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Latur: City in Maharashtra, India
Latur is a city in Maharashtra State — wherein it is the third biggest city of Marathwada Region in India. It is the administrative headquarters of Latur district and Latur Taluka. The city is a tourist hub surrounded by many historical monuments, including Udgir Fort and Kharosa Caves. The people in Latur are called Laturkar. The most spoken language in Latur is Marathi. The city's quality of education attracts students from nearby villages.


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Modi government is forcing farmers to commit suicides in Marathwada, says Shiv Sena

Within a span of around one month,12 farmers died in Nanded district, 4 in Hingoli, 3 in Dharashiv, 11 in Parbhani, 9 in Sambhaji Nagar, 7 in Latur, 6 in Jalna. Altogether, at least 746 farmers..
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TRS to take plunge into Maharashtra poll, may announce after Pitru Paksha

TRS is seriously exploring an option to contest in some of the districts including Nanded, Latur, Aurangabad and Solapur to enter into the state.
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Deluge over, now Maharashtra braces for aftermath

State government counts on Mumbai Civic Chief Praveen Pardeshi's Latur earthquake experience to deal with flood mitigation and rehabilitation efforts
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Mumbai: Resident doctors call off strike till August 31

As a solution to their problems, the state government's DMER agreed to credit pending stipend of Akola, Latur, and Ambejogai resident doctors this week.
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Maharashtra: Latur farmers want India Meteorological Department to be labelled '420'

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Mumbai doctors cure 3-yr-old Latur girl with rare syndrome

Earlier, her parents who are farm labourer in Latur visited various private hospitals. Her syndrome was misdiagnosed to be epilepsy by a local doctor and she was treated for epilepsy for a few months.
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DNA EXCLUSIVE: Mere 4.91% of Kharif sowing down in Maharashtra

Sowing figures at other regions are not impressive either - Nashik is at 9%, Kolhapur at 19%, Aurangabad at 8%, Latur at 2%, Amravati at 5% and Nagpur at 3%.
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Maharashtra SSC result 2019: 16 students from Latur get 100%

SSC results buck previous trends and set new ones; Konkan secures highest success ratio among nine regions within Maharashtra
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