Congress holds meeting amid anger over renaming Aurangabad; rift in MVA...

There is anger in the Sonia Gandhi-led party over the MVA government's final decision to rename Aurangabad and Osmanabad as Sambhajinagar and Dharashiv respectively. Congress has called a meeting of all its MLAs at the Legislative Assembly at 9.30 am on Thursday. In this meeting, Muslim MLAs and leaders of the party will register their protest against renaming.
#Congress #Muslim #Aurangabad #News #Politics


2 days ago

Shiv Sena gloats over renaming spree even as Uddhav resigns; 'BJP has...

Saamana Executive Editor Sanjay Raut took a dig at BJP for questioning the delay in taking the aforesaid decisions. Raut asserted that BJP had nothing left to say after the MVA's move. AIMIM did not take kindly to the renaming of Aurangabad citing that Uddhav Thackeray took this decision because he has no other achievement to showcase.
#SanjayRaut #ShivSena #Aurangabad #News #Politics


2 days ago

Maharashtra to Rename Aurangabad, Osmanabad, Upcoming New International Airport

Maharashtra cabinet approved the contentious proposals of renaming Aurangabad and Osmanabad as well as the new upcoming Navi Mumbai International Airport. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray thanked all his cabinet colleagues and officials for their cooperation in the past two and half years as all eyes were riveted to the ongoing Supreme Court hearing.
#UddhavThackeray #SupremeCourt #Maharashtra #LawGovernment #Government


2 days ago

AIMIM slams Maharashtra govt's move to rename Aurangabad; calls it 'dirty politics'

Maharashtra Cabinet approved the change of name of Aurangabad to Sambhajinagar. Hyderabad-based party's Imtiaz Jaleel pointed out that decision was taken by the Uddhav Thackeray, knowing that his 'government would fall, and the Chief Ministership would go'
#ImtiazJaleel #AIMIM #Hyderabad #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 days ago

'Sad you are doing this on last day': MLA's dig at Sena over renaming of cities

Maharashtra cabinet renames Aurangabad as Sambhaji Nagar and Osmanabad as Dharashiv. Party's state chief Abu Asim Azmi also took a jab at the Shiv Sena-led ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi. Azmi: 'Muslims are being sidelined. Be it BJP or MVA - that is walking on crutches'
#Sena #BJP #ShivSena #Muslims #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 days ago

In countdown to floor test, a renaming spree by Uddhav Thackeray govt and why

Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra government clears proposal to rename Aurangabad as Sambhajinagar and Osmanabad as Dharashiv. The move was clearly a bid by the Sena to burnish its Hindutva credentials in what may be its last major decision in the 31-month-old government.
#vThack #Sena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 days ago

Uddhav govt names Navi Mumbai Airport after DB Patil, Shinde's 'Balasaheb'...

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray chaired a cabinet meeting on Wednesday. The cabinet approved Congress' proposal of renaming the upcoming Navi Mumbai International Airport (NMIA) after late local leader Dinkar Balu Patil. Aurangabad will henceforth be called 'Sambhajinagar' and Osmanabad will be renamed 'Dharashiv'
#DBPatil #Congress #NaviMumbaiAirport #News #Politics


2 days ago

Maha cabinet approves renaming Aurangabad to Sambhaji Nagar, Osmanabad to Dharashiv

Maharashtra state cabinet approves renaming of Aurangabad to Sambhaji Nagar, Osmanabad to Dharashiv. Navi Mumbai Airport's name will be changed to DB Patil International Airport. Congress demanded Pune city be named as Jijau Nagar after Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj's mother.
#ChhatrapatiShivajiMa #Congress #Maharashtra #Travel


2 days ago

Breaking News: Aurangabad renamed as Sambhajinagar, Osmanabad as Dharashiv

Shiv Sena-led Maharashtra government clears proposal to rename Aurangabad as Sambhajinagar and Osmanabad as Dharashiv. Decision comes at a time when it is facing a serious political crisis with a large chunk of party MLAs having deserted the Sena.
#Sena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 days ago

With Uddhav Govt Seemingly on its Last Leg, Maha Cabinet Renames Aurangabad...

Maharashtra government is teetering on the brink of collapse following a rebellion by Shiv Sena strongman Eknath Shinde. Navi Mumbai airport will be named DB Patil Interational Airport instead of Balasaheb Thackeray and Usmanabad will be renamed Dharashiv.
#EknathShinde #ShivSena #Aurangabad #News #Politics


2 days ago

Maharashtra Politics News: Congress miffed over Anil Parab's call to rename...

Shiv Sena's call to rename Aurangabad in midst of an internal political rebellion has not sat well with its Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) allies Congress and NCP. Congress leaders even mentioned pulling out support from the MVA government saying that Sena may be playing a 'double game' The Supreme Court is all set to decide on the legality of the floor test called by Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari.
#AnilParab #Congress #Aurangabad #News #Politics #LawGovernment


3 days ago

Anil Parab claims 'raised demand to rename Aurangabad to Sambhaji Nagar' at...

Shiv Sena leader Anil Parab has claimed that he spoke about changing the name of Aurangabad to Sambhaji Nagar at the cabinet meeting that took place on June 28, Tuesday. Parab further added that the proposal will be discussed at yet another cabinet meeting on June 29.
#AnilParab #ShivSena #Aurangabad #LawGovernment


3 days ago

Bihar: Maoist arrested with Chinese assault rifle

Bihar police had launched a drive against suspected Maoists at Gaya, Aurangabad and Banka districts. Police recovered a loaded Insas rifle and ₹1.14 lakh in cash from a wanted Maoist. Police also recovered a China made AK56, AK47, 397 live cartridges, two smart phones, two hard disk, one Tab, four magazines.
#Mao #Chinese #Bihar #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #LawEnforcement


5 days ago

'Doors of Varsha Never Opened to Us': 'Humiliated' Sena Rebel Slams CM's...

Aurangabad MLA Sanjay Shirsat has slammed the coterie around Uddhav Thackeray for not allowing them access to the chief minister. Eknath Shinde, a rebel Sena leader, has shared a letter by Shirat on Thursday. He claimed the party MLAs, who faced ‘humiliation’ for two-and-a-half years, persuaded him to do so.
#Sena #Sena #Aurangabad #News #Politics


1 weeks ago

Shinde shares MLA letter on grievances after Uddhav address: 'The sentiment...'

Eknath Shinde tweeted a letter by Aurangabad MLA Sanjay Shirsat that sheds light on the grievances of the legislators who are upset with the NCP-Shiv Sena-Congress combine. The letter comes a day after chief minister Uddhav Thackeray said he was ready to quit if the MLAs wanted him to.
#EknathShinde #NCP #Aurangabad #News #Politics


1 weeks ago

Maharashtra: Men aggrieved with wives worship peepal tree, seek law against...

Some men not happy with their spouses formed a ‘patni peedit’ ashram in Aurangabad a few years ago. They staged a demonstration here on Monday. They took 108 anti-clockwise rounds around a peepal tree praying not to get the same life partner again.
#Maharashtra #News


2 weeks ago

The remaking of Imtiaz Jaleel: From TV journalist to AIMIM firebrand

Imtiaz Jaleel is the most well-known face of the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) Aurangabad MP said if BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma had to be ‘hanged’ for her derogatory remarks about the Prophet it should be done from ‘this very square” in the city.
#ImtiazJaleel #AllIndiaMajliseIttehadulMuslimeen #Aurangabad #News #Politics


2 weeks ago

His MP seeks Nupur hanging, Asaduddin Owaisi says not party stand

AIMIM MP Imtiaz Jaleel said if Nupur Sharma was to be ‘hanged, hang her from this very square” in Aurangabad. Party chief Asaduddin Owaisi said Sharma should be “punished as per the law”
#AsaduddinOwaisi #AIMIM #Aurangabad #News #Politics


2 weeks ago

States crack down on deadly Friday clashes

A total of 255 people were arrested from several towns in Uttar Pradesh, about 100 in Maharashtra’s Aurangabad, 150 in Ranchi and 70 in Howrah. Reports emerged that two people who sustained gunshot wounds during police firing succumbed to injuries. Arrests were also made in Uddham Singh Nagar in Uttarakhand and Belagavi in Karnataka.
#UttarPradesh #SensitiveSubjects


2 weeks ago

Maharashtra: Over 100 booked for unlawful assembly following protests in Aurangabad

Protest was staged by members of the Muslim community near the Divisional Commissioner's office in Aurangabad on Friday. An offence has been registered under section 149 (unlawful assembly) and other relevant provisions of the IPC and Motor Vehicles Act against the protestors, an official from Begumpura police station said.
#Muslim #Maharashtra #News #SensitiveSubjects #PeopleSociety


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