Fadnavis govt opposes PIL against Shiv Sena sharing power

The BJP-led Maharashtra Government on Wednesday opposed a petition in the Bombay High Court challenging the joining of government by erstwhile opposition party Shiv Sena, saying the PIL was not in keeping with the provisions of Constitution.

NIA to approach SKYPE authorities to track Arif's accounts

The National Investigating Agency (NIA) which is probing the case of alleged ISIS 'recruit' Arif Majeed's sudden disappearance and subsequent return to Mumbai, will now approach authorities of telecommunication application software SKYPE to track details of his accounts.

Uddhav not in panel for setting up Bal Thackeray's memorial

In a U-turn from its earlier stand to include Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in a panel to discuss construction of party patriarch Bal Thackeray's memorial, the Maharashtra government resolution (GR) has not included any political leaders in the committee.

MLA seeks probe in alleged poor construction of Thane bridge

Shiv Sena MLA from Thane, Pratap Sarnaik has sought an inquiry into the alleged poor construction quality of the Kapurbawdi flyover in the city.

VHP backs Swaraj over Bhagvad Gita controversy

A senior leader of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad on Tuesday supported Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj's proposal that Bhagvad Gita be granted the status of 'national scripture'.

BJP has hidden agenda to separate Mumbai from Maharashtra: NCP

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) alleged here today that the BJP has a hidden agenda to separate the metropolis of Mumbai from the state of Maharashtra.

Transistor in Aamir's nude PK poster to be sold for Rs 1.5 crore

An online auction site has offered Rs 1.5 crore for the transistor which was purchased for a mere Rs 227 from Mumbai's s Chor Bazaar!

Exclusive: Meet women taxi drivers from Mumbai

Meet women taxi drivers from Mumbai.

Control over Mumbai should lie with Maha Govt: Sena

Mumbai: Cautioning Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis over his suggestion of a high-level committee for Mumbai's development, the Shiv Sena today said the control over the city should lie with the state government.

Lioness Jimmy, the last big cat of Byculla Zoo, dies

 Jimmy, a 16-year-old lioness in Jijamata Udyan, a zoo at Byculla in central Mumbai, died Monday after prolonged illness, an official said.

Maharashtra CM's decision on ACB plea against Ajit Pawar, Bhujbal awaited

Though his 38-day old government does not need support of NCP any longer with Shiv Sena coming aboard, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is yet to take a decision on proposal of inquiry into corruption cases against former ministers from the Sharad Pawar-led party.

Centre clears hurdle for Navi Mumbai International Airport

Thane: The central government has cleared a major hurdle in the development of the country's largest greenfield airport coming up here, an official said Monday.

Hurdle cleared for Navi Mumbai International Airport

The central government has cleared a major hurdle in the development of the country's largest Greenfield Airport coming up here, an official said on Monday.

People of J&K have faith in democracy: Swamy
People of J&K have faith in democracy: Swamy

BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said the high turnout in the ongoing Jammu and Kashmir assembly elections is an indication that people in the border state have trust, faith in democracy and the leadership of Narendra Modi.

Destinations within India top domestic honeymooners wish list
Destinations within India top domestic honeymooners wish list

Domestic destinations trump exotic international locales for Indian honeymooning couples according to a recent survey by a travel portal.

Congress confident of getting Leader of Opposition post in Maharashtra Assembly

Congress on Saturday expressed confidence that being the largest opposition party in the Maharashtra Assembly, it will get the post of leader of opposition.

Mumbai: Major fire breaks out at Chitrag studios

A major fire broke out at the Chitrag studios in Powai, Mumbai on Saturday morning, reports suggest. Zee TV's daily soap 'Jamai Raja's shoot had to be stalled as the entire set caught fire.

ISL: I can play and give 100 per cent to the team, says Luis Garcia
ISL: I can play and give 100 per cent to the team, says Luis Garcia

Atletico de Kolkata marquee midfielder Luis Garcia on Friday said that he is ready to fire as the team is "anxious" to get three points against Mumbai in order to make the ISL semi-finals cut.

23 tonnes of red sanders seized off Mumbai, 20 persons nabbed

The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence and the Indian Coast Guard intercepted two boats off the Mumbai coast and seized 23 tonnes of red sanders, nabbing 20 persons.

Banned drugs worth over Rs 29 lakh seized; 3 held in Mumbai

Mumbai: In two separate cases, three drug peddlers were arrested Friday and amphetamine, a banned party drug worth Rs 29.34 lakh was recovered from them, police said.