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Friday, December 04, 2020

Devendra Fadnavis


Govt sets up four-member body to probe ‘irregularities’ in Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyan

December 02, 2020 3:16 am

The scheme was the flagship project of former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis in order to make Maharashtra drought-free.

Maharashtra fit for President’s rule but BJP won’t demand it, says Fadnavis

November 29, 2020 2:57 am

Referring to Thackeray's interview in Saamana, Devendra Fadnavis said, "When a government completes a year, the CM is expected to highlight its achievements and unveil the roadmap ahead. Much to our surprise, we see Thackeray focused on threats and warning."

Fadnavis: Arnab, Kangana cases point to abuse of power by Maharashtra govt

November 28, 2020 2:01 pm

Taking a dig at chief minister Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena, Fadnavis asked: "Will the government call the Supreme Court and Bombay HC "desh drohi"?"

In Pune, Fadnavis attacks Uddhav govt: ‘Paltooram sarkar’ makes many promises, then backtracks

November 26, 2020 4:17 am

"This Maha Vikas Aghadi government is a paltooram sarkar as it has gone back on several promises it made to the people. In the last one year of its rule, it made several promises but failed to keep any of them," said Devendra Fadnavis.

Devendra Fadnavis: BJP ready to form govt whenever unnatural alliance ends in Maharashtra

November 26, 2020 8:05 am

Fadnavis said while Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been working in the interest of the poor amid the pandemic, the Maharashtra government had failed to even extend help of “one paisa” to the people.

The day unnatural alliance in state ends, BJP prepared to form alternative govt: Fadnavis

November 25, 2020 11:48 pm

"In history, no unnatural alliance has lasted in power for long. The day it ends, our party is prepared to form an alternative government in the state," said opposition leader Devendra Fadnavis.

Marathwada, Vidarbha devlopment not on govt agenda: Devendra Fadnavis

November 23, 2020 7:33 pm

The development model of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress alliance is limited to their own constituencies, Fadnavis said.

Devendra Fadnavis downplays his teaming up with Ajit Pawar to form govt

November 23, 2020 10:29 pm

Speaking on other issues, Fadnavis said projects like the water grid and city water pipeline aimed at developing Marathwada were in coma under the MVA regime.

'Bring PoK first, will go to Karachi later': Sanjay Raut on Fadnavis' 'akhand Bharat' remark

November 23, 2020 1:39 pm

Sanjay Raut made the remark in reference to Devendra Fadnavis' statement that the BJP believes in “akhand Bharat”. He had said that one day Karachi, the largest city of Pakistan, will become a part of India.

Will win over 114 seats in 2022 BMC elections, says Fadnavis

November 23, 2020 10:01 am

“The party has set a target to get absolute majority on its own. We will contest alone. We will win more than 114 seats (the half-way mark),” said Fadnavis.


Maha twist: Devendra Fadnavis, Ajit Pawar join hands to stake claim

November 24, 2019 7:59 am

In a surprising turn of events, Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday took oath as the chief minister of Maharashtra for the second time. NCP's Ajit Pawar took oath as the deputy chief minister.

Aamir Khan joins hands with Maharashtra Govt. to solve state's water crisis

February 17, 2016 10:13 pm

Aamir Khan's Not-For-Profit company, Paani Foundation will work in association with the Maharashtra government to solve the state’s water crisis. Devendra Fadnavis along with Kumar Mangalam Birla, Rajiv Bajaj, Amit Kalyani and Pankaja Munde were present at the Sahyadri state guest house in Mumbai.

Devendra Fadnavis performs Mahapuja of Lord Vithal and Goddess Rukmini at Pandharpur

July 27, 2015 5:11 pm

Devendra Fadnavis today performed the 'mahapuja' of Lord Vithal and Goddess Rukmini on the occasion of 'Ashadhi Ekadashi'.

Express Adda with Vasundhara Raje

May 07, 2015 4:32 pm

Rajasthan CM Vasundhara Raje was the guest at the Express Adda, in Mumbai on Wednesday.

Fadnavis meets Dawoodi Bohra leaders as community observes Syedna's death anniversary

January 06, 2015 1:15 pm

Maha CM Fadnavis on the occasion of Dawoodi Bohra spiritual head late Syedna Mohammed Burhanuddin's first death anniversary in Mumbai.

Devendra Fadnavis expands ministry, Sena joins Cabinet

December 05, 2014 7:05 pm

The two parties agreed to extend their partnership to jointly fighting polls to local bodies.

New members of Maharashtra assembly attend first session

November 10, 2014 4:03 pm

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and other MLAs arrive at Vidhan Bhavan on Day 1 of Assembly session .

Nagpur welcomes Fadnavis, first CM from the city

November 03, 2014 5:25 pm

Devendra Fadnavis was accorded a grand welcome by people of Nagpur on his first visit to his hometown after becoming the Chief Minister of Maharashtra.

Meet Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’ new cabinet

November 01, 2014 11:20 am

A team of nine ministers, including seven cabinet ministers, were also administered the oath of office at a grand function held at Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium on Friday (October 31).

No ODI this, see how Wankhede is preparing for Fadnavis' swearing-in

October 30, 2014 5:01 pm

Preparations are underway at the Wankhede stadium for the swearing-in of BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis as Chief Minister of Maharashtra on Friday (October 31).


26/11 Stories of Strength: Devendra Fadnavis Speech

June 22, 2020 6:09 pm

26/11 Stories of Strength: Devendra Fadnavis Speech

Mumbai, Pune come to a halt as Maratha groups protest for reservations

June 22, 2020 6:21 pm

Maratha groups have raised the intensity of their protests demanding reservations in government jobs. The government says they can't take a decision just yet, but the groups are not prepared to wait.

Aamir Khan urges people to conserve water

February 17, 2016 2:04 pm

Mumbai, Feb 17 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and actor Aamir Khan on Wednesday launched an initiative, Satyamev Jayate Water Cup, to solve the problem of water crises in villages of Maharashtra. Khan urged people to come together and make this ‘Jalyukt Shivar Abhiyan’ a civil movement to help the farmers. Khan informed that the initiative is the first step of the state government to make the state drought-free by 2019. Aamir informed that a personal advisory panel has been formed for the initiative that includes prominent faces, including Ratan Tata, Mukesh Ambani and Sachin Tendulkar.

Fire at ‘Make in India’: Fadnavis orders probe

February 15, 2016 4:26 am

Mumbai, Feb 15 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has ordered a probe into a fire that engulfed the venue of a cultural event at the opening of a ‘Make in India’ week in Mumbai. The fire broke out around 8.15p.m. on the stage during a dance performance. Fanned by high winds, the fire quickly spread, licking the sides of a scaffolding rig. Thousands of spectators and dignitaries, including Fadnavis, were evacuated safely. The event was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to drum up foreign investment.

Controversy over Fadnavis’ wife accepting ‘magical necklace’

February 09, 2016 8:48 am

Mumbai, Feb 09 (ANI): Amruta Fadnavis, wife of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, found herself in a controversy after she was caught accepting a ‘miracle’ gold chain from godman Guruvanand Swami. Fadnavis was the guest of honour at an event organised by the Suryadatta Group of Institutes in Pune.

We will make Mumbai the capital of startups: Devendra Fadnavis

January 16, 2016 6:30 am

Mumbai, Jan 16 (ANI): Addressing a gathering at the launch of Start-Up India mission, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday said the Mumbai Government would make Mumbai ‘the capital of startups’ in the coming days. He said the youth of the country requires an ecosystem for their ideas to flourish and the government was committed to provide them proper infrastructure so that the startups could thrive. He added that Indians have majorly contributed to the growth of startups.