Articles about Nagpur

Maharashtra: Conflict tiger which killed 13 persons captured in Gadchiroli

13 Oct 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Conflict tiger which killed 13 persons captured in Gadchiroli

The conflict tiger, CT-1, which killed 13 persons in three districts of Vidarbha region in Maharashtra over the last 10 months, was tranquilized and captured by the forest department in Gadchiroli district on Thursday.

Nagpur: Parents kill minor daughter during 'black magic' ritual

07 Aug 2022

Maharashtra
Nagpur: Parents kill minor daughter during 'black magic' ritual

A five-year-old girl allegedly lost her life in a black magic ceremony in Nagpur on Sunday.

Mumbai: Yellow alert for heavy rain issued amid waterlogging

05 Jul 2022

Mumbai
Mumbai: Yellow alert for heavy rain issued amid waterlogging

Several parts of Mumbai were submerged in water on Tuesday as heavy rains continued to lash the financial capital and its surrounding areas.

Nagpur: People throng ATM 'faultily' dispensing 5 times extra cash

16 Jun 2022

India
Nagpur: People throng ATM 'faultily' dispensing 5 times extra cash

People in Maharashtra's Nagpur reportedly rushed to an automated teller machine (ATM) after it started dispensing five times extra cash to customers due to a technical glitch.

Two 'husbands' approach cops against woman for eloping with third

09 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Two 'husbands' approach cops against woman for eloping with third

Two men approached police officers at Bharosa cell, seeking their assistance in reuniting with their estranged wife.

Top 5 tourist places near Nagpur

27 Apr 2022

Maharashtra
Top 5 tourist places near Nagpur

Nagpur, famous for its oranges, is the winter capital of Maharashtra and a proposed smart city.

Video: Chinese rocket re-enters Earth, light-up skies over Maharashtra, MP

03 Apr 2022

Madhya Pradesh
Video: Chinese rocket re-enters Earth, light-up skies over Maharashtra, MP

A blistering streak of light slashing through the night sky caught skywatchers off guard in regions of Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh on Saturday, leading them to believe it was a meteor shower.

Justice Pushpa Ganediwala, who gave controversial 'skin-to-skin contact' verdict, resigns
Justice Pushpa Ganediwala, who gave controversial 'skin-to-skin contact' verdict, resigns

Justice Pushpa V Ganediwala, additional judge of the Bombay High Court, resigned on Thursday after she was denied elevation as a permanent judge.

Nagpur woman cooks up fake gang-rape story 'to marry boyfriend'

14 Dec 2021

Maharashtra
Nagpur woman cooks up fake gang-rape story 'to marry boyfriend'

In Nagpur, more than a thousand policemen spent five to six long hours scanning CCTV footage from across the city and questioning dozens of people.

Amravati: Four drown, seven missing after boat capsizes in river

14 Sep 2021

Boat Capsizes
Amravati: Four drown, seven missing after boat capsizes in river

Four people drowned and at least seven others were missing after their boat capsized in the Wardha river in Maharashtra's Amravati district on Tuesday, police said.

Nagpur: Prostitution banned in red-light area for next two months

26 Aug 2021

Maharashtra
Nagpur: Prostitution banned in red-light area for next two months

Days after imposing Section 144 of CrPC in a prominent red-light area in Nagpur in Maharashtra following complaints of open solicitation by commercial sex workers (CSWs), the police have now issued a notification banning prostitution to be carried out in that area for the next two months, an official said on Thursday.

Afghan man deported from Nagpur has joined Taliban

20 Aug 2021

Afghanistan
Afghan man deported from Nagpur has joined Taliban

An Afghan national, who was deported to Afghanistan from Nagpur in June this year after he was found staying in Nagpur illegally, has apparently joined the Taliban, and his picture holding a rifle has surfaced on social media, a senior police official said.

Creative work will help prisoners get back to mainstream: Judge

19 Aug 2021

Maharashtra
Creative work will help prisoners get back to mainstream: Judge

If prisoners get involved in creative work and arts during their jail term, it will help them in changing their mindset and get back to the mainstream, Nagpur's Principal District and Sessions Judge SC More has said.

Two brothers kill man for affair with their teenage sister

19 Aug 2021

Murder
Two brothers kill man for affair with their teenage sister

Two brothers allegedly murdered a man who was in a relationship with their teenage sister, in Nagpur city of Maharashtra on Wednesday, police said.

Two persons duped on the pretext of doubling money

03 Aug 2021

Fraud Cases
Two persons duped on the pretext of doubling money

Two persons were duped of Rs. 4 lakh by fraudsters on the pretext of doubling their money using a chemical in Nagpur city of Maharashtra, police officials said on Monday.

Maharashtra: Seven persons injured in a bus-truck collision

15 Jul 2021

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Seven persons injured in a bus-truck collision

Seven persons traveling in a bus were injured after the driver of a truck that was running ahead of it suddenly applied brakes when a mentally ill man hurled a stone toward his vehicle near Nagpur city, a police official said on Thursday.

85-year-old gives up hospital bed for 40-year-old, dies at home

28 Apr 2021

India
85-year-old gives up hospital bed for 40-year-old, dies at home

Sending out a message of courage and sacrifice during a grim health crisis, an 85-year-old man voluntarily walked out of a Nagpur hospital asking doctors to offer his bed to a younger patient.

COVID-19 surge stretching Nagpur GMCH doctors to the limit

14 Apr 2021

Maharashtra
COVID-19 surge stretching Nagpur GMCH doctors to the limit

Amid a massive rise in COVID-19 cases, doctors at Nagpur's premier Government Medical College and Hospital said that they were dealing with unprecedented patient numbers, stretching the health infrastructure and the efficiency levels of staff thin.

Nagpur hospital fire: Woman patient among four dead, two critical

10 Apr 2021

Maharashtra
Nagpur hospital fire: Woman patient among four dead, two critical

The fire at a private hospital in Nagpur has claimed the lives of four patients- one woman and three men- and also left two other patients critical, officials said on Saturday.

Four booked for duping Nagpur man of Rs. 40 lakh

06 Apr 2021

Maharashtra
Four booked for duping Nagpur man of Rs. 40 lakh

Police has registered a case against four persons for allegedly duping a 52-year-old Nagpur resident of Rs. 40 lakh on the pretext of providing admission to his daughter in a medical course, an official said.

Holi and Shab-e-Barat celebrations banned in Nagpur

26 Mar 2021

Holi
Holi and Shab-e-Barat celebrations banned in Nagpur

The civic body in Maharashtra's Nagpur city on Friday issued a notification banning Holi celebrations and Shab-e-Barat processions in public and private places amid the rise in COVID-19 cases.

Woman arrested for killing husband who had five wives

12 Mar 2021

Murder
Woman arrested for killing husband who had five wives

A woman has been arrested in Nagpur for allegedly killing her husband, a police official said on Thursday.

Maharashtra: 7-day COVID-19 lockdown in Nagpur from Monday

11 Mar 2021

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: 7-day COVID-19 lockdown in Nagpur from Monday

Nagpur city and some adjoining areas are set to go on lockdown starting March 15 (Monday), the district administration announced on Thursday.

Groping without skin contact is not sexual assault: Bombay HC

25 Jan 2021

Bombay High Court
Groping without skin contact is not sexual assault: Bombay HC

In a controversial ruling, the Nagpur bench of the Bombay High Court observed that groping a minor's breasts without "skin-to-skin" contact doesn't qualify as sexual assault.

Explosion in equipment could have triggered fire that killed newborns

11 Jan 2021

Maharashtra
Explosion in equipment could have triggered fire that killed newborns

The fire that took the lives of 10 newborn children on Saturday could have been sparked by an explosion in one of the radiant warmers kept at the Sick Newborn Care Unit (SNCU) of Bhandara District General Hospital, Maharashtra, officials involved with the probe have indicated.

Man dies as rope around neck turns fatal during sex

09 Jan 2021

India
Man dies as rope around neck turns fatal during sex

A 30-year-old man died in Nagpur on Friday allegedly due to suffocation after a rope tied around his neck during sex with a woman proved to be fatal, the local police said.

Meet the Bidens in India: US President-elect's 'distant relatives'

11 Nov 2020

Joe Biden
Meet the Bidens in India: US President-elect's 'distant relatives'

United States President-elect Joe Biden has twice in the past mentioned having a family in India. The 77-year-old Democrat had referenced his distant relatives in 2013 during his maiden visit to India and then again in 2015.

NCP-Congress-Sena will complete full term in Maharashtra, says Sharad Pawar

15 Nov 2019

Maharashtra
NCP-Congress-Sena will complete full term in Maharashtra, says Sharad Pawar

NCP boss Sharad Pawar is confident the post-poll alliance with Shiv Sena will work, and the government which will be formed will complete five years.

3rd T20I, India vs Bangladesh: Records that could be scripted

09 Nov 2019

Virat Kohli
3rd T20I, India vs Bangladesh: Records that could be scripted

The Indian cricket team is all set to face Bangladesh in the T20I series decider on Sunday in Nagpur.

Lynching a "western construct" being used to "defame" India: Bhagwat

08 Oct 2019

Narendra Modi
Lynching a "western construct" being used to "defame" India: Bhagwat

In his Vijay Dashami speech at an event in Nagpur, Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) Chief Mohan Bhagwat called lynching a "western construct". He also said the term should not be used in the Indian context to "defame" the country.

No Taapsee, mocking a tragedy isn't 'sarcastic', it's plain insensitive

16 Jul 2019

Shahid Kapoor
No Taapsee, mocking a tragedy isn't 'sarcastic', it's plain insensitive

It seems Bollywood celebrities have stopped putting any thought whatsoever into their tweets. And the latest one to do so is Taapsee Pannu.

#LoveIsLove: Pride parades across India since the first in 1999

05 Jun 2019

India
#LoveIsLove: Pride parades across India since the first in 1999

The month of June marks the Pride month to commemorate the 1969 Stonewall riots, which triggered the Pride movement globally. While Pride marches started off as early as 1970 in the United States, India had its first only in 1999.

Nagpur woman delivers own baby as hospital staff sleeps on

04 Jun 2019

India
Nagpur woman delivers own baby as hospital staff sleeps on

In a horrible incident of negligence by officials, a 23-year-old woman had to deliver her own child with no medical assistance at a government hospital on Monday.

GoAir employee wishes mother 'Happy Birthday' in suicide note

01 Jun 2019

India
GoAir employee wishes mother 'Happy Birthday' in suicide note

In a tragic incident, a 19-year-old GoAir employee allegedly killed himself in Nagpur, the police said on Friday. The deceased hung himself on his mother's birthday on Thursday afternoon, leaving behind a suicide note where he wished her a happy birthday.

Nagpur: Lizard found in Haldiram's food; FDA closes outlet

16 May 2019

India
Nagpur: Lizard found in Haldiram's food; FDA closes outlet

In Nagpur, Maharashtra, a man allegedly found a lizard in his food while eating at an outlet of the popular restaurant chain Haldiram's, a Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) official said on Wednesday.

Polling for first phase begins: Looking at top 10 candidates

11 Apr 2019

Bihar
Polling for first phase begins: Looking at top 10 candidates

The first phase of Lok Sabha elections began on Thursday. Citizens of 91 constituencies spread across 18 states and two union territories will cast their votes today.

India vs Australia, second ODI: Match Preview and Dream XI

04 Mar 2019

India
India vs Australia, second ODI: Match Preview and Dream XI

It seemed like India could have a close finish in the opening ODI in Hyderabad, but the middle-order did well enough to make the chase look comfortable as they tamed the Aussies by six wickets.

Nagpur: Cop showers money on girls performing on R-Day, suspended

29 Jan 2019

Republic Day
Nagpur: Cop showers money on girls performing on R-Day, suspended

In a shocking incident, a cop in Nagpur's Nand Village was caught on camera showering notes on girls performing at a cultural function on Republic Day, Saturday.

After Alok Verma's exit, Rakesh Asthana moved out of CBI
After Alok Verma's exit, Rakesh Asthana moved out of CBI

A week after CBI Director Alok Verma was transferred by Prime Minister Narendra Modi led panel, his deputy Rakesh Asthana was moved out of Central Bureau of Investigation.

Wife in US, husband in Nagpur; divorce granted via WhatsApp

17 Jan 2019

WhatsApp
Wife in US, husband in Nagpur; divorce granted via WhatsApp

In a rare incident, a family court in Nagpur, Maharashtra, granted divorce to a couple through an unusual method: a WhatsApp video call, since the woman was in Michigan at the time of hearing.