No communal riots when BJP is in power, claims Anil Bonde

Mumbai, Nov. 18 -- Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) minister Anil Bonde, who was recently arrested in connection with communal violence in Amravati and released on bail, said no riots are reported ... Read More

Uddhav Thackeray may be discharged in a day or two; may take few days to resume work

Mumbai, Nov. 18 -- Chief minister (CM) Uddhav Thackeray, who is recuperating after a cervical spine surgery at HN Reliance Hospital last Friday, is expected to be out of action for a few more days. It... Read More

Contemplating legal action against Kangana Ranaut over Gandhi remark: Patole

Mumbai, Nov. 18 -- The Congress is contemplating legal action against actor Kangana Ranaut as her recent comments on India's independence and Mahatma Gandhi were "anti-national" and amounted to sediti... Read More

Mumbai wakes up to second-warmest November morning in 10 years

Mumbai, Nov. 17 -- Recording a minimum temperature of 26.5 degrees Celsius, the city woke up to its second-warmest November morning in 10 years on Wednesday. The only time the state capital woke up to... Read More

Maharashtra government must reduce VAT on petrol, diesel, Congress demands

Mumbai, Nov. 17 -- Contrary to the stands taken by two other ruling parties, Congress has demanded that the Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government should reduce the value-added tax (VAT) on petrol ... Read More

Led by part-time CM, MVA most corrupt government: Devendra Fadnavis

Mumbai, Nov. 16 -- Terming the Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government, led by "part time" chief minister (CM) Uddhav Thackeray the "most corrupt" regime, the Bharatiya Janata Party's state executiv... Read More

Congress MLA writes to Sonia Gandhi, claims ill-treatment by party's Mumbai chief

Mumbai, Nov. 16 -- The differences within the Mumbai unit of Congress have surfaced again as its Bandra (East) legislator Zeeshan Siddique has written to party president Sonia Gandhi, alleging about t... Read More

Eastern Freeway to be extended from Chembur to Thane

Mumbai, Nov. 16 -- To make travel between Mumbai and Thane seamless, the Mumbai Metropolitan Regional Development Authority (MMRDA) has decided to extend the Eastern Freeway to Thane. The formal decis... Read More

Committed to providing medical insurance to retired Air India staffers: Scindia tells Sena MP

Mumbai, Nov. 16 -- In what could be a relief for thousands of retired Air India employees, the civil aviation ministry said that it is "committed" to providing medical insurance to retired personnel a... Read More

Sheena Bora murder case: Bombay HC rejects bail plea of Indrani Mukerjea

Mumbai, Nov. 16 -- The Bombay high court (HC) on Tuesday dismissed the bail plea of Indrani Mukerjea, who is being prosecuted for allegedly murdering her daughter Sheena Bora. A single-judge bench of... Read More