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BMC poll results: Shiv Sena should avoid insulting PM Modi in Saamna if it wants better ties: Gadkari

Gadkari has singled out Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' for its targeting of PM Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah.

PTI | Feb 25, 2017 09:54 AM

BMC Polls | No option but to come together: Gadkari on BJP-Sena in Mumbai

A day after the BMC polls threw up a fractured verdict, senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari on Friday said there is “no option” for his party and Shiv Sena than joining hands for control of the Mumbai...

PTI | Feb 24, 2017 03:59 PM

BMC elections results: BJP minister in Fadnavis govt hints at reconciliation with Shiv Sena, says let bygones be bygones

"Enough of bitterness. Now, it's time to come together again," Chandrakant Patil, a minister in Devendra Fadnavis-led ministry said, indicating that the bickering allies in the state government could...

PTI | Feb 24, 2017 09:25 AM

BMC vote counting: Shiv Sena confident of good show, rules out alliance with BJP

With the trends indicating early lead for Shiv Sena in the BMC polls, a senior party leader exuded confidence on Thursday that there will be no need for them to forge an alliance with BJP in the...

PTI | Feb 23, 2017 12:24 PM

BMC Polls 2017: 56 per cent voters exercise their franchise across Maharashtra

About 56 per cent voters on Tuesday exercised their franchise in the polling for 10 municipal corporations across Maharashtra, including the all-important Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) in...

PTI | Feb 22, 2017 12:25 AM

41.32% voter turnout till 3.30pm: Nemeses Fadnavis, Thackeray cast vote

Voting is underway for the cash-rich BMC and nine other civic bodies in Maharashtra, which have virtually turned into a battle of prestige for Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, heading the state’s...

News Nation Bureau | Feb 21, 2017 06:29 PM

Money laundering case: Zakir Naik responds to ED summons, to give statement

Controversial televangelist Zakir Naik has responded to the ED summons in connection with a money laundering case and said he is willing to give statement via any electronic media facility.

PTI | Feb 21, 2017 05:24 PM

Civic polls: Voting gets underway across Maharashtra; all eyes on BMC

Polling for the cash-rich Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation and 9 other civic bodies across Maharashtra got underway on Tuesday morning with estranged allies BJP and Shiv Sena at the forefront of...

PTI | Feb 21, 2017 10:46 AM

Support to BJP-led govt temporary in nature, future of Fadnavis remains uncertain: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena cleared the air on its support to BJP-led government in Maharashtra by stating it as temporary in nature. Launching a fresh attack on Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis, Shiv Sena said that...

News Nation Bureau | Feb 20, 2017 05:42 PM

Nashik farmers get another train to transport famed red onions

Railways have stepped in to quickly transport the bumper harvest of the famed red Nashik onions by operating an additional freight train from today.

PTI | Feb 20, 2017 12:50 PM

'Saamana' has no intention to breach poll code: Shiv Sena to SEC on BJP’s complaint

Responding to the BJP’s complaint on the publication of ‘objectionable’ content in Shiv Sena mouthpiece ‘Saamana’, its executive editor Sanjay Raut on Sunday wrote to the State Election...

PTI | Feb 20, 2017 08:57 AM

BMC Polls: Give solemn commitment of not joining hands, Congress tells BJP, Sena

Congress on Sunday challenged BJP and Shiv Sena to give a solemn commitment to Mumbaikars of not joining hands post the February 21 election to the city’s civic body.

PTI | Feb 20, 2017 08:30 AM

BMC polls: BJP MP Yogi Adityanath takes a jibe at Shiv Sena over 'corrupt practices'

Polls for the 227-member Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation are scheduled on February 21. BJP and Shiv Sena are going solo for this election.

PTI | Feb 20, 2017 08:27 AM

Two arrested in murder connection of Congress Corporator in Bhiwandi

Manoj Mhatre (53), a corporator from Bhiwandi-Nizampur Municipal Corporation in the powerloom town, was allegedly attacked with sharp weapons and then fired at from point-blank range by some men on...

PTI | Feb 19, 2017 01:20 PM

Statue of Mother Mary vandalised in Mumbai

The incident led to tension in the area and police were trying to pacify the angry locals.

PTI | Feb 19, 2017 11:51 AM