Polling underway in Maharashtra

Altogether 30.89 per cent voters exercised their franchise in the first six hours today in Maharashtra, after polling for the 288 Assembly seats began at 7 am, officials said. Continue Reading

ED grills MNS leader Nitin Sardesai in IL&FS loan case

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) leader Nitin Sardesai was questioned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with a case related to IL&FS loan to a realty firm, an official said, days after party chief Raj Thackeray was quizzed in the same matter. Continue Reading

IL&FS probe: ED summons Raj Thackeray, Manohar Joshi’s son

New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has summoned MNS party chief Raj Thackeray in connection with its money laundering probe in the IL&FS alleged payment default case, officials said today.
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Tampering with Bal

Once upon a time, Bal Thackeray began his career as a cartoonist. Decades later, today, his comic capers have made him a caricature of sorts. One does not remember if his drawings drew laughter from anyone at that time, but the nation is certainly not humoured by his antics currently. The only ray of hope is that despite consistently hogging national headlines, T’ray has so far remained strictly a Maharashtra Manoos! Continue Reading