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Twitter suspends singer Abhijeet's new account too
May 30, 2017 12:01 IST
By Naina Arora
what happened: His new account with the handle @singerabhijeet was up on Monday morning and suspended by night.
what it means: On May 23, Twitter suspended his account over offensive remarks targeted at some women users. In a video posted on his new Twitter account, he said: "People are trying to suppress my voice."
what next: He announced the news of the suspension of his account on Facebook.
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Matron booked for cruelty to 8-year-old girl in Mumbai
May 30, 2017 11:26 IST
By Pratik Salunke
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what happened: Cops booked a matron of a children’s home who beat up a 8-year-old and made her lick her own vomit.
what it means: The girl was beaten and made to lick vomit, after other girls from the children’s home told matron Sunita Pawar that the child was taking too much time in the toilet.
what next: Pawar has been booked under section 75 of the Juvenile Justice Act.
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Jumping spider, last found in Myanmar 122 years ago, spotted
May 30, 2017 11:20 IST
By Badri Chatterjee
(Rajesh Sanap)
what happened: Piranthus decorus, a jumping spider, last found 122-years ago in Myanmar, was spotted in Mumbai.
what it means: Independent researcher Rajesh Sanap, had photographed a male specimen of the spider first in 2015 in Aarey Milk Colony. During surveys in 2016, a female spider was found in the same locality.
what next: Results have been accepted for publication in Acta Arachnologica, a Japanese journal of Arachnology.
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One dead as truck hits stationary van on Sion-Panvel highway
May 30, 2017 11:15 IST
By Pranab Jyoti Bhuyan
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what happened: A 45-year-old woman died and another injured after three vehicles collided on Sion-Panvel highway.
what it means: Indira Mhatre and Madhuri Bhoir, 40, were on their way to Pen in a pick-up van to buy vegetables for their shop, when the mishap happened in which Mahtre died.
what next: Police have registered a case at Kalamboli police station.
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