Thursday, 29 September, 2022
TopicMaharashtra govt

Topic: Maharashtra govt

Maharashtra minister Eknath Shinde, 21 others missing, unrest in Sena camp, says Congress

Maharashtra Chief Minister and Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray has called a meeting of the Sena MLAs on Tuesday precisely for this purpose, the sources said.

Uddhav govt to honour ‘unsung’ security guards with medal every year, hospital fire sowed idea

Maharashtra labour department launches scheme to identify security guards who go beyond call of duty to help people in extraordinary ways. They will be honoured with medals.

NCP wants jailed Nawab Malik’s portfolios reassigned, but ‘no question’ of cabinet resignation

Malik is in judicial custody for alleged money laundering & links to underworld and holds skill development & minority affairs portfolios. CM Uddhav Thackeray to take final call.

SC directs Maharashtra govt to submit data on OBCs to State Backward Classes Commission

The top court also directed the SBCC to submit the interim report to the authorities concerned in 2 weeks of receiving information from the state govt.

Attendance in a click: Maharashtra schools to go digital with MahaStudent app

The mobile application available on Google Play Store allows schools to digitally record the attendance of students and teachers and also maintain data related to Mid-Day Meal Scheme.

Door-to-door vaccination to begin in Mumbai from 1 August, Maharashtra govt tells Bombay HC

The high court expressed its satisfaction at the implementation of the policy in which those completely bed-ridden, immobile or suffering from terminal illness will get vaccinated.

No sufficient data on Delta plus, virulence unknown: Maharashtra Covid task force member

Task force member Shashank Joshi said there is no sufficient data on Delta plus variant of concern to be alarmed except that Covid appropriate behaviour & vaccination must continue.

Maha NCP chief says no question of Home Minister Deshmukh resigning on corruption charges

Jayant Patil was speaking after party meeting at Sharad Pawar’s house in Delhi, held to discuss former Mumbai Police commissioner’s charges against NCP member Anil Deshmukh.

Nana Patole replaces Balasaheb Thorat as Congress Maharashtra chief

Nana Patole, a 57-year-old four-time MLA currently representing Sakoli seat in Bhandara district of the state, had resigned as Speaker of Maharashtra Assembly Thursday.

Maharashtra govt to release Rs 2,300 crore compensation for farmers hit by crop damage

The Maharashtra government on Monday issued an order to release the first installment of almost Rs 2,300 crore of the Rs 10,000 crore compensation.

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(L-R) Niharika NM, Danish Sait, Kusha Kapila and Tanmay Bhat on Koffee with Karan | YouTube screenshot

Koffee With Karan finale saves a boring season. Power has moved from Bollywood to influencers

The Koffee with Karan finale was finally entertainment, entertainment, entertainment, after the most boring season in a boycott-Bollywood world.
A file image of an Indian rupee note | Illustration: Thomas White/Reuters

Modi govt cuts planned borrowing to Rs 14.21 lakh crore for second half of FY23

Centre plans to borrow Rs 5.92 lakh crore in October-March period, compared with Rs 8.29 lakh crore of borrowing in the first half of the fiscal year that will end on September.


Pinaka is a multiple rocket launcher produced in India and developed by the DRDO for the Army | Twitter/@DRDO_India

As tensions rise with Azerbaijan, Armenia buys Pinaka rockets & ammunition from India

The government-to-government contract, valued at about Rs 2,000 cr, is learnt to have been signed earlier this month. Supplies to be fast-tracked according to Armenia's requirement.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.