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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Fans hail Sheldon Jackson’s ‘jordar’ ton as Saurashtra defeat Maharashtra in final
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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Fans hail Sheldon Jackson’s ‘jordar’ ton as Saurashtra defeat Maharashtra in final

Sheldon Jackson was named the Player of the Match as his unbeaten 133 runs off 136 balls helped Saurashtra defeat Maharashtra by five wickets in the final in Ahmedabad

Maharashtra-Karnataka boundary row: Interstate problem with same party now in power in both states and Centre
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Maharashtra-Karnataka boundary row: Interstate problem with same party now in power in both states and Centre

The border dispute dates back to 1957 after the reorganisation of states on linguistic lines. Maharashtra laid claim to Belagavi which was part of the erstwhile Bombay Presidency as it has a sizeable Marathi-speaking population. It also laid claim to 814 Marathi-speaking villages which are currently

Maharashtra: 15-year-old Kalyan boy rapes & murders minor girl in retaliation for her father's assault
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Maharashtra: 15-year-old Kalyan boy rapes & murders minor girl in retaliation for her father's assault

The incident came to light after the body of the girl was found on the premises of a residential society in the Kalyani West region that is located near Kalyan railway station on Thursday morning

Mumbai: 1,162 children vaccinated against measles during special drive; city reports 23 new cases
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Mumbai: 1,162 children vaccinated against measles during special drive; city reports 23 new cases

The Maharashtra health department has also formed a state-level task force headed by Dr Subhash Salunke to tackle rising measles cases

Assam continues to be worst performer in Maternal Mortality Rate, with marginal improvement
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Assam continues to be worst performer in Maternal Mortality Rate, with marginal improvement

Madhya Pradesh was reported with the second-highest MMR of 173 per lakh live births and Uttar Pradesh 167

Vijay Hazare Trophy: Ton-up Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ankit Bawne fire Maharashtra into final with 12-run win over Assam
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Vijay Hazare Trophy: Ton-up Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ankit Bawne fire Maharashtra into final with 12-run win over Assam

Sent in to bat, skipper Gaikwad continued his sensational run with a 126-ball 168, while Bawne made 110 off 89 balls as the duo shared a 207-run partnership to lift Maharashtra to 350 for seven.

Maharashtra logs 717 measles cases since January, Mumbai worst-hit
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Maharashtra logs 717 measles cases since January, Mumbai worst-hit

On Tuesday, Mumbai recorded five fresh measles cases and one suspected death, the city's civic body had said in a bulletin earlier in the day. In Mumbai alone, ten deaths due to measles have been reported as of November 28

Special court grants bail to ex-Maharashtra minister Anil Deshmukh's son in money laundering case
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Special court grants bail to ex-Maharashtra minister Anil Deshmukh's son in money laundering case

A special court designated to hear cases related to the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) recorded his appearance and then granted him bail

Maharashtra: At least 14 injured as foot over bridge collapses at railway station in Chandrapur
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Maharashtra: At least 14 injured as foot over bridge collapses at railway station in Chandrapur

The Central Railway (CR) said in a press release that a part of the pre-cast slab of the FoB connecting platform number 1 and 2 collapsed, but the other part of the bridge is intact

'Women look good even without clothes': Ramdev's remarks sparks controversy
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'Women look good even without clothes': Ramdev's remarks sparks controversy

The video of the speech made by Ramdev on Friday was shared by Delhi Women’s Commission chief Swati Maliwal, who condemned his comments and said that he should “apologise to the country”

Maharashtra: Shelter home operator arrested for allegedly raping minor
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Maharashtra: Shelter home operator arrested for allegedly raping minor

Other Aadharashram resident girls' statements were also recorded by the police

Maharashtra: Man traffics minor girl using fake identity in Ahmednagar
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Maharashtra: Man traffics minor girl using fake identity in Ahmednagar

According to the NCPCR chairperson, the accused Ahmed Sheikh used a forged Aadhar card to traffic the minor

Karnataka-Maha border dispute: Bommai's poster smeared with black ink in Mumbai bus stop
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Karnataka-Maha border dispute: Bommai's poster smeared with black ink in Mumbai bus stop

Notably, this comes amid the ongoing border dispute between Maharashtra and Karnataka that witnessed states’ leaders taking digs at each other

Maharashtra: Locals rename Sultanpur as 'Rahul Nagar' after 26/11 martyr
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Maharashtra: Locals rename Sultanpur as 'Rahul Nagar' after 26/11 martyr

Rahul Shinde, a State Reserve Police Force constable attained martyrdom during the terror attacks 14 years ago

Amruta Fadnavis jumps into Shivaji row: All the times Devendra Fadnavis' wife hit headlines
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Amruta Fadnavis jumps into Shivaji row: All the times Devendra Fadnavis' wife hit headlines

From claiming traffic congestion causes divorce to jumping to the defence of Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari amid the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj row, Amruta Fadnavis has shown a penchant for making news

'As long as country's system will remain hollow, girls will keep dying like this': Swati Maliwal on Shraddha's  murder
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'As long as country's system will remain hollow, girls will keep dying like this': Swati Maliwal on Shraddha's murder

Maharashtra Police on Wednesday said that based on a complaint by Shraddha Walkar in 2020, they had begun an investigation but the case was closed after she gave a written statement to withdraw the case

Decades-old Karnataka, Maharashtra border row flares up again; states prep for legal battle
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Decades-old Karnataka, Maharashtra border row flares up again; states prep for legal battle

Maharashtra laid claim on Belagavi, earlier known as Belgaum, which was part of the Bombay Presidency at the time of independence, on linguistic grounds. Belagavi bordering Maharashtra has a significant population of Marathi-speaking people

Earthquake of magnitude 3.6 hits near Maharashtra's Nashik
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Earthquake of magnitude 3.6 hits near Maharashtra's Nashik

According to the NCS, the movement of tectonic plates under the earth's surface was felt around 4 am in 89 kilometres west of Nashik. The depth of the earthquake was 5 km below the ground

How Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari stirred up a political storm with his remarks on Shivaji
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How Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari stirred up a political storm with his remarks on Shivaji

The Opposition has demanded the recall of Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari after he called Shivaji an ‘icon of the olden days’. BJP’s Sudhanshu Trivedi has also come under fire over the purported statement he made about the Maratha king on a Hindi TV channel

Maharashtra: Shinde camp demands 'Governor Koshyari be shifted out of state' over Shivaji remarks row
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Maharashtra: Shinde camp demands 'Governor Koshyari be shifted out of state' over Shivaji remarks row

Gaikwad, claimed that Koshyari had previously stirred up controversy by making remarks regarding the Maratha Empire's founder