Taking a stern view on professional colleges lacking basic infrastructure and qualified faculty, Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao Tuesday directed the vice chancellors to take 'exemplary' action against such erring institutes.
Observing that institutions of higher education in Maharashtra are stuck in "mediocrity and complacency", state Governor C Vidyasagar Rao has called for innovative curriculum and participatory teaching.
The Maharastra state Legislative Assembly Tuesday revoked the suspension of five Congress MLAs, who were held responsible for creating a ruckus as well as misbehaving with the Maharashtra Governor who arrived to address the first joint sitting of the state legislature.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday appeared to be in tune with the decision to suspend five Congress MLAs for allegedly heckling and physically stopping Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao.
Protesting legislators of Congress caused "injury" to Maharashtra Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao on the first day of the session on Wednesday when they tried to block his entry into the legislature complex here, revenue minister Eknath Khadse said.
Congress legislators in Maharashtra on Wednesday disrupted Governor Vidyasagar Rao's Address to the joint session of the state legislature, protesting the manner in which the 13-day-old BJP government won the trust vote.
A day after quitting as Maharashtra Governor, K Shankarnarayanan today suggested that the "taste" in which he was transferred was not good and that he had resigned as he did not want to go to Mizoram or any other state.
Expressing grief over the sudden demise of Union Rural Development Development Minister Gopinath Munde, Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan today described him as a "Lok Nayak" and a parliamentarian, who never lost touch with the masses.