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BJP leader Ashish Shelar alleges Rs 1,600 crore scam in BMC's Mumbai coastal road project
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BJP leader Ashish Shelar alleges Rs 1,600 crore scam in BMC's Mumbai coastal road project

Refuting the allegations, BMC in a statement, said between October 2018 and December 2020, work worth Rs 683.82 crore has been done

Maharashtra Assembly: 12 BJP MLAs suspended for ‘misbehaving’ with presiding officer; all you need to know
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Maharashtra Assembly: 12 BJP MLAs suspended for ‘misbehaving’ with presiding officer; all you need to know

Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anil Parab said during the period of suspension, the 12 legislators will not be allowed to enter the Legislature premises in Mumbai and Nagpur for next 12 months

Ajay Singh re-elected president of Boxing Federation of India, says Asian Championship to be held in April or May
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Ajay Singh re-elected president of Boxing Federation of India, says Asian Championship to be held in April or May

Singh, also the chairman of Spicejet airlines, prevailed 37-27 in the elections held at a Gurugram hotel for a fresh four-year term. He will have a new secretary-general by his side in Assam's Hemanta Kumar Kalita.

Ex Maharashtra sports minister Ashish Shelar files nomination for BFI president's post, says will win elections with 70 percent votes
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Ex Maharashtra sports minister Ashish Shelar files nomination for BFI president's post, says will win elections with 70 percent votes

During a media interaction in New Delhi, Shelar said that he and his team had met virtually every state unit in the run-up to the much-delayed elections and have noted their dissatisfaction with the current dispensation headed by Ajay Singh.

Boxing Federation of India to hold much-delayed elections on 3 February
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Boxing Federation of India to hold much-delayed elections on 3 February

The process has been due since September last year but postponed twice citing the COVID-19 pandemic. The delay eventually led to the Uttar Pradesh Amateur Boxing Association seeking Delhi High Court's intervention in the matter.

Boxing federation of India elections postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic
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Boxing federation of India elections postponed due to COVID-19 pandemic

The AGM was to take place at the federation headquarters in Gurugram but "a majority of the state associations" sought a postponement citing the pandemic.

Boxing Federation of India to hold elections on 18 December
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Boxing Federation of India to hold elections on 18 December

The BFI is currently led by Ajay Singh, owner of airline company Spicejet. He took charge in 2016 following elections conducted under the supervision of the International Boxing Association.

Ashish Shelar apologises for ‘state is nobody’s father’s property’ remark against Uddhav Thackeray government
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Ashish Shelar apologises for ‘state is nobody’s father’s property’ remark against Uddhav Thackeray government

Senior Maharashtra BJP leader Ashish Shelar on Monday apologised for his statement, aimed at the Uddhav Thackeray government, that the state was nobody's "father's property" for someone to oppose implementation of laws passed by Parliament.

As Maharashtra Cabinet permits Mumbai shops to remain open 24X7, concerns about security, cost and benefit to economy loom large
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As Maharashtra Cabinet permits Mumbai shops to remain open 24X7, concerns about security, cost and benefit to economy loom large

A go-ahead by the Maharashtra Cabinet will now allow malls, multiplexes, shops and restaurants in Mumbai to function all night from 27 January onwards

Ashish Shelar demands ‘immediate implementation’ of Citizenship Amendment Act in Maharashtra in letter to Uddhav Thackeray
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Ashish Shelar demands ‘immediate implementation’ of Citizenship Amendment Act in Maharashtra in letter to Uddhav Thackeray

BJP leader Ashish Shelar on Friday wrote to Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray, demanding immediate implementation of the "historic" Citizenship Amendment Act in Maharashtra.

BJP will not contest in Mumbai's upcoming BMC elections, says party leader Ashish Shelar; NCP, Congress likely to field candidates
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BJP will not contest in Mumbai's upcoming BMC elections, says party leader Ashish Shelar; NCP, Congress likely to field candidates

BJP will not contest the upcoming mayoral elections in Mumbai as they are in minority, whereas the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and Congress are likely to field their candidates

Mumbai Rains: Downpour leads to traffic snarls, disrupts public transport; train with 700 onboard held up for hours due to flooding
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Mumbai Rains: Downpour leads to traffic snarls, disrupts public transport; train with 700 onboard held up for hours due to flooding

Heavy rains lashed Mumbai leading to traffic snarls, cancellation of several flights, and affected the movement of trains in the city.

Citing Bandra fire, Dongri building collapse, Congress’ Ashok Chavan asks 'corrupt' BMC to own up to 'mismanagement'
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Citing Bandra fire, Dongri building collapse, Congress’ Ashok Chavan asks 'corrupt' BMC to own up to 'mismanagement'

Opposition Congress hit out at Mumbai's civic body over Monday's fire at MTNL building and last week's building collapse in Dongri, alleging corruption in the functioning of the Shiv Sena-ruled corporation

Fearing heavy showers, Maharashtra declares public holiday in Mumbai on Tuesday; offices, schools to remain shut
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Fearing heavy showers, Maharashtra declares public holiday in Mumbai on Tuesday; offices, schools to remain shut

Amid heavy downpour causing water logging at various places in the financial capital and surrounding metropolitan area, the state government has declared 2 July as a public holiday.

Maharashtra cabinet expansion: Ex-Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, Mumbai BJP chief among eight ministers inducted
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Maharashtra cabinet expansion: Ex-Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil, Mumbai BJP chief among eight ministers inducted

Former Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil and Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar were among the eight who were sworn in as ministers in the Devendra Fadnavis-led Maharashtra cabinet

Swachh Bharat Abhiyan gives impetus to BMC's solid waste management efforts; Mumbaikars laud scheme
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Swachh Bharat Abhiyan gives impetus to BMC's solid waste management efforts; Mumbaikars laud scheme

The size, diversity, and burgeoning population of Mumbai together present their own challenges in implementing waste-to-energy initiatives.

'Baseless' Rafale allegations won't hamper BJP's prospects in Lok Sabha elections, says Piyush Goyal
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'Baseless' Rafale allegations won't hamper BJP's prospects in Lok Sabha elections, says Piyush Goyal

The Opposition's baseless allegations about the Rafale will not affect the BJP's poll prospects, Union minister Piyush Goyal said

Firstpost Conversations Ep 1 promo | How citizen-friendly is India's urban growth?
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Firstpost Conversations Ep 1 promo | How citizen-friendly is India's urban growth?

Amid the clutter of breaking news and daily shoutfests on prime time TV, what happens to the issues and ideas which need our time, attention and involvement? We bring to you #FirstpostConversations, which address these critical questions and attempt to get at some answers.

Mumbai BJP's new vice-president Poonam Dhillon says she wants to be a hardcore worker, not decorative piece
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Mumbai BJP's new vice-president Poonam Dhillon says she wants to be a hardcore worker, not decorative piece

The actor-turned-politician, in her mid-50s, began her film career with Yash Raj Films' Trishul 40 years ago, and went on to feature in over 80 movies, including Noorie, Jai Shiv Shankar and Sohni Mahiwal.

Devendra Fadnavis bows to quota demand from Marathas: Country needs transition from community-based to income-based reservations
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Devendra Fadnavis bows to quota demand from Marathas: Country needs transition from community-based to income-based reservations

It is time the country looked past community-based reservations and at least moved to income-based reservations in education and government jobs.