Everything you need to know about Shivaji Marg Ndtso: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Everything you need to know about Shivaji Marg Ndtso: news, reviews, in-depth analysis, opinion and more
Mumbai, May 23 (IANS) The Shiv Sena Thursday ended the controversy over its late chief Bal Thackeray's funeral expenses by handing over the billed amount to the municipal authorities concerned, an official said.
Panaji, May 15 (IANS) First he killed a man with whom he had a tiff. Then he strangulated the wife when she came asking for her husband the next day. When their two children saw their mother dying and started crying, Osban Fernandes tried to kill them too.
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) Bollywood heart-throb Ranbir Kapoor was detained briefly at Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport for not declaring the luxury goods he was carying, an official said here Saturday.
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) The Delhi Development Authority (DDA) has renewed the lease of the Taj Palace Hotel for 25 years, it was announced here Thursday.
Mumbai, March 28 (IANS) Hoping to fast track the proposed showpiece Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial in the Arabian Sea, the Maharashtra government indicated Thursday it will discuss the issue of clearances with the centre next week.
Mumbai, March 26 (IANS) Usha Jadhav, who started her career in cinema with a small role in Madhur Bhandarkar's "Traffic Signal", has come a long way in just six years. Today she stares at the National Award for best actress for her work in Marathi film "Dhag" with some disbelief and a lot of gratitude.
Kolkata, March 13 (IANS) Painkillers and stress-reducing medicines are the primary reason for kidney ailments in youngsters, said a leading urologist here on the eve of World Kidney Day Wednesday.
Mumbai, March 8 (IANS) Ratan Tata, chairman emeritus of the Tata Group, Friday visited Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray at the latter's Shivaji Park residence, an official said.
Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) The birth anniversary of Maratha warrior-king Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj was celebrated across Maharashtra Tuesday.
Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) Over two lakh workers from all over Maharashtra are expected to join a protest march led by the Shiv Sena Monday ahead of the proposed two-day all India strike called by various trade unions later this week.
Pune, Feb. 5 (ANI): Rose cultivators in Maharashtra are rushing to ship off their consignments to America and Europe following a rise in demand as Valentine's Day draws closer.
Kolkata, Jan 14 (IANS) West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee might be a crowd puller as a politician, but this time it's the painter in her that attracts people, even though her works vie for attention with those of masters like Jamini Roy and Rabindranath Tagore.
Mumbai, Jan 12 (IANS) Nearly five lakh devotees participated in the Lord Jagannath rath (chariot) yatra in south Mumbai, the ISKCON Girgaum Chowpatty that orgganised the event said here Saturday.
New Delhi, Jan 1 (IANS) "We want justice". The cry continued to resonate on day one of the New Year Tuesday as hundreds braved the biting cold and gathered near Jantar Mantar in the heart of the capital to demand justice for the 23-year-old gang-rape victim and stricter legislation against rape and other crimes against women.
New Delhi, Dec 19 (IANS) Spanish giants FC Barcelona Wednesday announced the date of the opening of its football academy here. The FCBEscola academy will open by mid-April 2013, and operate out of two centres.
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) A beautiful, landscaped garden dedicated to the memory of the late Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray will bloom at Shivaji Park, where he was cremated last month, an official said here Tuesday.
Mumbai, Dec 18 (ANI): The Shiv Sena has removed the makeshift memorial of party founder Bal Thackeray from Mumbai's Shivaji Park, where he was cremated a month ago.
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) Exactly a month after Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's death, his public cremation site from the historic Shivaji Park ground in central Mumbai was removed amidst tight security early Tuesday, a party leader said.
Mumbai, Dec 18 (IANS) Exactly a month after Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's death, his public cremation site from the historic Shivaji Park was removed amidst tight security early Tuesday, a party leader said.
India marks the 41st anniversary of its victory over Pakistan resulting the liberation of East Pakistan now called Bangladesh across the country on Sunday......................
Mumbai, Dec 13 (IANS) In what is considered a climbdown, the Shiv Sena Thursday softened its aggressive stance on the proposed memorial at Shivaji Park for late party chief Bal Thackeray.
South Indian Superstar Rajinikanth is celebrating his 62nd birthday today. On this auspicious day here is what made Shivaji Rao Gaikwad "Rajinikanth".
Mumbai, Dec 11 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has finished shooting for his movie "The Attacks of 26/11", and says the film, based on the Mumbai terror strike, has changed him as a person.
Mumbai, Dec. 8 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Saturday reiterated its demand to build their late patriarch Balasaheb Thackeray's memorial at Shivaji Park, where he was cremated.
Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) The Shiv Sena Monday announced that all powers of party president would now vest with executive president Uddhav Thackeray.
Mumbai, Dec 2 (ANI): A major fire broke out at a residential building in Mumbai's Cuffe Parade area this morning.
Mumbai, Nov 27 (IANS) A Shiv Sena leader Tuesday gave a new twist to the demands for a Bal Thackeray memorial at the Shivaji Park in the heart of the city, claiming that the late party chief's cremation site is "as holy as" the Ram Janmabhoomi in Ayodhya.
Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) The controversy over a memorial for late Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray continued Sunday with party leader Manohar Joshi insisting on Shivaji Park here as the location and Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan citing problems in doing so.
Varanasi/Sholapur/Faridabad/Mumbai, Nov.21 (ANI): Relatives of victims of the 2008 Mumbai attack victims on Wednesday welcomed the execution of the lone surviving attacker, Ajmal Kasab, saying justice has been finally delivered.
Mumbai, Nov 21 (IANS) Survivors and relatives of victims of the 2008 Mumbai terror mayhem Wednesday hailed the execution of Pakistani national Ajmal Amir Kasab, the sole surviving gunman of the attack.
Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Adopting a statesman?like approach, Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray made a fervent appeal Tuesday not to create "any controversy" over Bal Thackeray's memorial at Shivaji Park.
Mumbai, Nov.18 (ANI): Leaders and supporters of the right-wing Shiv Sena, besides prominent people and commoners from other walks of life, bid a tearful and sad farewell to Maharashtra's iconic leader Balasaheb Thackeray at Mumbai's Shivaji Park late on Sunday evening.
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Senior Shiv Sena leader and former Maharashtra chief minister Manohar Joshi put forth the party's demand that a memorial be built in honour of Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray, who passed away Saturday, at Shivaji Park.
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan recently shot a special episode of TV show "C.I.D." to promote his forthcoming film "Talaash". Shivaji Satam, who plays ACP Pradyuman in the crime thriller show, says Aamir is a no?hassle actor.
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Shiv Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray Monday collected the ashes of his father and Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray in two urns, a day after his mortal remains were consigned to flames at Shivaji Park here.
Mumbai, Nov.19 (ANI): The Shiv Sena on Monday demanded that a memorial be built for its late founder Bal Keshav Thackeray at the site of his funeral in Mumbai's Shivaji Park.
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) A sea of humanity poured into the streets here Sunday to bid adieu to Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray in an unprecedented and historic show of idolatry for a regional leader who was for five decades the torchbearer of militant Marathi chauvinism and Hindu supremacism.
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Lakhs of people paid last tributes to their beloved leader and Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray here Sunday as his mortal remains were consigned to the flames. Thackeray's son Uddhav lit the pyre at 6.17 p.m.
Mumbai, Nov.18 (ANI): Eminent political leaders, Bollywood stars and other distinguished personalities arrived at Mumbai's Shivaji Park on Sunday to pay their last respects to Shiv Sena patriarch Balasaheb Thackeray, a day after he expired from multiple organ failure and cardiac arrest.
New Delhi, Nov. 18 (ANI): The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) on Sunday condoled the demise of Shiv Sena patriarch Balasaheb Thackeray and said he was a true patriot and a pioneer of the politics of Hindutva.
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) He was considered a right?wing Hindu leader ?? but Shiv Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray, who died Saturday, had full faith in a Muslim doctor, who was treating him for the last four years.
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Lakhs of people, including Shiv Sena supporters, thronged the funeral procession of party chief Bal Thackeray here Sunday.
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Lakhs of people converged here since early Sunday as Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's final journey started from his residence Matoshri in suburban Bandra.
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Thackeray's mortal remains will be consigned to flames on a specially?erected public platform at the historic Shivaji Park, south?central Mumbai, Sunday evening, marking the first time a public cremation has occurred in Mumbai since independence.
Mumbai, Nov.18 (ANI): Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's final journey from his Bandra home, 'Matoshree', to Shivaji Park has begun amid the presence of thousands of supporters, who have come from all across Maharashtra.
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) A sea of grieving people converged since early Sunday in Bandra here as preparations were underway for the funeral of Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray, who passed away Saturday afternoon.
Mumbai, Nov 18 (IANS) Mumbai Police Saturday night appealed to the people to maintain calm in the wake of Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray's death earlier in the day.
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Keshav Thackeray, Maharashtra's militant flagbearer of Hindu nationalism and regional chauvinism who did not hesitate to resort to mob tactics to have his will enforced, died here Saturday. He was 86.
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) The mortal remains of Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray will be consigned to the flames Sunday evening at the crematorium beside Shivaji Park, revered as 'Shiv Tirth' by Shiv Sainiks in Maharashtra, a party official said.
Mumbai, Nov 17 (IANS) The body of Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray, who breathed his last here Saturday afternoon, will be kept at Shivaji Park to enable millions of party activists and Mumbaikars to pay their last respects to the leader from 7 a.m. Sunday, party MP Sanjay Raut told reporters.
Mumbai, Nov 4 (IANS) With many political leaders and celebrities calling on ailing Shiv Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray, there is widespread concern over the health of the 86-year-old leader.
Mumbai, Nov 2 (IANS) Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's health continued to be a matter of concern but he was stable, his son and party executive president Uddhav Thackeray said here Friday.
New Delhi, Oct. 28 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee telephoned ailing Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray to enquire about his health.
New Delhi, Oct 28 (IANS) Sweets were distributed and there was much dancing and bursting of crackers outside the residences of several ministers elevated to cabinet rank as their supporters celebrated Sunday.
Mumbai, Oct 28 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee telephoned ailing Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray to enquire after his health, the party said Sunday.
Chennai, Oct 25 (IANS) Telugu actor Shivaji, known for several successful comedies, believes in doing his homework before working on a film, but didn't do any such thing for his upcoming rom-com "Welcome".
New Delhi, Oct.21 (ANI): India Against Corruption (IAC) activist Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday accused Delhi Police of using force willfully against peaceful protestors.
Chennai, Oct 20 (IANS) As many as 18 comedians have been roped in to be a part of Shivaji-starrer Telugu romantic-comedy "Welcome", releasing this Diwali.
Mumbai, Oct 15 (IANS) The Bombay High Court Monday granted conditional permission to the Shiv Sena to organise its traditional Dussehra rally at Shivaji Park here Oct 24, which is likely to be addressed by party chief Bal Thackeray.
New Delhi, Oct 3 (IANS) Popular TV crime series CID is set to venture into regional market. The small screen's longest running show will be launched in West Bengal as "CID Kolkata Bureau".
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) An exhibition of over 1,000 items on warfare and related antiques has been opened in Mumbai. The exhibition has been organised by the Lodha Foundation.
Mumbai, Sep 4 (IANS) Actress Preity Zinta says she was greeted by "the shock of 40 camera flashes" when she arrived at the Chatrapati Shivaji International Airport and ended up twisting her ankle due to the paparazzi's attempt to photograph her.
Mumbai, Aug 29 (IANS) Survivors and kin of victims of the 26/11 terror attacks Wednesday hailed the Supreme Court judgment upholding the death sentence of Ajmal Kasab, the only surviving Pakistani terrorist behind the strike.
New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS) It has been an ill-fated Ramzan for Mehmunnisha - widow of Mohammed Rafiq who sat wailing outside her east Delhi home here Tuesday. Rafiq, father of five, was killed Monday after a speeding BMW crashed into his cab in central Delhi.
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) A 52-year-old administrative manager working with a private firm was shot dead by three bike-borne assailants here Tuesday morning, police said.
Lucknow, July 7 (IANS) Faced with severe criticism at the presence of two jailed legislators at the lunch hosted by the Uttar Pradesh chief minister for UPA presidential candidate Pranab Mukherjee earlier this week, the government has ordered a probe into the "circumstances" in which the duo was allowed to attend the reception.
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Fire broke out in an illegal slum here on Friday, destroying a majority of hutments, as fire tenders failed to douse out the fire swiftly due to shortage of water.
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS) Continuing his tough stance, Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh Monday termed the Air India pilots' strike as "illegal" and asked all striking pilots to resume work immediately.
New Delhi, June 12 (IANS) After several delays, the national capital's second automated multi-level car parking with a capacity of 1,408 vehicles, opened here Tuesday.
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) India hockey coach Michael Nobbs was happy with the team's bronze-medal finish in the Azlan Shah Cup ahead of the Olympics but said that the eight-time Olympic champions can only improve by playing against tough teams regularly.
Mumbai, May 28 (IANS) A minor fire broke out in an engine of a Riyadh-Mumbai Jet Airways flight shortly after landing early Monday, necessitating an emergency situation at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport here, official sources said. No casualties were reported.
Mumbai, May 13 (IANS) Formed post-26/11 to combat terror strikes, the Maharashtra Force One conducted a mock drill at the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) in the wee hours of Sunday, sources said.
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) Two men in their early 30s Tuesday robbed jewellery worth lakhs of rupees from a showroom in west Delhi after holding the owners of the shop at gunpoint, police said.
Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) Over 12,000 people from across Uttar Pradesh thronged Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's official residence here Wednesday at his maiden 'janata darshan', officials said.
Lucknow, April 18 (IANS) Over 12,000 people from all across Uttar Pradesh thronged Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav's official residence here at his maiden 'janata darshan' Wednesday, officials said.
Mumbai, April 14 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan Saturday led celebrations on the 121st birth anniversary of the architect of the Indian Constitution Bhimrao R. Ambedkar while thousands of activists staged a sit-in outside a mill premises in central Mumbai demanding allotment of its land for a proposed memorial to the Dalit icon.
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) A Spicejet airlines Ahmedabad-Chennai flight was diverted to Mumbai following some technical glitches here early Friday, officials said.
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Around a hundred ground staff working on contract with Air India (AI) failed to report for duty Thursday morning, hampering normal operations for the carrier at the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport here, an airport official said.
New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Veteran actor Raza Murad, known for playing negative roles in films, will be seen as Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the TV show "Veer Shivaji". He feels the role will give him a chance to create a new image.
Lucknow, March 31 (IANS) Unidentified bike borne assailants early Saturday stabbed five people in the Uttar Pradesh state capital, police said.
Mumbai, Dec 21 (ANI): A women's reserved coach in a local passenger train derailed while departing from Mumbai.
Haridwar, June 6 (ANI): Yoga guru Baba Ramdev on Monday justified wearing women's clothes to disguise himself, saying the status of a woman is superior to man.
Pune, Dec 28 (ANI): A Shiv Sena-Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) sponsored Pune shutdown to protest the removal of the statue of Dadoji Kondadev, considered the mentor of Shivaji, began on a violent note on Tuesday with agitators vandalised eight buses in different parts of the city.
Pune, Dec 27 (ANI): The Shiv Sena activists staged a demonstration as a mark of protest here on Monday against the City municipal Corporation removing a statue of Dadoji Konddev, considered the 'guru' of Chhatrapati Shivaji.
Nasik, Dec.22 (ANI): Farmers have expressed their discontentment with the Central Government decision in Nasik to ban export of onions.
Pune, Nov.29 (ANI): The Chief of the Air Staff, Air Chief Marshal P. V. Naik said here today that the steps were being taken to modernise the Indian Air Force.
Mumbai, Nov 4 (ANI): The people of Mumbai are preparing to welcome U.S. President Barack Obama on November 6.
Mumbai, Nov 3 (ANI): Mumbai Police have given assurances that during US President Barack Obama's visit to the city, Mumbaikars will not be barred from accessing the roads used by his motorcade.
New Delhi, Aug 19 (ANI): Heavy rain created huge traffic snarls and water logging in many areas of Delhi on Thursday.
Pune, Aug 14 (ANI): Birudev Hazare, a 34-year-old from Manjari village in Pune has invented a unique windmill, which generates electricity in any desired quantity.
Pune, Aug 8 (ANI): A unique auto rickshaw show was organized here this past week to highlight the value added accessories in a vehicle, as well as lend a boost to the status of auto rickshaw.
Theur (Maharashtra), Aug 2 (ANI): Four hundred students were arrested at Theur near Pune, Maharashtra for serving liquor in a party, without taking prior permission from the police.
Mumbai, Jul 12 (ANI): Opposition parties came together in Mumbai on Monday to protest against the lifting of ban on a controversial book which allegedly carries derogatory references to the legendary Maratha warrior king, Shivaji.
Mumbai, July 12 (ANI): Shiv Sena protested in various parts of Maharashtra against the lifting of a ban on a book, which allegedly carries derogatory references to Shivaji, the legendary Maratha warrior king.
Lonavala (Maharashtra), April 7 (ANI): Even as wax figures have become a synonym of Madame Tussauds across the world, a wax museum has been set up in the Lonavala city of Maharashtra by an Indian artiste to recreate the magic of wax images here.
Mumbai, Feb.11 (ANI): Shahid Azmi, the lawyer of a Mumbai terror attack accused Fahim Ansari was shot at on Thursday evening here by some unidentified gunmen.
Mumbai, Feb 7 (ANI): An Emirates EK 505 plane from Mumbai to Manchester was diverted to technical area Tango 5 of Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus here on Sunday after airport officials received an anonymous call that a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) suspect was onboard inside the plane.
Paithan (Maharashtra), Jan 29 (ANI): A small school in Maharashtra has incorporated unique methodology of edification for their students even if they do not wish to attend the classes in person, by providing web cam facility in the classroom.
Mumbai, Jan 12 (ANI): Mohd Ajmal Amir Kasab, the lone surviving gunman of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, who appeared in the Mumbai special Court on Tuesday, refused to accept his role in the attacks.
Mumbai, Jan 11 (ANI): The spotlight is back on the lone surviving Pakistani gunman Mohd Ajmal Amir Kasab of 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, whose statement will be recorded by the Mumbai special court on Monday.