1.35 PM: BJP murdered democracy today, they don't have majority, proper procedure was not followed. Will talk to other parties and complain to Governor: Shiv Sena
1.20 PM: Congress cries foul over manner in which trsut motion was passed in favour of BJP. Manikrao Thakre says 'we will complain to Governor against the passing of trust motion of BJP govt in Maharashtra assembly by voice vote'
12.51 PM: Shiv Sena's Eknath Shinde accorded the status of Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly
12.40 PM: Devendra Fadnavis wins trust vote in Maharashtra Assembly
11.20 AM: SC refuses to take suo motu cognisance of reports on deaths after sterilisation surgery in Chhattisgarh,says proper petition should have been filed - PTI
11.10 AM: BJP’s Haribhau Bagade elected as new speaker of Maharashtra Assembly
9.56 AM: Congress also withdraws candidate for Maharashtra Assembly Speaker; BJP candidate Haribhau Bagade to get chair unopposed
9.49 AM: Shiv Sena withdraws candidate for Maharashtra Assembly Speaker
8.54 AM: Shiv Sena will vote against Devendra Fadnavis in trust vote, says party leader Ramdas Kadam
Top Stories of the day:
Nay Pyi Taw: 12th ASEAN-India summit kicks off today; PM Modi expected to make a strong pitch to step up engagement with the 10-nation bloc by improving regional connectivity to give a boost to trade
Mumbai: Maharashtra Assembly to elect Speaker today; CM Devendra Fadnavis will also seek trust vote after the Speaker's election.
Normal banking operations in public sector banks to be hit today as employee unions to go on one-day nation-wide strike to press for wage revision.