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Shiv Sena wins Bandra East by-poll in Maharashtra

Mumbai :  Shiv Sena candidate Trupti Sawant was elected to the Maharashtra assembly in the prestigious by-poll from Bandra East constituency here, trouncing her chief rival, Congress candidate and former chief minister Narayan Rane, officials said here on Wednesday. Sawant, widow of former Sena strongman Bala Sawant, secured a victory margin of over 19,000 votes, […]

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Give financial aid promptly to acid victims: Bombay High Court to Maharashtra

Give financial aid promptly to acid victims: Bombay High Court to Maharashtra … In his 40-year career, Dr Gupta, who is head of the plastic surgery department, Bombay hospital, has operated upon more than 150 acid attack victims. In the letter the doctor said that not only the person conducting the acid attack but also […]

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Maharashtra bypoll: Counting to take place tomorrow; result crucial for Narayan Rane

For Rane, this is a make-or-break contest as a defeat would mar his chances of remaining at the centrestage of Maharashtra politics. Full News here – Mumbai News

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Has night-life policy figured women safety? : Maharashtra to tell HC

The Maharashtra government is expected to tell the Bombay High Court on Wednesday whether its policy decision to allow bars, pubs and restaurants to remain open all night in Mumbai has considered the impact of safety of women. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times […]

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‘Govt is under-reporting child marriages in Maharashtra’

The Maharashtra government is concealing the growing phenomenon of child marriages in the state, alleges a social audit recently conducted by the Government of India (GoI). Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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Bombay HC suggests privatisation of state-run mental hospitals in Maharashtra

A division bench was hearing a PIL by social worker Vrushali Kalal who had raised the issue and sought a direction to the government to improve the condition of mental hospitals in Thane, Pune, Ratnagiri and Nagpur. Full News here – Mumbai News

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State may extend beef ban to other meat: Maharashtra government tells High Court

“This is just the beginning. We may consider banning slaughter of other animals too. As of now the state felt it was necessary to protect cows, bulls and bullocks,” said Manohar. Full News here – Mumbai News

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3/29/2015: FRONT PAGE: Maharashtra prepares new jail manual after 36 years

In its efforts to “develop jails across the state as correctional centres”, the state has drafted a new jail manual, which comes after nearly 36 years. IAS officer and principal secretary, appeals and security, Dr Vijay Satbir Singh tells Mewati… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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Maharashtra minister admits carrying gun to school, CM defends

Maharashtra’s water resource minister Girish Mahajan, who came in for criticism for attending a school function with revolver tucked in his waist, has said that it was business as usual for him and he was carrying the revolver for last 25 years. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | […]

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Maharashtra: Right to Services Bill to be taken up in current session, says CM Fadnavis

Fadnavis said legislators would be able to unfurl the national tricolour at the taluka level from this year onwards. Full News here – Mumbai News

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It should all be there in a name, Bombay High Court tells Maharashtra government

It should all be there in a name, Bombay High Court tells Maharashtra government The Bombay high court on Tuesday sought to drill some common sense into the state government by suggesting to it to keep the name of the office meant to help women affected by domestic violence simple and easily understandable. The HC […]

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Gutka sale to be non-bailable offence in Maharashtra

Mumbai: Maharashtra government today saidthat those involved in the sale of gutka would be booked undernon-bailable sections regarding the offence. The manufacture and sale of gutka is banned inMaharashtra, but it is not implemented ef Full News here – Sify.com

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Bombay High Court orders Maharashtra government to pay for surgery of acid attack victim

The Bombay High Court on Thursday directed Maharashtra government to bear the expenditure that will be incurred for plastic surgery and other medical expenses of an acid attack victim. Full News here – Mumbai News

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PIL seeks implementation of Maharashtra Act allowing casinos

The Bombay High Court on Tuesday directed Maharashtra government to respond to a public interest litigation which demands that a decades-old law which makes it legal to run casinos in the state be brought into force. Full News here – Mumbai News

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3/15/2015: FRONT PAGE: For Maharashtra farmers, it’s a feeling of déjà vu

Nothing seems to have gone right for farmers in the current financial year. It began with a delayed monsoon. When it came, the rainfall was scanty. Just when the farmers were preparing to move on, with whatever they could grow, they were struck by… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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