Election 2014 | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (with inputs from PTI) | Wednesday March 19, 2014
NCP leader Vikaykumar Gavit was today dropped as Maharashtra's Horticulture and Medical Education minister. The NCP had approached Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan after Mr Gavit's daughter joined the BJP and was given a ticket to contest the Lok Sab...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 27, 2014
Maharashtra cabinet on Wednesday approved a proposal to regularise slums built till the year 2000, extending the earlier cut-off date by five years.
Cities | Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday February 5, 2014
The Maharashtra cabinet today approved a proposal to allocate Rs 100 crore for installation of a statue of warrior king Shivaji off the Mumbai coast. The statue will come up a 16-hectare bedrock in the Arabian Sea.
India | Tejas Mehta | Thursday January 2, 2014
Five days after Rahul Gandhi publicly censured the Maharashtra government for rejecting a report on what's known as the Adarsh housing scam, the report has been "partly accepted," said chief minister Prithviraj Chavan.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday November 27, 2013
Shiv Sena MLC Anil Parab has asked Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan to dismiss Home Minister RR Patil from the state cabinet for "leaking details" about 26/11 terrorist Ajmal Kasab's time in prison and his cremation inside the Yerwada jail.
Thursday October 31, 2013
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) approved four laning of the Aurangabad-Yedeshi highway in Maharashtra at an investment of Rs 2,406.63 crore. In Punjab, the Sangrur-Haryana border road will be widened at Rs 612.28 crore investment.
India | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das | Friday June 28, 2013
Madhya Pradesh police today arrested five people, including a Maharashtra Cabinet Minister Nitin Raut's son, for allegedly attacking some forest officials and toll plaza attendants while they were on their way to hill station Pachmarhi a few days ago...
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Saturday June 8, 2013
Ministers from the Nationalist Congress Party or NCP in Maharashtra have submitted their resignations to party chief Sharad Pawar ahead of the cabinet reshuffle on June 15. Among those who put in their papers on Friday were Deputy Chief Minister Ajit...
Thursday January 17, 2013
The Maharashtra government Wednesday imposed an additional 10 percent entertainment duty on movie tickets priced above Rs.250. The decision was taken at a weekly cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, an official said.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday December 10, 2012
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan defended the decision to re-induct Ajit Pawar in the Cabinet stating that allegations levelled by Opposition against him would be dealt with on the floor of the House.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 6, 2012
Just days after a White Paper on irrigation in Maharashtra practically gave a clean chit to NCP leader and former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar, sources have told NDTV that he will be sworn in tomorrow in the Maharashtra cabinet.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Sunday December 2, 2012
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has released a "Black Paper" today in response to the White Paper on irrigation that has been prepared by the Maharashtra government. The activist-turned-politician has slammed the report which was presented to...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday November 30, 2012
A Maharashtra irrigation department report that sources say will counter allegations of corruption against Ajit Pawar that cost him his job as deputy chief minister was presented to the state cabinet this evening. It is being seen as the first step i...
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Wednesday November 21, 2012
Mohammed Ajmal Amir Kasab, 25, the only terrorist caught alive during the 26/11 attacks on Mumbai, was hanged at Pune's Yerwada Jail at 7:30 this morning. It was a swift and secret execution, just two weeks after President Pranab Mukherjee rejected h...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday October 28, 2012
With 11 ministers, Andhra Pradesh has taken the cake in the reshuffle of the Union Cabinet as it overtook Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Rajasthan in its strength in the government.
Sunday October 28, 2012
With 11 ministers, Andhra Pradesh takes the cake in the reshuffle of the Union Cabinet as it overtook Uttar Pradesh, Kerala, Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu and Rajasthan in its strength in the government.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday September 24, 2012
Amid speculation of a cabinet reshuffle, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan told NDTV that he has unfinished business in Maharashtra and that portfolios back with the congress will go to other states.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 15, 2012
Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane, whose meeting with Congress president Sonia Gandhi fuelled speculation about a change of guard in the state, today said there was no political motive behind his visit to the national capital.
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Saturday September 15, 2012
After announcing big reforms on Friday and allowing foreign direct investment or FDI in multi-brand retail and aviation, the government is now gearing up for a cabinet reshuffle next week, sources have told NDTV. And there are indications that this r...
Saturday August 18, 2012
The project is estimated to cost Rs 14,500 crore.