5 stories from Mumbai you shouldn’t missmumbai Updated: Apr 05, 2017 16:45 IST
After Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath’s decision to waive farmers’ loans in the state, the Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party-led Opposition parties have upped the ante over its demand for a Rs30,000 crore farm-loan waiver in Maharashtra.
The number of deaths caused by H1N1 virus has significantly increased compared to last year. A total of 85 deaths caused by H1N1 have been reported in the state since January as compared to 25 deaths in 2016, according to state officials.
A five-acre wetland patch along the Thane-Nashik highway, next to Kharegaon creek, has been destroyed through the dumping of debris by unidentified people on Wednesday.
In a matter that was being debated for more than four years, India’s leading bariatric surgeon, Dr Ramen Goel, heaved a sigh of relief after his stand was vindicated by the state consumer commission in a judgement on March 17.
A 23-year-old youth jumped off from the 19th floor of a five-star hotel, allegedly under the influence of alcohol on Monday evening.