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  1. Maharashtra Govt to Seek Death Penalty in Kopardi Rape: FadnavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Outlook

    As his government faced a fierce attack over the brutal gangrape and murder of a girl in Ahmednagar, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said death penalty would be sought for the guilty. "This is a very serious crime.

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  2. Will the thugs who assaulted this cop be brought to justice?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Rediff.com

    Five months after he was assaulted by a mob and forced to chant 'Jai Bhawani, Jai Shivaji,' Assistant Sub Inspector of Police Yunus Shaikh will return to the police force on July 21. Shaikh relives the assault and its aftermath in this interview with Rediff.com 's Prasanna D Zore. IMAGE: A video grab of the mob assaulting Assistant Sub Inspector Yunus Shaikh of the Pangaon police station, Latur, Maharashtra.

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  3. Maharashtra: Protesters set a bus ablaze in protest of Ahmednagar minor rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | India.com

    Latur, July 19: Latur on Tuesday morning saw protests against the Ahmednagar rape case with protesters setting a bus ablaze. The rape and murder of a 13-year-old last week in Kopardi village has sparked tension not only in the district but also in Aurangabad city on Monday.

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  4. Make in Mozambique: The real reason Modi visitedRead the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | Newkerala.com

    It has as many people as Punjab, and its people are three times poorer. But Narendra Modi became the first prime minister to visit Mozambique in 34 years because the impoverished South African country has something every Indian wants.

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  5. What You Need to Know About the World's Water WarsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | National Geographic

    Underground water is being pumped so aggressively around the globe that land is sinking, civil wars are being waged, and agriculture is being transformed. A shepherd drinks water on the dry bed of Manjara Dam, which supplies water to Latur and nearby villages in the Indian state of Maharashtra.

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  6. Maharashtra: Minister linked to defaulter firm, accused of siphoning fundsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | The Indian Express

    A newly inducted minister in the Devendra Fadnavis Cabinet in Maharashtra has been found to be closely associated with a company listed as a wilful defaulter in the Bank of Maharashtra records. Sambhaji Patil Nilangekar, Minister for Labour, Earthquake Rehabilitation and Ex-servicemen's Welfare, is a guarantor for a loan that was a non-performing asset and declared as a "fraud account" with an outstanding balance of Rs 49.29 crore owed to two state-owned banks - Bank of Maharashtra and Union Bank of India.

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  7. Several parts of Maharashtra continue to reel under flood like situationRead the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Newkerala.com

    Mumbai, July 12 : Several parts of Maharashtra continue to reel under flood like situation due to incessant rains for the past few days. At most places, rivers are flowing above the danger mark, with water entering low lying areas and fields.

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  8. Not displeased, says Pankaja; case filed against supportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    A day after Maharashtra minister Pankaja Munde's apparent unhappiness over being divested of the important water conservation portfolio spilled onto social media, police today filed a case against her supporters for burning an effigy of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. "We have filed a case under sections 37 and 37 of the Bombay Police Act against eight persons," a police officer from Pathardi in Ahmednagar district, where the effigy was burnt yesterday, told PTI over phone.

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  9. Maharashtra Cabinet reshuffle: Case filed against Pankaja...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | DNA India

    A day after Maharashtra minister Pankaja Munde's apparent unhappiness over being divested of the important water conservation portfolio spilled onto social media, police on Monday filed a case against her supporters for burning an effigy of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. "We have filed a case under sections 37 and 37 of the Bombay Police Act against eight persons," a police officer from Pathardi in Ahmednagar district, where the effigy was burnt yesterday, told PTI over phone.

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  10. Post rejig, angry Pankaja Munde supporters burn effigy of Devendra FadnavisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Pankaja Munde's apparent unhappiness over being divested of the important water conservation portfolio yesterday spilled onto the social media while her supporters burnt an effigy of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in Ahmednagar district. Soon after news of her being relieved from the water conservation portfolio became public, a peeved Munde took to Twitter to announce that she was to reach Singapore to attend a global water leader summit on Monday but won't do so as she was no longer the minister of that department.

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  11. Pankaja tweets a jibe over lost portfolioRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Times of India

    TimesofIndia.com provides news 24x7, produced by over 1,000 journalists across India and the world. To enable this, we have to rely on advertising revenue, which ad blockers stop.

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  12. Devendra Fadnavis asks Pankaja Munde to attend water summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | India.com

    Mumbai, Jul 10 : After divesting Pankaja Munde of the important water conservation portfolio in the Cabinet rejig, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has now asked her to attend an international meet she wasn't inclined to. Soon after news of her being relieved from the water conservation portfolio became public, Munde tweeted she was to reach Singapore to attend a global water leaders summit on Monday but won't do so as she was no longer the minister of that department.

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  13. Reshuffle: Pankaja Munde tweets she won't attend WLS 2016, Fadnavis says she mustRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 10 | The Indian Express

    After divesting Pankaja Munde of the important water conservation portfolio in the cabinet shuffle, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has now asked her to attend an international meet she wasn't inclined to. Soon after news of her being relieved from the water conservation portfolio became public, Munde said she was to reach Singapore to attend a global water leader summit on Monday but won't do so as she was no longer the minister of that department.

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  14. Day after Maharashtra cabinet reshuffle, Fadnavis pacifies disgruntled Pankaja MundeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | DNA India

    A day after Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis reshuffled the state cabinet, Pankaja Munde tweeted saying she would not be attending the World Water Week in Singapore which begins on Sunday. On late Saturday night, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis allocated portfolios to newly sworn-in ministers and reshuffled certain portfolios.

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  15. Maharashtra cabinet expansion: Maratha face gets more prominentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    With 4 more ministers from the community inducted yesterday, they make 38% of the 39-member council of ministers. Experts feel that it's a ruse to appease the community The Maratha strength is showing its upper hand yet again in the state council of ministers.

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  16. Fadnavis Expands Ministry, Sena Settles for Two More MoS BerthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Outlook

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today expanded his council of ministers by inducting 10 new faces and elevating BJP's Ram Shinde to Cabinet rank, leaving the bickering ally Shiv Sena to settle for two additional Ministers of State. The exercise, which reflected 45-year-old Fadnavis tightening his hold on the first ever BJP-led regime in the state, raised the strength of the ministry to 41, of which 27 are from the BJP, 12 from Shiv Sena and two from minor partners like Rashtriya Samaj Party and Swabhimani Party.

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  17. Shiv Sena to be part of Fadnavis' cabinet expansion; gets 2 MoS berthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | DNA India

    Two Shiv Sena MLAs will be joining the Devendra Fadnavis Ministry in Maharashtra, which will be expanded on Friday, putting to rest the speculation whether the Uddhav Thackeray-led party would be part of the exercise in the wake of growing strain between the two ruling partners. However, Sena's demand for elevation of the existing Ministers of State to the Cabinet rank was turned down by the Chief Minister, as these two Sena MLAs will be inducted as MoS.

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  18. India Inc gives Rs 1.9 crore to railways for Latur water trainsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Newkerala.com

    Mumbai, July 5 : The Bombay Chamber of Commerce and Industry has awarded Rs 1.90 crore to the Central Railway for its unique initiative of providing drinking water through Jaldoot, or water trains, to the thirsting population of Maharashtra's Latur last April-May. The BCCI members responded to a request to support the novel project of Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to deploy Jaldoot for mitigating the sufferings of the half a million people in Latur. The amount represents approximately 25 percent of the cost of transporting the drinking water from April-June this year, a CR spokesperson said.

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  19. Monsoon arrival: India's relief from crippling droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | ABC News

    ELIZABETH JACKSON: In India, the drenching rains of the monsoon are slowly sweeping north, replacing heat with humidity. The rainy season's onset brings a mixture of chaos and joy with central India in particular rejoicing after a brutal heatwave and crippling drought, so bad that one city resorted to daily deliveries of drinking water, by train.

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  20. Monsoon season has India eagerly awaiting heavy rainfall predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | ABC News

    The drenching monsoon downpours are essential to life in India, bringing with them an end to the dry heat and much-needed rainfall for farmers. This year's rainy season onset has brought a mixture of chaos and joy, with central India in particular rejoicing after a brutal heatwave and crippling drought - so bad that one city resorted to daily deliveries of drinking water, by train.

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