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Fadnavis denies phone-tapping charges of Maharashtra govt

Mumbai: A day after the Maharashtra government ordered a probe into allegations of phone -tapping by the previous Bharatiya Janata Party-led government, former Chief Minister and current Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis rubbished the charges, here on Friday. “It is not in our culture to tap the phones of political opponents in the state. This […]

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Fadnavis was made Maha CM to transfer Rs 40K cr of central funds: BJP MP Anant Kumar’s sensational claim

New Delhi: In a sensational claim which is expected to snowball into a major political controversy, BJP MP from Karnataka Anant Kumar Hegde has claimed that Devendra Fadnavis was sworn in as Maharashtra Chief Minister to prevent central funds worth Rs 40,000 crore from being misused. If Hegde’s claims are true and which are yet […]

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Sangh-BJP coordination panel to look into Maharashtra fiasco

New Delhi: The coordination committee of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh will look into the Maharashtra fiasco as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) despite winning the mandate was not able to form the government in the state. The committee will try to find out answers to many questions including why the party was not able to carry […]

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Fadnavis, Ajit Pawar quit after 4 days in office

Mumbai: In a major embarrassment for the Bharatiya Janata Party, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Tuesday quit, hours after Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar also submitted his resignation, four days after they were sworn-in early morning of November 23. “Ajit Pawar handed in his resignation this morning. So we don’t have the requisite numbers to […]

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Now Shiv Sena demands Fadnavis quit

Mumbai: The Shiv Sena has demanded that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis must quit immediately since he does not have support and is heading a “minority government”, here on Monday. “We have the numbers. We have 165 legislators’ support with us. We can prove our majority right away, in any manner. We can take our legislators […]

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Fadnavis govt has majority in House with 170 MLAs: SG to court

New Delhi: Solicitor General Tushar Mehta on Monday informed the Supreme Court that the Devendra Fadnavis government in Maharashtra has a majority in the House with the support of 170 MLAs. During the hearing on the petition of the Shiv Sena, Congress and Sharad Pawar’s Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) against the surprise government formation by the […]