17 Apr 2014
Mumbai: The 19 constituencies in Maharashtra where polling was held on Thursday in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections in the state recorded an average 61.7 percent turnout by 6 pm, the closing time.
16 Apr 2014
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court suggested that the Maharashtra government should consider permitting farmers affected by unseasonal hailstorms in several districts to open bank accounts on the basis of their Aadhar cards alone.
13 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Nearly 3.25 crore voters are expected to decide the fate of 358 candidates, including Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan and senior BJP leader Gopinath Munde, in 19 constituencies during the second phase of Lok Sabha election in Maharashtra on April 17.
15 Apr 2014
Nagpur: The concept of Maha Lok Adalat has been gaining momentum in Maharashtra with a large number of cases being amicably settled through alternate dispute redressal (ADR) mechanism.
16 Apr 2014
Mumbai: Pune, known as cultural capital of Maharashtra, is witnessing a bizarre political situation as the Congress candidate has to face odds mounted by insider apart from fending off challenges from opponents.
11 Apr 2014
Mumbai: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) is not going to have a cake-walk in the western part of the politically crucial state of Maharashtra, which is considered as the stronghold of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar. The saffron party, which is keen to make significant turnovers in its poll fortunes this time around, has already chalked out a series of strategies to counter its oppositions in the region.
14 Apr 2014
Mumbai: The Congress is not finding itself it in a comfortable position in Latur Lok Sabha constituency in the sprawling Marathwada region of Maharashtra. The party is missing the political acumen and experience in the form of seasoned leaders like Shivraj Patil and Vilasrao Deshmukh as both of them are not in the fray to contest the 16th Lok Sabha elections.
29 Jan 2014
Hyderabad: High on confidence following their fairytale run this season, underdogs Maharashtra would be eyeing to break their 72-year title jinx when they take on favourites Karanataka in the summit clash of the Ranji Trophy.
16 Jun 2013
Against the backdrop of the severe drought in several parts of the state prior to this monsoon, Maharashtra Government is preparing a water policy on the lines of the National Water Policy.
03 Apr 2014
Mumbai: For the first time in Maharashtra, the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) is feeling the absence of republican parties who parted ways with the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) combine in the state.