• Lightning claims 8 more lives in 5 Bihar districts 04 Jul 2020 02:20 Image used for representational purpose PATNA: Lightning strikes claimed eight more lives in five districts in Bihar on Friday. Thursday saw 26 people getting killed by lightning strikes in eight districts. Three deaths were reported from Samastipur, two …
  • Back from Qatar, many won’t go back 04 Jul 2020 02:04 Nagpur: Rajendra Parate, a software engineer was looking dejected after de-boarding the Indigo flight which landed from Qatar at Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport here on Friday. He not only lost his job, but was also forced to return to the …
  • Vid passes 5,000 mark, 3 Covid deaths in a day 03 Jul 2020 23:47 Nagpur: With three deaths and 150 new cases in a day, Vidarbha Covid-19 cases passed the 5,000-figure on Friday. In first three days of July, the region reported 456 cases and nine deaths, for a total of 5,100, including 3,767 recoveries, 166 deaths, and 1 …
  • Bawankule is gen secy of BJP state unit 03 Jul 2020 23:46 Nagpur: Former minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule has been finally rehabilitated with the BJP top bosses appointing him as one of the six general secretaries of the state unit. Former mayor Archana Dehankar and corporator Dharmapal Meshram have been …
  • Eight killed by lightning in Bihar 03 Jul 2020 17:06 Representative image PATNA: Lightning strikes claimed another eight lives on the second consecutive day in five districts in Bihar on Friday. Earlier, 26 persons were killed by lightning strikes in eight districts on Thursday. Districts from where …
  • West Coast pounded, North-West India next 03 Jul 2020 11:29 The West Coast is currently witnessing a rain fury with the monsoon cranking up a fresh spell as forecast by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) and likely to last over the next 3-4 days. A facilitating offshore trough ran down from North Maharashtra …
  • Jaffer picks Kohli as India’s best white-ball cricketer 03 Jul 2020 10:33 New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Former India cricketer Wasim Jaffer feels current captain Virat Kohli is the best-ever white-ball cricketer the country has ever produced. Jaffer was asked to pick one between Sachin Tendulkar, Rohit Sharma and Kohli and the Mumbai …
  • 'Wonder boy' Sachin Tendulkar scored 170 odd runs, didn't field and went to play Ranji Trophy: Wasim Jaffer 03 Jul 2020 09:01 Former India opener Wasim Jaffer has heaped rich praises on ex-Mumbai cricketers Sachin Tendulkar, Vinod Kambli and Sanjay Manjrekar, saying that they all were his role models. Wasim Jaffer, Ranji cricket's highest run-scorer, added that the atmosphere …
  • NCDEX Soyabean under short covering; Support seen at 3748 03 Jul 2020 06:03 NCDEX Mustard Seed under fresh buying; Resistance seen at 4736 MCX Crude Palm Oil under fresh buying; Support seen at 658.6 NCDEX Ref. Soya Oil under short covering; Resistance seen at 811 MCX Mentha Oil likely to move in a range of 971.1-996.9 MCX …
  • First Covid-19 death in Gondia, Vid cases nearing 5k 03 Jul 2020 02:41 Nagpur: Gondia, where Covid-19 spread had remained fairly in control for the last four months, registered its first Covid death on July 1. A 72-year-old man, a resident of Khodseoni village of Sadak-Arjuni tehsil, died during treatment at GMC, Gondia. He …
  • NDMA 'red alert' for 'very heavy' rain in Sikkim, West Bengal, Konkan and Goa 03 Jul 2020 00:05 Monsoons hit India The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) of India has issued a warning of heavy to very heavy rainfall in some parts of the country as stated by the IMD, India Meteorological Department. The affected areas are sub-Himalayan West …
  • Soyabean seed failure complaints rise 6-fold in a week 03 Jul 2020 00:02 Nagpur: The number of farmers affected by failing soyabean seeds in Vidarbha has increased six times in less than a week. As against 1,100-odd complaints registered by the agriculture department offices in Nagpur and Amravati divisions by June last week, …
  • Lightning kills 26 across 8 districts in Bihar 02 Jul 2020 23:48 PATNA: Lightning strikes killed 26 people in eight districts, mostly in north Bihar, on Thursday. The death toll included six people from rural Patna as well. This is the third incident of mass lightning deaths in the state within a week. Earlier, 92 …
  • Explained: In spite of ample labour & good rain, why soyabean seeds failed in Maharashtra 02 Jul 2020 18:53 Early sowing failed to bring any cheer as farmers from various parts of the state started complaining of germination failure in their fields. (Representational) Since the last week of June, farmers from various parts of Maharashtra have complained of …
  • 26 killed in fresh lightning strikes in Bihar 02 Jul 2020 16:47 Representative image PATNA: Lightning strikes killed 26 people in eight districts, mostly in north Bihar, on Thursday. The death toll included six people from rural Patna as well. This was the third incident of mass deaths due to lightning strikes in Bihar …
  • Mumbai hockey stalwarts write to Kiren Rijiju, urge intervention against Hockey India policy 02 Jul 2020 16:14 Written by Mihir Vasavda | Mumbai | Published: July 2, 2020 8:36:07 pm Twelve players, including Dhanraj Pillay, have raised the issue with the sports minister. (Source: File Photo) Fearing up to 50 percent reduction in the number of players from the city …
  • NCDEX Soyabean under short covering; Support seen at 3732 02 Jul 2020 05:47 NCDEX Ref. Soya Oil under short covering; Resistance seen at 813 MCX Mentha Oil likely to move in a range of 980.2-1009.6 MCX Aluminium may trade between 136.5-139.1 levels MCX Nickel likely to move in a range of 966.4-984.8 MCX Zinc under long liquidation …
  • Subject: Intense southwest monsoon rainfall spell over west & central India during next 5 days (Time of Issue: 1700 hrs IST Date: 01st July, 2020) 02 Jul 2020 02:34 Current Meteorological Conditions A cyclonic circulation lies over south Gujarat & neighbourhood and another over East Uttar Pradesh & neighbourhood in lower & mid tropospheric levels. These two circulations are very likely to meander over the …
  • Aaditya, Rathod welcome scrapping of Bander coal block auction 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: Greens and state ministers are overjoyed with the Union coal and mines minister Pralhad Joshi’s decision to scrap Bander coal blocks, near the buffer and eco-sensitive zone (ESZ) of Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve (TATR), from the auction list. Bander …
  • First record of greater flamingoes near Nagzira 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: On Wednesday, many bird lovers and forest officials were delighted to see new winged guests — the greater flamingoes — at Saundad Lake near Sakoli in the Navegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserve (NNTR) landscape. Bhandara and Gondia districts are known for …
  • 9k fly into city but no case of q-violation 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: In last 37 days since domestic flights have resumed, 16,126 people arrived at Nagpur Airport. Of these, 8,784 were from the city. The state government has made 14-day home quarantine mandatory and directed action be taken in case of violation. …
  • Butibori-Yavatmal 4-lane cement road almost ready 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: Travelling to Yavatmal district is now no longer a pain for Nagpurians. National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has almost completed the cementing and four-laning of Butibori-Tuljapur national highway near the border of Marathwada and now you …
  • ‘Vid OBC students forced to pay open category fees by DU’ 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: The other backward class (OBC) students from undergraduate to PhD from Vidarbha have demanded that the Delhi University (DU) charge them application fee as per SC/ST and SEBC category instead of bracketing them under open category. As per …
  • 82-year-old woman beats Covid, but 165 fresh cases, two deaths 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: Even as 165 fresh cases and two Covid deaths were reported from nine districts of Vidarbha on Wednesday, an 82-year-old woman from Akola undergoing treatment in Wardha defeated the coronavirus and was discharged on Wednesday. Wardha and Gadchiroli …
  • IIM-Nagpur doubles intake to 240 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: In some good news for Vidarbha’s management aspirants, the Indian Institute of Management (IIM-N) here has doubled its intake capacity from 2020-21 academic session. Thanks to overwhelming demand, the intake has been increased from 120 to 240. …
  • After stopping Bander, greens target airport in Chanda tiger corridor 02 Jul 2020 01:27 Nagpur: After successfully blocking auction of Bander coal blocks in the eco-sensitive zone (ESZ) of Tadoba-Andhari Tiger Reserve (TATR), the greens have trained their guns on greenfield airport coming up in Vihirgaon and Murti villages on Tadoba-Kawal …
  • Mumbai may receive heavy showers in coming days: IMD 01 Jul 2020 16:34 Mumbai and the western coast should brace for heavy showers in the coming days, the national forecaster said on Wednesday, signalling an end to a long patch humid weather and scanty rain. Rainfall in Mumbai and suburban areas has been 17% below normal so …
  • Nagpur received 135% more rainfall than June last year 01 Jul 2020 02:13 Nagpur: This June, the city received 135% more rainfall than it did the same month last year. Data from the Regional Meteorological Centre, Nagpur, said the total rainfall that the city received in June this year is 187.1 millimetres as against the normal …
  • Maharashtra: Finance dept objects, says new concept needed to remove regional imbalance 01 Jul 2020 01:06 In March, NCP chief Sharad Pawar had expressed regret over the formation of the three boards without heeding the objection raised by former chief minister Shankarrao Chavan, who had then said it would give powers to the Governor to issue directions to the …
  • Why is Maharashtra govt not keen on extending terms of boards, what’s Governor’s role? 01 Jul 2020 01:06 The five-year tenure of the boards came to an end on April 30. In mid-April, Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had given Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray a heads-up about this. What is the significance of statutory development boards in Maharashtra? On May 1, …
  • June recorded 64% of total Covid-19 cases, 56% deaths 30 Jun 2020 23:17 Nagpur: Though the central and state government predicted peak of Covid-19 between May 15 and 31, the district has registered the highest number of corona cases and deaths in June. However, the epidemic situation in the district continues to be better than …
  • Recovered Covid-19 patients express gratitude to doctors 30 Jun 2020 23:17 Defeated Corona at 87, soldier says docs deserve all credit Covid-19 scenario in Akola is worst in Vidarbha with 1,550 cases and 79 deaths. But the news of Vidarbha’s oldest patient recovering from Covid-19 also came from here. Sayaji Raut (name changed), …
  • Vid health manpower gets a boost in MUHS mini convocation 30 Jun 2020 23:17 Nagpur: The Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) conducted an additional (mini) convocation on Tuesday. In this convocation, 2,500-odd health science students from Vidarbha – right from degree, diploma, PG diploma and PHD – received their …
  • Can’t allow VHA to participate in tournaments: HI to HC 30 Jun 2020 23:17 Nagpur: After a categorical statement from Hockey India (HI) that Vidarbha Hockey Association (VHA) wouldn’t be allowed to participate in its tournaments due to one-state one-team policy, the Nagpur bench of Bombay high court on Tuesday kept the petition …
  • Good start to monsoon, country gets 18 per cent excess rain in June 30 Jun 2020 21:05 Written by Anjali Marar | Pune | Published: June 30, 2020 11:58:22 pm Last week’s heavy downpour has pushed rainfall records in Bihar and east Uttar Pradesh to 82 per cent and 85 per cent above normal, respectively, for the onset month. (Rerpesentational) …
  • Maharashtra received 21 per cent surplus rainfall in June 30 Jun 2020 18:15 Written by Anjali Marar | Pune | Published: June 30, 2020 11:15:33 pm The monsoon then entered a weak phase before activity picked up last week. (Representational) Maharashtra received 21 per cent above rainfall in June, while Marathwada outperformed the …
  • June ends up with above-normal rainfall at 18 per cent 30 Jun 2020 13:23 The month of June has generated 18 per cent above normal rainfall for the country — up to 13 per cent lower than the figure midway due to an intervening lean patch over Central as well as North-West India. This is despite the fact the monsoon this year …
  • Incoming MJO wave to stir up monsoon next week 30 Jun 2020 11:22 The rain-generating Madden-Julian Oscillation (MJO) wave may be currently weak over West Indian Ocean (to the South of the Arabian Sea), but it could strengthen in the coming week. Even ahead of this, clouds have massed up along the West Coast on Monday, …
  • NCDEX Soyabean under long liquidation; Resistance seen at 3738 30 Jun 2020 05:57 NCDEX Ref. Soya Oil under long liquidation; Support seen at 801 MCX Mentha Oil likely to move in a range of 973.7-1011.7 MCX Aluminium may trade between 134.4-138.6 levels MCX Nickel likely to move in a range of 950.3-986.1 MCX Zinc under fresh selling; …
  • Vidarbha was my priority, says Wasim Jaffer 30 Jun 2020 05:42 Wasim Jaffer. (TOI Photo) NAGPUR: Having served Vidarbha with distinction as a player, Wasim Jaffer was hoping to do the same as coach. However, the lack of communication made his decision to move to Uttarakhand as a coach easier. Jaffer is disappointed …
  • Will file cases against firms for poor quality seeds, Maharashtra says CM Uddhav Thackeray 30 Jun 2020 02:29 Uddhav Thackeray, CM Maharahtra MUMBAI: The state government will register cases against the companies that had provided substandard seeds to farmers, said CM Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday. He made the announcement after several soyabean farmers from Vidarbha …
  • Maharashtra: Tackling virus, reviving economy top priorities for new chief secretary 30 Jun 2020 02:28 Chief secretary, Sanjay Kumar MUMBAI: Sanjay Kumar, 59, takes over the reins of the state bureaucracy from outgoing chief secretary Ajoy Mehta, on Tuesday, at a critical juncture. The state is in the grip of a pandemic, economic activity has slowed down …
  • Amravati division accounts for 60% cases, 81% deaths in Vid 30 Jun 2020 00:46 Nagpur: Even as the number of Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha is expected to reach 5,000 by the end of first week of July, the distribution of cases is uneven in the region. A comparison of two revenue divisions shows that Nagpur division, even if bigger in …
  • West Coast, Central India await heavy rain spell in early July 29 Jun 2020 10:54 The West Coast — especially Konkan, Goa and Coastal Karnataka — along with Central India could be the focus of enhanced monsoon activity into early July, normally the rainiest month, even as the first monsoon month of June prepares to sign off with excess …
  • Maharashtra farmers irked as government-certified soya seeds fail to germinate 29 Jun 2020 09:29 Over 9,000 soyabean farmers in the Nanded, Parbhani and Hingoli districts of Maharashtra have complained about early germination failure. More complaints continue to pour from other parts of the Marathwada and Vidarbha regions known for soyabean …
  • Another 50 prisoners test +ve at Akola district jail 29 Jun 2020 00:53 Nagpur: The authorities have decided to set up a Covid Care Centre (CCC) at Akola district jail after at least 68 inmates, including 50 on Sunday, tested Covid-19 positive. This is the highest number of Covid-19 cases from any prison in Vidarbha. “ …
  • ‘It’s time industrialists get used to the new normal’ 29 Jun 2020 00:53 Q&A — Suresh Rathi Nagpur: Suresh Rathi, who runs a polymer unit at MIDC’s Hingna estate, has taken over as president of Vidarbha Industries Association (VIA) for the second term at a time when the factories too are hit by the pandemic. As business …
  • 6 deaths for sixth time in June, Vid toll 152 28 Jun 2020 22:52 Nagpur: Vidarbha recorded its highest single-day spike of 170 Covid-19 positive cases on Sunday, taking the region’s count to 4,456. Also, six deaths were reported in a day for the sixth time in June, taking the death toll of Vidarbha to 152. Three of the …
  • Bander coal block: Cast open for disaster 28 Jun 2020 00:57 State ministers Aaditya Thackeray and Vijay Wadettiwar, and MPs Balu Dhanorkar and Jairam Ramesh have appealed to Union environment minister Prakash Javadekar to have a rethink on putting up Bander coal block for private auction. The area lies cheek by …
  • Rathi re-elected VIA president 28 Jun 2020 00:57 Nagpur: Suresh Rathi has been re-elected as president of Vidarbha Industries Association (VIA) while Gaurav Sarda has got another chance as secretary. Elections of VIA were held during the 56th annual general body meeting of the association. RB Goenka, …
  • Cong, BJP in social media war over Mundhe’s functioning 28 Jun 2020 00:56 Nagpur: The unity among all political parties, especially BJP and Congress, against the “autocratic style of functioning” by municipal commissioner Tukaram Mundhe seems to be developing cracks now. The chasm has widened so much that both leading parties …
  • Sudden surge in Akola’s neighbouring districts, 2 deaths recorded in Amravati 28 Jun 2020 00:56 Nagpur: After wreaking havoc in Akola with more than 1400 positive cases and 74 deaths, it seems that the novel coronavirus has made its way into the rural areas of the neighbouring districts – Buldhana and Washim. On June 27, Akola recorded 57 new cases, …
  • Bombay HC takes suo motu note of soyabean germination issue 27 Jun 2020 23:19 Written by Partha Sarathi Biswas | Pune | Published: June 28, 2020 3:40:12 am The court has asked the concerned department to file details of complaints received at tehsil level, action taken under the Seed Act. (File) In a significant order, the …
  • 3k out of 4k Covid patients recovered in Vid, 63% of them in June 27 Jun 2020 01:07 Nagpur: A day after surpassing 4,000 Covid-19 cases, Vidarbha on Friday surpassed 3,000-mark in recoveries with total 122 patients discharged from different hospitals in the region. Now, out of 4,138 total cases, 3,104 have recovered, taking Vidarbha’s …
  • Centre twice lowered bar to clear failing soyabean seeds 27 Jun 2020 01:06 Nagpur: As farmers in Maharashtra and other states like neighbouring Telangana are complaining about soyabean seeds failing to germinate, Union agriculture ministry had curiously relaxed the standards for the seed quality certification twice this year. The …
  • BJP asks MSEDCL to withdraw ‘inflated’ bills 27 Jun 2020 01:06 A BJP delegation, led by city president MLC Pravin Datke, met chief engineer Dilip Dodke and submitted a memor...Read More Nagpur: BJP has mounted pressure on MSEDCL to withdraw the ‘inflated’ power bills issued in the month of June that have caused …
  • Petrol heading to Rs90 a ltr; diesel up by Rs12 in a month 27 Jun 2020 01:06 Nagpur: The rates of petrol and diesel have increased by more than Rs10 in 30 days. Petrol was priced at Rs87.41 on Friday even as dealers expect it may cross Rs90-mark before July. Petrol cost Rs76.81 a litre on May 25. Diesel rates have grown faster with …
  • Rain, thunderstorm to continue in Bihar: Met 27 Jun 2020 00:09 PATNA: Medium to heavy rainfall continued at many places in the state on Friday. Patna meteorological centre stated that monsoon was vigorous over Bihar in the last 24 hours. The India Meteorological Department on Friday predicted widespread rainfall with …
  • Westerlies help locusts reach Bihar border, but scientists confident of controlling swarms 26 Jun 2020 20:26 Swarms from the Horn of Africa, Yemen and Oman, which are in the immature state, are expected to reach India after July 19. (File) Aided by strong westerly winds, small groups of locusts have been sighted in eastern Uttar Pradesh and along the Bihar border …
  • Heavy rainfall alert in Bihar till June 30 26 Jun 2020 17:37 Commuters wade through a waterlogged street after heavy rainfall, in Patna on Friday (ANI photo) PATNA: A day after 96 people were killed by lightning in 23 districts in Bihar, medium to heavy monsoon rainfall continued at many places in the state on …
  • Delhi-NCR likely to receive rain in next 2-3 hrs 26 Jun 2020 06:27 Picture used for representational purpose only NEW DELHI: Delhi and its adjoining areas such as Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad are likely to receive light rainfall in the next two to three hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said …
  • Vidarbha surpasses 4,000 mark, more than 50% cases came in June 26 Jun 2020 00:19 Nagpur: Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha region on Thursday surpassed the 4,000-mark. Total 71 new cases were reported from the region taking total to 4,056. Out of these, 2,379 cases (58.66%) were reported in 25 days of June alone which means the relaxation of …
  • Soyabean crisis in Vid too, over 1k farmers received ‘defective’ seeds 26 Jun 2020 00:19 Nagpur: Cases of soyabean seeds failing to germinate have been reported from Vidarbha also. This has come as a blow for farmers of the region who were banking on soyabean crop after last year’s losses in cotton. The state’s agriculture department has …
  • 21-yr-old diabetic girl is Vidarbha’s youngest Covid-19 victim 26 Jun 2020 00:19
  • NCP demands action against firms supplying fake soyabean seeds 25 Jun 2020 22:07 NCP state president and Water Resources Minister Jayant Patil. (Photo: Ashish Kale/File) The NCP on Thursday demanded action against companies that sold fake seeds to soyabean farmers in Maharashtra. NCP state president and Water Resources Minister …
  • Education department holds webinar with state board principals 25 Jun 2020 01:36 District education officer Shivling Patve addressing principals Nagpur: Principals of both private aided and unaided schools in Nagpur district participated in a webinar on Wednesday with district education officials over issues ranging from online …
  • City realtors say market recovering faster than expected 25 Jun 2020 01:36 Nagpur: The coronavirus lockdown was expected to hit the real estate sector hard. However, city builders say they are getting a lot of enquiries and some of them are also materializing. According to them, there are various reasons for upswing in the …
  • PF withdrawals shoot up from 1,800 in Apr to 15,000 in June 25 Jun 2020 01:35 Nagpur: As Covid-19 hits personal finances, nearly 17,000 persons in the region have dipped into their provident fund (PF) account withdrawing more than Rs26 crore till June first week. As a special measure, the Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) …
  • 18 inmates of Akola jail test Covid-19 positive 25 Jun 2020 01:35 Nagpur: In a first, 18 inmates (all men) of Akola district jail tested positive for Covid-19 on Wednesday confirming the entry of novel coronavirus in prisons of Vidarbha. Total 310 samples, including those referred from Akola district jail, were tested on …
  • Mumbai Rain Updates- Intermittent Rainfall For The Next 48 Hours 24 Jun 2020 20:28 The city of Mumbai witnesses rain as monsoon knocks once again on the doors of Maharashtra. The Meteorological Department has predicted that in the next 48 hours there will be intermittent rainfall in Mumbai. Rainfall is said to occur at irregular …
  • Early rains, ample labour due to returning migrants help state farmers push sowing into high gear 24 Jun 2020 17:56 The easy availability of labour, however, has seen wages fall, with women farm labourers most affected by it. (File) Timely onset of monsoon and availability of extra farm hand have seen farmers in Maharashtra racing ahead with their sowing operations. As …
  • How lockdown helped FPOs innovate and earn 24 Jun 2020 14:56 While the Covid-induced lockdown proved to be disastrous for many small and medium enterprises, it seems to have brought the best in Maharashtra’s farmer producer companies. For instance, Maha Farmers Producers Company Ltd (MahaFPC) reached a revenue of ₹ …
  • Over 3,000 COVID─19 samples tested at CSIR─NEERI: Director CSIR─NEERI 24 Jun 2020 11:42 Over 3,000 samples have been tested for COVID-19 at Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR)-National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (CSIR-NEERI). With testing capacity of 50 samples per day, CSIR-NEERI has the requisite …
  • Women farmers seek to scale the mandi ‘glass ceiling’ 24 Jun 2020 10:43 Uneasy with male attention at market, women often sell produce at lower prices to village middlemen; call for women-friendly mandis gets louder Every time Madhuri Khadse and other women farmers go to Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) mandis to …
  • At 123, Vidarbha records highest recoveries in a day, rate surges to 69% 24 Jun 2020 09:45
  • Jaffer appointed Uttarakhand coach, wants to develop winning culture 24 Jun 2020 04:53 Darren Sammy demands apology from SRH teammates for using racial slur Former India batsman Wasim Jaffer has been appointed as the new head coach of Uttarakhand Ranji team for the upcoming domestic season. Confirming his appointment to IANS, Jaffer on …
  • Rural aspirants of MPSC want nearby test centres 24 Jun 2020 01:18 Pune: Rahul Kawthekar from Beed came to Pune where he would spend at least 10 hours a day, preparing for the Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) exams. He has gone back home but can hardly study four hours a day on the small family farm where he …
  • Newsfile: Wasim Jaffer named Uttarakhand head coach 24 Jun 2020 00:07 Wasim Jaffer, who had retired from domestic cricket earlier this year, will now take up a new role as the head coach of Uttarakhand for the 2020-21 domestic season. Jaffer brings a wealth of experience, having won the Ranji Trophy multiples times with …
  • Area of soyabean to rise by a tenth, says industry 23 Jun 2020 15:21 Good rains, better price may prompt farmers to plant more Planting of soyabean, a key kharif oilseed crop, has picked up with monsoon making timely progress in parts of Central India, the main growing region. Data released by the Agriculture Ministry shows …
  • Jaffer appointed Uttarakhand head coach 23 Jun 2020 12:43 'It is very challenging and something new for me, straightaway after my playing career and I'm looking forward to it.' IMAGE: The highest run-getter in Ranji Trophy, Wasim Jaffer had announced retirement in March this year after playing for …
  • Wasim Jaffer appointed Uttarakhand head coach 23 Jun 2020 11:01 Former India opener and domestic stalwart Wasim Jaffer has been appointed head coach of the Uttarakhand cricket team for the upcoming domestic season. Jaffer confirmed his appointment to PTI, stating the contract was for a year. The highest run-getter in …
  • Former India opener Wasim Jaffer appointed Uttarakhand head coach 23 Jun 2020 10:01 Former India opener and domestic stalwart Wasim Jaffer has been appointed head coach of the Uttarakhand cricket team for the upcoming domestic season. Jaffer confirmed his appointment to PTI, stating the contract was for a year. The highest run-getter in …
  • Covid patient in your neighbourhood? Don’t panic, say health workers, docs 23 Jun 2020 01:02 Nagpur: With Covid patients being detected from many new localities in Nagpur, many are panicking in the neighbourhood of the new patients. According to officials of health department and doctors, this panic is unnecessary and one must avoid it. Post …
  • 2 Amravati patients die in Nagpur, Vidarbha Covid toll 128 23 Jun 2020 01:01
  • Maharashtra: Early sowing, but soyabean seeds fail to germinate 22 Jun 2020 19:39 Soyabean is a major kharif crop, with the state reporting around 40 to 42 lakh hectares of sowing. (File) Soyabean farmers in parts of Maharashtra have started reporting early germination failure, which has put them in a fix. Growers in some parts of the …
  • How women SHGs turned Covid-19 challenge into an opportunity 22 Jun 2020 11:56 About 1,500 women in Amravati district of the Vidarbha region of Maharashtra have combated Covid-19 with a constructive answer. Using locally available cotton cloth, women here sewed about 1.55 lakh masks to earn an income of ₹17.25 lakh. Divided into 178 …
  • Urgent loans seen as a cheaper fin option 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Even as the response to government’s Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS) was moderate initially, businessmen with unutilized limit in their earlier cash credit (CC) facilities too are going in for the debt. More than emergency funding, …
  • Vidarbha GMCs report 88 deaths so far, curb mortality rate 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Government medical colleges and hospitals across the state are playing a crucial role in treatment of Covid-19 patients. In Vidarbha, all six government medical colleges have been converted into Covid hospitals in record time. They are not only …
  • 6 deaths reported 4th time in June; toll at 125 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Five districts — Nagpur, Akola, Amravati, Yavatmal and Buldhana — having highest Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha reported total of six deaths on Sunday. Two patients died in Akola, while one each died in remaining four districts. This is the fourth time …
  • City to get light rainfall during the week: IMD 21 Jun 2020 23:35 Pune: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast very light rainfall over the city this week from June 22 to June 24. From June 24 onwards, the city was likely to get moderate rain that would last till June 27, an official from the met …
  • Coastal areas to get widespread rains on Monday 21 Jun 2020 18:07 Image used for representational purpose only MUMBAI: Maharashtra is likely to receive widespread rainfall in its coastal areas on Monday while other regions are expected to receive isolated to fairly widespread showers, the India Meteorological Department …
  • Monsoon to end stupor, enter N-W India on Monday 21 Jun 2020 10:30 Fresh spell over South Peninsula to follow The monsoon is expected to break out of its stupor over Central India as early as from Monday (tomorrow, June 22) to enter North-West India, and cobble together a fresh rain wave over the South Peninsula soon …
  • 6 Covid patients die in Vid, Amravati cardiologist tests positive as 131 new cases surface 21 Jun 2020 01:42 Nagpur/Akola/Amravati/Chandrapur: Five Covid positive patients died in Akola while a Buldhana patient, too, passed away even as Vidarbha reported 138 new cases, including that of a well-known cardiologist from Amravati on Saturday. This is the …
  • Akola adopts Nagpur’s door-to-door survey model 20 Jun 2020 23:41 Nagpur: Concerned with the high death rate in Akola due to Covid-19, authorities here have now adopted Nagpur Municipal Corporation’s (NMC) model of door-to-door survey and collecting swab samples of the vulnerable group. In the last three days, 496 swabs …
  • Lockdown shielded us, unlock to test: Doctors 20 Jun 2020 23:41 Nagpur: In spite of various measures, Covid-19 cases are rising nationwide, especially in Maharashtra. While the situation is comparatively under control in Vidarbha, cases and deaths are on the rise since the unlocking of the fourth lockdown. Vidarbha …
  • Distressed single women farmers seek loan waiver 20 Jun 2020 23:13 Pune: Nearly 1,000 single women farmers from across the state have sought loan waiver from the government, expansion of provsions under the universal public distribution system to include jowar, bajra, oil and sugar and compensation for loss of daily wages …
  • Pune: Two arrested for cheating youths on false assurance of jobs in Navy 20 Jun 2020 18:10 Police said probe was on to know if more persons were involved in the racket. (Representational) Pune Rural Police has arrested two persons for allegedly posing as Naval officers and cheating several youths on false assurances of recruiting them in Indian …
  • VHA challenges HI decision to discontinue its membership 19 Jun 2020 23:44 Nagpur: The Vidarbha Hockey Association (VHA) has approached Nagpur bench of Bombay high court to challenge Hockey India’s (HI) policy decision to discontinue its membership on the ground that there has to be only one body representing each state. A …
  • Dist tops in Vid with 20k tests, positivity rate 5.94 vs Maha’s 17.30 19 Jun 2020 23:44 Nagpur: The number of samples tested for Covid-19 in the district has crossed 20,000, which is highest among all 11 districts of Vidarbha. The district’s positivity rate is at 5.94% which is three times less than the state’s 17.30%. Positivity rate …
  • Maharashtra: Forest dept attempts to reunite strayed cub with tigress in ‘first-of-its-kind’ rescue after DNA match 19 Jun 2020 19:10 This is the first time that a tiger cub is being sought to be reunited with its mother through a DNA match. (Reuters/Representational) The forest department has initiated an operation to reunite a rescued tiger cub with its mother after kinship was …
  • Vid passes 5,000 mark, 3 Covid deaths in a day 03 Jul 2020 23:47 Nagpur: With three deaths and 150 new cases in a day, Vidarbha Covid-19 cases passed the 5,000-figure on Friday. In first three days of July, the region reported 456 cases and nine deaths, for a total of 5,100, including 3,767 recoveries, 166 deaths, and 1 …
  • Maha touches new high of 6,364 corona patients, 198 deaths 03 Jul 2020 17:30 Mumbai, July 3 (IANS) Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases continued to break records with a new high of 6,364 – up from Thursday’s 6,330, and notched 198 deaths for the second time in three days, health officials said here on Friday. With the latest fatalities, …
  • First Covid-19 death in Gondia, Vid cases nearing 5k 03 Jul 2020 02:41 Nagpur: Gondia, where Covid-19 spread had remained fairly in control for the last four months, registered its first Covid death on July 1. A 72-year-old man, a resident of Khodseoni village of Sadak-Arjuni tehsil, died during treatment at GMC, Gondia. He …
  • Maharashtra: State crosses 1 million tests, one lakh recoveries 02 Jul 2020 21:36 In Mumbai the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation plans to also scale up its testing by 2,000 more tests per day in a few days. (Representational) Maharashtra crossed a million mark in testing with 10,20,368 Covid-19 tests conducted until Thursday. It …
  • Explained: In spite of ample labour & good rain, why soyabean seeds failed in Maharashtra 02 Jul 2020 18:53 Early sowing failed to bring any cheer as farmers from various parts of the state started complaining of germination failure in their fields. (Representational) Since the last week of June, farmers from various parts of Maharashtra have complained of …
  • Maha sees new high of 6,330 Covid cases, Mumbai cases cross 80K 02 Jul 2020 18:14 Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Maharashtra’s daily Covid-19 cases scaled a new record of 6,330 – up from Wednesday’s high of 5,537, with Mumbai’s tally crossing the 80K mark, health officials said here on Wednesday. The number of fatalities in the state were 175, …
  • Maharashtra to crack down on ill-timed critical referrals from private hospitals 02 Jul 2020 04:53 Photo used for representational purpose only MUMBAI: Three patients died at the state-run St George Hospital last week within 24 hours of being transferred from private hospitals in a critical condition, prompting the authorities to take a serious note of …
  • First record of greater flamingoes near Nagzira 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: On Wednesday, many bird lovers and forest officials were delighted to see new winged guests — the greater flamingoes — at Saundad Lake near Sakoli in the Navegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserve (NNTR) landscape. Bhandara and Gondia districts are known for …
  • Doctor, five jailors among 44 from Central Jail positive 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: A woman doctor from Nagpur Central Jail, five jailors, including two senior (Group I) personnel, 26 guards and 12 inmates were tested Covid-19 positive on Wednesday. Earlier in the day, four members of a guard’s family residing at prison quarters …
  • 82-year-old woman beats Covid, but 165 fresh cases, two deaths 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: Even as 165 fresh cases and two Covid deaths were reported from nine districts of Vidarbha on Wednesday, an 82-year-old woman from Akola undergoing treatment in Wardha defeated the coronavirus and was discharged on Wednesday. Wardha and Gadchiroli …
  • Maharashtra: Deaths cross 8,000 mark, 5,537 fresh Covid cases recorded 01 Jul 2020 22:55 The state’s fatality rate stands at 4.47 per cent, while Mumbai has a higher death rate of 5.8 per cent. (Representational) THE STATE recorded 5,537 fresh Covid-19 cases, taking the total count to 1.8 lakh. With 198 deaths also recorded on the day, the …
  • Maha sees new high of 5,537 Covid cases, deaths cross 8K (Roundup) 01 Jul 2020 17:44 Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) On the first day of a new phase of lockdown till July 31, Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases rose to a new high of 5,537 – up from the previous high of 5,493 on June 28, while there were 198 more deaths with Thane district fatalities …
  • Nagpur received 135% more rainfall than June last year 01 Jul 2020 02:13 Nagpur: This June, the city received 135% more rainfall than it did the same month last year. Data from the Regional Meteorological Centre, Nagpur, said the total rainfall that the city received in June this year is 187.1 millimetres as against the normal …
  • Why is Maharashtra govt not keen on extending terms of boards, what’s Governor’s role? 01 Jul 2020 01:06 The five-year tenure of the boards came to an end on April 30. In mid-April, Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had given Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray a heads-up about this. What is the significance of statutory development boards in Maharashtra? On May 1, …
  • Maharashtra records 4,878 fresh cases 01 Jul 2020 01:06 A shop selling non-essential goods reopens as part of lockdown relaxations by the state government, in Mumbai on Tuesday. (Photo: Amit Chakravarty) Maharashtra recorded 4,878 Covid-19 cases on Monday taking its tally to 1,74,761. Of them about 90,911 …
  • Recovered Covid-19 patients express gratitude to doctors 30 Jun 2020 23:17 Defeated Corona at 87, soldier says docs deserve all credit Covid-19 scenario in Akola is worst in Vidarbha with 1,550 cases and 79 deaths. But the news of Vidarbha’s oldest patient recovering from Covid-19 also came from here. Sayaji Raut (name changed), …
  • Aurangabad returnee tests positive 30 Jun 2020 12:22 Wardha: A youth, who returned from Aurangabad, tested Covid positive on Sunday night. The 21 year-old, a resident of Ghorad village, works for Bajaj in Aurangabad. With the latest case, Aurangabad joined the list of returnees from Mumbai, Pune and Akola …
  • As cases surge, Maharashtra extends lockdown till July 31 30 Jun 2020 04:13 The Maharashtra government on Monday extended its lockdown till July 31, without providing any further relaxations in urban areas amid mounting cases of COVID-19 in the State. Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta issued the new guidelines a day after Chief Minister …
  • Amravati division accounts for 60% cases, 81% deaths in Vid 30 Jun 2020 00:46 Nagpur: Even as the number of Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha is expected to reach 5,000 by the end of first week of July, the distribution of cases is uneven in the region. A comparison of two revenue divisions shows that Nagpur division, even if bigger in …
  • Maharashtra: Cong protests fuel price hike, demands immediate rollback 29 Jun 2020 22:42 Meanwhile, Opposition leader and former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said the protest by Congress showed its “double standards”. (Representational) The Congress on Monday staged protests at several locations across Maharashtra against the surge in …
  • Maha- 50 prisoners of Akola jail test coronavirus positive 29 Jun 2020 18:17 Akola: Fifty prisoners of the Akola district jail and 28 other people here in Maharashtra tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday, health authorities said. The district jail currently has nearly 300 prisoners, a jail official said, adding that the …
  • Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu extend lockdown till July 31 29 Jun 2020 17:18 Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu Lockdown: An order issued by Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta said private offices can operate with up to 10 per cent strength or 10 people whichever is more Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu Lockdown: Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu governments on …
  • Maharashtra extends lockdown till July 31: What's allowed, what's not 29 Jun 2020 16:42 Image Source : AP FILE IMAGE Maharashtra government has extended the lockdown in the state till July 31 in view of the rising coronavirus cases in the state. The concerned District Collector and Commissioners of the Municipal Corporations in the state may …
  • Assam floods claim 4 more lives, over a million affected 29 Jun 2020 16:41 A partially submerged house is seen at the flood-affected Mayong village in Assam (Reuters) NEW DELHI: The floods in Assam spread to more areas on Monday, claiming four lives during the day and affecting over a million people overall, even as three deaths …
  • Maharashtra lockdown to continue till July 31: Other states that have extended restrictions 29 Jun 2020 14:39 Maharashtra Lockdown: An order issued by Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta said private offices can operate with up to 10 per cent strength or 10 people whichever is more Maharashtra Lockdown: The Maharashtra government on Monday extended its state-wide lockdown …
  • Delhi to set up plasma bank; UP CM directs officers to increase testing facilities 29 Jun 2020 13:46 Delhi that became the worst affected city in the country surpassed the 83,000 mark on Sunday. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey) India coronavirus updates: India reported 19,459 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, marking the 6th consecutive day of crossing the …
  • Govt allows export of PPE coveralls, caps at 50 lakh units per month 29 Jun 2020 09:06 Delhi that became the worst affected city in the country surpassed the 83,000 mark on Sunday. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey) India coronavirus updates: India reported 19,459 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, marking the 6th consecutive day of crossing the …
  • Delhi cases cross 83,000; Telangana mulls total lockdown in Hyderabad 29 Jun 2020 08:50 Delhi that became the worst affected city in the country surpassed the 83,000 mark on Sunday. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey) India coronavirus updates: India reported 19,459 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, marking the 6th consecutive day of crossing the …
  • India Coronavirus Updates, 29 June: Delhi cases cross 83,000; Telegana mulls total lockdown in Hyderabad 29 Jun 2020 07:36 Delhi that became the worst affected city in the country surpassed the 83,000 mark on Sunday. (Express photo by Prem Nath Pandey) India coronavirus updates: India reported 19,459 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, marking the 6th consecutive day of crossing the …
  • Another 50 prisoners test +ve at Akola district jail 29 Jun 2020 00:53 Nagpur: The authorities have decided to set up a Covid Care Centre (CCC) at Akola district jail after at least 68 inmates, including 50 on Sunday, tested Covid-19 positive. This is the highest number of Covid-19 cases from any prison in Vidarbha. “ …
  • Mumbai: Increase in rainfall in July first week, says IMD 28 Jun 2020 23:56 The IMD has forecast an increase in the rainfall activity over Mumbai in the first week of July. (File) After a break of a week, rain in Mumbai commenced over the weekend. In 24 hours ending at 8.30 am on Sunday, the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) …
  • 6 deaths for sixth time in June, Vid toll 152 28 Jun 2020 22:52 Nagpur: Vidarbha recorded its highest single-day spike of 170 Covid-19 positive cases on Sunday, taking the region’s count to 4,456. Also, six deaths were reported in a day for the sixth time in June, taking the death toll of Vidarbha to 152. Three of the …
  • Maharashtra: 50 prisoners from Akola district jail test positive 28 Jun 2020 21:13 Other than Mumbai Central, a significant number of Covid cases have been detected in Solapur, Aurangabad and Satara prisons. (Representational) As many as 50 inmates of Akola District Prison have tested positive for Covid-19, taking the total number of …
  • Devendra Fadnavis: Congress should explain why China gave funds to Rajiv Gandhi Foundation 28 Jun 2020 21:12 Mumbai | Published: June 29, 2020 2:23:37 am Devendra Fadnavis. (File) Former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday said the Congress should explain why party president Sonia Gandhi-run Rajiv Gandhi Foundation (RGF) received donation from the Chinese …
  • For 3rd day, M’rashtra corona cases cross 5K, Pune division deaths over 1,000 28 Jun 2020 17:08 Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) For the third consecutive day, Maharashtras Covid-19 cases jumped sharply from Saturday’s highest of 5,318 to 5,493 on Sunday while deaths in Pune Division crossed 1,000, health officials said. The state’s fatalities again shot up …
  • Maharashtra: 50 prisoners of Akola jail test coronavirus positive 28 Jun 2020 14:49 Image Source : PTI Maharashtra: 50 prisoners of Akola jail test coronavirus positive Fifty prisoners of the Akola district jail and 28 other people here in Maharashtra tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday, health authorities said. The district jail …
  • Grim outlook for cotton prices 28 Jun 2020 13:22 Cotton prices have been sliding since the beginning of the year due to concerns about demand in the aftermath of Covid-19. Indian spinning mills are running at 50 per cent capacity due to shortage of labour or for want of order for yarn. Now, given the …
  • Live: CBI to probe Tuticorin father-son death case 28 Jun 2020 12:23 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Telangana government is weighing options to impose lockdown in Hyderabad amid a sharp spike in number of Covid-19 positive cases over the last few days and close on heels of the Centre raising concerns over ‘high …
  • 50 prisoners in Maharashtra's Akola jail test COVID-19 positive 28 Jun 2020 11:24 The district jail currently has nearly 300 prisoners, a jail official said, adding that facility has not taken in any new prisoner recently Akola: Fifty prisoners of the Akola jail and 28 other people in Akola district of Maharashtra tested positive for …
  • Maharashtra: 50 prisoners of Akola jail test positive for Covid-19 28 Jun 2020 10:42
  • 50 prisoners of Akola jail test +ve for Covid 28 Jun 2020 10:40
  • Sudden surge in Akola’s neighbouring districts, 2 deaths recorded in Amravati 28 Jun 2020 00:56 Nagpur: After wreaking havoc in Akola with more than 1400 positive cases and 74 deaths, it seems that the novel coronavirus has made its way into the rural areas of the neighbouring districts – Buldhana and Washim. On June 27, Akola recorded 57 new cases, …
  • Maha Covid-19 cases again cross 5K mark, 167 more deaths (Roundup) 27 Jun 2020 16:54 Mumbai, June 27 (IANS) For the second consecutive day, Maharashtra Covid-19 cases again jumped above 5,000 at 5,318 on Saturday as against Friday’s 5,024 while the state death toll touched 7,273, health officials said. The state fatalities again catapulted …
  • 3k out of 4k Covid patients recovered in Vid, 63% of them in June 27 Jun 2020 01:07 Nagpur: A day after surpassing 4,000 Covid-19 cases, Vidarbha on Friday surpassed 3,000-mark in recoveries with total 122 patients discharged from different hospitals in the region. Now, out of 4,138 total cases, 3,104 have recovered, taking Vidarbha’s …
  • Not possible to hold final exams in Maha, CM tells PM 27 Jun 2020 01:06 Nagpur: Clearing all doubts on his government’s decision to cancel final year examinations in Maharashtra, chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday wrote to prime minister Narendra Modi that the situation wasn’t conducive for holding examinations during …
  • Maharashtra crosses 1.5 lakh mark, records 5,024 Covid cases-most in a day 26 Jun 2020 20:25 The state’s toll stands at 7,106 with 175 deaths registered on Friday. (Representational) For the first time since the state reported its first Covid-19 case on March 9, Maharashtra on Friday recorded 5,024 infections – the highest-ever count reported in a …
  • M’rashtra Covid cases cross 1.5 lakh, deaths over 7,000 26 Jun 2020 16:57 Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) Showing no respite, Maharashtra’s Covid-19 cases again jumped sharply from Thursday’s high of 4,841 to 5,024 on Friday while the state’s death toll crossed the 7,000-mark to touch 7,106, health officials said. The state fatalities …
  • Vidarbha surpasses 4,000 mark, more than 50% cases came in June 26 Jun 2020 00:19 Nagpur: Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha region on Thursday surpassed the 4,000-mark. Total 71 new cases were reported from the region taking total to 4,056. Out of these, 2,379 cases (58.66%) were reported in 25 days of June alone which means the relaxation of …
  • Soyabean crisis in Vid too, over 1k farmers received ‘defective’ seeds 26 Jun 2020 00:19 Nagpur: Cases of soyabean seeds failing to germinate have been reported from Vidarbha also. This has come as a blow for farmers of the region who were banking on soyabean crop after last year’s losses in cotton. The state’s agriculture department has …
  • Maharashtra's COVID-19 count reaches 1,42,900; Mumbai shops to reopen on odd-even basis 25 Jun 2020 04:17 By PTI MUMBAI: As many as 3,890 new COVID-19 cases were registered in Maharashtra on Wednesday, taking the count of patients to 1,42,900, a health department official said. Coronavirus also claimed the lives of as many as 208 people, taking the state's …
  • Snake smugglers arrested near Melghat, sand boa rescued 25 Jun 2020 01:36 Nagpur: Forest officials on Tuesday arrested three men who were trying to illegally sell an endangered species of snake near Melghat Tiger Reserve. Officials received information about a sand boa being smuggled out by three people, who were in the process …
  • PF withdrawals shoot up from 1,800 in Apr to 15,000 in June 25 Jun 2020 01:35 Nagpur: As Covid-19 hits personal finances, nearly 17,000 persons in the region have dipped into their provident fund (PF) account withdrawing more than Rs26 crore till June first week. As a special measure, the Employees Provident Fund Organization (EPFO) …
  • 18 inmates of Akola jail test Covid-19 positive 25 Jun 2020 01:35 Nagpur: In a first, 18 inmates (all men) of Akola district jail tested positive for Covid-19 on Wednesday confirming the entry of novel coronavirus in prisons of Vidarbha. Total 310 samples, including those referred from Akola district jail, were tested on …
  • Mumbai records 1,118 new cases, 3,890 in state 24 Jun 2020 23:37 Mumbai’s death toll at 3,964 continues to be more than Delhi’s, at 2,365. (File) On the 108th day since the first Covid-19 case was detected in the city, Mumbai recorded 1,118 new cases on Wednesday reaching the 69,528 mark. The only bright spot for the …
  • In a first, Samruddhi expressway to have 10 overpasses as wildlife mitigation structures 24 Jun 2020 20:50 The expressway was originally going to have eight wildlife overpasses. The committee suggested one more between Wardha and Washim, which was also accepted. THE SAMRUDDHI Mahamarg (expressway) connecting Nagpur and Mumbai will include 10 overpasses, a first …
  • Earthquake hits Maharashtra 24 Jun 2020 05:35 Image Source : FILE BREAKING: Earthquake hits Maharashtra BREAKING NEWS: A moderate-intensity earthquake hit Maharashtra Tuesday evening. The quake measuring 3.3 on the Richter Scale occurred 129 kilometers South of Akola at 5.28 PM, the National Centre …
  • Justice Anant Manohar Badar Takes Oath As Kerala High Court Judge 23 Jun 2020 23:04 Anant Manohar Badar took the oath at the banquet hall in the Kerala high court premises Kochi: Justice Anant Manohar Badar, formerly a Judge of the Bombay High Court, was sworn in as a Judge of the Kerala High Court today. Pursuant to the Supreme Court …
  • Earthquake of 3.3 magnitude hits Maharashtra's Akola 23 Jun 2020 17:57
  • Earthquake of 3.3 magnitude hits Akola 23 Jun 2020 17:55
  • Maharashtra Covid-19 cases spike by 3,721 to 1,35,796; fatalities 6,283 23 Jun 2020 02:18 Representative image MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Monday reported 3,721 new Covid-19 cases and added 113 deaths as part of data updation, including 20 in Mumbai, taking the cumulative case count to 1,35,796 and fatalities to 6,283, a Health official said. Though …
  • Early sowing, but soyabean seeds fail to germinate in Maharashtra districts 23 Jun 2020 00:47 Timely onset of the monsoons had pushed farmers to hasten their sowing activities, especially in Marathwada and Vidharbha. Soyabean is a major kharif crop, with Maharashtra reporting around 40 to 42 lakh hectares of sowing. (Representational) Soyabean …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 cases spike by 3,721 to 1,35,796; death toll reaches 6283 22 Jun 2020 19:15 By PTI MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Monday reported 3,721 new COVID-19 cases and added 113 deaths as part of data updation, including 20 in Mumbai, taking the cumulative case count to 1,35,796 and fatalities to 6,283, a Health official said. Though a total of …
  • Helped 20,000 migrants reach home: CR to HC 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: The Central Railway (CR) has transported over 20,000 migrants to their native places from the Nagpur station with the help of 22 Shramik Special trains. In an affidavit filed in Nagpur bench of Bombay high court on Friday, CR’s senior divisional …
  • 147 medical students land in Nagpur from Kyrgyzstan 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Six migrant workers and a child reached Nagpur from Solapur in hired vehicles. Having run out of money they re...Read More Nagpur: The second Vande Bharat flight to Nagpur landed at 11pm on Saturday bringing 147 medical students from Bishkek — the capital …
  • Vidarbha GMCs report 88 deaths so far, curb mortality rate 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Government medical colleges and hospitals across the state are playing a crucial role in treatment of Covid-19 patients. In Vidarbha, all six government medical colleges have been converted into Covid hospitals in record time. They are not only …
  • 6 deaths reported 4th time in June; toll at 125 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Five districts — Nagpur, Akola, Amravati, Yavatmal and Buldhana — having highest Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha reported total of six deaths on Sunday. Two patients died in Akola, while one each died in remaining four districts. This is the fourth time …
  • Maharashtra records 186 more Covid-19 deaths 21 Jun 2020 22:07 While state’s recovery rate had crossed 50 per cent last week, it has again come down to 49.7% on Sunday. (Representational) Maharashtra added 186 more Covid-19 deaths to its toll on Sunday taking the total deaths in the state to 6,170. This is the highest …
  • Maha’s Covid deaths cross 6K mark, 3,870 more cases recorded (Roundup) 21 Jun 2020 18:37 Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Maharashtra on Sunday notched 3,870 Covid-19 cases – the second highest so far but marginally down from Saturday’s peak of 3,874, while Mumbai recorded its new high of 41 deaths, the maximum till date on a single day. The number of …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 cases spike by 3,870 to over 1.32 lakh; 101 deaths take toll to 6,170 21 Jun 2020 18:35 By PTI MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Sunday reported 3,870 new COVID-19 cases and 101 deaths, including 41 from Mumbai, taking the total tally to 1,32,075 and fatalities to 6,170, a health official said. This is the second highest spike in the number of cases in …
  • Maha govt introduces ‘TeleICU’ in 7 districts to treat critically ill patients 21 Jun 2020 06:41 TeleICU is an off-site command center in which critical care team is connected with patients in distant ICUs to exchange health information Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has started ‘TeleICU’ facility on pilot basis in seven districts, including …
  • 6 Covid patients die in Vid, Amravati cardiologist tests positive as 131 new cases surface 21 Jun 2020 01:42 Nagpur/Akola/Amravati/Chandrapur: Five Covid positive patients died in Akola while a Buldhana patient, too, passed away even as Vidarbha reported 138 new cases, including that of a well-known cardiologist from Amravati on Saturday. This is the …
  • Maharashtra: Akola reports 5 more deaths 21 Jun 2020 00:18 The district has a cumulative positive cases tally of 1,163 with 752 patients discharged. (Representational) THE Covid-19 death toll in Akola district continues to spiral with five more deaths — a woman and four men — in the last 24 hours, taking the toll …
  • Akola adopts Nagpur’s door-to-door survey model 20 Jun 2020 23:41 Nagpur: Concerned with the high death rate in Akola due to Covid-19, authorities here have now adopted Nagpur Municipal Corporation’s (NMC) model of door-to-door survey and collecting swab samples of the vulnerable group. In the last three days, 496 swabs …
  • Dist tops in Vid with 20k tests, positivity rate 5.94 vs Maha’s 17.30 19 Jun 2020 23:44 Nagpur: The number of samples tested for Covid-19 in the district has crossed 20,000, which is highest among all 11 districts of Vidarbha. The district’s positivity rate is at 5.94% which is three times less than the state’s 17.30%. Positivity rate …
  • NHAI contractor’s shoddy work cuts off village in Ytl 04 Jul 2020 02:04 Nagpur: Kamathwada, a village in the Kalamb taluka of Yavatmal village, is almost cut off from the main stream due to the shoddy road work done by National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) contractor Dilip Buildcon. Kalamb tehsildar NB Meshram, who …
  • Vid passes 5,000 mark, 3 Covid deaths in a day 03 Jul 2020 23:47 Nagpur: With three deaths and 150 new cases in a day, Vidarbha Covid-19 cases passed the 5,000-figure on Friday. In first three days of July, the region reported 456 cases and nine deaths, for a total of 5,100, including 3,767 recoveries, 166 deaths, and 1 …
  • PUBG game exposes children to crime, negative thinking: Scientist 03 Jul 2020 11:32 PUBG exposes children to a world of crime and negative thinking, a top scientist has warned amid calls in some quarters to ensure that online games, particularly for kids, comply with best international standards, regulations and practices. Reports said a …
  • Eight new cases in Yavatmal district, tally now 298 03 Jul 2020 05:10
  • First Covid-19 death in Gondia, Vid cases nearing 5k 03 Jul 2020 02:41 Nagpur: Gondia, where Covid-19 spread had remained fairly in control for the last four months, registered its first Covid death on July 1. A 72-year-old man, a resident of Khodseoni village of Sadak-Arjuni tehsil, died during treatment at GMC, Gondia. He …
  • Doc booked for forcing wife to have unnatural sex 03 Jul 2020 00:02 Nagpur: A 45-year-old doctor running a hospital at Wani in Yavatmal has been charged with assault, threatening and unnatural sex after a complaint by his wife, also a medical practitioner. The survivor has complained that her husband would repeatedly …
  • Soyabean seed failure complaints rise 6-fold in a week 03 Jul 2020 00:02 Nagpur: The number of farmers affected by failing soyabean seeds in Vidarbha has increased six times in less than a week. As against 1,100-odd complaints registered by the agriculture department offices in Nagpur and Amravati divisions by June last week, …
  • Explained: In spite of ample labour & good rain, why soyabean seeds failed in Maharashtra 02 Jul 2020 18:53 Early sowing failed to bring any cheer as farmers from various parts of the state started complaining of germination failure in their fields. (Representational) Since the last week of June, farmers from various parts of Maharashtra have complained of …
  • First record of greater flamingoes near Nagzira 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: On Wednesday, many bird lovers and forest officials were delighted to see new winged guests — the greater flamingoes — at Saundad Lake near Sakoli in the Navegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserve (NNTR) landscape. Bhandara and Gondia districts are known for …
  • Butibori-Yavatmal 4-lane cement road almost ready 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: Travelling to Yavatmal district is now no longer a pain for Nagpurians. National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has almost completed the cementing and four-laning of Butibori-Tuljapur national highway near the border of Marathwada and now you …
  • 82-year-old woman beats Covid, but 165 fresh cases, two deaths 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: Even as 165 fresh cases and two Covid deaths were reported from nine districts of Vidarbha on Wednesday, an 82-year-old woman from Akola undergoing treatment in Wardha defeated the coronavirus and was discharged on Wednesday. Wardha and Gadchiroli …
  • Nagpur received 135% more rainfall than June last year 01 Jul 2020 02:13 Nagpur: This June, the city received 135% more rainfall than it did the same month last year. Data from the Regional Meteorological Centre, Nagpur, said the total rainfall that the city received in June this year is 187.1 millimetres as against the normal …
  • Buffer tourism opens but tourists can’t cross dist border 30 Jun 2020 23:17 Nagpur: Even as wildlife tourism in buffer zone of Tadoba starts from Wednesday, confusion prevails among tourists from other districts whether to go for safari or not as Covid-19 lockdown restrictions have been extended till July 31. Tadoba has started …
  • Amravati division accounts for 60% cases, 81% deaths in Vid 30 Jun 2020 00:46 Nagpur: Even as the number of Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha is expected to reach 5,000 by the end of first week of July, the distribution of cases is uneven in the region. A comparison of two revenue divisions shows that Nagpur division, even if bigger in …
  • Rape accused gets bail, told to give blood & semen samples 30 Jun 2020 00:45 Nagpur: The Nagpur bench of Bombay high court on Monday granted anticipatory bail to rape accused on condition that he will give blood and semen sample of DNA profiling. Petitioner Santosh Pote had knocked judiciary’s doors contending that he was falsely …
  • Despite being rejected twice, Centre and state kept Bander auction move alive 29 Jun 2020 00:53 Nagpur: Far from being a sudden development, the move to auction Bander coal block near Tadoba appears in the making for months. Despite being rejected twice, Centre kept the issue alive even after a decade by seeking NOC from gram panchayats. On May 29, …
  • 1 Covid death, 1 +ve in Yavatmal 29 Jun 2020 00:53
  • Six arrested for gang-raping married woman 29 Jun 2020 00:53 Wardha: Six persons were arrested on Sunday for allegedly gang-raping a 19-year-old married woman at a farmhouse near Selsura village on Wardha-Yavatmal Road. The main accused has been identified as Shekhar Chandankhede. He and his five colleagues have …
  • Mumbai: Increase in rainfall in July first week, says IMD 28 Jun 2020 23:56 The IMD has forecast an increase in the rainfall activity over Mumbai in the first week of July. (File) After a break of a week, rain in Mumbai commenced over the weekend. In 24 hours ending at 8.30 am on Sunday, the India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) …
  • 6 deaths for sixth time in June, Vid toll 152 28 Jun 2020 22:52 Nagpur: Vidarbha recorded its highest single-day spike of 170 Covid-19 positive cases on Sunday, taking the region’s count to 4,456. Also, six deaths were reported in a day for the sixth time in June, taking the death toll of Vidarbha to 152. Three of the …
  • Maharashtra: 5,493 fresh cases,156 deaths in state 28 Jun 2020 21:13 So far, 86,575 Covid-19 patients have been discharged after full recovery. (Representational) Maharashtra on Sunday registered 5,493 new Covid-19 cases, taking its total patient count to 1,64,626. With 156 deaths on Sunday, the state’s total toll due to …
  • For 3rd day, M’rashtra corona cases cross 5K, Pune division deaths over 1,000 28 Jun 2020 17:08 Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) For the third consecutive day, Maharashtras Covid-19 cases jumped sharply from Saturday’s highest of 5,318 to 5,493 on Sunday while deaths in Pune Division crossed 1,000, health officials said. The state’s fatalities again shot up …
  • Sudden surge in Akola’s neighbouring districts, 2 deaths recorded in Amravati 28 Jun 2020 00:56 Nagpur: After wreaking havoc in Akola with more than 1400 positive cases and 74 deaths, it seems that the novel coronavirus has made its way into the rural areas of the neighbouring districts – Buldhana and Washim. On June 27, Akola recorded 57 new cases, …
  • CCTVs help cops arrest 2 chain snatchers 28 Jun 2020 00:13 Pune: The Vishrantwadi police monitored footage of over 200 CCTV cameras to identify and arrest two persons involved in three chain snatchings and two vehicles thefts during the lockdown period The suspects, Vikram Pande (35) and Vikram Jadhav (28), told …
  • 3k out of 4k Covid patients recovered in Vid, 63% of them in June 27 Jun 2020 01:07 Nagpur: A day after surpassing 4,000 Covid-19 cases, Vidarbha on Friday surpassed 3,000-mark in recoveries with total 122 patients discharged from different hospitals in the region. Now, out of 4,138 total cases, 3,104 have recovered, taking Vidarbha’s …
  • Pune: 22-year-old hangs self in Yavatmal 26 Jun 2020 19:37 Representational image MUMBAI: A 22-year-old man addicted to online game PUBG allegedly committed suicide at his home in Maharashtra's Yavatmal district, some 700 kilometres from here, police said on Friday. Nikhil Purushottam Pilewan was found hanging …
  • Soyabean crisis in Vid too, over 1k farmers received ‘defective’ seeds 26 Jun 2020 00:19 Nagpur: Cases of soyabean seeds failing to germinate have been reported from Vidarbha also. This has come as a blow for farmers of the region who were banking on soyabean crop after last year’s losses in cotton. The state’s agriculture department has …
  • 18 inmates of Akola jail test Covid-19 positive 25 Jun 2020 01:35 Nagpur: In a first, 18 inmates (all men) of Akola district jail tested positive for Covid-19 on Wednesday confirming the entry of novel coronavirus in prisons of Vidarbha. Total 310 samples, including those referred from Akola district jail, were tested on …
  • Women farmers seek to scale the mandi ‘glass ceiling’ 24 Jun 2020 10:43 Uneasy with male attention at market, women often sell produce at lower prices to village middlemen; call for women-friendly mandis gets louder Every time Madhuri Khadse and other women farmers go to Agricultural Produce Market Committee (APMC) mandis to …
  • Ytl doc moots asthma drug to treat breathlessness in Covid patients 23 Jun 2020 01:02 Nagpur: A psychiatrist from Yavatmal has proposed administering an asthma drug as a cheap option for symptomatically treating the Covid-19 patients having respiratory distress, which is one of the main causes of death. As the expert committee of Indian …
  • Early sowing, but soyabean seeds fail to germinate in Maharashtra districts 23 Jun 2020 00:47 Timely onset of the monsoons had pushed farmers to hasten their sowing activities, especially in Marathwada and Vidharbha. Soyabean is a major kharif crop, with Maharashtra reporting around 40 to 42 lakh hectares of sowing. (Representational) Soyabean …
  • Maharashtra: Early sowing, but soyabean seeds fail to germinate 22 Jun 2020 19:39 Soyabean is a major kharif crop, with the state reporting around 40 to 42 lakh hectares of sowing. (File) Soyabean farmers in parts of Maharashtra have started reporting early germination failure, which has put them in a fix. Growers in some parts of the …
  • Vidarbha GMCs report 88 deaths so far, curb mortality rate 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Government medical colleges and hospitals across the state are playing a crucial role in treatment of Covid-19 patients. In Vidarbha, all six government medical colleges have been converted into Covid hospitals in record time. They are not only …
  • 6 deaths reported 4th time in June; toll at 125 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Five districts — Nagpur, Akola, Amravati, Yavatmal and Buldhana — having highest Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha reported total of six deaths on Sunday. Two patients died in Akola, while one each died in remaining four districts. This is the fourth time …
  • 6 Covid patients die in Vid, Amravati cardiologist tests positive as 131 new cases surface 21 Jun 2020 01:42 Nagpur/Akola/Amravati/Chandrapur: Five Covid positive patients died in Akola while a Buldhana patient, too, passed away even as Vidarbha reported 138 new cases, including that of a well-known cardiologist from Amravati on Saturday. This is the …
  • Maharashtra Geared Up To Augment Ambulances And ICU Facilities In Mumbai 20 Jun 2020 19:36 Rajesh Tope, the Health Minister of Maharashtra, recently speaking to the media said that each ward in Mumbai will have five to 10 ambulances. He further asked the citizens to not pay exorbitant prices for private services. Tope said that the government …
  • 111ha reserve forest freed of encroachments in Yavatmal 19 Jun 2020 23:44 The land was under encroachment for more than a decade Nagpur: With removing encroachments on forest land being a ticklish issue, The Pandharkawda division in Yavatmal forest circle has freed over 111 hectare reserve forest land from the clutches of …
  • Vid passes 5,000 mark, 3 Covid deaths in a day 03 Jul 2020 23:47 Nagpur: With three deaths and 150 new cases in a day, Vidarbha Covid-19 cases passed the 5,000-figure on Friday. In first three days of July, the region reported 456 cases and nine deaths, for a total of 5,100, including 3,767 recoveries, 166 deaths, and 1 …
  • First Covid-19 death in Gondia, Vid cases nearing 5k 03 Jul 2020 02:41 Nagpur: Gondia, where Covid-19 spread had remained fairly in control for the last four months, registered its first Covid death on July 1. A 72-year-old man, a resident of Khodseoni village of Sadak-Arjuni tehsil, died during treatment at GMC, Gondia. He …
  • First record of greater flamingoes near Nagzira 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: On Wednesday, many bird lovers and forest officials were delighted to see new winged guests — the greater flamingoes — at Saundad Lake near Sakoli in the Navegaon-Nagzira Tiger Reserve (NNTR) landscape. Bhandara and Gondia districts are known for …
  • 82-year-old woman beats Covid, but 165 fresh cases, two deaths 02 Jul 2020 01:28 Nagpur: Even as 165 fresh cases and two Covid deaths were reported from nine districts of Vidarbha on Wednesday, an 82-year-old woman from Akola undergoing treatment in Wardha defeated the coronavirus and was discharged on Wednesday. Wardha and Gadchiroli …
  • Why is Maharashtra govt not keen on extending terms of boards, what’s Governor’s role? 01 Jul 2020 01:06 The five-year tenure of the boards came to an end on April 30. In mid-April, Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had given Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray a heads-up about this. What is the significance of statutory development boards in Maharashtra? On May 1, …
  • Amravati division accounts for 60% cases, 81% deaths in Vid 30 Jun 2020 00:46 Nagpur: Even as the number of Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha is expected to reach 5,000 by the end of first week of July, the distribution of cases is uneven in the region. A comparison of two revenue divisions shows that Nagpur division, even if bigger in …
  • PM should extend Rojgar scheme to 4 distress districts of Maharashtra, says Fadnavis 29 Jun 2020 23:34 Fadnavis said the scheme, if extended to the four distressed districts of Maharashtra, would help interstate migrants, and also help create rural infrastructure using the workforce and funds dedicated for the scheme. Opposition leader Devendra Fadnavis …
  • 6 deaths for sixth time in June, Vid toll 152 28 Jun 2020 22:52 Nagpur: Vidarbha recorded its highest single-day spike of 170 Covid-19 positive cases on Sunday, taking the region’s count to 4,456. Also, six deaths were reported in a day for the sixth time in June, taking the death toll of Vidarbha to 152. Three of the …
  • Sudden surge in Akola’s neighbouring districts, 2 deaths recorded in Amravati 28 Jun 2020 00:56 Nagpur: After wreaking havoc in Akola with more than 1400 positive cases and 74 deaths, it seems that the novel coronavirus has made its way into the rural areas of the neighbouring districts – Buldhana and Washim. On June 27, Akola recorded 57 new cases, …
  • 3k out of 4k Covid patients recovered in Vid, 63% of them in June 27 Jun 2020 01:07 Nagpur: A day after surpassing 4,000 Covid-19 cases, Vidarbha on Friday surpassed 3,000-mark in recoveries with total 122 patients discharged from different hospitals in the region. Now, out of 4,138 total cases, 3,104 have recovered, taking Vidarbha’s …
  • 18 inmates of Akola jail test Covid-19 positive 25 Jun 2020 01:35 Nagpur: In a first, 18 inmates (all men) of Akola district jail tested positive for Covid-19 on Wednesday confirming the entry of novel coronavirus in prisons of Vidarbha. Total 310 samples, including those referred from Akola district jail, were tested on …
  • In a first, Samruddhi expressway to have 10 overpasses as wildlife mitigation structures 24 Jun 2020 20:50 The expressway was originally going to have eight wildlife overpasses. The committee suggested one more between Wardha and Washim, which was also accepted. THE SAMRUDDHI Mahamarg (expressway) connecting Nagpur and Mumbai will include 10 overpasses, a first …
  • Vidarbha GMCs report 88 deaths so far, curb mortality rate 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Government medical colleges and hospitals across the state are playing a crucial role in treatment of Covid-19 patients. In Vidarbha, all six government medical colleges have been converted into Covid hospitals in record time. They are not only …
  • 6 deaths reported 4th time in June; toll at 125 22 Jun 2020 00:28 Nagpur: Five districts — Nagpur, Akola, Amravati, Yavatmal and Buldhana — having highest Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha reported total of six deaths on Sunday. Two patients died in Akola, while one each died in remaining four districts. This is the fourth time …
  • Maharashtra records 186 more Covid-19 deaths 21 Jun 2020 22:07 While state’s recovery rate had crossed 50 per cent last week, it has again come down to 49.7% on Sunday. (Representational) Maharashtra added 186 more Covid-19 deaths to its toll on Sunday taking the total deaths in the state to 6,170. This is the highest …
  • No funds released by Pune’s TRTI to coach ST students between 2016 and 2019 for engineering entrance exams 21 Jun 2020 20:42 Written by Abha Goradia | Mumbai | Updated: June 22, 2020 12:59:31 am The RTI query was filed by a Chandrapur-based Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) aspirant Aakash Bambode. (File) For three years, from 2016 to 2019, Pune-based Tribal Research and …
  • Maha’s Covid deaths cross 6K mark, 3,870 more cases recorded (Roundup) 21 Jun 2020 18:37 Mumbai, June 21 (IANS) Maharashtra on Sunday notched 3,870 Covid-19 cases – the second highest so far but marginally down from Saturday’s peak of 3,874, while Mumbai recorded its new high of 41 deaths, the maximum till date on a single day. The number of …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 cases spike by 3,870 to over 1.32 lakh; 101 deaths take toll to 6,170 21 Jun 2020 18:35 By PTI MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Sunday reported 3,870 new COVID-19 cases and 101 deaths, including 41 from Mumbai, taking the total tally to 1,32,075 and fatalities to 6,170, a health official said. This is the second highest spike in the number of cases in …
  • 6 Covid patients die in Vid, Amravati cardiologist tests positive as 131 new cases surface 21 Jun 2020 01:42 Nagpur/Akola/Amravati/Chandrapur: Five Covid positive patients died in Akola while a Buldhana patient, too, passed away even as Vidarbha reported 138 new cases, including that of a well-known cardiologist from Amravati on Saturday. This is the …
  • Duo in net for duping youths promising jobs 20 Jun 2020 23:14 Pune: The Pune rural police on Saturday arrested two persons for posing as Indian Navy officers and cheating many jobseekers over the past two years. The arrested duo duped youths from Pune, Satara, Sangli, Ahmednagar, Solapur, Osmanabad, Wardha, Washim …
  • Pune: Two arrested for cheating youths on false assurance of jobs in Navy 20 Jun 2020 18:10 Police said probe was on to know if more persons were involved in the racket. (Representational) Pune Rural Police has arrested two persons for allegedly posing as Naval officers and cheating several youths on false assurances of recruiting them in Indian …
  • Recoveries up in Vidarbha @65.70%, 2 deaths in Akola 19 Jun 2020 01:32 Nagpur: The number of recovered Covid-19 patients was more than the number of new cases for second day in a row in Vidarbha on Thursday which could be termed as a positive sign in recent times. Total 90 new cases were detected in Vidarbha against 113 …
  • How farmers in Maharashtra are enhancing their income amid Covid crisis 18 Jun 2020 07:29 They sell fish and milk products directly to consumers to sustain losses in farming The Centre has set an ambitious target to double farmers’ income by 2022 but many farmers in drought-prone regions of Maharashtra are already close to the target, that too …
  • No rise in Vid toll after reconciliation 18 Jun 2020 00:12 Nagpur: The state’s reconciled Covid-19 death toll, released on Tuesday, was supposed to add 24 cases in five districts of Amravati division, taking Vidarbha’s death toll from 108 to 132. However, Amravati divisional commissioner Dr Piyush Singh clarified …
  • Wardha man defeats Covid but loses lung battle; 2 die in Vid 18 Jun 2020 00:12 Nagpur/Akola/Yavatmal/Chandrapur: Seventy-four Covid cases, including two deaths one each from Nagpur and Yavatmal, were reported from across Vidarbha on Wednesday. This takes the patient tally to 3,266 including 110 casualties. A 63-year-old …
  • Mumbai received 50% June rain in 15 days 16 Jun 2020 01:33 Rainfall is yet to pick up momentum over the seven lakes that supply water to the city MUMBAI: In the first fortnight of June itself, the India Meteorological Department (IMD)'s Santacruz observatory recorded 50% of the required rainfall for the month. …
  • Rains continue unabated in Vidarbha, cause waterlogging in several parts of Nagpur 15 Jun 2020 23:37 Nagpur: Monsoon has arrived in the region with full force. Continuing with daily rainfall, the city received 14.2 millimetres rain on Monday. Heavy downpour commenced in the afternoon and continued intermittently for about an hour. Rains affected traffic …
  • Vid’s death toll crosses 100, +ve cases top 3000 15 Jun 2020 23:36 Nagpur: With 6 deaths reported for the second consecutive day, Vidarbha’s Covid-19 death count surpassed the century on Monday. Three of the deaths were registered in the rural parts of Yavatmal, two from Akola and 1 from Nagpur where a critical patient …
  • Akola death toll crosses 50-mark as it records 5 deaths in a day 14 Jun 2020 18:46 So far, in Akola district, 637 persons have been discharged after treatment and 319 are undergoing treatment. (Representational) AKOLA DISTRICT crossed 50-mark in Covid-19 deaths on Sunday as five deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, the biggest …
  • Vid records 4 deaths in a day for second time in June 14 Jun 2020 02:04 Nagpur: For the second time this month, Vidarbha recorded four Covid-19 deaths in a day on June 13, taking the region’s toll to 92. Earlier, four deaths were reported on June 8. Two of the four deaths on Saturday were reported from Akola. Of the total …
  • A different peak: 7L line up for Rs 238 a day under MNREGA in Maharashtra 13 Jun 2020 01:05 Nagpur: Workers taking up MNREGA jobs have touched a record high this year in the state. Over 7.04 lakh workers attended the employment guarantee works throughout the state between May and June first week. At present, more than half of workers engaged in …
  • Nagpur, Akola march towards 1,000 cases, Vid nearing 3,000 13 Jun 2020 01:04 Nagpur: With Akola’s 59 and Nagpur’s 18, Vidarbha reported 101 new cases of Covid-19 on Friday. It was the third day in a row that 100-plus cases came from the region. With this, Vidarbha’s total cases surged to 2,765 — including Akola’s 963 and Nagpur’s …
  • Nagpur, Akola & Amravati account for 80% cases, 86% deaths in Vid 12 Jun 2020 02:11 Nagpur: Nagpur and Akola — two Covid-19 hotspot districts in Vidarbha, surpassed the 900-mark for positive cases on Thursday. Amravati, the third worst-hit district in Vidarbha, crossed the 300-mark. The region also reported two deaths on Thursday, taking …
  • Rains to lash Vidarbha in coming days 11 Jun 2020 23:25 Nagpur: In some encouraging news for citizens, Vidarbha is expected to receive good rainfall in the coming days. According to the officials of the Regional Meteorological Centre, Nagpur, a low pressure area in west, central and adjoining north west Bay of …
  • Mumbai records 97 Covid-19 deaths, highest in a day yet 11 Jun 2020 02:56 The state is expected to cross a lakh cases this weekend. It has already touched the 94,041 mark, growing by 3,000 cases on an average daily. (Representational) Ninety days after Mumbai recorded its first case, the city on Wednesday saw 97 deaths due to …
  • Vid records highest 128 cases in a day; two deaths in Akola 10 Jun 2020 23:35 Nagpur: Vidarbha recorded 128 Covid-19 positive cases on Wednesday, which is region’s highest single day spike till date. The cases were reported from eight districts, with Nagpur alone contributing 79 cases. The total number of cases surpassed the 2,500- …
  • Cases cross 850-mark in Akola, admin takes over 2 pvt hosps 10 Jun 2020 00:32 Nagpur: The district collector of Akola has taken over two leading private hospitals in the city after the number of Covid-19 positive patients crossed 850-mark on Tuesday. Even after a good recovery rate of 63%, Akola still has 279 positive patients …
  • Govt ayes home isolation, but no takers in Vidarbha 08 Jun 2020 00:03 Though public health department has issued guidelines for home isolation of asymptomatic or mildly symptomatic Covid-19 patients, there are few takers in Vidarbha. While all district administrations have claimed to have sufficient isolation facilities to …
  • A death in Nagpur & Akola; Vid Covid cases at 2,266 08 Jun 2020 00:03 Nagpur: Two patients died of Covid-19 on Sunday in Vidarbha taking the total death toll to 78. Apart from this, 94 new cases were reported from the region and 81 patients recovered and discharged in a day. Total cases in Vidarbha have now reached 2,266, …
  • 2 deaths in Akola, 50 new cases in Vidarbha 07 Jun 2020 01:21 Nagpur: Two Covid-19 patients admitted in the isolation ward of Akola GMCH died during treatment on Saturday afternoon, taking the district’s toll to 36 and that of Vidarbha to 76. Akola also recorded 30 new cases, highest for the day in the region which …
  • Maharashtra: Government nod to horticulture insurance scheme for three years 07 Jun 2020 00:45 State Agriculture Minister Dadasaheb Bhuse said farmers can now register online for the voluntary crop insurance scheme, which is open for both farmers with existing crop loans or those willing to take new ones. (Representational) The Maharashtra …
  • Mumbai: Man held for kidnapping 13-year-old girl, say Police 07 Jun 2020 00:45 Written by Sagar Rajput | Mumbai | Published: June 7, 2020 4:07:29 am On May 19, Ganesh had kidnapped the 13-year-old child from Jalgaon, while her family was walking back to Akola from Mulund in Mumbai, where they were stranded due to the coronavirus- …
  • Covid takes toll on probe into Vid farmers’ suicide 06 Jun 2020 00:03 Nagpur: Covid management has pushed monitoring of farmers’ suicide in Vidarbha to the back seat. Amravati, Akola, Yavatmal, Buldhana, Washim and Wardha districts in Vidarbha have been declared as affected by farmers’ suicide. Sources in the relief and …
  • Spike in Nagpur and Akola, but 5 districts in Vid have no new cases 06 Jun 2020 00:03 Nagpur: A sudden spike of 51 cases in Nagpur after a long time and reporting of 84 confirmed positive cases was the only highlight of the Covid-19 scenario in Vidarbha on Friday. Akola recorded 14 cases, followed by Amravati (12), Buldhana (5), Bhandara (1 …
  • With 2 deaths, 74 new cases, Vid surpasses 2,000 mark 05 Jun 2020 00:50 Nagpur: Total confirmed Covid-19 cases in Vidarbha surpassed the 2,000 mark on Thursday and settled at 2,039, with 74 cases reported from eight of the 11 districts. Two patients — a 62-yr-old woman from Satna (MP) and a 65-yr-old man from Amravati — died …
  • Maharashtra: Highest single-day spike in state toll 04 Jun 2020 22:37 The recovery rate in the state stands at 43.29 oper cent while the case fatality rate is at 3.48 per cent. (Representational Photo) Maharashtra on Thursday registered 2,933 new cases, taking its total Covid-19 count to 77,793. The state also registered 123 …
  • Maha records new high of 123 Covid-19 deaths, over 5 lakh tested (Roundup) 04 Jun 2020 16:11 Mumbai, June 4 (IANS) Maharashtra recorded a new high of 123 Covid-19 deaths on Thursday, even as the state conducted more than half-million – 510,176 tests – of which 77,793 persons have tested positive so far, health officials said here. The state …
  • Travellers’ tally: More cases, but more recoveries too 02 Jun 2020 23:39 Nagpur: When migrant labourers, students, and residents coming back from Mumbai, Pune and other Covid-19 hotspots began testing positive in the second week of May, many districts in Vidarbha reported a spike in cases. Now, as these persons are getting …
  • Death in Ytl, spike in Nagpur; Vid cases at 1,871 02 Jun 2020 23:39 Nagpur: With the highest single day spike of 102 — after 103 on May 29 — Vidarbha’s Covid-19 positive cases reached 1,871 on Tuesday. A patient died in Yavatmal’s GMCH isolation ward within 24 hours of admission on Tuesday. This was the 3rd death in …
  • City guidelines to be issued today 31 May 2020 23:27 Nagpur: As the state rules have to be implemented from June 3, the Nagpur Municipal Corporation is expected to release its guidelines on Monday, municipal commissioner Tukaram Mundhe told TOI. “The Centre and state have extended lockdown till June 30 with …
  • Maharashtra Covid mortality rate: Jalgaon & Dhule over 11%, several notches higher than state’s 3.25% 30 May 2020 22:30 In 11 districts — Jalna, Hingoli, Osmanabad, Yavatmal, Gadchiroli, Beed, Washim, Gondia, Bhandara, Chandrapur, and Sindhudurg – no coronavirus-related deaths have been recorded, so far, data released by the state government stated. (Representational) The …
  • Revoke transfer of cop who spoke to me about about lack of PPE kits, says Devendra Fadnavis 30 May 2020 18:03 By PTI NAGPUR: Senior BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday demanded that the transfer of a policeman who had spoken to him about lack of personal protection kits amid the coronavirus outbreak be revoked. A video that went viral on social media showed …
  • Day of records: Highest cases, highest recoveries, Vid surpasses 1600-mark; Man dies in Wardha 29 May 2020 23:27 Nagpur: Friday was a record-breaking day for Vidarbha in the Covid-19 pandemic so far. The region recorded highest single-day surge of 106 cases and also highest single-day recoveries at 103. Total number of cases surpassed the 1600-mark and settled at 1, …
  • 29 temporary prisons earmarked across Maharashtra 29 May 2020 18:37 Officials maintained that adequate security measures have been put in place at the temporary prisons, which are not as fortified as regular prisons. (Representational Photo) As many as 29 temporary jails have been earmarked across Maharashtra till now, of …
  • Patient dies on 14th day of treatment in Akola, 10 new +ve in Yavatmal 29 May 2020 02:35 Nagpur: On Thursday, Akola reported another death, 29th of the city and 59th of Vidarbha. The deceased was an 80-year-old man undergoing treatment since May 15 and it was 14th day of his treatment. Doctors said he was having severe comorbidities and age- …
  • Deaths in Nagpur, Washim; record 72 cases in Akola 28 May 2020 01:33 Nagpur: Covid-19 positive cases in Vidarbha witnessed a second-highest single day surge on Wednesday with 91 new cases. Out of these, 72 were reported from Akola alone. A 71-year-old woman who died in Nagpur tested positive while a 65-yr-old man, who was …
  • With 14 deaths in 7 days, Vid mortality rate higher than natl figure 28 May 2020 01:33 Nagpur: Vidarbha has been reporting Covid-19 deaths every day since the last 7 days, which is not usual for the region. Between May 21 and 27, the region has recorded 14 deaths — on an average 2 per day. Fatality rate in the region is now 4% which is …
  • 3 Covid-19 deaths in a day in Akola, 44 new cases in Vid 27 May 2020 00:06 Nagpur: The series of Covid-19 deaths in Vidarbha since May 21 continued on Tuesday with three deaths in Akola, taking the death toll to 56. Akola accounts for 28 of these 56. Akola also reported 20 new cases, followed by Amravati (7), Nagpur (5), Bhandara …
  • 24th death in Akola, 52 new cases in Vid, many from rural areas 25 May 2020 00:13 Nagpur: A Covid-19 death was reported in Vidarbha for the fourth day in a row on Sunday when a 60-yr-old woman undergoing treatment at Akola GMCH from May 20 died. This was the 24 death in Akola, and 51st of Vidarbha region. Apart from the death, Akola …
  • Maha’s Covid-19 cases cross 50,000, toll rises to 1,635 (Roundup) 24 May 2020 15:45 Mumbai, May 24 (IANS) Maharashtra saw its Covid-19 tally crossing the 50K mark with the highest single-day infections of 3,041 patients catapulting the number of cases to 50,231, besides 58 deaths, health officials said here on Sunday. This comes to …
  • Cheated students to parents visiting kids return on Vande Bharat flights 22 May 2020 01:34 Nagpur: Vijay Kalambe is happy that he could finally escape from Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur. He was stranded there with others promised jobs in five star hotels but ended up being cheated, he said. Kalambe had reached Kuala Lumpur on February 16 and …
  • Maharashtra- 2,127 fresh cases in state, 76 deaths News,The Indian Express 20 May 2020 04:40 In Mumbai, 600 patients were discharged, but for every one bed that gets vacated due to full recovery or death, two new patients are in queue, data of fresh cases showed. (Representational) At least 76 more people succumbed to Covid-19 on Tuesday, taking …
  • Gondia, Washim, Wardha: Ccases coming from all parts of Vid now 19 May 2020 23:38 Nagpur: As expected, returnees from Covid-19 hotspot zones are turning out to be coronavirus positive. On Tuesday, 33 cases were reported from Vidarbha and 10 of them were of the travellers. Apart from the red zoned Akola (18) and Amravati (4), cases were …
  • 31 of 40 Covid deaths in Vid from Akola and Amravati 17 May 2020 23:37 Nagpur: Out of total 40 Covid-19 deaths in Vidarbha recorded till date, 31 are from Akola and Amravati. While the number deaths in Akola (18) are more than Amravati (13), mortality rate in Amravati is highest in Vidarbha at 12.26%. Nagpur has reported six …
  • ‘How I did Mumbai to Howrah, 2,100km, Apr 22 to May 15’ 17 May 2020 23:36 Nagpur: Shyamal was sitting on a pavement on Nagpur-Kamptee Road with a group of locals on May 9 when TOI spoke to him. He had started off from Mumbai on April 22, and finally reached home in West Bengal, 2,100km away, on May 15. His account of travels: “I …
  • Coronavirus in Maharashtra: Death toll crosses 1000 mark 15 May 2020 08:03 Image Source : PTI (FILE) Coronavirus in Maharashtra: Death toll crosses 1000 mark 1602 fresh coronavirus cases were reported in Maharashtra on Thursday. There are no signs of spike in the fresh infections flattening. 44 deaths were recorded out of which …
  • Recovery rate in Vidarbha doubles in 4 days after policy change 14 May 2020 00:16 Nagpur: As soon as some districts in Vidarbha started implementing the revised discharge policy for Covid-19 patients, the recovery rate in the region has nearly doubled from 21.67% on May 9 to 42.99% on May 13. The policy was revised by the ministry of …
  • Maharashtra: 12 ‘zero-death’ districts in state, 20 with casualties below 10 13 May 2020 21:42 Maharashtra has coronavirus cases in 35 out of 36 districts. (Representational Photo) EVEN AS Maharashtra is trying to bring down the number of deaths from Covid-19, there are 12 districts that have not reported a single death due to the infection to date. …
  • 1 death each in Ngp and Akola, total 33 12 May 2020 02:17 Nagpur: Two Covid-19 patients, admitted in isolation wards of GMCHs in Nagpur and Akola died, during treatment on Monday. With this, the death count of Vidarbha reached 33, including 1 suicide. Amravati, Akola, Yavatmal, Nagpur and Buldhana together …
  • From green to orange & red, thanks to travellers 11 May 2020 00:32 Nagpur: Washim was Covid-19 free since April 23, the day when the first and only patient from the district recovered and got discharged. The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) included the district in green zone in update of its dynamic colour …
  • Wardha gets 1st +ves and death on same day 11 May 2020 00:32 Nagpur: Wardha district, which did not have a single case of Covid-19 since the beginning, recorded its first on Sunday. A 35-yr-old woman from a nomadic tribe hamlet in Arvi tehsil, who died on May Friday, tested positive for Covid-19. Also, a pneumonia …
  • Coronavirus outbreak: Maharashtra toll jumps to 832, Wardha reports 1st case 10 May 2020 23:03 On Sunday, 1,278 new cases were recorded, taking the state tally to 22,171. In Mumbai, 875 new cases were recorded, taking the city count to 13,739. (Representational) Another 53 people died of Covid-19 in the state on Sunday, crossing its previous day …
  • Maharashtra: ‘Zero Covid’ Wardha records two cases, including one death 10 May 2020 20:36 “We are trying to trace the origin of her infection. We came to know that a relative, who is a nurse at Nagpur, had come to visit the family about 15 days ago,” Bhimanwar said. (Representational) After remaining free of coronavirus for about two months, …
  • First Covid-19 death during treatment in Amravati 10 May 2020 01:07 Nagpur: The Covid-19 toll in Amravati reached 12 after a 53-year-old man, who had tested positive on May 8, died on Saturday morning. He became the first from Amravati to die during treatment in the isolation ward at Covid hospital here. Except Amravati, …
  • Covid-19 victim from UP cremated without family members 09 May 2020 01:14 Nagpur: Being a cleaner on a transport truck hardly allowed Pritam Kumar (name changed) to stay with his family in Uttar Pradesh. Even in death, Covid-19 did not allow his family to bid final farewell to him. He died of Covid-19 on May 2 and his last rites …
  • Akola reports one Covid death, Vid case count 608 09 May 2020 01:13 Nagpur: Akola recorded its highest single-day surge in Covid-19 cases with 42 patients testing positive on Friday. With three cases in Nagpur and two each in Yavatmal and Amravati, Vidarbha recorded 49 cases on Friday. A woman, who was being treated in the …
  • MSRTC starts bus service in four green zone districts 09 May 2020 01:08 Pune: The Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation has started intra-district bus operations in the green zone districts. A senior Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation (MSRTC) official told TOI on Friday that skeletal bus operations had begun …
  • Hopeful Kushwahas return, but not yet home 08 May 2020 11:22 Written by Asad Rehman | Published: May 8, 2020 3:35:31 pm Brijendra with wife Vineeta and daughter Lavi. Express Photo: Vishal Srivastav As Shramik Express, a special train carrying 1,216 migrant workers and their families from Akola in Maharashtra, chugs …
  • Coronavirus in Maharashtra: 1216 new cases registered 08 May 2020 04:57 Image Source : PTI (FILE) Coronavirus in Maharashtra: 1216 new cases registered Maharashtra continues to be the state with maximum number of coronavirus cases and deaths. On Thursday, the state had recorded 1216 new coronavirus cases. Now, Maharashtra has …
  • Covid-19 spreading fast in rural Vid, may intensify after migrants return 08 May 2020 00:10 Nagpur: In last few days, confirmed positive cases of Covid-19 are being reported from villages in Amravati, Akola, Buldhana and Yavatmal districts of Vidarbha. In Nagpur division, 1 case is reported from a village in Bhandara district and 2 in rural …
  • Osmanabad, Latur back out, no liquor shops to open in Marathwada dists 05 May 2020 22:51 Written by Sandeep Ashar | Mumbai | Published: May 6, 2020 3:32:55 am At a wine shop in Mumbai on Tuesday. (Photo: Nirmal Harindran) Tagged a green zone as it had not reported a single COVID-19 case, Osmanabad district on Tuesday decided not to allow …
  • Curbs in Nagpur to be partially lifted 04 May 2020 22:28  Municipal Commissioner Tukaram Mundhe issued a fresh order allowing “hosiery, stationary, in-situ construction work and government offices with 10 per cent staff in attendance”. (Representational)  Nagpur Municipal Commissioner Tukaram Mundhe on Monday …
  • Maharashtra: Liquor shops remain shut in 1/3rd of state 04 May 2020 22:28 Written by Sandeep Ashar | Mumbai | Published: May 5, 2020 3:45:33 am Retail beer and wine shops won’t be permitted in 13 out of the 36 districts for now. (Representational) Despite liquor shops outside COVID-19 containment zones now being exempted from …
  • Maharashtra: Wardha remains in green zone, courtesy slew of measures by district admin 03 May 2020 21:20 Among the initiatives taken by the Wardha district administration include strict vigil at the four goods unloading points along the entry points of the district, and deployment of youth squads in 65 villages. (Representational) Despite being surrounded by …
  • Home ministry relaxations under consideration, Maharashtra govt may issue final order today 02 May 2020 01:47 Uddhav Thackeray said the three zones have been created based on the number of cases in each district. (File) Hours before the Centre on Friday extended the nationwide lockdown till May 17, while introducing considerable relaxations, Chief Minister Uddhav …
  • Maharashtra: Full List Of Red, Orange, Green Zones for Lockdown Post May 3 01 May 2020 10:16 Image Source : AP Maharashtra: Full List Of Red, Orange, Green Zones for Lockdown Post May 3 As the lockdown 2.0 nears its end, the Union Health Ministry has identified 130 red zones across the country, 284 in the orange zone and 319 in green zones based …
  • COVID-19: All you need to know about the new Red, Orange and Green Zones in India 01 May 2020 08:11 Express News Service NEW DELHI: As the nationwide lockdown in order to contain COVID-19 outbreak comes to an end on Sunday, the Centre has revised the zonal classification of districts across India, based on the severity of infection spread, for the week …
  • Coronavirus cases in Maharashtra breach 10,000 mark 01 May 2020 07:18 Image Source : AP (FILE) Coronavirus cases in Maharashtra breach 10,000 mark (Representative image) Number of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra, the worst affected state in the country by deadly Covid-19 outbreak, crossed 10 thousand mark on Thursday. 583 …
  • Covid-19 Maharashtra: State starts building quarantine centre in Mumbai as death toll nears 450 30 Apr 2020 08:03 Image Source : PTI (FILE) Coronavirus in Maharashtra: State starts building quarantine centre in Mumbai as death toll inches towards 450 Maharashtra remains in the crosshairs of the deadly coronavirus pandemic. Wednesday saw the total number of coronavirus …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 tally jumps to 9,318; death toll at 400 | Check district-wise status list 29 Apr 2020 09:39 Image Source : INDIA TV With 729 new coronavirus cases reported on Tuesday, Maharashtra tally rose to 9,318. The state also reported 31 more deaths due to the disease, raising the toll to 400. With 729 new coronavirus cases reported on Tuesday, Maharashtra …
  • Coronavirus in Maharashtra: 4 deaths in Dharavi, state remains worst-hit in country 29 Apr 2020 03:11 Image Source : PTI (FILE) Coronavirus in Maharashtra: 4 deaths in Dharavi, state remains worst-hit in country Coronavirus in Maharashtra: Four coronavirus deaths were reported on Tuesday in Dharavi, Asia's largest slum situated in Mumbai. New cases are …
  • Maharashtra reports 522 cases in last 24 hours, state total now 8,590. Check district-wise list 28 Apr 2020 04:37 Image Source : AP Maharashtra reports 522 cases in last 24 hours, state total now 8,590. Check district-wise list Maharashtra on Monday reported 522 new cases of coronavirus till evening after which its total count reached 8,590. Total death toll now …
  • Maharashtra reports 27 Covid deaths, highest in a day; toll rises to 369 28 Apr 2020 01:58 Fumigation at Lower Parel in Mumbai. (Photo: Nirmal Harindran) Maharashtra Monday registered 27 Covid-19 related deaths, the highest single-day toll since the first coronavirus case in the state in the first week of March, taking the toll to 369. The total …
  • 61-year-old Washim man is Vid’s new +ve case 04 Apr 2020 03:23
  • Vidarbha: Man tests positive for coronavirus in Washim, first case in district 03 Apr 2020 17:49 In Vidarbha, Nagpur has a tally of 16 positive cases (Representational Image) Washim district in Vidarbha got his first case of novel coronavirus, with a 60-year-old man testing positive for the virus Friday. Washim Collector Hrishikesh Modak said, “a 60- …
  • Pune: Back home in Washim during strike, HEF worker found dead, suicide suspected 25 Aug 2019 04:37 Police said Kad had come home, to Sawargaon Barde village in Washim district, on Thursday, two days after the nationwide strike of the ordnance factories, including the HEF, started. (Representational Image/File) In a suspected case of suicide, a 24- …
  • 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 …
  • 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 …