Teenage girl commits suicide; one minor among three arrested

A 16-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by jumping off the terrace of an eleven- storey building in Mulund in central Mumbai, police said.

Shiv Sena to support Modi govt's agenda in Parliament's Winter Session: Raut

Shiv Sena will support Narendra Modi government's agenda during the winter session of Parliament, but will play the role of principal Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly session beginning December 8, party leader Sanjay Raut said on Sunday.

Admission rigmarole for HRD minister Smriti Irani to get kids in school

It did not help that she was India's Education Minister--Smriti Irani had to appear in an interview to get her children admitted to a school here like any other parent who goes through this nightmare.

3 new child helpline centres to cover 500 towns, cities: Maneka

Looking to provide prompt help to distressed children across the country, the government has decided to open three new child helpline centres in Kolkata, Gurgaon and Chennai which will cover 500 cities and towns.

Shiv Sena would be accommodated in Maharashtra cabinet expansion: BJP minister

BJP leader and Maharashtra PWD minister Chandrakant Patil on Saturday said the estranged ally Shiv Sena "will be accommodated" in the cabinet expansion before the winter session of the Assembly starts on December 8.

Shiv Sena hails BJP govt move to fast-track Shivaji memorial plan

Shiv Sena on Saturday welcomed the BJP government's move to expedite necessary approvals and clearances for the proposed grand memorial for Chhatrapati Shivaji off the Arabian Sea here.

Maharashtra keen to groom youth leaders via college elections: Tawde

The Maharashtra government is keen to re-start college elections as they would groom student leaders and help them develop leadership skills, Education Minister Vinod Tawde said here on Saturday.

Railway Minister Prabhu meets Sena chief to 'clear differences'

Amid attempts of reconciliation by the BJP with its former ally Shiv Sena ahead of the winter session of the Maharashtra Assembly, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu here met Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray at the latter's residence.

Shah Rukh, Salman dance their heart out at Arpita-Ayush wedding reception
Shah Rukh, Salman dance their heart out at Arpita-Ayush wedding reception

He may not have attended the wedding in Hyderabad, but Shah Rukh Khan was seen dancing his heart out at the wedding reception of Salman Khan's sister's wedding reception in Mumbai on Friday night. 

Unfortunate that Adarsh ghost refuses to leave Chavan: Sena

Mumbai: Apparently going soft on Congress after the end of its alliance with BJP, the Shiv Sena today said it is "unfortunate" that former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan's name was not dropped as an accused in the Adarsh Society scam.

Bipasha Basu, Malaika Arora Khan spotted together!
Bipasha Basu, Malaika Arora Khan spotted together!

 B'town beauties Bipasha Basu and Malaika Arora Khan were spotted together at the partnership launch between Amazon.in and The Label Corp in India's showbiz hub Mumbai recently.

Hindutva plank: Shiv Sena likely to hurt BJP's chances in Delhi polls

Post its break-up with BJP, Shiv Sena now wants to aggressively expand its base in states other than Maharashtra as well and will kick off its "mission" from Delhi where it wants to corner its former ally mainly on the Hindutva agenda.

Bhujbal family abused power, amassed wealth: AAP's Anjali Damania

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) senior leader and MLA Chhagan Bhujbal as well as his family members have been accused of abusing power and amassing huge wealth by social workers Anjali Damania and Sanjeev Khandekar in a complaint before the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) today.

Bombay HC advises people to keep houses clean to prevent dengue

In a humanitarian gesture, the Bombay High Court Thursday cautioned the citizens to keep their houses as well as surroundings clean and hygienic in the wake of outbreak of dengue, saying it should not be left entirely to the Government to act.

Two new metro lines, four flyovers to come up in Mumbai

The Maharashtra government Thursday approved two new Metro lines and four flyovers, estimated to cost around Rs 45,000 crore.

IB issues alert of possible terror attack on Kolkata airport, CISF asked to tighten vigil
IB issues alert of possible terror attack on Kolkata airport, CISF asked to tighten vigil

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF), which mans Indian airports, was on Thursday asked to tighten vigil at Kolkata's Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport after the Intelligence Bureau issued an alert regarding a possible attack on the airbase.

Confident of good result in talks with Shiv Sena, says BJP

Denying that there was any bitterness in its approach towards its former ally Shiv Sena on the issue of the Sena's participation in the Maharashtra government, BJP on Thursday said it was sure something good will emerge out of the talks between the two parties.

I made her run: Alize Cornet on how she managed to beat Serena Williams
I made her run: Alize Cornet on how she managed to beat Serena Williams

Popular in the tennis circuit after taming Serena Williams thrice this year, Frenchwoman Alize Cornet says the key to conquering the world number one lies in countering her man-like serves with exhausting rallies.

DNA: Self-styled godman Rampal arrested from his Satlok ashram

Self-styled 'godman' Rampal, arrested from his Satlok ashram in Barwala, Haryana will be produced in Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday.

Trouble in offing for MCA, VCA and PCA
Trouble in offing for MCA, VCA and PCA

Three powerful associations of the BCCI who conduct Tests regularly - Mumbai, Vidarbha and Punjab, are likely to face the heat from the ruling group of the Board in the wake of the Supreme Court-appointed Justice Mudgal Committee giving a clean chit to N Srinivasan in the IPL 6 corruption probe.