Nitesh will contest Maharashtra polls on BJP ticket: Narayan Rane
Thursday, October 3, 2019, 8:37 AM
Former Maharashtra CM Narayan Rane said his son Nitesh Rane will contest the upcoming state Assembly polls from Kankavli seat on BJP's ticket. Talking to PTI, he claimed his son's name will figure in the second list of the BJP. Nitesh Rane won the 2014 Assembly polls from Kankavli seat in Sindhudurg district on Congress' ticket by defeating the then BJP MLA Pramod Jathar.
Western Naval Command Deploys 8 Flood Rescue Teams For Assistance
Sunday, July 28, 2019, 10:49 AM
In the wake of floods caused by incessant-rains in Mumbai and adjoining areas and the request received by the Central-Railways the Western Naval Command of Indian-Navy deployed eight-flood rescue teams for the relief efforts in the region. "Meanwhile, a helicopter has also been scrambled with divers equipped with auto-inflatable-craft for deployment in the area as advance assessment party," a release by the Western-navy-Command said.
Karnataka by-elections: Voting begins for 3 Lok Sabha, 2 Assembly seat
Saturday, November 3, 2018, 5:48 PM
Voting for the bypolls to the three Lok Sabha and two assembly constituencies in Karnataka began this morning. Bypolls to Shivamogga, Mandya, and Ramanagara Lok Sabha seats, and Ballari and Jamkhandi assembly segments began at 7 am and will go on till 6 pm. The by-elections were necessitated after Yeddyurappa (Shivamogga) and Sriramalu (Ballari), and C S Puttaraju of the Janata Dal.