'Hinting at Change of Power in Maharashtra?' Shiv Sena Reacts to its MLA's 'Join Hands with BJP Again' Remark

Downplaying Shiv Sena MLA Pratap Sarnaik’s “team up with BJP” letter, the party mouthpiece Saamana on Tuesday said that those who feel that this is an indication of change of power in Maharashtra are ‘kuchcha limbus’ (unripe lemons) in politics. Sarnaik, in a letter to chief minister Uddhav Thackeray, had said that the former allies … Read more

Congress Standing Firm with Maha CM for Full 5 Years; MVA Won't Face Problem from Party: Patole

Days after saying that the Congress will contest the next Maharashtra Assembly polls alone and not as partners of the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) alliance, the party’s state unit chief Nana Patole on Sunday assured that his party stands strong with Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray with all its might until the government completes its full five-year … Read more

‘Better join hands with PM Narendra Modi and BJP’: Shiv Sena MLA writes to CM Uddhav Thackeray

New Delhi: A Shiv Sena MLA appealed to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray to to reconcile with the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying it will be “beneficial to the party and party workers”. In a letter to the party supremo, Pratap Sarnaik sitting MLA from Thane district wrote: “We believe in you and your … Read more

Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut takes jibe at ally Congress on contesting polls alone

Without naming the Congress, the Sena MP said ‘One leader of that party says that it will fight on its own, while other leaders of that party say the opposite’. Remarking that the Shiv Sena was always ready for an electoral battle at any given time, party MP and spokesperson Sanjay Raut, in a thinly … Read more

Is Uddhav Cheering for Mamata a Signal Towards Opposition Unity for 2024 LS Polls? Experts Say Yes

Following Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray’s congratulatory statements on his West Bengal counterpart Mamata Banerjee, political experts sense a trend towards a united opposition ahead of the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. On Saturday, heaping praises on the Trinamool Congress supremo, CM Thackeray said, “Mamata Banerjee fought and won West Bengal polls on her own. Despite … Read more

'Shiv Sena Too Can Go Solo in Future, But No Time for Politics Now': Uddhav's Rebuttal to Congress

The Congress’ wish to contest the 2024 Lok Sabha elections solo has received a strong reaction from the top leader of its ally Shiv Sena and Maharashtra Chief Minister, Uddhav Thackeray, on Saturday. Thackeray said that Shiv Sena can also give out the call for contesting elections alone, without the support of its allies, however, … Read more

Shiv Sena Bhavan Symbol of Maha's Identity; Nobody Should Dare to Cast Evil Eye on It: Raut

Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Thursday said the Shiv Sena Bhavan in Mumbai is not just a headquarter of a political party, but a symbol of Maharashtra’s identity and no one should dare cast an evil eye on it. His statement comes a day after Shiv Sena and BJP workers clashed outside the Shiv … Read more

Shiv Sena leaders were treated like ‘slaves’: Sanjay Raut accuses BJP-led previous govt

Mumbai: Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut alleged that the Bharatiya Janta Party-led previous government in Maharashtra, with whom they were in alliance with from 2014 to 2019, treated his party like ‘slaves’. Raut made these remarks while addressing Sena workers in Jalgaon in north Maharashtra on Saturday. “The Shiv Sena had a secondary status in the previous … Read more

MVA Allies United in Running Maha Govt, but No Decision Yet on Alliance for Assembly, LS Polls: NCP

The NCP on Sunday said that all three Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) partners are united in running the coalition government in Maharashtra, but no decision has been taken so far on alliance for the 2024 Assembly and Lok Sabha elections. NCP spokesperson and Maharashtra minister Nawab Malik made the remark a day after state Congress … Read more

Shiv Sena was treated as slaves in erstwhile BJP govt in Maharashtra: Sanjay Raut

Mr. Raut said he always thought that the Sena should have its chief minister in Maharashtra. The Shiv Sena was virtually treated as “slaves” and attempts were made to finish off the party politically when it was in power with the BJP in Maharashtra from 2014 to 2019, Sena MP Sanjay Raut has alleged. Addressing … Read more