An average Rs 1 crore investment can create only one job in the industrial sector, Maharashtra Industries Minister Subhash Desai told the Legislative Council on Friday
On Marathi Bhasha Din, Maharashtra Assembly passes resolution seeking 'classical language' tag from Centre
The Maharashtra legislative Assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution recommending to the Centre to accord Marathi the status of a "classical language"
Maharashtra polls: Shiv Sena cancels BJP meet as Devendra Fadnavis denies sharing of chief minister's post as part of pre-poll agreement
Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday cancelled his party's meeting with the BJP on the formation of the next government in Maharashtra after incumbent chief minister Devendra Fadnavis denied the Shiv Sena was assured post of the chief minister for 2.5 years as part of a power-sharing "formula"
Devendra Fadnavis approves proposal to scrap Nanar refinery project after protests; Maharashtra govt to pick alternative site
The Maharashtra government on Saturday made it clear officially that a Rs 3 lakh crore oil refinery project will not come up at Nanar in the coastal Ratnagiri district.
After protests, pressure from Shiv Sena, Maharashtra govt cancels land notification for Nanar refinery project
As the Sena was opposed to Nanar refinery citing local opposition, Fadnavis, while announcing a tie-up between the BJP and Sena for coming polls, had announced that the project would be shifted.
Maharashtra will be totally free of plastic in the next one year, said Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam, as he listed the ill-effects of using it.
Uncomfortable allies Shiv Sena and BJP fight on new battleground: Coastal Maharashtra's Nanar refinery
The alliance between the Shiv Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra has run into more trouble, this time over the contentious Nanar refinery project, a 15,000-acre project planned in Nanar village of Ratnagiri district in coastal Konkan region
The tone of the BJP had changed and the party, which earlier claimed it would come to power in 2019 on its own, was now saying the NDA would win, senior Shiv Sena leader Subhash Desai said.
Blacklisted Wizcraft bags Magnetic Maharashtra contract: Has Fadnavis forgotten promise to 'teach company a lesson'?
In April 2016, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had assured the Upper House of the legislative council that no contracts would be given to event organiser Wizcraft International Entertainment
Devendra Fadnavis expands probe on Maharashtra industries minister Subhash Desai, decisions during Congress-NCP regime included
Devendra Fadnavis has expanded the scope of the committee probing allegations against industries minister Subhash Desai to include Congress and NCP leaders as well.
Foxconn's much-touted investment plan in Maharashtra may have fallen victim to strained India-China relations
The Maharashtra government's announcement on Foxconn agreeing to invest in the state had generated much enthusiasm. However, the investment is unlikely to become a reality.
The building, mostly housing lower-middle class families, was located in the Muslim-dominated Pakmodia Street near the JJ Hospital in Mumbai.
Shiv Sena came out in support of its leader and Maharashtra Industries Minister Subhash Desai, against whom the opposition NCP has levelled allegations of flouting norms in the acquisition of 400 acres of land in Nashik by a state agency
A memorial for Thackeray, who died in November 2012, is proposed at the current residence of Mumbai Mayor.
GST: Shiv Sena wants Devendra Fadnavis govt to compensate BMC for octroi loss, demands uniform fuel prices
The Shiv Sena on Wednesday demanded uniform fuel prices across the country and sought compensation for the local civic body post-GST roll-out on account of revenue loss due to abolition of octroi.
The BJP needs a minimum of 145 to stay in the majority and in the event Shiv Sena walks out of the alliance it will fall short by a whopping 23 seats in the number game.
The 20-month-old Fadnavis government will fill up portfolios rendered vacant after the resignation of senior minister Eknath Khadse over corruption charges in June.
The dinner rebuff is yet another of instance of BJP snubbing the Sena. During the laying of foundation stone for Ambedkar memorial, BJP chose not to invite Uddhav citing the same reason — protocol.
The KPMG report published on Tuesday found that, in urban areas alone, Maharashtra would need 5 million new homes by 2022
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday allocated portfolios to the twenty-member council of ministers, including 10 of the Shiv Sena, who were inducted into his expanded cabinet.