Report slams education dept for poor coverage of scheme, praises state for daily monitoring system
While Marathi is a compulsory subject in all state board schools up to class X, the education minister in March last year announced that Marathi will be made compulsory up to class VII in non-state board schools.
The move comes in the wake of several cases in the state, especially in Mumbai, where builders have refused to sell apartments based on a buyer’s religion, marital status or dietary preferences.
Officials attribute delay to non-availability of funds from the Centre
At Rs 201, the new rate in Maharashtra is still lower compared to many other states and labourers would look for alternative jobs, officials believe.
Since the beginning of the budget session, the Congress, NCP and ruling Shiv Sena have been demanding a complete write-off of all existing agricultural loans in the state.
Since 2009, no one has been appointed on a permanent basis for a post that entails overseeing the promotion of the language across the state.
The strike has been on since February 15, with the workers demanding a fixed salary that should be directly credited to their bank accounts by the state government.
Mumbai secretary of ABVP Rohit Chandode said, “If any anti-national announcements are made in any educational institute, the ABVP will protest.”
All the four accused in the Parmar suicide case — Chavan, Jagdale, Mulla and Sudhakar Chavan — had contested from different wards in Thane.
For the BJP, a three-fold increase in its tally was possible only because it managed to retain its traditional Gujarati voters besides votes of Marathis too.
Thackeray told the media that Mumbai’s Mayor would be from the Shiv Sena, whether there was an alliance or not.
Incidentally, while factors such as these appeared to have impacted the anticipated turnout in Gujarati belts, the Congress appeared to have failed to convert the discontented voter in the community to its advantage.
The police department is expected to submit their report to the chief electoral officer of the state before 10th of every month.
P D’Mello Road is a 6-km arterial stretch between the south end of the Eastern Freeway and the north end of the Colaba Causeway
Speaking to mediapersons at Rangsharda auditorium in Bandra, Singh said the fight between the Shiv Sena and its former ally, the Bharatiya Janata Party, was not driven by ideology but was only about “give and take”
Not all in the crowd recognise the Congress leader and Lok Sabha MP — some mistake him for Rahul Gandhi, ‘big leader from Delhi’ for many others.
The Union ministry of rural development had included the construction of anganwadi centres in the schedule of permissible works under the MGNREGA scheme.
The seven hostels at divisional level will have the capacity of housing 250 students while those at district and taluka level will house 100 students.
While many switched sides after being denied party nominations, convincing voters to accept them as candidates from a different party not proving easy
Students had demanded immediate cancellation of current mess contract
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Shah, who has declared assets worth Rs 690 crore in his affidavit attached to his nomination form, is touted to be the richest politician in the state.
Maharashtra tribal development department has entrusted a 11-member committee led by Dr Subhash Salunke, with the the task of guiding them in carrying out safety measures to prevent deaths and sexual abuse.
While slums comprising 25% voters sceptical about chances of Gujarati candidate, Bhanushali banks on his ‘goodwill’ among the rest
The convict, Sunil Bhosale, senior police inspector, Chunnabhatti police station, confirmed Sumeet is a “historysheeter” and has several cases lodged against him.
Congress leaders who have been advocating loan waiver for farmers say that there is no other option to save farmers and stop them from committing suicide.
The department of industries has issued a Government Resolution asking all private companies, shops and establishments to declare the two voting days as paid holidays, or to relieve their employees for a few hours, so they can exercise their vote.
The eligible candidates will then be allotted schools and a notification will be sent on the cellphone of parents, who will have to then confirm the admission of their ward in the selected school, said the official.
There are also more than 60 open spaces in R South Ward, of which around 30 are under the BMC.
Having spoken against vegetarianism and pitting Gujarat against Mumbai, Shiv Sena may now lose vote of the community, nearly 17% of the population
According to the Census 2011 data, there has been a rise in Malad’s population by 1.47 lakh in the last decade.
Uddhav’s son Aaditya, who is the face of his party’s campaign alongwith his father, was quick to hit back, saying that his party wants transparency in administration at the central and state government levels.
While connectivity to the western suburbs was poor, leading to the main road being choked with traffic, the Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar route of the Metro resolved that issue to an extent.
Every semester, MU conducts as many as 402 examinations, estimating over 19.5 lakh answer booklets, which are then manually evaluated by examiners, followed by moderators.
Of the 5.4 crore landless labourers identified during the Socio-Economic Caste Census, 41,73,705 are in Maharashtra.