Shubhangi Khapre


Six river basins in Maharashtra ready to be interlinked: Devendra Fadnavis
Sat, Jun 23, 2018

The state has six major river basins — Godavari, Tapi, Krishna, Narmada, Mahanadi and western flowing rivers.

BJP, Shiv Sena, MNS have a common enemy — Sharad Pawar
Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Join hands to take on caste politics, no formal understanding till now

Less than 15% kharif sowing recorded so far in Maharashtra
Tue, Jun 19, 2018

Taking into account the climate change, the Maharashtra government has put in place a long term action plan to make farmers adapt to the growing challenges ahead.

Maharashtra government pushes ‘double income’ policy for farm labourers
Mon, Jun 18, 2018

The government has decided to work on a district-wise micro module to increase the income of the 27 per cent farm labourers. Among the measures includes providing them economically feasible agriculture and allied activities to bring them sustained livelihood.

Shiv Sena, MNS cannot become part of secular front, says Congress
Tue, Jun 12, 2018

Both Sena and BJP leaders have revealed the Shah-Thackeray pre-poll talks are inconclusive but positive.

Sampark for Samarthan: BJP book lists triple talaq, Haj for women among its achievements
Mon, Jun 11, 2018

The book, the cover page of which carries the images of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah, is divided into several segments and leads with a title “farmers first”.

Eye on 2019 polls: BJP to highlight impact of GST, demonetisation
Sat, Jun 09, 2018

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has decided not to go on the back foot about demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax instead, will take the impact of the reforms to the people to further its anti-corruption plank in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

Amit Shah, Uddhav Thackeray meeting positive: BJP
Thu, Jun 07, 2018

After holding talks with Uddhav Thackeray, Amit Shah held a meeting with top leadership of the BJP to discuss the political challenges and strategy for the 2019 Lok Sabha polls

Sampark for Samarthan: BJP president meets Madhuri, Ratan Tata
Thu, Jun 07, 2018

BJP chief Amit Shah presented a book, Saaf Niyat, Sahi Vikas, a compilation of public welfare schemes undertaken by the government in the last four years under PM Narendra Modi. The chat saw Shah explaining the reforms of the government and its impact on the lives of people.

Maharashtra govt sets higher crop loan disbursement target at Rs 58,319 crore
Wed, Jun 06, 2018

Financial institutions have been told to meet 95 per cent of the target. “We have a formidable challenge this kharif season. Last year, the crop loan disbursement was extremely dismal at 47 per cent,” a source said.

BJP should be prepared if Sena parts ways: CM Devendra Fadnavis
Tue, Jun 05, 2018

“The BJP wants to have an alliance with its NDA partners for the Lok Sabha elections. Yet, if someone (Sena) decides against the alliance, the BJP will be well-prepared too,” said Devendra Fadnavis.

Mumbai has maximum access to banks,loans: NABARD report
Mon, Jun 04, 2018

3,900 branches opened in Mumbai from 2016 to 2017; data worries govt, which is keen to provide easy bank access, enhance loan disbursements to farmers

CM Fadnavis declares truce, offers alliance talks with Shiv Sena ahead of 2019 elections
Thu, May 31, 2018

Interestingly, Fadnavis' generous handholding of Shiv Sena comes on a day when Uddhav Thackeray refused to acknowledge BJP's victory in Palghar.

Eye on 2019 polls, BJP looks to mend fences with Shiv Sena
Wed, May 30, 2018

In 2014, while BJP had won 23 Lok Sabha seats, Sena had won 18, Congress 2, NCP 4 and Swabhimani Shetkari Sanghatana 1. In the state polls, while BJP had bagged 122 seats, Sena had won 63, Congress 42, NCP 41 and others 20.

Group farming model has not made inroads in Palghar
Mon, May 28, 2018

Almost across the tribal belt majority of the school-going children live in “ashram shalas” (residential schools). They are provided free boarding from the primary level.

Palghar bypoll: Can’t take any bypoll casually, says BJP
Sat, May 26, 2018

In fact, CM Devendra Fadnavis has already added momentum to the campaign by holding five rallies in Kasa, Nallasopara, Jawhar, Boisar and Vasai.

In Palghar, voters sure of what they want from their MP — water
Fri, May 25, 2018

Palghar, which was created by bifurcating Thane district in 2014, is home to around 30 lakh people — with an almost equal number of urban and rural residents.

‘Pawar will play a key role in bringing national, regional parties together against BJP in 2019’
Mon, May 21, 2018

Maharashtra Nationalist Congress Party president Jayant Patil (56) has taken up the challenge to build the organisation and give it a new identity ahead of the 2019 Lok Sabha and assembly elections. In an interview to Shubhangi Khapre, he reveals the party’s plans.

Maharashtra government plans to complete 106 irrigation projects by 2019 end
Sat, May 19, 2018

According to statistics provided by the ministry, installation of 50,505 needles (gates) and repairs undertaken in 1,206 K T Weirs across the state have helped create an additional water capacity of 36 TMC (million cubic feet).

Maharashtra govt plans higher investment in micro-irrigation
Mon, May 14, 2018

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has directed the Ministry of Water Resources, Ministry of Agriculture and Ministry of Finance to revise the schemes to give more priority to micro-irrigation projects to achieve More Crop Per Drop.