Articles by Sanjay Sawant
Aug 23, 2017
Shiv Sena compares Jain monk to Zakir Naik for supporting BJP in MBMC polls, forgets he once backed them tooRifts between the Shiv Sena and BJP have widened in Maharashtra, after the latter swept to victory in the Mira-Bhayandar Municipal Corporation (MBMC) on Monday
Aug 21, 2017
BJP sweeps Mira-Bhayander municipal polls winning 61 seats; NCP, MNS, BVA fail to open accountRiding on Narendra Modi's popularity, BJP swept the Mira-Bhayander Municipal corporation election, whereas, NCP, MNS, and BVA failed to even open accounts
Aug 18, 2017
Maharashtra IAS Officers' Wives Association flouts law, hosts cooking competition in Sahyadri Guest HouseThe shocking revelation came after RTI activist Anil Galgali sought information from the government regarding the rules and regulations governing the usage of the guest house located on the Malabar Hills overlooking the Arabian Sea.
Aug 18, 2017
Mumbai University results: Over a lakh students still await marks as institute fails to declare new dateWhat's making matters worse is a lack of clarity regarding information, with the varsity neither giving out reasons for the delay nor mentioning dates on which they are likely to be announced.
Aug 17, 2017
Maharashtra farm loan waiver: 50 days on since announcement state clueless on names of beneficiariesThis harbinger of hope is fast transforming into disillusionment as despite the announcement of the state's biggest ever loan waiver scheme of Rs 34,000 crore, the state has so far not succeeded in identifying the beneficiary farmers.
Aug 17, 2017
Maharashtra farm loan waiver: Online application process confounds farmers; lakhs fail to sign upOut of the 90 lakh farmers in Maharashtra, only 12 lakh have enrolled for the loan waiver scheme, of which only 10 lakh have actually applied
Aug 16, 2017
Mumbai encounter specialist Pradeep Sharma reinstated, to join Thane Police soonSharma was dismissed in 2008 for alleged links with Dawood Ibrahim gang and for his alleged role in the Lakhan Bhaiya fake encounter case.
Aug 15, 2017
Mumbai University misses third deadline for announcement of results; fate of lakhs of students in the balanceThe fate of lakhs of students in Mumbai is still hanging in the air, with the Mumbai University missing yet another deadline to announce results of its recently conducted board examinations
Aug 12, 2017
Mumbai University delays results: Sanjay Deshmukh should quit for playing with students' careersBut after the vice-chancellor missed the 31 July deadline given by Governor C Vidyasagar Rao, the knives are out for Deshmukh.
Aug 10, 2017
Maratha Kranti Morcha: Sambhaji Raje, Nitesh Rane hijack rally; BJP sends protesters home with rehashed promisesMaharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is on the top of the world right now. Not only was his government saved from any unnecessary criticism, he also managed to send the protesters home without making a noise