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    7 killed in Mumbai-Goa highway mishap

    Mumbai: Seven persons, including a toddler, were killed while four have sustained serious injuries in an accident on the Mumbai-Goa highway near Rajapur on Tuesday morning. All the deceased and injured were in the Eeco car, while two of the luxury bus sustained minor injuries on the head.

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    Maharashtra: Rebel BJP MP Ashish Deshmukh wants petrochemical project in Vidarbha

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena while opposing petrochemical project to be set in Nannar in Rajapur tehsil of Konkan region, Ashish Deshmukh, rebel legislator of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) urged chief minister Devendra Fadnavis to bring the project in Vidarbha region as there is potential for the project and it will benefit both oil manufacturing companies and the consumers.

  • Maharashtra: Farmers, villagers to intensify agitation against refinery in Ratnagiri

    Mumbai: Farmers and villagers on Wednesday vowed to intensify their agitation against a proposed refinery in the coastal Konkan region of Maharashtra. The petroleum ministry plans to set up a refinery at Rajapur in Ratnagiri district, about 400km from Mumbai. It is to be called West Coast Refinery.

  • Maharashtra: Shiv Sena divided over mega refinery project in Konkan

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena is divided over the proposed mega refinery project in Konkan. The state government on Tuesday gave the green signal for the oil refinery project at Rajapur in Ratnagiri district. However, local Sena leaders have not given their consent and even the environment minister Ramdas Kadam (Sena) too has objected to this project.

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    Mumbai: Shiv Sena minister takes stand against party’s ‘decision’

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena leader and minister for industries Subhash Desai has taken a decision to allow Green Refinery Project in Rajapur of Konkan region when Rajan Salvi, the local Sena legislator along with other Sainiks have been opposing it.