Unseasonal rain, hailstorm wreak havoc on cash crops in Nashik

Cash crops in several acres across seven tehsil towns in Nashik suffered heavy damages as unseasonal rains and hailstorm lashed the district pushing farmers into further distress.

Heavy unseasonal rains disrupt normal life and damage crops in Nashik

Nashik city and its adjoining areas experienced heavy unseasonal rains, along with thunder Friday evening for half an hour, disrupting normal life.

Case against Nashik headmistress for confining school kids over fees

 Nashik: A case was today registered against headmistress of an English medium school here for allegedly confining some students in the school premises over non-payment of fees, police said.

MNS chief ask party workers in Nashik to start afresh

Following the rout faced by MNS in state Assembly Elections and mass resignation of party workers from the local unit recently, MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Saturday said he will start afresh to strengthen party activities in Nashik.

HC refuses 3 months time to Centre over Kumbh Mela funds

The Bombay High Court has refused to grant three months time to the Union Government to decide on the fund allocation for the Kumbh Mela slated to be held in Nashik in 2015.

MNS corporator's husband dies of suspected dengue in Nashik

Husband of a MNS corporator died here of suspected dengue, family sources said on Friday.

7-yr-old dies of dengue in Nashik, 3rd fatality in a week

A seven-year-old girl has died of dengue taking the death toll in the mosquito-borne disease in the district to three in a week, a health official said Monday.

Woman 'set afire' for not voting particular candidate dies

A 65-year-old woman, allegedly set ablaze for not voting for a particular candidate in Yeola Assembly constituency in Nashik district in October 15 polls, succumbed to her injuries while undergoing treatment at civil hospital here on Monday.

BJP wrests all three seats from MNS in Nashik city

The BJP has wrested all the three seats from MNS in Nashik city.

75% voter turnout for eight gram panchayats in Maharashtra

Approximately 75 per cent people on Saturday exercised their franchise for elections to eight gram panchayats in four districts of Thane, Nashik, Solapur and Osmanabad.

Woman set ablaze in Maharashtra for flouting voting 'fatwa'

In a shocking incident, a woman, who allegedly flouted a local voting 'fatwa', was assaulted and set on fire in Yevla town of the district in Maharashtra two days ago, police said here Friday.

Congress candidate in Bhujbal's Yeola constituency pulls out

Congress candidate from Yeola Assembly constituency, Nivrutti Lahare, has said he was pulling out from the election and extending support to NCP stalwart Chhagan Bhujbal.

Congress cannot be banished from Maharashtra: Rahul Gandhi
Congress cannot be banished from Maharashtra: Rahul Gandhi

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Friday attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his call for "Congress-free Maharashtra", saying it was impossible as his party's ethos and ideology were same as that of the state and its legendary leaders.

Property row: HC upholds life term for man who beheaded father

The Bombay High Court has upheld the life sentence for a 36-year-old man from Nashik district, convicted for the murder of his father over a share in the ancestral property.

Prime Minister Modi to address election meeting in Nashik

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address an election meeting in the city's Panchavati locality at Tapovan on Sunday at 8.30 pm, BJP sources said here on Friday.

Two booked for posting objectionable content on social media in Nashik

Offences were registered against two unidentified persons here separately for allegedly posting objectionable content on a social networking site, against local leaders from various parties including MNS legislator Vasant Gite, police said today.

NCP wants CM's post on rotation, dispute on six seats: Rane

Congress election campaign committee chief Narayan Rane on Tuesday said alliance partner NCP has demanded the post of chief minister on rotational basis should the alliance come to power.

Case filed over 'fake' messages about MNS MLA joining BJP

 An offence has been registered against unidentified persons for allegedly circulating a false message on social media that MNS legislator from Nashik, Vasant Gite, has quit the party and joined the BJP.

Thieves decamp with Rs 4L cash, costly cigarettes from shop in Nashik

Unidentified persons broke into a shop here and decamped with Rs 4 lakh cash and 50 boxes of costly cigarettes worth about Rs 30 lakh, police said Wednesday.

Mob sets fire to a truck for allegedly transporting cow flesh in Nashik

An irate mob set fire to a truck, for transporting what they alleged is cow flesh, near Vinchur in Nashik district today morning, after which a bandh was observed in Lasalgaon and Vinchur to protest against alleged slaughter of cows.