Nagpur Winter Session Updates

Potholes: Now turns into a matter of life and death for...

“Government! Government! What do I get for all I give, I would like to know! Potholes and Bombs!,” Says Cecil Dawkins of Birmingham, Alabama. Nagpur:...

Maharashtra government may lodge FIR, if L&T has violated ULC Act

Nagpur: The state government assured in Assembly on Thursday that an First Information Report (FIR) against construction giants L&T would be filed if they were...

Maharashtra: Lifts, Escalators and Moving Walks will be covered with third...

Nagpur: The state assembly on Thursday passed the Maharashtra Lifts, Escalators and Moving Walks bill which will ensure that people who use escalators and elevators...

Winter Session Nagpur: Rs 10,886-crore river linking project to reclaim water...

The state government on Thursday declared a Rs 10,886 crore river linking project, asserting that it would not allow a single drop of water...

Ajit Pawar, Dhananjay Munde To Devendra Fadnavis: You Have Failed As...

The Opposition went all out on the penultimate day of the winter session, making serious allegations against Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. The two senior...

Government to open 100 international schools – Vinod Tawde

The state government has decided to open 100 international schools to provide quality education to students. The decision was announced Wednesday by School Education...

Winter Session in Nagpur: New slum redevelopment plan gets House nod...

Nagpur: The Maharashtra government’s contentious slum redevelopment plan, which would entitle even non-protected residents of slums for rehabilitation under its slum redevelopment policy, received...

Maharashtra Govt considering proposal to hold monsoon session in Nagpur

Nagpur : The Maharashtra government is considering a proposal requesting it to hold the monsoon session of the legislature in Nagpur, the second capital...

Will rap babus who bought land along Samruddhi Mahamarg: CM Devendra...

Nagpur: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said in the council on Tuesday that his government would take strict action against government officers, who held land...

NCP leader Sunil Tatkare questioned over absence of officials during council...

Nagpur: Senior NCP leader Sunil Tatkare questioned the absence of Secretary-level officers of various ministries during a special discussion on the issue of farmers...

Anganwadi workers & ASHA workers to protest govt’s ‘failure to act...

Two months after they called off a state-wide strike, anganwadi workers and Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA Workers) will hold a protest at the...

BJP MLA moves bill to ban hookah parlours in Maharashtra

Nagpur : Even as the state home department drafts rules to regulate hookah parlours across Maharashtra, Bharatiya Janata Party’s MLA from Malbar Hill Mangalprabhat...

Eknath Khadse slams minister over irregularities in drug purchase

Nagpur: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former state minister Eknath Khadse on Monday questioned the Maharashtra minister for food and drugs Girish Bapat over...

Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali land in Mihan Nagpur becomes subject of scrutiny

Nagpur: The State government came under heavy criticism from the opposition in the Council on Thursday over the land given to Baba Ramdev’s Patanjali...

Health Minister Dr Deepak Sawant admits file to regularise contractual staff...

Nagpur: The public health ministry has admitted that the file to regularise contractual staff working under Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTPC) disappeared from...

All Central Railway stations to have LED lights by March ’18

The Central Railway is on way to install energy-saving LED lights at all its 438 stations by March 2018, and exploit solar and wind...

Nagpur,Mumbai, Pune, Nashik: 8 petrol pumps in state lose licence

Petroleum companies have cancelled the licences of eight petrol pumps in Maharashtra after they were found guilty of tampering with fuel dispensing machines. As...

Raymond sets up Rs 250 crore manufacturing plant, fabric unit comes...

The Maharashtra government has decided to earmark 3,000 hectares of land for promotion of textile hubs in Amravati district, accommodating 200 units with a...

Maharashtra government to create special police cells to battle crimes against...

NAGPUR: The Minister of State for Home in the Devendra Fadnavis cabinet Deepak Kesarkar on Friday announced the formation of special police squads to...

MLA Prakash Abitkar named in loan waiver beneficiary

Shiv Sena MLA Prakash Abitkar claimed on Friday that he had been named as a beneficiary of the farm loan waiver in Kolhapur District...