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In Maharashtra, convicts can earn reprieve by clearing Yoga test

The decision to conduct Yoga test was taken after the central government had last year asked state governments to promote the traditional discipline in all walks of life.

SHOCKING! Woman kills her 19-yr-old unmarried daughter after knowing she is pregnant

SHOCKING! Woman kills her 19-yr-old unmarried daughter after knowing she is pregnant

A shocking incident of suspected honour killing has been reported from Maharashtra's Nagpur.

Three brothers, including two juveniles, gang-rape minor girl

Three brothers, including two juveniles, allegedly gang-raped a 13-year-old girl at her home in a slum area of the city, police said on Monday.

India's harlequin baby dies after battling for life for 2 days

The baby girl weighing about 1.28kg was born with a severe genetic disorder, harlequin Ichthyosis.

Woman gives birth to a harlequin baby in Nagpur; first case in India

Infants with this condition are born with very hard, thick skin covering most of their bodies and their internal organs visible.

Born without 'skin' and visible internal organs, Nagpur baby is possibly India's first 'Harlequin Baby'

The infant is born blind and the chances of her survival are uncertain," paediatrician Dr Yash A. Banait, who was involved in the rare delivery along with obstetrician-gynaecologist Dr Prachi Dixit, said.

India's first 'Harlequin Baby' born in Nagpur

In what is described as the country's first, a female infant with a severe genetic disorder and near-total missing external body skin, was born here early on Saturday, a doctor said.

Protests for separate Vidharba state turn violent

Protests for separate Vidharba state turn violent

The BJP executive committee in 1987 had passed a revolution favouring smaller states including Vidarbha. However, their key ally Shiv Sena is opposed to a new state.  

Trupti Desai writes letter to Mohan Bhagwat, demands equal representation of women in RSS

Trupti Desai writes letter to Mohan Bhagwat, demands equal representation of women in RSS

Demanding equal representation of women in Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh, Bhumata Brigade leader Trupti Desai on Wednesday wrote a letter to Mohan Bhagwat.

Kanhaiya Kumar to meet FTII Pune students

After his visit to Nagpur, JNU Students' Union president Kanhaiya Kumar will next week meet the students of FTII here who had protested against Gajendra Chauhan's appointment as the chairman of the institute.

Maharashtra drought: Visakhapatnam, Raipur, Kanpur likely replacement IPL venues

Maharashtra drought: Visakhapatnam, Raipur, Kanpur likely replacement IPL venues

The Bombay HC on Wednesday ordered the organisers of IPL to hold no matches in Maharashtra after April 30. 

 Shoe hurled at JNUSU leader Kanhaiya Kumar in RSS bastion Nagpur

Shoe hurled at JNUSU leader Kanhaiya Kumar in RSS bastion Nagpur

Sedition-charged JNU students’ union leader Kanhaiya Kumar's car was on Thursday allegedly attacked by Bajrang Dal activists soon after he arrived in Nagpur to address a public gathering.

Maharashtra drought: IPL being targeted, won't be easy to shift matches, says BCCI

Maharashtra drought: IPL being targeted, won't be easy to shift matches, says BCCI

Maharashtra -- home to Rising Pune Supergiants and Mumbai Indians -- was to host 13 games after April 30, including the final in Mumbai.

Maharashtra drought: Bombay HC orders BCCI to shift all IPL 2016 matches after April 30

Maharashtra drought: Bombay HC orders BCCI to shift all IPL 2016 matches after April 30

The High Court also stated the Maharashtra Government to monitor the promised water by BCCI, and see that its supplied to affected areas.

IPL 9: MCA willing to provide water to drought-hit areas in Maharashtra, says BCCI to Bombay HC

IPL 9: MCA willing to provide water to drought-hit areas in Maharashtra, says BCCI to Bombay HC

The Bombay High Court will take a final decision today in connection with shifting the Indian Premier League (IPL) matches out of drought-hit Maharashtra.

Sonia, Rahul to take part in Ambedkar event in Nagpur; to address rally

All Congress MPs and MLAs from Maharashtra will also attend the event along with senior functionaries of AICC and the Congress Working Committee.

Chanting 'Bharat Mata Ki Jai' won't solve water crisis: Shiv Sena

The ruling alliance partner Shiv Sena on Thursday expressed alarm over the drought situation in Maharashtra and said mere chanting of "Bharat Mata Ki Jai" will not resolve the water crisis in the state.

Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium, Jamtha, Nagpur

The stadium has played home to several Test, ODI and T20I matches for India.

World T20: ICC identifies fresh pitch for final at Eden Gardens

World T20: ICC identifies fresh pitch for final at Eden Gardens

The ICC World Twenty20 final at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata, is likely to be played on a fresh pitch that has not yet been used in this tournament so far.

ICC World T20: West Indies beat South Africa by 3 wickets; join New Zealand in semi-finals

ICC World T20: West Indies beat South Africa by 3 wickets; join New Zealand in semi-finals

South Africa are virtually out of the tournament and their fate now hinges o the result of tomorrow's Super 10 Group 1 match against England and Sri Lanka at New Delhi.