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Lok Sabha election: BJP, Congress field new candidates in Pune; saffron party banks on development for re-election
With main rivals Congress and the BJP changing their 2014 candidates in Pune, a keen tussle is on the cards in the Lok Sabha constituency where local issues are dominating the campaign discourse.
Maharashtra government to make food adulteration a non-bailable offence; offenders will face life sentences
Food and Civil Supplies Minister Girish Bapat said amendments to the Prevention of Food Adulteration (Maharashtra Amendment) Act will be tabled in the House before the ongoing winter session of state legislature ends.
The Monsoon Session of the Maharashtra legislature would be held either in Mumbai or Nagpur from 4 July.
The Maharashtra government may bring in a law to make the adulteration of milk a non-bailable offence, with a punishment of up to three years in jail.
Congress and NCP on Thursday targeted the BJP-led Maharashtra government for giving 230 acres of land to Patanjali Ayurved Limited
Winter Session of Maharashtra Assembly to begin tomorrow, Opposition may rake up farm loan waiver issue
Over a dozen new bills are likely to be tabled in both houses of the Maharashtra legislature in the Winter Session beginning in Nagpur from tomorrow
Over a dozen new bills are likely to be tabled in the both Houses of the Maharashtra legislature in the Winter Session beginning in Nagpur from 11 December
Shiv Sena distributes booklets titled 'Scamster BJP', details corruption allegations against Devendra Fadnavis govt
The Shiv Sena has distributed booklets titled "Scamster BJP" to all its office-bearers, listing out the scams that surfaced in the BJP-led government
SRA scam echoes in Maharashtra Council: Ruling MLCs stage walkout, after 'unruly' Oppostion stalls business
In what was perhaps a first in the history of the Maharashtra Legislative Council, members of the ruling party staged a walk out on Wednesday.
Ghatkopar building collapse: Opposition demand action against Sunil Shitap, raises issue in Maharashtra Assembly
The building collapse in Mumbai's Ghatkopar area, which left 17 people dead, figured in the Maharashtra Assembly on Wednesday with the Congress and the NCP demanding stringent action against those responsible
Congress leader Rohit Tilak, who is the great-grandson of Bal Gangadhar Tilak, has been booked for allegedly raping a woman and forcing her into "unnatural" sex
Chavan posted this letter on his Twitter handle and tagged Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis in it.
Despite the initial jolt, senior ministers from the Shiv Sena after receiving instructions from party supremo Uddhav Thackeray met Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis seeking revocation of the suspension.
BJP ally Shiv Sena launched a signature campaign to oppose District Guardian Minister Girish Bapat's decision to release water from Khadakwasla dam
Maharashtra minister Girish Bapat attended a function, which was also attended by a controversial builder, who allegedly escaped from police on a scooter.
For now, it seems Maharashtra is back on the path of preserving its image as a business-friendly destination rather than pressing the self-destruct mode.