Government eliminates 1.6 crore bogus ration cards, to save Rs 10,000 crore

Government eliminates 1.6 crore bogus ration cards, to save Rs 10,000 crore

Government has eliminated 1.6 crore duplicate and bogus ration cards that will help save about Rs 10,000 crore in subsidy bill annually, said Finance Secretary Ashok Lavasa.

Jun 26, 2016, 21:51 PM IST

Lavasa Corp gets SEBI nod to raise Rs 750 crore via IPO

Lavasa Corporation, the realty arm of construction major HCC, has received market regulator SEBI's approval for raising Rs 750 crore through an initial public offer (IPO).

Nov 10, 2014, 18:13 PM IST

What is Pawar`s interest in Lavasa: Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray today questioned NCP chief Sharad Pawar`s keen interest in the Lavasa hill city project of Hindustan Construction Company, saying he did not pursue the development schemes for the poor with the same eagerness.

Jun 25, 2014, 20:25 PM IST

Sharad Pawar bats for Lavasa, development of sites near water bodies

Criticising "elements opposing development", NCP chief Sharad Pawar today endorsed the concept behind controversial Lavasa lake city project, saying there were 26 unpopulated sites near water bodies in the state that could be developed on the lines of English tourist towns.

Jun 24, 2014, 02:06 AM IST

Pune Court restrains entrepreneur from defaming Lavasa

In a relief to Lavasa Corporation Limited, a Pune court, in an interim order, has restrained an entrepreneur from publishing or circulating defamatory material against the company.

Dec 12, 2013, 14:21 PM IST

HCC Q2 net loss narrows to Rs 17.87 cr

The leading infrastructure firm had reported a net loss of Rs 40.54 crore during the corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal.

Oct 26, 2012, 15:23 PM IST

Lavasa row: Pawar`s daughter denies graft charges

Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar`s daughter and Lok Sabha MP Supriya Sule has rubbished claims made by YP Singh about her being involved in a `mega-scam` in Lavasa.

Oct 22, 2012, 13:09 PM IST

Sharad Pawar recommends Tariq Anwar for ministerial berth

Union Agriculture Minister and Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar has recommended lawmaker and senior leader of the party Tariq Anwar for a ministerial post in the Union Cabinet.

Oct 21, 2012, 12:27 PM IST

Cong seeks to play down charges against Sharad Paw

Congress appeared to play down the charges against Sharad Pawar and his family of allegedly being involved in illegal land acquisitions in Lavasa, India`s first planned hill city project in Maharashtra.

Oct 19, 2012, 20:13 PM IST

Rane denies irregularities in clearances to Lavasa

Maharashtra Industries Minister and senior Congress leader Narayan Rane Friday said clearances were given to Lavasa Hill Corporation as per the law.

Oct 19, 2012, 19:11 PM IST

Ex-cop drags Sharad Pawar, daughter Supriya into Lavasa land scam

Sharad Pawar and his close relatives were dragged into a corruption scandal by a former IPS officer-turned-lawyer for benefitting a private developer.

Oct 18, 2012, 16:22 PM IST

Right in making Lavasa planning authority for hill city: Govt

The affidavit was filed in reply to a petition by two tribal brothers Bandya and Babu Walhekar, residents of Mulshi Tehsil in Pune, alleging that their land was "usurped" for constructing the Lavasa township.

Aug 16, 2012, 19:27 PM IST

Lavasa land case: HC gives Mah govt last chance to file reply

The Bombay High Court on Friday gave an ultimatum to the Maharashtra government to file its reply in a petition by two tribal brothers alleging that their lands were usurped for constructing the Lavasa township near Pune.

Jun 15, 2012, 20:25 PM IST

Green Tribunal agrees to hear plea against Lavasa's hill city

The Tribunal directed Lavasa, the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEF) and Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (MPCB) to file their replies to the petition of a project-hit Pune native before July 24.

May 25, 2012, 15:39 PM IST

Lack of transparency in Lavasa project: CAG

CAG has rapped the Maharashtra government for "total lack of transparency" in the selection of the Lavasa hill station project in Pune district.

Apr 17, 2012, 14:43 PM IST

Green Tribunal defers hearing on Lavasa's plea

The hearing was adjourned for July 19, in wake of cases pending in the Bombay High Court on issues relating to the project where the tribunal's jurisdiction to hear Lavasa's plea is to be decided.

Apr 16, 2012, 17:22 PM IST

Fresh plea against Lavasa; land acquisition notice challenged

The division bench headed by Justice D D Sinha will hear the petition on January 31.

Jan 10, 2012, 23:39 PM IST

State produces MoEF documents on Lavasa

The state agency also filed record of Registrar of Company (RoC), containing information about the directors of Lavasa Corporation.

Nov 17, 2011, 23:09 PM IST

No pressure from NCP on Lavasa: Chavan

Maha CM Chavan has rubbished suggestions that coalition
partner NCP has put pressure on him to give clearance to
Lavasa Hill city project.

Nov 10, 2011, 22:39 PM IST

Lavasa second phase shouldn't face hurdles: State

The Maharashtra government does not foresee any major hurdle in the execution of second phase of Lavasa Hill City project in Pune district, provided it conformed to the guidelines issued by the Centre, Minister of State for environment Sachin Ahir said here Wednesday.

Nov 09, 2011, 22:04 PM IST