January 20, 2020 12:39 pm
State Tourism Minister Aaditya Thackeray is believed to be pushing the proposal.
January 18, 2020 9:59 am
As of now, standalone establishments will not be part of the push, which will cover restaurants inside malls that do not serve alcohol. Food trucks will also be allowed to operate through the night at prominent locations like Nariman Point.
January 16, 2020 1:51 am
This was the first meeting between the two after the Sena led tripartite coalition with NCP and Congress formed the government in Maharashtra in November.
January 06, 2020 2:23 am
First-time MLA and Cabinet minister Aaditya Thackeray has been allocated environment, tourism and protocol.
January 05, 2020 3:47 am
Sources in the government said Shiv Sena has retained the Agriculture department and offered Ports and Salt Pans, and Cultural Affairs to the Congress, which is also likely to get Revenue, Public Works Department and Energy departments among others.
December 31, 2019 8:26 am
According to the ruling coalition’s arrangement, the Shiv Sena’s quota is 15, including the Chief Minister, the NCP’s 16 and the Congress’s 12. The NCP has seven dynasts as Ministers, including Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, followed by the Shiv Sena with three.
December 31, 2019 2:56 am
Sources said Aaditya may opt for environment, tourism or youth and sports welfare portfolio. This is the first government in Maharashtra to have a father-son duo in the same cabinet.
December 30, 2019 8:46 pm
The 36 ministers sworn in on Monday include 10 Cabinet and four ministers of state of the NCP, eight Cabinet and four MoS of Shiv Sena, eight Cabinet and two MoS of the Congress.
December 26, 2019 4:34 am
The security cover of NCP president Sharad Pawar has been kept unchanged at Z+ whereas his nephew Ajit Pawar too retains Z category cover. The decisions were taken at a review meeting by a Maharashtra government committee on threat perception to more than 90 prominent citizens of the state.
December 25, 2019 7:12 am
Aaditya, in a social media post, said that he “learnt of an untoward, angry reaction to a nasty, low life troll, who has used uncivil language towards the Chief Minister’s effort to maintain religious harmony and remove fear from Maharashtra about Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA)”.
November 27, 2019 4:38 pm
A special session of the 14thMaharashtra Legislative Assembly commenced to administer oath to the newly-elected members. The NCP-Congress-Shiv Sena front has unanimously elected Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray as the CM candidate. He will take the oath tomorrow.
October 03, 2019 12:42 pm
Ahead of his nomination, Aaditya sought blessings from Shiv Sena founder and grandfather Bal Thackeray.
June 20, 2014 9:14 am
Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said he respects their sentiments.