July 05, 2022 7:17 pm
On Monday, after winning the trust vote in the Assembly, Chief minister Eknath Shinde said the BJP and the Shiv Sena led by him will together win more than 200 seats in the next Assembly polls and if that does not happen, he will go back to farming.
November 16, 2019 8:52 pm
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.
November 11, 2019 9:28 am
Hours after caretaker Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis met Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari to say that he doesn’t have the numbers to stake a claim, BJP leaders said the move will send a positive message to the cadre as well as the voters.
November 07, 2019 3:30 pm
The BJP and Shiv Sena contested the recently-held state Assembly polls under the aegis of 'Mahayuti' (grand alliance) along with some smaller allies.
November 07, 2019 6:11 pm
"I don't want to break the alliance, but I want the BJP to implement what was decided during the Lok Sabha elections," Thackeray told a meeting of Sena MLAs held in Mumbai today.
October 25, 2019 10:26 am
As the results came in, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis conceded his party’s failure to contain “rebels” which, he said, held back the BJP from reaching its target. As many as 30 rebels (of the BJP-Sena) have adversely affected the electoral fortunes of the party.
September 10, 2019 6:22 pm
Though a formal seat-sharing deal between the saffron allies is yet to be finalised, political circles are abuzz with various mathematical combinations over the hassling to seal the deal.
June 20, 2019 2:32 am
Fadnavis, who spoke before Thackeray, was more circumspect and said that the priority of both the Sena and BJP workers should be to ensure that the alliance won with a thumping majority in the upcoming elections.
June 03, 2019 9:04 pm
The Sena's attack came after official data released Friday said India's economic growth rate slowed to a five-year low of 5.8 per cent in January-March 2018-19 due to poor performance in agriculture and manufacturing sectors.