17.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA PM Narendra Modi lays foundation stone of Navi Mumbai International Airport   Prime Minister Narendra Modi has laid the foundation stone of the New Mumbai International Airport.   He performed the Bhumi Poojan ceremony for the upcoming airport.   The prime minister highlighted the importance of transportation in the faster growth of the economy. … Read more17.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

15.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

  MAHARASHTRA Maharashtra clears Act for use of Swiss challenge method   The state cabinet cleared the Maharashtra Infrastructure DevelopmentEnabling Authority Act, which will serve as a framework to allow for infrastructure proposals to be allotted to private players using the Swiss challenge method.   The method is a new process of giving contracts. Any person with credentials can … Read more15.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

13.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA Maharashtra metro’s paid-up capital rises to Rs1,049 cr The Maharashtra Metro Rail Corporation Limited’s (Mahametro) paid up capital has increased to Rs1,049 crore, with central and state governments each being allotted 50% of the equity shares. Nagpur and Pune’s civic bodies have no equity shares in the company as of now though they are bearing some … Read more13.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

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

09.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA Mumbai Dabbawalas partner with Paytm Payments Bank   Paytm Payments Bank , a digital bank which provides zero balance accounts and zero charges on digital transactions, partnered with the Mumbai Dabbawala Association, the pioneers of home-cooked food delivery.   As part of this association, around 5000 dabbawalas will now be able to collect instant … Read more09.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

08.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

  MAHARASHTRA Mumbai airport becomes world’s busiest single-runway airport   On January 20, Mumbai airport created a new world record for single-runway operations by handling 980 arrivals and take-offs in 24 hours.   With this, the Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International airport bettered its own feat of 974 flights in 24 hours, recorded on December … Read more08.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

07.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs

MAHARASHTRA Maharashtra plans to ban hookah joints soon   A state government plan to introduce a bill to ban hookah joints across the state is in the final stages. The bill is expected to be on the lines of the law in Gujarat. The government is studying the way Gujarat went about it. The government inGujarat had initially issued an ordinance … Read more07.02.18 Maharashtra(MPSC) Current Affairs