Shubhangi Khapre


BJP doesn’t deserve over 60 seats: Sena; BJP calls it ‘an insult to party’
Mon, Jan 23, 2017

BJP leaders expressed serious displeasure over the Sena’s highhandedness to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

BMC polls: No headway in talks as BJP wants 114 seats, Shiv Sena offers 60
Sun, Jan 22, 2017

During the 2012 BMC elections, Shiv Sena had contested on 164 seats and BJP on 63 seats.

IFSC project will generate 12 to 15 lakh jobs: Report
Sat, Jan 21, 2017

The state government has sought approvals for some policies from the Central Government.

BMC elections: Pre-poll talks hit roadblock as Sena takes umbrage over BJP’s ‘mafia raj’ allegation
Sat, Jan 21, 2017

Sena president Uddhav Thackeray has reportedly taken exception to his party’s work in BMC being equated to “mafia raj” by BJP MP Kirit Somaiya.

Pre-poll talks: State Congress takes tough stand on NCP
Fri, Jan 20, 2017

Maharashtra leaders urge AICC leadership not to accept NCP’s pre-poll talk proposal without stringent conditions

BMC polls: BJP submits list of 114 seats for CM’s approval
Fri, Jan 20, 2017

The BJP has also started the process of shortlisting candidates for these seats. The underlying message was that BJP should not lose sight of its organisational expansion in the BMC polls irrespective of the final formula.

BJP gives Shiv Sena two options for seat-sharing: ‘Half the seats, or our choice of seats’
Thu, Jan 19, 2017

Efforts on to wrap up negotiations by January 21

Maharashtra: Congress, NCP wary of BJP’s ‘transparency’ plank
Wed, Jan 18, 2017

The Congress and the NCP have drawn up a strategy to keep top leaders away from joining the corruption debate.

Sena-BJP talks: Devendra Fadnavis, Uddhav Thackeray keep alliance option alive
Wed, Jan 18, 2017

The BJP expects 105 seats, but the Sena wants to give 90 to the ally.

Poll position: Tightrope for BJP in Congress-NCP turf
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

The BJP has assigned the task to every minister to deliver results in their respective districts.

Sena-BJP seat-sharing talks begin: Transparency condition proves stumbling block
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

Both sides decided Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray and Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis should resolve the agenda first

Zero farmer suicide model in Vidarbha, Marathwada
Sun, Jan 15, 2017

Baliraj Chetana Abhiyan — which comprises more than 100 schemes for uplift of farmers through a holistic approach of socio-economic development model — will be applied in all 14 districts

Mumbai civic polls: BJP’s ‘top ten’ election mantra to karyakartas
Sun, Jan 15, 2017

Success stories in 2014 assembly would help them give a tough fight to the Congress in its stronghold in Solapur or NCP in Pune and Pimpri-Chinchwad.

Mumbai: Kranti Maratha Morcha caught in a power tussle
Sat, Jan 14, 2017

A senior KMM leader said that Maratha leaders representing all political parties are trying to push their individual agendas ahead of municipal corporation and zilla parishad elections.

Deliver results or resign: Uddhav Thackeray reads the riot act to Shiv Sena leaders
Sat, Jan 14, 2017

Closed-door meet held in Matoshree with ministers, MLAs, shakha pramukhs

Ahead of pre-poll talks: BJP wants 105 seats in Mumbai, Shiv Sena offers 90
Sat, Jan 14, 2017

BJP drops hints: Sena has to agree to allowing its mayor, standing committee leader for two-and-half-year term out of five years as a pre-poll condition

PM Modi factor will drive pre-poll talks with Sena, not seat-sharing: CM Devendra Fadnavis
Fri, Jan 13, 2017

Fadnavis’s remarks clearly signals his party’s approach to set the terms for the alliance.

BJP-Shiv Sena alliance not possible everywhere: Sudhir Mungantiwar
Wed, Jan 11, 2017

Process of pre-poll talks between two parties likely to commence Thursday

Shiv Sena wants ‘cluster model’ for pre-poll alliance with BJP
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

Dates for municipal corporation elections in 10 key cities are likely to be announced this week, heating up negotiations for pre-poll tie-ups.

In four phases, three-fold increase in seats for BJP from last elections
Tue, Jan 10, 2017

Alliance partner Shiv Sena was reduced to number four position and Congress-NCP which held an edge five years ago had to take a backseat.

Maharashtra Chief Minister’s appeal to NRIs: ‘Come and make state your home’
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

At Pravasi Bharatiya session in Bengaluru, state government highlights business opportunities in Maharashtra.

Development major agenda, BJP braces for litmus test
Mon, Jan 09, 2017

As strongholds of other parties go to elections, BJP seeks to sail through on back of major infrastructure projects.

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis invokes Ambedkar theory on demonetisation at poll rally
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

“For several years we have silently suffered because of mehangai (inflation) and berojgari (unemployment). The process initiated through demonetisation will help us combat these evils," said CM

Nagpur-Mumbai Samruddhi corridor to bring down intra-state migration
Sun, Jan 08, 2017

Each node of the road project will have the potential to generate 20,000 to 25,000 jobs.

Withdraw from govt if you are sincere, RSS mouthpiece tells Shiv Sena
Sat, Jan 07, 2017

State BJP leaders say they are ready with plan B and C to ensure stability of Fadnavis government.

Ahead of polls: BJP to hold state executive conclave in Thane
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

The decision to choose Thane has its roots in political history. In 1967, Shiv Sena got its first major electoral break in the Thane civic polls.

After Marathas, Maharashtra govt woos OBCs
Fri, Jan 06, 2017

The Marathas and OBCs together account for up to 70 per cent of the state’s vote share.

Irrigation backlog in Vidarbha to be wiped out by 2018-19
Sun, Dec 18, 2016

The 26,000 hectare irrigation backlog in Vidarbha will be addressed through completion of 15 long pending projects by 2018-19, said Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra govt spends loans to repay interests: CAG
Sat, Dec 17, 2016

CAG appears to have expressed its concern over poor financial management by the state government.

Maharashtra: BJP gives cashless economy lessons to MLAs, MLCs
Sat, Dec 17, 2016

Ministers and officials also attended the workshop which defined the meaning of demonetisation, its impact on the state and national economy.

RBI has agreed to relax restrictions on DCCBs: Maharashtra Cooperation Minister
Sat, Dec 17, 2016

The state has 35 DCCBs with 5,000 branches across 40,000 villages, covering almost 80 per cent of the agriculture sector.

Congress, NCP play Vidarbha card at Legislature winter session
Fri, Dec 16, 2016

“We were hoping to bounce back politically through Maratha rallies and demonetisation,” political managers in the Congress and NCP said.

Maharashtra civic polls: BJP beats currency crisis in second phase too
Thu, Dec 15, 2016

In the direct contest for the municipal council presidents, BJP gained the lead in five councils while Congress was ahead in three.

Centre asks Maharashtra for report on reforms, policies for cashless transactions
Thu, Dec 15, 2016

Fadnavis said the state would explore methods of digital transformation to bring remote villages cut-off from the mainstream to cope with the cashless economy.

Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees row: Devendra Fadnavis assures smooth release of any movie cleared by censor
Wed, Dec 14, 2016

Fadnavis says there is no question of compromising on law and order or buckling under pressure.

Marathas attempt to unite factions for Nagpur rally
Tue, Dec 13, 2016

The participants at the Nagpur rally will essentially be from districts of Vidarbha and the neighbouring districts of Marathwada.