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Maharashtra Assembly polls: Narayan Rane merges outfit MSP with BJP

Rane served as chief minister of the Sena-BJP government in 1999, but got expelled from the Sena in 2005 for revolting against Uddhav Thackeray.

Narayan Rane interview: ‘Ready to improve relations with Shiv Sena’

Maharashtra elections: It is not only in Konkan, I will be useful in the entire Maharashtra... Anyone will try to increase the base of their party, says Narayan Rane.

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Former Maharashtra CM Narayan Rane: Decision to go to Rajya Sabha not mine

In another jibe at the ruling coalition, Rane remarked, “While in the ruling party, sometimes you have to speak in support of something you are not entirely convinced about.”

BJP-Sena alliance: Post deal, former Maharashtra CM Narayan Rane draws first blood

Rane used a popular Marathi phrase to describe the coming together of the two warring allies. “Tujhe majhe jamane, tujyashivay karmena (They can’t get along, but can’t survive without each other either).”

With BJP-Shiv Sena in alliance talks in Maharashtra, Rane throws hat in poll ring

BJP MP Narayan Rane announced that he has decided to contest the Lok Sabha poll independently. The announcement came a day after state CM Devendra Fadnavis and Revenue Minister Chandrakant Patil held seat-sharing talks with Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray

Maharashtra: High Court quashes FIR against Narayan Rane, two others

The FIR was filed in 2002 following a complaint by NCP leader Padmakar Valvi, who had accused the three of attempting to topple then Vilasrao Deshmukh government in the state.

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Why is Shiv Sena panicked over Narayan Rane's RS nomination, asks BJP

The Shiv Sena on Tuesday asked how Rane be the ally BJP's candidate for Rajya Sabha from Maharashtra when he is not a member of the saffron party.

BJP offers Narayan Rane Rajya Sabha seat

Narayan Rane, who leads the Maharashtra Swabhiman Paksha, confirmed, “I have been offered (a) Rajya Sabha seat. I have sought some time from them to convey my decision.”

Narayan Rane meets Amit Shah, fuels talk of entry into Rajya Sabha

Sources said the BJP’s central leadership also wants to utilise a veteran like him in the 2019 elections, when the BJP may have to face a tough fight to retain its dominance in Maharashtra.

BJP president Amit Shah offered me Rajya Sabha seat, says Narayan Rane

'I have not yet decided about the Rajya Sabha seat offer from Amit Shah," Narayan Rane said, even as nobody from the BJP came forward to corroborate his claim.

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