April 12, 2022 7:03 am
For the current sugar season, mills have historic cane availability, which has stretched their crushing capacity to the limit.
April 07, 2022 7:56 am
Mills have indicated that as much as 25 lakh tonnes cane remains to be crushed although the season for other regions is almost over. Of the 198 mills that have started operations this season, only 34 have closed their operations by April 5.
March 14, 2022 7:29 am
At 76.21 per cent, the water level is much lower compared to last year’s 85 per cent at the end of the first week of March.
March 10, 2022 2:54 am
On Wednesday, Pune's maximum temperature was 33.3 degrees Celsius, which was marginally below normal. But nights remained warmer as the minimum temperatures rose to 18.3 degrees C.
February 16, 2022 7:30 am
Historically, the cooperative banks have cornered the major chunk of credit disbursal for rural areas.
January 31, 2022 4:01 am
🔴 As farmers in Vidarbha and Marathwada region face water scarcity, government officials say that these new ponds and check dams will help store over 2,500 crore litres of water that can be used by them well after the monsoon.
December 21, 2021 9:18 am
With graffiti on the school walls serving as a colourful backdrop, this newly opened library named ‘Satyadev Dubey Vachanalay’ is meant to attract serious readers and also serve as a meeting place for villagers.
November 17, 2021 9:45 am
To ensure that the children of the labourers get educated, the government, sugar factories and a few organisations have set up special schools called Sakharshala.
October 18, 2021 10:32 am
Even though the southwest monsoon has withdrawn from Maharashtra, thunder, lightning and associated rainfall will continue over some parts of the state this week.
October 03, 2021 8:44 am
Pankaja Munde’s close aides said she doesn't want to be seen with Fadnavis and hence tries to avoid such situations although the duo can be seen together at party meetings.
April 17, 2019 10:36 am
Marathwada dams including Majalgaon, Manjara, Sina Kolegaon and Siddheshwar hve dried up and even the bore wells that cost upward of Rs 20,000, dug to depths of 400-500 feet, run dry too.
April 14, 2016 11:18 am
With Latur staring at its “worst ever” water crisis in decades, the state government has decided to send trains filled with water from Vaarna dam in Miraj, 8 km from Sangli town.
June 22, 2020 6:10 pm
Thousands of farmers and tribals began a march from different parts of Maharashtra to culminate at Azad Maidan and ask for some of their long-pending demands to be met.