Belgaum case: CM Thackeray appoints Shinde, Bhujbal as coordinators
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray appointed Chhagan Bhujbal and Eknath Shinde as coordinators to expedite the dispute between Maharashtra and Karnataka over Belgaum and other border areas which is pending before the Supreme Court for many years. Thackeray also announced the government will meet the lawyers representing Maharashtra in the court soon.
Jharkhand polls: One dead in clashes in Gumla
The problem began at booth no 36 of Sisai constituency of Gumla district when people got angry ...
Jharkhand polls: All eyes on Sarna, Mission, Sadan
Since the opposition parties mainly focused on the local issues relating to “Jal, Jungle a...
Jharkhand Assembly polls: Voting underway for 20 seats of 2nd phase
The second phase of polling began Saturday morning on 20 constituencies in Jharkhand, which votes in five phases to elect 81 members of the ...
'Abki baar 3 paar' would be BJP's slogan for Delhi assembly polls: Kejriwal
When asked whether he considers Delhi BJP chief Manoj Tiwari a competitor in the elections, the chief minister praised him for his singing. "Have you heard him singing 'Rinkiya ke papa'," Kejriwal quipped.
63.36 per cent votes cast in second phase of polling in Jharkhand
An estimated 63.36 per cent votes were cast on Saturday in the second phase of election for the Assembly in Jharkhand where one person killed was in firing by security personnel near a polling booth.
Our stand vindicated, NCP says on ACB's clean chit to Ajit Pawar
"Ajit Pawar or any other minister did not commit any irregularity. The BJP's false campaign is getting exposed now. We are happy that truth is coming out before the people," NCP chief spokesperson Nawab Malik said.
'Second war of independence': TMC eyes citizenship bill to take on BJP ahead of state polls
Addressing a rally in Kolkata on Friday, Banerjee said she would support the bill if citizenship is given to each and every refugee, irrespective of their religion.
Second phase of assembly poll in Jharkhand on Saturday
Polling will be held between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. in Jamshedpur(East) and Jamshedpur(West) constituencies, while in the rest of the 18 constituencies voters will exercise their franchise between 7 a.m and 3 p.m, an EC release said. A total 47,24,968 voters, including women and third gender voters will decide the fate of 260 candidates, the EC sources said.
Vidarbha irrigation scam: Ajit Pawar gets clean chit from Maharashtra's ACB
Maharashtra's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has given a clean chit to NCP leader and former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar in the Vidarbha ...
Maharashtra govt working on merging PMC and MSC Banks: Jayant Patil
Speaking on the issue of PMC bank depositors, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Jayant Patil said, “Depositors of Punjab and Maharasht...
Maharashtra government wants PMC Bank to merge with MSC Bank
"The government stands behind the PMC Bank depositors. I have spoken with the MSC Bank director and asked him to consider a merger of the two banks to provide relief to the depositors," Patil told mediapersons here this afternoon. He assured that the state's apex cooperative banking entity.
Devendra Fadnavis target of Maharashtra BJP leaders
Former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has been facing a rebellion in his party. Against this backdrop, the meeting of BJP leaders Eknath Khadse and Pankaja Munde on Wednesday assumes significance as both leaders have been sending out signals that they were not happy with many things in the party. Before meeting Pankaja, Khadse also met former Vinod Tawde.
Maharashtra cabinet reviews 34 decisions of previous government
Thackeray heard the entire proposals of the 34 decisions in a four-hour meeting but did not order a stay, people aware of the development said. “We took a review of the last Cabinet decisions (and) what is the current situation,” said minister Eknath Shinde of Shiv Sena. “We discussed the obstacles involved in implementing the decisions.”
Maharashtra government cancels loan guarantee of 7 sugar mills of BJP leaders
The decision was taken at a meeting of the Uddhav Thackeray-led state Cabinet on Wednesday. Apart from a sugar mill owned by former state minister Pankaja Munde, another cooperative of Vinay Kore, leader of the Jansurajya Shakti Party which is an ally of the BJP, was also given the loan guarantee.
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