Post Tagged with: "Nagpur"

?Tribals ruled Central India, but history projected us as backward?

Shamrao Koreti, an associate professor and chairman of board of studies for history at Nagpur University, has defied all odds to stand out tall in the Gond community which hails from the tribal district of Gadchiroli. Coming from a nondescript hamlet of Hetalkasa in Korchi taluka, around 200km away from […]

Husband, kin booked for abetting wife?s suicide

NAGPUR: Gittikhadan police on Friday booked a man and his family members for allegedly abetting his . The accused have been identified as Santosh Sonbarse, his mother Shweta, brothers Shiva and Pramya. Police said the accused suspected the character of the deceased, Sadhna. According to cops, Sadhna got into a […]

Youngsters told to brace for jobs in Mihan

By: Bhagyashree Kashyap NAGPUR: The region is set to witness an industrial boom in the near future which will provide a golden opportunity to young job seekers, said Deepak Joshi, public relations officer of Multi-modal International Cargo Hub and Airport at Nagpur (Mihan) on Saturday. Speaking on ?Employment opportunities in […]

Suspended Ayurveda College dean reinstated after Bombay high court order

Suspended Ayurveda College dean reinstated after Bombay high court order

NAGPUR: After keeping dean of Government Ayurveda College (GAC) here, Dr Ganesh Mukkamwar, under suspension for eleven months, the state government has reinstated him after he won the case against the state in the Nagpur bench of Bombay High Court. He resumed his duty from January 3 and now has […]

Engineering graduate Nikita Mudliyar probable CAT topper from Nagpur

Engineering graduate Nikita Mudliyar probable CAT topper from Nagpur

NAGPUR: Results for the biggest ever (CAT), in terms of number of candidates appearing, were declared on Saturday with 11 candidates from across the country scoring 100 percentile. Almost 2.10 lakh candidates appeared for the across 145 cities, according to officials from IIM-Calcutta which conducted the exam. From Nagpur, the […]

Ajni police bust gang, recovers aluminium foils worth Rs 46.82 lakh

Ajni police bust gang, recovers aluminium foils worth Rs 46.82 lakh

NAGPUR: Ajni police have busted a racket run by an interstate gang involved in import and export of aluminium foil. A company had received an order to provide worth Rs46.82 lakh. Following this, the company put the foils in 21 boxes and loaded it into a container to send it […]

Onus of promoting Marathi lies with educated class

Onus of promoting Marathi lies with educated class

NAGPUR: ?How many among the highly educated Maharashtrians speak Marathi,? asked playwright Mahesh Elkunchwar. The responsibility of developing and promoting lies with the ,? said the noted writer on Saturday. Elkunchwar was in conversation with Chandrakant Kulkarni and Shrikant Tidke at an event titled ?Shodh Manacha? at the ongoing Jagatik […]

Doctors focus on infection control, role of surgery to treat tuberculosis

Doctors focus on infection control, role of surgery to treat tuberculosis

By: Ritika Gupta NAGPUR: Experts focused on topics like infection control in interventional pulmonology, role of surgery in treatment and on the second day of the 73rd National Conference of Tuberculosis and Chest Diseases on Saturday. The sessions highlighted various theoretical practises, new machinery and technological advancements. Dr BK Iyer […]

Zebra crossings at Samvidhan Square turn red and white

Zebra crossings at Samvidhan Square turn red and white

NAGPUR: The brand new crossings on two sides of the busy Samvidhan Square is getting a lot of attention. Instead of the traditional colours of zebra, white and black, these markings combine red and white to increase visibility. It is not the first instance that the NMC has tried a […]

Four tigers die in six days in Maharashtra

Four tigers die in six days in Maharashtra

NAGPUR: lost one more tiger, this time in , taking the toll to two this year and four in last six days. This is the second death in last two days. On January 3, a tigress was found dead in Khursapar area of (PTR). Another tiger died in Motha village […]