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Next generation Vidarbha leaders awaiting political debut

With a host of politicians from the state’s Vidarbha region on the verge of retirement from active politics, their children are eager to step into their shoes, sources said.

Bhujbal gets notice in Rs 120-cr scam

The Nagpur bench of the Bombay high court has issued notices to Maharashtra PWD minister Chhagan Bhujbal and principal secretary Shyamal Mukherjee directing them to reply before next week for favourin

Gadkari makes inroads into minority areas

More than two years ago, senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari had started making inroads for the party in the minority-dominated areas of the Nagpur parliamentary constituency, from where he is contesting

Gadkari keeps Modi out of Nagpur campaigning

While the BJP is asserting that there is a Modi wave across the country, party’s Nagpur candidate and former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari chose to keep BJP’s PM nominee Narendra Modi at bay for his electio

Gadkari kept Modi at bay?

While the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is asserting that there is a Modi wave across the country, the party’s Nagpur candidate and former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari chose to keep BJP’s prime ministerial

Gadkari, Muttemwar in tough contest

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As people sealed their verdict, it appears to be a close fight between two heavyweights, Vilas Muttemwar and Nitin Gadkari in Nagpur.

New superfast trains to curtail summer rush

The railways will run superfast premium express trains between Pune and Bilaspur (and vice versa) via Nagpur to clear the extra rush of summer, a press release said.

Superfast express to run from pune to bilaspur

The railway administration will run superfast premium express trains between Pune and Bilaspur (and vice versa) via Nagpur to clear the extra rush of passengers during summer, a press release said.

‘Padyatra’ in support of separate Vidarbha begins

The agitation for a separate Vidarbha was revived on Saturday when thousands of youth, led by activist Ashish Deshmukh, son of Congress leader Ranjeet Deshmukh, launched a “padyatra” demanding stateho

Local court rejects closure report again

A court on Thursday rejected the closure report filed by Maharashtra CID in the case related to the death of seven-year-old Yogita Thakre, who was found dead under mysterious circumstances in a car ow

Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche was oracular in his prophecy: “When we are tired, we are attacked by ideas we conquered long ago”. Sixty-two years after the Sino-India border conflict, the Indian state remains obtusely paranoid about making the Henderson Brooks Report public.

Wellington, New Zealand Rarely, if ever, have I written a self-referential essay. However, I had occasion to visit the Te Papa Tongarewa, the National Museum of New Zealand. My leisurely stroll through the museum enabled me to peruse the exhibits with some care.