Bitten by snake that wrapped neck for 2 hours, Maharashtra child survives

Mumbai, September 16 A six-year-old girl in Maharashtra’s Wardha district has survived after being bitten by reportedly a cobra that remained wrapped around her neck for close to two hours.…

Maharashtra: Bodies of lovers found hanging from tree in Palghar

The Fact News Service Palghar, August 10 The bodies of a man and a woman, who were in a relationship, were found hanging from a tree here in Maharashtra, police…

Mumbai local trains open from August 15 for fully vaccinated people

Mumbai, August 9  Mumbai’s arterial suburban train network will be open from August 15 to fully vaccinated people 14 days after their second jab, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray announced…

New snail variety discovered in Maharashtra, named after Mumbai scientist

Mumbai, June 30 An unknown but unique snail genus and species — considered as “new to science” — has been discovered from Amboli in Sindhudurg district in the Western Ghats…

Maharashtra woman alleges she was jabbed thrice in a day

New Delhi, June 29 A woman in Maharashtra’s Thane has alleged that she was given three Covid vaccine jabs in a row on a single day. The incident, which allegedly…

Earthquake of magnitude 3.7 hits Maharashtra’s Palghar

New Delhi, June 24 An earthquake of magnitude 3.7 on the Richter scale hit Palghar in Maharashtra on Thursday, informed the National Center for Seismology. The earthquake occured at 11:57…

Cases of Covid ‘Delta plus’ variant found in Maharashtra

Mumbai, June 22 Twenty-one cases of the ‘Delta plus’ variant of Covid, considered highly infectious, have been found in Maharashtra so far, state Health Minister Rajesh Tope has said. The…

Punjab’s Covid-19 mortality rate more than Maharashtra: MEED Report

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, June 9 A report prepared by the Medical Education and Drugs Department (MEED) of the Maharashtra Public Health Department said the state may have recorded…

Maharashtra to follow 5-level unlock plan from Monday

Mumbai, June 5 Maharashtra has announced a five-level unlock plan beginning on Monday, which will be based on Covid positivity rate and the availability of oxygen beds in the state.…

Maharashtra announces ‘covid free village’ contest, winners to get Rs 50 lakh

Mumbai, June 3 In an effort to encourage the villagers to follow Covid-19 protocols to limit the spread of the virus, the Maharashtra government has announced a contest with an…

Maharashtra braces for 3rd wave as 8,000 children from 1 district test positive

Mumbai, May 31 As Maharashtra battles the second wave of COVID-19, the Uddhav Thackeray-led government is also making inroads to minimise the impact of a possible third wave, especially as…

Management of Shri Hazur Sahib prepares to build a Medical College and Super Specialty Hospital using the gold offerings made for the last 50 years

The Fact News Service, Nanded Sahib, May 24, The Sikh Panth has always come forward to serve humanity. The Sikhs have set an example in the Corona period, from the arrangement…

Vitthal Rukmini Temple Decorated With 7000 Mangoes

The Fact News Service, Pandharpur, May 16 According to Hindu scriptures, Akshaya Tritiya, considered as one the most auspicious days of the year, is being celebrated across the country in…

Bombay HC takes suo motu cognizance of Nashik Oxygen leak incident

Mumbai, April 23 The Bombay High Court has taken suo motu cognisance of the Nashik Oxygen leak incident in which 24 people lost their lives. The court has asked the…

11 patients on ventilators die in Nashik, low oxygen suspected

Mumbai, April 21 At least 11 patients who were on ventilators at a hospital in Nashik have died, Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope said on Wednesday, adding oxygen leakage at…

India administers over 13 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses in 95 days

New Delhi , April 21 The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country has crossed 13 crores in 95 days, said the ministry of health. According to…

Maharashtra “preparing for 3rd Covid wave”: Minister Aaditya Thackeray

New Delhi, April 18   Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Aaditya Thackeray today said that a third wave of Covid-19 was likely soon, though it cannot be determined now if it will…

Himachal Pradesh: Negative reports compulsory for tourists from Punjab, Delhi, Maharashtra

Shimla, April 12 The government has made the RT-PCR test mandatory for tourists from seven high-load states of Punjab, Delhi, Maharashtra, Gujarat, Karnataka, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh from April 16.…

Private hospitals struggle without ventilators in Nagpur as city records around 5,000 daily infections

Nagpur, April 8 Amid rising Covid infections in Maharashtra, private hospitals in Nagpur were left without a ventilator bed and just 27 ICU beds as critical patients rise in the…

COVID-19: Maharashtra only has vaccine stocks for 3 days, says minister

Mumbai, April 7 Already going through tough times due to an alarming number of COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra is now left with only three days of vaccine stocks. The state is also plagued…

India records 53,476 new COVID-19 cases, 251 deaths

New Delhi, March 25 India recorded 53,476 new COVID-19 cases, 26,490 recoveries, and 251 deaths in the last 24 hours, as per the Union Health Ministry on Thursday. With this,…

COVID-19: Situation in Punjab & Maharashtra is of grave concern, says Health Ministry

New Delhi, March 24 Amid the rise of COVID-19 cases, the Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Wednesday held a press conference in New Delhi and said asserted that the…

Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray tests positive for Covid-19

Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray on Saturday tested positive for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). “On having mild symptoms of COVID, I had myself tested and I am COVID positive. I request…

Corona: 50% capacity for Maharashtra private offices, theatres till March 31

The Fact News Service Mumbai, March 19 All theatres, auditoriums and offices in Maharashtra will take in only 50 per cent of their capacity till March 31 amid a surge…

Five states continue to drive up India’s active Covid-19 cases

New Delhi, March 17 Maharashtra, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu continue to report a high number of daily new Covid-19 cases, collectively accounting for 71.10 per cent of the…

Exhibition ‘Global Fashion’ to connect original artisans, and designers kick starts at Himachal Bhawan

The Fact News Service Chandigarh, March 14 A showcase of handmade products created by original artisans and designers -‘Global Fashion – Summer Stylists’ – a  platform aimed at removing middlemen…

700 people attend wedding in Maharashtra, organisers booked

Thane, March 12 In spite of the coronavirus restrictions, around 700 people gathered to attend a marriage function at Kalyan in Maharashtra’s Thane district, following which police have registered a…

5 yrs after her rescue from Pak, Indian woman may have found her family

Parbhani, Maharashtra, March 11 No DNA test has been conducted yet but for 29-year-old Geeta, who returned to India from Pakistan in 2015 after going there when she was nine,…

COVID-19 vaccination coverage in India crosses 2.3 crores

The Fact News Service New Delhi, March 9 The nationwide COVID-19 vaccination has crossed 2.3 crores coverage, informed the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Tuesday. The ministry said…

111 positive cases reported today in Mohali

The Fact News Service Mohali, March 4 Today in Mohali, 111 positive cases of Corona reported and 19 patients recovered. 2 deaths also reported.India’s total Covid active caseload has reached…

Punjab, 5 other states account for over 85 per cent of fresh Covid cases

New Delhi, March 4 Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Karnataka continue to report a surge in daily new Covid cases, accounting for 85.51 per cent of fresh cases,…

Punjab reported a weekly increase of 71.5 per cent, upsurge of covid cases continues

New Delhi, March 3 Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Karnataka continue to report a surge in fresh COVID-19 cases, and they account for 85.95 per cent of the…

Maharashtra man dies after getting second dose of Covid vaccine

Thane, March 3 A 45-year-old man died shortly after he was administered the second dose of a COVID-19 vaccine in a hospital in Bhiwandi in Maharashtra’s Thane district on Tuesday,…

Covid-19 test mandatory for people coming from these 5 states

New Delhi, February 23 The Uttarakhand government on Tuesday issued an order to make the Covid-19 test mandatory for people coming from Maharashtra, Gujarat, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, and Chhattisgarh in…

Mumbai doctor dances on Bollywood number in PPE kit, sets internet on fire

The Fact News Service, July 3 On the National Doctor’s Day, a doctor in India came up with a unique way to cheer up her colleagues during the coronavirus crisis…

Sought after by Bollywood Lalbaugcha Raja not to grace Ganesh festival this year

The Fact News Service, July 1 Bollywood’s favourite ‘Lalbaugcha Raja’, Mumbai’s biggest 11-day Ganesh festival, won’t be organized this year. As per the reports, the organizers of the Lalbaugcha celebrations…

Maharashtra: Farm labourer’s daughter becomes deputy collector, ranks third in MPSC exams

The Fact News Service, June 27 Breaking all the gender stereotypes a daughter of a farm labourer becomes a Deputy Collector in Maharashtra. As per the reports by The Better…

Famous ‘Bisleri pani puri’ seller of Mumbai dies of coronavirus, locals raise funds to help his family

The Fact News Service, June 27 The famous ‘Bisleri pani puri wala’ of Mumbai recently died due to coronavirus. Bhagwati Yadav used to sell panipuri near the Napean Sea road…

The Social media power: Went missing in 1979, found in 2020 with help of Internet, read details inside

The Fact News Service June 21 When a 94-year-old woman went missing decades ago and both her family and she had lost all hopes of reuniting with each other, it…