Abhijit Mulye

Mumbai diary

The Pavement opposite the Jehangir Art Gallery in Mumbai is is known for year-long exhibition of paintings of budding artists, who couldn’t get a place at the renowned art gallery.

24 Nov 2017

Maharashtra tribals take baby steps in fight for self-rule in hamlets

In a small yet significant victory, tribals from several hamlets in Jawhar and Mokhada blocks of Palghar district have forced the state administration to grant village panchayat status to their hamlet

19 Nov 2017

Mumbai Diary

While the smog-choked Delhi is still debating the odd-even formula and is squabbling over more DTC buses, the BEST introduced electric buses in Mumbai last week.

14 Nov 2017

Post demonetisation, fish market learns to swim in cashless world

The fish traders say that business is normal and that the only thing that has changed over the past year is their dependence on cash payments.

13 Nov 2017

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis blames data glitches for loan waiver hiccups

Stung by Congress' criticism, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis blamed glitches in data collection by banks for the delay in disbursement of loan waiver monies to farmers.

29 Oct 2017

Rahul Gandhi gets breather in RSS defamation case

The Congress vice-president is being sued by the RSS for accusing it of the murder of Mahatma Gandhi.

28 Oct 2017

NIA chargesheet cites confession by Zakir Naik’s sister

The NIA chargesheet includes 85 witness statements and a statement by Naik’s sister Nailah Noorani, who confessed that her brother was using her as a tool in a company set up by him.

27 Oct 2017

Congress picks holes in Maharashtra CM's Devendra Fadnavis’ farmer loan waiver numbers

The Congress has demanded a judicial probe into what the Devendra Fadnavis has called a small goof-up in the implementation of its loan waiver scheme.

27 Oct 2017

Mumbai diary

Cricket in India has a long and strong bonding with Mumbai and inclusiveness is the essence of this bonding.

26 Oct 2017

Maharashtra government bid to meet loan waiver deadline by Diwali

Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) led Maharashtra government is striving hard to keep the Diwali deadline for the farmer’s loan waiver scheme that chief minister Devendra Fadnavis had announced in June.

17 Oct 2017

Ajit Pawar floats a plan to scuttle Narayan Rane’s entry into NDA

NCP leader Ajit Pawar said on Wednesday that the Congress, NCP and Shiv Sena should come together to field a single candidate against Rane in a byelection to ensure his defeat.

05 Oct 2017

Farmer tries to spray pesticide on Maharashtra minister

The incident occurred when Minister of State for Agriculture Sadabhau Khot visited Kalam village, 30 km from here, to meet farmers grappling with toxic fumes from the pesticide.

04 Oct 2017