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Leaders who fail to fulfill promises get beaten up by public: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

Leaders who fail to fulfill promises get beaten up by public: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari

He remarked that he is not among those who show dreams to people and he prefers to do whatever he says.

Jan 27, 2019, 19:40 PM IST
Maharashtra ATS arrests one more man over alleged link with 'IS-inspired' terror module

Maharashtra ATS arrests one more man over alleged link with 'IS-inspired' terror module

The ATS also detained a minor in connection with the case.

Jan 27, 2019, 16:58 PM IST
15 cars gutted in fire in a major blaze in Maharashtra's Vasai

15 cars gutted in fire in a major blaze in Maharashtra's Vasai

At least 15 cars were gutted in a fire in a major blaze in Maharashtra's Vasai early on Sunday morning. The fire spread in the early hours of the day. 

Jan 27, 2019, 15:23 PM IST
Maharashtra ATS arrests Thane man over alleged link with 'ISIS-inspired' terror module

Maharashtra ATS arrests Thane man over alleged link with 'ISIS-inspired' terror module

The man was arrested on Saturday from Mumbra in neighbouring Thane district.

Jan 27, 2019, 14:10 PM IST
Fire breaks out in a building in Mumbai's Kalyan; fire tenders present at spot

Fire breaks out in a building in Mumbai's Kalyan; fire tenders present at spot

A fire broke out on Saturday evening in a building at Kalyan in Mumbai, Maharashtra, as reported by news agency ANI.

Jan 26, 2019, 22:51 PM IST
Maharashtra govt asks schools to air PM's interaction with students on January 29

Maharashtra govt asks schools to air PM's interaction with students on January 29

The programme will be aired on DD National, DD News and DD India. It will also be live-streamed on various websites.

Jan 26, 2019, 21:47 PM IST
Sharad Pawar tied up with Congress as ideology more important for him: NCP

Sharad Pawar tied up with Congress as ideology more important for him: NCP

NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik made the remarks a day after PM Narendra Modi said Pawar had tied up with the Congress despite the grand old party "humiliating" him.

Jan 24, 2019, 14:56 PM IST
Man kills friend, chops body in over 200 pieces, flushes it down the toilet

Man kills friend, chops body in over 200 pieces, flushes it down the toilet

Police told PTI that 40-year-old Pintu Sharma was arrested for murdering his 53-year-old friend, Ganesh Kolhatkar.

Jan 24, 2019, 13:47 PM IST
Girl student commits suicide after teacher finds love letter of a stalker

Girl student commits suicide after teacher finds love letter of a stalker

The whole incident left the girl so embarrassed that she decided to commit suicide by hanging herself.

Jan 24, 2019, 11:28 AM IST
Maharashtra government to distribute 'desi' cows to farmers

Maharashtra government to distribute 'desi' cows to farmers

The Maharashtra government has decided to distribute 'desi' (native) cows to farmers as part of a scheme, officials said on Wednesday.

Jan 23, 2019, 23:55 PM IST
Govt to face any legal challenge to Maratha quota: Devendra Fadnavis

Govt to face any legal challenge to Maratha quota: Devendra Fadnavis

"Be it reservation or education or employment we are going to stand firmly behind the community," Fadnavis said.

Jan 23, 2019, 23:52 PM IST
Arrested IS suspects planned to use chemicals to inflict 'mass casualty', ATS probes if Kumbh Mela was a target

Arrested IS suspects planned to use chemicals to inflict 'mass casualty', ATS probes if Kumbh Mela was a target

The authorities are investigating if the suspects aimed to target the huge gathering at ongoing Kumbh Mela in Uttar Pradesh’s Prayagraj.

Jan 23, 2019, 18:32 PM IST
Nine arrested in Maharashtra for alleged links with Islamic State

Nine arrested in Maharashtra for alleged links with Islamic State

According to police, the nine terror suspects, all part of a group, were nabbed by Maharashtra Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) teams over the last two days.

Jan 23, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
On Bal Thackeray's birth anniversary, Mumbai artist creates portrait with 33,000 Rudrakshas

On Bal Thackeray's birth anniversary, Mumbai artist creates portrait with 33,000 Rudrakshas

On the eve of the 93rd birth anniversary of late Shiv Sena founder Balasaheb Thackeray, city-based artist Chetan Raut created a special portait with 33,000 rudraksha beads.

Jan 23, 2019, 06:45 AM IST
Maharashtra ATS conducts fresh raids in Thane, Aurangabad; detains nine for questioning over alleged terror links

Maharashtra ATS conducts fresh raids in Thane, Aurangabad; detains nine for questioning over alleged terror links

At least nine people were detained for questioning by the ATS team.

Jan 22, 2019, 19:45 PM IST
Amid talks of alliance with Shiv Sena for Lok Sabha election, BJP-led Maharashtra govt approves Rs 100 cr for Thackeray memorial

Amid talks of alliance with Shiv Sena for Lok Sabha election, BJP-led Maharashtra govt approves Rs 100 cr for Thackeray memorial

After the Cabinet meeting, state Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said that relations between the BJP and its ally Shiv Sena "were and will remain sweet".

Jan 22, 2019, 16:27 PM IST
Fire breaks out in tyre godown in Navi Mumbai's Nauda Fata area

Fire breaks out in tyre godown in Navi Mumbai's Nauda Fata area

A massive fire broke out in a tyre godown in Nauda Fata area in Navi Mumbai on Tuesday. Rescue operations underway.

Jan 22, 2019, 14:19 PM IST
 AAP decides against contesting Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra

AAP decides against contesting Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra

Former AAP leader Mayank Gandhi, however, took a dig at AAP's decision, saying this shows the party is "dead" in Maharashtra.

Jan 21, 2019, 12:27 PM IST
Earthquake of magnitude 3.6 hits Maharashtra's Palghar district

Earthquake of magnitude 3.6 hits Maharashtra's Palghar district

An earthquake of magnitude 3.6 on the Richter scale hit Palghar district in Maharashtra on Sunday, according to India Meteorological Department (IMD).

Jan 20, 2019, 21:33 PM IST
Resolve to make Narendra Modi PM again in 2019: Nitin Gadkari to BJP workers

Resolve to make Narendra Modi PM again in 2019: Nitin Gadkari to BJP workers

Speaking at the inauguration of the national convention of BJP's Scheduled Caste Morcha, the senior BJP leader that the might of the saffron party has forced the bickering opposition parties to join

Jan 20, 2019, 06:52 AM IST