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Hospital staff rallies around fired sweeper

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Staffers of the Prince Aly Khan Hospital wear black ribbons to protest the firing of a sweeper. (Photo: Asian Age)

‘SBI’s Kingfisher House auction price too high’

Kingfisher Airlines’ headquarters Kingfisher House at Vile Parle.

The State Bank of India’s quotation to auction the 17,000-square-foot Kingfisher House, headquarters of Kingfisher Airlines, according to real estate experts, is a very overrated valuation of the prop

Metro-3 space allocation to be BJP acid test

The BJP will face an acid test, as the proposal for allotment of 17 spaces for the Mumbai Metro-3 project will be tabled for approval in the BMC general body meeting next week.

BMC to help in upgrade of worli rifle club

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation will lend a helping hand to the Maharashtra Rifle Association (MRA) to develop its rifle club, which has produced several international famed shooters, at Worli.

ISI was divided on Thackeray operation, says David Headley

In order to further the agenda of targeting Shiv Sena’s headquarters or Sena supremo Bal Thackeray, David Coleman Headley started cultivating a friendship with Uddhav Thackeray’s former PA Rajaram Reg

‘LeT knew Pakistan action will be superficial’

The prosecution in the Mumbai 2008 terror attacks trial concluded examining Pakistani-American terrorist-turned-approver David Coleman Headley on Saturday.

44 political leaders could be debarred from cooperative bank polls

Forty four top political leaders, including former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar and dozens of sitting or former legislators from Congress and NCP, will probably be debarred from contesting any ele

Varsity initiates inquiry against Lord’s Law college

The University of Mumbai has initiated an inquiry against Lord’s Law College and asked the affiliation section to conduct an investigation into the college’s permissions for continuation.

Culture teaches welfare of society, says Amit Shah

Stating that India was the only country in the world with a Bhusanskruti (geoculture), BJP president Amit Shah said that this culture bows before knowledgeable pandits and not before aggressors.

Shiv Sena takes potshots at CM Devendra Fadnavis

Uddhav Thackeray

Taking potshots at chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, the Shiv Sena in its editorial mouthpiece Saamana, said that the state has not been able to attract enough investments to compensate for Mr Fadnavi

Air power is the most capital-intensive means of war. A modern fighter jet now could cost several hundred crores and the prices seem to be rising exponentially.

I returned to India in August 1946 after serving in Burma and Indonesia during the Second World War.