Mahrashtra

Maha farmers on stir, seek to block veggies and milk movement

Stray incidents of violence, including attempts to disrupt supply of vegetables and milk to Mumbai and other cities, marked farmers' protests today in Maharashtra.

Jun 01, 2017, 19:47 PM IST
BJP's ally Shiv Sena demands Maharashtra Minister Eknath Khadse's resignation

BJP's ally Shiv Sena demands Maharashtra Minister Eknath Khadse's resignation

In more trouble for Maharashtra Minister Eknath Khadse, Bharatiya Janata Party's ally Shiv Sena demanded the resignation of the Revenue Minister, reports said on Thursday. Khadse is facing corruption allegations and is also embroiled in a controversy that he received phone calls from Dawood Ibrahim's house in Karachi.

Jun 02, 2016, 15:27 PM IST

Maharashtra farmer suicides: Yavatmal collector summoned

The Maharashtra State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has summoned the Yavatmal collector over the spate of suicides reported among Kolam tribal farmers of this district in the past few months, an activist said here on Saturday.

Jul 04, 2015, 12:20 PM IST

Fake currency with Rs 2 lakh face value seized in Thane

Counterfeit currency having a face value of Rs two lakh was seized here from three persons including a couple from Jharkhand, police said Tuesday.

Sep 30, 2014, 15:40 PM IST

Woman jumps to death from 16th floor of Mumbai high-rise

A 35-year-old woman, who used to provide artistes for film and television serials, allegedly committed suicide by jumping from her 16th floor apartment in suburban Andheri, police said.

Sep 22, 2014, 16:07 PM IST

Sanjay Nirupam demands Mumbai power tariff cut, says it can be done

After Aam Aadmi Party`s decision to reduce the power tariff in Delhi by 50 per cent, taking cue from the Arvind Kejriwal-led party, AICC secretary and Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam on Wednesday wrote a letter to Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan demanding reduction in tariff for power consumption of less than 500 units per month in the city.

Jan 01, 2014, 17:41 PM IST

Cop killed in road mishap, another injured

A policeman was killed and another injured seriously when their motorcycle collided with a car while they were on way to Kalyan township on Sunday.

Jun 09, 2013, 13:15 PM IST

Varsity VCs panel recommends CBCS for all

Al the universities in the state will have to follow the same Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) at the Under Graduate (UG) and Post Graduate (PG) levels.

May 31, 2013, 18:31 PM IST

‘Maha students with 45% in PCM can apply for Engg’

The All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), an advisory body in all matters relating to technical education, has relaxed the basic eligibility criteria for admissions to the first year engineering course.

Jul 05, 2011, 10:25 AM IST

Tiger poaching racket busted in Mahrashtra; six held

Forest department
officials have busted a poaching racket in the Tadoba-Andhari
Tiger Reserve (TATR) here with the arrest of six persons.

May 04, 2010, 23:46 PM IST

BJP MLA Pramod Jathar moves HC for advance bail

A BJP MLA from Kankavali in
Maharashtra`s Sindhudurga district on Thursday moved the Bombay High
Court seeking an anticipatory bail in connection with a murder
case.

Feb 11, 2010, 21:02 PM IST