11-12.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA Maharashtra budget on March 9   The Maharashtra Budget 2018-19 will be presented on March 9 by Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar.   This will be the fourth budget of the finance minister.   The month-long budget session of the Maharashtra legislature will begin from February 26. It will have 22 working days and nine holidays.   The Business … Read more11-12.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

08.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA   Maharashtra plans compensation policy to free grabbed land   After taking steps to regularize illegal constructions, the state now plans to compensate people who have encroached upon government land. Hundreds of acres owned by the Railways, defence and the revenue and forest departments are under encroachment in cities such as Pune and rural areas and the government … Read more08.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

07.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA   Maharashtra records maximum decline in road deaths.   Maharashtra has registered the maximum decline in road fatalities followed by Gujarat between January and June this year in comparison to the same period in 2016. Overall, 3,711 fewer fatalities were recorded during the first half of 2017, which the Centre hopes would be a trend that can … Read more07.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

06.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA   15 killed during immersion of Ganesh idols in Maharashtra   Fifteen people died during idol immersion proceedings this Ganesh Chaturthi in Maharashtra, as thousands of devotees bid adieu to the elephant-headed God in various corners of the state.   The famous ‘Lalbaughcha Raja’ idol was immersed in the Arabian Sea off Girgaum Chowpatty in south Mumbai … Read more06.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

05.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA   Docs’ commission set for a Maha cut   One of the most notorious practices in the medical profession called ‘cut practice’ will soon be illegal in the state, with offenders liable to face maximum imprisonment of up to five years.   Cut practice refers to unethical methods where patients are referred to specific … Read more05.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

03 & 04.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA     ·               Education experts divided over rote learning   ð Learning by rote, not just at home but also in schools, is leading to poor quality of education, experts said.   ð A report, ‘Learning without burden’ documented by a committee appointed by the Union HRD ministry, chaired by former UGC chairman Yash Pal, stated that, “Syllabus … Read more03 & 04.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

02.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

Maharashtra   HC stays information panel’s order on query over judges’ flats   The Bombay high court on Friday stayed state information commissioner Ajay Kumar Jain’s order directing the high court administration to supply copies of application made by HC judges for allotment of plots or flats from the government as part of a society. … Read more02.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

01.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

Maharashtra   Union minister Nitin Gadkari announced 13 new railway bridges to be built in Pune district.   The Union ministry for road transport, highways and shipping  Nitin Gadkari finally given a green signal for the construction of 13 new Railway Over Bridges(ROB) in Pune district. The ROBs will come up at Khadki, Pimpri, and Talegaon … Read more01.09.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

31.08.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

Maharashtra   Maharashtra tops in GST earning at Rs 13,400 crore   Maharashtra has topped in GST collections, mopping up more than Rs 13,400 crore in July -the first month after the new tax came into force.   Figures released by the government said the state collected Central GST (CGST) of Rs 3,467 crore, with Rs 4,809 crore … Read more31.08.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

30.08.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

Maharashtra   PM Modi discusses Mumbai rains with Maharashtra CM   Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on the situation arising due to incessant rain in Mumbai and surrounding areas. The PM assured CM all possible support from Center to the Government of Maharashtra in mitigating the situation, as per Press Information Bureau.   Centre assures … Read more30.08.17 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs