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Multiplexes resume bookings for My Name Is Khan

Multiplexes today reopened advance booking for Shah Rukh Khan’s new film ‘My Name Is Khan’, a day after suspending it, following Maharashtra government’s assurance to provide adequate security to cinema theatres here. “Advance booking of ‘My Name..’ has started again ... Read More »

Maharashtra government to be sworn in tomorrow

The swearing in of the new Congress – NCP ministry in Maharashtra will take place tomorrow with the end of the fortnight-long deadlock over government formation in the state after the assembly elections brought the two parties to power for ... Read More »

NCP chief Sharad Pawar rules out merger with Congress

Ahead of assembly polls in Maharashtra, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Wednesday ruled out the possibility of merger with Congress, terming as “cheap publicity” statements in this regard made by that party. “I can’t understand why these days they are ... Read More »

President Patil to visit Vidarbha today

Vidarbha, July 17 (ANI): President Pratibha Patil will arrive here on a day-long visit today. During her visit, President Patil will unveil the statue of Maharana Pratap at Chikhli. Later, she will proceed to Buldhana where she will inaugurate the ... Read More »

NCP MP Patil’s arrest sparks violence in Osmanabad

Osmanabad (Maharashtra) June 8 (ANI): Irate supporters of an arrested Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP Padamsinh Patil, forced business establishment to close down in Osmanabad area of Maharashtra on Sunday. Padamsinh Patil, a newly-elected lawmaker was arrested by the Central ... Read More »

Maharashtra steps up commando training

Pune, June 6 (ANI): The second phase of training for commandoes, similar to that imparted to the elite National Security Guards, commenced here. Force 1, the new battalion for combating militancy, will be stationed at strategic locations like Mumbai, Pune ... Read More »

Budget of Maharashtra to be tabled today

Mumbai, June 4 (ANI): The budget of Maharashtra for fiscal 2009-10 will be tabled in both the houses of the State Legislature today. State Finance Minister Dilip Valse Patil will present the budget in the Assembly this afternoon. Minister of ... Read More »

Mumbai fear monsoon will hose down slums

Mumbai, June 1 (ANI): Even as monsoon is awaited with bated breath by the farmers across the country, the slum dwellers in Maharashtra are concerned. They are anxious that heavy downpour during monsoon may hose their dwellings down. Water on ... Read More »

Ahire, a solar energy village in Maharashtra

Ahire, Maharashtra, June 1 (ANI): The residents of Ahire, a small village in Maharashtra got electricity for the first time after country’s independence, when the government installed solar panels in the village, thus illuminating the lives of 85 families who ... Read More »

Aurangabad farmers fear deers

Aurangabad, May 20 (ANI): Farmers in Aurangabad region of Maharashtra have sought compensation from the State Government as thousands of deer have  damaged their crops after sneaking from nearby forest areas. The deer have destroyed the cotton and orange crops ... Read More »