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  • Senior leaders to take final call on Shiv Sena-BJP alliance: Sanjay Raut 2 hours 53 minutes ago

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said, "All senior leaders are to meet today, by late evening the result should be out regarding the much awaited alliance." ...
  • With no offers from BJP, Shiv Sena decides to skip swearing-in of Fadnavis as the Maharashtra CM 3 hours 9 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena has made it clear that it will not attend the swearing-in of the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Devendra Fadnavis as the Maharashtra Chief Minister on Friday. In the first BJP government in Maharashtra, 44-year-old Fadnavis, a four-time MLA from Nagpur, will be administered the oath of office...
  • Maharashtra: Sena warns BJP against NCP support, says the move will raise questions on its credibility 12 hours 39 minutes ago

    Mumbai: A day before the Bharatiya Janata Party government is set to take oath in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena's mouthpiece 'Saamana' has come out with an editorial, warning it against taking the Nationalist Congress Party's support. In the editorial, Sena says that it is a matter of pride that Maharashtra is...
  • Devendra Fadnavis to take oath as Maharashtra CM on Friday; Shiv Sena gives portfolio proposal to BJP Yesterday

    Mumbai: Devendra Fadnavis will take his oath as the Maharashtra chief minister on Friday after Bharatiya Janata Party MLAs unanimously voted for him on Tuesday. Meanwhile senior Shiv Sena leaders met on Tuesday and forwarded a proposal to the BJP asking for assurance on portfolios. "The Governor has invited us to...
  • Maharashtra: Wait till new CM takes oath, says Sena on supporting BJP 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Asserting that it has not demanded any specific portfolios from BJP, the Shiv Sena on Tuesday said that it will wait till the swearing-in of new Chief Minister before taking a final call on supporting its former ally. "There is a lot of false news being spread in the...
  • Maharashtra: BJP to stake claim to form government today 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Even as the Bharatiya Janata Party is yet to finalise its deal with Shiv Sena in Maharashtra, the party will stake claim to form government in the state on Tuesday evening. BJP, the single largest party in state with 134 MLAs will meet Governor C Vidyasagar at 6:30 pm...
  • BJP likely to elect Maharashtra chief minister today, Devendra Fadnavis remains the frontrunner 2 days ago

    Mumbai: The suspense over the chief minister of Maharashtra will finally be over on Tuesday and the Bharatiya Janata Party will elect its legislature party leader, who will then stake claim to form the government in the state. BJP central observers Rajnath Singh and JP Nadda will be in Mumbai...
  • Maharashtra polls: It's not India-Pakistan but just an alliance, says Shiv Sena 2 days ago

    The Shiv Sena mouthpiece viewed as the most accurate barometer of the party leaders hip's views on Monday hailed the Modi-Shah duo for ensuring victory for the BJP in Maharashtra and pledged support to whoever would be the Chief Minsiter. ...
  • A day before BJP legislature meet, Eknath Khadse stakes claim to be Maharashtra CM 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The race for the Chief Minister's post in Maharashtra seems to be far from settled. Senior leader Eknath Khadse, too, has now thrown his hat into the ring saying that voters want a CM from North Maharashtra. Khadse has claimed that Devendra Fadnavis, who has got strong backing from...
  • Maharashtra: Shiv Sena ready to go with BJP's choice of CM 3 days ago

    Shiv Sena spokesperson Sanjay Raut said that the party will back the Chief Minister nominated by BJP, be it Nitin Gadkari or Devendra Fadnavis. ...
  • We will not destabilise the government in Maharashtra, says NCP 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The Nationalist Congress Party in Maharashtra on Monday told CNN-IBN that it did not intend to destabilise the Bharatiya Janata Party-led government in the state. The party also said that it would not join the coalition government. Party spokesperson Nawab Malik said that the NCP will abstrain from voting...
  • Shiv Sena ready to back BJP CM, says will support the leader who takes Maharashtra forward 3 days ago

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena in its mouthpiece 'Saamna' has said that they will support Bharatiya Janata Party's decision on Chief Minister of Maharashtra. "Whoever is made Chief Minister, be it Nitin Gadkari or Devendra Fadnavis, Shiv Sena will support the leader who takes Maharshtra forward, " the editorial said. The editorial...
  • Shiv Sena should sit in opposition, says former party MP 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Senior journalist and former Shiv Sena MP Bharatkumar Raut has said the party should sit in opposition and not have a post-poll alliance with BJP. "Shiv Sainiks put up boards appealing leaders to show self respect. Hope Shiv Sena leadership takes signals and prepare to sit in opposition," Raut said...
  • Sena-BJP together would've won over 200 seats: Sanjay Raut 3 days ago

    Mumbai: Had the Shiv Sena and BJP contested the Maharashtra Assembly elections together, they would have won more than 200 seats, Sena's Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut has said. However, the voters have brought the two parties to such a situation that they should come together to form the next government,...
  • I hope Shiv Sena, BJP align back post-elections: MP Shrikant Shinde 3 days ago

    All NDA allies including Shiv Sena MPs along with their lone Minister Anand Geete attended the high tea hosted by PM Modi inspite of the alliance in Maharashtra being recently called off before the Maharashtra Assembly elections. ...
  • Rajnath Singh to visit Mumbai on Tuesday 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Home Minister Rajnath Singh will travel to Mumbai on Tuesday to chair a meeting of BJP legislature party to elect its leader, who will lead the party's government in Maharashtra. "The Home Minister will visit Mumbai on October 28," sources close to him said here today. Singh will visit Mumbai...
  • PM Narendra Modi meets NDA MPs, tells them to think big, far and above politics 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday evening hosted a high tea for all NDA MPs at his residence in the national capital. This was the first time when all the MPs of NDA came together since the BJP led-government assumed office. The focus of the meeting was on the...
  • PM Modi meets BJP MPs, allies over high tea at 7RCR 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday evening hosted a high tea for all NDA MPs at his residence in the national capital. This was the first time when all the MPs of NDA came together since the BJP led-government assumed office. The focus of the meeting was on the...
  • Shiv Sena should sit in opposition, says ex-party MP 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Senior journalist and former Shiv Sena MP Bharatkumar Raut has said the party should sit in opposition and not have a post-poll alliance with BJP. "Shiv Sainiks put up boards appealing leaders to show self respect. Hope Shiv Sena leadership takes signals and prepare to sit in opposition," Raut said...
  • PM Modi to meet BJP MPs, allies over high tea at 7RCR today 4 days ago

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Sunday evening host a high tea for all NDA MPs at his residence in the national capital. This would be the first time when all the MPs of NDA will come together since the BJP led-government assumed office. An invitation has been extended...
  • BJP 'not very keen' on forming coalition government with Shiv Sena in Maharashtra 4 days ago

    Mumbai: As back channel talks continued between Shiv Sena and BJP to explore the possibility of a coalition government in Maharashtra, there were strong indications on Saturday that the latter may form a government on its own with NCP's outside support in keeping with the "sentiment" in the party. "It...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 5 days ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on BJP as party sweeps Maharashtra Assembly Elections 5 days ago

    Cyrus Broacha takes on the BJP's celebrations in Maharashtra after sweeping the elections there and the continuing guessing game over its alliance with the NCP or the Shiv Sena. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 5 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: NSA to visit Burdwan blast site in West Bengal 5 days ago

    A high-level delegation led by National Security Advisor Ajit Doval will be visiting West Bengal on Monday to take stock of the progress in the Burdwan blast case. The high-level delegation will include NIA, RAW and Intelligence Bureau (IB) officials. ...
  • Uddhav very keen on coalition government with BJP, says Ramdas Athawale 6 days ago

    Mumbai: RPI chief Ramdas Athawale on Friday claimed that Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray was "very keen" on forming coalition with the estranged ally BJP for formation of government in Maharashtra. "Uddhav Thackeray told me that he is very keen on forming the next government...
  • NDA allies not invited to PM's Diwali dinner: sources 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray might not be taking place on Sunday as was being speculated. Sources say that Modi has only invited NDA MPs for the dinner and skipped all the allies. It was expected the BJP and the Sena might...
  • Maharashtra: Uddhav Thackeray willing to co-operate with BJP, says RPI's Athawale 6 days ago

    Mumbai: A consensus between former allies BJP and Shiv Sena over government formation in Maharashtra is likely as indicated by Republican Party of India chief Ramdas Athawale. Athawale on Friday said that Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray is willing to cooperate with BJP to form government in the state. He told...
  • No clarity on Maharashtra government yet, Shiv Sena says will attend PM's NDA dinner 6 days ago

    New Delhi: There is still no clarity over the contours of the new government in Maharashtra though formal talks are set to begin between the Bharatiya Janata Party and the Shiv Sena. The Shiv Sena has confirmed that it will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's dinner for NDA allies on...
  • Shiv Sena ready to back BJP-led coalition in Maharashtra 1 week ago

    Mumbai: The Shiv Sena may support a Bharatiya Janata Party-led government in Maharashtra, a top Sena leader said on Thursday. "The election results indicate that no single party can form the government. However, both (Shiv Sena, BJP) can come together for the purpose. This is the people's mandate," Shiv Sena parliamentarian...