BJP manifesto for NMC election assures to reduce property tax, ensure uninterrupted water supply, deliver quality education, affordable healthcare and undertake massive developmental works
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has promis..
Dhote’s last rites will be performed in Yavatmal on Sunday morning
FORMER MP Jambuwantrao Dhote, one of the earliest and oldest protagonists of Vidarbha statehood movement, passed away at his home in Yavatmal on Saturday ..
Talented upcoming Bharatanatyam dancers Ankita Deshkar and Arundhati Pande, both disciples of Gurus Kishore and Kishoree Hampiholi dazzled in their Arangetram held at Scientific Society hall on Saturday. Chief guest on the occasion was ..
Dr Nitin Deosthale installed as President of AOI Vidarbha-2017,
Association of Otolaryngologists of India (AOI)- Vidarbha Chapter, organised a scintillating event - the installation of its Governing Body for 2017-18. Dr Ashish Deshmukh..
By Farina Salim Quraishi,
Manisha Nagre’s exhibition at Jawaharlal Darda Art Gallery
If pictures speak a thousand words, then the vivid and evocative canvases of Manisha Nagre spoke a million words and some more. Spirit of womanhood came alive o..
The 48th annual festival of Shri Bhagwan Vyankatesh has been started at Shri Vyankatesh Devasthan, Dharaskar Road, Itwari, from Saturday. The festival will conclude on February 20. On the very first day, Kalyanotsav of Shri Bhagwan Vyan..
Pragat Dinotsav of Sant Gajanan Maharaj was celebrated with religious fervour at Shri Sant Gajanan Maharaj Shraddhasthan in reshimbagh. The grand ‘Rath Yatra’ was started from the premises of Shraddhasthan in the morning. No..
Urging people of Nagpur to rise above caste considerations in the NMC elections, Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on Friday appealed citizens to caste their vote only for development of city. “Elect our 100 cor..
Demonetisation seems to have cast its long shadow on the civic elections as till date no cash seizure was reported from any part of the city. Similarly till date there has been no reports of seizure of liquor either from any part of the c..
World acclaimed Bentley Institute joined hands with Maha Metro, executing the prestigious Metro Rail Project in city, to open BIM Advancement Academy here. The association heralds another new chapter in execution of public projects in cou..
Justice Bhushan Dharmadhikari and Justice Swapna Joshi at the High Court have admitted the writ petition filed by the General Manager, South East Central Railway (SECR), Kolkata and its Divisional Railway Manager against the Central ..
ANTI-CORRUPTION Bureau (ACB) officers on Thursday caught Naik Police Constable Sanjay Marotrao Bangadkar, Constable Shoaib Habib Shaikh and Head Constable Gurudeo Santoshrao Kumbhalkar, red-handed for demanding and accepting bribe of Rs 5..
ADDITIONAL Sessions Judge T S Akali on Friday sentenced Arif Baksh Mehbood Baksh and Jakir Baksh Mehboob Baksh to life imprisonment in the sensational Naushad Alam Khan murder case.The court acquitted other accused in the case -- Pankaj al..
By Kartik Lokhande
• Takes pot-shots at Shiv Sena leaders for sharing dais with criminals and blaming others over law and order situation
The elections of Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) will be different this time and the ruling Bharatiya Janat..
Work on new airport and cargo terminal to start in a year and completed in three-four years, says Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis
IN his first meeting of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) campaign for Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) ele..
Union Minister Nitin Gadkari will be on whirlwind campaign tour of city for next three from Friday onwards for the civic body elections. A salient part of the programme is that Gadkari will hold a road show for Bharatiya Janata Party (B..
The jingles of both parties maintain that they are the best candidates as Corporators
Only three days left for the end of campaigning of election of Nagpur Municipal Corporation and candidates swung into action. The campaign by candida..
Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC), which is taking novel initiatives to maximise voter turnout in civic election, launched a ‘Digital Rath’ on Thursday to create awareness among voters and motivating them to exercise their ..
By Kartik Lokhande,
Alka Charandas Shedmake is happy that a toilet has been constructed in the yard of her household under ‘Gharkul Yojana’. She is not happy that she will not have to go out in the open to defecate, but she is happy that th..
Eurasian Eagle Owl, a rarely seen bird, undergoing treatment at Transit Treatment Centre, Seminary Hills
An injured female spotted deer was brought from Paoni Depot, near Ramtek, to Transit Treatment Centre, Seminary Hills, for ..
VIDARBHA Karate Association recently conducted karate belt gradation examination. The examination was held in association with District Olympic Association, Nagpur at CP & Berar High School, Ravi Nagar.
The examination was conducted under the guida..
Police have identified 60 persons notorious for reckless driving and mobike stunts
Amravati City Police have prepared a list of 60 youths found involved in reckless stunts on motorbikes and they would be given a wa..
A meeting of State Managing Committee for Amalgamated Special Fund was held under the chairmanship of Governor Balramji Dass Tandon at Raj Bhavan on Wednesday. Several important decisions were taken for the welfare of ..
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will address five elections meetings to garner support for Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates, on Thursday. Fadnavis is arriving in city at 4 pm from Mumbai. He will stay in city for two days and ad..
With election campaign for the Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) polls entering the decisive phase, a flashback at last battle for civic body reveals that at many places the contest ended in a photo finish. A look at the statistics com..
The newly-created facility for fostering innovation in Central India -- Raman Innovation Centre -- was inaugurated at Raman Science Centre here on Tuesday at the hands of Prof Siddharthvinayak Kane, Vice-Chancellor of Rashtrasant Tukado..
USA artist contributes
HERD Foundation unfolds the Community Mural Artwork being created at City’s Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar International Airport by illustrious mural artist Augustina Droze from USA along with 46 HERD volunteer arti..
Juhi Manish Selarka is a disciple of Meera Chandrasekaran who performed ‘Bharatnatyam Arangetram’ at Sai Sabhagruha, Shankar Nagar recently. Juhi won hearts of the spectators by her expressions.
It was her first attempt of ..
The Hitavada Team
After all the frantic pre-election activity, the allotment of tickets, the surprises and despairs, the change of loyalties and the efforts to woo the voters, the D-day has finally arrived for candidates with Zilla Parishad (Z..
Sunil Wadettiwar, younger brother of Vijay Wadettiwar, Congress party’s Deputy Leader in State Assembly, passed away at a private hospital in Nagpur late on Tuesday night. He was 48. Wadettiwar was su..
This is the fourth case during this year in Nagpur district One more tiger of 4/5 years of age was found dead, following territorial fight in Kolitmara Forest Range in (West) Pench Tiger Reserve on Tuesday morning. This is the fo..
Nagpur needs a vision for future growth and development. Every political party and leader agrees with this statement. However, only a few take pains to prepare manifesto. While the Shiv Sena and Congress have already their manife..
Eknath Khadse, former Revenue Minister and senior BJP leader, appeared before Justice Dinkar Zoting Committee, which is probing land grab allegations against him. He appeared before the panel here on Tuesday, but could not record his st..
By Rajendra Diwe,
Yesteryear ‘Romantic hero’ Biswajit at 82 explains importance of love and romance in life
Mera pyar woh hai ke, mar kar bhi tumko, Juda apni bahon se hone na dega; Mili mujhko jannat to jannat ke badle Khuda se meri jan t..
Dr Jha was speaking at the farewell programme for Std XII students of Bhavan’s B P Vidya Mandir, Ashti
The age old Guru-Shishya tradition still prevails at Bhavan’s schools in the form of ‘Aashirvachanam’ the bl..
Delhi Bureau/Staff Reporter,
Project to be implemented in Nagpur, Wardha, Yavatmal, Amravati, Akola, and Buldana districts of Vidarbha region
Radha Mohan Singh, Union Minster for Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare, has given ‘in-principle&rs..
THE Department of Mechanical Engineering of Abha Gaikwad-Patil College of Engineering organised a day-long industrial visit to Shivam Foods Pvt Ltd for the II Year students. Shivam Foods is a joint venture with Parle Agro Pvt Ltd. The Co-ordinator Petka..
“Government should act fast to normalise the situation in Manipur that is going on from last three months by discussing the issues with protesters because people of the state are the main sufferer due to economic blockade,” ..
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidates Sandip Joshi, Laxmi Yadav, Vanita Dandekar and Lakhan Yerawar from ward 16 have intensified election campaign in the ward. The election campaign rally contacted at Bajaj Nagar, Sai Mandir,..
Anwesha Chatterjee and Hrishikesh Bhadke of Bhavan’s B P Vidya Mandir, Civil Lines won the late Shri P G Bhrushundi Memorial Inter-school Science Talk Competition held at Hadas High School (English Medium), North Ambazari Road, fo..
We always read that the students of technical courses attending various global summit, visiting industries etc. But city college with an exception has sent their students of non-professional courses to attend Global entrepreneurship Sum..
RST Regional Cancer Hospital and Cancer Relief Society organised ‘CME on Basic Oncology and Early Detection Cancer’ held recently, in collaboration with Indian Medical Association and Deputy Director of Health Services, Nagp..
Sandipani School’s choir group excelled in the inter-school group singing competition, organised by Bishop Cotton School and bagged second position, thus adding a new vibrant feather in their cap bringing laurels to the school. The School Presiden..
Dr Shekhar Pande, Senior Marriage Counsellor at Family Court Nagpur, was felicitated, for Excellence in Service for the last 21 years.
Dr Pande was felicitated at the hands of Maharashtra’s Guardian Judge for Family Courts in the..
Pachpaoli police recover country-made pistol from the spot
Notorious goon of North Nagpur, Little Sardar, was shot at in his office at Ashok Square in Pachpaoli Police Station area on Sunday night. Soon after the attack, the assailants..
With barely a week to go before the election campaign for Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) will come to an end, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided to field its two ace cards- Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and Union..
Crorepati candidates are contesting elections from Laxmi Nagar zone of Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC). Vijay Raut of BJP and Praful Gudadhe Patil of Congress have surpassed all candidates in two wards- 36 and 38 in te..
By Rajendra Diwe,
‘Peace keeping force’ is the joke of century. Peace can’t be achieved with any force, but unconditional love, great compassion and tolerance can bring peace. In the era of competition, when the nations are in the rac..
National Cadet Corps (NCC) Group Headquarters Nagpur celebrated 69th NCC Day on Friday at NCC Headquarters ‘Yuva Shakti Bhawan’, Telangkhedi Road, Civil Lines, here. A cultural programme along with ‘Bara Khana’ w..
Three young Aero modelers of Nagpur brought laurel for the city by winning second position in Remote-Control Glider Flying in 2nd National Aero modeling Competition organised by Aero Modelers Association at Shikarbari Airport in Udaypur..
Youths should come forward for the upliftment of community. They should organise programmes for the development of community, said Sharad Awathankar on the other day.
Awathankar was addressing during the inauguration of a function orga..
IN WHAT appears to be a case of road rage, a young man was done to death following an argument with four anti-social elements whose vehicle brushed against his mobike near Dighori toll booth in the small hours of Saturday. Nandanva..
A Supreme Court (SC) division bench at New Delhi, consisting of Justice A K Sikri and Justice R K Agrawal, has quashed and set aside the conviction of 21 accused persons, who were sentenced to life imprisonment for the offences under..
‘Bhagwat Geeta’ is a scripture which guides an individual to attain fulfillment in materialistic and spiritual life through Karma Yog, Dnyan Yog and Bhakti Yog, said Swami Madhavananda on Saturday.Swamiji was delivering discou..
Arun Lakhani, Chairman and Managing Director of city-based Vishvaraj Infrastructure Limited, was awarded as the ‘Most Stylish Emerging Industrialist’ for implementing 24x7 water supply scheme in association with Nagpur Municip..
MLA of Melghat is up in arms and ready to even violate the Wildlife Protection Act with an eye over winning votes in forthcoming elections. However, NGOs have warned to approach the High Court if district administration supports th..
“There are various new projects coming up to Nagpur. The city is witnessing many development works. BJP wants to make Nagpur as number one city and we are vowing to do that,” assured Union Minister Nitin Gadkari.
He was addre..
Appreciating the goodwill gained by Nagpur healthcare which is attracting needy patients from all over Central India, Faggan Singh Kulaste, Union Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare sought innovative public private partnership..
Shiv Sena, on Saturday, released its manifesto titled ‘Vachannama’ for Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) election and promised to accord topmost priority to water supply in the city. While releasing the manifesto, Sati..
‘Human Brain’ is the best processor: Anoop Kumar..
• Protest registered when doctors work by wearing black ribbon
Doctors attached to Indian Medical Association and Vidarbha Hospitals Association have come together to register their protest over the attack on noted Paediatrician Dr ..
Govt panel to suggest measures for smooth process to scrap NIT..
Prafull Khubalkar elected Secretary
Anil Kilor, a lawyer with several dimensions to his personality – socially active having pro-Vidarbha interest and gifted with artistic touch, has been elected President of the High Court ..
Department of Psychiatry, N K P Salve Institute of Medical Sciences (NKPSIMS) and Lata Mangeshkar Hospital has organised national child psychiatry workshop on February 11 and 12.
The department has invited expert faculty from England. ..
The annual Science exhibition was held at Edify School by the students of Classes I to IX recently. Apoorva Pandey, Programme co-ordinator for Science Olympiad examination since the inception in 1988, inaugurated the grand annual festival along with Dir..
World Renowned Thyroid Surgeon Prof Kyung Tae visited thyroid surgical workshop at Chikhaldara recently. Prof Kyung Tae, Secretary General, Asia-Pacific Society of Thyroid Surgery (APTS), Director, Hanyang University Hospital Cancer Cen..
CENTRAL India Public School hosted the Nagpur Bharat Scouts & Guides District event at their Kapsi campus. Total 47 schools with more than 700 students participated in the camp. Dattatreya Mirzapure, President, Nagpur Bharat Scouts & Guides; Pra..
Swami Vivekanand Jayanti was celebrated at Sindhi Hindi Girls’ School recently. Bhushan Khubchandani, Treasurer of Arya Samaj was the chief guest. President of Sindhi Hindi Vidya Samiti Hari Bakhru presided over while Chairman of Sindhi Hidni Vidy..
By Rahul Pande and Rahul Dixit,
LASHING out at the city police for conducting “fishing and roving probe against Vidarbha Cricket Association with malafide intent,” just to avenge the dressing down given last week by the High Court about its..
TAKING a serious note of gross negligence and dereliction of duty in investigating a minor girl’s gangrape case, Commissioner of Police (CP) Dr K Venkatesham on Thursday placed senior Police Inspector (PI) Bhimrao Khandale,..
Nagpur Metro Rail Corporation Limited (NMRCL) is developing a beautiful Ambazari Lake-view station with walk way, restaurants, shopping, amusement park which will become a major tourist attraction from Dharampeth College to Subha..
Geology plays an important role in society. Therefore, the researchers in Geology should channelise their researches for the betterment of society, said Vice Chancellor (V-C) of Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University (RTMNU) Dr ..
Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Dilip Deshmukh assumed charge of President of Ramtek Municipal Council. The very decision that Deshmukh took was appointing Vice-President and Nominated Members. As such, the President announced that K..
By Apoorva Methi, GONDIA,
Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar pays glowing tributes to Manoharbhai Patel on his 111th birth anniversary
“PROGRESS without education and educated people is not possible. Government should focus on providing q..
Abhijeet Gupta took over as President of Municipal Council, Narkhed. He contested the election on the ticket of Nagar Vikas Aghadi that defeated members of political parties. There was a direct election for the post of President ..
By Rajendra Diwe,
Nagpur, the city in Central India, is known for ‘Zero Mile’ stone. It was once the capital of Central Provinces & Berar in British India. Many buildings in city like Nagpur Railway Station, Kasturchand Park, Raj Bhavan..
In the opinion of the house “It’s Not Truth That Matters, But Victory” was the topic for 29th Munshi Memorial Inter-School Debate Competition being organised at Bhavan’s Bhagwandas Purohit Vidya Mandir, Civil Lin..
Department of Psychiatry, NKPSIMS and Lata Mangeshkar Hospital has started first Child Psychiatry Centre in Nagpur at NKPSIMS. It will be inaugurated on February 11, 2017 at the hands of Ranjit Deshmukh, Chairman, VSPM, AHE and in prese..
Pt C R Vyas, the legendary Hindustani classical vocalist, whose music was marked by rendition of Ragas that stood out for their sheer purity and simplicity, uniqueness and melody, had performed his last classical music concert in Nagpur..
By Ramesh Marulkar,
Forest Department receives Rs 57.36 cr from the Centre for rehabilitation
Forest Department has received Rs 57.36 crore recently from the Central Government for rehabilitation of villages from the core areas of tiger reserves in Vi..
Aman Singh is the best recruit
209 recruits become proud ‘guardsmen’
In all, 209 recruits of the 110 Course attained the status of combat soldiers at the passing out parade at The Brigade of The Guards Regimental Centre (G..
A day-long workshop was held at Navegaon rest house in Umrer-Karhandla Wildlife Sanctuary on Wednesday with a view to train Forest Department employees in fighting and preventing incidents of poaching in wildlife sanctuaries. In th..
BJP and Congress pacify rebels
Allotment of symbols today
Now, the bugle for the battleground of Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) has been sounded. After last day of withdrawal, total 1,141 candidates are trying their luck in..
Retaining the Nagpur Division Teachers’ Constituency seat of Maharashtra Legislative Council, BJP-supported candidate Nago Ganar defeated his nearest rival Rajendra Zade in second preference votes. Ganar got re-elected as..
By Rajendra Diwe,
FDA Maharashtra seizes drugs worth Rs 1.8 crore under Drugs and Magic Remedies Act 1954
FDA Nagpur Division seizes drugs worth Rs 5.23 lakh in different raids conducted under DMR Act
Drug Inspectors of Food and Drugs Administration ..
Massive demonstrations were organised by divisional units of Central Railway Mazdoor Sangh (CRMS) and South East Central Railway Mazdoor Congress (SECRMC) here to protest Railway Board missive to divesting supervisors of safety categori..
Raman Science Centre and Planetarium had recently organised an inter-school science quiz contest in collaboration with Indian Society for Heating Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (ISHRAE), Nagpur Chapter. The preliminary rou..
The 64th state-level drama festival and contest of Maharashtra Labour Welfare Board was inaugurated at the hands of senior stage actor Prabhakar Ambone at Kamgar Kalyan Bhavan , Raghuji Nagar, here. Senior personality in the field of dr..
Sane Guruji Urdu High School and Junior College added one more feather to its cap as it got ISO Certificate. Mayor Pravin Datke presented the ISO certificate to school authorities.
Patting the Education Department of NMC, Mayor said it..
The 53rd Da’i al-mutlaq (spiritual head) arrives on his maiden visit to the Orange City
Inaugurates mosque of Dawoodi Bohra community at Mount Road, Sadar
For Bohra community of the city, it was a grand day on Sunday. The moment..
Alarmed over wide-spread discontent among party workers due to ticket distribution for Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC) elections, senior leaders have undertaken mission “damage control” to improve the electoral prospects ..
UNDER the supervision of Shri Kundkund Digambar Jain Swadhyay Mandal Trust, Nehru Putla, Itwari, ‘Shri Mahaveer Charitable Aarogyam’ was inaugurated at the hands of Bal Brahmachari Jatishbhai.On the pious occasion of Basant ..
A programme on World Cancer Day was organised under the aegis of Mure Memorial Hospital, recently. The programme was held at the Nursing School and an exhibition on Cancer was put up on the occasion. Director of the hospital Vilas Shend..
Abhinandan Manch of Vidarbha Hindi Sahitya Sammelan recently organised a symposium on ‘Kya Khoya Kya Paya in 2016’ at Mor ?Hindi Bhavan. Ravishankar Dixit presided over. Rajendra Tiwari conducted the proceedings and also pro..
Jyeshtha Nagrik Mandal, Pande Layout, Khamla recently celebrated its 15th anniversary. Senior Journalist Prakash Edlabadkar was the chief guest. Prof Bhaurao Birewar presided over. Senior citizens who have completed 74 to 80 years were ..
ICMAS Abacus Academy conducted a prize distribution function of Abacus competition at Bachharaj Vyas High School, Rajabagsha recently. In this competition about 250 students had participated.Dr Raj Taksale, Director, St. Paul High Schoo..
Nagpur has talent, and to prove it, Radio City 91.1FM in association with the Twinkle Club and Gaekwad Patil International School is organising a contest to select ‘City Ka Chhota RJ’.
The contest is open to children in the a..
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• Pravin Datke of BJP files objection against Congress candidate Prakash Bante that the latter has three children
• Forms of Congress, NCP, Shiv Sena candidates from Prabhag No 35-C stand rejected after scrutiny
Of a t..
By Prashant Dongre,
MOVING fast on the wheels of confidence, city-based Confidence Group, the largest LPG cylinder manufacturer in India, is investing Rs 600 crore on expansion. It will set up 30 additional LPG bottling plants and 152 auto LPG stations (..
The unique scientific exhibition KUTUHAL (Know, Understand, Test, Use, Home Appliances and Learn) organised by Vigyan Bhavan, at Dharampeth Science College, is getting enthusiastic response from students and their parents.