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A betrayal in the offing: Why Congress should give a second thought to allying with Shiv Sena

To see the Congress’s compromise with the Shiv Sena, which was the first to have proudly claimed responsibility for the demolition of the Babri Masjid, was the last thing one could have imagined. By considering doing so, it has made it clear that the language of Hindutva will now be the common political language.

Waiting in the wings: Sena's new Maha power balance

Ties with BJP have been strained. But is that what explains the Shiv Sena going for broke in Maharashtra? Or is it part of the churning within the party, seeking to expand its base and in midst of a generation change, seven years after Bal Thackeray’s death? The Indian Express report on a new Maharashtra power balance


Sena won't attend Nov 17 NDA meet in Delhi, break-up a formality now: Raut

Another Shiv Sena Lok Sabha MP Vinayak Raut said they are not attending the meeting because they have not been invited. Sunday, November 17, also happens to be the death anniversary of Sena founder Bal Thackeray.

Maharashtra: Sena sits at table with Congress and NCP for a common agenda

The Sena’s legislative party leader Eknath Shinde, who attended the meeting, said that “a draft of the CMP had been readied, which will be shared with the leadership of the three parties”.

Express daily briefing: Credit growth slows to a crawl in industry, services; SC verdict on disqualification of Karnataka MLAs; and more

From the imposition of President's rule in Maharashtra to the Supreme Court's verdict today on a batch of petitions challenging the disqualification of 17 Karnataka MLAs of the Congress and JDS, here are the top news today.

President’s Rule in Maharashtra, Congress & NCP reach out to Sena with a plan

With the BJP expressing its inability to form the government in the state, and the Shiv Sena and NCP unable to show him the numbers, the Governor decided to act.


Maharashtra Governor to BJP: Indicate willingness, ability to form govt

The BJP core committee will meet on Sunday to decide on the future course of action, the party said, adding that a reply will have to be sent to the Governor within the next 48 hours.

Maharashtra: All eyes on Congress top brass; Pawar calls party meet on Nov 12

The Congress, which won 44 seats in the Maharashtra polls, has shifted most of its MLAs to a luxury resort, Buena Vista, in Congress-ruled Rajasthan, after alleging that the BJP had been luring its legislators with money.

'Did not even spare PM': Devendra Fadnavis hits out at Sena for remarks on BJP leaders

While there has been no headway in the formation of the government in the state even on the 14th day since the declaration of Assembly poll results, Fadnavis said that "he has been asked to continue as acting chief minister by the Governor".

Top news today evening: Devendra Fadnavis resigns as Maharashtra CM, govt strips Gandhi family of SPG cover and more

Top news today evening: From Devendra Fadnavis resigning as Maharashtra chief minister, to the government stripping Gandhi family of SPG security cover, here's the top news today evening.

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Eye for Detail 15: The importance of Kartarpur corridor, Implant Files and the Maratha reservation

This week we look at the importance of the Kartarpur corridor between India and Pakistan, why you should pay attention to the revelations from Implant Files and what the Maratha reservation could lead to.

Maharashtra Govt. allots 653 acres land to Patanjali trust

Nagpur, Feb 24 (ANI): Divulging details about the 653 acres of land allotted by the Maharashtra Government to Patanjali trust, Managing Director Acharya Balkrishna said the company will help the farmers get right value for their harvest. Balkrishna added that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Central minister Nitin Gadkari showed positive reaction and have agreed to help us.