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Saibaba birthplace controversy: Bandh in Shirdi to be called off after Sunday midnight, says local Shiv Sena MP
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Saibaba birthplace controversy: Bandh in Shirdi to be called off after Sunday midnight, says local Shiv Sena MP

The bandh in Shirdi was observed to protest against Uddhav Thackeray's announcement of grant of Rs 100 crore for development of facilities at 'Sai janmasthan' (birthplace) at Pathri in Parbhani district

Saibaba birthplace row: Shops, local transport in Shirdi shut today after Uddhav Thackeray grants Rs 100 cr for development of Pathri
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Saibaba birthplace row: Shops, local transport in Shirdi shut today after Uddhav Thackeray grants Rs 100 cr for development of Pathri

Shops, eateries, various other commercial establishments and local transport remained shut in the Shirdi temple town of Maharashtra on Sunday in response to the bandh called over a controversy on the birthplace of 19th-century saint Saibaba.

Saibaba Temple to open starting today amid indefinite shutdown in Shirdi over saint's birthplace row
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Saibaba Temple to open starting today amid indefinite shutdown in Shirdi over saint's birthplace row

Shirdi, a city in Maharashtra, will remain closed for an indefinite period from Sunday in the wake of state Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's decision to develop Pathri town in Parbhani district as Sai Baba's birthplace

Locals call bandh in Maharashtra's Shirdi today over Saibaba birthplace row; Uddhav Thackeray to hold talks with stakeholders
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Locals call bandh in Maharashtra's Shirdi today over Saibaba birthplace row; Uddhav Thackeray to hold talks with stakeholders

Controversy erupted after Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray announced a grant of Rs 100 crore for development of facilities at 'Sai janmasthan' (birthplace) at Pathri in Parbhani district.

Helicopter services between Mumbai, Pune, Shirdi to begin from 18 November; fares range from Rs 18,900 to Rs 21,900
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Helicopter services between Mumbai, Pune, Shirdi to begin from 18 November; fares range from Rs 18,900 to Rs 21,900

The Indian branch of the US-based startup company Blade is likely to begin helicopter services between Mumbai, Pune, and Shirdi starting from 18 November, reports said on Wednesday.

Maharashtra Election Results 2019; Full List of Winners and Losers: Fadnavis, Thackeray, Chavan among victors; Pankaja Munde, six ministers taste defeat
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Maharashtra Election Results 2019; Full List of Winners and Losers: Fadnavis, Thackeray, Chavan among victors; Pankaja Munde, six ministers taste defeat

Here's the complete list of winners and losers in the Maharashtra Assembly election, the results for which were announced on Thursday

SpiceJet to launch 6 new international, domestic flights from 25 September; to introduce non-stop flight on Kolkata-Bangkok route
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SpiceJet to launch 6 new international, domestic flights from 25 September; to introduce non-stop flight on Kolkata-Bangkok route

SpiceJet has introduced a second non-stop flight on the Kolkata-Bangkok-Kolkata sector besides enhancing frequencies on the domestic sectors of Kolkata-Chennai and Chennai-Shirdi.

IRCTC is offering a two-day tour package from Delhi to Shirdi for Sai Baba devotees
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IRCTC is offering a two-day tour package from Delhi to Shirdi for Sai Baba devotees

The IRCTC tour to Shirdi from Delhi includes flight tickets, airport pickup and drops at Shirdi, one-night accommodation in a deluxe hotel, meals and sightseeing.

Accidental firing of pistol in TikTok video kills teenager in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar; deceased's relatives arrested
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Accidental firing of pistol in TikTok video kills teenager in Maharashtra’s Ahmednagar; deceased's relatives arrested

A teenager was killed after accidentally pressing the trigger of a country-made pistol, while shooting a clip for the social video app TikTok in Maharashtra's Ahmednagar district

Shirdi Sai Baba temple receives donations worth Rs 14.54 crore in just 11 days
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Shirdi Sai Baba temple receives donations worth Rs 14.54 crore in just 11 days

In only 11 days, the iconic Sai Baba temple at Shirdi, has collected Rs 14.54 crore from donations, Rs 30.63 lakh of which is from foreign countries.

Nitin Gadkari collapses in function at Maharashtra's Ahmednagar; Union minister says he fainted due to low blood sugar
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Nitin Gadkari collapses in function at Maharashtra's Ahmednagar; Union minister says he fainted due to low blood sugar

The incident occurred when he was standing with other dignitaries for the National Anthem at the convocation function of the Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth (MPKV) Agricultural University.

Narendra Modi offers prayers at Shirdi Sai Baba temple, gives house keys to PMAY-G beneficiaries across Maharashtra
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Narendra Modi offers prayers at Shirdi Sai Baba temple, gives house keys to PMAY-G beneficiaries across Maharashtra

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday visited Maharashtra's temple town of Shirdi to attend the closing ceremonies of a year-long festival marking the centenary of samadhi of the Shirdi Sai Baba. Modi also handed over keys of houses to beneficiaries of the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Gramin (PMAY-G) and interacted with them via video conference.

Narendra Modi in Shirdi updates: PM says BJP-led govt working to better tourism in Maharashtra, flights to Shirdi to be increased
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Narendra Modi in Shirdi updates: PM says BJP-led govt working to better tourism in Maharashtra, flights to Shirdi to be increased

Narendra Modi in Shirdi updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was welcomed by Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and other state BJP members after landing at Shirdi airport. He is scheduled to participate in the Sai Baba Samadhi centenary celebrations.

Pune Police detains Trupti Desai ahead of activist's proposed meeting with Narendra Modi in Shirdi
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Pune Police detains Trupti Desai ahead of activist's proposed meeting with Narendra Modi in Shirdi

Pune police on Friday detained gender equality activist Trupti Desai, who was on her way to Maharashtra's Shirdi to meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi to demand his intervention into the Sabarimala row.

Courting god: The Supreme Court attempts to rescue India's temples
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Courting god: The Supreme Court attempts to rescue India's temples

On 6 January 2014, the SC ruled that no government had the absolute right to take over the management of temples' trusts

Supreme Court directs Centre to set up a committee to ensure devotees are not fleeced by priests at popular temples
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Supreme Court directs Centre to set up a committee to ensure devotees are not fleeced by priests at popular temples

Supreme Court has directed the Centre to set up a committee to study how the temples across the country are managed, particularly with respect to facilities for pilgrims and utilisation of donations and offerings.

Ex-BJP MP Nana Patole says Opposition must unite to protect democracy, save India from 'dictatorship'
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Ex-BJP MP Nana Patole says Opposition must unite to protect democracy, save India from 'dictatorship'

Former BJP MP Nana Patole on Sunday said the Opposition parties should come together to protect democratic values and save the country from "dictatorship"

President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates Shirdi airport; flags off flight to Mumbai
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President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurates Shirdi airport; flags off flight to Mumbai

President Ram Nath Kovind today inaugurated the newly-built airport at Shirdi in Maharashtra and flagged off the facility's first commercial flight to Mumbai.

Shirdi temple receives Rs 5.52 crore in donations over three-day Guru Poornima festival
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Shirdi temple receives Rs 5.52 crore in donations over three-day Guru Poornima festival

The Saibaba temple in Shirdi received donations worth Rs 5.52 crore during the recent three-day 'Guru Poornima' festival, an increase of Rs 1.40 crore as compared to last year, an official has said

Guru Purnima 2017: Agra woman donates two kg gold sandals to Shirdi temple as three-day festival begins
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Guru Purnima 2017: Agra woman donates two kg gold sandals to Shirdi temple as three-day festival begins

An Agra-based woman devotee on Saturday donated two kg gold 'paduka' (sandals) to the Shri Saibaba Sansthan Trust (SSST) in Shirdi.