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Former selector Niranjan Shah's son Jaydev becomes first captain to play Ranji Trophy 100 matches

Former selector Niranjan Shah's son Jaydev becomes first captain to play Ranji Trophy 100 matches

Under Jaydev's leadership, Saurashtra reached Ranji finals in 2012-13 and 2015-16.

The fascinating story of 'Chota Babloo': How a young Vidarbha javelin thrower emerged as dreaded bowler

The fascinating story of 'Chota Babloo': How a young Vidarbha javelin thrower emerged as dreaded bowler

Having graduated to senior level this year, young Lalit, son of an Indian Airforce officer has taken successive five-wicket hauls.

Nephew of former Maharashtra CM Vasantrao Naik joins BJP

Nilay Naik, nephew of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Vasantrao Naik has joined the ruling BJP.

ACB files chargesheet in Gosikhurd irrigation scam

The Anti-Corruption Bureau on Saturday filed a chargesheet in a court here against six former officials for alleged fraud and corruption in Vidarbha's Gosikhurd inter-district irrigation project.

Vidarbha MLAs must unite on statehood issue: Groups

Several organisations fighting for a separate Vidarbha today called on the legislators from the region and requested them to show solidarity on the issue of Statehood.

Vidarbha: No such proposal; only Centre can form new states, says Fadnavis

Vidarbha: No such proposal; only Centre can form new states, says Fadnavis

The CM's statement came amid noisy protests by the Opposition, within and outside the Lower House, over the issue.

Several parts of Maharashtra continue to reel under flood-like situation

Mumbai has not experienced heavy rains in last 24 hours, but parts of Thane district and Navi Mumbai were hit by heavy rainfall.

Monsoon rains to cover entire India in next 48 hours: Weather office

Monsoon rains to cover entire India in next 48 hours: Weather office

Monsoon rains will cover the whole of India in the next 48 hours, the country`s weather office said on Monday, boosting hopes of a rise in farm output and incomes after two straight years of drought.

Heavy rainfall expected in Vidarbha, Telangana, Andhra; Monsoon set to enter Delhi, Punjab, Haryana

Heavy rainfall expected in Vidarbha, Telangana, Andhra; Monsoon set to enter Delhi, Punjab, Haryana

The Meteorological Department has forecast heavy rainfall in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka for the next few days.

Expect heavy rainfall in Vidarbha, Marathwada: IMD

The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) today predicted heavy rainfall in drought-hit Vidarbha and Marathwada regions in the coming two days, even as it said about 90 per cent Maharashtra has been covered by monsoon.

Maharashtra CM inaugurates Maharojgar Melava

Stating that employment is available at every step of development, he said Prime Minister Narendra Modi introduced the idea of providing employment by way of skill development to tackle unemployment on one hand and lack of skilled labour on the other.

Maharashtra govt declares 'drought' in 29,000 villages

Maharashtra govt declares 'drought' in 29,000 villages

Maharashtra government has declared drought in over 29,000 villages of the state, most of them in parched Marathwada and Vidarbha regions.

MNS chief Raj Thackeray asks Maharashtra CM Fadnavis to quit for supporting Vidarbha

MNS chief Raj Thackeray asks Maharashtra CM Fadnavis to quit for supporting Vidarbha

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena president Raj Thackeray on Monday demanded the resignation of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for espousing the cause of a separate state of Vidarbha.

Maharashtra seeks Rs 5,000 crore WB loan for drought mitigation

Maharashtra seeks Rs 5,000 crore WB loan for drought mitigation

Maharashtra Government is seeking a loan of Rs 5,000 crore from the World Bank for implementing drought-mitigation steps, from water conservation to changing crop pattern, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Monday.

Shiv Sena workers protest against demand for separate Vidarbha from Maharashtra, lathicharged by police

Shiv Sena workers protest against demand for separate Vidarbha from Maharashtra, lathicharged by police

Protesting against the demand for separate Vidarbha state, Shiv Sena workers on Wednesday were lathicharged by police in Akola, Maharashtra.

Heat wave continues in Vidarbha

Heat wave continued in Vidarbha of Maharashtra as maximum temperatures remained at around 44 degrees Celsius in several parts of the region.

Srihari Aney cuts cake with Maharashtra map, creates controversy  - Watch

Srihari Aney cuts cake with Maharashtra map, creates controversy - Watch

Former Maharashtra advocate general Srihari Aney has long been a strong proponent of a separate Vidharbha state.

Opposed to separate Marathwada: Maharashtra BJP chief

The Bharatiya Janata Party supported a separate Vidarbha but not Marathwada, Maharashtra BJP president Raosabheb Danve said on Saturday.

Drought not hydrological but agricultural: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday said drought in various parts of the state was not hydrological but agricultural, based on criterion laid down by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).

Opposition slams Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis on fundings by Dance Bar Association

Opposition slams Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis on fundings by Dance Bar Association

NCP on Thursday accused Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis of "misleading the House" over his remark that the government has not received any funds from Dance Bar Association.