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Feb 20, 2019
At the first-ever World Mallakhamb Championship, pros and novices rub shoulders in MumbaiBritish men sporting bandanas and mehendi drawings on their chests. An Iranian woman wearing a headscarf as she conquers the rope. A French schoolgirl dabbing like Paul Pogba atop a mallakhamb. When the earthy sport of mallakhamb held its first World Championships last weekend, it was a surreal spectacle unlike anything the audience at Shivaji Park had ever seen.
Jan 30, 2019
Nayantara Sahgal feted at Mumbai cultural event, after Marathi Sahitya Sammelan rowSahgal, who was not allowed to inaugurate the sammelan following threats made by the Maharashtra Navanirman Sena (MNS) cadre, addressed those gathered at the park in Mumbai and talked about the infringement on their freedom of speech.
Jan 25, 2019
Bal Thackeray memorial: Maharashtra govt defends Rs 100 crore allocation in Bombay HC, says ‘well within its power’Justifying its decision to allocate Rs 100 crore for the proposed Bal Thackeray memorial, the Maharashtra government on Thursday told the Bombay High Court that it was within its discretion to allot land or money for a monument for a prominent person and it cannot be questioned in court.
Jan 22, 2019
Maharashtra Cabinet approves Rs 100 crore for Bal Thackeray memorial in Mumbai's Shivaji Park area; MMRDA to fund projectThe Maharashtra Cabinet on Tuesday approved Rs 100 crore for the construction of a memorial for late Shiv Sena supremo Bal Thackeray
Jan 03, 2019
Maharashtra minister reasons 'communication gap' for not granting state funeral to Sachin Tendulkar's first coach Ramakant AchrekarHousing minister Prakash Mehta, who represented the state government at the funeral of the celebrated cricket coach, said Achrekar not being given a state funeral was "sad and unfortunate".
Jan 02, 2019
Sachin Tendulkar pays tribute to childhood coach Ramakant Achrekar, says he learnt ABCD of cricket from Dronacharya awardeeRamakant Achrekar, 87, died in Mumbai due to old age-related ailments. Sachin Tendulkar, who is now retired, has been quite vocal about the coach's contribution in shaping him.
Nov 12, 2018
BMC hands over possession of land to build memorial for Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray at Mumbai's Shivaji ParkAccording to a civic official, the civic body handed over the possession of the land to the Balasaheb Thackeray Memorial Public Trust on last Tuesday.
Aug 17, 2018
Atal Bihari Vajpayee's life had close links with Mumbai; ex-PM signed off from public life at rally in Shivaji ParkIt was at a public rally in Mumbai in 1995 that LK Advani announced Atal Bihari Vajpayee's name as BJP's prime ministerial candidate.
Mar 19, 2018
Raj Thackeray flips his 2014 script: After praising Narendra Modi, now MNS chief stands in anti-PM lineHas Raj Thackeray's Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) gone from being a regional party to a national party? That seemed to be the underlying thought when Raj took to the stage on Sunday night
Nov 17, 2017
On Bal Thackeray's fifth death anniversary, here's a look back at his career from a cartoonist to firebrand leaderBal Thackeray also a cartoonist was the founder of Shiv Sena, a right wing political party. He died on 17 November 2012