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Feb 23, 2017
Maharashtra Civic Election 2017: 'Jaldoot' does the trick for BJP; party set to win LaturWhen Maharashtra government first announced to send a 'water train' to drought-hit Latur in 2015, one would have remotely imagined that it would reap a major political success for BJP in the Congress pocket borough.
Dec 15, 2016
Maharashtra civic polls: BJP shrugs off demonetisation hurt, wins five out of 14 seats in Phase IIThe Centre's demonetisation decision hasn't affected the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra, with the party recording significant successes in the second phase of municipal council elections
Oct 05, 2016
Maharashtra CM Fadnavis announces Rs 49,248 cr development package for MarathwadaOn Tuesday Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced a Rs 49,248 crore development 'package' for Marathwada region, under which important projects, including irrigation and infrastructure, will be completed in a time-bound manner.
Sep 29, 2016
Maharashtra govt faces demands from Maratha, Muslim and Dalit communitiesThe politically dominant Maratha community has been holding marches in various cities across Maharashtra for the last one month.
Aug 01, 2016
Even as floods affect millions in India, Maharashtra's Latur region is relieved of droughtEven as reports have emerged of the floods that have displaced millions of the country's residents, Latur region in Maharashtra is now filled to the brim with water
Jun 13, 2016
Drought-hit Marathwada migrants triple their incomes in Mumbai; rise above poverty: ReportDespite the rough conditions, migrants from Marathwada earn enough money in Mumbai’s construction industry to climb above the poverty line.
May 31, 2016
How water inequality governs drought-hit MaharashtraA resident of Pune, Maharashtra’s second-most developed city, uses five times as much water as her counterpart in Latur, the district most ravaged by drought in the south-central Marathwada region.
May 30, 2016
Drought in India: There's water everywhere in Latur, but not a drop of it's freeAnything to do with the storage, supply or distribution of water is a flourishing business in drought hit Latur. A sort of thirst economy exists there.
May 25, 2016
Drought in India: Narendra Modi's inaction speaks louder than his wordsWhen the PM - who is tasked with responding to a disaster takes to musing right in the middle of a drought crisis, something is out of place
May 23, 2016
Hunger, child marriage, prostitution: How drought hurts women, Dalits moreIndia's worst drought in decades is hurting women and lower-caste Dalits disproportionately, with impacts ranging from malnutrition to early marriage to prostitution, activists say.