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Pune: A film on children from ‘sugar schools’ is reaching out to world audiences and winning awards

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.

Maharashtra: Bank account of sugar factory controlled by Munde sealed

July 17, 2021 1:31 am

The amount of Rs 92 crore in the account has been seized.

48 truck drivers, cleaners held for assaulting cops, sugar factory authorities

March 28, 2020 10:34 pm

A scuffle broke out among them when the Bardoli Police carried out a compromise talk between the sugar factory authorities and truck drivers, after the drivers had been warned by the police for plying during the lockdown.

Maharashtra: Sugar factories federation writes to Centre, contests order

June 18, 2018 4:50 am

Last December, the regional EPF commissioner of Solapur had issued notices to 61 sugar factories in Solapur, Osmanabad and Latur asking them to start remittance of EPF dues.

Soaring sugar prices no sweet deal for cane farmers in Uttar Pradesh

May 05, 2016 7:54 am

During the current sugar season (October-September), UP mills, as on May 2, had bought cane worth Rs 17,972.23 crore at the state advised price (SAP) of Rs 280 per quintal.

Water crisis: Sugar factories blamed

August 14, 2015 1:49 am

The district hit by recurring droughts has 22 sugar factories. Sugarcane crushing in this district is second highest in the state.

Action will be taken against sugar factories that failed to pay FRP: CM

February 02, 2015 4:54 am

'We will seek information in this regard from the Sugar Commissioner’s office,' said Fadnavis.

139 industrial units get MPCB notice

December 18, 2014 4:40 am

Pollution control board cracks down on factories, distilleries in Pune region.

Maharashtra: No payment yet,

January 02, 2014 12:45 am

Sugar mills had started crushing in the first week of December 2013 after SSS called off its agitation for higher cane prices.

Maharashtra Cabinet proposes to link cane prices to income of sugar factories

December 05, 2013 11:39 am

70 per cent of the collective income of sugar and byproducts will be used for cane farmers.