29 Jan 2015
Thane: Maharashtra government is mulling to incorporate lessons on road safety in school syllabus to inculcate safety habits among students, Education Minister Vinod Tawde has said.
29 Jan 2015
Shirdi: The Saibaba trust has sent a proposal to Maharashtra government for developmental projects worth Rs 1,200 crore in Shirdi for the Nashik Kumbh mela and Saibaba's 'samadhi' centenary celebration, Maharashtra Minister of State for Home Ram Shinde has said.
10 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday assured Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis that the committee headed by him would soon consider the state's memorandum on the drought situation and release maximum-possible assistance, an official statement said.
28 Jan 2015
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government said that a draft of its integrated policy for the renewable energy sector, which is aimed at reducing the state's carbon footprint and boosting the renewable energy sector, would be made public within the next fortnight.
27 Jan 2015
Mumbai: A state funeral will be accorded to eminent cartoonist R K Laxman, who died at the age of 94 after suffering multi-organ failure, officials said.
27 Jan 2015
Pune: Eminent cartoonist RK Laxman, whose work ruled the pages of newspapers and the hearts of countrymen, was on Tuesday accorded a state funeral here, as a teary-eyed nation joined in paying tribute to the man whose brush strokes put smile on everyman's face.
17 Dec 2014
Nagpur: Nearly 25,000 villages in Maharashtra are in the grip of a severe drought and the state government is taking all possible measures to tackle the situation, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday told the state Assembly here.
18 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday decided to examine the issue of suicide deaths by debt-ridden farmers from drought-hit state of Maharashtra which witnessed a horrific incident of a 75-year-old tiller lighting his own funeral pyre in Vidharbha region last month.
26 Jan 2015
Mumbai: Describing youth as the future of India, Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao on Monday said the state government has set a target of training 4.5 crore youth in employable skills by 2022.
14 Jan 2015
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government in a cabinet meeting on Monday decided to disburse Rs 2,000 crore to the farmers affected by crop losses during last year's kharif season.