Mumbai, Nov 9 (PTI) Following are the top stories from the Western Region at 1700 HRS.

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BOM12 MH-ARNAB-LD BAIL HC refuses interim bail to Arnab, asks him to move lower court Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Monday refused to grant interim bail to Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami and two others in a 2018 case of abetment of suicide of an interior designer.

BOM10 MH-COURT-ARNAB Arnab Goswami files bail plea in Alibaug sessions court Mumbai: Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, arrested in connection with the alleged suicide of an interior designer, on Monday filed a bail application before the sessions court at Alibaug in Maharashtra's Raigad district.

BOM5 MH-ARNAB-GOVERNOR Maha Guv speaks to Deshmukh over Arnab's security, health Mumbai: Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has spoken to state Home Minister Anil Deshmukh over phone to convey his concern over the security and health of Republic TV Editor-in-Chief Arnab Goswami, who was arrested last week in connection with an abetment to suicide case.

BOM1 MP-ACCIDENT 7 killed, 5 injured as jeep collides with truck in MP Satna: Seven members of a family, including a child, were killed and five others injured when their jeep collided with a dumper-truck in Madhya Pradesh's Satna district on Monday morning, police said.

BOM13 MH-NCB-RAMPAL Actor Arjun Rampal summoned by NCB after search at home Mumbai: The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Monday carried out a search at the residence of actor Arjun Rampal here as part of it probe into alleged drug use in Bollywood and also asked him to appear before the agency on November 11, a police official said.

BOM4 MH-MUMBAI-FIRECRACKERS Mumbai civic body bans firecrackers, fireworks ahead of Diwali Mumbai: The Shiv Sena-led Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Monday announced a ban on use of firecrackers and fireworks in the city, ahead of Diwali, saying the step was being taken to check coronavirus spread.

BOM6 MP-BYPOLLS-COUNTING MP bypolls vote count on Tues; Scindia, Nath prestige at stake Bhopal: The effect of the Jyotiraditya Scindia factor in the changed political scenario in Madhya Pradesh will be known when the votes polled for by-elections to 28 Assembly seats in the state will be counted on Tuesday.

BOM3 GJ-BYPOLLS-COUNTING Counting of votes for Gujarat bypolls on Tuesday Ahmedabad: The popularity of former Congress MLAs who joined the BJP will be decided when votes polled for by- elections to eight Assembly constituencies in Gujarat will be counted on Tuesday.

BOM7 CG-BYPOLL-COUNTING C'garh: Counting of votes for Marwahi bypoll on Tuesday Raipur: Counting of votes for the bypoll to Chhattisgarh's Marwahi Assembly seat, which was a bastion of former chief minister Ajit Jogi, will be held on Tuesday.

BES5 MP-CAR-DEATHS MP: Car rams into tree, falls into well in Chhatarpur, 3 dead Chhatarpur (MP), Nov 9 (PTI) Three persons were killed on Monday when their car fell into a well along Khajuraho- Binaganaj road, about 40 kilometres from Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur district headquarters, police said.

Khajuraho sub divisional officer of police Manmohan Singh Baghel said the incident occurre BES3 MH-SAAMANA-BIHAR Change of guard will take place in Bihar: Shiv Sena Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Monday said the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD)-led alliance will win the Bihar Assembly elections.

BES2 MH-EARTHQUAKE Maha: Mild earthquake in Palghar; no casualty Palghar: An earthquake of magnitude 3.4 was experienced in Maharashtra's Palghar district on Monday morning, an official said. PTI RSY RSY