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Cheers to Mumbai: Bars, hotels to remain open on Dec 31 night

Earlier, Aaditya Thackeray had written a letter to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to allow markets, especially in non-residential areas, to remain open all night in Mumbai, Pune, Thane, Navi Mumbai and other cities on New Year.

Maharashtra govt to pay Rs 10 Lakh compensation to lynching victim's family

Sadiq Sheikh had approached the high court seeking Rs 10 lakh — Rs 5 lakh each from the Union government and the state — under a scheme which offers compensation to victims of communal violence.


Mumbai: Government signs MoU with Holtec for nuclear equipment facility

Holtec is keen to invest $680 million (approximately Rs 4,800 crore) to build a facility in India dedicated towards manufacturing high-end nuclear power plant equipment.

Mumbai: Government notifies rule enabling conversion of lease hold land to saleable plot

While a section of activists has questioned the government’s move to dispose of public land itself, eyebrows are being raised over the cabinet’s move to permit such ownership transfers at concessional rates.

Mumbai: Government relaxes land norms for affordable housing projects

The shortage of land is especially being felt in urban areas. The state government has planned housing projects in 382 cities and towns.

Mumbai: Eye on polls, government slashes construction premiums, doles out more FSI sops

Making major modifications to Mumbai’s newly approved development control regulations (DCR), the chief minister-led urban development (UD) department rolled out fresh built-up area sops and fiscal concessions to developers.


Low-cost, water-conservation plan: Govt allots Rs 1,000 crore to revive 40,000 old water structures

A senior official in the water conservation department told The Indian Express, “We have identified 84,000 water conservation projects, which were built in the last six decades but are now non-functional and lying abandoned.”

Maharashtra govt offers to sell prime lease land at concessional rates

On September 13, The Indian Express had earlier highlighted how the Fadnavis government, which is looking at new means of raising revenues, had proposed transfers of these state lands to their lands on ownership basis.

Maharashtra wants 50 per cent share for states in central taxes

Based on recommendations of the previous commission, the Narendra Modi government had earlier increased the share of states in central tax collections to 42 per cent from the previous level of 32 per cent.

Maharashtra government transfers 11 IAS officers

The present SICOM, MD K H Govinda Raj has been posted as Commissioner, Skill Development, Employment and Entrepreneurship, Navi Mumbai.

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Eye for Detail 15: The importance of Kartarpur corridor, Implant Files and the Maratha reservation

This week we look at the importance of the Kartarpur corridor between India and Pakistan, why you should pay attention to the revelations from Implant Files and what the Maratha reservation could lead to.

Maharashtra Govt. allots 653 acres land to Patanjali trust

Nagpur, Feb 24 (ANI): Divulging details about the 653 acres of land allotted by the Maharashtra Government to Patanjali trust, Managing Director Acharya Balkrishna said the company will help the farmers get right value for their harvest. Balkrishna added that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Central minister Nitin Gadkari showed positive reaction and have agreed to help us.