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Milind Deora blames Sanjay Nirupam for Urmila Matondkar's resignation

Milind Deora blames Sanjay Nirupam for Urmila Matondkar's resignation

Hours after Urmila Matondkar resigned from Congress, former Mumbai Congress president Milind Deora posted a tweet saying that Mumbai North leaders should be blamed for her resignation.

Sep 10, 2019, 22:06 PM IST
Miffed over party's stand on Article 370, senior Maharashtra Congress leader Kripashankar Singh quits

Miffed over party's stand on Article 370, senior Maharashtra Congress leader Kripashankar Singh quits

Singh served as Mumbai Congress chief and was also a minister in the Congress-NCP coalition government for 15 years.

Sep 10, 2019, 20:01 PM IST
Congress to contest 29 assembly seats in Mumbai, NCP six

Congress to contest 29 assembly seats in Mumbai, NCP six

Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party will also join hands with Congress and NCP for the forthcoming assembly elections.

Sep 10, 2019, 19:35 PM IST
Mother of 11 pregnant for the 17th time in Maharashtra's Beed

Mother of 11 pregnant for the 17th time in Maharashtra's Beed

Lankabai Kharat, a resident of Kaisapur village in Beed's Majalgaon is 38-years-old and has already given birth to 11 children. She has also had five miscarriages over the past several years.

Sep 10, 2019, 18:31 PM IST
Daughters-in-law carry mother-in-law's mortal remains in Maharashtra's Beed

Daughters-in-law carry mother-in-law's mortal remains in Maharashtra's Beed

In many traditions around the world pertaining to a person's final journey, the mortal remains are carried by men. The four daughters-in-law, however, showed that their love for the deceased could

Sep 10, 2019, 18:15 PM IST
Remains of over 100 dogs found in Maharashtra's Girda forest

Remains of over 100 dogs found in Maharashtra's Girda forest

It is being said prima facie the dogs may have been killed by strangulation. That their paws were tied, however, had led to several questions. The sheer number of dead dogs found has also flummoxed

Sep 10, 2019, 16:00 PM IST
Maharashtra government accepts 'encounter specialist' Pradeep Sharma's resignation, paves way for his political career

Maharashtra government accepts 'encounter specialist' Pradeep Sharma's resignation, paves way for his political career

Pradeep Sharma had joined the police force in 1983 and was credited with several encounters in Mumbai before his dismissal from the service in 2008 for alleged links with the Dawood Ibrahim gang and

Sep 09, 2019, 21:57 PM IST
House collapses in Palghar's Dongari, one dead

House collapses in Palghar's Dongari, one dead

At least one person died on Monday after a house collapsed in Dongari area of Palghar district of Maharashtra. 

Sep 09, 2019, 12:47 PM IST
PM Narendra Modi lays foundation for three metro lines in Mumbai

PM Narendra Modi lays foundation for three metro lines in Mumbai

Besides the state-of-the-art metro coach, the PM also laid the foundation stone for three metro lines, worth over 19,000 crore. 

Sep 07, 2019, 12:18 PM IST
IMD issues red alert for parts of Maharashtra, MP; PM Narendra Modi's Nagpur visit cancelled

IMD issues red alert for parts of Maharashtra, MP; PM Narendra Modi's Nagpur visit cancelled

"Extremely heavy rains" are also likely at over Goa, Rajasthan, Chhattisgarh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Assam, Meghalaya, Karnataka and Kerala, accordind to the department.

Sep 07, 2019, 09:20 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi's Nagpur visit cancelled due to rain alert

PM Narendra Modi's Nagpur visit cancelled due to rain alert

Modi was scheduled to visit Nagpur, Mumbai and Aurangabad on Saturday to inaugurate several infrastructure projects, intended to boost the BJP's prospects in poll-bound Maharashtra.

Sep 07, 2019, 08:43 AM IST
Heavy rains to lash Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana; IMD issues red alert

Heavy rains to lash Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana; IMD issues red alert

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's proposed visit to Nagpur on Saturday has been postponed amid IMD's red alert in the region.

Sep 06, 2019, 23:16 PM IST
BJP likely to contest 160 seats in Maharashtra Assembly election, Shiv Sena 110

BJP likely to contest 160 seats in Maharashtra Assembly election, Shiv Sena 110

Shiv Sena has reportedly made it clear that it will not contest on less than 110 seats. But the final decision on seat-sharing is yet to take place although the NDA constituents have met for the

Sep 05, 2019, 12:41 PM IST
6-year-old boy dies after falling in open gutter in Mumbai's Nala Sopara

6-year-old boy dies after falling in open gutter in Mumbai's Nala Sopara

A six-year-old child was found dead on Thursday after he fell into an open gutter in Mumbai's Nala Sopara area. The incident occurred as several drains in the area were opened due to torrential

Sep 05, 2019, 11:19 AM IST
Shiv Sena activist objects to anti-India content on Netflix

Shiv Sena activist objects to anti-India content on Netflix

A social worker and Hindutva activist, Solanki lodged a complaint against US-based entertainment services company Netflix, accusing it of portraying an "incorrect picture of India globally.

Sep 04, 2019, 17:52 PM IST
Maharashtra factory blast: Rescue personnel complain of dizziness, retching

Maharashtra factory blast: Rescue personnel complain of dizziness, retching

Given the intensity of the blast and the fire that followed it, officials fear that the death toll may rise.

Aug 31, 2019, 14:52 PM IST
13 dead, 35 injured in chemical factory blast in Maharashtra's Dhule; at least 70 trapped

13 dead, 35 injured in chemical factory blast in Maharashtra's Dhule; at least 70 trapped

At least seventy persons are trapped inside and rescue efforts are underway. 

Aug 31, 2019, 11:18 AM IST
Shiv Sena leader Aditya Thackeray may contest from Worli seat in Maharashtra

Shiv Sena leader Aditya Thackeray may contest from Worli seat in Maharashtra

Aditya Thackeray, who is the party's popular face among the youth, will become the first member of the Thackeray family to contest any election in the political history of the Shiv Sena.

Aug 31, 2019, 08:46 AM IST
ED questions Manohar Joshi’s son Unmesh Joshi in IL&FS case

ED questions Manohar Joshi’s son Unmesh Joshi in IL&FS case

Sources told Zee News that the Enforcement Directorate would tally Joshi’s statements with facts shared by Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray.

Aug 26, 2019, 12:32 PM IST
India will run as per wishes of Hindu majority: Maharashtra BJP chief

India will run as per wishes of Hindu majority: Maharashtra BJP chief

Chandrakant Patil made these remarks while speaking at an award distribution ceremony for National Ganesha Festival here on Thursday.

Aug 24, 2019, 06:45 AM IST