BJP delaying govt formation, creating President rule situation: Sanjay Raut Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Thursday accused the BJP of delaying the process of government formation in Maharashtra and creating a situation for the imposition of President’s rule. The Sena leader said the BJP should declare that it is unable to form the government and then the Shiv Sena will take further […]

Every state, district has role in helping India become 5 trillion dollar economy: PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday said every state and district in the country had role in India’s effort to become a five trillion dollar economy by 2025. Modi was inaugurating a two-day event in Dharamshala to attract investment to Himachal Pradesh. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: * * * […]

Sena authorises Uddhav to take final call on govt formation; MLAs shift to hotel The Shiv Sena MLAs on Thursday authorised party chief Uddhav Thackeray to take a “final decision” on government formation in Maharashtra. Both BJP and Shiv Sena are locked in a tussle over the issue of the chief minister’s post, resulting in a stalemate in government formation despite results of the October 24 Assembly polls […]

Met governor on legal aspects of delay in govt formation: BJP Senior leaders of Maharashtra BJP on Thursday met governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to discuss “legal aspects” of the delay in formation of a government in the state after the October 21 elections. State BJP chief Chandrakant Patil admitted that it is taking “more than normal” time to forge a ruling alliance between BJP and […]

Shiv Sena scared of ‘poaching’ of MLAs by BJP: Congress The BJP and Shiv Sena contested the recently-held state assembly polls under the aegis of ‘Mahayuti’ (grand alliance) along with some smaller allies. However, despite the BJP and Sena in a comfortable position to jointly form government in the state, they have been warring over sharing the chief minister’s post. Brought to you by […]

Amid impasse, Uddhav Thackeray holds meeting of Sena MLAs Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray chaired a meeting of his party legislators here on Thursday, amid the standoff over government formation in Maharashtra. All the Sena MLAs were present at the meeting currently underway at ‘Matoshree’, the residence of Thackeray in suburban Bandra. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: * […]

Kuldip Sengar was inside Tis Hazari lock-up when police-lawyers clash broke out Besides Sengar, there were around 140 other undertrials in the Tis Hazari lock-up when the clashes took place, they said. Sengar was brought from Tihar Jail, where he is currently lodged, to the lockup in the court on Saturday morning and then produced before the court at around 10:30 am for the hearing, said […]

PM Narendra Modi attends Global Investors Meet in Dharamshala Himachal Pradesh governor Bandaru Dattatreya and chief minister Jai Ram Thakur were also present at the event along with the Prime Minister. Earlier today, Modi reached Dharmshala where he was welcomed upon arrival by the Chief Minister Thakur and Union Tourism Minister Prahlad Patel. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: […]

Don’t link RSS chief to Maharashtra govt formation: Nitin Gadkari Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat shouldn’t be linked to the government formation moves in Maharashtra. Speaking to reporters, the BJP leader also ruled out his returning to the state to assume the top job. Brought to you by Times of India. Further reading: * * * * […]