Centralisation of power in PMO not good for economy: Shiv Sena
The central government wants the finance minister and RBI governor under its control, an editorial in Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' claimed, adding that the present BJP-led dispensation is not ready to listen to economists as it considers the economy as a "share market gamble".
Aditya Thackeray reiterates dad Uddhav's stand on CAB: Voted to absorb people facing brutalities
‘We voted yesterday to absorb various people...
TRS joins opposition in going against CAB; Shiv Sena seeks 25-yr ban on voting rights
Congress MP Manish Tewari said: “The bill is against Ar...
Don't give voting rights for 25 years, Shiv Sena on Citizenship Bill
Participating in the debate on the bill, Vinayak Raut (SS) said there is no clarity yet on how and in which state these people would be rehabilitated. He said framing laws is not enough and there is a need to implement them properly.
MVA to have 15-member coordination panel: Sharad Pawar
The panel will have 10-15 members, with equal representation from all three parties, and will meet twice a month. It will also discuss issues of regional and national concern before they are debated in the assembly.
DMK wants Tamil refugees in CAB
DMK MPs staged a walkout in the Lok Sabha on Monday after floor leader TR Baalu said the proposed bill did not include Lankan Tamils and the government should have been ‘sensitive’ to Tamil sentiments. The Shiv Sena too said CAB should include Tamil refugees.
Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress government yet to reach understanding over portfolios
According to insiders, Congress had agreed to eight Cabinet and five ministers of state berths but the party changed its position and began insisting on one more Cabinet berth, especially after senior party leaders, such as Ashok Chavan and Prithviraj Chavan, began exerting pressure on the leadership.
Citizenship (Amendment) Bill: Sena accuses Centre of 'invisible Hindu-Muslim partition'
In an editorial in the party mouthpiece 'Saamana', the Sena also raised the timing of the bill saying, "There is no dearth of problems in India now but still we are inviting new ones such as CAB. It looks like the Centre has made an invisible partition of Hindus and Muslims over the bill".
Belgaum case: CM Thackeray appoints Shinde, Bhujbal as coordinators
Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray appointed Chhagan Bhujbal and Eknath Shinde as coordinators to expedite the dispute between Maharashtra and Karnataka over Belgaum and other border areas which is pending before the Supreme Court for many years. Thackeray also announced the government will meet the lawyers representing Maharashtra in the court soon.
Ajit told me Sharad Pawar knew of his NCP+BJP plans: Devendra Fadnavis
Asked if Sharad Pawar was indeed aware of the deal, Fadnavis said: “This you will have to ask Ajit Pawar. He told me he knew. I can only say that there were things behind the scenes and between the lines that will be revealed at an appropriate time.” He added that everything had also not been revealed about Sharad Pawar’s meeting with PM Narendra Modi shortly before Ajit’s rebellion.
Maharashtra: Around 400 Shiv Sena workers join BJP in Mumbai
Around 400 Shiv Sena workers joined BJP on Dec 04. They joined BJP at an event organised in Mumbai’s Dharavi. Recently Shiv Sena quits allia...
Uddhav Thackeray meets Modi for first time after becoming CM
It was the two leaders' first meeting after Thackeray broke away from ally BJP and formed a Shiv Sena-led government in Maharashtra with the support of the Congress and NCP last month. The prime minister will be attending the national conference of director generals and inspector generals of police which is being held in Pune.
Won't support Bill till we get clarity on Sena queries: Uddhav Thackeray
The Lok Sabha passed the Bill, which seeks to provide Indian citizenship to non-Muslim refugees coming from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan after facing religious persecution there, a little past midnight on Monday after a heated debate that lasted over seven hours.
Our stand vindicated, NCP says on ACB's clean chit to Ajit Pawar
"Ajit Pawar or any other minister did not commit any irregularity. The BJP's false campaign is getting exposed now. We are happy that truth is coming out before the people," NCP chief spokesperson Nawab Malik said.
Why BJP took 5 years to realise Pawar's experience? Shiv Sena
An editorial in Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' on Wednesday sought to know what benefit the BJP was trying to seek from the NCP, which the saffron party leaders earlier called as the "Naturally Corrupt Party". It also said that had the NCP won less than "55 seats" in the Maharashtra Assembly polls, the BJP would not have tried to make friendly overtures to Pawar's party.
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