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Param Bir Singh, under whom ACB gave clean chit to Ajit Pawar, appointed as new Mumbai Police commissioner
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Param Bir Singh, under whom ACB gave clean chit to Ajit Pawar, appointed as new Mumbai Police commissioner

Param Bir Singh, a 1988-batch IPS officer, was posted as the DG of Anti-Corruption Bureau before his appointment as the Mumbai Police Commissioner

Maharashtra govt formation: Two Independent MLAs from Vidarbha extend support to BJP-Shiv Sena alliance
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Maharashtra govt formation: Two Independent MLAs from Vidarbha extend support to BJP-Shiv Sena alliance

Two Independent MLAs, one of them backed by the Congress-NCP combine in the recently concluded Assembly polls, have declared their support to the BJP in Maharashtra, where the party and its ally Shiv Sena are locked in a tussle on the division of power in the new government.

Maharashtra polls: BJP's overconfidence, downplaying of local issues behind its reduced tally in crucial Vidarbha region
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Maharashtra polls: BJP's overconfidence, downplaying of local issues behind its reduced tally in crucial Vidarbha region

Although Fadnavis referred to BJP rebels who were unhappy with compromises made during the seat sharing and ticket distribution negotiations, the party’s reduced tally can also be traced to a 'rebellion' from voters in the agrarian-dominated Vidarbha region, which also has a sizeable tribal population

Maharashtra Assembly Election 2019, Chandrapur profile: Incumbent BJP MLA Nanaji Shamkule eyes third term, faces Congress' Mahesh Mendhe
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Maharashtra Assembly Election 2019, Chandrapur profile: Incumbent BJP MLA Nanaji Shamkule eyes third term, faces Congress' Mahesh Mendhe

Reserved under Scheduled Caste (SC) category, Chandrapur Assembly constituency is one of the 288 seats that will vote for the Maharashtra Assembly Election 2019 on 21 October

Maharashtra polls: Villages in Chandrapur say will hold BJP 'accountable' in 21 Oct elections as NTFP-based self-employment takes hit
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Maharashtra polls: Villages in Chandrapur say will hold BJP 'accountable' in 21 Oct elections as NTFP-based self-employment takes hit

The mismanagement of the case by the forest department has cost at least 50 families in both the villages their primary livelihood, and voters have resolved to hold the Devendra Fadnavis-led BJP-Shiv Sena combine government of Maharashtra 'accountable' in the election.

Woman in Maharashtra's Chandrapur starved for 50 days for 'treasure'; husband among two held
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Woman in Maharashtra's Chandrapur starved for 50 days for 'treasure'; husband among two held

A complaint was lodged Tuesday and the woman's husband and the self-proclaimed godman were arrested on Wednesday, a police official said.

Tigress, two cubs found dead near Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve; farmer confesses to poisoning big cats, taken to custody
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Tigress, two cubs found dead near Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve; farmer confesses to poisoning big cats, taken to custody

A tigress and her two cubs were found dead in Maharashtra's Chandrapur district Monday morning with forest officials suspecting the big cats could have succumbed to poisoning

Sharad Pawar to hold district-wise meets with local NCP leaders to identify candidates for Maharashtra Assembly polls
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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.

India weather updates: Vidarbha, Marathwada sweat as mercury crosses 45°C; heatwave to persist over the week
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India weather updates: Vidarbha, Marathwada sweat as mercury crosses 45°C; heatwave to persist over the week

A delayed monsoon has left most parts of India sizzling, with temperatures soaring above 40°C across several cities in central and northern India, crossing 45°C at several places.

Janjgir-Champa Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Party, Candidate, Constituency wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing
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Janjgir-Champa Lok Sabha Election Result 2019 LIVE Updates: Party, Candidate, Constituency wise Winner, Loser, Leading, Trailing

Kamaladevi Patle from the BJP won the Janjgir-Champa seat in the Lok Sabha election of 2009 and 2014.

MSCW serves notice to three Maharashtra Congress leaders for derogatory remarks on sexual abuse victims
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MSCW serves notice to three Maharashtra Congress leaders for derogatory remarks on sexual abuse victims

Maharashtra State Commission for Women (MSCW) Wednesday issued notices to three Congress leaders for their remarks over the sexual abuse of tribal girls at a hostel in Rajura in Chandrapur district

Maharashtra declares 115 tehsils as 'cotton growing' areas; officials say textile units to be set up based on production
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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.

Rahul Gandhi visits late Dalit farmer-scientist Dadaji Ramaji Khobragade's kin, apologises for nation's apathy towards his achievements
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Rahul Gandhi visits late Dalit farmer-scientist Dadaji Ramaji Khobragade's kin, apologises for nation's apathy towards his achievements

Congress president Rahul Gandhi visited the family of late Dalit farmer-scientist Dadaji Ramaji Khobragade in Chandrapur, Maharashtra.

Three crude bombs seized from Gomati district during President Ramnath Kovind's visit to Tripura
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Three crude bombs seized from Gomati district during President Ramnath Kovind's visit to Tripura

Three country-made bombs were on Thursday seized from a saloon in Gomati district, about three km from the helipad at Chandrapur where the chopper carrying President Ramnath Kovind landed on Thursday.

Reliance Foundation signs MoU with Maharashtra govt, extends malnutrition programme to 16 districts
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Reliance Foundation signs MoU with Maharashtra govt, extends malnutrition programme to 16 districts

Reliance Foundation, CEO, Jagannatha Kumar and Minister of Rural Development, Government of Maharashtra, Pankaja Munde on Thursday signed a MoU to minimise malnutrition in children

Union Minister Hansraj Ahir clarifies comment on doctors, says was upset over absence of civil surgeon
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Union Minister Hansraj Ahir clarifies comment on doctors, says was upset over absence of civil surgeon

Ahir was speaking at the inauguration of a generic medicine counter at the Government Medical College and Hospital in Chandrapur, in eastern Maharashtra.

Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan apologises for saying 'naming liquor brands after women helps boost demand'
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Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan apologises for saying 'naming liquor brands after women helps boost demand'

Under fire for suggesting that the use of feminine brand names would boost liquor sales, Maharashtra minister Girish Mahajan on Monday apologised for his remarks.

Narendra Modi hails NGO's 200-day campaign to clean Chandrapur fort, says it sets example of fostering co-operation
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Narendra Modi hails NGO's 200-day campaign to clean Chandrapur fort, says it sets example of fostering co-operation

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the efforts of an NGO that ran a 200-day campaign to clean a fort at Chandrapur in Maharashtra.