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Mar 02, 2019
Minor repeatedly raped by 12-year-old boy in Maharashtra’s Palghar district; accused booked under POCSO ActA 10-year-old girl was allegedly repeatedly raped by a boy at a village in Palghar district of Maharashtra, police said on Saturday.
Mar 01, 2019
Earthquake of 4.3 magnitude hits Maharashtra's Palghar district, tremors felt even in MumbaiAn earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale hit Dahanu town of Maharashtra's Palghar district on Friday, the tremors of which were felt in Mumbai as well. The earthquake hit at around 11 am.
Nov 09, 2018
Two wagons of goods train catch fire in Maharashtra's Palghar district; rail services affected, probe underwayAfter the incident, the Western Railway (WR) cancelled a couple of long-distance trains. Besides, at least 10 long-distance trains were halted and suburban train services between Virar and Dahanu Road stations were stopped till Friday morning, they said. However, the services were restored by 9.10 am on Friday, they said.
Oct 09, 2018
BJP activist Rupali Chavan found dead at her home in Mumbai's Nallasopara; Maharashtra Police says probe onThey alerted Mumbai Police and officials broke open the door of Rupali Chavan's home and found her dead.
Sep 02, 2018
Land acquisition process in Maharashtra for bullet train project will be completed by 2018 end, says officialThe process of land acquisition in Maharashtra for the bullet train project, including in Palghar district, would be completed by this year end, a top official of the NHSRCL said on Saturday.
Aug 26, 2018
Maharashta govt moots two-tier model to check implementation of schemes aimed at reducing malnutritionHe said the Maharashtra government has taken cue from a similar model of tribal development in Gujarat.
Jul 08, 2018
Maharashtra: One dead due to heavy rain at Chinchoti waterfall in Palghar district; NDRF rescues over 100 stranded touristsA picnicker on Saturday died and a rescue operation was on for 12 others stranded at Chinchoti waterfall in Vasai in neighbouring Palghar district, police said.
Jun 17, 2018
Want nod for bullet train? Give us amenities: Villagers in Maharashtra's Palghar tell authoritiesVillagers of Palghar district ask for amenities like Ponds, ambulances, solar street lights and doctors to allow the launch of Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train
Mar 08, 2018
International Women's Day: Transgender activist takes crowdfunding route to build 'grandma's home' for children of sex workersGauri, the activist, has also pledged Rs 17 lakh that she has received through the TV show Kaun Banega Crorepati for her initiative.
Jan 16, 2017
Tribal schools of Maharashtra Part 1: State of neglect endangers student healthPrimary and secondary schools run in tribal areas are by-and-large a neglected topic in our everyday discourse. The following is the first part of a series that seeks to explore some of the issues that affect these schools.