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  1. Another Maharashtra verdict: sugar goes privateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Express India

    For decades, sugar in Maharashtra has been synonymous with cooperatives. Not anymore.

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  2. Another Maharashtra verdict: Sugar goes privateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    For decades, sugar in Maharashtra has been synonymous with cooperatives. Not anymore.

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  3. BJP rises while Congress wanes in MarathwadaRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Indian Express

    The BJP has considerably improved its tally in Marathwada this time - from two seats in 2009 to 15 - registering victory in almost one-third of total 46 Assembly constituencies in eight districts under the region. Riding on the 'Modi wave', besides the sympathy generated after the untimely death of senior leader from the region Gopinath Munde, the party has won five out of the six Assembly seats in Beed district, Munde's hometown that had emerged as a Nationalist Congress Party bastion.

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  4. They keep the dynasty flag flyingRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Indian Express

    Maharashtra's political dynasties will still be in play even after the loss or demise of veterans across parties as relatives of several top leaders have managed to make the cut in the assembly polls for the first time or retain their sway over family bastions. In Sindhudurg, Konkan strongman Narayan Rane's humiliating defeat after more than two decades as MLA, that followed his elder son and former MP Nilesh's rout in the Lok Sabha polls, was partially offset by his younger son Nitesh debuting as a MLA.

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  5. Maharashtra results: Winners and losers, all in the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    At least two father-son pairs won in different parts of the state and in two instances, while fathers lost, their sons scored victories. Senior Congressman and former chief minister Narayan Rane lost from Kudal, while his son Nitesh Rane won from Kankavali, both in Sindhudurg district of coastal Konkan.

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  6. Prithviraj Chavan faces Congress leaders' flak over controversial remarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Mumbai: Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has drawn flak from Congress leaders for his controversial remarks about his predecessors and the Adarsh Society scam. "Chavan should not have made those remarks," former chief minister Narayan Rane, who was the party's poll campaign in-charge, said.

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  7. Nitin Gadkari's bribe remark annoys Election CommissionRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | Rediff.com

    NEW DELHI: The Election Commission on Saturday conveyed its displeasure to Union minister Nitin Gadkari over his statement allegedly inducing voters in Latur, Maharashtra, to accept bribes on offer before deciding how to vote, and rejected his ...

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  8. Gadkari's 'bribe' remark annoys Election CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Times of India

    NEW DELHI: The Election Commission on Saturday conveyed its displeasure to Union minister Nitin Gadkari over his statement allegedly inducing voters in Latur, Maharashtra, to accept bribes on offer before deciding how to vote, and rejected his defence that the remark was made in jest. "Irrespective of whatever intentions you might have had, such statements clearly bring disrepute to the purity of our elections as well as the integrity of the democratic process," the Election Commission said in its order on the showcause notice served to Gadkari earlier this week.

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  9. EC conveys displeasure to Nitin Gadkari over 'accept bribes' remarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | The Times of India

    EC on Saturday expressed displeasure over Nitin Gadkari's 'accept bribes' remark and warned him to be careful in future. NEW DELHI: The Election Commission on Saturday conveyed its displeasure to Union minister Nitin Gadkari over his statement inducing voters in Latur, Maharashtra, to accept bribes on offer before deciding how to vote, and rejected his defence that the remark was made in jest.

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  10. BJP working against poor: Rahul GandhiRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Newkerala.com

    In a blistering attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi Friday accused his government of working against the interests of the poor of the country for benefitting industrialists. Addressing huge rallies in Nashik and Pune districts, Gandhi charged Modi with making "closed door deals" with US companies to remove the cap on prices of essential medicines.

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  11. Modi Has Done Nothing to Stop Pak Shelling: RahulRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Outlook

    With shelling and firing by Pakistani troops continuing to claim civilian lives in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he has done nothing to stop it despite "many provocations". "Before the Lok Sabha polls, Modi used to speak of adopting an aggressive approach towards China and Pakistan.

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  12. Why is PM soft on Pak China RahulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Hindustan Times

    Congress vice -president Rahul Gandhi continued his poll campaign in Maharashtra by launching a scathing attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the border standoff. Addressing rallies in Konkan and Marathwada, Gandhi accused the PM of not keeping his promise of teaching a lesson to Pakistan and China.

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  13. Rahul targets Modi in Maharashtra campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | The Peninsula

    Raigad/Latur, Maharashtra: Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi entered the Maharashtra poll campaign yesterday, targeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the BJP for their silence on China, Pakistan issues and anti-poor and anti-farmer stand. Addressing public rallies in Raigad and Latur districts, Gandhi lashed out at Modi for "sitting on swings" with Chinese President Xi Jingping when Chinese soldiers were invading the Indian borders.

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  14. Police seize cash stashed in Ajit Pawar's vehicleRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Newkerala.com

    Maharashtra Police have seized Rs.4.85 lakh from a car allegedly belonging to senior Nationalist Congress Party leader and former state deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar, an official said here Wednesday. The police also seized some visiting cards and clothes of Pawar from the intercepted vehicle along with the cash stashed in two bags, Parbhani Superintendent of Police Anant Rokde told the media.

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  15. Narendra Modi has done nothing to stop Pakistan shelling: Rahul GandhiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Mahad: With shelling and firing by Pakistani troops continuing to claim civilian lives in Jammu and Kashmir, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi today targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying he has done nothing to stop it despite "many provocations". Now, despite so many provocations, the PM is not doing anything for the last three months," he said, addressing his first campaign rally for the October 15 Maharashtra Assembly elections at Mahad in Raigad district.

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  16. Gadkari served EC's notice on right grounds: Majid MemonRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Newkerala.com

    Condemning Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari's statement on bribing at a rally in Maharashtra, Nationalist Congress Party leader Majid Memon today said that the BJP leader been served the Election Commission's notice on right grounds. "Nitin Gadkari has been served the Election Commission's notice on right grounds, he is a cabinet minister he should not have said what he did," said Memon.

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  17. People complaining about Gadkari's bribe statement lack sense of humour: BJPRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Newkerala.com

    Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday said people complaining about Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari's statement on bribing have no sense of humour. "He was being sarcastic and said it jokingly.

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  18. India Puts Off Flag Meeting With Pak Proposal Over Ceasefire ViolationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Outlook

    India today put off a proposal for a flag meeting at the last minute and decided to observe Pakistan's "behaviour" in the coming days before any engagement at the commander level along the border in Jammu and Kashmir. A message was sent to BSF Director General D K Pathak earlier in the day for seeking a commander-level flag meeting to de-escalate the tension which mounted last night again when firing was reported from nearly 40 posts along the border and Line of Control, official sources said.

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  19. Sonia to campaign in Maharashtra ThursdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Newkerala.com

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi will campaign for the Oct 15 Maharashtra assembly elections with public meetings Thursday, a party spokesperson said. Gandhi's first rally will be held in Kolhapur in western Maharashtra, a traditional Congress bastion, at 12.30 p.m. The same afternoon, she will reach tourist centre of Aurangabad in Marathwada region for the second rally at 3.30 p.m. Gandhi's rallies will be preceded by party vice president Rahul Gandhi's two rallies - one in Mahad in Ratnagiri district and the other in Latur, again in Marathwada - Wednesday.

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  20. EC sends notice to Gadkari for alleged violation of model code of conductRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Newkerala.com

    The Election Commission has sent a show cause notice to Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari for an alleged violation of the Model Code of Conduct committed in Maharashtra's Latur District recently. In a statement, the Election Commission said, Gadkari while addressing a public meeting in Latur District on Monday, had allegedly induced voters to accept bribes if offered by someone.

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