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Labour trouble looms large over early sugarcane season

Labour trouble looms large over the sugar industry in Maharashtra as a section of sugarcane harvesters have threatened to go on a strike if their demands are not met. Sugar mills in the state also ...

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‘Floods in Kerala grave… political lobbying prevented implementation of Gadgil report’

K Harinarayan, president of the World Malayali Council’s Pune chapter, tells The Indian Express that the floods in Kerala were not caused only due to nature’s fury, but also because the state gover...

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Kerala floods: On its way from Pune, a train with over 14 lakh litres of drinking water

A train carrying 29 wagons, all of them filled with drinking water, left Pune on Saturday afternoon for Kayamkulam junction in Kerala, said officials of the Indian Railways. Parts of the flood-hit ...

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Five years after Dabholkar murder, shooter arrested, say CBI, Maharashtra ATS

FIVE YEARS after the murder of Dr Narendra Dabholkar, the CBI and Maharashtra ATS on Saturday claimed to have made a breakthrough with the arrest of one of the two alleged shooters involved in the ...

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Week after Maharashtra arrests, huge cache of arms seized, says ATS

While the ATS had earlier claimed to have seized crude bombs, gelatin sticks and other materials from the accused, on Saturday it submitted that recoveries have been made at the instance of each of...

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High time

IN A studio in Noida in the National Capital Region lie three statues of Shivaji, each 0.762 metres (2.5 ft) in height, and a fourth one outside, stands at 8.22 metres (26.9 ft). The tallest one, b...

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Maharashtra is a state in the western region of India. It is the second most populous state after Uttar Pradesh and third largest state by area in India.