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Tiger kills woman in Maharashtra

Wednesday 8 January '14

18 such deaths were recorded in Vidarbha last year, mostly in Chandrapur.
Nagpur lodge murder: 2 held

Wednesday 8 January '14

The police said the two confessed to committing the crime.
Four-yearly national tiger census begins on Jan 16

Saturday 4 January '14

The figure in Melghat Tiger Reserve (Amravati) too has gone up from 29 to 32, while the Pench Tiger Reserve tally has remained same at 19.
Officer probing Rahi case gets flood of letters from across globe

Friday 3 January '14

The continuing flood of 40-50 letters a day has given Suhas Bawche an opportunity to collect stamps of various countries.
Investigating officer of Naxal couriers case flooded with 20,000 letters claiming their innocence

Thursday 2 January '14

Letters have come from round the world, with over 60% sent from the Netherlands.
Good news: Vidarbha suicides fall 50%

Wednesday 1 January '14

Only 752 suicides in year gone by, almost half of 2006 peak.
Anti-Naxal operations on in remote areas of Odisha, Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh

Saturday 28 December '13

Choppers stationed at Nagpur and Raipur for assistance have been put on high alert, sources said.
Farm India heads for Nagpur

Friday 27 December '13

‘Biggest ever’ agri expo has Rs 45 cr budget, 50-acre stage, 65,000 farmers a day for 5 days.
Devyani Khobragade falsely said she had no flat when she got one in Adarsh: probe panel

Saturday 21 December '13

Khobragade falsely said she had no flat when she got one in Adarsh: probe panel
'Politicians, officials who signed on dotted line, for a price'

Saturday 21 December '13

Commission’s observation: It was difficult to accept Chavan’s contention that he didn’t know his relatives had applied for flats.
‘Army officers colluded with Adarsh promoters’

Saturday 21 December '13

The panel names Maj Gen T R Kaul, Col T K Sinha, Maj Gen A R Kumar, Brig M M Wanchoo and others as those who benefited by securing apartments in the housing society.
They signed on the dotted line, for a price

Saturday 21 December '13

The Adarsh probe commission has indicted seven people, including former CM Ashok Chavan, saying there was a quid pro quo for favours they granted.
Vidarbha state not viable: CM

Friday 20 December '13

Kelkar Committee report on regional imbalance is being discussed.
Nitin Gadkari calls Aam Aadmi Party right-wing Maoism

Wednesday 18 December '13

AAP's agenda is to destroy democratic system in the name of grassroots democracy, said Gadkari.
AAP likely to field Anjali Damania against Gadkari, Kumar Vishwas to take on Rahul

Tuesday 17 December '13

I was initially reluctant to take it up due to my personal and family responsibilities: Damania.
Govt ropes in NDDB to increase milk production in Vidarbha, Marathwada regions

Tuesday 17 December '13

Patel expressed confidence that the agreement would pave the way for increasing milk production in the two regions of Maharashtra.
Theft of Gandhi specs: Mystery over identity of suspect continues

Tuesday 3 December '13

Specs had gone missing three years ago and the matter was handed over to the state CID (Crime).
State grants NOCs for GM field trials

Saturday 30 November '13

The permission has come in the wake of a report by Anil Kakodkar Committee recommending grant of permission with certain restrictions.
Agri production likely to be up by 10 pc this year

Sunday 10 November '13

Total agriculture production will be up by 10 per cent, according to state Agriculture Department.
86,000 hectares of shrub forest may be freed up for development

Saturday 9 November '13

Centre gives in-principle nod to the state government.


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