Mumbai, Sep 9 : First-time Shiv Sena corporator Snehal Ambekar was elected the mayor of Mumbai - the 73rd of the city - while ally Bharatiya Janata Party's Alka Kerkar was elected unopposed as deputy mayor.
Mumbai, Sep 8 : A first-time Shiv Sena corporator and former LIC officer Snehal Ambekar is all set to be elected the 73rd mayor of Mumbai, while ally BJP's Alka Kerkar, a former teacher, may be the deputy mayor, officials said here Monday.
Mumbai, Sep 5 : Konkan Railway traversing 741-km long western coast from Mumbai to Karnataka has initiated a project to increase the flora and fauna around the Carambolim Lake in Goa, an official said Friday.
New Delhi, Sep 4 : IGATE Corporation launched the IGATE Corporate University in Pune today. The university will be one of Asia's largest corporate training universities, focusing on building custom training programs and methodologies in association with leading global varsities.
New Delhi, Sept. 4 : In preparation for the forthcoming election to the Maharashtra assembly and after taking note of news reports that some names were missing from voter lists in Mumbai and Pune during the recent Lok Sabha polls, the Election Commission of India has taken measures to enroll citizens of the state.
Mumbai, Sep 4 : In a bid to defuse tensions between allies Shiv Sena and the Bharatiya Janata Party, visiting BJP president Amit Shah will meet Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, a party official said here Thursday.
New Delhi, Sept. 2 : Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar today said that the country's 47th tiger reserve has been started in Maharashtra and a new tiger protection force has also been constituted by the government.
Mumbai, Sep 2 : Legal luminary and former attorney general of India Goolamhoossein Essaji Vahanvati died following cardiac arrest at a private hospital here Tuesday evening, official sources said. He was 65.
Mumbai, Sep 2 : A sudden power crisis gripped India's commercial capital Tuesday with several areas facing power blackouts and load-shedding as a key power generating station developed problems. Normal power supply was only likely to be restored by late night.
Mumbai, Aug 29 : The Maharashtra government has extended the last date for submission of 'Request For Proposal' (RFP) for the proposed Navi Mumbai International Airport till Oct 30, an official said Friday.