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Arvind Kejriwal to campaign for AAP’s candidate

Arvind Kejriwal to campaign for AAP’s candidate

Mumbai: The Maharashtra unit of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is ready to launch its star campaign on Friday.Delhi chief minister and nationa...Read More

Maharashtra Congress banks on national strategists

Maharashtra Congress banks on national strategists

Pandey spearheaded the Congress campaign during the Rajasthan assembly elections in 2018. He is also credited for reviving the party imag...Read More

Ranjit Bindra is maternal uncle of Zeeshan Siddique

Ranjit Bindra is maternal uncle of Zeeshan Siddique

The candidature of the 27-year-old has received flak from his own party workers since its announcement. The trouble intensified when Zees...Read More

Maha Elections 2019: Give better jobs, take votes says Young Mumbaikars

Maha Elections 2019: Give better jobs, take votes says Young Mumbaikars

First-time voters feel govt has failed on various fronts, including generating employment opportunities

Ahead of election, cracks appear in semblance of opposition

Ahead of election, cracks appear in semblance of opposition

Samajwadi Party to go it alone, CPI(M) denies being part of Congress-NCP alliance

Frustrated onion farmers shed tears of rage; In the festive season, pink bulb growers far from being in the pink

Frustrated onion farmers shed tears of rage; In the festive season, pink bulb growers far from being in the pink

Mumbai: Even as the city was lit up for Navratri and Dussehra celebrations, a cloud of despair had descended on the homes of onion farmer...Read More

Mumbai: Retailers dismayed as election campaign goes digital

Mumbai: Retailers dismayed as election campaign goes digital

The crowded South Mumbai market is famous for selling banners, flexes, party flags and merchandises used by national as well as political...Read More

Voters embrace candidature of dynast, Opposition alleges nepotism

Voters embrace candidature of dynast, Opposition alleges nepotism

The roadshow, which started from Senapati Bapat Marg of Lower Parel, continued up to BMC office on Dr E Moses road. On the way, Aaditya w...Read More

Maharashtra Assembly Election: Flanked by family, Aaditya Thackeray files papers

Maharashtra Assembly Election: Flanked by family, Aaditya Thackeray files papers

Amid the fluttering saffron flags and hoardings, drums were played and thousands of party men shouted slogans to display the strength of ...Read More

Aaditya Thackeray

Aaditya Thackeray’s roadshow a display of Shiv Sena’s power

Amid saffron flags, hoardings, drums were played and thousands of party men shouted slogans, marking the strength of Shiv Sena.

We are more than vote bank: City transgenders

We are more than vote bank: City transgenders

Smriti, a graduate in commerce, once worked as a stenographer at a private firm. But, due to the unwanted stares and irksome comments tha...Read More

India’s only pet lenswoman, 22, is among UK’s top 100

India’s only pet lenswoman, 22, is among UK’s top 100

The young photographer is the only professional “Pet Photographer” of India. Adding another feather to her cap, she has earned a spot on ...Read More

CM Fadnavis sings a new tune, after Amit Shah’s visit

CM Fadnavis sings a new tune, after Amit Shah’s visit

Fadnavis till now has said their party and the Shiv Sena will contest the election together and now suddenly felt ‘concerned’ about their...Read More

BJP-Sena alliance mothballed: Talks to begin

BJP-Sena alliance mothballed: Talks to begin

Mumbai: Speaking on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Shiv Sena coalition, Maharashtra chief minister, Devendra Fadnavis said, he is ‘...Read More

Breaking news into kid-sized bytes

Breaking news into kid-sized bytes

To counter these growing problems and help restore the reading habit in children, a communications expert in Mumbai has come up with a kn...Read More

India’s only pet photographer,22, is among world's top 100

India’s only pet photographer,22, is among world's top 100

Mumbai: Entrepreneurship and financial independence are the two mantras which drive millennials. And Prathima Pingali, a 22-year-old phot...Read More

“Opposition ‘zinda’ hain” -  Chavan, Ambedkar and Raut

“Opposition ‘zinda’ hain” - Chavan, Ambedkar and Raut

Mumbai: With conjectures doubting the effectiveness of all the opposition parties are surfacing ahead of assembly elections, to be held o...Read More

Breaking news into kid-sized bytes

Breaking news into kid-sized bytes

Mumbai: With children firing up kindles to dive into the world of reading and looking at mobile screens and gaming tabs instead of comic ...Read More

Mumbai: Save Aarey, save pretty penny at two Bandra restaurants

Mumbai: Save Aarey, save pretty penny at two Bandra restaurants

Now, there’s more on the plate. Two restaurants at Bandra are offering 25 per cent discounts to customers supporting the “Save Aarey” mov...Read More

Economic downturn This too shall pass, says Gadkari

Economic downturn This too shall pass, says Gadkari

Mumbai: Union minister for roads, transport and highways, Nitin Gadkari said, the economic constraints the nation was suffering was tempo...Read More

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