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The city will continue to witness light to very light rain over the next couple of days. A marginal increase in rainfall is likely during the later half of the week, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has stated.
Premium paid to insurance companies has outstripped compensation to farmers during the kharif season in all three years of the Prime Ministers Crop Insurance scheme (PMFBY) in Maharashtra, latest data shows. This was true even for 2018-19—a drought year with over 40% of the state’s talukas affected by a water crisis.
Angered over wife continuously suspecting her husband’s character and nagging him about it, the man allegedly murdered her on Saturday noon, before walking to the police station and surrendering himself.
The isolation ward of the Nashik civil hospital has received 18 swine flu patients so far this month. The number is the highest in any month this year and experts blame the present weather conditions — which are conducive to the growth and spread of the swine flu virus.
In Afghanistan’s protracted war, weddings have provided a rare respite from the violence. On Saturday, a bomber took away even that.
After days of violence and warnings from the Chinese government, organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people had turned out, making it the second- largest march of the protests.
Violence against women is driving an exodus of migrants from Central America, but the Trump administration is determined to deny them asylum.
Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda.
With women far outnumbered by men in China, some Chinese men are importing wives from neighboring countries, and using force to do so.