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Supreme Court to hear afresh plea on transparency in senior advocates designation

The bench said it would be "more appropriate if the matter is set down for fuller arguments afresh" along with the writ petition pending before the high court.

Maharashtra mulls separate law for Buddhist marriages

The Hindu Marriage Act says that unless a Saptapadi is performed, the marriage cannot be recognised, while there is no Saptapadi in Buddhist marriages at all.

Maharashtra eye camp: 32 suffer pain, loss of vision after cataract operations, 2 doctors suspended

A preliminary probe has found negligence, as the standard operating procedure for sterilisation of instruments was reportedly not followed.

CM Fadnavis to talk on agro reforms at Sharad Pawar’s home town in Baramati

The NCP president Sharad Pawar has been sharing dias with centre-state BJP leaders regularly in his home turf through public functions.

BJP to discuss probability of parting ways with ally Sena tomorrow

However, senior leader and state Education Minister Vinod Tawde has rejected the possibility of Sena quitting power, and asserted that the coalition government will complete its five-year tenure.

Ally Shiv Sena boycotts PM Modi’s Mumbai events, calls it election stunt

"The government decided to send BJP Minister Prakash Mehta to deliver the invitation only on Saturday, less than 24 hours before the function. Thackeray already had other more important commitments,” a Shiv Sena leader said.

Bombay High Court stays govt’s circular on sedition, seeks response within two weeks

"The circular should be withdrawn or a fresh circular should be issued. The state shall not act on the existing circular," said the bench. The state has been asked to file a reply within two weeks.

Beef ban: Bombay High Court refuses to lift restrictions during Bakri Eid

The Bombay High Court on Monday rejected the plea for an interim lifting of ban on beef during the Bakr-id festival.

No small feat: 9-year-old donates her piggybank to help farmers

Family says actor Aamir Khan inspired her; ‘touched by the gesture’, tweets CM Devendra Fadnavis

Malegaon blast case: Purohit seeks bail, counsel says he stopped LoC intrusion

His lawyer alleged that the ATS planted the RDX at Purohit’s quarters in Deolali army camp in Nashik, when he was arrested in 2008.

Cooperative bank case: Former Maharahstra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar chargesheeted

A quasi-judicial inquiry finds him and 76 others responsible for alleged financial loss of over Rs 1,000 cr

On eve of Shahi Snan, rush to clean river

‘Foam’ in river will be cleaned, nothing to worry, says Nashik municipal body