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Kangana Ranaut, sister summoned by Mumbai Police

Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel have been summoned by the Mumbai Police in connection with a case concerning their “objectionable comments” on social media aimed at spreading communal tension. The sister duo has been at loggerheads with the Maharashtra government after they equated Mumbai with Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK). While Kangana...

Arnab Goswami dares Uddhav Thackeray, says ‘Game has just begun’

Moments after his release from the Taloja jail after the Supreme Court order, Republic TV’s editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami launched a stinging attack on Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray for getting him arrested in a “fake case”. Notably, Arnab Goswami was arrested from his Lower Parel residence on November 4 in connection with an abetment to...

Arnab Goswami gets bail from SC

Republic TV’s editor-in-chief Arnab Goswami has been granted interim bail by the Supreme Court in an abetment to suicide case. Arnab Goswami had moved the apex court against the order of the Bombay High Court that denied him bail in the case. While granting interim bail to Arnab Goswami, a division bench of Justice DY...

Now, CBI can’t probe cases in Maharashtra sans state govt’s consent

In a development that indicates the growing tussle between the Maharashtra government and the Centre, the Uddhav Thackeray government has clarified that henceforth the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will have to take the Maharashtra government’s permission to probe any matter in the state. Notably, the Maharashtra government has issued an order withdrawing consent...

Kangana Ranaut attacks Sonia Gandhi for her “silence”

Actor Kangana Ranaut, who is fighting a bitter ego battle with the Maharashtra government, on Thursday urged Congress’ interim president Sonia Gandhi to intervene and stop the harassment of women. Kangana Ranaut also attacked Sonia Gandhi for her “silence and indifference” on the issue. The actor, who has been grabbing the headlines, albeit for the...

Tablighi Jamaat attendees made scapegoat: HC

The Bombay High Court has said foreigners who attended the Tablighi Jamaat meet in Delhi in March this year were made “scapegoats”. The court said Tablighi Jamaat attendees were allegedly held responsible for spreading COVID-19 in the country. The Aurangabad bench of the Bombay High Court made the observations on August 21. The observations were...

SC seeks Maharashtra govt’s reply on pleas seeking CBI, NIA probe in Palghar lynchings

The Supreme Court on Thursday sought a response from the Maharashtra government on two petitions seeking separate probes by the CBI and the NIA into the alleged lynching of three people, including two seers, in the state’s Palghar district in April. A bench headed by Justice Ashok Bhushan, which heard the matter through videoconferencing, agreed...

Congress Govt Won’t Allow CAA to be Implemented in Maharashtra: Ashok Chavan

Amid the ongoing debate over the CA  Ashok Chavan a minister of Maharashtra government has given a big statement. Addressing the rally organized against the CAA in Nanded, Congress leader and Minister Ashok Chavan said that we will not allow the CAA to be implemented in Maharashtra. He also said that we have a government...