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Jul 30, 2014

About 150 May Be Trapped in Landslide in India

A landslide hit the village of Ambe in Pune district, Maharashtra state, and buried about 40 house...

Jul 29, 2014

Shiv Sena dubs assault on Marathis in Karnataka as a Kannada terrorisma

Belgaum district administration demolished the board at Yallur village near Belgaum, which proclaimed the village to be in Maharashtra...

Jul 31, 2014

More than 30 people killed and another 100 missing and feared dead after torrential rain causes deadly landslide in Indian village

Authorities said the chances of survival were slim for anyone still trapped under the mud in Malin - a village of 700 people in Pune district of Maharashtra state...

Jul 22, 2014

PM Modi visits BARC; praises scientists

From the Mumbai airport, where he was received Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan and Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, PM Modi headed straight to the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre where he was apprised of the safety and security measures adopte... #India #Mumbai

Jul 30, 2014

More than 200 people buried and at least ten people killed after torrential downpour causes deadly landslide at Indian village

About 100 rescuers had reached the area, but continuing rains and bad roads were hampering rescue efforts and preventing reinforcements from reaching Ambegaon, a village in Pune district in Maharashtra state... #India #Mumbai

Jul 09, 2014

In name game, charity does not begin at home

Following the move to rename University of Pune after social reformer Savitribai Phule, there is a proposal to name two other public universities, North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon and the Solapur University after Maratha greats Bahinabai Chaudha... #India #Mumbai

Jul 31, 2014

Mudslide swallows Indian village; at least 30 dead

Rescuers using earth-moving equipment and their bare hands dug through heavy mud and debris Thursday after a landslide engulfed an entire village in western India, killing at least 30 people and leaving about 100 missing and feared dead. More than 24... #India #Narendra Modi

Jul 06, 2014

HC directs Maharashtra to declare its river policy

The Bombay high court has asked the Maharashtra government to file an affidavit within three weeks declaring its policy on allowing constructions along the banks of rivers, lakes, creeks and tributaries... #India #Narendra Modi

Jul 30, 2014

India landslide kills at least 17 people in Maharashtra state

Up to 200 feared trapped as emergency forces rush to remote Malin village, where debris from a hill collapsed after heavy rain Continue reading..... #India #Narendra Modi

Jul 06, 2014

A day in the life of Bhima Sangle, 35, onion farmer, Lasalgaon mandi, Maharashtra

While onion prices are soaring, Bhima Sangle, a farmer who sells his produce at Lasalgaon Mandi, Asia's largest onion market, says he makes little money It is spread over 17 acres on a rectangular plot of land in the heart of Lasalgaon, a town some 2... #India #Narendra Modi