Ahmednagar

Minor schoolgirl's rape shocks Maharashtra's Ahmednagar

The incident came barely a week after the first anniversary of the horrific Kopardi gangrape, murder and mutilation of a 15-year-old schoolgirl. Mandave is barely 100 kms from Kopardi.

Jul 21, 2017, 18:43 PM IST

Two held in Lonavala double murder case

Both have a criminal past and their modus operandi was to rob couples sitting in isolated places, according to sources.

Jun 12, 2017, 22:31 PM IST

Congress leader's organisation to adopt 208 farmer families

The Foundation known as Padma Bhushan Dr Balasaheb Vikhe-Patil will be launched on June 15 and has decided to adopt distressed farmer families from Ahmednagar district.

Jun 05, 2017, 11:30 AM IST

Debt-ridden farmer commits suicide in Maharashtra's Dhotri village

A 30-year-old debt-ridden farmer committed suicide in this western Maharashtra district, police said today.

Apr 03, 2017, 11:10 AM IST
Reservation row: Silent protest march by Marathas in Nashik today

Reservation row: Silent protest march by Marathas in Nashik today

Earlier, the Maratha rallies in Navi Mumbai, Akola, Latur and Nanded drew huge crowds.

Sep 24, 2016, 08:57 AM IST

Four children drown in Telangana lake

Four children drowned in a lake in Telangana`s Ranga Reddy district near here on Thursday, police said.

Sep 15, 2016, 18:52 PM IST

25-year-old woman gang-raped, two arrested

A 25-year-old woman was allegedly raped by three persons here after they lured the victim with the promise of getting her a bank job, police said today.

Aug 22, 2016, 16:37 PM IST
Need for 'Sharia' like laws to check crimes against women: MNS chief Raj Thackeray

Need for 'Sharia' like laws to check crimes against women: MNS chief Raj Thackeray

Slamming the BJP-led state government over the gangrape and murder of a minor girl here, MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Monday said there was a need for a law like Sharia (Islamic) to check serious crimes against women and children.

Jul 25, 2016, 15:09 PM IST

Fadnavis slams Narayan Rane over his allegations against BJP

Slamming senior Congress leader Narayan Rane over his allegation that criminals were joining the BJP, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said those who live in glass houses should not throw stones at others.

Jul 20, 2016, 17:04 PM IST
Anna Hazare seeks death penalty for accused in Kopardi rape case

Anna Hazare seeks death penalty for accused in Kopardi rape case

 Social activist Anna Hazare today sought death penalty for those accused of brutally raping and killing a 15-year-old girl at a village in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district.

Jul 19, 2016, 15:07 PM IST

Maharashtra Oppn wears black badges, demands discussion on minor gangrape

The gangrape and murder of a 15-year-old girl at Kopardi village in Ahmednagar district figured in the Maharashtra Assembly for the second day today as the opposition members wore black badges to condemn the crime.

Jul 19, 2016, 13:30 PM IST

Not displeased, says Pankaja; case filed against supporters

Police on Monday filed a case against Pankaja Munde's supporters for burning an effigy of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

Jul 11, 2016, 19:32 PM IST