Nagpur, Dec 19 : Maharashtra Legislative Council Deputy Chairman Vasant Davkhare Friday asked the state government to clarify the fate of the Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant (JNPP) coming up in the coastal Konkan region.
Mumbai, Dec.18 : Smita Salaskar, wife of slain encounter specialist Vijay Salaskar who fell victim to the bullets of terrorists during the Mumbai carnage on Thursday termed the granting of bail to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander and 26/11 accused Zaki Ur Rehman Lakhvi as disappointing and felt that she could only get justice once the masterminds of those who committed the crime gets punished.
New Delhi, Dec 18 : Politicians, cutting across party lines, Thursday condemned a Pakistani court's decision to grant bail to Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi, the man accused of masterminding the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks that left 166 people dead.
Nagpur, Dec 18 : The decks have been cleared for starting work on the proposed Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIA) and it will be operational by 2019, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said here Thursday.
Mumbai, Dec 18 : The Maharashtra government will launch a web portal and a mobile application called 'Aaple Sarkar' (our government) to encourage people to participate in e-governance and address public grievances, an official said here Thursday.
Kolkata, Dec 17 : Calling for enhanced cooperation between the Indian and the French railways, French Ambassador to India Francois Richier Wednesday exuded confidence of his country's partnership in the Mumbai-Ahmedabad high-speed rail link.
Nagpur, Dec. 17 : Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday stated that he has asked the Centre to provide drinking water, food and fodder for the drought-affected areas in the state, adding that the government has assured all help in this regard.
Mumbai, Dec 17 : A drone, an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), built by Thane-based Idea Forge Technologies (IFT), is the star attraction at the ongoing 4th India Engineering Sourcing Show, officials said here Wednesday.
Nagpur/Mumbai, Dec 15 : The ground-breaking ceremony for the proposed Chhatrapati Shivaji memorial in the Arabian Sea off Mumbai will be performed Feb 19, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis Monday told the Maharashtra assembly.
New Delhi, Dec. 12 : Former Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar on Friday avoided commenting on the Devendra Fadnavis-led government's decision to order an inquiry against him in connection with the irrigation scam, saying the latter is free to do whatever it wants.
Mumbai, Dec 12 : In a major setback to the Nationalist Congress Party, the Maharashtra government cleared the decks for an open Anti-Corruption Bureau probe against three top leaders allegedly involved in the multi-crore irrigation scam, here Friday.
Mumbai/Nagpur, Dec 12 : Over 60,000 government aided schools across Maharashtra remained shut Friday as around 700,000 teachers and non-teaching staff went on a strike to press for their demands, an official said here.
Mumbai, Dec 11 : The Bombay High Court Thursday ruled that the appointment of academician Rajan Welukar as the vice chancellor of University of Mumbai was without application of mind and violated the stipulated eligibility criteria for the post.
Mumbai, Dec. 11 : Reacting to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Sakshi Maharaj's remark that Nathuram Godse, the assassin of the Father of the Nation,was a nationalist, Mahatma Gandhi's grandson Tushar Gandhi on Thursday said that it was not a controversial statement and appreciated the former's honesty.
Mumbai, Dec 11 : In a move that could revolutionise transportation in India's business capital, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority has planned a 450 km long network of metro rail corridors for the city and surroundings - the third largest in the world, a top official said here Thursday.