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Pakistani, Bangladeshi Muslims should be 'thrown out' from country: Shiv Sena

Pakistani, Bangladeshi Muslims should be 'thrown out' from country: Shiv Sena

The party made the statement in the wake of Raj Thackeray's remarks that MNS will take out a huge rally on February 9 in Mumbai to drive 'illegal infiltrators' from Pakistan and Bangladesh, out of

Jan 25, 2020, 09:09 AM IST
Centre transfers Bhima-Koregaon violence probe to NIA; Maharashtra fumes over 'no consent'

Centre transfers Bhima-Koregaon violence probe to NIA; Maharashtra fumes over 'no consent'

The case was being probed by the Pune Police, before being transferred to the NIA. 

Jan 25, 2020, 07:35 AM IST
Coronavirus: Two people, who returned from China, kept under medical observation in Mumbai hospital

Coronavirus: Two people, who returned from China, kept under medical observation in Mumbai hospital

At least 1,789 passengers underwent thermal screening at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport in Mumbai for the coronavirus since January 19.

Jan 24, 2020, 17:43 PM IST
BREAKING NEWS: Phone-tapping charges baseless, Maharashtra govt free to probe: BJP rebuts Shiv Sena

BREAKING NEWS: Phone-tapping charges baseless, Maharashtra govt free to probe: BJP rebuts Shiv Sena

BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar said that Maharashtra govt's phone-tapping charges were utterly unfounded and baseless. 

Jan 24, 2020, 16:31 PM IST
Maharashtra govt alleges Devendra Fadnavis regime tapped NCP-Sena leaders' phones; Sanjay Raut says 'have no secrets'

Maharashtra govt alleges Devendra Fadnavis regime tapped NCP-Sena leaders' phones; Sanjay Raut says 'have no secrets'

The cyber cell of the Maharashtra police department has been directed to look into the complaints of phone-tapping and snooping of leaders who were then in the opposition.

Jan 24, 2020, 13:41 PM IST
Sharad Pawar slams former Devendra Fadnavis government, demands new SIT to probe Bhima Koregaon case

Sharad Pawar slams former Devendra Fadnavis government, demands new SIT to probe Bhima Koregaon case

NCP supremo Sharad Pawar has labelled serious allegations against former Fadnavis government in a letter written to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, demanding the formation of a new SIT to

Jan 24, 2020, 12:37 PM IST
Raj Thackeray's MNS flag turns saffron; Shiv Sena says no impact on Maharashtra politics

Raj Thackeray's MNS flag turns saffron; Shiv Sena says no impact on Maharashtra politics

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Thursday unveiled his party's new flag which is saffron in colour, setting tongues wagging in political circles about a possible ideological

Jan 23, 2020, 18:11 PM IST
Nalasopara arms haul case: Absconding accused arrested from West Bengal by Maharashtra ATS

Nalasopara arms haul case: Absconding accused arrested from West Bengal by Maharashtra ATS

Hajra has been accused of training others in making country bombs and preparing other explosives.

Jan 23, 2020, 17:10 PM IST
Bhima Koregaon case: Maharashtra government holds review meeting with cops

Bhima Koregaon case: Maharashtra government holds review meeting with cops

Ajit Pawar, Anil Deshmukh, and senior state police officials held a meeting at the state secretariat to review the case. 

Jan 23, 2020, 14:16 PM IST
Balasaheb Thackeray's 94th birth anniversary; here are lesser known facts about Shiv Sena founder

Balasaheb Thackeray's 94th birth anniversary; here are lesser known facts about Shiv Sena founder

Founder of the Shiv Sena- the ruling party now in Maharashtra, Balasaheb was also known as Tiger and Hindu Hriday Samraat (Emperor of Hindu Hearts) among his supporters. 

Jan 23, 2020, 11:43 AM IST
Reading Preamble to Constitution made compulsory for school students in Maharashtra

Reading Preamble to Constitution made compulsory for school students in Maharashtra

The minister said that the step has been taken to familiarise schoolchildren with the Indian Constitution.

Jan 22, 2020, 18:35 PM IST
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