With the process of formulation of the state budget for the fiscal year 2014-15 set to start soon, the government has sought suggestions from the people.
With Sachin Tendulkar’s retirement less than a week away, everyone is eager to get a piece of the action. The Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) is no exception.
The family of former Maharashtra minister Shrikant Jichkar, who was killed in a road accident in 2004, has been awarded a compensation of Rs 50.67 lakh by the Motor Accident Claims Tribunal in Nagpur.
Many fear a return to times when communal violence was common in UP. It peaked around the Ram temple movement. Curfew was imposed in many districts after the Babri mosque was demolished in 1992. Vikas Pathak reports.
Dressed in formals, gray shirt and black trousers, Bollywood actor Salman Khan showed up at the sessions court premises at Kalaghoda on Wednesday morning much before the court timings, accompanied by his sisters and a team of lawyers. Charul Shah reports.
For a man who has trained athletes like double Olympic medallist Kenenisa Bekele, Tirunesh Dibaba and the national team of Ethiopia, a powerhouse, Tolosa Kotu comes across as an unremarkable 62-year-old in a track suit. B Shrikant reports.
Well begun is half done, and that would be ringing in India chief coach Bahadur Singh's ears as three of his medal hopefuls line up on the opening day of the 20th Asian Athletics Championships here on Wednesday. B Shrikant reports.
Hockey players who like to take their time in getting ready for penalty corners and use it as a ploy to break the rhythm of rival teams, beware! B Shrikant reports.
The Election Commission has decided to accept PAN card, driving license and Aadhar letter as valid documents of proof of date of birth, that can be submitted by an applicant for registration as an elector, an official said on Wednesday.
In a city like Mumbai, every square inch of space is a prized possession. Residents will illegally extend a balcony for three steps of extra room and families will kill over possession of a 10X12 kholi.
Lieutenant Colonel Shrikant Purohit, who was allegedly involved in the September 2008 Malegaon blasts and is currently lodged in a Maharashtra jail, continues to draw his pay and allowances from the army, despite serious terror charges against him.
Muslim community leaders in Kolkata on Saturday welcomed the Centre’s decision to hang Afzal Guru, but said “Hindu terrorists” should be similarly hanged, Ravik Bhattacharya reports.
The Army Sports Control Board (ASCB) has taken strong exception to their taking part without permission and has asked the Madras Engineering Group (MEG) to recall them and initiate disciplinary action. B Shrikant
The turf war between Hockey India (HI) and Indian Hockey Federation (IHF) has harmed the prospects of the sport in the country no end. But, it has done one good thing.
Maritime lawyers are legal professionals who deal with contentious or non-contentious matters related to laws governing maritime territories around the world.
The Supreme Court today refused to grant interim bail to ex-Army officer Shrikant Prasad Purohit, Pragya Thakur and other accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case.
Call him the Oscar Pistorius of India. While the South African 'blade runner' started participating against able-bodied athletes out of choice, Hosanagara Nagarajegowda Girisha has to do it because of lack of awareness. B Shrikant reports.
Murlikant Petkar who? You would not be wrong in asking this question. Even members of the Paralympic Committee of India (PCI) are asking the same question. A lot of them are unaware of Petkar’s record in the Paralympic Games and his role in the history of Indian sports.
Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray today hit out at the Maharashtra Government for handling of the Azad Maidan violence and accused commissioner Arup Patnaik of demoralising the police force.
From the time when Dhyan Chand and Roop Singh hunted in a pair in the 1932 and 1936 Olympic Games, the sport of hockey has seen many sets of brothers representing their countries in the quadrennial sports extravaganza. B Shrikant
reports. Siblings on the field