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'Unnecessary comments': Ajit Pawar takes dig at governor in presence of PM Modi
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'Unnecessary comments': Ajit Pawar takes dig at governor in presence of PM Modi

Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari during a programme in Aurangabad last Sunday said Samarth Ramdas was the guru of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj

Maharashtra guv's remark on Shivaji Maharaj’s guru angers state leaders:  The controversy explained
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Maharashtra guv's remark on Shivaji Maharaj’s guru angers state leaders: The controversy explained

During a function in Aurangabad on Sunday, Koshyari said that Samarth Ramdas, a Brahmin saint, was the 'guru' of the Maratha king and that he would be nothing without his teacher

Maharashtra: Here's why the MVA and BJP are locking horns over provision of university act amendment bill
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Maharashtra: Here's why the MVA and BJP are locking horns over provision of university act amendment bill

Opposition BJP claimed that it undermines the Governor’s powers and will lead to more political interference in the running of universities.

Maharashtra guv accepts Anil Deshmukh's resignation as home minister, NCP’s Dilip Patil to replace him
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Maharashtra guv accepts Anil Deshmukh's resignation as home minister, NCP’s Dilip Patil to replace him

Earlier today, Deshmukh resigned as the home minister after the Bombay HC ordered a preliminary inquiry by the CBI into allegations of corruption levelled against him by ex-Mumbai police chief Param Bir Singh

Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari denied permission to use state govt aircraft to Uttarakhand
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Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari denied permission to use state govt aircraft to Uttarakhand

Maharashtra governor waited in the VIP plane before the pilot informed him that the permission to fly wasn't cleared yet, following which Koshyari took a commercial flight to Dehradun

'Maharashtra governor has time for Kangana Ranaut, but not farmers': Sharad Pawar at Mumbai rally
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'Maharashtra governor has time for Kangana Ranaut, but not farmers': Sharad Pawar at Mumbai rally

The NCP supremo also accused Narendra Modi of not inquiring about the condition of farmers agitating near Delhi borders

Bhagat Singh Koshiyari discusses Arnab Goswami's health and security with Maharashtra home minister
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Bhagat Singh Koshiyari discusses Arnab Goswami's health and security with Maharashtra home minister

The governor's office in a statement said Koshyari also asked Anil Deshmukh to allow Goswami's family to see him and speak to him

MNS chief Raj Thackeray meets BS Koshyari, seeks intervention on issue of inflated electricity bills
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MNS chief Raj Thackeray meets BS Koshyari, seeks intervention on issue of inflated electricity bills

Several people in Mumbai and other parts of the state have complained that they received inflated electricity bills during the COVID-19 lockdown

Uddhav Thackeray takes BJP to task over free COVID-19 vaccine in Bihar vow, slams BS Koshyari again
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Uddhav Thackeray takes BJP to task over free COVID-19 vaccine in Bihar vow, slams BS Koshyari again

The Maharashtra chief minister also took on Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari over the issue of re-opening of temples in the state.

NCW chief meets Maharashtra guv Bhagat Singh Koshyari, says 'love jihad cases' rising
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NCW chief meets Maharashtra guv Bhagat Singh Koshyari, says 'love jihad cases' rising

Rekha Sharma highlighted the distinction between a consensual inter-faith marriage and love jihad and said that the latter required attention, the National Commission for Women said in a statement

Koshyari's letter to Thackeray doesn't befit the impartiality expected from Governor's office
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Koshyari's letter to Thackeray doesn't befit the impartiality expected from Governor's office

Governors must loathe appearing as agents or appointees of the Central Government if they are to maintain their impartiality and the confidence of their ministers

Mumbai University's IDOL postpones all exams to 19 Oct after 'cyber attack' causes technical glitches
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Mumbai University's IDOL postpones all exams to 19 Oct after 'cyber attack' causes technical glitches

As a way to circumvent any possible technical issues in the future, the university is also considering holding the exam in a staggered manner, reports said

Kangana Ranaut turns to Sonia Gandhi as Maharashtra orders probe in drug use claim
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Kangana Ranaut turns to Sonia Gandhi as Maharashtra orders probe in drug use claim

Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh had said on Tuesday that the Mumbai police will probe allegations by actor Adhyayan Suman that Ranaut used banned substances and narcotics drugs

Maharashtra guv goes into self-quarantine after at least 18 Raj Bhavan staff test positive for COVID-19
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Maharashtra guv goes into self-quarantine after at least 18 Raj Bhavan staff test positive for COVID-19

Even though Raj Bhavan is yet to be declared a containment zone, an official said that that no meeting will take place inside the premises for at least the next fortnight.

MUHS to hold university exams for UG and PG courses from 15 July; Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari approves plan
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MUHS to hold university exams for UG and PG courses from 15 July; Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari approves plan

The Maharashtra University of Health Sciences (MUHS) will conduct all undergraduate and postgraduate examinations from 15 July

Swedish royal couple clean up Mumbai's Versova beach; Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia to meet Maharashtra Governor today
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Swedish royal couple clean up Mumbai's Versova beach; Carl XVI Gustaf, Queen Silvia to meet Maharashtra Governor today

Royal couple from Sweden also interacted with volunteers of the Versova Beach clean-up project

Daily Bulletin: Maharashtra MLAs take oath at special Assembly session; Trupti Desai cancels Sabarimala visit; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: Maharashtra MLAs take oath at special Assembly session; Trupti Desai cancels Sabarimala visit; day's top stories

The newly-elected 288 members of Maharashtra will be administered oath by pro-tem Speaker Kalidas Kolambkar at 8 am on Wednesday in a special session of the state Legislative Assembly.

Devendra Fadnavis takes oath as CM: Here's a look at the past 24 hours of Maharashtra politics in tweets
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Devendra Fadnavis takes oath as CM: Here's a look at the past 24 hours of Maharashtra politics in tweets

The month-long political impasse in Maharashtra ended dramatically on Saturday morning with BJP's Devendra Fadnavis returning as the chief minister, backed by the Sharad Pawar-led NCP

Did not discuss govt formation in Maharashtra with Sonia Gandhi, further talks will be held between Congress and NCP, says Sharad Pawar
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Did not discuss govt formation in Maharashtra with Sonia Gandhi, further talks will be held between Congress and NCP, says Sharad Pawar

NCP chief Sharad Pawar said that he did not discuss anything about the government formation in Maharashtra during his meeting with Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi and only briefed her about the current political situation in the state

Shiv Sena targets BJP over 'paltry' aid by Maharashtra governor for rain-hit farmers, demands compensation of Rs 25,000 per hectare for destroyed Kharif crops
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Shiv Sena targets BJP over 'paltry' aid by Maharashtra governor for rain-hit farmers, demands compensation of Rs 25,000 per hectare for destroyed Kharif crops

In party mouthpiece 'Saamana', they said BJP, which is in power at the Centre, left the affected farmers in the state 'disappointed' with the 'meagre' relief