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Maharashtra: Congress, NCP finalise deal for 224 seats

Rattled by the drubbing they received in the Lok Sabha polls in Maharashtra and a spate of defections from their ranks, leaders from both parties said that the focus is now on wrapping up seat-sharing talks as soon as possible, and launching the election campaign.

Milk agitation rocks Maharashtra Assembly: Opposition stages walkout

Farmers’ organisations are demanding a hike of Rs 5 per litre in milk procurement price, a demand supported by the Congress and NCP.


Maharashtra Assembly premises goes 'powerless', Houses fail to function

The power supply had been turned off after the switching centre that provides electricity to the Assembly complex was flooded following heavy rains in this city.

Maharashtra: No-confidence motion against Speaker likely to be shelved

The Opposition had mooted the motion in the Budget Session that commenced on February 26. The Budget Session will end on March 28.

MESMA against Anganwadi workers: Houses adjourned after Sena protest

Sena expressed anger against women and child development minister Pankaja Munde for not adequately addressing the concerns of the anganwadi workers.

Nashik to Mumbai: One lakh farmers to march to Assembly in protest

The ABKS, which is backed by the CPI(M), wants to highlight what they said was flawed policy and implementation, along with the natural calamities, that have left farmers in a precarious condition across the state.


Maharashtra: Opp not happy with allocation of Mayor funds, stages protest

After receiving only half the sum allocated to the mayor last year, the lion’s share of funds allocated this year went to the Shiv Sena.

Since 1999, 78% MLAs had suspensions revoked

In November 2014, five Congress MLAs were suspended for two years for allegedly manhandling and heckling Governor C Vidyasagar Rao. Their suspension was revoked in December 2014.

‘Sharad Pawar listed love affairs as reason for farmer suicides thrice’

Ruckus in House after statement by Agriculture Minister Eknath Khadse.

Monsoon Session: Assembly passes Right to Service bill

The other departments too will have to finalise the list of services to be provided under the ambit of Right to Service.