1971 war hero who set up Bangladesh Navy dies
Mumbai, March 20 : The 1971 India-Pakistan war hero, Captain M.N. Samant of the Indian Navy, who helped set up the foundation of the Bangladesh Navy, passed away here on Wednesday following cardiac arrest, an official said. Full Story
NCP ex-Maharashtra Dy. CM's son to join BJP
Solapur (Maharashtra), March 19 : After a major show of strength in his hometown Akluj here on Tuesday evening, Ranjitsinh, son of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP and former Deputy Chief Minister Vijaysinh Mohite-Patil, announced he would join the Bharatiya Janata Party tomorrow.
Fugitive don Dawood 'enters' Maharashtra poll debate
Mumbai, March 19 : Politics in Maharashtra in the run-up to the Lok Sabha elections took another twist on Tuesday as Bharipa Bahujan Mahasangh chief Prakash Ambedkar on Tuesday raked up the oft-repeated issue of fugitive mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar's purported offer to surrender.
Indian WWI soldiers' letters, songs inspire artwork
Mumbai, March 19 : Poignant letters sent home by Indian soldiers during World War I and folk songs sung by families pained by war and separation have inspired artist Angeli Sowani's exhibited paintings that give voice and image to the forgotten soldiers.
I-T Dept gears up to curb use of black money during LS polls
Mumbai Mar 18 : In an attempt to curb the menace of black money during the ensuing Lok Sabha elections, the Director General of Income Tax (Investigation) has announced a slew of measures and has also called upon the people to report financial irregularities if noticed by them. Full Story
Cities generating clean energy through processed waste
New Delhi, March 18: In the age of innovations, Yasasu Green was developed as a bio-methanation packaged organic waste processing plant which has been recognized as the 'Most Innovative Technology' under the world's largest cleanliness survey - 'Swachh Survekshan 2019' in the city of Mumbai. Full Story
We want Modi as next PM: Uddhav Thackeray
Mumbai, Mar 17 : Questioning the grand alliance for not declaring their prime ministerial candidate, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said that his party wants Prime Minister Narendra Modi to be reinstated as the PM. Full Story