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Maharashtra: Devendra Fadnavis attends meeting of BJP MLAs over farmers' plight, Citizenship Amendment Act

Maharashtra: Devendra Fadnavis attends meeting of BJP MLAs over farmers' plight, Citizenship Amendment Act

"Attended a meeting with Maharashtra BJP MLAs, MLCs on various issues at Nagpur with V Satish, state president Chandrakantdada Patil, LoP in Council Pravin Darekar, chief whip Ashish Shelar and other

Dec 18, 2019, 08:21 AM IST
Mumbai woman, 22, dies after falling off local train

Mumbai woman, 22, dies after falling off local train

The incident took place on Monday when she was travelling from Kalyan to Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST).

Dec 17, 2019, 07:05 AM IST
Delegation of PMC bank depositors meets Uddhav Thackeray

Delegation of PMC bank depositors meets Uddhav Thackeray

In September, the RBI had imposed regulatory restrictions on the PMC Bank for six months over alleged financial irregularities. The RBI had asked the bank not to grant or renew any loans and advances

Dec 16, 2019, 00:02 AM IST
Will clear stand on Citizenship Act after Supreme Court decision: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray

Will clear stand on Citizenship Act after Supreme Court decision: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said that he will wait for the Supreme Court's decision on the Citizenship Act before revealing Shiv Sena's stand on the matter.

Dec 15, 2019, 20:45 PM IST
No differences between Shiv-Sena-Congress-NCP coalition government, says Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray

No differences between Shiv-Sena-Congress-NCP coalition government, says Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray

Amid raging controversy over Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's 'I am not Savarkar' comment, Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said there were no differences between Shiv Sena-

Dec 15, 2019, 18:39 PM IST
Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde schools Rahul Gandhi, says every Indian should respect Veer Savarkar

Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde schools Rahul Gandhi, says every Indian should respect Veer Savarkar

Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde on Sunday (December 15) said that the people of India are well aware of the sacrifices made by Veer Savarkar and every Indian should respect him for his contributions

Dec 15, 2019, 17:12 PM IST
Uddhav Thackeray miffed with Rahul Gandhi over Veer Savarkar's jibe: Sources

Uddhav Thackeray miffed with Rahul Gandhi over Veer Savarkar's jibe: Sources

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut warned the former Congress president to not insult Hindutva ideologue VD Savarkar, saying 'there will be no compromise over this'.

Dec 15, 2019, 11:25 AM IST
NCB busts international drug racket, contraband worth Rs 1300 crore seized

NCB busts international drug racket, contraband worth Rs 1300 crore seized

According to NCB, the drug network is spread across Delhi and neighboring areas, Punjab, Uttarakhand, and Maharashtra.

Dec 14, 2019, 11:43 AM IST
4.8 magnitude earthquake hits Maharashtra's Palghar district

4.8 magnitude earthquake hits Maharashtra's Palghar district

An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 on the Richter scale hit Maharashtra's Palghar district at 5:22 am on Saturday morning, stated the India Meteorological Department (IMD), according to news agency ANI.

Dec 14, 2019, 07:47 AM IST
Nagpur slab collapse: Death toll rises to two; cops to launch probe

Nagpur slab collapse: Death toll rises to two; cops to launch probe

Earlier on Thursday, one man was crushed to death after being trapped under the slab. 

Dec 13, 2019, 08:07 AM IST
Uddhav Thackeray distributes portfolios, Shiv Sena gets Home, Congress Revenue, NCP Rural Development

Uddhav Thackeray distributes portfolios, Shiv Sena gets Home, Congress Revenue, NCP Rural Development

While the Shiv Sena and the NCP will have 15 and 16 ministers in the government respectively, the Congress will have 12 ministers, according to the notification sent to the governor.

Dec 12, 2019, 18:07 PM IST
'Communal, unconstitutional': Maharashtra IPS officer Abdur Rahman quits in protest over Citizenship Amendment Bill

'Communal, unconstitutional': Maharashtra IPS officer Abdur Rahman quits in protest over Citizenship Amendment Bill

Abdur Rahman announced his resignation soon after the Bill was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday and termed it to be "communal" and "against the basic feature of the Constitution". The senior

Dec 12, 2019, 09:22 AM IST
Amid murmurs of dissent within party, Eknath Khadse, Pankaja Munde skip core Maharashtra BJP leaders meet

Amid murmurs of dissent within party, Eknath Khadse, Pankaja Munde skip core Maharashtra BJP leaders meet

The development came hours after Khadse on Tuesday met Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray. He had also earlier said that he has evidence against party cadres who have worked against the BJP

Dec 11, 2019, 11:55 AM IST
Shiv Sena shouldn't come under pressure and change its stance over Citizenship Amendment Bill: BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis

Shiv Sena shouldn't come under pressure and change its stance over Citizenship Amendment Bill: BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis

"I expect Shiv Sena to extend its support for the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill and NRC without coming under the pressure of Congress for running the government in Maharashtra," Fadnavis told media

Dec 10, 2019, 22:06 PM IST
Won't support Citizenship Amendment Bill till we get clarity: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray

Won't support Citizenship Amendment Bill till we get clarity: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray

Attacking its former ally BJP over their stance on the Bill, the Chief Minister said, "Terming anyone who disagrees as a traitor is their illusion. We have suggested changes in the Citizenship

Dec 10, 2019, 22:02 PM IST
Bombay HC confirms life sentence for mafia don Arun Gawli

Bombay HC confirms life sentence for mafia don Arun Gawli

A division bench comprising Justice BP Dharmadhikari and Justice Swapna Joshi confirmed the sentence on Gawli - a former MLA - and some other associates involved in the crime.

Dec 09, 2019, 15:18 PM IST
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray to decide on portfolio allocation, NCP supporters want me as Deputy CM: Ajit Pawar

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray to decide on portfolio allocation, NCP supporters want me as Deputy CM: Ajit Pawar

NCP leader Ajit Pawar on Monday said that Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has the authority to decide over portfolio allocation and he will take a decision on this matter soon.

Dec 09, 2019, 12:29 PM IST
Sex rackets busted in Maharashtra's Aurangabad; 4 women rescued, 8 arrested

Sex rackets busted in Maharashtra's Aurangabad; 4 women rescued, 8 arrested

A total of four women were rescued by the police from both the locations. 

Dec 09, 2019, 08:09 AM IST
Ajit told me he had Sharad Pawar's support to form govt in Maharashtra, says Devendra Fadnavis

Ajit told me he had Sharad Pawar's support to form govt in Maharashtra, says Devendra Fadnavis

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday said that NCP leader Ajit Pawar had told him that he had the full support of NCP chief and uncle Sharad Pawar to form

Dec 07, 2019, 18:58 PM IST
Uddhav Thackeray meets PM Modi for first time after becoming Maharashtra CM

Uddhav Thackeray meets PM Modi for first time after becoming Maharashtra CM

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Pune on Friday night as the latter arrived in the city for a three-day national conference of Directors General

Dec 07, 2019, 09:12 AM IST