Articles about Maharashtra Legislative Assembly

Arnab and Kangana at center of ruckus in Maharashtra Assembly

08 Sep 2020

Politics
Arnab and Kangana at center of ruckus in Maharashtra Assembly

On the last day of the monsoon session, both Houses in Maharashtra Assembly witnessed an upheaval as members moved privilege motions against journalist Arnab Goswami and actor Kangana Ranaut.

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena to drop 'wait-and-watch mode'

02 Nov 2019

Politics
Maharashtra: Shiv Sena to drop 'wait-and-watch mode'

Amid the Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena stalemate in Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena reacted strongly to the demands of President's rule in the state.

#MarathaReservations: Maharashtra assembly grants 16% reservations to Marathas

29 Nov 2018

India
#MarathaReservations: Maharashtra assembly grants 16% reservations to Marathas

A bit more than a week after Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced that the Maratha community would get reservations in government jobs and educational institutes, the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly, on Thursday, unanimously passed the reservation bill.

Maharashtra Assembly starts winter session by paying tributes to Vajpayee

19 Nov 2018

Politics
Maharashtra Assembly starts winter session by paying tributes to Vajpayee

The Maharashtra Legislative Assembly today paid rich tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who died on August 16 this year, with Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis describing him as a multi-faceted personality who believed in uniting minds.

Maharashtra: BJP MLA Anil Gote announces resignation from Assembly, party

13 Nov 2018

Politics
Maharashtra: BJP MLA Anil Gote announces resignation from Assembly, party

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA Anil Gote yesterday announced his resignation as the member of the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly as well as from the BJP, alleging that "criminals" were being inducted into the party.

12.9% of total households in Maharashtra headed by women: Survey

08 Mar 2018

India
12.9% of total households in Maharashtra headed by women: Survey

According to an Economic Survey tabled in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly on Thursday, at least 12.9% of the total households in the state are headed by women.

Ex-Union Minister, Jaywantiben Mehta passes away

07 Nov 2016

Politics
Ex-Union Minister, Jaywantiben Mehta passes away

In the early hours of today, Former Union Minister of State and ex-BJP leader Jaywantiben Mehta passed away following a brief illness.