Devendra Fadnavis fulfils Vajpayee's dream, becomes BJP's first CM in Maharashtra-Part 2

Devendra Fadnavis was sworn-in as the chief minister of the first BJP government in Maharashtra at a gala public function at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai.

Devendra Fadnavis fulfils Vajpayee's dream, becomes BJP's first CM in Maharashtra​

Devendra Fadnavis was sworn-in as the chief minister of the first BJP government in Maharashtra at a gala public function at Wankhede stadium in Mumbai.

Shiv Sena shields BJP, says swearing-in ceremony will wash off sins of NCP-Congress

Notwithstanding its decision to boycott the swearing-in of Devendra Fadnavis as Maharashtra Chief Minister, the Shiv Sena Friday provided covering fire to BJP from criticism for organising a lavish event, saying the ceremony will "wash off sins" of the previous government.

Industry hopes new Maharashtra govt will fast-track infra projects

As the BJP is set to form the next government in Maharashtra on Friday, industry experts want the new chief minister to expedite the delayed infrastructure projects in the state and revive investment in key sectors by removing bureaucratic bottlenecks.

Tight security for Fadnavis' inauguration; PM may attend

A strict vigil will be maintained during the swearing-in of Devendra Fadnavis as Maharashtra Chief Minister at Wankhede stadium here on Friday, with over 2,500 security personnel being deployed in and around the sprawling ground.

Shiv Sena to skip BJP government swearing-in ceremony?
Shiv Sena to skip BJP government swearing-in ceremony?

Even as Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) prepares for the inauguration of its first government in Maharashtra, reports on Thursday indicated that Shiv Sena will not attend the swearing-in ceremony scheduled for Friday.

MCA will not charge for swearing-in ceremony of first BJP govt in Maharashtra at Wankhede Stadium

Sharad Pawar-led Mumbai Cricket Association will charge no fee for lending its Wankhede Stadium for hosting swearing-in ceremony of the first BJP government in Maharashtra on October 31.

Maharashtra: BJP wants to make oath-taking by its CM a "historic" event

Maharashtra unit of BJP is leaving no stone unturned to make grand the October 31 oath-taking ceremony of its first chief minister at Wankhede stadium in South Mumbai.

Maharashtra CM's swearing-in preparations begin at Wankhede Stadium

The new BJP government in Maharashtra will be sworn in on October 31 at Mumbai's Wankhede stadium.

Unmukt Chand scores ton, India A beat West Indies by 16 runs
Unmukt Chand scores ton, India A beat West Indies by 16 runs

Wicket-keeper Denesh Ramdin's century went in vain as West Indies slumped to a 16-run loss against India A in their second and final warm-up 50-over match ahead of the five-match ODI series against India at the Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday.

Unmukt Chand's ton take India A against West Indies to competitive 282
Unmukt Chand's ton take India A against West Indies to competitive 282

In-form Unmukt Chand smashed a fine century to guide India A to a competitive 282 against West Indies in their second and final warm up match at the Wankhede Stadium here on Sunday.

Bundling out West Indies for 148 will give bowlers confidence: Lalchand Rajput
Bundling out West Indies for 148 will give bowlers confidence: Lalchand Rajput

India A coach Lalchand Rajput on Friday said the side's comprehensive win against West Indies would boost the confidence of his bowlers.

Putting up runs on board is key to success overseas: Zaheer Khan

Veteran seamer Zaheer Khan feels India would struggle to make an impact overseas unless the batsmen raised their game and notch up big scores consistently.

Ness Wadia threw burning cigarettes at my face: Preity Zinta to police

Bollywood actor Preity Zinta, who has accused industrialist Ness Wadia of molestation, has said her former boyfriend had thrown burning cigarettes at her and locked her up in a room even before the May 30 incident at Wankhede Stadium after which she filed a police complaint.

Patel tells Mumbai cops he can`t say anything on Zinta case

BCCI Secretary Sanjay Patel on Saturday told Mumbai police that he was not in a position to say anything on the alleged May 30 spat between Preity Zinta and his former boyfriend Ness Wadia as he was not present when the alleged incident took place.

Preity Zinta-Ness Wadia case: Actress likely to record statement on Sunday

Bollywood actress Preity Zinta, who has accused her former boyfriend and industrialist Ness Wadia of abuse and molestation, is likely to record her supplementary statement in connection with the case on Sunday, police said today.

Wadia says charges false as Zinta accuses him of molestation

Businessman Ness Wadia, who has been accused of molestation and abuse by his former girlfriend and Bollywood actress Preity Zinta in a police complaint, today said he was shocked by the allegations and termed them as "false and baseless".

Preity Zinta files molestation case; Ness Wadia denies charges

Actor Preity Zinta has filed a molestation case against businessman Ness Wadia in city`s Marine Drive police station, as per reports.

Run-outs of Raina, McCullum saw CSK lose momentum: Fleming

The run-outs of Suresh Raina and Brendon McCullum saw Chennai Super Kings lose momentum when chasing the huge target set by Kings XI Punjab in the IPL Qualifier 2, said CSK`s coach Stephen Fleming after his side lost by 24 runs at the Wankhede Stadium.

Governing council sticks with Bangalore for IPL final

The Indian Premier League (IPL) governing council has decided to stick with Bangalore as the venue for the June 1 final, thus ending all speculations about moving the summit clash to Mumbai, a top official said here Thursday.