AI Building In Mumbai

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Maharashtra Govt To Buy AI Building To Extend Mantralaya

In a major update under the Eknath Shinde rule, the Maharashtra Government is planning to buy the iconic Air India (AI) building in Mumbai's Nariman point. As per sources, the Shinde-led Shiv Sena is planning to extend the mantra laya, at a state offer of Rs 16,000 crores. However, the deal will be completed by vacating 100% possession. Notably, besides Maharashtra Government, the RBI is also after the AI building.

Wed, 05 Apr 2023 - 05:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maharashtra Government, AI building, Business Deal, Mantralaya, Narimam Point

Courtesy: The Times of India


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Maharashtra Universities To Stop Convocation Ceremonies

The Higher and Technical Education Department, Maharashtra has decided to cancel the graduation ceremonies from various universities in the state from the next academic year starting in June 2023. This decision came from the Higher and technical education minister Chandrakant Patil. Furthermore, students can access their degrees from their DigiLocker accounts. The minister said the practice of wearing robes and holding grand ceremonies will… read-more

Thu, 30 Mar 2023 - 09:01 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maharashtra Government, university, convocation, Education(1522), Private Institutions

Uddhav Thackeray-Shiv Sena

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Uddhav Thackeray Team MLAs Ready To Join Us, Says Eknath Shinde Camp

In a major drawback for the Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena faction, the Thackeray camp MLAs are likely to join the opposition, Eknath Shinde-led Shiv Sena faction. Addressing the media, Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde said, "There is only one Shiv Sena. We have the party name and symbol. Everyone will have to be with us and follow what we say." Speaking of Thackeray MLAs, Shinde Camp said, "ready to join us".

Wed, 01 Mar 2023 - 11:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maharashtra Government, Eknath Shinde, MLAs, Uddhav Thackeray, Shiv Sena

Courtesy: NDTV

Eknath Shinde

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Eknath Shinde Announces As Chief Of Shiv Sena

Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde has been announced as the President of the Shiv Sena. After the Election Commission of India (ECI) announced 'bow & arrow' symbol and Shiv Sena party name to Eknath Shinde led faction. Although, the Uddhav Thackeray filed a petition in the Supreme Court (SC,) against the ECI decision, demanding a stay order. However, the Top Court refused to issue stay order on the ECI order.

Thu, 23 Feb 2023 - 10:11 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Eknath Shinde, Shiv Sena, Indian Politics, Maharashtra Government, Supreme Court


Eknath Shinde

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Eknath Shinde Announces Diwali Bonus For Non-Gazetted Employees

CM Eknath Shinde has approved giving festive advances to the non-gazetted government employees of the state government. Annonced on October 14, class four employees, group C and group B non-gazetted cadre employees will also get the festive advance. An interest-free amount of 12,500 will be given as the festive advance and the facility of repayment in 10 equal instalments has also been provided, said new Maharashtra Government of Shinde.

Fri, 14 Oct 2022 - 09:04 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Eknath Shinde, Maharashtra Government, diwali bonus, Non-Gazetted Employees, Notification

Dharavi Slum

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Dharavi Slum Is Set To Redevelopment Under SRA; Invited Global Tenders: Maharashtra

A portion of Asia's second biggest slum, Dharavi is up for redevelopment once again, with the Maharashtra government, under the Slum Rehabilitation Authority (SRA.) The project will welcome global tenders to rehabilitate families and commercial units in the settlement. Some of the biggest names in India's real estate market are likely to participate in developing 240 hectares of prime land Dharavi,next to the Bandra-Kurla Complex.

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 - 06:42 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Dharavi Slum, Maharashtra Government, Slum Redevelopment, Global Tenders, Announcement

Uddhav Thackeray- Eknath Shinde

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Uddhav Thackeray Led Shiv Sena Have Plan B If Loses Against Shinde: Maharashtra

The Shiv Sena v/s Shiv Sena fight for the original party symbol between Eknath Shinde and Uddhav Thackeray camp is still going. On September 30, the Uddhav Thackeray camp of Shiv Sena said, they have plan B, if lose the legal battle against Eknath Shinde, who became the Maharashtra CM with the support of 40 Shiv Sena MLAs, opposing former CM Thackeray. They will have another plan for BMC elections.

Fri, 30 Sep 2022 - 09:55 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maharashtra Government, legal battle, Shiv Sena v/s Shiv Sena, Uddhav Thackeray, Eknath Shinde

Shinde-Devendra Fadnavis

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Maharashtra Govt To Fast Track Clearance Of 630 Lands For Investment Purposes

Eknath Shinde-led  Maharashtra Government is aiming to fast-track matters to clear a record 630 land proposals spread over 2500 acres for a total investment of over Rs 25,000 crore. The development came after the recent criticism over exit of Vedanta Faxon and PhonePe, from the state. "These proposals are for investments in food processing, IT, electronics, automobile, electric vehicles, textile, chemicals and petrochemicals," said a… read-more

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 12:41 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maharashtra Government, Eknath Shinde, Investment, Fast Track Land Process, business

Eknath Shinde-Devendra Fadnavis

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Maharashtra Govt Forms Committee Amid Marathi Reservation Demands

Amid demands of Marathi organisation to restore reservation in education, the Eknath Shinde-Fadnavis led Maharashtra government set up a six-member cabinet sub-committee. Announced on September 20, the committee will be headed by the higher and technical education minister Chandrakant Patil, including revenue minister Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil, rural development minister Girish Mahajan, ports minister Dada Bhuse, excise minister Shambhuraj… read-more

Tue, 20 Sep 2022 - 08:24 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Maharashtra Government, Eknath Shinde, Marathi Reservation, Devendra Fadnavis, Organisation


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Maharashtra: Opposition Criticises Government For Delaying Financial Aid To Farmers Impacted By Floods

Opposition parties attacked Shinde Fadnavis's administration on August 18 for failing to provide immediate financial help to farmers and villages hit by severe rains and floods in Maharashtra. Ajit Pawar, leader of opposition in the state house, called for a special discussion, claiming while farmers were ignored, ministers were preoccupied with their felicitations, labeling the administration "insensitive." He warned the opposition would not… read-more

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 01:23 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Maharashtra , Opposition Party, financial assistance, Maharashtra Government, Flood Affected Region