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Eknath Khadse

Eknath Khadse quits BJP, blames Fadnavis for his decision; BJP expresses regret

Khadse (68) blamed Fadnavis for "trying to destroy his life" and political career

22 Oct 2020 12:50 AM

Maharashtra top brass holds grudges, says Eknath Khadse

Venting his anger while addressing the gathering, Mr Khadse said that Pankaja will continue to remain with the party.

13 Dec 2019 2:14 AM

Disgruntled Khadse meets Pawa

Khadse hails from the Leva Patil community, which falls under the OBC category in Maharashtra.

10 Dec 2019 2:02 AM

Eknath Khadse submits ‘proof’ to Chandrakant Patil

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is holding region-wise review meetings to get to the bottom of its defeat in Maharashtra.

08 Dec 2019 3:02 AM

BJP rubbishes rumours of MLAs planning to quit

Meanwhile, disillusioned OBC leaders of the party met at former minister Eknath Khadse’s residence on Thursday.

06 Dec 2019 3:50 AM


Sidelined Eknath Khadse meets sulking Pankaja Munde

BJP leaders such as Chandrakant Patil, Babanrao Lonikar and Ram Shinde, too, had met Ms Munde and made it clear that she was not leaving the party.

05 Dec 2019 1:38 AM

Insiders responsible for Rohini’s loss, says Eknath Khadse

Earlier too, Mr Khadse had slammed Mr Fadnavis’ decision to form the government with the support of NCP leader Ajit Pawar.

04 Dec 2019 3:32 AM

‘BJP should not have allied with Ajit Pawar after alleging scam role’

Speaking with Sonu Shrivastava, the Muktainagar strongman spoke about a range of issues relating to the recent elections.

01 Dec 2019 7:28 AM

Eknath Khadse, anti-Fadnavis camp gunning for ex-CM

According to sources, the latest fiasco has dented Mr Fadnavis’ image.

28 Nov 2019 5:46 AM

'Leaders like me could've helped BJP win more seats': Khadse

The BJP won 105 seats in the October 21 state polls to the 288-member House.

27 Nov 2019 4:43 PM


Fadnavis’ stock takes a hit as Maha mess grows

This is only the third time President’s Rule has been imposed in Maharashtra, after 1980 and 2014.

13 Nov 2019 1:46 AM

Make public whatever was ‘decided’ between BJP-Shiv Sena: Eknath Khadse

The BJP and the Shiv Sena are locked in a tug-of-war over the issue of the chief minister’s post, resulting in stalemate in govt formation.

08 Nov 2019 8:52 AM

BJP's central leadership behind decision to deny tickets Tawde, Mehta and Bawankule: Sources

Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis opposed Eknath Khadse’s candidature, said a senior BJP leader.

06 Oct 2019 5:22 AM

In 4th list, BJP drops Khadse but fields daughter; Tawde also dropped

Party sources said it was made clear to him that he would not be given ticket this time.

04 Oct 2019 10:52 AM

BJP snubs 12 lawmakers, rewards turncoats in 1st list

In Mumbai, the BJP has fielded 12 candidates out of 36 seats. The party also fielded 11 candidates in Pune district, which has a total 21 seats.

02 Oct 2019 2:24 AM


Eknath Khadse questions case against Sharad Pawar, embarasses BJP

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar Wednesday denied charges of corruption in the Maharashtra State Cooperative Bank scam.

26 Sep 2019 3:44 AM

Congress-NCP leaders joining party for ‘selfish reasons’: Eknath Khadse

He also said that Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis has 'washing powder' using which he 'cleans' such leaders.

02 Sep 2019 11:13 AM

Devendra Fadnavis mum over Eknath Khadse’s future in party

The two leaders shared the dais at Bhusaval Saturday during Mr Fadnavis’ Maha Janadesh Yatra.

25 Aug 2019 3:54 AM

Eknath Khadse cautions BJP on turncoats

There has been an exodus of leaders from the Opposition camp in Maharashtra.

16 Aug 2019 2:30 AM

Eknath Khadse not in BJP poll committee

The BJP on Thursday announced the Lok Sabha general election management committee for state.

15 Mar 2019 2:38 AM