Maharashtra

Mumbai: Veteran actress and social activist Shabana Azmi will be felicitated by Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak at a business leaders’ conclave here. Shabana tweeted, “Off to Kuala Lumpur for The Economic Times Asian Business Leaders Conclave where I’m being felicitated by Prime Minister of Malaysia. Honoured.” The actress, 67, left for the event on Tuesday …

Gadchiroli (Maharashtra): A CRPF constable was killed and two of his colleagues injured when Maoists opened fire on a joint team of the paramilitary forces and Maharashtra Police in Gadchiroli district, an official said on Monday. The attack took place on Sunday around 1950 hours in the Talwar Garh area. Constable Manjunath Lakkannavar, 31, a resident …

Mumbai:  India’s Manushi Chhillar, who made the country proud by winning the Miss World 2017 and landed here to a warm welcome, thanked fans for showering her with love. “I thank each and every one who came to welcome me. It was overwhelming and I am grateful for your support. Thank you for showering me …

Thane (Maharashtra):  The overnight toll in a building collapse here on Friday shot up to four, with the body of a woman recovered from the debris on early Saturday, an official said. The official from the city police control said with the recovery of the woman’s body, the toll has risen to four. On Friday, the …

Thane: At least one person lost his life and several persons are feared trapped under the debris of a three-storeyed building which collapsed in Bhiwandi powerloom town on Friday, an official said. According to the Disaster Management Unit of Thane, the building collapsed around 0900 hours, in K.G. Nagar, Navi Basti. ALSO READ: Nagpur: Sri Lanka …

Mumbai:  Moved by a photograph showing an Indian elephant and her baby desperately trying to outrun flaming projectiles being thrown at them by a mob, Academy Award winning actress Anjelica Huston has urged India’s tourism ministry to ban elephant rides. Huston has sent a letter to the tourism ministry on behalf of animal rights organisation People …

Bengaluru: Police personnel have been posted outside the residence of Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone’s parents here following threats over her role in the Hindi film “Padmavati”, the police said on Tuesday. “Two police personnel have been deployed outside Deepika Padukone’s parents home in J.C. Nagar (northern suburb),” Inspector Girish Naik of J.C. Nagar Police Station stated. …

Ahmednagar (Maharashtra):  All three accused in the sensational gang-rape and murder of a minor schoolgirl in Kopardi in July 2016, have been found guilty by a special court here on Saturday. Vijayalaxmi Khopade, the lawyer for one of the accused, said that the verdict was delivered by Ahmednagar District and Sessions Judge Suvarna Keole under the …