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On Marathi Bhasha Din, Maharashtra Assembly passes resolution seeking 'classical language' tag from Centre
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On Marathi Bhasha Din, Maharashtra Assembly passes resolution seeking 'classical language' tag from Centre

The Maharashtra legislative Assembly on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution recommending to the Centre to accord Marathi the status of a "classical language"

NCP leader Ajit Pawar may return as Maharashtra deputy CM in cabinet expansion set for 1 pm today, say reports
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NCP leader Ajit Pawar may return as Maharashtra deputy CM in cabinet expansion set for 1 pm today, say reports

Nationalist Congress Party leader Ajit Pawar may return as Maharashtra deputy chief minister in tomorrow's cabinet expansion of the Uddhav Thackeray-led government, according to several media reports.

Ajit Pawar says NCP leadership to take call on his inclusion in Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra govt, cabinet expansion on 30 Dec
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Ajit Pawar says NCP leadership to take call on his inclusion in Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra govt, cabinet expansion on 30 Dec

NCP leader Ajit Pawar on Friday said his party's leadership would decide on his inclusion in the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra government.

'I am also Savarkar': BJP MLAs raise slogans, wear saffron caps on first day of Winter Session of Maharashtra Assembly
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'I am also Savarkar': BJP MLAs raise slogans, wear saffron caps on first day of Winter Session of Maharashtra Assembly

Before entering the House, BJP legislators also raised slogans of 'Mi Pan Savarkar', in praise of the Hindutva ideologue and freedom fighter VD Savarkar.

‘Knew Ajit Pawar, Devendra Fadnavis were in talks’: Sharad Pawar says NCP rejected Modi’s proposal to ‘work together’ ahead of Maharashtra govt formation
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‘Knew Ajit Pawar, Devendra Fadnavis were in talks’: Sharad Pawar says NCP rejected Modi’s proposal to ‘work together’ ahead of Maharashtra govt formation

In second big disclosure in two days, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said he was aware that party leader Ajit Pawar was in touch with Devendra Fadnavis even as he distanced himself from his nephew's sudden political move to join hands with the BJP on 23 November

Congress’ Nana Patole elected Maharashtra Assembly Speaker; Devendra Fadnavis claims BJP withdrew their nomination after all party meet
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Congress’ Nana Patole elected Maharashtra Assembly Speaker; Devendra Fadnavis claims BJP withdrew their nomination after all party meet

Congress leader Nana Patole was elected Speaker of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly as BJP candidate Kisan Kathore withdrew his nomination on Sunday. The deadline to withdraw the nomination was 10 am on Sunday

Barbs fly in Maharashtra Assembly as Uddhav targets Fadnavis over 'will return' claim, ex-CM tells Sena chief to fulfill vow to farmers
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Barbs fly in Maharashtra Assembly as Uddhav targets Fadnavis over 'will return' claim, ex-CM tells Sena chief to fulfill vow to farmers

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray taunted his predecessor Devendra Fadnavis over the latter's impassioned pre-poll 'I will return' assertion.

Daily Bulletin: 3 cops suspended over delay in filing FIR in Hyderabad rape and murder case; Maha Assembly to elect Speaker; Islamic State claims London attack; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: 3 cops suspended over delay in filing FIR in Hyderabad rape and murder case; Maha Assembly to elect Speaker; Islamic State claims London attack; day's top stories

Daily Bulletin: 3 cops suspended over delay in filing FIR in Hyderabad rape and murder case; Maha Assembly to elect Speaker; Islamic State claims London attack; Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh to address rallies in Jharkhand; day's top stories

Congress fields BJP rebel Nana Patole for Maharashtra Assembly Speaker post; election to be held today
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Congress fields BJP rebel Nana Patole for Maharashtra Assembly Speaker post; election to be held today

'Patole will be Congress candidate for the Maharashtra Speaker's election,' the senior Congress leader told PTI.

Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi sails through floor test, gets 169 votes in 288-member House; BJP stages walkout
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Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi sails through floor test, gets 169 votes in 288-member House; BJP stages walkout

The Shiv Sena president, Uddhav Thackeray, was sworn in as the chief minister on Thursday evening and hours later, presided over his government's first cabinet meeting.

Maharashtra Floor Test Updates: 'Was tense before coming to House': Uddhav Thackeray after sailing through trust vote amid BJP walkout from Assembly
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Maharashtra Floor Test Updates: 'Was tense before coming to House': Uddhav Thackeray after sailing through trust vote amid BJP walkout from Assembly

Maharashtra Floor Test LATEST Updates: Uddhav Thackeray, wearing a saffron turban, thanked House members and people of Maharashtra after the pro-tem​ Speaker declared that his government had won the floor test.

Maharashtra Government Formation: BJP leaders will go crazy without power and can stoop to any level, says Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut
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Maharashtra Government Formation: BJP leaders will go crazy without power and can stoop to any level, says Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Monday claimed BJP leaders will go crazy if they remain without power. Talking to reporters, Raut also said mental health clinics will be formed in various parts of Maharashtra for 'such people' after the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress combine comes to power in the state.

Constitutional crisis lurking in Maharashtra; President's Rule to be imposed if BJP-Shiv Sena alliance fails to form govt by 9 Nov
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Constitutional crisis lurking in Maharashtra; President's Rule to be imposed if BJP-Shiv Sena alliance fails to form govt by 9 Nov

While on the one hand, the Shiv Sena is unwilling to soften its stand on 50:50 power-sharing formula in Maharashtra and accept the offer for the deputy chief minister’s post, the BJP, on the other hand, is adamant to cede the chief minister's post, even for half a term

Maharashtra govt formation: Ashok Chavan says Congress, NCP will take joint decision on course of action if BJP-Shiv Sena stalemate doesn’t end
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Maharashtra govt formation: Ashok Chavan says Congress, NCP will take joint decision on course of action if BJP-Shiv Sena stalemate doesn’t end

Congress leader Ashok Chavan on Wednesday said his party and the Sharad Pawar-led Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will jointly decide their future course of action if a BJP-Shiv Sena government is not formed in Maharashtra.

Shiv Sena in 'wait and watch mode' in Maharashtra, attacks ally BJP after it 'threatens' with imposition of President's Rule
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Shiv Sena in 'wait and watch mode' in Maharashtra, attacks ally BJP after it 'threatens' with imposition of President's Rule

Shiv Sena on Saturday launched an attack on its ally BJP with whom it is engaged in a power-sharing tussle over Maharashtra government formation and said it will soon drop its 'wait and watch mode'

'Is President of India in your pocket?' Shiv Sena slams BJP's Sudhir Mungantiwar in party mouthpiece Saamana as allies spar over govt formation
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'Is President of India in your pocket?' Shiv Sena slams BJP's Sudhir Mungantiwar in party mouthpiece Saamana as allies spar over govt formation

The Shiv Sena on Saturday slammed senior BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar for his statement that Maharashtra may head for President's rule if the new government is not put in place by 7 November

Sharad Pawar rules out chances of tie-up with Shiv Sena, says people mandated us to sit in the Opposition
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Sharad Pawar rules out chances of tie-up with Shiv Sena, says people mandated us to sit in the Opposition

Asked about the possibility of the Shiv Sena forming government with the support of the NCP and the Congress, Pawar said there was no discussion in his party in this regard.

Maharashtra govt formation: Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut meets Sharad Pawar in Mumbai amid power tussle with BJP
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Maharashtra govt formation: Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut meets Sharad Pawar in Mumbai amid power tussle with BJP

Amid a tussle between the Shiv Sena and the BJP over the sharing of power in Maharashtra, Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Thursday met NCP chief Sharad Pawar, triggering speculation about the possible formation of an alternative government in the state. Raut met Pawar at the latter's residence in south Mumbai, sources in the Sena said.

'BJP employing use and throw policy': Amid power sharing tussle in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena reiterates demand for rotational CM
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'BJP employing use and throw policy': Amid power sharing tussle in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena reiterates demand for rotational CM

The Shiv Sena on Thursday again indicated that it had not given up its claim on the post of Maharashtra chief minister, saying that equal sharing of power must mean sharing of the top post too.

Maharashtra BJP to elect legislature party leader today as power tussle with Shiv Sena over CM post continues
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Maharashtra BJP to elect legislature party leader today as power tussle with Shiv Sena over CM post continues

According to sources in the BJP, the discussion and agreement reached with the Sena on formalising the alliance ahead of the Lok Sabha polls was on 'equitable distribution of power and not on the post of the chief minister.'