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Maharashtra"s Bhilar, India"s first "books village"

Inspired by Welsh town Hay-on-Wye, the strawberry farming hub has been transformed into 'books village'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 19th, 2017

India"s rural economy hit hard as informal lending breaks down

By Suvashree Choudhury and Rajendra Jadhav MUMBAI (Reuters) - Life was good for Mitharam Patil, a wealthy money lender from a small village in the Indian state of Maharashtra. Small-time financiers like Patil would typically lend cash to farmers and trade.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 27th, 2016

NCLT Bench quashes 75% vote requirement

Indian Overseas Bank, Central Bank of India and Bank of Maharashtra resisted resolution plan citing the 75% vote share clause.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 6th, 2017

Drunken Munkey founders to open new West Village spot

The founders of the Drunken Munkey, a bar/restaurant inspired by colonial British India, will be opening another location at 31 Cornelia Street in the West Vilage. Eastern Consolidated se.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyDec 6th, 2017

Crime watch in 2016: Delhi most dangerous for women, Maha leads e-cheating

Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra each register 20% of sexual exploitation cases in India.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 4th, 2017

Gujarat coast on alert ahead of Ockhi remnant"s arrival

Very severe cyclone Ockhi has weakened to a cyclone and would soon start travelling towards north-north-east to cross the South Gujarat-North Maharashtra coast tomorrow as a depression. India Met ........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 4th, 2017

Treasure trove: Book lovers are leaving behind novels for perfect strangers

The Book Fairies have put out over 1,000 books across India since they started in March.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 1st, 2017

Hooked to books

One way to begin would be to access the material of our own culture, meaning the literature of India and these parts.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 1st, 2017

Book lovers leaving novels behind at public spaces for perfect strangers

The Book Fairies have put out over 1,000 books across India since they started in March.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 1st, 2017

Pics: World"s biggest toilet pot model unveiled in Haryana"s Trump village

Apart from inaugurating individual toilets, two books on the use of toilets and sanitation were also released.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 19th, 2017

Investments worth $11 bn committed during World Food India: Harsimrat Kaur

Maharashtra, Telangana govts announced their own food processing policy at the event: Food Processing Industries Minister.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 5th, 2017

Monsanto, Mahyco face heat over Glycel Bt Cotton

Hyderabad, 12 October: Communist Party of India(CPI)-affiliated All India Kisan Sabha has asked Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee(GEAC) to take action against Monsanto and its Indian partner Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Compan.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 12th, 2017

CPI wing demands action against Monsanto for alleged criminal negligence

Hyderabad, 12 October: Communist Party of India(CPI)-affiliated All India Kisan Sabha has asked Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee(GEAC) to take action against Monsanto and its Indian partner Maharashtra Hybrid Seeds Compan.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 12th, 2017

Uddhav dares BJP to "resign" from Maharashtra

Taking a dig at Modi, Thackeray said people were now forwarding a joke on social media that the prime minister 'may visit India soon', apparently referring to Modi's frequent foreign tours.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 8th, 2017

Evidence of Indian contribution to "zero" unveiled

Bakhshali Manuscript was unearthed in 1881 by a farmer near the village of Bakhshali, which after the partition of India in 1947 is a part of Pakistan.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 3rd, 2017

Maharashtra"s first cashless village let down by govt, banks

Dhasai, Maharashtra's first and only cashless village, no longer lives up to its name. Residents of Dhasai don't pull out their cards to swipe it on electronic data capture (EDC) machine anymore.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardOct 1st, 2017

70 years of Independence, Maharashtra"s Amdeli village gets power, bus

The residents of Amdeli village here had a long wait for 70 years before they could see their homes lit up with electricity and commute in public buses. Amdeli, surrounded by forest and having a population of around 200 people,.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 29th, 2017

Only investment-based agriculture can be sustainable: Devendra Fadnavis

He was speaking on the topic, 'Infrastructure-led Growth: Maharashtra - India's Engine of Development'.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 28th, 2017

Maharashtra, Gujarat top in manufacturing: Assocham

Maharashtra and Gujarat are the top States in manufacturing emergence in India, according to a recent study conducted by the apex industry body Assocham.“While Maharashtra has topped with the high........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineSep 26th, 2017

Star India pays Rs 82 cr to Maharashtra govt for mega BCCI deal

Broadcast major recently bagged the 5-yr media rights deal for IPL at a cost of Rs 16,347 cr.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 17th, 2017

The grit and gumption of Jabna Chauhan, India"s youngest "sarpanch"

At 22 and a half years, she became the country's youngest sarpanch. She has since carried out campaigns to reform her village.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 16th, 2017