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Diwakar Raote

Sanjay Raut says ties may break if not given equal seats

The BJP and Shiv Sena contested 2014 Assembly elections separately after they failed to strike a seat-sharing deal.

20 Sep 2019 3:41 AM

Maharashtra not to levy hefty fines under MVA yet

The state government is likely to take a decision on the matter after receiving a reply from the Centre.

12 Sep 2019 2:16 AM

Bullet train project to affect 54,000 mangroves

No trees will be chopped. There will be no threat of flooding in parts of Navi Mumbai too.

25 Jun 2019 7:32 AM

Bullet train to affect 54,000 mangroves, Maharashtra denies flood risk

State transport minister Diwakar Raote said state govt has proposed to plant five plants for each that will be cut for the project.

24 Jun 2019 8:58 PM

Taximen’s Union wants minimum fare hiked to Rs 30

The CNG price has increased but our fare has remained the same. The rise in fuel prices has adversely affected the income of taxi drivers.

02 Jun 2019 6:11 AM


MSRTC receives Rs 607 crore from govt

Corporation’s concessional schemes such as free passes cost it Rs 2K crore annually.

07 Nov 2018 1:42 AM

State transport employees get pay hike, Diwali gift as well

The employees will receive Rs 2,500 while officers of the department will receive Rs 5,000 as a Diwali gift.

23 Oct 2018 2:18 AM

Union: Raote should apologise for comments

The Sanghatana has condemned the minister’s statement.

12 Oct 2018 2:50 AM

Diwakar Raote terms transport strike small affair

MSRTC has 17,500 buses in its fleet that makes about 56,756 trips everyday in the state.

11 Jun 2018 1:26 AM

Mandatory for pvt cabs to run on CNG:Diwakar Raote

NCP MLC Anand Thakur had raised the question of pollution in the state due to vehicles.

17 Mar 2018 6:27 AM


CM Fadnavis in no mood to take action against Prashant Paricharak

The government will allow Sena to move resolution to expel Parichark and keep it pending till further directions from the council chairman.

06 Mar 2018 4:54 AM

No land in sight for Marathi Bhasha Bhavan

Heritage committee has refused the proposal of utilising Rangbhavan land which is near CST.

15 Feb 2018 6:31 AM

45-yr-old jumps to death from Mantralaya

He was rushed to the state-run St George Hospital, where he was declared ‘brought dead’.

09 Feb 2018 3:47 AM

Shiv Sena wants Bombay HC renamed, land for Bhasha Bhavan

The demand was made by transport minister Diwakar Raote on Tuesday.

07 Feb 2018 6:08 AM

Taxi union to go on strike on January 18

The Kamghar Seva Sangh, a taxi union created barely two years ago and supported by the Jai Bhagwan.

30 Dec 2017 5:44 AM


No BKC land given for bullet train, says Diwakar Raote

NCP’s Rahul Narvekar made serious allegations regarding allotment of land.

12 Aug 2017 3:08 AM

Over 4,000 school transport vehicles violated norms: Transport Minister

The minister said Rs 1.84 crore was recovered from the owners of these vehicle as fine.

11 Aug 2017 12:26 PM

School bus issue: ‘Van permits’ raise stink

Giving school bus permits to vans in Nashik defy both SC and Centre.

16 Jul 2017 12:46 AM

Govt, Shiv Sena open their purses for poor farmers

Ministers donate 1-day pay to farmers, Shiv Sena gives 1-month’s salary.

23 Jun 2017 2:52 AM

Expect a ‘political earthquake’ in July, warns Sanjay Raut

ddhav Thackeray has promised that he will not allow the government to construct the Mahamarg,” the Sena MP said.

11 Jun 2017 5:03 AM