The bench was hearing six pleas related to the political crisis that led to the fall of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
The monsoon session of the Legislative Assembly, scheduled to begin on July 18, was postponed as the state government comprises only two members as of now- the CM and the Deputy CM.
The Centre on Wednesday hiked the rate of domestic liquefied petroleum gas cylinders by Rs 50 per cylinder, the third increase in rates since May.
DMK senior leader and party's organising secretary R S Bharathi described Annamalai's comments as 'insignificant' and said 'the party is not taking him seriously.'
"The happenings of today didn't happen in just one day," Shinde said in his victory speech after the newly-formed government led by him won the trust vote in the Legislative Assembly.
Heavens won’t fall if the floor test does not happen in the Maharashtra Assembly today, Team Uddhav Thackeray argued in the Supreme Court on Wednesday.
"We will keep at 5 pm. Please make sure that paper books are supplied by 3 pm to parties concerned," the bench said. Singhvi said the floor test cannot include names which are "stigmatised".
The rebel leader also challenged the appointment of Ajay Chaudhary as the Shiv Sena's legislative leader in the House in place of Shinde.
Maharashtra crisis HIGHLIGHTS | SC notice to Deputy Speaker, Centre on pleas against rebel Shiv Sena MLAs' disqualification
The apex court also issued notice to Shiv Sena leaders Ajay Chaudhary, Sunil Prabhu and asks them to file a reply within five days. The next hearing is on July 11th.
Sources said the booking was done by a government official, who called a high-ranking hotel official.
The eight ministers who have quit MVA government include Eknath Shinde, Gulabrao Patil, Dada Bhuse, Sandeepan Bhumare, Shambhuraje Desai, Abdul Sattar, Uday Samant and Bacchu Kadu.
The endgame for BJP is clear: Damage the Thackeray family in a manner that will make it improbable, if not impossible, for them to stage a comeback.
Maharashtra: Rebel Sena MLAs gave slip to security personnel citing different reasons to reach Surat
A police official said the legislators gave the slip to their security officials and the police personnel citing personal reasons so that the government machinery remains clueless about their plans.
According to a source, it has been five days since the rebel MLAs are outside Maharashtra and their restlessness is increasing due to insecurity.
'Eknath Shinde went against leadership to secure rights of Shiv Sena MLAs': Rebel legislator writes to Uddhav
While the Shiv Sena legislators had no access to the chief minister, the Congress and NCP, which are the 'real opponents' of the Sena, were getting all the attention, he claimed in the letter.
Maharashtra political crisis: Rebel leader Eknath Shinde turns down Uddhav Thackeray's CM post offer
Shinde said that he has taken this decision for the larger interest of the party and that there is no compromise with Hindutva ideology.
Stung by Eknath Shide rebellion, Shiv Sena asks all MLAs to attend legislature party meeting in Mumbai at 5 pm
Hitting back, Shinde, who is camping in Guwahati with a section of Sena MLAs loyal to him, said the orders issued by Sena chief whip Sunil Prabhu are 'legally invalid'.
Nath, who was on Tuesday appointed as the AICC observer in Maharashtra in the wake of the political turmoil in the state, and NCP chief Sharad Pawar are expected to meet Uddhav Thackeray around noon.
Interestingly, Narvekar was always blamed whenever there was revolt in Shiv Sena against its leadership.
Once an auto-rickshaw driver in Thane city adjoining Mumbai, Shinde (58) quickly emerged as a key Sena leader in the Thane-Palghar region after joining politics.