Solapur

  • MPs Rating: Sushil Kumar Shinde scores a very low 4.9 out of 10 14-04-2014 09:06 AM

    New Delhi: Congress leader and Union Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has scored a very low 4.9 on a scale of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. Shinde, a three-time MP from Solapur in Maharashtra has been rated 5.4 on accessibility and...
  • Is shortfall in onion production the only reason for rising prices? 13-08-2013 11:35 PM

    New Delhi: An internal note prepared by the Ministry of Consumer Affairs says that the area under onion cultivation is 0.99 lakh hectares during 2012-13 compared to 1.08 lakh hectares during 2011-12 which means there is a decline of 8.33 per cent. The figures given out in the note mention...
  • Maha: 'Water from dam being diverted to mills owned by NCP leaders' 09-04-2013 09:47 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar may have admitted to making the biggest blunder of his political career over his 'urine' remark, however, residents of Patkul village in Solapur are incensed by his Marie Antoinette-like remark. "He wants us to drink urine? Is that what he is saying?" a...
  • Quake jolts several parts of Maharashtra 19-09-2011 07:47 AM

    Mumbai: Tremors shook some parts of Maharashtra early on Monday, barely 12 hours after the earthquake that rocked northern and eastern India, an official said The tremors were recorded around 6.20 am, but the intensity or its epicentre have not yet been confirmed, the official from the Seismological Monitoring Centre...
  • Incredible India! Infants thrown off roofs to thank God 27-04-2008 01:17 PM

    Wellington: South Africa captain A.B. de Villiers made 106 not out to steer his side to a comfortable six-wicket win over New Zealand in Saturday's opening one-day international. De Villiers lifted South Africa after it had slumped to 17-2 and 35-3 in reply to New Zealand's moderate total of 253-9,...
  • Curfew extended in Solapur 18-11-2006 08:59 PM

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  • Dalit killings: Curfew in Solapur 18-11-2006 04:47 PM

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