After Supreme Court Verdict, Disqualified Karnataka MLAs Prep For Bypolls

BS Yediyurappa hinted that the MLAs will contest bypolls to fill the constituencies (File) Bengaluru:  The Karnataka MLAs whose rebellion led to the Congress-Janata Dal Secular (JDS) government crashing in July, setting the stage for the BJP’s takeover, remain disqualified but they can contest polls, the Supreme Court said today. Soon after, Chief Minister BS … Read moreAfter Supreme Court Verdict, Disqualified Karnataka MLAs Prep For Bypolls

“Couldn’t Accept Sena’s Demands,” Says Amit Shah On Maharashtra Turmoil

Mumbai:  BJP chief Amit Shah today rejected the Shiv Sena’s claim that it was promised rotational chief ministership after winning the Maharashtra elections, saying that its ally had simply come up with post-electoral conditions that could not be accepted. “Before the elections, both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and I had said many times in public … Read more“Couldn’t Accept Sena’s Demands,” Says Amit Shah On Maharashtra Turmoil

Chief Minister’s Job Among NCP’s Conditions For Partnering Sena: Sources

Sharad Pawar said President’s Rule has given them more time to negotiate with the Sena. Mumbai:  Despite the declaration of President’s Rule in Maharashtra earlier today, the Shiv Sena is still in negotiations with the Congress and Sharad Pawar’s NCP to work out a political coalition capable of governing the state. According to sources, among … Read moreChief Minister’s Job Among NCP’s Conditions For Partnering Sena: Sources

Q2 loan growth falls to DeMo lows: Credit Suisse

Continuing credit crunch with loan growth dropping to demonetisation lows of 6 per cent in the July-September quarter is expected to prolong recovery of economic activity in the country, financial services company Credit Suisse has indicated in a report. The report, which has tracked the developments in the Indian financial sector, has said that in … Read moreQ2 loan growth falls to DeMo lows: Credit Suisse

BJP Declares Receiving Donations Over Rs 700 Crore In FY 2018-19

The BJP received donations from individuals, companies as well as electoral trusts. New Delhi:  The ruling BJP has disclosed receiving over Rs 700 crore in donations through cheques and online payments during financial year 2018-19, with electoral trust managed by Tatas contributing half of the money. Tatas-controlled Progressive Electoral Trust gave Rs 356 crore in … Read moreBJP Declares Receiving Donations Over Rs 700 Crore In FY 2018-19

BJP, Shiv Sena End 28-Year-Old Alliance Over Maharashtra Deadlock

The BJP has said that it had never agreed to share the post of chief minister with Shiv Sena. New Delhi:  The BJP on Monday lost its oldest and the only major Hindutva ally as the Shiv Sena, its partner for more than three decades, walked out of the Modi government at the Centre. The … Read moreBJP, Shiv Sena End 28-Year-Old Alliance Over Maharashtra Deadlock

Sena Leader Resigns As Minister, Alleges That BJP Resorting To “Lies”

Shiv Sena leader Arvind Sawant displayed his resignation letter during the press conference. New Delhi:  Shiv Sena leader Arvind Sawant on Monday announced his resignation from the Union cabinet, saying there is no trust left and it would not be proper to continue as minister when a new government is being formed in Maharashtra. Addressing … Read moreSena Leader Resigns As Minister, Alleges That BJP Resorting To “Lies”

Sanjay Raut’s “Love Jihad” Swipe At BJP-Mehbooba Mufti Party Tie-Up

“A conspiracy is going on to keep Maharashtra under control through President’s rule,” he said. Mumbai:  Senior Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Monday said if the BJP was not willing to fulfill its promise of sharing the chief minister’s post in Maharashtra, there was no point in continuing the alliance. A day after Governor … Read moreSanjay Raut’s “Love Jihad” Swipe At BJP-Mehbooba Mufti Party Tie-Up

Congress May Do The Impossible, Back Shiv Sena In Maharashtra: Sources

The Congress leadership is undecided over support to the ideologically-opposed Shiv Sena. New Delhi:  The Congress may be coming around to the idea of backing the Shiv Sena in forming government in Maharashtra despite their huge ideological mismatch, sources said today as the party held a meeting of its decision-making group, the Working Committee (CWC), … Read moreCongress May Do The Impossible, Back Shiv Sena In Maharashtra: Sources

BJP refuses to accept Governor’s offer to form government in Maharashtra

The political drama in Maharashtra seems only to intensify after state BJP chief Chandrakant Patil, clearly indicating that the Bharatiya Janata party will not stake claim to form the government in the state. Accompanied by a host of BJP leaders met the media after the press conference, Chandrakant Patil said, “We had got a very … Read moreBJP refuses to accept Governor’s offer to form government in Maharashtra

BJP Releases First List Of 52 Candidates For Jharkhand Polls

Ranchi:  The BJP has announced a first list of 52 candidates ahead of elections in Jharkhand that are scheduled to begin at the end of the month. Chief Minister Raghubar Das will contest the Jamshedpur (East) seat while Jharkhand BJP chief Lakshman Gilua will fight from Chakradharpur. BJP President JP Nadda, who released the list, … Read moreBJP Releases First List Of 52 Candidates For Jharkhand Polls

“If Sena Pulls Down BJP…”: Sharad Pawar’s Party Hints Of “Alternative”

Nawab Malik also said that NCP will try to form an alternate government in Maharashtra Mumbai:  As the BJP hopes to form government in Maharashtra for a second term with Devendra Fadnavis in charge, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Nawab Malik has said his party will vote against the BJP on the floor of the … Read more“If Sena Pulls Down BJP…”: Sharad Pawar’s Party Hints Of “Alternative”

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