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Seven Karnataka students, teacher drown off Maharashtra coast

Seven engineering students, three of them female, and their teacher from Belgaum in Karnataka drowned in the sea off Malvan, Sindhudurg, here on Saturday afternoon, police said.

Sindhudurg: India's cleanest 'mini-paradise'

Sindhudurg: India's cleanest 'mini-paradise'

Earlier this week, Sindhudurg suddenly shot into the national limelight after it was declared as "cleanest" district in the plains in the country.

Mandi cleanest district in hilly areas of India, Sindhudurg in plains: Survey

Mandi cleanest district in hilly areas of India, Sindhudurg in plains: Survey

A total of 22 hill districts and 53 plain areas were assessed under the Gramin Swachh Survekshan launched in May this year. Mandi was judged as the cleanest district in 'Hills' category and Sindhudurg cleanest in the 'Plains' category.

Behead MIM president Asaduddin Owaisi legally, says Shiv Sena

Behead MIM president Asaduddin Owaisi legally, says Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Thursday attacked MIM president Asaduddin Owaisi for his refusal to say `Bharat Mata Ki Jai` and said he should be "legally beheaded".

Sindhudurg SP to be sent on compulsory leave: Fadnavis

 Sindhudurg SP Dattatray Shinde will be sent on compulsory leave, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today informed the Assembly after opposition MLAs created noisy scenes, seeking action against the official for the way he handled the sand mining dumper operators stir in the coastal district.