Rediscovery: The Sikligars, a Sikh tribe of nomadic, rural weapon makers, lived in the jungles of central India for 300 years, unseen and nearly forgotten. Now, their community is reaching out to try and integrate them.
A local court on Saturday granted bail to two persons; Ramdas Burud, a driver to one of the accused officials of TMC, and Afroz Ansari, who had supplied materials for the ill-fated building; in the Mumbra building crash case.
A 21-year-old woman from Mokhada in Thane lodged a complaint of rape against her ex-boyfriend on Tuesday. The woman is a student while the accused works as a ‘Gram Sevak.
The Yerwada prison officials in Pune have started making preparations to keep Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt in their custody, considering the fact that he had earlier served part of his sentence in the same prison.
Six labourers were killed following leakage of poisonous gas from an old well that they were cleaning near Kondhali, a satellite town, some 50 kms from Nagpur on today morning.
German Bakery, the eatery that came into focus after a bomb blast that killed 17 patrons and injured over 60 others in 2010, has been formally reopened at the posh Koregaon Park in Pune with the owners hoping to erase the terrible memory.
Union home minister Sushil Kumar Shinde today said the resignations of Union ministers Ashwani Kumar and Pawan Kumar Bansal would not pose any danger to the UPA government.
Though the cause of Friday's explosion inside a state transport bus at Nalegav village in Latur district was yet to be ascertained, preliminary investigations have ruled out any terror angle, said Maharashtra ATS.
Former BJP chief Nitin Gadkari has claimed that his sole ally during the Purti group controversy was NCP chief Sharad Pawar. And the Income Tax commissioner had tendered him an “apology“ for the inquiry. HT reports.
A body of a full-grown leopard was found near Mohorli forest in the buffer zone of Tadoba Tiger Reserve in Chandrapur district, some 180 kms from here, on Wednesday early morning.
A seven-year-old girl was allegedly raped by a 70-year-old man in Hingni Budruk village in Beed, police said on Monday.
A nine-year old, who was allegedly raped by two youths in Shahdol district of Madhya Pradesh last week, was shifted to Nagpur and admitted to a private super specialty hospital after mild kidney failure.
India recurve team archer Pratima Boro of Assam allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself on Friday at the Army Sports Institute in Pune, where the national camp is on.
Nikhil Khadse, the son of Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Legislative Assembly and BJP leader Eknath Khadse, committed suicide at his residence at Muktai Nagar in the district today, police said.
The four-year-old girl, who was brutally raped in Ghansaur town in Seoni district of Madhya Pradesh on April 17, died of cardiac arrest at around 7:45pm at a hospital in Nagpur on Monday night, a hospital spokesman said.Humiliated, teen rape victim attempts suicide