Attackers at Mahalaxmi Temple in Kolhapur tore my clothes, abused me: Trupti Desai

Attackers at Mahalaxmi Temple in Kolhapur tore my clothes, abused me: Trupti Desai

Trupti Desai was admitted to a hospital after she suffered injuries in a scuffle at the Mahalaxmi temple in Kolhapur.

Trupti Desai to visit Mahalaxmi temple in Kolhapur today; police ask her to wear saree

Trupti Desai to visit Mahalaxmi temple in Kolhapur today; police ask her to wear saree

Bhoomata Ranragini Brigade leader Trupti Desai had spearheaded a successful campaign seeking entry for women in Shani Shingnapur shrine.

Act against temple trustees denying entry to women: Sena MLA

The Maharashtra government should take action under criminal law against the temple trustees who deny entry to the women, a Shiv Sena legislator said in the Assembly here on Tuesday.

After Shani Shingnapur victory, Trupti Desai sets her eyes on Kolhapur's Mahalakshmi Temple

After Shani Shingnapur victory, Trupti Desai sets her eyes on Kolhapur's Mahalakshmi Temple

In a historic decision that broke a 400-year-old tradition, the Shani Shingnapur Trust decided to open the chauthara (platform) of the temple to everyone, including women. 

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12 out of 16 candidates for MLC polls have criminal cases: ADR

Out of the 16 candidates, who are in fray for the December 27 biennial elections to eight local authorities constituencies in Maharashtra Legislative Council, 12 have criminal cases registered against them, according to election watchdog Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR).

The bullet gives a new twist: Were Pansare, Dabholkar, Kalburgi killed by same group?

The bullet gives a new twist: Were Pansare, Dabholkar, Kalburgi killed by same group?

In a new twist to murders of MM Kalburgi, Pansare and Narendra Dabholkar, forensic analysis of bullet cartridges suggests the probable involvement of a common group.

2.5 acres of field full of crops left open for birds' consumption by Kolhapur farmer

A farmer of Kolhapur has left 2.5 acres of the field filled with crops for the consumption of birds.

Govind Pansare case: No permission for accused's brain mapping

A magistrate's court here on Friday extended the judicial custody of Samir Gaikwad, arrested in the Govind Pansare murder case, till October 23, while denying the permission to subject him to brain-mapping test.

Civic polls: Congress, NCP eye tie-up; Sena awaits BJP's response

With just a month to go for the civic polls in Kalyan-Dombivli and Kolhapur, the Congress and NCP are eyeing to join hands, just as the Shiv Sena expects a "positive response" from the BJP for a pre-poll alliance for the two municipal bodies.

Maha: Voting in Kolhapur, Kalyan-Dombivali civic bodies on Nov 1

 Elections to civic corporations of Kolhapur and Kalyan-Dombivali will be held on November 1, a poll battle in which the big four of Maharashtra politics - BJP, Shiv Sena, Congress and NCP - will be taking on each other.

Ban Sanatan Sanstha: Govind Pansare's daughter

The daughter of rationalist Govind Pansare joined the growing chorus for a ban on right wing group Sanatan Sanstha suspected to be behind his murder and said she is satisfied with Maharashtra police probe into the killing.

Ban Sanatan Sanstha: Govind Pansare's daughter

The daughter of rationalist Govind Pansare joined the growing chorus for a ban on right wing group Sanatan Sanstha suspected to be behind his murder and said she is satisfied with Maharashtra police probe into the killing.

Pansare case: Congress in Maharashtra demands ban on Sanatan Sanstha

Congress in Maharashtra on Saturday demanded immediate ban on rightwing outfit Sanatan Sanstha, a member of which has been arrested in connection with murder of Communist leader and rationalist Govind Pansare.

Pansare murder: Two from Karnataka detained for investigation

 Maharashtra Police have detained two people from Karnataka in connection with the killing of senior Communist leader Govind Pansare here in February, a police official said on Thursday.

Maharashtra govt to permanently waive toll in Kolhapur in three months

The Maharashtra government on Wednesday decided to completely waive the collection of toll in Kolhapur district within the next three months, during which period no road levy would be collected from the motorists.

Shiv Sena snaps ties with BJP for Kolhapur civic polls

 Shiv Sena has called off its alliance with BJP in Kolhapur in Maharashtra and will contest the upcoming municipal corporation polls there on its own.

Chairmanship of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust to go to BJP:  Maharashtra minister

Chairmanship of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust to go to BJP: Maharashtra minister

The Maharashtra government has decided to give chairmanship of Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust to BJP, while the post of Mumbai-based Siddhivinayak temple's chairman would go to Shiv Sena, a state minister has said.

Maharashtra rights panel brings 'Justice at the Door'

In a bid to provide justice to aggrieved people of the state, the Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission (MSHRC) is conducting a three-day programme for hearing of cases at divisional level only instead of calling them here.