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Shobhaa De gets sharp response from the cop whom she mocked on Twitter
Shobhaa De gets sharp response from the cop whom she mocked on Twitter

Fed up of being mocked, Daulatram Jogawat, the 58-year-old police inspector with Neemuch Police in Madhya Pradesh, is now contemplating sending a notice to Mumbai-based columnist and author Shobhaa De for posting his picture on Twitter.

Maharashtra Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti Elections 2017 Results LIVE Updates
Maharashtra Zilla Parishad and Panchayat Samiti Elections 2017 Results LIVE Updates

The counting of votes for all 25 Zilla Parishads and 118 Panchayat Samitis, polling for which was held in two phases, is currently underway amid unprecedented security from the Election Commission. 

2400cr to be invested in next 5years to promote tourism in Jammu and Kashmir

The Centre along with the Jammu and Kashmir government will be investing Rs 2400 crore over the next five years to give a boost to tourism

BMC polls: Shiv Sena confident of winning elections, says Manohar Joshi

The Shiv Sena on Thursday expressed confidence of victory in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) polls.

Amravati Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: BJP leading; counting underway
Amravati Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: BJP leading; counting underway

The counting process for results of Amravati Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Nashik Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: ​BJP leads the poll race
Nashik Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: ​BJP leads the poll race

The counting process for results of Nashik Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Solapur Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM bags 5 seats; counting underway
Solapur Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: Asaduddin Owaisi's AIMIM bags 5 seats; counting underway

The counting process for results of Solapur Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: Shiv Sena leading; counting underway
Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: Counting underway

The counting process for results of Ulhasnagar Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: Counting underway
Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: Counting underway

The counting process for results of Pimpri-Chinchwad Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Akola Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: BJP leading; counting underway
Akola Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: BJP leading; counting underway

The counting for results of Akola Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Thane Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: Counting underway; Shiv Sena leads the race
Thane Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: Counting underway; Shiv Sena leads the race

The counting process for results of Thane Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Pune Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: BJP leading the poll race; counting underway
Pune Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: BJP leading the poll race; counting underway

Pune: The counting process for results of Pune Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

Nagpur Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: BJP emerging as winner; counting underway
Nagpur Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results LIVE: BJP emerging as winner; counting underway

Nagpur: The counting process for results of Nagpur Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 is underway. Here are all the LIVE updates:-

 

BJP not averse to post-poll alliance with Shiv Sena: Maha leader

The BJP is not averse to a post- poll alliance with the Shiv Sena if either them fall short of majority in the municipal corporations of Maharashtra.

Women voters take slender lead over men in ten civic bodies

Women voters have outperformed men in yesterday's elections to BMC and nine other municipal corporations, though by a whisker, registering a 28.33% turnout against 28.19% by their male counterparts.

Maharashtra civic elections results 2017: From counting date to time - All details here
Maharashtra civic elections results 2017: From counting date to time - All details here

All eyes are on the outcome of the fiercely-fought Maharashtra civic elections results.

Congress ready for mid-term polls after BJP-Shiv sena crises: Vikhe

Senior Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil today said his party was ready for mid-term polls though he doesn't see the possibility of the state BJP government reducing to minority in the wake of the threat by estranged ally Shiv Sena to walk out of government.

Shobhaa De tweets `apology` to Mumbai Police but is being trolled again – Know why
Shobhaa De tweets `apology` to Mumbai Police but is being trolled again – Know why

Columnist and author Shobhaa De was trolled on the social media on Tuesday.

Congress, NCP hopeful of retaining base in rural Maharashtra

With the high decibel campaign for the 10 Municipal Corporations, 25 Zilla Parishads and 283 Panchayat Samitis focused on the Shiv Sena-BJP, allies in the Maharashtra government, opposition Congress and NCP are hoping that they can retain their base in the urban and rural areas.

‪‪Shobhaa De shares `funny` post on Twitter, Mumbai Police gives it back to author - Read
‪‪Shobhaa De shares `funny` post on Twitter, Mumbai Police gives it back to author - Read

On Tuesday evening, Shobhaa De had tweeted a picture of an overweight policeman with a caption saying, “Heavy police bandobast in the city today!”

BMC elections 2017 results tomorrow; Rs 3,000 crore at stake, bookies prefer Shiv Sena over BJP
BMC elections 2017 results tomorrow; Rs 3,000 crore at stake, bookies prefer Shiv Sena over BJP

While the civic elections in Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) – the country's richest municipal corporation – has become a prestige issue for two main parties, BJP and the Shiv Sena, it has also activated bookies in the illegal betting syndicate.

Maharashtra civic polls: 56% voting in 10 municipal corporations, 55% in BMC; focus on BJP-Shiv Sena contest
Maharashtra civic polls: 56% voting in 10 municipal corporations, 55% in BMC; focus on BJP-Shiv Sena contest

Millions voted on Tuesday in Maharashtra to elect ten major civic bodies.

Around 53% voter turnout reported in Thane

Around 53 percent voter turnout was registered in the elections to Thane Municipal Corporation (TMC) on Tuesday, in which 805 candidates were in the fray for 131 seats.

BMC exit poll: BJP predicted to score big in neck-and-neck battle with Shiv Sena
BMC exit poll: BJP predicted to score big in neck-and-neck battle with Shiv Sena

In the crucial electoral contest of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), BJP and Shiv Sena are likely to be engaged in neck-and-neck battle.

BMC polls 2017: No NCP candidate in BMC ward where Pawar voted
BMC polls 2017: No NCP candidate in BMC ward where Pawar voted

NCP chief Sharad Pawar today exercised his franchise in a municipal ward where nine candidates are contesting and none of them belongs to NCP.

BMC Election 2017: Why this 'mini vidhan sabha' poll is huge prestige battle between Devendra Fadnavis and Uddhav Thackeray
BMC Election 2017: Why this 'mini vidhan sabha' poll is huge prestige battle between Devendra Fadnavis and Uddhav Thackeray

Polling for the cash-rich and crucial Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) got underway on Tuesday morning with estranged allies BJP and Shiv Sena at the forefront of this battle of might. 

BMC polls: BJP confident of victory despite rift with Shiv Sena
BMC polls: BJP confident of victory despite rift with Shiv Sena

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday expressed confidence of securing a majority in the 2017 Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) polls, despite facing a stiff competition from its ally Shiv Sena.

BMC polls 2017: Who will win the battle for country's richest civic body?
BMC polls 2017: Who will win the battle for country's richest civic body?

Polling for the country's richest civic body - Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) – along with nine other municipal corporations in Maharashtra began on Tuesday amid tight security. Here's all you should know about the BMC polls, which are being dubbed as 'mini assembly elections' in Maharashtra.

Stage set for BMC, nine other civic body polls in Maharashtra on Tuesday; stakes high for Devendra Fadnavis, Uddhav Thackeray
Stage set for BMC, nine other civic body polls in Maharashtra on Tuesday; stakes high for Devendra Fadnavis, Uddhav Thackeray

Elections to BMC and nine other civic bodies in Maharashtra will be held on Tuesday.

BMC polls: BJP expecting 55% voter turnout on Tuesday

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is pulling out all the stops to capture power at the country's richest civic body.