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Maharashtra: Ajit Pawar tests positive for coronavirus, says 'doing good'
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Maharashtra: Ajit Pawar tests positive for coronavirus, says 'doing good'

Last week, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had also tested positive for coronavirus

Maharashtra ruling alliance MVA fights for survival as Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde rebels
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Maharashtra ruling alliance MVA fights for survival as Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde rebels

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray launched a damage control exercise and sent an emissary to Surat, where Shinde is camping with dissident Sena MLAs in a hotel

Maharashtra government allows Mahavitaran to purchase electricity to meet rising demand amid summer season
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Maharashtra government allows Mahavitaran to purchase electricity to meet rising demand amid summer season

An official statement said the decision was taken by the cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray due to the growing demand for electricity in summer as well as for irrigation

As COVID-19 cases decline, Maharashtra lets restaurants and eatries function till midnight
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As COVID-19 cases decline, Maharashtra lets restaurants and eatries function till midnight

The government decision comes a day after Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray chaired a meeting with the COVID Task Force and asked officials to prepare fresh guidelines for restaurants

Narayan Rane's son demands President's Rule after Yuva Sena members meet Uddhav Thackeray
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Narayan Rane's son demands President's Rule after Yuva Sena members meet Uddhav Thackeray

The Kankavli MLA has accused the state of complicity after a picture of Yuva Sena members meeting the CM after participating in a protest outside Narayan Rane's house emerged on social media

'Can't let guard down': Uddhav Thackeray says COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra close to previous wave's peak
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'Can't let guard down': Uddhav Thackeray says COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra close to previous wave's peak

The chief minister also said that the present lockdown-like restrictions in the state valid till 1 June will be extended by a fortnight, adding there may be certain relaxations

COVID-19 surge in Maharashtra: List of city-wise curbs aimed at controlling spread of virus
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COVID-19 surge in Maharashtra: List of city-wise curbs aimed at controlling spread of virus

The second wave of COVID-19 in Maharashtra has been on a steady rise in recent weeks

Uddhav Thackeray speech updates: Lockdown necessary to break chain of infection, says Maharashtra CM
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Uddhav Thackeray speech updates: Lockdown necessary to break chain of infection, says Maharashtra CM

Uddhav Thackeray speech LIVE updates: 'People became complacent after the restrictions started easing, which is wrong,' he said, also giving a run-down of COVID-19 figures in the state

Railways to open Mumbai local train services for general public from 1 Feb
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Railways to open Mumbai local train services for general public from 1 Feb

Train services will be open for the general commuters from the first service of the day till 7 am. Thereafter, they will be allowed to ride trains from 12 pm to 4 pm. Lastly, the general public will be allowed to ride trains after 9 pm till the last service

Maharashtra education minister says ready to open schools for Classes 5 to 8 from 27 Jan
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Maharashtra education minister says ready to open schools for Classes 5 to 8 from 27 Jan

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), however, said that schools and colleges in Mumbai will stay shut 'till further orders'

Maharashtra govt is stable, attempts to bring it down won't succeed, says Sharad Pawar
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Maharashtra govt is stable, attempts to bring it down won't succeed, says Sharad Pawar

The Maratha stalwart, who has been chief minister of Maharashtra four times, is seen as the guiding force behind the functioning of the Thackeray-led government

Year after quitting Congress, actor Urmila Matondkar set to join Shiv Sena tomorrow
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Year after quitting Congress, actor Urmila Matondkar set to join Shiv Sena tomorrow

Matondkar had unsuccessfully contested the 2019 Lok Sabha election from Mumbai North constituency as a Congress candidate. However, she had later quit the party over the functioning of its Mumbai unit

In Maharashtra, 27 dead in rain-related incidents; Uddhav Thackeray puts state machinery on high alert
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In Maharashtra, 27 dead in rain-related incidents; Uddhav Thackeray puts state machinery on high alert

Over 20,000 people were evacuated to safer places in three districts of Solapur, Sangli and Pune while Mumbai witnessed water-logging in many areas

Uddhav vs Koshyari: Sharad Pawar writes to Narendra Modi, says 'shocked' by tone of Maharashtra guv's letter
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Uddhav vs Koshyari: Sharad Pawar writes to Narendra Modi, says 'shocked' by tone of Maharashtra guv's letter

In his letter to the prime minister, Pawar said he was pained by the erosion of standards of conduct by the high constitutional office of the governor

Uddhav Thackeray says Rs 4,807 crore disbursed to 7.65 lakh farmers under Maharashtra loan waiver scheme
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Uddhav Thackeray says Rs 4,807 crore disbursed to 7.65 lakh farmers under Maharashtra loan waiver scheme

Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday said Rs 4,807 crore has been deposited into the bank accounts of 7.65 lakh farmers under the Mahatma Phule farm loan waiver scheme. T

If you make Ram Mandir, we will build Babri Masjid: Farhan Azmi on Uddhav Thackeray’s Ayodhya visit
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If you make Ram Mandir, we will build Babri Masjid: Farhan Azmi on Uddhav Thackeray’s Ayodhya visit

Farhan Azmi, son of Samajwadi Party leader Abu Azmi, has said that if Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will go to Ayodhya then he along with other members of Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government will also go there for constructing Babri Masjid.

Saibaba birthplace controversy: Bandh in Shirdi to be called off after Sunday midnight, says local Shiv Sena MP
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Saibaba birthplace controversy: Bandh in Shirdi to be called off after Sunday midnight, says local Shiv Sena MP

The bandh in Shirdi was observed to protest against Uddhav Thackeray's announcement of grant of Rs 100 crore for development of facilities at 'Sai janmasthan' (birthplace) at Pathri in Parbhani district

Saibaba birthplace row: Shops, local transport in Shirdi shut today after Uddhav Thackeray grants Rs 100 cr for development of Pathri
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Saibaba birthplace row: Shops, local transport in Shirdi shut today after Uddhav Thackeray grants Rs 100 cr for development of Pathri

Shops, eateries, various other commercial establishments and local transport remained shut in the Shirdi temple town of Maharashtra on Sunday in response to the bandh called over a controversy on the birthplace of 19th-century saint Saibaba.

Saibaba Temple to open starting today amid indefinite shutdown in Shirdi over saint's birthplace row
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Saibaba Temple to open starting today amid indefinite shutdown in Shirdi over saint's birthplace row

Shirdi, a city in Maharashtra, will remain closed for an indefinite period from Sunday in the wake of state Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray's decision to develop Pathri town in Parbhani district as Sai Baba's birthplace

Locals call bandh in Maharashtra's Shirdi today over Saibaba birthplace row; Uddhav Thackeray to hold talks with stakeholders
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Locals call bandh in Maharashtra's Shirdi today over Saibaba birthplace row; Uddhav Thackeray to hold talks with stakeholders

Controversy erupted after Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray announced a grant of Rs 100 crore for development of facilities at 'Sai janmasthan' (birthplace) at Pathri in Parbhani district.