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Mumbai, Mar 28 (PTI) Top stories from western region at 5 pm.

BOM4 MH-DESHMUKH-RAUT Anil Deshmukh accidental home minister, says Sanjay Raut Mumbai: Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut Sunday called Anil Deshmukh an accidental home minister, claiming he got the post after senior NCP leaders like Jayant Patil and Dilip Walse- Patil refused the responsibility.

BOM5 MH-DESHMUKH-PROBE Ex-HC judge to probe allegations against me: Anil Deshmukh Nagpur: Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh on Sunday said a retired judge of high court will conduct a probe into the allegations of corruption levelled against him by former Mumbai police chief Param Bir Singh.

BOM6 MH-RAUT-AJIT No one should play spoilsport in coalition govt: Ajit Pawar Mumbai: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Sunday said no one should play spoilsport in a coalition government, after Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut called NCP leader Anil Deshmukh an accidental home minister.

BOM1 MH-SCHOOL-TREE Maha: School transforms dead tree stump into 6-feet pencil (with pix) Pune: A school in Maharashtra's Wai town has given an artistic makeover to a dead 'silver oak' tree by transforming its stump into the shape of a pencil instead of uprooting it.

BOM2 MH-FLIGHT-BOMB HOAX Maha: Man upset with airline makes hoax bomb call, arrested Nashik: A Nashik-Hyderabad flight of the Alliance Air was delayed due to a bomb threat call received shortly before its take-off, which later turned out to be a hoax, police said on Sunday. PTI NSK NSK