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    Mumbai: Sanjay Nirupam-Devendra Fadnavis meet raises brows

    Mumbai: Mumbai Congress president Sanjay Nirupam on Monday met Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis with a demand for reservation for North Indians belonging to backward classes in Maharashtra. However, against the backdrop of recent efforts by Congress leaders in Mumbai to oust Nirupam from the post, the meeting has led to speculations.

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    Mumbai: Gurudas Kamat’s group demand Sanjay Nirupam’s ouster as MRCC chief

    Mumbai: After demise of former union minister and Congress party leader Gurudas Kamat, his supporters have opened shelling against Sanjay Nirupam, president of Mumbai Regional Congress Committee (MRCC). A group led by former minister Naseem Khan and others met Mallikarjun Kharge on Sunday at Hotel Taj Lands and demanded to replace Nirupam with Milind Deora.

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    BJP incompetent, Shiv Sena needs to walk out: Congress

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Congress President Ashok Chavan and Mumbai Congress President Sanjay Nirupam thanked 21 political parties for supporting the Congress-led Bharat bandh in protest of consistent hike in fuel prices.  Chavan called the BJP Govt a failure as he said, “BJP leader Ravi Shankar Prasad today stated that the Govt cannot bring down the fuel prices. This reflects their incompetence and further proves that the BJP government has failed miserably. They obviously

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    Mixed response to all-India shutdown in Maharashtra

    Mumbai: The all-India anti-fuel price hike shutdown evoked a mixed response in Maharashtra on Monday, with all parties – barring the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena – joining it wholeheartedly. In Mumbai and other cities, large numbers took to the streets, railway stations, bus depots, and other public places carrying banners and placards, raising anti-government slogans, taking out processions or staging sit-in protests against the spiraling prices of petrol, diesel and gas. However,

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    Acquire RK Studio, convert it into film museum, Sanjay Nirupam to Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

    Mumbai: Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam today wrote to Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis seeking that the state government acquire the landmark RK Studio in suburban Chembur and convert it into a film museum. The Kapoor family has reportedly decided to sell off the sprawling RK Studio — 70 years after it was established — as it was not “economically viable” to rebuild it after it was gutted in a fire last year. Founded by

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    Jogeshwari Rs 500 crore land scam probe report submitted to civic chief

    Mumbai: The probe report on the Jogeshwari land scam was submitted by the Additional Municipal Commissioner of Nidhi Choudhari to the on Tuesday to civic chief Ajoy Mehta. The disputed plot measured at approximately 14,000 square metres is valued at Rs 500 crore, was reserved for a hospital and recreational ground (RG).

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    Mumbai: Time to launch ‘Chale Jao’ andolan against BJP govt, says Congress

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee Chief Ashok Chavan and Mumbai Congress President Sanjay Nirpuam on Thursday urged people to unite against the current BJP government to achieve independence in the true sense. The Congress workers led by Chavan undertook a ‘Tiranga March’ on the occasion of August Kranti Day, which marks the historic Quit India Movement.

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    Jogeshwari land case: Mumbai Congress seeks probe against BMC chief Ajoy Mehta

    Mumbai: The Congress demanded today a probe against the Brihanmumbai Municipal Commissioner after the civic body lost the court case of a plot worth Rs 500 crore in a suburb here. It also sought an investigation into the ‘mysterious’ death of a BMC worker associated with the case.

  • Nirupam demands CM scrap all transactions  on Cidco land 

    Mumbai : Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam has demanded that instead of ordering a stay on all the transactions on Navi Mumbai land, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis should scrap all the deals.

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    Navi Mumbai Land Scam: Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam claims Delhi BJP involvement in CIDCO scam

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Pradesh Congress Committee (MRCC) president, Sanjay Nirpuam continued his attack on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on the alleged land scam case of Navi Mumbai. In a new allegation Nirupam claimed, senior leaders of ruling BJP from Delhi are involved in the City and Industrial Development Corporation (CIDCO) land scam. Nirpuam alleged, the chief minister Devendra Fadnavis acted on instructions from Delhi and the BJP legislator Prasad Lad has

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    Mumbai Congress releases booklets on ‘corruption in BJP’

    Mumbai: A day before Congress President Rahul Gandhi’s visit to Maharashtra, the Mumbai Congress on Monday released booklets “exposing deep-rooted corruption” in the state’s ruling Bharatiya Janta Party-Shiv Sena combine. The booklets detail alleged scams against several state government ministers worth hundreds or thousands of crores of rupees while the common people continue to suffer.

  • Baba Siddique Iftar party: Katrina Kaif slays it in her gorgeous desi avatar

    Baba Siddique’s Iftar party always garnered attention each year and this year is no different. The pre-Eid galore took place at Taj Land Ends in Mumbai and was attended by a host of biggies from Bollywood as well as leading politicos including Mumbai Congress president Sanjay Nirupam and Indian Youth Congress (IYC) National President Keshav Chand Yadav.

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    Don’t fall for BJP lies: Sanjay Nirupam appeals to prominent Mumbaikars

    Mumbai: Sanjay Nirupam, President of Mumbai Regional Congress Committee (MRCC), has written letters to Ratan Tata and Madhuri Dixit, who met Bharatiya Janata Party President, Amit Shah. Shah was on a ‘Sampark for Samarthan’ (Contact For Support) tour for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s completion of four years of government and the BJP campaign ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha polls. Nirupam has appealed to these prominent Mumbaikars not to fall for what