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  • 78 TYB Com students declared 'failed' as their mark list were delayed

    Around 78 Third Year B Com students in Ulhasnagar's Chandibai Himathmal Mansukhani (CHM) College have been declared failed in Marketing and Research paper. They had appeared for the 5th semester exams last October, and their mark lists were delayed.

    Sunday, 20 April 2014 - 9:00am
  • Fall in prices makes mangoes season's favourite

    If you relish mangoes, then there's reason to rejoice. The prices of the 'king of fruits' have come down and are expected lower further later this month. "This is just the beginning of the season and the rates generally remain low. But as the climate conditions played spoilsport, mango crops have...

    Wednesday, 16 April 2014 - 9:15am
  • Parents protest against special fee hike at Thane school

    About 200 parents of students at Saraswati Education Society, in Thane, staged a protest at the school on Thursday against the management's hiking the special fee by Rs3,000 to Rs5,000 annually from the new academic year. The parents of the boys and girls studying at the school, located in the...

    Friday, 11 April 2014 - 9:15am
  • TMC will not supply water to new buildings in Thane

    Given the ever rising population in Thane city, the civic body is finding it difficult to provide water to the buildings coming up in Ghodbunder Road and beyond. The Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) therefore, has refused to supply water to the upcoming residences in the city, forcing builders to...

    Sunday, 6 April 2014 - 9:32am
  • Villagers of Ambivali boycott elections for being deprived of civic amenities

    The last seven elections – civic, assembly and parliamentary – have been boycotted by residents of Mohili and Ambivali as they were deprived of facilities from the Kalyan Dombivli Municipal Corporation (KDMC). But, this time KDMC has now allotted a special package for these villages and are trying...

    Saturday, 5 April 2014 - 5:40am
  • Thane education department loses it autonomous status

    On Friday, Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) dissolved the education board as an autonomous organisation. They will now function under the TMC and all the pre-primary, primary and secondary divisions will merge and work as a single body.

    Saturday, 5 April 2014 - 5:15am
  • Hostel for kids from economically weaker section of the society

    The Kalyan Dombivali Municipal Corporation (KDMC) has decided to start a school and hostel for children from very poor background. Here, the kids will be offered free education, stationery and other basic facilities. Till now, they have got around 20 children and by the start of the academic year...

    Friday, 4 April 2014 - 7:29am
  • 1,016 two-wheelers registered on Gudi Padwa

    As Gudi Padwa is considered an auspicious day for new purchases, many opt for vehicles on this day. So, Thane regional transport office (RTO) decided to keep their offices open for registration on Sunday so that residents who purchase vehicles do not face inconvenience. Till Thursday, there was an...

    Tuesday, 1 April 2014 - 4:00am
  • On Gudi Padwa, some spread joy among the less fortunate

    On the occasion of Gudi Padwa, Thane's youngsters and bike lovers came forward to celebrate with some special children. Some also offered music therapy to the patients at the mental hospital. Youngsters spread festive fervour among these children and patients when the rest of the city was busy...

    Tuesday, 1 April 2014 - 6:36am
  • Several communities gear up to celebrate New Year

    Maharashtrians and Andhraites celebrate their New Year on March 31, while Sindhis celebrate theirs a day later, on April 1, based on the Hindu calendar. All in all, it is an auspicious occasion for all. Different communities celebrate their new year differently; while some take out processions or...

    Saturday, 29 March 2014 - 7:03am

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