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Asaduddin Owaisi reaches out to Rahul Gandhi in Maharashtra rally, but with a rider

Asaduddin Owaisi reaches out to Rahul Gandhi in Maharashtra rally, but with a rider

AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has said that he is willing to compromise with the Congress party if Rahul Gandhi gives respectable number of seats to Prakash Ambedkar.

Jan 18, 2019, 09:21 AM IST
After SC ruling relaxing norms, Maharashtra govt mulls new conditions for Mumbai dance bars

After SC ruling relaxing norms, Maharashtra govt mulls new conditions for Mumbai dance bars

Earlier, the government had claimed that dance bars are breeding grounds for anti-social elements in the state.

Jan 18, 2019, 08:59 AM IST
Vehicles seized by police gutted in fire

Vehicles seized by police gutted in fire

Nobody was injured in the incident.

Jan 17, 2019, 23:44 PM IST
Explained: How Supreme Court ruling gives fresh lease of life to Mumbai dance bars

Explained: How Supreme Court ruling gives fresh lease of life to Mumbai dance bars

A bench headed by Justice A K Sikri struck down some stringent provisions of the Maharashtra Prohibition of Obscene Dance in Hotels, Restaurants and Bar Rooms and Protection of Dignity of Women (

Jan 17, 2019, 14:11 PM IST
SC relaxes stringent norms imposed by Maharashtra govt on Mumbai dance bars

SC relaxes stringent norms imposed by Maharashtra govt on Mumbai dance bars

The SC, however, said that showering of cash and coins should not be allowed inside bars.

Jan 17, 2019, 12:09 PM IST
BEST strike: Bombay HC seeks response from all stakeholders on ending agitation

BEST strike: Bombay HC seeks response from all stakeholders on ending agitation

Around 38,000 BEST employees have been on strike since the last eight days now.

Jan 15, 2019, 19:44 PM IST
Six drown as boat capsizes in Narmada river in Maharashtra

Six drown as boat capsizes in Narmada river in Maharashtra

The deceased hailed from villages along the river in the tribal-dominated district in north Maharashtra.

Jan 15, 2019, 18:13 PM IST
Fire breaks out in 6 industrial godowns at Mumbra's Shilphata

Fire breaks out in 6 industrial godowns at Mumbra's Shilphata

The blaze erupted at around 01:45 am at AK Industrial Estate near Shilphata-Mahape Road.

Jan 15, 2019, 07:31 AM IST
Lok Sabha polls: NCP forms 22-member manifesto committee under Walse-Patil

Lok Sabha polls: NCP forms 22-member manifesto committee under Walse-Patil

NCP's manifesto committee will be headed by Dilip Walse-Patil. 

Jan 14, 2019, 16:33 PM IST
NCP, AAP attack BJP-Shiv Sena as BEST bus strike enters 7th day

NCP, AAP attack BJP-Shiv Sena as BEST bus strike enters 7th day

The indefinite strike by BEST workers entered 7th day on Monday.

Jan 14, 2019, 16:21 PM IST
Bhima Koregaon case: SC refuses to quash FIR against activist Anand Teltumbde

Bhima Koregaon case: SC refuses to quash FIR against activist Anand Teltumbde

An SC bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justices Ashok Bhushan and S K Kaul also said that it will not interfere with the ongoing investigation in the case. 

Jan 14, 2019, 13:00 PM IST
Three die after getting hit by Tejas Express train in Maharashtra's Raigad

Three die after getting hit by Tejas Express train in Maharashtra's Raigad

The tragic incident occurred when the three men were working on tracks near Jite railway station in Pen area of Raigad.

Jan 14, 2019, 11:09 AM IST
Mortal remains of Major Shashi Dharan V Nair, who lost his life in IED blast in Nowshera, brought home

Mortal remains of Major Shashi Dharan V Nair, who lost his life in IED blast in Nowshera, brought home

Major Nair lost his life in an IED blast in Nowshera on January 11.

Jan 13, 2019, 09:09 AM IST
Nationalist Congress Party expels 18 corporators who voted for BJP's Mayoral candidate

Nationalist Congress Party expels 18 corporators who voted for BJP's Mayoral candidate

Sharad Pawar-led Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Saturday expelled 18 corporators of Ahmednagar Municipal Corporation after they defied party diktat and voted for BJP's mayoral candidate in

Jan 12, 2019, 18:48 PM IST
Mumbai commuters to face harrowing time as BEST employees' strike continues after talks fail

Mumbai commuters to face harrowing time as BEST employees' strike continues after talks fail

Nearly 32,000 BEST employees are on indefinite strike since Tuesday over various demand

Jan 11, 2019, 07:34 AM IST
SpiceJet passenger handed over to police at Pune airport for carrying .22 Calibre bullets

SpiceJet passenger handed over to police at Pune airport for carrying .22 Calibre bullets

SpiceJet's employees found 22 live rounds of .22 caliber bullets at around 4.45 am on Thursday, ANI reported.

Jan 10, 2019, 12:37 PM IST
SC commutes 'killer driver' Santosh Mane's death penalty to life term

SC commutes 'killer driver' Santosh Mane's death penalty to life term

On January 25, 2012, Mane, a Maharashtra state transport driver, had hijacked a bus and mowed down nine persons. 

Jan 09, 2019, 17:33 PM IST
Solve farmer issues, then talk about coalition: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray to BJP

Solve farmer issues, then talk about coalition: Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray to BJP

Thackeray began his tour of the drought-affected Marathwada region in Maharashtra on Wednesday.

Jan 09, 2019, 17:03 PM IST
7 injured after massive fire at under-construction hospital building in Nagpur

7 injured after massive fire at under-construction hospital building in Nagpur

According to initial reports, at least 20 people are trapped inside the building, most of them labourers.

Jan 09, 2019, 15:55 PM IST
'Chowkidar' will never sleep, keep catching thieves: PM Modi

'Chowkidar' will never sleep, keep catching thieves: PM Modi

The PM launched a scathing attack on the Congress, accusing it of corruption and warned that "this Chowkidar (watchman) will never sleep and continue to catch thieves".

Jan 09, 2019, 14:46 PM IST