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Discrimination while renting out or selling a house is a major issue in Maharashtra, especially in Mumbai, with scores of people being denied houses because ...
VASCO: Maharashtra's semifinal hopes are hanging by a thread after losing to Railways by a solitary goal in a Santosh Trophy clash at the Tilak Maidan in Vasco on Friday.

The House, which reassembled after three days, adopted a resolution brought by Parliamentary Affairs Minister Girish Bapat seeking suspension of MLAs who attempted to disrupt the Budget speech demanding farm loan waiver in Maharashtra. Following this ...
On May 4, 2016, a representative of the Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors (MARD) filed an affidavit in the Bombay High Court, stating that the body wouldnot resort to strikes.
The BMC declared that Mumbai was open-defecation free in December last year. However, it said it would not take responsibility for people defecating on lands ...
A 51-year-old woman from Kon village in Bhiwandi taluka was allegedly strangled to death by some unidentified persons, who decamped with valuables totalling around Rs 12 lakh from her home, police said today.

Three cricket associations (Mumbai, Maharashtra and Vidarbha) were enjoying full membership and voting rights in the BCCI, but as per the new Constitution, Maharashtra CA will get full membership for the first year and later it will move to the other ...
Mumbai: In a shocking incident, four members of a family were found murdered at home by unidentified persons in Jalgaon district of North Maharashtra, police said on Monday. The murders, at Bhadli village in the district, came to light this morning ...
Nearly 4,000 resident doctors across the State bunked work on Monday and individually submitted leave letters to their seniors, saying they feel threatened after repeated attacks on their colleagues.
Maharashtra also had three. Delhi and West Bengal also made the list. Karnataka and Maharashtra both had policy changes that we view as harmful to their respective business environments.
AS THE summer sets in and temperature rises, the power consumption in the state has soared this month. The peak consumption through a day has already crossed the estimated demand.
We are all trapped in some stereotype or the other. One common stereotype that we constantly hear is that of people in rural villages being less progressive than their urban counterparts. Anandwadi, a village in Maharashtra, proves that stereotype ...
With Mumbai set to get Maharashtra school of Drama (MSD) by 2018, Pune theatre artistes feel that aspirants, who can't get through the National School of Drama (NSD) will finally have an an equally-good option in place in the state.
Mumbai: Maharashtra will employ 19% of the flexi-staff in the country by 2018, and remain the top employer in this sector, according to the Indian Staffing Federation (ISF).
PUNE: As many as 14 people died of swine flu in Maharashtra last week, taking the number of swine flu casualties to 40 since January.
A house stands illuminated by a single light source at night in the village of Bhamana, Maharashtra, India, on Wednesday, January 18, 2017.
A day after the incident, on March 12, a video was uploaded on the internet which went viral.

Liquor in Maharashtra will now cost more after state finance minister Sudhir Mungantiwar on Saturday announced a 2.85% hike in Value Added tax (VAT) on it.
Yavatmal (Maharashtra), March 18 (IANS) Marking the 31st anniversary of the first recorded farmer's suicide on March 19, 1986, lakhs of farmers in Maharashtra will observe a one-day 'fast' on Sunday, an activist said here on Saturday. "It was exactly ...
The State Budget, which was presented by finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar on Saturday, however, made allocations for Pune Metro, the Smart City project and the ambitious plan to clean up the Mula-Mutha river. Last year, Chief Minister Devendra ...
Maharashtra Budget 2017: Highlights ... Maharashtra school of drama on the lines of National School of Drama has been proposed in Mumbai.
Declaring 4,374 villages taken up under the Jalyukta Shivar Abhiyaan as water neutral out of 6,202 villages shortlisted in the first phase, the report said, "The water storage created is 11,82,230 cubic metres (TMC).
From paucity to a situation of plenty, that is exactly what Kadwanchi, a village in drought hit Marathwada's Jalna district, with the help of an NGO, was able to do.
The streets of Anandwadi village are no different from most villages in the country to a casual onlooker. After all, the village in Maharashtra's Latur district is one bustling with activity as villagers go about their business. At the outset, you ...
Maharashtra was shocked at the intensity of the recent female foeticide racket in Parli (Beed). While one Marathwada district has put our heads down in shame, there is another one, Latur, which is making the headlines for all the right reasons.
There are several things that make Anandwad village in the Latur district of Maharashtra extraordinary: it has been crime-free for the past 15 years, it has banned smoking, chewing tobacco and drinking, and its entire adult population has pledged their ...
The Maharashtra pollution Control Board (MPCB) has entrusted National Environmental engineering Research Institute (Neeri) to conduct noise mapping in 27 cities of the state. In Vidarbha, monitoring will be done in Nagpur, Amravati, Akola and ...
Maharashtra Assembly passes Tax Relief bill for those living in illegal homes. Families in tenements measuring up to 600 sq ft exempted ... Lakhs of middle class and lower income families residing in illegal homes in Maharashtra's cities were extended ...
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has appointed Ramnath Subramanian, a former executive director of Goldman Sachs Asset Management Fund, to head its Village Social Foundation, an initiative that aims to develop 1,000 socially backward villages in ...
The division bench of Justice Abhay Oka and Justice Anuja Prabhudessai was irked to note that though adequate decibel meters have been supplied to each police station across Maharashtra, the device has hardly been used in major cities to look into ...
The Rs 24-lakh breeding project is expected to be completed in two years with construction of over 1000 'nest boxes'.
THE STATE government is preparing to take over the counselling and admission process for private and deemed medical and dental institutes, a step it has been considering for almost two years.
NCP leader and ex-FM, however, justifies Oppn demand: 'If PM can promise relief to farmers in UP, what stops govt from taking decision for Maharashtra?
The Central rule requires a builder to submit an annual report including profit and loss account, balance sheet, cash flow statement, directors' report and auditors' report for the preceding three financial years, among other things.
Huge vacancies in Maharashtra for specialist doctors has forced the government to come up with an innovative solution - to start primary health centres (PHCs) where doctors will be available through telemedicine.
Kolhapur (Maharashtra): Angry over certain derogatory remarks made by a Maharashtra politician targeting army men, an Indian Army soldier has vented public ire at politicians and bureaucrats in a video and a large banner in his home village on Monday.
PUNE: In a sudden rise, 16 people have died of swine flu in Maharashtra in the first 12 days of this month, taking the H1N1 toll to 26 in the state this year, so far.
Angry over certain derogatory remarks made by a Maharashtra politician targeting army men, an Indian Army soldier has vented public ire at politicians and bureaucrats in a video and a large banner in his home village on Monday. The soldier, Ranjit ...
PUNE: The Maharashtra government plans to form a panel of women legislators and police officers that will suggest how to make the state safer for women.
Maharashtra Budget Session: Amid calls for loan waiver, govt may hike budget for agriculture. The state budget is to be ... maharashtra, maharashtra news, maharashtra budget session, maharashtra farmers, maharashtra farmers loan waiver Sena MLAs ...
The bench was hearing a PIL filed by Atul Bhosale, a Pune resident, alleging that nursing homes in the Sangli city were not registered and that fake degrees were obtained by medical practioners.
Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis has invited college students to suggest policy interventions for critical matters such as drought control, smart cities, transportation, rural education and more. This comes after the chief minister began to involve ...
The body of Deepak J. Ghadge, a soldier killed in unprovoked firing by Pakistan, will on Saturday reach his village Fatyapur in Maharashtra, an official has said. Ghadge, 32, sustained a bullet injury in the head in Thursday's firing at the Line Of ...
Sangli police arrested one Yasin Tehsildar from a village in Karnataka while a Satgaunda Patil was picked up from Shirol in Kolhapur district in Maharashtra. They are suspected to be working as agents for homeopath doctor Babasaheb Khidrapure, who is ...
Mumbai: Several villages in drought-prone districts like Aurangabad, Sangli, Satara, Dhule and Jalna are facing severe shortage of drinking water although intense summer is yet to set in.
Maharashtra MLC suspended over remarks against wives of army jawans. Maharashtra MLC suspended over remarks against wives of Army jawans.
Among those who gave lessons to councillors were CM Devendra Fadnavis, city chief Ashish Shelar and senior accounting and auditing officials from the Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation.
In and around: Kolad is a tiny village in Raigad district in Maharashtra. It boasts of natural ... Karnataka Halebid literally means 'the old city'. The Hoysalas ruled this city for about 150 years. Then it was sacked by the armies of Malik Kafur in ...
The rule also asks for 30 per cent of the total vehicles in an aggregator's fleet to have an engine capacity beyond 1400 cc.
The minimum and maximum fares applicable for those holding a 'App-Based City Taxi' permit will be set by the licensing authority later on.






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