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Tuesday, February 18, 2020



Nagardhan excavations: Why are findings important to understand Vakataka dynasty

January 28, 2020 8:21 am

At Nagardhan near Nagpur, recent excavations have brought new clarity on the life, religious affiliations and trade practices of the Vakataka dynasty, which ruled parts of Central and South India centuries ago.

We the People: ‘When people visit India, must give positive picture’

December 28, 2019 11:06 pm

What does the Constitution mean in their lives, in letter and spirit? Which rights matter to them the most, at home and beyond, as they enter 2020, the 70th year of the Republic.

Nagpur: To counter CAA protests, Sangh front to hold rally in support

December 21, 2019 8:04 pm

Among prominent leaders to participate would be Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. Organisers said they were expecting participation by 20,000 people.

Nagpur mayor shot at days after receiving threat letter

December 19, 2019 7:32 am

Three bullets were reportedly fired at the mayor’s car, a sports utility vehicle, in fewer than 60 seconds. While two of the bullets hit the right door of the SUV, one pierced through the rear windshield.

24 days on, Nagpur Police yet to nab lawyer booked for ‘offensive’ Ayodhya post

December 12, 2019 9:39 am

The police had booked Phadke under Sections 153(A) and (B), 295 (A) and 504, 505(2) of the IPC and Section 67 of the Information Technology Act. Phadke had moved the Sessions Court seeking anticipatory bail.

December 7, 1979, Forty Years Ago: Nagpur violence

December 06, 2019 11:35 pm

December 7, 1979, Forty Years Ago: George Fernandes denied reports that he was likely to join the Janata Party. He described a Calcutta report attributed to Jagjivan Ram as “Just so much unadulterated nonsense”.

Nagpur Police drops young woman stranded at railway station home, gets praise online

December 06, 2019 5:01 pm

The transportation was provided as part of a recently-announced initiative by the Nagpur Police to drop women home if they are travelling alone at night.

Surgery begins on a first: Artificial limb for Nagpur tiger

October 10, 2019 6:49 am

On Wednesday, local veterinarians, and orthopaedics and prosthetic limb expert from the University of Leeds, Peter Giannoudis, carried out a 25-minute surgical procedure to relieve the 7-year old tiger Sahebrao of pain on his left front leg.

Nagpur: Locals batter two men to death after 36-year-old man killed over ‘dispute’

October 02, 2019 6:13 am

According to police, Shyam Nandwanshi, 36, a criminal facing charges of murder, was a part of a gang involved in gambling. He reportedly was killed by members of his own gang over some dispute at Paratwada town on Monday, police said.

Bajaj group chairman Rahul Bajaj pays tribute to RSS founders in Nagpur

September 17, 2019 2:22 pm

Bajaj dropped by the RSS Smruti Mandir while on his way to Wardha to attend the inauguration of Bajaj Institute of Technology. The institute has been started by Shiksha Mandal, an educational organisation chaired by Bajaj.


15-year-old boy to be honoured with Bravery Award posthumously

January 20, 2016 8:27 am

Nagpur, Jan 20 (ANI): A 15-year-old Indian boy, who is one of two children, will posthumously be honoured with the National Bravery Awards on January 24 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at his residence in New Delhi. Gaurav Sahastrabuddhe from Nagpur sacrificed his life while saving his four friends. He will be presented with ‘Bharat Award’, the highest of the National Bravery awards. Friends and family of Sahastrabuddhe are happy to find his name on the list of the children to be presented with the award. The award will be accepted by Sahastrabuddhe parents. The Indian Council for Child Welfare announced that apart from the two children, the National Bravery Awards will also be given to 23 others across the country.