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Mumbai Confidential: Under Fire

November 28, 2022 2:54:20 am

As Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde has been on an overdrive to meet visitors, the Chief Secretary's Office in the state has received several verbal complaints against at least three senior IAS officers for allegedly refusing to attend visitors.

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Mumbai Confidential: Praise For Thorat

November 21, 2022 5:01:17 pm

Congress legislative party leader Balasaheb Thorat has managed to justify the trust placed in him by the Gandhi family with the organisation of the Maharashtra leg of the Bharat Jodo Yatra.

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Mumbai Confidential: Playing Safe

November 8, 2022 2:22:44 pm

With over 20 SP rank officers being recently transferred in Maharashtra, those officers who have been replaced are still awaiting their new postings. Usually, this waiting period is considered a good time for mid-career training at the National Police Academy at Hyderabad.

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Mumbai Confidential: Actions Speak Louder

November 2, 2022 6:26:11 pm

Chief Minister Eknath Shinde is going to great lengths to come across as a man of action. Saturday provided him one such opportunity in Nandurbar.

Mumbai Confidential: Promises made by ‘rebel’ MLAs behind delay in IPS officers’ transfers

October 18, 2022 8:58:20 pm

The promises are, however, not in line with the thoughts of deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis who holds the Home portfolio. Once both sides are on the same page, the transfers are more likely to take place.

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Mumbai Confidential: Homecoming

October 11, 2022 7:20:53 pm

Praveen Pardeshi, the former private secretary to Devendra Fadnavis during his stint as Maharashtra CM, and ex-BMC Commissioner, is now working as Member (Administration) in the Union government’s National Capacity Building Commission.

Mumbai Confidential: Final touches

September 12, 2022 1:21:24 am

While a massive bureaucratic change is due in the state, sources in the BJP have said that deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis is personally fine-tuning the postings.

Mumbai Confidential: Comeback Time

September 4, 2022 11:27:31 pm

There is a buzz that senior IPS officer Rashmi Shukla, who was under the scanner during the previous Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government for allegedly tapping phones of its leaders, is set to make a return to the state with the new government at the helm.

Mumbai Confidential: Plan cancelled

August 21, 2022 11:45:26 pm

The apparent overzealousness on part of certain BMC officials to beautify the area around the Municipal Commissioner's bungalow has earned them the wrath of their boss Dr Iqbal Singh Chahal.

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Mumbai Confidential: Quick Fix

August 15, 2022 2:27:47 am

The race to grab the best bungalows has started even as portfolio allocations were carried out in the Eknath Shinde-led government on Sunday. Sevasadan in Malabar Hill and Royal Stone off Pedder Road are the most sought after by ministers.

Mumbai Confidential: In Waiting

August 7, 2022 11:47:55 pm

With delay in the formation of the state cabinet, along with several other factors, the inauguration of the first phase of Mumbai-Nagpur Supercommunications Highway is likely to be postponed.

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Mumbai Confidential: Jet, Set, Go

August 1, 2022 1:29:39 am

Citation XLS, the state government-owned jet, is undergoing servicing with a few parts sent to the US for the purpose.

Mumbai Confidential: Second innings

July 25, 2022 12:15:34 am

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Mumbai confidential: Much-needed push

July 18, 2022 12:25:12 am

Last Monday, on his way back to his constituency, he saw a rickshaw carrying school children getting stuck on a bad road. Seeing the plight of the children, Raut got off his vehicle and gave the rickshaw a push following which the students thanked him.

Mumbai Confidential: Medicine for restful sleep

July 11, 2022 11:35:54 am

After the fall of the MVA government in Maharashtra, Shiv Sainiks visiting Matoshree, the residence of the Thackeray family, have said they are experiencing a noticeable contrast.

Mumbai confidential: Trusted lieutenants

July 4, 2022 12:47:56 am

Even as efforts to form a new government were underway, BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis refused to talk to the media. He devised various strategies to avoid the media.

Mumbai confidential: Last-minute packing

June 26, 2022 11:40:51 pm

A number of MLAs who flew to Guwahati to join the Eknath Shinde faction of the Shiv Sena had to pack their bags in great hurry.

Mumbai confidential: Demand For Due Bills

June 20, 2022 1:51:56 am

Rayat Kranti Paksha chief Sadabhau Khot faced an embarrassing situation in Sangola when a hotelier cornered him in full media glare, asking him to pay up pending hotel bill of over Rs 60,000.

Mumbai confidential: Anger management

June 12, 2022 10:47:46 pm

During a meeting on Tuesday, Home Minister Dilip Walse Patil, visibly upset at some officers for not doing their homework properly, said that the department had become lethargic and needed to pull up its socks.

Mumbai Confidential: Pet peeves

May 23, 2022 2:45:26 am

ANUP DANGE, the inspector who had taken on suspended IPS officer Param Bir Singh, has seen his fortunes ebb and drop in the force like few others.

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Mumbai confidential: Blocked

May 9, 2022 1:43:09 am

Sources in the bureaucracy said that a few at the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) were upset with Rajeev’s name being mentioned twice by dignitaries during a Metro inauguration event a few weeks back.

Mumbai Confidential: Hard at work

May 2, 2022 10:09:48 am

Incidentally, April 29 was also Kakani’s 60th birthday.

Mumbai Confidential: Not taking chances

April 11, 2022 1:29:33 am

The battle between MVA government and BJP has, however, caused consternation amongst certain Maharashtra police officials who are wary of booking BJP leaders, fearing a backlash from the party.

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Mumbai confidential: Permanent Address

March 13, 2022 11:40:10 pm

Despite the magnitude of MPSC's responsibility, the commission has been operating from a temporary facility at the Cooperage Telephone Exchange Building for years.

Mumbai confidential: Details sought

March 6, 2022 11:27:17 pm

The development has shocked the Shiv Sena, which is heading the tripartite alliance government, and CM Uddhav Thackeray has sought details on why Joshi’s name was missing from the proposal.