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Digital reforms to tackle crime, graft

Explaining the initiative, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said, “Digitisation in policing is aimed at bringing greater accountability and minimising manipulations.”

State govt did not implement directions on illegal hoarding: HC

Bombay High Court Friday said there was “no implementation at all” on removing illegal hoardings by the municipal councils in the state.


No role in Prashant Bhushan's land confiscation, says Virbhadra Singh

As per the 1960 Indus Water Treaty both the countries can visit the sites of works of development, said Singh.

Shelved for a decade, Varuna corridor project gets state attention

Revival plan to be soon forwarded to Centre, project cost may increase.

K’taka border residents can seek Maharashtra jobs

The state government told Bombay High Court on Thursday it had issued a notification in 2008 allowing people in 865 villages in disputed areas bordering Maharashtra and Karnataka to apply for government jobs.

Adarsh panel gets seventh extension

The two-member Adarsh Commission has received a seventh extension,with the state government granting it time till December to submit a final report.


Marriage palaces likely to pay a higher price

The state government has proposed that marriage palaces across the state will have to pay a minimum of Rs 13.60 lakh per acre and maximum of Rs 1.72 crore per acre as external development charges (EDC),change of land use (CLU) and licensing fees (LF) to the government with retrospective effect.

‘Can’t make hemophilia screening compulsory’

The state government told Bombay High Court (HC) on Monday compulsory screening of newborns for early diagnosis of hemophilia was not possible.

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.

State sits on central plan for relief to victims of crime

A widely appreciated central legislation to provide better relief to victims of crime appears to have remained on paper in Maharashtra.

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Rahul Gandhi should have toffees with kids: Azam Khan

Rampur, Jan 25 (ANI): Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan took Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on his dart and said he should better have toffees with kids as he the nation doesn't take him seriously. Rahul Gandhi had held 'padyatra' in Bundelkhand on January 23, and had said the Centre and the state government account for the poor condition of Bundelkhand.

BJP to hold discussion with PDP on Govt formation: Nirmal Singh

Jammu, Jan 13 (ANI): Following the demise of chief minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Wednesday said the BJP will first hold talks with the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) before any final decision are made regarding the formation of the state government. Singh further emphasised that PDP would soon take a call on the matter and expressed faith that the outcome would be positive.