Last Updated: Wednesday, May 08, 2013, 21:13
As many as 3,664 villages and 9,095 hamlets in the state are being supplied water by tankers, the Maha cabinet was informed on Wednesday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, April 10, 2013, 22:20
Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar on Wednesday said the priority was given to allocation of water for drinking as per the government policy.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2013, 19:11
Ajit Pawar derided protest by a farmer who was demanding release of water for his dry field, saying that should people urinate in dams for fill it.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 24, 2013, 23:28
Maharashtra governor K Sankaranarayanan on Sunday presented a cheque of Rs 6.59 lakh from his discretionary funds to Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan for the drought relief effort of the State Government.
Last Updated: Sunday, March 10, 2013, 21:42
Terming the water-crisis in Maharashtra as "terrible", Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Sunday appealed to the people to cooperate and share water.
Last Updated: Friday, February 08, 2013, 00:17
Accusing opposition Shiv Sena and BJP of indulging in politics over drought in Maharashtra, NCP on Thursday said the situation cannot be understood by "travelling in expensive cars and helicopters".
Last Updated: Thursday, April 05, 2012, 14:14
Rihanna, who recently said she is happy without a man in her life, believes there is a major drought of guys.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 29, 2011, 21:33
Andhra Pradesh government on Saturday finally declared 456 mandals (tehsils) in 15 districts of the
state as drought-affected owing to inadequate rainfall this
Last Updated: Tuesday, December 08, 2009, 14:40
Government on Tuesday rejected a
suggestion by members for setting up a committee to monitor
centrally funded schemes in Vidarbha, which has been
witnessing suicides by debt-ridden farmers.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 19, 2009, 18:50
A new United Nations report says
that any change in India`s summer monsoon due to climate
change will immediately threaten the livelihood of farmers
with marginal or small farm holdings.
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