Mumbai, Nov 12 (PTI) Following are the top stories from the Western Region at 1700 HRS.

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BOM2 MH-NAVY-LD SUBMARINE Indian Navy's fifth Scorpene class submarine Vagir launched Mumbai: Indian Navy's fifth Scorpene class submarine Vagir, having superior stealth features like the advanced acoustic absorption technique, was launched on Thursday at the Mazagon Dock in south Mumbai.

BOM5 GJ-SHAH-BORDERS More development in border areas under Modi regime: Shah Dhordo (Guj): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday said infrastructure development in the country's border areas in last six years of the Narendra Modi government has been much more than in the previous 50 years.

LGB1 MH-COURT-YES BANK-BAIL Yes Bank case: Rana Kapoor's daughter Roshni gets bail Mumbai: A magistrate court here on Thursday granted bail to Yes Bank founder Rana Kapoors daughter Roshni Kapoor, an accused in the Yes Bank fraud case linked to DHFL, after she appeared before the court in response to summons issued to her.

BOM3 MH-COURT-ARNAB-ABA Cop 'assault': Arnab pre-arrest bail plea adjourned to Nov 23 Mumbai: A sessions court here has adjourned till November 23 the hearing into the pre-arrest bail plea of Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami and his wife in a case registered against them by Mumbai Police for allegedly assaulting a woman police officer.

BOM4 MH-NCB-RAMPAL-PARTNER Arjun Rampal's partner appears before NCB for 2nd day Mumbai: Actor Arjun Rampals partner Gabriella Demetriades appeared before the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) here for the second day on Thursday as part of its probe into the alleged drug use in Bollywood, an official said.

LGB2 MH-COURT-KOCHHAR-BAIL Money laundering: Court rejects Deepak Kochhar's bail plea Mumbai: A special court here on Thursday rejected the default bail plea of businessman Deepak Kochhar, husband of former ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar and an accused in money laundering case.

LGB3 MP-HC-EKTA-FIR HC declines to quash FIR against Ekta Kapoor over web series Indore: The Madhya Pradesh High Court bench here has dismissed a petition of TV producer Ekta Kapoor seeking that a case filed against her for alleged objectionable content in web series 'XXX season 2' be quashed.

BES4 MH-KAMALA MILLS-BJP Maha govt should move HC in Kamala Mills fire case: Shelar Mumbai: Two days after a Mumbai court discharged two owners of Kamala Mills Compound here in connection with a fire in the premises in 2017, BJP MLA Ashish Shelar on Thursday said the Maharashtra government should move the Bombay High Court against those accused in the case.

BES3 MH-DRUG-TENNIS BALLS Maha: 3 held for bid to lob drug-filled tennis balls in jail Pune: Three persons were arrested while they were allegedly planning to lob tennis balls filled with marijuana in Kalamba jail in Maharashtra's Kolhapur district for an associate lodged there, an official said on Thursday.

BES2 MH-MLC POLLS-NCP NCP fields Satish Chavan, Arun Lad for MLC polls Mumbai: The NCP on Thursday named Satish Chavan as its Aurangabad division candidate for the biennial election to the graduates' constituency of the Maharashtra Legislative Council.

BES10 MH-VIRUS-THANE CASES Maha: Thane district's COVID-19 tally up by 571; 13 more die Thane: The COVID-19 caseload in Maharashtra's Thane district reached 2,17,465, after 571 persons tested positive for the infection, an official said on Thursday. PTI RSY RSY