Ajit Pawar reviews water situation in Nashik division

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Monday reviewed the water scarcity situation in the Nashik revenue division which comprises districts of Nashik, Jalgaon, Dhule, Nandurbar and Ahmednagar.

Dalit boy killed, hanged over affair with girl in Maharashtra

In a case of dishonour killing, a Dalit boy was killed and then hanged from a tree over his affair with a girl from an upper caste at a village near here.

Repolling at four booths in three LS seats of Maharashtra held

As many as 1,232 voters out of a total of 2,517 cast their votes on Sunday in the re-poll at three booths in two Lok Sabha constituencies in Mumbai.

Anna Hazare`s aide Sintha Halbe no more

Veteran social worker Sintha Kashinath Halbe, a close aide of anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare, passed away due to old-age related ailments.

Woman held for killing 3 daughters in Maharashtra

A 26-year-old woman was arrested for allegedly killing her three daughters at Gajarewadi here, police said.

Woman held for killing 3 daughters in Maharashtra

A 26-year-old woman was on Wednesday arrested for allegedly killing her three daughters at Gajarewadi here, police said.

Eight-year-old raped by maternal uncle in Maharashtra

An eight-year-old girl was allegedly raped by her maternal uncle here, police said on Tuesday.

NCP to organise state-level women`s meet at Ahmednagar

The Nationalist Congress Party has organised a state-level women`s convention at Ahmednagar on January 15.

Girl rescued from brothel says cop hit her & fiance

The girl complained that Additional Superintendent of Police (SP) Sanjay Barkund had hit her and her fiance with a belt when they had gone to Ahmednagar to register a complaint on January 9.

Youth dies after gulping `potion` to quit alcohol

A youth died and three others were hospitalised after they gulped a `potion` to quit their addiction to liquor in Nashik, police said on Saturday.

Villager dies of suspected swine flu

Namdeo Mahadeo Kharat died of swine flu on Saturday night, district tuberculosis in-charge Sunil Pote told a news agency.

BJP MLA arrested in cheating, threatening case

BJP MLA Shivaji Kardile has been arrested for allegedly cheating and threatening an eye surgeon with a revolver, police said.

Blue board hoisted at Anna Hazare`s birth place

A blue board marking the birth place of social activist Anna Hazare in Bhingar area, was hoisted in the presence of his supporters.
the country.

Three killed in road mishap in Maharashtra

Three persons were killed and five others were seriously injured when a Maharashtra transport bus collided with an ambulance near here, police said Wednesday.

Political forces against movement: Hazare

Anti-corruption crusader
Anna Hazare Thursday charged "political and criminal forces" of
trying to dilute the nationwide movement against graft by
defaming and criticising the campaign for a comprehensive
Lokpal Bill.

Hazare receives overwhelming support from his home district

Thousands of people from all
walks of life, including the marginalised classes, thronged to
the streets to extend their support to social activist Anna
Hazare`s fast-unto-death in his home district, police said

Four killed in road accident in Ahmednagar

Four persons were killed and an equal number seriously injured in a road mishap in Madadgaon near here, police said Monday.

Theft in Maharashtra`s crime free temple village

The centuries old reputation of Maharashtra`s Shani-Shingnapur village pilgrim centre, where houses have no doors or locks, has been sullied with a reported theft, police said.

Cholera-like epidemic claims one in Ahmednagar, 500 fall sick

Cholera-like epidemic is
widely spreading in Bhingar and adjoining camp areas here and
about 500 persons have fallen sick of it, the district civil
hospital sources said today.

Curfew relaxed in Ahmednagar, but people remained in houses

Fearing police action, people
in the towm were today found to be observing elf-imposed
`bandh` despite relaxation of the curfew, imposed yesterday
following a riot on Saturday night.