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Umakant Deshpande

Agri power bill arrears Rs 32,000 crore

More than 42 lakh agricultural pumps are functional in the state and more than 2.28 lakh farmers are waiting for the new connections.

27 Oct 2018 2:23 AM

Vinayak Mete in hot water over mishap?

Sanjay slammed Mr Mete without naming him asking why he was in a hurry to take credit for the programme.

26 Oct 2018 2:18 AM

New housing body formed

It will be functional along with Mhada under PMAY.

24 Oct 2018 1:37 AM

Uddhav: State will have Sena CM next year

Sena doesn’t want power giving false commitments. We are in power, but for the people, said Mr Thackeray.

22 Oct 2018 1:45 AM

Shah visits RSS office in city, discusses LS polls

Organisation secretary Vijay Puranik and other RSS leaders were present, sources said.

18 Oct 2018 2:34 AM


Govt eases norms for PMAY project

A “Ray Nagar” project is underway at Solapur for the construction of 30,000 affordable homes under the PMAY scheme.

17 Oct 2018 2:21 AM

Shiv Sena to bash PM at Dussehra rally

Thackeray is set to visit Ayodhya after Diwali.

16 Oct 2018 2:35 AM

Irrigation department orders water cuts in Thane district

Water supply will be shut for one day in a week for Kalyan-Dombivali, Bhiwandi, Ulhasnagar, Ambernath and Badlapur.

15 Oct 2018 2:18 AM

No quota in promotions till SC verdict

SC had directed the state government to decide about giving reservation to SCs/STs in promotions while deciding the SLP of M. Nagraj.

13 Oct 2018 6:13 AM

Govt mulling action plan on PSI issue

The law and judiciary department is mulling over the option of filing an appeal in the high court

11 Oct 2018 2:03 AM


Hardik Patel to support Dhangar quota stir

Ahead of the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections next year, the issue of Dhangar reservation has become more sensitive.

11 Oct 2018 2:00 AM

Lack of coal gives rise to power cuts

Due to the shortage, the rate of power of private power traders at exchange touched Rs 15-16 per unit, which is not viable for the MSEDCL.

10 Oct 2018 2:07 AM

CM Fadnavis announces Rs 4 reduction in diesel prices

Transporters demanded a reduction in diesel prices and the Shiv Sena, too, slammed the government over the issue.

06 Oct 2018 5:09 AM

Price reduction to cost state coffers Rs 1,250 crore

The government has not announced any relief on diesel on Thursday due to financial constraints.

05 Oct 2018 2:44 AM

Petrol becomes cheaper by Rs 5 per litre in Maharashtra

The state government has taken the decision keeping in mind festivals like Dussehra and Diwali.

05 Oct 2018 2:37 AM


Maha govt clears proposal for installation of 7K solar panels

The government will get these pumps at almost 30-40% less cost, which was paid in 2015.

04 Oct 2018 6:33 AM

Govt to proceed with probe of 5 activists

Minister says there is proof of their links with Naxals.

03 Oct 2018 2:06 AM

PSU banks achieved 41 per cent of crop loan target in state

Farmers from thousands of villages have been suffering due to drought and lakh of farmers have failed to get loans from banks.

01 Oct 2018 2:33 AM

Subhash Ghai given land on TISS advice, says state department

The present government has allotted land to the Whistling Woods International Ltd (WWI), which will create legal problems, said senior officers.

27 Sep 2018 5:41 AM

Lease landholders get govt sop

They can get ownership of plots by paying fees.

26 Sep 2018 1:47 AM