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Devendra Fadnavis


I proposed Eknath Shinde’s name for CM, party agreed: Devendra Fadnavis

July 06, 2022 7:44 am

Fadnavis said that he “entered the government as Deputy CM only after I spoke to (Narendra) Modi ji and (Amit) Shah ji”.

Will reduce VAT on fuel soon: Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde

July 05, 2022 1:12 am

The erstwhile MVA government did not slash VAT on fuel, which was severely criticised by Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis, who was then the Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly.

Face to face first time since Shiv Sena rebellion, MVA takes on Eknath Shinde, Devendra Fadnavis

July 04, 2022 10:41 am

NCP leader Ajit Pawar also said that what newly-appointed Speaker Rahul Narwekar has achieved in three years, many BJP leaders could not achieve the same for years.

Opposition to Metro car shed in Aarey could be sponsored: Devendra Fadnavis

July 04, 2022 4:11 am

Maintaining that nearly 25 per cent of the work is done, Deputy CM Fadnavis said the car shed can be ready in the next one year.

Eknath Shinde, Devendra Fadnavis address joint session of BJP, Shiv Sena faction

July 03, 2022 1:45 am

The meeting was attended by 106 BJP MLAs, and 50 from the Shinde faction comprising 39 Sena rebels and 11 from small parties and Independents.

Moving over Deputy CM shocker, Fadnavis turns a new leaf, sets sights on 2024 polls

July 03, 2022 10:30 am

If Maharashtra BJP insiders are to be believed, the resentment of a large section of the party workers is not centred so much on the “sacrifice” of the CM’s post as on the perceived “humiliation” inflicted on their leader “Apla Devendra (Our Devendra)”.

Maharashtra News Highlights: IIT Bombay plans mandatory course on caste awareness; Floor test on Monday

July 04, 2022 10:52 am

Maharashtra Political Crisis Highlights: With 164 votes in his favour, BJP's Rahul Narwekar was elected the state Assembly Speaker.

Sidelights of BJP national executive meet starting tomorrow

July 01, 2022 9:15 pm

The first day of the BJP national executive will begin with a meeting of the general secretaries in Hyderabad. Senior leaders wonder if Devendra Fadnavis will attend the meeting wherein PM Modi and all senior leaders will be present throughout.

Maharashtra political drama: When BJP won but its leader lost

July 02, 2022 1:11 pm

For Devendra Fadnavis, political crisis in Maharashtra didn't end the way it was supposed to. Thereby hangs a tale

Devendra Fadnavis missing at BJP's celebration of return to power in Maharashtra

July 01, 2022 5:46 pm

The program at the party office in south Mumbai was meant to celebrate its return to power in Maharashtra after two-and-half years following the collapse of the Uddhav Thackeray-led MVA government.


Lata Mangeshkar laid to rest: PM Modi, Uddhav, Fadnavis pay last respects

February 06, 2022 10:25 pm

Singing legend Lata Mangeshkar passed away in the morning due to post-Covid-19 complications. She was 92. Her condition had deteriorated on Saturday and she was put on ventilator support in a critical condition.

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).


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.