India | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 27, 2014
The Maharashtra government has decided to adopt e-tendering of sugar from the open market to supply below poverty line (BPL) beneficiaries under the public distribution system.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 23, 2014
BJP leader and Maharashtra PWD minister Chandrakant Patil today said that estranged ally Shiv Sena "will be accommodated" in the Cabinet expansion before the Winter Session of the Assembly starts on December 8.
Opinion | Kumar Ketkar | Tuesday November 18, 2014
The hostilities have enervated both, writes Kumar Ketkar.
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from PTI) | Tuesday November 18, 2014
The minority government headed by Devendra Fadnavis in Maharashtra could consider itself warned - a party which had pledged support has indicated that's not a reliable offer.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 16, 2014
Union Minister Anant Geete, Shiv Sena's lone face in the Narendra Modi government, today indicated that despite the split with BJP in Maharashtra, his party was in no mood to pull out at the central level.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 15, 2014
The Maharashtra government today decided to approach the Supreme Court after Bombay High Court stayed the move to grant 16 per cent reservation to Marathas in public service and educational institutions in the state.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Mala Das | Friday November 14, 2014
The Maharashtra government's decision to grant 16 per cent reservation to Marathas in government jobs and educational institutions was stayed by the Bombay High Court today.
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Friday November 14, 2014
Rana Ayyub on Sharad Pawar, master politician.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 14, 2014
Sharpening its attack on the Devendra Fadnavis government over the controversial trust vote in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, Shiv Sena today met Governor C Vidyasagar Rao and demanded that he order the government to face a fresh confidence mo...
India | Agencies | Thursday November 13, 2014
After the Devendra Fadnavis government won the trust vote in Maharashtra amid high drama, Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray held a meeting of party legislators in Mumbai on Wednesday evening.
Opinion | Kumar Ketkar | Thursday November 13, 2014
They have called each other "rats" and "cats" and "lame ducks," writes Kumar Ketkar.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday November 13, 2014
A day after the Devendra Fadnavis-led minority government in Maharashtra won a test of strength by a controversial voice vote, the Shiv Sena has sharply attacked the BJP in an editorial that says: "They have lost the moral right to government on Day ...
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Thursday November 13, 2014
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' minority BJP government has won a confidence motion in the Maharashtra Assembly through a voice vote, amid much drama and controversy.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Thursday November 13, 2014
Five Congress legislators from Maharashtra have been suspended for allegedly manhandling and injuring Governor C Vidyasagar Rao at the assembly premises on Wednesday evening. Congress and Shiv Sena MLAs were protesting against the controversial confi...
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' minority BJP government has won a confidence motion in the Maharashtra Assembly through a voice vote amid much controversy.
India | Agencies | Wednesday November 12, 2014
The Devendra Fadnavis government won a trust motion in Maharashtra Assembly through a voice vote this afternoon. The Shiv Sena's legislators shouted the loudest nays, voting against the BJP and signalling the end to a fractious relationship with its ...
Cheat Sheet | Tejas Mehta | Wednesday November 12, 2014
On a big day in the Maharashtra Assembly, the minority BJP government has crossed a first hurdle, getting the Speaker's post unchallenged after the Shiv Sena and the Congress withdrew their candidates. Now, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis of the BJP...
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Ahead of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis's trust vote this afternoon, a senior Shiv Sena leader has said his party will not vote in favour of the BJP's minority government.
India | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain and Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Wednesday November 12, 2014
Devendra Fadnavis will seek a trust vote in the Maharashtra Assembly today that he must win to remain Chief Minister. Hectic politicking is expected before the vote.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Tuesday November 11, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has appealed to the Shiv Sena and the Congress to withdraw their candidature for the post of Assembly Speaker, said sources, amid a reported standstill in the negotiations between his party and the Sena ov...