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BJP will defeat ex-allies in 2019 polls: Amit Shah's veiled attack on Shiv Sena

BJP will defeat ex-allies in 2019 polls: Amit Shah's veiled attack on Shiv Sena

Responding to Amit Shah, the Shiv Sena has said that it was ready to take on whoever challenges it.

Jan 07, 2019, 07:27 AM IST
Maharashtra Minister Vinod Tawde allegedly orders arrest of student recording video of a question-answer session, faces ire

Maharashtra Minister Vinod Tawde allegedly orders arrest of student recording video of a question-answer session, faces ire

The student has alleged that after Tawde's orders, the local police detained him for a couple of hours and even seized his smartphone for some time.

Jan 06, 2019, 14:43 PM IST
More than one Maharashtrians would become PM by 2050: CM Devendra Fadnavis

More than one Maharashtrians would become PM by 2050: CM Devendra Fadnavis

The chief minister was asked whether India will see a Maharashtrian prime minister by 2050. No Maharashtrian leader has become prime minister of the country yet.

Jan 05, 2019, 12:56 PM IST
NCP-Congress will contest together on 40 seats in Maharashtra for Lok Sabha polls: Praful Patel

NCP-Congress will contest together on 40 seats in Maharashtra for Lok Sabha polls: Praful Patel

The NCP leader exuded confidence that the alliance with like-minded parties would get "great success" in the election.

Jan 05, 2019, 09:30 AM IST
More than one Maharashtrian would become PM by 2050: CM Devendra Fadnavis

More than one Maharashtrian would become PM by 2050: CM Devendra Fadnavis

No Maharashtrian leader has become prime minister of the country yet.

Jan 05, 2019, 08:29 AM IST
Year after Bhima Koregaon violence, anniversary celebrations underway in Pune

Year after Bhima Koregaon violence, anniversary celebrations underway in Pune

Nearly five lakh persons are expected to attend the celebrations.

Jan 01, 2019, 10:04 AM IST
Nasik court acquits Abdul Karim Telgi, others in fake stamp paper scam case

Nasik court acquits Abdul Karim Telgi, others in fake stamp paper scam case

Telgi was considered to be the kingpin behind the multi-crore fake stamp scam spread over several states.

Dec 31, 2018, 15:52 PM IST
Over 40,000 cops, special squad and live cameras to prevent eve-teasing in Mumbai on New Year Eve

Over 40,000 cops, special squad and live cameras to prevent eve-teasing in Mumbai on New Year Eve

Mumbai Police will deploy special squad at several places to curb eve-teasing and harassment of women on Dec 31.

Dec 29, 2018, 21:01 PM IST
Massive fire breaks out at commercial complex in Mumbai, 8 fire tenders pressed into service

Massive fire breaks out at commercial complex in Mumbai, 8 fire tenders pressed into service

The blaze broke out on the ground floor of four-storey Sadhana House building behind Mahindra Towers in Worli.

Dec 29, 2018, 20:39 PM IST
Four arrested in Mumbai with banned drugs worth Rs 1000 crore

Four arrested in Mumbai with banned drugs worth Rs 1000 crore

The anti-narcotics cell of the Mumbai Police crime branch has arrested four people for possessing a banned drug from Mumbai's Vakola area.

Dec 28, 2018, 08:54 AM IST
Fire in Mumbai's high-rise residential building completely doused; 5 dead

Fire in Mumbai's high-rise residential building completely doused; 5 dead

Local residents said indiscriminate parking of vehicles in the area delayed the arrival of fire brigade tankers and equipment.

Dec 28, 2018, 07:56 AM IST
Days ahead of Bhima Koregaon anniversary, Pune district administration escalates security

Days ahead of Bhima Koregaon anniversary, Pune district administration escalates security

Pune District Magistrate, Naval Kishore Ram, appealed to the people to refrain from falling prey to false messages on social media.

Dec 26, 2018, 15:31 PM IST
Sharad Pawar opens up on Congress-NCP alliance, formation of Mahagathbandhan for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Sharad Pawar opens up on Congress-NCP alliance, formation of Mahagathbandhan for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

The Congress and the NCP will form an alliance for the upcoming Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, confirmed Sharad Pawar.

Dec 24, 2018, 18:57 PM IST
Goregaon building collapse: Contractor, supervisor arrested, remanded to police custody till Dec 29

Goregaon building collapse: Contractor, supervisor arrested, remanded to police custody till Dec 29

The under-construction house collapsed in a chawl in Mumbai's Goregaon (West) on Sunday.

Dec 24, 2018, 15:51 PM IST
Fire breaks out at cloth factory in Kandivali, godown in Bhiwandi

Fire breaks out at cloth factory in Kandivali, godown in Bhiwandi

Fire Brigade teams are at the spot and trying to douse the fire.

Dec 23, 2018, 18:33 PM IST
Under-construction house collapses in Mumbai's Goregaon; 3 dead

Under-construction house collapses in Mumbai's Goregaon; 3 dead

The incident took place around 9.15 AM at Motilal Nagar in Goregaon (West).

Dec 23, 2018, 16:24 PM IST
NCP dismisses reports of giving up its claim on Pune seat for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

NCP dismisses reports of giving up its claim on Pune seat for 2019 Lok Sabha elections

Senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar on Saturday dismissed reports that his party had given up its claim on the Pune Lok Sabha seat. He said negotiations with the Congress for upcoming Lok Sabha polls are

Dec 23, 2018, 06:52 AM IST
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray to address gathering of religious leaders at Pandharpur

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray to address gathering of religious leaders at Pandharpur

In an apparent bid to buttress his image as a Hindutva mascot, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray will address a congregation of religious leaders in the temple town of Pandharpur in Maharashtra on

Dec 22, 2018, 07:21 AM IST
Shiv Sena talks tough with BJP, demands 155 seats in Maharashtra Assembly polls: Sources

Shiv Sena talks tough with BJP, demands 155 seats in Maharashtra Assembly polls: Sources

Shiv Sena has also demanded that the Assembly polls be held with Lok Sabha election in 2019.

Dec 19, 2018, 16:39 PM IST
Bombay High Court adjourns Maratha reservation matter to January 2019

Bombay High Court adjourns Maratha reservation matter to January 2019

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday adjourned the Maratha reservation matter to January 23, 2019. Following massive state-wide protests, the Maharashtra government had decided to grant 16 per cent

Dec 19, 2018, 15:14 PM IST