CM won’t come under pressure: Sanjay Raut on demand for minister’s ouster

Amid the demand for ouster of Maharashtra minister Sanjay Rathod over his name being linked to the death of a woman, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Sunday said Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray will not take any decision under pressure. It is the chief minister’s prerogative whether to keep anyone in the cabinet or not, […]

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COVID-19: Three Maharashtra cities likely to face stricter curbs

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra government may impose a stricter lockdown in Yavatmal, Amravati and Akola cities of Vidarbha region of the state “at any moment” in view of the COVID-19 situation there, government sources said on Thursday. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and his deputy Ajit Pawar discussed the issue on Thursday morning and the step is […]

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Maharashtra ministers’ statements responsible for low vaccination turnout, says BJP

MUMBAI: The Maharashtra unit of BJP on Wednesday said ‘propaganda’ by state government ministers against Covid-19 vaccines was the reason behind the low turnout of front-line government and health personnel for the vaccination. BJP leader Ashish Shelar on Wednesday blamed the statements of ‘senior ministers’ in the Maha Vikas Aghadi government for the lack of […]

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With rising Covid-19 cases, Uddhav Thackeray warns of another lockdown

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Tuesday gave a clear warning that unless people strictly to Covid-19 protocols, they should be prepared for another bout of lockdown in view of the increasing cases in the state. For starters, he has ordered all authorities concerned to ban public processions, rallies, meetings and gatherings to avoid […]

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Maharashtra government will decide on continuation of Shiv Sena minister: Sanjay Raut

Mumbai: Amid allegations that a Maharashtra minister is linked to the death of a 23-year-old woman, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Tuesday said a decision on the continuation of the minister, Sanjay Rathod, in the state cabinet will be taken by the government. Some social media posts and the BJP have claimed the woman, […]

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