Partha Sarathi Biswas, is an Assistant Editor with The Indian Express, Pune. He writes on agriculture, commodities, business and politics
Skymet, India’s first private weather forecasting company, was to be the consultant.
Temple management has decided to temporarily put brakes on its decision to recruit women and non-Brahmins as priests.
Commissioner has started updating financial returns of co-op units, latest data on cane crushed & sugar produced
Farmers’ groups point to lack of marketing support, MSAMB blames internal shortcomings.
The crowd first jostled to get to the stage to get a closer view of Munde’s body, forcing police to resort to lathicharge.
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray too said a CBI inquiry should be conducted into Munde's accident.
A special audit ordered by commissioner of cooperatives will take into account transactions from 1970 to 2013.
The condition of canals was discussed during the New Mutha Right Canal committee meeting on October 14, 2013.
Breaking centuries-old barriers, a Maharashtra temple opens its doors to non-Brahmin and women priests.
Both Ware and Mittal said the result was not expected, given the response they had got during campaigning.
Aimed to provide education to tribal children, these residential schools are provided with hostel facilities for boys and girls.
She said tribals who migrate to Gujarat have seen for themselves the development in the state.
Shiv Sena MP from Shirur Shivajirao Adhalrao-Patil scored a hat-trick as he won by a record margin of over three lakh votes.
Agriculture dept says the ‘first-of-its-kind’ portal will have real-time information on area under fruits, vegetables, flowers and spices.
Deshmukh said seed corporations and fertiliser companies have to be ready to meet the demand.
Located in Solapur district, the Pandharpur temple is the nerve center of the Varkari community.
The Vitthal Rukmini temple committee has invited applications from all castes, and also from women.
2% rise in April-May mean temperature; expect rain after Wednesday, says IMD.
The contraption which met with the accident had a tractor pulling both the trolleys.
Farmers in the districts of Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg and Raigad that are the major mango producing zones are trying to come to terms with the ban.
The number of cases disposed of has taken a plunge from 2011-12.
K S Viswanathan, vice president (industry initiatives), NASSCOM, said the decision was taken after a detailed study on the industry conducted by AC Nielsen.
This monsoon, the country is not likely to receive above normal rainfall in any region.
Other than door-to-door campaign, the volunteers will also work as booth-level agents.
Lawyer Saraph pointed out how section 60 of this rule makes it mandatory that the rolls are arranged according to house numbers, but this was not done in Pune.