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Vivek Deshpande

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In Gadchiroli, NOTA clinches second spot as non-tribals reject candidates
Sun, Oct 19, 2014

At Kunghada village of Chamorshi tehsil, the entire non-tribal population of over 3,000 remained away from voting.

Economists ask PM Modi not to dilute NREGS; Gadkari says focus on backward areas
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

The economists expressed concern over plans to restrict the ambit of the scheme to just 200 districts.

For and against in the debate over Vidarbha
Wed, Oct 15, 2014

Rajiv Gandhi sent P A Sangma to assess the Vidarbha situation and as per a recent statement by the latter in Lok Sabha, Rajiv favoured statehood.

In tribal belt, Congress stares at losses while BJP hopes to gain
Mon, Oct 13, 2014

The Congress is strong only in parts of its erstwhile bastion, particularly Chandrapur where it has three seats, but has been slowly yielding space to the BJP.

Narendra Modi stirs a storm, but no straw in the wind still
Sun, Oct 12, 2014

In the alliance years since 1990, the Congress has had a low and a high of 18 and 26 seats in Vidarbha compared to BJP’s 13 and 22.

Bhagwat pats Modi govt, pushes Swadeshi model of development
Sat, Oct 04, 2014

Unless the last person in the country feels satisfied with welfare initiatives, security and safety, the government cannot complete its task, Bhagwat said.

Modi has 22+ rallies in BJP’s ‘historic’ plan
Wed, Oct 01, 2014

Rudy was confident the party would form the government on its own by winning over 180 seats.

Warora: BJP dumps RSS man for Deotale
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

Firefighting begins as Bujone joins NCP and given ticket.

Gadchiroli cops anticipate Naxal attacks, ready with combat plan
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

The police said that Naxals were expected to make every possible attempt to disrupt polling in Gadchirol.

Warora: BJP dumps RSS man for Deotale
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

Firefighting begins as Bujone joins MNS and given ticket.

Gadchiroli cops anticipate Naxal attacks, ready with combat plan
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

Some ten-odd booths have been shifted to safer places due to inaccessibility caused by heavy rains and thick vegetation.

CoBRA scans Abujmaad forest for key Maoist meet
Thu, Sep 25, 2014

The 10th congress, if the reports were to be believed, was scheduled from September 10 to September 21.

Ahead of global meet, Maoists admit to setbacks
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

The committee said that “we are striving hard for revival of the movement from the areas where we had to retreat.

Dengue cases up in Vidarbha but lower mortality this year
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

In case of malaria, the figures till August this year are 23, 532, 93, 17 compared to last year’s 16, 920, 42, 15.

Dengue cases up in Vidarbha but lower mortality this year
Fri, Sep 12, 2014

Last year, the corresponding figures were 64, 1,753, 268 and 35, respectively.

Court rejects bail plea of ‘Naxal’ Hem Mishra
Sun, Sep 07, 2014

Suspect was first of the 3 ‘Maoists’ from Delhi arrested by Gadchiroli cops last year.

‘45 million visually-challenged people are still from India’
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

A prevention program has been able to bring down blindness caused by cataract from 85% in 1950s to 58% today.

Bombay High Court quashes professor Saibaba’s bail plea
Tue, Aug 26, 2014

Confined to wheelchair, Saibaba is currently lodged in Nagpur’s Central Prison.

Maoist links: Bombay HC quashes Saibaba’s bail plea
Mon, Aug 25, 2014

Court said a prima facie case exists against the DU professor for involvement in Maoist activities

Modi lays stone for Nagpur Metro
Fri, Aug 22, 2014

Also inaugurates a road project for city and dedicates to the nation two units of NTPC project at Mouda; CM skips events

Boycott Modi’s functions, Congress tells Oppn CMs
Thu, Aug 21, 2014

Maharashtra CM Chavan says he will skip an event today.

Boycott Modi’s functions, Congress tells Opposition CMs, Prithviraj Chavan says he will skip it
Wed, Aug 20, 2014

The Nagpur metro rail project has blown up into a full-scale political war.

Chandrapur tiger shot dead
Wed, Aug 20, 2014

The tiger is believed to have killed at least six persons since February this year.

Chandrapur tiger that killed six shot dead
Tue, Aug 19, 2014

The tiger is believed to have killed six persons since February this year, three of them in this month.

Radio collar stuck in Customs dept, release of tigress into Pench stalled
Tue, Aug 19, 2014

The satellite-aided radio collar, costing Rs 3.5 lakh with accessories, had reached India from Germany in February.

Suspected to have claimed sixth victim, Chandrapur tiger ordered to be shot
Mon, Aug 18, 2014

This is the third tiger ordered to be shot in Vidarbha and second in Chandrapur since 2007

Suspected to have claimed sixth victim, Chandrapur tiger ordered to be shot
Mon, Aug 18, 2014

This is the third tiger ordered to be shot in Vidarbha and second in Chandrapur since 2007.

As Gadkari pushes Nagpur Metro, ruling alliance finds credit going BJP’s way
Thu, Aug 14, 2014

Speculation is also rife over Shiv Sena being cold-shouldered in the planning of the programme.

Year on, Gadchiroli without a full-time DIG
Tue, Aug 05, 2014

Ravindra Kadam and Haq had worked to put Naxals on the back foot in Gadchiroli.

Cong set to copy BJP’s campaign strategy
Tue, Aug 05, 2014

Citing the example of post-Emergency elections, several leaders recalled how Vidarbha stood by the Congress in its hour of crisis.

Parked in Nagpur, Gadkari’s ethanol bus awaits its fate
Sun, Aug 03, 2014

The company has sent the bus without any formal written acceptance to the NMC.

Roads, buildings, bridges replace fear of Naxals
Tue, Jul 29, 2014

Bridges and roads pending for many years have been completed.

No change in land Act unless all parties want it: Gadkari
Sun, Jul 20, 2014

Gadkari also announced that the Centre will soon inaugurate “Bank of Ideas and Innovations”

Shah calls on RSS chief, discusses Maharashtra polls
Sat, Jul 19, 2014

Shah also invited Bhagwat for his son’s wedding ceremony.

RSS may ask BJP to ‘fend for itself’ in Assembly elections
Fri, Jul 18, 2014

The RSS doesn’t want the BJP to be dependent on it every time for electoral success.

Heritage conservation is spirit of Sevagram plan, not tourism: Minister
Sat, Jul 12, 2014

It aims conserve Gandhian ideals enshrined in several Gandhian structures and institutions.

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