Fadnavis announces Rs.7,000 crore aid for drought-hit farmers

Fadnavis announces Rs.7000 crore aid for drought-hit farmers

Nagpur, Dec 11 (IANS) Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Thursday announced a total aid package of Rs.7,000 crore for the state’s debt-hit farmers. Announcing the relief in the state legislature here, he also said the government will “take over” the private loans of around half a million farmers mainly in Vidarbha and Marathwada, the worst […]

Hurdle cleared for Navi Mumbai International Airport

Hurdle cleared for Navi Mumbai International Airport

Thane, Dec 8 (IANS) The central government has cleared a major hurdle in the development of the country’s largest greenfield airport coming up here, an official said Monday. The ministry of civil aviation has approved the regulatory regime of “Shared Till” for the upcoming Rs.15,000-crore Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIA), in adjoining Raigad district. This […]

Bank of India Hiring in Mumbai. Last Date to apply: 22 Dec 2014

Bank of India Hiring in Mumbai. Last Date to apply: 22 Dec 2014

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Shiv Sena to join Maharashtra government

Shiv Sena to join Maharashtra government

Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) The opposition Shiv Sena will now join the BJP government in Maharashtra, Chief Minister D. Fadnavis announced here Thursday.The state cabinet will be expanded Friday to include the Shiv Sena ministers, he said.Senior Shiv Sena leader Subhash Desai said that the two parties have decided to come together again and run a […]

Sharad Pawar falls, fractures leg

Sharad Pawar falls, fractures leg

Mumbai, Dec 3 (IANS) Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar fractured his leg after falling at his New Delhi residence ahead of his 75th birthday next week, a party official said here Wednesday. Pawar met with the accident Tuesday night on the lawns of his residence and underwent medical tests that confirmed a leg fracture, […]

A.R. Antulay, Maharashtra’s first Muslim CM, is dead

A.R. Antulay, Maharashtra's first Muslim CM, is dead

Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Congress veteran Abdul Rahman Antulay, Maharashtra’s first Muslim chief minister and a former central minister, died here Tuesday following prolonged illness, his nephew said. He was 85. Antulay passed away at the Breach Candy Hospital where he was admitted a few days ago. He is survived by his wife Nargis, son […]

Udhhav doesn’t trust the BJP, will vote against them in Maharashtra Assembly, says Shiv Sena

Udhhav doesn't trust the BJP, will vote against them in Maharashtra Assembly, says Shiv Sena

Mumbai: The political tones in Maharashtra seem to be going high ahead of the trust vote of the Devendra Fadnavis government on Wednesday. Shiv Sena leader Ramdas Kadam on Wednesday said that all 63 MLAs of the party will be sitting in the opposition and will vote against the BJP. “Uddhavji told us he does not trust the BJP. […]

Maharashtra Assembly session to begin today, Shiv Sena yet to decide on sitting in opposition

Maharashtra Assembly session to begin today

Mumbai: The special three-day session of Maharashtra Assembly will begin on Monday even as former ally Shiv Sena still remains undecided on whether it will support the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led government in the state or sit in the opposition. A final decision is likely only after Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis moves a trust vote on November 12. […]

Shiv Sena cool with Modi’s offer of two berths

Shiv Sena cool with Modi's offer of two berths

Mumbai, Nov 7  The Shiv Sena is cool with the offer of two central berths in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s proposed expansion of his ministry in the next couple of days. Confirming the developments, a senior Sena leader said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was merely implementing its promise to induct two more (Sena) nominees […]

Fadnavis to face crucial trust vote Nov 12

Fadnavis to face crucial trust vote Nov 12

  Mumbai, Nov 1 (IANS) A special three-day session of the Mahararashtra assembly will begin here Nov 10 in which the first BJP government will face a crucial trust vote Nov 12, a minister said here Saturday.All the 287 newly-elected legislators would be sworn-in and the minority government headed by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will face […]