Maharashtra government has allowed hike in taxi and autorickshaw fares in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region from October 11. The government has also decided to phase out taxis and autos being used for more than 20 years in Mumbai, a release from the chief minister's office said.
While asking the Maharashtra government to rework its memorandum seeking central funds for drought relief, Union agriculture minister Sharad Pawar on Wednesday assured to consider its demands in this regard in the EGoM meeting scheduled next week.
The Maharashtra government is scouting land in Marathwada region to set up three solar energy plants as part of its efforts to augment electricity generation in the state.
The Maharashtra government has received investment proposals worth Rs 1,550 crore in the textile sector after it announced a new policy to boost development in the cotton-growing regions of the state.
Observing that the project nods were given without environmental and cabinet approvals, the Comptroller & Auditor General (CAG) has rapped the Maharashtra government for "total lack of transparency" in the selection of the Lavasa hill station project in Pune district.
Maharashtra government has refused to foot the Rs 19.28 crore bill sent by ITBP towards reimbursing expenses for guarding 26/11 terrorist Ajmal Kasab lodged in the Arthur Road jail in Mumbai and wants Centre to waive the amount.
Maharashtra Government is contemplating a barcoding system that will be put in place across toll plazas in the state to keep in check illegal sand mining.
Maharashtra government is planning 160 times hike in stamp duty for leave – licence properties, reports The Times of India.
Siemens has got order worth Rs 130 crore from Maharashtra Government, reports CNBC-TV18.
When the Maharashtra government revamped the new development control regulations a month ago, it was to increase transparency in real estate transactions.
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The Maharashtra government has filed an application in the Pune Magistrate Court against Lavasa as per the directions of the Bombay High Court & the ministry of environment and forests (MoEF).
Maharashtra government is set to initiate proceedings against Lavasa promoters in a Pune court, sources said on Friday.
Maharashtra government will move the magistrate court at Pune 'in a day or two' against Lavasa, HCC's flagship project, for environmental violation. "The Government will file a case against Lavasa for violating section 15 of the Environment (Protection) Act," sources in the environment department said.
Maharashtra Government is going to initiate a criminal case against Lavasa promoters soon, reports CNBC-TV18.
Chairman of the company Ajit Gulabchand tells CNBC-TV18 that he finds the Maharashtra government acting as an agent of the MoEF.
Environment Ministry has asked Maharashtra Government to file case against Lavasa. They wrote to Maharashtra Chief Secretary to take action against Lavasa. There will be no final order unless Maharashtra government takes action.
On the insistence of the Environment Ministry, the Maharashtra government is likely to file a case against the company under the Environment Protection Act, reports CNBC-TV18's Mehak Kasbekar.
Hindustan Construction Company (HCC) touched an intraday high of Rs 27.20 and an intraday low of Rs 26.80. At 09:36 hrs the share was quoting at Rs 26.95, down Rs 0.30, or 1.10%. Maharashtra government is going to take action against Lavasa within 2 weeks, reports The Economic Times.
Maha govt to take credible action against Lavasa; HC told
Chairman of HCC Ajit Gulabchand tells CNBC-TV18 in an exclusive interview that the Lavasa project is an infrastructure project which the Maharashtra government itself wanted.
Holding that Adarsh Housing scam was a classic case of fence eating the crops and "consistent failure" of Centre and Maharashtra government, the CAG today said rules were bent to benefit relatives of politicians, public servants and senior service officers including former Army chiefs Gen Deepak Kapoor and N C Vij.
Dark clouds seem to be once again looming large over Hindustan Construction Company's ambitious Lavasa Lake City project, as the Maharashtra Government plans to file an environmental violation case against the company in Pune court on June 14.
In the on going tussle over the environmental clearance for HCC's Lavasa Township, the Environment Ministry has now written to the Maharashtra Government asking it to take action against the company under the Environment Protection act.