India’s environment minister Anil Madhav Dave dies at 60

NagpurVision – India’s environment minister Anil Madhav Dave died Thursday at the age of 60 in New Delhi, shocking colleagues who remembered him as a nature lover committed to conservation. Dave complained More »

Sri Lanka rejects Chinese request for submarine visit — officials

NagpurVision – Sri Lanka has rejected China’s request to dock one of its submarines in Colombo this month, two senior government officials said on Thursday as the Indian prime minister landed in More »

Cyber attack hits the World Over…

NagpurVision – A global cyber attack leveraging hacking tools believed to have been developed by the U.S. National Security Agency has infected tens of thousands of computers in nearly 100 countries, disrupting More »

PM Modi leaves on two-day visit to Sri Lanka

NagpurVision – Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Sri Lanka at 2.30 p.m. on Thursday. During his two-day visit to Colombo, the Prime Minister will visit Seema Malaka Temple (Gangaramaya Temple). Thereafter, More »

Mayawati expels Naseemuddin Siddiqui from BSP

NagpurVision – Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Wednesday expelled her confidant Naseemuddin Siddiqui from the party. His son has also been thrown out. BSP leader Satish Chandra Mishra announced the More »


Craft Mela is back with national outlook

NagpurVision – The stage is set for the much-awaited Orange City Craft Mela organized by South Central Zone Cultural Centre (SCZCC). The festival will be held from January 3 to 11, 2015, at the centre premises. Interacting with the media

No move by forest dept to appoint SrPAs

NagpurVision – Even as senior forest officers are getting time-bound promotions, the forest department has failed to fill up three vacancies of senior personal assistants. These posts have been upgraded and attached to three principal chief conservator of forests (PCCFs)

Muslims hold huge rally to demand quota

NagpurVision – Various Muslim organizations on Thursday jointly took out a huge protest rally in the city to press the demand for Muslim reservation in jobs and educational institutions. The community is disappointed after being denied reservation by the BJP-led

India has Uranium ore but quality isn’t good

NagpurVision – Even as the Atomic Minerals Directorate for Exploration and Research (AMDER), Central region, in city continues its exploration for Uranium and rare earth metals in central India, the overall quantum of the uranium ore (uranium oxide) in country

Ready reckoner rates rise by 7% on average in Nagpur

NagpurVision – The new year may bring some good news for realty buyers, as the government has chosen to bring about a moderate increase in ready reckoner rates for Nagpur. On an average, there has been a hike of 7

Water levels at decade low in Maharashtra reservoirs

NagpurVision – The water storage in the important reservoirs of Western region comprising Maharashtra and Gujarat is at the decade’s lowest, according to the Central Water Commission. This is another cause of worry for Maharashtra where about 70% of the

10-year-old girl’s deposition nails kidnapper in court

NagpurVision – District and sessions judge KG Rathi on Monday held Harish Ghongle guilty of abducting and molesting a 10-year-old girl, whose deposition before the court went a long way in his conviction. The girl was rescued shortly after being

Increase irrigation, promote tourism in Buldhana-Washim

NagpurVision – A drought-prone area where even basic things like water have been scarce. These are the districts of Buldhana and Washim situated in extreme west of Vidarbha. Perhaps it is their distance and their low profile that keeps the

Leopard scare at Vayusena Nagar again

NagpurVision – Five days after reports of leopard sighting inside Maintenance Command at Vayusena Nagar, the forest officials were on their toes again on Tuesday when they were informed about sighting of the same carnivore. According to forest department sources,

Doctor gets lifer for shooting bro-in-law

NagpurVision – Principal district and sessions judge KK Sonawane on Tuesday awarded Dr Rajendra Kapgate a life sentence and fine of Rs 10,000, and another two years of rigorous imprisonment in case of default, after holding him guilty of the

Worker killed in mishap at Adani plant

NagpurVision – Yet another mishap at the Adani Group’s Tiroda power plant left a worker dead and two others injured on Tuesday. A labourer missing from the site is feared trapped under the debris, that could not be cleared till

Give right price, not relief says Shetkari Sanghatna

NagpurVision – The Shetkari Sanghatna has strongly reacted to state agriculture, revenue, relief and rehabilitation minister Eknath Khadse’s remarks that the government was ready to introduce any effective measure suggested by people to stop farmers from committing suicide. The minister

It’s time all Vidarbha districts got equal attention

NagpurVision – For decades, Vidarbha as a whole has suffered political neglect as politicians from other regions who held the reins of the state found it very convenient to ignore the claims of docile people of this region. The Vijay

Govt to issue metro region authority ordinance soon

NagpurVision – The state government is all set to issue an ordinance to constitute the Nagpur Metropolitan Region Development Authority (NMRDA) this week. Once the ordinance is issued, Nagpur Improvement Trust will become NMRDA. The file is ready and needs

Bank of India says Gupta Group NPA in its book

NagpurVision – There is a new twist in the Gupta Group case that has been one of the major bad loan accounts for bankers here. In a recent meeting to review the account of M/s Gupta Energy Private Limited —

Cops trying to send serial gang rapists to gallows

NagpurVision – City police, having registered a second offence of gang rape and robbery at Hudkeshwar police station, are aiming to send Mohd Afroze Pathan and his accomplices to the gallows for targeting couples along Outer Ring Road. The gang,

Cops readying for 5 am celebration deadline on New Year

NagpurVision – City police are now gearing up to remain on guard till 5 am to ensure that the jubilant mood is not marred by law and order situation as revelers party to welcome the New Year, on Wednesday. Additional

Highways to be under police scanner on Dec 31

NagpurVision – Superintendent of police, rural, Arti Singh’s New Year eve security blueprint has been designed to keep a check on errant drivers speeding on national and state highways, especially under the influence of alcohol, to put a brake on

Nagpur Municipal Corporation temperature display boards immune to the cold

NagpurVision – When Nagpur city shivered at 5 degree Celsius on Monday morning, your heart could have taken some warmth from the display boards installed by Nagpur Municipal Corporation at some of the city’s busy junctions. Most of the boards

Wadettiwar flays govt for removing Chanda from Naxal infested list

NagpurVision – Deputy leader of Congress in state assembly and MLA Vijay Wadettiwar has strongly condemned BJP government for elimination of Chandrapur district from the list of Naxal infested areas. Terming the decision as the first defeat of the government,