India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 22, 2014
The Maharashtra government yesterday decided to give promotions to policemen doing outstanding work in Maoist-affected Gadchiroli, Bhandara, Gondia and Chandrapur districts in the Vidarbha region.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 6, 2014
The uncertainties of the 2014 Lok Sabha elections has brought Pawar -- who had walked out of the Congress in 1998 after protesting Gandhi's Italian origins -- closer to her
India News | Written by Ketki Angre | Tuesday February 25, 2014
Anger spilled out onto the streets in some villages in the Bhandara district of Vidarbha, Maharashtra after Sunday evening's freak hailstorm that left many injured, damaged homes and affected standing crops.
Friday December 27, 2013
Hit hard by rains, state-run manganese ore producer MOILs output has dipped by 2.44 per cent to 6.7 lakh tonnes in the first eight months of the current fiscal year (FY14).
India News | Sanjay Ramakant Tiwari | Sunday November 3, 2013
In Maharashtra, over 50,000 people who were supposed to get houses are now forced to observe Diwali as homeless.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 1, 2013
Facing flak for the "failure" of police to make headway in the probe of the alleged rape and murder of three minor sisters at Murmadi in Bhandara district, the Maharashtra government today announced that the case would be handed over to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta; edited by Mala Das | Sunday March 10, 2013
The Opposition in Maharashtra has demanded that the state government should clarify on the embarrassing error in the Bhandara deaths case. A forensic expert has contradicted a post-mortem report to say that three minor sisters died of drowning in a well and were not raped, killed and then thrown into it in Bhandara in Maharashtra last month.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 10, 2013
Issues like severe drought in rural parts, the alleged rape and murder of three minor sisters in Bhandara district, SIT on irrigation are expected to dominate the Budget session of Maharashtra Legislature, starting tomorrow.
India News | Reported by Rashmi Rajput; Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Sunday March 10, 2013
A forensic expert has contradicted a post-mortem report to say that three minor sisters died of drowning in a well and were not raped, killed and then thrown into it in Bhandara, Maharashtra, last month.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday March 9, 2013
A forensic expert looking into the deaths of three minor sisters from Bhandara in Maharashtra has reportedly concluded that the girls died of drowning in a well and were not raped, as stated in their post-mortem report.
India News | Reported by Rashmi Rajput, Edited by Samira Shaikh | Tuesday March 5, 2013
After an investigation impoverished in breakthroughs, the police in Bhandara in Maharashtra have detained three people for the rape and murder of three sisters between the ages of six and 11.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 4, 2013
Home Secretary R K Singh has expressed his regret to Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde for the gaffe of disclosing the names of the victims of the Bhandara rape incident in Rajya Sabha over which the Minister faced huge embarrassment.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday March 1, 2013
In Parliament today, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said, "It appears that all three (girls) were subjected to sexual abuse before being murdered. The collective conscience of the House, I am sure, is jolted by this." He then mentioned the names of the girls, provoking deep criticism from the BJP. The identity of sexually assaulted minors has t...
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta and Ketki Angre; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Friday March 1, 2013
It has been nearly two weeks since three sisters aged 11, nine, and six were raped and murdered in the Bhandara district of Maharashtra, but in the tiny village where they lived, nobody has been arrested yet.
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Sunday February 24, 2013
Ten days after the brutal rape and murder of three minor girls in Lakhani village in the Bhandara district of Maharashtra, there have been no arrests in the case yet. Police sources however say that they have made headway in the investigation and hope to arrest the culprits soon.
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday February 23, 2013
Hundreds took to streets on Saturday to protest the rape and murder of three minor sisters of Lakhani village here and also an alleged assault of a girl reported on Friday, police said.
India News | Reported by Saurabh Gupta; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Saturday February 23, 2013
A school teacher in the Bhandara district of Maharashtra has been arrested for allegedly raping a minor student. The 13-year-old was raped on February 20.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 22, 2013
Within a week after the rape and murder of three minor girls of a family in Bhandara, a 14-year- old girl was allegedly raped by a teacher on school premises in the district.
India News | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Friday February 22, 2013
The headmaster of a school in Bhandara, Maharashtra where the three minor sisters, who were raped and murdered last week, studied has been suspended. The girls went missing from the school, not turning up for midday meals, but it is alleged he did not inform the family or the police.
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Bhandara rape case
India News | Edited by Ashish Mukherjee | Thursday February 21, 2013
The mother of three little girls who were brutally raped, murdered and thrown into a well in a village in Maharashtra wants death sentence for the culprits. Only, no arrests have been made yet much to the anger of residents, who say they have stopped sending their children to school.
India News | Saurabh Gupta | Thursday February 21, 2013
Temper is rising among residents in Bhandara after police failed to make any arrest six days after three minor sisters were brutally raped, murdered and thrown into a well.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday February 20, 2013
The rape and murder of three young sisters in Maharashtra has shocked the state.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday February 20, 2013
As India celebrated the One Billion Rising movement to fight violence against women on February 14, three little sisters aged five, nine and 11, went missing from their home in a small Maharashtra village. The next day, their dead bodies were found in a well on the outskirts of the village, next to a roadside dhaba or eatery.