Yogesh Joshi is Assistant Editor at Hindustan Times. He covers politics, security, development and human rights from Western Maharashtra.
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UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2020 06:00 PM IST
In Mumbai, the sero survey revealed presence of antibodies in 57% of those surveyed in slums and 16% in non-slums.
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2020 04:34 PM IST
The Centre on August 4 issued transfer orders for Ram to join the Prime Minister’s Office as deputy secretary.
UPDATED ON AUG 06, 2020 04:29 PM IST
Despite serving for a brief period, Nilangekar was for a long time remained a political force in Latur district, his hometown, and Marathwada region, says Chitra Lele, professor, political science at SNDT University
Real on-the-field experience will help me with the bigger canvas of PMO’s office, says Naval Kishore Ram
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2020 04:02 PM IST
In an order issued on Tuesday, Pune district collector Ram has been transferred to the Prime Minister’s Office as deputy secretary
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Abhay Khairnar and Yogesh Joshi
UPDATED ON AUG 05, 2020 11:13 AM IST
Shivajirao Patil Nilangekar led Maharashtra as a Chief minister between the years 1985-1986.
PUBLISHED ON AUG 04, 2020 07:23 PM IST
UPDATED ON AUG 04, 2020 04:27 PM IST
According to Ram, July this year saw 17 persons who were brought dead, 144 persons dying unnatural death and 384 natural deaths. “The figures were relatively low compared to last year where 35 were brought dead, those who died unnatural deaths were 216, while natural deaths 331,” said Ram.
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2020 04:14 PM IST
Case registered at Chatuhshrungi police is based on the complaint filed by Yuvraj Dhamale, a developer and brother of Kakade’s wife Usha Kakade, states that alleged life threats were given to him by Kakades in 2018
PUBLISHED ON AUG 02, 2020 12:16 AM IST
UPDATED ON JUL 28, 2020 12:23 PM IST
Officials from district administration on Monday held a meeting with representatives of Indian Medical Association (IMA), management of nursing homes, doctors and nursing bureaus to discuss with them the possibility of bringing their facilities in Covid-19 network as part of boosting health infrastructure to tackle the pandemic.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Yogesh Joshi | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON JUL 27, 2020 03:10 PM IST
The clarification came a day after CEO Adar Poonawalla tweeted saying the company would “keep more than enough” doses of the Covid-19 vaccine for the Parsis, the community he belongs to.
PMC’s three-pronged strategy during lockdown - 100 per cent contact tracing, testing and increasing bed capacity
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2020 04:16 PM IST
PMC data till the first week of July suggested that the source of infection among 21.35% cases was unknown
Did resistance to lockdown being pushed by other IAS officials and politicians cost Gaikwad his job as civic chief?
UPDATED ON JUL 12, 2020 04:28 PM IST
Decision to transfer Gaikwad is wrong. He has been made a scapegoat. I feel the transfer was for political reasons, says Pune MP Girish Bapat
UPDATED ON JUL 12, 2020 04:24 PM IST
Calling the lockdown as an ad hoc approach and confusion between opening up and restrictions, Sahasrabuddhe in his letter to the chief minister said the government is taking decisions arbitrarily with “safe-play”
Maratha politics: Wadettiwar offers to give up charge over ‘Sarthi’, says he is targeted for being OBC
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2020 04:23 PM IST
The minister said he will write to chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday to relinquish him from heading Sarthi and hand it over to other minister to “avoid further politics”.
PUBLISHED ON JUL 03, 2020 12:25 AM IST
UPDATED ON JUL 02, 2020 04:10 PM IST
Every Ashadhi Ekadashi, an 11th lunar day of Ashadha month which is considered auspicious, incumbent chief minister offers mahapuja at Lord Vitthal Temple
Hindustan Times, Pune/Mumbai | By Yogesh Joshi and Faisal Malik | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
UPDATED ON JUN 27, 2020 07:36 PM IST
The Congress party, led by its former president Rahul Gandhi, has been taking jibes at the Centre since the June 15 violent face-off between Indian and Chinese troops in eastern Ladakh’s Galwan Valley.
UPDATED ON JUN 17, 2020 07:05 PM IST
Maha Vikas Aghadi contemplates to fill the 12 seats that fell vacant from Governor’s quota earlier this month.
By Nadeem Inamdar and Yogesh Joshi, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JUN 04, 2020 07:08 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Yogesh Joshi and Jigar Hindocha
UPDATED ON JUN 04, 2020 04:13 PM IST
There were reports of trees falling, tin sheds being blown away and electric poles collapsing across Pune district, as the cyclone moved further towards north Maharashtra
UPDATED ON JUN 01, 2020 04:25 PM IST
Gaikwad will also redraw the containment zone map, adding a few more areas and removing those where cases have reduced
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Yogesh Joshi and Dheeraj Bengrut
UPDATED ON MAY 29, 2020 04:14 PM IST
No emergency procedures, including deliveries, should be delayed for lack of test, reads clause number nine of ICMR protocol
Serum Institute confident of manufacturing Covid vaccine’s 100 million doses if trials establish efficacy
UPDATED ON MAY 28, 2020 04:08 PM IST
Serum Institute has currently joined hands with various global pharmaceutical institutes and firms in efforts to produce a vaccine for Covid-19
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2020 04:17 PM IST
According to these hospitals, a few hundred nurses, especially from Kerala, have resigned and returned home during lockdown as they feared contagion
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2020 04:06 PM IST
Till last week, the locality with 60,000 population had reported just one positive case
UPDATED ON MAY 17, 2020 04:28 PM IST
Chavan alleged that both the Centre and the Maharashtra government have been ‘frugal’ in refusing to spend money in taking the migrants back home
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2020 05:42 PM IST
Beds will be dispatched to some of the 74 facilities across the city that faces shortage, civic official said.
From agony to hope: Homebound migrant workers on foot find solace at makeshift shelters in Pune district
UPDATED ON MAY 14, 2020 04:18 PM IST
The makeshift camp at a marriage hall in Chandoli near Khed is among 39 such centres that the district administration has set up with the help of local gram panchayats
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Dheeraj Bengrut and Yogesh Joshi
UPDATED ON MAY 12, 2020 04:05 PM IST
With MIDC reopening, workers decide to stay put; dist collector calls this a positive, encouraging sign