Fadnavis visits RSS memorial on his first visit to Nagpur as CM

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis visited the RSS memorial in Nagpur on Monday.

Shirdi municipality employee dies of swine flu

A 42-year-old employee of Shirdi Municipal Corporation died of swine flu on Thursday in a Mumbai hospital.

Maharashtra polls: MNS to launch campaign on Sep 25

With dates for Assembly polls likely to be announced anytime soon, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena is gearing up to launch its campaign with the unveiling of a 'blue print' for the state's development on September 25.

HC pulls up Maha for load shedding at HSC, SSC Exam centres

The Bombay High Court has pulled up Maharashtra government for its apathy towards students due to load-shedding at Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) and Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examination centres in schools across the state.

By-election results encouraging ahead of Maha polls: Rane

Senior Congress leader and Maharashtra industries minister Narayan Rane on Tuesday said the assembly by-poll results in four states were a morale booster for the party, and the cadres should face the coming state elections positively.

Mumbai: Woman gang-raped by two youths in moving car

When the entire country is debating the issue of rising sexual crimes against the women, another incident of gang-rape in Mumbai`s Dharavi area has come to the fore.

Maha govt issues resolution on extending slum regularisation

Maharashtra government Tuesday issued a Government Resolution (GR) extending the slum regularisation date from January 1, 1995 to January 1, 2000.

Mumbai likely to get heavy rains in next 2 days: MeT office

Monsoon in Mumbai is likely to get stronger and the city may experience heavy rainfall over the next 48 hours, a senior MeT official said here Thursday.

Saibaba trust employee held for stealing ornaments

An employee of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust here was caught allegedly stealing gold and silver ornaments from the trust`s counting hall, police said Wednesday.

PIL alleges fraud in police housing societies, HC seeks reply

Three housing societies on Friday sought time from Bombay High Court to file their reply to a PIL alleging that six plots of land, on which they stood, were originally reserved for policemen but allegedly fraudulently allotted to a group of legislators and bureaucrats.

CBI files FIR against unknown persons in Narendra Dhabolkar murder case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday filed an FIR against unknown persons under sections of criminal conspiracy and murder of anti-superstition activist Narendra Dhabolkar in Pune last year.

Paid news case: Election Commission slap notices on Ashok Chavan, Madhu Koda

The Election Commission on Monday issued a show cause notice to former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan and ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda for their alleged involvement in paid news cases.

Shakti Mill Telephone operator gang-rape case arguments conclude

The final arguments in Shakti Mill telephone operator gang-rape case were concluded by the defence on Tuesday, paving the way for pronouncement of judgment by the court.

Guv order refusing action against Chavan questioned

An application has been filed in the Bombay High Court by a former journalist questioning the order of the Maharashtra Governor refusing sanction to prosecute former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in the Adarsh Housing Society Scam.

Cabinet nod to hand over part of Mumbai land for Ambedkar memorial

The way has been cleared for a magnificent memorial to Dr B R Ambedkar with government on Monday clearing a proposal to hand over a part of now-defunct Indu Mills land in Mumbai to Maharashtra government for the purpose.

Now, 21-year-old girl raped in Mumbai, youth held

A 22-year-old youth was on Friday arrested for allegedly raping his girlfriend on the pretext of marriage, police said.

`Current dwellers of pre-1995 slums in Mumbai eligible for rehab`

With an eye on the Assembly polls due next year, the Congress-NCP alliance government announced that the current residents of the slums in Mumbai, built before 1995, will be eligible for rehabilitation schemes.

HC refuses to transfer Adarsh demolition plea to NGT

Refusing to transfer a plea filed by Adarsh Housing society challenging the demolition order passed against it to the National Green Tribunal, Bombay HC said environment violation cannot be dealt separately from other allegations.

HC upholds life sentence of man who murdered wife

Fourteen years after murdering his wife and dumping her body in a well, the Bombay High Court has upheld the conviction of a man and sentenced him to life imprisonment.

Nashik mayor`s brother arrested in double murder case

City police on Saturday arrested the elder brother of Nashik mayor in the May 7 double murder case.