A day after Suresh Prabhu presented the Railway budget, a disappointed Shiv Sena on Friday said barring a few announcements Maharashtra has not received any "long-term benevolence" from the Centre and that much more was expected from the BJP leader.
A day after Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray opposed the Land Acquisition Ordinance, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday said that efforts would be made to explain provisions in the amendment to those who have not understood it.
Under attack from the opposition, and now its allies, over the Land Acquisition Bill, the government said on Wednesday it was "open minded" to suggestions but added that the measure was "farmer friendly".
Opposition parties in Maharashtra Tuesday said that they were disappointed with the BJP-Shiv Sena government dismissing their plea to introduce a condolence motion for slain CPI leader Govind Pansare during the budget session of the state legislature set to begin on March 9.
Shortly after Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi took “leave of absence”, Shiv Sena targeted the Gandhi scion in its editorial mouthpiece 'Saamna' alleging that he took the decision as he was miffed with senior party leaders.
Firing a fresh salvo against the BJP-led government, Shiv Sena on Monday said nothing has changed in Maharashtra despite change of regime and ridiculed the Devendra Fadnavis government over the failure to arrest killers of communist leader Govind Pansare.
The Shiv Sena on Saturday came to the defence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the auction of his pinstripe monogrammed suit and said the two-piece ensemble was valued highly because of the person who wore it.