BJP ‘undemocratically’ captured another state govt: Congress on Maha situation

New Delhi: On Thursday, Congress accused the BJP government of taking power “unethically” by using money and muscle power, and condemned it for destabilizing democratically elected governments. In a statement, Congress Secretary-General Jairam Ramesh said after coming to power in the Center in 2014 that the focus of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has been … Read more

Day of political twists and turns in Maharashtra: Meet CM Eknath Shinde and his deputy Devendra Fadnavis

Image source: PTI Maharashtra’s Prime Minister Eknath Shinde and Deputy Prime Minister Devendra Fadnavis. Maharashtra political crisis: The ten-day Maharashtra political frenzy ends, with rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde taking the oath of office as Maharashtra’s prime minister and Bharatiya Janata party’s Devendra Fadnavis running as the state’s deputy prime minister. The development in … Read more

‘Fadnavis showed a big heart, I thank him’: Ekanth Shinde after being named Maharashtra CM

Image source: PTI Rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde, along with supportive MPs, will meet the BJP leader and former Prime Minister Devendra Fadnavis and other state BJP leaders in Mumbai on Thursday, June 30, 2022. Maharashtra political crisis: Rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde, who has also been named Maharashtra’s next prime minister, said … Read more

Hanuman Chalisa effect led to fall of Uddhav Thackeray govt in Maha: MP minister

BHOPAL On Thursday, Madhya Pradesh Interior Minister Narottam Mishra attributed the fall of Maha Vika’s Aghadis (MVA) government in Maharashtra to an “effect” of Hanuman Chalisa, whose planned recitation of an MP-MLA couple had sparked a controversy in the neighboring state. He said it was the first time in the country that a government had … Read more

From Bhujbal to Raj Thackeray, Sena Always Betrayed by Its Own. A Look at Past Desertions as Uddhav Abdicates

On June 19, 1966, when Balasaheb Thackeray laid the foundation for Shiv Sena by breaking a coconut in Mumbai’s famous Shivaji Park, he did not understand that, like the coconut, the cracks in his party would be split wide, 56 years later. With 55 seats in the current assembly, Shiv Sena has come a long … Read more

Uddhav resigns after SC refuses to stay floor test, BJP celebrates | 10 Points

Image source: PTI Uddhav Thackeray (left) resigns as Prime Minister of Maharashtra. BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis celebrates. Highlights Uddhav Thackeray resigned from the post as Maharashtra CM because SC refused to stay on the floor test BJP leader congratulates LoP Devendra Fadnavis, MPs asked to stay in Mumbai for 3-4 days VAT crisis erupted after … Read more

MVA to face floor test on June 30; Shinde prays for Maharashtra’s happiness

New Delhi: In the midst of the uprising in Shiv Sena by Senior Minister Eknath Shinde, Maharashtra’s Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has called for an extra session of the Assembly on June 30 to hold a floor test of Prime Minister Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vika’s Aghadi (MVA) government. In a letter dated June 28, shared … Read more

Shiv Sena rebel leader Eknath Shinde speaks ahead of Maharashtra floor test

Maharashtra’s Prime Minister Uddhav Thackeray will face a floor test tomorrow, June 30. Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has written to the parish secretary Rajendra Bhagwat calling for an extra session at 11 for Mr Thackeray to prove his majority on the floor of the House. Maharashtra’s Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari has written to the Secretary … Read more

Uddhav has lost majority, conduct immediate floor test, Fadnavis tells Maharashtra Governor | 10 Points

Image source: INDIA TV Opposition leader (LoP) and BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis meet with Maharashtra’s governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari. Highlights Devendra Fadnavis met with Maharashtra’s governor and demanded that Uddhav Thackeray prove a majority Fadnavis was accompanied by other BJP MPs to Raj Bhavan Eknath Shinde and rebel Sena MLAs can return to Mumbai on … Read more

Sonia Gandhi, Sharad Pawar dial Uddhav as CM may take decision on resignation after cabinet meeting

Image source: PTI Interim Chief of Congress Sonia Gandhi and Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray Highlights Cape Town Thackeray is facing the worst government crisis after several MPs rebelled against the VAT Alliance Congressman Sonia Gandhi called Cape Town to inquire about the current political situation in the state NCP leader Supriya Sule also praised the … Read more