March 03, 2020 4:59 pm
Thackeray's remarks came days after Minority Affairs Minister Nawab Malik informed the Legislative Council that the state government will provide five per cent quota to Muslims in education.
November 28, 2019 10:43 pm
Besides Uddhav Thackeray, Eknath Shinde, Subhash Desai (both Shiv Sena), Jayant Patil, Chhagan Bhujbal (both NCP), Balasaheb Thorat and Nitin Raut (both Congress) were also sworn-in as ministers.
October 25, 2019 3:21 am
While the setbacks suffered by the BJP have come as a consolation to the grand-old-party, it is faced with the uncomfortable truth that its vote share has dipped further — from 17.25 per cent in 2014 to 15.83 per cent. The party had won 44 seats in 2014.
September 20, 2019 1:31 am
On Thursday, the All India Congress Committee named five former MPs as election in-charges for various regions of Maharashtra.
July 28, 2019 8:09 am
Asked if the Prakash Ambedkar-led Vanchit Bahujan Aghadi (VBA) will be a part of the Congress-NCP alliance, Thorat said they had written to the VBA, seeking a discussion with them.
July 18, 2019 9:53 am
During the Lok Sabha election, the NCP, the alliance partner of Congress, was in favour of also bringing the MNS on board. However, the Congress reportedly rejected the idea, citing their “ideological differences” with the MNS.
July 17, 2019 10:37 pm
"During Lok Sabha elections, we could not form an alliance with Vanchit Bahujan Agadhi because of which at least 9 of the Congress-NCP candidates lost. This time, we will make effors to take VBA on board," Balasaheb Thorat said.
August 24, 2014 1:10 am
Thorat was stepping into his car when a man walked up to him and flung ink on him.
January 12, 2014 4:08 am
Revenue minister asks them to use the valuation notes of last year while ready reckoner of this year remains same
November 22, 2013 1:49 am
Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat has said financial constraints could not be a reason to scrap the project.