BOM5 GJ-MLA-LD RESIGN Another Gujarat Congress MLA resigns ahead of RS polls Ahmedabad: In a fresh jolt to the Congress ahead of the Rajya Sabha polls in Gujarat, its MLA Brijesh Merja on Friday resigned from the Assembly membership, becoming the third legislator of the opposition party to quit this week.
BOM7 MH-CYCLONE-UDDHAV Maha CM visits cyclone-hit Raigad; announces Rs 100-crore aid Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday announced financial assistance of Rs 100 crore for Raigad district, which bore the brunt of cyclone 'Nisarga' three days ago.
BOM2 MH-VIRUS-MUMBAI-GROWTH Average daily COVID-19 case growth rate down in Mumbai: BMC Mumbai: With a trend of steady decline in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai, the average daily growth rate of infections has gone down, claimed officials of the city civic body, spearheading the metropolis's response to the pandemic.
BOM8 MH-LOCKDOWN-GOVT STAFF Govt staff must report to work once a week or face pay cut Mumbai: he Maharashtra government on Friday said it was mandatory for government employees to be present in office once a week during the COVID-19 lockdown, failing which they will have to face salary cut.
BOM9 MP-VIRUS-DEATH-DELAY MP health dept reports death of COVID-19 man two months later Indore: Questions are being raised over the functioning of the Madhya Pradesh health department after it reported the death of a COVID-19 patient in Indore almost two months after that person had succumbed to the infection.
LGB1 MH-HC-LOCKDOWN-PETS Pets can be taken outside for walks: Maha govt tells HC Mumbai: Pet owners in Maharashtra have been allowed to take their animals outside for walks during lockdown, the state government told the Bombay High Court on Friday.
BOM1 MH-CYCLONE-DAMAGE Calm after storm: Long road to recovery for cyclone-hit people By Dnyanesh Chavan Alibaug: Roofless houses, collapsed walls, uprooted trees and despair on faces of people - all these collectively tell the story of devastation and misery caused by the cyclonic storm 'Nisarga' that battered coastal villages of Maharashtra's Raigad district.
BOM6 MH-VIRUS-SUICIDE Elderly man commits suicide over fear of contracting COVID-19 Mumbai: The fear of contracting COVID-19 infection allegedly led a 65-year-old man to commit suicide in Maharashtra's Beed district, police said on Friday.
BES10 CG-POWER-COMPENSATION Chhattisgarh consumers to get compensation for power cuts Raipur: People will be entitled for compensation if they are made to face prolonged power cuts in Chhattisgarh, the state electricity regulator said on Friday.
BES9 MH-VIRUS-EXAMS-MINISTER Decision to hold medical exams taken after talks: Deshmukh Pune: Maharashtra minister Amit Deshmukh on Friday said that the decision to conduct under-graduate and post- graduate examinations of the MUHS was taken only after detailed discussions and consultations on the issue.
BES2 GA-VIRUS-INQUIRY Goa CM to probe incident of COVID-19 patient skipping test Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has said he would conduct an inquiry into the incident where a woman managed to skip the mandatory COVID-19 test upon her arrival from Mumbai and but later tested positive for the infection.
BES8 CG-TOURISM-BAGHEL Baghel seeks Centre nod for 'Ram Van Gaman Path' tourism plan Raipur: Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has urged the Centre to approve the concept proposal for 'Ram Van Gaman Path' tourism circuit in the state under Swadesh Darshan Scheme, an official said on Friday. PTI RSY RSY