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Konkan trains delayed by landslide, many stranded

Torrential rains in the Konkan region triggered a major landslide in Ratnagiri district, Maharashtra on Tuesday morning. The landslide delayed trains and caused major inconvenience to scores of......

PIX: Anti-Jaitapur N-plant protest turns violent

A district hospital was ransacked and a few buses were torched on Tuesday in violence during the Shiv Sena bandh in Ratnagiri against police firing that claimed the life of one of the locals......

'Government must listen to the people'

The proposed nuclear plant at Jaitapur in Ratnagiri district in Maharashtra has come under a lot of flak by local residents and other sections of the public. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj......

Be ready to contest all Assembly seats, Ajit tells NCP workers

Senior Nationalist Congress Party leader and Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Saturday said decision as to when to hold the meeting on seat-sharing for Maharashtra Assembly polls will be taken......

Maha CM asks people to save water, power as rain deficit widens

Water scarcity condition in Maharashtra has become "critical" due to deficit rainfall, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said on Wednesday while asking citizens to save water and use......

Dabhol promoters smell first dividend

The Dabhol power plant in Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra expects to pay its promoters their first dividend this year.The turnaround has been possible due to availability of domestic gas on......

Coastal Maharashtra is India's new power hub

Three districts of Maharashtra - Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg and Raigad - on the western coast are set to become the power hub of this part of the country.State-run and private sector companies plan to......

26,000-Mw Maharashtra projects may be delayed

The fate of power projects of nearly 26,000 Mw in the economically fragile Sindhudurg and Ratnagiri districts of Maharashtra hangs in the balance.The Ministry of Environment and Forests has told......

Eight years after revival, Dabhol struggles to survive

Three-hundred kilometres south of Mumbai, water-locked from three sides, is the beleaguered Dabhol power plant. Abandoned by the erstwhile Enron Corporation, the plant was taken over by two of the......

HPCL's Rs 30k-cr plant stuck on Western Ghat moratorium

The Western Ghats Ecology Expert Panel report, submitted by ecologist Madhav Gadgil last year, was further delaying the Rs 30,000-crore (Rs 300-billion) refinery project of Hindustan Petroleum Corp......

Door not closed on anyone: Vengsarkar

In what could be music to the ears of Sourav Ganguly and Zaheer Khan, newly-appointed national senior selection committee chairman Dilip Vengsarkar declared that the door is not shut on anyone......

  People speak for ratnagiri district

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Good Citizen
Q. Is Konkani language a dialect of Marathi?
Good Citizen:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/is-konkani-language-a-dialect-of-marathi/24302178/answers/

Neha Sahi
Q. where is mumbai university located?
Neha Sahi:  A. Northern Konkani: Dialects spoken in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra with strong cultural ties to Marathi; i.e. Malvani Central Konkani:...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/where-is-mumbai-university-located/21165436/answers/24302192

  Web results for Ratnagiri District
State hits trifecta on Akshansh project

Thanks to geography, all 3 'latitude expressways' planned by NDA govt will pass through the state Karnataka's location between the 11th and 19th... ...

http://www.bangaloremirror.com/bangalore/others/geography-NDA-govt-Akshansh-Akshansh-Marg-Expressways-project-eastwest-expressways/articleshow/39185320.cms
Rs 800cr tenders for small dams scrapped

MUMBAI: Keen to avoid a controversy on the eve of the state elections, the Congress-controlled water conservation department has cancelled minor... ...

http://timesofindia.feedsportal.com/c/33039/f/533975/s/3cf499aa/sc/7/l/0Ltimesofindia0Bindiatimes0N0Ccity0Cmumbai0CRs0E80A0Acr0Etenders0Efor0Esmall0Edams0Escrapped0Carticleshow0C391978770Bcms/story01.htm
Bodhare, Kumar advance

MUMBAI: Anil Bodhare prevailed over Ashok Salve in straight games 25-2, 25-7 to enter the third round of the men singles event in the 50th Aamdar... ...

http://www.afternoondc.in/sports/bodhare-kumar-advance/article_115994
Centre lifts ban on mining, power and other projects in Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg

The Union environment ministry has partially lifted the moratorium on development projects in Ratnagiri and Sindhudurg districts of Maharashtra.... ...

http://www.downtoearth.org.in/node/45508
Thane, Vasai creeks on wildlife body list for conservation

Thane creek has been identified for conservation due to its woody mangroves. Source: Express Photo Summary Thane creek is in the list for its... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/cities/mumbai/thane-vasai-creeks-on-wildlife-body-list-for-conservation/

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