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.

Uddhav compares Team-Modi campaign to Afzal Khan's army
Uddhav compares Team-Modi campaign to Afzal Khan's army

In the worst-ever attack yet on former ally BJP, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray Monday likened the ongoing poll campaign in Maharashtra by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's cabinet to an assault by Bijapur general Afzal Khan's army on Shivaji's dominion in the 17th century.

Maharashtra polls: Congress to kickstart campaign from Tuljapur

Former Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan and MPCC president Manikrao Thakre are all set to kickstart the first leg of election campaign for the Congress by holding a public rally in the pilgrim town of Tuljapur in Marathwada's Osmanabad district on Tuesday.

Eight dead as cracker factories collapse in heavy rain in Maharashtra

Eight workers, including five women and a child,
were killed and a number of others injured as the roofs of two fire-cracker manufacturing units collapsed in the district this afternoon.

Stampede during Navratri prayers in Maharashtra; 1 killed, 18 injured

At least one person was killed and 18 others injured in a stampede that took place in Tuljabhavani temple on Friday.

Four killed in road accident in Osmanabad

Four persons, two of them women, were killed in a road accident in adjoining Osmanabad district today, police said.

14 killed in Maharashtra accident

Fourteen people were killed and 12 others injured when two trucks collided here in Maharashtra, police said Wednesday.

Death toll in vehicle collision rises to 15

A container and pickup van had collided with each other near Chorakhali Pati village in Kalamb tehsil of Osmanabad district.

Maharashtra: 14 killed in road mishap

As many as 14 persons were killed and five others seriously injured when the pick-up rickshaw carrying them collided with a container truck near Chorakhali village.

Osmanabad panics after hearing mysterious sound

A mysterious sound from the skies reported in many tehsils of Osmanabad district baffled people as nobody in the administration could comment about its cause.

Osmanabad mishap: Searches at AP transport`s offic

Stirred by the deadly accident of a city-based private luxury bus in Maharashtra in which 29 people died, officials of AP Transport department Monday conducted searches at the offices of several private bus operators Monday.

Medical officer held for receiving Rs 5,000 bribe

A medical officer here was Tuesday held by ACB officials for taking a bribe of Rs 5,000 from a patient.

Seven killed in two road accidents in Osmanabad

Seven persons were killed and 14 injured in separate road accidents in this central
Maharashtra district, police said.

Police team attacked in Osmanabad, 13 criminals escape

Over 500 people
allegedly attacked a team of policemen yesterday injuring
seven constables and managed to `rescue` 13 out of 15
criminals held by the police.

Prisoners take computer education in Osmanabad jail

They are behind bars serving sentences, but that has not stopped them from acquiring modern knowledge and obtaining religious bliss.

Three killed in lightning in Osmanabad, Beed and Hingoli

Three people including a
child were killed on Friday in the incidences of lightning, one
each in Osmanabad, Beed and Hingoli districts.

Four of a family charred to death in Osmanabad

Four persons including two children
and a woman were charred to death when the house in which they
were sleeping caught fire in the wee hours on Thursday.