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Jaldoot: The train that brought BJP to Latur

Jaldoot: The train that brought BJP to Latur

When the Maharashtra government first announced to send a 'water train' to drought-hit Latur in 2015, one would have remotely imagined that it would reap a major political success for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Congress pocket borough. Making a strong inroad, the BJP won the polls to Latur Zilla Parishad. A Congress stronghold for the past six decades, Latur has been home to two former chief ministers and nine former home ministers of Congress. The state government had in December 2015 ..., 1 day ago

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Maharashtra eases up on contract labour norm, unions upset

Units employing up to 49 workers are not required to list themselves with the government. States are again jumping ahead of the Centre to bring about crucial labour reforms.  In a move that industry thinks will make doing business easier, the Maharashtra government has allowed factories employing fewer than 50 contract workers to function without registering themselves with the authorities concerned. The threshold was 20 earlier. The law department, according to a notification, has changed ...
 Rediff.com6 days ago

Sena ministers oppose ban on religious pictures in government offices

Shiv Sena ministers on Friday requested Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to cancel a circular banning religious pictures in government offices. The Sena ministers, in the Bharatiya Janata Party-led state government, on Friday called on Fadnavis to make a formal representation in this regard. Later, while talking to reporters, Sena minister Ramdas Kadam claimed that the chief minister has agreed to cancel the directive. “The CM has agreed to cancel this directive and has told ...
 Rediff.com4 weeks ago Maha government recalls circular banning religious photos in offices  Rediff.com4 weeks ago

PIL in HC seeks scrapping of Shivaji memorial project

A PIL has been filed in the Bombay High Court against the Maharashtra government's ambitious Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial project, wherein a 192-metre-high statue of the Maratha warrior king will be constructed in the Arabian Sea at a total cost of Rs 3,600 crore. The PIL, filed today by Mohan Bhide, a chartered accountant, claimed the government's decision to spend Rs 3,600 crore on such a project was "illogical and uncalled for". "I have full respect and honour for Chhatrapati Shivaji ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago Maharashtra government gives mayor's bungalow on lease for Thackeray memorial  Rediff.com1 month ago

Jallikattu ordinance: Guv reaching Chennai today

Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao, who holds additional charge of Tamil Nadu, is reaching Chennai today in the backdrop of the Centre clearing the state governments proposal to promulgate an ordinance to hold Jallikattu, the bull-taming sport banned by the Supreme Court.Rao will land at Chennai around 4 pm, a Raj Bhavan official said.The Tamil Nadu Cabinet is expected to clear the ordinance and recommend it to the Governor for promulgation.The TN government had proposed to issue an ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Rs 6 crore fencing for Mumbai's disappearing mangroves

The Mangrove Cell of Maharashtra government has decided to put up fences around some of the most encroached mangroves in Colaba, Worli and Malvani areas as they need protection on priority, an official said today. "The maximum damage to mangrove area has taken place in these areas. Our team has completed the survey of these areas, including route of the fence. The state government's sanction for Rs 3 crore is received and the Cell is expected to start the work by next month," Chief Conservator ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

No temporary permit for Dec 31 liquor parties in Maharashtra

The Maharashtra government has asked Excise department not to issue mandatory one-day temporary permit to people who want to organise liquor parties on New Year eve.The orders have been issued to all superintendents of Excise department not to issue temporary permit to people wanting to organise New Year eve parties where liquor is served, said an official.The move could unsettle the plans of those who want to organise such parties at housing societies, banquet halls and open lawns.In ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Saffron Holi will be celebrated in UP: Modi

Buoyed by the success of the Bharatiya Janata Party in local body elections in Maharashtra and some other states after demonetisation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said he was committed to root out corruption. "Odisha, where there is so much poverty, starvation, unemployment and where the BJP did not even have foothold to place its flag, people have given so much support that everyone is taken aback...even the poor of Odisha have come with the BJP," Modi said at an election meeting ...
 Rediff.com22 hours ago

Brand Devendra bulldozes all in Maharashtra

With 8 out of Maharashtra's 10 municipal corporations under the BJP's belt, and a stunning show in 25 zilla parishads and panchayat samitis, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, says Prasanna D Zore, is all set for an encore when his party next faces the polls. IMAGE: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis during Ganeshotsav with his daughter Divija, centre, and her friend on their way to the Ganpati immersion at Girgaon Chowpatty in south Mumbai. Photograph: Sahil Salvi The figures are ...
 Rediff.com22 hours ago

Maha civic polls: PM thanks people for reposing faith in BJP

Elated over BJP's performance in Maharashtra civic polls, Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked the people of Maharashtra for reposing their faith in the "politics of development" and "good governance". Noting that the "overwhelming blessings" in Maharashtra came after Odisha, he thanked "each and every Indian for continuously placing their faith in BJP" and said "We are working determinately to create a strong & inclusive India." In a series of tweets, he praised BJP workers, particularly ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago Congress's opposition to DeMo is costing it dearly: Jaitley  Rediff.com1 day ago BJP hints at a post-poll alliance with Sena ahead of Maha civic results  Rediff.com2 days ago Fadnavis emerges as BJP's face in Maha civic polls campaign  Rediff.com1 week ago
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