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Mumbai: The Maharashtra government's legal metrology department has registered cases against the e-commerce giants Amazon and Flipkart for alleged violation of Legal Metrology Act, 2009, by flouting packaging norms.
Maharashtra: Now, you can obtain liquor permit online. Naresh Kamath, Hindustan Times, Mumbai; |; Updated: Oct 26, 2016 11:29 IST.

Maharashtra has the highest number of cases of parole and furlough absconders in the country. After Sajjad Mughal, killer of lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha, jumped parole this June, the court had directed the government to form a committee and submit a ...
Mumbai: The Maharashtra government has decided to go in for a change in the conventional uniforms of nurses, where females will now be required to wear beige salwar suits and sarees on duty while males would put on similar coloured shirts and pants ...
Mumbai: The Shivaji Memorial in the Arabian Sea will be built at a jaw-dropping cost of Rs 3,600 crore. The cash-strapped, debt-ridden government will provide funds for the project from its budget as well as seek financial assistance from the Centre.
NCP on Wednesday said talks for an alliance with "like-minded parties including Congress" were on in many districts of Maharashtra for the Municipal Council polls to be held on November 27. NCP on Wednesday held a meeting of its office-bearers who are ...

Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday expressed dissatisfaction over the Maharashtra government's lack of sensitivity towards addressing the issue of the increasing number of malnutrition deaths in tribal areas of the state.
A united Opposition in Maharashtra today walked out of the Mumbai civic body's standing committee meeting at the BMC headquarters in protest against deaths of Penguins at the Mumbai zoo.
Mumbai: Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis might have to do some tight rope walk regarding the no confidence motion passed against Navi Mumbai Municipal corporation Commissioner Tukaram Mundhe, in view of growing support for the officer among ...
BY THE summer of 2015, when the new state government was about six months old, the refrain in rural Maharashtra was that voters might have miscalculated terribly in being swept up by the Modi wave.
In response to Maharashtra state government's proposed draft rules on regulating the taxi-hailing app companies, Uber has kicked off a campaign seeking support from people in Mumbai.
With Maharashtra's sugar season slated to commence on November 5, farmers' organisations in the state are now gearing up for a long battle ahead with sugar millers for a higher cane price.
Rajeshwari Deshpande, a political expert interprets the silence of caste-based protests as 'the muteness of the Marathas because of the closure of political ...
Under fire for "brokering" a deal between the producers of Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and MNS, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has said he opposed the Rs 5-crore contribution offered by the film-makers to the army welfare fund.
Some people working on behalf of SBI Cards, which issues credit cards to Bank of Maharashtra customers, gathered personal details of the regional bank's account holders to siphon off funds from their accounts, said these people.
He has successfully isolated Pakistan globally," he said. Fadnavis was speaking at a function organised by the Mumbai District Cooperative Bank (MDCB) to provide financial assistance of Rs 10 lakh each to families of four jawans from Maharashtra who ...
No new colleges or courses in Maharashtra next year. Musab Qazi, Hindustan Times, Mumbai; |; Updated: Oct 25, 2016 23:51 IST.

More than 20,000 nurses from government hospitals will wear light brown salwar suits and sarees while on duty, officials from the medical education and drugs department confirmed on Tuesday.
Maharashtra: 700 grams gold seized from flight. "The flight was supposed to fly to Chennai where there was a possibility that his aide could have retrieved the gold from him.
Maharashtra: schools told to submit details of PTA, executive committee at the earliest. The education department has asked schools to submit the video recordings of all parent-teacher meetings and Executive Committee meetings.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Maharashtra government is likely to suspend the Navi Mumbai Municipal corporation's no-confidence motion against its civic chief Tukaram Mundhe.
Maharashtra Bogus cheque racket busted, seven arrested. Besides Kanojiya and Nangre, the police have arrested five other persons - Akash Moolchand (22), Akash Ratchandani (28), Faizan Sheikh (30), Kafi Abdul Sheikh (30) and Asif Khan (33).
Maharashtra has reported the highest number of undertrials - people currently on trial in a court of law - belonging to other states, revealed data compiled by the National crime Records Bureau (NCRB).
The decision was taken in the weekly cabinet meeting chaired by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis. In a move to expedite housing for police personnel, Maharashtra government on Tuesday approved filling of seven posts for Superintendent engineers on ...
The highly anticipated movie, Dangal, which is based on the success stories of Indian wrestlers Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari, has helped bring the limelight on the needs of many women wrestlers across the country.
Keeping up its attack on Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on the "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" release row, Congress on Tuesday said when the state needed a leader, it has got a "broker".
Maharashtra may have played a very important role in the promulgation of the Right to Information (RTI) Act, but successive governments have been apathetic towards the effective implementation of the Act, according to activists.
Bombay High Court asks Maharashtra civic bodies to follow rules on sale, storage of firecrackers. PTI Updated: Oct 25, 2016 19:55 IST.
JAISINGPUR: farmers from Maharashtra and Karnataka unanimously decided to demand Rs 3200/tonne as the first installment of cane payment, 23% higher than the highest payable fair and remunerative price in the state and warned that they will not allow ...
Maharashtra bar permit, Maharashtra Excise department, Maharashtra alcohol license, Maharashtra liquor license, In Maharashtra, drinking permits are issued to those above 25 years of age. (Source: File). Drinking permits in Maharashtra will be ...
Mumbai, Oct 24 : Samajwadi Party's Maharashtra unit chief Abu Azmi today lashed out at the senior leader Amar Singh, "blaming" him for the rift between the party president Mulayam Singh Yadav and his son, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav.
One-third of all seats in village councils are reserved for women. The government has proposed an increase in quota to 50%, and in the period of reservation from five to 10 years.
Dr Swapnil Meshram, president of Central Maharashtra Association of Resident Doctors, said that similar rules should apply for everybody.
"Main aim of the education institutes is to strengthen people to search truth and utilise education for development of the society," Rao said.
On the weekend, the Maharashtra government, astonishingly, awarded the cloak of legitimacy to a group that believes that mobocracy should trump fundamental rights.
Mumbai: veteran actress Shabana Azmi has criticised Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, saying he "brokered deal" with Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) instead of enforcing law and order, amid the row around the release of Karan Johar's ...
This time Uber has objected to the Maharashtra government's proposed rules on regulating taxi-hailing companies. Not just Uber, its nearest rival Ola, too, has been facing challenges on regulatory front in its key markets like Delhi, Mumbai and Bengaluru.
This is the first time that exotic penguins would be exhibited in an Indian Zoo. (File Photo). Mumbai: A day after a female Humboldt Penguin, a prized new possession of Mumbai Zoo, died following an infection, a political row erupted here on Monday ...
Maharashtra recorded 5,137 dengue cases and 16 deaths due to dengue fever induced complications during the same period. This was revealed in a report that considered data only from government-designated testing and sentinel centres for dengue and ...
BSC spokesperson Tarsem Singh Deol, Sikh Sewak Society president Parminderpal Singh Khalsa and Dal Khalsa presi dent Harpal Singh Cheema, in the presence of some young Sikligar Sikhs from Maharashtra, said they had built gurdwaras, schools, ...
A 47-year-old man from Maharashtra, on pilgrimage to the Himalayan cave shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi, died of a heart attack in Katra town of Reasi district today, a police officer said on Sunday.
Mumbai: The Centre has agreed to compensate the loss of revenue to Maharashtra government due to the abolishment of octroi once the Goods and Services ...
Jail officials in Maharashtra have started a new initiative 'hugging children of convicts'. 2. Inmates will be allowed to meet their children for at lease an hour.
PUNE: Though sugarcane farmers from Uttar Pradesh may get a higher cane price this year, thanks to the forthcoming state assembly elections, their counterparts in Maharashtra are gearing up for a strong battle with the millers to get a higher price as ...
Speaking at the function, Road Transport and Highways and shipping Minister Nitin Gadkari said, "The sea plane will fly in the morning and return the same day.
New Delhi: Congress today hit out at Devendra Fadnavis for "brokering" a truce with MNS chief Raj Thackeray over the release of 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil', saying the Maharashtra Chief Minister would now be the country's "new Censor Board". "CM Fadnavis ...
From October 24, owners of newly registered vehicles and also those brought to Maharashtra from other sates will have to bear an additional tax under the Motor Vehicles Act.
The Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) (pictured) has said it has probed the activities of Sahara Q-shop and found these do not fall under purview of ...
In a filing to BSE on October 7, 2016, the company had said that "Tata Teleservices (Maharashtra) Ltd (TTML) has succeeded in winning 5MHz spectrum in 1800 MHz band each in Mumbai and Maharashtra service areas with bid values of Rs 2,446 crore and ...
Maharashtra govt's restrictions will push up costs, leading to a rise in fares, says Uber India.






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