Maharashtra: Farmers who sought permission to kill self get their dues

The dues of seven farmers who sought permission to commit suicide have been cleared, an official said on Wednesday.

Maharashtra continues to reel under heat wave

Vidarbha and Marathwada regions of Maharashtra continued to reel under intense heat wave conditions on Wednesday, recording temperatures of over 40 degrees Celsius, a weather official said.

Maharashtra sizzles in heatwave, Odisha put on alert

People in large parts of India experienced a searing hot day with heatwave-like conditions prevailing in many states and mercury settling above 40 degrees Celsius.

Anna Hazare meets associates, discusses march against land bill

Anti-corruption crusader Anna Hazare on Monday held discussions with his associates over his planned pad-yatra (foot-march) from Sevagram here to Delhi to oppose the land bill.

Anna Hazare leaves for Wardha ahead of 'padyatra'

Social activist Anna Hazare, who has announced a 1,100-km padyatra (foot march) to put pressure on the Central government against 'anti-farmer' provisions in the Land Acquisition Bill, on Sunday left for Wardha to hold deliberations on the march.

Anna Hazare to launch 1100 kms padyatra from Wardha to Delhi

Veteran social activist Anna Hazare has announced a 1,100-km padyatra (foot march) to put pressure on the Central government against 'anti-farmer' provisions in the Land Acquisition Act.

Narendra Modi may visit Wardha, Nagpur on August 21

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Nagpur and the neighbouring district of Wardha on August 21 on his maiden visit to the Vidarbha region for a couple of events here, sources said here tonight.

Cargo ports planned at Surat, Wardha, Aurangabad: Gadkari

To reduce dependence on roads for cargo movement and to reduce the costs, JNPT, country`s largest container port, will be setting up satellite ports at Wardha, Aurangabad and Surat, Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said here today.

PM Modi may visit Wardha, Nagpur on August 21

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is likely to visit Nagpur and the neighbouring district of Wardha on August 21 on his maiden visit to the Vidarbha region for a couple of events here, sources said here on Wednesday night.

Datta Meghe quits Congress with his two sons; to join BJP

Former Congress MP Datta Meghe has quit the party with his two sons and indicated that he would join BJP on July 5.

Mercury drops to 46.2 in Nagpur, Vidarbha sizzles

Nagpur on Monday experienced a brief respite from scorching heat with mercury dipping to 46.2 degree Celsius from 47.2 degree Celsius even as entire Vidarbha region is reeling under intense heat wave.

Wardha sizzles at 47.8 degrees, hot spell on in Vidarbha

Wardha in Vidarbha region was on Friday the hottest city in Central India, recording a maximum temperature of 47.8 degrees Celsius.

Five killed as bus catches fire in Maharashtra

Five passengers were killed and ten others injured when a private bus caught fire near Talegaon in Maharashtra`s Wardha district Thursday morning.

Modi to hold rally in Wardha on March 20

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi will address a public rally in Wardha city on March 20.

Gujarat development media story: Kejriwal

Unfazed by the attack over his comments on media, AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal continued to target the media saying it was a political conspiracy to indulge in a propaganda on the Gujarat model of development to project Narendra Modi.

Kin of Congress stalwarts Meghe, Rau in fray for Wardha primary

Kin of Congress heavyweight Datta Meghe and party`s veteran (late) Prabha Rau have emerged as major contenders for Lok Sabha ticket in Wardha primary scheduled on Sunday.

Youth Congress national executive meet in Wardha from Monday

The national executive committee meet of the All-India Youth Congress (AIYC) will begin from Monday at Sewagram in Wardha district.

Youth Congress national executive meet in Wardha from tomorrow

The national executive committee meet of the All-India Youth Congress (AIYC) will begin on Monday at Sewagram in Wardha district.

Boat capsizes in river; 3 drown, 4 missing

Three persons drowned and four others were missing after their boat capsized in a river in Wardha district, police said.

Rains disrupt railway traffic between Nagpur and Wardha

In view of heavy rains, railway traffic have been disrupted between Sindi and Tuljapur stations on the Nagpur-Wardha section of Central Railway.