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Senior RSS pracharak Suresh Ketkar passes away in Maharashtra

Senior RSS pracharak Suresh Ketkar passes away in Maharashtra

Senior RSS pracharak Suresh Ketkar passed away on Saturday after a brief illness.

Railways to immediately withdraw Rs 4 crore bill sent to Maharashtra's Latur for 'water trains'

Railways to immediately withdraw Rs 4 crore bill sent to Maharashtra's Latur for 'water trains'

The first water train, christened 'Jaldoot', left Miraj in western Maharashtra on April 11 and reached Latur on April 12, covering the distance of around 342 kilometres.

Water trains: Railways sends Rs 4 crore bill to Collector of drought-hit Latur

Water trains: Railways sends Rs 4 crore bill to Collector of drought-hit Latur

A month after the first 'water train' reached Latur, the Railways have provided 6.20 crore litre water to the parched region, and sent a Rs four crore bill to the district collector towards transport cost.

DNA: Millions of tonnes of grains in warehouses go to waste while people die of hunger

On one side of face where high yielding data is shown on government files, the actual realty is something worse than what can be even thought.

Watch complete new story of DNA to get detailed updates.

DNA: Development in India is non-existent when people are dying of thirst and hunger

After 68 year of Independence and economic steadfastness, peoples still dying of hunger and thirst in U.P's Banda and Maharashtra's Latur subsequently along with many other areas.

Watch complete new story of DNA to get detailed updates.

After Latur, now 'water train' for drought-hit Bundelkhand

After Latur, now 'water train' for drought-hit Bundelkhand

After Latur, now water-scarce Bundelkhand region in Uttar Pradesh will receive relief in the form of railway wagons loaded with water.

45-year-old woman dies while standing in water queue in Latur

 A 45 years old woman died while fetching water in Maharashtra's drought-hit Latur district today.

Shocking! Water tankers meant for people being sold to businessmen for profit in drought-hit Maharashtra's Beed

Shocking! Water tankers meant for people being sold to businessmen for profit in drought-hit Maharashtra's Beed

Even as Marathwada is witnessing one of the worst droughts and places like Latur and Beed are said to be badly hit, probe by a media house has revealed some shocking details.

Arvind Kejriwal lauds PM Narendra Modi's Cabinet Minister Suresh Prabhu – Know why

Arvind Kejriwal lauds PM Narendra Modi's Cabinet Minister Suresh Prabhu – Know why

Seems, criticism and praises for BJP leaders come easily to AAP convenor. After expressing admiration for Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari, the Delhi Chief Minister has now commended the work of Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu.

7 out of 11 major irrigation dams in Maharashtra have no water left

The 75 minor irrigation dams in Marathwada have just four percent water stock.

Maharashtra drought: Another 'water train' reaches drought-hit Latur, thanks to `Prabhu`

Maharashtra drought: Another 'water train' reaches drought-hit Latur, thanks to `Prabhu`

According to official estimates, some of the worst-hit villages in Latur require over two crore litres of water since the monsoon is still two months away.

Good news! 25 lakh litres water sent to Latur, tweets Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

 Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis said on Tuesday that 25 lakh litres of water had been dispatched to Latur.

Digging borewells below 200 ft banned in Maharashtra

Digging borewells below 200 ft banned in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra government on Tuesday imposed a ban on digging of borewells below 200 feet in view of the water crisis the state has been facing since quite some time.

'We were happy to see water in drought-hit Latur, so took selfies'

'We were happy to see water in drought-hit Latur, so took selfies'

Maharashtra state minister Pankaja Munde, who is under fire after she took a series of selfies during her to visit to drought-hit Latur district on Sunday, issued a clarification on the issue.

Drinking beer instead of water not our culture: Shiv Sena

Two days after Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray demanded shutting down of water supply to breweries in drought-hit Aurangabad in Marathwada region, the party Monday said drinking beer instead of water is not our culture.

Maharashtra minister Pankaja Munde faces flak over 'drought selfie'

Maharashtra minister Pankaja Munde faces flak over 'drought selfie'

Munde's selfies went viral on the social media with netizens accusing her of being insensitive to the plight of poor farmers. 

India is drying out: What if we can turn salty sea-water drinkable? - Watch video

India is drying out: What if we can turn salty sea-water drinkable? - Watch video

The most interesting part of the fantastic creation is that – it is a solar-powered oven which can make fresh water!

Maharashtra: 10,000 litre water wasted for Minister's helipad

On the one side where Latur's people are suffering the severe water shortage, on the other side 10,000-liter water was wasted to clean the helipad for Maharashtra Minister Eknath Khadse.

Latur water crisis: City suffers more than rural areas

Steam-washed railway wagons rolled into town on Tuesday bearing water for the residents of Latur city, the town which has suddenly become the face of Marathwada’s acute water scarcity.

SHAME! Thousands of litres of water wasted for Eknath Khadse's visit to drought-hit Latur

SHAME! Thousands of litres of water wasted for Eknath Khadse's visit to drought-hit Latur

As per a report, a temporary helipad was constructed for Khadse's visit to Latur.