Saturday, Feb 04, 2023



Why Vidarbha’s concerns have taken a backseat in Maharashtra’s Winter Session

January 05, 2023 2:52 pm

At the Nagpur Winter Session that began on December 19, political parties chose to raise emotive issues, ignoring the problems plaguing the Vidarbha region.

Irrigation funds: Rs 1,400 crore cleared for two irrigation projects in Vidarbha and rail line

November 30, 2022 9:27 am

Revised approval of Rs 826 crore was granted to Wasani Medium Irrigation project in Achalpur tehsil of Vidarbha’s Amaravati district.

Dua, and now this dargah has dawa too for mentally ill

September 20, 2022 5:53 pm

People from all faiths visit the Sailani baba durgah from across the country. On its yatra day, which is the fifth day from Holi festival, the dargah saw a turnout of over 15 lakh.

Heatwave set to return to Vidarbha today

May 05, 2022 10:24 am

On Wednesday, Ahemdnagar in Madhya Maharashtra was the hottest in the state, logging 44 degrees Celsius of maximum temperature.

Heatwave to abate from today, thundershowers to bring respite, says IMD

May 03, 2022 4:58 am

There are also chances of thunderstorms and rain over Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, east Madhya Pradesh, Bihar, Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand and all southern states till Friday.

Vidarbha sizzles at 45°C, yellow alert till April 30

April 27, 2022 8:52 am

The state's highest maximum temperatures (in degrees Celsius) were recorded at Brahmapuri (44.7), followed by Akola (44.5), Chandrapur and Wardha (44.4 each), Gondiya (43.5), Amravati (43.2), Nagpur, Washim and Parbhani (43 each), Ahmednagar (42.3) and Solapur (41.4).

Maharashtra announces summer vacation plan for schools

April 12, 2022 7:20 am

Schools will start their new academic year on June 13, except Vidarbha where it will start on June 27, considering the higher temperatures there.

Take 5: 'Felt like an earthquake. Stars fall from sky, but it was round...'

April 30, 2022 11:06 pm

On April 2, “burning objects” were seen falling from the sky in several parts of Maharashtra’s Vidarbha region, including a metal ring of 8-10 ft diametre that was spotted by residents of Ladboli village in Chandrapur district.

Maharashtra: Seven heat-related deaths and 59 heatstroke cases in a fortnight

April 07, 2022 6:14 pm

Akola has been the hottest city in the country for the past three days, with maximum temperatures soaring to 44 degree Celsius.

Maharashtra: Over 1,000 ponds built along E-way spell boon to drought-prone farmers

January 31, 2022 4:01 am

🔴 As farmers in Vidarbha and Marathwada region face water scarcity, government officials say that these new ponds and check dams will help store over 2,500 crore litres of water that can be used by them well after the monsoon.