BHAGAT SINGH KOSHYARI
Furore as Anant Kumar Hegde says Devendra Fadnavis returned central funds
Former union minister and BJP MP Anantkumar Hegde has claimed his party colleague Devendra Fadnavis was made chief minister in Maharashtra last month despite lacking majority only to 'protect' Rs 40,000 crore central funds under the CM's control from being 'misused'.
Maharashtra floor test: Uddhav proves majority; BJP members stage walk out
The Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP alliance govt managed 169 votes, much m...
Maha to ensure 80% quota in private jobs to locals: Governor
Maharashtra Governor B S Koshyari on Sunday said the state government will enact...
Ahead of deadline, Uddhav to take majority test today
The Uddhav Thackeray-led government is likely to prove its majority in the Maharashtra assembly on Saturday itself, well ahead of the December 3 deadline.
Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari never shies away from his RSS colours
The veteran, who terms himself as the ‘Voice of Uttarakhand’ on his Facebook page, made light of not fighting the polls saying people were only concerned about voting for Modi and not any candidate. The reward for his discipline and perseverance finally came this September when he was chosen for the Governor’s post in Maharashtra, a month before the state elections.
Devendra Fadnavis should quit as Shiv Sena-led coalition has numbers: Eknath Shinde
The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed that a floor test for Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to prove his majority in the Assembly be conducted on Wednesday. Fadnavis was sworn in as chief minister and NCP's Ajit Pawar as his deputy by Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at a hush hush ceremony in Raj Bhavan early Saturday morning.
Devendra Fadnavis resigns as Maharashtra chief minister
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has finally resigned and met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to submit his resignation papers. This comes ju...
NCP, Congress, Shiv Sena will form govt in Maharashtra: Sharad Pawar
Addressing reporters in Karad town of neighbouring Satara district, Sharad Pawar reiterated that the decision of aligning with the BJP was of his nephew Ajit Pawar and not the NCP. Asked whether the NCP, Cong and Sena will form govt in the state, he said, "There is not an iota of doubt that the govt (of the combine) will be formed in Maharashtra."
Watch: Devendra Fadnavis submits his resignation to Governor
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has finally resigned and met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to submit his resignation papers.This comes jus...
Maharashtra governor convenes special session on Wednesday
Bhagat Singh Koshyari has called a special session of the Legislative Assembly on Wednesday where floor test will be conducted after pro-tem speaker administers oath to the 288 newly-elected members
Maharashtra Dy CM Ajit Pawar claims to be real NCP in SC, asserts MLAs authorised him for govt formation
Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar told the top court that "the quarrel in the family will be resolved soon". A bench of Justices N V Ramana, Ashok Bhushan and Sanjiv Khanna was told by a senior advocate, representing Ajit Pawar, that the letter of support given to Governor for govt formation along with the BJP is "factually and legally correct".
Maharashtra Governor appoints BJP's Kolambkar as Assembly pro-tem speaker
Eight-time Wadala MLA Kolambkar was one of the candidates recommended for the post to the governor. "The governor has administered oath to Kolambkar as pro-tem speaker of the assembly. Kolambkar will administer oath to remaining 287 MLAs during the assembly session," said an official from Raj Bhavan.
Truth cannot be defeated: Shiv Sena on Supreme Court calling for floor test
The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed that the floor test for Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis to prove his majority in the Maharashtra Assembly be conducted on Wednesday. It also directed Governor Koshyari to ensure that all elected members of the House are sworn in on Wednesday itself. SC also said that the entire proceedings have to be telecast live.
End of BJP's game: NCP on SC ruling over Maharashtra political drama
The apex court also directed Governor Koshyari to ensure that all elected members of the House are sworn in on Wednesday itself. The entire exercise has to be completed by 5 pm.
Have support of all 54 NCP MLAs to form government in Maharashtra: Centre
Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP has filed a plea against Governor Bhagat Singh Koshiyari's decision to swear in BJP leader Fadnavis as chief minister and NCP's Ajit Pawar as deputy chief minister. The Centre told a bench comprising Justices N V Ramana, Ashok Bhushan and Sanjiv Khanna that the governor had in absolute discretion invited the largest party to form government on November 23.
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