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Jalgaon: BJP’s biggest challenge, to set its own house in order

The BJP has retained the Jalgaon seat for the last two decades without interruption. But this time, from Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis to Guardian Minister Girish Mahajan, top leaders have swung into action to diffuse the differences within the organisation that has exposed the ugly power tussle in the local unit.

Lok Sabha polls 2019: 51 lakh farmers benefited from Rs 24,000 crore loan waiver in state, says Fadnavis

Armed with a comparative chart of loan waivers received by farmers under the current state government and previous Congress-NCP-led regime, Fadnavis said under him Rs 24,000 crore loan waiver was extended to farmers.


Sharad Pawar’s remark on Manohar Parrikar uncalled for, says Devendra Fadnavis

Addressing reporters in Kolhapur, Pawar had said on Saturday that since Rafale deal was not acceptable to Parrikar, he resigned from the post of defence minister and returned to Goa. BJP national president Amit Shah alleged that Pawar was spreading falsehood as his party’s fortunes were falling.

Fadnavis targets Rahul: Like TV serial disclaimers, should warn audience of his 'imaginary speeches'

The minister was speaking in Gujarat when he said television channels will soon flash the disclaimer before airing the Congress supremo's speech just like the ones used at the start of a television show.

Raj Thackeray dancing at others' weddings: Devendra Fadnavis

Addressing a poll rally at Nanded for BJP candidate Pratap Patil Chikhalikar, Fadnavis said the MNS (abbreviated as 'manse' in Marathi) has become "unse" ('ummedvaar nasleli sena' - a party devoid of candidates).

Raj Thackeray dancing at others' weddings: Devendra Fadnavis

Addressing a poll rally at Nanded for BJP candidate Pratap Patil Chikhalikar, Fadnavis said the MNS (abbreviated as 'manse' in Marathi) has become "unse" ('ummedvaar nasleli sena' - a party devoid of candidates).


No proof: Fadnavis gets clean chit in poll code violation complaint

Officials said that two weeks ago, the district election office had received a “verbal” complaint from Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant against Fadnavis allegedly holding a political meeting at his official bungalow.

Fadnavis attacks Rahul Gandhi: I wonder if manifesto belongs to Congress or Jaish-e-Mohammed

Fadnavis, who addressed rallies at Vadgaon Sheri and Nana Peth, claimed that Gandhi, who visited the city last week, had “failed to answer queries on how his party would implement assurances about poverty alleviation given in the Congress manifesto”.

Mumbai: From excise commissioner’s post, Ashwini Joshi gets charge of new Additional Municipal Commissioner

The 2006-batch IAS officer will take over from Idzes Kundan (1996 batch), who will be appointed the Joint Managing Director of the City and Industrial Development Corporation of Maharashtra Ltd (CIDCO).

Maharashtra: Major parties ‘ignore’ Dhangar community, VBA set to capitalise on ‘unrest’

Currently categorised among the Vimukt Jati and Nomadic Tribes, Dhangars are located mostly in western Maharashtra and Marathwada.

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

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

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


Express Adda with Vasundhara Raje

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

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

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

New members of Maharashtra assembly attend first session

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

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

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

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).

Today in Pics: Raj Thackeray meets the lone MNS winner

Sharad Bhimaji Sonawane meets MNS president Raj Thackeray at his Krishnakunj residence in Shivaji Park. Sonawane is the lone Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) candidate to have won the assembly election.

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

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

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

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’

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

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.