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Aaditya Thackeray

Maharashtra: Offline Sessions Closed For Classes 1 To 8 In Aurangabad Till Jan 31

Jan 06, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The Aurangabad Municipal Corporation has decided to shut offline sessions for classes 1 to 8 till January 31 to avoid crowding and contain the spread of coronavirus infection here in Maharashtra.

Mumbai Logs Over 2,500 Covid-19 Cases | Highlights

Dec 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

In the event of rising Covid-19 cases in Mumbai, Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray held a meeting with civic officials today to chart a task plan.

Sena Members Seek Suspension Of BJP MLA Nitesh Rane Over Behaviour Towards Maharashtra Minister Aaditya Thackeray

The Maharashtra Assembly was briefly adjourned on Monday after the Shiv Sena members demanded that BJP legislator Nitesh Rane be suspended over his alleged inappropriate behaviour towards state Environment Minister Aaditya Thackeray.

‘BJP Would Be Defeated If Regional Parties Unite’: Mamata Banerjee

Dec 01, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Mamata Banerjee, who is West Bengal Chief Minister and TMC supremo said: ‘BJP is not safe and the need is to keep the country safe’. She also said UAPA is being ‘misused’ in the country.

Mumbai Municipal Chief Makes A Prophecy: 80 Percent South City Will Submerge By 2050

The Mumbai’s Municipal Commissioner Iqbal Singh Chahal said due to the climate change 80 percent of the south Mumbai will get submerged.

08 April, 2021

From Yogi To Pinarayi; Here's A List Of Indian Politicians Who Recently Tested Positive

Outlook Web Bureau

Several prominent Indian politicians have contracted coronavirus in the past few weeks as the country continues to grapple with the pandemic.

20 March, 2021

Aaditya Thackeray Tests Positive For Covid-19

Outlook Web Bureau

Maharashtra Minister Aaditya Thackeray tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday.

04 November, 2020

Thackeray-baiter Remanded In Police Custody Over Tweets Against government


Sameet Thakkar was arrested on Oct 24 by Nagpur police over his 'Baby Penguin' remark

26 October, 2020

In Fresh War Of Words, Kangana Ranaut Calls Uddhav Thackeray ‘Worst Product Of Nepotism’


Kangana Ranaut’s remark equating Mumbai with Pakistan-occupied Kashmir had led to a furore, drawing the battle-lines between the Shiv Sena and her.

10 October, 2020

Bihar Polls: Election Commission Announces List Of Star Campaigners


For, RJD, in the absence of party chief Lalu Prasad, his son and the party chief ministerial candidate Tejashwi Yadav would hold the command.

04 August, 2020

Nothing To Do With Sushant Singh Death Case, Says Aaditya Thackeray


'It is blot on humanity to seek mileage out of someones death. In fact, I am nowhere related to this episode' Aaditya Thackeray said.

01 May, 2020

BJP Offers Olive Branch To Shiv Sena Over Uddhav’s Entry Into Maha House

Giridhar Jha

The decision of the BJP top-brass to facilitate Uddhav Thackeray’s entry is certainly not devoid of its political implications in the long run.

15 April, 2020

Lockdown Gives Shiv Sena A Chance To Shed Its Anti-migrant Image By Reassuring Workers

Giridhar Jha

Until the Bandra incident, the Shiv Sena government had been credited with having done commendable work to check the spread of pandemic in the state, but the latest turn of events appears to have come as a big setback.

25 January, 2020

Mumbai An Insomniac's Paradise Now As Businesses To Run 24x7; No Good News For Tipplers

Giridhar Jha

From January 27, shops, theatres and other establishments will be allowed to carry on with their businesses 24x7.

22 January, 2020

Mumbai To Remain Open 24x7 From Jan 27: Aaditya Thackeray


In the first phase, shops, eateries and theatres in malls and mill compounds situated in non-residential areas will be allowed to remain open.

22 January, 2020

Maharashtra Govt Removes Ashwini Bhide, Metro MD Who Defended Arey Felling


Aditya Thackeray had last year sought Ashwini Bhide's transfer for ordering felling of trees at the Aarey colony.

19 January, 2020

7 Participants Suffer Heart Attack, One Dead During Mumbai Marathon

Outlook Web Bureau

A 64-year-old particpant, died of cardiac arrest while running.

05 January, 2020

Will Take Substantial Steps To Boost Maharashtra Tourism: Aaditya Thackeray

Outlook Web Bureau

'I will take charge of the office after tomorrow's meeting, Aaditya Thackeray said.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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