Maharashtra crisis

Sena slams Shinde-Fadnavis over cabinet expansion, says dispensation trapped in 'constitutional dilemma'

The Uddhav Thackeray faction of Shiv Sena insists the Shinde-Fadnavis government is illegal since the disqualification plea of rebel MLAs is pending before the Supreme Court.

published on : 19th July 2022

Maharashtra cabinet expansion likely after President polls, say sources

The monsoon session of the Legislative Assembly, scheduled to begin on July 18, was postponed as the state government comprises only two members as of now- the CM and the Deputy CM.

published on : 17th July 2022

13 Shiv Sena Lok Sabha MPs attend meet on Presidential polls, most back Murmu

Shiv Sena leader Kiritkar said 13 MPs physically attended the meeting, while 3 others could not make it to the gathering, but affirmed their support to the party leadership.

published on : 11th July 2022

MLA Bangar, who cried for Uddhav and then joined Shinde camp, removed as Hingoli unit chief

Santosh Bangar, who won the 2019 state Assembly election from Kalamnuri in Hingoli district, had been seen weeping and asking the rebel Shiv Sena MLAs to return.

published on : 11th July 2022

SC asks Maharashtra Speaker not to proceed with disqualification plea of Uddhav-faction's MLAs

The Thackeray-led faction has also challenged the validity of assembly proceedings held on July 3 and July 4.

published on : 11th July 2022

Despite betrayal by those whom Sena trusted, grassroot Shiv Sainiks still with party: Aaditya Thackeray

"In each constituency, we have two to three formidable Shiv Sainiks men and women who are ready to take on political rivals at the hustings," said Sena MLA Aaditya Thackeray.

published on : 10th July 2022

Opposition can’t be demolished in the manner of bulldozer politics

Fate and the future of the Shiv Sena rump, led by Uddhav, aren’t the only questions that are subject to speculation.

published on : 10th July 2022

Credit for bringing down MVA government in Maharashtra goes to ED and CBI: Mehbooba

"Today, Shinde has 50 to 60 people with him and the (MVA) government falls there (in Maharashtra)," she added.

published on : 4th July 2022

Even Kasab didn't have so much security: Aaditya Thackeray on protection for rebel Sena MLAs

The four-day-old Shiv Sena-BJP government will face the floor test on July 4 during the Assembly session.

published on : 3rd July 2022

BJP's Rahul Narvekar elected Maharashtra Assembly Speaker, becomes youngest ever in India to hold such post

Narvekar, who polled 164 votes, defeated Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena candidate Rajan Salvi who got 107 votes.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Maharashtra CM Shinde-led Sena faction seals legislative party office in Vidhan Bhavan

”The four-day old Shiv Sena-BJP government will face the floor test on July 4 during the special two-day session of the Legislative Assembly beginning here on Sunday.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Maharashtra Assembly session from today; Shinde government to face floor test on July 4

As many as 50 MLAs who support Shinde, including 39 rebel legislators of the Shiv Sena, on Saturday evening flew to Mumbai from Goa by a chartered flight.

published on : 3rd July 2022

Maharashtra: MVA fields Sena's Rajan Salvi for Assembly Speaker post against BJP's Rahul Narvekar

The government of these three parties collapsed on Wednesday following a rebellion by Eknath Shinde, who took oath as CM the next day.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Uddhav questions BJP’s 2019 move, says ‘Shinde not Sainik’ 

After stepping down as the chief minister of Maharashtra, Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Friday said that Eknath Shinde is not the CM from Shiv Sena.

published on : 2nd July 2022

After Thackerays will it be other regional czars?

If one is reading it correctly, his gaze has now shifted to the rest of the political dynasties across India. The fiefdoms that survive and thrive in regional spaces.

published on : 2nd July 2022

Devendra Fadnavis will join Maharashtra government in state's interest: Amit Shah

During a press meet earlier in the day, Fadnavis had said that BJP would support a new minority government led by Shiv Sena rebel group leader Eknath Shinde.

published on : 30th June 2022

Maharashtra: All eyes on Raj Bhavan for next government formation

Thackeray (62) resigned Wednesday night, minutes after Supreme Court refused to stay Governor Koshyari's direction to his government to take a floor test in the Assembly on Thursday.

published on : 30th June 2022

Jubilation in BJP as Devendra Fadnavis eyes return as Maharsahtra CM

“Fadnavis always used to say that he will return to the House. Now, it’s time. He will come back as the chief minister of Maharashtra,” BJP MLA Nitesh Rane said.

published on : 30th June 2022

'Not going away forever, will again sit in Sena Bhavan': Uddhav's parting note as CM

Thackeray, whose party's internal revolt brought down the three-year-old MVA government, said he came to power in "an unexpected manner" and was "going out in a similar fashion".

published on : 29th June 2022

Rebel Shiv Sena MLAs land in Goa for overnight stay

As the Supreme Court gave a go ahead with the floor test on Thursday, the rebel MLAs are expected to leave for Mumbai early on Thursday morning.

published on : 29th June 2022
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