Traffic woes continue to haunt motorists on Sat

Traffic woes continue to haunt motorists on Sat

Thane: After having a harrowing time on Friday evening, traffic woes continued to haunt motorists on Saturday morning as well. This was due to the unusual rush of revellers travelling out of the city to celebrate gatari. The ongoing civil works also special to the problems. The back-to-back snarls has now become a frequent menace on the stretch between Kasarwadavli and Teen Haath Naka, delaying the movement of traffic by […]

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28-year-old gets 7yrs RI for raping minor girl in 2015

28-year-old gets 7yrs RI for raping minor girl in 2015

Thane: The Thane sessions court has sentenced a 28-year-old man to seven years for raping a minor girl in Mumbra in 2015. Judge P P Jadhav, while convicting Shabbir Mulani, said that the victim was a minor and her consent is not a consent in the eyes of the law; hence the accused deserves to be punished. Mulani was convicted under Sections 376 and 312 of the IPC and Section […]

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Injured turtle under isolation for better care

Injured turtle under isolation for better care

Thane: In an attempt to ensure the speedy recovery of the critically injured Olive Ridley rescued from Thane creek last week, the Wildlife Conservation and Animal Welfare Society (WCAWA) has now separated it from the different turtles to carefully monitor its health. The turtle found struggling to remain afloat near the Ghodbunder area of the Thane creek with its different flippers missing, was rescued by wildlife activist Amit Chhadwa last […]

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Drunk drivers deposit Rs 94K during gatari drive

Drunk drivers deposit Rs 94K during gatari drive

Thane: As many as 141 motorists and drivers were caught for violating traffic norms by driving drunk and paid deposit for the same, the total collection of which was around Rs 94,500 on Friday. Thane traffic officials said that a additional drive was undertaken on the occasion of gatari on Friday when many people are expected to drink before observing abstainance from alcohol after the beginning of the holy month […]

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Gen X uses digital network for positive social change

Gen X uses digital network for positive social change

Thane: From voicing their opinions through an assortment of political limericks or crafting poetries on stereotypes existing in our society and highlighting key social issues with the assist of social media platforms, the Gen X seems to be making the most of the . On the occasion of , the theme of which this year is – safe spaces for the youth, TOI speaks to youngsters, who are using mediums […]

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