Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 27, 2015
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis, today, said the state government has decided to confer classical language status on Marathi language and it is up to the Centre to decide on the issue and added that Mumbai will continue to belong to Mara...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 26, 2015
The Indian Railway budget on Thursday drew criticism from within the ruling alliance with NDA constituent Shiv Sena claiming that it lacked clarity on how the money will come for the various projects.
Mumbai News | mid-day.com | Thursday February 26, 2015
From a layperson's point of view, our airports seem to be under a heavy cloak of security, but a closer look will reveal that five of Maharashtra's most sensitive airports, including Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (CSIA), are at risk becau...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 26, 2015
Swine flu has claimed 51 more lives raising the death toll to 926 and the number of people affected by the disease crossed the 16,000 mark even as the Government said today there is no need to panic.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Uddhav Thackeray, chief of the Shiv Sena, has ordered his party's workers to travel across Maharashtra to inform farmers that the government's planned land reforms are designed to gyp them.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 25, 2015
In a sensational twist in the murder of rationalist Narendra Dabholkar, Maharashtra's former Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar has confirmed that a top police officer did resort to voodoo to find the alleged killers.
Opinion | Subhashini Ali | Tuesday February 24, 2015
This is what living with terror feels like, writes Subhashini Ali.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday February 23, 2015
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has been given a public roasting by his own ally, the Shiv Sena, which has questioned in its latest editorial: "What has changed with the new government? If someone knows please tell us."
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Tuesday February 17, 2015
Rana Ayyub on why the Shiv Sena should look out.
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday February 17, 2015
Veteran communist leader and anti-toll tax campaigner Govind Pansare and his wife, who had sustained multiple gunshot wounds in an attack on Monday, are stable, doctors have said. The investigation in the case is yet to make any headway.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Monday February 16, 2015
To increase women's participation in urban policy making, the Union government is considering bringing in a law that would make way for 50% reservation for women in all urban local bodies.
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With IANS inputs) | Tuesday February 17, 2015
The Maharashtra government has ordered a high-level inquiry into the attack on anti-toll tax campaigner and veteran CPI leader Govind Pansare and his wife. The couple had been shot at by motorcycle-borne youths while they were out for a morning walk ...
Sunday February 15, 2015
The government on Sunday received 130 preliminary bids from companies like Essar Power, Hindalco, Adani Power and Jindal Power for 21 coal blocks on offer in the second tranche of an ongoing coal auction.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 15, 2015
The government, today, said that it was "closely" monitoring the spurt in swine flu cases in the country even as 11 more deaths due to the disease were reported in Rajasthan, one of the worst-affected states.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 10, 2015
The Bombay High Court, on Tuesday, has asked the Centre, and the Maharashtra government, as well as the Information & Broadcasting Ministry to respond to a petition seeking action against organisers of All India Bakchod (AIB)'s roast show, held in Mu...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 9, 2015
Maharashtra government will soon make mandatory the installation of Global Positioning System (GPS) trackers in taxis and autorickshaws in the state.
India News | Monday February 9, 2015
The former editor of an Urdu daily, arrested for reprinting a Charlie Hebdo cartoon, won a legal reprieve today. The Bombay High Court has restrained the Maharashtra government and police from taking any action against her.
Mumbai News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 7, 2015
Maharashtra government today signed an MoU worth Rs 949 crore with engineering and construction major Larsen & Toubro (L&T) for setting up CCTV based surveillance in the city.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday February 7, 2015
Launching an attack on the ruling BJP government on its completion of 100 days in power, Maharashtra Congress today said it failed to deliver electoral promises and only restricted itself to making "announcements".
India News | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Saturday February 7, 2015
As the first BJP-led government in Maharashtra completes 100 days in power, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has embarked on a programme to transform Mumbai and its suburbs into a global commercial, financial and entertainment hub.
India News | Wednesday February 4, 2015
In face of a raging controversy and the possibility of a government inquiry into its expletive-laced, no-holds barred "roast" of two film stars, organiser AIB said late on Tuesday evening that it was "pulling off" the programme for now.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday February 4, 2015
Stepping into a row over an expletive-laced, no-holds barred "roast" of two film stars, the Maharashtra government today said it could take action.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 3, 2015
Maharashtra government will take necessary measures to boost coastal security, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said in Mumbai today.
India News | Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday February 3, 2015
After pledging an inquiry to determine if a roast of actors Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor, employed obscene language and content, the Maharashtra government has said it will not exercise "moral policing."