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Wednesday, October 27, 2021



Maharashtra: 3 drown, 8 missing as boat capsizes in Upper Wardha dam backwaters

September 14, 2021 10:31 pm

The boat had a carrying capacity of just 4 or 5 people but 13 people, including the boatman, were riding it, which may have caused the boat to capsize, said the police.

Pune: Woman subjected to 'harassment, ritual' for giving birth to daughters; husband booked, mother-in-law and godman arrested

August 30, 2021 8:18 am

"The woman approached us recently with a complaint and an FIR was immediately registered after preliminary inquiry. We have invoked various sections of the IPC and the anti-superstition legislation," said Inspector Arvind Pawar.

SC stays HC judgment that cancelled MP Navneet Kaur-Rana's caste certificate

June 22, 2021 2:57 pm

Since Kaur-Rana, an independent candidate, had won from a constituency which was reserved for members of the Scheduled Caste community, the Bombay HC order meant that she was in danger of losing her seat.

At 6,900, Amravati records highest daily bird deaths in a district

March 12, 2021 1:28 am

Of the total bird deaths recorded on Wednesday, 6,900 were in Amravati district alone – the highest bird deaths recorded in a single day from a district. The Animal Husbandry Department said that the dead poultry birds were from a single farm in Khandeshwar taluka in Amravati district.

Maharashtra: Covid cases rise, Amravati notes decline

March 10, 2021 2:00 am

Daily new cases have also reduced from over 700 a fortnight ago to 280 on Tuesday.

Amid pandemic, India’s first digital village faces teething problems in digitisation

February 27, 2021 1:44 pm

From want of funds to negligence, the district has lost its digital tag in the last four years. Grocery shopowner Manish Meshram joked that tribals now call Harisal an "ex-digital village".

All gatherings banned in Maharashtra from Monday due to COVID-19 spike: CM Uddhav

February 22, 2021 8:29 pm

For the past week, more than 200 COVID-19 cases are being reported daily in Maharashtra.

Maharashtra: Curfew in Amravati, Akola, Wardha districts

February 21, 2021 2:04 am

In Wardha, the 36-hour curfew began at 8 pm on Saturday, according to Superintendent of Police Prashant Holkar.

Chandrababu Naidu met with protests at Amravati

November 28, 2019 2:36 pm

A group of farmers accused Chandrababu Naidu of failing to develop Amaravati despite thousands of farmers voluntarily giving away their fertile land during the land pooling drive.

Lok Sabha election: BJP may field Seema Savale for Amravati seat in 2019

October 05, 2018 3:53 am

The Amravati Lok Sabha seat is located in the Vidarbha region of the state and has traditionally been a Shiv Sena stronghold.