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Heavy rainfall predicted in Vidarbha by Met department

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 12:54

The Regional Meteorological Department here has predicted heavy rainfall in the entire Vidarbha region from 8:30 am till Wednesday, a special bulletin issued by Met office said Tuesday.

Address Vidarbha before Maharashtra polls, Muttemwar urges Sonia

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:29

Congress MP and ex-Union minister Vilas Muttemwar has urged party president Sonia Gandhi to take up the issue of separate Vidarbha with the Narendra Modi government at the Centre to revive its electoral chances in the impending Maharashtra Assembly Elections.

Vidarbha farmers, widows to fast tomorrow on delayed rain woes

Last Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014, 14:28

Farmers and widows of suicide affected families in Vidarbha would be observing a day-long fast tomorrow at Pandharkawada in Yavatmal district, to draw the attention of authorities to the distress due to delayed rains in the region.

Will take up Vidarbha farmers` issues with PM, says Uddhav

Last Updated: Saturday, June 28, 2014, 21:12

Slamming the ruling combine of Congress-NCP over farmers` suicide in Vidarbha region, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray today said he would take up their issues with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Darda calls for separate Vidarbha state

Last Updated: Sunday, June 15, 2014, 10:50

Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda has demanded separate statehood for Vidarbha citing problems faced by people of the region.

Mercury drops to 46.2 in Nagpur, Vidarbha sizzles

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 00:33

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.

Maharashtra Congress jolted as senior leader joins BJP

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 19:30

Maharashtra Congress suffered a rude post-election jolt Monday when senior leader and four-time member of parliament Datta Meghe announced he was quitting to join the Bharatiya Janata Party along with his two sons.

Vidarbha farmers demand Rs 30,000 cr package from budget

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 15:30

Farmers in the Maharashtra`s Vidarbha region have demanded a Rs 30,000 crore development package from the upcoming Union Budget.

No mass support for Vidarbha: Sena on Gadkari`s comment

Last Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014, 23:21

Shiv Sena on Sunday disapproved of the view expressed by senior BJP leader and Union Shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari on carving out separate Vidarbha state from Maharashtra.

Wardha sizzles at 47.8 degrees, hot spell on in Vidarbha

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 22:57

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

Next generation of Vidarbha leaders awaiting political debut

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 03, 2014, 12:42

With a host of politicians from the state`s Vidarbha region on the verge of retirement from active politics due to advancing age or demitting their offices in Assembly and Parliament, their children are eager to step into their shoes, sources said.

Vidarbha farmers` tea party ends high on demands

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 19:03

About 600 farmers sipped piping hot tea and discussed their bleak future over "Chai Par Charcha - Aur Chinta" here Monday afternoon.