Farmers have "voluntarily offered" about 38,581 acre land required for Andhra Pradesh's new capital at Amaravati under the pooling system
Nagpur: 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.
Water conservationist Rajendra Singh’s outfit in eastern Rajasthan, the Tarun Bharat Sangh, held a three-day workshop (1-3 April) at his headquarters at Bheerampur in Alwar.
Mumbai University not among India’s top 150 institutes; experts blame politics, lack of research programmes
The University of Mumbai has performed poorly, ranking between 151 and 200, in its debut attempt at Centre’s overall ranking of universities and institutes of management, medicine and engineering.
Maharashtra Civic Election 2017: Man of the Match Devendra Fadnavis emerges as new BJP star on horizon
The counting of votes for Maharashtra civic corporations and 25 district councils are almost over. At this stage, it isn't clear who will take over the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), Asia's richest civic body. But one this clear as daylight. Devendra Fadnavis is the Man of the Match — the new star on BJP horizon.
More than 12 lakh Mumbaikars who showed up across the 227 wards on Tuesday to elect a new Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, had to return home disappointed as their names were missing from the voters' list provided by the Maharashtra State Election Commission.
Though the government’s heart is at the right place insofar as smart cities are concerned, its actions have been incremental, small and unfocused.
Police in Maharashtra's Vidarbha region have seized over Rs 4 crore in defunct currency notes of Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 during vehicle checkings at four places
A day after arson and protests against the alleged rape of a five-year-old girl, Nashik in Maharashtra limped to normalcy on Monday, officials said.
A World Bank official confirmed that they have received a request from GOI for a 500 million USD loan for the first phase development of Amravati
Scanty rainfall during the month of June in catchment areas of major irrigation dams in Maharashtra has left the state administration worried.
An expert committee appointed for the new capital of Andhra Pradesh has suggested an estimated Rs 27,097 crore as the cost for building 'Amravati', Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.
The new capital Amravati could come up in a record time of one and half years thanks to winning over resistance due to the inherently win-win nature of the model.
PM Narendra Modi did not talk about special category status in his address at the foundation laying ceremony of Andhra Pradesh’s ‘dream capital’ Amaravati.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party president Nara Chandrababu Naidu will be the presiding deity in a temple being built.
Farmers in the Amravati district of Vidarbha region today told Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi that they have not received adequate government help and demanded minimum price for their crops.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi interacts with farmers during his 15-km padyatra in Amravati district in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra.
In Vidarbha, Rahul Gandhi will be meeting with widows in nine households to discuss farmer suicides and will also meet with farmers as he hopes to figure out ways to tide over the problem of crop failure and agrarian woes
Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi will undertake a 15-km day-long padyatra in Amravati division of Vidarbha region in Maharashtra on 30 April, for highlighting the farmers' woes.
He said Pawar has done little to save the farmers in the belt, which has seen a spate of suicides by farmers, and asked the voters to free India and Maharashtra of NCP.