Mumbai: Gambling king Pappu Savla and his aide were arrested on Friday for allegedly demanding Rs 33 crore in extortion money from a builder, a police official said.
Published 20-Jan-2018 10:14 IST
Mumbai: Maharashtra Swabhiman Paksh leader Narayan Rane, on Friday, asked Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to induct him in the state cabinet at the earliest. He was speaking to reporters at his office here.
Published 19-Jan-2018 22:16 IST
Mumbai: Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh chief and Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar on Friday said the Congress can not dislodge the BJP from power till 2024, as it can not counter Prime Minister Narendra Modi's image as a "non-corrupt" leader. Ambedkar, who is the grandson of Dr B R Ambedkar and whose stockMore
Published 19-Jan-2018 21:02 IST
Thane: Fire broke out at a 26-storey building in Naupada area here on Friday afternoon.
Published 19-Jan-2018 21:00 IST
Mumbai: Maharashtra Swabhiman Party (MSP) President Narayan Rane on Friday accused the Shiv Sena of threatening farmers and leaders opposing the upcoming mega-refinery project at Nanar in Konkan.
Published 19-Jan-2018 20:15 IST
Mumbai: A major fire broke out at Navrang Studio inside Todi Mill Compound in south Mumbai's Lower Parel early on Friday, leaving a fireman injured, a senior fire brigade official said.
Published 19-Jan-2018 07:43 IST | Updated 12:49 IST
Mumbai: The Coast Guard said on Thursday that the body of the last passenger missing following the Pawan Hans- ONGC chopper crash on Saturday was recovered this evening.
Published 19-Jan-2018 07:36 IST | Updated 08:01 IST
Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday welcomed Israel's help in the distressed agriculture sector, saying it will help meet the goal of doubling farmers' incomes. "Technologies which you (Israel) offer will surely double the income of our farmers," Fadnavis said at theMore
Published 19-Jan-2018 12:30 IST
Pune: Human negligence, possibly a cigarette butt, could be the cause of two fires that ravaged a portion of the world-famous Kaas plateau in Satara in December, forest officials said on Thursday. The plateau, a UNESCO World Natural Heritage site since 2012, attracts visitors from across the globeMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 22:00 IST
Mumbai: Members of the city-based Raza Academy held a sit-in protest against visiting Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu outside its office in Byculla here on Thursday and raised slogans against him. Although the organisation wanted to take out a protest march from Byculla to Taj Hotel, theMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 21:00 IST
Mumbai: Moshe Holtzberg, who as a toddler survived the terrorist attack on Chabad House in south Mumbai in November 2008, prayed at the synagogue there on Thursday for the miracle which kept him alive, his grandfather had said.
Published 18-Jan-2018 22:08 IST
Mumbai: Accusing Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray of playing "dirty" politics, Congress leader Nitesh Rane on Thursday threatened to place hawkers outside Thackeray's residence 'Matoshree' if the BMC's proposal to set up hawking pitches outside Rane's home was not scrapped. "Uddhav Thackeray isMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 20:44 IST
Mumbai: Budget carrier SpiceJet has sent an expat pilot back to home after he allegedly failed in the mandatory pre-flight alcohol test. The pilot, a first officer, had been working for a Turkish carrier, which has wet-leased some of its aircraft to the Gurgaon-based airline, SpiceJet said.
Published 18-Jan-2018 19:48 IST
Mumbai: Brigadier (retd) Sudhir Sawant, who recently joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), on Thursday said that the party's Maharashtra unit would contest all elections barring gram panchayat polls.
Published 18-Jan-2018 17:28 IST
Mumbai: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday paid tributes to the victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks. Netanyahu, along with Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, laid wreath at the memorial of the terror attack victims, that claimed 166 lives, at the iconic Taj MahalMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 16:01 IST
Mumbai: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday termed his country's partnership with India as one "made in heaven", which rests on shared values of love for humanity, democracy and freedom.
Published 18-Jan-2018 15:25 IST | Updated 16:03 IST
Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Thursday latched on to VHP leader Pravin Togadia's claim of a plot to kill him to target Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah. The BJP's bickering ally, which has been regularly criticising the Modi government on a host of issues, asked the two leaders toMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 15:18 IST
Mumbai: Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Thursday met top leadership of India Inc for a power breakfast, the first of his numerous assignments for the day as he wraps up his four-day India visit. Netanyahu interacted with business leaders at the iconic Taj hotel overlooking the ArabiaMore
Published 18-Jan-2018 10:50 IST
Mumbai: Rabbi Nachman Holtzberg, who lost his son Gavriel in the 26/11 terror attacks, said on Thursday that Pakistan should rethink on its policy of creating terrorists. He said spreading love and compassion is the "only victory" in the world. In an exclusive interview to PTI, Holtzberg said:More
Published 18-Jan-2018 09:48 IST | Updated 10:35 IST
Mumbai: Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will be engaging with Indian CEOs at a power breakfast session on Thursday, following which he will attend a business seminar.
Published 18-Jan-2018 09:47 IST | Updated 09:52 IST

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