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Kaas plateau or Kaas plateau is a Unesco heritage site known for being home to more than 450 different species of flowers. WHen in full bloom, Kaas plateau is one of the most scenic places to visit in Maharashtra. Here is how to reach Kaas plateau by ...
The Maharashtra State power generation Company (MAHAGENCO) has invited expressions of interest for the development of a 500MW solar park in Dondaicha, according to Mercom capital Group.
Some stations in Maharashtra recorded triple-digit rainfall figures till Sunday morning, with the trend continuing through the rest of the day.
A video of two women eating cow dung went viral on social media platforms a few days ago in parts of Maharashtra and Belagavi.
Piyush Goyal will inaugurate the conclave, which will provide an insight into the country's power sector. The session on the current situation and challenges in ...
Mumbai, Jun 26 (PTI) Eid-ul-Fitr, marking the end of the fasting month of Ramzan, was celebrated with gaiety and religious fervour across Maharashtra today. Muslims came out early morning dressed in their finery to offer the special Eid congregational ...
The BJP-led Maharashtra government had on Saturday unveiled a Rs 34,022 crore farm loan waiver scheme, under which debts of up to Rs 1.5 lakh each would be written off, which would make 40 lakh farmers "debt-free" and provide relief to 49 lakh others.
Between 2017 and 2040, India will account for 15% of the estimated $10.2 trillion global investment in power generation. As these technologies get better and ...
A group of farmers from Puntambe village, the epicentre of the recent agrarian protests in Maharashtra, on Monday expressed unhappiness over the loan waiver scheme announced by the state government.
Mumbai: By capping the farm loan waiver at Rs1.5 lakh per farmer regardless of land holding, the Maharashtra government has ensured that farmers in the critically affected Marathwada and Vidarbha stand to gain more than those in the prosperous western ...
The southwest monsoon, which has become active along the coastline of Maharashtra, has led to a heavy downpour in Mumbai and Konkan area.
Mumbai, Jun 25 (PTI) A day after the BJP-led Maharashtra government unveiled a mega Rs 34,022-crore farm loan waiver scheme, its ally the Shiv Sena again sounded a discordant note, saying it was not useful at all.
He added the RMP in the past had trained activists of parties such as the Shiv Sena, Nationalist Congress Party, Congress and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena under its old 10-day 'Netritva Sadhana" programme -- the precursor to the new leadership course.
The southwest monsoon, which has become active along the coastline of Maharashtra, has led to a heavy downpour in Mumbai and Konkan area.
Mumbai city news: The four men arrested are residents of Nevali naka, Kalyan. The police said they have not revealed their identities as investigations are ongoing.
Chaya Kakde, a social worker from Maharashtra, has been on hunger strike since Wednesday, the 21st of June. She's joined by five other women from her women's self-help organisation, who work to provide sanitary napkins at affordable rates to women in ...
Besides one-year-old Shivam, Jadhav is survived by his wife, a three-year-old daughter, parents and a brother. Congress MLA from Sillod, Abdul Sattar, Maharashtra assembly speaker Haribhau Bagade and officials of the district administration were ...
The BJP-led Maharashtra government on Saturday announced a major farm loan waiver scheme that will see debt of up to Rs 1.5 lakh per farmer being written off.
Though late by over a week, the Southwest monsoon has covered entire Maharashtra, bringing isolated rain over the region on Saturday.
Abhishek Dogra, a resident of Kothrud, has emerged as the Maharashtra topper in the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) with an all India rank 5. He cracked the entrance examination in his first attempt itself with a score of 691 out of 720 ...
Although the central government has said that no real estate projects can be advertised or marketed without registration with the RERA concerned, officials said that developers in Maharashtra will get the stipulated 90-day window starting from May 1.
Mumbai: Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, at the helm of a cash-starved BJP-led government, announced on Saturday a Rs 34,022 crore loan waiver that would provide relief to 89 lakh farmers across Maharashtra. Fadnavis said loans of up to ...
Mumbai: The H1N1 influenza virus which entered the list of infectious diseases with a global pandemic in 2009, has overtaken dengue and malaria to become the biggest killer among seasonal ailments in Maharashtra. Since its appearance, the viral ...
The Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank Association(MSCBA), which represents the DCCBs, has decided to write to the government for the recovery.
Maharashtra Forest Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar on Friday announced that a mobile app named 'My Plant', which would help in recording data on tree plantations in the state, would be launched on July 1. Using this app, people and organisations can feed ...
Mumbai: After the Punjab government amended the state Excise act to allow clubs, hotels near highways to serve liquor, the Maharashtra government has preferred to follow the Supreme Court's order. The industry representatives also don't think that the ...
NEET 2017: High scores could mean tough competition for seats in Maharashtra's govt medical colleges. Mumbai city news: Parents and students are worried those hoping to find seats in nearby colleges will now have to opt for far-flung institutes if they ...
The low intensity of rains across the state, especially in cities like Mumbai, may have led to consternation but Maharashtra faces a larger problem in the long run due to a decline in ground water levels, as observed from wells in the state. The ...
In January-June this year, H1N1 claimed more lives in Maharashtra than malaria which has caused one fatality and dengue two.
The Directorate of Technical education (DTE), Maharashtra has released final merit list of the Maharashtra Health sciences and Technical Common Entrance Test (MHT CET) 2017 on June 22 at 8 PM.
Naik Jadhav Sandip Sarjerao hailed from Aurangabad in Maharashtra and is survived by wife Ujala. Sepoy Mane Savan Balku hailed from Kolhapur, Maharashtra and is survived by his mother. Pakistan BAT team violated the sanctity of the LoC at around 2 ...
The Maharashtra government today entered into an agreement with Ola, under which the cab aggregator will train 20,000 youth to become micro-entrepreneurs in the field of passenger transport in the next five years.
Maharashtra forest minister Sudhir Mungantiwar onFriday announced that a mobile app named 'My Plant', which would help in recording data about tree plantations in the state, would be launched on July 1. Using this app, people and organisations can feed ...
On the back of farm loan waivers being announced in various states, the spotlight remains on microfinance companies. Farm loan waiver is likely to impact the credit culture of small borrowers.
Mumbai city news: But the DCCBs, drowning under dues from farmers of Rs8,839.59 crore, are now insisting that this be cleared first.
Maharashtra farmers' protest against airbase: Day after clashes, peace prevails at Nevali. Mumbai city news: Messages about firing by police, and vandalising of vehicles and doors of houses in Chinchavli village were doing the rounds on social media on ...
Mumbai: The bodyguard of a BJP MLA from Maharashtra's Naxal-hit Gadchiroli district allegedly shot himself today, a police official said.
Jalna (Maharashtra), June 23: Three villages of Jalna district in Maharashtra have created oasis in drought hit Marathwada region to grow grapes, a water-intensive crop.
The problem is that penetration of co-operative banks is high in Maharashtra, and it will take nationalised banks at least three to four years to set up their network.
The Forest Department will work in coordination with the Maharashtra Electricity Distribution Company Limited (MSEDCL) to map 11-KV distribution lines passing through critical wildlife areas to formulate a strategy to prevent electrocution of wild ...
(From left)Maharastra cabinet minister Girish Bapat, Union minister Venkaiah Naidu, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, minister of state for finance Arjun Ram Meghwal and Urban Development Secretary Rajiv Gauba at the launch at Bombay ...
Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra has launched a major political outreach to build consensus over a farm loan waiver that provides ...
Over 25 injured in farmers' protest in Maharashtra. By ET Bureau | Jun 23, 2017, 12.26 AM IST. Post a Comment. protest_pti Security personnel arriving to control situation after farmers went berserk on the outskirts of Mumbai.
farmers from Puntamba village in Ahmednagar district had decided in a gram sabha meeting in April to stop the supply of produce to all cities from June 1.
The Anti-terrorism Squad (ATS) of Maharashtra police were going the extra mile to prevent them from getting influenced by ideologies of terror outfits, according to Indian Express report.
Mumbai city news: government proposes to change reservation of land in 28 villages across five districts.
The officials of Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary said the reason behind the increase in the number of students scoring cent percent marks could be because they got the benefit of extra marks under the arts/drawing and sports ...
The Directorate of Technical education (DTE), Maharashtra will release the final merit list of the Maharashtra Health sciences and Technical Common Entrance Test (MHT CET) 2017 on June 22 at 8 PM.
Another incident of a debt-ridden farmer committing suicide at Khakurdi village came to light from Nashik district of Maharashtra on Thursday.





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