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23 September, 2018 5:37 PM "Lord Ganesh Does Not Need DJ-Dolby," Says Devendra Fadnavis

The government's ban on DJ and Dolby sound has created resentment among some Ganesh mandals. Defending the ban on DJ and Dolby sound during the Ganesh festival which ends Sunday, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said Lord Ganesh does not need such hi-tech sound amplifying systems. The government's ban on DJ and Dolby sound has created resentment 40

23 September, 2018 11:26 AM Manohar Parrikar To Remain Goa Chief Minister, Says Amit Shah

Ailing Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will continue to helm the state, but there will be a reshuffle in his cabinet, BJP national president Amit Shah confirmed with a tweet today. "It has been decided during a discussion with the Goa BJP core team that Manohar Parrikar will continue to lead the Goa government. There will soon be a reshuffle of ministers 31

22 September, 2018 4:11 AM Cyclone Daye To Move Westwards, Vidarbha Expected To Face Heaviest Rain

Cyclone Daye, which made landfall in Odisha and north Andhra Pradesh on Friday, is expected to move west-northwestwards, with Vidarbha likely to be the most affected area the weather report said. A majority of places in Vidarbha, the eastern region of Maharashtra, is expected to face heavy to very heavy rainfalls with extremely heavy rain forecast for isolated 126

21 September, 2018 5:34 AM Prakash Ambedkar Meets Congress Leaders To Discuss Possible Alliance

Scheduled castes leader Prakash Ambedkar, who has announced an electoral tie-up with the All India Majlis-e-Ittehad-ul Muslimeen (AIMIM), met Maharashtra Congress leaders on Thursday to discuss a possible alliance. A Congress source, however, said the party is in a quandary as it wants alliance with Mr Ambedkar but not with the AIMIM. Mr Ambedkar, who heads 67

20 September, 2018 11:46 AM Narayana Health SRCC to increase bed count to 300 by FY20

Leading private sector hospital chain Narayana Hrudayalaya Thursday said it is planning to increase the bed count at its city paediatric hospital, SRCC Children's Hospital, to 300 by financial year 2019-20. "Post-Diwali, we will be adding more beds and are looking to increase the same to 300 beds by 2019-20," Narayana Health SRCC facility director Rupesh 43

20 September, 2018 8:05 AM MSEDCL to set up 500 electric vehicle charging stations

State-run power utility MSEDCL plans to set up 500 electric vehicle charging stations across Maharashtra to encourage use of green energy by automobiles, an official said Thursday. In the first phase of the project, 50 such stations will soon come up in Mumbai, Navi Mumbai, Panvel (four each) Thane (six), Pune, Nagpur (10 each) and Mumbai-Pune Expressway 44

20 September, 2018 6:07 AM No respite for common man: Petrol breaches 90-mark in Maharashtra

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: Petrol prices on Thursday morning crossed the 90-mark in certain cities of Maharastra including Hingoli, Parbhani, Jintur, Majalgaon, Ghansavangi and Paranda. In Delhi and Mumbai, petrol price was hiked by Rs 0.6 per litre while diesel prices remained unchanged. Liquid gold was being sold at Rs 89.60 per litre in Mumbai and Rs 82.22 per litre 51

19 September, 2018 4:46 PM In Maharashtra, Liquor May Become Costly For Cheaper Fuel. Here's How

The idea is to increase the excise duty on the largely consumed mid-segment liquor, so the government would earn more revenue and then taxes on fuel can be cut, an official said. The Maharashtra government is considering increasing excise duty on Indian-made foreign liquor (IMFL) to create some fiscal space for slashing tax on petrol and diesel, an official 53

19 September, 2018 8:31 AM Cyclonic Circulations In Arabian Sea Bring Rainfall In Mumbai

Cyclonic circulations in the Arabian Sea near the Gujarat coast caused rain in Mumbai and its neighbouring districts in Maharashtra Wednesday morning, a MeT official said. The showers brought down temperatures in the megapolis and its surrounding areas which were witnessing a dry spell. Light to moderate rain occurred in Mumbai and its adjoining areas 46

18 September, 2018 5:11 AM Karnataka MLAs have highest average annual income of Rs 111.4 lakh, Maharashtra distant second at Rs. 43.4 Lakh

NEW DELHI: Karnataka's MLAs are the most highly paid among all the sitting MLAs across the country. As per the affidavits of 203 Karnataka MLAs, they have an average annual income of Rs 111.4 lakhs. Karnataka MLAs are followed by Maharashtra's 256 MLAs who are at a distant second spot with an annual average income of Rs. 43.4 lakh. The focus of the report 49