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‘Will hear today at 5pm’, SC on Shiv Sena chief whip plea against Governor’s order for floor test

New Delhi | Shiv Sena chief whip Sunil Prabhu has moved the Supreme Court challenging the Maharashtra Governor’s direction to the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government to take a floor test and prove its majority in the House on Thursday (June 30). The court agreed to hear the case at 5 p.m. Wednesday. The Special Assembly […]

Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray (File Image | IANS)

Thackeray snaps at rebels: ‘Use your father’s name, not my dad’s, to win polls’

Mumbai | Shiv Sena President and Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday launched a scathing attack on purported attempts by the rebel group to christen itself after the party founder-patriarch, the late Balasaheb Thackeray. “Don’t invoke my Dad’s name, use your father’s name, to win the elections,” said a livid Thackeray, presiding over a meeting of […]

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut (File Image Via IANS)

Sanjay Raut booked for alleged derogatory remarks against BJP members

New Delhi | Delhi Police have registered an FIR against Shiv Sena’s Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut for his alleged abusive remarks against BJP members. The FIR was registered at the Mandawali police station in the national capital on the complaint of BJP Mahila Morcha national general secretary, Deepti Rawat Bhardwaj on Sunday. Bhardwaj, in her […]

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut (File Image | IANS)

Shiv Sena vows to ‘teach a lesson’ to BJP, to contest UP, Goa polls

Lucknow/Mumbai | The Shiv Sena has vowed to “teach a lesson” to the Bharatiya Janata Party by contesting all 403 seas in the upcoming Uttar Pradesh elections, plus the Goa polls, both due to be held in early-2022, top officials said here. The pre-poll bugle was sounded after a high-level meeting of Sena leaders, led by […]

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BJP jolted, Mumbai VP Krishna Hegde joins Shiv Sena

Mumbai: In a jolt to the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra, the saffron party’s Mumbai Vice-President and ex-legislator Krishna Hegde joined the ruling Shiv Sena here on Friday evening. When contacted by IANS, Hedge confirmed the development after emerging from a meeting with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray at the latter’s residence. “I have joined […]

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Violence in Delhi: Maharashtra leaders slam BJP, appeal for peace

Mumbai: Expressing shock over the violent turn to the farmers agitation in New Delhi on Tuesday, top leaders of Maharashtra ruling coalition slammed the Bharatiya Janata Party terming it as “arrogant, insensitive” to the cause of the peasantry, while appealing for peace and shunning violence. Holding the Centre responsible for the violence, Nationalist Congress President Sharad […]