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Maharashtra polls in three phases

Maharashtra polls in three phases

Mumbai, March 5  Maharashtra will elect 48 Lok Sabha members over three days in April. The first lot of votes will be cast in 10 constituencies in eastern Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region April 10. These constituencies are Akola, Amravati, Buldana,...
Power retail tariff to rise in 5 states : ICRA

Power retail tariff to rise in 5 states : ICRA

New Delhi, Feb 25  Power retail tariff rates will rise in Gujarat, Haryana, Maharashtra, Punjab and Rajasthan, ratings agency ICRA estimates after the central regulator last week allowed power companies to increase rates for power sold to discoms. “The...
Raj Bhavan of Maharashtra gets ISO certification

Raj Bhavan of Maharashtra gets ISO certification

Mumbai, Feb 25 : Raj Bhavan of Maharashtra has achieved the distinction of becoming an ISO Certified organisation having excellent management systems. Mumbai Raj Bhavan is perhaps the first Raj Bhavan in the country to have received the international...
The President, Pranab Mukherjee addressing the Conference of Vice Chancellors of Agricultural Universities & Directors of IACR

The President, Pranab Mukherjee addressing the Conference of Vice Chancellors of Agricultural Universities & Directors of IACR

The President, Pranab Mukherjee addressing the Conference of Vice Chancellors of Agricultural Universities & Directors of IACR Institutes & Progressive Farmers, at Vidyanagari, in Maharashtra on January 19, 2014. The Union Minister for Agriculture...
Maharashtra to launch food security scheme Feb 1

Maharashtra to launch food security scheme Feb 1

Mumbai, Jan 14  Maharashtra will launch a food security scheme in the state Feb 1, Food and Civil Supplies Minister Anil Deshmukh said. The scheme, which will benefit over seven crore of the state’s over 11 crore population, will be inaugurated...
The President, Pranab Mukherjee unveiled the statue of Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj, at All India Shivaji Memorial Society,

The President, Pranab Mukherjee unveiled the statue of Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj, at All India Shivaji Memorial Society,

The President, Pranab Mukherjee unveiled the statue of Rajarshi Chhatrapati Shahu Maharaj, at All India Shivaji Memorial Society, Shivaji Nagar, in Pune, Maharashtra on December 28, 2013. The Governor of Maharashtra, K. Sankaranarayanan, the Union Minister...
The President, Pranab Mukherjee at the inauguration of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the Tribal Research & Training Institute

The President, Pranab Mukherjee at the inauguration of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the Tribal Research & Training Institute

The President, Pranab Mukherjee at the inauguration of the Golden Jubilee Celebrations of the Tribal Research & Training Institute, at Pune, in Maharashtra on December 28, 2013. The Governor of Maharashtra, K. Sankaranarayanan, the Union Minister...
President to visit UP, Maharashtra

President to visit UP, Maharashtra

New Delhi, Dec 26 President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra Dec 27-28. The president will inaugurate the 37th Indian Social Science Congress-2013 at Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh in Uttar Pradesh Dec 27, said a press release...
Maharashtra tables Adarsh scam report, rejects it

Maharashtra tables Adarsh scam report, rejects it

Nagpur, Dec 21  In an anti-climax, the Maharashtra government tabled the much-anticipated Adarsh Society scam probe report – which accuses politicians of indulging in brazen violations and manipulations of rules and regulations – in the assembly...
The President, Pranab Mukherjee presenting medal to a student, at the Graduation Function of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Training School, at Maharashtra on November 15, 2013.

The President, Pranab Mukherjee presenting medal to a student, at the Graduation Function of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Training School, at Maharashtra on November 15, 2013.

The President, Pranab Mukherjee presenting medal to a student, at the Graduation Function of Bhabha Atomic Research Centre Training School, at Maharashtra on November 15, 2013. The Chief Minister, Maharashtra, Prithviraj Chauhan is also seen.
Hot air balloons to help Maharashtra tourism soar

Hot air balloons to help Maharashtra tourism soar

Mumbai, Oct 23  After Rajasthan, Maharashtra will become the second state to have Hot Air Ballooning adventure tourism from Diwali-eve, officials said here. The first ride Oct 29 will carry eight passengers to 4,000 feet above sea level at Lonavala,...
SC notice to seven states over coal blocks

SC notice to seven states over coal blocks

New Delhi, Sep 26 The Supreme Court Thursday issued notice to seven states seeking their response on the allocation of coal blocks by the central government in their territories. West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Odisha, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh...
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PFC signs MoU with states for bidding 2 UMPPs

New Delhi, Sept 06 :  As part of the initiative to kick start the Odisha-Bedabahal UMPP and Tamil Nadu –Cheyyur UMPP, both of 4000 MW each,the Procurers from these UMPP(s) today signed an MoU amongst themselves and authorized the Power Finance Corporation...
Maharashtra to get modern madrassas at Rs.100 million

Maharashtra to get modern madrassas at Rs.100 million

Mumbai, Sep 5  The Maharashtra government announced major sops to modernize and upgrade “madrassas” (Islamic seminaries) in the state. The government has decided to allocate Rs 100 million (Rs.10 crore) as financial assistance to the madrassas...
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Killing Of A Reformist: REASONING CAN’T BE SILENCED…

Killing Of A Reformist REASONING CAN’T BE SILENCED By Nikhil Gajendragadkar New Delhi, Aug 28 :  Politicians in India have a nasty habit of proclaiming themselves and their State as ‘progressive’. Maharashtra has more reasons to do so. As many...
Andhra, Maharashtra lead in issuing Aadhaar cards

Andhra, Maharashtra lead in issuing Aadhaar cards

Mumbai, Aug 20  With more than 6.26 crore Aadhaar cards issued, Maharashtra ranks second in the country after Andhra Pradesh in the UIDAI scheme, an official statement said here Monday. While Andhra Pradesh has issued 6,59,41,390 cards, Maharashtra follows...
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Telangana, At Last: CENTRE OPENS PANDORA’S BOX…

Telangana, At Last CENTRE OPENS PANDORA’S BOX By Insaf New Delhi, Aug 03 : Telangana has opened a Pandora’s box, notwithstanding the jubilation and tribulation in Andhra Pradesh. While the decision to create the nation’s 29th State may well have...
Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra yet to join National Pension System

Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Maharashtra yet to join National Pension System

Chennai, July 27  Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Maharashtra are the three states that are yet to get on board the National Pension System (NPS) for their employees despite issuing notifications to that effect, said the pension regulator here Friday. “Twenty-three...
The President, Pranab Mukherjee releasing a booklet, at the valedictory function of Golden Jubilee of Dayanand Education

The President, Pranab Mukherjee releasing a booklet, at the valedictory function of Golden Jubilee of Dayanand Education

The President, Pranab Mukherjee releasing a booklet, at the valedictory function of Golden Jubilee of Dayanand Education Society, in Latur, Maharashtra on June 01, 2013. The Governor of Punjab, Shivraj Patil, the Governor of Maharashtra, K. Sankaranarayanan...
The Governor of Maharashtra, K. Sankaranarayanan presenting a memento to the Vice President, Mohd. Hamid Ansari

The Governor of Maharashtra, K. Sankaranarayanan presenting a memento to the Vice President, Mohd. Hamid Ansari

The Governor of Maharashtra, K. Sankaranarayanan presenting a memento to the Vice President, Mohd. Hamid Ansari, at the Twenty First convocation ceremony of North Maharashtra University, at Jalgaon, Maharashtra on April 09, 2013.