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‘23 lakh acres yet to be distributed’

On the 64th anniversary of social reformer Vinoba Bhave’s ‘Bhoodan (land gift) movement’, a BJP MLA on Saturday claimed that about 23 lakh acres of land acquired during the movement is yet to be distr

Nitin Gadkari sister’s house burgled

Burglars struck at the house of Union minister Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari’s sister in Nagpur and decamped with valuables worth Rs 23 lakh, the police said on Saturday.

No respite for Vidarbha: Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti

Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti (VJAS), a farmers advocacy group, alleged that the Centre had failed to give a healing touch in its budget to the three million distressed dry-land farmers who are growing

Ranji Trophy: Vidarbha inflict innings defeat on Delhi

Hosts Vidarbha bowled with clinical precision to outclass table toppers Delhi by an innings and 93 runs in a group league encounter of the Ranji Trophy cricket tournament, here on Saturday.

Consumer court issues notice to Mercedes-Benz

The state’s apex consumer disputes redressal body has issued notices to Mercedes-Benz India Pvt Ltd and its local dealer for supplying a “defective” car to Congress Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda.

PVT players may be allowed in mineral sector

The Centre is keen to get the private sector into mineral exploration as government agencies entrusted with the job have been unable to meet the desired output levels.

Centre hints at allowing private players in mineral exploration


Mineral exploration in the last 66 years had been quite meagre in India

Boxers Sangwan, Satish clinch golds at national championships

Railways’ Amandeep won the flyweight (52kg) title.

Asian Games bronze medallist Satish Kumar won the super-heavyweight title while Olympian Sumit Sangwan also won gold in the light-heavy category as Boxing India’s first elite men’s national championsh

Union opposes FDI in Railways, threatens indefinite strike


NFIR offered Rail Ministry to take loan from the Provident Fund of the Railway employees

Vidarbha: 12 farmer suicides in 72 hours

During the last 72 hours, 12 farmers from Vidarbha region in Maharashtra committed suicide due to crop losses, Vidarbha Jan Andolan Samiti chief Kishore Tiwari said in Nagpur on Sunday.

The Narendra Modi government has suspended the registration of Greenpeace India under the Foreign Contribution Regulation Act, 2010, (FCRA) for 180 days, preventing it from receiving any foreign funds

The Hindu Council UK has prepared its own “manifesto”, a list of demands submitted to political parties ahead of next month’s elections in the United Kingdom.