As Shiv Sena seeks disqualification of rebels, 2 MLAs move against key decision-maker
Mumbai: Amid the ongoing power tussle in Shiv Sena, two MLAs have called for the removal of the Maharashtra Deputy Speaker, who could be the key decision-maker about the disqualification of the rebel MLAs.
'Eknath Shinde targeting my son when his own son is MP': Uddhav Thackeray
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, who has been isolated in his own party by a sudden revolt, said coup leader Eknath Shinde was targetting his son Aaditya Thackeray.
Uddhav Thackeray asks rebels how they would succeed without 'Shiv Sena' and 'Thackeray' names
Uddhav Thackeray, Maharashtra chief minister and Shiv Sena chief, Friday asked the rebel MLAs how they would take their agenda forward without the names of "Shiv Sena" and "Thackeray".
Sharad Pawar threatened by a Union Minister, alleges Shiv Sena
Mumbai/IBNS: The Shiv Sena Friday alleged that its coalition partner Nationalist Congress Party (NCP)'s chief Sharad Pawar has been threatened by a union minister at a time the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is eyeing a return to power in Maharashtra, media reports said.
Maharashtra crisis: 37 MLAs support Eknath Shinde as Sena leader in signed letter to Guv
Mumbai/IBNS: A total of 37 Shiv Sena MLAs have signed a letter addressed to the Maharashtra Governor and Deputy Speaker confirming their support for Eknath Shinde to be appointed as the leader of the legislature party, sidelining Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.
Floor test will decide: Sharad Pawar on Maharashtra crisis
Mumbai/IBNS: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Thursday expressed confidence that the Maha Vikas Aghadi government in Maharashtra would survive the storm triggered by rebel Shiv Sena MLA Eknath Shinde, who claims the support of over 40 MLAs.
Game over for Uddhav Thackeray? Emergency meeting called as more MLAs join Shinde
Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has convened an emergency meeting as more MLAs switched to the rebel side led by Eknath Shinde in Guwahati.
'Democracy bulldozed': Mamata Banerjee blames BJP for Maharashtra political crisis
Kolkata/IBNS/UNI: Blaming the Bharatiya Janata Party-led government at the Centre for the current political crisis in the Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharastra government, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday claimed that the saffron party was responsible for the toppling game after sensing defeat in the presidential poll next month.
BJP trying to topple Maharashtra govt: Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge
New Delhi/UNI: Rajya Sabha Leader of Opposition Malllikarjun Kharge on Thursday accused the BJP of trying to topple the Maharashtra government, and said the ruling party does not want any non-BJP governments to be there in states.
After MLAs, Shiv Sena MPs too cross over to Shinde camp
Mumbai: Uddhav Thackeray's political crisis deepened further Thursday as Shiv Sena MPs too crossed over to the Eknath Shinde-led rebel camp which has the support of 41 party MLAs.
Maharashtra political crisis: Can quit MVA but rebels must return in 24 hrs, Shiv Sena tells Shinde camp
Mumbai: As Eknath Shinde-led camp declared the support of the majority of Shiv Sena MPs, the party said it would consider quitting the Mahavikas Aghadi alliance with Sharad Pawar's NCP and Congress on the condition that the rebels return from Guwahati.
Maharashtra political crisis: Only 13 MLAs present at Uddhav Thackeray's meeting
Mumbai: Amid the spiralling political crisis in Maharashtra, only 13 Shiv Sena MLAs attended a meeting called by Uddhav Thackrey on Thursday, according to media reports.
TMC protests outside Guwahati hotel where rebel Sena MLAs stationed
Guwahati/IBNS: The Assam Pradesh Trinamool Congress (TMC) Thursday morning protested against the alleged horse-trading outside the Guwahati hotel where rebel Shiv Sena MLAs are stationed amid the political crisis in Maharashtra.
Sena MLAs from Uddhav Thackeray camp unreachable, likely crossed over to Shinde group
Mumbai/UNI: The political instability in Maharashtra deepened further when some of the Shiv Sena MLAs, who were in Uddhav Thackeray camps, are currently not reachable.
Uddhav Thackeray leaves chief minister's residence amid rebellion
Mumbai/IBNS: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday left his official residence amid a rebellion by senior cabinet member Eknath Shinde that has created a deep political crisis in the state, reports said.