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Nashik: Onion trade suspended as traders protest stock limit by Central govt

October 28, 2020 10:25 am

In view of the steep rise in onion prices across wholesale markets, the Central government has clamped down heavily on the trade. Last week, the government prescribed a stock limit of 25 tonnes and two tonnes for wholesale and retail traders respectively.

Nashik prisoner hangs himself, note found in body blames jail staff

October 15, 2020 7:21 am

Five other inmates complain against prison staffers; investigation on.

Maharashtra: Migrant worker tests positive for COVID-19 in Nashik, relief camp sealed

April 16, 2020 7:20 pm

The migrant, who worked as a cleaner on a truck was amongst one of the group of thousand labourers who had decided to walk from Mumbai towards North India but were intercepted at Nashik by the local police on March 30.

Migrants quarantined in Nashik: ‘Aim was to reach home... or die trying’

April 01, 2020 11:31 am

Alarmed at the massive exodus of migrants across India, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs had issued directions to states requesting them to immediately set up relief camps for migrant workers and pilgrims returning to their domicile states.

4.5 lakh farmers in Nashik stare at worst harvest in 5 decades

November 03, 2019 2:43 am

Only a month ago, the 68-year-old farmer, who has been working on the farm since she was 16, was readying herself for a bumper tomato crop. But the extended wet weather in Maharashtra, coupled with the two-day rain in the last leg of October, has literally “poured cold water” on her dreams.

Maharashtra: Backed by erstwhile Nashik unit of Sena, rebel aims for a six

October 20, 2019 4:36 am

While Shinde does come across as self-effacing, he has been responsible for creating a flutter in Maharashtra’s poltical history with 35 Shiv Sena corporators and over 350 party office-bearers resigning from their posts in support of his candidacy.

Shiv Sena rebellion: 35 corporators, over 350 office-bearers resign

October 16, 2019 3:35 am

As per the seat-sharing arrangement between the BJP and the Sena, all the three seats in the constituency were allocated to the BJP as the party had made a clean sweep in Nashik in the 2014 Assembly elections, when the two parties had contested separately.

Amid price rise, onions worth Rs 1 lakh stolen from farmer's store house in Nashik

September 24, 2019 12:08 pm

Retail prices of onion have shot up to Rs 70 to Rs 80 per kg in New Delhi and other parts of the country owing to supply disruption in the wake of excess monsoon rains in major growing states, according to sources.

Maharashtra: Demand for tankers at all-time high, over 3,000 supplying water to 2,485 villages

March 25, 2019 7:50 am

Pune district, which generally does not face acute water shortage like Marathwada, this summer is reeling under one of the worst dry spells. Currently, water stock in the five main dams supplying water to Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad is between 40 and 60 per cent.

Dissatisfied by Maharashtra govt's assurances, sea of farmers converge in Nashik for protest march

February 20, 2019 9:47 pm

The protesting farmers have reached Nashik to take part in the march, even as the police refused to grant permission to them. The 'long march' to Mumbai called by AIKS will now take place on Thursday morning.