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Jun 22, 2017
Maharashtra govt urges employees to contribute a day's salary to help farmersThe Maharashtra government on Thursday issued a notification appealing its employees to contribute a day's salary to provide financial assistance to families of farmers in the "suicide-prone" regions of the state.
Jun 09, 2017
Mumbai-Nagpur Expressway promises prosperity, but spells misery for Nashik farmers forced to give up landAround 10,000 hectares of land, most if it homestead and farms, is being acquired for the Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi Expressway, to bring "prosperity" to the poorer regions of eastern Maharashtra. But the agitating farmers in Nashik are sceptical about the promised prosperity.
Jun 08, 2017
Only 6 BCCI state units respond to Deloitte report, continue to undermine COABut save Goa, Odisha, Sikkim, Tripura, UP and Vidarbha, none of the other state units bothered to send their responses
Jun 04, 2017
Sharad Pawar calls Devendra Fadnavis' statements on Maharashtra farmers' protests 'childish'NCP chief Sharad Pawar also said that the farmers' stir took place because the Fadnavis government had "fallen asleep".
Jun 01, 2017
Maharashtra farmers strike turns violent, markets stay deserted across the stateSeveral incidents of violence marred the first day of the farmers strike on Thursday in which over half a million farmers in Maharashtra participated.
May 28, 2017
Union minister Nitin Gadkari: Loan waiver can't address issue of farmer suicides in VidarbhaNagpur: A loan waiver can give relief to some extent but it cannot address the issue of farmer suicides in Maharashtra's Vidarbha region, Union minister Nitin Gadkari said.
May 07, 2017
Typist working in Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam's office held for 'extortion'Police have arrested a typist working at the office of Maharashtra minister Ramdas Kadam for trying to "extort money" using the minister's name.
May 05, 2017
Tour pulses crisis: Recall Maharashtra farm and food ministers from junket, Chavan writes to ModiChavan posted this letter on his Twitter handle and tagged Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in it.
Mar 31, 2017
Delhi records hottest March day since 2011, Vidarbha sizzlesFive hottest places in the country fell under Maharashtra's Vidarbha region even as other states including Delhi, which experienced the hottest March day since 2011, also reeled under searing heat on Friday.
Mar 16, 2017
Vijay Hazare Trophy: MS Dhoni helps Jharkhand stroll into semis with a six at PalamMS Dhoni was the cynosure of all eyes at Palam. The dashing batsman got his team to victory with a six and even signed an autograph for a fan while he was out in the middle batting.