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Maharashtra's 'Dr Death' confesses to killing six people; illicit relations and greed for gold likely motive

Maharashtra's 'Dr Death' confesses to killing six people; illicit relations and greed for gold likely motive

The Maharashtra Police have found five bodies from the farmhouse of Dr Santosh Pol, a practising doctor from Wai town in Satara district in western Maharashtra.

Kolkata flyover builder IVRCL was blacklisted in Jharkhand

Kolkata flyover builder IVRCL was blacklisted in Jharkhand

Infrastructure major IVRCL, which has come under the fire after one of its flyover came crushing down several people on Thursday, is facing a CBI probe in Jharkhand.

Horrifying: Minor girl publicly whipped 10 times for not resisting rape by her father- Watch video

Horrifying: Minor girl publicly whipped 10 times for not resisting rape by her father- Watch video

In a bizarre incident a minor girl was raped by her own father for more than four months in Satara district of Maharashtra.

Watch: When wildebeest mother fought with leopard over her calf

Watch: When wildebeest mother fought with leopard over her calf

In a disturbing video, a mother wildebeest attempts to save her calf from a leopard's clutches, but fails in the end.

DNA: Do we really care about our Soldiers?

Colonel Santosh Mahadik, the 38-year-old Indian Army Officer who died in an encounter with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday, was cremated with full military honours including a 21-gun salute in his home town Satara in Maharashtra on Thursday.

Tearful adieu to braveheart Colonel Santosh Mahadik

Defence Minister, Manohar Parrikar visited the family members in the village on Thursday and paid his last respects to martyr Colonel Santosh Mahadik.

Last rites of braveheart Colonel Santosh Mahadik performed

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, along with many politicians and retired armymen attended the last rites of Colonel Santosh Mahadik, who was martyred in a fierce gun battle with terrorists who had infiltrated from across the border in Jammu and Kashmir.

Last salute to Colonel Mahadik who died battling terrorists in Kashmir

Last salute to Colonel Mahadik who died battling terrorists in Kashmir

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and other dignitaries paid homage to Col Mahadik.

Kargil martyr's classmates renovate cadets' mess in alma mater

 Classmates of an Army officer killed during the 1999 Kargil war raised funds to renovate and rename the cadets' mess at their alma mater Sainik School here to commemorate his supreme sacrifice.

Will check Udayanraje's terror ideology: Maharashtra Council chairman

The intra-party feud between the two top NCP leaders from Satara district worsened, after Maharashtra Legislative Council chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar expressed his resolve today to check what he called fellow NCP MP Udayanraje Bhonsle's "terror ideology".

Three dead in blast at a construction site in Satara, Maharashtra

Three people lost their lives in an accidental blast at a construction site in Satara district of Maharashtra on Friday.

Blast at a construction site in Satara kills three, five others injured

Three people lost their lives in an accidental blast at a construction site in Satara district of Maharashtra on Friday.

8 killed, 15 injured as truck falls on people waiting for bus

 At least eight persons were today killed and 15 others injured when a container truck fell on people waiting for a bus at Pargaon-Khandala in Maharashtra's Satara district.

Dubai dreams turn Goa horrors for 11-year-old

He dreamt of flying to Dubai but 11-year-old Sameer Bagoda`s parents abandoned him at the Goa airport, gave him Rs 500 and told him to head back to his hometown of Satara in neighbouring Maharashtra.

Ten killed as bus falls into gorge in Maharashtra`s Satara district

Ten persons were killed and about 30 injured when a Mumbai-bound private luxury bus turned turtle and fell into a gorge in Khandala taluka of the district, police said on Tuesday.

Missing advertising professional found dead, 3 others untraced

Police recovered the body of an advertising professional, who went missing along with three others while on their way to Goa on November 1.

Raj Thackeray gets bail in rioting cases

MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Thursday surrendered before the magistrate`s court here in four cases of rioting registered against him in 2008, and was granted bail.

Youth commits suicide in police custody in Maha

A 21-year-old youth, who was held on charges of damaging a state-owned bus, allegedly committed suicide in police custody in the district on Tuesday.

Wang-Marathwadi dam: Villagers on `jal satyagraha`

Residents of several villages in Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan`s home district Satara are on a `jal satyagraha`, demanding rehabilitation of those affected by Wang-Marathwadi dam project.

Rahul Gandhi visits drought-hit Maharashtra district

Last month, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan had visited the drought-hit areas and taken stock of the grim situation in Satara, which is his home district.