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How to build a political stronghold: A case study of the Thakurs of the Vasai Virar civic body

Jul 01, 2015

How to build a political stronghold: A case study of the Thakurs of the Vasai Virar civic body

A small, extremely localised political party, run by a menacing but at the same time benevolent politician, did to Vasai Virar in its municipal history in the past week what Aam Aadmi did to Delhi few months ago. #HowThisWorks #Thane #Congress #BJP #Mumbai #Maharashtra #NCP #Navi Mumbai #Vasai Virar #Hitendra Thakur #Bahujan Vikas Aghadi
RPI(A) threatens to quit alliance with Sena, BJP, if further ignored

Jun 17, 2015

RPI(A) threatens to quit alliance with Sena, BJP, if further ignored

A day after results of Vasai-Virar municipal election were declared, the RPI(A) on Wednesday threatened to part ways with the 'Mahayuti' (grand alliance) in other upcoming local body polls, if it was not given a fair share of seats by the BJP and Shiv Sena. #India #BJP #NewsTracker #Shiv Sena #Virar #Vasai #Ramdas Athawale
Ladies Special: Celebrating 23rd anniversary of first ever all women local train

May 06, 2015

Ladies Special: Celebrating 23rd anniversary of first ever all women local train

This week marks the 23rd anniversary of the first ever ladies special train in Mumbai, which ran on the Western line from Virar to Churchgate. #BuzzPatrol #Mumbai #Central Railway #Virar #trains #Amul #Churchgate #Western Railway #local trains #ladies special
Maharashtra Minor girl allegedly raped by boyfriend; harassed by his parents

Aug 10, 2014

Maharashtra Minor girl allegedly raped by boyfriend; harassed by his parents

A 17-year-old girl had been allegedly raped repeatedly for over a month by her boyfriend at Virar and harassed by his parents, police said today. #NewsTracker #Rape #Maharashtra #Virar #Harassment
Rail minister's take a bus suggestion is like asking the starving to eat cake

Jan 26, 2014

Rail minister's take a bus suggestion is like asking the starving to eat cake

Mumbai's rail commuters are no whiners. Every commuter using a Western, Central and Harbour line train is actually a braveheart risking his life to get to work and back home. #Central Railway #Harbour Line #Metro Rail #Monorail #Western Railway #Railway Minister Mallikarjun Kharge #Mumbai locla trains #suburban local #Virar-Churchgate #deaths on tracks
Mumbai elevated rail corridor delayed, PMO orders fresh traffic surveys

Nov 14, 2013

Mumbai elevated rail corridor delayed, PMO orders fresh traffic surveys

The State government has indicated that ridership surveys must take into account a Metro rail route along same line. #Mumbai #Prithviraj Chavan #Ministry of Railways #Virar #Churchgate #suburban railway #local trains elevated railway corridor
Train travel to cost more from today. Here's why

Oct 07, 2013

Train travel to cost more from today. Here's why

Train passengers will have to pay two percent more from midnight Oct 6-7 to adjust for the increase in fuel costs. #Inflation #WhyNow #train travel #Freight #Churchgate-Virar
Mumbai man stabs wife for not bearing him daughter

Sep 12, 2013

Mumbai man stabs wife for not bearing him daughter

The couple hail from an orthodox Rajasthani community where contrary to the norm, it is the boy's family that gives dowry to the girl's family. #ToTheContrary #female foeticide #Girl child #GoodReads #Virar #son #partiarchy #Rajasthan community
Builder, friend shot at in Mumbai, CCTV helps nab 2 assailants

Mar 13, 2013

Builder, friend shot at in Mumbai, CCTV helps nab 2 assailants

During the probe, the two accused, later identified as Mehul Chodankar and Chandu Patil were nabbed, police said adding that the former had been sacked after Choudhary suffered a loss of Rs 5 lakh because of him. #NewsTracker #Mumbai #CCTV #Virar
India's largest PPP: Infra majors court Mumbai's elevated rail corridor

Jan 04, 2013

India's largest PPP: Infra majors court Mumbai's elevated rail corridor

The over Rs 20,000-crore project, is the railways' first and India's largest public private-partnership initiative in the passenger segment wherin the responsibility of building the line, its operations, fare fixation and collection will be handled by the private company. #Mumbai #Indian Railways #Public-private partnership #Virar #Churchgate #Gammon Infra