MAHARASHTRA ELECTIONS 2019
Chidambaram appeals to voters in Jharkhand to defeat BJP
At a press conference here, he said the outcome of the ongoing assembly polls will be an important turning point with the saffron party on one side and secular and progressive parties on the other.
Devendra Fadnavis target of Maharashtra BJP leaders
Former Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has been facing a rebellion in his party. Against...
Maharashtra Assembly: Nana Patole of Congress elected Speaker unopposed as BJP withdraws
Senior Congress MLA Nana Patole was on Sunday electe...
A dozen Maharashtra BJP MLAs, Rajya Sabha MP in crossover talks with MVA
Around a dozen BJP MLAs and a Rajya Sabha MP from the state are learnt to be negotiating with leaders of the ruling trio for a possible crossover by deserting their party, according to some members of the ruling coalition. Majority of the prospective defectors are BJP MLAs who crossed over from NCP and Congress just before the assembly elections.
Jharkhand assembly elections: Key seats in second phase of polling
The second phase of polling in the five-phase Jharkhand assembly elections will be held on December 7.
ET Awards 2019: Devendra Fadnavis for Business Reformer of the Year
Former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis gets the Business Reformer of the Year 2019 award. Watch!ET Awards 2019: Devendra Fadnav...
Pankaja Munde not quitting BJP: Maha party chief
Maharashtra BJP chief Chandrakant Patil confirmed on BJP leader Pankaja Munde's stay in the party after she removed the party's name from her Twitter bio. She lost to her cousin and NCP rival Dhananjay Munde in a bitter contest from Parli seat, Beed district.
Maharashtra: Nana Patole to be Congress candidate for Assembly Speaker's election
Congress MLA Nana Patole will be the party's candidate for the Maharashtra Assembly Speaker's election, sources said on Saturday. Patole rep...
BJP loss in Maharashtra election raises questions about bullet train
Any delay will undermine investor confidence, at a time when growth has slowed to its weakest pace in years.
View: BJP will have to build more bridges across political divides than strengthen fences
BJP has lost power in a politically significant state like Maharashtra. And, in the bigger picture, it has to strike a working relationship with more Opposition-ruled states as compared to, say, two years ago.
Modi must co-operate with "younger brother" Uddhav: Shiv Sena
Having taken oath as Maharashtra CM, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said that the Centre should respect the decision made by people of Maharashtra and cooperate with governance. Shiv Sena and BJP held close ties before the alliance broke over chief ministerial position, yet Shiv Sena reiterates that brotherly ties still persist between the two.
Arithmetic prevailed over merit in govt formation: Devendra Fadnavis
On taunts over his pre-poll "Me punha yein" (I will return) assertion, Devendra Fadnavis admitted that he did say so, but forgot to give a time-table for it. He was speaking in the state Assembly after a resolution was moved to congratulate him on being appointed the leader of opposition.
Nana Patole of Congress elected Speaker as BJP nominee withdraws
Nana Patole was the candidate of the ruling Shiv Sena-Nationalist Congress Party-Congress Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) which won the vote of confidence in the assembly on Saturday afternoon with 169:000. A formal announcement is likely to be made later when the Maharashtra Assembly meets later on Sunday for a two-day Special Session.
First Aghadi cabinet meet discussed house majority: Fadnavis
The former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said the state wants to know why the 'Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi' (MVA) of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress was "scared" when it earlier claimed to have numbers to prove majority on the floor of the Assembly.
Maharashtra floor test: Uddhav proves majority; BJP members stage walk out
The Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP alliance govt managed 169 votes, much more than the majority mark of 145.
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