Barcoding to be implemented all over Maharashtra to check illegal sand mining

The barcoding system to check illegal sand mining which was implemented in Pune division and Solapur would be extended all over the state, Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat said in the Legislative Assembly today.

Shinde has edge over BJP, AAP in Solapur,says his MLA daughter

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde`s daughter and sitting MLA Praniti Shinde on Friday said the "overall development" carried out by her father in Solapur constituency has put him in a better position than his rivals from BJP and AAP.

Shinde inaugurates Rs 30 crore BSF base in Solapur

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Wednesday inaugurated the site for a Rs 30 crore base for BSF troops in his Lok Sabha constituency of Solapur.

Three cops surrender in doc attack case; MARD to withdraw stir

Maharashtra govt informed Bombay High Court that 3 policemen involved in attack on doctor in Solapur have surrendered, as association of doctors said it will soon withdraw its indefinite strike.

Doctors` stir in Maharashtra set to intensify

The stir by around 4,000 resident doctors across Maharashtra, who are on an indefinite strike following an assault on their colleague in Solapur`s Civil hospital allegedly by three policemen, continued today.

Maharashtra: 4,000 resident doctors go on strike

Nearly 4,000 resident doctors in Maharashtra went on an indefinite strike demanding suspension of three policemen from Solapur who allegedly attacked their colleague on December 31.

Solapur principal murder case: Probe transferred to CBI

Observing that the state CID has failed to conduct a fair probe into the 2010 murder case of a principal in Solapur district of Maharashtra, the Bombay High Court transferred investigations in the case to CBI.

Karnataka: Falaknuma Express train catches fire, 2 dead

A train caught fire near Gulbarga in north Karnataka, killing two passengers and injuring seven others.

Water release from Sina-Kolegaon dam stopped

Maharashtra government ordered a halt to the release of water from Sina-Kolegaon dam after it was found that water was being used for agriculture.

Shinde not keen on poll pact with NCP for Solapur

Congress may not go for an alliance
with NCP for the Solapur Municipal Corporation elections
scheduled for February 16.

Eight injured in police lathicharge in Solapur

At least eight persons were injured
when police resorted to lathicharge to disperse protesters here who had taken out a procession to celebrate Ambedkar anniversary.

MNS activists ransack civic office in Solapur

Activists of Maharashtra Navnirman
Sena ransacked an office of Solapur Municipal Corporation.

Over 3 lakh devotees in Pandharpur for `Maghi Ekadashi`

Over three lakh devotees arrived in
the pilgrimage town of Pandharpur for the `Maghi Ekadashi` celebrations.

Cholera death toll in Solapur rises to 13

The death toll due to cholera
has gone up to 13 in Solapur city, gripped by the epidemic
since last week.

Dark horse: Hindustan Times

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