Shubhangi Khapre


Congress-NCP may take battle against tainted ministers to court
Thu, Jul 28, 2016

The Opposition has demanded a probe against all such ministers under the Commission Of Inquiry Act.

Jai, Maharashtra’s biggest tiger spotted in Pauni: Mungantiwar
Thu, Jul 28, 2016

Jai, who is tagged as a head turner, went missing from his home location Umred-Karhandla Wildlife Sanctuary for the last few months, causing panic amongst the forest department.

Maharashtra for direct negotiations with farmers on acquisition of land
Tue, Jul 26, 2016

The direct negotiations model for land acquisition is being stressed by the state government to drastically cut down the complexities in the Land Acquisition Act.

Uddhav warns govt against ‘secondary treatment’ to Sena
Tue, Jul 26, 2016

Justifying the disappointment against the BJP-led government, Thackeray said, “I will meet Fadnavis. I will surely raise these issues with him. The government will have to give top priority to the work of our members.”

Devendra Fadnavis unveils Ambedkar statue at foothills of Himalaya
Mon, Jul 25, 2016

Fadnavis has decided to hold discussions for the development of the memorial with the government of Jammu and Kashmir.

Ex-minister Eknath Khadse attacks BJP in House
Fri, Jul 22, 2016

Former minister Eknath Khadse said party took high moral ground on allegations made by ‘irrelevant people’

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis hits back at Narayan Rane in House
Thu, Jul 21, 2016

Fadnavis reacted to attacks on him and the party by Rane, who called BJP a “goonda party”

Mumbai: Elevated railway corridors RFQ by August 15, says Suresh Prabhu
Tue, Jul 19, 2016

Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar believes the project will help in bringing relief to half-a- million commuters going through the daily grind in the metropolis.

Govt to promote fishing in dams to bring Rs 2,000-crore revenue
Sun, Jul 17, 2016

A conservative estimate shows the government can tap Rs 2,000 crore annually by opening up all dams for fishing sectors across Maharashtra.

Monsoon session curtain raiser: Opposition gets ready to target controversial ministers
Sun, Jul 17, 2016

A senior Congress leader said, “We have drawn a long list of ministers along with their misdeeds.”

Munde’s Singapore visit ‘private’, not official
Wed, Jul 13, 2016

Central leadership has sought details following her controversial tweet that embarrassed the party.

Shiv Sena weighs what it got, what it didn’t
Tue, Jul 12, 2016

MPs miss out on potential extra berth but MLAs happy

Pankaja, Tawde lose key portfolios in late-night Maharashtra cabinet reshuffle
Sun, Jul 10, 2016

Ministries were also allocated to ministers who were sworn-in Friday.

Nagpur-Mumbai expressway: State government to sanction Rs 12,000 crore to develop 24 townships
Sun, Jul 10, 2016

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has directed the authorities to expedite the planning.

Maharashtra: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis inducts 11 more ministers
Sat, Jul 09, 2016

Out of the 11 ministers 10 were new faces, while one BJP Minister of State, Ram Shinde, was elevated to the Cabinet rank.

Maharashtra govt to set up water management units along major irrigation projects
Fri, Jul 08, 2016

The course correction is part of the govt’s new policy on irrigation projects, which is in its implementation stage.

Maharashtra govt to tap 32,000 Kolhapuri Type Weirs for water management
Thu, Jul 07, 2016

Bridge-cum-barrages over dams lack proper maintenance, monitoring.

Shiv Sena pins its hopes on CM Fadnavis after getting raw deal from PM Modi
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

Sources said that the Centre had clearly told Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray that in the reshuffle, they can only accommodate one candidate and give him a MoS rank.

Lottery scam: Wasn’t aware of any confidential report, says Jayant Patil’
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

Patil was finance minister when the report was assigned and completed.

Cabinet reshuffle: Shiv Sena pins its hopes on Fadnavis after raw deal from Modi
Wed, Jul 06, 2016

In the last cabinet expansion, the BJP had sent the name of Sena's Anil Desai to the President. But hours before the swearing-in the Sena withdrew its candidate demanding an assurance of cabinet rank as well as a good portfolio.

Maharashtra: State government shifts focus from water projects to water management
Tue, Jul 05, 2016

To bring in 4 new policies for effective management to prevent, fight drought.

Modi Ministry expansion: Athavale, Bhamare to be face of state at Centre
Tue, Jul 05, 2016

With Dalit leader Athavale, BJP conveys a message before UP, BMC elections

Jalyukta Shivar brings 15 lakh hectares of land under irrigation
Mon, Jul 04, 2016

The audit report of the total work completed and how much land will get irrigated shows results that surpass the target set by the state government.

Maharashtra govt plans to make agriculture sector run on solar energy
Sun, Jul 03, 2016

Rs 8,000 crore allocated for agriculture sector to subsidise power supply to farmers is now expected to be used for tapping solar potential

2 crore trees plantation drive: Buoyed by success, minister says ‘it feels like Independence Day’
Sat, Jul 02, 2016

“Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s tweet terming the tree plantation drive as excellent was very encouraging and a boost to our efforts,” Sudhir Mungantiwar said.

After war of words, Fadnavis and Uddhav pledge friendship
Sat, Jul 02, 2016

Ending bitter war of words, Sena, BJP convey clear message: government is stable

Crop insurance: Rs 2,450 cr to 4 worst-hit Marathwada districts
Fri, Jul 01, 2016

Govt has disbursed Rs 4,205 cr as crop insurance — the highest ever — across the state, giving relief to 1.13 cr farmers

32 lakh Maharashtra farmers face uncertainty over crop loans
Thu, Jun 30, 2016

These 32 lakh farmers owe Rs 12,000 crore to cooperative banks.

Maharashtra farmers can sell produce in open market now
Wed, Jun 29, 2016

The BJP-led state government’s decision will also have wider political ramifications as APMCs across the state have always been controlled by the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).

BJP attacks Pawar for targeting Fadnavis: ‘Shows NCP chief’s caste prejudices’
Tue, Jun 28, 2016

Almost 24 hours after Pawar’s remarks at a function in Kolhapur, BJP leaders, cutting across caste and class, wondered what made Pawar to rake up caste and class to attack Fadnavis.

Shiv Sena, BJP workers in Maharashtra told not to cross ‘Laxman rekha’
Mon, Jun 27, 2016

Politics should not impact alliance: Fadnavis, Thackeray to parties.

Mumbai: Centre, state still undecided on salt pan land; affordable housing, slum rehab plans in limbo
Mon, Jun 27, 2016

The state government will have to deal with the Union ministries of urban development, defence, railways and environment.

Maharashtra govt plans to finance six smart cities
Sat, Jun 25, 2016

we have taken the decision to develop six smart cities after weighing in all the parameters prescribed by the Centre for smart cities, says Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis

Justice to Project-Displaced: Maharashtra to reconstitute defunct authority
Fri, Jun 24, 2016

“The objective is to provide more teeth to the authority to ensure justice to each affected person waiting for justice for the last six decades,” Fadnavis said.

Maha govt to reconstitute defunct authority for relief to project affected people
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

There are 30 lakh project affected persons across state awaiting for justice from the government. The authority had become non-functional during Congress-NCP govt.

Maharashtra government model village plan, in 14 drought-hit districts
Thu, Jun 23, 2016

The project has been undertaken to link the “jalyukta shivar”, the flagship project of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, with livelihoods of villagers.