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Deonar dumping ground fire: Residents demand immediate solution in protest at Azad Maidan
Mumbai

Deonar dumping ground fire: Residents demand immediate solution in protest at Azad Maidan

Amid rising health concerns over smog spreading in areas adjacent to the Deonar dumping ground where a fire broke out on Saturday emitting toxic gases, a large number of residents on Tuesday protested at Azad Maidan in Mumbai, demanding an immediate solution to the problem.

Mobile services blocked in Gujarat: Patel unrest not the only one affected by internet rumours
India

Mobile services blocked in Gujarat: Patel unrest not the only one affected by internet rumours

As internet and messaging apps become the latest means to spread the word, the government is trying to keep in step.

Modi's brother does a Kejriwal; protests kerosene and food shortage
Politics

Modi's brother does a Kejriwal; protests kerosene and food shortage

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s younger brother Prahlad Modi who is the national vice-president of All-India Fair Price Shop Dealers’ Federation, in an agitation against the Central Government on Monday warned the BJP that ration shop keepers could sink the party in the upcoming UP and Bihar elections, if their demands are not met.

14-yr-old Prithvi Shaw slams stunning 546 in Harris Shield
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14-yr-old Prithvi Shaw slams stunning 546 in Harris Shield

Playing in the Harris Shield in Mumbai, Shaw slammed a quintuple century today — the 14-year-old from Rizvi Springfield was not out on 257 at stumps on Tuesday.

Raza Academy refuses to pay Rs 3 crore in damages for Azad Maidan riots
India

Raza Academy refuses to pay Rs 3 crore in damages for Azad Maidan riots

Saeed Noori of the Raza Academy has said that the organisation was not even remotely involved in organising the event, and that the organisation's members had only attended the event on an invitation.

24-year-old Mumbai girl protests against parents for not supporting her
Mumbai

24-year-old Mumbai girl protests against parents for not supporting her

Richa Surana, who has a 18-year-old daughter, separated from her drug addict husband and has nowhere to live. Her parents have refused to support her.

Mumbai braces for massive workers' procession
Mumbai

Mumbai braces for massive workers' procession

Over two lakh workers from all over Maharashtra are expected to join a protest march led by the Shiv Sena on Monday ahead of the proposed two-day all India strike called by various trade unions later this week.

Azad maidan violence: Poem by Mumbai cop sparks outrage
Mumbai

Azad maidan violence: Poem by Mumbai cop sparks outrage

The police official, in her poem, said had the hands of the rioters been chopped off, the men would not be able to attack cops again.

Over 80 charged in Mumbai's Azad Maidan rioting case
Mumbai

Over 80 charged in Mumbai's Azad Maidan rioting case

Mumbai Police on Friday formally charged 80 people for the rioting at an Azad Maidan rally 11 Aug that claimed two lives.

Court rejects bail applications of Azad Maidan rioters
Mumbai

Court rejects bail applications of Azad Maidan rioters

The sessions court on Friday rejected bail applications filed by the five accused arrested in connection with the August 11 Azad Maidan violence, observing that there is a prima facie case against them and the investigation is at a crucial stage.

Court discharges three in Azad Maidan violence case
Mumbai

Court discharges three in Azad Maidan violence case

The esplanade metropolitan magistrate's court on Monday discharged three of the 51 accused arrested in connection with the August 11 Azad Maidan violence after the crime branch moved an application saying that the investigation showed that they were not the part of the mob.

Mumbai violence points to a widening communal divide
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Mumbai violence points to a widening communal divide

The state has for too long played a dangerous game of running with the ‘secular’ hare while hunting with the ‘communal’ hound. Only a policy of zero tolerance towards violence can save Mumbai.

Mumbai top cop Arup Patnaik 'promoted' for 'mishandling' riots
Mumbai

Mumbai top cop Arup Patnaik 'promoted' for 'mishandling' riots

The government transferred the city's top police official

43 arrested in Mumbai's Azad Maidan violence case
Mumbai

43 arrested in Mumbai's Azad Maidan violence case

The accused were involved in various violent acts like pelting stones, torching the vehicles and beating policemen, they said adding that seven or eight of them were suspected to have a criminal background.

Attackers came from UP, Jharkhand and Bihar: Raj Thackeray
Politics

Attackers came from UP, Jharkhand and Bihar: Raj Thackeray

"Attackers came from UP, Jharkhand and Bihar. I fear we will continue to suffer due to people from outside," he told the public meeting at Azad Maidan.

Images: Raj Thackeray flexes political muscle at Mumbai rally
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Images: Raj Thackeray flexes political muscle at Mumbai rally

Raj Thackeray today held a political rally in the centre of south Mumbai today. Here are some images from the rally.

Live: Thackeray blames 'outsiders' for Mumbai violence
Politics

Live: Thackeray blames 'outsiders' for Mumbai violence

The MNS is to hold a protest rally and march through south Mumbai today to protest against the riot in Mumbai on 11 August. They are seeking the resignation of state Home Minister RR Patil and Mumbai police commissioner.

Azad Maidan violence: Raj Thackeray to go on protest march tomorrow
Mumbai

Azad Maidan violence: Raj Thackeray to go on protest march tomorrow

MNS president Raj Thackeray today said he would go ahead with his protest march tomorrow against the 11 August violence even though the police have denied permission for it.

One more arrested for Mumbai's Azad Maidan violence
Mumbai

One more arrested for Mumbai's Azad Maidan violence

A man who snatched and fired a police gun during the violence at Mumbai's Azad Maidan on Saturday, which left two people dead and another 100 injured, was arrested today after identification on the basis of CCTV footage.

Mumbai mayhem:Raj Thackeray accuses govt of vote bank politics
Mumbai

Mumbai mayhem:Raj Thackeray accuses govt of vote bank politics

MNS chief Raj Thackeray today alleged that the state government was "backing" the rioters who went on a rampage in South Mumbai after the rally organised by Raza Academy at Azad Maidan there on Saturday turned violent.