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Rakshit Sonawane

The writer is a senior journalist based in Mumbai.

Godse makes "violent" entry into poll arena
Fri, Feb 13, 1998

NASHIK, February 12: The Shiv Sena nominee for the Nashik parliamentary constituency, Rajabhau Godse, may enter the 12th Lok Sabha, rioting ...

From a glut to scarcity
Fri, Jan 16, 1998

About six months ago, farmers from the onion-growing belt of Nashik had blocked the Mumbai-Agra national highway, demanding remunerative pri...

Onion scarcity to continue till kharif crop
Wed, Jan 07, 1998

The scarcity of onions which has pushed prices to an unprecedented high of Rs 1,751 per quintal in wholesale markets, is likely to continue ...

Stealth aircraft achieves 94% radar invisibility
Thu, Jan 01, 1998

NASHIK, December 31: The Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and the Indian Air Force (IAF) jointly experimenting with the ...

Ragging rocks Bhonsale military college
Sat, Dec 06, 1997

NASHIK, Dec 5: The "ragging" of a First Year Bachelor of Science student, Shridhar Kulkarni (19 years), who was allegedly forced ...

Artillery meet highlights manpower crunch
Fri, Nov 28, 1997

NASHIK, November 27: A three-day conference of artillery officers concluded at the School of Artillery, Devlali, yesterday expressing conce...

Onion prices hit sky, scarcity to persist another month
Fri, Nov 07, 1997

NASHIK, Nov 6: Adverse climatic conditions have delayed the kharif onion harvest boosting the prices of onions at the Lasalgaon Agriculture...

Dacoit phobia grips Nashik
Sat, Oct 04, 1997

NASHIK, Oct 3: A dacoity on a farmhouse in Niphad on September 12, when a gang injured nine persons and decamped with ornaments and cash wo...

Bio-tech breakthrough may boost sugarcane yield
Wed, Sep 24, 1997

NASHIK, Sept 23: While the sugar industry in Maharashtra is facing a scarcity of cane, a bio-technological invention promises double the yi...

Battered husband sues wife
Thu, Jul 31, 1997

NASHIK, July 30: In perhaps the first case of its kind, a `battered' husband has sued his wife, claiming damages of Rs 50,000 for ill-treat...

Raju Agarwal’s Bhujbal connection stuns his family
Fri, Jul 25, 1997

SHAHADA, July 24: Rajendra Mihilal Agarwal, who filed an affidavit in Mumbai accusing Chhagan Bhujbal of masterminding the sacrilege of Dr ...

Bitter fruits of bad infrastructure
Mon, Jul 07, 1997

NASHIK, July 6: Export of grapes from Nashik, a major centre of of quality grapes, dropped by almost 50 per cent in the recently concluded ...

Road to Nashik strewn with trouble
Wed, May 14, 1997

nashik, May 13; Notwithstanding the announcement made by State Public Works Minister Nitin Gadkari in Nashik on May 7 that the work on the ...