Maharashtra

State in western India

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Maharashtra is a state in the western peninsular region of India occupying a substantial portion of the Deccan Plateau. It is the second-most populous state and third-largest state by area in India. Spread over 307,713ย km2 (118,809ย sqย mi), it is bordered by the Arabian Sea to the west, the Indian states of Karnataka and Goa to the south, Telangana to the southeast and Chhattisgarh to the east, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh to the north, and the Indian union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli to the north west. It is also the world's second-most populous subnational entity.

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The weather forecasting agency also predicted that isolated places over Vidarbha, Konkan, Goa, Telangana, Interior Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, Puducherry and..
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Before the Lok Sabha polls, the CPI-M had offered to ally with the Congress-NCP, but sought the Dindori seat in Nashik district for its lone MLA in Maharashtra-..
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The Institute will put in place a network of trained and experienced professors and teachers to propagate new training methods across the state and also develop..
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NCP president Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said those who left the party would lose their political relevance in the coming assembly elections in Maharashtra...
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Save Water: Policy lays emphasis on making rain water harvesting mandatory
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Congress hopes that the 'own the constituency' idea will help them to get some decent numbers in the upcoming Maharashtra state assembly polls.
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Poll schedule likely to be announced on September 19
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Earlier, other states like Maharashtra, Kerala, Karnataka, Assam, and Goa managed to stay afloat after receiving heavy rainfall.
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Congress and Nationalist Congress Party will contest 125 seats each in Maharashtra elections. The two partners had contested the 2014 polls separately but came..
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Pawar announced the seat-contesting agreement and said that the seats to be contested between the two parties are yet to be decided.
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JUMBO PLAN: Fruit-bearing trees, bamboos to be grown near Tillari dam for pachyderms
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Thackeray's indication at the seat-sharing arrangement between Shiv Sena and BJP comes at a time when the duo are currently engaged in hard bargain
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Uddhav Thackeray reportedly asked the party workers to be ready in case Shiv Sena has to go solo in the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections.
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Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said looking at the huge support that his 'Mahajanadesh Yatra' is receiving, the BJP will have an "unprecedented"..
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Out of the 21,135 transit tenements, out of which, as per data from up till 2013, 8,448 tenements are illegally occupied.
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During the Lok Sabha elections, like in Uttar Pradesh, the BSP had allied with the SP in Maharashtra.
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Leaders of the two parties jittery as BJP confident of repeating LS performance
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The condition of JJBs is better in Maharashtra as all 36 districts have them.
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NCP MP Udayan Raje Bhosale, the 13th direct descendant of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, joined BJP. He joined the party in the presence of BJP president Amit Shah..
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Union minister for information and broadcasting Prakash Javadekar on Saturday flagged off a vehicle christened 'Jaldoot' here to spread the message of water..
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On Saturday, NCP's Lok Sabha MP and a descendant of Shivaji Maharaja Udayanraje Bhosale joined BJP in the presence of party president Amit Shah and Maharashtra..
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In a fresh jolt to NCP, Satara MP Chhatrapati Udayan Raje Bhosale Joined BJP on Saturday in the presence of BJP president Amit Shah and Maharashtra CM Devendra..
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On Saturday, NCP's Lok Sabha MP and a descendant of Shivaji Maharaja Udayanraje Bhosale joined BJP in the presence of party president Amit Shah and Maharashtra..
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Udayanraje Bhosale will formally switch party in the presence of Narendra Modi, Amit Shah and Devendra Fadnavis
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New Motor Vehicle Act has lot of shortcomings, says state's transport min
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At least 40 people drowned across Maharashtra, MP, Delhi and UP in the last 24 hours in incidents related to immersion of Ganpati idols. The biggest tragedy..
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Ahead of the assembly polls in Maharashtra which is scheduled to take place in October, the party officials aim to conduct these plays in all the assembly..
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Tragic news from the state.
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The forthcoming elections in Maharashtra and Haryana are the first after the 2019 Lok Sabha election. They are the first after the Modi government nullified..
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Those injured are being provided with medical assistance.
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According to them, this situation is affecting the exam preparation, Diwali vacation trips and internship plans.
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According to sources, a team of officials have visited both the states and taken stock of the preparations there.
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Both leaders cite BJP's decisive mandate as the main reason for making the switch
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Most of the states are considering notifying lesser fines for traffic offences than the stiff penalties in the amended Motor Vehicles Act, barely a day after the..
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Various BJP and non-BJP states have not backed the Centre's move including Gujarat, Maharashtra, Odisha, Punjab, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Rajasthan, Karnataka,..
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On Wednesday, Maharashtra Transport Minister Diwakar Raote wrote a letter to Union Transport Minister complaining about the new provisions of the Motor Vehicle..
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On Wednesday, Maharashtra Transport Minister Diwakar Raote wrote a letter to Union Transport Minister complaining about the new provisions of the Motor Vehicle..
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Junking the 50-50 formula the Shiv Sena has been insisting on, the BJP is likely to lay claim to 155 assembly seats in Maharashtra, while it will offer 18 seats..
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The four daughters-in-law, however, showed that their love for the deceased could not be restricted by any tradition
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She has also had five miscarriages over the past several years
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Jyotiraditya Scindia is the chairman of the screening committee for upcoming Maharashtra assembly elections and a meeting of Maharashtra Congress is scheduled to..
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The new bill when passed will enable the state government to keep some medical seats reserved for the candidates who are voluntarily willing to provide their..
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In 2010, Sharma was arrested in the Lakhan Bhaiyya fake encounter case but was later acquitted and reinstated in the police force 2017.
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Mhada shall oversee the redevelopment project and shall act on cases of violation of rules
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Saffron alliance looking to set 153:135 seat-sharing formula for state polls
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Problem Of Plenty: Business plunges at Mahabaleshwar and Matheran
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