Articles about Maha Vikas Aghadi

Sanjay Raut sent to judicial custody till August 22

08 Aug 2022

Maharashtra
Sanjay Raut sent to judicial custody till August 22

A special court in Mumbai sent Shiv Sena Member of Parliament (MP) Sanjay Raut to 14-day judicial custody on Monday.

Maharashtra: Cabinet expansion due this week, Fadnavis may get home

08 Aug 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Cabinet expansion due this week, Fadnavis may get home

Sources have indicated that the cabinet expansion in Maharashtra is expected to take place this week following a series of meetings to resolve lingering issues that were delaying the move during a dispute over the state's Home Ministry.

Patra Chawl scam: Sanjay Raut's wife Varsha appears before ED

06 Aug 2022

Mumbai
Patra Chawl scam: Sanjay Raut's wife Varsha appears before ED

Varsha Raut, the wife of arrested Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut, on Saturday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with a money laundering case involving alleged irregularities in the Patra Chawl redevelopment project in Mumbai.

Patra Chawl scam: Sanjay Raut sent to 4-day ED custody

01 Aug 2022

Maharashtra
Patra Chawl scam: Sanjay Raut sent to 4-day ED custody

Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut was sent to four-day Enforcement Directorate (ED) custody on Monday.

After Sanjay Raut's no-show, ED raids his house
After Sanjay Raut's no-show, ED raids his house

The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Sunday searched Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut's home for his suspected involvement in the Patra Chawl land scam case, according to ANI.

Thackeray moves SC against governor inviting Shinde to form government

08 Jul 2022

Uddhav Thackeray
Thackeray moves SC against governor inviting Shinde to form government

The Uddhav Thackeray-led Shiv Sena faction has filed a fresh petition in the Supreme Court, challenging Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari's decision to invite Eknath Shinde to form the state government on June 30.

Eknath Shinde's cabinet: BJP to get maximum berths, key portfolios

07 Jul 2022

Eknath Shinde
Eknath Shinde's cabinet: BJP to get maximum berths, key portfolios

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde is planning to expand his cabinet after the Supreme Court hearing on Monday (July 11).

With new chief whip, Thackeray, Shinde face-off reaches Lok Sabha
With new chief whip, Thackeray, Shinde face-off reaches Lok Sabha

The internal battle between the two Shiv Sena factions led by Uddhav Thackeray and Eknath Shinde, respectively, has now reached Parliament.

Maharashtra: Fuel prices may fall as CM announces tax cut

04 Jul 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Fuel prices may fall as CM announces tax cut

Fuel prices would see a significant drop in Maharashtra in the coming days following the announcement by the newly appointed Chief Minister Eknath Shinde that the state would drop the Value Added Tax (VAT) on fuel.

Maharashtra: Eknath Shinde-led government to face floor test today

04 Jul 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Eknath Shinde-led government to face floor test today

After Sunday's big win with Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)'s Rahul Narvekar being elected as the Speaker of the Maharashtra Assembly, the Eknath Shinde-led government will face a floor test on Monday.

BJP's Rahul Narwekar elected Maharashtra Assembly Speaker, defeats Sena's Salvi

03 Jul 2022

Mumbai
BJP's Rahul Narwekar elected Maharashtra Assembly Speaker, defeats Sena's Salvi

Bharatiya Janata Party MLA Rahul Narwekar was elected as the Maharashtra Assembly Speaker on Sunday with 164 votes.

Thackeray to SC: Restrict rebel MLAs from participating in assembly
Thackeray to SC: Restrict rebel MLAs from participating in assembly

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has petitioned the Supreme Court (SC) seeking the removal of rebel Shiv Sena MLAs from the assembly.

Maharashtra: Shinde vetoes Thackeray's decision; Pawar targets Fadnavis' 'disgruntled' face

01 Jul 2022

Devendra Fadnavis
Maharashtra: Shinde vetoes Thackeray's decision; Pawar targets Fadnavis' 'disgruntled' face

As the Eknath Shinde-led Maharashtra government seized power in the state, political responses began to flow.

'Kingmaker' to 'King' of Maharashtra: Meet CM Eknath Shinde

30 Jun 2022

Mumbai
'Kingmaker' to 'King' of Maharashtra: Meet CM Eknath Shinde

Eknath Shinde, the rebel Shiv Sena leader, has now become the next chief minister of Maharashtra with the backing of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

Eknath Shinde takes oath as Maharashtra CM, Fadnavis his deputy

30 Jun 2022

Narendra Modi
Eknath Shinde takes oath as Maharashtra CM, Fadnavis his deputy

Eknath Shinde on Thursday took oath as the Maharashtra chief minister, beginning his first term with a ceremony at which BJP leader and former CM Devendra Fadnavis was sworn in as his deputy.

Maharashtra: BJP upbeat about forming government with Fadnavis as CM
Maharashtra: BJP upbeat about forming government with Fadnavis as CM

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders and workers sprung into celebration mode after Uddhav Thackeray resigned as Maharashtra Chief Minister on Wednesday.

Maharashtra: Fadnavis to announce next move as Uddhav resigns
Maharashtra: Fadnavis to announce next move as Uddhav resigns

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray offered prayers at a temple after his dramatic late-night resignation as Maharashtra chief minister (CM) after the Supreme Court (SC) refused to stay the floor test yesterday.

Maharashtra: Rebels to reach Goa today before Thursday's floor test

29 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Rebels to reach Goa today before Thursday's floor test

Rebel Shiv Sena MLAs will leave for Maharashtra on Thursday, Eknath Shinde said.

Maharashtra crisis: Eknath Shinde claims support of 50 Sena MLAs

28 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra crisis: Eknath Shinde claims support of 50 Sena MLAs

Amid the political impasse in Maharashtra, rebel Shiv Sena MLA Eknath Shinde on Tuesday claimed the support of 50 MLAs and said he would return to Mumbai from Guwahati soon.

Rebel MLAs sold themselves for lakhs and crores: Aaditya Thackeray

28 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Rebel MLAs sold themselves for lakhs and crores: Aaditya Thackeray

Maharashtra Tourism Minister and Shiv Sena leader Aaditya Thackeray claimed on Monday that 15 to 20 MLAs, who are in the Eknath Shinde-led rebel camp, are in touch with the party and want to come back to Mumbai from Guwahati.

ED summons Sanjay Raut, Shiv Sena MP calls it 'conspiracy'

27 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
ED summons Sanjay Raut, Shiv Sena MP calls it 'conspiracy'

Amid the political impasse in Maharashtra, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued summons to Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut in a money laundering investigation in connection to the re-development of a chawl in Mumbai and other linked financial transactions involving his wife and friends.

SC extends Shinde camp's deadline to respond to disqualification notices
SC extends Shinde camp's deadline to respond to disqualification notices

Amid the political crisis in Maharashtra, the Supreme Court has given rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde and 15 other MLAs time till July 11 to respond to their disqualification notices instead of Monday evening.

Maharashtra political crisis: Eknath Shinde meets Devendra Fadnavis in Gujarat

26 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra political crisis: Eknath Shinde meets Devendra Fadnavis in Gujarat

Eknath Shinde, a rebel Shiv Sena MLA who has been camping in Guwahati with close to 50 other party legislators and independents, met with BJP leader and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Saturday night in Gujarat's Vadodara, according to NDTV.

Maharashtra: Section 144 imposed in Mumbai as political crisis deepens

25 Jun 2022

Mumbai
Maharashtra: Section 144 imposed in Mumbai as political crisis deepens

The Mumbai Police on Saturday imposed Section 144 of the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC) across the city, prohibiting gatherings of five or more people, News18 reported.

Stabbed in back by our own: Uddhav Thackeray slams rebels

25 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Stabbed in back by our own: Uddhav Thackeray slams rebels

As the political crisis in Maharashtra remained unresolved, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray confronted the breakaway MLAs and accused them of betraying the party.

BJP backstabbed us, can't ally with them, says Uddhav Thackeray

24 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
BJP backstabbed us, can't ally with them, says Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Friday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of betraying the Shiv Sena.

#NewsBytesExplainer: How does anti-defection law play into the Maharashtra crisis

24 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
#NewsBytesExplainer: How does anti-defection law play into the Maharashtra crisis

Amid the political crisis in Maharashtra with rebel Shiv Sena MLA Eknath Shinde claiming the support of a majority of party MLAs, the discussion on the anti-defection law is back in the picture.

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena seeks disqualification of rebel MLAs, including Shinde

24 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Shiv Sena seeks disqualification of rebel MLAs, including Shinde

In a bid to save the Shiv Sena-led Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra in case of a trust vote, the party faction led by Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray filed a petition before the Deputy Speaker seeking disqualification of rebel MLA Eknath Shinde and 11 others for "not attending" legislative party meeting on Wednesday.

Maharashtra: How did this Shiv Sena MLA 'escape' rebel camp?

22 Jun 2022

Uddhav Thackeray
Maharashtra: How did this Shiv Sena MLA 'escape' rebel camp?

Shiv Sena's Osmanabad legislator Kailas Patil had a daring escape from the rebel camp early Tuesday.

Shinde revolted after spat over using Sena votes for Congress?

22 Jun 2022

Congress Party
Shinde revolted after spat over using Sena votes for Congress?

Two days after Eknath Shinde rebelled against Shiv Sena after an alleged altercation with his colleagues, party insiders claimed the quarrel over using additional votes for Congress candidates in the Maharashtra Legislative Council (MLC) elections, which Shinde opposed, The Indian Express reported.

Maharashtra crisis: Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut hints at Assembly dissolution

22 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra crisis: Shiv Sena's Sanjay Raut hints at Assembly dissolution

Even as the Uddhav Thackeray-led government in Maharashtra stares at an ensuing collapse with rebel Shiv Sena leader Eknath Shinde and some party MLAs moving to Assam's Guwahati, Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Wednesday hinted at the dissolution of the State Legislative Assembly.

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena sacks 'rebel' Eknath Shinde as chief whip

21 Jun 2022

Maharashtra
Maharashtra: Shiv Sena sacks 'rebel' Eknath Shinde as chief whip

The Shiv Sena on Tuesday sacked Urban Development and PWD Minister Eknath Shinde as its Legislative Party Leader in the Maharashtra Assembly.

Rajya Sabha polls: Tight contest underway in 4 states

10 Jun 2022

Haryana
Rajya Sabha polls: Tight contest underway in 4 states

Elections are being held for 16 vacant Rajya Sabha seats in four states, including Maharashtra, Karnataka, Rajasthan, and Haryana.

Raj Thackeray Aurangabad rally: Case filed against MNS chief, organizers

03 May 2022

Maharashtra
Raj Thackeray Aurangabad rally: Case filed against MNS chief, organizers

The Aurangabad Police has registered a case against the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) supremo Raj Thackeray and organizers of his Aurangabad rally, where he gave a controversial speech on Sunday.

Raj Thackeray's Aurangabad event violated 16 conditions; police action likely

02 May 2022

Maharashtra
Raj Thackeray's Aurangabad event violated 16 conditions; police action likely

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray delivered a fiery, controversial speech in a packed Aurangabad venue on Maharashtra Day (Sunday).

Mumbai-Nagpur Expressway: Phase 1 to be opened on May 2

23 Apr 2022

Maharashtra
Mumbai-Nagpur Expressway: Phase 1 to be opened on May 2

A 210km-long stretch between Nagpur and Shelu Bazar—the first phase of the 701km Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi Expressway—will open to the public on May 2.

Param Bir Singh reaches Mumbai to join probe

25 Nov 2021

Maharashtra
Param Bir Singh reaches Mumbai to join probe

Former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh on Thursday arrived in Mumbai to appear before the crime branch, which is probing an extortion case against him.

Maharashtra bandh today in support of farmers

11 Oct 2021

Maharashtra
Maharashtra bandh today in support of farmers

All non-essential shops and services will remain shut across Maharashtra on Monday as the state government has announced a bandh or strike in support of farmers.

Maharashtra bandh tomorrow to back farmers after Lakhimpur Kheri incident

10 Oct 2021

Maharashtra
Maharashtra bandh tomorrow to back farmers after Lakhimpur Kheri incident

Leaders of the Maharashtra Vikas Aghadi (MVA) have urged people to show support for farmers by closing their shops and establishments during the statewide bandh (strike) on Monday.

'Were never enemies': Devendra Fadnavis on BJP-Shiv Sena's possible reunion

05 Jul 2021

Maharashtra
'Were never enemies': Devendra Fadnavis on BJP-Shiv Sena's possible reunion

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday said his party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), and the ruling Shiv Sena "were never enemies."