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Malls, shops and eateries to remain open 24/7 in some Mumbai areas from January 27

Malls, shops and eateries to remain open 24/7 in some Mumbai areas from January 27

Addressing a press conference, Aaditya Thackeray said that from January 27, malls, multiplexes, shops and eateries in non-residential areas like Bandra Kurla Complex and Nariman Point will remain

Jan 22, 2020, 14:59 PM IST
Four arrested for gangraping woman in Mumbai's Nehru Nagar

Four arrested for gangraping woman in Mumbai's Nehru Nagar

the woman was walking from Kurla railway station to Lokmanya Tilak Terminal in Mumbai when the incident took place. 

Jan 21, 2020, 17:33 PM IST
Bus driver, cleaner molest mentally-challenged school girl in Mumbai, arrested

Bus driver, cleaner molest mentally-challenged school girl in Mumbai, arrested

Santacruz Police have registered a case against the accused persons under Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) and Section 376 of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). 

Jan 21, 2020, 13:10 PM IST
BJP using Shivaji and Tanhaji for political purposes: Sanjay Raut

BJP using Shivaji and Tanhaji for political purposes: Sanjay Raut

Raut was reacting to one video used by the BJP in the Delhi Assembly election campaign showing PM Modi's face as Chhatrapati Shivaji and Amit Shah's as Tanhaji.

Jan 21, 2020, 12:14 PM IST
Indefinite shutdown called off in Shirdi after Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray meets people

Indefinite shutdown called off in Shirdi after Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray meets people

The villagers met Uddhav Thackeray at Ahmednagar and held talks over the issue after which they agreed to call off bandh and create no hindrance in the 100 crore development project initiated by

Jan 20, 2020, 23:52 PM IST
After Kerala, Punjab, now Maharashtra mulls resolution against Citizenship Amendment Act

After Kerala, Punjab, now Maharashtra mulls resolution against Citizenship Amendment Act

Emphasising that CAA is 'unconstitutional', senior lawyer and Congress leader Kapil Sibal has said that every state Assembly has the constitutional right to pass a resolution and seek CAA`s

Jan 19, 2020, 09:50 AM IST
Amid row over Sai Baba birthplace, Shirdi residents call for indefinite shutdown

Amid row over Sai Baba birthplace, Shirdi residents call for indefinite shutdown

People living in Shirdi have called for an indefinite closure of the city to oppose Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray's decision to develop Pathri as Sai Baba's birthplace.

Jan 19, 2020, 09:14 AM IST
People in Shirdi call for bandh amid dispute over Sai Baba's birthplace

People in Shirdi call for bandh amid dispute over Sai Baba's birthplace

People in Shirdi have called for two days bandh amid rising dispute over Sai baba birthplace. All the hotels and shops would remain closed for two days starting from January 19 to mark protest over

Jan 18, 2020, 16:34 PM IST
Now shops in Mumbai can remain open 24 hours from January 26

Now shops in Mumbai can remain open 24 hours from January 26

Maharashtra State Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray called a meeting on Thursday (January 16) which was attended by several city administrators and restaurant owner. 

Jan 17, 2020, 22:49 PM IST
1993 Mumbai blast convict 'Dr Bomb' Jalees Ansari, who jumped parole, arrested

1993 Mumbai blast convict 'Dr Bomb' Jalees Ansari, who jumped parole, arrested

Ansari, known for his alleged expertise in bomb-making, was released from the jail on 21-day parole. He, however, went missing on January 16 after which his family lodged a complaint.

Jan 17, 2020, 16:31 PM IST
Indira Gandhi used to meet gangster Karim Lala in Mumbai: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

Indira Gandhi used to meet gangster Karim Lala in Mumbai: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut

BJP has called for a thorough probe into Congress-underworld nexus.

Jan 16, 2020, 11:54 AM IST
Two wagons of freight train derail near Mumbai's Kurla station, rail traffic hit for hours

Two wagons of freight train derail near Mumbai's Kurla station, rail traffic hit for hours

Train services were resumed on the Harbour line after a few hours on Wednesday morning.

Jan 15, 2020, 07:06 AM IST
Anti-CAA protest reaches Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium during India-Australia ODI

Anti-CAA protest reaches Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium during India-Australia ODI

The protesters, most of them students, also raised slogans against CAA and NRC during the match at Mumbai's Wankhede Stadium. 

Jan 14, 2020, 19:24 PM IST
No CAA-related activities in school premises, says Maharashtra govt notice

No CAA-related activities in school premises, says Maharashtra govt notice

The Maharashtra government's school education department issued a notice to all schools in the state asking them not to use their premises for hosting any political event.

Jan 14, 2020, 12:12 PM IST
Mumbai cop rapes cab driver for refusing ride to red-light area

Mumbai cop rapes cab driver for refusing ride to red-light area

The shocking incident occurred when the taxi driver was relaxing on a bench at the P. D'Mello Road, near the iconic Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) last evening.

Jan 13, 2020, 17:58 PM IST
BJP leader's book comparing PM Modi to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj creates uproar; protest held in Pune

BJP leader's book comparing PM Modi to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj creates uproar; protest held in Pune

In Pune, workers of NCP and Sambhaji Brigade held a protest against the book for drawing comparisons between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shivaji.

Jan 13, 2020, 16:56 PM IST
Palghar chemical factory blast toll rises to 8; CM Uddhav Thackeray announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia

Palghar chemical factory blast toll rises to 8; CM Uddhav Thackeray announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia

As per local witnesses, the intensity of the explosion was so severe that it was audible in a 35-km range and one building in the factory collapsed. 

Jan 12, 2020, 07:14 AM IST
Six killed in chemical factory explosion at Maharashtra's Palghar district

Six killed in chemical factory explosion at Maharashtra's Palghar district

An explosion rocked a chemical factory at Boisar of Palghar district in Maharashtra. A blast ripped through the Tarapur Industrial Area after fault number F-2 exploded at Tara Nitrate Tarapur

Jan 11, 2020, 21:07 PM IST
Shiv Sena wins civic bypoll in Mumbai

Shiv Sena wins civic bypoll in Mumbai

Shiv Sena candidate Vitthal Govind Lokare on Friday won the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) by-election from ward number 141.

Jan 10, 2020, 16:33 PM IST
Ezaz Lakdawala arrested, Mumbai Police gets his remand till January 21

Ezaz Lakdawala arrested, Mumbai Police gets his remand till January 21

Lakdawala, who is a former aide of Dawood gang, later split and joined Chota Rajan Gang, was wanted by Mumbai, Delhi, and other police for more than 40 extortion and attempt to murder cases. 

Jan 09, 2020, 13:47 PM IST