Maharashtra

State in western India

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. Spread over 307,713 km2 (118,809 sq 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 and Daman and Diu to the north west. It is also the world's third-most populous subnational entity.

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The Bihar assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution demanding a caste-based census in 2021. The move comes just two days after the 243-member House..
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Things began to go downhill after Narendra Modi's first two years in office, he said. Addressing party workers here, Shinde said the Congress succeeded in making..
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The development came on 'Marathi Bhasha Din' (Marathi language day) which is celebrated on February 27, the birth anniversary of poet and Jnanpith award winner..
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Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh on Thursday told the Legislative Council that 348 cases related to the Koregaon Bhima violence have been withdrawn by the..
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"The BJP leaders in Maharashtra have expressed that they will target the state government over the issue of Vinayak Damodar Savarkar. This makes it clear that..
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The issue of CAA and NRC was recently raised in the Lok Sabha by Shiv Sena MP Arvind Sawant, who sought information on whether the ministry of home affairs has..
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Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Monday dismissed the opposition BJP's claims of "rift" among the coalition partners in the state government, and..
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Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday attacked the BJP over law and order situation in the states ruled by them after the opposition criticised..
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Hitting out at AIMIM leader Waris Pathan over his '15 crore Muslims can be heavy on 100 crore' remark, Maharashtra BJP legislator Girish Vyas has said he should..
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Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday named the law college of Anjuman-i-Islam in south Mumbai after former chief minister AR Antulay while NCP..
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Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday said Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray "requires a briefing" on the Citizenship Amendment Rules-2003 to..
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Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray will visit Ayodhya on March 7, where he will offer prayers to Lord Ram to mark the completion of 100 days of the Maha..
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Disregarding protests from within the Maharashtra coalition, CM and Shiv Sena boss Uddhav Thackeray stuck to his guns that the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA),..
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Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh on Friday said the previous government in the state termed those opposed to their policies as 'urban Naxals' and foisted..
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Uddhav Thackeray's stand on the CAA and NPR has become a major cause of disagreement among the 'Maha Vikas Agadi' allies in Maharashtra.
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Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday met Congress president Sonia Gandhi and held discussions on the current political situation and..
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It is to be noted that the Shiv Sena voted for the CAA to be passed in the parliament, even though the party's ally in Maharashtra, the Congress, voted against..
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Maharashtra tourism minister Aaditya Thackeray said various issues relating to the state figured in the meeting between chief minister Uddhav Thackeray and PM..
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Former Maharashtra chief minister and senior BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Friday condemned AIMIM leader Waris Pathan's reported remarks that 15 crore Muslims..
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No one needs to fear about the CAA and the NPR is not going to throw anyone out of the country, Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray said here on Friday,..
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Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray met PM Modi on Friday, his first visit to the national capital after taking over the reins of the state. The chief minister's son..
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A Nagpur-based lawyer Satish Uke has filed an application in the court seeking that criminal proceedings be initiated against Fadnavis for not disclosing all..
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In April, the mean temperature is likely to be higher than normal by 1-1.5°C in Delhi, UP, Haryana, Chandigarh, Rajasthan, MP and most of Maharashtra. February..
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NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday claimed that the previous Devendra Fadnavis-led government in Maharashtra had misused police machinery in the Elgar Parishad..
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SC reserved its verdict on former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis' plea seeking review of its 2019 judgment asking the BJP leader to face trial for..
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