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  • BJP's unstoppable juggernaut is getting a battering from within

    BJP’s juggernaut has hit a major hurdle. The party, which came to power promising change in the name of transparent and non-corrupt governance, finds itself in a tight spot, not only at the Centre but also in Maharashtra, where it is in a post-poll alliance with the Shiv Sena

  • Fake degrees have become a political trend: Uddhav Thackeray

    Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray took potshots at the BJP here today and said that it has become a trend to display fake degrees

  • Shiv Sena backs Rakesh Maria over his meeting with Lalit Modi

    Hitting out at its ally BJP, the Shiv Sena today asked why the government was not backing Mumbai Police Commissioner Rakesh Maria the same way as it was doing so in the case of its leaders Sushma Swaraj and Vasundhra Raje 

  • BJP-Sena: Work together, not against each other

    According to Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray, some 600 villages in Maharashtra don’t have electricity and thousands of villages don’t get clean drinking water

  • Miffed Sena to step out of BJP's shadow with welfare projects

    Unhappy with its portfolios in the state government and feeling neglected by the BJP, the Shiv Sena will now take matters into its own hands and launch a year-long multi-pronged development programme to connect with citizens

  • Be party to constructive work

    Recently, this paper had carried a report about how the Shiv Sena is fuming after Mumbai Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Ashish Shelar went to town with hoardings thanking CM Devendra Fadnavis and PM Narendra Modi for helping the coastal road project to take off

  • Mumbai: Sena, BJP squabble over credit for coastal road project

    Shiv Sena is fuming after Mumbai BJP president Ashish Shelar put up hoardings thanking CM Devendra Fadnavis, PM Narendra Modi for helping project take off; claims it was their chief Uddhav Thackeray's idea

  • Resentment among Shiv Sena legislators about BJP-led state govt

    There was a strong resentment among Shiv Sena legislators in Maharashtra about the style of functioning of BJP-led state government, a source said today

  • Shiv Sena's stand on key issues inconsistent, says NCP

    A day after Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said both BJP and Shiv Sena were close to finding a common ground on the Land Acquisition Bill, NCP today accused the Uddhav Thackeray-led party of practising "double standards" and often changing stand on crucial issues

  • After BJP vs Shiv Sena, it's BJP vs BJP in Maharashtra cabinet

    State Excise Minister Eknath Khadse has accused his BJP colleague, Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar, of stalling his ministry’s proposal to appoint a consultant; Mungantiwar says he got no such proposal and that it may have been held back by bureaucrats in his ministry

  • Vidarbha, Jaitapur bring saffron allies closer

    Last week, the BJP and Shiv Sena gave each other reason for cheer, which was especially significant given the BJP’s resolve expressed at its state convention in Kolhapur that the party must do away with the Sena’s crutches and ensure absolute majority on its own in the next Maharashtra Assembly polls

  • Mumbai: BJP willing to join hands with Shiv Sena in BMC polls

    At a meeting of BJP’s state leaders in Kolhapur over the weekend, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said the current partners in Mumbai’s civic body would contest the elections, to be held in 2017, together

  • Squabbling with BJP affected performance of Sena ministers:NCP

    Seeking to drive a wedge, the opposition NCP today said almost all cabinet ministers of Shiv Sena have failed to deliver so far due to "infighting" with their alliance partner BJP which heads Maharashtra government.

  • Shiv Sena to intensify stir against Jaitapur N-plant

    A day after warning its ally BJP not to "impose" the Jaitapur nuclear power plant on Maharashtra, the Shiv Sena on Thursday decided to intensify the agitation against the upcoming 9,900 MW project in coastal Ratnagiri

  • Shiv Sena yet to come out of opposition mindset, says Eknath Khadse

    Even as Shiv Sena today questioned Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' claim of having sought financial help from the Centre over farmer suicides, the BJP today hit back at its ally saying the party is yet to come out of its "opposition mindset"

  • Shiv Sena, BJP spar over central aid to crisis-hit farmers

    Shiv Sena today lashed out at BJP-led governments in the state and the Centre saying it "will not hesitate to sit on the head of the Maharashtara government" over the issue of farmers' suicides and relief to crop growers hit by unseasonal rains neither bow down before it

  • Shiv Sena hits out at BJP over farmer suicides in Maharashtra

    The Shiv Sena on Tuesday lashed out at its ally BJP over the issue of farmer suicides in Maharashtra and questioned the claims of Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis of having sought financial help from the Centre to tackle the crisis

  • Shiv Sena man elected Aurangabad Mayor

    Shiv Sena's Trimbak Tupe was today elected Aurangabad Mayor after ally BJP withdrew its candidate for the poll saying it has withdrawn its nominee "in the larger social interest"

  • NMMC elections: Ganesh Naik retains hold on Navi Mumbai

    NCP wins 52 out of 111 seats; BJP manages only 6 seats out of the 43 it had contested; rebel candidates eat into the vote share of the saffron alliance

  • Will Navi Mumbai polls save face for NCP's Naik?

    Or, will the BJP-Shiv Sena tie-up deliver the goods for the alliance in the upcoming NMMC elections?