State honours, Tricolour for Syedna : What for ?

Akela A right to information activist (RTI) Manoranjan Roy has complained against Maharashtra state government for giving state funeral with police honour, covering dead body...

Govt says it acted against double allottees of flats from CM’s...

The Maharashtra government today informed the Bombay High Court that it had started taking action in cases of double allotment of houses to beneficiaries...

Contempt Petition, not a big deal for Leela Samson

Akela CONTEMPT of court petition or legal notice to ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I and B) is not big deal for Leela Samson, chairperson,...

BMC, cops refuse to crack whip on corrupt officials

Akela What happens when the police and Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) officials sniff a shady deal? They get cracking on the officials involved, right? Apparently...

1965-Indo-Pak war-widow yet to get land in Maharashtra

Akela THE division bench of Justices Abhay Oka and A S Chandurkar, of Bombay High Court on Tuesday expressed strong displeasure on Maharashtra government for...

Sam Bahadur, The Indefatigable field marshal and his tryst with death

FIELD Marshal Sam Hormusji Framji Jamshedji Manekshaw remains one of the most enigmatic personas of our times. Popularly known as Sam Bahadur -- a name...

Illegal offices of BJP & others existed prior to DC rules:Govt

THE Maharashtra Government today took a stand before the Bombay High Court that offices of BJP and some government organisations, considered illegal on a...