Chief Minister Eknath Shinde was scheduled to visit Berlin, Germany and London from October 1-10. At present, hearing is going on on the issue of disqualification of MLA in Maharashtra. Hearing in this matter took place on Monday.
The hearing started days after the Supreme Court directed the Speaker to spell out the timeline within a week for adjudication of the disqualification petitions filed by the rival factions of Shiv Sena.
Ajit Pawar's remark on his presence in the Maharashtra Cabinet has triggered speculations about the future of NCP's alliance with the BJP and Shiv Sena.
Mukesh Ambani along with his wife Nita Ambani, mother Kokilaben Ambani, son Anant Ambani and daughter Isha Ambani offered prayers at popular Lalbaugcha Raja in Mumbai.
The activist was on an indefinite hunger strike since August 29 demanding reservation in jobs and education under the Other Backward Classes (OBC) category for the Maratha community.
A viral video featuring Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, Deputy Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, and Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar has sparked a significant controversy and a wave of online backlash amid the ongoing Maratha reservation dispute in Maharashtra.
According to sources, the Chief Minister also also the Maratha quota activist to reconsider his demands.
The Maharashtra government has been making efforts to pacify ongoing Maratha protests demanding reservation.
Samajwadi Party MLA Raees Shaikh said the government should give quota to Muslims and Maratha both. He asserted the government in past gave reservation to Muslims.
Maharashtra government steps up initiatives to pacify ongoing stir on Maratha reservation. The government assured a speedy probe into the Jalna violence.
The third meeting of the opposition alliance was organised where leaders of all 28 political parties attended to finalise their action plan for the next Lok Sabha elections.
The Opposition which is scheduled to meet in Mumbai on August 31 and September 1 will now form a coordination committee of 11 people in place of appointing a convener.
So far, the I.N.D.I.A. bloc has 26 parties and is eyeing to induct more regional parties. Sources said the BRS and the Akali Dal are also in touch with the alliance. The alliance will be strengthened in Telangana and Punjab if they come into the fold.
Three Dalit youths were tied to a tree and beaten up on suspicion of stealing goats and pigeons in the Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra.
Bharat Gogawale claimed that the MLAs are emotionally blackmailing the CM.
Maharashtra Minister Uday Samant asserted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will return to the Centre and Maharashtra with a "thumping majority".
The legendary actor on Thursday visited Mumbai's Siddhivinayak temple and offered prayers amid tight security.
The `secret' meeting in Pune last week between Ajit Pawar, who split the NCP and joined the Eknath Shinde-led Shiv Sena-BJP government in July, created a buzz. Sharad Pawar is still a member of the MVA alliance which includes the Sena (UBT) and Congress.
Ajit Pawar rebelled against his uncle and joined the Eknath Shinde government on July 2.
The speculation is fuelled over another revolt in NCP after Jayant Patil met Home Minister and Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Amit Shah.