Manoj Dattatrye More

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Family, fans hail Kedar Jadhav’s selection in ODI team for West Indies tour

“We were fully confident Kedar would be picked,” his family said on Sunday minutes after BCCI chief selector MSK Prasad announced his name for the upcoming tour to the Caribbean.

Won’t join Congress-NCP alliance if Ambedkar, Raj Thackeray not on board: Raju Shetti

During the Lok Sabha elections, VBA chief Prakash Ambedkar kept saying that he would not talk to state leaders and discuss seat-sharing only with the Congress central leadership.

Maharashtra: Will take VBA on board, no discussion on MNS yet, says new State Congress chief

"During Lok Sabha elections, we could not form an alliance with Vanchit Bahujan Agadhi because of which at least 9 of the Congress-NCP candidates lost. This time, we will make effors to take VBA on board," Balasaheb Thorat said.

Raj Thackeray, Sonia Gandhi’s surprise meet sparks political buzz

Rumours of NCP chief Sharad Pawar and senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel helping to arrange the meeting are also doing the rounds.

Pune: How govt tried to send right message after MLA attacked PWD engineer

On Thursday, Nitesh Rane along with his 16 supporters poured buckets of mud on Shedekar after they tied him up against the railing of a bridge.

Pune: Cases pending in court, PCMC reinstates 11 employees accused of graft, faces flak

Four accused in other criminal charges rejoin duty; NCP, civic activists say move sends wrong message to other staffers.

Pune: Labourers seek district-wise welfare boards, go on indefinite fast

Nitin Pawar said the labour department, which is supposed to oversee the implementation of the Act, has also failed in its job.

On average, at least one construction worker dies every day in Pune: activists

Shinde said they had records of 110 deaths of construction workers in 2018.

At least one construction worker dies every day in Pune: Activists

Manav Kamble, who heads the Nagari Haqq Suraksha Samiti, which also works for the welfare of construction workers, said the government should be held responsible for the deaths.

Shiv Sena: Will saffronise Vidhan Sabha and have own chief minister after assembly elections

The remarks come days after state Forest Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar claimed the next CM of Maharashtra would be from the BJP and there was no dispute over this with the Shiv Sena.

Lok Sabha Oath Ceremony: The language of choice for state MPs — Marathi to Sanskrit

Udayanraje Bhosale, the NCP MP from Satara, took oath in English. Sujay Vikhe-Patil, BJP leader and first time-MP from Ahmednagar, also took oath in English.

Committed to control illegal activities like prostitution in massage parlours, says Pune Police

In a series of measures starting in January, the social security cell of the Pune City Police also busted prostitution rackets and rescued women, including several minors, from several hotels and spas.

Maharashtra: Bhegade gets ministry, CM Fadnavis promises Jagtap, Landge ‘justice in next tenure’

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had apparently called up Jagtap and Landge early Sunday morning to pacify them over their non-inclusion into the Cabinet.

Maharashtra: Congress bats for 50-50 seat-sharing formula as NCP seeks six seats in Pune City

Claiming that the NCP’s demand was “highly unreasonable and unfair”, Pune Congress spokesperson Ramesh Iyer said, “The 6-2 formula is not acceptable to us. It should be 4-4 formula.”

Sharad, Ajit Pawar divided over EVMs: Just difference of views, says NCP

Sharad Pawar expressed doubts over EVMs, Ajit, NCP’s legislative party leader, had maintained that EVMs were not responsible for the party’s poor performance in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections.

Pune: Stalled for eight years, Pavana pipeline project may finally take off

The Rs 400-crore project involves lifting water directly through a closed pipeline from Pavana dam, located around 35 km from Pimpri-Chinchwad. The pipeline would run up to Ravet area of Pimpri-Chinchwad.

Modi swearing in: After Rashtrapati Bhavan clarification, Sharad Pawar says was given fifth row seat

Stating that the matter has ended for him, he said, “Someone has erred in this...either my office or their office. But the issue is not so big, it is all over.”

Missing railing, broken steps: Climb fraught with danger, but lakhs gather at Raigad Fort

Though the state government initiated a restoration project worth Rs 600 crore two years ago, the followers of Chhatrapati Shivaji will once again struggle to climb the treacherous steps of the fort on Thursday.

Clarify whether VBA is B-team of BJP: Ambedkar to Cong-NCP

Prakash Ambedkar said on June 7, the Vanchit Bahujan Agadhi will meet and take a decision whether to have an alliance with Congress-led front in the ensuing assembly elections.

After playing spoiler for Cong-NCP in Lok Sabha polls, Prakash Ambedkar seeks ‘equal treatment’

The VBA and the Congress-NCP alliance had held several rounds of seat-sharing discussions but failed to come to any arrangement for the Lok Sabha elections.