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Colombia elects first woman mayor of Bogota

The elections were beset by violence in more than a quarter of municipalities, the electoral mission observatory said.

28 Oct 2019 12:15 PM

Bengaluru Mayor announces to allocate Rs 1 cr for development of Talacauvery

The statement from the Bengaluru Mayor came after taking part in the pious 'Cauvery Teerthodbhava', occasion on Thursday.

18 Oct 2019 10:31 AM

Angry farmers tie Mexico mayor to truck, drag him through town

This is not the first time farmers from Santa Rita El Invernadero have staged a violent protest.

10 Oct 2019 1:06 PM

Bengaluru Mayor fined Rs 500 for wrapping K'taka CM's gift in plastic

This comes after plastic was banned by Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) in 2016.

04 Aug 2019 4:20 PM

TMC councillors sign no-confidence document against Bidhannagar Mayor Sabyasachi Dutta

The Chairman will now pass it on to the Commissioner following which a board meeting will be held next week.

09 Jul 2019 9:33 PM


Daughter of Kolkata mayor, a doctor, slams Mamata's handling of strike

“As a TMC supporter, I am deeply ashamed at the inaction and the silence of our leader,” Shabba Hakim's post read.

14 Jun 2019 10:51 AM

A town in US appoints 'a goat' as mayor

He may be a political novice but the goat's name, Lincoln, brings with it a storied pedigree.

09 Mar 2019 10:00 AM

Rio's gay pride marches on despite conservative opposition

Many claim homosexuality is a choice, despite science saying otherwise for over five decades.

20 Nov 2017 10:24 AM

Sena's Vishwanath Mahadeshwar new BMC mayor

Snehal Ambedkar, the current mayor, held the election contested by Sena's Mahadeshwar against Congress’ Vitthal Lokare.

08 Mar 2017 1:58 PM

Shiv Sena's Meenakshi Shinde appointed as new Thane mayor

The Mayor and Deputy filed their nominations for the March 6 poll in presence of Maharashtra Minister Ekanth Shinde.

06 Mar 2017 1:06 PM


From mayor to chairperson, war for BMC has barely ended

It is likely that the A, B, and E ward committee will be chaired by a BJP corporator, which has won three seats from this area.

06 Mar 2017 7:11 AM

Shiv Sena man to be Mumbai mayor as BJP opts out

The BJP’s decision came on a day in which the Shiv Sena named Vishwanath Mahadeshwar as its mayoral candidate.

05 Mar 2017 1:46 AM

No numbers: BJP gives up mayor race in Mumbai, Sena announces nominees

Vishvanath Mahadeshwar will be Shiv Sena's candidate for the Mayor's post and Hareshwar Worlikar is Deputy Mayor nominee.

04 Mar 2017 4:57 PM

Cong non-committal on backing Sena; goes in wait and watch mode

In the bitterly fought BMC elections, Sena had won 87 seats, BJP secured 82, Congress was relegated to the third position with 31 seats.

25 Feb 2017 11:59 AM