Maharahstra

Devendra Fadnavis's wife trolled for 'spreading Christianity', advised to promote Hindu festivals

Devendra Fadnavis's wife trolled for 'spreading Christianity', advised to promote Hindu festivals

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis's wife was trolled on social media for putting out a post on Twitter promoting a Christmas-themed charitable event in Mumbai.

 

Dec 13, 2017, 08:59 AM IST
Dalit youth's killing: Maharashtra court acquits all 9 accused

Dalit youth's killing: Maharashtra court acquits all 9 accused

A trial court at Ahmednagar in Maharashtra has acquitted all nine accused in the Dalit youth Nitin Aage murder case.

Nov 24, 2017, 16:55 PM IST
Barbers to shave head, intensify protests against Devendra Fadnavis's 'half beard' remark

Barbers to shave head, intensify protests against Devendra Fadnavis's 'half beard' remark

On December 13, around 11,000 people will tonsure their heads and present the hair to the Chief Minister as part of their protests.

Nov 23, 2017, 22:54 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi not 'Pappu' anymore, should marry a Dalit, advises Ramdas Athawale

Rahul Gandhi not 'Pappu' anymore, should marry a Dalit, advises Ramdas Athawale

Union minister Ramdas Athawale on Sunday suggested that Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi marry a Dalit woman, saying casteism cannot be removed merely by having meals with the community.

Oct 29, 2017, 19:37 PM IST

Thane medical practitioner arrested for rape

Police have arrested a medical practitioner from city last evening for allegedly raping a nurse repeatedly.

Sep 16, 2017, 15:20 PM IST

Income Tax dept attaches Rs 300 cr benami assets of Chhagan Bhujbal

Benami' assets worth Rs. 300 crore of NCP leader Chagan Bujbal and his family have been attached by the Income Tax Department, which has slapped charges under a newly enacted criminal law against them.

Jul 05, 2017, 23:25 PM IST
Maharashtra Cabinet rejig: Congress dubs expansion as fraud; calls CM Fadnavis 'helpless'

Maharashtra Cabinet rejig: Congress dubs expansion as fraud; calls CM Fadnavis 'helpless'

Days after Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis expanded his Cabinet, Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam on Sunday dubbed it to be a `fraud` and `deceptive` exercise.

Jul 10, 2016, 19:00 PM IST
Pune: Three arrested for thrashing woman for wearing short dress, roaming with men

Pune: Three arrested for thrashing woman for wearing short dress, roaming with men

Three persons were on Tuesday arrested for thrashing a woman in Pune a week ago. 

May 10, 2016, 15:01 PM IST
Sexual assault, extra-marital affair, debt led Hasnain Anwar Warekar kill 14 family members in Thane?

Sexual assault, extra-marital affair, debt led Hasnain Anwar Warekar kill 14 family members in Thane?

Hasnain Anwar Warekar, an income tax consultant by profession, killed 14 of his family members in Thane.

Mar 05, 2016, 17:56 PM IST

Country invested with anti-national elements: Sadhvi Rithambara

The country was infested with "anti- nationals" at various levels of the society including the universities, Hindu right-wing leader and religious preacher Sadhvi Rithambara said on Wednesday.

Mar 02, 2016, 23:25 PM IST
Shani Shingnapur temple row: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar supports women's campaign

Shani Shingnapur temple row: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar supports women's campaign

Spiritual guru and founder of the Art of Living Foundation Sri Sri Ravi Shankar intervened and offered to help to end the ongoing tussle between women activists and locals over the entry of women in Shani Shingnapur Shrine in Maharashtra.

Jan 30, 2016, 10:59 AM IST

Order to shift Mumbai top cop probing hotel raids put on hold

The Maharahstra government has put on hold the transfer of the police officer probing the hotel raids incident in north Mumbai within hours of issuing the orders on the ground that his services are required in the metro during the Ganapati festival next month.

Aug 15, 2015, 15:37 PM IST

Court rejects 1993 blasts accused's plea

The special TADA court here on Friday rejected an application filed by an accused in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts case seeking transfer of the case saying he has no faith in the court.

Oct 18, 2014, 01:25 AM IST

Maharahstra govt misled in allotting plot for Adarsh: CBI

The CBI had registered a case on January 29 last against Ashok Chavan and 13 others, including bureaucrats and retired army personnel.

Jul 23, 2012, 08:39 AM IST

Maharahstra: 7 tonnes ammonium nitrate seized

The Kolhapur district police on Saturday seized nearly seven tonnes of ammonium nitrate and 50 electronic detonators - two key ingredients for making explosives - and nabbed two people, a police official said.

Dec 18, 2010, 16:08 PM IST