• Vidarbha: Congress-NCP polled more votes than BJP-Sena in 10 Assembly segments 24 May 2019 23:38 Suresh alias Balu Dhanorkar (Source: Twitter/@BalubhauOffice) In at least 10 of the total 62 Assembly segments in Vidarbha’s 10 Lok Sabha constituencies, the Congress-NCP has polled more votes than the BJP-Sena. In 2014 polls, when the saffron allies …
  • In Vidarbha, Sena-BJP repeat 2014 win riding on Modi wave 23 May 2019 23:55 In all Vidarbha constituencies, Ambedkar’s Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) made a dent. In Buldhana, the Shiv Sena’s Prataprao Ganpatrao Jadhav won again. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna) At the heart of the BJP and Shiv Sena’s performance in Vidarbha, which …
  • Monsoon delayed: Heat to intensify, no respite for Vidarbha 17 May 2019 20:53 IMD officials on Friday said the conditions were becoming favourable for the onset of monsoon over the Andaman sea within the next 48 hours. With the southwest monsoon expected to arrive later than usual in Kerala, on June 6, the excruciating wait for …
  • Vidarbha: India's Nou camp 11 May 2019 03:48 Express News Service From being a nonentity, Vidarbha has tasted unprecedented success across age groups in men’s cricket in the last few years. It is the result of planning and scouting of talent from the districts. The centralised training facility …
  • Showers elude Pune, Vidarbha heat wave eases 10 May 2019 09:06
  • Maharashtra: Heatwave warning for Vidarbha, Marathwada till May 5 01 May 2019 21:13 Several areas of Maharashtra recorded a spike in the maximum temperature with areas in Vidarbha and Marathwada around 44 degrees Celsius. (Representational Image) THE MET department issued a heatwave warning for some parts of Maharashtra till May 5. …
  • Maharashtra: Heatwave over Vidarbha to intensify in next 3-4 days: IMD 24 Apr 2019 23:10 Hot and dry conditions under the prevailing heatwave largely persisted over Gujarat, Saurashtra, Kutch, Rajasthan and regions of Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday. The meteorlogical department has warned that the persistent heatwave in Vidarbha is likely to …
  • Heatwave warning for Vidarbha from April 23 22 Apr 2019 06:03 Marathwada region also recorded a rise in temperature with Solapur at 40.4 degrees Celsius, Parbhani at 41.9 degrees Celsius and Aurangabad at 39 degrees Celsius. Malegaon, which falls in North Maharashtra, recorded a maximum temperature of 41.2 degrees …
  • Vidarbha farmers rue lack of alternatives to cotton, soybean 16 Apr 2019 17:43 Ramkrishna Patil Khute from Pota village in Buldhana district in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra has over 65 acres of farmland, which he cultivates along with his two brothers. In a State where the average farmland holding is less than five acres, Khute …
  • Vidarbha candidates sign off as campaigning for 7 LS seats ends 11 Apr 2019 18:56
  • Chandrakant Pandit will assess future as Vidarbha coach 06 Apr 2019 03:05 Two-time Ranji Trophy-winning Chandrakant Pandit’s hugely successful tenure at Vidarbha has attracted interest from other state associations and the sought-after coach Friday said he will “assess” his future. The former India wicketkeeper, who also guided …
  • Chandrakant Pandit will assess future as Vidarbha coach, says has received feelers from others 05 Apr 2019 14:47 Vidarbha coach Chandrakant Pandit makes notes about players in his book — a habit he picked up from his late coach Ramakanth Achrekar. Two-time Ranji Trophy-winning Chandrakant Pandit’s hugely successful tenure at Vidarbha has attracted interest from other …
  • Rift in Sena keeps 3 Vidarbha seats edgy 05 Apr 2019 04:21 CHANDRAPUR | AMRAVATI | YUVATMAL-WASHIM: Pre-poll political migrations, internal squabbles and incumbency burdens of multi-term MPs make the electoral fights in three Vidarbha constituencies intriguing. These seats also appear to be reflecting the internal …
  • Citing health issues, Chandrakant Pandit steps down as Vidarbha coach 05 Apr 2019 00:28 Pandit had enjoyed two terrific seasons with Vidarbha. (File) Months after helping Vidarbha register their second Ranji-Irani double on the trot, thus putting them on India’s cricket map, coach Chandrakant Pandit has decided to step down because of health …
  • Fired by Modi, Vidarbha campaign hots up 04 Apr 2019 11:10 Nagpur (Maharashtra), April 4 (IANS) With the fiery speech by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his maiden poll rally in Wardha on Monday, the poll campaign has hotted up for the 10 Lok Sabha seats in eastern Maharashtra’s crucial Vidarbha region. Two union …
  • Battle for Maharashtra: Bread and butter at the heart of the political discourse in Vidarbha 02 Apr 2019 02:56 Ten Lok Sabha seats are up for grabs in Vidarbha. In 2014, the BJP-Shiv Sena combine delivered a body blow to this Congress base (with NCP fighting separately then) by sweeping all the 10 seats. The BJP won 44 of the 62 assembly segments of the region …
  • LS polls: In Vidarbha, Cong-NCP hope to recover lost ground 31 Mar 2019 14:42 MUMBAI: In the seven Lok Sabha seats in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, where polling will be held in the first phase on April 11, the Congress and NCP are hoping to recover the ground they had lost in the 2014 elections. In the previous Lok Sabha polls, …
  • LS polls: Maha DGP reviews security in Vidarbha 12 Mar 2019 19:28 NAGPUR: Maharashtra DGP Subodh Kumar Jaiswal on Tuesday took stock of security preparedness in Vidarbha region in view of upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The top cop also said police are well-prepared to handle any security threat arising out in the form of …
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Mumbai trump Vidarbha; Delhi, Gujarat and Maharashtra win 11 Mar 2019 20:43 Domestic giants Mumbai defeated Vidarbha by six wickets in their Super League Group B match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament here Monday. Opting to field at the Holkar Stadium, Mumbai bowlers, led by medium pacer Tushar Deshpande (3-28), put in a …
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 Trophy: Mumbai rout Vidarbha; Gujarat, Maharashtra also post wins 11 Mar 2019 19:56 Mumbai beat Vidarbha by six wickets. Domestic giants Mumbai defeated Vidarbha by six wickets in their Super League Group B match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament here Monday. Opting to field at the Holkar Stadium, Mumbai bowlers, led by medium pacer …
  • Mushtaq Ali T20: Mumbai maul Vidarbha; Gujarat derail Railways 11 Mar 2019 12:42 IMAGE: Mumbai's medium pacer Tushar Deshpande put in a spirited show to restrict Vidarbha. Photograph: PTI Domestic giants Mumbai defeated Vidarbha by six wickets in their Super League Group B match of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament, in Indore, on …
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Karnataka thrash Delhi, Bengal and Vidarbha win 10 Mar 2019 17:13 A formidable Karnataka continued their winning streak in the Super League stages of the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy after they trounced Delhi by 8 wickets in Group B match here on Sunday. Earlier, Karnataka had beaten domestic giants Mumbai and Uttar Pradesh …
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali T20: Karnataka maul Delhi; Bengal, Vidarbha, Maharashtra win 10 Mar 2019 16:09 Karun Nair remained unbeaten as Karnataka chased the 110-run target with utmost ease. (File Photo) A formidable Karnataka continued their winning streak in the Super League stages of the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy after they trounced Delhi by 8 wickets in …
  • Mushtaq Ali Trophy: K'taka maul Delhi; Bengal, Vidarbha win 10 Mar 2019 13:15 IMAGE: Karnataka’s Karun Nair. Photograph: BCCI A formidable Karnataka continued their winning streak in the Super League stages of the Syed Mushtaq Ali trophy after they trounced Delhi by 8 wickets in Group B match, in Indore, on Sunday. Earlier, …
  • Maharashtra: Activists seeking Vidarbha state want case against Gadkari, CM 09 Mar 2019 06:27 While Gadkari was speaking, a group of activists had raised slogans and asked when would the two leaders fulfill the promise of create a Vidarbha state. (Source: File) PRO-VIDARBHA state activists on Friday met Nagpur Commissioner of Police B K Upadhyaya, …
  • Demand for separate state: Pro-Vidarbha activists complain against Nitin Gadkari 08 Mar 2019 20:46 This is the third time Nitin Gadkari had faced pro-Vidarbha protest in the recent past and he has reacted sharply on each occasion. Pro-Vidarbha activists, on Friday, moved Nagpur Commissioner of Police B K Upadhyaya urging for registration of offence …
  • Shiv Sena dismisses calls for Vidarbha state 08 Mar 2019 20:32 The editorial also praised Union minister Nitin Gadkari. Mumbai: The Shiv Sena has said that demands should not be made for a separate Vidarbha state as development works had been carried out in the last four years and a backlog of the last 40-50 years had …
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali T20: Karnataka maul Mumbai by 9 wickets; Bengal, Vidarbha, Jharkhand win 08 Mar 2019 18:33 Karnataka bowlers put up a spirited show and restricted Mumbai for a paltry 97 in their 20 overs with pacer R Vinay Kumar taking 2/15. (Source: File) Karnataka began their Super League campaign of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament in style by …
  • Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy: Karnataka crush Mumbai; Bengal, Vidarbha and Jharkhand win 08 Mar 2019 17:51 Karnataka began their Super League campaign of the Syed Mushtaq Ali T20 tournament in style by defeating domestic giants Mumbai by nine wickets in a Group B match here on Friday. Karnataka bowlers put up a spirited show and restricted Mumbai for a paltry …
  • Government's developed Vidarbha, statehood demand not needed: Shiv Sena 08 Mar 2019 06:16 MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena Friday said the face of Vidarbha had changed due to various development works by the government and, therefore, there was no need for the region to be given statehood. In an editorial in party mouthpiece 'Saamana', the Sena …
  • Miffed Gadkari warns activists over ‘pro-Vidarbha state’ slogans 07 Mar 2019 15:14 Nagpur, March 7 (IANS) Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari lost his cool when a group of activists raised ‘pro-Vidarbha state’ slogans and disrupted his speech at a function here. As Gadkari stood up to address the gathering after the inauguration of …
  • To get a 'feel of Planet Mars', head to Lonar in Vidarbha 24 Feb 2019 03:30 MUMBAI: Mumbaikars dreaming of setting foot on the Red Planet have a cause to celebrate: they need not get themselves strapped into a rocket and fly for eight or nine months to reach their dream destination. All they have to do is to proceed to Buldhana in …
  • Jaffer Credits Vidarbha Administration, Slams Mumbai Counterparts 23 Feb 2019 23:13 Vidarbha Cricket Team. (PTI Image) Veteran batsman Wasim Jaffer credited Vidarbha's cricket administrators for the team's Ranji Trophy victories in the last two seasons, saying the officials 'work for cricket and not for themselves'. In …
  • I helped them play, and they played: Pandit on Vidarbha team 23 Feb 2019 17:17 New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Vidarbha Ranji team may not be a chimera for other squads, but these days it is a griffin. There was a time when it was almost isolated and abandoned in the domestic cricket. But in the last two years the team has transformed …
  • Triumphant Vidarbha 21 Feb 2019 17:00 Last week Vidarbha created history by winning the Ranji Trophy as well as the Irani Trophy in two successive years. When Vidarbha won the Ranji Trophy for the first time last year, some dubbed it as a fluke. But the team disproved the naysayers by …
  • INR 500 fine for 'no-balls'! Here is how Vidarbha emerged as a powerhouse of Indian cricket 18 Feb 2019 18:03 Image Source : PTI There were many heroes behind Vidarbha's victory as when a team wins. Mumbai, Delhi, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are the teams which have always dominated the domestic cricket circuit. However, Vidarbha -- one of the lower rated teams …
  • Irani Cup final: Vidarbha-ROI game was called off only after the two captains agreed 18 Feb 2019 15:55 Image Source : TWITTER Vidarbha won both the Ranji and Irani trophies, the second year in a row. Eyebrows may have been raised when the Irani Cup was called off with Vidarbha needing just 11 runs for an outright win, but one of their senior players Sunday …
  • Vidarbha-Rest of India Irani Cup game was called off after two captains agreed 17 Feb 2019 19:22 Eyebrows may have been raised when the Irani Cup was called off with Vidarbha needing just 11 runs for an outright win, but one of their senior players Sunday insisted that the decision was mutually taken. Rest of India skipper Ajinkya Rahane and his …
  • Cricket Buzz: Why Vidarbha-ROI Irani Cup game was called off 17 Feb 2019 16:30 IMAGE: Vidarbha team poses with the trophy after defeating Rest of India in the Irani Cup at VCA Stadium, in Nagpur. Photograph: PTI Eyebrows may have been raised when the Irani Cup was called off with Vidarbha needing just 11 runs for an outright win, but …
  • Double delight: Vidarbha retain Irani Cup, players donate prize money for CRPF martyr's children 17 Feb 2019 11:56 Image Source : PTI  Vidarbha batsman Ganesh Satish celebrates his half-century against Rest of India during  Irani Cup match.   A clinical Ranji champions Vidarbha reasserted their supremacy in the domestic arena, beating a star-studded Rest of India to …
  • Vidarbha, the new powerhouse of domestic cricket 17 Feb 2019 08:40 New Delhi, Feb 17 (IANS) Mumbai, Delhi, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu are the teams which have always dominated the domestic cricket circuit. However, Vidarbha — one of the lower rated teams not too long ago — has changed people’s assumptions and has done the …
  • Vidarbha retain Irani Cup, players donate prize money for Pulwama martyr’s children 16 Feb 2019 18:06 Vidarbha team poses with the trophy after defeating Rest of India in the match of the ZR Irani Cup 2018-19. (Source: PTI) A clinical Ranji champions Vidarbha reasserted their supremacy in domestic arena, beating a star-studded Rest of India to retain the …
  • 'Character' is why Vidarbha keep winning - Fazal 16 Feb 2019 17:45 Character, that's the word used by Vidarbha captain Faiz Fazal to describe his team's attitude after they beat Rest of India on first innings lead in Nagpur to become only the third Ranji Trophy winners to also defend their Irani Cup title. …
  • Irani Cup: Vidarbha successfully defends its title 16 Feb 2019 16:12 Atharva Taide, a rookie left-hander playing only his fifth First Class match, and the seasoned Ganesh Satish, combined forces to enable Vidarbha retain the Irani Cup at the VCA stadium on Saturday. Vidarbha chasing 280, was 11 runs away from victory, when …
  • Ranji champions Vidarbha clinches Irani Cup title too 16 Feb 2019 16:01 Nagpur: Riding on their first innings lead, Ranji champions Vidarbha clinched the Irani Cup defeating Rest of India (RoI) at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Saturday. Despite the match ending in a draw, Vidarbha emerged champions on the …
  • Hanuma Vihari creates Irani Cup history with hat-trick of hundreds, gives Rest of India edge over Vidarbha 16 Feb 2019 15:35 Image Source : GETTY IMAGES Hanuma Vihari creates Irani Cup history with hat-trick of hundreds, gives Rest of India edge over Vidarbha Hanuma Vihari scripted history by becoming the first player to score a hat-trick of hundreds in the Irani Cup, helping …
  • Vidarbha retain Irani Cup; donate prize money for Pulwama martyrs' kids 16 Feb 2019 14:02 IMAGE: Vidarbha is the third team after Mumbai and Karnataka to win two Irani Cup titles in a row. Photograph: PTI A clinical Ranji champions Vidarbha reasserted their supremacy in domestic arena, beating a star-studded Rest of India to retain the Irani …
  • Vidarbha retain Irani Cup crown, donate prize money for Pulwama martyr's children 16 Feb 2019 13:57 Nagpur: A clinical Ranji champions Vidarbha reasserted their supremacy in domestic arena, beating a star-studded Rest of India to retain the Irani Cup, making it back-to-back seasons of double delight. Vidarbha has now become the third team after Mumbai …
  • Vidarbha clinches Irani Cup title 16 Feb 2019 13:07 Nagpur, Feb 16 (IANS) Riding on their first innings lead, Ranji champions Vidarbha clinched the Irani Cup defeating Rest of India (RoI) at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium here on Saturday. Despite the match ending in a draw, Vidarbha emerged …
  • Pulwama terror attack: Vidarbha to donate Irani Cup prize money to families of CRPF martyrs 16 Feb 2019 13:01 Irani Cup champions Vidarbha will be donating their entire prize money to the families of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawans who were martyred in the Pulwama terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir earlier this week. The Irani Cup match ended in a …
  • Pulwama attack: Virender Sehwag, Vidarbha cricket team, Vijender Singh make contributions towards martyred soldiers’ family 16 Feb 2019 12:27 At least 40 CRPF jawans died in the terror attack that took place in Pulwama on Thursday. (PTI Photo) Former Indian batsman Virender Sehwag on Saturday said that he will “take complete care of the education of the children” of the CRPF jawans who died in …
  • The brains and the brawn behind Vidarbha's rise to the top 16 Feb 2019 12:09 Rome wasn't built in a day. Some say, it took them nearly three centuries. Vidarbha took their time as well, to become the best domestic team in India. The journey began in 1929 when their cricket association was instituted. They made India's first …
  • Vidarbha join elite company after defending Ranji Trophy and Irani Cup 16 Feb 2019 11:56 Vidarbha on Saturday became only the third team in Indian domestic cricket history to defend the Ranji Trophy and Irani Cup. The defending champions defeated Rest of India by virtue of their first innings lead on the fifth and final day of the match in …
  • Hanuma Vihari centuries in vain as Vidarbha beat Rest of India to defend Irani Cup 16 Feb 2019 10:46 Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha won the Irani Cup against Rest of India at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium in Jamtha, Nagpur on Saturday. Vidarbha emerged winners thanks to their first innings lead to defend the Irani Cup. They became the third …
  • Vidarbha complete back-to-back Ranji-Irani double 16 Feb 2019 10:22 Tea Vidarbha 229 for 4 (Taide 72, Satish 62*, Sanjay 42, Chahar 2-88) and 425 trail Rest of India 330 and 374 for 3 decl by 51 runs Atharwa Taide fell for 72 early on in the second session of the final day of the Irani Cup tie against Rest of India in …
  • Taide, Sanjay keep Vidarbha on track for Irani repeat 16 Feb 2019 07:03 Lunch Vidarbha 141 for 2 (Taide 71*, Sanjay 42) and 425 trail Rest of India 330 and 374 for 3 decl by 139 runs Teenager Atharwa Taide's unbeaten 71 and R Sanjay's measured 42 boosted Vidarbha's chances of defending their Irani Cup title, their …
  • Irani Cup: Hanuma Vihari scores a fighting hundred for Rest of India vs Vidarbha 15 Feb 2019 17:38 Hanuma Vihari plays a shot enroute to his 114 runs. (PTI) India Test specialist Hanuma Vihari notched his 16th first-class hundred in the ongoing Irani Trophy on Tuesday. Batting at number three for Rest India (ROI), Vihari reminded why he belongs to the …
  • Irani Cup: Vidarbha allrounder Akshay Karnewar shows ambidextrous bowling skills 15 Feb 2019 17:37 Vidarbha allrounder Akshay Karnewar can bowl with both hands. (Source: BCCI) Vidarbha allrounder Akshay Karnewar on Tuesday showed a unique skill during the first day of the Irani Cup clash against Rest of India. In the first innings of the day, the …
  • Irani Cup: Akshay Wadkar keeps Vidarbha in hunt for first-innings lead 15 Feb 2019 17:36 Akshay Wadkar scored an unbeaten half-century. (PTI) Wicketkeeper Akshay Wadkar led Vidarbha’s fightback with an unbeaten half-century as the Ranji champions remained in hunt for a first innings lead after the second day of their Irani Cup match against …
  • Irani Cup: Vidarbha skipper Faiz Fazal given out by umpire in bizarre fashion, watch video 15 Feb 2019 17:34 Vidarbha skipper Faiz Fazal was caught behind in Irani Cup match. (Source: File) Vidarbha captain Faiz Fazal was given out in an unusual manner by the umpire during the first innings of the Irani Cup tie against the Rest of India. The incident took place …
  • Akshay Karnewar’s maiden ton gives Vidarbha first-innings lead before Rest Of India fightback 15 Feb 2019 17:34 Rahul Chahar celebrates with teammates after taking the wicket of Vidarbha batsman Akshay Karnewar. (PTI Photo)  Little-known and batting with the tail, Akshay Karnewar struck his maiden first-class century to hand Vidarbha a crucial 95-run first-innings …
  • Maharashtra BJP doles out sops for drought-hit Vidarbha, Marathwada voters 15 Feb 2019 16:57 Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. THE STATE government on Tuesday decided to dive into the state’s contingency fund to speed up financial assistance for drought relief. About a third of Maharashtra’s talukas were declared drought-hit last …
  • Watch: Akshay Karnewar from Vidarbha who bowled with both hands in Irani Cup match 15 Feb 2019 16:52 Image Source : BCCI Watch: Akshay Karnewar from Vidarbha who bowled with both hands in Irani Trophy match Cricket is a game full of surprises and a shocker came in the ongoing Irani Cup match between Rest of India and Vidarbha. In the ongoing match, Akshay …
  • Irani Cup: Karnewar's maiden first-class ton gives Vidarbha first-innings lead versus ROI 15 Feb 2019 16:52 Image Source : PTI This was Akshay Karnewar's maiden first-class ton Little-known and batting with the tail, Akshay Karnewar struck his maiden first-class century to hand Vidarbha a crucial 95-run first-innings lead before Rest of India, riding on a …
  • Irani Cup: Vidarbha 37/1, need 243 more runs to win 15 Feb 2019 14:40 Nagpur, Feb 15 (IANS) Vidarbha were 37/1 at stumps on the fourth day of the second innings, needing 243 runs to win the Irani Cup against Rest of India (RoI) here on Friday. Sanjay Raghunath (17) and Atharwa Taide (16) were at the crease when umpires …
  • Irani Cup Day 4: Hanuma Vihari 180, Rahane 87 leave Vidarbha with tricky chase 15 Feb 2019 11:53 Hanuma Vihari became the first batsman in history to score three successive Irani Cup hundreds as Rest of India set Vidarbha 280 runs to win. Hanuma, who had scored 114 in the first innings, hit 180 in the second to become only the second batsman after …
  • Vidarbha's X-factor, Aditya Sarwate 15 Feb 2019 11:53 An unfamiliar name in the echelons of Indian cricket, 29-year-old all-rounder Aditya Sarwate starred both with the bat and the ball in the Ranji Trophy final to show he is a big match player. The left-arm spinner took eleven wickets in the marquee clash …
  • Centurion Akshay Karnewar deconstructs Vidarbha's dazzling rearguard 14 Feb 2019 17:56 For the past two years, if there's any aspect of Vidarbha's cricket that you could rely on, it was their top order. In a team that has two professionals who are batsmen - Wasim Jaffer and Ganesh Satish - and an India player in Faiz Fazal, getting …
  • Karnewar hits century for Vidarbha before Rest fight back 14 Feb 2019 16:19 IMAGE: Vidarbha's Akshay Karnewar celebrates after completing his century during Day 3 of the Irani Trophy match against Rest of India. Photograph: PTI Akshay Karnewar struck his maiden first-class century to hand Vidarbha a crucial 95-run first- …
  • Irani Cup Day 3: Vihari, Rahane battle Vidarbha after Akshay Karnewar hundred 14 Feb 2019 15:31 Hanuma Vihari followed up his first innings 114 with a 40 not out in the second as Rest of India finished Day 3 at 102 for 2, leading Vidarbha by 7 runs at stumps. But the day really belonged to Akshay Karnewar whose maiden first-class hundred had helped …
  • RoI fight back after Karnewar puts Vidarbha in front 14 Feb 2019 12:20 Rest of India 102 for 2 (Vihari 40*, Rahane 25*) and 330 lead Vidarbha 425 (Karnewar 102*, Wadkar 73, Sanjay 65, Chahar 4-112) by seven runs The day belonged to Vidarbha's Akshay Karnewar, whose maiden first-class century handed the Ranji Trophy …
  • Sarwate strikes early after Vidarbha finish in front 14 Feb 2019 09:55 Tea Rest of India 35 for 1 (Agarwal 22, Sarwate 1-17) and 330 all out trail Vidarbha 425 all out (Karnewar 102*, Wadkar 73, Sanjay 65, Chahar 4-112) by 60 runs Akshay Karnewar struck his maiden first-class century from No. 8, and the rest of Vidarbha's …
  • Karnewar century helps Vidarbha finish 95 in front 14 Feb 2019 09:07 Innings Vidarbha 425 all out (Karnewar 102*, Wadkar 73, Sanjay 65, Chahar 4-112) lead Rest of India 330 by 95 runs Akshay Karnewar struck his maiden first-class century from No. 8, and the rest of the Vidarbha lower-order batsmen chipped in with useful …
  • Karnewar's maiden first-class ton gives Vidarbha handy lead 14 Feb 2019 07:31 Lunch Vidarbha 377 for 7 (Karnewar 102*, Wadkar 73, Sanjay 65, Wakhare 15*, Gowtham 2-33) lead Rest of India 330 by 47 runs Akshay Karnewar's maiden first-class hundred helped Vidarbha clinch the crucial first-innings lead against Rest of India on the …
  • Irani Cup: Wadkar keeps Vidarbha in hunt for first-innings lead 13 Feb 2019 18:04 IMAGE: Vidarbha batsman Sanjay Ramaswamy raises his bat after completing his half century against Rest of India.  Photograph: PTI Wicketkeeper Akshay Wadkar led Vidarbha's fightback with an unbeaten half-century as the Ranji champions remained in hunt …
  • Irani Cup: Vidarbha trail by 85 runs on day 2 vs RoI 13 Feb 2019 13:40 Nagpur, Feb 13 (IANS) Vidarbha scored 245/6, trailing by 85 runs at stumps on the second day of the Irani Cup against Rest of India (RoI) here on Wednesday. Wicketkeeeper-batsman Akshay Wadkar (50) and Akshay Karnewar (15) were at the crease when …
  • Irani Cup Day 2: Rest of India get the upper hand against Vidarbha 13 Feb 2019 12:29 Brief Score: Vidarbha (245/6 in 90 overs) vs Rest of India (330-all out). Wadkar 50*; Karnewar 15*; D. Jadeja 2/66, Rajpoot 1/27 Vidarbha reached 245 for 6 against Rest of India at stumps on the second day of the Irani Cup in Nagpur. Sanjay …
  • Wadkar keeps Vidarbha afloat as Rest of India chip away 13 Feb 2019 11:28 Stumps Vidarbha 245 for 6 (Sanjay 65, Wadkar 50*, Karnewar 15*, Gowtham 2-33, Jadeja 2-66) trail Rest of India 330 by 85 runs Despite losing only six wickets on the second day, Vidarbha failed to take control of the Irani Cup tie in Nagpur, as their …
  • Vidarbha pegged back as Sanjay and Satish fall 13 Feb 2019 09:52 Tea Vidarbha 171 for 5 (Sanjay 65, Satish 48, Gowtham 2-33, Jadeja 2-44) trail Rest of India 330 by 159 runs The Irani Cup was left hanging in the balance as the Rest of India spinners chipped away with wickets, including that of the set R Sanjay and …
  • R Sanjay leads Vidarbha's steady reply 13 Feb 2019 07:28 Lunch Vidarbha 106 for 2 (Sanjay 46*, Satish 16*, R Chahar 1-19) trail Rest of India 330 by 224 runs Vidarbha made steady progress in response to Rest of India's 300 on the second day of the Irani Cup, on the back of opener R Sanjay's measured 46 …
  • Irani Cup: Hanuma Vihari scores ton but Vidarbha restrict Rest of India 12 Feb 2019 21:08 Nagpur: Vidarbha managed to restrict Rest of India to a manageable 330 after orchestrating a middle-order collapse despite dogged hundred from Hanuma Vihari and a 95 by opener Mayank Agarwal on the opening day of the Irani Cup. The the two India …
  • Irani Cup: Vihari scores ton but Vidarbha restrict RoI to 330 12 Feb 2019 15:13 IMAGE: Rest of India batsman Hanuma Vihari plays a shot to complete his century against Vidarbha during the Irani Cup cricket match at VCA Stadium in Nagpur on Tuesday. Photograph: PTI Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha managed to restrict Rest of India to a …
  • Irani Cup: Vihari’s ton helps RoI reach 330 vs Vidarbha 12 Feb 2019 14:48 Nagpur, Feb 12 (IANS) Continuing his good form with the bat, Hanuma Vihari registered a crucial 114-run knock while Ajinkya Rahane failed to click as Rest of India (RoI) were dismissed for 330 by Vidarbha on the opening day of the Irani Cup here on Tuesday …
  • Akshay Karnewar plays for Ranji champions Vidarbha and he can bowl with both hands 12 Feb 2019 14:46 Akshay Karnewar can do everything on a cricket field. He can bowl right-arm off-break. He can bowl left-arm spin. And he can bat. The 26-year-old Karnewar played a crucial role for Vidarbha in their victory over Saurashtra in the Ranji Trophy final in …
  • Hanuma Vihari firm as Vidarbha peg Rest of India back with quick strikes 12 Feb 2019 10:09 Tea Rest of India 234 for 5 (Agarwal 95, Vihari 79*) v Vidarbha If it was Mayank Agarwal who dominated the Vidarbha bowlers before lunch, it was Hanuma Vihari who stood tall in the post-lunch session for Rest of India on the first day of the Irani Cup even …
  • Will Modi reassert ‘supremacy’ in Pandharkawada, hotspot of farmers’s suicides in Vidarbha 12 Feb 2019 09:50 Yavatmal (Maharashtra), Feb 12 (IANS) Immense curiosity has arisen after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s plans were made known to address a pre-election rally on February 16 in the small village of Pandharkawada in Yavatmal district, one of the poorest in …
  • Irani Cup: Ranji champion Vidarbha chasing history 11 Feb 2019 17:17 After scaling another peak, by retaining the Ranji Trophy a few days ago, Vidarbha will have to hit prime form against a strong Rest of India (ROI) side as it chases history in the Z.R. Irani Cup which begins at the VCA stadium on Tuesday. Unlike the …
  • RoI look to halt Vidarbha's charge as Umesh Yadav is ruled out 11 Feb 2019 16:45 Big Picture In English football, the Community Shield - played between the Premier League winners and the FA Cup winners from the previous season - usually marks the beginning of the new season. The Irani Trophy, named after former BCCI treasurer Zal Irani …
  • Irani Cup: Vidarbha eye encore, Ajinkya Rahane gears up for big one, Umesh Yadav misses 11 Feb 2019 16:34 Rest of India will be up against Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha in the Irani Cup Rest of India captain Ajinkya Rahane will be hoping to keep himself in the mix for World Cup selection as he leads a formidable Rest of India against Ranji Trophy champions …
  • Irani Cup: Vidarbha eye encore, Rahane gears up for big one, Umesh misses 11 Feb 2019 16:16 Rest of India captain Ajinkya Rahane will be hoping to keep himself in the mix for World Cup selection as he leads a formidable Rest of India against Ranji Trophy champions Vidarbha in the Irani Cup starting Tuesday. For Vidarbha, the aim will be to do an …
  • Ranji Trophy Final, Vidarbha vs Saurashtra: Vidarbha twice as good 11 Feb 2019 13:01 Vidarbha players are understandably ecstatic after clinching their second Ranji title on the trot, thrashing Saurashtra by 78 runs in Nagpur. (PTI) “Don’t know what they would say today. If first one was a fluke, I am happy with the second fluke again,” …
  • Chandrakant Pandit: A taskmaster with no-ball fines, olive-oil dishes to lead Vidarbha to glory 11 Feb 2019 13:01 Pandit’s ultra-disciplined approach has forged Vidarbha into a tough unit. (PTI) Prashant Vaidya recalls an incident how it was during a former India captain Dilip Vengsarkar’s daughter wedding in Mumbai where his evening went in convincing Pandit to come …
  • Nitin Gadkari, Maharashtra State Mining Corporation,Vidarbha Economic Development Council 10 Feb 2019 07:03 The MD of MOIL, a public sector company, did not come to 'Min-Con' despite an invite. Nagpur: Union minister Nitin Gadkari was upset about the absence of the Managing Director of Manganese Ore India Ltd. (MOIL) at a mining-related conclave on …
  • Ranji Trophy: Vidarbha champs again 07 Feb 2019 20:47 They required 148 runs for their maiden title on the fifth and final day at the VCA stadium. Nagpur: Vidarbha lifted their second successive Ranji Trophy title with a comfortable 78-run win over Saurashtra in the final, proving that their maiden triumph …
  • No fluke: Vidarbha do it again in Ranji Trophy final 07 Feb 2019 17:21 Character of this side came to fore in this final, says Pandit IMAGE: Vidarbha team players celebrate after defeating Saurashtra in the final. Photograph: Shirish Shete/PTI A strict disciplinarian by his own admission, Chandrakant Pandit is immensely …
  • Ranji Trophy finals: Vidarbha reasserts its domestic supremacy 07 Feb 2019 16:26 From being a cricketing outpost just a couple of seasons ago to two-time Ranji Trophy champion, Vidarbha’s transformation as a domestic powerhouse has been fast and fascinating. Going into the final day of the Ranji Trophy summit clash, Vidarbha was …
  • Ranji Trophy: Aditya Sarwate stars as defending champions Vidarbha beat Saurashtra to retain title 07 Feb 2019 15:25 Image Source : PTI This was Vidarbha's second Ranji Trophy title Vidarbha lifted their second successive Ranji Trophy title with a comfortable 78-run win over Saurashtra in the final, proving that their maiden triumph last year was no "fluke…
  • Ranji Trophy: Wasim Jaffer over the moon, Umesh Yadav stoked about Vidarbha's 2nd title 07 Feb 2019 15:25 Image Source : PTI This was Vidarbha's second Ranji Trophy title Graced by the presence of a veteran and an experienced India pacer, the Vidarbha youngsters made full use of the opportunity to up their game and clinch a second straight Ranji Trophy …
  • Vidarbha emerge Ranji champions again 07 Feb 2019 13:53 Vidarbha lifted their second successive Ranji Trophy title with a comfortable 78-run win over Saurashtra in the final, proving that their maiden triumph last year was no "fluke". Vidarbha needed five wickets to defend their title while Saurashtra …
  • Ranji Trophy 2018-19: Standout performers who scripted Vidarbha’s success story 07 Feb 2019 11:52 Aditya Sarwate bagged 11 wickets in the final. (PTI) Vidarbha beat Saurashtra by 78 runs to successfully defend its Ranji Trophy title at the Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Nagpur. Vidarbha’s successful title defence was once again led by Faiz Fazal …
  • Maharashtra Lok Sabha Results 2019: Full list of winners 25 May 2019 08:11 Image Source : PTI BJP President Amit Shah wih Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle …
  • Vidarbha: Congress-NCP polled more votes than BJP-Sena in 10 Assembly segments 24 May 2019 23:38 Suresh alias Balu Dhanorkar (Source: Twitter/@BalubhauOffice) In at least 10 of the total 62 Assembly segments in Vidarbha’s 10 Lok Sabha constituencies, the Congress-NCP has polled more votes than the BJP-Sena. In 2014 polls, when the saffron allies …
  • VBA hurt Congress-NCP in at least 8 constituencies 24 May 2019 21:31 The saffron alliance won 41 out of the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra. While the Congress won only one seat, NCP won four. Mumbai: The victory margins of Shiv Sena-BJP candidates indicate that the Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) of dalit leader Prakash …
  • Maharashtra: List of Lok Sabha poll winners, losers with votes polled 24 May 2019 09:15 The list of Lok Sabha poll winners and runners-up in Maharashtra with votes secured and winning margin is as follows: Ahmednagar-Sujay Vikhe Patil (BJP) 704660, Sangram Jagtap (NCP) 423186, margin 281474 votes Akola-Sanjay Dhotre (BJP) 554444, Prakash …
  • Maharashtra: BJP wins 23, Sena 18; 2 Union ministers, 2 former CMs lose 24 May 2019 07:36 Mumbai: The BJP-Shiv Sena combine won 41 of the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, while the Congress won one and NCP 4 seats. Two Union ministers and two former chief ministers tasted defeat in the election, which saw the Sharad Pawar-led NCP managing to …
  • Nationalism trumps drought in Marathwada 24 May 2019 02:29 “The farmers’ anger was not decisive, nor was the anger of the Marathas,” Aurangabad-based columnist and writer Ganesh Mohite said. (Representational Image) Shrugging off the impact of a crippling drought, anger at slow drought relief measures and years of …
  • In Vidarbha, Sena-BJP repeat 2014 win riding on Modi wave 23 May 2019 23:55 In all Vidarbha constituencies, Ambedkar’s Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) made a dent. In Buldhana, the Shiv Sena’s Prataprao Ganpatrao Jadhav won again. (Express photo by Praveen Khanna) At the heart of the BJP and Shiv Sena’s performance in Vidarbha, which …
  • Lok Sabha election results: VBA proves to be gamechanger for NDA in some seats in Maharashtra 23 May 2019 21:18 Prakash Ambedkar THE Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA), led by Prakash Ambedkar, in alliance with Asaduddin Owaisi’s All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM), proved to be a gamechanger for the BJP and its allies in a handful of seats across Maharashtra, …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • Takeaways from Maharashtra Lok Sabha result 2019 23 May 2019 19:04 Image Source : PTI  BJP-Shiv Sena script spectacular saffron success in Maharashtra The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena combine marched to a spectacular victory in Maharashtra, leading in or bagging (as of 6 p.m.) 41 of the state's 48 Lok Sabha …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Youth gets three years in jail for assaulting cops 22 May 2019 11:10 The accused had assaulted three cops for enforcing beef ban in 2015. Mumbai: A sessions court in Akola on Tuesday sentenced a youth to three years’ imprisonment for assaulting three policemen for enforcing beef ban. The court, however, acquitted him and …
  • Aadhaar card centres in Mumbai 21 May 2019 10:11 Registrar Name Centre Address of the Registrar Last Update Date Centre Type ALLAHABAD BANK Allahabad Bank, Vashi Sector 17, Thane, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400703 11/02/2019 Permanent ALLAHABAD BANK Allahabad Bank, 145, Sannidhan Wadala Sewri …
  • Maharashtra: 7 deaths, 414 cases of heat-related illness in last two months 21 May 2019 06:54 Usually the elderly and people who work outside suffer the most from heat-related illness, Awate said. In the last two months, Maharashtra has recorded 414 cases of heat-related illnesses with Akola topping the list. Seven people have died from heat stroke …
  • Charla Huber: Housing shortage is feeding rental fraud 20 May 2019 13:09 There is no denying that we are in a housing crisis and that is tough enough, but the fact that people are using this to their advantage to scam others out of their rent money is awful. Whether you are the one looking for a rental home or a landlord …
  • Monsoon delayed: Heat to intensify, no respite for Vidarbha 17 May 2019 20:53 IMD officials on Friday said the conditions were becoming favourable for the onset of monsoon over the Andaman sea within the next 48 hours. With the southwest monsoon expected to arrive later than usual in Kerala, on June 6, the excruciating wait for …
  • After gap of two years, toor dal crosses MSP mark of Rs 5,675 per quintal 15 May 2019 01:19 In case the monsoon fails or there are prolonged dry spells, prices could increase further later in the year. (Express) DROUGHT AND low government stock have caused an increase in the prices of toor dal after a gap of almost two years. Prices crossed the …
  • Rajasthan Woman Thrashed, Stripped; Walks Naked To Police Station In Churu 13 May 2019 10:39 The victim alleged that she was continuously tortured by her in-laws, said police Churu, Rajasthan: A shocking incident has come to light, wherein a woman in Churu district of Rajasthan was allegedly thrashed by in-laws and her clothes were torn off on …
  • Rajasthan: Woman stripped, thrashed by in-laws; walks naked to police station 13 May 2019 05:54 [India], May 13 (ANI): A shocking incident has come to light here, wherein a woman, who was allegedly thrashed by her in-laws and clothes were torn off, walked naked to the police station to report the matter. Police said that instead of helping the woman, …
  • Akola court finally disposes of civil suit filed 67 yrs ago 12 May 2019 02:09
  • Vidarbha: India's Nou camp 11 May 2019 03:48 Express News Service From being a nonentity, Vidarbha has tasted unprecedented success across age groups in men’s cricket in the last few years. It is the result of planning and scouting of talent from the districts. The centralised training facility …
  • Rising mercury causes 7 deaths in city 06 May 2019 10:22 The Nagpur division has recorded the highest number of cases at 107, followed by Akola, Latur, Nashik and Aurangabad. Mumbai: So far this summer, the state has recorded a total 256 cases of heat-related illness and seven deaths. The Nagpur division has …
  • 'Over time, Rahul seems to have changed' 06 May 2019 05:09 'It is the regional parties and their leaders who are the ones we have to watch.' IMAGE: Congress national President Rahul Gandhi with Uday Shankar, now Chairman, Star & Disney India, left, and Ruchir Sharma, centre, in Pindra, Uttar Pradesh, …
  • Maharashtra: Heatwave warning for Vidarbha, Marathwada till May 5 01 May 2019 21:13 Several areas of Maharashtra recorded a spike in the maximum temperature with areas in Vidarbha and Marathwada around 44 degrees Celsius. (Representational Image) THE MET department issued a heatwave warning for some parts of Maharashtra till May 5. …
  • No BoM loans for drought-hit farmers: ‘Step anti-farmer, insensitive’ 01 May 2019 04:58 Vishwas Utagi, vice-president of All India Bank Employees Association, said while the Bank of Maharashtra’s circular is one example, other nationalised and cooperative banks are not lending to the agriculture sector either. (Representational Image) DAYS …
  • Red alert issued for heat wave in central India 30 Apr 2019 10:16 Nagpur (Maharashtra), April 30 (IANS) The India Meteorological Department (IMD) here on Tuesday issued a Red Alert — the highest warning level — as temperatures soared to up to 47 degrees Celsius in some parts of Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region and central …
  • Bank of Maharashtra reports net loss of Rs 4,784 crore in FY 19 29 Apr 2019 20:27 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 29 (ANI): The government-owned Bank of Maharashtra on Monday reported a mounting net loss of Rs 4,784 crore in 2018-19 from Rs 1,146 crore in the previous fiscal year, mainly due to slippages from agriculture loans. During …
  • Delhi sweats as mercury soars, other states on alert 29 Apr 2019 07:41 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The national capital reeled under scorching heat on Sunday, with the maximum temperature recorded at 41.2 degrees Celsius, officials said. The minimum temperature settled at 25.4 degrees Celsius, a notch above normal, …
  • At 43 degrees, Pune records hottest April day in 52 years 29 Apr 2019 07:24 Lack of pre-monsoon showers during also significantly contributed towards the heat. Pune on Sunday experienced possibly the hottest ever summer day in last 52 years, as the city’s maximum temperature touched 43 degrees Celsius, which was 5.1 degrees above …
  • Parbhani, Akola sizzle at 47.2 C, hottest in Maharastra 29 Apr 2019 06:58
  • Killer highways of Telangana 29 Apr 2019 05:15 By Express News Service Telangana State is home to 23 National Highways, and 1,576 kilometres of State Highways, apart from a plethora of district roads. Unfortunately, these 5,627 kilometres of National Highways fit the cliche, ‘Highway to Hell’, …
  • Parbhani, Akola sizzle at 47.2 C, hottest in state 28 Apr 2019 23:40
  • Man dies due to heatstroke in Maharashtra's Akola 28 Apr 2019 12:27 The postmortem report revealed that Jaware died after suffering a heatstroke. Mumbai: A 35-year-old man died due to heatstroke in Maharashtra's Akola district where the mercury has been soaring for last few says, a police official said on Sunday. …
  • Phasephardhis and the lesser florican (commentary) 27 Apr 2019 22:54 Across India, grasslands are highly degraded and mismanaged ecosystems. Often considered wastelands, they face the constant threats of being turned into tree plantations by the Forest Department, devoured by urban expansion and industrial development, or …
  • At 42.6° Celsius, Pune records hottest April day in 36 years 27 Apr 2019 02:24 The IMD has warned that heatwave conditions would prevail over Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada and Vidarbha till April 29. Pune recorded the hottest April day in 36 years on Friday, as mercury soared to 42.6 degrees Celsius. According to the records …
  • Consumer preference shifts to low-end gold jewellery on Akshaya Tritiya 26 Apr 2019 07:16 Consumers have cut their average ticket size for jewellery purchase by 40 per cent this Akshaya Tritiya amid expectations of further price fall in gold prices. Gold prices have declined by over 6 per cent from its lifetime record high of Rs 33725 per 10 …
  • ‘Hurt’ by comments, Hemant Karkare’s former colleague to fight polls against Sadhvi Pragya Singh 26 Apr 2019 02:41 By Express News Service BHOPAL: Hurt by 2008 Malegaon blast accused and BJP’s Bhopal candidate Pragya Singh Thakur’s controversial remarks on ex-Mumbai ATS chief Hemant Karkare, a retired officer of Maharashtra Police has plunged into the Lok Sabha poll …
  • Hurt by Sadhvi Pragya’s remarks on mentor, retired Maharashtra police officer to contest LS polls from Bhopal 25 Apr 2019 18:19 By Express News Service BHOPAL: Hurt by 2008 Malegaon blast accused and BJP candidate Pragya Singh Thakur’s controversial remarks on ex-Mumbai ATS chief Hemant Karkare, a retired officer of Maharashtra Police has plunged into the Lok Sabha poll battle from …
  • At 41.1 degrees, Pune sees hottest April day since 2013 25 Apr 2019 03:34 Akola and Bramhapuri in Vidarbha, the hottest areas in the country on Wednesday, recorded 45.1 degrees Celsius. (Representational) Pune recorded its hottest day this season as the mercury soared to 41.1 degrees Celsius on Wednesday. This is the first time …
  • Maharashtra: Heatwave over Vidarbha to intensify in next 3-4 days: IMD 24 Apr 2019 23:10 Hot and dry conditions under the prevailing heatwave largely persisted over Gujarat, Saurashtra, Kutch, Rajasthan and regions of Madhya Pradesh on Wednesday. The meteorlogical department has warned that the persistent heatwave in Vidarbha is likely to …
  • Heatwave warning for Vidarbha from April 23 22 Apr 2019 06:03 Marathwada region also recorded a rise in temperature with Solapur at 40.4 degrees Celsius, Parbhani at 41.9 degrees Celsius and Aurangabad at 39 degrees Celsius. Malegaon, which falls in North Maharashtra, recorded a maximum temperature of 41.2 degrees …
  • Moderate 62,91% voting in Maharashtra in phase 2 19 Apr 2019 11:00 Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) A moderate 62.91 per cent voter turnout was recorded in the second phase of elections for 10 Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra on Thursday, officials said here on Friday. This time, however, the voting was marginally higher …
  • Minimum temperature of 15.4°C in Pune, brings chill feel in ‘cruel’ April 19 Apr 2019 09:45 PUNE: The minimum temperature of the city suddenly plunged on Thursday morning, springing a pleasant surprise in the summer month April. The mercury dropped to 15.4°C in Shivajinagar on Thursday morning. Only twice did the minimum temperature dip to this …
  • Indian elections: Millions... 19 Apr 2019 03:24 The seven-phase Lok Sabha elections started on April 11 and would conclude on May 19. Voting began on Thursday across 95 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 12 states and Union Territories as the second phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise …
  • Lok Sabha elections: 63% turnout as 10 Maharashtra seats vote in Phase 2 19 Apr 2019 00:15 A polling officer puts indelible ink mark on the finger of a voter (AP Photo) MAHARASHTRA RECORDED an average voting percentage of 63 on Thursday during the second phase of the Lok Sabha elections in 10 constituencies of Vidarbha, Marathwada and Solapur. …
  • Two villages in Osmanabad district boycott voting 18 Apr 2019 23:31 Mumbai, Apr 18 (PTI) Two villages in Osmanabad district of Maharashtra Thursday boycotted voting for the Lok Sabha election, as the villagers felt that the government has not paid heed to their demands and the issues have remained unresolved so far. …
  • Minimum temperature of 15.4°C brings chill feel in ‘cruel’ April 18 Apr 2019 23:29 Pune: The minimum temperature of the city suddenly plunged on Thursday morning, springing a pleasant surprise in the summer month April. The mercury dropped to 15.4°C in Shivajinagar on Thursday morning. Only twice did the minimum temperature dip to this …
  • Millions vote in second round of Lok Sabha polls (Third Lead) 18 Apr 2019 15:28 New Delhi, April 18 (IANS) Millions voted across 95 Lok Sabha seats in 12 states and the Union Territory of Puducherry on Thursday in the second phase of the staggered battle for a new Parliament, marred by stray violence in West Bengal and Jammu and …
  • Lok Sabha elections 2019: Maharashtra voter smashes EVM 18 Apr 2019 14:40 By IANS AKOLA: A voter on Thursday smashed the electronic voting machine (EVM) while casting his vote in Akola Lok Sabha constituency in Maharashtra. The incident occurred at around 1 p.m. at the Balapur polling station no. 29 where polling was underway …
  • Moderate 57% voter turnout in Maharashtra (2nd Lead) 18 Apr 2019 14:04 Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Maharashtra recorded a moderate voter turnout with around 57 per cent voting recorded till 5 p.m for the 10 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state, Election Commission (EC) officials said. The highest 60.88 per cent turnout was …
  • LS polls, Phase 2: K'taka voter comes to polling booth in an ambulance 18 Apr 2019 12:53 Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates in 95 constituencies will fight it out today. The result will be out on May 23. Originally, polls were to be held …
  • Maharashtra voter smashes EVM 18 Apr 2019 12:45 Akola (Maharashtra), April 18 (IANS) A voter on Thursday smashed the electronic voting machine (EVM) while casting his vote in Akola Lok Sabha constituency in Maharashtra. The incident occurred at around 1 p.m. at the Balapur polling station no. 29 where …
  • Indian elections: Millions cast their votes in... 18 Apr 2019 12:24 The seven-phase Lok Sabha elections started on April 11 and would conclude on May 19. Voting began on Thursday across 95 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 12 states and Union Territories as the second phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise …
  • Indian elections: Millions cast their votes in phase 2 18 Apr 2019 12:13 The seven-phase Lok Sabha elections started on April 11 and would conclude on May 19. Voting began on Thursday across 95 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 12 states and Union Territories as the second phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha polls, Phase 2: Cong complains to EC about faulty EVMs in Maharashtra 18 Apr 2019 11:13 Congress said it has submitted 33 complaints to the EC about 'glitches' in the EVMs. Mumbai: The Congress on Thursday said it has submitted 33 complaints to the Election Commission about "glitches" in the electronic voting machines (EVMs) …
  • Polls live: 'Chowkidar Chor Hai' ad banned in MP 18 Apr 2019 09:23 A shoe was hurled at BJP MP GVL Narasimha Rao during a press conference at the party headquarters !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates 28.5 per cent voting in Karnataka till 1 pm 47 per cent polling till 1 pm in Chhattisgarh Over 32 per cent turnout …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha Elections: 95 Seats Vote Today, All Of Tamil Nadu, Half Of Karnataka - 5-Point Guide 18 Apr 2019 07:10 State Voting Constituencies Tamil Nadu 38/39 Arakkonam, Arani, Chennai Central, Chennai North, Chennai South, Chidambaram, Coimbatore, Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Dindigul, Erode, Kallakurichi, Kancheepuram, Kanniyakumari, Karur, Krishnagiri, Madurai, …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Hope Centre gives J&K an elected govt which is its right: Omar 18 Apr 2019 07:04 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Dull voting in Maharashtra 18 Apr 2019 06:13 Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Around seven per cent of the electorate had voted for the 10 Lok Sabha constituencies till 9 a.m., officials said. The highest turnout was in Parbhani (9.30 per cent) and the lowest (6.40 per cent) was in Amravati. The voting …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: 'I developed Mathura, BSP-SP busy fighting,' says Hema 18 Apr 2019 05:55 Votes were to be held in 97 seats, but Vellore and Triputa East were kept out due to corruption, security concerns. Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates …
  • Polling on for Maharashtra’s 10 LS seats 18 Apr 2019 04:57 Mumbai, April 18 (IANS) Polling was underway on Thursday for the 10 Lok Sabha seats spread mainly in Maharashtra’s Vidarbha and Marathwada regions in the second phase of elections in the state despite glitches in VVPAT-EVMs in some areas. The 10 …
  • LIVE | LS polls 2: Dynasty, regional politics never hindered country: Kumaraswamy 18 Apr 2019 04:50 Mumbai: Thirteen states and Union Territories go to polls in the ongoing Lok Sabha election’s second phase on Thursday, April 11. Candidates in 95 constituencies will fight it out today. The result will be out on May 23. Originally, polls were to be held …
  • 2nd phase: 20,716 polling booths, 27000 VVPATs in place in Maharashtra 18 Apr 2019 01:15 Mumbai, Apr 17 (PTI) A total of 179 candidates are in the fray from ten constituencies in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections in Maharashtra where voting will be held on April 18. A senior poll official Wednesday said around 85,46,000 voters are …
  • 10 LS seats in Maharashtra to vote on Thursday 17 Apr 2019 13:10 Mumbai, April 17 (IANS) Ten of Maharashtra’s 48 Lok Sabha constituencies, including three reserved for Scheduled Castes, will go to the polls on Thursday. The Election Commission (EC) has made elaborate arrangements by setting up a total of 20,716 polling …
  • Vidarbha farmers rue lack of alternatives to cotton, soybean 16 Apr 2019 17:43 Ramkrishna Patil Khute from Pota village in Buldhana district in the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra has over 65 acres of farmland, which he cultivates along with his two brothers. In a State where the average farmland holding is less than five acres, Khute …
  • Lok Sabha elections 2019: Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar to contest from Akola, Solapur seats 28 Mar 2019 09:54 By PTI MUMBAI: Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar Wednesday said he will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls from both Akola and Solapur constituencies as the candidate of his political front the Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA). He said the BVA's main fight …
  • Prakash Ambedkar to contest Lok Sabha polls from Akola, Solapur seats 27 Mar 2019 16:44 Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar Wednesday said he will contest the upcoming Lok Sabha polls from both Akola and Solapur constituencies as the candidate of his political front the Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA). He said the BVA's main fight is against the …
  • Maharashtra: Over 60 cops, forest rangers injured in clash with tribal villagers in Akola 23 Jan 2019 05:15 One of the forest rangers was attacked with an axe. At least 65 policemen and forest department personnel were injured on Tuesday in clashes which broke out between them and tribal villagers who had been recently rehabilitated in Maharashtra's Amravati …
  • After MIM nudge, Congress-NCP may back Prakash Ambedkar for Akola 20 Jan 2019 12:57
  • Maharashtra: Rs 10 lakh looted from ATM machine in Akola 18 Jan 2019 17:59 Akola: Three unidentified persons allegedly looted cash worth over Rs 10 lakh from an ATM machine at a village in Akola district of Maharashtra early on Friday, police said. According to police, the incident took place in Kapshi village under Patul police …
  • Maharashtra: Three-storey building collapses in Akola, two persons rescued 19 Dec 2018 05:40 Three-storey building collapses in Akola A three-storey building collapsed in Maharashtra’s Akola on Tuesday evening. The incident took place at around 9 pm. The rescue operation is underway. Two persons have been rescued so far. More details are awaited. 
  • Sharad Pawar had no role in my 1998 Akola Lok Sabha seat win, says Prakash Ambedkar 24 Sep 2018 22:02 Prakash Ambedkar (File) BHARIPA BAHUJAN Mahasangh (BBN) president Prakash Ambedkar on Monday denied Sharad Pawar’s claim that the NCP chief had helped the former win the Lok Sabha election from Akola in Maharashtra in 1998. Ambedkar and Pawar have been …
  • Maharashtra: Akola collector starts clean-up operation in PWD office after seeing dirty walls 05 Sep 2018 07:12 — By PTI | Sep 05, 2018 11:28 am Mumbai: Irked by the sight of stained walls and cobwebbed corners, the collector of Akola district in Maharashtra rolled up his sleeves and took it upon himself to carry out a `Swachhata’ (cleanliness) campaign Tuesday. …
  • ENIL commences radio station at Akola 24 Jul 2018 07:55 Entertainment Network (India) Limited ['ENIL'] has today commenced broadcast from its radio station at Akola (95 FM) - acquired under Phase 3 auctions. Shares of ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK (INDIA) LTD. was last trading in BSE at Rs.708 as compared to …
  • Akola farmers wracked by depression: Survey 15 Apr 2018 21:07 The data from DHS also shows in Yavatmal there is 74 farmers have been found suffering from depression, in Hingoli 66. Mumbai: A recent door-to-door survey undertaken in seven talukas of Akola district by Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) workers …
  • Bhira and Akola vie for ‘hottest in country’ tag 08 Mar 2018 20:38 Pune: Two locations from Maharashtra — Bhira and Akola — repeatedly emerged as the 'hottest place' in the country in six of the eight days in March. Akola was the hottest place in the country on Wednesday when its day temperature soared to 38.6 …
  • Akola CEO talks of Patil’s tender threat 14 Feb 2018 23:08 Ranjit Patil was forcing me regarding the tender of public work department (PWD) Akola. I told him that doing so would be illegal. Mumbai: Minister for state, Mr Ranjit Patil was caught in a controversy after the additional CEO of Akola wrote a letter to …
  • Maharashtra: Fire at LED bulb factory in Akola; no casualties 06 Feb 2018 21:54 By: PTI | Nagpur | Published: February 5, 2018 3:23 pm The fire site is around 250km from Nagpur (Representational Image/ File) A major fire broke out at a factory manufacturing LED bulbs in Akola district in the early hours of Monday, but no …
  • Fire at LED bulb factory at Akola in Maharashtra 05 Feb 2018 08:37 NAGPUR: A major fire broke out at a LED bulb factory in an industrial area in Akola in eastern Maharashtra in the early hours. The blaze was brought under control by 6.30 in the morning, a fire officer said. Though no casualties were reported, the factory, …
  • Ms Akola Thompson’s activism is valuable 30 Jan 2018 04:33 Jan 30, 2018 Letters 0 Dear Editor, Recently The Caribbean Voice contacted Ms. Akola Thompson after learning of her website facilitating Guyanese to report abuse confidentially (reportabusegy.com) and we requested her permission to link to her website from …
  • A Kongeresi ati akola chambo, a DPP ati ndi chule ameneyo 17 Jan 2018 08:07 Eni ake akolawo ali ndi chimwemwe kuti akhwasula, kuti mavoti onse a Kum’mwera kwa mzinda wa Blantyre tsopano akhala awo. Koma kwa aneba awo ndiye kuli phwete. Pamene ndale zafika pa chi inde inde, chipani cha Kongeresi chalengeza kuti chalandila mu …
  • Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis approves extension of Akola, Shirdi Airport Airstrips 29 Dec 2017 06:08 — By FPJ Political Bureau | Dec 29, 2017 08:55 am Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday directed officials of Maharashtra Airports Development Comapny (MADC) to extend airstrip of Greenfield International Airport at Shirdi from …
  • Akola: Yashwant Sinha calls off farmers’ stir after talks with Devendra Fadnavis 07 Dec 2017 03:06 Nagpur | Updated: December 7, 2017 8:32 am Yashwant Sinha, former finance minister and senior BJP leader. (Express File photo: Prem Nath Pandey) SENIOR BJP leader and former Union Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha called off his agitation in support of …
  • Akola pops up at NorthPark Center for the holidays 06 Dec 2017 22:42 By Anne Chandler Young In spirit of the Christmas season, The Akola Project has opened a pop-up shop at NorthPark Center. The partnership with NorthPark Center gave Akola the opportunity to employ around 15 Akola women from Dallas to learn about retail and …
  • Yashwant Sinha ends stir in Akola 06 Dec 2017 22:17 Claims CM Devendra Fadnavis promised to fulfill farmers’ demands. Mumbai: After having a telephonic conversation with Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday, senior BJP leader and former finance minister Yashwant Sinha called off his …
  • Yashwant Sinha calls off sit-in protest in Akola 06 Dec 2017 21:42 Former Union Finance Minister and senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha ended his stir “for the farmers’ cause” in the Akola district of Maharashtra on Wednesday. Mr.Sinha, who had been agitating in Akola since Monday, withdrew his ‘sit …
  • Will continue stir until all demands are met: Yashwant Sinha in Akola 05 Dec 2017 23:15 BJP leader Yahswant Sinha during the protest (ANI) SENIOR BJP leader and former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha has decided to continue his agitation at Akola till the Maharashtra government accepts all his demands for farmers in the state. The district …
  • Yashwant Sinha detained in Maharashtra's Akola while leading farmers' march 04 Dec 2017 22:33 MUMBAI: BJP veteran leader Yashwant Sinha was detained by police in Maharashtra's Akola this evening while protesting against the government's "apathy" towards farmers of the Vidarbha region, a senior official said. "We detained …
  • Yashwant Sinha detained in Akola while leading farmers' march 04 Dec 2017 17:38 MUMBAI: BJP veteran leader Yashwant Sinha was detained by police in Maharashtra's Akola this evening while protesting against the government's "apathy" towards farmers of the Vidarbha region, a senior official said. "We detained …
  • Free school supplies given away at M’akola Back to School Picnic 17 Aug 2017 23:39 Dozens of families showed up at the Port Alberni Friendship Center Aug. 17 for a fun-filled festival-like picnic sponsored by M’akola Housing Society. Families were treated to a free lunch of hamburgers and hotdogs while children lined up for boxes of free …
  • Pre- GST hours were the rain of sales, says Akola IT Dealers 13 Jul 2017 00:56 When the whole nation was eagerly waiting for the historic tax reform to be implemented, the local IT traders in Akola region of Maharashtra before 2-3 days of the implementation were enjoying the hype in their business sales. The local dealers in the …
  • Missing 4-yr-old girl found killed, buried near Akola 04 Jul 2017 19:32 Pune: A four-year-old girl, Tanishka Aarude, who had gone missing on June 28 while playing outside her house near Charholi, close to Alandi, was found murdered and buried at a secluded spot near Murtizapur in Akola district, about 520km from here, on …
  • Two Akola farmers donate land for dam 05 May 2017 01:06
  • Benue LG polls: Owukpa community rejects APC candidate, James Akola for Ogbadibo 22 Apr 2017 12:26 A political group, Owukpa Democratic Movement, ODM, has strongly kicked against the emergence of James Akola as the flag bearer of the All Progressives Congress in the coming LG council election in Benue State. Akola, a former drummer for ace gospel singer …
  • March heat kills two in Maha, states on alertThe scorching conditions across the state, which has seen temperatures touch 46.5 degrees Celsius in Bhira in Raigad district and 44 degrees in Akola, was raised in the legislative council on Thursday. 30 Mar 2017 23:18 Heat waves continued to shatter temperature records in many parts of west, central and north India even as the country recorded the first heat deaths of the season, very unusual in the month of March, on Thursday. The Maharashtra government confirmed two …
  • Sunstroke kills 2 in Maha; heatwave in many statesSunstroke claimed the lives of two people in Maharashtra while many states including UP, MP, Haryana, Gujarat, Odisha and Rajasthan in the country reeled under the onslaught of an early heatwave. Akola… 30 Mar 2017 16:51 NEW DELHI/MUMBAI: Sunstroke claimed the lives of two people in Maharashtra while many states including UP, MP, Haryana, Gujarat, Odisha and Rajasthan in the country reeled under the onslaught of an early heatwave. In Maharashtra, where the Indian …
  • BJP demands action against officials involved in Akola ZP scam 25 Mar 2017 10:29 By: PTI | Mumbai | Published:March 25, 2017 2:31 pm BJP members in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly today took strong objection to inaction against government officials allegedly involved in irregularities in procurement of CCTV cameras and computers …
  • Shriram Automall opens its 67th facility in Akola 12 Mar 2017 09:59 Shriram Automall India Limited (SAMIL), India's most trusted service provider for exchange of used vehicles & equipment inaugurated its first facility in Akola which is eighth in Maharashtra & fourteenth in the West Zone. The Automall is …
  • BJP retains hold on Akola, wrests Amravati from Congress 24 Feb 2017 01:39 MAKING impressive strides in Vidarbha, the BJP retained its hold on the Akola Municipal Corporation and wrested Amravati from Congress. And in doing so, it won the absolute majority on its own in both corporations. The BJP got 45 seats in Amravati, up from …
  • Amaravati dazzles with good food 24 May 2019 02:54 Growing up in a big city to start and a pretty darn big one to finish, my youth was full of different cultures. I could travel about 15 city blocks in Chicago and meet people from a half-dozen, or more, different backgrounds. It meant different types of …
  • Finish Water Treatment Plant for Amaravati before rains: ADCL 23 May 2019 05:09 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Chairperson and Managing Director (CMD) of Amaravati Development Corporation Ltd (ADCL) D Lakshmi Parthasarathy has directed officials concerned to complete major portion of the works related to a Water Treatment Plant, …
  • AP Chief Electoral Officer inaugurates training camp on counting in Amaravati 07 May 2019 09:19 [India], May 7 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Gopal Krishna Dwivedi, on Tuesday, inaugurated the training programme for Returning Officers and staff on counting. A total of ten persons per district will be trained in the programme on …
  • Limca Book gives award to Culture Centre of Vijayawada and Amaravati 03 May 2019 06:07 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Culture Centre of Vijayawada and Amaravati (CCVA) has received an award by the Limca Book of Records for publishing an international multilingual anthology of 948 poems by poets from 67 countries. The CCVA had …
  • Andhra High Court in Amaravati: 2.70-lakh sq ft facility has just 11 judges, no net connectivity 15 Apr 2019 15:21 The Andhra Pradesh High Court building was inaugurated on February 3 by CJI Ranjan Gogoi. (Source: Express photo) On a six-lane road in Amaravati, rows of temporary signages point towards the Andhra Pradesh High Court, the only operational structure in the …
  • Andhra CM Chandrababu, family members cast votes in Amaravati 11 Apr 2019 07:23 Amaravati, April 11 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) President N. Chandrababu Naidu along with his family members cast his vote in the state capital region Amaravati on Thursday in the ongoing Lok Sabha polls. Naidu, his …
  • Andhra CM, family members cast votes in Amaravati 11 Apr 2019 03:39 Amaravati, April 11 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister and Telugu Desam Party (TDP) President N. Chandrababu Naidu along with his family members cast his vote in the state capital region Amaravati on Thursday in the ongoing Lok Sabha polls. Naidu, his …
  • "Any Probe Into Amaravati May Turn Into Catch-22 Situation": Jagan Reddy 06 Apr 2019 05:10 Jagan Reddy claimed claimed that even Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu was involved in the scam. Hyderabad: YSR Congress Party leader Jagan Mohan Reddy has alleged massive corruption in the construction work of Amaravati, the new capital of Andhra …
  • For Amaravati’s newly minted millionaires, wishes are horses 04 Apr 2019 01:39 Narendra (25) of Velagapudi village in Amaravati is the proud owner of two horses, one of which is the premium breed Panchakalyani. The farmer’s son attributes the family’s instant riches to the State government’s decision to go for land pooling to develop …
  • Team Amaravati proves its mettle on day-1 of F1H2O practice in Saudi Arabia  29 Mar 2019 05:22 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Members of Team Amaravati, representing India and Andhra Pradesh, showcased their talent on the first day of practice on Thursday at the F1H2O World Championship that kick-started at Dammam, Saudi Arabia. The day began …
  • IT raid on ex-MLA’s Amaravati Hospitals 27 Mar 2019 05:06 By Express News Service GUNTUR: Officials of IT department conducted raids on Amaravati Hospitals, owned by former MLA Mukku Ugranarasimha Reddy, in Guntur on Tuesday. Ugranarasimha Reddy has recently joined the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and got a ticket …
  • Amaravati Kids Run-2019 on March 24 22 Mar 2019 04:58 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With an objective to promote healthy lifestyle and energise the schoolchildren who recently wrote their examinations, Amaravati Runners organisation, in association with Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development …
  • Andhra Pradesh HC starts works from Amaravati 20 Mar 2019 14:01
  • TDP hopes to ride on the progress of Polavaram and Amaravati projects 12 Mar 2019 23:57
  • Boyapati Srinu settled in Amaravati! 12 Mar 2019 21:51 What has director Boyapati Srinu been up to after the debacle of Vinaya Vidheya Rama? According to a source, the director has been busy with creating and designing promotional content for the Telugu Desam Party in Amaravati. Boyapati has already helped the …
  • NCLT benches to be set up at Amaravati, Indore 08 Mar 2019 13:07 New Delhi: The government has approved establishment of two new benches of National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), one at Amaravati in Andhra Pradesh and the other at Indore in Madhya Pradesh. "This step has been taken keeping in view the increasing …
  • IT Grids CEO Ashok in Amaravati safe location 05 Mar 2019 05:27 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: Inquiries revealed that Ashok Dakavaram, the CEO of IT Grids India Private Limited, has taken shelter in a safe location in the AP capital region area. He is also in possession of three hard disks, taken from his office, …
  • ‘Chalo Amaravati’ protest foiled; JSP, Left call for statewide stir today 03 Mar 2019 04:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Vijayawada police foiled the bid by farmers to take out ‘Chalo Amaravati’ agitation demanding implementation of Annadata Sukhibhava and payment of `25,000 to every tenant farmer family per month. Police arrested the …
  • Amaravati: 4 labourers hurt as slab falls at construction site 02 Mar 2019 08:01 [India], March 2 (ANI): Four labourers sustained injuries on Saturday after a slab fell in an under construction site at the Andhra Pradesh High Court complex. Injured labourers were shifted to a nearby hospital. Security has been beefed up at the accident …
  • Jagan shifts to Amaravati ahead of poll battle to take Chandrababu Naidu head-on 28 Feb 2019 11:50 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by sana Published: Feb 28, 2019, 3:54 pm IST Updated: Feb 28, 2019, 3:54 pm IST Amaravati: With barely few weeks to go for simultaneous elections to the Andhra Pradesh Assembly and the Lok Sabha, YSR Congress Party ( …
  • AP: YSRCP president YS Jaganmohan Reddy inaugurates party office in Amaravati Amaravati 27 Feb 2019 09:57 Andhra Pradesh, India: Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) president YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday inaugurated his party’s central office at Tadepalli village in Amaravati capital region. Notably, YSRCP the main opposition party till date has …
  • Amaravati won't be changed as capital: YSR Congress 27 Feb 2019 07:44 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:   Amid reports that the YSRC, if voted to power, will shift the State capital to Donakonda, the Opposition party on Tuesday made it clear that Amaravati will remain as the capital. There were rumours that the YSRC will …
  • German team begins Amaravati inspection 27 Feb 2019 07:44 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: On day one of their inspection in Vijayawada on Tuesday, members of the delegation from Hamburg , Germany accompanied by Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) officials visited the Interim …
  • AP: YSRCP president YS Jaganmohan Reddy inaugurates party office in Amaravati 27 Feb 2019 06:09 Category: Andhra Pradesh, News Posted by Neha Published: Feb 27, 2019, 11:35 am IST Updated: Feb 27, 2019, 11:35 am IST Amaravati: Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) president YS Jaganmohan Reddy on Wednesday inaugurated his party’s central …
  • Demand for fire station in Andhra Pradesh's Amaravati capital region 22 Feb 2019 09:36 By Express News Service GUNTUR: There is not a single fire station for 29 villages of the Amaravati capital region though its population has increased manifold. Availability of fire services has become all the more necessary with the capital boasting of …
  • SRM AP to host Amaravati's First Ever National Hackathon 22 Feb 2019 07:21 SRM University – AP, Amaravati will host its first student run national hackathon “HackSRM” on the 28th of February at the campus during its Tech Fest 2019. It will bring together student coders from across the country to collaborate and create solutions …
  • IHG Signs Management Agreement With Indroyal Hospitality for Crowne Plaza Amaravati 21 Feb 2019 18:57 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG), one of world’s leading hotel companies has signed a Management Agreement with Indroyal Hospitality Services Pvt Ltd for Crowne Plaza® Amaravati. The 300 rooms hotel will be the first IHG hotel in the city and is …
  • 300 Room Crowne Plaza Hotel Coming to Amaravati, India in 2024 21 Feb 2019 15:54 InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has signed a Management Agreement with Indroyal Hospitality Services Pvt Ltd for Crowne Plaza Amaravati. The 300 rooms hotel will be the first IHG hotel in the city and is expected to be operational by 2024. …
  • Rs 1,054 crore for flood mitigation in Amaravati 20 Feb 2019 05:58 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With Amaravati set to see more development in the next couple of years, the Amaravati Development Corporation Ltd (ADCL) and AP Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) have chalked out a plan to complete the flood …
  • Kejriwal meets Chandrababu Naidu in Amaravati 18 Feb 2019 18:08 Amaravati, Feb 18 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday called on his Andhra Pradesh counterpart N. Chandrababu Naidu here. Kejriwal, who was accompanied by his deputy Manish Sisodia, met Naidu at his official residence. The Aam Admi Party …
  • APCRDA to make Amaravati a ‘happy’ city  15 Feb 2019 05:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) and Amaravati Planning Design Research Institute (APDRI) entered into nine Memorandum of Understandings (MoUs) with seven global urban innovation …
  • UAE's Tabreed to build India's first district cooling system in Amaravati 14 Feb 2019 15:23 DUBAI: A UAE-based international cooling provider has entered into a 30-year concession with Andhra Pradesh government to build, own, operate and transfer India's first district cooling system in the state's new capital Amaravati. The agreement …
  • CM Chandrababu Naidu to lay stone for India’s biggest district cooling system in Amaravati 12 Feb 2019 08:12 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is going to lay the foundation stone of India’s biggest district cooling system in Amaravati on February 13, said Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) …
  • 'Amaravati will generate 20L jobs in next 25 yrs' 11 Feb 2019 12:14
  • Modi Promises to Transform Amaravati as a Role Model in Country 11 Feb 2019 11:56 Posted by Md Aslam Hussain on Feb 11, 2019, 12:06 AM IST Andhra Pradesh Amravati: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday promised to transform Amaravati, the state capital of Andhra Pradesh state, into a role model in the entire country. He also promised …
  • High-rises, six-lane roads: How Amaravati is shaping up 07 Feb 2019 06:47 The high-rises dotting the landscape are spacious flats for All India Service officers, MLAs and MLCs, non-gazetted officers, and class IV employees. (Express photo) The first signs that a greenfield capital city is coming up are now visible in Amaravati, …
  • CJI lays foundation stone for Andhra High Court in Amaravati 03 Feb 2019 15:01 Amaravati, Feb 3 (IANS) Chief Justice of India Justice Ranjan Gogoi on Sunday laid the foundation stone for a permanent complex of the Andhra Pradesh High Court and inaugurated an interim building where the court will function till the construction of a …
  • States’ new ‘diplomacy’: Amaravati as Singapore? 28 Jan 2019 19:28 The 217 sq km greenfield capital city of Amaravati on the Krishna river could be another. What seems a daring new concept in foreign relations is really an old Indian strategy. But treating regions instead of nations as economic or diplomatic partners …
  • Amaravati abuzz with marathon runners 28 Jan 2019 04:05 A large number of foot racers enthusiastically took part in the fourth edition of Jio Amaravati Marathon in the capital region on Sunday making the seed access road between Venkata Palem (also called as Venkataya Palem) and Mandadam the most happening …
  • 5,000 runners participate in Jio Amaravati Marathon 28 Jan 2019 02:38 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: As many as 5,000 runners from different age groups participated in the fourth edition of Jio Amaravati Marathon held on Sunday. The marathon began from Seed Access Road near Manthena Satyanarayana Ashram, Amaravati. The …
  • Andhra government to make Amaravati energy-efficient 21 Jan 2019 03:34 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: As part of efforts to construct a world-class greenfield capital city and to make Andhra Pradesh energy efficient, the State government has taken a significant step towards implementation of Andhra Pradesh Energy …
  • 13th century inscription found in Amaravati 14 Jan 2019 14:02
  • Singapore, Amaravati commence development of Welcome Gallery 14 Jan 2019 05:03 Singapore, Jan 14 (ANI): Development of the proposed Welcome Gallery in Amaravati has begun, thus strengthening the first phase of collaboration between Singapore and Andhra Pradesh.Last week, Singapore's Minister for Communications and Information and …
  • Expo on sketches depicting Amaravati villages inaugurated at cultural centre 11 Jan 2019 05:20 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: An exhibition of sketches of Amaravati, organised jointly by The Cultural Centre of Vijayawada & Amaravati and Urban Sketchers Singapore (USK), was inaugurated by Lim Thuan Kuan, High Commissioner of Singapore, on …
  • Amaravati launches Welcome Gallery to kickstart economic activity 10 Jan 2019 14:21 Amaravati, Jan 10 (IANS) Taking the first step to kickstart development of economic hub of the upcoming Andhra Pradesh capital, Amaravati Development Partners (ADP), a joint venture between the Andhra Pradesh government and a Singapore consortium, on …
  • Amaravati launches work on economic cluster with Welcome Gallery 10 Jan 2019 10:17 Amaravati, Jan 10 (IANS) Amaravati Development Partners (ADP), a joint venture between the Andhra Pradesh government and a Singapore consortium, took the first step to develop an economic cluster here with the commencement of work on the Welcome Gallery on …
  • Books on Saivism released in Vijayawada and Amaravati 07 Jan 2019 05:17 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Two books on Saivagama (Saivism) were released by N Mukteswara Rao, Special Officer, TTD, at the Cultural Centre of Vijayawada and Amaravati on Sunday in Vijayawada. “Saivagamas were the earliest repositories of Indian …
  • Seeking Capital for the Capital: Will India and China Jointly Fund Amaravati? 02 Jan 2019 22:39 Amaravati is planned as a “world-class smart city,” but to obtain this status, it will need the counsel and work of some of the world’s top companies. And, above all, it will need the money of some of the world’s biggest donors. On December 7 last year, …
  • AP: Employees of Hyd HC leave for Amaravati 31 Dec 2018 17:55 HYDERABAD: With the decks cleared for functioning of separate high courts of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana from New Year, employees and lawyers of Andhra Pradesh at the High Court of Judicature in Hyderabad left for Amaravati on Monday. About 900 employees …
  • Andhra employees of Hyderabad High Court leave for Amaravati 31 Dec 2018 15:37 Hyderabad, Dec 31 (IANS) With the decks cleared for functioning of separate high courts of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana from New Year, employees and lawyers of Andhra Pradesh at the High Court of Judicature in Hyderabad left for Andhra Pradesh capital …
  • Andhra Pradesh HC lawyers to move SC seeking more time for shifting to Amaravati 29 Dec 2018 01:54 By Express News Service HYDERABAD:  In a significant development, the general body meeting of the Andhra Pradesh High Court Advocates’ Association on Friday unanimously resolved to move the Supreme Court on Saturday seeking three months time to shift to …
  • World Bank loan for Amaravati infrastructure development! 29 Dec 2018 01:54 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The long-delayed World Bank loan sought for the construction of capital Amaravati is reliably learnt to have been approved by the board of the international financial institution.  The latest development is expected to …
  • Andhra Pradesh High Court to be operational from January 1 at Amaravati 28 Dec 2018 22:37 New Delhi: Union Ministry of Law and Justice has notified the constitution of a separate high court for the state of Andhra Pradesh from January 1, 2019, at the state’s capital Amaravati. President of India Ram Nath Kovind signed the notification for the …
  • Chandrababu Naidu lays foundation stone for Amaravati’s first govt complex 27 Dec 2018 18:49 Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu at the foundation stone-laying ceremony for the new government office complex in Amaravati on Thursday. Twitter Hyderabad: Nearly five years after the state’s bifurcation, chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu …
  • Foundation stone laid for Andhra Secretariat Complex in Amaravati 27 Dec 2018 18:39 Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh), Dec 27 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Thursday laid foundation stone for the State Secretariat Complex in this upcoming state capital. The launch of the work on the Complex at Rayapudi village in …
  • Chandrababu Naidu to lay foundation for first permanent structure in Amaravati 27 Dec 2018 04:33 A file photo of AP CM Chandrababu Naidu offering prayers to inaugurate the construction work for the first gate at the dam-site of Polavaram project in Polavaram, Monday, Dec 24. Photo: AP Hyderabad: Nearly five years after its bifurcation, Andhra Pradesh …
  • AP HC to function from Amaravati from January 1 26 Dec 2018 16:18
  • Andhra Pradesh high court to start functioning from Amaravati from January 1 26 Dec 2018 15:07
  • Amaravati City Run-2018 helped showcase capital development works: APCRDA chief 17 Dec 2018 01:07 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Tadikonda MLA T Sravan Kumar said that the people of Andhra Pradesh should visit Amaravati to witness themselves the development done by the State government.Speaking after flagging off the Amaravati City Run - 2018, the …
  • Eye on polls, government plans to publicise Amaravati progress 14 Dec 2018 01:56 By Express News Service HYDERABAD: With the elections around the corner, the State government seems to be in the process of pulling out all the stops to advertise the development it has done so far in Amaravati.  From arranging free tours for public to …
  • Railway Claims Tribunal bench in Amaravati inaugurated 08 Dec 2018 05:49 By Express News Service GUNTUR: In a relief to rail users in the State, the Amaravati bench of the Railway Claims Tribunal (RCT) was inaugurated at the Guntur Railway Station on Friday.  Inaugurating it, Justice V Ramasubramanian of the Hyderabad High …
  • Telangana assembly elections 2018: ‘We drove Naidu to Amaravati, now KCR will enter AP politics’ 02 Dec 2018 06:47
  • ‘We drove Naidu to Amaravati, now KCR will enter AP politics’ 02 Dec 2018 04:22
  • Eight Amaravati projects denied nod 29 Nov 2018 00:28
  • TRS says Sonia Gandhi’s Medchal script was made in Amaravati. Do you agree? 27 Nov 2018 09:02 Posted by Md Aslam Hussain on Nov 27, 2018, 12:57 PM IST Hyderabad Hyderabad: Majority of respondents have disagreed with the TRS contention that Sonia Gandhi’s Medchal Script was made in Amaravati.  They have felt that Sonia Gandhi is the leader of a …
  • ‘Amaravati smart city needs robust infra’ 27 Nov 2018 07:02 Amaravati smart city needs good roads, mass rapid transport facility, enough drinking and raw water, piped gas lines, power, separate industrial corridor, common space and GPS facilities, said former Tamil Nadu Governor P.S. Ramamohan Rao here on Monday. …
  • Amaravati will be made aworld tourism hub: Naidu 26 Nov 2018 16:39 Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Sunday said Amaravati had vast potential for tourism development and it would be groomed as an international tourism hub. Vast potential Addressing a meeting that marked the valediction of a three-day air show at …
  • 1,600 students participate in 'Engineering Clinics 2019' at VIT Amaravati 26 Nov 2018 11:47
  • Three-day Amaravati Air Show concludes 26 Nov 2018 06:01 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The second edition of the three-day air show held at Berm Park, in which The Global Stars team enthralled the audience with their aerobatic skills, concluded on Sunday. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu felicitated the …
  • Amaravati Air Show 2018: Day two holds denizens in thrall 25 Nov 2018 01:56 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The second day of the three-day ‘Amaravati Air Show 2018’ on the banks of River Krishna at Punnami Ghat here on Saturday continued to draw the attention of people.  People thronged the venue in large numbers for the …
  • Team Amaravati qualifies for city's F1H2O Power Boat Racing Championship finals 18 Nov 2018 04:29 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Team Amaravati’s Jonas Andersson qualified for the final race by finishing fifth on the second day of Amaravati F1H2O Power Boat Racing Championship on Saturday.  Preceding the third qualifying round where he finished …
  • Malladi Brothers enthrall audience at Amaravati Global Music & Dance Festival 18 Nov 2018 00:42 Posted by News Desk on Nov 18, 2018, 5:06 AM IST Lifestyle Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Nov 18 (ANI): Carnatic music vocalist duo Malladi Brothers – Sreeramprasad and Ravikumar – mesmerised audience through their musical compositions on the second …
  • Amaravati Global Music and Dance festival 2018 begins 17 Nov 2018 03:43 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The second edition of the Amaravati Global Music and Dance festival 2018, conducted by the Andhra Pradesh Tourism Authority, began on a grand note on Friday. Minister of Tourism, Bhuma Akhila Priya said, “The Amaravati …
  • Sony assures support to AP government in Media City development in Amaravati 16 Nov 2018 03:23 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Representatives of Sony Motion Pictures have assured to extend cooperation to the State government for the development of film industry in AP as well as establishing a media centre of excellence in Amaravati. During a …
  • Andhra Pradesh will recover from Centre every penny spent on Amaravati, says CM Chandrababu Naidu 15 Nov 2018 05:42 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu observed that the State, like a slave, was paying taxes on the construction of Amaravati to the Centre despite being in crisis. He asserted that every penny of the State would be …
  • Andhra govt reveals Amaravati art-inspired state emblem 15 Nov 2018 01:33 [India], Nov 15 (ANI): The Andhra Pradesh government has finalised its new emblem for official use, five years after the state's bifurcation in 2014. The state emblem, inspired by the Amaravati School of Art, consists of "Dhamma Chakka" - …
  • Amaravati: HappyNest bookings postponed 14 Nov 2018 05:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) postponed the bookings for the second spell of HappyNest flats to be built in Amaravati. While the officials, who made 300 units available last week, …
  • K Chandrasekhar Rao’s niece meets Chandrababu Naidu in Amaravati 09 Nov 2018 06:04 Express News Service KARIMNAGAR: The Congress party, with its delay in announcing candidates for the upcoming Assembly elections, is proving to be quite a fertile ground for dissent and in-fighting. TPCC spokesperson Regulapati Ramya Rao, who on Tuesday …
  • After Deepika Padukone, Kareena Kapoor Khan heads for Amaravati 04 Nov 2018 08:24 Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan  will soon be visiting Amaravati, the capital of Andhra Pradesh to attend the Social Media Summit and Awards. Last year, Deepika Padukone made it to the event, as she had bagged an award. This year, Kareena Kapoor Khan is the …
  • Kareena Kapoor Khan heads for Amaravati! 03 Nov 2018 22:11 Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan  will soon be visiting Amaravati, the capital of Andhra Pradesh to attend the Social Media Summit and Awards. Last year, Deepika Padukone made it to the event, as she had bagged an award. This year, Kareena Kapoor Khan  is the …
  • Amaravati gears up for water wars 01 Nov 2018 19:57 Hyderabad: All eyes will be on Amaravati as the fifth edition of F1H2O World Championship returns to Indian shores after a gap of 14 long years. The prestigious powerboat racing extravaganza will be held on the banks of River Krishna from November 16 to 18 …
  • Want to stay in Amaravati? Book your ‘Happy Nest’ from November 9 01 Nov 2018 04:28 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The web portal to book a flat in the people housing project, proposed by Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) in Amaravati, will be up from November 9. Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has …
  • Amaravati gears up for F1 Power Boating World Championship 31 Oct 2018 14:19 New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) The lesser known Andhra Pradesh town of Amaravati is all set to witness exciting water sports action when the sixth round of the F1H2O World Championship takes place on the banks of the Krishna river from November 16 to 18, the …
  • Amaravati: Temporary High Court to be ready by mid-December 31 Oct 2018 03:46 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: A day after Supreme Court has directed the Centre to issue a notification on the bifurcation of High Court in Hyderabad, Delhi High Court Judge Suresh Kumar Kait, recalled that the design of the High Court was finalised …
  • Free public tour to Amaravati from November second week 31 Oct 2018 03:46 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Municipal Minister and Vice-Chairman of Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) P Narayana said free public tour to Amaravati would begin from the second week of November.  He also said that tenders …
  • Tardy pace of work on capital Amaravati irks land donors 28 Oct 2018 20:26 Vijayawada: The construction of Andhra Pradesh's new capital, Amaravati, has not progressed much in the past three years. Only temporary structures have been constructed in the past 36 months. Prime Minister Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone for …
  • Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority developing villages near Amaravati 27 Oct 2018 05:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA), which is in the process of developing the capital as a green-blue city, has not only limited itself to the development of Amaravati but also taken up …
  • Seed Access Road to Amaravati to be open soon 27 Oct 2018 05:03 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The major road leading to the new capital Amaravati, Seed Access Road, which connects the core capital with the National Highway 16, is all set to be thrown open to the public in the next two months. Even though a major …
  • Andhra to raise Rs 10 bn through securities for Amaravati's development 22 Oct 2018 12:39 The Andhra Pradesh government plans to raise Rs 10 billion through sale of its securities and the amount will be used for the development of its new capital Amaravati, according to a gazette notification. The securities will be sold on October 23 through …
  • Vijayawada-Amaravati Gateway Project soon  22 Oct 2018 06:10 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:  With an aim to provide the people of Vijayawada with places of leisure and to beautify the areas leading to the new capital, the Amaravati Development Corporation Ltd (ADCL) is gearing up to launch the much-touted …
  • APCRDA proposes TV, media institute in Amaravati 18 Oct 2018 04:31 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: With a vision to create movie, television and other extended media ecosystems in Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) has set the ball rolling for the proposed Media City. The authority, …
  • Give shape to Amaravati by next Vijayadasami, says CM 17 Oct 2018 05:19 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Directing officials of Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) to expedite the establishment of the proposed Construction City in Amaravati, Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu reviewed the layout …
  • Make Amaravati liveable by next Dasara: Chandrababu Naidu 16 Oct 2018 23:06 Vijayawada: Giving directions to the AP Capital Region Development Authority to race against time and reach the aspirations of five crore people on a world-class capital, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday expressed the hope that thousands of …
  • Can India's Amaravati become the next sustainable city? 15 Oct 2018 09:30 Written by Andrea Lo, CNN In south-east India, 217 square kilometers of farmland along the Krishna River are being transformed into a city billed as an urban utopia. When complete, Amaravati will not only be the new capital of Andhra Pradesh state -- …
  • 15th Finance Commission panel members visit Amaravati 14 Oct 2018 06:51 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: NK Singh, chairperson and members of the 15th Finance Commission visited Amaravati on Friday and expressed satisfaction over the technology adopted by the AP Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) in building the …
  • Japanese firm to set up Human Future Pavilion in Amaravati 13 Oct 2018 03:43 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: Yamazaki Yasuyo, CEO and president of Japanese infrastructure firm, Kuni Umi Asset Management Company Ltd, along with AP Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) commissioner Cherukuri Sreedhar laid the foundation …
  • Amaravati start-up area project yet to gain pace 11 Oct 2018 06:10 Express News Service VIJAYAWADA:On June 7 this year, Singapore minister S Iswaran, while signing the Shareholders Agreement (SHA) and Concession and Development Agreement (CADA) with the State government for the development of start-up area in Amaravati, …
  • Lead manager for Amaravati Bonds soon 11 Oct 2018 06:10 By Express News Service VIJAYAWADA: The Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority (APCRDA) is likely to finalise the lead manager for raising `500 crore through public issue of Amaravati Bonds in the next three to four weeks. (A lead manager is …
  • PM Should Have Associated With Amaravati Project: Chandrababu Naidu 07 Oct 2018 16:38 N Chandrababu Naidu accused PM Modi of reneging on the promise to financially support Amaravati (File) Amaravati: Accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi of reneging on the promise to financially support the building of the new capital of Andhra Pradesh, …
  • PM Modi should have associated with Amaravati project: Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu 07 Oct 2018 10:40 AMARAVATI: Charging the Prime Minister with reneging on promise to financially support building of the new capital of Andhra Pradesh, state chief ninister N Chandrababu Naidu has said Amaravati project is a national pride and Narendra Modi should have …
  • Vidarbha: Congress-NCP polled more votes than BJP-Sena in 10 Assembly segments 24 May 2019 23:38 Suresh alias Balu Dhanorkar (Source: Twitter/@BalubhauOffice) In at least 10 of the total 62 Assembly segments in Vidarbha’s 10 Lok Sabha constituencies, the Congress-NCP has polled more votes than the BJP-Sena. In 2014 polls, when the saffron allies …
  • Delhi sweats as mercury soars, other states on alert 29 Apr 2019 07:41 By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The national capital reeled under scorching heat on Sunday, with the maximum temperature recorded at 41.2 degrees Celsius, officials said. The minimum temperature settled at 25.4 degrees Celsius, a notch above normal, …
  • 2nd phase: 20,716 polling booths, 27000 VVPATs in place in Maharashtra 18 Apr 2019 01:15 Mumbai, Apr 17 (PTI) A total of 179 candidates are in the fray from ten constituencies in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections in Maharashtra where voting will be held on April 18. A senior poll official Wednesday said around 85,46,000 voters are …
  • Two triangular fights likely in Lok Sabha Phase 2 in Maharashtra 26 Mar 2019 16:20 By Express News Service MUMBAI: At least two of the 10 Lok Sabha seats, going to poll in the second phase on April 18, would see triangular fights. This was clear on the last day of filing nominations for the phase on Tuesday. While candidates from Akola, …
  • No chance for young blood? Shiv Sena has bet on ageing war horses, say analysts 24 Mar 2019 10:45 MUMBAI: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray’s decision to field 17 sitting MPs for the Lok Sabha elections means a lost opportunity for the party to shed the flab and reach out to the next generation, said political analysts. Renominations for leaders …
  • Shiv Sena lok sabha candidates 22 Mar 2019 13:46 Mumbai: The Shiv Sena Friday declared its first list of 21 candidates in Maharashtra for next month's Lok Sabha polls, retaining 17 sitting MPs and denying ticket to the lawmaker who had allegedly slapped an Air India employee in 2017. Ravindra Gaikwad …
  • Sena announces 21 candidates, drops MP who slapped AI employee 22 Mar 2019 13:01 Mumbai: The Shiv Sena Friday declared its first list of 21 candidates in Maharashtra for next month's Lok Sabha polls, retaining 17 sitting MPs and denying ticket to the lawmaker who had allegedly slapped an Air India employee in 2017. Ravindra Gaikwad …
  • Pulwama terror attack: Two from Maharashtra’s Buldana district among deceased 15 Feb 2019 16:43 At least 40 CRPF personnel were killed on Thursday afternoon in the Valley when a suicide bomber rammed his Scorpio SUV laden with explosives into a CRPF bus in south Kashmir. A pall of gloom descended on Buldana district with the news that two of the …
  • Vishrambaug Wada: PMC’s ‘heritage site’ in a state of neglect 07 Jan 2019 10:34 The Vishrambaug Wada, famous for its carved woodwork, was the residence of Peshwa Bajirao II. (File) A PROMINENT Peshwa monument of the 19th century, the restoration work of Vishrambaug Wada has been neglected by the Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC).  …
  • Mumbai co-op bank with zero NPA bags top award Standard News 06 Jan 2019 05:45 Mumbai-headquartered Pratap Cooperative Bank (PCoB), which has notched a record of zero non-performing assets (NPAs) for 10 years, has been named for the Maharashtra State Cooperative Banks Association Ltd. (MSCBAL) 23rd award for last fiscal, an official …
  • Mumbai co-op bank with zero NPA bags top award 05 Jan 2019 09:43 Mumbai, Jan 5 (IANS) Mumbai-headquartered Pratap Cooperative Bank (PCoB), which has notched a record of zero non-performing assets (NPAs) for 10 years, has been named for the Maharashtra State Cooperative Banks Association Ltd. (MSCBAL) 23rd award for last …
  • Farmers’ suicide: In six prone districts of Vidarbha, tally continues to drop since 2015 29 Dec 2018 16:37 The state government has been faithfully recording farmers’ suicide tally since 2006 following intensive media coverage of farmers’ suicides in the region. (Representational Image/File) The combined rural suicide tally of six cotton-producing districts …
  • From 22 deaths to 0, how cotton district in Maharashtra battled pesticide poisoning 19 Nov 2018 00:50 Written by Vivek Deshpande | Yavatmal | Updated: November 19, 2018 4:30:52 am Maharashtra used to witness 30-60 deaths of farmers on an average every year due to overexposure to pesticides. Express Photo by Deepak Daware BHOJRAJ UIKE hands over a new white …
  • Vidarbha gripped by dengue, scrub typhus 27 Sep 2018 07:41 Written by Vivek Deshpande | Nagpur | Published: September 26, 2018 7:25:01 pm While there has been one confirmed death due to dengue so far, scrub typhus has caused 23 deaths, including five from Madhya Pradesh. (representational image) Vidarbha has been …
  • Congress leader declares Rs 5L bounty on MLA’s tongue 06 Sep 2018 21:29 Kadam’s remarks at a Dahi Handi event on Monday, where he spoke about abducting women, has embarrassed the BJP. Mumbai: The opposition against Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Ram Kadam touched a new height on Thursday when a former minister and Congress …
  • Fresh spells wipe out monsoon deficit in Maharashtra 23 Aug 2018 10:49 MUMBAI: Rainfall over the past 10 days has wiped out deficit in most districts of the state. From nine such districts a few days ago, rainfall is now deficient only Nandurbar and Sangli, the India Meteorological Department said. Eight districts now have …
  • Rain deficit only in Nandurbar amd Sangli dist 23 Aug 2018 02:22 PUNE: The rain in the state over the past 10 days has wiped out deficits in most districts. From nine such districts a few days ago, rainfall is now deficient only in Nandurbar and Sangli, the India Meteorological Department said. Eight districts now have …
  • Pesticide inhalation: Drop in cases of hospitalisation in Yavatmal district 08 Aug 2018 06:35 Last year, 18 agricultural labourers had died in Yavatmal after they accidentally inhaled fumes while spraying chemicals on the field. (Source- File) There is a substantial drop in pesticide inhalation-related hospitalisations in Yavatmal district, …
  • International Tiger Day: 2,226 out of 3,890 big cats live in India 30 Jul 2018 11:53 India has witnessed 63 per cent increase in the number of tigers between 2006 and 2014. (File) Marked as an occasion to raise public awareness and support for tiger conservation, Global Tiger Day — also known as the International Tiger Day — will be …
  • Milk Strike in Maharashtra: All you must know about dairy farmers’ protests 18 Jul 2018 10:16 Due to protests led by dairy farmers, the milk supply is severely hit in major cities of Maharashtra. The daily farmers, under the leadership of Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatan (SSS) and Maharashtra Kisan Sabha (MKS), are protesting across Maharashtra since …
  • As farmers agitate, Mumbai, other cities stare at milk crisis 16 Jul 2018 12:56 Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Thousands of milk farmers across Maharashtra launched an agitation for their various demands early on Monday, hitting supply of fresh milk across big and small cities in the state. Scores of milk tankers bound for major cities …
  • In Maharashtra, Milk Farmers Protest; Supply Badly Hit 16 Jul 2018 10:59 Mumbai: Milk supply in Maharashtra was badly hit after thousands of farmers launched a protest on Monday, demanding better price and subsidy of Rs 5 per litre. Tankers supplying milk to major cities including Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur, Nashik and others were …
  • Maharashtra milk farmers protest 16 Jul 2018 08:11 Mumbai, July 16 (IANS) Thousands of milk farmers launched an agitation early on Monday, hitting supply of fresh milk across big cities in Maharashtra, in support of various demands. Scores of milk tankers bound for major cities including Mumbai, Pune, …
  • Maharashtra: Activists decry broad gauge conversion of railway track through Melaghat Tiger Reserve 29 Jun 2018 00:11 Melghat Tiger Reserve. AP PROTEST by wildlife activists against what they term as a “hasty and illegal” go ahead granted to the metre-to-broad gauge conversion of a 29-km stretch of a railway track passing through the “core and critical tiger habitat” of …
  • Maharashtra banker demands sex from peasant woman 23 Jun 2018 15:35 Buldana (Maharashtra), June 23 (IANS) In an outrageous incident, a branch manager of the public sector Central Bank Of India allegedly demanded sexual favours from a women to clear her loan application, officials said here on Saturday. The incident …
  • Maharashtra: Bank manager seeks sexual favour from farmer's wife in exchange of crop loan, booked 23 Jun 2018 12:51 The incident happened in Datala branch of Central Bank of India. (File) A bank manager and his peon from Maharashtra’s Buldana district have been booked for allegedly demanding sexual favours from a farmer’s wife seeking crop loan. Both the accused are …
  • Rain clouds penetrate into interior Maharashtra, MP, Chhattisgarh 22 Jun 2018 06:20 Satellite maps from early this morning has been showing an influx of rain clouds into the interior of South Peninsula from the Bay of Bengal across the Andhra Pradesh-Odisha coasts. The clouding had grown along an elongated swathe bounded by Kalipatnam, …
  • Cheaper, faster DNA tests make diagnosis better 07 May 2018 22:10 MUMBAI: Delhi IT professional Salim Khan's considers his brush with genomics at KEM Hospital in Parel a medical wonder. He had painfully accepted that medicines wouldn't work for his incurable neurological condition, myasthenia gravis. But seven …
  • More than 30 Maharashtra districts facing water contamination: Report 29 Apr 2018 17:51 MUMBAI: Water samples collected from over 30 districts of Maharashtra were found to have contaminants, a report by the state's Public Health Laboratory has stated. The Maharashtra Public Health Laboratory has found that water taken from various sources …
  • Why Maharashtra farmers walked 170 km and how their strike played out 14 Apr 2018 19:10 In the hilly terrain at the northern tip of Western Ghats, bordering Maharashtra and Gujarat, lies Surgana, an erstwhile princely state ruled by tribal chieftains of the Mahadev Koli tribe. Surgana joined the instrument of accession to be part of the …
  • Bombay High Court rejects plea for medical termination of pregnancy by ‘rape victim’ 29 Mar 2018 00:53 Bombay High Court (Express Photo by Pradeep Kocharekar/Files) The Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court has rejected the plea for medical termination of pregnancy (MTP) of a 32-year-old woman from Buldana district, who had claimed she had conceived the …
  • Maharashtra: State government to purchase 30 vehicles for VVIPs worth Rs 5.84 crore 16 Mar 2018 10:11 — By PTI | Mar 16, 2018 01:32 pm Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has decided to purchase 30 vehicles collectively worth Rs 5.84 crore for VVIPs for 15 district collectorate office. The state administration issued a government resolution (GR) to this …
  • Bombay high court advances to today order on DSK, wife’s pre-arrest bail plea 17 Feb 2018 09:28 PUNE: The Bombay high court on Thursday advanced its much-anticipated final order on the anticipatory bail application of prominent developer D S Kulkarni and his wife Hemanti in a cheating case to Friday instead of the earlier February 22. Justice Sadhana …
  • Bombay High Court revokes relief from arrest granted to D S Kulkarni, wife 17 Feb 2018 01:35 Bombay High Court said the investigating agency was at liberty to arrest the accused booked on charges of cheating thousands of investors of Kulkarni’s DSK Group. (File Photo) The Bombay High Court on Friday vacated the interim relief from arrest granted …
  • Bombay HC revokes relief from arrest granted to DSK Group owner and wife 17 Feb 2018 00:06 Bombay High Court said the investigating agency was at liberty to arrest the accused booked on charges of cheating thousands of investors of Kulkarni’s DSK Group. (File Photo) The Bombay High Court on Friday vacated the interim relief from arrest granted …
  • Bombay High Court withdraws interim protection given to Pune builder 16 Feb 2018 09:22 MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court today withdrew the interim protection from arrest that it had earlier granted to a Pune-based builder and his wife in an alleged cheating case. D S Kulkarni and wife Hemanti have been booked by the Pune police on charges of …
  • HC advances to today order on DSK, wife’s pre-arrest bail plea 15 Feb 2018 18:56 Pune: The Bombay high court on Thursday advanced its much-anticipated final order on the anticipatory bail application of prominent developer D S Kulkarni and his wife Hemanti in a cheating case to Friday instead of the earlier February 22. Justice Sadhana …
  • Can't wait for you to deposit money any longer: HC to DS Kulkarni 14 Feb 2018 12:54 The Bombay High Court yesterday observed that Pune-based builder D S Kulkarni, who is facing cases for allegedly cheating investors, has failed to keep his promise to deposit at least Rs 50 crore with the court. Kulkarni, a prominent builder, and his wife …
  • Hailstorm in Maharashtra damages 1.25 lakh hectare of crops 12 Feb 2018 16:40 MUMBAI: The hailstorm that hit several parts of the state yesterday damaged crops over an area of 1.25 lakh hectare across 11 districts, Maharashtra Agriculture Minister Pandurang Fundkar said today. "A primary damage assessment report has stated that …
  • Hailstorm kills 4, ruins crops 12 Feb 2018 06:20 Panchanama ordered, Opp. seeks compensation for Marathwada, Vidarbha. Mumbai: On Sunday, four people died in hailstorm that affected three districts of Vidarbha and four districts of Marathwada damaging crops like cotton and pulses. The state government …
  • Bombay High Court asks Maharashtra govt to come clear on Ajit Pawar’s role in irrigation scam 09 Feb 2018 16:23 Nationalist Congress Party leader Ajit Pawar (File) The Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court on Thursday asked the Maharashtra government to come clear on the the role of former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar in the multi-crore irrigation scam, an enquiry …
  • AAP relaunches itself in Maharashtra, Kejriwal accuses BJP of adopting 'divide and rule' 12 Jan 2018 16:32 Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. (Express file photo) With less than 16 months left for the 2019 general elections, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) re-launched itself in Maharashtra with party chief Arvind Kejriwal addressing a rally at Sindkhed Raja in Buldana …
  • Mumbai blasts: Maha ATS claims good leads, rules out suicide bomber 10 Jan 2018 22:30 Investigators on Saturday claimed they have obtained "good leads" in the triple explosions in Mumbai Investigators on Saturday claimed they have obtained "good leads" in the triple explosions in Mumbai, ruled out involvement of a …
  • Maharashtra: Aide of ASDC scam kingpin arrested 27 Dec 2017 18:55 Image used for representational purpose. MUMBAI: Principal aide of kingpin in multi-crore fraud and embezzlement case in the state government-run Lokshahir Annabhau Sathe Development Corporation (ASDC) has been arrested from Rajkot in Gujarat, police have …
  • Has BJP’s secret romance with NCP has come to an end? 13 Dec 2017 20:08 MUMBAI/NAGPUR: If a senior BJP leader in Maharashtra is to be believed, the Congress-NCP combined rally on Tuesday has marked the end of BJP’s secret romance with the NCP. This in turn may result in a better cooperation and coordination between the …
  • Fadnavis government tables supplementary demand for loan waiver even as opposition accuses of failure in Maharashtra 11 Dec 2017 17:09 Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis (File | PTI) MUMBAI: Devendra Fadnavis led Maharashtra government tabled supplementary demands for crop loan waiver scheme on the first day of the winter session of the state legislature at Nagpur on Monday even …
  • DAY after Patole resignation: Carve out Vidarbha state, BJP MLA writes to CM Devendra Fadnavis 09 Dec 2017 21:59 A DAY after Bhandara-Gondia BJP MP Nana Patole resigned from the BJP, party MLA from Saoner in Nagpur district, Ashish Deshmukh, has written a seven-page letter to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis reminding him of his commitment to carve out a separate …
  • Yashwant Sinha ends stir in Akola 06 Dec 2017 22:17 Claims CM Devendra Fadnavis promised to fulfill farmers’ demands. Mumbai: After having a telephonic conversation with Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday, senior BJP leader and former finance minister Yashwant Sinha called off his …
  • Mother Dairy expands farmers' support 16 Oct 2017 19:26 Mother Dairy, a subsidiary of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) today said it has expanded its network of milk procurement operations in the areas of drought affected Marathwada & Vidarbha in Maharashtra. Today, over 15,000 farmers from 970 …
  • Government should pay difference if market price less than minimum support price: Maharashtra farmers 15 Oct 2017 07:09 'Usually in the festive season, the prices of the pulses increase and the trend starts ahead of the festive season. But this year, the trend has reversed,' said Vijay Niwal (not pictured) from Yavatmal. (Image used for representational purpose only …
  • Give us the difference between MSP, market price: Maha farmers 15 Oct 2017 03:27 MUMBAI: Let private players purchase the farm produce at market rate and the government pay the difference if the market price is less than Minimum Support Price (MSP) urged Maharashtra farmers in view of the distress state is facing due to declining …
  • Pesticide deaths stalk Yavatmal fields: 18 dead, over 800 farmers in hospital 07 Oct 2017 22:49 The family of a farmer who died. Deepak Dawre Devidas Madavi, 57, a farm hand from Kalamb town in Yavatmal district, took up the job of spraying pesticides for the first time this year. By August 19, 12 days after he had used a can to spray pesticides in …
  • Seven farmers die, hundreds admitted to hospital in Yavatmal district after inhaling insecticide spray 29 Sep 2017 04:51 Ashok Rathod, dean of the Yavatmal GMC, confirmed large-scale admission of patients affected by the spraying. “Over the past three months, over 300 patients have been admitted, 231 of them this month alone,” he said. Hundreds of farmers in Yavatmal …
  • Insecticide spray: Seven farmers die, hundreds admitted to hospital in Yavatmal district 29 Sep 2017 00:11 HUNDREDS OF farmers in Yavatmal district have taken ill after inhaling insecticide spray and the Government Medical College (GMC) at Yavatmal has confirmed seven deaths from fumigation over the past two months. “Excessive fumigation due to widespread …
  • Relocated tribals protest at Melghat reserve, return 12 Sep 2017 00:52 At the Carron tea estate, tribals observe Asur puja twice a year; women later participate in a dance. (Express Photo by Subham Dutta) OVER 1,200 tribals from eight villages rehabilitated out of Melghat Tiger Reserve (MTR) about five years ago were cajoled …
  • Mother Dairy, Maharashtra tie-up for processing plant 11 Sep 2017 16:52 Ahmedabad, September 11:   The Maharashtra government and Mother Dairy Fruit and Vegetable Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), on Monday announced the signing of a lease agreement to set up plant for the processing of milk and …
  • Mother Dairy, Maha Govt tie up for processing plant 11 Sep 2017 15:54 Ahmedabad, Sept 11:   The Maharashtra Government and Mother Dairy Fruit and Vegetable Pvt. Ltd, a subsidiary of National Dairy Development Board (NDDB), on Monday, announced signing of a lease agreement to set up a state-of-the-art milk and milk products …
  • Maharashtra govt pushes for inclusion of 3 more projects in PM agriculture scheme 09 Sep 2017 23:27 Maharashtra government has urged the Centre to include three new irrigation projects worth Rs 11,234 crore. (Represetational Image) The state government has urged the Centre to include three new irrigation projects worth Rs 11,234 crore — Jigaon in …
  • Now what exactly did BJP leader Khadse mean by boasting about his mangoes? 06 Sep 2017 15:40 MUMBAI: Former Maharashtra revenue minister Eknath Khadse, no stranger to controversy, is the latest political leader fighting off allegations of misogyny with activist Anjali Damania filing a case against him for allegedly making sexually suggestive …
  • BJP focuses on Shiv Sena, NCP seats to go solo in 2019 21 Aug 2017 22:33 Senior Congress leader Narayan Rane is set to join BJP soon. BJP is likely to ask Mr Rane to contest himself. Mumbai: BJP's aim to win a minimum of 28 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra has sent signals that the party is set to break its alliance with Shiv …
  • Nagpur division: Deficit rain hits sowing of paddy 17 Aug 2017 23:32 DEFFICIENT rain has brought paddy farmers in Nagpur division under stress with only 53 per cent transplantation (sowing) complete till date. “We have only 60 per cent of the normal rainfall till this time. Only 53 per cent of transplantation has become …
  • Mega rally paints Mumbai saffron 09 Aug 2017 21:23 Around 7 lakh attend silent march in sea of humanity, demanding reservations in jobs, education. Mumbai: Around seven lakh people participated in the Maratha silent march on Wednesday, which began at around 11 am from Jijamata Udyan, Byculla and concluded …
  • Maharashtra opens up its hinterland 27 Jul 2017 03:42 In many ways, one could draw parallels between India’s Golden Quadrilateral (GQ) and Maharashtra’s biggest roadway project. Christened as the Nagpur-Mumbai Expressway (NMEW) or the Samruddhi Mahamarg, this 701 km highway could actually transform the state …
  • What ails the farm sector part-3: Safest bet for farmers, cotton’s success stymied by low yields, lack of irrigation 25 Jul 2017 23:06 Cotton remains the most popular choice for farmers in Vidarbha, Marathwada and parts of middle Maharashtra. (Express Archive) IN April 2010, raw cotton prices had zoomed close to Rs 7,000 per quintal, its highest peak till date. As a result, the cotton …
  • Maharashtra loan waiver has 813 beneficiaries in Mumbai, which has no farmland at all 04 Jul 2017 17:27 MUMBAI: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis was caught on the backfoot on Tuesday after questions were raised over 813 beneficiaries of crop loan waiver in Mumbai which has no farmland at all. Fadnavis, however, said the government will verify the …
  • Monsoon steps up tempo in state 20 Jun 2017 22:47 Caught in the Tuesday downpour, an elderly man desperately tries to save himself from getting wet on Mahatma Gandhi Road in Ranchi. Picture by Prashant Mitra Jamshedpur, June 20: The meteorological department has, for the second consecutive day, issued a …
  • Banks: Unable to pay Rs 10,000 to each of 34L farmers 15 Jun 2017 23:34 A total of 34 lakh farmers, who have defaulted on loans since 2012, are eligible for this loan. Mumbai: The Maharashtra government’s move to provide immediate loans of Rs 10,000 to every farmer who defaulted in the last four years, has backfired. Sixteen …
  • Maharashtra to disburse crop credit through public sector banks in 16 districts 12 Jun 2017 16:07 Mumbai: A day after agreeing in principle to waive loans of farmers with certain riders, the Maharashtra government on Monday decided to disburse the crop credit through public sector banks in 16 districts where district central cooperative banks are in …
  • Vidarbha farmers also oppose Samriddhi project 07 Jun 2017 08:28 AMARAWATI: Contrary to popular perception that opposition to the Samruddhi Corridor is limited only to Thane, Nashik and Ahmednagar districts in Maharashtra, farmers from Marathwada and Vidarbha too are opposing it. “The very first voices against the …
  • Maharashtra: Dalit woman beaten and stripped on theft allegation 06 Jun 2017 15:58 By: PTI | Mumbai | Published:June 6, 2017 9:01 pm The incident occurred at Ruikhed Mayanba village under the jurisdiction of Dhad police station. A 50-year-old Dalit woman was beaten up and stripped in public for allegedly trying to steal a pair of …
  • Farmers from Marathwada and Vidarbha too oppose Samriddhi Corridor 05 Jun 2017 13:08 AMARAVATI: Contrary to popular perception that the opposition to the Samruddhi Corridor is limited only to certain areas in Thane, Nashik and Ahmednagar districts, farmers from Marathwada and Vidarbha too are opposing it. "The very first voices …
  • Dead of night collision on highway claims seven lives 25 May 2017 04:08 PUNE: Seven pilgrims from the district were killed when a speeding truck knocked down the sports utility vehicle (SUV) in which they were travelling. The accident occurred close to Dhangarwadi on AhmednagarAurangabad highway at 2am on Wednesday. Mubarak …
  • Only 2,450 solar pumps installedb till March this year 23 May 2017 21:13 Also, the farmers were apprehensive about the functioning of the pumps. Mumbai: Almost two and a half years since the state government approved the installation of 10,000 solar pumps for farmers, only 2,450 solar pumps have been installed till March.  The …
  • District banks to be part of state co-op bank? 29 Apr 2017 01:56 CM hints at merger, says it would strengthen network of financial institutions for 30L farmers. Mumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday hinted that the government is mulling over merging loss-making district co-operative banks with the state co- …
  • On yatra against goverment Opposition is welcomed by BJP, Shiv Sena leaders 16 Apr 2017 22:21 The opposition parties’ second phase of the Sangharsha Yatra commenced from Buldana, on April 15. Mumbai: Senior leaders of the ruling Shiv Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Jalgaon surprisingly welcomed leaders of all opposition parties, who are on …
  • Heat wave continues in Vidarbha 31 Mar 2017 00:13 The city’s highest March temperature of 45 degrees was recorded on March 28, 1892. THE entire Vidarbha region is experiencing unprecedented heat wave that has not been a common phenomenon in the month of March, at least for the past 10 years. “Resulted by …
  • BJP wins 10 out of 25 Zilla Parishad Chairman's posts against Sena-Cong-NCP alliance 22 Mar 2017 01:24 MUMBAI: The Maharashtra BJP emerged victorious once again on Tuesday by bagging Chairman’s posts in 10 out of 25 Zilla Parishads. With this the party has emerged the biggest party in Zilla Parishads. Earlier the party had emerged numero uno in Municipal …
  • Sena may prefer joining hands with the Congress-NCP combine to keep BJP away from Zilla Parishads 20 Mar 2017 20:58 MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena is likely to join hands with the Congress-NCP combine to keep the BJP out of power in majority of the Zilla Parishads paving way for new power equations in the state. Elections for the post of Chairmen of these district councils are …
  • Congress, NCP woo Shiv Sena 13 Mar 2017 20:07 The parties mull joining hands for panchayat polls to counter BJP. Mumbai: Election scheduled across Maharashtra for the Taluka Panchayat Samiti Chairman on Tuesday is likely to see many cross alliances in a bid to keep the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) out …
  • BJP surges in rural Vidarbha, takes tally to 140 24 Feb 2017 01:39 THE BJP has made a huge surge in rural parts of Vidarbha in the six Zilla Parishad elections. The party has improved upon its last time’s tally of 64 to 140, winning Chandrapur and Wardha, emerging as the single largest party in Buldana and Gadchiroli. In …
  • The dying tongues of Telangana and Andhra 21 Feb 2017 02:06 Kolami, Koya, Gondi, Kuvi, Kui, Yerukala, Savara, Parji, Kupia. Do these names ring a bell? No, right? They are all native tribal tongues that have immensely contributed to enrich the language and culture of Telugu people. But these languages are dying due …
  • Show opponents of development their place, says Devendra Fadnavis 16 Jan 2017 14:29 By: PTI | Amravati | Published:January 16, 2017 7:53 pm Chief Minister of Maharastra Devendra Fadnavis. (File. Express Photo by Deepak Joshi) Stressing that Maharashtra has started changing under the BJP, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today appealed to …
  • Nagpur: Koradi school cook held for ‘sexual misconduct’ with tribal students 07 Jan 2017 22:00 So far, his misconduct with seven of the girls, up to 12 years of age, had come to the notice of the authorities. (Photo for representational purpose) AFTER similar incidents at tribal ashram schools in Buldana and Nagpur districts over the past two months …
  • Number of suicides by farmers goes down from 2015 in Vidarbha 06 Jan 2017 20:58 Year 2016 was a good monsoon year and saw the numbers drop to 1193. (File Photo) The number of farmers committing suicide in the six suicide-prone districts of Vidarbha— Amravati, Akola, Buldana, Washim, Yavatmal and Wardha — declined by 155 in 2016 …
  • Maharashtra Lok Sabha Results 2019: Full list of winners 25 May 2019 08:11 Image Source : PTI BJP President Amit Shah wih Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, was on Thursday set to retain power for another five years after making a sweep of the Lok Sabha battle …
  • Maharashtra sends 8 women MPs to 17th Lok Sabha 25 May 2019 04:33 Prominent political parties had fielded only 11 women, of which, eight won. Mumbai: Eight women, more than half of them from the BJP, have made it to the 17th Lok Sabha from the state, which sends 48 MPs to Parliament, the second highest after Uttar …
  • VBA hurt Congress-NCP in at least 8 constituencies 24 May 2019 21:31 The saffron alliance won 41 out of the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra. While the Congress won only one seat, NCP won four. Mumbai: The victory margins of Shiv Sena-BJP candidates indicate that the Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) of dalit leader Prakash …
  • Record 8 women from Maharashtra to grace 17th Lok Sabha 24 May 2019 16:12 Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) For the first time, the 17th Lok Sabha will have a record 8 lady members from various parties in Maharashtra, in an indicator of growing women’s empowerment. Among the 71 women MPs elected from all over India, the Maharashtra …
  • Eight women make it to 17th Lok Sabha from Maharashtra 24 May 2019 15:24 MUMBAI: Eight women, more than half of them from the BJP, have made it to the 17th Lok Sabha from Maharashtra, which sends 48 MPs to the Lower House of Parliament, the second highest after Uttar Pradesh. The women candidates who emerged victorious in the …
  • Maharashtra: List of Lok Sabha poll winners, losers with votes polled 24 May 2019 09:15 The list of Lok Sabha poll winners and runners-up in Maharashtra with votes secured and winning margin is as follows: Ahmednagar-Sujay Vikhe Patil (BJP) 704660, Sangram Jagtap (NCP) 423186, margin 281474 votes Akola-Sanjay Dhotre (BJP) 554444, Prakash …
  • Maharashtra: BJP wins 23, Sena 18; 2 Union ministers, 2 former CMs lose 24 May 2019 07:36 Mumbai: The BJP-Shiv Sena combine won 41 of the 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, while the Congress won one and NCP 4 seats. Two Union ministers and two former chief ministers tasted defeat in the election, which saw the Sharad Pawar-led NCP managing to …
  • Lok Sabha Election Results 2019: Full list of winners 23 May 2019 19:06 State Constituencies Leading/Winning Candidates Party Andaman and Nicobar Andaman and Nicobar Islands VISHAL JOLLY BJP Andhra Pradesh Araku GODDETI MADHAVI YSRCP   Srikakulam Kinjarapu Ram Mohan Naidu     Vizianagaram       Visakhapatnam       …
  • General election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 12:04 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2019 GODAM NAGESH Leading TRS 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2019 SATYAPAL SINGH BAGHEL Leading BJP 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2019 SUJAY RADHAKRISHNA VIKHE …
  • India general election results 2019 live 23 May 2019 02:20 Constituencies A - Z A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adilabad 2014 GODAM NAGESH TRS Agra 2014 DR. RAM SHANKAR KATHERIA BJP Ahmadnagar 2014 GANDHI DILIPKUMAR MANSUKHLAL BJP Ahmedabad East 2014 PARESH RAWAL BJP Ahmedabad West 2014 DR. …
  • Maharashtra CM calls for silt removal from water bodies 16 May 2019 02:50 The government has taken several mitigation measures in order to provide relief to drought-affected people. Mumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday directed the Nagpur district administration to remove silt from rivers, ponds and drains. He has …
  • Maharashtra: Heatwave warning for Vidarbha, Marathwada till May 5 01 May 2019 21:13 Several areas of Maharashtra recorded a spike in the maximum temperature with areas in Vidarbha and Marathwada around 44 degrees Celsius. (Representational Image) THE MET department issued a heatwave warning for some parts of Maharashtra till May 5. …
  • Red alert issued for heat wave in central India 30 Apr 2019 10:16 Nagpur (Maharashtra), April 30 (IANS) The India Meteorological Department (IMD) here on Tuesday issued a Red Alert — the highest warning level — as temperatures soared to up to 47 degrees Celsius in some parts of Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region and central …
  • Phasephardhis and the lesser florican (commentary) 27 Apr 2019 22:54 Across India, grasslands are highly degraded and mismanaged ecosystems. Often considered wastelands, they face the constant threats of being turned into tree plantations by the Forest Department, devoured by urban expansion and industrial development, or …
  • UPSC toppers’ common link: No social media, many engineers 15 Apr 2019 11:35 Kanishak Kataria (Rank 1), Srushti Deshmukh (Rank 5) WHERE DO you find information about a bunch of young professionals in their twenties? On social media platforms like Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, right? Wrong. Most of the toppers of the UPSC …
  • Big turnout in 1st phase of Indian general polls 11 Apr 2019 21:56 Indians voted enthusiastically yesterday at the start of a mammoth general election, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a second term after campaigning fervently on a plank of national security, following tension with neighbouring Pakistan. People …
  • Maharashtra averages 56% voting in 7 LS seats (2nd Lead) 11 Apr 2019 16:34 Nagpur, April 11 (IANS) Maharashtra recorded a provisional average voting of around 56 percent in the seven Lok Sabha constituencies that voted on Thursday in the first phase of the Lok Sabha polls, an official said. Surprisingly, the highest voter turnout …
  • Indian Elections 2019: Oldest ... 11 Apr 2019 14:21 Almost 900 million of India's 1.3 billion people are eligible to vote. At least people were killed on the first day of polling in India's general elections, which are seen as a referendum on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata …
  • Lok Sabha polls: EVM glitches, heat don't deter voters 11 Apr 2019 14:14 An elderly Indian voter shows her ink-marked finger after casting her vote at a polling station at Umsning under Ri-Bhoi district, in the northeastern Indian state of Meghalaya. India's gargantuan election, the biggest in history, kicked off on April …
  • Indian Elections 2019: Oldest woman, aged 107,... 11 Apr 2019 13:32 Almost 900 million of India's 1.3 billion people are eligible to vote. At least people were killed on the first day of polling in India's general elections, which are seen as a referendum on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bharatiya Janata …
  • Voting is our duty, everyone should vote: Bhagwat opposes NOTA 11 Apr 2019 10:23 RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat Thursday said voters should exercise their franchise for any candidate, instead of opting for the None of the Above (NOTA) option available on the electronic voting machines (EVMs). Bhagwat was talking to reporters after casting his …
  • Polls Live: Sonia arrives in Rae Bareli 11 Apr 2019 10:23 Congress has alleged that a laser, possibly from a sniper gun, was aimed at Rahul Gandhi. MHA says it was a 'green light' from a camera. !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates We are receiving info from various polling stations that BSP voters …
  • Maharashtra: 30.19 per cent voting by 1 p.m. 11 Apr 2019 10:06 Nagpur, April 11 (IANS) A robust average of 30.19 per cent voting was recorded at half-way mark till 1 p.m. in Maharashtra’s seven Lok Sabha constituencies on Thursday, an official said. Surprisingly, the highest voting — 41.87 per cent — was notched in …
  • India elections live: Two dead in clashes, EVM... 11 Apr 2019 09:00 Almost 900 million of India's 1.3 billion people are eligible to vote. Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. …
  • India elections live: EVM errors, clashes... 11 Apr 2019 08:25 Almost 900 million of India's 1.3 billion people are eligible to vote. Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. …
  • Live: Voters turn up in large numbers for first... 11 Apr 2019 07:50 Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing Assemblies in Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh …
  • Live: Big numbers turn out for first day of... 11 Apr 2019 07:34 Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing Assemblies in Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh …
  • EVM glitches mar voting in Maharashtra 11 Apr 2019 07:18 Nagpur, April 11 (IANS) Glitches in VVPAT-EVMs marred voting in some polling stations, resulting in long queues of voters in the blistering heat on Thursday. The problems, were found in Booth No. 127 (Gadchiroli-Chimur constituency), booth No. 147 ( …
  • Maharashtra: 13.70 per cent voting by 11 a.m. 11 Apr 2019 07:17 Nagpur, April 11 (IANS) A healthy 13.70 per cent average voting was recorded till 11 a.m. in Maharashtra’s seven Lok Sabha constituencies on Wednesday, an official said. The highest voting – 18.01 per cent – was notched in Gadchiroli-Chimur and the lowest …
  • Live: Big numbers turn out for first day of India's election 11 Apr 2019 07:15 There are 543 seats at stake in phase one. Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing Assemblies in …
  • Live: Brisk voting, long queues as voting begins... 11 Apr 2019 05:22 There are 543 seats at stake in phase one. Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing Assemblies in …
  • Maharashtra polling on, RSS top brass vote 11 Apr 2019 04:52 Nagpur, April 11 (IANS) Voting was on in seven Lok Sabha constituencies of Maharashtra on Thursday, officials said. Of the total 1.30 crore electorate, the early voters included RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat at a school in Nagpur. Urging people to vote for …
  • Live: Polls open in 1st phase of India's general... 11 Apr 2019 04:22 The election is being held in seven phases. Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing Assemblies in …
  • Live: Polls open in 1st phase of India's general election 11 Apr 2019 04:02 The election is being held in seven phases. Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing Assemblies in …
  • India elections 2019 live: Voting begins in 91... 11 Apr 2019 03:20 The election is being held in seven phases. Voting began on Thursday across 91 Lok Sabha constituencies spread over 20 states and Union Territories as the first phase of the mega seven-phase electoral exercise kicked off. Voting for electing Assemblies in …
  • Maharashtra polling starts, RSS top brass vote 11 Apr 2019 02:51 Nagpur, April 11 (IANS) Voting started at 7 am for the seven Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra on Thursday amidst tight security, officials said. Among the early bird voters were RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and General Secretary Suresh Bhaiayyaji Joshi …
  • 1965 war hero's village: Vikas meets caste midway 10 Apr 2019 03:59 DHAMUPUR: Embedded deep in the heart of Ghazipur district, it isn’t easy finding your way to Dhamupur, especially if your driver is a rookie and the GPS isn’t working. But mention Abdul Hamid’s village and there’s instant recall. Many in these parts of the …
  • All you need to know about the first phase of polling 10 Apr 2019 03:35 91 seats. 21 states and Union territories. Aslam Hunani/Rediff.com gives the lowdown on the constituencies going to polls in the first phase on April 11. Photograph: PTI Photo Elections to the 17th Lok Sabha kick off on April 11 with the first phase of …
  • MYSUN expands presence in 7 states in its pan-India Solar push for SMEs 08 Apr 2019 08:22 These projects will result in significant energy bill savings for industries and small & medium enterprises. New Delhi: MYSUN, providing high yield rooftop solar solutions and innovative financing to Industrial and Retail clients and operating India’s …
  • Rift in Sena keeps 3 Vidarbha seats edgy 05 Apr 2019 04:21 CHANDRAPUR | AMRAVATI | YUVATMAL-WASHIM: Pre-poll political migrations, internal squabbles and incumbency burdens of multi-term MPs make the electoral fights in three Vidarbha constituencies intriguing. These seats also appear to be reflecting the internal …
  • Maharashtra poll battle: ​Chandrapur, Yavatmal-Washim & Amravati reflect the uneasy Sena-BJP patch-up​ 05 Apr 2019 03:38 CHANDRAPUR | AMRAVATI | YUVATMAL-WASHIM: Pre-poll political migrations, internal squabbles and incumbency burdens of multi-term MPs make the electoral fights in three Vidarbha constituencies intriguing. These seats also appear to be reflecting the internal …
  • Fired by Modi, Vidarbha campaign hots up 04 Apr 2019 11:10 Nagpur (Maharashtra), April 4 (IANS) With the fiery speech by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his maiden poll rally in Wardha on Monday, the poll campaign has hotted up for the 10 Lok Sabha seats in eastern Maharashtra’s crucial Vidarbha region. Two union …
  • Maharashtra Lok Sabha poll: 114 candidates file nominations for third phase 02 Apr 2019 18:51 Mumbai: As many as 114 candidates have filed nomination papers till now, including 42 on Tuesday, for the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections. Among the prominent candidates who filed nominations Tuesday included Maharashtra BJP chief Raosaheb Danve ( …
  • Battle for Maharashtra: Bread and butter at the heart of the political discourse in Vidarbha 02 Apr 2019 02:56 Ten Lok Sabha seats are up for grabs in Vidarbha. In 2014, the BJP-Shiv Sena combine delivered a body blow to this Congress base (with NCP fighting separately then) by sweeping all the 10 seats. The BJP won 44 of the 62 assembly segments of the region …
  • LS polls: In Vidarbha, Cong-NCP hope to recover lost ground 31 Mar 2019 14:42 MUMBAI: In the seven Lok Sabha seats in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra, where polling will be held in the first phase on April 11, the Congress and NCP are hoping to recover the ground they had lost in the 2014 elections. In the previous Lok Sabha polls, …
  • Political parties tap into apps for campaign blitz 31 Mar 2019 07:06 HYDERABAD: It’s not just big global investors who are showing interest in homegrown apps, political parties are tapping into apps to reach out to voters ahead of polls, especially to target rural audience. While WhatsApp and Twitter continue to be most …
  • Prahar Janshakti kicks off poll campaign, distributes milk in front of liquor shop 29 Mar 2019 19:53 [India], Mar 29 (ANI): In a unique way to appease voters, Prahar Janshakti candidate Vaishali Yeddy on Friday started a campaign by distributing milk in front of the liquor shop here. In fact, she is seeking people's votes by promoting 'liquor ban…
  • Nagpur BJP Candidate List 29 Mar 2019 08:00 NAGPUR: After deadline for withdrawal for the first phase of Lok Sabha polls, 31 out of 147 candidates, whose nomination papers were found valid in seven constituencies of Vidarbha, have withdrew their papers. Now, 116 candidates are in the election fray, …
  • Poll choice: How farmers vote 28 Mar 2019 00:23 Chana is selling below MSP at Akola. (Express photo by Partha Sarathi Biswas) Amidst all the hustle and bustle of elections, the only topic of conversation amongst Dahigaon’s residents is the price of chana (chickpea) and tur (pigeon-pea) at the wholesale …
  • 147 candidates in fray for first phase of polling in Maha 27 Mar 2019 14:48 MUMBAI: As many as 147 candidates are left in the fray for the seven Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra which go to the polls in the first phase on April 11, as the nomination papers of 37 candidates were rejected during the scrutiny, an Election Commission …
  • Maharashtra Lok Sabha Constituencies 27 Mar 2019 11:00 MUMBAI: Maharashtra, which has 48 parliamentary constituencies, will go to polls in four phases, starting April 11. In 2009 and 2014, Lok Sabha elections were held in three phases in Maharashtra On April 11, seven constituencies in Maharashtra’s Vidarbha …
  • UZ polls: Cop, 4 others shot in Chattogram, Cox’s Bazar polls clash 24 Mar 2019 12:01 Five people including a policeman suffered bullet injuries in separate clashes centering upazila parishad elections in Chattogram and Cox’s Bazar districts. In Chattogram, a constable was injured by shotgun pellets in a clash between supporters of Awami …
  • Shiv Sena MP who hit AI staffer over seat doesn’t get Lok Sabha ticket 24 Mar 2019 10:46 MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena renominated 17 of its 18 sitting MPs in the first list of 21 Lok Sabha candidates it released on Friday, leaving out only controversial Osmanabad MP Ravindra Gaikwad who had hit an Air India staffer with his slippers two years ago …
  • No chance for young blood? Shiv Sena has bet on ageing war horses, say analysts 24 Mar 2019 10:45 MUMBAI: Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray’s decision to field 17 sitting MPs for the Lok Sabha elections means a lost opportunity for the party to shed the flab and reach out to the next generation, said political analysts. Renominations for leaders …
  • 'Considering to quit': Ashok Chavan allegedly heard in viral audio clip 23 Mar 2019 17:27 NEW DELHI: A day after Jitin Prasada scare in Uttar Pradesh + , the Congress on Saturday was again on the back foot, this time in Maharashtra. The party, which has lost quite a few leaders ahead of the Lok Sabha polls, was troubled by reports of a viral …
  • Shiv Sena drops lawmaker who assaulted AI crew 22 Mar 2019 23:40 Retains 17 MPs in its first list of 21 LS candidates. Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Friday declared a list of candidates for 21 of the 23 Lok Sabha constituencies it will be contesting in the state. Interestingly, the party has repeated 17 of its 18 sitting …
  • Shiv Sena snubs MP Ravindra Gaikwad who slapped Air India cabin crew member 22 Mar 2019 23:23 Mumbai: The Shiv Sena on Friday declared a list of candidates for 21 of the 23 Lok Sabha constituencies it will be contesting in the state. Interestingly, the party has repeated 17 of its 18 sitting Members of Parliament (MP). The Uddhav Thackeray-led …
  • Prahar party gives farmer's widow Lok Sabha ticket 22 Mar 2019 16:01 -Washim (Maharashtra) [India], Mar 22 (ANI): In a bid to take farm crisis to Parliament, widow of a farmer has decided to contest the upcoming Lok Sabha election from Yavatmal-Washim in Maharashtra. A resident of Kambal tehsil, Vaishali Sudhakar Yeddy will …
  • Shiv Sena lok sabha candidates 22 Mar 2019 13:46 Mumbai: The Shiv Sena Friday declared its first list of 21 candidates in Maharashtra for next month's Lok Sabha polls, retaining 17 sitting MPs and denying ticket to the lawmaker who had allegedly slapped an Air India employee in 2017. Ravindra Gaikwad …
  • Sena announces 21 candidates, drops MP who slapped AI employee 22 Mar 2019 13:01 Mumbai: The Shiv Sena Friday declared its first list of 21 candidates in Maharashtra for next month's Lok Sabha polls, retaining 17 sitting MPs and denying ticket to the lawmaker who had allegedly slapped an Air India employee in 2017. Ravindra Gaikwad …
  • Shiv Sena announces candidates for 21 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra 22 Mar 2019 12:12 MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena on Friday announced its first list of 21 candidates for the Lok Sabha elections from its quota of 23 seats, retaining most of the outgoing members. In Mumbai, the party will field Arvind Sawant (Mumbai South), Rahul Shewale (Mumbai …
  • Check out when your constituency votes 22 Mar 2019 05:43 The Lok Sabha election will be held in 7 phases, beginning on April 11, 2019 and ending on May 19, 2019.On March 10, 2019, the Election Commission of India announced the poll schedule for the Lok Sabha elections.The votes will be counted on May 23, 2019. …
  • 2019 Lok Sabha polls: Congress releases 6th list of candidates 20 Mar 2019 04:14 Till now, 146 candidates have been announced by the party for the impending polls. New Delhi: The Congress party on Tuesday released its sixth list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, including seven from Maharashtra and two from Kerala. Congress …
  • Congress releases 6th list of candidates for LS polls 20 Mar 2019 04:10 NEW DELHI: The Congress party on Tuesday released its sixth list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, including seven from Maharashtra and two from Kerala. Congress general secretary KC Venugopal's name has been dropped from Alappuzha Lok Sabha …
  • Congress releases 6th list of candidates for Lok Sabha polls 20 Mar 2019 01:32 NEW DELHI: The Congress party on Tuesday released its sixth list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, including seven from Maharashtra and two from Kerala. Congress general secretary KC Venugopal's name has been dropped from Alappuzha Lok Sabha …
  • Congress releases 6th list of candidates for LS polls 19 Mar 2019 22:42 New Delhi [India], Mar 20 (ANI): The Congress party on Tuesday released its sixth list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, including seven from Maharashtra and two from Kerala. Congress general secretary KC Venugopal's name has been dropped from …
  • Manikrao Thakre, Gaikwad in Congress sixth list 19 Mar 2019 18:57 New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) The Congress on Tuesday night released its sixth list of candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, which includes former Maharashtra party unit chief Manikrao Thakre from Yavatmal-Washim and The list, released after a meeting of …
  • Ex-Rangers’ Player Tasks LMC On Welfare 15 Mar 2019 08:49 Former Rangers International of Enugu player, Ugonna Uzochukwu has called on the League Management Company (LMC) to ensure clubs improve the welfare of players in the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). Uzochukwu who spoke from his base in Saudi …
  • In a first, Maharashtra to vote in four phases for Lok Sabha polls 11 Mar 2019 22:40 MUMBAI: For the first time the 48 parliamentary constituencies in Maharashtra will go to polls in four phases, starting April 11. In 2014 and 2009, Lok Sabha elections were held in three phases in Maharashtra. One of the main reasons for the increase in …
  • Maharashtra’s four-phase polls in April 10 Mar 2019 16:10 Mumbai, March 10 (IANS) Maharashtra will vote for Lok Sabha 2019 elections in four phases next month – on April 11, 18, 23 and 29, said Chief Electoral Officer Ashwani Kumar on Sunday. Announcing the schedule for Maharashtra’s 48 Lok Sabha seats, the …
  • Four Special Trains for Ajmer Urs 07 Mar 2019 21:03 Category: Hyderabad Posted by Md Aslam Hussain Published: Mar 07, 2019, 11:52 pm IST Updated: Mar 07, 2019, 11:52 pm IST In order to clear extra rush of passengers during Ajmer Urs, four Special trains will be run between Hyderabad – Ajmer and H.S.Nanded – …
  • Govt plans to expand rural job scheme, gets poor response from institutes 07 Mar 2019 17:03 Data from Maharashtra State Rural Livelihood Mission shows the government has linked 110 institutes since 2016 which have trained 26,521 youth and provided employment to 20,554. While the Maharashtra government has ambitious plans to expand the scope of …
  • Maharashtras industrial policy targets Rs 10 lakh crore investment, 40 lakh jobs 06 Mar 2019 20:09 Devendra Fadnavis and Uddhav Thackeray at a book launch. (Express Photo: Amit Chakravarty) With just months to go before the end of its term and ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, the Devendra Fadnavis government on Tuesday unveiled a new five-year …
  • Mumbai Confidential: Making A Comeback 18 Feb 2019 10:22 Sources confirmed that Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has agreed to revise the 1983-batch IAS officer’s transfer, and post her as an Additional Chief Secretary in the CM-led General Administration Department. A week after being shunted out of Mantralaya, …
  • Farmer Suicides: 90,000 Farmers Counselled in 14 Maharashtra Districts 17 Feb 2019 15:55 8,000 farmers were treated individually while while 6,000 were counselled publicly.(Representational) Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has said more than 90,000 farmers in 14 "suicide-prone" districts of the state have been provided " …
  • Pune: Rallying behind husband Prakash Ambedkar, Anjali Maydeo helps set up women’s wing of Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi 15 Feb 2019 00:04 Anjali Maydeo campaigning for the BBM. (Express Photo) Anjali Maydeo may not want an official post in her husband Prakash Ambedkar’s Bharatiya Republican Paksha (Bharipa) – Bahujan Mahasangh (BBM), but this retired professor from Pune has made a head start …
  • Seat-sharing talks with Shiv Sena positive: Devendra Fadnavis 14 Feb 2019 22:03 The chief minister had planned to tour the Buldha-na and Washim districts on Thursday. Mumbai: Seat-sharing talks between the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Shiv Sena got a sudden impetus as chief minister Devendra Fadnavis met Sena chief Uddhav …
  • Maharashtra Congress discusses probable candidates for 26 Lok Sabha seats 29 Jan 2019 16:38 Mumbai: The Congress in Maharashtra Tuesday began discussions on a list of probable candidates for 26 Lok Sabha constituencies in the state, which includes Manikrao Thakre, Milind Deora and Rohidas Patil. A two-day meeting of the party’s state election …
  • Hyderabad Territorial Army Aspirant, 19, Accidentally Electrocuted, Dies 29 Jan 2019 05:57 Saika Aravind, 19, died after being electrocuted. He was aspiring to join the army Hyderabad: Nineteen-year-old Saika Aravind had dreams of joining the territorial army but that was never to be. The teenager from Wanaparthy in Maharashtra, had come to …
  • Army Aspirant, 19, Accidentally Electrocuted, Dies In Hyderabad 29 Jan 2019 04:50 Saika Aravind, 19, died after being electrocuted. He was aspiring to join the army Hyderabad: Nineteen-year-old Saika Aravind had dreams of joining the army but that was never to be. The teenager from Wanaparthy in Maharashtra, had come to Hyderabad, …
  • Territorial Army aspirants forced to sleep on pavements due to lack of basic facilities 28 Jan 2019 23:16 [India], Jan 29 (ANI): A shocking incident has come to the fore in Telangana, wherein individuals who arrived for being recruited into the Territorial Army are forced to sleep on pavements owing to lack of basic facilities.  Hailing from poor or lower- …
  • Cricket: Salam Air, Mohammed Riaz, Danube and Thumrait Services record exciting wins 28 Jan 2019 10:55 Cricket: Salam Air, Mohammed Riaz, Danube and Thumrait Services record exciting wins January 28, 2019 | 1:52 PM by Times News Service Jayaprakash of Al Aqmarwas declared the man of the match. Supplied Photo SALALAH: Salam Air, Mohammed Riaz and Partners, …
  • TOI Top10: China 'sacked' 3L army officers, jawans 23 Jan 2019 03:37 Amethi’s no longer a safe bet? Well, if reports are to be believed, Congress president Rahul Gandhi may contest the Lok Sabha polls from as many as three constituencies. In addition to Amethi, the traditional Uttar Pradesh constituency from where he’s been …
  • Maharashtra: Dhangar community renews reservation demand under ST | Cities News, The Indian Express 21 Jan 2019 16:10 The Dhangar community has been demanding reservation under ST category. (Representational imagel) The Dhangar (shepherd) community in Maharashtra has served an ultimatum to the state government to consider its long-pending demand for reservation under …
  • Maharashtra: Dhangar community renews reservation demand under ST 21 Jan 2019 13:18 The Dhangar community has been demanding reservation under ST category. (Representational imagel) The Dhangar (shepherd) community in Maharashtra has served an ultimatum to the state government to consider its long-pending demand for reservation under …
  • Move on to stall education avenues for SCs, STs, OBCs: Prakash Ambedkar 17 Jan 2019 16:28 Yavatmal: Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar has alleged covert attempts are being made to stall educational opportunities available to students from the SC, ST and OBC communities. He hit out at the ruling BJP-Shiv Sena combine and the opposition Congress-NCP …
  • Maharashtra waives off Rs 361 crore loans of tribals, small farmers 16 Jan 2019 21:06 The decision, taken at a Cabinet meeting, will benefit 11 lakh tribals across Nandurbar, Nashik, Palghar, Gondia, Gadchiroli, Chandrapur, Washim and Maleghat (Amravati). The Maharashtra government on Tuesday expanded the scope of the loan waiver further, …
  • Agri-tech farming plan to cope with climate challenges: Devendra Fadnavis 16 Jan 2019 17:18 After the launch, the CM also had a three-hour ‘Lok Samvaad’(interaction) with farmers across Maharashtra through video conference, where they expressed their aspirations and difficulties. (Source: File Photo) THE MAHARASHTRA government announced the first …
  • Rahul Gandhi-Sharad Pawar seat-sharing talks 'inconclusive': NCP leader 10 Jan 2019 10:14 Mumbai: A seat-sharing talks between Congress chief Rahul Gandhi and NCP supremo Sharad Pawar on Wednesday remained inconclusive as there was no consensus on the eight Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra, a senior NCP leader Thursday said. According to …
  • Ashoka Buildcon, Sadbhav Engineering gain up to 6% in range-bound market 08 Jan 2019 09:13 Shares of infrastructure companies Ashok Buildcon and Sadbhav Engineering rallied up to 6% on BSE in an otherwise range-bound market on Tuesday. Sadbhav Engineering soared 6% to Rs 230 apiece after the company in its press release said it had received road …
  • Congress, NCP to woo Dalit leader to join anti-BJP front 07 Jan 2019 21:26 MUMBAI: Leaders of the Congress and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will meet Dalit leader Prakash Ambedkar on Monday to persuade him to join the anti-BJP front in the state. Ambedkar is in the process of joining hands with MIM, led by Asaduddin Owaisi, …
  • Army aspirants brave cold, sleep in the open 07 Jan 2019 10:22 PUNE: Thousands of youths from in and around the state will compete for 111 soldier vacancies at the two-day Army recruitment rally which will be held at the General Parade Ground near the race course from Monday. The recruitment rally has been organized …
  • Farmers’ suicide: In six prone districts of Vidarbha, tally continues to drop since 2015 29 Dec 2018 16:37 The state government has been faithfully recording farmers’ suicide tally since 2006 following intensive media coverage of farmers’ suicides in the region. (Representational Image/File) The combined rural suicide tally of six cotton-producing districts …
  • Maharashtra: 13 district schools get affiliated to new international education board 28 Dec 2018 22:25 At the launch of Maharashtra International Education Board in Mumbai on Tuesday. (Photo: Prashant Nadkar) By Abha Goradia To provide international standard education to students in Marathi, their native language, a first-of-its-kind Maharashtra …
  • Venkaiah Naidu: Consensus on need for special focus on Aspirational Districts 28 Dec 2018 22:16 Vice-President Venkaiah Naidu with one of the awardees, Purushottam Agarwal, at the event, Wednesday. (Express Photo) Stressing on the importance of focusing on the 115 Aspirational Districts chosen by NITI Aayog to bring about effective change, Vice- …
  • Crucial aid for pregnant women remains unused 25 Dec 2018 19:26 Pune: The Union government’s aid for free blood transfusion to needy women delivering babies through Caesarean section under its Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakaram has remained largely underutilized in Maharashtra. Of Rs2.61 crore allocated to 28 districts …
  • Start-up cells at 12 non-tech colleges in Maharashtra 06 Dec 2018 05:15 MUMBAI: Looking beyond engineering and management, the Centre is on a mission to promote start-up culture in arts, science and commerce colleges. Twelve autonomous colleges in the state, including eight from the city and vicinity, are to see a big-ticket …
  • Mumbaikar's heart saves Washim man 01 Aug 2017 09:49
  • Govt doctor beaten up by nurse over pending salary in Washim 16 Jul 2017 13:27 Press Trust of India, Mumbai, Jul 16 2017, 18:25 IST The doctor was beaten up for aleegedly not paying salary and has lodged a complaing against the nurse. representative image. A doctor working with a rural hospital at Manora in Washim district of …
  • Mumbai, Hingoli, Washim, Raigad, Jalna, Latur worst performers in state: Centre to evaluate midday meal scheme 12 May 2017 00:27 Written by Dipti Singh | Mumbai | Published:May 12, 2017 4:31 am The Union Human Resource Development (HRD) ministry will conduct an evaluation study of the Midday Meal Scheme (MDMS) in schools across all states to monitor and assess it. The ministry will …