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ACB seeks nod to probe Bhujbal for Maharashtra Sadan irregularities


September 13th, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 13 (IANS) In yet another embarrassment for Maharashtra's Democratic Front government, the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has sought permission to probe allegations of corruption against Public Works Department ... Read more...

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Shutdown near-total in Mumbai, most of Maharashtra (Lead)


May 31st, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 31 (IANS) The shutdown against rising prices and inflation paralysed life in large parts of Maharashtra and its capital Mumbai with public transport off the roads and ... Read more...

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Advani’s yatra comes to Mumbai Nov 4


October 31st, 2011 - 8:55 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 31 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party leader L.K. Advani's anti-corruption Jan Chetna Yatra will enter Mumbai Nov 4 afternoon from Airoli-Mulund, in north part of the city, a ... Read more...

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Will sue BJP leaders over mining charge: Goa minister


October 10th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 10 (IANS) Goa Health Minister Vishwajeet Rane Monday said he was filing a criminal defamation case against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya and leader of ... Read more...

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1,100 convicts write Gandhi exam in jails


October 2nd, 2011 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) Nearly 1,100 inmates of 13 jails in Maharashtra appeared for a Gandhi Peace Examination here Sunday to mark the launch of the Gandhi Jayanti Week celebrations ... Read more...

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Court approves poll panel probe against Ashok Chavan


September 30th, 2011 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 30 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Friday gave its go-ahead to the Election Commission to probe former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan for allegedly submitting ... Read more...

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Poll panel’s proceedings against Ashok Chavan stayed


April 24th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 24 (IANS) The Delhi High Court has stopped the Election Commission (EC) from proceeding on a plea seeking the disqualification of former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok ... Read more...

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Opposition unimpressed by Mayawati’s action against ministers


April 8th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, April 8 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati may have made two key ministers quit over the murder of Lucknow's chief medical officer B.P. Singh but the opposition ... Read more...

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BJP alleges Rs.63,000 crore scams in northeastern states


February 12th, 2011 - 7:44 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 12 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Saturday alleged corruption of Rs.63,000 crore in development projects in the northeastern states by the local Congress governments, and said it ... Read more...

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Ajay Devgn launches ticketing, entertainment portal


January 10th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 10(IANS) Ajay Devgn Monday launched his online venture Ticketplease.com here and said that he will blog for the website and interact with fans.The portal will provide tickets for movies, ... Read more...

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Vazirani surprises Ravi in national squash championship


October 26th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 26 (IANS) Dev Vazirani of Maharashtra created a major upset by defeating second seeded Solomon Ravi of Tamil Nadu in the Boys under-13 section of the sub-junior and junior National ... Read more...

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Mumbai accords enthusiastic welcome to Queen’s Baton


September 10th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 10 (IANS) The Queen's Baton Relay for the 2010 Commonwealth Games arrived here Friday noon to a tumultuous welcome by a large gathering of sports personalities, officials and enthusiastic youth. ... Read more...

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Celebrities, commoners to receive Queen’s Baton in Mumbai


September 10th, 2010 - 12:38 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan will lead celebrities, sportspersons and industrialists in welcoming the Queen's Baton Relay for the Commonwealth Games, when it reaches here from Pune Friday, ... Read more...

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BJP delegation meets Chief Election Commissioner ahead of Bihar polls


September 3rd, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sep 3 (ANI): A delegation of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders met the Chief Election Commissioner, S Y Quraishi, here on Friday ahead of the Bihar assembly elections."The objective ... Read more...

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Deepali confused as Gujarat lose Mega Challenge


November 28th, 2009 - 9:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa Mega Challenge has announced the results for the first semi finals held and the results show that Gujarat has missed the bus for the grand finale. But ... Read more...

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Where are the women religious leaders?


July 2nd, 2009 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Astana, July 2 (IANS) Whatever the third Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions held in Kazakhstan might have achieved, it did prove that when it comes to religious ... Read more...

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‘India very important for world religions’ conference’


July 1st, 2009 - 11:09 am ICT by IANS
By Vishnu Makhijani Astana, July 1 (IANS) India is a very important player in the two-day global conference of faiths and civilisations that opened in this Kazakh capital Wednesday, a top diplomat says."India ... Read more...

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Maiden crown for Malik in junior squash


November 4th, 2008 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 4 (IANS) Karan Malik won his first major title defeating Abhishek Pradhan in four games in an all-Tamil Nadu Boys under-17 final while Harita Omprakash picked up her fifth consecutive ... Read more...

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Funeral of atom bomb in Mumbai on Wednesday


August 4th, 2008 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) Over 2,000 students, lawyers and social activists are expected to take party in an anti-nuclear peace march and perform the "funeral" of atom bomb here Wednesday to commemorate ... Read more...

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