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Days after quitting Congress, Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil inducted into Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis' cabinet

Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil had resigned as MLA on June 4 and it was widely belived that CM Fadnavis would include him in his cabinet.

Jun 16, 2019, 15:30 PM IST

Maharashtra Cabinet expansion postponed after cracks appear within BJP and Shiv Sena

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had earlier hinted at a Cabinet expansion on June 14 or 15.

Jun 13, 2019, 21:33 PM IST

Amid talks of alliance with Shiv Sena for Lok Sabha election, BJP-led Maharashtra govt approves Rs 100 cr for Thackeray memorial

After the Cabinet meeting, state Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said that relations between the BJP and its ally Shiv Sena "were and will remain sweet".

Jan 22, 2019, 16:27 PM IST

GST impact: Maharashtra govt hikes registration tax on motor vehicles

The government has, however, capped the tax amount for high-end imported cars at Rs 20 lakh as against 20 percent of the total car cost that was being charged earlier.


Jul 04, 2017, 13:08 PM IST

New Maharashtra policy to expedite transfer of govt land gets nod

The decision was taken in the weekly cabinet meeting chaired by the Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis here.

May 16, 2017, 19:09 PM IST

Maharashtra: Fadnavis ministry expansion on Friday; no word on Shiv Sena's participation

The 20-month-old Fadnavis government will fill up portfolios rendered vacant after the resignation of senior minister Eknath Khadse.

Jul 07, 2016, 10:21 AM IST

No discussions with Sena on Union Cabinet expansion: Uddhav

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray said BJP central leadership has not held in any discussion with him on the Union Cabinet expansion and that his party will not stand on anybody's doors seeking favours.

Jul 04, 2016, 17:59 PM IST

Maharashtra Cabinet approves minority status to Jewish community - Read to know the benefits

The move is also going to benefit the students of this community as from now Jewish students will be able  to avail scholarships from State government.

Jun 21, 2016, 17:49 PM IST

Maha Cabinet expansion: 10 ministers of state to be inducted

Four ministers from BJP along with an identical number from the NDA's smaller members and two Shiv Sena leaders will be included in the council of ministers.

Nov 27, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

Sena ministers attend Maharashtra Cabinet meet after acrimony

After a bitter campaign by ruling alliance partners during the recent municipal elections, Shiv Sena ministers on Tuesday attended a meeting of the Maharashtra Cabinet here.

Nov 03, 2015, 17:14 PM IST

Pankaja Munde tops in absenteeism at Maha cabinet meets: RTI

 Maharashtra Women and Child Welfare Minister Pankaja Munde tops the list of ministers remaining absent from state cabinet meetings, a RTI query has revealed here.

Aug 01, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

Maharashtra Cabinet decides to amend Criminal Procedure Code

The Maharashtra state cabinet on Tuesday decided to amend the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) to make it compulsory for magistrates to check whether a prior sanction from the authority has been obtained before ordering probes against public servants.

Jun 09, 2015, 22:08 PM IST

Told Rahul Gandhi reasons for my resignation from Maharashtra Cabinet: Narayan Rane

Former Maharashtra`s Industries Minister Narayan Rane who quit Prithviraj Chavan Cabinet recently, met Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday.

Jul 24, 2014, 18:46 PM IST

Maharashtra Cabinet expanded, NCP`s Jitendra Awhad sworn-in as minister

NCP leader Jitendra Awhad was on Thursday sworn-in as minister in the Prithviraj Chavan government in Maharashtra.

May 29, 2014, 09:42 AM IST

Maharashtra cabinet clears proposal to construct Shivaji statue

Maharashtra cabinet on Wednesday cleared the proposal for constructing Chhatrapati Shivaji statue in Mumbai, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said.

Feb 05, 2014, 18:16 PM IST

Maharashra CM partially accepts Adarsh probe report, gives clean chit to politicians

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan on Thursday admitted that there were “gross violations" of statutory provisions by some influential people in the Adarsh Housing Society but refused to take any action against the top politicians who were named in the case.

Jan 02, 2014, 17:33 PM IST

Maha govt to set up Bhasha Bhavan for conservation of Marathi

Maharashtra Cabinet on Wednesday approved setting up of a language centre here for development and conservation of Marathi, the state`s official language.

Jul 10, 2013, 17:09 PM IST

Ajit Pawar refutes allegations of NCP retaining "t

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Tuesday brushed aside criticism that "tainted" ministers have been retained in the reshuffle.

Jun 11, 2013, 22:13 PM IST

Rs 1,200 cr rehabilitation package for Gosikhurd oustees

Maharashtra Cabinet on Wednesday approved a Rs 1,199.60 crore package for rehabilitation and resettlement of those affected by Gosikhurd irrigation project in Vidarbha region.

May 22, 2013, 17:28 PM IST

3,664 Maharashtra villages depend on tankers for water

As many as 3,664 villages and 9,095 hamlets in the state are being supplied water by tankers, the Maha cabinet was informed on Wednesday.

May 08, 2013, 21:13 PM IST