Maharashtra Assembly

Maharashtra passes bill to make Marathi language mandatory in official works of local authorities

The government also said the use of English or Hindi by local authorities for certain government works like communicating with foreign ambassadors has been allowed.

published on : 24th March 2022

Maharashtra Assembly adjourned after Opposition asks government on Nawab Malik's resignation

BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis said that the state government should ask the minister to resign or Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray should remove him from the cabinet.

published on : 9th March 2022

Maharashtra Assembly adjourned twice as MVA government and BJP blame each other over OBC quota issue

Devendra Fadnavis termed the interim report of the commission, which was rejected by the apex court, as a mockery.

published on : 4th March 2022

Maharashtra Governor leaves stormy House session

State Congress president Nana Patole later said Koshyari had no moral right to remain at his position. NCP state unit chief Jayant Patil said the governor

published on : 4th March 2022

Supreme Court sets aside one-year suspension of 12 Maharashtra BJP legislators

Terming the suspension of legislators arbitrary, apex court says the action against MLAs was beyond the Assembly’s powers.

published on : 29th January 2022

BJP chief JP Nadda hails SC order holding Maharashtra MLAs' suspension 'unconstitutional'

The apex court delivered its verdict on the pleas filed by the 12 BJP MLAs, who had challenged their one-year suspension from the state assembly for allegedly misbehaving with the presiding officer.

published on : 28th January 2022

Maharashtra Assembly unanimously clears Shakti bill seeking death for rape

As per the Bill, the probe in crime cases against women and children will have to be completed within 15 days and the trial within 30 days.

published on : 24th December 2021

Maharashtra Assembly to elect new Speaker on December 28

The seat fell vacant in February this year after Nana Patole stepped down and took over as the state Congress chief.

published on : 23rd December 2021

SC to hear plea challenging suspension of 12 BJP MLAs from Maharashtra Assembly for one year

The Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi government led by chief minister Uddhav Thackeray is slated to hold the winter session of the state assembly between December 22 and 28 in Mumbai.

published on : 6th December 2021

Maharashtra government package silent on immediate relief to farmers: Ex-CM Devendra Fadnavis

Fadnavis also alleged that no immediate relief was announced by the MVA government for priority sections like farmers in the package.

published on : 4th August 2021

SC issues notice to Maharashtra Assembly secretary on Arnab Goswami's plea

The show cause notice has been issued to Goswami for making certain remarks against Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackrey in his news debates on Rajput's case.

published on : 30th September 2020

Devendra Fadnavis breaks silence, says Shiv Sena not promised CM post for 2.5 years

Amid the ongoing tussle between the BJP and Shiv Sena over sharing of power in the next state government, Devendra Fadnavis also asserted that he will be the chief minister for another five years.

published on : 29th October 2019

Poll-weary Mumbai gives its vote to NOTA

With Maharashtra voting the BJP-Shiv Sena combine to power again in the 2019 assembly elections, another big gainer has emerged in the city of Mumbai — NOTA.

published on : 26th October 2019

Maharashtra, Haryana poll results should be a wake-up call for BJP: Asaduddin Owaisi

Owaisi was also visibly pleased about their party’s maiden win in the Kishanganj Assembly constituency in Bihar.

published on : 26th October 2019

Will focus on creating pool of talented leaders, says NCP leader Sharad Pawar

The NCP, which saw some prominent leaders leaving the party before the elections, ended up with 54 seats.

published on : 25th October 2019
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