04 Sep 2015
Nagpur: A 27-year-old woman naxal was killed in an encounter with police in Gadchiroli district in east Maharashtra, police said today. The deceased Kumme Rajjo Majji was a member of Tenth Company under 'Chatgaon Dalam' in Bhamragarh and was allegedly involved in three to four serious encounters in 2014.
03 Sep 2015
Nagpur: The Railways will provide commercial stoppages to the non stop Duronto Express at places where presently there are technical halts.
28 Aug 2015
Beijing: Liu Hong won the women's 20 kilometres walk on Friday to hand China its first gold medal of the Beijing world championships, as defending champion Ashton Eaton took control of the decathlon.
31 Aug 2015
Mumbai:Maharashtra government may consider disallowing cultivation and crushing of sugarcane this year owing to severe water crisis in Marathwada and western regions of the state, Relief and Rehabilitation Minister Eknath Khadse has said.
22 Aug 2015
Patna: Bihar, which faced a drought-like situation till last week, is now bracing up to handle floods in hundreds of its villages. The water level is rising in several rivers following heavy rain in the state and the catchment areas of Nepal since Thursday, threatening hundreds of villages.
28 Aug 2015
New Delhi: Putting the onus back on Congress, the Centre said yesterday the party should convince its units in Goa and Maharashtra over the Mahadayi river dispute even as it stressed that Prime Minister Narendra Modi was ready to solve the issue by convening a meeting of the chief ministers of the two states and that of Karnataka.
24 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Justice Madanlal Laxmandas Tahaliyani, a retired judge of Bombay High Court, was today sworn in as the new Maharashtra Lokayukta. Governor C Vidyasagar Rao administered the oath of office to Justice Tahaliyani at a brief ceremony held at the Darbar Hall of Raj Bhavan here.
27 Aug 2015
Mumbai: 'Super 30' founder and mathematician Anand Kumar met Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis here to discuss ways of imparting quality education to students from poor and underprivileged sections in the state.
26 Aug 2015
Mumbai: Describing as 'serious' the purported claims by BJP leader and former Home Secretary RK Singh regarding Mumbai Police botching up a bid to go after fugitive don Dawood Ibrahim, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said he will order a probe into the matter if the charges are substantiated.
18 Aug 2015
Madrid: Athletic Bilbao claimed their first trophy in 31 years as they drew 1-1 with 10-man Barcelona to win the Spanish Super Cup 5-1 on aggregate on Monday.