Maharashtra to move SC against HC order lifting ban on Maggi

The Maharashtra government was going to file an appeal against the Bombay High Court's order lifting ban on Maggi noodles, state food and civil supplies minister Girish Bapat said Tuesday.

Pulses hoarding: Maharashtra govt conducts 276 raids in last 24 hours

In a bid to control the spiralling prices of pulses, the Maharashtra government Tuesday conducted 276 raids in 16 districts to check hoarding and black-marketing of the commodity in the state.

Congress wants Ambedkar's Mumbai home in 'hawker-free zone'

Opposition Congress has alleged that the BJP-led Maharasthra government was not keen on making 'hawker-free zone' the lane in Mumbai where Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar's iconic house 'Rajgriha' is located and was not keeping with its earlier assurance on the matter.

Rahul Gandhi to embark on Kisan foot march
Rahul Gandhi to embark on Kisan foot march

After Kisan rally, Rahul Gandhi will now take out a Kisan Padyatra to reach out to farmers in the backdrop of the agrarian crisis.

Not overly worried about bad monsoon: Agricultural secretary

Agriculture Ministry on Wednesday said it was not "overly worried" about a bad monsoon affecting crop production.

Bhandara shame: RR Patil meets family of the victims

Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil, who arrived here from Pune, drove straight to Murwadi and met the family members of the girls.

Bhandara shame: Day 9, accused still at large

While the failure of the police to find any lead in the rape and murder of three minor sisters is a cause of concern, what is more disturbing is the lack of nationwide support ; the case may just go unnoticed.

Bhandara shame: Guilty should be hanged in public, says mother

The mother of the three sisters who were raped, killed and dumped in a well is inconsolable but she is determined to get justice.

Govt ups allocation to focus on tackling terrorism

To deal with fresh challenges of
terrorism, by strengthening police force, Maharashtra govt has increased the state plan
allocation for the Home dept from Rs 303-crore in
2010-11 to Rs 505 crore in 2011-12.

Rains continue to lash Nashik, water level increases in dams

Heavy rains continued to lash Nashik
and adjoining areas on the third consecutive day today
increasing water levels in various dams here.