• Maharashtra: Warmer days ahead despite temperature drop, says IMD 01 Apr 2019 12:54 According to IMD, a heatwave is declared when the temperature touches 40 degrees Celsius in the plains and continues for two to three days or is above 4.5 to 6.5 degrees Celsius above normal. (Representational Image) The increase in the minimum temperature …
  • Two triangular fights likely in Lok Sabha Phase 2 in Maharashtra 26 Mar 2019 16:20 By Express News Service MUMBAI: At least two of the 10 Lok Sabha seats, going to poll in the second phase on April 18, would see triangular fights. This was clear on the last day of filing nominations for the phase on Tuesday. While candidates from Akola, …
  • BJP, Shiv Sena to test strength against each other in legislative council elections 26 Apr 2018 15:59 Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray (File | PTI) MUMBAI: After a meeting of MLAs with party president Uddhav Thackeray the Shiv Sena on Thursday declared that it would contest two of the six legislative council seats that would go for vote next month. While …
  • Halmari bags world’s best CTC bid at Rs 700/kg 26 Apr 2018 01:15 Kolkata: CTC tea, the crush-tear-curl version of your morning cuppa, from Halmari tea estate of Assam has created a world record by fetching Rs 700 a kilo in the pan-India e-auction from Kolkata on Tuesday. The last global-best price for CTC tea in …
  • Airport apathy killed my father: Lalji’s son 15 Dec 2017 05:01 HYDERABAD: Four days after scientist and pioneer of DNA fingerprinting, Lalji Singh, died of heart attack in Varanasi, his son Abhishek Singh said his father's life could have been saved if airport authorities and Indigo Airlines took cognizance of his …
  • Teabox boon for gardens 14 Dec 2017 19:46 Guwahati: Siliguri-based online tea brand Teabox will promote select tea gardens from Assam, Meghalaya and Sikkim in their upcoming offline stores in different parts of the country. The five-year-old consumer tea brand, which has raised $7 million in fresh …
  • NDA Montessori children depict Bihar, its glory 12 Nov 2017 07:00 PATNA: Dressed as flowers, princesses and monks, Montessori children of Notre Dame Academy (NDA) took the audience on an exciting journey to experience the beauty of Bihar and its festivals at the annual 'Montessori Concert' on their campus on …
  • CRISIL ratings for Indian debt instruments-Jul 31 31 Jul 2017 07:55 Jul 31 (Reuters) - Below are the ratings awarded by Credit Rating Information Service of India (CRISIL) for local debt instruments as of July 28, 2017. COMPANY INSTRUMENT RATING AMOUNT MOVEMENT (RS.MLN) ------ ---------- ------ ----- --------- SHORT TERM …
  • Vidarbha farmers also oppose Samriddhi project 07 Jun 2017 08:28 AMARAWATI: Contrary to popular perception that opposition to the Samruddhi Corridor is limited only to Thane, Nashik and Ahmednagar districts in Maharashtra, farmers from Marathwada and Vidarbha too are opposing it. “The very first voices against the …
  • Assam aroma at US meet 03 Mar 2017 22:26 Assam orthodox tea from Halmari Guwahati, March 3: The rich, malty flavour and brisk aroma of Assam tea made quite an impression at the Global Tea Championship in Colorado, USA. Three Assam tea gardens had sent their entries to the Global Tea Championship …
  • BMC Election Result 2017 - Shiv Sena 84, BJP 81. That's How Close It Is In Mumbai: 10 Points 23 Feb 2017 13:10 BMC Election Result 2017: Shiv Sena and BJP are neck-to-neck in a contest for Mumbai's civic body. Mumbai:  Shiv Sena 84, BJP 81. In the nail-biting finish that a T20 cricket match delivers, the BJP is now just three seats behind the Shiv Sena in …
  • BMC Election Result 2017 - BJP Surges In Mumbai, It's Now A Close Fight With Sena: 10 Points 23 Feb 2017 11:28 BMC Election Result 2017: Counting of votes began at 10 am, Shiv Sena takes early lead Mumbai:  The BJP had all but eroded the Shiv Sena's early lead by 4 pm on Thursday as votes were counted in Mumbai's civic elections on Thursday. The Shiv Sena …
  • BMC Election Result 2017: Shiv Sena Still On Top In Mumbai, But It's Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' Day - 10 Points 23 Feb 2017 09:50 BMC Election Result 2017: Counting of votes began at 10 am, Shiv Sena takes early lead Mumbai:  "We are still king," said the Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut as the party raced to a lead in 92 seats in Mumbai's civic elections on Thursday. But it …