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Maharashtra political crisis

Maharashtra political crisis: SC refers petitions to constitution bench

Bench directed the Election Commission not to pass any orders on Shinde faction's plea that it be considered the real Shiv Sena

23 Aug 2022 1:27 PM

SC asks Speaker not to proceed with disqualification plea of Uddhav faction Sena MLAs

The Thackeray-led faction has also challenged the validity of assembly proceedings held on July 3 and July 4

11 Jul 2022 12:01 PM

Anand K. Sahay | Will BJP gobble up Sena? Keep eye on Maha tussle

The new CM could hardly have been more unembarrassed and forthright, or less boastful of placing deceit in the service of his ambition

08 Jul 2022 12:19 AM

AA Edit | Maha crisis not yet over, wait until next act starts

Maha has witnessed the sight of parties dumping their partners while chasing power and then going back after the November 2019 elections

06 Jul 2022 7:41 AM

Shinde sails through vote as Uddhav loses another MLA

Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena faction suffered yet another blow as one more MLA switched loyalties to the Shinde camp before the trust vote

04 Jul 2022 12:03 PM


Maharashtra: Speaker removes Ajay Chaudhary as Shiv Sena legislature party leader

Narvekar also recognised the appointment of Bharat Gogawale from the Shinde camp as the chief whip of the Sena, removing Sunil Prabhu

04 Jul 2022 10:56 AM

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr | Many twists in Maha drama: Will Shinde be actual victor?

The ongoing political drama in Maharashtra, with its interesting twists and turns, may not have really ended with the swearing-in of Shinde

03 Jul 2022 11:56 PM

Maharashtra Assembly session from today; Shinde govt to face floor test on Monday

Sena MLA and Uddhav Thackeray loyalist Rajan Salvi is the candidate of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress combine for the Speaker's election

03 Jul 2022 10:26 AM

Manish Tewari | Scrap defection law, find a new way to ensure probity

The fact remains that over the past 37 years the anti-defection law has failed to fulfil the foremost objective for which it was enacted

02 Jul 2022 11:43 PM

Shinde to face floor test Monday; new Speaker election tomorrow

Claiming the support of 170 MLAs, Shinde exuded confidence that he will win the floor test comfortably

02 Jul 2022 7:03 AM


BJP set to stake claim in Maharashtra, Devendra Fadnavis eyes CM post for 3rd time

The BJP which is the single-largest party in the 288-member Maharashtra Assembly with 106 MLAs, is likely to stake claim to form the govt

30 Jun 2022 1:42 PM

Day after Uddhav's resignation, BJP to hold meetings to decide next course of action

The BJP has also asked all of its MLAs to remain in Mumbai city till the next steps are taken

30 Jun 2022 11:19 AM

SC to hear Sena's plea challenging Governor's floor test order today

The apex court agreed to hear at 5 pm the plea of Shiv Sena chief whip Sunil Prabhu

29 Jun 2022 12:42 PM

Maha Governor asks Thackeray govt to face floor test tomorrow, MVA moves SC

BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis met the governor and requested him to ask the Thackeray-led government to prove its majority in the Assembly

29 Jun 2022 10:52 AM

Fadnavis talks to Amit Shah, Nadda, top lawyers on BJP's strategy

Fadnavis is also expected to meet rebel Sena leader Eknath Shinde in Mumbai after his meetings in the national capital

29 Jun 2022 9:09 AM


AA Edit | Judiciary-legislature divide: SC order raises questions

It is a plain fact that the ruling front and the rebel Sena faction are engaged in a political game which will be decided by its own rules

29 Jun 2022 7:31 AM

BJP pulling strings in Maharashtra, claims Shiv Sena on Y-plus security to rebel MLAs

The Centre on Sunday extended Y-plus security cover of CRPF commandos to at least 15 rebel Shiv Sena MLAs

27 Jun 2022 11:38 AM

Uddhav warns legal action as Sena rebels float a new block

Maharashtra CM: Don't use Balasaheb name, use your father's name

26 Jun 2022 7:30 AM

Security cover of 16 rebel Sena MLAs removed by Maharashtra govt, claims Shinde

The MLAs said CM Thackeray and leaders of the Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance will be responsible if any harm is caused to their family members

25 Jun 2022 12:49 PM

Maharashtra political crisis: 3 more Shiv Sena MLAs join Eknath Shinde camp

With this, seven more MLAs have joined the rebel group in the last 24 hours

23 Jun 2022 10:43 AM