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Tolerance is in country's blood: Devendra Fadnavis

Tolerance is in country's blood: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Saturday that tolerance is an age-old Indian tradition.

Feb 24, 2019, 00:30 AM IST
Days after sealing alliance, Congress, NCP leaders to hold second rally in Maharashtra today

Days after sealing alliance, Congress, NCP leaders to hold second rally in Maharashtra today

The Beed rally will be attended by NCP chief Shard Pawar, Ashok Chavan and other top leaders of the 'maha aghadi.'

Feb 23, 2019, 09:45 AM IST
High alert in Maharashtra after IED found on bus in Raigad, blast near Mumbai

High alert in Maharashtra after IED found on bus in Raigad, blast near Mumbai

The Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad has started parallel investigations into the two incidents.

Feb 22, 2019, 10:19 AM IST
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial: SC declines urgent hearing on NGO's plea

Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj memorial: SC declines urgent hearing on NGO's plea

The apex court had earlier orally asked the Maharashtra government authorities not to proceed with the construction activities.

Feb 21, 2019, 19:47 PM IST
Pune Police charges activist Sudha Bharadwaj, others in Bhima Koregaon case

Pune Police charges activist Sudha Bharadwaj, others in Bhima Koregaon case

In November 2018, the first charge sheet was filed by Pune Police in the case against ten persons at the special court for Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.

Feb 21, 2019, 18:05 PM IST
Kisan long march kicks off a day after scheduled; thousands march towards Mumbai

Kisan long march kicks off a day after scheduled; thousands march towards Mumbai

Talks between farmer's outfits and Maharashtra government once again failed to yield any results.

Feb 21, 2019, 13:12 PM IST
Six-year-old boy, who fell into 200-feet deep borewell in Pune, rescued safely

Six-year-old boy, who fell into 200-feet deep borewell in Pune, rescued safely

The minor, who is the son of a road construction worker, was rescued after a 16-hour long operation.

Feb 21, 2019, 09:39 AM IST
Maharashtra: 3 labourers killed, 1 injured after slab collapse at under construction site in Pune

Maharashtra: 3 labourers killed, 1 injured after slab collapse at under construction site in Pune

The injured has been rushed to a nearby hospital.

Feb 20, 2019, 19:14 PM IST
Shiv Sena forged alliance with BJP after nod for sharing CM's post: Ramdas Kadam

Shiv Sena forged alliance with BJP after nod for sharing CM's post: Ramdas Kadam

Kadam added that if the BJP was not interested in fulfilling its commitment, it was free to snap its ties with Sena.

Feb 20, 2019, 17:29 PM IST
Nashik Police refuses permission for Kisan long march

Nashik Police refuses permission for Kisan long march

The protest march rally, slated to begin at 4 pm from Nashik's Mumbai Naka, comes after talks between farmers' outfits and state government failed.  

Feb 20, 2019, 13:18 PM IST
Fire breaks out at Mumbai building, 8 fire tenders rushed

Fire breaks out at Mumbai building, 8 fire tenders rushed

After a few hours of fire-fighting, the flame was doused.

Feb 20, 2019, 07:15 AM IST
Maharashtra: Kisan long march begins Wednesday; 50,000 farmers to march to Mumbai

Maharashtra: Kisan long march begins Wednesday; 50,000 farmers to march to Mumbai

The farmers are demanding loan waivers, minimum support price, irrigation facilities and provision of pension.  

Feb 20, 2019, 06:44 AM IST
Despite BJP-Shiv Sena alliance, suspense continues on Maharashtra CM's post

Despite BJP-Shiv Sena alliance, suspense continues on Maharashtra CM's post

Yuva Sena President Aditya Thackeray, the son of Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, already gave clear indications that the party may not compromise on the CM`s post

Feb 19, 2019, 21:20 PM IST
Under PM Modi's leadership, Shiv Sena-BJP will fight shoulder to shoulder to win polls: Amit Shah

Under PM Modi's leadership, Shiv Sena-BJP will fight shoulder to shoulder to win polls: Amit Shah

Shah said the workers of Shiv Sena and BJP "wanted the two parties to contest the elections together and form the governments in Maharashtra and at the Centre again."

Feb 19, 2019, 00:31 AM IST
BJP-Shiv Sena alliance is going to be Maharashtra’s first and only choice: PM Modi

BJP-Shiv Sena alliance is going to be Maharashtra’s first and only choice: PM Modi

In a joint press conference in Mumbai alongside BJP president Amit Shah and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis formally announced the alliance between Shiv

Feb 19, 2019, 00:26 AM IST
Shiv Sena and BJP seal alliance for Lok Sabha and assembly election; BJP gets 25, Sena 23 for general election

Shiv Sena and BJP seal alliance for Lok Sabha and assembly election; BJP gets 25, Sena 23 for general election

While the BJP will fight on 25 seats, Shiv Sena will contest on the remaining 23 seats.

Feb 18, 2019, 20:16 PM IST
Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray; Sena-BJP may announce pact to continue

Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray; Sena-BJP may announce pact to continue

The two leaders are slated to address a joint press conference later Monday night where a formal announcement on continuation of the alliance is expected, a senior BJP leader said.

Feb 18, 2019, 19:11 PM IST
Mumbai: Woman raped at her birthday party, police say victim's drink was spiked

Mumbai: Woman raped at her birthday party, police say victim's drink was spiked

The host's boyfriend was also present at the party, which was held on February 13, and the two spiked the victim's drink, a Waliv police station official said.

Feb 18, 2019, 19:06 PM IST
Friends again, BJP-Shiv Sena set to announce seat-sharing deal for Lok Sabha poll

Friends again, BJP-Shiv Sena set to announce seat-sharing deal for Lok Sabha poll

However, the issue of Shiv Sena's demand for the post of Chief Minister is yet to be resolved.

Feb 18, 2019, 16:53 PM IST
Man attacked by sister's fiance with knife for draining his phone's battery while playing PUBG

Man attacked by sister's fiance with knife for draining his phone's battery while playing PUBG

The incident happened on February 7 but a case of attempt to murder was registered by Kolshewadi police in Maharashtra's Thane district.

Feb 17, 2019, 06:32 AM IST