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Priyanka Gawande

  • Girls outshine boys in SSC results

    Girls across the state have done it again! This year too they have outshone boys in SSC exams. The SSC results that were declared on Tuesday have brought Navi Mumbai in the limelight as students have done exceptionally well. Two students have scored above 97%. Suradha Iyer and Anuja Patil of Fr...

    Wednesday, 18 June 2014 - 6:05am
  • Toppers rejoice, talk about overcoming challenges

    Girls have done it again! This year too, they have outshone boys in SSC exams. Mumbai, on the other hand, whose pass percentage dipped slightly from last year's, has secured the fifth position in state with 88.84%.

    Wednesday, 18 June 2014 - 6:55am
  • Board reserves results of 1,500 students

    Elation, satisfaction and, in some cases, disappointment marked Tuesday for 3,44,338 students, who had appeared for their SSC board exams this year, after the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary Higher Secondary Education declared the results. However, for 1,500 students the wait and worry...

    Wednesday, 18 June 2014 - 6:45am
  • Staying safe and secure with seat belt

    Seat belt must for all passengers?

    Tuesday, 10 June 2014 - 7:25am
  • Elphinstone station approach road in neglect; railways says not our baby

    To whom does the approach road to Elphinstone Road station belong? The road, which is used by thousands of commuters who step out of the station and walk to their offices nearby, is totally neglected. It has potholes and piles of grit dumped by contractors and garbage lies strewn around. Raghu...

    Wednesday, 28 May 2014 - 7:15am
  • Marriage halls fleecing customers, rights panel to approach CCI

    The Mumbai Grahak Panchayat (MGP), a prominent organisation that promotes consumer rights, has decided to file a complaint with the Competition Commission of India (CCI) against the managements of several wedding halls in Mumbai which have adopted a monopoly system. MGP chairman and noted advocate...

    Friday, 23 May 2014 - 6:35am
  • Branded Naxalite by ATS, Sachin Mali's book launched

    While poet-activist Sachin Mali, 31, is languishing away in jail after allegations of having links with Naxalites were levelled against him, a group of supporters gathered on Monday at St Xavier's College for the launch of his book Sadhya Patta Bhumigat (Current Address: Underground). Hailing from...

    Tuesday, 13 May 2014 - 6:45am
  • Actor takes to streets to encourage voting among people

    As you pass by the JVPD signal, one of the busiest in Juhu, you may be surprised to see actor Sahil Phull standing in the scorching sun holding a board to create awareness among onlookers about the importance of voting. His campaign — Vote and win a trip to a better India — aims at changing the...

    Thursday, 17 April 2014 - 6:45am