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.

Shiv Sena to support Modi govt's agenda in Parliament's Winter Session: Raut

Shiv Sena will support Narendra Modi government's agenda during the winter session of Parliament, but will play the role of principal Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly session beginning December 8, party leader Sanjay Raut said on Sunday.

Maharashtra Assembly Speaker meets Governor Rao

 Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Speaker Haribhau Bagde on Thursday called on Governor Ch Vidyasagar Rao at Raj Bhavan here.

Third petition in Bombay HC challenges trust vote won by BJP government

A fresh petition was filed in the Bombay High Court on Tuesday challenging the controversial vote of confidence obtained by the BJP Government in Maharashtra Assembly last week.

Be ready to face snap polls in Maharashtra, Sharad Pawar tells NCP

Nationalist Congress Party president Sharad Pawar on Tuesday asked his party workers to be prepared for snap polls in Maharashtra considering the political situation after the recent state Assembly Elections.

Don't pin any hopes on us in future: Sena tells BJP
Don't pin any hopes on us in future: Sena tells BJP

Mumbai: Shiv Sena Monday ruled out rapprochement with former ally BJP saying the ruling party has "shattered the hopes of the people" after what transpired during the trust vote in Maharashtra assembly.

PIL urges HC to quash trust vote won by BJP in Maharashtra Assembly

A public interest litigation filed in the Bombay High Court on Friday has sought quashing of the trust vote won by the BJP government in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly two day ago.

BJP president, Sena MP share stage at sugar factory event

Shiv Sena may be sitting in the Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly but this has not prevented BJP and Sena leaders from sharing a stage.

Bombay HC dismisses RPI's plea on dissolution of Maharashtra Assembly

The Bombay High Court on Thursday dismissed a petition filed by RPI led by Prakash Ambedkar seeking dissolution of the newly-formed assembly in Maharashtra and imposition of President's rule.