Eknath Shinde

No decision yet on 5 per cent Muslim quota: Maharashra Minister Eknath Shinde

Leaders of the ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) -- which comprises Shiv Sena, Nationalist Congress Party and Congress -- will take a call on the issue after discussions, Shinde said.

Feb 29, 2020, 10:07 AM IST

Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde schools Rahul Gandhi, says every Indian should respect Veer Savarkar

Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde on Sunday (December 15) said that the people of India are well aware of the sacrifices made by Veer Savarkar and every Indian should respect him for his contributions in nation-building. 

Dec 15, 2019, 17:12 PM IST

Shiv Sena favours Eknath Shinde as Maharashtra CM, Uddhav Thackeray to take final call

On Thursday, sources said that Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray is likely to be the CM. NCP president Sharad Pawar has also urged Uddhav to become the CM for smooth functioning of the government but meanwhile, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut's name also popped up. And now, there is a strong buzz that the party is in favour of giving the top post to senior leader Eknath Shinde. 

Nov 22, 2019, 12:58 PM IST

Eknath Shinde elected leader of Shiv Sena legislative party in Maharashtra

Eknath Shinde's name was proposed by Aditya Thackeray, who was also rumoured to be one of the likely candidates. 

Oct 31, 2019, 14:26 PM IST

Lok Sabha 2019: Minister Eknath Shinde confident of BJP-Sena win in Maharashtra

Lok Sabha elections of the total 48 seats in Maharashtra, will be held in four phases on April 11, 18, 23 and 29 and the results will be declared on May 23.

Apr 02, 2019, 10:50 AM IST

Eknath Shinde, 22 others acquitted of rioting charges in Thane

A court here today acquitted at least 23 Shiv Sainiks who were tried for rioting in connection with a 2006 case.

Oct 12, 2015, 20:36 PM IST

Uddhav will take final call on truck with BJP for KDMC polls

Shiv Sena leader and Thane Guardian Minister Eknath Shinde said on Sunday that party chief Uddhav Thackeray would soon take a decision on whether to have a truck with BJP in the KDMC polls next month.

Oct 12, 2015, 02:58 AM IST

Tunnel to shorten Thane-Borivali route on cards: Eknath Shinde

The Maharashtra government was planning to construct a tunnel linking Thane with the northern Mumbai suburb of Borivali to shorten the travelling distance between the two towns, public works department minister Eknath Shinde said here this evening.

Aug 17, 2015, 22:24 PM IST

Maharashtra disallows IRB from collecting toll in Kolhapur

 Maharashtra Public Works Department Minister Chandrakant Patil today ordered to discontinue collection of toll in Kolhapur until a committee led by the MSRDC department submits its report on compensation to be paid to the toll booth contractor.

Aug 11, 2015, 22:28 PM IST

Thane BJP wants Kapurbawdi flyover to be named after Munde

The Thane city unit of the BJP has urged district Guardian Minister Eknath Shinde to name the Kapurbawdi fly over here after late BJP leader Gopinath Munde.

Jun 05, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

Maharashtra: Mahape junction flyover inaugurated

Maharashtra PWD Minister Eknath Shinde here inaugurated the 1.12-km long Mahape junction flyover that connects Mumbra-Panvel and Thane-Belapur roads.

Mar 14, 2015, 12:09 PM IST

Fadnavis sanctions Business District for Thane on lines of BKC

Close on the heels of the plush Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) in Mumbai, the Maharashtra government has decided to set up a Central Business District (CBD) in Thane.

Jan 31, 2015, 10:16 AM IST

Proposal to make Mumbai-Pune Expressway eight-lane

The Maharashtra government was considering a proposal to expand the six-lane Mumbai-Pune Expressway into an eight-lane one, public works (MSRDC) minister Eknath Shinde said here on Thursday.

Jan 15, 2015, 22:36 PM IST

Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde's security tightened after death threat

Thane: Senior Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde allegedly received a death threat on his cell phone following which security has been stepped up at his Maharashtra residence.

Dec 20, 2014, 13:30 PM IST

Congress stakes claim for Opposition Leader's post in Maharashtra

With the post of Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Maharashtra Assembly falling vacant after Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde's resignation, Congress on Friday staked claim on the post.

Dec 05, 2014, 20:11 PM IST

Mumbai's coastal security in God's hands: Shiv Sena

Shiv Sena on Wednesday alleged that even six years after terrorists intruded into Mumbai via a sea route and launched a spate of killings, the maritime security of the region continues to be at "God's mercy" due to "lax" attitude of government.

Nov 26, 2014, 20:06 PM IST

Shiv Sena to support Modi govt's agenda in Parliament's Winter Session: Raut

Shiv Sena will support Narendra Modi government's agenda during the winter session of Parliament, but will play the role of principal Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly session beginning December 8, party leader Sanjay Raut said on Sunday.

Nov 23, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

BJP government asked to grant relief to drought hit farmers in Maharashtra

Leader of Opposition in the Maharashtra state assembly Eknath Shinde asked the BJP government on Tuesday night to immediately sanction Rs 10,000 per acre to drought-hit farmers in the state as well as immediately declare Maharashtra as a drought-hit state.

Nov 18, 2014, 22:58 PM IST

Decision on cluster development for Mumbai in a month: Chavan

Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan assured state Legislative Assembly that the government will take a decision within a month on the plan for cluster development scheme in Mumbai.

Dec 12, 2013, 16:14 PM IST