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Andhra Pradesh farmers part with 33,000 acres land for state capital at Amaravati
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Andhra Pradesh farmers part with 33,000 acres land for state capital at Amaravati

Farmers have "voluntarily offered" about 38,581 acre land required for Andhra Pradesh's new capital at Amaravati under the pooling system

Union minister Nitin Gadkari: Loan waiver can't address issue of farmer suicides in Vidarbha
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Union minister Nitin Gadkari: Loan waiver can't address issue of farmer suicides in Vidarbha

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.

Anna Hazare plans Satyagraha against Narendra Modi government for not implementing Lokpal Act
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Anna Hazare plans Satyagraha against Narendra Modi government for not implementing Lokpal Act

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
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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
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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.

BMC Election 2017: Shiv Sena to lodge complaint after 12 lakh names go missing from voter lists
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BMC Election 2017: Shiv Sena to lodge complaint after 12 lakh names go missing from voter lists

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.

PM's digital dream: Why Amravati should be the pilot smart city
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PM's digital dream: Why Amravati should be the pilot smart city

Though the government’s heart is at the right place insofar as smart cities are concerned, its actions have been incremental, small and unfocused.

Demonetisation: Over Rs 4 crore in defunct notes seized in Vidarbha
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Demonetisation: Over Rs 4 crore in defunct notes seized in Vidarbha

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

Nashik rape case: Town limps to normalcy after arson and rage
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Nashik rape case: Town limps to normalcy after arson and rage

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.

Centre trims loan amount needed for new Andhra Pradesh capital, Amravati by half
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Centre trims loan amount needed for new Andhra Pradesh capital, Amravati by half

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

Maharashtra: Scanty rainfall in catchment areas worries state administration
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Maharashtra: Scanty rainfall in catchment areas worries state administration

Scanty rainfall during the month of June in catchment areas of major irrigation dams in Maharashtra has left the state administration worried.

New Andhra capital 'Amravati' to cost over Rs 27,000 crore
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New Andhra capital 'Amravati' to cost over Rs 27,000 crore

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.

Amravati leads the way in showing how land should be acquired
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Amravati leads the way in showing how land should be acquired

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.

Amaravati launch: PM skirts special status to Andhra; KCR hogs limelight at Naidu party
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Amaravati launch: PM skirts special status to Andhra; KCR hogs limelight at Naidu party

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.

How's this for hero worship? Now, a temple for Chandrababu Naidu in Amaravati
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How's this for hero worship? Now, a temple for Chandrababu Naidu in Amaravati

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party president Nara Chandrababu Naidu will be the presiding deity in a temple being built.

No govt aid in sight, Vidarbha's farmers floored by Rahul's sanvad yatra
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No govt aid in sight, Vidarbha's farmers floored by Rahul's sanvad yatra

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.

Photos: Rahul Gandhi comforts distressed farmers during 15-km padyatra in Vidarbha
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Photos: Rahul Gandhi comforts distressed farmers during 15-km padyatra in Vidarbha

Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi interacts with farmers during his 15-km padyatra in Amravati district in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra.

Rahul Gandhi returns to old 'Kalavati' form on Amravati padyatra
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Rahul Gandhi returns to old 'Kalavati' form on Amravati padyatra

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

Rahul Gandhi to undertake day-long padyatra in Amravati on 30 April
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Rahul Gandhi to undertake day-long padyatra in Amravati on 30 April

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.

Modi slams Pawar for farmers' suicides in Amravati
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Modi slams Pawar for farmers' suicides in Amravati

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.