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Dombivli mandal urges devotees to give dakshinas for the drought-hit in Maharashtra

With Bappa arriving on Thursday, celebration is in the air. It's also that time of the year when people feast the most on laddoos, modaks and other special preparations. Full News here – Mumbai News

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9/13/2015: FRONT PAGE: Maharashtra to double registration kits for complete Aadhaar coverage

To take Aadhaar enrolment to 100% and cover the almost 1.40 crore population, which has not yet been tapped for the national unique identity number programme, the state government is planning to double the number of re gistration kits in… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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Maharashtra sedition circular against spirit of HC order: Press Council of India

The Press Council of India (PCI) on Thursday said the Maharashtra government's notice on sedition charges was against the spirit of a High Court order, as it sought to know the reasons behind the move. Full News here – Mumbai News

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Maharashtra Govt mulling permission to keep 12 liquor bottles at home

Under the present rules, a person in the state also needs a day’s permit to consume alcohol at a bar or any other public place (permit room) but the government is mulling doing away with this system too. Full News here – Mumbai News

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9/1/2015: FRONT PAGE: Can Make in Maharashtra succeed with no colleges, CM?

Mumbai: Can you make ‘Make in Maharashtra’ or ‘make Maharashtra’ with not a single college? An RTI application has brought to light the fact that, in the last two years, Maharashtra has sanctioned only one college. The BJPgovernment, which has coined… Full News here – DNA (Daily News & Analysis) Mumbai Edition

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Maharashtra: Government to develop smart villages in the state

Minister for social justice Rajkumar Badole said his department has already started working on the idea. Full News here – Mumbai News

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6/7/2015: FRONT PAGE: Maggi: FDA chief, minister not on same plate Shortage of staff plagues FDA in Maharashtra

The state Food and Drugs Administration ( FDA) is at its confusing best, when it comes to Maggi. On Friday, FDA commissioner Dr Harshadeep Kamble had said that lead levels in up to eight packets from Mumbai and Thane were below permissible… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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SC remands Reliance Info Infra's plea against Maharashtra discom back to

SC remands Reliance Info Infra's plea against Maharashtra discom back to … In a setback to Reliance Infocomm Infrastructure, the Supreme Court on Wednesday remanded back to the Bombay High Court its dispute over the demand of Rs 1,184 crore raised by the Maharastra State Electricity Distribution Company (MSEDCL) allegedly … Full News here – Read […]

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5/31/2015: FRONT PAGE: MTDC moots mining tourism plan for Maharashtra Proceeding with caution

If the state tourism department has its way, people will soon be able to explore mines, a la ‘ mining tourism circuits’ in Chile, Arizona ( US) and other mineral- rich regions. Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation ( MTDC) officials recently… Full News here – DNA Sunday (Mumbai)

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Maharashtra CM Fadnavis urges upgrading of Mumbai fire brigade

Fadnavis said he has received the high-level committee’s report on the fire that broke out in Kalbadevi’s Gokul Niwas building on May 9. Full News here – Mumbai News

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Maharashtra FDA issues notices to e-cigarettes sellers

The state Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued notices to 23 importers and sellers of e-cigarettes in Mumbai for violation of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act. Full News here – Mumbai News, News in Mumbai, Mumbai City News | Cities News – Times of India

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Maharashtra government to launch ‘Swachhata Saptapadi’ scheme in Mumbai

Actor Aamir Khan will attend the inauguration ceremony as a guest along with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, amd Minister of State for Urban Development Dr Ranjit Patil. Full News here – Mumbai News

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Maharashtra HSC Results 2015: 91.26% pass percentage recorded; girls outshine boys once again

The Maharashtra State Board of Secondary and Higher Secondary announced the result at 1 pm today. Full News here – Mumbai News

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Maharashtra government to launch survey to track out-of-school children

A massive exercise for headcount of all such children across Maharashtra has been chalked out. From 7am till 7pm on July 4, the state machinery will be involved in conducting a survey of children aged 6-14 years who don’t go to school. Full News here – Mumbai News

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Maharashtra: Is the police abusing beef ban to extort, harass women?

A Mumbai woman claims she was harassed by the police and forest officials who suspect her of smuggling beef while travelling from Goa. Full News here – Mumbai News

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