Supreme Court dismisses plea challenging post-poll alliance in Maharashtra between Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress
The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a plea challenging the post-poll alliance of Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress in Maharashtra to form the government.
Supreme Court to hear petition challenging post-poll Maha Vikas Aghadi between Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress
The Supreme Court will on Friday hear a petition seeking the post-poll alliance between Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress in Maharashtra to be declared unconstitutional and null and void
The next mayor of Mumbai will be elected on 8 March, at the first meeting of the new House, civic officials said here on Wednesday.
The fractured mandate in the BMC election has made allies-turned-rivals Shiv Sena and BJP stake claim to power in the civic body and speculations are rife over the permutation and combination of elected members of various political parties for alignment to reach the figure of 114 in the House of 227.
The BJP's resounding victory in the civic polls in Maharashtra has further strengthened Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, who led his party's campaign from the front after deciding to go alone without tying up with the Shiv Sena, according to political observers.
The report claims that the apology, public or private since the BJP doesn't mind either way, isn't the only thing the Sena must give up.
BJP ally Republican Party of India (Athavale) on Sunday said no government in Maharashtra was possible without the support of Shiv Sena.
BJP rejected the possibility of giving CM's post to Shiv Sena in Maharashtra, saying "government will be led by us".
It will be an insult to BJP and voters, Prakash Javadekar said when asked about possibility of BJP allying with NCP to form the government in Maharashtra.
The Delhi HC dismissed a PIL opposing the practice of forging post-poll alliances to gain power on the ground that electors were being kept in the dark.