NAGPUR - Two robberies in the fully air-conditioned (AC) super-fast Rajdhani Express (2430) from New Delhi to Bangalore early Wednesday left passengers shocked and fuming, raising concerns over their safety and baggage security.
NAGPUR - Two burglaries in the prestigious Rajdhani Express (2430) from New Delhi to Bangalore early Wednesday shocked passengers, raising concerns over their safety and baggage security.
NAGPUR - The Maharashtra government will finally table the Ram Pradhan-V.Balachandran Committee Report, which probed the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, in both houses of the state legislature next Monday.
NAGPUR - Highly inspired by the success received to the Telangana region people, the virus of a separate state of Vidharbha has gained momentum.
NAGPUR - To project their identity to the world and seeking social acceptance, the sex workers here on Thursday (December 03), walked the ramp at a fashion show hosted in the city.
NAGPUR - The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Sunday demanded action against MNS chief Raj Thackeray for trying to divide the country in the name of language and humiliating the lingua franca.
NAGPUR - Maharashtra BJP Chief Nitin Gadkari has clarified that he is not contending for the party’s top post, as being claimed by some media reports.
NAGPUR - President Pratibha Patil’s son Rajendrasingh alias Raosaheb Shekhawat Thursday won the Amravati assembly seat in eastern Maharashtra defeating Congress rebel and former minister Sunil Deshmukh.
NAGPUR - Suspected Maoists opened fire at four polling stations in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district where re-polling was completed Thursday, police said.
NAGPUR - Suspected Maoists fired at a polling booth Thursday during re-poll in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district, police said.
PATNA/RANCHI/NAGPUR - Blasting rail tracks and phone towers, bombing a bus as well as schools, Maoist guerrillas Tuesday unleashed a wave of violence in Bihar and Jharkhand as well as Gadchiroli in Maharashtra where assembly elections were disrupted because people were too scared to vote.
NAGPUR - Voting in at least 11 polling stations in two assembly constituencies of Gadchiroli has not started following a scare early Tuesday morning when Maoists opened fire in the area, an election official said.
PATNA/RANCHI/NAGPUR - Blasting train tracks and mobile phone towers and firing in the air to intimidate, Maoist guerrillas Tuesday unleashed a wave of violence in several places in Jharkhand and Bihar as well as Gadchiroli in Maharashtra where assembly elections were underway.
NAGPUR - Suspected Maoists fired a few rounds shortly before polling began early Tuesday in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district, where the rebels had killed 17 policemen last week, a senior police officer said.
NAGPUR - The cotton growers in Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region, who were worried about their crop during the June-August sowing season, now have their hopes rested on a good yield following the heavy rains witnessed in the State.
NAGPUR - Congress Party President Sonia Gandhi has blamed the opposition for playing divisive politics in Maharashtra.
NAGPUR - The central government has sent 20 additional companies of the paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) to hunt down the Maoists responsible for the massacre of 17 policemen in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district Thursday, a police officer said Saturday.
NAGPUR - The four policemen badly injured in an attack by Maoists in Vidarbha region of Maharashtra are responding to medical treatment, said doctors attending them in Nagpur on Friday.
NAGPUR - More than 200 farmers’ widows staged a silent protest near the venue of Congress leader Rahul Gandhi’s first election rally in Yavatmal in eastern Maharashtra Friday.
NAGPUR - More than 300 security personnel Friday hunted for Maoists who massacred 17 policemen after ambushing them in a jungle strip in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district.
NAGPUR - In a major attack days before the assembly polls, Maoist guerrillas Thursday ambushed a police patrol and gunned down at least 17 policemen in a jungle stretch of Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district. Suspected Maoists also slit the throat of a police informer and dumped his body in the same district, police said.
NAGPUR - Maoist guerrillas Thursday ambushed a police patrol and gunned down at least 18 policemen in a jungle stretch of Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district, officials said.
GADCHIROLI - At least 18 policemen were killed by the Maoists in an ambush in Gadchiroli District of Maharashtra on Thursday afternoon.
NAGPUR - In two separate incidents, Maoist rebels attacked a police patrol Thursday and set fire to a village panchayat building in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district, a day after Home Minister P. Chidambaram appealed to them for peace.
NAGPUR - Former state minister Sunil Deshmukh of the Congress will contest the Maharashtra assembly elections against President Pratibha Patil’s son, he announced Tuesday evening after quitting the party in protest against denial of ticket to contest the polls.
NAGPUR - Farm widow Kalavati Bandurkar Tuesday withdrew her candidature from the Maharashtra assembly polls - a decision her party said she was “forced” to take by “vested interests” after Congress leader Rahul Gandhi propelled her to fame.
NAGPUR - Congress general secretary Rahul Gandhi has an “impressive personality” and a bright future, film star turned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Shatrughan Sinha said Sunday.
NAGPUR - Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Shatrughan Sinha on Sunday appreciated Congress General Secretary Rahul Gandhi, saying he has a bright future in the political arena and emphasized that he will carry forward the powerful Nehru-Gandhi lineage.
NAGPUR - An ailing Kalavati Bandurkar, the farmer’s widow from Yavatmal in Maharashtra who shot to fame after her encounter with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, travelled in an ambulance Friday afternoon to the office of the returning officer in Wani constituency to file her nomination papers for the coming assembly polls.
NAGPUR - Kalavati Bandurkar, the farmer’s widow from Yavatmal in Maharashtra who shot to fame after her encounter with Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, was rushed to a hospital early Friday following hypertension, according to her aide. A few days back, Kalavati had announced her intention to contest the forthcoming polls to the state assembly.