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Shiv Sena Leaders Return to Mumbai After Meeting BJP Leaders in Delhi

After the discussions over the government formation in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena leaders Anil Desai and Subhash Desai returned to Mumbai on Wednesday for a brief Diwali break, hoping to resume talks next week. According to reports, both Shiv Sena leaders met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and BJP general secretary JP Nadda on Tuesday evening. The leaders are likely to visit ...

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Congress Denies Sharad Pawar’s Statement on Support to Shiv Sena

The Congress Party in Maharashtra on Tuesday denied the Nationalist Party Chief (NCP) Sharad Pawar’s statement that the Congress had proposed the support to NCP for the formation of Shiv-Sena led government in the state. On Monday, while speaking in the newly elected Members of Legislative Assembly meeting, Pawar said, “Indeed, there was a proposal for the formation of a ...

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Government to Run Cleanliness Campaign in Schools From November 14 to 16

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has declared that the government will run cleanliness campaign in every school from November 14 to November 16, on Monday. Addressing a rally in Hisar in Haryana, Modi said, “On 14th November, when we celebrate the 125th birth anniversary of Pandit Nehru, all the schools should be given lessons on cleanliness.” To take forward the mission ...

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Shiv Sena Questions Modi’s Respect to Bal Thackeray, Accuses for Breaking Alliance

Despite Narendra Modi denied to citicise the former ally with Shiv Sena at a poll rally ‘with respect to the late Bal Thackeray’, Sena questioned his respect for Thackeray on Monday. Sena hit on BJP, blaming it for bringing an end to the 25-year-old alliance between the parties and accused it of trying to divide Maharashtra. Sena asked where his ...

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It’s Official! BJP, Shiv Sena Talks Fail, Both to Go Solo in Maharashtra Poll

As reported in our columns last week, it was BJP which has finally given up talks on poll alliance in Maharashtra with Shiv Sena, ending the so-called "ideological bond" between the two saffron outfits and BJP party chief Amit Shah has cancelled his visit to Mumbai sending the signals clearly. The division will mean both parties will contest all the ...

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