As the seat-sharing stalemate between Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena continues, BJP president Amit Shah will on Wednesday meet the party leaders and hold talks over the contentious issue in poll-bound Maharashtra.
Amid deadlock in talks with ally Shiv Sena over seat-sharing for the October 15 Maharashtra Assembly Elections, the Bharatiya Janata Party's core committee is likely to meet at Union Minister Nitin Gadkari's residence here on Tuesday.
The special CBI court here, which is hearing the cases related to police encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati, on Monday rejected the bail application of a former officer of Rajasthan police.
The Bombay High Court on Monday ordered state government to pay compensation to kin of four victims of the 2011 serial blasts within two days even as it issued a contempt notice against the state chief secretary for failing to pay the amount despite a previous judicial order.
Observing that police investigation was not satisfactory, Bombay High Court on Monday directed CBI to take over the probe into the death of a student of Symbiosis Institute of Design in Pune two years ago.
In a pre-election boost to the NCP, nine independent legislators, including a minister, on Monday joined the party which said it was firm on contesting 144 out of the total 288 Assembly seats in Maharashtra going to the polls next month.
Normally associated with the legendary cafes with strong tea and khari (salted pastry), the word 'Irani' has been proving to be a headache for police in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Goa, for more unworthy reasons.
Former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, who underwent three cardiac surgeries and was discharged from Mumbai Asian Heart Institute yesterday, thanked all his well-wishers and the doctors who treated him.
With BJP MLA Pankaja Munde, daughter of late BJP leader Gopinath Munde, indicating that she would not contest the bypoll to the Beed Lok Sabha constituency in Maharashtra, which fell vacant after her father's demise, there is no clear picture yet about who would be the BJP's nominee from the seat.
The Bombay High Court on Friday directed the Maharashtra government to ensure uninterrupted electricity supply in schools during SSC and HSC examinations in October and asked it to depute officers in all examination centres to assess the power situation and suggest measures.
Senior Shiv Sena leader Diwakar Raote on Thursday attacked NCP leader and state health and education minister Fouzia Khan for holding the post even after her membership of Legislative Council expired six months ago and demanded her immediate resignation.