• mumbai mayor claims her comment on pm modi was distorted

    Mumbai Mayor claims her comment on PM Modi was distorted

    Politics | July 22, 2015 7:43 IST

    New Delhi: Under fire for allegedly comparing Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the German dictator Adolf Hitler, Mumbai Mayor Snehal Ambekar yesterday said her comment had been twisted by "detractors".Ambekar, who belongs to the BJP's

  • mumbai mayor calls swine flu a heart disease

    Mumbai Mayor calls swine flu a 'heart disease'

    India | February 19, 2015 17:26 IST

    Mumbai: With swine flu taking alarming proportions, Mumbai Mayor Snehal Ambekar today called it a “heart disease” and made a bizarre suggestion that the municipal authority will plant trees to check the disease.“Swine flu is

  • pil challenges mumbai mayor s move to use red beacon on car

    PIL challenges Mumbai mayor's move to use red beacon on car

    India | September 21, 2014 19:25 IST

    Mumbai: A PIL in the Bombay High Court has challenged newly elected Mumbai mayor Snehal Ambekar's move to use red beacon on her official vehicle provided by the municipal corporation.According to a Maharashtra government notification

  • mumbai mayor refuses to remove red beacon light on car

    Mumbai Mayor refuses to remove red beacon light on car

    India | September 11, 2014 17:47 IST

    Mumbai: In a defiant move similar to her predecessor, newly-elected Mumbai Mayor Snehal Ambekar has refused to remove the red beacon light on her official car.Ambekar, 42, the first time Shiv Sena corporator, courted controversy

  • shiv sena s snehal ambekar elected new mumbai mayor

    Shiv Sena's Snehal Ambekar elected new Mumbai mayor

    India | September 09, 2014 19:50 IST

    Mumbai: First time Shiv Sena corporator Snehal Ambekar was elected as the 73rd Mayor of Mumbai, while BJP's Alka Kerkar was elected unopposed to the post of Deputy Mayor here today.Ambekar, a former LIC officer,