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Disgruntled BJP-leader Eknath Khadse meets Pawar, meeting with Uddhav next

10 Dec 2019

Politics
Disgruntled BJP-leader Eknath Khadse meets Pawar, meeting with Uddhav next

Senior BJP leader Eknath Khadse is upset with his party and claims he was treated unfairly. This has sort of opened new doors for him, and he has been meeting several leaders since.

Devendra Fadnavis to vacate CM residence soon, starts house-hunting

29 Nov 2019

Politics
Devendra Fadnavis to vacate CM residence soon, starts house-hunting

Two days after tendering his resignation as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis has started the process of vacating the official residence.

Devendra Fadnavis resigns as Maharashtra CM twice, in a month

26 Nov 2019

Politics
Devendra Fadnavis resigns as Maharashtra CM twice, in a month

On Tuesday, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis resigned as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra.

Here's what happened at Devendra Fadnavis, Ajit Pawar's late-night meeting

25 Nov 2019

Politics
Here's what happened at Devendra Fadnavis, Ajit Pawar's late-night meeting

After the surprise oath-taking of BJP's Devendra Fadnavis as Chief Minister and NCP's Ajit Pawar as Deputy CM on Saturday, the two held closed-door meetings at the former's official residence on Sunday.

NCP doesn't support Ajit Pawar backing BJP: Sharad Pawar

23 Nov 2019

Politics
NCP doesn't support Ajit Pawar backing BJP: Sharad Pawar

In a dramatic turn of events, BJP's Devendra Fadnavis and NCP's Ajit Pawar were sworn in as Maharashtra Chief Minister and Deputy CM respectively on Saturday.

Sanjay Raut slams change in Shiv Sena's Rajya Sabha seating

20 Nov 2019

Politics
Sanjay Raut slams change in Shiv Sena's Rajya Sabha seating

Shiv Sena MP and spokesperson Sanjay Raut has claimed that the party's seating arrangement in the Rajya Sabha has been changed to "suppress their voice."

Maharashtra: Sharad Pawar says no talks with Sena for alliance

19 Nov 2019

Politics
Maharashtra: Sharad Pawar says no talks with Sena for alliance

As the Maharashtra power tussle continues even a week after President's Rule was imposed in the state, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar has taken a U-turn.

After Maharashtra fiasco, Shiv Sena seating changed in Rajya Sabha

17 Nov 2019

Politics
After Maharashtra fiasco, Shiv Sena seating changed in Rajya Sabha

After the falling out of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena alliance in Maharashtra, the Sena's seating arrangement in the Rajya Sabha has been revised.

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena meets Governor, expresses willingness to form government

11 Nov 2019

Politics
Maharashtra: Shiv Sena meets Governor, expresses willingness to form government

As the deadlock over the government formation in Maharashtra continues, Shiv Sena MLA Aaditya Thackeray met with Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari along with senior party leaders.

Maharashtra: After Governor's invite, BJP says it can't form government

10 Nov 2019

Politics
Maharashtra: After Governor's invite, BJP says it can't form government

As the Maharashtra political impasse continues yet another day, the Bharatiya Janata Party has said that it cannot form the government in Maharashtra.

Maharashtra: BJP to discuss forming government; Sena, Congress shift MLAs

10 Nov 2019

Politics
Maharashtra: BJP to discuss forming government; Sena, Congress shift MLAs

As Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Saturday asked the Bharatiya Janata Party to "indicate the willingness and ability" to form government, a core group of the saffron party is set to meet today to discuss the invite.

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena to drop 'wait-and-watch mode'

02 Nov 2019

Politics
Maharashtra: Shiv Sena to drop 'wait-and-watch mode'

Amid the Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena stalemate in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena reacted strongly to the demands of President's rule in the state.

Amid BJP-Sena standoff, farmer asks Governor to make him CM

01 Nov 2019

India
Amid BJP-Sena standoff, farmer asks Governor to make him CM

As the standoff between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena in Maharashtra continues, a farmer from Beed district has written to Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, asking to be Chief Minister.

Here are some lesser-known facts about Shiv Sena's Aaditya Thackeray

28 Oct 2019

Politics
Here are some lesser-known facts about Shiv Sena's Aaditya Thackeray

Immediately after the Maharashtra poll results were declared, it seemed the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance would form the government.

Amid Karnataka crisis, why this Mumbai hotel took the spotlight

09 Jul 2019

Politics
Amid Karnataka crisis, why this Mumbai hotel took the spotlight

As the Karnataka government reels under a string of resignations from MLAs of the ruling Janata Dal (Secular)-Congress coalition, an upscale hotel in Mumbai's Bandra Kurla Complex took centerstage.

At Amit Shah's nomination from Gandhinagar, NDA shows strength

30 Mar 2019

Politics
At Amit Shah's nomination from Gandhinagar, NDA shows strength

BJP President Amit Shah filed his nomination from Gandhinagar in Gujarat on Saturday after NDA showed its strength in a massive rally.

Water problem main issue in Maharashtra, says Nitin Gadkari

16 Mar 2019

India
Water problem main issue in Maharashtra, says Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari yesterday said the shortage of water is the main problem in Maharashtra, but the issue is being addressed by the state and Central governments.

BJP, Shiv Sena to announce seat-sharing pact for LS polls

18 Feb 2019

Politics
BJP, Shiv Sena to announce seat-sharing pact for LS polls

Ruling allies BJP and Shiv Sena are set to announce seat-sharing arrangement for the ensuing Lok Sabha elections in Mumbai today, senior Sena leader Sanjay Raut said.

Prashant Kishor meets Uddhav Thackeray, will help Sena in 2019

05 Feb 2019

Politics
Prashant Kishor meets Uddhav Thackeray, will help Sena in 2019

Poll strategist Prashant Kishor, who joined Janata Dal (United) in October'18, will help Shiv Sena, BJP's ally, in the upcoming Lok Sabha elections, multiple reports claimed.

Rs. 100 crore approved to build Bal Thackeray's sea-facing memorial

22 Jan 2019

Mumbai
Rs. 100 crore approved to build Bal Thackeray's sea-facing memorial

The Maharashtra Cabinet today approved Rs. 100 crore for the construction of a memorial for late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray.

Atrocities against Dalits haven't increased under Modi govt: Athawale

02 Sep 2018

India
Atrocities against Dalits haven't increased under Modi govt: Athawale

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale today said it was wrong to say that cases of atrocities against Dalits have increased under the Narendra Modi government.

'Secular but Hindutva' parties will come-together against 'pseudo-secular' opposition: Fadnavis

11 Apr 2018

Politics
'Secular but Hindutva' parties will come-together against 'pseudo-secular' opposition: Fadnavis

In a subtle hint of his hopes of the BJP and the Shiv Sena jointly contesting the next year's polls, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that all "secular but Hindutva" parties would come together to counter the "pseudo-secular" opposition.

Investigate employees accused of corruption: Maharashtra govt orders BMC

25 Mar 2018

India
Investigate employees accused of corruption: Maharashtra govt orders BMC

The Maharashtra government has written to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) directing it to probe 2,001 of its staff accused of corruption.

Congress, NCP to contest upcoming polls together against BJP

23 Feb 2018

Politics
Congress, NCP to contest upcoming polls together against BJP

In a bid to defeat the BJP-led NDA government in Maharashtra, estranged allies - the Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday announced that they will jointly contest the upcoming polls in the state.

Balasaheb Thackeray: Remembering the tiger on his 92nd birth anniversary

23 Jan 2018

Politics
Balasaheb Thackeray: Remembering the tiger on his 92nd birth anniversary

The charismatic and limelight-loving Balasaheb Thackeray was a "true-blue" celebrity.

Shiv Sena won't ally with BJP for upcoming polls

23 Jan 2018

Politics
Shiv Sena won't ally with BJP for upcoming polls

Shiv Sena has finally decided to go solo for the upcoming Assembly election poll and the 2019 Lok Sabha (LS) elections.

#ThatWas2017: Modi's consolidation to Rahul's makeover, Indian politics didn't disappoint!

30 Dec 2017

Politics
#ThatWas2017: Modi's consolidation to Rahul's makeover, Indian politics didn't disappoint!

Like a Hindi blockbuster, there is never a dull moment in Indian politics.

Mumbai's new Mayor: Vishwanath Mahadeshwar

08 Mar 2017

Politics
Mumbai's new Mayor: Vishwanath Mahadeshwar

Vishwanath Mahadeshwar of the Shiv Sena has been elected as Mumbai's 76th mayor and is set to take charge from Snehal Ambekar. Winning 171 votes, he defeated Congress nominee Vithal Lokare who got only 31 votes.

BMC Polls: BJP won't contest mayoral polls

05 Mar 2017

Politics
BMC Polls: BJP won't contest mayoral polls

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis clarified that the BJP will not contest the Mayoral polls and has reportedly asked BJP corporators to vote for Shiv Sena nominees in the Mayoral and Deputy Mayoral polls.

BMC Elections: BJP considering outside support to Sena?

01 Mar 2017

Politics
BMC Elections: BJP considering outside support to Sena?

Sources said that after a meeting between PM Narendra Modi, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis, and other leaders, BJP might decide to extend outside support to Shiv Sena, its former partner, to break the deadlock at the BMC.

Rs. 19L raised for expenses of Eman, world's heaviest woman

24 Feb 2017

Mumbai
Rs. 19L raised for expenses of Eman, world's heaviest woman

The family of Eman Ahmed, the world's heaviest woman currently in Mumbai for surgery, has managed to raise Rs. 19L from 169 well-wishers to cover her expenses.

Shiv-Sena BJP alliance on the cards after big wins?

24 Feb 2017

Politics
Shiv-Sena BJP alliance on the cards after big wins?

After the Shiv Sena emerged the single largest party in the BMC elections (84 seats), with the BJP just two seats lower, the estranged parties might have to join hands as both are far below the 114 needed to win power.

BMC Elections 2017: BJP stole the show

23 Feb 2017

Politics
BMC Elections 2017: BJP stole the show

BMC has declared results for 226 electoral wards out of 227.

BMC elections record Mumbai's highest voter turnout since 1992

22 Feb 2017

Politics
BMC elections record Mumbai's highest voter turnout since 1992

Mumbai registered its highest voter turnout in 25 years - 55.28% - in the recent BMC elections, with a hike of 6-7% than 1992.

Third 'sabotage' incident on railway tracks in 15 days

09 Feb 2017

Mumbai
Third 'sabotage' incident on railway tracks in 15 days

In the third such incident in 15 days, a seven-foot-long metal piece of an overhead equipment mast was found on the tracks of the Panvel-JNPT line in Panvel.

Don't create a point of view: SRK tells media

27 Jan 2017

Mumbai
Don't create a point of view: SRK tells media

In a recent interview, SRK blamed the media for questioning the absence of an "Indian Meryl Streep", referring to her speech about Trump.

Alert Mumbai train drivers rewarded for averting major disaster

26 Jan 2017

Mumbai
Alert Mumbai train drivers rewarded for averting major disaster

Driver Harendra Kumar of Janshatabdi Express, travelling from Madgaon to Dadar on January 24, saw a heavy piece of rail on the tracks near Diva. With the help of his 2 colleagues, the piece was removed.

Access free Wi-Fi in these spots in Mumbai

24 Jan 2017

Mumbai
Access free Wi-Fi in these spots in Mumbai

Maharashtra CM had tweeted, "Happy to dedicate Phase 1 of #MumbaiWiFi. From this instance, 500 hotspots to go live across various locations. #MumbaiWiFi is India's largest Public WiFi services."

What was Mumbai upto on 17th Nov?

17 Nov 2016

Mumbai
What was Mumbai upto on 17th Nov?

Government is feeling demonetization blues as much as everyone else in the country.

NCP's Praful Patel blames Congress for its downfall

13 Sep 2016

India
NCP's Praful Patel blames Congress for its downfall

NCP's Praful Patel lashed out at senior Congress leader and former Maharashtra CM, Prithviraj Chavan, for NCP's debacle in the assembly elections of 2014.