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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.

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.

Rane scouts for safe seat, visits Nashik

The Nashik local urban body seat is one of the 21 Legislative Council seats that will go to polls in 2018.

Narayan Rane will be given cabinet berth from BJP quota: CM Devendra Fadnavis

Dismissing the Shiv Sena’s opposition to Rane being given a cabinet berth, CM said, “The cabinet berth to Rane would be given from the BJP quota. So there is no reason why the Sena should have any objection.”

Bypoll to Maharashtra council seat vacated by Narayan Rane on December 7

The filing of nominations will begin on November 20 and the last date for it is November 27, according to the schedule put out by the ECI on its website.