Maharashtra Governor

BJP welcomes SC order, NCP says Fadnavis will fail floor test

BJP said the court's decision strengthens its claim that Ajit Pawar continues to be the NCP's legislature party leader.

published on : 24th November 2019

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari arrives in Delhi to attend Conference of Governors

The two-day Conference of Governors and Lieutenant Governors commenced on Saturday at Rashtrapati Bhavan with the inaugural address of President Ram Nath Kovind.  

published on : 23rd November 2019

SC to hear Congress-NCP-Sena plea against Maharashtra Governor's decision on Sunday at 11:30 am

The three parties demanded an immediate floor test to avoid 'further horse-trading' and filed a petition in the SC seeking quashing of Maharashtra governor's decision to swear-in Fadnavis as CM.

published on : 23rd November 2019

Maharashtra governor again proved to be Amit Shah's 'hitman', says Congress

Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari administered the oath to Fadnavis and Pawar at the Raj Bhavan in Mumbai at around 7.30 am.

published on : 23rd November 2019

Shiv Sena MLAs asked to carry official IDs at key meeting on November 22

Besides MLAs, senior Sena leaders will also take part in the meeting which is expected is discuss the current political situation in Maharashtra. 

published on : 21st November 2019

BJP using Maharashtra Governor Koshyari like puppet: Congress

Congress leader Randeep Singh Surjewala said the President's Rule was 'a joke with democracy' and was an ill deed against the established traditions of the Constitution.

published on : 13th November 2019

How NCP leader Ajit Pawar's phone call led Governor to recommend President’s rule

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had invited the NCP to express its intent and ability to form the government in the state within 24 hours when they visited Raj Bhavan at 8.30 pm on Monday.

published on : 12th November 2019

Shiv Sena knocks on SC doors after Maharashtra governor denies more time to form government

Aaditya Thackeray had on Monday said that governor was told that his party was willing to stake a claim but its two potential allies needed time to complete the formalities for extending support.

published on : 12th November 2019

Maharashtra crisis: BJP core committee to meet again before deciding on Governor invite

Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Saturday evening asked the BJP, the single largest party in the new Assembly, to "indicate the willingness and ability" to form the government.

published on : 10th November 2019

With no solution in sight, Maharashtra Assembly to be in 'suspended animation'

The term of the 13th Assembly is set to end on Saturday midnight, but no indication has emerged from bickering allies BJP and Shiv Sena that they were ready to form the new government.

published on : 9th November 2019

Why isn't Governor calling the single largest party to form govt, asks Sharad Pawar

Union minister Ramdas Athawale on Friday met Pawar "to seek his advice" on ending the deadlock over government formation in Maharashtra.

published on : 8th November 2019

Maharashtra crisis: Governor BS Koshyari's role also comes into sharp focus

The situation has particularly become grim with the normal tenure of the assembly scheduled to expire on November 8.

published on : 5th November 2019

Maharashtra CM post tussle: BJP, Shiv Sena meet governor separately today

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis met the governor around 11 am, while a delegation of Shiv Sena leaders, led by Diwakar Raote, met him at Raj Bhawan at 10.30 am.

published on : 28th October 2019

Tamil Nadu governor during Jayalalithaa's illness Ch Vidyasagar Rao opens up on political turmoil

Later, when Sasikala was found guilty by the Supreme Court, Rao said that he was constitutionally aligned in waiting for the judgement.

published on : 2nd October 2019

Senior BJP leader and former Maharashtra Governor Vidyasagar Rao wants to strengthen saffron party

Party State unit chief K laxman stated that Vidyasagar Rao’s return to politics would help in strengthening the party in the State.

published on : 17th September 2019
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