Shubhangi Khapre


Maharashtra seeks Rs 4,500-cr aid to tackle farm crisis
Wed, Dec 02, 2015

The Centre had sent officials to some drought-hit districts of Marathwada to ascertain facts presented by the state government

Senior ministers seek to retain additional berths
Tue, Dec 01, 2015

The likelihood of 8 to 10 ministers from the BJP, Sena and smaller allies being included in the Cabinet has some senior ministers holding additional charge wary.

Tribal welfare ministry sets aside 5% of budget to empower 2,815 gram sabhas, panchayats
Tue, Dec 01, 2015

Though there is a special central component for every state for overall tribal development, the state government believes it would have to chalk out its independent roadmap based on specifics of every region.

Cabinet expansion in Maharashtra sets pitch for lobbying in BJP
Sun, Nov 29, 2015

Devendra Fadnavis wants to use the cabinet expansion to send out a clear message of social engineering by striking regional and caste balance in the government.

Maharashtra earns Rs 20,000 cr revenue from liquor sector
Sun, Nov 29, 2015

The state govt is not going to ban liquor as it would have major financial implications on revenue earning.

Vidarbha to house 80% cotton industries in Maharashtra
Sat, Nov 28, 2015

Govt working on a policy to make Amravati international textile hub

Why Sharad Pawar is talking about a mid-term poll in Maharashtra after BMC polls
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

At a function in Satara, Pawar indicated that there is a possibility of changing equations in Maharashtra.

Pawar’s mid-term poll alarm is to create instability: Maharashtra govt
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

Leaders of BJP-Sena alliance say NCP chief is known for such tactics to enhance his own party’s significance

Reopening dance bars: Maharashtra CM Fadnavis says will explore all options to continue ban
Fri, Nov 27, 2015

Supreme Court has asked the state government to start issuing licences to dance bars in the next two weeks.

Relief to sugar sector, no purchase tax next season
Thu, Nov 26, 2015

Move will ensure cane farmers are paid FRP, says chief minister.

Social engineering on mind as BJP to celebrate Samvidhan Diwas today
Thu, Nov 26, 2015

Party trying to integrate Dalits by bringing Ambedkar to the centrestage of politics.

Thackeray memorial: Govt taps legal experts, builds defence on Mayor’s Bungalow
Wed, Nov 25, 2015

Officials in the state legal department, urban development department and BMC too are trying to ascertain the facts to ensure the project does not get into a legal wrangle.

BJP holds meet, sets stage for cabinet expansion next week
Tue, Nov 24, 2015

Five from BJP, two from Sena and one each from RSP and Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana likely to make the cut.

Palghar to get a smart city-like makeover
Mon, Nov 23, 2015

At an internal meeting held last week, chief minister Devendra Fadnavis rolled out the plan laying emphasis on combating the menace of malnourishment, the biggest challenge in the district.

Tur dal amounts to less than 1/3rd of seized pulses
Sun, Nov 22, 2015

Of the 46,397 MT pulses seized, amount of tur dal does not exceed 13,000 MT

Farmers protest diversion of water to Marathwada
Sun, Nov 22, 2015

Protests in Western Maharashtra too over release of water from Ujani to Solapur.

Maharashtra: Integrated water plan likely in three months
Fri, Nov 20, 2015

Draft proposal sets target of bringing 37.52 lakh hectares under micro-irrigation.

Maharashtra govt suggests reforms to increase pulse production
Thu, Nov 19, 2015

Apart from higher mandatory MSP, state is exploring 12 month sowing cycle to enhance yield

BJP mends fences with Sena through Thackeray memorial
Wed, Nov 18, 2015

A Thackeray memorial was a foregone conclusion waiting to happen sooner than later.

Winter Session strategy in house: Cong, NCP may join hands to take on BJP in Maharashtra
Tue, Nov 17, 2015

Setting aside differences, both parties to field common candidate for the MLC elections

Cabinet expansion, reshuffle likely after Fadnavis’s London trip
Mon, Nov 16, 2015

Consultations to begin next week; Sena may get another two ministries, one each for smaller allies.

PM Modi, Fadnavis inaugurate Ambedkar’s memorial in London
Sun, Nov 15, 2015

The initiative to acquire the private property in London was taken by chief minister Devendra Fadnavis. The property was purchased for Rs 40 crore.

Bihar results may impact economic reforms, fears BJP
Wed, Nov 11, 2015

Land acquisition bill, GST may face hurdles in winter session, say party leaders.

Dr B R Ambedkar’s London house to be a tourist, research hub
Tue, Nov 10, 2015

PM Narendra Modi, CM Devendra Fadnavis to inaugurate Ambedkar Research Centre in London on November 14

BJP introspection after Bihar verdict: Need to revive ‘nation first’ motto, say leaders
Mon, Nov 09, 2015

‘Cannot compromise dignity of karyakartas, undermine RSS role’

Need to revive cottage industries to boost rural economy: CM Devendra Fadnavis
Sun, Nov 08, 2015

Govt to integrate multiple departments to evolve a district-wise policy keeping village as a unit to promote traditional village skills

Epicentre of malnourishment, Harisal set to become Maharashtra’s first smart village
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' decision to hand over the village for digitisation to Microsoft was taken during his visit to US last year July.

Prepare report on Dhangar community: Maharashtra govt to TISS
Fri, Nov 06, 2015

CM Devendra Fadnavis says reservation to Dhangars will have to be backed with files so that it withstands contest in courts, Constitution.

Mumbai: Tur dal to be available at Rs 100 a kg from today
Thu, Nov 05, 2015

CM has asked food ministry to release seized stock, urges Centre to provide more quota of pulses to Maharashtra.

Final notification on Mumbai coastal road by November-end: Devendra Fadnavis
Thu, Nov 05, 2015

Chief minister meets Jaitley, Naidu, Prabhu to fast-track mega projects.

BJP keeps its options open
Wed, Nov 04, 2015

The BJP has kept its options open to claim power in the KDMC, with or without the Shiv Sena, with which it shares power in the state government.

Only 9 seats in kitty but MNS may play kingmaker
Wed, Nov 04, 2015

The BJP has already struck a discordant note by stating that it would like to install its own mayor in the KDMC.

With victory in Kalyan-Dombivli, Uddhav strengthens Sena turf
Tue, Nov 03, 2015

While questions will be asked about BJP organisation’s failure to check Sena’s growth, Thackeray will use the revival to tame BJP ‘highhandedness’ in Centre, state.

Interview: Maharashtra to emerge as electronic giant by 2030, says Fadnavis
Sun, Nov 01, 2015

Pushing reforms at high-speed is the next task, says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

My govt will not allow rule of terror: Devendra Fadnavis
Sat, Oct 31, 2015

According to Fadnavis, the beef ban was blown out of context and twisted on religious lines.

Devendra Fadnavis will have to live with Sena pinpricks
Fri, Oct 30, 2015

The allies have pledged to keep the govt stable but Sena-BJP fight for Mumbai turf will only escalate until the 2017 BMC polls.