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State gives nod to split Thane district

As per 2011 census, Thane, with nearly 1.1 crore residents, had emerged as India’s most populous district.

No need to quit Cabinet, Congress tells Narayan Rane, Nitin Raut

Rane had sent its resignation to the chief minister on Friday following the defeat of his son Nilesh, the sitting MP from Ratnagiri-Sindhudurg.


SC/ST Panel chief vows action against ‘negligent’ officials in crimes against Dalits

Thool also underlined the need to give protection to witnesses and families of victims in such cases.

State mulls new policy for ‘green cover’

The state government has proposed a new social forestry policy to be implemented in non-forest areas to increase green cover.

Rane,Raut attack Ajit Pawar for diverting contingency funds to pay teacher salaries

Point out the finance ministry had rejected a Rs 150-cr demand for drought relief.

‘More funds needed for water conservation projects’

Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has accorded highest priority to CNB projects.


Cong minister offers to resign over ‘secondary treatment’ in govt

Congress minister for water conservation and employment guarantee scheme Nitin Raut on Sunday offered to resign,expressing disappointment over getting secondary treatment in the government.

Raut ‘upset’ with govt inaction on encroachment

Employment Guarantee Scheme Minister Nitin Raut,who reportedly threatened to resign Sunday over “government’s inaction on public welfare issues in his constituency

Cong ministers slam Tatkare over Vidarbha projects

Cabinet meeting: They blame him for stalling 244 irrigation projects worth Rs 29,405 crore leading to cost escalation

Raut hits out at Chavan for ‘Pune bias’

Raut said Chavan was ignoring the demand for a similar project in Nagpur.