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The BJP focused on Prime Minister Modi's image and achievements, thereby showing that the AAP and Congress leaders were no match to him. (Photo: PTI)

BJP's splendid show in MCD polls a referendum of Modi's performance

Eyeing victory for a third-term, the BJP paraded some of its biggest names and carefully recruited power players from its rivals.

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar faces ‘VIP culture’ protest at airport

Mr Kumar, however, got down at the international lounge while the passenger went on till the immigration counter.

The incident took place in the Violet Line of Delhi Metro.

Muslim man abused in Metro, told to go to Pakistan

The matter came to light after women’s rights activist Kavita Krishnan unfolded this shameful incident on her Facebook wall.

The entire redevelopment and modernisation work would be completed within 52 months.

Minto Road press to get Rs 338 crore revamp

In addition, the multi-colour printing, which is not available presently, will also be made available.


Deputy minister of environment of Sweden Eva Svedling met volunteers of NGO Stree Mukti Sanghatana.

Sweden to help Maharashtra cut air pollution

Sweden is keen to collaborate with Maharashtra on waste management, smart cities, and renewable energy.

The burglars killed a senior citizen, his wife and their son. (Representational Image)

Burglars kill three of family, escape with gold, cash

Three burglars entered the house by breaking the kitchen window while the remaining two kept watch outside.

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (Photo: PTI)

BMC threatens to cut water supply of 170 weak buildings

The water connection of 152 buildings has already been discontinued.

The students will also outline issues releated Digital Maharashtra and Swachh Maharashtra.

25 students to give CM gyaan on graft, drought

Transform Maharashtra is a state-wide competition inviting ideas from educational institutes.

The snake handler in question, Ajay Pawar, who had been bitten between his lips and nose by a cobra while trying to kiss it on October 28 last year, was bitten on his left wrist this time. (Representational Image)

Woman faces abuse from snake ‘lovers’

The ‘sarp mitras’ are divided into two groups, one of which seem to be target Kadam.


West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (Photo: PTI)

Rs 5 lakh, jobs to families of jawans killed in Chattisgarh

She also promised a job to one family member of all three families.

A police picket in Sovabazar area on Tuesday morning after a clash. (Photo: Abhijit Mukherjee)

Locals in Sovabazar clash over visit to temple, 7 held

As they hurled stones and cold-drink bottles at each other, the traffic in the area came to a stand-still.

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee (Photo: File)

Don’t back BJP, it’s divisive, communal, says Mamata Banerjee

She slammed the Modi government for its move to have an Aadhaar-like identity system for cows.

The disappearing hoardings carry social messages, being a part of KMC’s various awareness campaigns. (Representational image)

KMC mulls FIR on missing hoardings

In last 45 days, over 200 hoardings have disappeared.

In Other Cities

Firefighters douse a fire that broke out at a factory in Noida. (Photo: Asian Age)

6 charred to death in blaze at Noida factory

One of the employee sustained severe injury on his spinal cord as he jumped from the 5th floor.

4-year-old rescued after two weeks, kidnapper arrested. (Photo:File)

Pune police rescues 4-yr-old boy within 2 weeks, kidnapper arrested

Sandip Thokale, the accused, had allegedly kidnapped the boy for ransom from his school.

Representational image (Photo: Pixabay)

14-year-old Kerala boy becomes father, booked under POSCO act

The 18-year-old girl has alleged that she had been raped by the boy.

Representational image (Photo: File)

Ujjain: Speeding car crushes 5 to death, leaves 12 injured

The victims were standing on a roadside when the speeding car hit them.

The GI registry in Chennai has ruled that the applicant has failed to prove the historical origin of Hyderabadi biryani with supporting documents.

No Geographical Indication tag for Hyderabadi biryani

The orders sent to the applicant association returned to the GI registry from their address in Dillu Apartment opposite SP road in Hyderabad.