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Pankaja Munde undertook fast to draw state government's attention on water crisis in Marathwada

Pankaja Munde undertook fast to draw state government's attention on water crisis in Marathwada

Mumbai: After leading a scathing attack against the party leadership for her neglect, BJP leader and former minister Pankaja Munde, on Mo...Read More

Sai Baba birthplace controversy: Sunday onwards, Shirdi to observe indefinite bandh

Sai Baba birthplace controversy: Sunday onwards, Shirdi to observe indefinite bandh

The residents of Shirdi village met on Friday and decided to protest against announcing Pathari as Sai Baba's birthplace from Sunday.

Plan to get water to Marathwada ready, signs pending: Nitin Gadkari

Plan to get water to Marathwada ready, signs pending: Nitin Gadkari

Aurangabad: A plan to bring water from Tapi, Damanganga and Pinjar rivers to Marathwada through Ahmednagar and Nashik districts is ready ...Read More

2023 deadline for 52 irrigation plans

2023 deadline for 52 irrigation plans

Nagpur: State government plans to complete 52 long-pending irrigation projects by 2023. Of the 52 projects, 29 projects (worth Rs 7,771 c...Read More

Pankaja Munde skips crucial party meet at Aurangabad

Pankaja Munde skips crucial party meet at Aurangabad

Mumbai: Former minister Pankaja Munde, who last week hogged the headlines after she removed the party's name from her Twitter bio, on Mon...Read More

Marathwada supports BJP-Shiv Sena alliance but packs two ministers

Marathwada supports BJP-Shiv Sena alliance but packs two ministers

Aurangabad: Even though the BJP-Sena alliance emerged victorious in 29 constituencies (two more than 2014 ) among 48 seats in Marathwada ...Read More

Tall poll promises: Will new govt put its money where its mouth is?

Tall poll promises: Will new govt put its money where its mouth is?

Notwithstanding the ongoing economic slowdown and severe constraints on finances, political parties in Maharashtra are engaged in one-upm...Read More

Marathwada: Water crisis hits 6 of 9 major dams

Marathwada: Water crisis hits 6 of 9 major dams

Aurangabad: As many as 6 of the 9 major dams that supply water to urban and rural areas in the drought-prone Marathwada region continue t...Read More

Water-deficient Marathwada needs crop pattern change: Expert

Water-deficient Marathwada needs crop pattern change: Expert

He said 80 per cent of water was spent on sugarcane cultivation, and claimed growing jowar (sorghum) and maize, which need less water, co...Read More

Water-deficient Marathwada needs crop pattern change: Expert

Water-deficient Marathwada needs crop pattern change: Expert

Aurangabad: The pattern of crop sowing in parched Marathwada needs to change as per availability of water because dams in the region are ...Read More

Maharashtra government plans to set up organised market to boost the silk industry in state: Report

Maharashtra government plans to set up organised market to boost the silk industry in state: Report

To boost the silk industry in Maharashtra, the state government has planned to make available local markets for sericulturists in drought...Read More

Carol Andrade column: A story of 15 villages that is both happy and happening

Carol Andrade column: A story of 15 villages that is both happy and happening

There is one story to which I keep returning again and again, because it is guaranteed to make me smile. After all, how many happy storie...Read More

Will make Marathwada draught-free in coming years: Devendra Fadnavis

Will make Marathwada draught-free in coming years: Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis was addressing a rally of women from various self-help groups in the region with Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Thackeray Jr on tour in Vidarbha, Marathwada

Thackeray Jr on tour in Vidarbha, Marathwada

His tour will start from Nagpur in the Vidarbha region on August 27 and will end on August 31 at Jalna in the Marathwada region.

IMD predicts heavy rainfall for next 2-3 days in Mumbai

IMD predicts heavy rainfall for next 2-3 days in Mumbai

Due to the strengthening of monsoon currents and the formation of low-pressure area over North West Bay of Bengal, the rainfall intensity...Read More

Increased rainfall activity from July 19 in Maharashtra: IMD

Increased rainfall activity from July 19 in Maharashtra: IMD

In a late night forecast, the Mumbai regional centre of the India Meteorological Department stated that the regions such as South Madhya ...Read More

Directorate General of GST intelligence detects GST evasion of Rs 300 crore in Nagpur zone

Directorate General of GST intelligence detects GST evasion of Rs 300 crore in Nagpur zone

The Directorate General of GST intelligence (DGGI) Nagpur Zonal Unit Thursday said it has detected good and services tax (GST) evasion am...Read More

Rainwater harvesting is weapon to battle drought in state, says city engineer

Rainwater harvesting is weapon to battle drought in state, says city engineer

The drought situation in Maharashtra is grim, with most districts having been declared drought-affected. Groundwater levels in the state ...Read More

After a long wait, rain in Marathwada

After a long wait, rain in Marathwada

After registering its presence in Konkan, the monsoon has now made its appearance in some districts of Marathwada. There were heavy rains...Read More

Uddhav Thackeray tells PM Modi Stand by Marathwada like Sardar Patel did

Uddhav Thackeray tells PM Modi Stand by Marathwada like Sardar Patel did

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should stand by the state's Marathwada region like how the c...Read More

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