India’s 74th Independence Day Celebrations – PM’s address to the Nation – LIVE from the Red Fort on DD National Channel.

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ShareOn 15 August 2020, India celebrates her 74th Independence Day. We at Doordarshan, extend our warm regards to all Indians – all over the globe. It is the proud privilege of Doordarshan, India’s National Broadcaster, to LIVE STREAM the 74th Independence Day Celebrations from the ramparts of the historic Red Fort – on our official…Read moreRead more

Prisoners being provided non-veg food, sweets on demand:Jail authorities inform Bombay HC – mumbai news

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Share Maharashtra jail authorities on Tuesday informed the Aurangabad bench of the Bombay high court (HC) that non-vegetarian food items and sweets are being supplied to prisoners in the state on demand. Assistant public prosecutor SB Narwade informed the two-member bench, comprising Justices Ravindra Ghuge and Shrikant Kulkarni, that mutton, chicken and egg preparations and…Read moreRead more

Mumbai’s Colaba battered by heaviest one-day rain in August since 1974 – mumbai news

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Share The heaviest one-day rain in August in 47 years in Mumbai, home to India’s financial markets and the central bank, inundated large parts of the mega city and disrupted businesses and services. The Colaba weather station recorded 33.2 centimeters (13 inches) of rainfall in the 24 hours through 8:30 am Thursday, the highest downpour…Read moreRead more

Mumbai: Wall collapses, landslides and uprooted trees affect traffic in the city – mumbai news

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Share Vehicular traffic movement across the city was disrupted on Thursday, as heavy monsoon rains accompanied by gusts of strong winds triggered wall collapses, cave-ins, and uprooting of trees in the past 24 hours. Mumbai Police has advised Mumbaikars to stay at home because of the inclement weather. Wall collapses were reported from nine locations…Read moreRead more

Coast Guard rescue 16 fishermen off Mumbai coast – mumbai news

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Share The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) authorities have rescued 16 fisher folks after their fishing boat, Dev Sandesh, was caught in choppy waters on the high Arabian Sea off the Arnala coast. ICG diverted their offshore support vessel (OSF) in the vicinity and rescued all the fishermen following a timely alert on Tuesday (August 4)…Read moreRead more

After logging highest rainfall of the season, Mumbai braces for more; 16 NDRF teams deployed – india news

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Share With Mumbai receiving the highest rainfall of the season in the span of a few hours on Wednesday and Thursday, the Maharashtra government swung into action and deployed 16 teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) in various parts of the state to brace for more inclement weather. “Five NDRF teams have been…Read moreRead more

Uddhav Thackeray reviews Maharashtra’s preparedness for heavy rains – mumbai news

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Share Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday took stock of the state administration’s preparedness in the wake of the incessant heavy rains in Mumbai and other parts of the state, including Kolhapur where the Panchganga river was flowing close to the danger mark. A statement issued by the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) said Thackeray…Read moreRead more

Court rejects Indrani Mukerjea’s bail plea in Sheena Bora murder case – mumbai news

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Share A special CBI court here rejected the bail plea of Indrani Mukerjea, the prime accused in the Sheena Bora murder case, noting that the possibility of the accused influencing prosecution witnesses cannot be ruled out. After failing to secure bail multiple times on medical grounds, Mukerjea in December last year filed another plea, seeking…Read moreRead more

Rain intensity reduces, transport services resume in Mumbai – mumbai news

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Share A day after heavy showers pounded Mumbai and neighbouring areas, the rain intensity reduced on Thursday morning and water receded in some flooded areas, leading to gradual resumption of rain and road transport services, officials said. However, some areas in south Mumbai, which witnessed a record rain on Wednesday, were still water-logged, they said….Read moreRead more

Deadline for second sero survey extended till Aug 7 – delhi news

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Share The results of Delhi’s second serological survey for Covid-19 are likely to be announced by August 10, senior government officials said on Tuesday even as the deadline for the collection of samples was extended by two days till August 7. Around 15,000 blood samples – half of which will be from people between the…Read moreRead more