Sharad Pawar to hold district-wise meets with local NCP leaders to identify candidates for Maharashtra Assembly polls
NCP (Nationalist Congress Party) chief Sharad Pawar will hold district-wise meetings with the party's local leaders starting 13 June to identify potential candidates for the Maharashtra Assembly polls, sources said on Tuesday.
Amravati Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: close contest between Anandrao Vithoba Adsul and Navnit Ravi Rana
Shiv Sena has a stronghold in Amravati since 1999. Anandrao Vithoba Adsul has been representing the constituency since 2009.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a blistering attack on Andhra Pradesh chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu in Amaravati.
BJP MLA from Katol Ashish Deshmukh demands declaration of drought in parts of Vidarbha, seeks assistance for farmers
Disgruntled BJP MLA Ashish Deshmukh demanded Wednesday that the state government declare drought in some parts of Vidarbha and provide necessary assistance to farmers.
17 districts in Maharashtra's Marathwada, Vidarbha regions facing drought-like situation, says water department
Most parts of Maharashtra's Marathwada region received average rainfall this monsoon and the water stock in the region stands at just 28.81 percent
Maharashtra declares 115 tehsils as 'cotton growing' areas; officials say textile units to be set up based on production
The Maharashtra government has declared 115 tehsils as 'cotton growing' areas in the state, a decision aimed at boosting the textile industry, an official said on Thursday.
Maharashtra government allocates Rs 7,000 crore for completion of drinking water projects in scarcity-prone areas
Under the National Rural Drinking Water Scheme, the government has approved a proposal of Rs 7,952 crore for completing 6,624 water projects in 10,583 villages, he said.
Bombay High Court questions government about availability of nutritious food for children, women in tribal belt
The Bombay high court has sought to know from the Maharashtra government if it distributes nutritious food to children and lactating mothers living in the tribal belt of the state.
Naidu was addressing a workshop — "Andhra Pradesh: The Emerging Hub of Indian Media", organised by Centre for Strategy and Leadership in Delhi.
Six workers killed in Andhra Pradesh after poisonous gas leaks from steel mill in Anantapuramu district
Six workers died in a poisonous gas leak at a private steel mill in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapuramu district. Carbon monoxide is the main gas used for reheating process and its leak caused the mishap
Bombay HC directs Maharashtra govt to fill vacancies of doctors in malnutrition-hit Melghat, Nandurbar regions
Bombay HC has asked the Maharashtra government to increase the number of doctors and assistant medical staff in the malnutrition-hit tribal areas of Melghat and Nandurbar
The ruling BJP and the Shiv Sena had contested the polls in alliance. The opposition Congress and the NCP had also tied-up for the biennial polls. Apart from Amravati, the BJP bagged Wardha-Chandrapur-Gadchiroli local bodies seat.
BJP candidate Suresh Dhas on Tuesday won the Maharashtra Legislative Council election from the Osmanabad-Beed-Latur local bodies seat.
The police on Monday foiled an immolation bid by two Congress MLAs over farmers' issues near the district collectorate and detained both of them, an official said.
Indian universities must become centres of excellence, produce multi-skilled students: Venkaiah Naidu
M Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said that the universities in the country should become centres of excellence and produce multi-skilled students of tomorrow.
Disruptions irk legislators as question pile up in both Houses of Andhra Pradesh following relocation to Amravati
As many as 296 questions raised by the members elicited no response from Andhra Pradesh government in the Assembly, whereas 603 remain unanswered in the Council
Hyperloop envisages a tube modular transport system that runs free of friction. It is still in trial stages in different countries.
HTT claims that this Hyperloop route will reduce the distance to a 6 minute trip instead of the current time of ‘more than one hour’.
Venkaiah Naidu rubbishes claims that he was nominated for fear of contending for prime minister's post
NDA's vice-presidential candidate Venkaiah Naidu Saturday rubbished "talk" that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah named him for the top post as they feared that he would be a contender for the PM's post in 2019
Independent MLA from Maharashtra Bacchu Kadu was arrested on Monday for allegedly abusing the city's civic chief and raising hands on him, police said.