Congress issues show-cause notice to Maharashtra dissidents Sawant, Bordikar

Cracking the whip against the dissidents, Maharashtra unit of Congress has issued show-cause notices to two legislators for indulging in anti-party activities.

`NIA should probe Purna, Parbhani, Nanded blasts`

Maharashtra Minorities Commission has asked Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde to hand over the investigation of Purna, Parbhani and Jalna and Nanded bomb blasts to the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

Parbhani police seizes country-made pistol from boy

Parbhani police seized a country-made pistol and 11 cartridges from a juvenile boy in the city.

NCP wins Parbhani mayoral elections

Pratap Deshmukh of NCP has been elected as the first mayor of Parbhani Municipal Corporation while party man Sajju Lala was elected as Deputy Mayor.

Maharashtra govt to set up three solar plants

The Maharashtra government is scouting land in Marathwada region to set up three Solar energy plants as part of its efforts to augment electricity generation in the state.