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NCP takes dig at BJP over Maharashtra crisis, says PM Modi, Amit Shah want to run the state from Centre

NCP takes dig at BJP over Maharashtra crisis, says PM Modi, Amit Shah want to run the state from Centre

BJP has been able to form a government in Maharashtra despite emerging as the single-largest party as it failed to get majority. The party had a pre-poll alliance with Shiv Sena, but both of them are

Nov 08, 2019, 10:03 AM IST
Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis likely to tender resignation on Friday as state assembly tenure nears end

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis likely to tender resignation on Friday as state assembly tenure nears end

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is likely to tender in his resignation on Friday as the current state assembly tenure will end on Saturday, November 9.

Nov 08, 2019, 08:53 AM IST
Maharashtra deadlock: BJP attempts to end differences with Shiv Sena, sends Sambhaji Bhide to meet Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra deadlock: BJP attempts to end differences with Shiv Sena, sends Sambhaji Bhide to meet Uddhav Thackeray

Sambhaji Bhide is said to be a close aide of Maharashtra incumbent Chief Minister Devendra Fadanavis. He was previously associated with the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) and later formed his own

Nov 08, 2019, 08:20 AM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election: Amit Shah meets BJP leaders to finalise candidates

Jharkhand Assembly election: Amit Shah meets BJP leaders to finalise candidates

The meeting was held at Amit Shah's residence and was attended by Chief Minister Raghbar das, Union Minister Arjun Munda, Assembly polls in-charge Om Mathur, Kailash Yadav, BJP State President Laxman

Nov 08, 2019, 06:41 AM IST
Maharashtra Assembly's term ends November 9 but Devendra Fadnavis will remain in office: Sources

Maharashtra Assembly's term ends November 9 but Devendra Fadnavis will remain in office: Sources

Even as the stalemate over government formation in Maharashtra continues, the sources asserted that there is no need to extend the tenure of the state government as it can continue its work till the

Nov 07, 2019, 18:15 PM IST
Uddhav Thackeray guide of BJP-Shiv Sena alliance, we will try to end Maharashtra deadlock: Sudhir Mungantiwar

Uddhav Thackeray guide of BJP-Shiv Sena alliance, we will try to end Maharashtra deadlock: Sudhir Mungantiwar

Speaking to the media ahead of a BJP delegation meet with Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Sudhir Mungantiwar said that BJP will try to solve the political differences with its Shiv Sena soon and

Nov 07, 2019, 13:16 PM IST
Shiv Sena to shift newly-elected MLAs to Mumbai hotel as party fears poaching by BJP? No, says Sanjay Raut

Shiv Sena to shift newly-elected MLAs to Mumbai hotel as party fears poaching by BJP? No, says Sanjay Raut

The MLAs, as per reports, will be shifted to Trident Hotel and it is learnt that their phones will be confiscated so that they are not able to contact anyone. A common landline number will be

Nov 07, 2019, 10:42 AM IST
Jharkhand assembly election 2019: 62% of 79 sitting MLAs have criminal cases, 38 with serious offences

Jharkhand assembly election 2019: 62% of 79 sitting MLAs have criminal cases, 38 with serious offences

According to a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Jharkhand Election Watch, 62 per cent or 49 out of 79 sitting MLAs in the outgoing Jharkhand assembly have declared criminal

Nov 07, 2019, 09:56 AM IST
Maharashtra: Shiv Sena divided over support to BJP; one faction wants deadlock to end, other adamant on 50:50 formula

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena divided over support to BJP; one faction wants deadlock to end, other adamant on 50:50 formula

Sources on Thursday informed that the Shiv Sena group which wants to iron out the differences, is firstly of the belief that a government without BJP will be "unstable" and secondly, it will be

Nov 07, 2019, 08:44 AM IST
Maharashtra govt distributing 'packets' to remain in power: Shiv Sena accuses BJP of poaching new MLAs

Maharashtra govt distributing 'packets' to remain in power: Shiv Sena accuses BJP of poaching new MLAs

The Shiv Sena, in its editorial mouthpiece Saamana, launched a scathing attack on the BJP and alleged that the previous state government was poaching newly-elected candidates to remain in power for a

Nov 07, 2019, 07:24 AM IST
BJP to meet Governor on Thursday, Shiv Sena remains adamant on 50:50 formula

BJP to meet Governor on Thursday, Shiv Sena remains adamant on 50:50 formula

Earlier, speaking to reporters BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar had said, "A delegation led by party state president Chandrakant Patil will meet Governor in the morning. Today`s meeting was to discuss

Nov 06, 2019, 22:36 PM IST
Will not contest on less than 42 seats, willing to hold talks with Babulal Marandi: JMM leader Hement Soren

Will not contest on less than 42 seats, willing to hold talks with Babulal Marandi: JMM leader Hement Soren

JMM leader Hemant Soren said that his party will release the first list of candidates for upcoming Assembly election in Jharkhand on November 8 (Friday). 

Nov 06, 2019, 22:07 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi to chair Congress Election Committee meeting for Jharkhand polls on November 9

Sonia Gandhi to chair Congress Election Committee meeting for Jharkhand polls on November 9

The Congress has faced a rebellion in its Jharkhand unit following the resignation of former state unit chief Ajoy Kumar, who quit the party in August after accusing several senior leaders of working

Nov 06, 2019, 21:50 PM IST
As Maharashtra stalemate continues, Amit Shah meets PM Narendra Modi: Sources

As Maharashtra stalemate continues, Amit Shah meets PM Narendra Modi: Sources

Sources told Zee Media that Union Home Minister and BJP president Amit Shah met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday to hold discussions over government formation in Maharashtra.

Nov 06, 2019, 15:54 PM IST
Sharad Pawar dares Amit Shah to form government in Maharashtra, rules out possible alliance with Shiv Sena

Sharad Pawar dares Amit Shah to form government in Maharashtra, rules out possible alliance with Shiv Sena

Sharad Pawar met Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut, who has been targeting the BJP incessantly over government formation, in Mumbai on Wednesday to discuss the political uncertainty in the state. "I want

Nov 06, 2019, 14:02 PM IST
NCP proposes 50:50 formula to Shiv Sena for government formation in Maharashtra: Sources

NCP proposes 50:50 formula to Shiv Sena for government formation in Maharashtra: Sources

Under this proposal, NCP also put forward a condition that Shiv Sena will have to call off its alliance with the NDA government at the Centre and its leader Arvind Sawant, the only Sena minister in

Nov 06, 2019, 10:44 AM IST
Amid bitter tussle with Shiv Sena over government formation, BJP's Devendra Fadnavis meets RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in Nagpur

Amid bitter tussle with Shiv Sena over government formation, BJP's Devendra Fadnavis meets RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat in Nagpur

The development came hours after Maharashtra BJP President Chandrakant Patil announced that a BJP-led government would be formed in Maharashtra very soon with Devendra Fadnavis as it's leader

Nov 06, 2019, 08:33 AM IST
Shiv Sena mulls Plan B to form government in Maharashtra as talks with BJP stall

Shiv Sena mulls Plan B to form government in Maharashtra as talks with BJP stall

The Shiv Sena's plan B includes getting outside support from NCP and Congress to form the government in Maharashtra, informed sources. One of the top leaders from Shiv Sena hinted that his party's

Nov 05, 2019, 15:57 PM IST
Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: Babulal Marandi says his party will contest polls on its own

Jharkhand Assembly election 2019: Babulal Marandi says his party will contest polls on its own

Jharkhand Vikas Morcha (JVM) chief Babulal Marandi has made it clear that his party will not enter any coalition of bigger Opposition parties and will contest the Jharkhand Assembly elections on its

Nov 05, 2019, 13:12 PM IST
NCP backs Shiv Sena to form government in Maharashtra, Congress undecided: Sources

NCP backs Shiv Sena to form government in Maharashtra, Congress undecided: Sources

Amid the ongoing political slugfest between Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and Shiv Sena over government formation in Maharashtra, sources claimed on Monday that the Congress and Nationalist Congress

Nov 05, 2019, 11:50 AM IST