Tension in parts of Thane over FB post on Ambedkar

Tension prevailed in few localities in Thane, nearly 35 km away from Mumbai, after Republican Party of India (RPI) activists took to streets over an allegedly defamatory post of Dalit icon Babasaheb Ambedkar on Friday, police said.

`Ajit Pawar`s resignation stays, no feud in family’

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Thursday said that he will not ask his nephew Ajit Pawar to withdraw his resignation as Maharashtra’s Deputy Chief Minister, while maintaining that there was no feud in his family.