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  1. To check suicides, Maharashtra govt wants drought-hit farmers to sell fishRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    The Maharashtra government has launched a unique initiative to stop farmer suicides. It wants drought-affected farmers in Marathwada and Vidarbha to take up business of selling fish.

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  2. BMC engineer held for bribery in 2014 booked in assets case nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Indian Express

    The ACB has found that there was a 97 per cent difference between the value of the assets that the BMC engineer holds and his known sources of income. The Maharashtra Anti-Corruption Bureau has registered a case of disproportionate assets against a former sub-engineer with the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation .

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  3. Maharashtra government to lose Rs4,210 crore in payments to cities for LBT lossesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | DNA India

    The state government decided to scrap local body tax from Saturday for traders with an annual turnover of less than Rs50 crore. Already in a financial mess, the state government may lose around Rs4,210 crore in stamp duty collections devolved to municipal corporations and compensation for revenue losses.

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  4. Rains still play truant, govt chalks out adaptation planRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Indian Express

    After the initial showers, the long dry spell has adversely hit 20 lakh farmers across 14 districts of the state. With monsoons showing no signs of revival over the last 25-35 days, the state government is exploring options to get farmers to adopt changes in the crop pattern in some districts.

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  5. 11 killed in road accident in MaharashtraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Times of India

    At least 11 people died in Latur city of Maharashtra when a heavy truck collided head on with another vehicle carrying 13 passengers. The accident took place early morning when both the drivers were driving at high speed.

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  6. Maharashtra: Reports emerge alleging mass hysterectomies on women, health minister promises actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | DNA India

    Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant on Thursday said he will inquire into the reports of hysterectomies allegedly done without valid reasons in various districts in the state. Maharashtra Health Minister Deepak Sawant on Thursday said he will inquire into the reports of hysterectomies allegedly done without valid reasons in various districts in the state.

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  7. Rajasthan might emulate Maharashtra's 'Jal Yukt Shivar Abhiyan'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2015 | DNA India

    "Our state's success story reached Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and after being impressed with our scheme, she has sent a delegation to study our scheme," Munde said. Impressed with the progress of Maharashtra's 'Jal Yukt Shivar Abhiyan,' Rajashtan may also adopt the state's flagship water conservation and Integrated water management scheme.

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  8. Nepal Govt. taking significant steps to monitor quake-linked relief and rehabilitation: Indian envoyRead the original story

    Jun 30, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    More than two months after a massive earthquake left parts of the Kathmandu Valley in a state of devastation, the Government of Nepal, to its credit, has taken significant steps to monitor disaster-related relief and rehabilitation, said India's Ambassador to Nepal Ranjit Rae. Playing host to an Indian media delegation over dinner at a prominent hotel here on Tuesday night, Ambassador Rae said that for him personally, the April 25 earthquake was a terrible and scary experience, and when it struck on a Saturday when he was at home, it seemed as if the official residence was spinning from the impact of the natural calamity.

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  9. Drought-hit farmers now pin hopes on desilted black soilRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Bhairu Baban Gate , a farmer in Dahiwadi village of Osmanabad, had almost abandoned the 20 acres of barren farm land. The last 10 years haven't been kind to him, leaving him with no harvest from the non-fertile brown soil in the drought-hit district.

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  10. Maharashtra receives bountiful rains, monsoon sets inRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | The Indian Express

    With bountiful rains, monsoon has set in satisfactorily in Maharashtra with the state receiving 80 per cent rainfall of the month at the very beginning of the season. An official at agriculture department said the onset of monsoon has brought cheer amid predictions that it was going to be inadequate this year.

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  11. What villages can teach Mumbai about saving waterRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Mumbaikars will rap me at this point in time if I say that rains do not necessarily mean big trouble. But 70-year-old Vinayak Patil, who lives 500 km from here, in dusty Shirdhon, a village in the drought-affected Osmanabad district, and many others living in similar conditions, will definitely agree because my observation is based on their experience.

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  12. Tackling Drought: Govt wants Marathwada to move away from water-guzzling caneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Indian Express

    Deepak Pawar, a 21-year-old next generation agriculturist from Solapur is thinking of clearing the sugarcane fields of his ancestors and moving to other crops. His elders prefer the low-risk sugarcane crop, but Pawar, like many others his age, are looking at a mix of horticulture and cereals.

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  13. Waaree Energies Ltd Commissions 10 MW Project Under JNNSM, DCR...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Waaree Energies Ltd has announced commissioning of its 10 MW solar power plant for Sharda Construction and Corporation Pvt Ltd , a construction major based in Nanded, Maharashtra. The project located at Latur, Maharashtra was allotted to SCCPL under the Domestic Content Requirement category of Jawaharlal Nehru National Solar Mission's Phase 2, Batch 1. The EPC contract was awarded to Mumbai-based Waaree Energies Limited to design and execute the project by SCCPL.

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  14. Auto strike failed throughout the Maharashtra, says transport ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | DNA India

    Addressing a press conference at his office, Raote claimed that in Thane, Kalyan, Dombivli, Vasai, Panvel, Nashik, Dhule, Kolhapur, Latur, Amravati and Nanded, the strike was foiled completely, with autorickshaws plying on the roads as usual. State transport minister Diwakar Raote on Wednesday claimed that barring a few suburban areas in Mumbai and Pune the strike call given by auto unions failed throughout the state.

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  15. Every other school in Konkan division scored 100% resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | DNA India

    In comparison, one in three schools in Pune and Kolhapur divisions have attained 100% results. Mumbai division comes in at fourth place with only one in four schools having achieved that, say the statistics provided by the Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Schools.

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  16. SSC Results: SSC results out, girls beat boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Indian Express

    The results of class 10 Examination was declared by Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary Education on Monday. The state saw a 3.14 per cent increase in the pass percentage compared to last year, with girls outshining boys with a pass percentage of 92.14 against their 90.18.

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  17. Maharashtra Sadan scam: FIR filed against BhujbalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Times of India

    MUMBAI: Maharashtra anti-corruption bureau on Monday registered an FIR against former state PWD minister and NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal and five others in connection with alleged corruption in awarding of some contracts, including the one for construction of New Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi. Other five accused are Gajanan Sawant , Harish Patil , Anil Kumar Gaikwad , Sanjay Solanki and M H Shaha .

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  18. FIR filed against NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal in Maharashtra Sadan scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | DNA India

    Maharashtra anti-corruption bureau ton Monday registered an FIR against former state PWD minister and NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal and five others in connection with alleged corruption in awarding of some contracts, including the one for construction of New Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi. Maharashtra anti-corruption bureau ton Monday registered an FIR against former state PWD minister and NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal and five others in connection with alleged corruption in awarding of some contracts, including the one for construction of New Maharashtra Sadan in Delhi.

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  19. Maharashtra SSC results 2015 declared, girls outperform boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Indian Express

    The Maharashtra State Board for Secondary and Higher Secondary Education on Monday declared the SSC results for class 10. Student at a cyber cafe to see the result of online Maharashtra Pune SSC Board Exam result declared on Monday. A total of 15,77,303 students registered from nine divisions .

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  20. Maharashtra SSC results 2015 declared, girls outperform boys in class 10th examRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2015 | The Indian Express

    The Maharashtra State Board for Secondary and Higher Secondary Education on Monday declared the SSC results for class 10. The state saw a 3.14 per cent increase in the result compared to last year with girls outshining boys with a pass per cent of 92.14 as against 90.18 per cent of boys. A total of 15,77,303 students registered from nine divisions out of which 15,72,268 students appeared for the exam and 14,37,922 cleared the examination.

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