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    Ramraje Naik Nimbalkar re-elected as Maharashtra Council Chairman

    Mumbai: Senior NCP leader Ramraje Naik Nimbalkar was today re-elected as the Chairman of Maharashtra Legislative Council at a one-day special session of the House. Formalities of his election were completed in the special sitting to enable him conduct business of the Upper House during the Monsoon Session of the legislature beginning July 18.

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    Maha: Fadnavis ministry expansion tomorrow

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis will expand his Cabinet tomorrow. The 20-month-old Fadnavis government will fill up portfolios rendered vacant after the resignation of senior minister Eknath Khadse over corruption charges last month.

  • Cabinet will convey to Guv to accept Aney’s resignation: CM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today said the government would ask the Governor to accept the resignation of Advocate General Shreehari Aney, who put in his papers in the backdrop of the controversy generated over his espousal of separate Marathwada state.

  • Maha govt to hold cabinet meet in Marathwada

    Mumbai: Maharashtra government will conduct its cabinet meeting in Marathwada next month to discuss a long-term solution for the drought situation. “We will conduct the state cabinet meeting in Marathwada in September and together we will discuss about a long-term solution for drought situation,” Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said.

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    Shiv Sena buries hatchet, to join BJP government in Maharashtra

    Mumbai: Burying the bitterness of the recent past, the opposition Shiv Sena has decided to join the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Maharashtra, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced here Thursday.

  • Maha cabinet takes up Kelkar report on development backlog

    Mumbai: A month after taking charge as the Chief Minister, Devendra Fadnavis has got down to tackling the long-pending issue of removal of development backlog of Vidarbha and Marathwada regions of Maharashtra.

  • Shiv Sena to get 12 ministries in Maha BJP govt?

    Mumbai: A day after Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said the talks with Shiv Sena over power sharing were 70-80 per cent complete, a senior Sena leader today said both the parties have “buried” their differences and agreed on a “suitable” formula.

  • Sena would be accommodated in cabinet expansion: BJP minister

    Mumbai: BJP leader and Maharashtra PWD minister Chandrakant Patil today said the estranged ally Shiv Sena “will be accommodated” in the cabinet expansion before the winter session of the Assembly starts on December 8.

  • Sena ministers unlikely to join govt in Maha tomorrow

    Mumbai: Shiv Sena is unlikely to join the Devendra Fadnavis government in Maharashtra to be sworn in tomorrow as talks for a possible tie-up are on with it in an “amicable atmosphere”, BJP general secretary Rajiv Pratap Rudy said today.

  • State creates body for Minorities

    Mumbai : Maharashtra cabinet has approved creation of Minorities Directorate at the state level as well as formation of a Minorities Cell in each district collector office.

  • Oppn to target Congress-NCP Govt in House over irrigation scam

    Nagpur: Main Opposition Shiv Sena-BJP will seek to put Maharashtra’s Congress-NCP Government on the mat over alleged irrigation scam in the winter session of state legislature beginning here from December 10.