Maharashtra Assembly poll campaign heats up as Narendra Modi, Amit Shah and Rahul Gandhi address rallies
At Bhandara, Modi said in earlier days, schemes were worked out on caste and community considerations. 'However, for my government, only people matter,' he said.
Heavy rains and floods in Maharashtra: Red alert issued for Pune, Satara and Kolhapur; 9 feared dead in Sangli as rescue boat capsizes
The Indian Meteorological Department has issued an 'extremely heavy rain' warning for Pune, Satara, and Kolhapur districts in Maharashtra on 7, 8 and 9 August.
Leopard cub reunited with mother in Satara following 7-day operation; forest officials call for more awareness
In the span of seven days, rigorous efforts were made by wildlife professionals to reunite a leopard cub with her mother.
Maharashtra bandh: Pune worst hit by violence, arson during Maratha quota protests; mobs block highway, vandalise property
The pro-quota Maharashtra bandh called by some Maratha groups on Thursday was marked by sporadic violence and arson, disruption of road traffic and rallies in various parts of the state.
Prithviraj Chavan is facing a formidable a Congress rebel as an adversary in this traditional Congress bastion in Satara district.
Barely a week after the Congress and NCP parted the ways in the state, the former deputy chief minister and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar has taken the rivalry with former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan to a personal level.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and several of his cabinet colleagues figure in the list of 118 Congress candidates for the 15 October Assembly polls announced by the AICC late Wednesday night.
A former Rajya Sabha MP, Chavan was elected to the state legislative council after he was despatched to the state in the aftermath of the Adarsh scandal.
Pawar will have to explain himself. The Election Commission should do so too, for the sanctity of the voters’ list is quite eroded.