Konkan

Mumbai rains: 14 people, including 2 toddlers dead

Mumbai rains: 14 people, including 2 toddlers dead

As many as 14 people including two toddlers died here on Thursday after floods hit the city following heavy monsoon rains.

Aug 31, 2017, 09:07 AM IST
IMD predicts heavy showers in Mumbai, Konkan in next two days

IMD predicts heavy showers in Mumbai, Konkan in next two days

Few places in Mumbai would also get heavy showers in next 48 hours from Friday morning, IMD said.

Jun 29, 2017, 18:59 PM IST
Overnight rain claims 12 lives in Maharashtra

Overnight rain claims 12 lives in Maharashtra

Low-lying areas in some cities experienced water-logging as gutters and storm water drains were flooded in a short time and water gushed out onto the streets.
 

Jun 10, 2017, 15:44 PM IST
Have you ever seen a fish like this one? It's 20-feet long, weighs 700 kgs

Have you ever seen a fish like this one? It's 20-feet long, weighs 700 kgs

The picture of the sawfish found in Konkan region is doing rounds on the social media.

Mar 28, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

Traffic resumes partially on Mumbai-Goa highway

Police and authorities had last night diverted the vehicles from Chiplun towards NH-4 to reach Kolhapur after the downpour intensified.

Sep 23, 2016, 14:12 PM IST
ALERT! Mumbai-Goa National Highway closed for traffic

ALERT! Mumbai-Goa National Highway closed for traffic

On the night of August 2, a British-era bridge constructed over Savitri river on the Mumbai-Goa highway collapsed.

Sep 23, 2016, 09:12 AM IST
'Heavy rainfall' forecast for Mumbai, central Maharashtra

'Heavy rainfall' forecast for Mumbai, central Maharashtra

The Indian Meteorological Department has predicted very heavy rainfall for the next 48 hours.

Sep 16, 2016, 08:50 AM IST
Mahad bridge collapse: Major breakthrough - After 8 days of search, finally debris of two buses found

Mahad bridge collapse: Major breakthrough - After 8 days of search, finally debris of two buses found

It's a major breakthrough in Mahad bridge collapse tragedy!

Aug 11, 2016, 11:14 AM IST
Blue whale rescued off Dapoli coast in Maharashtra

Blue whale rescued off Dapoli coast in Maharashtra

The 40-foot-long blue whale, which was found stranded in the three-feet shallow waters along the beach at Kolthare village in Dapoli tehsil of Ratnagiri district, was rescued by the locals and marine experts.

Feb 04, 2016, 09:14 AM IST

AAP launches students wing in Maharashtra, to expand base in a month

The Aam Aadmi Party will expand its students and youth wing across Maharashtra within a month in order to reach out to the young generation, a state party leader said on Friday.

Jul 10, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

Maharaja Express to run on Delhi-Kerala route: Prabhu

The Maharaja Express - a luxury train operated by IRCTC - may operate on a new route from Delhi to Kerala next year to facilitate tourists to enjoy the beauty of the monsoon in southwest India, a minister said on Saturday.

Jun 27, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

Cyclone ASHOBAA likely to intensify into severe cyclonic storm today

Cyclonic storm ASHOBAA will be moving north-north-westwards and intensify further into a severe cyclonic storm by Wednesday night.

Jun 10, 2015, 10:02 AM IST

Shiv Sena slams Prabhu for depriving Maharashtra in Railway Budget

A day after Suresh Prabhu presented the Railway budget, a disappointed Shiv Sena on Friday said barring a few announcements Maharashtra has not received any "long-term benevolence" from the Centre and that much more was expected from the BJP leader.

Feb 27, 2015, 17:31 PM IST

Uddhav Thackeray to undertake state-wide tour

Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray held a meeting of the party legislators here this evening, following the BJP government winning the trust vote in the Maharashtra Assembly earlier in the day amid high drama.

Nov 13, 2014, 00:48 AM IST
Maharashtra Assembly polls: Congress-NCP neglected Konkan development, says Modi

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Congress-NCP neglected Konkan development, says Modi

Describing the Konkan region as "gateway to prosperity" Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday accused the erstwhle Congress-NCP government in Maharashtra of neglecting it and vowed to boost its economic development if BJP is voted to power in the state.

Oct 13, 2014, 13:57 PM IST

Maharashtra: 12 bogies of goods train derails near Chiplun

Twelve wagons of a goods train derailed on Tuesday between Chiplun and Kamathe section of the Konkan Railway, disrupting train movement on the route.

Oct 07, 2014, 10:46 AM IST

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Special report from Konkan

As Maharashtra goes to polls, we bring you special report from Konkan

Oct 04, 2014, 17:23 PM IST

Goa's mining belt takes austerity path during Ganesh festival

The markets in Goa's mining belt have lost the festive spirit as the 10-day long Ganesh festival, the biggest religious event in Konkan, is all to commence from Friday.

Aug 28, 2014, 10:08 AM IST

Congressmen sulk over seat swap with NCP in Raigad; Antulay backs PWP

The swapping of Raigad Lok Sabha seat with the NCP has not gone down well with the Congress` cadre in the district, which says the decision will have serious repercussions on the party`s prospects in the Konkan region.

Mar 23, 2014, 13:39 PM IST

Sindhudurg DySP in ACB net for taking bribe

A senior police officer from Konkan range in Sindhudurg district has been arrested for allegedly demanding and receiving a bribe of Rs 20 lakhs, ACB said here today.

Mar 04, 2014, 14:54 PM IST