Mumbai: Why is the state government sitting on the policy guidelines to regulate cell tower installation across Maharashtra though they were drafted two years ago, ask citizens from Thane, Navi Mum

The stir by Maharashtra's sugarcane farmers demanding higher prices for their crop has spread to more areas of the state’s western region.

Kolhapur city is a district place in the state of Maharashtra with population of 4,93,167. It is one of the emerging industrial and commercial city of Western Maharashtra. Problems of pollution along with noise pollution are increasing with time especially during the festival period. In the present study, continuous monitoring of noise levels was carried out during the three festive days of Deepawali in the month of November, 2009 at ten different sites within the Kolhapur city.

Expressing its concern over the dwindling sex ratio in the state, the Bombay High Court on Monday dismissed a petition filed by Dr Suhasini Karanjkar against the Kolhapur Municipal Corporation for seizing her sonography equipment.

The corporation had seized the equipment claiming that Karanjkar had allegedly flouted the rules under the Pre-Conception & Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (prohibiti

Ever wondered what happens to all the waste you generate and where it goes after it is mindlessly dumped? Reports indicate that a good 99 per cent of people have never bothered or even know what happens thereafter. The responsibility of collection of waste obviously has to rest with the municipal board of the city.