Massive fire in Bihar's Aurangabad during Chhath Puja, at least 25 injured

The tragedy occurred while a family was cooking for Chhath Puja at 2:30 in the morning.

published on : 29th October 2022

All 27 gates of Maharashtra's Jayakwadi dam lifted for water discharge after rains

Due to rainfall in the upper areas of the dam and continuous inflow into it, water was being discharged from all its 27 gates.

published on : 18th September 2022

Issue of sharing CM's post with BJP could have been resolved through talks in 2019: Shinde's veiled swipe at Uddhav 

Eknath Shinde said the BJP could have taken the chief minister's post in the present government led by him. He took oath as the chief minister on June 30.

published on : 31st July 2022

Eknath Shinde-led Shiv Sena faction, BJP to contest Aurangabad polls in alliance

The AMC polls are due and the dates are yet to be announced. The Shiv Sena and the BJP had earlier ruled the civic body for over three decades.

published on : 28th July 2022

Laughable, says AIMIM MP on Sharad Pawar's remark about Aurangabad renaming

The previous Maha Vikas Aghadi government under Uddav Thackeray approved proposals to rename Aurangabad as Sambhajinagar and Osmanabad as Dharashiv in its last cabinet meeting on June 29.

published on : 11th July 2022

Maharashtra to rename Aurangabad as Sambhajinagar, Osmanabad as Dharashiv

The Cabinet also decided to rename the Navi Mumbai International Airport after the late 'Dinkar Balu Patil', a prominent leader of the coastal Konkan belt.

published on : 29th June 2022

'My wife couldn't drape a saree, walk or talk properly': Man commits suicide in Aurangabad

The man had gotten married six months ago to a woman who was six years older to him and the suicide note mentioned that his wife 'couldn't drape a saree properly, couldn't walk or talk properly'.

published on : 17th May 2022

Name Aurangabad airport after Chhatrapati Sambhaji: Maharashtra minister Subhash Desai to Centre

Desai, who is the guardian minister of Aurangabad, also told the minister the Maharashtra legislature had passed such a demand unanimously earlier.

published on : 17th May 2022

Raj Thackeray's Aurangabad speech under scrutiny: Maharashtra government

Maharashtra Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil said there was no reason to assume the state government would get scared of somebody's ultimatum.

published on : 2nd May 2022

Eight wagons of goods train derail in Maharashtra's Aurangabad, route affected for four hours

Eight wagons of a freight train derailed on Saturday morning at Daulatabad yard in Maharashtra's Aurangabad city.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Tata Motors to invest Rs 15,000 cr in EV segment in 5 years

The company had raised USD 1 billion in funding from private equity major TPG in its EV division, valuing the business at USD 9.1 billion.

published on : 15th March 2022

New COVID strain: UK returnee tests positive in Maharashtra's Aurangabad

A woman, who had returned to Aurangabad in Maharashtra from the UK in the last few weeks, has tested coronavirus positive.

published on : 26th December 2020

Video of dog being dragged goes viral, FIR registered in Aurangabad

The same incident was witnessed in Uttar Pradesh's Aligarh where a dog was beaten to death by a group of people and its video went viral.

published on : 7th June 2020

Maratha quota: Cop dies as protest turns violent

Sham Atgaonkar, a police constable from Osmanabad who was deployed on duty at Kaygaon in Aurangabad where Shinde was to be cremated, died soon after a commotion.

published on : 24th July 2018

Maratha quota stir: Youth plunges into river as part of agitation; dies

Though political leaders have appealed the Maratha community to exercise restraint, the community leaders have blamed the state government for the death.

published on : 23rd July 2018

Maharashtra: Two men lynched in Aurangabad district on suspicion of being robbers

Police said a mob of at least 1,500 villagers allegedly attacked nine men with wooden sticks after nabbing them from near a farm in the village on morning of last Friday.

published on : 13th June 2018

Ram Navami clash in Bihar's Aurangabad: Accused flees from custody

The person who fled from police custody yesterday, has been associated with taking out Ram Navami processions over the years, Superintendent of Police Satya Prakash said.

published on : 30th March 2018

As Aurangabad returns to normalcy, two other Bihar towns witness communal clashes; Opposition slams Nitish government

While strife-torn Aurangabad in southern Bihar returned to normalcy on Wednesday, tension prevailed in Rosera and Munger after communal clashes took place in the two towns a day before.

published on : 29th March 2018