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Kirit Somaiya

Kirit Somaiya urges MHA to review his security after series of attacks

Somaiya said that there should be a review of the security system so that the Pune type incident could be avoided in future

10 Feb 2022 11:47 AM

Not saying Pawar involved in MSCB scam: Kirit Somaiya

If Pawar was sure about his innocence, he should approach the Supreme Court instead of blaming the central government, he added.

27 Sep 2019 2:05 AM

Bring PMC, HDIL officials to book: Kirit Somaiya

They also sought an explanation from the bank’s chairman and directors on the matter.

27 Sep 2019 1:52 AM

Don’t hike Metro 1 fares, says Kirit Somaiya

Mr Somaiya has alleged that the Mumbai Metro One Project (MMOPL) has not fixed the fares according to the MoU.

12 May 2019 5:43 AM

BJP divided over denial of ticket

According to BJP sources, the party decided to drop Mr Somaiya even after Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray gave his consent to his nomination.

04 Apr 2019 2:43 AM


BJP denies ticket to Kirit Somaiya, fields Manoj Kotak

The decision to drop Mr Somaiya from the BJP list was announced by the party’s Central Parliamentary Board in New Delhi.

04 Apr 2019 2:38 AM

BJP still confused over Mumbai North East

Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis was pitching for Manoj Kotak, while Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar was still trying for Somaiya.

31 Mar 2019 4:16 AM

Kirit Somaiya likely to be re-nominated

The BJP insiders said that the party has almost finalised the name of sitting MP Kirit Somaiya despite fierce opposition from its ally, Shiv Sena.

29 Mar 2019 3:51 AM

Sena’s tiff with Kirit Somaiya puts BJP in trouble

The BJP MP had directly targeted the Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in his allegations.

19 Mar 2019 1:58 AM

Sena, BJP begin prep to go it alone

Although alliance talks are still underway between the two parties, no one wants to be unprepared on any of the 48 LS seats in Maharashtra.

26 Dec 2018 1:52 AM


Goyal meets MLAs, MPs on rail amenities

Shiv Sena MLA Sunil Shinde said that there was no atmosphere of a meeting.

01 Sep 2018 2:02 AM

Tempers fly in Lok Sabha over lynching

With the situation heating up, Speaker Sumitra Mahajan had to adjourn the House for 10 minutes.

26 Jul 2018 12:51 AM

Mumbai vendor accuses BJP MP Kirit Somaiya of manhandling

'He (Somaiya) came at 8 pm and asked us to vacate the place. He came again, we told him we are vacating but he pushed us,' vendor said.

21 May 2018 3:08 PM

Politicos jump in to score brownie Points

MNS leader Sandeep Deshpande rushed on the spot while party chief Raj Thackeray extended his support to the agitators.

21 Mar 2018 5:39 AM

Kamala Mills fire: Issue raised in both houses of Parliament

Congress President Rahul Gandhi for the first time tweeted in Marathi expressing condolences.

30 Dec 2017 7:05 AM


Fadnavis expresses grief over Kamala Mills fire, orders action against erring officials

Devendra Fadnavis has directed BMC Commissioner ‘to take strong action against erring officials immediately’.

29 Dec 2017 11:44 AM

Maharashtra BJP leaders credit PM’s ‘mantra of vikas’ for ‘grand’ train

However Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant sidestepped all such claims and said that the credit went to railway officials.

26 Dec 2017 6:15 AM

Now, Kirit Somaiya says his party not against city hawkers

The MNS had started a drive against hawkers after the stampede on Elphinstone road station FOB on September 29.

15 Nov 2017 3:05 AM

BJP MP alleges horse-trading

Claims Shiv Sena paid a bribe of Rs 3 crore to each corporator

14 Oct 2017 3:39 AM

Mumbai won’t face any power cuts, says Chandrashekhar Bawankule

Load-shedding was reduced in A and B category areas by half.

07 Oct 2017 2:34 AM