India | Press Trust of India | Friday December 5, 2014
The BJP and Shiv Sena leaders who were sworn in today during the expansion of Devendra Fadnavis ministry include some who have been ministers in the past and some new faces.
India | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday December 5, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today expanded his Council of Ministers to include the Shiv Sena, which returns as the BJP's ally in the state after a brief parting. 20 new ministers were sworn in today.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Thursday December 4, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, who took oath last month with just 10 ministers, is expected to expand his council of ministers tomorrow, after tying up loose ends in negotiations with the Shiv Sena.
India | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday December 2, 2014
A swearing-in ceremony to induct 12 Shiv Sena ministers in the Devendra Fadnavis cabinet in Maharashtra could be held tomorrow or the day after, BJP sources have told NDTV. The two parties are close to sealing a deal for power sharing in the state, t...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
BJP leader and Maharashtra PWD minister Chandrakant Patil today said that estranged ally Shiv Sena "will be accommodated" in the Cabinet expansion before the Winter Session of the Assembly starts on December 8.
India | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday November 11, 2014
The Shiv Sena's negotiations with the BJP over power-sharing in Maharashtra are at a standstill for now, Sena sources said on Tuesday morning.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday November 9, 2014
The expansion of the Cabinet today in Delhi may have turned into the kiss of death for the BJP and the Shiv Sena, which is in a huddle in Mumbai now. The former allies have been struggling to recalibrate their relationship.
India | Reported by Ketki Angre, Written by Suparna Singh | Monday November 10, 2014
As an array of politicians took their oaths to join the Prime Minister's Council of Ministers, Anil Desai, a Shiv Sena leader who had landed in Delhi was asked to skip the ceremony and immediately catch a flight back to Mumbai.
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday November 9, 2014
The Shiv Sena and the BJP have failed to reach an agreement on their relationship in Maharashtra - which means that when the Prime Minister's cabinet is enlarged, a leader from the Sena is unlikely to be among the new ministers.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 4, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has defended the small size of his Cabinet saying that he had talked to Union Minister Arun Jaitley about the issue before the swearing-in ceremony.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday November 2, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis allocated portfolios to his nine ministers on Sunday. The Chief Minister will be handling the key portfolios of Home, Urban Development, Housing and Health.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 1, 2014
The 10-member Devendra Fadnavis ministry, sworn-in at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai today in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, is a blend of the young and the experienced.
Assembly | Reported by Ketki Angre; Written by Suparna Singh | Thursday October 30, 2014
Shiv Sena wants some of its leaders to be included in the Cabinet which will be sworn in tomorrow.
Assembly | Reported by Ketki Angre; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday October 28, 2014
On Friday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will watch as his party forms the government in Maharashtra for the very first time - at a grand ceremony at Mumbai's famous Wankhede Stadium, a small cabinet of ministers from the BJP will take their oath.
Assembly | Reported by Saurabh Gupta and Ketki Angre, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday October 27, 2014
Party can start with mini cabinet if talks with Shiv Sena not concluded.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Centre today approved the 38.215 km long Nagpur Metro project at an estimated cost of Rs 8,680 crore.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 18, 2014
The Shiv Sena today objected to Maharashtra Cabinet's recent decision to give 36 hectares of land in Pune district to Sharad Pawar-led Vasantdada Sugar Institute (VSI) for sugarcane research on a 30-year lease at rupee one.
India | Tejas Mehta | Monday June 30, 2014
The former journalist who filed the Public Interest Litigation, or the PIL, challenging the Maharashtra Cabinet's decision to reserve 16 per cent seats in government jobs and educational institutions for Marathas, found himself at the receiving end o...
India | NDTV.com | Friday June 27, 2014
A Public Interest Litigation or PIL filed in the Bombay High Court has challenged the Maharashtra Cabinet's recent decision to grant 16 per cent reservation in government jobs and educational institutions to Marathas.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday June 25, 2014
The Maharashtra government today cleared the proposals for reserving 5 per cent seats in government jobs and educational institutions for Muslims and another 16 per cent for the Marathas.
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta | Thursday June 12, 2014
A year after the Supreme Court cancelled a ban on dance bars in Mumbai, the Maharashtra government wants to re-introduce a ban on dance bars in the state's capital.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas (with PTI inputs) | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Union rural development minister Gopinath Munde, who died after a road accident in Delhi on Tuesday morning, will be cremated with full state honours in his native place today.
Election 2014 | Written by Ketki Angre | Wednesday May 28, 2014
Just a day after the grand swearing in ceremony, the new government has run into a 'heavy industries' hurdle with its oldest ally, the Shiv Sena, unhappy with the choice of portfolio for its lone cabinet minister.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 27, 2014
The Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre, sworn-in yesterday evening, has seven ministers from Maharashtra, including three cabinet ministers.