Four constables were injured and six vehicles were damaged in the violence; the condition of one of the injured policemen was serious, officials said
The attackers stormed out of a gurdwara, broke barricades and attacked the policemen hours after permission for a public procession was denied
An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'I just wanted to go home; even if I had to walk 10 km more, I would have'
This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.
Oppressed for generations, women cane cutters in Maharashtra continue to work in inhuman conditions, shows study
Women cane cutters are required to work for 13 to 18 hours a day without any weekly rest day. They work even during illness, menstruation, pregnancy or delivery, which affects their health, the study said
Seer murdered inside his ashram in Maharashtra's Nanded; suspect in custody, robbery may be motive: police
Superintendent of Police Vijaykumar Magar said sadhu Shivacharya Nirnay Rudrapratap Maharaj (33) and a 50-year-old man identified as Bhagwan Shinde were killed around 4 am in Nagthana under Umri police station limits.
With agricultural finances stalled, Nanded banks say Fadnavis-led Maharashtra govt worsened credit crisis with shoddy farm loan waiver plan
The virtual non-delivery of farm loan waiver, and the repercussions that followed, will play a crucial role when Maharashtra goes to polls on 21 October, believes former Chief Minister of Maharashtra, and a prominent Congress leader from Nanded, Ashok Chavan.
Ashok Chavan's resignation as Maharashtra Congress chief over poll results has been accepted, says senior leader
'Chavan said he wished to be relieved of the post so that he can concentrate on Nanded from where he was defeated,' a senior leader said.
Prakash Ambedkar-led VBA split Opposition votes in Lok Sabha election, but vote share gives party hope ahead of Maharashtra Assembly polls
Even though the Prakash Ambedkar-led VBA failed to win any seats in the Lok Sabha polls, vote share shows party may hope to open its account in the Maharashtra Assembly election
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.
Ramdev's programme for International Yoga Day in Haridwar cancelled; sources say BJP wants event in poll-bound states
A proposed programme in which Ramdev was supposed to lead thousands of people in celebrations of the International Yoga Day on 21 June was cancelled
In 2014, Congress leader Ashok Chavan won the Nanded seat by defeating BJP’s DB Patil.
At present, Congress leader Rajeev Shankarrao Satav represents the Hingoli seat since 2014.
Narendra Modi compares Congress with ‘sinking Titanic’, says party in worse state than during 2014 Lok Sabha election
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday dismissed the electoral challenge from the Congress party, describing it to be 'like a Titanic ship which is sinking', while also slamming it for promising to scrap the sedition law.
Fuel price fluctuation: Petrol rate crosses Rs 80-mark in Maharashtra's Parbhani district, diesel declines by 11 paise
There are reports that petrol and diesel prices crossed Rs 80 and Rs 72 respectively in certain parts of Maharashtra.
At least 18 people drown across Maharashtra during immersion of idols on last day of Ganesh Chaturthi festival
As many as 18 people drowned on Sunday in various parts of Maharashtra during the immersion of idols on the last day of the Ganesh festival, officials said on Monday.
TDP workers call for protests across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana against arrest warrant issued to Chandrababu Naidu
The Telugu Desam Party (TDP) has called for dharnas and protests across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana after a court in Maharashtra has issued an arrest warrant against Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and 15 others in a 2010 case related to an agitation staged by them over the Babli project across the Godavari river.
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.
Maratha Kranti Morcha to observe Jail Bharo Andolan at Azad Maidan in Mumbai today to demand reservations
Maratha outfit Maratha Kranti morcha who have been demanding reservations in government jobs and education for the community, will kick off another phase of their agitation on Wednesday.
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.
Villages in Maharashtra's Nanded district seek merger with Telangana, submit proposal with TRS MLA Bajireddy Govardhan
Several villages from Nanded district in Maharashtra have expressed desire to become part of Telangana claiming "neglect" by successive governments of their home state for the "last 70 years".