Athawale’s open invite to Uddhav Thackeray to form Maharashtra government with NDA

He defended Uddhav’s decision of handing over the Elgar case probe to NIA. “I must congratulate him for his right decision.

20 Feb 2020

Rift wide open as Uddhav in sync with BJP on CAA, NPR

Rift wide open as CM at variance with position of allies; Cong says it will try to convince Sena

19 Feb 2020

Maharashtra to conduct parallel probe into Elgar Parishad case along with NIA

Sources in NCP said the Elgar probe is significant for the NCP to give justice to its Dalit vote bank by fairly probing the case.

18 Feb 2020

Ahmedabad turns a fortress for Trump visit

More than 10,000 police personnel will be deployed to ensure the security of US President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 22-km roadshow in Ahmedabad on February 24.

17 Feb 2020

BJP, Sangh Parivar want to end reservation because they are anti-Dalit: Kharge

The BJP government in Uttarakhand had told the Supreme Court that the reservation in jobs for the ST and SC's is not their fundamental rights.

15 Feb 2020

No objection! Uddhav Thackeray's U-turn on transfer of Elgar case probe

In a big U-turn, the Maharashtra government has withdrawn its opposition to handing over of the Elgar Parishad case probe to the National Investigation Agency (NIA).

14 Feb 2020

No objection to NIA taking over Elgar Parishad case, says Maharashtra government

Police had arrested activists Sudhir Dhawale, Rona Wilson, Surendra Gadling, Mahesh Raut, Shoma Sen, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Sudha Bharadwaj and Varavara Rao.

14 Feb 2020

Mumbai Diary

A speculation is on the rise in the Maharashtra BJP unit that Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis will be inducted in the Modi Cabinet. Fadnavis met Union Home Minister Amit Shah in Delhi recently.

09 Feb 2020

In fear of coronavirus, don’t ostracise people coming from China: Maharashtra government 

In Maharashtra, a total of 135 suspected passengers, 57 were admitted in hospital and discharged after giving them proper treatment.

09 Feb 2020

Now, Maharashtra minister wants questions on Constitution Preamble in exams  

After making reading the Preamble compulsory during the prayer meet in schools, Maharashtra minister now wants prayer assemblies in the schools to be made compulsory. 

08 Feb 2020

Following threat from Hindu outfit, Pune college cancels Tushar Gandhi lecture on Mahatma

College authorities said that the extremist organisation Patitpavan threatened a protest in the college if Tushar Gandhi was allowed in the college.

07 Feb 2020

Maharashtra power centre likely to shift from 'Varsha' to Uddhav's residence 'Matoshree'

Sources close to Thackeray said the chief minister has decided to use the official bungalow for his meetings with bureaucrats and political leaders only. 

07 Feb 2020

Uddhav Thackeray lashes out at BJP, compares bullet train project to 'white elephant'

In the second part of his interview to Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana', Thackeray said the state was not getting its 'rightful share' of central funds.

05 Feb 2020

Coordination committee meet Wednesday to decide Uddhav government's agendas 

The Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government convened the first meeting of its coordination committee on Wednesday to iron out differences and to decide future strategy of the ruling coalition.

05 Feb 2020

Uddhav prefers legislative council over polls, says never dreamt of becoming CM   

Thackeray’s views came during a marathon interview to Shiv Sena MP and Saamana’s executive editor, Sanjay Raut.

04 Feb 2020