Even as Shiv Sena and BJP remain locked in a tug of war over the former's support to the new Government in Maharashtra, an air of uncertainty prevails about their ties in Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), where the two parties are still allies.Nov 10, 2014, 18:02 PM IST
Maha CM Prithviraj Chavan said that the Cong-NCP coalition was committed to making Mumbai a "liveable city".Feb 08, 2012, 22:14 PM IST
Factions led by Kamat and Deora, both former city
presidents, and current unit chief Kripashankar Singh have
been at loggerheads for long on the seat sharing issue.
The Shiv Sena-BJP combine in
Maharashtra forged an alliance with the Republican Party
of India faction led by Ramdas Athawale ahead of civic
polls and announced a rally on June 9 against the Congress-NCP
Senior BJP leader M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday met Shiv Sena executive president Udhdav Thackeray.Mar 14, 2011, 00:50 AM IST
The Brihanmumbai Municipal
Corporation (BMC) came in for criticism from Maharashtra
Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan over financial indiscipline
in the Shiv Sena-BJP ruled civic body.
The opposition parties accused the Chief Minister of inducting tainted ministers in his Cabinet despite his promise
of clean administration.
In order to keep its dominance
intact on Kalyan-Dombivali Municipal Corporation, Shiv Sena
and BJP has decided to contest the civic body poll scheduled
in October together.
Alleging failure by the Maharashtra govt to act on intelligence inputs of a possible terror strike in Pune, Opposition Shiv Sena-BJP MPs today boycotted a meeting convened by CM Ashok Chavan to raise the issues in Parliament.Feb 15, 2010, 16:08 PM IST
Janata Dal (Secular) President HD Deve
Gowda on Thursday ruled out the possibility of supporting the Shiv
Sena-BJP alliance in Maharashtra in the event of a fractured
verdict in the state assembly elections.
A separate ministry for welfare of
nomadic tribes, 15% quota in jobs and educational
institutions for economically backward classes and stabilising
prices have been promised in the manifesto of Shiv Sena-BJP
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS)
chief Raj Thackeray on Friday said he would support a winning
party or alliance after Maharashtra assembly polls be it
Congress-NCP or Shiv Sena-BJP.