Mumbai, April 22 : An embarassed Shiv Sena Tuesday distanced itself from party leader Ramdas Kadam's anti-Muslim and anti-Pakistan remarks at a rally attended by BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, terming these as his personal view.
Chandigarh, Apr 22 : Amrit Lubana of DAV Senior Secondary School, Chandigarh among the 27 probables selected to attend a seven-day special coaching clinic to be conducted by Cricket India Academy Coaches at Air India Ground, Kalina, Mumbai.
Sangli, Maharashta, Apr 22 : A case has been registered against a Police Inspector and Assistant Police Inspector for repeatedly raping and taking ransom from a woman at Atpadi police station in this district.
Nashik, Apr 22 : Chief of Shivsagram association Vinyak Mete has said he did not leave Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) for not getting ministerial berth. Me Mete, addressing media in the district yesterday.
Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Apr 22 : Electioneering for two constituencies in the Marathwada region of Maharashtra, which will go to polls in the third phase of general election on April 24, will end today at 1700 hours.
Thane (Maharashtra), April 21 : The Congress is pursuing a single-point agenda Stop Modi but the voting trend so far in the Lok Sabha elections indicates that the UPA is on its way out, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi said here Monday.
By Quaid Najmi, Mumbai, April 21 : From residential skyscrapers to the villas of the super-rich to the squalor of slums and starkness of pavement shacks, campaigning in India's business and entertainment hub is a nightmare for any candidate in any election - be it municipal, assembly or national.
Bilaspur/Sarguja (Chhattisgarh)/Jalgaon/Nashik (Maharashtra), April 20 : BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Sunday hit out at the Congress-led UPA, terming it a maa betey ki sarkar (a mother-son government) and urged people to vote them out.
Mumbai, Apr 20 : A First Information Report (FIR) has been registered against Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar for allegedly threatening Baramati villagers to vote for his cousin and party chief Sharad Pawar's daughter Supriya Sule.
By Quaid Najmi, Mumbai, April 20 : What started as a breakaway from the Thackeray clan and the Shiv Sena eight years ago, Raj Thackeray's Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) is now eyeing a position where it could make or break the state government.
Mumbai, April 17 : An average turnout of 61.80 percent was recorded in voting for 19 Lok Sabha constituencies of Maharashtra that went to poll in the second phase of elections of the state and in the sixth phase nationally, an official said.
Mumbai, April 17 : Films from Bangladesh, Britain, Spain and India, highlighting transgender issues, will be screened at the KASHISH Mumbai International Queer Film Festival, which will be held May 21-25.
Sindhudurg (Maharashtra), April 17 : A malfunctioning electronic voting machine (EVM) reportedly transferred all votes cast to the Congress candidate in Sindhudurg district here, in the second incident of its kind Thursday.
Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Apr 17 : Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Manikrao Takare last night alleged that RSS was trying to grab power at the Centre by using Narendra Modi's name, and further said that Congress is the only party which is capable to fight for the country.
Thane, Apr 17 : After successfully organising, the 3-D show of party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's speech live in more than 100 locations in the country, the BJP has now come out with the idea of picking up a Modi look alike man and pushing him into the electioneering to give the Modi feel to voters.
Pune, Apr 17 : Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar's daughter Supriya Sule, who is contesting the 2014 Lok Sabha elections from Pune's Baramati, on Thursday said she has full faith in her voters.