Mumbai, Oct 28 : This year, the auspicious 'Dhanteras' has spelt 'gold rush' for the gold, gems and jewellery traders with huge crowds thronging retail outlets for festive season purchases, industry players said here on Friday.
Mumbai [India], Oct. 28 : Shiv sena leader Manisha Kayande on Friday warned Pakistan about not forcing India to take more stern action in the wake of the former's repeated ceasefire violations.
Mumbai [India], Oct.28 : The Sharad Pawar-led Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) lost another prominent leader to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday in the shape of Nilay Naik, the grandson of former union minister and Maharashtra Chief Minister Vasantraoji Naik and the nephew of Sudhakarrao Naik.
Mumbai, Oct 28 : As many as ten Marathi films will be screened at the tenth edition of the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC) Film Bazaar this year.
Mumbai, Oct 27 : In a significant development, the Central Bureau of Investigation has recorded the statements of DGP Rakesh Maria and two other senior IPS officers in connection with the ongoing probe into the sensational Sheena Bora murder case, official sources said on Thursday.
Mumbai, Oct 27 : The opposition Congress and Nationalist Congress Party on Thursday demanded clarification from the Maharashtra government on the proposed $5 billion investment by Taiwan-based Foxconn Technology Group.
Mumbai, Oct 27 : Mumbaikars in a hurry can now get instant information on upcoming suburban trains and jurisdiction areas of various police stations, in collaboration with Google maps and free Wi-Fi in the city.
Mumbai, Oct 27 : Top military officers paid homage to the infantry fraternity who died for the country in Jammu and Kashmir on the 70th Infantry Day celebrations here on Thursday.
Mumbai, Oct 26 : Students of KPB Hinduja College here on Wednesday gifted blankets and stationery to orphaned children to help them celebrate the festival of Diwali.
Mumbai, Oct 26 : The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Wednesday named Smita Patil, the eldest daughter of the late Deputy Chief Minister R.R. Patil, as the party's state Women Youth President.
Mumbai, Oct 26 : The students of KPB Hinduja College here on Wednesday gifted blankets and stationary to orphaned children to help them celebrate the festival of Diwali and feel the joy of love and sharing.
Mumbai, Oct 26 : A team of surgeons conducted Mumbai's 34th heart transplant onto a 46-year-old woman, an official said on Wednesday.
New Delhi, Oct 25 : A youth wave seems to have gripped the electorate in Maharashtra with 84 per cent of voters preferring candidates below 40 years of age in the upcoming local bodies elections, a survey has revealed.
New Delhi , Oct 25 : Reprimanding the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) for demanding a donation of Rs. five crore for the army from the filmmakers casting Pakistani artistes in their movies, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Tuesday said the concept is basically of voluntary donation and not catching anyone's neck.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Oct 25 : Samajwadi Party's Maharashtra unit chief Abu Azmi on Tuesday lashed out at senior party leader Amar Singh, while blaming him for the major turmoil in the Yadav clan and requested party supremo Mulayam Singh to take measure before the party breaks into pieces.
Pune (Maharashtra) , Oct. 24 : Bhumata brigade chief Trupti Desai on Monday said that the Supreme Court's decision should act as a guidance for the nation to allow the entry of women in all temples.
Mumbai, Oct 24 : A day after a female Humboldt Penguin, a prized new possession of Mumbai Zoo, died following an infection, a political row erupted on Monday questioning the wisdom of keeping the endangered species in the harsh tropical climate of the metropolis.
New Delhi, Oct 24 : Women devotees will have access up to the sanctum sanctorum of Sufi saint Haji Ali in MUmbai, the Haji Ali Dargah Trust on Monday informed the Supreme Court.
Mumbai, Oct 24 : A day after a female Humboldt Penguin, a prized new possession of Mumbai Zoo, died following an infection, a political row erupted here on Monday questioning the wisdom of keeping the endangered species in the harsh tropical climate of the metropolis.
New Delhi , Oct. 24 : The Haji Ali Dargah Trust on Monday informed the Supreme Court that it is ready to implement the Bombay High Court's order to allow women to enter the sanctum sanctorum of the shrine located in South Mumbai.
Mumbai, Oct 24 : The Shiv Sena on Monday attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party, terming the decision to release Karan Johars film "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" as an attempt "to politicize the sacrifices of Indian Army soldiers".
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Oct. 24 : Blaming Samajwadi Party (SP) Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh for the ongoing family feud and the expulsion of party general secretary Ramgopal Yadav, Maharashtra SP president and MLA Abu Azmi on Monday called for Amar Singh's immediate removal to save the party.
Mumbai/Lucknow, Oct 23 : Rajya Sabha member Ram Gopal Yadav on Sunday said he was shocked to see the reasons given for expelling him from the Samajwadi Party.
New Delhi, Oct 23 : The CPI-M on Sunday denounced Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for allegedly facilitating the extortion of money from Bollywood producers.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Oct. 21 : The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday filed a second supplementary charge sheet in a special CBI Court in Mumbai in connection with the Sheena Bora murder case.
Mumbai (Maharashtra), Oct. 21: The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) on Friday refused to soften its stand against the release of Karan Johar's 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' which also stars Pakistani actor Fawad Khan and said that the Producers Guild's meeting with Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh makes it clear that the Raj Thackeray-led party has dominance in the state.
Pune, Oct 20 : In a major achievement, the Giant Metre-wave Radio Telescope (GMRT) at Khodad detected and tracked the landing of a European Space Agency spacecraft on a Mars mission, an official said here on Thursday.
Pune, Oct 20 : In a major achievement, the Giant Metre-wave Radio Telescope (GMRT) at Khodad in Pune tracked the landing of a European Space Agency's spacecraft on a Mars mission, an official said on Thursday.
New Delhi , Oct. 20 : Singer and Bharatiya Janata Party MP Babul Supriyo accompanied the President of Producers Guild, Mukesh Bhatt and Apoorva Mehta from Dharma Productions and met the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday to discuss the smooth release of the Karan Johar-directed Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and condemned the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) for taking the law into their own hands by vandalizing multiplexes.
Panaji, Oct 20 : Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Thursday urged his counterparts in Maharashtra and Karnataka to postpone a Friday meeting to find an amicable resolution to the vexed Mhadei inter-state water dispute.
Pune, Oct 20 : Five persons, including four women, were killed when a fire broke out in a warehouse of a cotton company in Chakan here on Thursday morning, police said.
Mumbai(Maharashtra) , Oct. 19: Shiv Sena on Tuesday urged the Devendra Fadnavis government to be transparent about BJP worker Ganesh Pandey molestation case after giving assurance six months back.
Mumbai, Oct 18 : Building pressure on the ruling BJP-Shiv Sena coalition in Maharashtra on reservation for the Maratha community, the state Congress on Tuesday said it will table no-confidence and breach of privilege motions against Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.
New Delhi, Oct 18 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday sought a report from the Maharashtra government on the deaths of 740 tribal students in residential schools over the last 10 years, due to lack of basic health services and amenities.
New Delhi, Oct 18 : The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Tuesday issued notice to Maharastra over the death of 740 students in residential schools located in tribal areas in the last 10 years, due to lack of basic health services and amenities.
Mumbai, Oct 18 : Two domestic helps were killed on Tuesday in a major blaze that gutted the apartment of a well known industrialist in a residential high-rise in south Mumbai's posh Cuffe Parade area, officials said.
Mumbai, Oct 18 : Taking serious cognizance of the deaths of 740 tribal students in residential schools in 10 years, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) demanded an explanation on the issue from the Maharashtra government here on Tuesday.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Oct. 18 : At least two were killed after a major fire broke out on the 21th floor of Mumbai's Maker Tower in Cuffe Parade area in wee hours of Tuesday morning.
Mumbai, Oct 18 : At least two persons were killed on Tuesday in a fire that broke out in an industrialist's apartment in a residential high-rise in Mumbai's Cuffe Parade area, officials said.
Mumbai, Oct 17 : The Bombay High Court on Monday put on hold till November 23 the demolition of an illegal portion of comedian Kapil Sharma's office here.
Mumbai, Oct 17 : In a rare display of solidarity, Islamic scholars and clerics of all Muslim sects on Monday attacked the government for trying to introduce a Uniform Civil Code.
Mumbai, Oct 16 : Delay in the patents for various innovations can slow down the improvement in the field of medicine, said health experts here on Sunday.
Mumbai, Oct 16 : Over two decades ago, shehnai maestro Ustad Bismillah Khan heard a young woman singer, Soma Ghosh, at the ISKCON Auditorium here, and invited her to a musical 'jugalbandi'.
Mumbai, Oct 15 : Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray's son and Yuva Sena chief Aditya Thackeray on Saturday held an impressive protest rally of students here to highlight what he termed the "mess" in the education system in Maharashtra.
Mumbai, Oct 15 : A three-day conference-cum-exhibition on material engineering technology and heat treat ended here with a showcase of the latest advancements in materials and processes for industrial application specifically in the defence and infrastructure sector.
Mumbai, Oct 15 : October 15, the birthday of former President A.P.J. Abdul Kalam will be celebrated as "Maharashtra Reading Day" in the state, Education Minister Vinod Tawde announced here on Saturday.
Ahmednagar (Maharashtra), Oct 15 : At least 27 villages from eastern Maharashtra's Chandrapur district will be developed as "ideal villages" modelled on the lines of Ralegan-Siddhi and Hiware Bazar in western Maharashtra, Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said here on Saturday.
Mumbai , Oct. 15 : Parachute Advansed has launched of its first ever Parachute Advansed Hair Spa at KidZania Mumbai, an global indoor theme park that inspires and educates kids through real life role play.
Mumbai, Oct 14 : A sailor allegedly committed suicide at his base in Maharashtra's Lonavla town on Friday, a defence statement said.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Oct. 14 : Dubbing filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt a "foolish man" and asking him to go to Pakistan, The Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) film wing today congratulated the Cinema Owners Exhibitors Association of India (COEAI) for refusing to screen films with Pakistani artistes.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Oct. 14 : The Air Intelligence Unit (AIU) officers have seized 199 Indian Star tortoises and Black Pond turtles allegedly from two passengers travelling on UAE passports at Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport in Mumbai on the intervening night of Thursday and Friday.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Oct. 13 : The death toll in the five-storey building collapse in Mumbai's Bandra area raised six by Thursday evening.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : At least six children were killed when a five-storey building collapsed in Behrampada slums in Bandra East here on Thursday afternoon, officials said.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : At least four minor children were killed when a five-storey building collapsed in Behrampada slums in Bandra East here on Thursday afternoon, officials said.
Mumbai, Oct 13 : Bharatiya Janata Party MP Kirit Somaiya on Thursday alleged that an attempt was made on his life by gangsters and 'mafia agents' near his home in suburban Mulund two days ago.
Mumbai (Maharashtra), Oct 13. : : Expressing his resistance towards the latest stand taken by the Supreme Court over the implementation of the Uniform Civil Code, president of the Maharashtra state branch of the Samajwadi Party (SP) Abu Azmi on Thursday said India is a democratic country and everybody has right to freedom of religion.
Mumbai, Oct 12 : Muharram, observed in memory of the martyrdom of Hazrat Imam Hussain, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed, and his followers in Karbala, was observed with prayers, fasting, mourning, 'maatam' (beating chest) and processions here on Wednesday.
Mumbai, Oct 12 : Union Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday inaugurated an international conference on material engineering technology and heat treat, here in the presence of industrialist Sajjan Jindal and Padam Vibhushan Dr. R.A. Mahelkar, President, Reliance Industries.
Nagpur [Maharashtra], Oct. 12 : Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ideologue M.G. Vaidya on Wednesday supported Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar's statement of sharing credit for the surgical strike with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and added that co-ordination between the army and leaders are important to make any work successful.
Mumbai [Maharashtra], Oct. 12 : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday reminded its alliance partner the Shiv Sena of its dismal show in the 2014 Lok Sabha polls and said that one must not indulge in theatrics for petty political gains.