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Maharashtra Assembly Speaker election today; Congress' Nana Patole to contest against BJP's Kisan Kathore

Maharashtra Assembly Speaker election today; Congress' Nana Patole to contest against BJP's Kisan Kathore

The election to the post of Assembly Speaker will be held on Sunday, a day after the Maha Vikas Aghadi government led by Uddhav Thackeray cleared the floor test with 169 votes.

Dec 01, 2019, 07:54 AM IST
Former BJP MP Nana Patole becomes Congress candidate for Maharashtra Assembly Speaker post

Former BJP MP Nana Patole becomes Congress candidate for Maharashtra Assembly Speaker post

The Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena alliance has declared its former Kisan wing leader Nana Patole as its candidate for the post of Assembly speaker in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, in an attempt that

Nov 30, 2019, 12:43 PM IST
Dozen incidents of chain theft, pickpocketing reported from Uddhav Thackeray's swearing-in ceremony

Dozen incidents of chain theft, pickpocketing reported from Uddhav Thackeray's swearing-in ceremony

According to police, as many as 14 people have filed complaints of chain and cash theft at Shivaji Park Police Station.

Nov 30, 2019, 11:54 AM IST
Alliance will prove its majority today: Ajit Pawar

Alliance will prove its majority today: Ajit Pawar

Two days after being sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Uddhav Thackeray led government will face a trust vote in Maharashtra Assembly on Saturday.

Nov 30, 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray visits Lata Mangeshkar in hospital

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray visits Lata Mangeshkar in hospital

Uddhav Thackeray visited Lata Mangeshkar a day after he was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra under Maha Vikas Aghadi of NCP-Sena-Congress. 

Nov 30, 2019, 11:27 AM IST
13 killed, over 20 injured in separate road accidents in Maharashtra

13 killed, over 20 injured in separate road accidents in Maharashtra

In Dhule, seven people were killed and more than 20 sustained injuries after a pickup vehicle fell off a bridge while four people were killed and one received grievous injuries after a car in which

Nov 30, 2019, 10:01 AM IST
Mumbai Police Chief Sanjay Barve gets 3-month extension

Mumbai Police Chief Sanjay Barve gets 3-month extension

The proposal has been extended in relaxation of Rule 16 (1) of All India Services Rules, 1958 as a special case in the public interest, a government official said. 

Nov 30, 2019, 07:18 AM IST
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi to face floor test on Saturday

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi to face floor test on Saturday

Newly sworn-in Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MAV) government of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress alliance is all set to face a floor test in the Assembly on Saturday at

Nov 30, 2019, 06:56 AM IST
Why hiding MLAs if you have majority: Devendra Fadnavis slams Uddhav Thackeray

Why hiding MLAs if you have majority: Devendra Fadnavis slams Uddhav Thackeray

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis who tendered his resignation from the CM's post only after four days of taking oath launched a scathing attack on Friday on the

Nov 29, 2019, 14:07 PM IST
Shiv Sena calls PM Modi big brother of Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena calls PM Modi big brother of Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray

A day after Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray took oath as Maharashtra Chief Minister in an alliance with the NCP and Congress, Shiv Sena editorial Saamana on Friday called Prime Minister Narendra

Nov 29, 2019, 08:06 AM IST
New Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray holds 1st cabinet meeting, focuses on aid to farmers, revival of Raigad Fort

New Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray holds 1st cabinet meeting, focuses on aid to farmers, revival of Raigad Fort

After Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra on Thursday, he chaired the first meeting of the new cabinet at Sahyadri Guest House in south Mumbai.

Nov 29, 2019, 06:43 AM IST
Maharashtra gets first Thackeray CM as Uddhav and six others take oath

Maharashtra gets first Thackeray CM as Uddhav and six others take oath

Uddhav took oath as the 18th chief minister of the state, ending the month-long political crisis in Maharashtra. The 59-year-old leader also became the third Shiv Sena leader after Manohar Joshi and

Nov 28, 2019, 23:40 PM IST
Maharashtra government: Know more about Uddhav Thackeray's cabinet colleagues

Maharashtra government: Know more about Uddhav Thackeray's cabinet colleagues

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Bal Thackeray was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra at a grand function organised at the Shivaji Park in Mumbai on Thursday. Governor BS Koshyari administered

Nov 28, 2019, 22:55 PM IST
Uddhav Thackeray takes oath as Maharashtra CM along with six other alliance leaders

Uddhav Thackeray takes oath as Maharashtra CM along with six other alliance leaders

Uddhav took oath as the 18th chief minister of the state, ending the month-long political crisis in Maharashtra. 

Nov 28, 2019, 19:55 PM IST
Uddhav Bal Thackeray: From photography to Maharashtra Chief Minister

Uddhav Bal Thackeray: From photography to Maharashtra Chief Minister

Uddhav Thackeray gained the spotlight when he was announced the next Chief of Shiv Sena by his father. After he secured the win of his party in the 2002 BMC elections, his father pushed for his

Nov 28, 2019, 19:29 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi not to attend Uddhav Thackeray's oath ceremony, says country facing 'unprecedented threats' from BJP

Sonia Gandhi not to attend Uddhav Thackeray's oath ceremony, says country facing 'unprecedented threats' from BJP

In her letter, Sonia regretted that she would not be able to attend Uddhav's oath-taking ceremony, which is scheduled to take place shortly.

Nov 28, 2019, 17:25 PM IST
Loan waiver for farmers, food for Rs 10 and 80 per cent jobs for locals: Maha Vikas Aghadi's CMP

Loan waiver for farmers, food for Rs 10 and 80 per cent jobs for locals: Maha Vikas Aghadi's CMP

The preamble of the newly-released CMP says that three alliance partners are committed to upholding the secular values enshrined in the Constitution.

Nov 28, 2019, 16:35 PM IST
NCP leader Ajit Pawar not taking oath today, says 'I'm not angry'

NCP leader Ajit Pawar not taking oath today, says 'I'm not angry'

When asked if he will be chief minister for two-and-half years, he said "I am not authorised to decide on it, the party will determine then I will tell you. So far, no such decision has been taken." 

Nov 28, 2019, 15:37 PM IST
Fadnavis wouldn't have resigned if he got more time to prove majority: Ramdas Athawale

Fadnavis wouldn't have resigned if he got more time to prove majority: Ramdas Athawale

Republican Party of India (RPI) chief Ramdas Athawale on Thursday said that Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar would not have resigned as chief minister and deputy chief minister had the BJP got more

Nov 28, 2019, 15:02 PM IST
Sharad Pawar wants NCP leader Ajit Pawar to take oath as Deputy CM after floor test: Sources

Sharad Pawar wants NCP leader Ajit Pawar to take oath as Deputy CM after floor test: Sources

NCP chief Sharad Pawar has reportedly decided that Ajit Pawar will take oath as deputy chief minister only after the floor test of the Uddhav Thackeray-led government in Maharashtra.

Nov 28, 2019, 07:57 AM IST