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NCP leader Ajit Pawar gets clean chit in irrigation scam case

NCP leader Ajit Pawar gets clean chit in irrigation scam case

The 16-page affidavit, dated November 27, was submitted at the Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court by ACB superintendent Rashmi Nandedkar in which she has observed that there is no criminal liability

Dec 06, 2019, 08:53 AM IST
Gadchiroli attack: NIA files charge sheet against 8 arrested naxals and 4 absconding accused

Gadchiroli attack: NIA files charge sheet against 8 arrested naxals and 4 absconding accused

The case pertains to killing of 15 Quick Response Team (QRT) personnel and a civilian driver in a land mine blast carried out by naxals under a small bridge near Jambhulkheda village in Gadchiroli,

Dec 05, 2019, 19:04 PM IST
NCP gets additional cabinet berth in new power-sharing formula in Maharashtra: Sources

NCP gets additional cabinet berth in new power-sharing formula in Maharashtra: Sources

Sources said that as per the new deal NCP will now have 16 cabinet ministers in Maharashtra - one more than Shiv Sena, while Congress will have 13.

Dec 04, 2019, 23:45 PM IST
Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra govt mulling to withdraw cases filed in Bhima-Koregaon violence

Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra govt mulling to withdraw cases filed in Bhima-Koregaon violence

Several young men, women and Dalit activists were wrongly implicated in the riots cases filed after the violence at the war memorial of Bhima Koregaon on January 1, 2018.

Dec 04, 2019, 08:05 AM IST
Development projects to be expedited, no decision on Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Development projects to be expedited, no decision on Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday said that he has not ordered to stop any ongoing development projects in the state and his government is yet to take a decision on bullet train.

Dec 03, 2019, 22:27 PM IST
Mumbai Central Terminus is India's first 'Eat Right Station' with 4-Star rating

Mumbai Central Terminus is India's first 'Eat Right Station' with 4-Star rating

The Mumbai Central Terminus of the Western Railway here has been certified as India`s first "Eat Right Station" with a 4-Star rating awarded by the FSSAI.

Dec 03, 2019, 20:20 PM IST
Have been an honest worker of BJP, will speak on December 12: Pankaja Munde

Have been an honest worker of BJP, will speak on December 12: Pankaja Munde

Maharashtra BJP leader Pankaja Munde on Tuesday said that she has been an honest worker of the party and will now speak on December 12.

Dec 03, 2019, 18:47 PM IST
Rejected PM Narendra Modi's offer to work together; Cabinet post for Supriya Sule, claims Sharad Pawar

Rejected PM Narendra Modi's offer to work together; Cabinet post for Supriya Sule, claims Sharad Pawar

NCP supremo Sharad Pawar on Monday claimed that PM Narendra Modi had suggested "working together" and a cabinet berth for Supriya Sule but he refused the proposal. 

Dec 03, 2019, 18:23 PM IST
Woman found dead at Pune residence, probe underway

Woman found dead at Pune residence, probe underway

According to the police, a few bottles of liquor were also recovered from the crime scene. 

Dec 03, 2019, 15:10 PM IST
Day after Pankaja Munde's 'new path' statement, Shiv Sena says ready to welcome her

Day after Pankaja Munde's 'new path' statement, Shiv Sena says ready to welcome her

Shiv Sena MLA Abdul Sattar on Monday said that if Pankaja Munde wants to join Shiv Sena then she will be welcomed by party chief and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.

Dec 02, 2019, 15:39 PM IST
Devendra Fadnavis denies Anant Hegde's claim about central funds, says never took any such decision

Devendra Fadnavis denies Anant Hegde's claim about central funds, says never took any such decision

Hegde had claimed that Fadnavis was made Maharashtra CM to prevent central funds worth Rs 40,000 crore, from being misused by the Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance.

Dec 02, 2019, 13:04 PM IST
Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis should not repeat mistakes he made as chief minister, says Shiv Sena

Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis should not repeat mistakes he made as chief minister, says Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena editorial Saamana on Monday launched a scathing attack on former Maharashtra Chief Minister and incumbent Leader of Opposition in state Assembly Devendra Fadnavis and said that he

Dec 02, 2019, 08:11 AM IST
1 dead, three out of five people trapped in drainage hole in Pune rescued

1 dead, three out of five people trapped in drainage hole in Pune rescued

At least five people got trapped in a hole meant for a drainage line in the Dapodi area of Pune on Sunday.

Dec 01, 2019, 21:41 PM IST
Portfolio allocation after consultation with Maharashtra alliance partners: CM Uddhav Thackeray

Portfolio allocation after consultation with Maharashtra alliance partners: CM Uddhav Thackeray

The Maharashtra Assembly was on Sunday adjourned till December 16.

Dec 01, 2019, 21:24 PM IST
BJP's Pankaja Munde calls meeting of her supporters on December 12 in massive show of strength in Maharashtra politics

BJP's Pankaja Munde calls meeting of her supporters on December 12 in massive show of strength in Maharashtra politics

She stated that she will be meeting and addressing her supporters on December 12 - the birth anniversary of her late father and former Union Minister Gopinath Munde.

Dec 01, 2019, 18:07 PM IST
NCP MP Supriya Sule meets CM Uddhav Thackeray, demands separate ministry for specially-abled

NCP MP Supriya Sule meets CM Uddhav Thackeray, demands separate ministry for specially-abled

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Supriya Sule on Sunday met Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and put forward her two demands.

Dec 01, 2019, 14:50 PM IST
Still with ideology of 'Hindutva', never betrayed Fadnavis' government: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Still with ideology of 'Hindutva', never betrayed Fadnavis' government: Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Speaking in Maharashtra Assembly, Uddhav Thackeray said that he is still with ideology of Hindutva and has never betrayed former CM Devendra Fadnavis.

Dec 01, 2019, 14:15 PM IST
Devendra Fadnavis elected Maharashtra Leader of Opposition

Devendra Fadnavis elected Maharashtra Leader of Opposition

Speaker Nana F. Patole announced the name of Fadnavis to the prestigious post amid applause and thumping of desks by the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi members and the opposition benches.

Dec 01, 2019, 14:04 PM IST
Shiv Sena attacks Devendra Fadnavis, says his haste to become CM sank BJP in Maharashtra

Shiv Sena attacks Devendra Fadnavis, says his haste to become CM sank BJP in Maharashtra

Shiv Sena said in its mouthpiece 'Saamana'that Devendra Fadnvis' haste to grab the CM's chair and "childish comments" led to the downfall of the BJP in state and made him the opposition leader.

Dec 01, 2019, 12:29 PM IST
BJP withdraws Maharashtra Assembly Speaker candidate; Congress' Patole to be elected unopposed

BJP withdraws Maharashtra Assembly Speaker candidate; Congress' Patole to be elected unopposed

BJP leader Kisan Kathore withdrew his candidature ahead of the Speaker election in Vidhan Sabha on Sunday for the post of Assembly Speaker in Maharashtra, making way clear for Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena

Dec 01, 2019, 10:22 AM IST