Narayan Rane

  • Modi is a liar, claims Congress leader Narayan Rane 13-04-2014 03:53 PM

    In a scathing attack on BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi, senior Congress leader and Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane today said the Gujarat Chief Minister is a "liar" and "devoid of human values". "Modi is a person without humanity and we can see that from the 2002 Gujarat riots,"...
  • Narendra Modi's campaign based on lies and tall claims, says Narayan Rane 10-02-2014 07:46 PM

    Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane on Monday termed as a "marketing gimmick" the claims of development and growth made by BJP's PM candidate Narendra Modi, saying Gujarat is a laggard on many fronts compared to the Congress-ruled state. "All claims of development and growth made by Modi are false and...
  • Maharashtra Cabinet clears 15 to 20 per cent cut in power tariff 20-01-2014 03:50 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Cabinet on Monday cleared a reduction in power tariff by 15 to 20 per cent across agriculture industry and domestic consumers. The state Cabinet has taken the decision on the lines of the report submitted by Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane led group of ministers (GoM). Union Minister...
  • Nitesh Rane's supporters arrested for vandalising public property 05-12-2013 07:58 AM

    Mumbai: Five alleged supporters of Nitesh Rane have been arrested for vandalising public property on Monday. The supporters had gone on rampage after Nitesh, son of Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane was arrested for allegedly assaulting a toll booth attendant in Goa. Nitesh is now out on bail. Nitesh, who...
  • Toll booth assault: Maharashtra minister Narayan Rane's son gets bail 04-12-2013 11:23 AM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Revenue Minister Narayan Rane's son Nitesh Rane has been granted bail after he was arrested with eight others for assaulting a toll booth worker. Nitesh is likely to stay till Thursday in Goa, where he had gone for a vacation. He reportedly assaulted the toll booth worker because...
  • Narayan Rane's son allegedly assaults toll booth workers, arrested 04-12-2013 09:51 AM

    Mumbai: Yet another shocking instance of political high-handedness. Senior Congress leader Narayan Rane's son Nitesh Rane and 8 others allegedly assaulted three workers in this toll booth on the Mumbai-Goa highway. The Goa police have booked the Nitesh for rioting and assaulting a public servant. Meanwhile, a defiant Nitesh Rane...
  • News 360: Maharshtra Minister's son arrested for vandalising toll booth 03-12-2013 10:48 PM

    In yet another instance of blatant abuse of political power, Nitesh Rane, son of Congress leader Narayan Rane, has been arrested for assaulting toll booth workers at a toll plaza in Goa. Nitesh Rane reportedly impersonated his elder brother Nilesh Rane who is also a Congress MP. Nitesh Rane and...
  • Cong leader Narayan Rane's son assaults toll booth workers, detained 03-12-2013 07:08 PM

    Goa: In a blatant case of abuse of political power, Maharashtra Industries Minister and Congress leader Narayan Rane's son Nitesh Rane was detained on Tuesday for assaulting toll booth workers at a toll plaza in Goa for asking him to pay the toll. Police officials said a convoy of cars...
  • Congress leader apologises for saying Rahul didn't marry to prevent dynastic rule 07-08-2013 08:28 PM

    Mumbai: AICC Secretary Shyoraj Jivan Valmiki on Wednesday stirred a controversy by saying Rahul Gandhi had vowed not to marry to prevent "dynastic rule" but apologised soon for the gaffe. Talking to reporters here, Valmiki first said that Rahul had vowed that he would not marry in order to prevent...
  • Narayan Rane defends son Nitesh's tweets about Gujaratis 06-08-2013 12:33 AM

    After Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil said the government would examine Nitesh Rane's controversial statement about Gujaratis living in Mumbai and take action if he was found guilty, Nitesh's father, state Industry minister Narayan Rane, on Monday rushed to his defence. "What Nitesh said was not against the Gujarati community...
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  • CM search: Deshmukh, Shinde on radar 30-10-2010 05:23 PM

    New Delhi: With Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan's on the way out, the hunt for the next chief minister of the state has started. The two-member committee headed by Defence Minister AK Antony and Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will also look into the involvement of then chief ministers Sushil Kumar...
  • Twist in Narayan Rane's son shooting case 24-09-2010 05:52 PM

    Mumbai: A local non-governmental organization (NGO) Swabhiman Sangathana activist, Chintu Sheikh accuses Maharashtra Revenue Minister Narayan Rane's son, Nitesh Rane of assaulting him and firing at him at his suburban Mumbai office. Ironically, Sheikh is part of Nitesh Rane's own NGO, Swabhiman Sanghtana, which he has joined recently. Sheikh's allegation...
  • Attempted-murder case against Rane's son 24-09-2010 09:57 AM

    Mumbai: An attempt to murder case was Thursday registered against Maharashtra Revenue Minister Narayan Rane's son Nitesh on a complaint by an activist of an NGO run by the latter, police said. A local NGO Swabhiman Sangathana activist called Chintu Sheikh says the politician's son shot him at his office...
  • Watch: Chavan set for CM's post again 23-10-2009 10:00 PM

    On Saturday, newly elected MLAs will meet to select their leader. ...
  • Narayan Rane suspended from Congress 06-12-2008 01:53 PM

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