Governor B.S. Koshyari on monday reviewed the measures being taken by the Govt to tackle the serious crisis of the Coronavirus at a high level meeting held at Raj Bhavan with CM UddhavThackrey (Photo/Twitter)

Stiff salary cuts for Maharashtra govt staff

Mumbai: The Maharashtra government on Tuesday announced a stiff salary cut for March to be paid in two instalments, for all staff right from Chief Minister to ministers and legislators, cadre officers, officials and other employees in the state. Deputy Chief Minister and Finance Minister Ajit Pawar said that for March, the top administration and legislators […]

Ajit Pawar (File Photo/Facebook)

Ajit Pawar won’t take oath as minister on Thursday

Mumbai: Dismissing all speculation, Nationalist Congress Party leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar said he will not be taking oath along with Chief Minister-designate Uddhav Thackeray, here on Thursday. However, he said that two legislators from each of the Maha Vikas Aghadi parties — Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress — would take the oath, besides the Chief […]

Ajit Pawar (File Photo/IANS)

Ajit Pawar quits as Maharashtra Deputy CM: Sources

Mumbai: Triggering yet another major political upheaval in Maharashtra politics within days, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar is understood to have quit from his post, authoritative political sources said here on Tuesday. Ajit Pawar, who did not take charge of his new assignment on Monday, has submitted his resignation letter to Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on […]