Abhijit Mulye

Maharashtra's ex-Congress minister Narayan Rane announces new front to contest Gram Panchayat polls

The old system of satraps or feudal lords still works in Indian politics and Rane was a living example of the system while he was in Shiv Sena.

24 Sep 2017

Activist Anjali Damania lodges FIR after receiving threat call from a 'Dawood 2' to withdraw case against BJP MLA Eknath Khadse

Earlier in September, the Vakola Police had booked Khadse for allegedly making derogatory remarks against Damania in a speech at a public function.

23 Sep 2017

Mumbai cops investigating woman making money in Lata Mangeshkar’s name

In an FIR filed at the Gamdevi police station, the woman has been identified as Revati Khare, who lives in Nallasopora.

23 Sep 2017

Ace speculator says Shiv Sena likely to split

Power politics in Maharashtra got more curious with the Shiv Sena announcing an agitation against the state government.

22 Sep 2017

Narayan Rane quits Congress, reads out long list of insults

He is poised to defect to the BJP but, as is the custom, he did not reveal his next step.

21 Sep 2017

MNS chief  Raj Thackeray debuts on Facebook: Modi has cut a deal with Dawood

Fugitive mafia don Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar wants to return to India and is currently negotiating a settlement with the BJP-led government at the centre, Raj Thackeray said.

21 Sep 2017

Two more 2008 Malegaon blasts case accused get bail; only three left in jail

Sudhakar Chaturvedi and Sudhakar Dwivedi alias Shankaracharya, facing conspiracy charges, were granted bail by NIA Court judge SD Tekale.

19 Sep 2017

Narayan Rane to defect, Shiv Sena may quit but Devendra Fadnavis won’t fall

Shiv Sena MLAs authorize Uddhav Thackeray’s to leave the coalition but the BJP is confident that the numbers will materialize.

18 Sep 2017

Maha BJP MLAs fail to go by Amit Shah Book

Even as BJP president Amit Shah’s book ‘Why BJP in Politics’ was being released at Pune last Sunday, complaints were filed against at least four party MLAs at various police stations.

17 Sep 2017

Onion auctions in Nashik may resume on Monday

Nashik district administration has slapped notices against the Onion traders giving an ultimatum that their licenses would be cancelled if the auctions are not resumed by Monday.

17 Sep 2017

Maharashtra allocates BKC plot for bullet train project, but with riders

The Maharashtra government agreed to allocate 0.9 hectares of land required for the railway station.

14 Sep 2017

Nanabhau Patole ko gussa kyon ata hai?

Nanabhau Falgunrao Patole, Lok Sabha MP from Bhandara-Gondia constituency, defeated NCP stalwart Praful Patel in 2014 with a huge margin.

10 Sep 2017

Another Mumbai tragedy and why people don’t move out of crumbling buildings

The count of the dead kept ticking as firemen clawed aside ancient masonry and twisted steel in a desperate rescue effort hampered by congestion on the approach ways.

31 Aug 2017

Day after deluge, Mumbai asks: What happened to all that money?

However, the city administration and the political leaders in charge of it were busy thumping their own backs for being able to keep the intensity of the deluge limited.

31 Aug 2017

Mumbai: Houston, we have a problem

Intro: Is the Mumbai spirit just an urban legend? How come we didn’t know this was going to happen?

30 Aug 2017