Shubhangi Khapre


Will revoke land notification, claims Sena minister; CM Fadnavis says not govt’s decision
Tue, Apr 24, 2018

When contacted, Leader of Opposition Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil said, “The Shiv Sena has called Prime Minister Narendra Modi a villain. Now, does it imply that it is also part of the dirty picture... playing a side role in the BJP.”

Aurangabad Industrial City: First ‘walk to work’ city to bring in Rs 70,000-crore investments, says govt
Mon, Apr 23, 2018

Located on the outskirts of Auranagabad, AURIC will be built on 10,000 acres of land.

Maharashtra government plans to push digitalisation across 40,500 villages
Sun, Apr 22, 2018

The financial allocations with planned schemes have yielded positive results in at least three core sectors namely — Rural infrastructure, agriculture and irrigation.

Rural areas of Maharashtra open-defecation free, says government
Thu, Apr 19, 2018

Simultaneously, the government said it also worked to make villages water-reliant through more than two lakh water conservation projects, specially in the drought-hit districts.

BJP says won’t be drawn into war of words with Shiv Sena
Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Instead, the party has started working on a Plan B if the Sena fails to respond to its offer for a pre-poll alliance in the 2019 Assembly and Parliament elections. It means the possibility of the BJP going to the polls alone also.

Congress in a Catch-22 over Konkan projects
Mon, Apr 16, 2018

“The party will have to tread cautiously as in the past it had dismissed villagers’ protests against the Jaitapur plant as politics. Also, it had argued the nuclear plant would bring in Rs 1 lakh crore investments and boost employment and growth in coastal Konkan,” a former Congress minister said.

‘Dalit, tribal youths should make inroads in non-govt sectors’
Sun, Apr 15, 2018

DICCI has more than a 100 Dalit and tribal entrepreneurs. The generation-next Dalits and tribals should explore employment opportunities beyond government jobs to bring in real economic empowerment in their community, said Kamble.

Ambedkar memorial to be completed by 2020, says CM Devendra Fadnavis
Sat, Apr 14, 2018

The memorial, which will come up on 12.5 acres of Indu Mills land, is estimated to cost Rs 550 crore.

Maharashtra: BJP to go door-to-door to mend fences with Dalits, tribals
Thu, Apr 12, 2018

The elected members of the state legislature and MPs will reach out to Dalits and tribals to counter the anti-BJP sentiments post the Bhima Koregaon violence and the Supreme Court verdict on the Atrocities Act.

Loan waiver: Maharashtra govt to directly intimate eligible farmers
Tue, Apr 10, 2018

The move comes after complaints against banks that they were not intimating eligible farmers whose names along with the amount has been cleared by the state government.

Eye on 2019 Lok Sabha elections, BJP to intensify attack on NCP
Sun, Apr 08, 2018

The BJP leaders in Maharashtra believe that “all the agitations that took place, including farmers stir, the Maratha rallies and Samvidhan Diwas, were an outcome of the Pawar-led initiative along with other parties.”

Opposition trying to divide people in name of caste and religion, says Devendra Fadnavis
Sat, Apr 07, 2018

“When you meddle with chaiwalas, you know how it raises the heat and dust,” says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

BJP Foundation Day celebrations: Keen to contest 2019 polls with Shiv Sena, says Amit Shah
Sat, Apr 07, 2018

On the party's Foundation Day BJP president Amit Shah said, “The Shiv Sena is an alliance partner, which is in government at the Centre and state. Therefore, we wish to continue and contest together.”

CM Devendra Fadnavis: Mega rally will show BJP’s vastness to workers
Fri, Apr 06, 2018

In the state, there are a total 90,000 booths. In each booth there are at least 10 to 20 workers. The foremost task is to reach out to the people door-to-door in their assigned areas.

Maharashtra Cabinet expansion, reshuffle on the cards
Fri, Apr 06, 2018

A BJP-Sena pre-poll alliance has gained ground following the Congress-NCP’s decision to contest the elections together. The BJP’s initiative for pre-poll talks with allies, including the Sena, is to consolidate its ‘MahaUti’ (Grand Alliance).

Foundation Day: BJP to shine spotlight on ‘karyakartas’
Thu, Apr 05, 2018

The party has organised the stay of workers at various points across Kurla, Bandra, CST. Volunteers have been assigned the task of looking after their food and other logistics.

Bhima Koregaon violence: No evidence against Sambhaji Bhide, says Maha CM Devendra Fadnavis
Wed, Mar 28, 2018

Anybody found guilty would be punished. Even if it’s a member of my family, says Devendra Fadnavis in Assembly

NCP wishlist: 50:50 seats with Congress in alliance
Mon, Mar 26, 2018

The NCP state unit is keenly watching the exercise in the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee led by Ashok Chavan and the All India Congress Committee general secretary in charge of Maharashtra Mohan Prakash.

NCP will not accept secondary role to Congress: Ajit Pawar
Sun, Mar 25, 2018

Although elections are scheduled in 2019, the process of political permutation and combination has already set in Maharashtra. Individual parties are going out of the way to conduct surveys and access their party's present political standing.

Maharashtra: Govt sees bitter truth in too much sugarcane
Sun, Mar 25, 2018

Highly-placed sources in the state government said, “The crop diversification model is region- wise taking into account the soil health and climate conditions that will evolve in a time-bound manner.”