January 05, 2020 9:12 am
On Saturday, a list of names were sent to the Governor's office in the evening but it was not cleared, forcing another day's delay in allocation of portfolios. Earlier, the delay was due to disagreement between the three ruling allies — Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress.
January 05, 2020 2:44 am
Sources in the Sena and the NCP said the portfolios had been finalised by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday evening and sent to the office of the Governor, but had not been cleared, forcing another day’s delay.
November 27, 2019 3:38 pm
Breaking away from its tradition of holding the convocation in January, MU hosted the ceremony soon after declaration of annual results.
November 25, 2019 7:12 am
As in the Karnataka case, the petitioners also alleged that the Governor overlooked a post-poll alliance and administered the oath to the BJP’s chief ministerial candidate.
November 25, 2019 3:02 am
The Supreme Court had said the Governor’s action should be to protect the Constitution and not to promote the political interests of any political party.
November 25, 2019 9:02 am
The Governor has to convene a brief session of the Vidhan Sabha to facilitate the floor test and appoint a pro-tem Speaker.
November 16, 2019 7:32 pm
A relief of Rs 8,000 per hectare up to 2 hectares for agricultural kharif crops and a relief of Rs 18,000 per hectare up to 2 hectares for horticulture/perennial crops was announced today.
November 16, 2019 8:52 pm
Another Shiv Sena Lok Sabha MP Vinayak Raut said they are not attending the meeting because they have not been invited. Sunday, November 17, also happens to be the death anniversary of Sena founder Bal Thackeray.
November 15, 2019 7:21 am
In August, ahead of the state elections, then Fadnavis-led government had decided not to follow the Centre’s norms for crop losses suffered on account of floods in western Maharashtra, pegging the overall crop loss at Rs 2,088 crore. But the Centre is yet to announce the compensation from its side.
November 13, 2019 7:33 am
With the BJP expressing its inability to form the government in the state, and the Shiv Sena and NCP unable to show him the numbers, the Governor decided to act.