Mar 06, 2020 08:08 AM IST
It indicates that Maharashtra is lagging behind in sectors such as industries and services while employment generation too was poor during the five years of Devendra Fadnavis-led regime, Pawar said.
- Mar 03, 2020 05:06 PM IST
There was no reason for the state to revert to the old pension scheme, said the Deputy CM Ajit Pawar.
- Mar 02, 2020 08:10 AM IST
Addressing the convention of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) here, he also ruled out any need to bring a resolution against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the National Population Register (NPR) in the state Legislative Assembly.
- Feb 25, 2020 08:03 PM IST
Speaking to reporters after the meeting, he said the government will give a guarantee of Rs 200 crore for the state marketing federation so that it could raise funds for tur procurement.
- Feb 19, 2020 01:05 PM IST
On the occasion of Shivaji's birth anniversary on Wednesday, Pawar visited the fort, located in Junnar tehsil, and paid tributes to the Maratha warrior king.
- Jan 31, 2020 06:55 PM IST
The loan waiver scheme announced by the Shiv Sena- NCP-Congress government after coming to power last year has a cap of Rs 2 lakh.
- Jan 17, 2020 07:38 PM IST
The earlier BJP-led government had announced that a Hyperloop would be built between Pune and Mumbai which will reduce the travel time between the two cities drastically.
- Jan 15, 2020 01:05 PM IST
A bench of Justices S B Shukre and Madhav Jamdar was hearing a bunch of petitions seeking probe in the multi-crore scam to be transferred from the state Anti-Corruption Bureau to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or the Enforcement Directorate (ED).
- Jan 15, 2020 08:21 AM IST
The NCP leader also said in the affidavit filed that there is no requirement for the present investigation to be handed over to the CBI or the ED.
- Jan 09, 2020 10:23 PM IST
Pawar gave these instructions during a review meeting of the Department of Registration and Stamps, an official statement said.
- Jan 02, 2020 05:15 PM IST
'We will try to complete the work by April 14, 2022...the government will ensure there is no shortage of funds for the project,' Pawar told reporters here.
- Jan 02, 2020 01:50 PM IST
The NCP leader also paid respects to the late Dalit icon and architect of the Constitution at the Chaityabhoomi here before visiting the Indu Mills premises in Dadar area.
- Jan 01, 2020 10:50 AM IST
Lakhs of people congregate every year at the 'Jay Stambh' (victory pillar) near Koregaon Bhima village to offer tributes on the anniversary of the battle, which was fought on January 1, 1818 between the British East India Company and the Peshwa faction of the Maratha Confederacy.
- Dec 30, 2019 02:06 PM IST
Besides Ajit Pawar and Aaditya Thackeray, Ashok Chavan, Dhananjay Munde and Amit Vilasrao Deshmukh were also sworn-in
- Dec 27, 2019 05:00 PM IST
Queried on his chances of taking oath on December 30, Pawar said, 'I have clarified my stand on this issue. I will follow the directives of the party leadership.'
- Dec 20, 2019 06:10 PM IST
Earlier, the ACB's Nagpur and Amravati branches had filed affidavits stating the same, but the petitioners in the case, who have filed a PIL seeking probe in the alleged scam, had demanded that some high-ranking officer file an affidavit.
- Dec 19, 2019 11:17 AM IST
Unseasonal showers in October and November damaged crops over 93 lakh hectares, and the state needs to provide some financial assistance to farmers, former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis said on Sunday, before the commencement of the winter session of the state legislature.
- Dec 09, 2019 05:25 PM IST
In a stunning turn of events, Fadnavis had on November 23 returned as chief minister propped up by Ajit Pawar, who was made his deputy. Both were sworn in a hush-hush early morning ceremony but the government lasted only 80 hours.
- Dec 07, 2019 06:43 PM IST
The ACB, in an affidavit before the Bombay High Court, has ruled out Pawar's involvement in alleged irregularities in irrigation projects in Vidarbha.
- Dec 06, 2019 11:02 AM IST
The ACB, in its affidavit submitted in the Nagpur Bench of the Bombay High Court, has ruled out Pawar's involvement in cases of alleged irregularities in irrigation projects in the Vidarbha region.
- Dec 03, 2019 10:00 PM IST
Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar took oath on November 23 morning as chief minister and deputy chief minister, respectively, even though the Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress had almost finalised their alliance and named Uddhav Thackeray as the chief ministerial candidate.
- Dec 02, 2019 12:36 PM IST
The sore-spot for the Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena alliance is not in the new-found Sena-Congress ties, but the equations in the NCP and the Pawar family.
- Nov 29, 2019 08:50 PM IST
Pawar's statement followed reports that the Congress is now demanding deputy chief minister's post, and is ready to give up the Speaker's post to the NCP.
- Nov 28, 2019 02:36 PM IST
"I will not take oath today. Only Chhagan Bhujbal and Jayant Patil will take oath as ministers from the NCP," Ajit Pawar told reporters after a meeting of NCP leaders at party chief Sharad Pawar's residence here.
- Nov 28, 2019 01:28 PM IST
The BJP is now seen as an opportunist party, which has compromised on its anti-corruption plank. The Shiv Sena has emerged as the David to the BJP's Goliath. Sharad Pawar and his NCP are back in power, and for the Congress, this has been an unexpected bonus.