Azad Maidan

Maratha Kranti Morcha hold biggest march – Mumbai Police, Central Railway make special  arrangements – Details inside

Maratha Kranti Morcha hold biggest march – Mumbai Police, Central Railway make special arrangements – Details inside

The Maratha Kranti Morcha is holding its biggest silent march in Mumbai on Wednesday.

Aug 09, 2017, 11:12 AM IST
Maratha Kranti Morcha to hold march in Mumbai on August 9; Byculla to Azad Maidan traffic likely to be hit – Know more

Maratha Kranti Morcha to hold march in Mumbai on August 9; Byculla to Azad Maidan traffic likely to be hit – Know more

Mumbaikars are expected to face a harrowing time on August 9, 2017 (Wednesday) as Maratha Kranti Morcha has planned a silent protest march to press for its various demands, including reservation.

Aug 08, 2017, 14:14 PM IST
Mumbai chai wallah refuses to serve tea to Congress members, demands payment of Rs 2 lakh outstanding bill

Mumbai chai wallah refuses to serve tea to Congress members, demands payment of Rs 2 lakh outstanding bill

Mumbai unit chief Sanjay Nirupam accepted that his party was yet to clear the dues.

Dec 21, 2016, 15:15 PM IST
Former AAP leader Anjali Damania begins fast to seek Khadse's ouster

Former AAP leader Anjali Damania begins fast to seek Khadse's ouster

She also demanded that the inquiry be completed within six months and the case be heard by a fast-track court.

Jun 02, 2016, 13:54 PM IST
Cricketer suffers heart attack on field, saved by teammates

Cricketer suffers heart attack on field, saved by teammates

In yet another freak incident on the cricket field, Rahul Sawant on Sunday suffered a heart attack while playing at Azad Maidan in Mumbai.

Aug 24, 2015, 15:27 PM IST

Women to take out anti-liquor rally in Yavatmal

Scores of women from various villages of the district will take out an anti-liquor rally here from Azad Maidan to the collectorate on April 20, activist Sangeeta Pawar said on Wednesday.

Apr 01, 2015, 15:11 PM IST

Goa govt ready to absorb striking guards on contract: Parsekar

The Goa government is ready to absorb hundreds of security guards, who are on a relay hunger strike for last seven days for regularisation of their jobs, into state services on a contractual basis if they call off stir and not proceed on the indefinite hunger strike from Tuesday.

Dec 09, 2014, 00:31 AM IST

Mumbai: Cricket out of Azad Maidan, Metro line ready to roll

Cricketing scene will roll out from Azad Maidan as the foundation stone for the Colaba-Bandra-Seepz Metro line was laid on it.

Sep 22, 2014, 00:19 AM IST

Process to assess damage in 2012 riots will end in July: Maharashtra

The Maharashtra Government on Tuesday informed the Bombay High Court that the process to assess the damage caused to public as well private property during the 2012 riots at Azad Maidan here will be over by the first week of July.

Jun 24, 2014, 20:36 PM IST

Don`t rely purely on police report to assess riot damages: HC

The Maharashtra government expressed its willingness before the Bombay High Court on Thursday, to withdraw a collector`s order asking Raza Academy, which had organised a 2012 rally at Azad Maidan, to pay Rs 2.74 crore for damages caused to public property due to riots.

Apr 18, 2014, 01:15 AM IST

Azad Maidan riots: HC asks if amount fixed for damage caused to persons

Observing that the Maharashtra government cannot neglect the damage caused to persons during the August 2012 Azad Maidan riots, the Bombay High Court sought to know if an amount has been fixed towards damage caused to public property as well as persons.

Mar 20, 2014, 16:35 PM IST

Mumbai police cancel permit for Muslim rally

In a surprise move, the Mumbai police have refused to allow a 300-km long Muslim reservation march from entering Azad Maidan on Monday.

May 25, 2013, 21:14 PM IST

Mumbai hawkers protest at Azad Maidan defying MNS threat

Notwithstanding a Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) threat, hawkers on Thursday staged a sit-in at Azad Maidan, to voice their various demands.

Jan 24, 2013, 22:02 PM IST

Main organiser of Azad Maidan rally arrested

Police arrested the rally`s main organiser Maulana Ahmed Raza and would produce him before a court on Tuesday.

Dec 04, 2012, 14:17 PM IST

Azad Maidan violence: 57 charged with murder

Murder charges have been retained against the 57 protestors involved in Azad Maidan violence on August 11.

Nov 10, 2012, 09:40 AM IST

Azad Maidan violence: Court rejects bail to 2 accused

A local court Monday rejected the bail applications of two accused in custody for their alleged role in riots at Azad Maidan on August 11.

Nov 05, 2012, 21:29 PM IST

PIL urges probe into Azad Maidan riots

A PIL urged the Bombay High Court to order a police inquiry into the riots which broke out at Azad Maidan during a demonstration staged by Raza Academy.

Sep 26, 2012, 21:43 PM IST

Dawood played key role in Mumbai violence?

Reports said on Friday that underworld don Dawood Ibrahim`s gang is suspected to have played a key role in Aug 11 violence at Azad Maidan in Mumbai.

Sep 07, 2012, 13:29 PM IST

Raj Thackeray - a threat to India’s unity?

The MNS chief threatened to force Biharis out of Maharashtra.

Sep 02, 2012, 15:52 PM IST

Raj Thackeray - a threat to India’s unity?

The MNS chief threatened to force Biharis out of Maharashtra.

Sep 01, 2012, 20:00 PM IST