Sunday, June 23, 2024

Topic: Maharashtra

“It’s hate, frustration for not voting for BJP”: Residents of Mumbai’s Shivaji Nagar demand action against BJP leader who called voters “Bangladeshis”

Muslim activists and residents in the Mankhurd Shivaji Nagar Assembly constituency in Mumbai are demanding action against senior BJP leader Kirit Somaiya, who delivered hate speeches against Muslims and described the religious minority-dominated region as a "Bangladeshi area" following the saffron party’s loss in North East Mumbai in the general election.

Maharashtra: Disquiet in ruling coalition after dismal performance in Lok Sabha polls

Unease looms large in the Eknath Shinde-led Mahayuti coalition in Maharashtra, after the poor performance in Lok Sabha elections. 

Electoral battle in Mumbai; explained

Maharashtra is the focal point as 13 constituencies, including six key seats in Mumbai, head to the polls on Monday during the fifth and final phase of the 2024 Lok Sabha elections.

Mumbai: Eight dead after hoarding collapses; several remain trapped

Eight people died in Mumbai's Ghatkopar where a large hoarding fell at a petrol pump station following a severe dust storm on Monday. The...

How does renaming Aurangabad, Osmanabad reflect with voters?

On May 7, the Bombay High Court affirmed the Maharashtra government's declarations renaming Aurangabad and revenue areas as Chatrapati Sambhaji Nagar and Osmanabad as...

“I have no answer when people ask me why Congress not fielded a Muslim candidate”: Arif Naseem Khan

Senior Maharashtra Congress leader Arif Naseem Khan resigned from the state party campaign committee Friday, flagging his concern about the party not fielding a single candidate from the Muslim community in the Lok Sabha elections in the state.