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From 61 donations in 2018 and 63 in 2019, the number has come down to 39 organ donations this year(HT PHOTO)

Covid takes its toll on organ donations in 2020

By Namrata Devikar | Hindustan Times, Pune
PUBLISHED ON DEC 28, 2020 04:35 PM IST
The total number of transplants done in 2020, till December 24 stood at 79, even as experts note that there is more awareness among families
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A health worker takes test tubes with plasma and blood samples after a separation process in a centrifuge during a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination study at the Research Centers of America.(REUTERS)
A health worker takes test tubes with plasma and blood samples after a separation process in a centrifuge during a coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination study at the Research Centers of America.(REUTERS)

Pune hospitals find plasma therapy effective in moderate Covid-19 patients

By Steffy Thevar | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON OCT 26, 2020 03:27 PM IST
ICMR study has found that this therapy is not as promising in bringing down the mortality rate
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Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray arrived at Solapur airport and headed by road towards Sangvi Khurd village.(HT Photo)
Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray arrived at Solapur airport and headed by road towards Sangvi Khurd village.(HT Photo)

Maharashtra: After criticism, CM Uddhav Thackeray starts touring flood-affected areas

By Dheeraj Bengrut | Hindustan Times, Solapur
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 11:27 AM IST
Heavy rain and floods claimed at least 48 lives in Maharashtra’s Pune, Aurangabad and Konkan divisions last week, while crops planted on lakhs of hectares were extensively damaged, leading to farmers demanding immediate relief
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With an installed capacity of 62.91GW, NTPC has 70 power stations and will arrange infrastructure facilities, such as land, water and electricity, for the manufacturing units.(REUTERS)
With an installed capacity of 62.91GW, NTPC has 70 power stations and will arrange infrastructure facilities, such as land, water and electricity, for the manufacturing units.(REUTERS)

NTPC plans industrial parks

By Utpal Bhaskar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON SEP 23, 2020 04:56 AM IST
State-run NTPC Ltd wants to attract energy-intensive manufacturing units with inducements and benefits as part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat or self-reliant India strategy.
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The accident occurred on the Pune-Solapur highway near Sheru Petrol Pump at Yavat.(Representational Photo)
The accident occurred on the Pune-Solapur highway near Sheru Petrol Pump at Yavat.(Representational Photo)

Car rams container truck in Pune, five killed

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune
PUBLISHED ON SEP 21, 2020 12:34 PM IST
The car was following the container truck, which came to an abrupt halt. The car rammed into the container truck and all five persons in the vehicle died on impact
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Prakash Ambedkar arrived at the Shivaji square where a large number of followers accompanied him to enter the temple. (Photo @VBAforIndia)
Prakash Ambedkar arrived at the Shivaji square where a large number of followers accompanied him to enter the temple. (Photo @VBAforIndia)

Prakash Ambedkar arrives in Pandharpur, leads march to reopen temples

By Nadeem Inamdar | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2020 02:54 PM IST
The local administration at Pandharpur has put up checkpoints at entry and exit points to the temple town while barricading the roads leading to Lord Vitthal temple in view of the agitation by the Vanchit Bahujan Aaghadi (VBA).
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To prevent anyone entering into the temple town, state transport bus service has been suspended in Pandharpur for a day.(PTI Photo (Representative Image))
To prevent anyone entering into the temple town, state transport bus service has been suspended in Pandharpur for a day.(PTI Photo (Representative Image))

Pandharpur police barricade roads leading to the temple

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune, Pune
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2020 05:59 AM IST
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Yediyurappa said RORO is a hassle-free and environment-friendly service.(@BSYBJP/Twitter Phot o)
Yediyurappa said RORO is a hassle-free and environment-friendly service.(@BSYBJP/Twitter Phot o)

Karnataka CM flags off first ever RORO train between Bengaluru and Maharashtra’s Solapur

By Asian News International | Posted by Kanishka Sarkar | Bengaluru
UPDATED ON AUG 30, 2020 07:42 PM IST
“Roll-On-Roll-Off (RORO) service is hassle-free, reduces accidents on the road, is environment friendly, and presents a win-win situation to truck operators and industries,” Yediyurappa said in a tweet.
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Vinayak Deshmukh, assistant inspector general of police (law and order) confirmed that a total of 8,894 infected policemen have recovered from the viral disease and most of them have joined duty.(HT PHOTO.)
Vinayak Deshmukh, assistant inspector general of police (law and order) confirmed that a total of 8,894 infected policemen have recovered from the viral disease and most of them have joined duty.(HT PHOTO.)

Three more cops succumb to Covid-19 in Maharashtra, death toll in force rises to 118

By Vijay Kumar Yadav | Edited by Sohini Sarkar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON AUG 10, 2020 06:54 PM IST
Nearly 240 fresh Covid-19 cases have also been reported in the Maharashtra police force in the last 24-hours.
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Places in Nanded, Hingoli, Parbhani, Jalna, Sangli and Aurangabad are also likely to receive light to moderate rain till Wednesday, the IMD said in its forecast on Saturday.(HT Photo)
Places in Nanded, Hingoli, Parbhani, Jalna, Sangli and Aurangabad are also likely to receive light to moderate rain till Wednesday, the IMD said in its forecast on Saturday.(HT Photo)

Rains lash Aurangabad, Solapur, Pune in Maharashtra

By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON AUG 02, 2020 02:00 PM IST
In the 24-hour period ending at 8.30 am on Sunday, Aurangabad received 86 mm downpour, Solapur-42 mm, Pune-26 mm, Ahmednagar-23 mm and Hingoli-17 mm, it said.
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The suspected forgery came to the notice of KCB after one of the victims arrived at the board office in December with an appointment letter(Getty Images)
The suspected forgery came to the notice of KCB after one of the victims arrived at the board office in December with an appointment letter(Getty Images)

Four arrested for duping two in Pune’s KCB

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON JUL 24, 2020 07:29 PM IST
Jadhav and Gurav have together duped four more men in a similar way
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At present, there are 1,40,395 active cases in the state, where so far,17,37,716 people have been tested for the viral disease.(REUTERS)
At present, there are 1,40,395 active cases in the state, where so far,17,37,716 people have been tested for the viral disease.(REUTERS)

Maharashtra adds 9,895 Covid-19 cases; 298 die, 6484 recover

By Press Trust of India| Posted by Susmita Pakrasi | Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JUL 23, 2020 09:24 PM IST
Maharashtra’s Covid-19 figures are as follows: Positive cases 3,47,502, new cases 9,895, deaths 12,854, discharged 1,94,253, active cases 1,40,395, people tested so far 17,37,716.
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Pawar is currently on a tour of Solapur as it has the highest Covid-19 case fatality rate in Maharashtra.(Rahul Raut/HT Photo)
Pawar is currently on a tour of Solapur as it has the highest Covid-19 case fatality rate in Maharashtra.(Rahul Raut/HT Photo)

‘Some think Covid-19 will vanish by building Ram Temple’: Pawar ahead of PM’s likely Ayodhya visit

By Abhay Khairnar | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON JUL 20, 2020 12:37 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to lay the foundation stone (bhumi pujan) for the Ram Temple on August 5, according to the priests of Ayodhya. Pawar is currently on a tour of Solapur as it has the highest Covid-19 case fatality rate in Maharashtra (6.85%).
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Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh announced on Saturday that bravery awards will be given to policemen working in the frontline of the battle against Covid-19, during a visit to Solapur district.(PTI PHOTO.)
Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh announced on Saturday that bravery awards will be given to policemen working in the frontline of the battle against Covid-19, during a visit to Solapur district.(PTI PHOTO.)

Maharashtra Police adds 150 new Covid-19 cases in 48 hours, another cop dies

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sohini Sarkar | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 28, 2020 06:43 PM IST
Barely three days ago, on Thursday, three more Maharashtra Police personnel had died of the infectious disease.
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Officials of the Pune customs department along with accused and the seized drugs.(HT PHOTO)
Officials of the Pune customs department along with accused and the seized drugs.(HT PHOTO)

Pune Customs seize drugs worth Rs2.10 crore

By Shalaka Shinde | Hindustan Times, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JUN 26, 2020 04:35 PM IST
The Customs officials raided the trucks at 4:30 pm on Naldurg-Solapur road, near Boramani village, Solapur.
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For the past three consecutive years, Pune has been receiving more than normal rainfall in June.(PRATHAM GOKHALE/ HT PHOTO)
For the past three consecutive years, Pune has been receiving more than normal rainfall in June.(PRATHAM GOKHALE/ HT PHOTO)

Pune gets its normal rainfall quota of June in just 20 days

By Jigar Hindocha | Hindustan Times, Pune
PUBLISHED ON JUN 21, 2020 04:29 PM IST
“There are three reasons due to which Pune has received more than normal rainfall in just 20 days, that is cyclonic rains due to Nisarga, good moisture incursion and normal onset of monsoon,” said Anupam Kashyapi, IMD director.
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Independent meteorologists, however, said present weather conditions over southern Maharashtra were not conducive enough to declare the onset of monsoon.(Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)
Independent meteorologists, however, said present weather conditions over southern Maharashtra were not conducive enough to declare the onset of monsoon.(Pratik Chorge/HT Photo)

Monsoon arrives in Maharashtra, coastal areas receive showers; Mumbai misses its date

By Badri Chatterjee | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JUN 11, 2020 04:09 PM IST
IMD said the monsoon onset line passes through Harnai in Ratnagiri district and Solapur district in southwest Maharashtra.
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The rise in cases in Aurangbad, Solapur, Nagpur, Malegaon in Nashik has caught the state machinery off guard. During his video conference on Sunday, chief minister Uddhav Thackeray directed the respective district and civic authorities to contain the cases.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)
The rise in cases in Aurangbad, Solapur, Nagpur, Malegaon in Nashik has caught the state machinery off guard. During his video conference on Sunday, chief minister Uddhav Thackeray directed the respective district and civic authorities to contain the cases.(Satyabrata Tripathy/HT Photo)

Dharavi records its biggest daily rise in Covid-19 cases

By Surendra P Gangan and Sagar Pillai | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2020 12:36 AM IST
In Dharavi, where roughly 800,000 people live in cramped houses and 12 people often share two-room tenements, four deaths were reported on Tuesday even as the total number of infected patients crossed 300 and stood at 330.
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Three persons were killed and two others injured after a car collided with a two-wheeler on the Pune-Solapur highway on Thursday, said police.(Representative Photo)
Three persons were killed and two others injured after a car collided with a two-wheeler on the Pune-Solapur highway on Thursday, said police.(Representative Photo)

Three killed, two injured after car tyre bursts on Pune-Solapur highway

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON NOV 01, 2019 04:33 PM IST
Two women suffered injuries in the mishap and were rushed to a nearby hospital, the official said
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The Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative bank was in September put under regulatory restrictions by the Reserve Bank of India following a Rs 4355 crore fraud.(HT file photo)
The Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative bank was in September put under regulatory restrictions by the Reserve Bank of India following a Rs 4355 crore fraud.(HT file photo)

73-yr-old dies of cardiac arrest in Maharashtra, family blames PMC crisis stress

By Revati Krishna | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON OCT 22, 2019 03:06 PM IST
Sadarangani is the fifth Punjab and Maharashtra Cooperative Bank account holder to have lost her life since it was put under regulatory restrictions by the Reserve Bank of India in September following a Rs 4355 crore fraud.
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The police are conducting an inquiry against the sub-inspector and Kadam. Kadam has been sent back to jail.(PTI PHOTO)
The police are conducting an inquiry against the sub-inspector and Kadam. Kadam has been sent back to jail.(PTI PHOTO)

EC finds Rs 53 lakh, jailed MLA in a flat in Thane

By Megha Pol | Hindustan Times, Thane
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2019 05:55 AM IST
Kadam has been in jail since August 2015 for his alleged involvement in the Annabhau Sathe cooperative scam.
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Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Monday slammed union home Amit Shah over his remarks questioning the former’s contribution to address Maharashtra’s farm distress.(PTI)
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Monday slammed union home Amit Shah over his remarks questioning the former’s contribution to address Maharashtra’s farm distress.(PTI)

‘Never been in jail’: Sharad Pawar on Amit Shah’s contribution question

By Faisal Malik | Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 17, 2019 07:36 PM IST
On September 1, Shah questioned Sharad Pawar’s contribution to address farmer distress in Maharashtra when the latter was a minister in the erstwhile UPA government at the Centre.
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The order was passed by a bench headed by Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice Bharati Dangre on September 5, published on Wednesday, based on a 2014 public interest litigation (PIL) filed by Solapur resident Balkrishna Kharade.(HT image)
The order was passed by a bench headed by Chief Justice Pradeep Nandrajog and Justice Bharati Dangre on September 5, published on Wednesday, based on a 2014 public interest litigation (PIL) filed by Solapur resident Balkrishna Kharade.(HT image)

Act against NHAI for excavation work inside bird sanctuary: Mumbai HC

By Badri Chatterjee | Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2019 01:16 AM IST
Based on previous HC directives, Vijay Hinge, then divisional forest officer (wildlife) Pune, Maharashtra forest department, had confirmed through an affidavit before the HC on October 30, 2014, that quarrying work was in fact carried out by NHAI and its concessionaire inside GIB Sanctuary.
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Amid the mass exodus from his party, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar will embark on a state-wide tour from September 17(Kunal Patil/HT Photo)
Amid the mass exodus from his party, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar will embark on a state-wide tour from September 17(Kunal Patil/HT Photo)

NCP chief Sharad Pawar to embark on Maharashtra tour

By Surendra P Gangan | Mumbai, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 13, 2019 10:38 PM IST
The party has witnessed a mass exodus from across the state. Its key leaders, who had enjoyed ministerial berths and were with the party since its inception two decades ago, have quit the party.
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The Shiv Sena on Monday kick-started the ‘Pratham Ti’ (she first) programme in Parbhani to reach out to the women across the state and address their issues.(Aalok Soni/HT PHOTO)
The Shiv Sena on Monday kick-started the ‘Pratham Ti’ (she first) programme in Parbhani to reach out to the women across the state and address their issues.(Aalok Soni/HT PHOTO)

Shiv Sena launches yet another programme to woo women voters

By Swapnil Rawal | Mumbai, Mumbai
UPDATED ON SEP 10, 2019 12:40 AM IST
The party has entrusted the charge of the ‘Pratham Ti’ programme to 20 women Sena leaders to hold phase-wise meetings across 25 districts of the state.
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The railways have also imposed speed restrictions in its ghats section between Mumbai and Pune, which was closed after heavy rainfall, landslides .(HT Photo)
The railways have also imposed speed restrictions in its ghats section between Mumbai and Pune, which was closed after heavy rainfall, landslides .(HT Photo)

Hit by Solapur work, trains from Mumbai to south India to resume by Aug 29

By Aroosa Ahmed | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 22, 2019 01:31 PM IST
Central Railway is in the process of doubling tracks between Wadsinge and Bhalwani in the Solapur division, due to which train speeds have been restricted at many points on the way.
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Despite receiving excess rainfall, majority parts of the state, including Marathwada and Vidarbha have remained dry.(PICTURE FOR REPRESENTATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY)
Despite receiving excess rainfall, majority parts of the state, including Marathwada and Vidarbha have remained dry.(PICTURE FOR REPRESENTATIONAL PURPOSES ONLY)

Maharashtra gets surplus rain but 11 districts remain parched

By HT Correspondent | Pune
UPDATED ON AUG 18, 2019 04:42 PM IST
 IMD revealed that states like Manipur, Delhi and Haryana were poor monsoon performing states which recorded 59 per cent, 35 per cent and 33 per cent rainfall deficiency in this season. 
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In May 2013, the Solapur resident’s wife had filed a complaint under section 498A (cruelty to woman by husband or relative) of the IPC at Vijapur Naka police station.(HT image)
In May 2013, the Solapur resident’s wife had filed a complaint under section 498A (cruelty to woman by husband or relative) of the IPC at Vijapur Naka police station.(HT image)

State and Centre can’t issue guidelines on maintenance grant to wives: Bombay high court

By Kanchan Chaudhari | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2019 12:47 AM IST
The bench clarified that while considering maintenance pleas, it would rely on guidelines contained in the legal provisions concerned and binding judgments of higher courts.
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As the water started to recede in Kolhapur and Sangli on Monday, the district administration opened national and state highways for vehicular traffic.
As the water started to recede in Kolhapur and Sangli on Monday, the district administration opened national and state highways for vehicular traffic.

Maharashtra floods: Highways in Sangli and Kolhapur opened

By Surendra Gangan | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
UPDATED ON AUG 13, 2019 01:39 AM IST
As many as 4.74 lakh people from 95,206 families in five districts of western Maharashtra are living in 596 temporary shelters, while the district administration has geared up for rehabilitation of people from flood-affected areas.
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What was termed as a mini-lab was a dilapidated structure, which was earlier a police school, and setting up a lab there would take at least six months.(HT Photo)
What was termed as a mini-lab was a dilapidated structure, which was earlier a police school, and setting up a lab there would take at least six months.(HT Photo)

Maharashtra government’s forensic lab in Solapur in a shambles

By Jayprakash S Naidu | Hindustan Times, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JUL 01, 2019 12:12 AM IST
There is no equipment and no place for the officials to sit, let alone conduct any tests.
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