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Maharashtra: Man holds ex-girlfriend captive, rapes her repeatedly

Maharashtra: Man holds ex-girlfriend captive, rapes her repeatedly

Talking to PTI, a police officer said that the incident occurred on the intervening night of February 10 and 11.

Feb 12, 2019, 17:11 PM IST
Have warned of thrashing if anybody talks casteism in my area: Nitin Gadkari

Have warned of thrashing if anybody talks casteism in my area: Nitin Gadkari

Gadkari said the society should be brought together on the basis of the economic and social equality, and it should not have any scope for casteism and communalism.

Feb 10, 2019, 23:22 PM IST
Once under ISIS influence, several men now lead a normal life, thanks to Maharashtra Anti- Terrorism Squad

Once under ISIS influence, several men now lead a normal life, thanks to Maharashtra Anti- Terrorism Squad

Many young men in Maharashtra, mainly in the industrially backward Marathwada region, who had once fallen victim to ISIS' propaganda but are now leading a normal life with the help of the employment

Feb 10, 2019, 11:07 AM IST
NCP chief Sharad Pawar may contest Lok Sabha election 2019 from Madha seat

NCP chief Sharad Pawar may contest Lok Sabha election 2019 from Madha seat

The meeting was held in Baramati Hostel in Pune, the sources said.

Feb 08, 2019, 14:00 PM IST
Bizarre: Mumbai bus driver replaces gear knob with bamboo stick

Bizarre: Mumbai bus driver replaces gear knob with bamboo stick

Raj Kumar threw caution to the wind and put countless innocent lives at risk with his 'jugaad.'

Feb 08, 2019, 09:52 AM IST
Anna Hazare warns of 'maun-vrat' if Union Agriculture Ministry does not write to him

Anna Hazare warns of 'maun-vrat' if Union Agriculture Ministry does not write to him

It may be recalled that Hazare had launched a fast on January 30 for demands including the appointment of Lokpal and implementation of the Swaminathan Commission's report for farmers.

Feb 07, 2019, 21:33 PM IST
Shiv Sena MP rues BJP's stepmotherly treatment, advises the party to introspect

Shiv Sena MP rues BJP's stepmotherly treatment, advises the party to introspect

Adsul remarked that though Shiv Sena was a constituent of the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA), it seems unlikely that the alliance would continue in the future.

Feb 07, 2019, 19:12 PM IST
Mother and aunt burn 5-year-old girl with candle over mischievous behaviour

Mother and aunt burn 5-year-old girl with candle over mischievous behaviour

The child's father found his daughter crying and saw burn injuries on the body.  

Feb 07, 2019, 15:28 PM IST
Virginity test of bride to be offence soon in Maharashtra

Virginity test of bride to be offence soon in Maharashtra

Certain communities in the state follow a custom whereby a newly-wed woman has to prove that she was virgin prior to the marriage.

Feb 07, 2019, 10:05 AM IST
4 spotted deer among 9 animals found dead in rescue centre

4 spotted deer among 9 animals found dead in rescue centre

Four spotted deer, as many black bucks and a four-horned antelope kept in the Wildlife Rescue Centre here were found dead on Wednesday morning, an official said.

Feb 06, 2019, 23:49 PM IST
Anna Hazare breaks seven-day-long fast after marathon meeting with Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Anna Hazare breaks seven-day-long fast after marathon meeting with Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

The process of appointing Lokpal will be initiated soon, said the Maharashtra CM.

Feb 05, 2019, 19:47 PM IST
Milind Deora admits to rift in Mumbai Congress, asks Sanjay Nirupam to put aside political difference

Milind Deora admits to rift in Mumbai Congress, asks Sanjay Nirupam to put aside political difference

Deora's remark comes amid reports of feud within Mumbai Congress.

Feb 05, 2019, 18:18 PM IST
'Angoori Bhabhi' fame TV star Shilpa Shinde joins Congress

'Angoori Bhabhi' fame TV star Shilpa Shinde joins Congress

Shilpa earned famed after playing the character of 'Angoori Bhabhi' on popular TV show 'Bhabhiji Ghar Pe Hain'.

Feb 05, 2019, 16:36 PM IST
Maharashtra Governor calls RSS most secular and inclusive organisation

Maharashtra Governor calls RSS most secular and inclusive organisation

Rao praised the RSS for always respecting the right of individuals and remarked that journey of the Sangh has been spectacular as well as tough.

Feb 05, 2019, 16:12 PM IST
JD(U) leader Prashant Kishor meets Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, Sena calls it 'courtesy call'

JD(U) leader Prashant Kishor meets Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, Sena calls it 'courtesy call'

Kishor’s meeting with Thackeray is quite significant because Shiv Sena has been openly fighting with BJP and it has already announced to fight the upcoming Lok Sabha polls solo.

Feb 05, 2019, 15:59 PM IST
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis meets Anna Hazare as his indefinite fast enters seventh day

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis meets Anna Hazare as his indefinite fast enters seventh day

Fadnavis was accompanied by Union Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh and Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre.

Feb 05, 2019, 15:32 PM IST
61-year-old man arrested for molesting, stalking woman in Thane

61-year-old man arrested for molesting, stalking woman in Thane

The accused, Prakash Mhatre, had allegedly been stalking her for last four months in the Makhmali Talao locality.

Feb 05, 2019, 11:57 AM IST
Courts, RBI, Niti Aayog, CBI have lost their prestige in past few years: Shiv Sena

Courts, RBI, Niti Aayog, CBI have lost their prestige in past few years: Shiv Sena

Their statement comes amidst West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee`s `Save the Constitution` dharna.

Feb 05, 2019, 11:32 AM IST
Anna Hazare's indefinite fast over Lokpal enters seventh day as talks with govt inconclusive

Anna Hazare's indefinite fast over Lokpal enters seventh day as talks with govt inconclusive

Anna Hazare is on an indefinite hunger strike over the appointment of anti-corruption watchdog.

Feb 05, 2019, 07:18 AM IST
Bhima Koregaon case: Accused Anand Teltumbde seeks anticipatory bail, says 'urban Maoist' a false accusation

Bhima Koregaon case: Accused Anand Teltumbde seeks anticipatory bail, says 'urban Maoist' a false accusation

Anand Teltumbde was arrested by the Pune Police in connection with the Bhima Koregaon case.

Feb 05, 2019, 06:37 AM IST