BJP's Annamalai draws parallel between Maha & Tamil Nadu; 'Shinde-like...

Tamil Nadu BJP chief K Annamalai on July 5 drew parallels between Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra. He said that a similar thing will happen in the southern state. Eknath Shinde rebelled against the Sena leadership with at least 39 Shiv Sena MLAs which led to the collapse of the former Thackeray-led MVA government.
#Annamalai #BJP #Shinde #Maha #News #Politics


12 hours ago

Devendra Fadnavis says 'one person has polluted Maharashtra politics, should...

Devendra Fadnavis took a swipe at the previous Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government. Without naming anyone, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader also accused that person of putting state politics' culture into a ditch. The BJP-Shiv Sena alliance had won the 2019 state polls, but the mandate was stolen.
#DevendraFad #MVA #Maharashtra #News #Politics


13 hours ago

New Maharashtra LoP Ajit Pawar: NCP’s seasoned survivor and 2024 polls lynchpin

Ajit Pawar, 62, is the Leader of the Opposition (LoP) in the Maharashtra Assembly. He was the deputy chief minister of the previous Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government. The NCP leadership took the decision to appoint Ajit as the LoP after carefully weighing its pros and cons.
#AjitPawar #NCP #ShivSena #News #Politics #LawGovernment


15 hours ago

Maharashtra cabinet expansion soon: Fadnavis

Devendra Fadnavis said the state cabinet will be expanded soon. Devendra Shinde-led Maharashtra government won the trust vote in the state Assembly on Monday. Devinde was sworn in as the chief minister of Maharashtra on June 30. He had launched a rebellion against the Siv Sena, which led to the collapse of the MVA government.
#Fad #Assembly #Maharashtra #News #Politics


23 hours ago

From SC slamming Nupur and Udaipur outrage to Maharashtra thriller and...

Uddhav Thackeray-led MVA government collapsed and in a stunning turn of events rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde was sworn in as the new Chief Minister of Maharashtra. The Supreme Court rejected Nupur Sharma’s plea to club FIRs over her controversial remarks, came down heavily on her.
#AmartyaSen #MVA #Udaipur #News #SensitiveSubjects


23 hours ago

Ashok Chavan denies rumours of Congress pulling out of MVA, explains floor...

Former Maharashtra CM Ashok Chavan clarified that the Congress party will continue to be a part of Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) Chavan also explained the reason for his absence from the trust vote proceedings. MVA formed the government under the leadership of Uddhav Thackeray, who tendered his resignation on June 30.
#AshokChavan #Congress #Maharashtra #News #Politics


Yesterday

Ashok Chavan among 11 absent Cong MLAs: ‘We got stuck in traffic’

11 Congress MLAs, including former CM Ashok Chavan, failed to cast their vote in the floor test held on Monday. Senior leaders have questioned their “recklessness” and “casual behaviour’s” The MVA had polled 107 votes on Sunday during the Speaker's election.
#AshokChavan #Congress #News #Politics


Yesterday

Will reduce VAT on fuel soon: Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde

Maharashtra government will reduce VAT on fuel soon, Chief Minister Eknath Shinde informed the state Assembly on Monday. The erstwhile MVA government did not slash VAT, which was severely criticised by Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis. In May, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reduced VAT on petrol by Rs 8 and diesel by Rs 6.
#EknathShinde #Assembly #Maharashtra #LawGovernment #Government #News


Yesterday

Shinde proves majority in Maharashtra House

Maharashtra chief minister Eknath Shinde secured 164 votes in the 287-member assembly. The Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) could only muster 99 votes. In the 24 hours between the Speaker’s election and the trust vote, the MVA lost eight more lawmakers.
#Shinde #MaharashtraHouse #Maharashtra #News #Politics


Yesterday

‘While in MVA, couldn’t laud Savarkar’: Eknath Shinde says development,...

Shiv-Sena-BJP government in Maharashtra cleared the floor test with a majority of 164 votes in the 288-member House. Chief Minister Eknath Shinde said development and Hindutva are on the new regime’s agenda. He said he was very disturbed at the way he was treated during the polls.
#EknathShinde #BJP #Shi #Hindutva #Maharashtra #News #Politics


Yesterday

Maharashtra Politics News: Congress to pull out of MVA soon amid Eknath...

Sources say Congress is likely to pull out of the Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance in Maharashtra. This development is expected in the next few days, sources added. Multiple party MLAs including Ashok Chavan, Vijay Wadettiwar, Zeeshan Siddiqui and Dheeraj Deshmukh were absent in the vote of confidence on Monday.
#AshokChavan #Congress #Maharashtra #News #Politics #BusinessIndustrial


Yesterday

Shiv Sena slams Speaker's poll; 'Illegal to allow rebels facing...

Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut opined that there is no rule of law in Maharashtra since Eknath Shinde was sworn in as the Chief Minister. Raut also took a dig at Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari for not permitting the Speaker's election to take place during the MVA tenure.
#SanjayRaut #ShivSena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 days ago

Flaying MVA over districts renaming, SP, AIMIM MLAs abstain from Speaker vote

Samajwadi Party MLAs Abu Asim Azmi, Rais Shaikh and Shah Faruque Anwar abstained from voting in the Assembly Speaker’s election Sunday. The move by the SP and the AIMIM not to vote in favour of the MVA's nominee shocked many MVA leaders. The previous Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government changed the names of Aurangabad and Osmanabad districts.
#AbuAsimAzmi #SamajwadiParty #Aurangabad #News #Politics


2 days ago

Face to face first time since Shiv Sena rebellion, MVA takes on Eknath...

Maha Vikas Aghadi allies Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress took potshots at Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, his deputy Devendra Fadnavis and newly-appointed Speaker Rahul Narwekar. NCP leader Ajit Pawar said, “Narwekar has achieved in three years, many BJP leaders could not achieve the same for years”
#EknathShinde #MVA #Shi #News #Politics


2 days ago

Flaying MVA over districts’ renaming, SP, AIMIM MLAs abstain from Speaker’s poll

Samajwadi Party MLAs Abu Asim Azmi, Rais Shaikh and Shah Faruque Anwar abstained from voting in the Assembly Speaker’s election Sunday. The move by the SP and the AIMIM not to vote in favour of the MVA's nominee shocked many MVA leaders. The previous Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi government changed the names of Aurangabad and Osmanabad districts.
#AbuAsimAzmi #MVA #Aurangabad #News #Politics


2 days ago

Amravati murder: MP Navneet Rana meets victim Umesh's family; demands...

Amravati MP Navneet Rana visited the victim's family after accusing the police of attempting to 'cover up' the murder of 54-year-old chemist Umesh Kolhe in her jurisdiction. Rana said that the case was suppressed for several days as the MVA government was in power 10 days ago.
#NavneetRana #MVA #Amravati #SensitiveSubjects


2 days ago

Half genuine, half sponsored: Fadnavis on protests against Aarey car shed

Devendra Fadnavis said the issue is ‘half genuine and half sponsored’, calling it the only solution to Mumbai's congestion. The project had been stalled by the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government that collapsed this week.
#Fad #MVA #Mumbai #News


2 days ago

BJP-Sena workers erupt in celebration as Rahul Narwekar becomes Maha...

BJP-Sena workers started celebrating after BJP nominee Rahul Narwekar outnumbered MVA's Rajan Salvi to become the speaker of the Maharashtra assembly. The workers expressed their joy, danced, distributed sweets and bursted crackers outside the Maharashtra state BJP HQ in Mumbai. The BJP-Shinde camp of Shiv Sena will face the floor test on July 4, Monday.
#RahulNarwekar #BJPSena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 days ago

Maharashtra Speaker election: BJP claims to have support of 165 MLAs; 'No...

MVA has fielded Shiv Sena MLA Rajan Salvi against BJP’s Rahul Narevekar. No whip is required for the selection of the Speaker of the House. BJP MLA Sudhir Mungantiwar said, “We have the support of 165 MLAs. There will be no usage of Secret Ballot, open voting will happen.”
#RajanSalvi #BJP #Maharashtra #News #Politics


3 days ago

MVA fields Shiv Sena’s Rajan Salvi for post of Speaker

Rajan Salvi will be pitted against the BJP-Shinde faction nominee Rahul Narvekar. The Speaker’s election will be held on Sunday at the specially-convened 2-day Assembly session. Chief minister Eknath Shinde is likely to be called to prove his majority on the floor of the House.
#RajanSalvi #MVA #News #Politics #LawGovernment


3 days ago