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PM Narendra Modi snubs Uddhav Thackeray? Shiv Sena chief not invited to 'Make in India' Week events
PM Narendra Modi snubs Uddhav Thackeray? Shiv Sena chief not invited to 'Make in India' Week events

Maharashtra Chief Secretary Swadheen Kshatriya said around 800 dignitaries from the country and abroad have been invited for the dinner.

LeT, al Qaeda wanted to target National Defence College: David Headley
LeT, al Qaeda wanted to target National Defence College: David Headley

26/11 attacks convict David Coleman Headley is testifying for the fourth day before a Mumbai court on Friday.

Showcase farmers' suicides also: NCP before 'Make in India Week' launch

 The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is set to launch the 'Make in India Week' later this week, also need to "showcase" farmers' suicides in the state to global leaders.

Maharashtra: Power tariff for those consuming over 300 units may rise

 In what may prove to be a bitter pill for middle class families, those consuming over 300 units of electricity in Maharashtra may have to pay more tariff in the near future.

Driver dies after speeding car falls off highway in Mumbai
Driver dies after speeding car falls off highway in Mumbai

The driver of the Skoda car lost balance and fell off along with the car and died on the spot.

David Coleman Headley's deposition in Mumbai court adjourned till tomorrow due to video glitch
David Coleman Headley's deposition in Mumbai court adjourned till tomorrow due to video glitch

Mumbai terror attack convict David Headley's deposition, which entered the third day on Wednesday before the Special Mumbai court, was adjourned till tomorrow due to technical glitch in video-conferencing.

Maharashtra govt bats for women's entry in Haji Ali dargah
Maharashtra govt bats for women's entry in Haji Ali dargah

Fundamental rights of a citizen are above customs and traditions, the government submitted before the court.

'Miracle chain' lands Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta in trouble
'Miracle chain' lands Devendra Fadnavis' wife Amruta in trouble

Amruta said, “I don’t believe in any kind of miracle and Guruwanand Swami gave me the chain as his blessing.”

Girl who identified Kasab, says 26/11 mastermind should be hanged

It took six surgeries within a year of the attacks and many physiotherapy sessions that Rotawan walked without the crutches.

Sameer Bhujbal floated firms to launder proceeds of crime: ED

The Enforcement Directorate on Monday told a special court here that former MP Sameer Bhujbal, nephew of NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal, had floated several companies to channel and launder proceeds of "criminal activity".

'Chaddi Baniyan' gang busted in Mumbai, attempted robbery caught on camera – Viral video
'Chaddi Baniyan' gang busted in Mumbai, attempted robbery caught on camera – Viral video

On seeing the police, the 'Chaddi Baniyan' gang attacked them with stones and firearms.

UP has been turned into 'Islamic State'; 'Islamic Yadav' govt has begun 'anti-national business': Shiv Sena
UP has been turned into 'Islamic State'; 'Islamic Yadav' govt has begun 'anti-national business': Shiv Sena

Lashing out at the Akhilesh Yadav government over Pakistani ghazal maestro Ghulam Ali's concert in Lucknow, the Shiv Sena on Monday branded Uttar Pradesh as an "Islamic state" and alleged that the state government has begun "anti-national business" for appeasing politics. 

Four members of Chaddi Baniyan gang arrested in Mumbai

Four suspected members of the notorious 'Chaddi Baniyan' gang were arrested in the wee hours on Monday in an encounter with police after they robbed an elderly couple in suburban Borivali.

Shani temple row: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar calls for no discrimination
Shani temple row: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar calls for no discrimination

Spiritual leader Sri Sri Ravi Shankar on Sunday said there should be no discrimination between men and women trying to enter the Shani Shingnapur temple.

Helmet must for pillion riders in Maharashtra
Helmet must for pillion riders in Maharashtra

Two-wheeler pillion riders too will now have to wear helmets in Maharashtra with the state Transport department on Saturday issuing a circular to this effect as per the orders of the Bombay High Court.

Shani Shingnapur Temple row: Now the ball is in Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis' court
Shani Shingnapur Temple row: Now the ball is in Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis' court

The ongoing row over the entry of women in the Shani Shingnapur Temple at Ahmednagar in Maharashtra is likely to come to an end after both the parties on Saturday agreed to accept the decision of Mahasrashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on the issue. 

Mumbai Sessions' court set to hear Indrani Mukerjea's bail plea
Mumbai Sessions' court set to hear Indrani Mukerjea's bail plea

Hearing on prime accused in Sheena Bora murder case, Indrani Mukerjea's bail plea will begin in the Mumbai Sessions' court on Saturday.

Shani Shingnapur row: Meeting between protestors, temple authorities today
Shani Shingnapur row: Meeting between protestors, temple authorities today

In a bid to end the deadlock over allowing women to enter Shani Shingnapur temple in Maharashtra, the District Administration of Ahmednagar called for a meeting on Saturday between protestors and the temple management.

CBI wants voice samples of Chhota Rajan in journalist J Dey murder case

At a hearing in the special court where the mafia don was produced via video-link from Delhi's Tihar Jail, Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) prosecutor Bharat Badami informed special judge SS Adkar that first, Chhota Rajan had given his consent for the voice test, but later refused it.

Sheena Bora murder case: Indrani Mukerjea applies for bail, says her medical condition 'deteriorating'
Sheena Bora murder case: Indrani Mukerjea applies for bail, says her medical condition 'deteriorating'

Indrani Mukerjea is currently lodged at the Byculla women's jail in Mumbai.

J Dey murder case: Court seeks Chhota Rajan's reply

Chhota Rajan has said he would agree to give voice samples only after consulting his lawyers.

Deonar fire incident: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis orders probe
Deonar fire incident: Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis orders probe

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday ordered a probe into the fire at the Deonar dumping ground.

Man arrested for allegedly raping three-year-old in Mumbai
Man arrested for allegedly raping three-year-old in Mumbai

The Mumbai Police detained a 25-year-old man for allegedly raping a three-year-old girl from Dindoshi suburb of Goregaon area.

Man attempts suicide inside Anna Hazare's office in Ralegan Siddhi
Man attempts suicide inside Anna Hazare's office in Ralegan Siddhi

 

Mumbai: A man allegedly tried to commit suicide inside social activist Anna Hazare's office in Ralegan Siddhi in Maharashtra, police said on Thursday.

Sheena Bora case: CBI gets nod to quiz Indrani, Khanna, Rai in jail

A special court on Thursday granted permission to the CBI to question three accused in the Sheena Bora murder case - Indrani Mukerjea, her former husband Sanjeev Khanna and driver Shyam Rai - in jail after the agency said some "new facts" have emerged.

Caught on CCTV! Mumbai transporter brutally stabbed to death in busy market - Watch
Caught on CCTV! Mumbai transporter brutally stabbed to death in busy market - Watch

A few onlookers showed exemplary courage and nabbed two of the attackers, while the third attacker managed to escape.

Adarsh scam: Maharashtra Governor gives nod to prosecute ex-CM Ashok Chavan
Adarsh scam: Maharashtra Governor gives nod to prosecute ex-CM Ashok Chavan

Former chief minister Ashok Chavan is currently a Lok Sabha member from Maharashtra and chief of the state unit of the Congress party.

Mumbai: Deonar dumping ground fire visible from space!
Mumbai: Deonar dumping ground fire visible from space!

The smoke from the fire had engulfed the city's skyline sending pollution readings to an alarming level.

Supreme Court clears 'Make in India' event at Mumbai's Girgaum Chowpatty
Supreme Court clears 'Make in India' event at Mumbai's Girgaum Chowpatty

Besides Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the event will be attended by leaders from 56 countries and 10,000 delegates.

Samir Bhujbal sent to ED custody till February 8

A special court here on Tuesday sent Nationalist Congress Party leader Samir Bhujbal to the custody of Enforcement Directorate till February 8.