Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Thursday December 5, 2013
More than 37,000 children live on the streets of Mumbai and a startling 25 per cent of them (more than 9000) go hungry every day, a study has revealed.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday December 4, 2013
Nitish Rane, whose father Narayan Rane is a minister in Maharashtra, has been granted bail after he was arrested yesterday for attacking three people and vandalising public property at a toll booth plaza in Northern Goa.
India | Tejas Mehta | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Nitish Rane, whose father Narayan Rane is a minister in Maharashtra, has reportedly been detained after assaulting three people and vandalising public property after his car was stopped at a toll booth plaza in Northern Goa.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 3, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday inaugurated a Rs.4,500 crore ($722 million) 1,000 km-long gas pipeline that connects Dabhol in Maharashtra to Bangalore in Karnataka.
India | Agence France-Presse | Monday December 2, 2013
Mills in India's two top sugar-producing states have begun operations following a truce in a bitter price dispute with farmers that threatened to disrupt the refining season.
Monday December 2, 2013
Power Grid has said it expects to complete its project to connect the southern grid with national network by January, 2014.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday December 2, 2013
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Rajnath Singh on Sunday sought the intervention of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to get pending payments of sugarcane farmers released and ensure that sugar mills get on with crushing in cane producing states of...
Press Trust of India | Sunday December 1, 2013
Andhra were 237 for seven in their second innings when the four-day match ended at the Y S Raja Reddy Stadium. Maharashtra had scored 440 in their first innings in reply to Andhra's 317, with Kedar Jadhav scoring a strokeful 173.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 30, 2013
Andhra Pradesh would approach the Supreme Court against a tribunal's final award on sharing of river Krishna waters and seek "justice" for the State, a Minister said today.
Press Trust of India | Friday November 29, 2013
The hosts, after being restricted for a modest first innings total of 261, hit back strongly to bundle out their Maharashtra state rivals for a paltry 113 in just 41.3 overs and then rattled up 179 for one in the second essay to hold a commanding ...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 29, 2013
A local NGO has drawn up plans to organise a series of programmes to muster support for proposed hunger strike by youth leader Ashish Deshmukh for a separate Vidarbha from December 6, three days before the winter session of the Maharashtra Assembly c...
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 29, 2013
Maharashtra will soon have its fifth tiger reserve in Nagzira following approval from the National Tiger Conservation Authority, a senior official said.
India | Miloni Bhatt | Thursday November 28, 2013
India's sugar belts are on the boil as anger and desperation spills out on the street as farmers agitate for a higher price for their cane.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 28, 2013
Social activist Anna Hazare will launch indefinite hunger strike for a strong Lokpal Bill, at Yadavbaba temple in Maharashtra from December 10.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Thursday November 28, 2013
The sugarcane farmers in Maharashtra have given an ultimatum to the state government for its failure to declare better prices for the crop, failing which the farmers have said they will organise a 48-hour bandh.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Unseasonal rains accompanied with lighting and thunder lashed Nashik district affecting crops and washing away hopes of a good harvest by farmers.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Shiv Sena MLC Anil Parab has asked Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan to dismiss Home Minister RR Patil from the state cabinet for "leaking details" about 26/11 terrorist Ajmal Kasab's time in prison and his cremation inside the Yerwada jail.
Wednesday November 27, 2013
Prithviraj Chavan, chief minister of Maharashtra, the biggest sugar producing state, announced the creation of the committee to reporters late on Tuesday, adding it would issue a report in a week.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and Home Minister RR Patil today paid tributes to martyrs at a Police Memorial in Mumbai on the fifth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday November 22, 2013
Two students of an Ashram school in Thane district were today run over by an Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) bus, the district rural police said this evening.