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.

Dismal Delhi crushed by professional Mumbai in  Vijay Hazare Trophy
Dismal Delhi crushed by professional Mumbai in Vijay Hazare Trophy

Veteran batsman Wasim Jaffer played a perfect innings in a modest chase as Mumbai outclassed Delhi by six wickets to enter quarter-final of the National One Day Championship for the Vijay Hazare Trophy, here on Wednesday.

AMU to seek special grant from the Centre to expand Central library

Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University Lt Gen (rtd) Zameer Uddin Shah on Wednesday said he will approach the Centre for a special grant of Rs 20 crore to expand the facilities at Maulana Azad Central library so that 28,000 students are provided access to it.

26/11: Three witnesses depose in anti-terror court

Three prosecution witnesses deposed on Wednesday before an anti-terrorism court (ATC) judge here holding the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks trial for identifying the two accused, certifying bank transactions and a JuD centre in Sindh.

Appoint officers to check if civic schools have toilets: HC

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday asked the Maharashtra government to appoint two officers to conduct surprise checks on city municipal schools to verify the claim of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) that clean and separate toilets were available for boys and girls in schools.

Toilets at railways stations are the dirtiest: Survey

Close to 90 percent Indian travellers feel that railway stations across the country have the dirtiest toilets and need major improvement, a survey ahead of World Toilet Day has revealed.

Vidarbha lawyer Sunil Manohar to be new Maha Advocate General

Nagpur-based senior lawyer Sunil Manohar is set to be the new Advocate General of Maharashtra.

One programme! One Faculty! Three Campuses

Wherever you study- London, Chicago Hong Kong, Chicago Booth School of Business will help you experience their culture of inquiry and innovation. The author gives you a gist on this Executive MBA or EMBA programme

Role of exam integrity in India’s global competency

India should make its high stakes tests reliable, valid and fair in order to make its education system internationally respected, says the author.

Catch them young!

At a recently held conference at TISS, experts discussed the need to focus on the early years of childhood, both at the policy and individual levels.