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Suchit Patil, Palak, Anshuman Jhingran rule the pool

Suchit Patil, Palak, Anshuman Jhingran rule the pool

Suchit shattered two old records in the boys under-17 100m butterfly stroke and 200m individual medley events on a day when in all three ...Read More

Cabinet expansion post Winter Session: NCP

Cabinet expansion post Winter Session: NCP

Chief Minister Thackeray, along with his six cabinet colleagues, two each from the Shiv Sena, the Congress and the NCP, were sworn in at ...Read More

Modi-baiter is Speaker

Modi-baiter is Speaker

Interestingly, Patole started his journey as a legislator in the Congress party in 1999; he walked out and joined the BJP in 2009.

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari speaks during the State Assembly session, in Mumbai on Sunday.

Guv’s pleasant surprise: Reads speech in Marathi

Koshiyari did another hoshiyari and surprised everyone by reading the speech in Marathi. All the legislators, especially CM Uddhav Thacke...Read More

White Paper on economy

White Paper on economy

The white paper is expected to be tabled in the winter session which starts on December 16 in Nagpur.

Congress, NCP continue to fight over Dy CM, speaker posts

Congress, NCP continue to fight over Dy CM, speaker posts

Mumbai: Even though the swearing-in is over and the CM Uddhav Thackeray has taken charge, the Congress and the NCP continue to fight on k...Read More

Trust vote: Shiv Sena taking no chances

Trust vote: Shiv Sena taking no chances

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government will face its first test -- the trust vote -- in the state assembly on Saturday. Ho...Read More

United Colours of Uddhav; Six ministers two from each of the Maha Vikas Aghadi constituents also take oath

United Colours of Uddhav; Six ministers two from each of the Maha Vikas Aghadi constituents also take oath

What makes the Sena formulation a unique collaboration is the fact that the parties have successfully come out of their ideological traps

Devendra Fadnavis has a dig at CMP

Devendra Fadnavis has a dig at CMP

"We will make Maharashtra the number one state," Thackeray announced after the cabinet meeting at Sahyadri Guest House.

Mumbai: An iluminated view of Shiv Sena Bhawan, as traffic plies slowly after the swearing-in ceremony of Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, in Mumbai, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019. (PTI Photo) (PTI11_28_2019_000211B)

Post-Poll manifesto: Farm loan waiver to be implemented immediately; 80% reservation in jobs

Allaying fears that its inclusion would detract from the secularist agenda of the Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party

I’ll be back, I’ll be back: He was, for just 80 hours

I’ll be back, I’ll be back: He was, for just 80 hours

The swearing-in will be on November 28 at Shivaji Park. Jayant Patil of the Nationalist Congress Party and Balasaheb Thorat of the Congre...Read More

Maha Govt Formation: 13 Independents, 16 smaller party MLAs who could decide state's fate

Maha Govt Formation: 13 Independents, 16 smaller party MLAs who could decide state's fate

Mumbai: While major political parties are slugging it out to form a government amidst twists and turns, all eyes are now on which way 13 ...Read More

Not supporting BJP, all members staying together: NCP MLA

Not supporting BJP, all members staying together: NCP MLA

Mumbai: NCP lawmaker Dilip Bankar on Sunday said his support was intact behind the NCP leadership and he is not supporting the BJP in the...Read More

Maha govt formation: NCP wants Fadnavis to quit, claims all MLAs in touch

Maha govt formation: NCP wants Fadnavis to quit, claims all MLAs in touch

New Delhi/Mumbai: In twists and turns of Maharashtra’s post-election politics, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Nawab Malik on Sun...Read More

'Illegitimate govt' formed in Maharastra, doesn't deserve to remain in power: Congress

'Illegitimate govt' formed in Maharastra, doesn't deserve to remain in power: Congress

Floor test needed, has no right to be in power, says Prithviraj Chavan

Maha govt formation: Will Shiv Sena get CM post for 5 years?

Maha govt formation: Will Shiv Sena get CM post for 5 years?

But, Congress and NCP are not ready to comment on this. The swearing-in ceremony is expected in the next week at Shivaji Park.

Sugarcane crushing in state to start from November 22

Sugarcane crushing in state to start from November 22

Moreover, Maharashtra has become the first state to recover 99 percent dues of sugarcane growers from the sugar mills.

Zilla Parishads election in 5 districts on January 7

Zilla Parishads election in 5 districts on January 7

State Election Commissioner UPS Madan announced that the elections in Nagpur, Akola, Washim, Dhule and Nadurbar Zilla Parishads

Maha govt formation: Talks are on course, says Shiv Sena

Maha govt formation: Talks are on course, says Shiv Sena

He said such talks always take time, particularly since those engaging in the process had only recently fought a bitter election.

#Electionagain: Marathi actors under fire for tweets

#Electionagain: Marathi actors under fire for tweets

In the last month too, eight prominent Indian female sportspersons, including shuttler PV Sindhu, world champion boxer MC Mary Kom

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