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Pankaja Munde wants to be a leader like her father

Munde spoke about several issues, including leadership and controversies and clashes with cousin and Nationalist Congress Party Dhananjay Munde.

14 Jul 2018 4:59 AM

26,619 kids died in 16 months

Welfare minister says government’s efforts are yet to show results.

06 Jul 2018 2:29 AM

Beed-Osmanabad-Latur council sees BJP victorious

The election was also viewed as a battle between the state cabinet minister Pankaja Munde and Opposition leader, Dhananjay Munde.

13 Jun 2018 2:43 AM

Munde bypasses CM to reinstate her bodyguards

Bypassing chief minister Devendra Fadnavis, Ms Munde directly issued directives to the Mumbai police commissioner.

10 Jun 2018 2:23 AM

Experts rebuff govt’s ‘defecation free’ claim

Union and state government have spent Rs 4,500 crore on this mission.

19 Apr 2018 7:29 AM


No MESMA against anganwadi staff

The government has decided to stay MESMA against anganwadi workers, says CM Fadnavis.

23 Mar 2018 5:45 AM

An organic way of life

And after successful editions in Delhi, the ministry finally brought the festival to an eager audience in Mumbai.

20 Mar 2018 12:52 AM

Opposition stages ‘walk out’ over lack of funding to anganwadis

These anganwadis provide nutritious food to 73 lakh children and three lakh pregnant women.

08 Mar 2018 7:11 AM

Women’s self-help groups unable to bid for contracts

Pankaja Munde was criticised for the changes in the norms and accused of being involved in the chikki scam.

06 Dec 2017 1:23 AM

Rahul Thapa wins gold in taekwondo

Sonipat defeated Ajinkya Parab from Swaraj Sports Foundation.

30 Nov 2017 2:13 AM


Rape, acid attack survivors’ compensation hiked to Rs 10 lakh

The scheme was launched after a 22-year-old photojournalist was gang-raped by five people at the deserted Shakti Mills compound.

19 Jul 2017 12:39 AM

Cabinet nod for direct election of sarpanches

Political experts believe that this is an attempt on the part of the BJP to nurture a presidential kind of political culture on the ground.

04 Jul 2017 2:56 AM

NGOs question packaged food given to kids

The NGOs have warned against treating poor children across the state as guinea pigs, putting their health at risk.

08 Jun 2017 4:07 AM

Maharashtra govt to give sanitary napkins for Rs 5 to school girls

The decision was taken by Women and Child Welfare Department led by Pankaja Munde.

01 Jun 2017 2:18 AM

Pankaja Munde loses elections again

This is Pankaja Munde’s fourth straight defeat after she lost control over other governing bodies in recent elections.

16 May 2017 2:51 AM


Pankaja Munde offers to quit after Beed results; not necessary, says Fadnavis

The BJP is set to make decisive gains in civic polls in Maharashtra even as it is locked in a neck-and-neck fight with Shiv Sena.

23 Feb 2017 6:18 PM

Government to regulate pre-primary schools

The first meeting was supposed to take place on December 22 but was later postponed to December 28.

29 Dec 2016 1:15 AM

Pankaja Munde gets clean chit in chikki scam

The Congress had accused Ms Munde of violating rules for a transparent online bidding process and also sanctioning inflated deals.

22 Dec 2016 12:25 AM

Pankaja Munde distances child deaths from malnutrition

In the discussion on the malnutrition issue, the minister emphasised on the administrative measures taken by the government.

16 Dec 2016 5:47 AM

Bombay HC wants periodic inspection of mid-day meals after chikki scam

The court indicated that it would frame guidelines for inspection of the mid-day meal scheme.

08 Dec 2016 4:24 AM