In what appeared to be a major breach in Maharashtra unit of Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), Maruti Bhapkar, one of its founding members, on Monday quit the party along with 376 activists, condemning the "dictatorial" attitude of AAP chief Arvind Kejriwal.
An unmarried daughter of a Hindu is entitled to receive maintenance from her estranged father, even if she is not an Indian citizen and is residing in a foreign country, the Bombay high court held recently.
The state government plans to give special benefits to family members of policemen who lost their life in Maoist incidents in 2005.
At least six workers were killed and four injured in a blast which ripped through a firecracker factory in Maharashtra's Sangli district on Monday evening, police said.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Monday declined to comment on the claims that underworld don Dawood Ibrahim, one of the prime accused in 1993 Mumbai blasts, wanted to surrender.
To ensure Mumbai gets affordable housing units and malpractices by developers are curbed, the Maharashtra state housing policy has proposed imprisonment and fine as punishment.
Every January, the creeks in Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai are dotted with flamingos and other migratory birds, making these areas their home for almost half a year.
A day after an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) shot a senior police inspector dead inside Vakola police station, commissioner of police Rakesh Maria has asked all senior PIs of police stations and other units to hold one-on-one meetings with all serving members, to understand their difficulties.
The 40,000-strong Mumbai police force is marginally short-staffed, but lower ranking police personnel, who constitute 80% of the force, put in more than 14 hours on duty every day.
Family members of assistant sub-inspector Dilip Shirke say he committed suicide after shooting a senior cop at Vakola police station as he was depressed, and had been subjected to harassment by his superiors.
The presence of medicines for sale on online platforms has increased the practice of self-diagnosis, said doctors who have witnessed a surge in patients having side-effects from drugs they bought without a prescription.
Play with your food, turn it into spheres, gels or caviar, by trying these easy-to-adopt molecular gastronomy techniques at home.
In a surprising revelation, the civic body may have been paying extra for the maintenance of two gardens in the recently beautified Five Gardens, Matunga.
After years of blame game between authorities over the shoddy state of Mumbai's roads, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) is all set to take over the two arterial roads – the Eastern Express Highway and the Western Eastern Express Highway – from the public works department.
College students have always been known to thrive on snacks such as vada pavs and samosas. But with growing awareness about health consciousness, students are now carrying healthy home-cooked meals to colleges in a bid to avoid the oily foods.