The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation had started repairing 150 roads in the city and the repairing of another 150 roads would be taken up by the end of this month, Shiv Sena youth wing chief Aaditya Thackeray informed on Thursday.
Investigators on Thursday told a local court they have identified transactions worth Rs 25-30 crore in the call centre scam here till now and that it will take a long time for them to arrive at the actual figure given the magnitude of the scandal.
As uncertainty loomed over their tie-up for upcoming civic polls, Shiv Sena today said BJP should designate one leader for co-ordination between them as many BJP leaders were "purposefully creating confusion" over the issue through their utterances.
The Enforcement Directorate today moved the sessions court seeking transfer of two cases against former Maharashtra minister Chhagan Bhujbal and his family from the anti-corruption court to Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) court.
Producers of the upcoming movie 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' met Mumbai's top police officials today seeking protection for the theatres which are going to screen the film. Raj Thackeray's party - the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena or MNS has threatened to vandalise multiplexes if they screen Karan Johar's film because it features a Pakistani actor. There has been a call to ban all Pakistani artistes in the wake of the Uri terror attack in which 19 soldiers were killed.
Shiv Sena targeted the BJP over the remarks of Maharashtra minister Rajkumar Badole who had alleged that large crowds during the Maratha protests were the result of money power, and bribes being paid to participants.
The Mumbai airport will begin major repair and restoration work today, which will stretch till the end of November, and is likely to impact operations and cause flight delays, especially with the rush of travellers during the festive season.
The Bombay High Court today said shops storing firecrackers should not be set up in residential areas and directed civic bodies in Maharashtra to ensure strict compliance of rules related to keeping of these small explosive devices to avoid any mishap.