NCP's Nawab Malik says Maharashtra govt to give 5% quota to Muslims in education sector; Shiv Sena says no decision yet
An NCP minister in the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra announced that a law will be enacted to give five percent quota to Muslims in education, but a senior Shiv Sena minister said later that no such decision had been taken
Activists call SC verdict on Maharashtra dance bars a 'great victory', express hope of ex-performers returning to profession
Social activists in Mumbai expressed hope that the Supreme Court's verdict which paved the way for the reopening of dance bars in Maharashtra would inspire former dancers who had left their profession to return to it.
Share of agriculture in Maharashtra state’s GSDP saw an increase from around 7 percent in 2013 to around 12 percent last year.
Maharashtra loan waiver: BJP calls its decision 'bold, historic' even as Congress slams Devendra Fadnavis govt for delay
The politics surrounding the farm loan waiver refuses to die down as the BJP on Tuesday termed its loan waiver decision as a bold, courageous and historic one while the Opposition Congress-NCP slammed the government for the inordinate delay in announcing it.
Panel was asked to make recommendations to promote Marathi language and offer suggestions to the state government on framing guidelines for its proper use.
BJP President Amit Shah today told the party's Maharashtra leadership to galvanise the state cadre and make a determined effort to topple the 15-year-old Congress-NCP government in the state.
In an interview to Firstpost, Mumbai South Lok Sabha MP and Minister of State in the UPA government talks about the spectrum auction, about AAP's disappointing stint at governance and about the mobocracy India is turning into.
On Friday, the Legislative Assembly amended the Maharashtra Slum Areas (Improvement, Clearance and Redevelopment) Act, 1971 to regularize illegal slums that come up before 2000.
The group of 55 members is a carefully constructed group of those members held to be 'eligible members' by the judicial commission of inquiry.