Sindhudurg News

Pune: Alphonso term ‘used rampantly’, mango growers from state seek to protect exclusivity of product

Alphonso or Hapus is called the ‘king of mangoes’ because of its unique taste and texture. Originally, mangoes grown in the Konkan region of the state were known by this name but over the years, other states such as Karnataka and Kerala have also started growing this fruit.

Sindhudurg: Mangrove cell to set up first response centre for stranded marine animals

The proposal has been discussed with the Maharashtra Tourism Development Corporation and a formal nod is awaited by the mangrove cell of the forest department, whose staff will be part of the Management Centre.


Mumbai Underground

Congress leader Narayan Rane seems to have taken his historic defeat from Sindhudurg district.

The King at your Doorstep

Mango lovers can get quality produce at their doorstep as farmers reach out to customers through online retail.

‘Blood-on-call’ service to be extended to entire state

Govt plans to cover Maharashtra by August 1

Bhaskar Munde made Human Development Commissioner

His brief includes improving HDI of 22 districts.


Maharashtra's Sindhudurg to have 'Bollywood' film city

A new film city is coming up at Nandos village in Sindhudurg district of Maharashtra bordering Goa.

Rane protests against Sindhudurg’s eco-sensitive tag,threatens to quit

There are 192 villages in Konkan which have been categorised as eco-sensitive by the MoEF.

'Declare Sawantwadi corridor ecologically sensitive by Dec'

Bombay High Court Friday directed the state and the Union governments to declare the Sawantwadi corridor in Sindhudurg an ecologically sensitive area by the end of the year.

Briefly state

Elections to 459 gram panchayats in the state will be held on March 29.