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BJP govt will come to power in Maharashtra in March: Narayan Rane

Some secrets have to be kept to form or break a government, says Union Minister Narayan Rane in Jaipur   Mumbai: Maharashtra is all set for a change very soon, according to Union minister Narayan Rane. The minister has predicted that the BJP will return to power in the state by March. However, he refrained...

Union minister Narayan Rane arrested for his remarks against Maharashtra CM

BJP leader and Union minister Narayan Rane was arrested by the Ratnagiri police and taken to the Sangameshwar police station for his remarks about slapping Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray for what he claimed as the latter’s ignorance of the year of India’s independence. The arrest was made after Rane failed to secure protection from...

Union minister Narayan Rane faces multiple FIRs, arrest for remarks against CM Thackeray

Three FIRs have been registered against Union minister Narayan Rane in different parts of Maharashtra for his controversial remarks against Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray. Notably, Rane is now likely to be arrested over his remarks about slapping the CM for what he claimed as the latter’s ignorance of the year of India’s independence. FIRs against...

Landslides in Maharashtra’s Raigad: At least 30 dead; PM announces Rs 2 lakh ex-gratia

Mumbai: Landslides in Raigad district of Maharashtra following heavy rains have left at least 30 persons dead, according to district administration. Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each to the kin of those who died and Rs 50,000 to those injured in the landslides in Raigad. Union Home Minister Amit Shah...

Ahead of Monsoon session, Sharad Pawar meets Modi for almost an hour

New Delhi: Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar mer Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi on Saturday at the latter’s residence. The meeting, coming just two days ahead of the monsoon session of the Parliament, went on for nearly 50 minutes. Sharad Pawar has been camping in Delhi for past two days. Piyush Goyal...

Sharad Pawar says allegations against Anil Deshmukh “serious” & “requires probe”

With the attack by the Opposition BJP against the Maharashtra government intensifying, Sharad Pawar, whose party NCP is a part of the coalition running the state, said that the allegations levelled by former Mumbai police chief Param Bir Singh against home minister Anil Deshmukh are serious and require an in-depth probe. Pawar, while talking to...

26/11 attacks: India fighting terrorism with new policies, says PM Modi

Remembering the terrorist attack of 26/11 on Mumbai, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India is now fighting terrorism with new policies. PM Modi said the country would not forger the wounds of the terrorist attack. Addressing the concluding session of the 80th All India Presiding Officers Conference, PM Modi said: “This day in...

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...

Kangana Ranaut slams Uddhav Thackeray as “worse product of nepotism”

Actor Kangana Ranaut on Monday launched a no holds barred attack on Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and went on to call him the “…the worse product of nepotism”. The attack came after Uddhav Thackeray had taken a dig at Kangana Ranaut on Sunday. The CM, without naming Kangana, had on Sunday said: “People who...

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...

Two complaints filed against Kangana Ranaut

In a fresh twist to the Kangana Ranaut-Shiv Sena tussle, two complaints have been registered against the actor. The complaints have been registered against Kangana Ranaut for allegedly using foul language against Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray. The actor had on September 9 circulated a video on her social media accounts against Uddhav Thackeray. In...

Uddhav Thackeray, Congress lambasts Kangana

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has criticised actor Kangana Ranaut following her remarks equating Mumbai with Pakistan Occupied Kashmir. Uddhav Thackeray, without naming Kangana, said some people don’t have gratitude for the city where they earn their livelihood. The chief minister said this in the Maharashtra Assembly while paying tribute to Shiv Sena MLA Anil...