The Uddhav Thackeray government is sending IAS officer Tukaram Mundhe, who has been transferred 13 times in 15 years, to head the prestigious municipal body, which has been ruled by the BJP for years.
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NCP walked away with key ministries, including finance for Ajit Pawar, while the Shiv Sena appeared to have accepted a compromise in return for the CM post.
06/01/2020 1:05 PM IST
Sharad Pawar’s clear statement regarding Elgar Parishad-Bhima Koregoan case has signalled a change in the attitude of the government.
02/01/2020 10:33 AM IST
First time MLA Aaditya Thackeray took oath as a minister.
30/12/2019 12:35 PM IST
With Fadnavis back in a key role in Maharashtra with RSS backing, many OBC leaders have clearly indicated their displeasure.
13/12/2019 12:59 PM IST
The Sena has been hard-pressed to explain its “half U-turn” on the issue.
12/12/2019 4:10 PM IST
Thackeray, who will head a government that will include ministers from Sharad Pawar’s NCP as well as the Congress, is likely to face a floor test on November 30.
28/11/2019 9:47 PM IST
Ajit Pawar has said he will not take oath with Uddhav Thackeray today, but his supporters have been clamouring for him to get the deputy CM post.
28/11/2019 2:56 PM IST
Even Shiv Sena leaders were shocked at the speed and force with which the 79-year-old Maratha strongman cut short his nephew’s revolt.
27/11/2019 8:08 PM IST
Sharad Pawar’s nephew and two-time Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar has indicated that he might retire from politics, though news reports suggest otherwise.
27/11/2019 3:24 PM IST
Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP MLAs and leaders, including Sharad Pawar, were present at the meeting.
26/11/2019 8:55 PM IST
Devendra Fadnavis said the BJP would not form a government in Maharashtra at a press conference on Tuesday.
26/11/2019 2:44 PM IST
The NCP and Shiv Sena leaders accused the BJP of disrespecting the people's verdict and said the anti-defection law will apply to the NCP MLAs who supported BJP.
23/11/2019 2:50 PM IST
After years of throwing barbs at each other, the Congress-NCP and Shiv Sena will have a tough time working together, something the BJP hopes to capitalise on
15/11/2019 8:22 PM IST
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray approached the Congress for the first time on November 11, claimed Ahmed Patel. Thackeray supported the claim.
12/11/2019 9:26 PM IST
Reports say the Supreme Court will hear the party's plea on Wednesday.
12/11/2019 7:49 PM IST
Congress, NCP leaders are blaming each other for the delay, while an embarrassed Shiv Sena is trying to keep its flock together.
12/11/2019 3:55 PM IST
The Congress said it was still in talks with NCP and has not issued a letter in support of the right-wing party, even as the state governor refused Sena's request for an extension on its deadline.
11/11/2019 7:56 PM IST
Dhaval Kulkarni, who recently wrote ‘The Cousins Thackeray’, outlining the rise of Uddhav and Raj Thackeray in Maharashtra, on the surprising developments in the state and why the Shiv Sena is taking such a big risk.
11/11/2019 3:17 PM IST
Sena minister Arvind Sawant resigned from the Modi cabinet, saying BJP “has set records of lying and distanced itself from Shiv Sena”.
11/11/2019 11:49 AM IST
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