BOM9 MH-LD COLLAPSE Maha: Death toll in Bhiwandi building collapse rises to 39 Thane: The death toll in the Bhiwandi building collapse in Maharashtra rose to 39 on Wednesday, with the recovery of 14 more bodies overnight, police said.
BOM22 MH-MUMBAI-2ND LD RAINS Heavy rains cause waterlogging in Mumbai, disrupt traffic Mumbai: Heavy rains lashed Mumbai overnight, leaving many parts of the metropolis in waist deep water and disrupting rail and road traffic on Wednesday, officials said.
BOM6 MH-RAINS-LD IMD Mumbai suburbs get over 280 mm rain in 24 hours: IMD Mumbai: Mumbai received one of the highest showers in the last 24 hours of this monsoon season and more rainfall is likely in the city and suburbs on Wednesday, MeT officials said.
BOM21 MH-MUMBAI-RAINS-LIFT Rain in Mumbai: Two security guards drown in flooded lift Mumbai: Two security guards died after getting stuck in a flooded lift in the basement of a building in central Mumbai on Wednesday morning, the police said.
BOM15 MH-MUMBAI RAINS-MINISTER Mumbai rains: Five teams of NDRF on standby,says Maha minister Mumbai: Five teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are on standby in view of heavy rains that have lashed Mumbai, Thane and Palghar districts and caused water- logging in many areas, Maharashtra Relief and Rehabilitation Minister Vijay Wadettiwar said on Wednesday.
BOM11 MH-VACCINE-TRIAL Mumbai: KEM Hospital starts trials of Covishield vaccine Mumbai: The civic-run King Edward Memorial (KEM) Hospital in Mumbai on Wednesday began phase II and III trials of the Oxford Covishield vaccine for COVID-19, an official said.
BOM7 MH-RAINS-HC Bombay High Court suspends hearings due to heavy rains Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday suspended its hearings scheduled for the day, including all virtual hearings, in view of the heavy rainfall in the city and suburbs.
BOM10 MH-HC-RHEA-PLEA I am innocent, subjected to witch-hunt: Rhea in bail plea Mumbai: Actress Rhea Chakraborty, arrested in a drugs case related to actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death, has said in her bail plea filed in the Bombay High Court that she is innocent and NCB is 'deliberately' trying to invoke stringent charges against her and her family.
BOM16 MH-KASHYAP-FIR FIR against director Anurag Kashyap after actress alleges rape Mumbai: Mumbai Police have registered an FIR against filmmaker Anurag Kashyap after actress Payal Ghosh accused him of raping her in 2013, an official said on Wednesday.
BOM18 MH-REMDESIVIR-TOPE Remdesivir batch withdrawn due to inferior quality: Maha govt Mumbai: A batch of Remdesivir for treatment of COVID- 19 patients has been withdrawn in view of 'sub-standard quality' of the medicine, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Wednesday.
BOM17 MH-DRUGS-LD NCB Drugs probe: Film producer Madhu Mantena reaches NCB office Mumbai: Film producer Madhu Mantena reached the NCB guest house here on Wednesday to record his statement in connection with the agency's probe into the alleged Bollywood-drugs nexus, an official said.
BOM13 CG-VIRUS-HOSPITALS C'garh: Private hospitals overcharging patients to face action Raipur: The Chhattisgarh government has warned of action against private hospitals if they overcharge COVID-19 patients, an official said on Wednesday.
BOM19 MP-TIGER-CUBS MP: 2 tigresses give birth to 5 cubs in Panna Tiger Reserve Panna: Two tigresses have given birth to five cubs in Madhya Pradesh's Panna Tiger Reserve, taking the total number of striped animals in the habitat to 58, an official said on Wednesday.
BOM14 MH-STREET VENDOR-SUICIDE Street vendor facing cash crunch since lockdown ends life Mumbai: A 60-year-old 'vada pav' seller, whose stall was shut since the coronavirus-induced lockdown in March, allegedly committed suicide by jumping from his house on the sixth floor of a building here, police said on Wednesday.
BOM20 MH-TIGRESS Tigress captured in Maha forest division after killing woman Mumbai: A tigress, which recently killed a woman in the Pandharkawda forest division in Yavatmal district of Maharashtra, was captured alive on Wednesday, an official statement said.
LGB1 GJ-COURT-HARDIK Guj govt opposes Hardik's plea for relief in bail condition Ahmedabad: The Gujarat government has opposed Congress leader Hardik Patel's application filed in a sessions court here seeking temporary suspension of his bail condition that restricts him from leaving the state.
BES11 CG-NAXAL-INFORMER C'garh: Naxals kill man on suspicion of being police informer Sukma: A 22-year-old man was killed by naxals on suspicion of being a police informer in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Sukma district, the police said on Wednesday.
BES2 MH-VIRUS-THANE Maha: Thane COVID-19 tally rises to 1,61,659 Thane: The COVID-19 tally in Thane has gone up to 1,61,659 with the addition 1,406 new cases in the Maharashtra district, an official said on Wednesday. PTI RSY RSY