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21 March, 2018 8:36 PM CM criticises BJP for claiming credit for Anna Bhagya

Chief Minister Siddaramaiah took serious exception to the BJP’s recent campaign to claim credit for Anna Bhagya scheme. “If it was the BJP’s programme, why it is not being implemented in BJP ruled states – Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat,” he sought to know. Addressing the Janashirvada rally here on Wednesday, he said the Manmohan Singh-led government 27

21 March, 2018 5:02 AM Amid protests, VHP's Rama Rajya Rath Yatra travels in Tamil Nadu, reaches Madurai

The 39-day Rama Rajya Rath Yatra, which was flagged off from Ayodhya in February, has triggered severe protests across the state. Several leaders of Tamil Nadu-based political parties and other organizations were arrested on Tuesday as the Ram Rajya Rath Yatra entered Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu on Tuesday. DMK working president MK Stalin, who is also the Opposition 39

20 March, 2018 2:35 PM Ashoka Buildcon lowest bidder of Rs 448 cr Maharashtra road projects

Highways Builder Ashoka Buildcon today said it has emerged as the lowest bidder for two road projects worth Rs 448 crore in Maharashtra. "The company had submitted its bids to the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways through Public Works Department, National Highways, Maharashtra for the ...projects," Ashoka Buildcon said in a BSE filing. The projects 34

19 March, 2018 7:34 AM MNS workers target Gujarati-owned shops after Raj Thackeray's 'Modi-Mukt Bharat' call

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) workers on Sunday night targeted Gujarati-owned shops in Vasai, a suburb of Mumbai, and destroyed their signboards. The incidents took place soon after MNS chief Raj Thackeray gave a call for "Modi-Mukt Bharat" by 2019 while addressing his party workers at Mumbai's Shivaji Park. The MNS chief was speaking on the occasion 45

19 March, 2018 5:04 AM Maharashtra CM’s wife Amruta Fadnavis promotes Patanjali, NCP protests

Mumbai: Women members of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Saturday shouted slogans against Amruta Fadnavis, wife of Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, during a programme in Solapur. The programme was organised to promote products manufactured by Baba Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurved. The women, during their protest outside the venue, demanded 40

16 March, 2018 5:09 PM Maharashtra gets tough on plastics

Onus on manufacturers to recycle PET bottles, says Minister Come Gudi Padwa, the Marathi New Year on March 18, Maharashtra will get tough on plastic ban violators. Environment Minister Ramdas Kadam on Friday announced a ban on specified plastics in the State. “Plastic bags, thermocol, disposable cups and plates, cutlery, non-woven polypropylene bags, plastic 32

15 March, 2018 9:07 PM Tata group Chief Ethics Officer Mukund Rajan quits

New Delhi: Tata Sons on Thursday said its Chief Ethics Officer Mukund Rajan will leave the group to evaluate entrepreneurial pursuits in the coming months. "Dr Rajan and Tata Sons have mutually agreed that Dr Rajan will leave the services of Tata Sons on March 31, 2018," the company said in a statement. On the reasons for his departure, the company said Rajan 45

15 March, 2018 9:06 PM Seven union ministers win Rajya Sabha polls unopposed, contest in six states

Seven Union ministers were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. New Delhi: Seven Union ministers including Ravi Shankar Prasad and Prakash Javadekar were declared elected unopposed to the Rajya Sabha on Thursday, while the stage is set for the March 23 contest in six states, including Uttar Pradesh from where Finance Minister Arun Jaitley 29

15 March, 2018 12:36 PM Sanjivani takes bronze, helps Indian team finish third

KOCHI: Maharashtra’s Sanjivani Jadhav, the World University Games 10,000m silver medallist last year, won the women’s bronze in the 14th Asian Cross Country Championships at Guiyang, China, on Thursday. Sanjivani’s performance in the 8km event also helped India finish third in the women’s team championship. The women’s field had another prominent Indian 21

13 March, 2018 11:43 PM IIMC Alumni meet: Vipin Dhyani bags IFFCO IIMCAA Award for advertising

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra Chapter of Indian Institute of Mass Communication Alumni Association (IIMCAA) on Tuesday organised 'Connections 2018 Mumbai', the annual alumni meet of the institute at Mumbai Press Club. The meet saw the felicitation emerging communication professional Sukanya Jena (Odisha Livelihoods Mission) who was given IFFCO IIMCAA Awards 27