Except Mumbai, Maharashtra municipal corporations to have 17% more seats

Mumbai, Oct. 27 -- The Maharashtra cabinet on Wednesday gave its nod to a 17% rise in the members of 26 municipal corporations, except Mumbai and city councils, in proportion to the projected rise in ... Read More

Task force set up to review Mumbai's islanding system

Mumbai, Oct. 27 -- Over a year after Mumbai experienced a power outage affecting lakhs of consumers, a committee that looked into the reasons found that the emergency standard operating procedures (SO... Read More

In Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Sena leader and Maha min Aaditya Thackeray seeks to end "BJP's dictatorship"

Mumbai, Oct. 27 -- Shiv Sena leader and state minister Aaditya Thackeray sought to end the 'dictatorship' of Bharatiya Janata Party in Dadra and Nagar Haveli while addressing a public rally for the by... Read More

Maharashtra CM asks officials to expedite redevelopment of BDD chawls

Mumbai, Oct. 26 -- Chief minister (CM) Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday directed officials to expedite all the housing projects in the state for police personnel, which have been undertaken by the Maharash... Read More

Malik releases letter that claims 26 fake drug cases filed by Wankhede's team

Mumbai, Oct. 26 -- Maharashtra Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) minister Nawab Malik on Tuesday cited a letter purportedly written by an anonymous employee of the agency, alleging Narcotics Control Bu... Read More

Go to court, if you have solid evidence, Sameer Wankhede's wife, sister tell NCP minister Nawab Malik

Mumbai, Oct. 26 -- Hours after senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and state minister Nawab Malik made public an anonymous letter addressed to him, which claimed that a large number of peop... Read More

Two kids drown in water pit in Antop Hill at south Mumbai

Mumbai, Oct. 26 -- Two children have died by drowning in a 10-feet-deep water pit at Antop Hill area on Monday. The pit was dug for some pipeline repairing work, but was left unguarded and without bar... Read More

BJP demands CBI probe into Sail's allegations; ruling parties bat for SIT

Mumbai, Oct. 25 -- A day after a key witness in the cruise drug bust case, Prabhakar Sail, levelled allegations against NCB sleuths, ruling parties have demanded for a high-level inquiry, while the Bh... Read More

Maharashtra home department begins process to declare Param Bir Singh absconding

Mumbai, Oct. 25 -- The state home department has proposed to declare former Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh an absconder. The home department has informed the Intelligence Bureau that the I... Read More

Spurious firecrackers being sold under guise of 'green crackers' in Mumbai: NGO

Mumbai, Oct. 24 -- With the Supreme Court (SC) in the midst of reviewing the Centre's plea on the use of green firecrackers this Diwali, Mumbai-based non-governmental organisation (NGO) Awaaz Foundati... Read More