alibaug: Pandemic property boom: Beachside Maharashtra village house goes for Rs 80 crore | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Across the Mumbai harbour, the pandemic and the resultant lockdown have led to a property boom in the sleepy coastal town of Alibaug. In probably the biggest deal in the town, a 6-acre beachfront home has been sold for Rs 80 crore in Awas village of Alibaug. The sprawling property, owned by a Parsi …

Read more

CBI chief a ‘potential subject’ in cop transfers: Maharashtra govt in HC | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: CBI director Subodh Jaiswal could himself be considered a “potential subject’’ for investigation in its probe into police transfers and postings during former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh’s tenure, the Maharashtra government said before the Bombay HC on Thursday. Jaiswal was director general of police from 2019 to December 2020, and also vice-chairperson and …

Read more

Active Covid cases dip below 2 lakh after 218 days | India News – Times of India

Active Covid cases in India dropped below 2 lakh on Saturday for the first time in 218 days since the early days of the second wave. A day after Dussehra and Vijayadashami celebrations, India reported 14,060 fresh cases as against 19,286 recoveries (with Jharkhand numbers not available till midnight). The count of active cases in …

Read more

thackeray: Centre trying to defame Maharashtra with drug hauls, celebrities arrests: Uddhav | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Daring BJP to topple his government, Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday accused the Centre of defaming the state with drug hauls and arrest of celebrities. “At a time when companies are leaving China, and Maharashtra is trying to attract them, even during the pandemic, they are trying to defame the state by …

Read more

India logs 19,000 fresh Covid cases, sees slight increase in last 2 days | India News – Times of India

On Wednesday India saw 19,156 fresh covid cases and 245 deaths. For the past two days, there has been a slight increase in cases. It might be the usual weekday effect (cases tend to increase after Monday) or because of the ongoing Durga puja. Only a handful of districts are now reporting over a hundread …

Read more

Maharashtra pays Rs 330 crore for power as deficit rises | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government has spent more than Rs 330 crore on purchasing electricity from the open market to bridge the demand-supply gap caused by coal shortage. Energy minister Nitin Raut on Tuesday said the state is facing a shortfall of 3,500-4,000MW of electricity, and blamed the “mismanagement and a lack of planning” on the …

Read more

Never felt I am no longer chief minister: Fadnavis | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said that because of people’s love, he did not feel that he had ceased to be the chief minister of Maharashtra. He was speaking at a public event in Navi Mumbai. “People never made me feel that I am not the chief minister. I still feel that I …

Read more

Daily cases fall to 13,000 as Maharashtra, Kerala show dip | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Fresh cases of Covid in India fell to a 224-day low with just over 13,000 infections recorded on Monday, as major states such as Kerala and Maharashtra reported a sharp dip in numbers. India recorded 13,168 new infections on Monday (with data from Jharkhand yet to come in), the lowest daily total since …

Read more

CBI searching Anil Deshmukh premises in leak of purported PE report | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: CBI conducting searches at premises of former state home minister Anil Deshmukh in a case connected with a leak of purported CBI preliminary enquiry (PE) report giving Deshmukh a clean chit during initial stage. Earlier CBI had arrested Deshmukh’s lawyer Anand Daga and CBI sub-inspector Abhishek Tiwari in the case. Tiwari was part of …

Read more

Anil Deshmukh: Money laundering case; CBI raids premises of former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Monday conducted searches in the premises of former Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh in Nagpur in connection with the alleged money laundering case. CBI in its FIR said former Maharashtra home minister’s lawyer Anand Daga bribed CBI inspector Abhishek Tiwari by giving him an iPhone (12 …

Read more