Fadnavis, Deshmukh file nominations in Nagpur

State BJP president and sitting MLA Devendra Fadnavis and Maharashtra Food and Civil Supplies Minister Anil Deshmukh of NCP were among the 24 candidates who filed nominations for the October 15 Maharashtra Assembly polls here on the penultimate day on Friday.

Centre evading responsibility on price rise: Maha minister

Maharashtra Food and Civil Supplies Minister Anil Deshmukh on Tuesday said that Central government was trying to wash its hands off the issue of price rise and is passing the buck to state governments to rein in inflation.

Maharashtra nod for 5th Pay scale for junior college teachers

With teachers announcing boycott of the HSC board practical exams starting tomorrow, the state Cabinet on Wednesday approved their demand of implementing the three-tier pay scale as per the Fifth Pay Commission, from January 1996.

Maha to launch food security scheme in Dec: Minister

Maharashtra government is all set to roll out the ambitious food security scheme in the state from early December which will benefit about 7.17 crore people, a state minister has said.

Maha undecided on raising cheap LPG cap for special categories

Maharashtra Government is yet to take a call on whether to restrict the supply of subsidised LPG cylinders for special categories to six per year.

CM`s nod being awaited for increasing number of LPG cylinders

The Food and Civil Supplies Department is awaiting Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan`s directives regarding an increase in the number of subsidised LPG cylinders from six to nine.