Shubhangi Khapre


Maharashtra Govt has Rs 9,426-crore supplementary demands
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

Micro-irrigation works to tackle challenges in the eight drought-prone districts of Marathwada found a special mention.

Winter Session: BJP to seek debate on Maratha reservation
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

The BJP believes its pro-Maratha stance would be significant to dent the strongholds of Congress-NCP, specially in Pune, Baramati and Nanded where the elections are scheduled.

PM Modi to inaugurate Metro projects on December 24
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

The Metro network is going to provide a parallel network to the local trains with a capacity to carry 80 lakh passengers. Local trains carry up to 70 lakh people daily.

State may not defer GST from April to September
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar appears to be worried about the uncertainty over the GST following mounting pressure from the non-BJP-ruled states urge on the Centre to put GST on hold.

Maharashtra: At 78%, highest Rabi sowing in 5 years, says CM Devendra Fadnavis
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

As Cong, NCP, Sena look set to take on govt, Fadnavis says demonetisation teething problems tackled well.

RBI ban on depositing old notes in DCCBs to stay
Mon, Dec 05, 2016

Almost three days after the demonetisation came into effect on November 8, the RBI banned depositing of old currency notes in cooperative banks.

Maharashtra to route subsidies through direct benefit transfer for farmers
Fri, Dec 02, 2016

The state government will route the subsidies to banks, which would directly make the payments to dealers. Farmers using the forms will be saved the ordeal of waiting for cash or standing in long queues.

Demonetisation will help BJP in UP too, says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis
Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Fadnavis said the electoral trends were a pointer to the “public support to the economic reforms undertaken by the government to wipe out corruption”.

BJP gains in Maharashtra civic polls, says mandate for demonetisation
Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan alleged the BJP’s success was due to “money and muscle power”.

Madhav Chitale committee report: Two years after, Maharahstra govt yet to enforce 22 recommendations
Mon, Nov 28, 2016

Reforms related to diversion of water for sugarcane crops and regional agriculture balance still remain on paper

Maharashtra: Campaigning ends, 164 civic bodies go to polls today
Sun, Nov 27, 2016

Currency replaces caste card across the state as demonetisation remains main poll plank of all parties

Constitution day: Real objective of socio-economic equality should be served, says Ramdas Athawale
Sun, Nov 27, 2016

Dalit leaders believe Constitution Day is also a clarion call for the citizens to deliver their duties.

Demonetisation: Cooperative reforms get a boost post move
Sat, Nov 26, 2016

In Maharashtra the total cooperative societies (sector) add upto 2.26 lakhs.

Maharashtra: Cooperatives emerge crucial for civic elections
Fri, Nov 25, 2016

Spotlight on rural economy: Cong & NCP bank on DCCBs, Fadnavis says agro-reforms will bring dividends

Modi govt trying to dismantle DCCBs: Harshvardhan Patil
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

Says nothing stops RBI from monitoring unaccounted black money in DCCBs.

BMC polls: Shiv Sena, NCP flip-flop to show they are against corruption
Thu, Nov 24, 2016

The core team of NCP leaders has exercised caution to weigh the pros and cons as any aggressive street fight against demonetisation will not help them to refurbish the party’s image.

Demonetisation will boost confidence of foreign investors: Vijay Rupani
Wed, Nov 23, 2016

At pre-Vibrant Summit meet in Mumbai, Vijay Rupani woos business tycoons.

Demonetisation will boost foreign investors’ confidence, says Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani
Wed, Nov 23, 2016

Rupani said, “Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s decision to replace Rs 1,000 and Rs 500 notes is a masterstroke."

Note ban, not local issues, gains poll currency
Tue, Nov 22, 2016

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, in rallies held across Marathwada, Vidarbha, Konkan and North Maharashtra described demonetisation as a step in the national interest.

Maharashtra will lead fight against corruption: CM Fadnavis
Sat, Nov 19, 2016

Sources revealed to The Indian Express, “At internal meetings with the core team of ministers, a clear message not to compromise on welfare reforms at any cost has been delivered.”

Local bodies’ polls: CM Devendra Fadnavis to spearhead BJP’s campaign
Sat, Nov 19, 2016

The elections will take place across 212 municipal councils and nagar panchayats between November 27 and January 8.

Shiv Sena scuttling pre-poll prospects for BMC, says BJP
Fri, Nov 18, 2016

The Sena had Wednesday participated in a march to Rashtrapati Bhavan led by Trinamool Congress’s Mamata Banerjee against the demonetisation of old 500- and 1,000-rupee notes.

No cash, so Maratha rally in Delhi cancelled
Thu, Nov 17, 2016

The KMM has convened a meeting of the core committee later this week to decide the fate of another rally scheduled in Nagpur on December 14.

BJP and NCP deny any political message in Modi-Pawar meet
Tue, Nov 15, 2016

Both the BJP and the NCP officially maintained that the meeting was part of democratic decorum and should not be linked to politics.

DICCI will use economic reforms to boost SMEs: Milind Kamble
Sun, Nov 13, 2016

The chairman of the DICCI revealed that when businesses are closely regulated and enforced, it curbs manipulation thus widening the net for new players across the sectors.

B R Ambedkar said currency should be replaced every 10 years: Prakash
Sat, Nov 12, 2016

Prakash Ambedkar shared the economic vision of his grandfather whose research at the London School of Economics that evolved in the form of a thesis and, later, into a book 93 years ago explored the problems confronting the nation today.

Maharashtra wants budget advanced to February
Fri, Nov 11, 2016

The state government has already held talks on this with the NITI Aayog.

Demonetisation a revolutionary step to fight corruption: Anna Hazare
Thu, Nov 10, 2016

“The decision to issue the new currency notes of Rs 2000 denomination needs to have adequate safeguards to ensure it does not generate black money in future,” Anna Hazare said.

Construction restrictions relaxed by Maharashtra govt around defence lands
Tue, Nov 08, 2016

Ban on construction relaxed to 10 m from 500 m in non-sensitive zones.

Ramdas Athavale’s call for Dalit, Maratha unity in Kolhapur
Tue, Nov 08, 2016

Since August 9, Maharashtra has seen more than three-dozen rallies of Marathas across 36 districts.

Maharashtra to bring 40 lakh more hectares under irrigation
Mon, Nov 07, 2016

Metering of dam water used for commercial purpose and linking of crop patterns with water availability in the region on cards.

Maharashtra government to raise Rs 4,800-crore loan to pay farmers’ dues
Sun, Nov 06, 2016

Devendra Fadnavis, reviewing the status of the project affected people in irrigation projects expressed shock over the compensation pending since the big dam project of Ujjani way back in 1976.

No silent march, Marathas plan bike rally in city
Sat, Nov 05, 2016

Government’s fee concessions to economically backward students has somewhat subdued the unrest.

Maharashtra: 6,883 villages to be made water neutral in 2016-17
Fri, Nov 04, 2016

Of the 11,483 villages where Jalyukta Shivar Abhiyan work is on, 4,600 villages declared water neutral.

NITI Aayog ranks Maharashtra No. 1 in Agriculture reforms: Govt to push markets, food processing
Wed, Nov 02, 2016

Reforms undertaken by the govt are aimed at making all farmers debt-free, credit-worthy and self-reliant through assured income, says Fadnavis

Sheena Bora murder case: Was given impression Peter had no role in murder, says Fadnavis
Sun, Oct 30, 2016

Peter was summoned to the Khar police station every day since the arrest of Indrani on August 25, last year.