Saamana edit indicates disquiet in alliance over Nana Patole replacing Balasaheb Thorat
An editorial in the Sena mouthpiece `Saamana' also said there was substance in NCP chief Sharad Pawar's reported view that the three coalition partners will take decision on the Speaker's post through negotiations now.
Nana Patole appointed Maharashtra Congress president
Patole, the MLA from Sakoli in Bhandara district, had resigned as Speaker of Maharashtra...
Maharashtra Congress chief replacement? AICC in-charge consults leaders
Balasaheb Thorat is currently the Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Commit...
Maharashtra: Ready to resign if party wants someone else, says Congress chief Balasaheb Thorat
Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thora...
3% stamp duty waiver helped Maharashtra's revenue grow by Rs 367 cr
The Maharashtra government's revenue from registration of documents rose by Rs 367 crore due to a three per cent waiver in stamp duty between September and December 2020, a state minister said on Friday.
Sonia Gandhi letter to Thackeray on CMP just 'communication': Balasaheb Thorat
Speaking to reporters after he led a Maharashtra Congress delegation to Thackeray on Monday, Revenue Minister Balasaheb Thorat said the epistle is only a communication in the form of a letter. Thorat, who is also the Maharashtra Congress president, said the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) -- comprising the Shiv Sena, NCP and the Congress -- is strong and working together.
Sonia's letter to Maharashtra CM not out of resentment: Balasaheb Thorat
In the letter dated December 14, she demanded reservation in government contracts for SC/ST professionals to promote entrepreneurship among them, among other things.
Maharashtra govt to bring in new law to protect farmers
The Maharashtra government said on Tuesday that it would bring in new law to book traders who buy goods from farmers at a rate lower than the minimum support price (MSP) fixed by the government.
50 lakh signatures received in anti-farm laws drive: Maharashtra Congress
The Parliament passed the Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020, The Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement of Price Assurance and Farm Services Bill, 2020, and the Essential Commodities (Amendment) Bill 2020 during its monsoon session.
Former spokesperson Sanjay Jha suspended from Congress for anti-party activities
The suspension of the entrepreneur-turned-politician from the Congress comes weeks after he wrote a newspaper article critical of the country's oldest political party. Jha has been suspended with immediate effect for anti-party activities and breach of discipline," Maharashtra Congress chief Balasaheb Thorat declared in a statement.
'Saamana' editorial sends wrong message about Congress: Balasaheb Thorat
The Congress, which is one of the ruling parties in the Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra government, on Tuesday said the editorial published in daily 'Saamana' is based on "incomplete information" and sends out a wrong message about the party.
Unease in MVA? Congress to meet CM to seek say in decision-making
Signs of unease in the Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government are visible, with the Congress, one of the three ruling allies, making a pitch for having a say in the key decision-making process and inclusion in important meetings.
Congress to hold online agitation on May 28 for poor
The Congress party members are set to hold an agitation through social media demanding monetary aid from the Centre for people from the unorganised sector in line with the 'Nyay' scheme proposed by Rahul Gandhi. A demand will be raised seeking the initial aid of Rs 10,000 for the poor and then Rs 7,500 per month for the next six months.
Experienced hands Chhagan Bhujbal, Balasaheb Thorat, Subhash Desai make it to cabinet
Thackeray is heading a coalition government, the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA), whose main constituents are the Sena, the Congress and the NCP.
Maharashtra Congress appoints Balasaheb Thorat as legislature unit leader
Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thorat has been elected as...