Friday, 7 October, 2022
TopicMaharashtra govt formation

Topic: Maharashtra govt formation

Uddhav Thackeray says Sena, Congress, NCP will work out a formula to form Maharashtra govt

Referring to the President's rule imposed in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said the Governor has now given them 6 months to decide on the govt formation.

Between Sena’s immaturity & BJP’s insecurity, Maharashtra’s political circus is now a farce

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President’s rule imposed in Maharashtra as stalemate over govt formation remains

The Union cabinet had earlier cleared the imposition of President’s Rule, hours before the Governor’s deadline to NCP to prove majority expired.

#TumSENAhoPayega — Maharashtra crisis plays out on social media with memes & jokes

Before President's Rule was imposed Tuesday, govt formation in Maharashtra turned out to be a potboiler with new twists & turns each hour in the past week.

Shiv Sena moves Supreme Court against Maharashtra Governor as govt formation talks continue

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had rejected the Shiv Sena's request for three days to prove its claim to form government.

Cabinet clears President’s Rule in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena moves SC against Governor

The Governor's move to recommend President's Rule is believed to have come after NCP wrote to him asking for more time to secure its numbers.

How Uddhav Thackeray shed his Rahul Gandhi image to be a Shiv Sena leader in his own right

In the tussle over Maharashtra’s CM post, Shiv Sena chief has emerged as the true kingmaker and shown to BJP he is done playing second fiddle.

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A woman walks past the logo of the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI), at its headquarters in Mumbai, India | Reuters

SEBI orders Indian credit agency Brickwork Ratings to shut down

The Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) cancelled the certificate of registration of the credit rating agency due to repeated lapses in the functioning.


Rescue operation underway after an army aviation Cheetah helicopter flying in the forward area near Tawang crashed during a routine sortie Wednesday | ANI

Multiple military & civilian chopper crashes in past years highlight a disturbing trend for India

An Indian Army Aviation Cheetah helicopter crashed Wednesday. Several such crashes over past few yrs have jolted the military. Non-military sphere, too, has encountered many crashes.

India’s hijab supporters will lose even if they win SC battle. Because the real war is political

In a highly polarised time, cornered minorities tend to lean back and protect the roots and fundamentals of what is so dear to them. Politically, it can often be a bad trap.