NCP, BJP oppose Maharashtra CM’s lockdown plan

With a rapid increase in Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra, and the consequent inadequacy of hospital beds and other health facilities, the Maharashtra government is considering imposing a second complete lockdown in the next few days on the recommendation of the State Covid-19 task force. Continue Reading

Sena admits to tussle among allies

The Shiv Sena today admitted that there was a tussle among senior leaders of the three ruling alliance parties in Maharashtra for key Cabinet berths, and said some MLAs could not be inducted as Ministers because the list of ‘probables’ was huge Continue Reading

Sharad Pawar asks Maharastra to refuse CAA

NCP chief Sharad Pawar said that like eight other states, Maharashtra should also refuse implementation of the new citizenship law, which he feared would hurt the religious and social harmony of India. Continue Reading

NCP, Congress, Sena will form govt in Maharashtra: Sharad Pawar

NCP chief Sharad Pawar today asserted that his party along with the Congress and Shiv Sena will form government in Maharashtra. Continue Reading

No talks between Mohan Bhagwat, Uddhav on govt formation: Raut

There have been no talks yet between RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat and Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on government formation in Maharashtra, Sena leader Sanjay Raut said today. Continue Reading

Amit Shah asks Rahul, Pawar to clarify stand on Art 370 abrogation

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today hailed the Modi government’s “great job” of “integrating” India by scrapping Article 370, and asked Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and NCP chief Sharad Pawar to clarify whether they were for or against it. Continue Reading