Marathwada

  • Mah govt worried over skewed sex ratio in Beed 17-05-2011 10:30 AM

    Mumbai: Concerned over the growing incidence of female infanticide in state's Marathwada region and Beed district in particular, the Maharashtra government has convened a meeting on May 20 of all concerned officials in Beed to discuss crackdown on irregular activities. Beed has the lowest male-female sex ratio in the age...
  • Farmers' plight grows as rains elude Maharashtra 15-07-2008 08:23 AM

    Mohali: At the PCA Stadium on Saturday, Punjab openers Karan Goel and Jiwanjot Singh hit centuries in an unbeaten 243-run stand that is now 58 short of the Punjab record, 301 by Vikram Rathour and Navjot Singh Sidhu. More importantly, the home team is 16 runs shy of taking the...
  • Farm tragedy in Vidarbha but miracle in W Maharashtra 15-07-2008 01:37 AM

    Sydney: Alex Doolan posted his best first-class score of 161 not out before Australia A declared their first innings at 480 for 7 midway through a three-day match with South Africa. The Proteas, preparing for the first of three Tests against Australia, were 128 for 1 at stumps on Saturday...
  • Marathwada, Vidarbha head towards another drought 13-07-2008 06:38 PM

    Mumbai: India are unlikely to embrace the concept of day-night Test matches, a top official said on Wednesday, because a previous experiment in first-class cricket fell flat. The International Cricket Council announced this week that Tests can now be played under lights, with rival teams deciding on the hours of...
  • 35 Maharashtra districts declared drought hit 10-07-2008 04:50 PM

    Chennai: Jharkhand batsman Ishank Jaggi scored a gutsy century to bail his team out of a precarious situation as East Zone finished their first innings at a respectable 232 against Central Zone on the third day of Duleep Trophy final. At stumps, Central were 12 for no loss after two...
  • BR desecration: Cops fire at protest 10-04-2007 11:31 PM

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  • Forum: Ways to plug communal divide 19-09-2006 10:19 PM

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  • Malegaon, a communal tinderbox 19-09-2006 09:03 PM

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