Voters are not known to study past election statistics before making their choices. In other words, trends don't influence voters. Rather it's the voters who set the trends. Past trends, however, provide insights into voting behaviour even if, in the end, an election result may not fallRead More
Squad (ATS), allegedly committed suicide today in Mumbai, police said.
Tributes poured in on social media for the 1988-batch IPS officer. "The loss of Supercop Himanshu Roy is a shock for us" Kumar Vishwas, an Aam Aadmi Party leader wrote in a tweet. "He had an unmatchedRead More
It has to be seen whether the Congress and the Janata Dal(S) will manage to ultimately deny the Bharatiya Janata Party yet another chance to rule Karnataka. Beyond this fact, the Karnataka Assembly election results have been of little relief to the Congress. It has neither provided it theRead More
The voters of the country have plenty on their plate today as Read More
Mumbai: Pune-based Rupee Co-operative Bank has been asked by the Reserve Bank to continue giving its services with restrictions for three more months till August this year in view of its financial position.
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) had firstRead More
NEW DELHI: The first day of the 10-day ‘Gaon Bandh’ farmers’ agitation saw cultivators in several states, including in Maharashtra, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab, taking to the streets toRead More
Following a day of torrential rains on Saturday, Mumbai witnessed a comparatively dry Sunday as the monsoon appeared to weaken its grip over the city, prompting the India Meterological Department (IMD) to withdraw its heavy rainfall warning for the city.
"Mumbai is likely toRead More
Parashuram Waghmare, the last of the six suspects arrested in connection with the killing of journalist Gauri Lankesh, has reportedly confessed to the murder. This comes after the Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the murder had said that Waghmare, who was taken into caustody on 12Read More
The Maharashtra government had sanctioned Read More
MUMBAI: The weather in Mumbai is likely to improve today with moderate to heavy rains predicted today. Gujarat has been put on red alert however, with heavyRead More
The 43rd anniversary of the imposition of the Emergency has spawned two parallel narratives, both suffering from the drawback of exclusively linking the authoritarian tendency in India to the personality of the prime minister helming the nation at a point of time. These narratives say IndiraRead More
It rained in Delhi today bringing the temperature down by nearly 6 degrees Celsius this morning. The weather department had, lastRead More
Editor's Note: The plastic ban in Maharashtra has been much talked about since it was enforced on 23 June. This two-part series examines the manner in which authorities could have better addressed its implementation and how the government sees its projectRead More
Newspapers have been around in India for over two centuries, but if we were to have opened one from 1780 many stories would be similar.
Another thing we seem to be unable to leave behind as a modern society is lynching. The dictionary defines this as to kill someone for an
Mumbai is a city where nothing stops us from getting to work — not bomb blasts, not cloud bursts, not rains that would bring any other city down to its knees. Next morning, while the city looks like a disaster has hit, which it has, most of us have turned up toRead More
Mumbai rains LIVE updates: Railway services were slightly affected early Monday morning in Mumbai due to the incessant rains. Western Railway said that trains were being run at restricted speed at Nallasopara due to water on tracks. However, no other stations reported waterlogging and theRead More
A former assistant professor at the Zeal College of Engineering in Narhe has levelled a serious charge against itsRead More
Mumbai: Industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla on Wednesday warned of near-term headwinds for the economy saying the rising oil prices, spiralling inflation, firming bond yields
and a widening current account deficit is areas of concern.
The present positive outlook gets a bitRead More
MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena today was all praise for Congress chief Rahul Gandhi after his speech in the Lok Sabha during a debate on the no-confidence motion, saying he had now "graduated from the real school of politics".
The Shiv Sena, a partner of the BJP in the Maharashtra
MUMBAI: Massive security arrangements are in place in Mumbai after Maratha groups have called for a shutdown in the city today over the community's demand for quota in government jobs and education. Violent protests erupted in parts of Maharashtra on Tuesday after the death of a manRead More
The protest has been planned by "Maratha Kranti Morcha", a local outfit
Protesters will gather at Azad Maidan in Mumbai
Police claims to have ample security arrangements to tackle the protest
The Maratha Kranti Morcha, a local outfit inRead More
Maharashtra is bracing for a day-long shutdown on Thursday called by an umbrella organisation of pro-quota Maratha groups, with the authorities ordering closure of schools and colleges in some areas fearing violence. However, Navi Mumbai has been exempt from the agitation.
The AllRead More
New Delhi: The Maharashtra Police conducted a coordinated crackdown against left-wing activists on Tuesday, bringing the focus back to 'Urban Naxalism', as coined by the government. After repeated setbacks in the hinterland, it is feared that Maoists are trying to gain a foothold in theRead More
The Supreme Court punctured the Pune Police's bid for immediate custody of the five human rights activists arrested for suspected Maoist links on Wednesday, saying that dissent was the safety valve of democracy. Granting the activists interim relief, the court ruled that they can't beRead More
The Shiv Sena on Thursday asked the ruling BJP to clarify its stand on the term “Hindu terrorism”, while maintaining that it brands people as “Hindu terrorists”.
In an editorial in the party mouthpiece Saamana, the Sena said that the term “HinduRead More
Thousands of farmers and workers startedRead More
Full Schedule Of Vivo IPL 2019
VIVO IPL Schedule 2019 (“IPL Season-12 Full Fixtures”), Venue, Date And Time, Date Sheet, Time Table, Tickets Booking, Points Table.-: We Indians Are Really Very Optimistic For All Youngster Cricket Players. We Can Say That IncredibleRead More