Maharashtra Assembly pays homage to Kalam, Gavai

 The Maharashtra Legislative Assembly today paid rich tributes to former President APJ Abdul Kalam and veteran Dalit leader RS Gavai.

Maharashtra Assembly passes bill regulating fees, admission at private colleges

Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on Wednesday passed the Maharashtra Unaided Private Professional Education Institutions (Regulation of Admissions and Fees) bill to establish fee and admission regulatory authorities for professional courses run by private colleges.

Monsoon session of Maharashtra Assembly begins today

Monsoon session of Vidhan Sabha begins today and opposition parties join hands to take on government.

Maha Assembly: Oppn demands discussion on Kelkar panel report

Uproarious scenes were witnessed in the state Legislative Assembly with opposition Congress-NCP demanding a detailed discussion on recommendation of the Kelkar Committee report regarding the development backlog in Vidarbha, Marathwada and the rest of Maharashtra.

Congress to take up Giriraj comment row in Maharashtra Assembly next week

Amidst raging controversy over Union minister Giriraj Singh's remarks on Congress President Sonia Gandhi, the party on Saturday said it will rake up the issue and protest against the BJP leadership in the Legislative Assembly next week.

NCP walks out of Maharashtra Assembly over Navi Mumbai church attack

Nationalist Congress Party ( NCP) MLAs on Monday walked out of the Maharashtra State Assembly in protest of an attack on a church in Navi Mumbai.

Muslim quota: Maharashtra Opposition parties unite, burn copies of order

Joining hands against the BJP-Shiv Sena regime's decision to scrap five per cent reservation for Muslims, opposition parties in Maharashtra Tuesday staged a protest outside the Assembly and burnt copies of the order brought out by the Devendra Fadnavis government.

Maharashtra Assembly session from March 9; Budget on March 18

The Budget Session of Maharashtra Legislature will start here from March 9 and the state Budget will be tabled on March 18, Parliamentary Affairs Minister Girish Bapat said here on Tuesday.

Congress seeks education quota for Muslims to be reinstated

Leader of the Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil on Thursday met Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis seeking reinstatement of quota in education for Muslims, announced by the erstwhile Congress-NCP government.

Maharashtra activist urges people to shun superstitious practices

Anti-superstition activist Shyam Manav has called upon the people to root out superstition and other related practices from the country.

Fadnavis ministry to be expanded; 12 ministers to be inducted

The two-month-old Devendra Fadnavis-led ministry in Maharashtra will be expanded soon, with the induction of 12 more ministers.

Uproar in Assembly over Mumbai panel, Congress, NCP stage walkout

The Congress and NCP on Monday created uproar in Maharashtra Assembly over a proposed review committee for Mumbai headed by Prime Minister, alleging that the government was trying to separate the city from the state.

BJP trying to deny Congress LoP status in Maharashtra Assembly: Ahmed

Congress, which was denied Leader of the Opposition status in Lok Sabha, on Monday accused BJP of attempting the same in Maharashtra Assembly and warned that it would strongly protest against any such move.

Maharashtra legislature pays homage to Fazal, Antulay

Both houses of Maharashtra legislature on Monday paid homage to the former governor of the state Mohammad Fazal, former Chief Minister AR Antulay and other former legislators who passed away recently.

Bagde nominates panel of Speakers in Maha Assembly

Speaker of Maharashtra Assembly Haribhau Bagde on Monday announced a five-member panel of Speakers for the smooth conduct of the House.

BJP-Shiv Sena govt's first Maha Assembly session to commence today

With the Winter Session of the Maharashtra Legislature commencing from Monday, the first regular session of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-Shiv Sena led Government, after the Assembly elections earlier this year will begin in Nagpur.

Congress confident of getting Leader of Opposition post in Maharashtra Assembly

Congress on Saturday expressed confidence that being the largest opposition party in the Maharashtra Assembly, it will get the post of leader of opposition.

Congress stakes claim for Opposition Leader's post in Maharashtra

With the post of Leader of Opposition (LoP) in the Maharashtra Assembly falling vacant after Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde's resignation, Congress on Friday staked claim on the post.

Eknath Shinde resigns from Maharashtra Leader of Opposition's post

Nearly a month after staking claim to the Leader of Opposition's (LoP) post in the Maharashtra Assembly, Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde on Friday resigned from the post.

HC junks pleas challenging voice vote win of BJP govt in Maharashtra Assembly

The Bombay High Court on Thursday said it did not have the jurisdiction to hear petitions challenging the decision of Maharashtra Assembly Speaker who had ordered a 'voice vote' instead of a head count, enabling the newly-elected BJP government to prove its majority in the House last month.