24 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad yesterday parried questions whether he was the senior Congress leader who was claimed to have 'pressed hard' External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj for diplomatic passport to coal scam accused and former Minister Santosh Bagrodia.
25 Jul 2015
Patna: In order to repeat the resounding victory in the last general elections in the state, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is all set to hit the campaign trail today in poll-bound Bihar. He will kick off NDA's campaign by addressing a rally at Muzaffarpur.
16 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Expressing their solidarity with activist Teesta Setalvad, several Opposition MPs including Ghulam Nabi Azad of Congress and Sharad Yadav of JD(U) today accused the Centre of 'subjecting her to the worst kind of harassment' to silence voices of dissent.
11 Aug 2012
Condemning the violence that erupted in Mumbai during a protest against Assam riots, the VHP on Saturday said those who took part in it should be arrested and penalised for danage caused to life and property.
20 Nov 2013
Mumbai: Mumbai teenager Prithvi Shaw, 15, created a national record on Wednesday, hitting an astonishing 546 playing for Rizvi Springfield against St Francis D'Assisi Borivali in an inter-school match for the prestigious Harris Shield.
25 Oct 2012
The Bombay High Court on Thursday granted bail to one more accused in the Azad Maidan riots case observing that attending a rally is not an offence.
23 Aug 2012
Mumbai police commissioner Arup Patnaik, who was facing flak over the August 11 Azad Maidan violence in the city, has been transferred, Home Minister RR Patil said here on Thursday.
21 Aug 2012
Defying the Mumbai police, which refused him permission for a rally from Girgaum Chowpatty to Azad Maidan, MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Tuesday led his supporters' march against August 11 violence during a demonstration against alleged atrocities on Muslims in Assam and Myanmar.
21 Aug 2012
Mumbai Police geared up for Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) procession and rally in the city scheduled on Tuesday afternoon, 10 days after a rally by Muslims turned violent and left two dead.
23 Dec 2011
Maharashtra's sports ministry on Friday raised objections over Anna Hazare's hunger strike at Mumbai's Azad Maidan, saying the ground was reserved for sports and religious activities.