Modi’s pet project not suited to address unique housing problems region faces.
Top builders to benefit most; affordable housing may take a hit.
The Centre’s communication to the state government urges the latter to examine all steps that can be taken at its level to lend “protected monument” status to the bungalow.
On March 1, 2014, the civic body submitted a resolution asking the government to permit a premium FSI of 0.33.
Sanjay Dutt has been at Yerwada since May 2013, after the SC upheld his conviction for illegal possession of arms.
Crucial documents regarding the sanction ‘missing’; probe sought.
UD dept has urged CM to cancel the additional FSI granted against norms.
Reliance Infrastructure-led MMOPL claims state’s stake has declined; government hits back
Louis Berger has served as a management consultant for infrastructure projects in Mumbai, including the Mumbai Metro One rail service, Monorail, Navi Mumbai international airport and Santacruz Chembur Link Road.
CM Devendra Fadnavis keen to commission 109 km of Metro rail services before 2019 Assembly elections
Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse informed the Assembly that authorities had ‘arrested’ 56 donkeys found transporting illegally mined river sand to secret collection points in one such case last month.
Audit agency comes down heavily on the state for failing to act against cooperative banks on verge of closure.
The government has also introduced provisions of the Centre’s new Land Acquisition Act, 2013, in the MRTP Act to bring it in sync with the Centre’s guidelines.
In the May 27 order, the SC judges had ruled that “sufficient notice ought to be given to the convict before issuance of a warrant of death."
While six private varsities have so far obtained the government’s nod, Fadnavis-led Maharashtra cabinet, has decided to put on hold all other proposals to set up private universities in the state.
State feels it need not consult the Centre for the ruling.
As reported by The Indian Express, the Maharashtra government found little merit in Memon’s fresh clemency plea.
The Congress had earlier demanded the resignation of Water Supply and Sanitation Minister Babanrao Lonikar after a controversy erupted over his educational qualifications. Lonikar hails from Partur.
Memon had addressed his latest clemency plea to Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao, who under the Constitution has power “to grant pardon and to suspend, remit or commute sentences”.
30 per cent sown area under threat already, weather forecast an added worry.
Plan for a fresh financial assistance comes at a time when the public debt in Maharashtra has already crossed Rs 3.85 lakh crore.
Probe ordered into ‘corruption’ in purchase of food for hospitals by Congress-controlled health department, graft charges against NCP legislator
As many as 104 people had died after consuming spurious liquor in Mumbai’s Malwani on June 17.
Official documents show that the tenders for the supply of chikki in BMC schools were first floated in 2013.
Live broadcast of proceedings of the Vidhan Sabha and Vidhan Parishad was launched last year on Doordarshan’s local channels.
School in tribal hamlet on a mission to transform rural schools into smart e-learning centres.
After discussions in her office on February 12, chikkis totalling Rs 75 crore replaced ladus, biscuit contract was limited to Rs 5 crore.
The new policy would also specify the circumstances and the kind of items that could be purchased under the controversy-riddled method.
Govt has ordered a probe into allegations of irregularities in a contract awarded for the supply of fire extinguishers to state-run schools.
Parliamentary panel to hold consultations on real estate Bill in Mumbai today.
Estranged cousin Dhananjay was the initial ‘whistleblower’; WCD dept stands by Pankaja.
Current goal of 19 lakh homes by 2022 too steep to achieve, say officials.
BMC has cited a Supreme Court ruling of 2013 that mandates minimum 15 to 25 per cent of the plot area as recreational open space at the ground level.
City receives 197 mm rain, witnesses a high tide of 4.45 metres; commuters hit hard as locals cancelled; Bombay High Court declares holiday, schools shut.
At least 250 pending cases where nod was sought for recovery of assets to compensate for loss to public exchequer.
“The ACB’s preliminary investigations suggest that the stay was questionable,” a senior state official said.
A chronicle of imperial rule in 19th century India, largely through the life and times of a clan of redoubtable Lowland Scots.