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Aryan Khan drugs case: A 'farziwada' by Sameer Wankhede, says Nawab Malik after bail order reveals 'nothing objectionable in WhatsApp chats'

Aryan Khan drugs case: A 'farziwada' by Sameer Wankhede, says Nawab Malik after bail order reveals 'nothing objectionable in WhatsApp chats'

Malik said that NCB official Sameer Wankhede should be suspended following the Bombay High Court's findings.

Nov 21, 2021, 11:00 AM IST
Ahmedabad bans stalls selling non-vegetarian food along public roads

Ahmedabad bans stalls selling non-vegetarian food along public roads

"People are free to eat whatever they want. But the food being sold at stalls should not be harmful and the stalls should not obstruct traffic flow," Gujarat CM Bhupendra Patel said.

Nov 16, 2021, 09:31 AM IST
Babasaheb Purandare, noted historian and Padma Vibhushan awardee, dies in Pune; PM Modi condoles death

Babasaheb Purandare, noted historian and Padma Vibhushan awardee, dies in Pune; PM Modi condoles death

Prime Minister Modi expressed that he is 'pained beyond words' and said that Babasaheb Purandare will live on due to his extensive works. 

Nov 15, 2021, 07:35 AM IST
Babasaheb Purandare, noted historian and Padma Vibhushan awardee, critically ill

Babasaheb Purandare, noted historian and Padma Vibhushan awardee, critically ill

Balwant Moreshwar Purandare, popularly known as Babasaheb, has penned many books on Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj and dedicated his life to history and research.

Nov 15, 2021, 06:13 AM IST
'Act of treason', Padma Shri should be withdrawn: Shiv Sena on Kangana Ranaut's 'bheek' remark

'Act of treason', Padma Shri should be withdrawn: Shiv Sena on Kangana Ranaut's 'bheek' remark

Ranaut had recently said that India attained freedom in 2014 when the Modi-led government came to power and described the country`s Independence in 1947 as 'bheek'.

Nov 13, 2021, 11:24 AM IST
NDRF personnel rescue nearly 500 persons from in and around Chennai amid heavy rainfall- Watch

NDRF personnel rescue nearly 500 persons from in and around Chennai amid heavy rainfall- Watch

13 NDRF teams, that are stationed across the region, continue to be in action and are facilitating rescue and relief operations. 

Nov 12, 2021, 17:22 PM IST
Woman cop carries unconscious man to safety amid heavy rainfall in Chennai- Watch

Woman cop carries unconscious man to safety amid heavy rainfall in Chennai- Watch

The incident took place in Chennai's T P Chatram Police station limits. The lady cop had to carry the man on her shoulder, amid heavy rainfall in the city.

Nov 11, 2021, 17:19 PM IST
IMD forecasts more rains for Tamil Nadu due to cyclonic system over Bay of Bengal

IMD forecasts more rains for Tamil Nadu due to cyclonic system over Bay of Bengal

Heavy to very heavy rains and thunderstorm activity is likely in northern regions of Tamil Nadu like Chennai, Villupuram, Cuddalore among other areas. 

Nov 07, 2021, 21:27 PM IST
Chennai witnesses heaviest rainfall since 2015, Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin visits affected areas

Chennai witnesses heaviest rainfall since 2015, Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin visits affected areas

The India Meteorological Department has stated that the 'current extremely heavy rainfall' spell over north coastal Tamil Nadu will continue on Sunday and reduce thereafter.

Nov 07, 2021, 14:51 PM IST
Sameer Wankhede part of plot to 'kidnap' Aryan Khan, claims Nawab Malik

Sameer Wankhede part of plot to 'kidnap' Aryan Khan, claims Nawab Malik

The Maharashtra minister alleged that BJP leader Mohit Bharatiya was the "mastermind" of the plot.

Nov 07, 2021, 11:39 AM IST
Heavy rains lash Chennai, Tamil Nadu authorities sound flood alert

Heavy rains lash Chennai, Tamil Nadu authorities sound flood alert

The authorities have said that the Chembarambakkam and Puzhal reservoirs would be opened to let out surplus rainwater.

Nov 07, 2021, 10:18 AM IST
'Just the beginning': Nawab Malik after Sameer Wankhede dropped from Aryan Khan drugs case

'Just the beginning': Nawab Malik after Sameer Wankhede dropped from Aryan Khan drugs case

The NCB has transferred the investigation in the controversial cruise drugs matter and five other cases from the Sameer Wankhede-headed Mumbai unit headed to an SIT.

Nov 06, 2021, 08:35 AM IST
Chennai Customs seize 400-year-old brass Ganesha idol meant for smuggling

Chennai Customs seize 400-year-old brass Ganesha idol meant for smuggling

According to experts, the idol is traceable to the Vijayanagara-Nayak period, the 'Nritya Ganapati' is regarded as the 15th among the 32 different forms of Ganapati. 

Nov 03, 2021, 17:32 PM IST
Union Minister Ramdas Athawale extends support to NCB's Sameer Wankhede, asks Nawab Malik to stop 'conspiring'

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale extends support to NCB's Sameer Wankhede, asks Nawab Malik to stop 'conspiring'

The Republican Party of India (A) chief said that Wankhede is a Hindu Dalit and a follower of BR Ambedkar.

Nov 01, 2021, 10:12 AM IST
Aryan Khan drugs case: Another FIR lodged against NCB witness Kiran Gosavi in Pune

Aryan Khan drugs case: Another FIR lodged against NCB witness Kiran Gosavi in Pune

This, reportedly, is the third case lodged against the NCB witness who is currently in police custody till November 5.

Oct 31, 2021, 07:09 AM IST
Aryan Khan drugs case: 'Genie is out of the bottle', says Nawab Malik after Sameer Wankhede's family members meet BJP leader

Aryan Khan drugs case: 'Genie is out of the bottle', says Nawab Malik after Sameer Wankhede's family members meet BJP leader

The NCP leader accused the BJP of misusing central agencies to defame Maharashtra and the Hindi film industry based in Mumbai. 

Oct 30, 2021, 09:07 AM IST
NCB chief Sameer Wankhede's family followed Islam, says officer's ex-father-in-law

NCB chief Sameer Wankhede's family followed Islam, says officer's ex-father-in-law

The claim comes amid Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik's allegations that Sameer Wankhede was born as a Muslim, but forged documents to get a job under quota after clearing the UPSC examination.

Oct 28, 2021, 17:30 PM IST
Aryan Khan drugs case: Nawab Malik steps up attack, shares NCB official Sameer Wankhede's 'Nikah Nama'

Aryan Khan drugs case: Nawab Malik steps up attack, shares NCB official Sameer Wankhede's 'Nikah Nama'

The NCP leader said that the issue he is exposing of 'Sameer Dawood Wankhede' is not about his religion, but about the 'fraudulent means' by which he has obtained a caste certificate to get an IRS

Oct 27, 2021, 10:44 AM IST
Mumbai local trains to run at pre-pandemic level from THIS date, check details

Mumbai local trains to run at pre-pandemic level from THIS date, check details

The decision has been taken considering the increased flow of commuters.

Oct 26, 2021, 06:51 AM IST
After Mumbai's CSMT, 'restaurant on wheels' to be set up at Pune railway stations

After Mumbai's CSMT, 'restaurant on wheels' to be set up at Pune railway stations

Officials informed that they have planned to open it at four places - Baramati, Chinchwad, Akurdi and Miraj.

Oct 23, 2021, 07:44 AM IST
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