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Dalit groups to protest asking for Kadam’s arrest

MNS MLA Ram Kadam might be in trouble as the Bharip Bahujan Mahasangh (BBM) on Tuesday threatened to stir an agitation if he was not arrested over the controversy regarding the urns containing the ash

Khojas reaffirm their support

The Khoja community on Monday evening called an urgent meeting at the Islam Gymkhana to assure Congress candidate Milind Deora of its support.

Congress leader blames BMC for poor facilities

Coming out strongly in defence of the sitting MPs from Mumbai who have fared poorly in the recently released report by the Association for Democratic Reform (ADR), a Congress leader said that the perf

‘I asked for Raj’s support for Beed’

Senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde on Tuesday accepted that he has sought support from Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray as he wanted to win the Beed parliamentary constituency with m

Candidates hurry to finish campaigns

The last day of campaigning in the Mumbai North-Central and North-West constituencies saw candidates trying their best to reach out to as many people as possible.

Phase III: 338 candidates in poll fray

Maharashtra is all set for the third and the last phase of the general elections as the election campaign ended on Tuesday.

Cops register 16 FIRs for code violation

In a major crackdown ahead of polling in Mumbai city, which consists of two constituencies, the Election Commission and Mumbai police registered 16 FIRs, most against powerful political parties for vi

Housing a big issue in polls

Slums and deteriorating housing in Mumbai has become an issue that is raised repeatedly by candidates to needle sitting MPs.

BNHS holds kids’ painting competition on earth day


The Conservation Education Centre (CEC) of the Bombay Natural History Society (BNHS) celebrated Earth Day on April 22, like the rest of the world, and lined up a painting competition for underprivileg

MIAL complains against ‘rat video’

The GVK-run Mumbai International Airport Limited (MIAL) has filed a complaint with the cyber crime police station at BKC against an alleged “defamatory” video on YouTube and social media which shows a

Of late, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has been thoughtlessly and in a hurry jumping into every available situation, without verifying basic facts, to criticise the Bharatiya Janata Party.

Madhu Kishwar, as the editor of Manushi, set the feminism agenda for many Indian women decades ago. Madhu Kishwar as chief media admirer of prime ministerial hopeful Narendra Modi is another story completely. The first Kishwar has been declared missing, never to be found.