Sena-BJP showdown in upper House: Former allies field candidates for deputy chairperson post

India, Sept. 8 -- Former allies Shiv Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party could come face to face during the election of the deputy chairperson of the legislative council on Tuesday. Sena's Neelam Gorhe, w... Read More

2-day monsoon session begins, 7 legislators, 40 staff Covid +ve

Mumbai, Sept. 8 -- Seven legislators, including a minister of state and 40 Mantralaya and Vidhan Bhavan employees tested positive for Covid-19, ahead of the two-day monsoon session of the state legisl... Read More

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut appointed party's chief spokesperson

India, Sept. 8 -- Uddhav Thackeray, the Shiv Sena chief, has appointed Sanjay Raut, a Rajya Sabha (RS) member of the Sena, as the party's chief spokesperson amid criticism over his alleged comments ab... Read More

More security at CM's home after 'threat' calls

Mumbai, Sept. 7 -- Security has been beefed up at Matoshree, the private residence of Maharashtra chief minister (CM) Uddhav Thackeray in Bandra, after an unknown person from Dubai called twice on Sat... Read More

Sena's Sanjay Raut criticises Sitharaman; also hits back at kangana

Mumbai, Sept. 7 -- Sanjay Raut, a Rajya Sabha (RS) Member of Parliament and Sena leader, criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Central government over Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharam... Read More

Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut criticises Nirmala Sitharaman's 'Act of God' remark

India, Sept. 6 -- Sanjay Raut, the Rajya Sabha (RS) member of the Shiv Sena, has criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government over Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman's "ac... Read More

Resolve issues, expedite BDD redevelopment plan, directs CM

Mumbai, Sept. 5 -- Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray took a review of the redevelopment of Bombay Development Directorate (BDD) chawls at Worli, NM Joshi Marg and Naigaon and directed officials to resol... Read More

Political row erupts over actor Kangana's Mumbai remark

Mumbai, Sept. 5 -- Actor Kangana Ranaut's comments about Mumbai and the city's police force sparked a political row on Friday, with Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh saying "she has no right to ... Read More

CM was against lifting curbs in Pune hastily: Raut in veiled attack on NCP

Mumbai, Sept. 4 -- In an indication of differences between the state's ruling partners Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), Sena parliamentarian Sanjay Raut said chief minister (CM) Uddhav ... Read More

Maha registers sharpest 1-day spike of 18,105 Covid-19 cases

Mumbai, Sept. 4 -- Maharashtra on Thursday recorded its highest single-day jump in coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases with 18,105 new infections, taking the tally to 843,844. It also recorded 391 fa... Read More