NAGPUR - The state Bharatiya Janata Party has demanded prohibition in Chandrapur and Yavatmal districts of Vidarbha in eastern Maharashtra as free availability of alcohol in these areas was posing serious social problems.

NAGPUR - Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi arrived here Thursday on a three-day whirlwind tour of Maharashtra to boost the party's membership drive among backward castes, minorities and women.

NAGPUR - Maharashtra legislators Thursday unanimously agreed to hike their salaries, perks and allowances, raising their emoluments to around Rs.72,000 per head per month.

NAGPUR - The opposition created a ruckus in the Maharashtra assembly Thursday, the last day of its winter session, demanding Vilasrao Deshmukh's resignation from the union cabinet for favouring a legislator when he was the chief minister.

NAGPUR - Farmers of Maharashtra's Vidarbha region have urged Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to sack Vilasrao Deshmukh as heavy industries minister after the Supreme Court Tuesday pulled him up for interfering in the enforcement of a law to regulate private money lending in the state.
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