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Maharashtra Governor Meets Amit Shah Hours After HC Ruling On MLC Nominations

Aug 14, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The Raj Bhavan termed the meeting as a 'courtesy call'.

Mughal-E-Azam Only Film I Ever Watched: Maharashtra Governor Tributes Dilip Kumar

Jul 07, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

NCP chief Sharad Pawar and Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray also paid their tributes to Dilip Kumar, often touted as Bollywood's 'Tragedy King'.

Governor Koshyari Acting Like Puppet, Should Pursue Government's Agenda: Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena alleged that Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari was toeing the BJP’s line and urged the Centre to recall him

Maharashtra Governor Denied Permission To Board State Govt Plane To Uttarakhand

Feb 11, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

The governor later took a commercial flight to travel to Dehradun, they said.

Determined Efforts Needed To Bring Country’s Economy Back On Track: Vice President

Last year, India rose to the occasion as one collective entity in handling the pandemic with considerable results, Naidu said.

19 November, 2020

Richa Chadha Honoured With Bharat Ratna Dr Ambedkar Award 2020

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Actor Richa Chadha Bharat Ratna Dr Ambedkar award by Maharashtra Governor for her contribution to Indian cinema.

09 November, 2020

Maharashtra Governor Dials Home Minister, Raises Concern Over Arnab’s Security


Governor Koshyari also requested that Arnab’s family should be able to meet him in prison

30 October, 2020

Shiv Sena Picks Urmila Matondkar For Legislative Council Seat


Urmila Matondkar was in the news for slamming actor Kangana Ranaut over her Mumbai POK remarks

27 October, 2020

RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat's Remarks On Hindutva Broad And Inclusive: Shiv Sena


The Sena also said Bhagwat won't seek reopening of temples during coronavirus pandemic as he has a scientific temper.

22 October, 2020

Modi Remained Silent On Many Issues But His Speech Was `Crisp': Shiv Sena


PM on Tuesday appealed to people to follow Covid-19 guidelines during the festive season

21 October, 2020

NCW Chief Rekha Sharma Faces Public Ire For Her Comments On Love Jihad


National Commission for Women (NCW) chairperson Rekha Sharma had said that there was a rise in love-jihad cases in Maharashtra.

15 October, 2020

Shut Down State-Funded Madrasas In Maharashtra: BJP MLA To Thackeray


In a letter, BJP MLA Atul Bhatkhalkar asked Uddhav Thackeray to show courage to shut down the state-funded madrasas and prove his "Hindutva credentials".

13 October, 2020

Maharashtra CM, Governor Exchange Letters On Meaning Of Secularism


Maharashtra Governor B S Koshyari had asked Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray if he had turned secular, since the state government has not yet reopened places of worship. The CM responded by questioning the Governor’s belief in secularism.

14 September, 2020

'With A Heavy Heart Leaving Mumbai' : Kangana Ranaut

Outlook Web Bureau

Kangana Ranaut left Mumbai this morning to her hometown Manali after being 'terrorised with constant attacks and abuses.'

13 September, 2020

Kangana Meets Maharashtra Governor, Seeks Justice


The meeting took place days after the Shiv Sena-ruled Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) demolished alleged illegal alterations at Kangana ranaut's bungalow at Pali Hill in suburban Bandra.

01 May, 2020

EC Grants Permission To Hold MLC Polls in Maharashtra After Uddhav Dials Modi

Outlook Web Bureau

The Election Commission's decision to hold the elections comes two days after Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray called upon Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene in the brewing political uncertainty in the state.

21 April, 2020

Shiv Sena-BJP Hostilities Reach A Flashpoint Over Raj Bhawan 'Delay', Mob Lynching

Giridhar Jha

With Governor's decision to seek a legal advice on Uddhav Thackeray's nomination to the Legislative Council, and BJP’s criticism of the law and order situation, hostilities between Shiv Sena and BJP appear to have reached a flashpoint

26 November, 2019

Maharashtra Governor Appoints BJP's Kolambkar As Assembly Pro-Tem Speaker

Outlook Web Bureau

The Governor has the powers to appoint a pro-tem speaker at his own discretion.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.

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Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.

Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

Jan 01, 2022 Saikat Majumdar

Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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