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Godavari river rises above danger mark in Nashik; temples, tall statues submerged due to waterlogging
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Godavari river rises above danger mark in Nashik; temples, tall statues submerged due to waterlogging

Following heavy downpour in the region for the past few days, the Godavari river in Nashik has risen above the danger mark.

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.

In rural Maharashtra, an athlete who overcame polio and discrimination, now mentors the next generation
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In rural Maharashtra, an athlete who overcame polio and discrimination, now mentors the next generation

At the age of three, Bavadekar started suffering from polio in both the legs. Today, he is an athlete, wrestler, body-builder, swimmer, coach, farmer, and a cashier in the bank.

'Insensitive' of Sharad Pawar to drag Manohar Parrikar's name into Rafale deal, says former Goa chief minister's son
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'Insensitive' of Sharad Pawar to drag Manohar Parrikar's name into Rafale deal, says former Goa chief minister's son

Parrikar, who took over as defence minister in November 2014, was sworn in as Goa chief minister on 14 March, 2017. He died on 17 March, 2019 after a long battle with a pancreatic cancer.

Uddhav Thackeray, Devendra Fadnavis blame Sharad Pawar for 'destroying' Maharashtra at Kolhapur rally
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Uddhav Thackeray, Devendra Fadnavis blame Sharad Pawar for 'destroying' Maharashtra at Kolhapur rally

In the first rally held jointly by the BJP and Shiv Sena, which have entered into an alliance for the Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis slammed the Congress for questioning the India-Pakistan strikes

Family of missing sailor hopeful of son's return to Kolhapur following fire on two vessels in Kerch Strait
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Family of missing sailor hopeful of son's return to Kolhapur following fire on two vessels in Kerch Strait

Parents of missing Indian sailor Akshay Jadhav, who was on board one of the ships in Kerch Strait off Russia, hope for his return to Maharashtra’s Kolhapur

Farmers attack sugar factories in Maharashtra, set few on fire over delay in payments, better prices for their produce
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Farmers attack sugar factories in Maharashtra, set few on fire over delay in payments, better prices for their produce

Angry over delay in payments, farmers attacked offices of sugar factories in Satara, Sangli and Kolhapur districts of Maharashtra and set some of them ablaze, the police said on Sunday.

Maharashtra farmer who participated in Kisan rally dies after accidentally falling from building in Delhi
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Maharashtra farmer who participated in Kisan rally dies after accidentally falling from building in Delhi

A farmer from Maharashtra, who had participated in the kisan rally in Delhi, died early Saturday after accidentally falling from a building.

Woman featured in iconic 'Glow of Hope' painting dies at 102; artwork captured her on a Diwali, 73 years ago
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Woman featured in iconic 'Glow of Hope' painting dies at 102; artwork captured her on a Diwali, 73 years ago

Gita Uplekar died at her daughter's house in Kolhapur in western Maharashtra Tuesday evening after a brief illness, family sources said.

In Kolhapur, octogenarian master sculptor Ananda Kalke struggles for relevance
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In Kolhapur, octogenarian master sculptor Ananda Kalke struggles for relevance

85-year-old Ananda is the only sculptor left in the Sangrul village of Karvir taluka in Maharashtra’s Kolhapur district who doesn’t use machines to sculpt idols.

Babytai Awale's long battle against patriarchy, casteism in Maharashtra's Tilwani village
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Babytai Awale's long battle against patriarchy, casteism in Maharashtra's Tilwani village

The first woman from the Tilwani village [Maharashtra’s Kolhapur district] to pick up the occupation of puncture repairing, and a proud feminist, today everyone in the village calls her Awale ma’am.

Congress' Ashok Chavan takes dig at Narendra Modi, Devendra Fadnavis, says taxes should be levied on their speeches
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Congress' Ashok Chavan takes dig at Narendra Modi, Devendra Fadnavis, says taxes should be levied on their speeches

The Congress criticised the Maharashtra government for its plan to levy cess on extraction of water from deep wells calling the move as anti-farmers.

Narendra Dabholkar's kin take out protest rally, seek arrest of 'real' killers of anti-superstition activist
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Narendra Dabholkar's kin take out protest rally, seek arrest of 'real' killers of anti-superstition activist

Members of an outfit founded by slain anti-superstition activist Narendra Dabholkar and his family members took out a protest rally in Maharashtra's Pune city on Monday, demanding arrest of the "real perpetrators" of the crime.

Man booked for duping 40 people with false promise of job in Maharashtra medical colleges, taking Rs 2 lakh from each victim
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Man booked for duping 40 people with false promise of job in Maharashtra medical colleges, taking Rs 2 lakh from each victim

The accused man also created a fake website and posted a list of selected persons from whom he had taken money, and gave them bogus appointment letters.

Dhule lynching: Maharashtra Police say Nath Gosavi community is a peaceful tribe with no criminal record
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Dhule lynching: Maharashtra Police say Nath Gosavi community is a peaceful tribe with no criminal record

Dhule's SP said that the mob lynch victims belonged to the Nath Gosavi community, which was a peaceful one with no criminal records

In Maharashtra, children of migrant sugarcane field workers are forced to skip half their classes every year
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In Maharashtra, children of migrant sugarcane field workers are forced to skip half their classes every year

Damini's parents are migrant agricultural labourers, who spend October to March each year traveling between villages cutting sugarcane.

Maharashtra sportswoman accuses Karnataka doctor of repeatedly raping her for over two years
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Maharashtra sportswoman accuses Karnataka doctor of repeatedly raping her for over two years

A prominent international-level sportswoman from Maharashtra has accused a Karnataka doctor of raping her for two years, police said.

Dabholkar, Pansare murders: CBI, CID pin hope in forensics as investigations reach dead end, get rapped by Bombay HC
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Dabholkar, Pansare murders: CBI, CID pin hope in forensics as investigations reach dead end, get rapped by Bombay HC

Justices SC Dharamadhikari and Bharati Dangre rapped the CBI and CID of Maharashtra Police for their failure to apprehend the culprits in the murder of Narendra Dabholkar and Govind Pansare

Maharashtra: At least 13 dead, six injured after minibus falls into river in Kolhapur; rescue ops underway
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Maharashtra: At least 13 dead, six injured after minibus falls into river in Kolhapur; rescue ops underway

The incident occurred when the private bus with at least 16 passengers was heading from Ratnagiri to Kolhapur in Maharashtra.

Maharashtra bandh: 15 FIRs registered in connection with protests in Mumbai, 300 detained
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Maharashtra bandh: 15 FIRs registered in connection with protests in Mumbai, 300 detained

The Mumbai Police registered 16 FIRs and detained over 300 people in connection with protests by Dalit groups during the day-long bandh against the Bhima Koregaon caste clashes