Controversy surrounding the open air gym at the Marine Drive promenade inaugurated last week by Yuva Sena chief Aaditya Thackeray refuses to die down, with Swabhiman Sangathana, an NGO led by Congress MLA Nitesh Rane, on Wednesday opening a vada-pav stall near the fitness station.
Seeking to take up the cause of Marathi people, Congress leader Nitesh Rane on Wednesday met Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to protest against the "condescending" treatment allegedly being meted out to Maharashtrians living outside the state.
A day after his father and Congress heavyweight Narayan Rane lost the Bandra (East) Assembly bypoll, Congress MLA Nitesh Rane Thursday alleged that MIM was using drugs to lure Muslim youths, a charge denied by the party.
Former Maharashtra minister Narayan Rane and his son Nitesh Rane, accused of making remarks against the Gujarati community in the social media, failed to appear before the Bombay High Court on Thursday in response to notices issued to them based on a public interest litigation.
The Bombay High Court on Thursday asked the Maharashtra government to file a status report on the probe into allegedly derogatory comments made by former Maharashtra minister Narayan Rane and his son Nitesh against the Gujarati community.
DNA: Soon after the BJP government in Haryana announced that Robert Vadra's land deals will be probed, it has come to light that the son-in-law of Congress president Sonia Gandhi is now winding down his businesses.
Hitting two birds with one stone, Congress MLA from Kankavli constituency Nitesh Rane on Wednesday said that he would want to begin Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Clean India campaign from Mumbai by cleaning `all the Gujaratis who hate Marathis'.
Congress candidate from Kankavli constituency Nitesh Rane said that he has earned his candidature for the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly elections through his work and not because he is son of former Chief Minister Narayan Rane.
Rahul Thakre and Nitesh Rane, sons of Maharashtra PCC Chief Manikrao Thakre and state campaign chief Narayan Rane, figure in the third and final list of 26 Congress candidates for the Assembly polls released this afternoon.
Nitesh Rane, son of senior Congress leader and Maharashtra state Industries Minister Narayan Rane, said he will take Shiv Sena President "head on" if Uddhav Thackeray decides to contest the upcoming Assembly polls in Maharashtra.
In a major trouble for Nitesh Rane, son of state Industries Minister Narayan Rane, a local magistrate court on Tuesday rejected for the second time a closure report filed by the CBI in an attempt to murder case registered against him.
CBI on Tuesday told the Bombay High Court that it was going to file a closure report before a magistrate in a case against Nitesh Rane, chief of Swabhiman Sanghatana and son of state industries minister Narayan Rane, for allegedly opening fire at his NGO member Chintu Shaikh.
Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday said that Maharashtra minister Narayan Rane called him up and sought the release of his son Nitesh Rane after he was arrested for vandalising a toll-booth on Goa-Maharashtra border and assaulting the staff yesterday.