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Maharashtra govt to write to PM for CBI probe into disappearance of tiger

Rescuers, wildlife experts and volunteers have been scouring the forest, trying to locate the 250-kilogram tiger, who was last spotted on April 18.

German Bakery blast: Maharashtra govt challenges verdict commuting death penalty of Himayat Baig

German Bakery blast: Maharashtra govt challenges verdict commuting death penalty of Himayat Baig

Baig, who was handed death sentence by a Pune court, was first acquitted of all terror charges by the Bombay High Court earlier this year. 

Shani Shingnapur row: Woman activist welcomes Bombay HC's notice to govt seeking reply by Feb 16

Shani Shingnapur row: Woman activist welcomes Bombay HC's notice to govt seeking reply by Feb 16

Activist Trupti Desai on Saturday welcomed Bombay High Court's move to issue notice to the Union Government, the Maharashtra Government and the Ahmednagar District administration over the Shani Shingnapur matter.

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.

Focus on ground realities than making cities smart: Uddhav Thackeray

 Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday asked the BJP-led Centre and the Maharashtra government to pay attention to ground level issues plaguing the people before focusing on Smart City project.

National Herald case: Maharashtra govt to probe 'commercial' use of land

The Maharashtra government has ordered an inquiry into alleged "commercial use" of land allotted to Associated Journals Ltd (AJL)

Maharashtra govt orders probe into 'commercial' use of land allotted to Associated Journals Ltd

Maharashtra govt orders probe into 'commercial' use of land allotted to Associated Journals Ltd

 Maharashtra government has ordered a probe into land given to AJL.

Uddhav Thackeray attacks BJP on Pak, Ayodhya, beef; rules out break-up

Uddhav Thackeray attacks BJP on Pak, Ayodhya, beef; rules out break-up

Breaking his silence over his party's strained ties with BJP, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday attacked its coalition partner BJP.

No threat to govt, cabinet rejig likely after Bihar polls: Maharashtra CM

No threat to govt, cabinet rejig likely after Bihar polls: Maharashtra CM

Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday night said he plans to carry out expansion of the state cabinet after Bihar assembly polls.

Sharad Pawar taunts Shiv Sena, BJP, says none of them will quit Maharashtra govt

Sharad Pawar taunts Shiv Sena, BJP, says none of them will quit Maharashtra govt

Taking a dig at the ruling allies BJP and Shiv Sena over their constant bickering, NCP supremo on Wednesday said none of the two parties will quit the coalition government in Maharashtra.

Bombay HC asks Maharashtra govt not to act on sedition circular

In a setback to the Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court on Tuesday directed it not to implement its controversial circular on sedition till October 20 even as the administration said the letter got lost in translation and promised to bring a revised version.

Watch: Afternoon Headlines @1:30 pm

Get to know the Headlines of afternoon:

-Mumbai: Auto Union threatens to protest over Maharashtra government's decision to give auto permit only to Marathi speakers.

- Mahagathbandhan parties asks election commission to stop PM Modi's Radio broadcasts titled 'Mann Ki Baat'.

Cabinet panel on drought to table report on Wednesday: Maharashtra govt

The Cabinet sub-committee, set up to frame changes in the century-old norms of assessing field crop yield in Maharashtra, will be taken up in the weekly Cabinet meeting tomorrow, State Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse said on Tuesday.

Sheena Bora murder case: Govt working to tie loose ends over Rakesh Maria's role

Sheena Bora murder case: Govt working to tie loose ends over Rakesh Maria's role

Two days after he was shunted from the post of Mumbai Police Commissioner, Rakesh Maria's supervisory role in the Sheena Bora murder case remained clouded in uncertainty and the Maharashtra government was working on legal procedures to soon give him statutory powers.

Efforts will be put to start work on Thane Metro this year: Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday said all attempts would be made to start the work on the proposed Thane Metro project this year itself and emphasised that there shall be no inordinate delay in completion of the project.

Maharashtra govt to permanently waive toll in Kolhapur in three months

The Maharashtra government on Wednesday decided to completely waive the collection of toll in Kolhapur district within the next three months, during which period no road levy would be collected from the motorists.

Maharashtra govt orders probe into Louis Berger contracts in Mumbai

The Maharashtra government has ordered an inquiry into infrastructure contracts allotted to Louis Berger, a New Jersey-based construction management firm which is facing allegations of bribery to win projects in Goa and Assam.

Maharashtra govt raises medical officers' retirement age to 60

Maharashtra government on Tuesday decided to increase the retirement age for medical officers under the medical and health services group 'A' category in the state to 60, from 58.

Maharashtra govt to conduct inquiry into use of drones in Mumbai

Maharashtra government has decided to conduct an inquiry into the use of drones supplied by private firms in Mumbai.