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‘Tatkare kin selling firms,land bought from kickbacks’

October 9, 2012 3:20:54 am

Peasants and Workers Party (PWP) MLC Jayant Patil on Monday claimed that the land and companies acquired by family of state water resources minister Sunil Tatkare through alleged kickbacks in the irrigation scam were now being sold off.

Kingfisher employees march in protest at Mumbai airport

October 9, 2012 3:19:11 am

About 70 Kingfisher Airlines (KFA) employees took out a protest march from terminal 1A to the domestic terminal at Mumbai Airport on Monday demanding salaries pending for seven months.

HC raps police for detaining lawyer for traffic offence

October 9, 2012 3:17:14 am

Bombay High Court pulled up police on Monday for detaining a man for a traffic offence.

PIL seeks CBI probe into multi-cr-rupee irrigation scam

October 9, 2012 3:16:10 am

The babus belong to the water resources department and Konkan Irrigation Development Corporation

Cong tells ally to snap ties with BJP in local bodies

October 9, 2012 3:09:31 am

With the NCP under attack from Shiv Sena-BJP opposition in the state over allegations of corruption against ministers,Congress state chief Manikrao Thakre on Monday urged the NCP to snap ties they had with BJP in some civic bodies in the state,even as he said there were demands from Congress workers that the party fight the next elections separately.

Soon,access cessed buildings info on MHADA website

October 9, 2012 3:07:39 am

In a first,Maharashtra Housing & Area Development Authority (MHADA) is planning to put up details of cessed buildings on its website.

Parent files complaint against school

October 9, 2012 3:03:54 am

A parent has lodged a police complaint against Adarsh English High School,Prabhadevi,for demanding capitation fees.

‘Cannot restrict number of adjournments’

October 9, 2012 3:02:32 am

The administrative section of Bombay High Court (HC) has filed an affidavit that courts cannot be restricted from granting adjournments to lawyers.

Politician-contractor nexus to blame for potholes: Raj

October 9, 2012 3:00:54 am

MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Monday blamed the nexus between local politicians and contractors for Mumbai’s poor track record in pothole repairs.

Bhujbal urges Prez to not open Belgaum Vidhan Bhavan

October 9, 2012 2:59:15 am

CM speaks to Pranab Mukherjee on sensitive border issue.

Asha Bhosle’s daughter Varsha shoots herself

October 9, 2012 2:57:21 am

Varsha (56),daughter of veteran singer Asha Bhosle,allegedly committed suicide in her Peddar Road flat in south Mumbai on Monday.

Minority group condemns Facebook post against Sikh community

October 8, 2012 10:55:55 pm

A minority group here has taken strong exception of a recent Facebook content allegedly showing Sikh Gurus under bad light.

‘Shinde’s comment on Operation Blue Star Memorial unfortunate’

October 8, 2012 10:51:43 pm

Terming the statement made by Union Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde about the operation Blue Star Memorial as "unfortunate,Punjab minister Bikram Singh Majithia said that the former has not been properly briefed about the project.

Ajay Maken forgery case: Abhishek Verma gets bail

October 8, 2012 10:08:01 pm

Businessman Abhishek Verma was today granted bail by a Delhi court in a forgery case.

Woman IPS officer suspended on corruption charges

October 8, 2012 9:56:06 pm

Bihar government suspended a woman IPS officer on corruption charges.

No one from Cong invited,leaders protest to Sonia against minister

October 8, 2012 5:28:25 am

The state Congress leaders on Sunday lodged a protest with the party high command against Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde,alleging that he didn’t invite a single partymen during his visit.

Introspect,nation suffered a lot due to terrorism: Shinde to SAD

October 8, 2012 5:25:17 am

Underlining that the “country has suffered a lot due to terrorism”,Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on Sunday told the SAD in Punjab that there should be “introspection” if there was a threat of terrorism being revived in the state.

Majithia takes up ICP,border issues with Shinde

October 8, 2012 5:20:48 am

Welcoming Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde on his maiden visit to the city,state minister Bikram Singh Majithia on Sunday highlighted trade-related issues being faced at the Attari ICP and Rail Cargo Terminal,Amritsar.

A family affair

October 8, 2012 5:18:27 am

Haryana Director General of Police,R S Dalal,seems to be making an extra effort to tackle crime in the state’s Karnal district.

Chandigarh confidential

October 8, 2012 5:15:53 am

He is proof that it’s not always the winner who takes it all.

Money laundering: ED attaches overseas bank accounts

October 8, 2012 3:38:06 am

In a first-of-its-kind move, Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached bank accounts in Switzerland in a money laundering case against Sayed Mohammed Masood,chairperson of City Limouzines and other companies of City Group. Masood has been booked under several provisions of Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA),2002 in a multi-crore ponzi scheme.

Sena praises Chavan

October 8, 2012 3:36:25 am

Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan found support from an unlikely quarter on Sunday with Shiv Sena praising him for initiating a probe into the irrigation scam.

Irrigation scam: Chavan

October 8, 2012 3:35:34 am

45 officers accused of arbitrarily approving cost escalations under the scanner

Anna for SIT probe or judicial inquiry

October 8, 2012 3:34:32 am

Calling the departmental probe ordered by CM in the irrigation scam a farce,Anna Hazare said on Sunday it was unlikely that chief secretary of the same department would conduct a fair inquiry.

Wife turns ‘tactical commander’ after attack on Lt Gen Brar

October 8, 2012 3:33:15 am

Meena Brar (66) was pinned to a wall,her hands held tight,by a “burly looking man” at the turn of Old Quebec Street in London on the night of October 30,but she did not give up.