Maharashtra BJP

Uddhav Vs Shinde: How can we reinstate CM who didn’t face floor test?, says CJI

The apex court reserved its order after a nine-day hearing on the Maharashtra political imbroglio that saw the formation of a new Sena-BJP govt headed by Eknath Shinde.

published on : 17th March 2023

How did BJP lose its five-time Pune bastion Kasba Peth?

The BJP was in power in the Kasba Peth constituency for 28 years. Girish Bapat, the current BJP MP from Pune, represented the seat five times till 2019.

published on : 3rd March 2023

BJP makes gain in Maharashtra local body elections

While the NCP bagged second most seats, the Maha Vikas Aghadi as an alliance together, got the highest numbers of gram panchayats in Maharashtra.

published on : 20th September 2022

Murugesh Nirani, Priyank Kharge spar over Maharashtra crisis

Amid the ongoing political crisis in Maharashtra, politics across the border in Karnataka are indulging in a war of words.

published on : 26th June 2022

MLC elections: Thackeray govt in danger zone, BJP gets 134 votes 

In this election, Maha Vikas Aghadi support base has eroded badly from 169 votes to 151 only.

published on : 21st June 2022

'Three party MLAs cross-voted in Maharashtra MLC polls', claims BJP leader Mohit Kamboj

In a WhatsApp message that went viral, Kamboj said that the party got 134 votes while one vote was wasted and three BJP MLAs cross-voted.

published on : 21st June 2022

BJP drops big names from MLC list in Maharashtra

Party general secretary Pankaja Munde  was dropped from the list. She was earlier denied the Rajya Sabha ticket.

published on : 9th June 2022

Maharashtra BJP President Chandrakant Patil passes sexist remark upon NCP MP Supriya Sule

Advocate Yashomati Thakur, women and child development minister said that Chandrakant Patil should not demean women by making controversial remarks against them.

published on : 26th May 2022

Retaining jailed Nawab Malik in MVA government insult to Maharashtra: BJP

Nawab Mailk was arrested in February by the ED over a property deal allegedly linked to aides of fugitive gangster Dawood Ibrahim.

published on : 22nd April 2022

BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis slams Sharad Pawar, NCP for indulging in 'appeasement politics'

In a series of 14 tweets, Fadnavis accused Pawar of going against the wishes and values of the chief architect of the Indian Constitution.

published on : 14th April 2022

BJP will return to power in Maharashtra in 2024 with full majority: BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis

On BJP's victory in the recent Assembly polls, Fadnavis said that 'Modi magic' turned the much-hyped anti-incumbency into pro-incumbency.

published on : 11th March 2022

Maha Guv in soup over Shivaji remark

NCP questioning the historical veracity of such assertion and the Congress blaming Modi government’s representatives for ‘insulting’ the pride of Maharashtrian people and their revered king. 

published on : 1st March 2022

Maharashtra polls: BJP faction wants to contest all assembly seats with party-ruled local bodies

The BJP controls over 160 out 226 Municipal Councils and 25 out of 34 Zilla Parishads.

published on : 3rd September 2019

Congress, NCP leaders joining BJP for selfish reasons: Maharashtra minister 

He also said that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has "washing powder" using which he "cleans" such leaders.

published on : 2nd September 2019

BJP is baring its fangs: Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray

The Shiv Sena chief also came down heavily on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

published on : 18th February 2017

Shiv Sena likely to quit Maharashtra government after Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation Polls

The move is likely to jeopardise the BJP’s hold in the 288-member Assembly, in which the party has 122 members and the support of 13 independent candidates, while the Sena has 63.

published on : 4th February 2017