'Balasaheb Thackeray was a man who could control governments, despite not being in power. On the other hand, his son couldn't even control his party'
Here are some of quotes from Uddhav Thackeray's resignation speech.
"I am also quitting as member of Legislative Council," Thackeray said in a webcast.
Earlier it said floor test is the only way to settle all issues that have entangled the politics of Maharashtra following a rebellion by Sena leader Eknath Shinde leading to a survival crisis of the Uddhav Thackeray-led coalition government.
'Uddhavji will face the no confidence motion on the floor of the House whenever it happens.'
"I also apologize if I have hurt anyone unintentionally," the official quoting Thackeray as saying.
As the fate of the Maharashtra government hangs in balance, the state cabinet on Wednesday approved the renaming of Aurangabad city as Sambhajinagar, and that of Osmanabad city as Dharashiv.
Shinde's counsel said that any delay in the floor test would cause more damage to the democratic polity.
The Mumbai police have stepped up security near Vidhan Bhavan ahead of the floor test slated for Thursday and along the route that the rebel MLAs of the Shiv Sena are likely to take from the airport, an official said on Wednesday.
Delhi Jama Masjid Shahi Imam Syed Ahmed Bukhari called the killing an "act of cowardice" and "an act against Islam".
Tejashwi took the four MLAs to the assembly in a car he himself drove, in a gesture that was rich in optics as well as symbolism.
Sadhus take a selfie in front of the Taj Mahal on a hot summer day in Agra
The government has issued a notice to Twitter to comply with all its past orders by July 4, an official source said on Wednesday.
Patil said the rebel MLAs were not opportunist and did everything for the party and their leader when they were not even in a position to do so.
'Maharashtra governor did not do anything that was contrary to the Supreme Court's decision.'
The police have detained three more people in connection with the killing so far.
A temple partially submerged in flood water in Assam's Nagaon district.
A 34-year-old man threw acid on his ex-wife when she refused to do 'Halala' with his elder brother, prompting authorities to arrest him, police said on Wednesday.
Members of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya Sabha, including nominated members, form the electoral college for the vice presidential election.
Kanhaiya Lal also mentioned that the controversial post was shared on Facebook inadvertently by his son who was playing a game on his mobile phone and that he was not aware of this.