CM Shinde sails through trust vote

Mumbai Chief minister Eknath Shinde easily won the trust vote with 164 votes in the Assembly. The BJP-Shinde alliance also passed a confidence motion in favour of the Speaker Rahul Narwekar empowering him to act against the 15 Shiv Sena MLAs. 20 MLAs were absent including 11 from Congress, 6 from NCP and 2 from BJP.
#Shinde #Assembly #Mumbai #News #Politics


2 hours ago

Maharashtra Politics News: Aaditya Thackeray backs Sharad Pawar's 'mid-term...

Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray backed Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) supremo Sharad Pawar's prediction that the Eknath Shinde-led government might fall in the next six months. He stated that there is a high probability of mid-term polls taking place in Maharashtra. He further said that those MLAs are in a bubble and one day they will have to face their constituency people.
#AadityaThackeray #ShivSena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


9 hours ago

NCP's Ajit Pawar named new Opposition leader in Maharashtra Assembly

Ajit Pawar succeeds Devendra Fadnavis, who was sworn in as Deputy CM on June 30. Chief Minister Eknath Shinde described Pawar as a mature politicians and administrator. NCP has emerged as the single largest opposition party in the 288-member House.
#AjitPawar #NCP #News #Politics


10 hours ago

NCP leader Ajit Pawar new Oppn leader in Maharashtra Assembly

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar was named the Leader of Opposition in Maharashtra Assembly on Monday. He succeeds BJP’s Devendra Fadnavis, who was sworn in as Deputy CM on June 30. Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde described Pawar as ‘a mature politician and administrator”
#AjitPawar #NationalistCongressParty #Maharashtra #News #Politics #LawGovernment


10 hours ago

Maharashtra floor test LIVE Updates: Govt to seek vote of confidence;...

Maharashtra is the only state in the country where the presiding officers of the Legislature are in-laws. Narwekar's brother-in-law Ramraje Naik of NCP is the chairperson of the Legislative Council. The legislator from Mumbai's Colaba constituency has been associated with the Shiv Sena and the Nationalist Congress Party in the past.
#Narwekar #NCP #Maharashtra #News #Politics #LawGovernment


19 hours ago

Face to face first time since Shiv Sena rebellion, MVA takes on Eknath...

Maha Vikas Aghadi allies Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress took potshots at Chief Minister Eknath Shinde, his deputy Devendra Fadnavis and newly-appointed Speaker Rahul Narwekar. NCP leader Ajit Pawar said, “Narwekar has achieved in three years, many BJP leaders could not achieve the same for years”
#EknathShinde #MVA #Shi #News #Politics


23 hours ago

NCP's Chhagan Bhujbal says 'Opposition's leader in state Assembly yet to be decided'

NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal shed some light on the OBC reservation row and about choosing an opposition leader for Maharashtra state assembly. He said that the burden to fight for the right of OBCs in the Supreme Court, is on the new government of Maharashtra. The Supreme Court struck down 27% reservation in Zilla Parishads and Panchayat Samitis in Maharashtra.
#ChhaganBhujbal #NCP #Maharashtra #News #Politics #LawGovernment


Yesterday

'Shinde govt in Maha may collapse in 6 months, be ready for mid-term polls':...

Sharad Pawar said that mid-term polls are likely in Maharashtra as the government led by rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde may fall in the next six months. He made the statement while addressing NCP legislators and other leaders of the party here in the evening.
#SharadPawar #ShivSena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


Yesterday

Maharashtra Eknath Shinde Devendra Fadnavis govt floor test today BJP Shiv...

Shiv Sena-BJP government will face the floor test on July 4 during the special two-day session of the Legislative Assembly which began on Sunday. On the first day of the special assembly session, Rahul Narvekar of the BJP was elected Speaker of the Maharashtra Assembly. The 45-year-old is the youngest ever Assembly Speaker in the country.
#EknathShindeDevendraFad #BJPShivSena #Shi #Maharashtra #News #Politics


Yesterday

Maha: Shinde govt may collapse in next six months, be ready for mid-term...

NCP chief Sharad Pawar stated that mid-term polls are likely in Maharashtra as the government led by rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde may fall in the next six months. He made the statement while addressing NCP legislators and other leaders of the party.
#SharadPawar #NCP #Maharashtra #News #Politics


Yesterday

'Even Viswanathan Anand would avoid chess game with Amit Shah given his...

The BJP appointed Shiv Sena's Eknath Shinde as the Chief Minister of Maharashtra. This is in spite of the BJP being the single largest party in the Maharashtra assembly. The position of the speaker was vacant since February 4, 2021, when Congress leader Nana Patole resigned from the post.
#EknathShinde #BJP #Maharashtra #Games


Yesterday

Maharashtra Legislative Council chairman's son-in-law becomes Assembly Speaker

Rahul Narvekar is the youngest ever Assembly Speaker in the country. His father-in-law Ramraje Naik of NCP is the chairperson of the Legislative Council. Maharashtra is the only state where presiding officers of the Legislature are in-laws. The 45-year-old has been associated with Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party.
#RahulNarvekar #NCP #Maharashtra #News #Politics #LawGovernment


Yesterday

Maharashtra assembly session LIVE updates BJP Rahul Narvekar Shiv Sena Rajan...

Rajan Salvi is the candidate of the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress combine for the Speaker's election. He is pitted against first-time BJP legislator Rahul Narvekar. NCP chief Sharad Pawar claims that Narhari Zirwal, the deputy Speaker, can perform officiating Speaker's duties.
#RahulNarvekar #BJP #Maharashtra #News #Politics


Yesterday

Sharad Pawar says ‘never given bouquets by governor’ after Eknath Shinde oath

Sharad Pawar took a swipe at Maharashtra governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, two days after Eknath Shinde took over as chief minister of the state. The NCP-Shiv Sena-Congress government collapsed this week with Uddhav Thackeray’s resignation.
#SharadPawar #NCP #Maharashtra #News #Politics


Yesterday

Kesarkar denounces Shinde's expulsion; 'Uddhav Thackeray chose NCP, Congress over us'

Eknath Shinde will decide whether to give an answer to Thackeray's expulsion letter, hinting that he may also take the legal route. Deepak Kesarkar, the spokesperson of the rebel camp, said that despite late Balasaheb's views, Uddhav Thackeray had chosen to join hands with parties like the Congress and NCP who he prioritised.
#EknathShinde #Congress #News #Politics


2 days ago

MVA fields Sena's Rajan Salvi for Sunday's election for Maharashtra speaker

Shiv Sena's Rajan Salvi and BJP's Rahul Narwekar will face off for Maharashtra Legislative Assembly Speaker. Salvi filed his nomination on Saturday in the presence of prominent leaders including Jayant Patil, Dhananjay Munde (NCP), Ashok Chavan (Congress), and Sunil Prabhu (Shiv Sena) A day ago, first-time BJP legislator Rahul Narvekar had filed for the post.
#RajanSalvi #MVA #Maharashtra #News #Politics #LawGovernment


2 days ago

Ahead of Presidential Elections, Opposition Leader Mamata Banerjee says NDA...

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that NDA candidate Droupadi Murmu’s chances are better in the elections. Opposition looks weaker than ever now after the fall of Uddhav Thackeray led Congress-NCP-Shiv Sena government in Maharashtra.
#MamataBanerjee #NDA #Elections #WestBengal #News #Politics


2 days ago

First-time MLA Rahul Narwekar, BJP’s surprise pick for Maharashtra Assembly...

First-time Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA, Rahul Narwekar, 45, filed his nomination as the party's candidate for the election to the Speaker’s post in the Maharashtra Assembly on Friday. An advocate by profession, he had been associated with the Sena as well as the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in the past.
#RahulNarwekar #BharatiyaJanataParty #News #Politics


2 days ago

As Eknath Shinde's Rebellion Defangs Thackerays, NCP Steps in to Fill Void,...

Those who concluded that the Maharashtra political crisis was done and dusted, seem to have hit a blind spot with reference to the Shiv Sena’s allies — the NCP and Congress. As the allies find themselves at sea after the collapse of the Maha Vikas Aghadi, it will be worth analysing if they can last as electoral partners.
#EknathShinde #NCP #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 days ago

Eknath Shinde denies rebellion in Shiv Sena was pre-planned; 'Our existence...

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde denied that the rebellion in Shiv Sena was planned well in advance. He claimed that MVA allies NCP and Congress ensured that paltry funds were allocated for development works in the constituencies of the Sena legislators. Without naming his predecessor Uddhav Thackeray, he said the rebels had tried their best to address such problems internally but ultimately failed.
#EknathShinde #ShivSena #Maharashtra #News #Politics


2 days ago