Navi Mumbai could be a parallel financial centre, says Chavan

Navi Mumbai is a bit better than Mumbai as far as its infrastructure development is concerned and it has the potential to become a parallel financial centre, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan said here on Thursday.

Hemant Soren heckled at Modi event, Congress attacks BJP`s `orchestrated politics`

After Congress` Chief Minister of Maharashtra - Prithviraj Chavan and Haryana - Bhupinder Singh Hooda, it was the turn of JMM`s Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren to be booed by BJP supporters Thursday as she shared the dais with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, prompting the Congress to accuse the ruling party of orchestrating the jeering.

Hemant Soren third CM booed by BJP supporters; Chavan boycotts PM Modi`s event

The politics of heckling in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued on Thursday with Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren becoming the third victim.

Narayan Rane to remain in Congress, takes back resignation as Maharashtra Cabinet Minister

In a complete U-turn, Narayan Rane took back his resignation as Maharashtra`s Cabinet minister and said on Tuesday that he will remain in the Congress.

Final decision on power tariff may be taken in next Cabinet: Ajit Pawar

Amid ongoing stir by AICC secretary Sanjay Nirupam demanding reduction of power tariff in Mumbai, Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Saturday said that the government may take a final call on the issue in its state Cabinet meet scheduled on January 29.

Power tariff reduction soon; toll tax review in a week: Prithiviraj Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan on Thursday said the state government will soon make an announcement in connection with reduction of power tariff while toll tax will be reviewed within a week`s time.

No govt affidavit in HC on Adarsh report tabling

The Maharashtra government has not filed any affidavit in the High Court on the tabling of the Adarsh inquiry commission report in the state Legislative Assembly, Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan said in a letter to Speaker Dilip Walse Patil on Thursday.

Maharashtra sought Rs 1180 crore as flood damages, says Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan said that the state government has sought Rs 1180 crore as central assistance to tackle damages due to floods.

Maha CM pays tributes to Babasaheb Ambedkar on his birth anniversary

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan on Sunday paid tributes to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar on the occasion of his 122nd birth anniversary.

New industrial policy has `human face`: Maha CM

The policy, unveiled early this week, introduced the concept of Integrated Industrial Areas (IIAs).

Prithiviraj Chavan defends re-induction of Ajit Pawar in cabinet

Maharashtra CM defended the decision to re-induct Ajit Pawar in the Cabinet.

Tawade booked for remarks against Chavan

BJP leader Vinod Tawade has been booked for his alleged derogatory remarks against State Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan.

Chavan seeks powers for requisitioning aircraft

Maharashtra CM Prithiviraj Chavan on Monday sought powers of requisitioning aircraft in case of emergency situations for its anti-terror Force One.

Maha Assembly mourns demise of former members

Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on Monday paid rich tributes to former members of the House who passed away recently.

RTI has slowed down decision-making: Chavan

The advent of RTI Act has given a fresh impetus to
transparency in governance, Maharashtra Chief Minister
Prithiviraj Chavan said.

Would reply to Hazare`s letter soon: Maha CM

Maharashtra Chief Minister
Prithviraj Chavan Friday said he had received the letter written by anti-corruption activist Anna Hazare, which seeks introduction of Lokayukta bill in the state legislature.

Maha CM`s wife`s stolen purse, mobile found

The Government Railway Police in
Nagpur has recovered the stolen purse of Satvasheela, wife of
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithiviraj Chavan, and arrested
one person in this connection.

Chavan announces Rs 50 crore for Vidarbha tribals

Maharashtra CM Prithiviraj Chavan announced a rehabilitation package
of Rs 50 crore for tribals in tiger reserves of Tadoba and
Melghat in Vidarbha region of the state.

DU violated rules by selling radioactive scrap: Govt

Govt says DU violated rules by selling radioactive stuff & guilty wouldn`t be spared.