The BJP-led Maharashtra Government on Wednesday opposed a petition in the Bombay High Court challenging the joining of government by erstwhile opposition party Shiv Sena, saying the PIL was not in keeping with the provisions of Constitution.
The National Investigating Agency (NIA) which is probing the case of alleged ISIS 'recruit' Arif Majeed's sudden disappearance and subsequent return to Mumbai, will now approach authorities of telecommunication application software SKYPE to track details of his accounts.
In a U-turn from its earlier stand to include Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in a panel to discuss construction of party patriarch Bal Thackeray's memorial, the Maharashtra government resolution (GR) has not included any political leaders in the committee.
Mumbai: Cautioning Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis over his suggestion of a high-level committee for Mumbai's development, the Shiv Sena today said the control over the city should lie with the state government.
Though his 38-day old government does not need support of NCP any longer with Shiv Sena coming aboard, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is yet to take a decision on proposal of inquiry into corruption cases against former ministers from the Sharad Pawar-led party.
BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday said the high turnout in the ongoing Jammu and Kashmir assembly elections is an indication that people in the border state have trust, faith in democracy and the leadership of Narendra Modi.