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Fadnavis will remain as leader of opposition: Shiv Sena
The ruling Shiv Sena in Maharashtra on Tuesday took a swipe at the RSS for suggesting that senior BJP leader and former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis will not remain in the opposition for long.
Maharashtra govt plans 18-storey residential tower for ministers
Each minister will have construction of 574 square metres on each floor whic...
Bill to make Marathi must in schools in Assembly on Feb 27: Maha Govt
The Maharashtra government will on Thursday introduce the bill making t...
Maharashtra govt will not take part in anything but Census: Minister Jitendra Awhad
While addressing a public gathering in Maharashtra's Thane on February 17, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and Maharashtra Housi...
Post governor snub, Maharashtra plans bill on sarpanch election
On January 27, the state government cancelled a move of the earlier BJP-Sena regime that allowed sarpanches to be directly elected from the people. Governor Koshyari has however refused to clear the ordinance asking the state government to bring in a bill in the assembly instead of clearing it as an ordinance.
My stand on CAA-NRC-NPR decided after consulting NCP and Cong: Maharashtra CM
"I have made my stand clear on these issues and I have also discussed it with the alliance partners Congress and NCP," Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said.
Maharashtra CM discussed GST compensation, PMC bank issue with PM: Aaditya Thackeray
Aaditya described Uddhav Thackeray's first visit to the national capital after becoming chief minister in November last year, as "smooth" and "cordial". Aaditya, who also holds Protocol department, said the meeting with Congress president Sonia Gandhi was a "political one."
Maharashtra Govt invites private builders to partner MHADA for Affordable Housing
MHADA will be picking up equity in these projects and facilitate faster approvals apart from additional support to the project. The modalities for these alliances will be finalised soon, he said at the CII real estate conference. Dubai-based listed realty developer Emaar Group has reached out to the government for the project.
Won't block NPR in Maharashtra: Uddhav Thackeray
"CAA and NRC are different and NPR is different. No one has to worry if CAA gets implemented. NRC is not there and will not be implemented in the state," Thackeray tweeted. NPR will happen in the state as there is nothing controversial about it, he said.
No one needs to fear about CAA, NPR: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray after meeting PM Modi
"I had a good discussion with the prime minister over issues concerning Maharashtra. I also discussed the CAA, NPR and NRC with the prime minister. No one needs to fear about the CAA. The NPR is not going to throw anyone out of the country," Thackeray told.
Uddhav Thackeray requires 'briefing' to understand how NPR is basis of NRC: Manish Tewari
The sharp remarks by the former Union minister and Congress leader Manish Tewari on the chief of the Shiv Sena, the Congress' ally in Maharashtra, came a day after Thackarey met Prime Minister Narendra Modi, following which he said no one needs to fear about the CAA as it is not meant for throwing anyone out of the country.
Sharad Pawar to meet NCP ministers today as Uddhav Thackeray backs NPR
The government has reportedly initiated moves to roll out the National Population Register (NPR) process from May 1, the deadline set by the Centre even as Congress and NCP have said that they are opposed to the NPR exercise.
Solar power for schools in rural Maharashtra
Solar panels will be installed at government schools in rural areas of Maharashtra to combat frequent power shutdown and improve digital education.
Nagpada protest worries Maharashtra government
Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh had met the organisers of the protest on Monday and appealed to them to wind up the protest. However, a section of protesters is said to be keen to continue the sit-in.
No solid proof to reopen Loya case: Maharashtra home minister Anil Deshmukh
However, the state is taking a relook at the investigation into the Bhima Koregaon and the ‘urban naxal’ cases, Deshmukh told ET . The minister said also his Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) was against the implementation of the new citizenship law.
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