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  1. Jabbar Patel named for top Maharashtra varsity awardRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 3 |

    Kolhapur , April 3 : Renowned film-maker Jabbar Patel has been named for the prestigious 'Principal R.K. Kanbarkar Award' instituted by Shivaji University, Kolhapur, an official said here on Tuesday. The award, named in memory of the late Principal Kanbarkar, carries a cash prize of Rs 150,000, a citation, a memento and a certificate, said Vice Chancellor Devanand Shinde.


  2. Five killed, seven hurt as car rams into SUV in SolapurRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2018 | The Indian Express

    At least five people were killed and seven others injured when a speeding car rammed into a parked SUV in Solapur district of western Maharashtra early Tuesday, police said. The car hit the sport utility vehicle , which was parked after a tyre burst, on Tuljapur-Pandharpur road at Haglur village, around 4.30 am, an official in-charge of the Solapur rural police station said.


  3. Seven killed, 14 injured as SUV collides with jeep in Maharashtraa s LaturRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Indian Express

    At least seven people were killed and 14 others sustained injuries when a high-end car rammed into a jeep in Maharashtra's Latur district in the wee hours on Tuesday, a police official said. The car, a sport utility vehicle , was heading towards Nanded from Pandharpur when it collided with the jeep coming from the opposite direction around 4.15 am near Kolpa Pati village in Latur, located about 274 kms from Aurangabad, inspector Gajanan Bhatalwande, of Latur's Vivekanand Chowk police station, said.


  4. Up close and personal: Five decades of friendship with M.F. HusainRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2017 | Nerve News

    Book: Husain: Portrait of an Artist; Author: Ila Pal; Publisher: HarperCollins India; Price: Rs 699; Pages: 306 An honest and incisive biography of the iconic painter, penned by Ila Pal, herself a noted artist, this book takes you a step closer to the life and craft of M.F. Husain. The author shared a long-lasting friendship with the late painter and, as a result, offers insights that one would not have access to otherwise.


  5. Mumbai Rains Force Dabbawalas to Cancel Delivery: When Else Were Tiffin Services Shut Down?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 |

    The Indian tiffin delivery system has been looked up to as one of the most efficient services in the world, and Mumbai's favourite dabbawalas have been the city's life and soul. The Mumbai Dabbawalas were affected by the recent rains that hit several parts of the city and have canceled the delivery service on August 30, 2017.


  6. Cana t be lenient in cases of sex determination, says Bombay High CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2017 | The Indian Express

    The Bombay High Court has voiced concern over the declining sex ratio and said a lenient approach cannot be taken while deciding matters pertaining to violation of sex determination laws. Justice T V Nalawade recently rejected an anticipatory bail application filed by a doctor, who was allegedly involved in a sex determination racket.


  7. Icons for VajranabhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Vajranabhi, son of Aniruddha, grandson of Pradyumna, and great-grandson of Krishna, was king of Mathura and leader of the Yadava clan. He had heard a lot about Krishna, lovingly called Shyam, and so wondered how his illustrious ancestor actually looked.


  8. Harihareshwar weekend trip from Mumbai: 5 reasons to visit this...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 |

    Mumbai is blessed with a number of weekend getaways ranging from hill stations to beaches and coastal forts to rural grasslands. With scenic routes taking you to breathtaking locales, all you need is a gypsy soul and some wanderlust.


  9. GST won't succeed, it will lead to inflation: DigvijayaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 |

    Pune, Jul 4 Slamming the BJP for the Goods and Services Tax rollout, senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh today said the new tax system would not succeed and it would give rise to inflation as well as confusion. "We were in favour of one slab of tax, that is 18 per cent and simple compliance procedure.


  10. Devotees throng Pandharpur for Ashadhi EkadashiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | News Today

    Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and his wife Amruta performed a 'maha-puja' at the Lord Vitthal temple in early today. "Feeling blessed and positive," Fadnavis said, after the early morning ritual.


  11. 400-year-old temple geared up for AshadhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | DNA India

    The temple will remain open till late night for devotees to offer prayers to Lord Vitthal and his wife Rakhumai till midnight To offer prayer and celebrate Ashadhi Ekadashi, hundreds of thousands of devotees will visit Wadala's Vitthal Temple today. The temple completed 400 years in April this year.


  12. Ashadi Ekadashi 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 |

    The Pandharpur Yatra is one of the most popular celebrations that take place every year on the occasion of Ashadi Ekadashi. Hosted in the town of Pandharpur in Maharashtra, the Yatra ends on the day of the festival at the Vitthal Temple and attracts thousands each year.


  13. Dry days in July 2017 to buy alcohol in advanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 |

    Don't we just hate dry days when liquor shops down their shutters and bars and pubs stop the sale of alcohol? Unless you have alcohol stocked up at home, you cannot enjoy your favorite poison on any dry day. And, there are several dry days in the year in India.


  14. Many colours of Wari: Cleanliness drives, mobile post office, food, rangoli on warkarisRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2017 | The Indian Express

    Every year, when thousands of warkaris enter the city during the palkhi procession, the city gears up to serve the warkaris in more ways than one. From offering free food, water and tea to the warkaris to sensitising them about various issues to capturing the wari tradition through different art forms, Puneites play the perfect host to warkaris during their annual pilgrimage.


  15. Case against Sambhaji Bhide, followers for 'obstructing' waariRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Pune : City police have registered a case against Sambhaji Bhide, founder of Shiv Pratishthan Hindustan, and his followers for allegedly obstructing the annual `waari' procession. Case was registered against Bhide, popularly known as Bhide Guruji, whom the Prime Minister Narendra Modi had described as one of his inspirations, and others under sections 143 and 341 of IPC.


  16. Maharashtra: Growing farm distress takes sheen off wariRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2017 | The Indian Express

    Owner of 10 cows and 14 sheep, Kamble is now planning to focus on milking these milch animals to support his family. Sarjee Kamble , a small farmer from Solapur's Khole village, is not too excited about the much-applauded loan waiver recently announced by the state government.


  17. Mumbai rains: Pre-monsoon showers claim lives, heavy rainfall predictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Torrential rains lashed large parts of Maharashtra and Mumbai on Saturday claiming at least 16 lives, even as the monsoon progressed normally over the state and the weather department forecast heavy rain over the next 48 hours. Providing succour from the blistering heat, many areas of the state, including coastal Konkan, Mumbai, northern, western and eastern Maharashtra, were lashed by a downpour accompanied with thunder and lightning till almost daybreak since 1 a.m. Low-lying areas in some cities experienced water-logging as gutters and storm water drains were flooded in a short time and water gushed out onto the streets.


  18. Maharashtra: Farmersa strike called off after CM Devendra Fadnavis accepts loan waiver demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 |

    Mumbai, June 3: After 4-hour long meeting with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, farmers in Maharashtra have called of their state-wide strike. According to reports, the Maharashtra government has agreed on the demand of loan waiver, after which protesting farmers decided to take back their agitation.


  19. Principal ends life after molestation complaint by 2 students11 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 |

    Mumbai, May 21 The principal of an English medium school in Maharashtra's Solapur district allegedly committed suicide today after a molestation complaint was filed against him by two students, police said. Following the complaint yesterday, some members of an outfit had reached the school and had blackened the principal's face, they said.