Maharashtra Cong President Nana Patole meets Sonia; discusses role as Oppn in state

Maharashtra Congress President Nana Patole held a meeting with Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi. Patole apprised Gandhi about the political situation in the state with the fall of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government, of which Congress was also a part. 11 Congress MLAs, including former CM Ashok Chavan, cast their vote in the floor test held on July 4.
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2 hours ago

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


2 days ago

BJP National Executive Resolution Hails 'Historic' SC Clean Chit for Modi,...

The Bharatiya Janata Party highlighted the “historic” Supreme Court judgement clearing Narendra Modi in the Gujarat riots of 2002 and demanded an apology from the Congress. The 13-page resolution has referred to the latest political turnaround in Maharashtra to say the ‘Maha Vikas Aghadi’ government had stopped all development in the state.
#NarendraModi #BharatiyaJanataParty #Gujarat #News #Politics #LawGovernment


3 days ago

CM Shinde records easy win; Congress MLAs skip voting: Top 10 takeaways of...

Shiv Sena-BJP coalition garnered votes from smaller parties and Independents. Opposition Maha Vikas Aghadi secured only 99 votes - 8 less than what it bagged in the Speaker's election a day earlier. Two prominent Congress MLAs - Ashok Chavan and Vijay Wadettiwar - walked into the state assembly after the Shinde camp had already proved a comfortable majority.
#MahaVikasAghadi #vSena #News #Politics


3 days ago

Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde Wins Trust Vote with Support of 164 MLAs

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde proved his government’s majority on the Assembly floor today following a vote by head count. The trust vote ends the two weeks of political tussle that split the Shiv Sena and brought down the Maha Vikas Aghadi government.
#EknathShinde #Assembly #Maharashtra #News #Politics


3 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


3 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


3 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


3 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


4 days ago

BJP's Narvekar Takes Charge as Maha Speaker after Winning Poll With 164...

Advocate Rahul Narwekar secured 164 votes and defeated his sole rival — the Maha Vikas Aghadi-backed Shiv Sena candidate Rajan Salvi. Three members abstained from voting, including Shah Farukh Anwar and SP’s two MLAs, while one AIMIM MLA was absent. Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, Deputy CM Devendra Fadnavis, Congress President Nana Patole and Nationalist Congress Party's Ajit Pawar congratulated and welcomed the new Speaker.
#Narvekar #BJP #MahaVikasAghadi #Shi #News #Politics


4 days ago

Aaditya Thackeray's first Instagram post after collapse of govt is about…

Former Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray posts on Instagram for first time since fall of Maha Vikas Aghadi government. Posting a photo of his father, former chief minister Uddhav, walking, he wrote, Always important to follow the right footsteps.
#AadityaThackeray #Maharashtra #News #Politics


4 days ago

Rebel MLAs return to Mumbai as Shinde govt braces for assembly session

The two-day session will witness the election of assembly speaker which will be held on Sunday. On Monday, the Shinde government will face trust vote on the floor of the assembly. The Maha Vikas Aghadi alliance comprising Shiv Sena, Congress and Nationalist Congress Party is now in the opposition.
#MahaVikasAghadi #Mumbai #News #Politics


4 days ago

Rahul Narvekar is BJP's Pick for Maharashtra Assembly Speaker Post

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) picked first-time MLA Rahul Narvekar as the candidate for the post of Maharashtra Assembly speaker. The opposition Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) alliance is yet to announce its candidate. The post has been lying vacant since Congress MLA Nana Patole resigned from the post in February last year.
#RahulNarvekar #BJP #News #Politics


5 days ago

Maharashtra politics: Eknath Shinde government a 'two-wheeler', says NCP

NCP dubbed Eknath Shinde-Devendra Fadnavis govt in Maharashtra as a two-wheel scooter. Shiv Sena rebels should apologise to party president Uddhav Thackeray, says NCP. State Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) spokesman Mahesh Tapase said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had termed erstwhile Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government as a three-wheel auto-rickshaw pulling in different directions.
#EknathShinde #NCP #Maharashtra #News #Politics


5 days ago

Maharashtra Govt Formation LIVE Updates: Nominations for Speaker Post Today,...

Nominations for the post of the Speaker of the House will be accepted till 12 noon on July 2. The opposition Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) alliance is yet to announce its candidate. The post has been lying vacant since Congress MLA Nana Patole resigned from the post in February last year.
#Narvekar #SayReports #Maharashtra #News #Politics


5 days ago

Shinde-Fadnavis will bring Maharashtra back on road of development: Scindia

Civil Aviation Minister welcomed the formation of a new government in under rebel. Scindia said the Maha Vikas Aghadi under Uddhav Thackeray was acting like a speed-breaker on the path to progress. Accused the MVA of corruption, he said, always has immense potential.
#Scindia #MahaVikasAghadi #Maharashtra #LawGovernment #Government


5 days ago

'Poor Uddhav also…': Shivraj Chouhan's dig at Kamal Nath after MVA collapse

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan took a swipe at Congress leader Kamal Nath. Nath was sent to Maharashtra as party observer in the wake of political upheaval that saw the collapse of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government. Chouhan said it was strange of Congress to send a person to save the MVA government who couldn't save his government.
#PoorUdd #MVA #MadhyaPradesh #News #Politics #LawGovernment


6 days ago

Maharashtra politics: Legislature session on July 2 and 3, Speaker poll &...

Chief Minister Eknath Shinde said he was going ahead with the message of Hindutva by Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray. He said all the Metro and infrastructure projects that were “stalled” during the regime of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government will be restarted and completed.
#EknathShinde #ShivSena #Maharashtra #LawGovernment #Government


6 days ago

What did Uddhav Thackeray say after Eknath Shinde took oath as Maharashtra CM?

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray congratulates Eknath Shinde and Devendra Fadnavis after they took oath as the chief minister and deputy chief minister of Maharashtra respectively. The former chief minister resigned in wake of the Supreme Court clearing the deck for his Maha Vikas Aghadi government's trust vote.
#UddhavThackeray #ShivSena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


6 days ago

Devendra Fadnavis to take oath as Maha CM today, Shinde to be deputy: Sources

Devendra Fadnavis will be sworn-in as Maharashtra chief minister today evening. Rebel Shiv Sena MLA Eknath Shinde will also be sworn in as deputy chief minister. This comes a day after Uddhav Thackeray resigned as the chief minister, marking the end of Maha Vikas Aghadi government rule in the state.
#DevendraFad #ShivSena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


1 weeks ago