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BJP hosts mass marriage in Maharashtra's Jalna

After receiving tremendous response for mass wedding of 577 couples belonging to drought affected suicide farmers and weaker sections conducted by the Shiv Sena under the scheme of `Shiv sena chief Balasaheb Thackeray Kanyadan Yojana` at Parbhani and Aurangabad, the ruling BJP on Sunday conducted mass marriage of more than 500 couples in Jalna.

Providing drinking water, first priority of govt: Devender Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday justified the move to impose a 20 per cent cut in water supply for breweries and distilleries in Aurangabad area, saying his government's "first priority" is to provide water for drinking.

Riteish ​Deshmukh's brother to head adoption programme for distressed Maharashtra farmers

Actor Riteish Deshmukh's cousin Abhijeet will head an adoption initiative in Maharashtra's Latur district for nearly 25 families of farmers who have committed suicide due to agrarian crisis in last few years.

Maharashtra girl raped twice as police sets trap but fails to protect her

In a bizarre sequence of events in Jalna town, a 17-year-old 'rape' victim was again allegedly raped by the same offenders when the police, to set a trap, asked her to meet the culprits.

Maharashtra govt taking steps to curb police suicides

Maharashtra government was taking measures to prevent rising suicides among police personnel, state Minister of State for Home Ram Shinde on Sunday said.

Caught on camera: NCP workers vandalise toll booth in Jalna

NCP workers went on a rampage vandalising a toll booth in Jalna in Maharashtra. The party workers allegedly vandalised the toll booth after NCP corporator Noor Khan got into an altercation with the booth attendant over change.

Urinal named after Ajit Pawar in Jalna: Report

While the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly continued to witness uproarious scenes for a second day over state’s Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s urine remark, a urinal was also named after the NCP leader in Jalna.

Drought situation in Jalna to worsen after March e

With Jalna district in Marathwada region of Maharashtra already reeling under severe drought, a senior government official has said the situation would worsen after March-end.

AAP member charges NCP leader with usurping govt land

Aam Admi Party`s Maharashtra unit leader Anjali Damania alleged that NCP leader Rajesh Tope usurped government lands in Jalna and Ambad.

Lack of planning for drought poses a major problem for Jalna

Cong-NCP came to power in Jalna municipality about a year back, till when it was ruled by the Shiv Sena-BJP alliance.

In drought-hit Jalna, peak of summer arrived 2 months early

A grim picture unfolds as one travels through the drought-hit Jalna district of Marathwada region and the border areas of Ahmednagar district in western Maharashtra.

40 injured on collision of locomotive and train

At least 40 passengers were injured when a defunct locomotive collided with the stationary Nagarsol-Nanded passenger train in Jalna district of Maharashtra.

Maha govt for judicial probe in Jalna firing

Maharashtra Government on Wednesday agreed
to have a judicial probe of the police firing in Jalna
district on Monday.

Minor raped by teenage boy in Jalna

Sadar Bazaar police have held
a 16-year old boy for allegedly raping a four year old girl in
Gandhinagar locality here on Monday night, police said.