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PMC hires vehicles for garbage transport

Published on Sep 24, 2023 12:29 AM IST

The civic body had in the past hired 150 vehicles to carry out the project. However, as 161 vehicles from PMC-owned fleet are older than 15 years, often they are not used for garbage transport hire additional vehicles for garbage transport instead of increasing its fleet

There are currently 698 PMC-owned vehicles used for garbage transport within the city. (REPRESENTATIVE PHOTO)

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Published on Sep 24, 2023 12:29 AM IST

Drone carrying 500gm heroin seized from Amritsar

A BSF spokesperson said during the evening hours, the troops on duty intercepted the movement of a suspected drone near Mahawa village.

The counter-intelligence (CI) wing of Punjab Police and the Border Security force (BSF) on Saturday recovered a small Chinese drone and 500 gm heroin near Mahawa village of Amritsar. (HT Photo)
Published on Sep 24, 2023 12:28 AM IST
By, Amritsar

Farmers’ bodies call 3-day ‘rail roko’ in Punjab from Sept 28

The decision was announced by Sarwan Singh Pandher, the Kisan Mazdoor Sangharsh Committee general secretary, following a meeting of representatives of 19 farmers’ bodies.

Greater Noida, India- June 13, 2023: Farmers of 40 villages have been protesting for 50 days against the Greater Noida Authority, demanding better rehabilitation and compensation for their land acquired for planned development, in Greater Noida, India, on Tuesday, June 13, 2023. (Photo by Sunil Ghosh / Hindustan Times)
Published on Sep 24, 2023 12:27 AM IST
ByPress Trust of India, Chandigarh

Telecaller firm staffer allegedly assaulted for asking about salary

Chhaya Yadav, a resident of Thane West, worked as a telecaller with a Naupada-based firm, Rex Source Recruitment, and resigned from her position on Friday. On Saturday, she went to the office to collect her original PAN and salary for working with the company for over a month

Thane, India - September,23, 2023: Chhaya Yadav at naupada Police station for complaint launching, an employee of Rex Source Recruitment Firm, was verbally abused and severely beaten up by the employees when she demanded her pan card back to leave the job ,in Thane, in Mumbai, India, on, Saturday, September, 23, 2023. ( Praful Gangurde / HT Photo )
Published on Sep 24, 2023 12:24 AM IST
ByRutuja Gaidhani

F1 to MotoGP, the Buddh ends decade-long drought

The buzz is back at the circuit in Greater Noida that hosted three Formula One races from 2011 to 2013

Ducati Lenovo Team Italian rider Francesco Bagnaia (1), Repsol Honda Team Spanish rider Marc Marquez (93), Repsol Honda Team Spanish rider Joan Mir (36), Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP Team French rider Fabio Quartararo (20) during the sprint race at the Grand Prix of India(PTI)
Published on Sep 24, 2023 12:21 AM IST
By, Greater Noida

Fire at Dadar building kills famous psychiatrist

Rajesh Bhapkar, an excise officer who lives in the flat below, said, “I was working out when someone from above came and informed me that there was smoke on the thirteenth floor. We went up, opened the window in the corridor and banged on the doors of the two flats but there was no response. Then we called the watchman, who said it was possibly smoke from a mosquito coil”

The residents were finally alerted by a stranger who rushed to the building after seeing smoke emanating from it. The fire brigade was then called while the watchman went to every flat to tell residents to evacuate. Dr Patkar’s neighbour in 1301 was not present at the time of the fire, but after returning, came to an unscathed house (Bhushan Koyande/HT Photo)
Published on Sep 24, 2023 12:18 AM IST
BySabah Virani

Custodial death case: Court orders CBI to appoint special public prosecutor, woman prosecutor

A special court in Mumbai has ordered the CBI to appoint a special public prosecutor and a woman public prosecutor for the trial of three police officers involved in the custodial death of Altaf Kadir Shaikh in 2009. The court stated that the directions of the Bombay high court regarding the appointment of special public prosecutors in custodial death cases must be followed. The police officers were booked for allegedly causing Shaikh's death while in their custody.

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Updated on Sep 24, 2023 12:16 AM IST

Sextortion mastermind arrested in Rajasthan

39-year-old man arrested in Bharatpur, Rajasthan for alleged involvement in sextortion cases. Accused is mastermind behind sextortion gang in his village. Gang used multiple mobile numbers, phones, and bank accounts to extort money. They also cut CCTV wires in ATMs to avoid detection.

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Updated on Sep 24, 2023 12:15 AM IST
ByVinay Dalvi

27-year-old engineer gets 10-year jail term for raping minor girlfriend

A 27-year-old engineer from Mumbai has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually assaulting and harassing his minor girlfriend in 2015. The court found him guilty after the girl testified that they had a physical relationship.

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Updated on Sep 24, 2023 12:15 AM IST
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