Maharashtra assembly elections

We have more than 170 MLAs supporting us, claims Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut

The BJP emerged as the single largest party by winning 105 seats while the Sena emerged victorious on 56 seats in the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly.

published on : 3rd November 2019

More than a little saffron sheen is lost

It’s time the political discourse moved away from threats from Pakistan and our capability to cope with them, to economy and good governance.

published on : 3rd November 2019

Shiv Sena softens stand on power-sharing, says will adhere to coalition dharma

Sena leader Sanjay Raut also appeared to play down his recent meeting with NCP president Sharad Pawar amid speculation that a new political equation might emerge to keep BJP away from power.

published on : 2nd November 2019

If Sena wants, it can get required numbers to form stable govt in Maharashtra: Sanjay Raut

The Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena is demanding the post of Chief Minister for 2.5 years and 50:50 division of portfolios.

published on : 1st November 2019

Tussle over Maharashtra CM's post would be resolved in two days: BJP VP Om Prakash Mathur 

Mathur said no one has the ability to threaten the BJP and everyone should fulfil commitments made under the alliance.

published on : 30th October 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

BJP-led alliance will provide stable government, says Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said that the process of government formation will start after Diwali.

published on : 27th October 2019

NCP MLAs to meet on October 30 to elect leader of house

The decision on who would become the Leader of Opposition (LoP) will be taken after government is formed in Maharashtra.

published on : 26th October 2019

Poll-weary Mumbai gives its vote to NOTA

With Maharashtra voting the BJP-Shiv Sena combine to power again in the 2019 assembly elections, another big gainer has emerged in the city of Mumbai — NOTA.

published on : 26th October 2019

Maharashtra, Haryana poll results should be a wake-up call for BJP: Asaduddin Owaisi

Owaisi was also visibly pleased about their party’s maiden win in the Kishanganj Assembly constituency in Bihar.

published on : 26th October 2019

It’s comeback for Congress in Maharashtra and Haryana: Mohammed Ali Shabbir

Similarly, the Congress party has performed well in the bye-elections for Assembly seats in 17 States, he said.

published on : 26th October 2019

Will Amit, Dhiraj carry on dad Vilasrao Deshmukh's legacy in Maharashtra politics?

The latest entrant to the Family Club Inc. is low-profile Congressman Dhiraj Deshmukh, the youngest son of late CM Vilasrao Deshmukh.

published on : 25th October 2019

Congress may consider backing a Shiv Sena government in Maharashtra

The Congress, NCP and all its allies together have bagged a significant chunk of 117 seats in the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly.

published on : 25th October 2019

Will focus on creating pool of talented leaders, says NCP leader Sharad Pawar

The NCP, which saw some prominent leaders leaving the party before the elections, ended up with 54 seats.

published on : 25th October 2019

Assembly poll results show people have regained control, says Chidambaram

Chidambaram has asked his family to tweet on his behalf, as he is currently in the custody of the Enforcement Directorate in the INX Media case.

published on : 25th October 2019
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