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 »


CM prefers Sena’s Rathod over BJP MLAs

NagpurVision – Despite speculation and covert attempts by local BJP leadership to thwart his appointment, Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis preferred Sena minister Sanjay Rathod over his party MLAs for the post of district guardian minister. There was celebration in the

Indigo flight windscreen cracks before take-off from Nagpur

NagpurVision – A Delhi-bound IndiGo aircraft, scheduled to fly Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju and other passengers, developed a windscreen crack minutes before its take-off from Nagpur airport on Tuesday evening. Raju, who visited Nagpur earlier in the

Nitin Gadkari adopts Pachgaon village in Nagpur

NagpurVision – Union Minister Nitin Gadkari has adopted Pachgaon village of the district under the ‘Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojna’. Gadkari adopted Pachgaon village in Umrer taluka, about 15 kms from Nagpur city, last evening where he was accorded a warm

Assembly revokes suspension of five Cong MLAs

NagpurVision – The Maharashtra assembly, on Tuesday, revoked suspension of five Congress MLAs after parliamentary affairs minister Girish Bapat tabled a proposal in this regard. The speaker then made an announcement while declaring that MLAs — Virendra Jagtap from Dhamangaon

Power bills likely to shoot up soon

NagpurVision – Government has kept its ‘word’ and reduced the industrial power tariff for 2015-16. But if one goes through the tariff petition filed by MSEDCL in MERC, it will reveal that the state-run power company has increased the rates

Captured leopards live in cramped cages

NagpurVision – Seven leopards, captured from conflict areas, are kept in inhuman conditions in small trap-cages, in gross violation of norms in Chandrpaur district. NGO Eco-Pro has strongly condemned the dismal condition of caged leopards and warned of agitation if

Fadnavis at Saraswati alumni mega meet today

NagpurVision – A unique get-together with consent of South Indian Education society will be seen on Sunday at 6pm when former students from 55 different batches of Saraswati Vidyalaya and ex-teachers will join hands to salute their alma mater and

NFK Club members will get arty today

NagpurVision – This Sunday, members of NFK Club will have two very different activities to enjoy. While there would be a workshop teaching them to make artefacts and decorative items from waste material, there would also be bird watching. This

Special kids put up a sensitive show

NagpurVision – “No two people with autism have the same symptoms and it is extremely important to follow the medical course suggested by their doctor to minimize the problem,” said Sushil Gawande, assistant professor in the department of psychiatry at

Green solutions hold key amid polluted environment

NagpurVision – Chandrapur district is one of the few industrialized towns in Vidarbha but instead of being a boon it has become a bane. Due to extremely high level of pollution, Union ministry of environment and forests (MoEF) has imposed

Crime branch busts high profile interstate sex racket

NagpurVision – Crime branch’s social service wing has rescued three women, including a Mumbai-based one, after raiding a hotel near Ganeshpeth bus stand on Friday. It is learnt, young girls from Mumbai, Pune, Delhi and other places were brought to

Nagpur swimmer survives fish attack at sea

NagpurVision – Upcoming city swimmer Riddhi Jitendra Parmar is now out of danger but just a couple of days ago she was battling for life after being attacked by gorb fish during the state-level sea swimming competition held recently at

Two killed in accident, five injured

NagpurVision – Two persons, including a morning walker, died on the spot while five others were injured in a freak car mishap on Nandgaon highway around 7am on Saturday. Police identified the morning walker as Ramcharan Daduram Khupase (65), a

Assembly revokes suspension of five Cong MLAs

NagpurVision – The Maharashtra assembly, on Tuesday, revoked suspension of five Congress MLAs after parliamentary affairs minister Girish Bapat tabled a proposal in this regard. The speaker then made an announcement while declaring that MLAs — Virendra Jagtap from Dhamangaon

Land in plenty, Bhandara and Gondia await industries

NagpurVision – The paddy growing belt of Bhandara and Gondia districts is known for barons owing rice mills or beedi businesses, as tendu leaf is also in abundance here. However, when it comes to overall development, there has not been

Residents help cops nab exhibitionist

NagpurVision – Residents of Khamla helped Rana Pratap Nagar police on Thursday take action against 19-year-old Akshay Bhende who was allegedly exposing himself before a seven-year-old girl and trying to lure her with a chocolate to his residence a day

Forest department ayed teak felling on PWD land

NagpurVision – Seven months ago, forest and revenue department officials connived to bury a major teak felling scam in North Umred range under Nagpur forest division, but RTI Act has helped to dig it out. Information sought by social worker

Jeweller robbed at gunpoint

NagpurVision – A 40-year-old jeweller was robbed of valuable worth 3.28 lakh at gunpoint by two bike-borne miscreants on Wednesday. Complainant Mohan Domade was returning home at Suraj Nagar when the incident occurred. Domade informed the police that he had

Married man rapes waitress on the pretext of providing job

NagpurVision – A 26-year-old waitress was raped by a married man in a room at a bar in Yashodhara Nagar on Kamptee Road on Tuesday. Accused Sunil Kale (42) had taken the survivor to the bar’s backyard where social service

Are anti-encroachment drives just an eyewash?

NagpurVision – Just a day after Nagpur Municipal Corporation’s (NMC) anti-encroachment drive on the North Ambazari Road, the vendors along the street are back to business without any hiccups like before. Though NMC had planned action against all the vendors