TDP wins Andhra Pradesh Nandyal bypoll

TDP wins Andhra Pradesh Nandyal bypoll

The Telugu Desam Party on Monday won the Nandyal Assembly seat in Andhra Pradesh. 

Aug 28, 2017, 07:08 AM IST

Maharashtra verdict: Has Modi's demonetisation gamble paid off?

Earlier, too, the BJP had come out on top in a series of civic elections across the country and returned more recently as a major contender in Odisha.

Feb 27, 2017, 16:17 PM IST

Maharashtra Civic Poll Results 2017: As it happened on Thursday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanks people of Maharashtra for reposing their faith in BJP and in politics of development and good governance.

Feb 23, 2017, 23:09 PM IST
Maharashtra Civic Poll Results: Key takeaways

Maharashtra Civic Poll Results: Key takeaways

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emerged victorious in the Maharashtra civic polls.

Feb 23, 2017, 20:28 PM IST
Amravati Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results: BJP wins big, NCP fails to open account

Amravati Municipal Corporation Elections 2017 Results: BJP wins big, NCP fails to open account

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) registered an emphatic win in Amravati Municipal Corporation Elections 2017.

Feb 23, 2017, 11:27 AM IST

BJP not averse to post-poll alliance with Shiv Sena: Maha leader

The BJP is not averse to a post- poll alliance with the Shiv Sena if either them fall short of majority in the municipal corporations of Maharashtra.

Feb 22, 2017, 22:48 PM IST

Congress ready for mid-term polls after BJP-Shiv sena crises: Vikhe

Senior Congress leader Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil today said his party was ready for mid-term polls though he doesn't see the possibility of the state BJP government reducing to minority in the wake of the threat by estranged ally Shiv Sena to walk out of government.

Feb 22, 2017, 18:34 PM IST

Irrigation scam: HC notice to Ajit Pawar, NCP MLC

The Bombay High Court has issued notices to Maharashtra's former Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and NCP MLC from Yavatmal, Sandip Bajoriya, in a PIL alleging irregularities in irrigation projects in the state's Buldhana and Amravati districts.

Oct 21, 2016, 18:22 PM IST

Maratha take out a silent march in Amravati

Continuing the state-wide protest of the community, thousands of Marathas on Thursday took out a silent march here.

Sep 22, 2016, 22:03 PM IST

Pall of gloom in villages of four Uri attack martyrs from Maharashtra

People of four villages in Maharashtra turned up in large number to share the grief of the families of four bravehearts from the state, who were among the 18 jawans martyred in the Uri terror attack.

Sep 19, 2016, 21:51 PM IST

Cow slaughter detrimental to environment: Devendra Fadnavis

Stating that cow slaughter leaves "very adverse impact" on environment, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said the animal is an important element of "human chain" and its conservation is nothing to do with religion.

Apr 10, 2016, 22:38 PM IST

Drought not hydrological but agricultural: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said drought in various parts of the state was not hydrological but agricultural, based on criterion laid down by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).

Mar 22, 2016, 18:57 PM IST
'Environment' trouble for new Andhra capital Amravati as NGT to take up PIL on April 4

'Environment' trouble for new Andhra capital Amravati as NGT to take up PIL on April 4

The National Green Tribunal on Friday fixed April 4 as the date for hearing a PIL challenging environmental clearance given to Amravati, which is being developed as the new capital of Andhra Pradesh.

Mar 11, 2016, 11:31 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh: PM Modi to lay foundation of new capital Amaravati

PM Modi reaches Andhra Pradesh to lay foundation of new capital Amaravati where at first he plays with a little child and then heads toward the celebrations of new capital.

Oct 22, 2015, 13:31 PM IST

Maharashtra panel moots new crop loans to arrest farmers suicides

The Vasantrao Naik Sheti Swavlamban Mission (VNSSM), set up by the Maharashtra government, proposes to provide new crop loans to all farmers in 14 districts in a bid to arrest suicides, its chairman said on Monday.

Aug 24, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

Snacks unfit for consumption given to schools in tribal areas: Maha govt to HC

 Snacks supplied to schools in tribal areas in four districts under a Rs 206-crore procurement scheme by the state Ministry for Women and Child Development Ministry was unfit for human consumption, Maharashtra government today told the Bombay High Court.

Aug 13, 2015, 18:52 PM IST

Singapore firms keen on developing AP's new capital Amravati

Two of Singapore's township developers are likely to bid for projects to develop Andhra Pradesh's new capital city, Amravati.

Jul 21, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

Can we commit suicide, Maharashtra farmers ask government

In a bizarre development, seven debt-ridden farmers, among them three women, in Maharashtra's Wardha district have sought the administration's "permission" to commit suicide.

Jul 13, 2015, 20:40 PM IST

Will fast track Andhra's forest land demand: Javadekar

 Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Friday said his ministry will fast track a proposal seeking forest land for the creation of Amravati - the new capital of Andhra Pradesh.

Jul 10, 2015, 19:32 PM IST

Court books Amravati varsity's ex-registrar for cheating

A local court has registered non-bailable offences of cheating and submitting fake bills against Amravati University's former registrar Dinesh Kumar Joshi and served notice to him.

Jul 10, 2015, 12:36 PM IST