Maharasthra

  • For 1993 blasts victims, nothing can heal their wounds: Vinay Tewari March 21, 2013

    Does the SC verdict on the 1993 Mumbai blasts case bring a sense of closure to the victims? Vinay Tewari, managing editor, CNN-IBN joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. Does letting the ground level perpetrators of the attack off go down well with the victims? Asked...
  • Mumbai: Techie, wife end lives after killing kids March 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Apparently depressed over severe financial crisis, an IT professional and his wife allegedly committed suicide after killing their two minor children at their rented apartment here, police said on Monday. The four died due to consumption of poisonous substance. Their faces were found wrapped with polythene in their flat on...
  • Uncertain future stares at 1993 blasts convicts March 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Two years back, Bashir Usman Ghani, serving life sentence in the 1993 serial Mumbai blasts, came out on parole to marry his lady love who had waited for him for two decades. 45-year-old Bashir, however, had to return to Nashik jail after expiry of parole to undergo the life...
  • Pune: Teacher arrested for molesting 22 students February 26, 2013

    Pune: A teacher of a reputed English medium school in Baner was arrested for allegedly molesting at least 22 girl students. The students, all studying in the fifth standard, were allegedly molested by the teacher for two months. Chatushringi police station sources said on Tuesday that the teacher Pradeep Balwant Gothoskar...
  • Adarsh scam: Prithviraj Chavan meets Sonia Gandhi April 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday met Congress president Sonia Gandhi apparently to explain the slow decision-making process marring investigations into the Adarsh Housing Society scam. The Maharashtra government has been facing severe criticism over its apparently "lethargic attitude" and slow decision-making process impairing the investigations. The judicial commission...
  • Lavasa seeks six weeks for reply to MOEF January 27, 2011

    New Delhi: Bombay High Court on January 27 postponed Lavasa hearing till March 10. Lavasa on Thursday sought six weeks to submit documents that were asked by Ministry of Environment and Forests. MOEF counsel mentioned that there were no talks of out of court settlement going on. Construction was stopped there...
  • Raj's sena targets trains after taxis February 4, 2008

    Mumbai: Following Sunday’s violence, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena continued to protest the presence of the north Indian community in Mumbai. The angry mob took to the streets smashing taxis and burning effigies of Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan. The Sena also targeted Mumbai local trains, raising slogans against the community. The enraged Sena...