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Maharashtra Assembly election

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena, NCP, Congress finalise common draft; BJP still confident of forming government

Sources informed that Devendra Fadnavis has also assured the MLAs that they will ultimately form the government in the state. 

Nov 14, 2019, 23:28 PM IST

Maharashtra political crisis: BJP to hold meeting of newly-elected 105 MLAs, Fadnavis on Thursday

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra will hold rally meetings for the next three days starting from Thursday, when the BJP will hold the meeting of newly-elected MLAs and acting state Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis.

Nov 14, 2019, 11:28 AM IST

Live: Uddhav Thackeray says 'Talks with NCP-Congress continue for government formation'

Shiv Sena has approached the Supreme Court seeking urgent hearing against Governor Koshyari for not giving the party 3 days time to cobble up numbers for the government formation. Sena has reportedly sought help of Congress leader Kapil Sibal to plea on its part in the apex court.

Nov 12, 2019, 08:31 AM IST

BJP to adopt a policy of wait and watch: Sudhir Mungantiwar

"The BJP core team meeting has concluded. The political situation in the state was discussed in the meeting. On its basis, BJP is taking the stand of `wait and watch`," said senior BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar here on Monday.

Nov 12, 2019, 07:22 AM IST

Maharashtra drama takes new twist as Shiv Sena fails to get numbers, NCP invited to form government

It is now the turn of NCP, the third largest outfit, in the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly to try and cobble up the numbers to reach the majority mark of 145.

Nov 11, 2019, 23:34 PM IST

Maharashtra Assembly number game: Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress vs BJP-led opposition

Despite a pre-poll alliance and a clear public mandate, the BJP lost an opportunity to form its third government in Maharashtra with its old ally, the Shiv Sena.

Nov 11, 2019, 12:02 PM IST

Shiv Sena's Arvind Sawant resigns from Union Cabinet, says 'why stay in environment of falsehood'

As per reports, NCP's Sharad Pawar had put forward the condition that his party would support Shiv Sena in government formation only if it severe all ties with the BJP.

Nov 11, 2019, 08:32 AM IST

Maharashtra deadlock to end? Governor invites Shiv Sena to stake claim to form government

Sources close told Zee News that an agreement has been finalised between the Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) during talks held between Uddhav Thackeray and Sharad Pawar. Uddhav Thackeray  is most likely to sit on the chief ministerial post.

Nov 10, 2019, 22:38 PM IST

Uddhav Thackeray to meet Maharashtra Governor on Monday, Shiv Sena gets NCP support for govt: Sources

As per sources, the Shiv Sena is expected to meet Governor Koshyari on Monday to stake claim to the government. 

Nov 10, 2019, 19:27 PM IST

Source: Shiv Sena to form government in Maharashtra with NCP, Cong to give support from outside

Source: Shiv Sena to form government in Maharashtra with NCP, Congress will give support from outside. Watch this video to find out more.

Nov 10, 2019, 19:06 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke: Will Pawar's 'power' make Shiv Sena's CM dream come true?

This segment of Taal Thok Ke brings to you panel discussion on concurrent issues. Today's topic of Taal Thok Ke is: Will Pawar's 'power' make Shiv Sena's CM dream come true? #MaharashtraMeinKiskiSarkar

Nov 10, 2019, 19:04 PM IST

BJP confirms, 'can't form govt on our own in Maharashtra', conveys to Governor

The party, while accusing Shiv Sena of betraying the mandate, asked its ally to go ahead and form the government with the support of NCP and Congress. 

Nov 10, 2019, 18:29 PM IST

Badhir News: Special show for hearing impaired, 10th November 2019

This is a special segment for hearing impaired which brings to you latest updates of the afternoon. Watch this video to know the latest news stories of the day.

Nov 10, 2019, 16:00 PM IST

Poster saying 'Maharashtra needs Uddhav Thackeray as CM' put up outside 'Matoshree'

The poster demanding Uddhav as Maharashtra CM comes days after a poster with a picture of Aditya Thackeray, reading 'My MLA, My Chief Minister' was put up outside the Thackeray's residence. 

Nov 10, 2019, 13:28 PM IST

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 having a tussle over power-sharing. In such a case, the BJP and Sena are looking for outside opportunities to form government. 

Nov 08, 2019, 10:03 AM IST

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 organisation Shiv Pratishthan Hindustan. 

Nov 08, 2019, 08:20 AM IST

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

Sanjay Raut: 'Will form govt on our own, have support of 170 MLAs'

Shivsena leader Sanjay Raut said that 'We will form govt on our own, have the support of 170 MLAs'. Watch this video to find out more in details.

Nov 03, 2019, 14:44 PM IST

Maharashtra: NCP gave signs of support to Shiv Sena

In Maharashtra, NCP gave signs of support to Shiv Sena. Nawab Malik said that 'If Shivsena clears out its roles then NCP prepared to think.' Watch this video to find out in details.

Nov 03, 2019, 12:20 PM IST

Devendra Fadnavis set to take oath as new Maharashtra CM on November 5: Sources

According to sources, the BJP is determined to form the government even if Shiv Sena keeps itself away from the alliance. 

Nov 01, 2019, 14:19 PM IST