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Explained: How Akbaruddin Owaisi’s visit to Aurangzeb’s tomb in Aurangabad sparked a political slugfest
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Explained: How Akbaruddin Owaisi’s visit to Aurangzeb’s tomb in Aurangabad sparked a political slugfest

The Shiv Sena, BJP and MNS slammed Akbaruddin Owaisi for glorifying Aurangzeb by visiting his tomb in Maharashtra's Aurangabad district. The BJP also came down heavily on the ruling coalition for not taking action against the Telangana MLA for his 'seditious' act

Will bring down MVA's 'Babri-like structure', vows Devendra Fadnavis
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Will bring down MVA's 'Babri-like structure', vows Devendra Fadnavis

A row over Hanuman Chalisa and Azaan has heated up the political atmosphere in Maharashtra

Ask your leaders where Shiv Sena was during Babri demolition: Sanjay Raut tells BJP
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Ask your leaders where Shiv Sena was during Babri demolition: Sanjay Raut tells BJP

Devendra Fadnavis said he was present in Ayodhya when the Babri structure was brought down, and claimed no Sena leader was there when it happened

Maharashtra: BJP boycotts all-party meeting to discuss use of loudspeakers
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Maharashtra: BJP boycotts all-party meeting to discuss use of loudspeakers

Devendra Fadnavis said his party's stand is very clear on the issue - that directions given by courts in the matter should be followed strictly

Nagpur: ED searches house of lawyer who filed pleas against Devendra Fadnavis; takes him, his brother for questioning
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Nagpur: ED searches house of lawyer who filed pleas against Devendra Fadnavis; takes him, his brother for questioning

Uke is also the lawyer of Maharashtra Congress chief Nana Patole, who has filed a Rs 500 crore defamation suit in a civil court against IPS officer Rashmi Shukla and others for alleged illegal tapping of his phone

Anna Hazare set for hunger strike on Maharashtra’s wine policy: Uncorking new proposal, why people are angry
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Anna Hazare set for hunger strike on Maharashtra’s wine policy: Uncorking new proposal, why people are angry

The Maha Vikas Aghadi government in the state has decided to allow the sale of wine at supermarkets and walk-in stores with an area over 1,000 square feet

Supreme Court overturns Maharashtra Speaker's one-year suspension order of 12 BJP MLAs, calls it ‘unconstitutional and illegal’
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Supreme Court overturns Maharashtra Speaker's one-year suspension order of 12 BJP MLAs, calls it ‘unconstitutional and illegal’

The 12 BJP MLAs had been suspended for a year in July 2021 for their alleged unruly and threatening behaviour towards the Speaker

‘Wasted years, Hindutva only on paper’: From oldest allies to rivals, how BJP and Shiv Sena's ties have transformed
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‘Wasted years, Hindutva only on paper’: From oldest allies to rivals, how BJP and Shiv Sena's ties have transformed

The hostility between the two parties came to a head on Monday when Devendra Fadnavis said that the Shiv Sena’s Hindutva is merely on paper and doesn't go beyond speeches in response to Uddhav Thackeray’s ‘wasted 25 years’ comment

Won't comment on Sameer Wankhede till 9 December, Nawab Malik tells Bombay HC
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Won't comment on Sameer Wankhede till 9 December, Nawab Malik tells Bombay HC

This came just hours after the NCP leader accused Sameer Wankhede of forging his mother's death certificate

Maharashtra: Police impose curfew in Amravati after stone-pelting incidents
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Maharashtra: Police impose curfew in Amravati after stone-pelting incidents

Except for medical emergencies, people are not allowed to come out of their houses. Similarly, gathering of more than five people is not allowed

Amruta Fadnavis seeks apology from Nawab Malik for tweets linking her with `drug peddler'
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Amruta Fadnavis seeks apology from Nawab Malik for tweets linking her with `drug peddler'

The notice, sent through Parinam Law Associates, claimed that Malik tarnished Amruta Fadnavis and her family's image

Nawab Malik's son-in-law sends legal notice to Devendra Fadnavis for levelling 'defamatory, false allegations' against him
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Nawab Malik's son-in-law sends legal notice to Devendra Fadnavis for levelling 'defamatory, false allegations' against him

Sameer Khan has also demanded Rs 5 crore in damages on account of "mental torture, agony and financial loss”

'Couldn’t even burst a small cracker': BJP dismisses Nawab Malik's 'hydrogen bomb' allegations
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'Couldn’t even burst a small cracker': BJP dismisses Nawab Malik's 'hydrogen bomb' allegations

The NCP leader claimed that former Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis had links with the underworld and swept under the carpet a case of seized fake notes

Fadnavis claims Malik has underworld links; will drop 'hydrogen bomb' on BJP leader tomorrow, retorts NCP leader
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Fadnavis claims Malik has underworld links; will drop 'hydrogen bomb' on BJP leader tomorrow, retorts NCP leader

As Fadnavis alleged that Nawab Malik and his family entered into land deals with people linked to underworld, Malik hit back saying the former Maharashtra chief minister was maligning his image

Will soon unveil Nawab Malik's connections with the underworld, claims Devendra Fadnavis
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Will soon unveil Nawab Malik's connections with the underworld, claims Devendra Fadnavis

Maharashtra cabinet minister Malik had alleged that Devendra Fadnavis has relations with Jaydeep Rana who is involved in drugs trafficking cases

'Extortion its only agenda': Devendra Fadnavis says MVA most corrupt govt in Maharashtra's history
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'Extortion its only agenda': Devendra Fadnavis says MVA most corrupt govt in Maharashtra's history

He made the statements a day after Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray launched a no-holds-barred attack on the BJP during the Shiv Sena's Dussehra rally in Nagpur

Narayan Rane controversy takes an ugly turn as Sena, BJP workers clash; all you need to know
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Narayan Rane controversy takes an ugly turn as Sena, BJP workers clash; all you need to know

Rane had slammed Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray alleging that the Sena leader had forgotten what year India earned its Independence during his I-Day speech.

Narayan Rane's arrest over
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Narayan Rane's arrest over "slap Thackeray" remark justified, says Mahad court

Four FIRs were lodged against the Union leader in Maharashtra over his remarks, which triggered a political row and protests across the state on Tuesday

Narayan Rane gets late night bail after arrest over 'would have slapped Uddhav Thackeray' remark
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Narayan Rane gets late night bail after arrest over 'would have slapped Uddhav Thackeray' remark

Narayan Rane's remarks against Uddhav Thackeray set off protests in Mumbai and several other cities which included pelting of stones and vandalising offices of BJP in some areas by Shiv Sena cadres

Maharashtra Police arrest Union minister Narayan Rane for remarks on slapping Uddhav Thackeray
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Maharashtra Police arrest Union minister Narayan Rane for remarks on slapping Uddhav Thackeray

Rane was taken to the Sangameshwar police station after being taken into custody. There were reports that the BJP leader complained of high blood pressure and sugar levels and a doctor was called to examine him