Maharashtra Opposition MLAs protest over alleged leak of state budget on finance minister's Twitter handle, seek inquiry
Opposition lawmakers staged a protest over the alleged 'leak' of Maharashtra budget provisions on Finance minister Sudhir Mungantiwar's Twitter handle before presentation in the Assembly, and sought a probe into the matter.
Congress, NCP leaders stage protests in Maharashtra legislature premises over agrarian crisis, seek complete loan waiver
Opposition MLAs in Maharashtra staged a protest alleging agrarian crisis in the state and made a strong pitch for complete farm loan waiver.
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.
Narendra Modi in Shirdi updates: PM says BJP-led govt working to better tourism in Maharashtra, flights to Shirdi to be increased
Narendra Modi in Shirdi updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi was welcomed by Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis and other state BJP members after landing at Shirdi airport. He is scheduled to participate in the Sai Baba Samadhi centenary celebrations.
Over 2,000 girls, women still missing in Mumbai; Opposition accuses Devendra Fadnavis govt of not prioritising their safety
The data was produced by Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in a written reply to a query by Congress MLAs in the Legislative Assembly
Over 600 farmers in Maharashtra committed suicide from March to May in 2018 due to crop failure, debt, says state govt
Opposition sought to know the number of farmers that committed suicide in the last three months and details of the compensation provided to their family.
Describing the Dhule lynching incident as "very disturbing", the Leader of Opposition in Legislative Council Dhananjay Munde on Wednesday demanded a probe by a SIT and compensation of Rs 25 lakh for the kin of the deceased.
Maharashtra's Jalyukt Shivar scheme: Official figures say state created over 17 thousand TMC water strorage capacity since 2015
The Maharashtra government's flagship water conservation scheme claims to have rejuvenated water bodies and created an additional storage potential, in a state where some parts perennially face a drought-like situation.
Pankaja Munde calls for enforcement of MESMA on Anganwadi workers, says it will deter them from strikes
The enforcement of the stringent Maharashtra Essential Services Maintenance Act (MESMA) on the 'Anganwadi' workers was essential to deter them from going on strike, the state government said on Tuesday.
Maharashtra Assembly works till midnight on Monday; Congress says BJP-Shiv Sena forced overtime to protect BMC candidate
The Maharashtra Assembly witnessed unprecedented ruckus as the ruling BJP and Shiv Sena stretched the working of the House till midnight with opposition parties alleging that it was in order to clear a bill that would save a Sena candidate for the BMC bypolls from disqualification.
The Maharashtra government on Wednesday told the Legislative Council that sale of gutka, banned in the state, would be made a non-bailable offence.
The ruling BJP created ruckus today in the Maharashtra Assembly demanding the suspension of Leader of Opposition in the Council Dhananjay Munde over a controversial audio clip that allegedly featured his name.
Bhima-Koregaon violence 'state-sponsored crime', Opposition alleges in Maharashtra Legislative Council
The violence at Bhima-Koregaon in Pune district on January 1 was "state-sponsored", Opposition alleged in the Maharashtra Legislative Council on Wednesday.
After several suicide attempts at Mantralaya — the Maharashtra state secretariat — nylon nets are being installed there, to prevent people from doing so.
Maharashtra minister tells BJP workers to woo voters with gifts, house visits; NCP, Congress slam act
Senior BJP leader and Maharashtra minister Chandrakant Patil has advised the party workers to visit houses of voters and give them gifts in order to increase contact with them, drawing flak from the Opposition.
Maharashtra: Man falls to death from Mantralaya's fifth floor; police unsure whether incident was suicide or accident
A 45-year-old man fell to his death from the fifth floor of the Mantralaya in south Mumbai on Thursday.
Maharashtra govt to hire public relations officers for 30 departments, NCP says BJP 'desperate to project itself clean'
The Maharashtra government has decided to appoint temporary public relation (PR) officers for 30 departments to inform the people about its decisions and counter any "misleading" information in media, drawing flak from the opposition which called it a propaganda exercise.
Maharashtra farmer Dharma Patil's death: NCP leader Dhananjay Munde blames Fadnavis govt for 'murder'
The death of Dharma Patil is actually a "murder" committed by the Maharashtra government, Leader of Opposition in Legislative Council Dhananjay Munde said in Aurangabad .
Maharashtra farmer Dharma Patil, who attempted suicide at Mantralaya, dies; Oppn blames Fadnavis govt
The farmer, who had consumed poison at Maharashtra secretariat in Mumbai seeking adequate compensation for land, died at the JJ Hospital on Sunday night
Gujarat Elections: NCP blames Congress for alliance falling apart, says turned back on seat-sharing agreement
NCP leader Dhananjay Munde has blamed the Congress for the parties going solo in the just-concluded Gujarat Assembly polls, but did not rule out an alliance with it for the general elections in 2019