Mumbai terror attacks: Nariman House reopens with memories of Gavriel and Rivka

The wounds are still fresh, the bullet marks are still there but it`s time for a fresh start for Mumbai`s Jewish community. The Chabad House centre in downtown Colaba, better known as Nariman House, opened on Tuesday, nearly six years after the 26/11 tragedy.

NCP holding interviews for all assembly seats, Cong peeved

Maharashtra Congress chief Manikrao Thakare on Monday took objection to the ally NCP starting with interviews of ticket aspirants for all the 288 assembly constituencies.

`Mardaani` has hit the right chord: Rani Mukerji

Actress Rani Mukerji is overwhelmed with the response to her film "Mardaani". She says the film about women`s empowerment has succeeded in raising awareness as was intended to.

Ebola in India: Nigerian quarantined in Mumbai hospital

A 32-year-old man was admitted to Jogeshwari`s civic-run trauma centre after the airport authorities were informed that the man complained of fever and red eyes which showed symptoms of viral haemorrhagic fever.

BJP MP Kirit Somaiya booked for assaulting a cop in Mumbai

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Kirit Somaiya has been booked for allegedly manhandling a policeman at Navghar Police Station in Mumbai.

Raj Thackeray makes U-turn, says won`t contest Maharashtra polls

In a dramatic U-turn, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday announced he won`t contest the Assembly elections scheduled for October.

I won`t contest Maharashtra Assembly elections: Raj Thackeray

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday said that he has now decided not to contest the Maharashtra Assembly Polls.

Om Prakash Kohli replaces Sankaranarayanan, takes oath as new Maharashtra Governor

Hours after K Sankaranarayanan resigned from his post, Gujarat Governor Om Prakash Kohli on Sunday was sworn in as the new Governor of Maharashtra.

Did Chavan`s boycott of PM hasten Governor K Sankaranarayanan`s transfer?

In an early Sunday operation, Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan was suddenly transferred to Mizoram, raising protests from the Congress.

Notice to Centre over `trafficking` of Navy personnel

The Delhi High Court has issued notice to the central government over a petition alleging that various agencies were trafficking technical navy professionals to foreign ships and making them work without proper safety and security.

Low intensity blast at food stall in Kolhapur, one injured

A roadside vendor suffered minor injuries in a low-intensity blast on the outskirts of Kolhapur town in western Maharashtra on Saturday night, police said. The explosion occurred near a food cart close to Shahu toll plaza, a senior police officer said in Mumbai.

Navroze low key for lone Parsi family in 2 east Maharashtra districts

Even as their community members celebrated `Navroze` in Mumbai on Monday with fervour, the new year was not that boisterous for `Gundevias`, the only Parsi family residing in Chandrapur and Gadchiroli districts in East Maharashtra.

Bombay HC releases Rs 15.41 lakh spent on securing Shakti Mills

Maharashtra Government has informed the Bombay High Court that Public Works Department had recently spent Rs 15.41 lakh to build a boundary wall, barbed wire fencing, security cabin and the main gate of the defunct Shakti Mills.

Man snatches chain from woman at Mumbai station and flees - Watch

A man in Mumbai has been caught on CCTV snatching chain from a woman at a busy railway station.

Congress won`t tolerate insult to CM at PM Modi`s functions: Narayan Rane

Senior Maharashtra minister Narayan Rane on Friday said Congress would not tolerate insult to Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan at the functions where the Prime Minister is present.

Irrigation scam: Maharashtra Police`s ACB seeks govt nod to probe Ajit Pawar

The Maharashtra ACB on Friday sought permission from the state government to conduct an open inquiry against Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and state NCP chief Sunil Tatkare following a complaint by an activist who has alleged corruption in 12 irrigation projects.

Mumbai-Goa double-decker train gets delayed due to Konkan-Central Railways fight

The first ever double decker train service between Mumbai and Goa ran into trouble on its first day itself, with the driver of the train halting it at Roha station on Friday morning.

Maharashtra Cabinet decides to reduce SGPC members in Nanded Takht Board

The representation of Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) in the Takht Hazur Sahib Board at Nanded will be reduced, with the Maharashtra Cabinet approving the report of Bhatia committee.

BMC corporator, hubby held for accepting Rs 15,000 bribe

A civic body corporator and her husband were arrested from their residence in Mahim area for allegedly accepting a bribe of Rs 15,000 from a person, who runs an NGO in the city, a top ACB officer said.

Seaplane service begins on Aug 25 between Mumbai-Lonavala

The first commercial flight of the much-awaited seaplane services will take off for Pawana dam in Lonavala from here on August 25, Maharashtra Tourism and Public Works Minister Chhagan Bhujbal announced on Thursday.