22 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Maintaining that there was an urgent need to improve the economy of Maharashtra, State Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar said the state government is trying to remove the loopholes in the existing taxation system and bring in evaders into the tax net.
21 Nov 2014
New Delhi: Basking in BJP's spectacular victory in Lok Sabha elections, VHP on Friday claimed that "proud Hindus" have come to rule Delhi after 800 years and demanded that Sanskrit be made compulsory in schools.
14 Oct 2014
Dharamsala: The pitch for the crucial fourth One-day International between India and the West Indies will be fast and bouncy, according to Sunil Chauhan, chief curator at the picturesque HPCA Stadium.
07 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Maharashtra Revenue Minister Eknath Khadse assured appropriate action in the incident of a major security lapse during the swearing-in of Cabinet in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi inside Wankhede Stadium on October 31.
29 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Sharad Pawar-led Mumbai Cricket Association will charge no fee for lending its Wankhede Stadium for hosting swearing-in ceremony of the first BJP government in Maharashtra on October 31.
08 Nov 2014
Hyderabad: A year after Sachin Tendulkar bid goodbye to his cricketing career, the Sachin mania fails to die down, at least for this crazy fan Sudhir Kumar Gautam who said that the legendary batsman has promised him a World Cup trip in Australia early next year
20 Nov 2014
Mumbai: Maharashtra is unlikely to scrap the Local Body Tax (LBT) unless the Goods and Services Tax (GST) is introduced by the Centre, the state government has said. Though, the scrapping of LBT was featuring prominently in BJP's poll manifesto for the recently concluded state Assembly elections.
29 Oct 2014
Mumbai: The swearing-in of BJP's first Chief Minister in Maharashtra at the Wankhede Stadium here will be a lavish affair with about 40,000 guests including Prime Minister Narendra Modi in attendance.
20 Nov 2011
The Wankhede Stadium track would be unlike the slow and low pitches seen in the first two Tests between India and the West Indies at Delhi and Kolkata, which drew a lot of criticism, and the bounce would be consistent throughout the match, said pitch curator Sudhir Naik.
16 Nov 2014
Brisbane: In a victory for India, the G20 on Sunday endorsed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's strong pitch for repatriation of black money at its summit here, echoing the government's line on the need for transparency and disclosure of tax information.