Security tightened at Ashutosh Maharaj's ashram for monthly 'bhandara'

 Security has been increased around Nurmahal-based Divya Jyoti Jagriti Sansthan, the ashram of Ashutosh Maharaj where a 'bhandara'(community lunch) will be held on Sunday.

Weak stand of UPA on PM nominee, a reason for defeat: Praful Patel

Rajya Sabha member and former MP of Bhandara-Gondia Praful Patel said Congress`s weak stand on UPA`s prime ministerial nominee was one of the reasons for the its debacle in the recently-concluded general elections.

Bhandara rape-murder case handed over to CBI

Facing flak for "failure" of police to make headway in probe of alleged rape and murder of 3 minor sisters at Murmadi in Bhandara, Maharashtra government handed over case to CBI.

School headmaster booked for sexual assault

The headmaster of a government-aided residential school at Lakahndur taluka in neighbouring Bhandara district, was booked on Saturday.

`Bhandara sisters were not raped`

The three minor sisters from Bhandara, whose bodies were found on February 16, died due to drowning and were not raped, a new forensic report said.

Bhandara sisters’ rape case: Three detained

Three persons were on Tuesday detained in connection with the alleged rape and murder of three minor sisters in Bhandara district in east Maharashtra, police said.

I would solve problems when I come to power: Raj Thackeray

MNS chief Raj Thackeray on Friday said that it was his duty as an Opposition leader to highlight the problems of the state, and if he came to power, he would certainly solve them.

MHA too issued Shinde statement with names of Bhandara victims

As Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde disclosed names of Bhandara rape victims in Rajya Sabha, his Ministry committed similar faux pas by circulating his statement containing three names to the media.

Bhandara rape-murder case: Police still clueless

The police investigation into the rape and murder of three minor sisters at Murmadi village in Bhandara district of Maharashtra has not made a headway even after a fortnight.

NHRC to submit report to CM on Bhandara rape-murder case

A fact-finding team of National Human Rights Commission, led by commission member Nirmala Sawant-Prabhawalkar, visited Murwadi village in Lakhani taluka where 3 minor sisters were
killed after rape.

Teacher held for molestation

Accused Raju Bagade called the students to an evening class and showed them vulgar video clips on his mobile.

Bhandara shame: RR Patil meets family of the victims

Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil, who arrived here from Pune, drove straight to Murwadi and met the family members of the girls.

Bhandara shame: Day 9, accused still at large

While the failure of the police to find any lead in the rape and murder of three minor sisters is a cause of concern, what is more disturbing is the lack of nationwide support ; the case may just go unnoticed.

Centre seeks report on Bhandara rape, murder of 3 minors

In the wake of outrage over the alleged rape and murder of three minor girls in Maharashtra, the Centre on Thursday sought from the state government all details of the gruesome incident.

Bhandara shame: Guilty should be hanged in public, says mother

The mother of the three sisters who were raped, killed and dumped in a well is inconsolable but she is determined to get justice.

Three sisters raped, killed; bodies dumped in a well

Even before India could come over the pain and anger caused by the horrific Delhi gang-rape incident, another shocker - three sisters raped, killed and their bodies were dumped in a well in Bhandara district of Maharashtra.

Five of marriage party killed in Bhandara accident

Five people of a marriage party, including a seven-year-old boy, were killed when a truck rammed into their vehicle carrying more than 20 passengers, police said here Wednesday.