Maha Govt

Shiv Sena workers protest against demand for separate Vidarbha from Maharashtra, lathicharged by police

Shiv Sena workers protest against demand for separate Vidarbha from Maharashtra, lathicharged by police

Protesting against the demand for separate Vidarbha state, Shiv Sena workers on Wednesday were lathicharged by police in Akola, Maharashtra.

Apr 20, 2016, 22:56 PM IST
Maharashtra govt assures Bombay HC to demolish illegal shrines by May

Maharashtra govt assures Bombay HC to demolish illegal shrines by May

The Maharashtra government today assured the Bombay High Court that it was committed to demolish all illegal shrines across the state by May.

Jan 19, 2016, 17:57 PM IST

Bombay HC notice to Maha govt, BMC seeking reply on odd-even plea

The Bombay High Court on Friday issued notices to the Maharashtra government and BMC seeking their response to a public interest litigation for introduction of the odd-even rule for private cars.

Jan 15, 2016, 21:45 PM IST

Maha govt is not in favour of reopening dance bars: Fadnavis

Stating that the state government is not in favour of reopening of dance bars, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadanvis on Wednesday told the Legislative Assembly that his government is framing new set of rules for these establishments. The 18 new rules for dance bars include disallowance of showering of currency notes on bar dancers and also a CCTV cover for every dance bar with the feed available at the police control room would be compulsory.

Dec 24, 2015, 00:42 AM IST
Relaxation for liquor shops on Eid-e-Milad in Maharashtra; Opposition slams move

Relaxation for liquor shops on Eid-e-Milad in Maharashtra; Opposition slams move

Maharashtra government has allowed alcohol shops to remain open from late night till wee hours on Eid-e-Milad, along with Christmas and New Year's Eve, prompting the Congress and AIMIM to accuse it of disregarding the sentiments of Muslims over demand for liquor ban on that day.

Dec 22, 2015, 14:41 PM IST
Sheena Bora case: CBI files chargesheet in Mumbai court; names Indrani, Sanjeev, Shyamvar as accused

Sheena Bora case: CBI files chargesheet in Mumbai court; names Indrani, Sanjeev, Shyamvar as accused

The CBI has prepared 1000-page chargesheet.

Nov 19, 2015, 18:53 PM IST
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray threatens to pull out of NDA, BJP calls it 'nautanki'

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray threatens to pull out of NDA, BJP calls it 'nautanki'

Uddhav Thackeray on Friday threatened to pull out of NDA if BJP "continues with its arrogance".

Oct 30, 2015, 20:16 PM IST

Shiv Sena slams Maha govt for scrapping decision on new colleges

 Shiv Sena, which is an ally in the BJP-led Maharashtra government, on Wednesday criticised the government's stand to scrap its earlier decision to sanction new colleges and division, saying it was not in "natural justice".

Sep 23, 2015, 22:34 PM IST
Rajdeep Sardesai replies to Devendra Fadnavis, asks 'does asking questions make me agenda driven'

Rajdeep Sardesai replies to Devendra Fadnavis, asks 'does asking questions make me agenda driven'

The exchange of open letters between senior journalist Rajdeep Sardesai and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis seems to be drawing more interest on social media than any other political debate. In a reply to Fadnavis' letter, slamming his 'biased' views, Sardesai took to Facebook to thank the former for creating space for a public debate and also defended his stance.

Sep 23, 2015, 17:45 PM IST

Maha Govt announces plan to curb malnutrition among children

Maharashtra Government has undertaken a five-pronged programme to curb malnutrition among children, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said here on Friday.

Nov 15, 2013, 20:38 PM IST

HC directs Maha govt to fill up vacancies in consumer forums

The court has directed the government to file an affidavit within five weeks stating by when it would complete the procedure of filling up vacancies.

May 11, 2012, 21:12 PM IST

Maha govt to conduct inquiry into Dey killing: CM

The Chief Minister expressed his condolence on Dey`s death.

Jun 12, 2011, 00:27 AM IST

Maha Govt confers Raj Kapoor awards on Nihalani, Shabana

Maharashtra Government has honoured noted film director and cinematographer Govind Nihalani and actress Shabana Azmi with the Raj Kapoor awards for excellence in cinema.

May 01, 2011, 19:52 PM IST

Maha to amend laws to book erring retired bureaucrats

Maharashtra Government is planning to
amend laws whereby retired bureaucrats could be charged for
omissions and commissions committed by them while in service.

Apr 05, 2011, 23:32 PM IST

Maha govt pays Rs 10 lakh fine in Vilasrao case

Maharashtra govt has paid the SC a fine of Rs 10 lakh imposed for obstruction of police action against the money lender father of a Congress legislator, allegedly at the behest of then CM Vilasrao Deshmukh.

Feb 08, 2011, 18:33 PM IST

Maha govt acquires land for Force One base

Maharashtra`s one-year-old elite
terror combat unit, Force One, formed after the 26/11 terror attacks, would soon have its own building and base in suburban Goregaon.

Feb 08, 2011, 14:15 PM IST

Maha govt slapped fine for issuing wrong medical certificate

Bombay HC on Tues imposed a fine of Rs 10,000 on the state government for giving a wrong disability certificate to an aspiring dental student.

Sep 28, 2010, 21:42 PM IST

Maha Govt to implement Padmanabhan panel report

Maharashtra cabinet today decided
to implement the proposals of the Supreme Court-appointed
second National Judicial Pay Commission (NJPC) for trial court
judges, with retrospective effect from January 2006.

Sep 15, 2010, 22:53 PM IST

PIL alleges Maha Govt`s apathy towards dalits, HC seeks reply

The Bombay HC today asked the
Maha Govt to file an affidavit within three weeks informing whether it had forwarded reports to the Centre in
the last five years on implementation of SC and ST Act in the state.

Aug 05, 2010, 20:47 PM IST

Maha govt seeks spl courts for speedy trial of Dalit cases

To speed up the poor conviction
rate in atrocity cases against Dalits, Maharashtra government
has proposed to set up special courts for quick trial of such
cases.

Jul 22, 2010, 18:10 PM IST