Twitterati thanks CM Uddhav Thackeray for halting work at Aarey car shed; others blame him for 'slowing down' infrastructural projects
Not only this, on Sunday, CM announced that the state government has ordered the withdrawal of all cases filed against environmentalists during the agitations against the construction of Aarey metro car shed.
Live telecast of Maharashtra floor test tomorrow, no secret ballot: Supreme Court says important to avoid horsetrading; key highlights
The following are the highlights of the Supreme Court's Tuesday order.
Sharad Pawar urges Shiv Sena, BJP to form govt at the earliest in Maharashtra, says NCP, Congress will work as 'responsible' Opposition
Addressing a press conference in Mumbai after meeting Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut, NCP chief Sharad Pawar ruled out joining the Uddhav Thackeray-led party in government with the outside support of the Congress, an idea making rounds in political circles for the last few days
Maharashtra Assembly election: BJP may announce first list of candidates on 29 Sep; Fadnavis to discuss matter with Modi
The ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is likely to announce it first list of candidates for Maharashtra Assembly elections on Sunday, a party source said
Maharashtra Assembly polls 2019: BJP to contest on 144 out of 288 seats, Shiv Sena in 126; formal announcement likely on Sunday
BJP and Shiv Sena are to contest the Maharashtra Assembly elections on 21 October together, say reports
Maharashtra Assembly elections 2019: Amit Shah, JP Nadda to hold meeting on BJP-Shiv Sena alliance in New Delhi today
Ahead of the upcoming Assembly elections in Maharashtra, BJP president Amit Shah and working president JP Nadda will hold a meeting at the party's headquarters on Thursday
Maharashtra Assembly polls: Amit Shah cancels visit to Mumbai this week amid deadlock in BJP-Shiv Sena seat sharing talks
BJP president Amit Shah has cancelled his 26 September visit to Mumbai, party sources said on Tuesday night, a development that comes amid delay in announcement of the ruling party's seat-sharing agreement with the Shiv Sena for the 21 October Maharashtra Assembly polls.
Building collapse in Mumbai's Dongri: MHADA initiates process to raze remaining portion of dilapidated structure
MHADA had already said that the structure that collapsed on Tuesday was an illegal extension of Kesarbai building located on Tandel Street in Dongri.
Auto strike in Maharashtra called off today after Devendra Fadnavis intervenes, unions likely to meet chief minister over demands
Autorickshaw drivers across the state have called off their proposed indefinite strike that was scheduled to begin from Tuesday midnight
After months of bickering between Shiv Sena-BJP, Devendra Fadnavis claims alliance based on ‘commitment to similar ideology’
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday said the alliance between the BJP and the Shiv Sena is based on their commitment to a similar ideology.
Congress seeks Piyush Goyal's resignation over Mumbai bridge collapse; holds BJP govt 'criminally culpable' for disaster
The Congress demanded the ouster of Railway Minister Piyush Goyal over the Mumbai bridge collapse, which has killed at least six people.
Devendra Fadnavis approves proposal to scrap Nanar refinery project after protests; Maharashtra govt to pick alternative site
The Maharashtra government on Saturday made it clear officially that a Rs 3 lakh crore oil refinery project will not come up at Nanar in the coastal Ratnagiri district.
Maharashtra Opposition boycotts Governor's address ahead of Assembly Budget Session over his praise for RSS
The budget session of the Maharashtra legislature began on a stormy note on Monday with Opposition parties boycotting Governor C Vidyasagar Rao's address to the joint sitting of both Houses to voice their protest against his recent remarks on the RSS.
Maharashtra to draw Rs 2,000 crore for the drought-affected; funds will be used for programmes to tackle water scarcity till June
The Maharashtra Cabinet also decided to launch the Chief Minister Cattle Health Scheme under which 349 mobile veterinary hospitals will be set up. In the first phase, 80 such hospitals will be set up in remote and hilly areas of Maharashtra, a Cabinet note said
Shivaji memorial: Shiv Sena questions Maharashtra govt over SC order restricting construction; accuses it of ‘using judiciary as shield’
The Shiv Sena on Friday hit out at the BJP-led Maharashtra government over the construction of the Shivaji memorial and asked why it was unsuccessful in putting its stand on the issue before the Supreme Court.
Mumbai BEST strike: Opposition slams BJP-Shiv Sena as protest enters 7th day; NCP, AAP question Fadnavis govt's motives
Opposition parties on Monday hit out at the BJP and Shiv Sena for the BEST bus strike which entered its seventh day in Mumbai even as an official of the civic-run transport undertaking expressed hope that a High Court hearing later in the day will throw up a solution.
'If allies join us, we'll ensure they win, if they don't...': Amit Shah warns Shiv Sena ahead of 2019 elections
In a veiled warning to the Shiv Sena, BJP president Amit Shah said on Sunday that if an alliance happened, the party will ensure victory for its allies, but if it did not, the party will thrash its former allies in the coming Lok Sabha polls.
Maharashtra RTI activists claim bureaucrats are not publishing queries, responses on official websites despite state govt order
Right to Information (RTI) activists in Maharashtra have alleged that bureaucrats are not publishing RTI queries and their responses on official websites despite an order from the state government.
Petrol, diesel prices to drop by Rs 2.50 after Rs 1.50 excise cut, oil cos to absorb Re 1; govt asks states to slash VAT
Since mid-August, the petrol price has risen by Rs 6.86 a litre and diesel by Rs 6.73 - the most in any six-week duration after the daily price revision was introduced in mid-June last year.
Bhima Koregaon case: Devendra Fadnavis says Supreme Court's refusal to interfere with probe proves 'no doubt over evidence'
Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis on Friday welcomed the Supreme Court's refusal to interfere with the probe by the state police against five Left-wing activists in connection with violence in Bhima-Koregaon in December last year.