Swedish royal couple clean up Mumbai‘s Versova beach

Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden, and his wife Queen Silvia on Wednesday engaged in removing tonnes of plastic and other garbage along with young lawyer and Mumbai-based climate activist Afroz Shah at Versova beach. On the occasion, Shah, who…

Fadnavis made CM to ‘protect‘ Rs 40K-cr, says BJP MP

Bharatiya Janata Party MP Anantkumar Hegde has stoked a political row with his claim that Devendra Fadnavis was made the Maharashtra chief minister last month for few days only to protect Rs 40,000 crore central funds from being misused, an…

Maha deal: Dy CM from NCP, Speaker from Cong likely

IMAGE: NCP chief Sharad Pawar speaks in presence of Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thorat and other leaders during a meeting in Mumbai on Tuesday. Photograph: PTI Photo The Shiv Sena will have 15 ministers…

Uddhav to take oath tomorrow, first Sena CM in 20 yrs

IMAGE: Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari receives a bouquet from Chief Minister-designate Uddhav Thackeray and his wife Rashmi Thackeray, at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai, on Wednesday. Photograph: PTI Photo Maharashtra will have a chief minister from the Shiv Sena after 20…

CM-designate Uddhav Thackeray meets Governor

Maharashtra Chief Minister-designate and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at Raj Bhavan on Wednesday. Thackeray, to be sworn-in as CM on Thursday, was accompanied by wife Rashmi, an official said.   The Shiv Sena chief…