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  • Maharashtra: 21 districts get excess rains in first ten days of June June 11, 2021 4:06 pm Image Source : PTI Maharashtra: 21 districts get excess rains in first ten days of June As many as 21 out of 36 districts of Maharashtra got 60 per cent excess rains in the period between June 1 to 10 thanks to heavy showers in the first week, the India …
  • 21 districts in Maharashtra receive excess rains in first ten days of June June 11, 2021 1:47 pm Besides Mumbai, the coastal districts of Thane, Raigad and Palghar are in the list of the districts which witnessed heavy showers. As many as 21 out of 36 districts of Maharashtra got 60% excess rains in the period between June 1 to 10 thanks to heavy …
  • Nagpur records single-digit death tally for first time since March 15 June 3, 2021 7:44 pm Nagpur district registered its first single-digit death tally since March 15 on Thursday, signalling an end to the second wave. There were eight Covid-19 deaths in the district on Thurday with Nagpur city recording only two deaths. Two deaths were from …
  • 'Let the wall come down': Assassinations in '90s come under spotlight again after Peker's claims May 24, 2021 1:14 pm Pervin and Savaş Buldan (left), Güldal and Uğur Mumcu Click to read the article in Turkish (1) (2) (3) In his latest YouTube video yesterday (May 23), Sedat Peker claimed that former police chief and Interior Minister Mehmet Ağar was responsible for the …
  • Mumbai: Petrol almost Rs 100, diesel Rs 90 in state districts May 12, 2021 1:13 am Representative imageMumbai: Petrol has breached the Rs 99 mark in 10 districts and was less than a rupee shy of crossing Rs 100 for a litre on Tuesday. In Parbhani and Nanded, petrol had exceeded Rs 100 on Monday. As prices surged for the fifth day, diesel …
  • Vidarbha reports highest one-day Covid toll of 190 April 16, 2021 12:14 am The death toll due to Covid-19 touched a new high in Vidarbha region on Thursday, with 190 people succumbing to the infection. The previous peak recorded in the 11 districts of the region was 170 on April 13. With this, the total number of deaths in the …
  • Driver booked on charge of outraging modesty April 12, 2021 7:14 am Pune: The Pune rural police on Saturday registered a case against the spare driver of a private luxury bus after a passenger accused him of touching her inappropriately and outraging her modesty, while the bus was passing through Shikrapur early on Friday. …
  • Vidharbha records over 14,000 cases, 147 deaths in one day April 11, 2021 9:49 pm Vidharbha’s COVID-19 situation is going from bad to worse, with Sunday registering a staggering 14,024 new cases and 147 deaths in its 11 districts. The corresponding figures were 10,536 and 128 on Saturday. Nagpur district, which had 5,131 cases on …
  • Vidarbha sees one-day spike of over 10,000 Covid cases, Bhandara emerges as hotspot April 7, 2021 10:42 pm The Covid graph of Vidarbha’s 11 districts rose sharply on Wednesday with 10,225 new cases and 113 deaths being recorded on the day. Nagpur recorded the highest number of cases, 5,338, and 66 deaths. Of the new cases, 3,283 were reported from municipal …
  • Covid-19 in Nagpur: 62 deaths and over 4,000 new cases in 1 day April 5, 2021 8:34 am The Covid-19 situation in Nagpur district appears to be worsening with the district recording 62 deaths and 4,110 new patients on Sunday. The city’s highest death tally (64) was in September last year during the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic. In the first …
  • With 54 new Covid deaths, Nagpur district toll crosses 5,000 March 31, 2021 9:19 am With Nagpur recording over 50 deaths due to coronavirus infection for the fourth consecutive day, death toll in the district crossed the 5,000 mark on Tuesday. Of the 54 deaths recorded on Tuesday, 31 were from within municipal limits, 20 from rural parts …
  • Testing at record high; Vid crosses 8k deaths March 21, 2021 5:41 am Nagpur: The 11 districts of Vidarbha crossed 8,000 fatalities with the last 1,000 coming in just 46 days on Saturday. The first 1,000 deaths took 174 days while the jump from 6,000 to 7,000 came in 66 days. The shortest duration of 11 days for 1,000 deaths …
  • Over 6,000 new Covid cases in Vidarbha region, Nagpur district worst hit March 19, 2021 5:19 am THE Corona graph in Vidarbha, Nagpur district in particular, is rising rapidly with the region recording 6,256 new cases on Wednesday, with almost all the districts registering substantial hike in new case numbers. On Tuesday, the region had reported 5,113 …
  • Vidarbha region reports over 5,000 new Covid cases March 17, 2021 2:32 pm Covid-19 cases continued to surge in Vidarbha on Tuesday, with the region reporting 5,113 cases. The region had reported 4,361 new cases and 30 deaths on Monday. The number of deaths has also gone up to 39. Till Monday, the death toll hadn’t crossed 30. …
  • People’s love for ‘superstar’ tigers and what it can teach us March 17, 2021 7:21 am THE death of PTRF_84, a three-year-old tigress, at Pench Tiger Reserve last week brings the curtains down on one of the most popular “tiger stories” of recent times. The tigress was not an ordinary one, but the “cub of Avni”. The mother had been shot down …
  • ‘Avni’s cub’ succumbs to injuries after territorial clash March 15, 2021 1:25 am A three-year-old tigress, better known as ‘cub of Avni’, succumbed to her injuries on Saturday, days after a territorial clash with another tigress. The tigress, PTRF_84, was injured shortly after being released into the wild from an enclosure in Pench …
  • Days after she was released into wild, Avni’s cub dies of injuries March 15, 2021 1:25 am BARELY A week after she was released into the wild at the Pench Tiger Reserve (PTR) in Maharashtra following two years of “rewilding lessons”, a three-year-old tigress that was better known as “cub of Avni” succumbed to injuries that officials said were …
  • Known for its marathon walk across 3,000 km, Walker the tiger not spotted for over a month March 3, 2021 2:49 pm WALKER, the tiger that came to be known for its marathon walk of over 3,000 km, has not been seen in the Dnyanganga Wildlife Sanctuary in Buldana direct, where it had settled down for more than a year after its epic journey, for over a month now. Melghat …
  • Vidarbha reports record-breaking 2,866 new cases February 24, 2021 10:48 pm Even as parts of three districts in Vidarbha went under lockdown Tuesday evening, the region saw a record-breaking 2,866 new cases on Tuesday with five districts of Amravati division accounting for 1,952 and Nagpur division accounting for 914 cases. The …
  • Vidarbha’s Covid case tally crosses 3000 for the first time in five months February 24, 2021 10:42 pm For the first time after September 19 last year, Vidarbha’s Covid-19 case tally crossed the 3,000 mark on Wednesday. The region recorded 3,528 cases on the day, up from 2,866 on Tuesday. The number of deaths also rose from 20 on Tuesday to 31 on Wednesday. …
  • How AAP, after Punjab, Delhi and now Gujarat, is weighing its options in UP February 24, 2021 2:06 pm Opening its account in the Gujarat civic body polls has proved to be a shot in the arm for the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which is trying to extend its footprint to other states. AAP won 27 of the 120 seats in the Surat Municipal Corporation, dislodging the …
  • Covid-19 India HIGHLIGHTS: US death toll nears 500,000 February 23, 2021 5:26 pm A special squad of the BMC fine people who without masks inside Railway Compartments at CSMT station, Mumbai on Saturday. (Express photo by Ganesh Shirsekar) It has also written to all states to significantly enhance the pace of Covid-19 vaccinations, …
  • Surge in Covid cases: Centre writes to five states, Uddhav warns second wave at door February 23, 2021 12:56 am From monitoring mutant strains to increasing the proportion of RT-PCR tests, the Centre has written to the five states reporting a surge in cases to implement a multi-pronged strategy to curb the spread of Covid-19. Top government sources told The Indian …
  • Signboards, slogans face BJP as it heads for west UP to woo Jats before rural polls February 23, 2021 12:56 am Days after the BKU’s Naresh Tikait suggested a social boycott of the BJP in Uttar Pradesh, an MP, MLA and several leaders of the party visited Lisad village in Shamli Sunday afternoon in the first such foray by the party into ground zero of the Jat unrest …
  • Maharashtra Covid spike: Weeklong lockdown imposed in parts of 3 Vidarbha districts February 22, 2021 2:46 pm Amravati Guardian Minister Yashomati Thakur said Sunday certain city areas in Amravati, Akola and Buldana districts will go under lockdown for a week from Tuesday in view of a spike in Covid-19 cases. On Sunday, Amravati Divisional Commissioner Piyush …
  • Spike in Covid cases: Weeklong lockdown imposed in Vidarbha city areas February 21, 2021 5:20 pm Amravati Guardian Minister Yashomati Thakur said Sunday certain city areas in Amravati, Akola and Buldana districts will go under lockdown for a week from Tuesday in view of a spike in Covid-19 cases. On Sunday, Amravati Divisional Commissioner Piyush …
  • Maharashtra: Curfew in Amravati, Akola, Wardha districts February 21, 2021 2:02 am CURFEW has been imposed in Amravati, Akola and Wardha districts of Vidarbha as part of measures to contain rising Covid-19 cases. “In Amravati and Akola districts, curfew started at 5 pm on Saturday and will continue till 7 am on Monday,” said Amravati …
  • Kerala, Maharashtra, Punjab, MP, Chhattisgarh see Covid uptick February 21, 2021 2:00 am While 18 states didn’t report any Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours and the national positivity rate — now at 5.22 per cent — has been showing a steady decline over the last 13 days, there is a spot of worry: five states have been reporting an upsurge …
  • Covid-19 cases up, ‘partial lockdown’, curbs in 5 Vidarbha districts February 20, 2021 10:15 am WITH the Covid-19 positivity graph shooting up sharply in Maharashtra’s Amravati division, the authorities have reimposed strict restrictions in all its five districts — Amravati, Akola, Yavatmal, Buldana and Washim — with a “partial lockdown” in two of …
  • Vidarbha authorities enforcing restrictions more strictly after rising positive cases February 18, 2021 7:29 am Authorities in Vidarbha have started a rigorous drive to strictly enforce Covid-19 restrictions in view of the rising number of positive cases in the region. The daily total number of positive cases has been increasing alarmingly over the past about …
  • At 69.3%, Vidarbha beats state in vaccinating health workers January 17, 2021 9:49 am Vidarbha achieved the target of vaccinating 69.3 per cent of frontline workers, surpassing the state average of 63.5 per cent, on the inaugural day of the nationwide Covid-19 inoculation drive. Of targeted 5,600 people at total 56 centres across 11 …
  • Amravati MLC poll: One seat, 27 candidates, 35,000 voters November 30, 2020 11:45 pm Amravati: The stage is set for the election of one seat to the Maharashtra Legislative Council from Amravati Division Teachers’ constituency on December 1. Around 35,000 teacher voters will decide the fate of 27 candidates in the fray by exercising their …
  • Nagpur police bust Rs 100 crore software-aided ponzi racket; 12 arrested November 29, 2020 5:47 pm Written by Vivek Deshpande | Nagpur | Updated: November 29, 2020 10:55:05 pm The accused managed to give some initial investors returns as promised but soon started faltering on it, police said.The Nagpur police has busted a Rs 100 crore software-aided …
  • Will Walker finally stay put? Answer key to tiger roadmap November 16, 2020 11:21 pm Officials point to two forest stretches that can provide a larger area for a tiger population to move about: the 74-sq km Katepurna Sanctuary in Akola and the 18-sq km Karanja Sohol Sanctuary in Washim.In March, a radio-collared tiger in India grabbed …
  • Spotlight on Walker, Dnyanganga poses conservation challenge November 15, 2020 7:56 pm The department is weighing many options to take the story of Walker, aged about three years, forward in terms of making it the centrepiece of a conservation initiative that would be the first of its kind in the country.With growing number of tigers, India …
  • Nagpur records over 3,000 new cases, toll now 1,935 September 18, 2020 7:53 pm Other high profile Covid-19 patients from Nagpur include State Minister Sunil Kedar and Assembly Speaker Nana Patole, but they were tested in Mumbai. (Representational)Nagpur recorded 3,420 new cases on Thursday and Friday, taking the total number of cases …
  • In another single-day high, Vidarbha records 94 deaths September 10, 2020 8:29 pm The district also recorded 1,934 fresh cases on the day, taking the total reported count to 46,490.(Express photo By Amit Mehra/Representational)VIDARBHA RECORDED a new single-day increase in the number of deaths due to Covid-19 on Thursday, as 94 …
  • BMC chief visits Nagpur as district’s daily positive tally nears 2,000 mark September 4, 2020 6:57 pm Brihanmumbai Municipal Commissioner Iqbal Chahal. ([email protected])EVEN as a special team headed by Brihanmumbai Municipal Commissioner Iqbal Chahal visited Nagpur on Friday, the district’s daily Covid-19 positive tally inched closer to the 2,000 mark. …
  • Heavy rain, flood situation: NDRF teams, columns of Army deployed in Vidarbha region August 30, 2020 9:09 pm Nagpur district Guardian Minister Nitin Raut visited affected parts of Nagpur district and directed officials to conduct damage assessment survey as soon as possible. Four rescue teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and one column of the …
  • Covid toll crosses 1,000 in Nagpur August 30, 2020 7:54 pm Written by Vivek Deshpande | Nagpur | Published: August 31, 2020 12:05:44 am Among 56 deaths reported as per Sunday’s bulletin, the highest (15) were reported from Ludhiana followed by Patiala (8). (Representational)The Covid-19 toll crossed the 1,000-mark …
  • Nagpur Covid-19 case count 4,792, over 3,200 reported in July alone July 29, 2020 10:10 pm After Nagpur, Akola is the second most-affected district in terms of cumulative positive cases, with a case tally of over 2,500, with 104 deaths. (Representational) Cases of Covid-19 and deaths due to the infection have seen a steep rise in Nagpur district …
  • Maharashtra allows hotels to take in and sell new liquor stock July 9, 2020 5:39 pm New Delhi: The Maharashtra government has allowed hotels with FL III licenses to take in new liquor stock and sell it till the lockdown gets over, through an order passed by the state’s excise department on Thursday. The order was passed by state's …
  • Maharashtra: HC raps Buldhana collector, directs civic admn to ensure sewage is not released into Lonar lake July 7, 2020 9:07 pm The court also warned against deliberate absence and/or breach of court’s directions. (Representational) THE NAGPUR bench of the Bombay High Court has directed civic authorities in Buldhana district to strictly ensure that sewage is not released into …
  • Melghat cell brings fire-hit areas down from 107 sqkm to 10 sqkm in 3 years July 6, 2020 1:21 am Nagpur: Bringing down the area under forest fires from 10,764 hectares (107sqkm) to 1,000 hectares (10sqkm) in the last three years, the Melghat Tiger Reserve’s (MTR) fire cell in Amravati has become a role model for the forest department when it comes to …
  • Maharashtra: State crosses 2 lakh mark, reports 7,074 fresh cases July 4, 2020 8:43 pm So far, out of 10,80,975 laboratory samples, 2,00,064 have tested positive (18.51%). (Representational) Maharashtra’s Covid-19 case count crossed two lakh with a record single-day spike of 7,074 new cases on Saturday. Fatalities in the state continued to …
  • Sudden surge in Akola’s neighbouring districts, 2 deaths recorded in Amravati June 28, 2020 12:56 am 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, …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 cases spike by 3,870 to over 1.32 lakh; 101 deaths take toll to 6,170 June 21, 2020 6:35 pm 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 …
  • Maharashtra: Akola reports 5 more deaths June 21, 2020 12:18 am 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 …
  • Submit report on water in Lonar lake turning red before June 29: Bombay HC to NEERI, Agarkar institute June 15, 2020 9:31 pm The bench also directed the irrigation department to regularly collect data on water levels of the lake and dam constructed upstream for experts for comparative analysis, and give reports to the court periodically. (source: wikimedia commons) The Nagpur …
  • Akola death toll crosses 50-mark as it records 5 deaths in a day June 14, 2020 6:46 pm 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 …
  • Lonar lake turning reddish: Buldana collector asks NEERI to find out why June 11, 2020 9:05 pm Lonar lake is a crater-lake at Lonar in Buldana and is believed to have been created over 52,000 years ago. (Source: Wikimedia Commons) Buldana Collector Suman Chandra has requested the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur, …
  • 29 temporary prisons earmarked across Maharashtra May 29, 2020 6:37 pm 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 …
  • With 5000-bed Covid care centre, Nagpur authorities prepare for ‘corona peak’ May 11, 2020 7:32 pm The city, so far, has 35 quarantine centres with a capacity to house 10,000 patients. (Representational) Nagpur is ready with what may be the biggest ‘Covid care centre’ in the country with a capacity to house 5,000 persons. Set up on the premises of the …
  • Maharashtra: ‘Zero Covid’ Wardha records two cases, including one death May 10, 2020 8:36 pm “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, …
  • Curbs in Nagpur to be partially lifted May 4, 2020 10:28 pm  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 Health Minister Rajesh Tope announces health insurance for all, Covid cases touch 12,296 May 3, 2020 12:07 am Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope (File) MAHARASHTRA RECORDED the highest single day jump in its toll with 36 deaths due to coronavius (COVID-19) on Saturday. The toll crossed 500, touching 521. Across the state, 790 new cases were recorded. Mumbai …
  • Amaravati: Officials on alert after two Covid-19 deaths in neighbourhood of first case April 24, 2020 5:24 pm Written by Vivek Deshpande | Nagpur | Published: April 24, 2020 10:02:15 pm District officials said that they have been doing a lot of contact tracing. (Source: Getty Images) Officials in Amaravati are on alert after two deaths Wednesday turned out to be …
  • Maharashtra: 350 new coronavirus cases in state, count 2,684 April 14, 2020 9:20 pm Four died at Pune’s Sassoon general hospital on Tuesday, with the toll climbing to 38 in the district. A total of 49 people tested positive in Pune on Tuesday, District Collector Naval Kishore Ram said. (Representational Image) With 350 new cases, …
  • Coronavirus in Maharashtra: With 21 new COVID-19 cases tally near 1,400-mark; Mumbai worst-hit April 10, 2020 10:37 am Image Source : AP The total number of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra has reached 1,364. The total number of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra has reached 1,385 after 21 new positive cases were reported on Friday, according the state health department data …
  • Maharashtra reports 162 new COVID-19 cases, tally rises to 1,297; Mumbai tops with 857 cases April 9, 2020 11:51 am Image Source : AP Of the 72 deaths in the state so far, 45 were reported in Mumbai, ten in Pune, three in Thane, two each in Kalyan- Dombivli With 162 fresh COVID-19 positive cases reported on Thursday, the total number of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra …
  • Coronavirus in Maharashtra: 8 deaths, 117 new cases, count 1,135 April 8, 2020 8:59 pm In Pune, ten deaths were registered since late Tuesday night due to COVID-19. The toll is now 18 deaths and 40 new positive cases. The number of positive cases is now 198, District Collector Naval Kishore Ram said. With eight deaths and 117 new cases, the …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 tally rises to 1135 with 117 new cases: Government April 8, 2020 4:55 pm Mumbai: On the fifteenth day of the national lockdown on Wednesday the number of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra increased by 117 to 1,135, with Mumbai city recording 72 new cases, a state health official said. The death toll of COVID-19 cases in the …
  • Coronavirus: Maharashtra becomes 1st state to cross 1,000-mark; Mumbai, Pune worst-hit April 8, 2020 11:44 am Image Source : ANI In Mumbai, the death toll climbed to 40, as per data released by Health ministry. The tally of COVID-19 patients in the country's financial capital now stands at 686, making it one of the hotspots of deadly virus not only in state …
  • Maharashtra becomes first Indian state to have more than 1,000 coronavirus cases April 8, 2020 7:45 am Maharashtra thus became the first state in the country to report more than 1,000 coronavirus cases, he said. Simultaneously, the death toll due to COVID-19 rose by 12 to 64 across the state. In Mumbai, the death toll climbed to 40, the Brihanmumbai …
  • 60 Tablighi Jamaat attendees in Maharashtra switch off mobile phones, go into hiding April 8, 2020 5:21 am Image Source : AP File Image About 50-60 people who had returned to Maharashtra after attending the Tablighi Jamaat event at Delhi's Nizamuddin Markaz, have switched off their mobile phones. According to the Maharashtra Home Ministry, the attendees …
  • Maharashtra coronavirus cases cross 1000 mark; death toll at 64. Check district-wise tally April 8, 2020 5:20 am Image Source : PTI Maharashtra coronavirus cases cross 1000 mark; death toll at 64. Check district-wise tally On the fourteenth day of the national lockdown on Tuesday Maharashtra reported a sharp spike by 150 in coronavirus positive cases, with Mumbai …
  • Number of coronavirus cases in Maharashtra crosses 1,000 April 7, 2020 2:47 pm MUMBAI: One hundred and fifty persons tested positive for coronavirus infection in Maharashtra on Tuesday, taking the number of COVID-19 patients in the state to 1,018, a health official said here. Maharashtra thus became the first state in the country to …
  • Maharashtra COVID-19 cases soar to 748, Mumbai emerges as coronavirus hotspot. Check full list April 6, 2020 6:19 am Pune has recorded 100 positive coronavius cases With 113 fresh cases of COVID-19 recorded on Sunday, Maharashtra's total number of confirmed cases have now jumped to 748 in the state,  according to the figures released by state's Health Ministry …
  • Maharashtra coronavirus tally mounts to 748; death toll 45: PTI April 5, 2020 7:12 pm Maharashtra on Sunday recorded 113 fresh cases of COVID-19, taking the total number of such people to 748 in the state. Simultaneously, the death toll due to coronavirus rose to 45 with 13 more people succumbing to the infection, a Health official said. …
  • Vidarbha: Man tests positive for coronavirus in Washim, first case in district April 3, 2020 5:49 pm 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- …
  • Coronavirus: Death toll rises to 19 in Maharashtra, cases now 336 April 2, 2020 12:39 am Security tightened as Worli Koliwada and Adarsh Nagar, Prabhadevi remains sealed. (Express photo by Nirmal Harindran) The death toll in Maharashtra due to COVID-19 touched 19 on Wednesday, with the total number of cases rising to 336. While a 56-year-old …
  • Maharashtra: Eighty-two more test positive, cases now 302 March 31, 2020 7:05 pm The 82 new cases included 59 from Mumbai, 13 from neighbouring districts of Mumbai, five from Pune, three from Ahmednagar and two from Buldhana. The number of cases doubled to 200 in five days on March 29. (Representational Image) The number of COVID-19 …
  • 'Walker' covers over 3,000 km to zero in on his new home March 31, 2020 6:14 am The tiger, one of the three cubs born to a Tipeshwar tigress (T1), was radio-collared on February 27 last year as part of the “Studying dispersal of Tigers across Eastern Vidarbha landscape” project. A male tiger from Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary in …
  • Maharashtra earmarks Rs 45 crore for food, shelter to migrant workers March 30, 2020 3:51 pm By Express News Service MUMBAI: Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Monday approved a fund of Rs 45 crore for the food, shelter and other facilities for the migrant labourers stranded in Maharashtra due to lockdown amid coronavirus outbreak. The …
  • Buldana victim 1st Covid-19 death outside Mum March 29, 2020 1:53 pm
  • Buldana vicitm first coronavirus death outside Mumbai, 3 more test positive in Nagpur March 29, 2020 12:55 pm
  • Planning a post-exam trip to bust stress? Here's why Siwalik Fossil Park & Lonar Lake should be on your itinerary March 12, 2020 10:03 am A vacation after school exams may not need too much planning if you get your pointers in place right-away. Read along for amazing bets this Summer. HIMACHAL’S PRIDE: SIWALIK FOSSIL PARK Siwalik Fossil Park, Saketi, Sirmur District in Himachal Pradesh …
  • Women's Day 2020: School girls made District Collector for a day in Maharashtra March 4, 2020 8:29 pm What is self-quarantine? In the run-up to International Women's Day, the Buldhana district administration in Maharashtra has come up with one of its kind initiatives to celebrate womanhood as it is giving an opportunity to the bright girls of Zilla …
  • Three held, 2 detained for assault on couple in Jalna February 1, 2020 3:19 am While the police said the motive behind the assault was yet to be ascertained, police said the woman, who is reportedly in her early 20s, was also molested by the men. (Representational Image) Three persons were arrested and two others detained on Friday …
  • This tiger becomes India's 'first' ever to have walked 1,700 km December 28, 2019 2:04 pm (Representative photo) Photo courtesy WII. The radio-collared sub-adult tiger, TWLS-T1-C1, from Tipeshwar Wildlife Sanctuary in Yavatmal district of Vidarbha, continues to evoke awe and curiosity about his seemingly unstoppable journey. Now, into the …
  • Home invaders and hijackers arrested, Durban December 15, 2019 12:44 pm South African Police Service Police officers from the Umlazi Highway Patrol and K9 Unit arrested five suspects for a house robbery in the Wentworth area. The suspects were arrested whilst fleeing from the crime scene. On 11 December 2019, at 14:30, the …
  • 55-year-old disabled woman raped, murdered in Maharashtra’s Buldana district December 7, 2019 9:56 pm The accused apparently entered the house some time in the night and raped the woman under the influence of alcohol. A 55-YEAR-old disabled woman was raped and murdered in Maharashtra’s Buldana district on Friday night, police said. A 28-year-old man, who …
  • Tipeshwar Tiger Travels 1300 Km In Search Of New Territory, Mate December 3, 2019 4:19 am A male sub-adult tiger from Tipeshwar reached Dnyanganga on Monday. A male sub-adult tiger (TWLS-T1-C1) on Monday reached Dnyanganga Sanctuary in Buldana district covering a distance of 1,300 kilometers across Maharashtra and Telangana in a span of about …
  • Maharashtra: Dy CM Ajit Pawar was BJP target in irrigation, other ‘scams’ November 23, 2019 11:27 pm NCP Ajit Pawar reaches Y.B.Chavan hall in Mumbai for NCP meeting on Tuesday. Express Photo by Amit Chakravarty 12-11-19, Mumbai Ajit Pawar, who took oath as deputy chief minister in a BJP-led government on Saturday morning, has been linked to cases in the …
  • BJP-Sena on a high, leads in 149 seats in Maha (2nd Lead) October 24, 2019 6:18 am Mumbai, Oct 24 (IANS) The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena combine on Thursday raced ahead in its bid to retain power in Maharashtra by notching leads in 149 constituencies out of 288 — more than the half-way mark of 144. The opposition Congress- …
  • Maharashtra Poll Results October 24, 2019 5:02 am MUMBAI: Maharashtra's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena's dream run continued with their candidates leading in over 125 constituencies while the opposition Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) nominees were ahead in around 75 seats …
  • Cong. attacks BJP-ruled States over farmer suicides October 15, 2019 2:16 am The Congress on Monday said while farmer suicides in the BJP-ruled States like Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh continued unabated, leaders of the ruling party including Chief Ministers of these States refused to acknowledge them. “How shameful! When farmers …
  • Maharashtra polls: BJP takes selective action against rebels October 11, 2019 2:54 pm Express News Service MUMBAI: BJP has acted against some of the dissidents. However, the action is selective. Only four dissidents have faced action, according to party insiders. Condition in Congress, NCP and Shiv Sena is not much different. The BJP on …
  • Maharashtra: Bodies of woman, 4 daughters found floating in Buldana well September 23, 2019 10:45 am Buldana:  Bodies of a woman and four of her daughters were found floating in a well in Buldana's Malegaon here on Monday, police said. The police have reached the spot and an investigation underway.   According to locals the deceased had left home for …
  • ‘90 dogs found dead not from Bhokardan’: Municipal Council chief September 13, 2019 9:11 pm Buldana police has arrested five persons from Bhokardan town in neighbouring Jalna district. (Representational Image) Even as Buldana police are seeking legal advice to fix the responsibility of the mass killing of stray dogs, Bhokardan Municipal Council …
  • PETA seeks action against officials in Buldana dog deaths case September 13, 2019 11:14 am PETA has taken up the issue with authorities. “There is clear violation of Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act. (Representational image) Even as Buldana police are seeking legal advice to fix the vicarious responsibility of extermination of stray dogs …
  • Dogcatchers hired by municipal body subjected canines to extreme cruelty: Police September 12, 2019 1:48 am Police said the Bhokardan Municipal Council in Jalna district had outsourced the job of catching stray canines to dog catchers. (Representational image) POLICE HAVE detained four persons in connection with an alleged incident of cruelty, in which more than …
  • Vidarbha reels under agrarian crisis due to delayed and deficient rains July 11, 2019 5:53 pm Till date, Amravati has received 74 per cent rainfall whereas Nagpur division got 77 per cent. (File photo) Delayed and deficient rains this season, coupled with a drinking water and agrarian crisis have left Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region in the lurch. The …
  • Maharashtra Man Beats Girlfriend's Brother To Death Over Break-Up: Police June 19, 2019 4:57 pm The man was arrested from his relative's house in Aurangabad. (Representational) Jalna: A man and his accomplice were arrested in Maharashtra's Jalna district on Wednesday for allegedly killing the brother of the girl he was in love with. Twenty- …
  • Vidarbha: Congress-NCP polled more votes than BJP-Sena in 10 Assembly segments May 24, 2019 11:38 pm Suresh alias Balu Dhanorkar (Source: Twitter/@BalubhauOffice) In at least 10 of the total 62 Assembly segments in Vidarbha’s 10 Lok Sabha constituencies, the Congress-NCP has polled more votes than the BJP-Sena. In 2014 polls, when the saffron allies …
  • Delhi sweats as mercury soars, other states on alert April 29, 2019 7:41 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI: The national capital reeled under scorching heat on Sunday, with the maximum temperature recorded at 41.2 degrees Celsius, officials said. The minimum temperature settled at 25.4 degrees Celsius, a notch above normal, …
  • 2nd phase: 20,716 polling booths, 27000 VVPATs in place in Maharashtra April 18, 2019 1:15 am Mumbai, Apr 17 (PTI) A total of 179 candidates are in the fray from ten constituencies in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections in Maharashtra where voting will be held on April 18. A senior poll official Wednesday said around 85,46,000 voters are …
  • Two triangular fights likely in Lok Sabha Phase 2 in Maharashtra March 26, 2019 4:20 pm By Express News Service MUMBAI: At least two of the 10 Lok Sabha seats, going to poll in the second phase on April 18, would see triangular fights. This was clear on the last day of filing nominations for the phase on Tuesday. While candidates from Akola, …
  • Pulwama terror attack: Two from Maharashtra’s Buldana district among deceased February 15, 2019 4:43 pm At least 40 CRPF personnel were killed on Thursday afternoon in the Valley when a suicide bomber rammed his Scorpio SUV laden with explosives into a CRPF bus in south Kashmir. A pall of gloom descended on Buldana district with the news that two of the …
  • Farmers’ suicide: In six prone districts of Vidarbha, tally continues to drop since 2015 December 29, 2018 4:37 pm The state government has been faithfully recording farmers’ suicide tally since 2006 following intensive media coverage of farmers’ suicides in the region. (Representational Image/File) The combined rural suicide tally of six cotton-producing districts …