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Shiv Sena's stand not clear on CAA, NPR and NRC: Ashok Chavan

Shiv Sena's stand not clear on CAA, NPR and NRC: Ashok Chavan

Maharashtra minister and Congress leader Ashok Chavan on Thursday said that Shiv Sena`s stand is not clear on the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Population Register (NPR) and National

Feb 21, 2020, 06:42 AM IST
Iqbal Mirchi case: Enforcement Directorate records Sudhakar Shetty's statement

Iqbal Mirchi case: Enforcement Directorate records Sudhakar Shetty's statement

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has recorded the statement of Sudhakar Reddy, Chairman of Sahana Group, in connection with the money laundering case involving late drug smuggler Iqbal Mirchi, said

Feb 19, 2020, 23:17 PM IST
NCP’s stand is clear over CAA, NPR; will convince Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray: Sharad Pawar

NCP’s stand is clear over CAA, NPR; will convince Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray: Sharad Pawar

NCP supremo Sharad Pawar on Tuesday (February 18) said that his party's stand is clear on CAA and NPR and he will try to convince Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray too.

Feb 19, 2020, 06:52 AM IST
Iqbal Mirchi case: Sudhakar Shetty of Sahana Group helped in diversion of funds from DHFL, say sources

Iqbal Mirchi case: Sudhakar Shetty of Sahana Group helped in diversion of funds from DHFL, say sources

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) in its probe has come to know that Sudhakar Shetty, Chairman of Sahana Group, had helped in the diversion of funds from Dewan Housing Finance Ltd (DHFL), sources told

Feb 18, 2020, 16:09 PM IST
Fire in chemical factory at Mumbai's Dombivli, 10 fire tenders rushed to spot

Fire in chemical factory at Mumbai's Dombivli, 10 fire tenders rushed to spot

A fire broke out on Tuesday in a chemical factory at the Dombivli area near Mumbai. At least 10 fire tenders were rushed to the spot. The incident took place in the afternoon at the Metropolitan

Feb 18, 2020, 15:24 PM IST
Bhima Koregaon case not handed over to NIA, clarifies Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Bhima Koregaon case not handed over to NIA, clarifies Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday (February 18) said that the Bhima Koregaon case and Elgaar Parishad case are "two different" cases and he has not transferred the probe in Bhima

Feb 18, 2020, 13:20 PM IST
Massive fire breaks out at GST Bhavan in Mumbai, no casualty reported

Massive fire breaks out at GST Bhavan in Mumbai, no casualty reported

A massive level III fire broke out at GST Bhavan at Maharana Pratap Chowk in Mumbai's Byculla area on Monday. The fire broke out on the 10th floor of the building and it is feared that some people

Feb 17, 2020, 14:05 PM IST
Cracks developing in Maharashtra alliance? Sharad Pawar to meet NCP ministers today

Cracks developing in Maharashtra alliance? Sharad Pawar to meet NCP ministers today

The meeting is being watched in the context of Pawar recently expressing his displeasure over Uddhav government's decision to allow handing over the Elgar Parishad case to the NIA.

Feb 17, 2020, 08:54 AM IST
Devendra Fadnavis challenges Shiv Sena to contest polls again, says will defeat ruling alliance

Devendra Fadnavis challenges Shiv Sena to contest polls again, says will defeat ruling alliance

Taking a jibe at Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray over his Ayodhya visit, Fadnavis said: "Now many people are going to Ayodhya. After going there, I hope your blood will boil and Shri Ram will show

Feb 16, 2020, 20:37 PM IST
NCP chief Sharad Pawar fires fresh salvo, says previous BJP govt wants to hide something in Elgar case

NCP chief Sharad Pawar fires fresh salvo, says previous BJP govt wants to hide something in Elgar case

The case relates to alleged inflammatory speeches delivered at the Elgar Parishad conclave, held at Shaniwarwada in Pune on December 31, 2017, which the police claimed, triggered violence near the

Feb 16, 2020, 13:35 PM IST
Fire breaks out in Thane mall, fire fighters on spot

Fire breaks out in Thane mall, fire fighters on spot

According to reports, the blaze took place on the first floor of the mall. 

Feb 15, 2020, 15:01 PM IST
Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant named chairman of Maharashtra parliamentary panel

Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant named chairman of Maharashtra parliamentary panel

Sawant, who was Minister for Heavy Industries in the Modi government from May 2019 to November 2019, will have his office at Maharashtra Sadan in New Delhi.

Feb 14, 2020, 23:53 PM IST
NCP supremo Sharad Pawar criticises Uddhav Thackeray for letting NIA probe Elgar Parishad case

NCP supremo Sharad Pawar criticises Uddhav Thackeray for letting NIA probe Elgar Parishad case

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's decision allowing National Investigation Agency (NIA) to take over the probe into the Elgar Parishad case from the state police has invited criticism

Feb 14, 2020, 23:16 PM IST
Rift between NCP, Shiv Sena over Centre's nod to NIA probe in Bhima Koregaon case?

Rift between NCP, Shiv Sena over Centre's nod to NIA probe in Bhima Koregaon case?

Last month, the Centre had transferred the probe in the case from the Pune Police to the NIA, a decision which was then criticised by the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government in Maharashtra.

Feb 14, 2020, 12:26 PM IST
Breaking News: Fire breaks out at Rolta Technology Park building in Mumbai's Andheri  East

Breaking News: Fire breaks out at Rolta Technology Park building in Mumbai's Andheri East

The search operation is underway to search and rescue any trapped persons.

Feb 13, 2020, 15:27 PM IST
BREAKING NEWS: Marathi to be compulsory in Maharashtra schools till Class 10; 5-day working week for state employees

BREAKING NEWS: Marathi to be compulsory in Maharashtra schools till Class 10; 5-day working week for state employees

Marathi is compulsory till Class 4 run by the CBSE and ICSE boards. It is optional in later years. If the bill is passed, it will become mandatory for the CBSE and ICSE boards to teach Marathi till

Feb 12, 2020, 18:07 PM IST
Maharashtra to have 5-day working week for state employees

Maharashtra to have 5-day working week for state employees

The decision is likely to benefit nearly 20 lakh state government employees on payroll in Maharashtra.

Feb 12, 2020, 17:28 PM IST
Dawood Ibrahim's close aide Tariq Parveen sent to police custody till Feb 13

Dawood Ibrahim's close aide Tariq Parveen sent to police custody till Feb 13

Tariq was arrested by Mumbai Crime Branch on Sunday from the Dongri area.

Feb 11, 2020, 09:01 AM IST
Nagpur lecturer, set ablaze by jilted stalker, succumbs to burn injuries

Nagpur lecturer, set ablaze by jilted stalker, succumbs to burn injuries

A bulletin released by the hospital at 7.43 am on Monday informed that the victim succumbed to her injuries. She was on ventilator since Friday evening. 

Feb 10, 2020, 08:34 AM IST
Raj Thackeray's 'quit India march' targets infiltrators

Raj Thackeray's 'quit India march' targets infiltrators

Coming out in support of the CAA, Raj Thackeray said it has been in existence since 1955 and was intended to give citizenship to persecuted "minorities" in Pakistan, Bangladesh or Afghanistan, but

Feb 09, 2020, 22:13 PM IST