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Eknath Shinde

AA Edit | Thorny quota for Marathas

Maharashtra's push for a 10% Maratha quota raises legal and fairness concerns, pushing the reservation system's limits

22 Feb 2024 12:19 AM

Maharashtra govt approves bill to extend 10% reservation to Marathas

Following the 10 per cent reservation for the Maratha community, the total reservation in Maharashtra will go up to 72 per cent

21 Feb 2024 1:53 AM

AA Edit | Sena vs Sena: Speaker’s ruling open to challenge

The Speaker upheld Eknath Shinde faction as the real Shiv Sena and maintaining the status quo after the split without disqualifying anyone

12 Jan 2024 12:06 AM

Shinde-led group real Shiv Sena: Narwekar

Narwekar dismisses all disqualification petitions filed against Shiv Sena MLAs and three independent MLAs

11 Jan 2024 2:37 AM

Shinde Declares Loan Waiver to 6.56 Lakh Farmers

“Crops on 9.75 lakh hectares have been damaged as per primary reports.We will be paying Rs 2k crore to farmers,”Shinde said in Vidhan Sabha

19 Dec 2023 1:36 AM


Fadnavis says Maharashtra seat sharing not yet finalised

According to sources, Shiv Sena wants at least 18 seats it had won in 2019 while NCP will not agree to contest fewer seats than Shiv Sena

28 Nov 2023 1:38 AM

Sunil Gatade | Maratha quota issue unravels like ‘time bomb’ in Maha politics

The issue has taken centre-stage with the emergence of Manoj Jarange Patil from the backward Marathwada region.

06 Nov 2023 12:05 AM

AA Edit | Maratha quota poser for Shinde

The demand for a Maratha quota started in the 1980s coinciding with the Mandal Commission debate.

01 Nov 2023 11:53 PM

Anita Katyal | Shinde feeling shaky on top; the making of Ravi Bishnoi

Ajit Pawar is again back as deputy chief minister along with a downgraded Mr Fadnavis.

09 Jul 2023 12:44 AM

AA Edit | Should India’s politicians have a retirement age?

It is a question the people of India have been asking, too, but in vain, when it comes to the unending careers of politicians.

08 Jul 2023 12:10 AM


Shikha Mukerjee | Diversity vs homogeneity, as Pawar play rocks Maha

The bottom line seems to be regardless of how many MLAs Ajit Pawar can parade at his meeting, he cannot afford to supplant Sharad Pawar.

07 Jul 2023 12:07 AM

AA Edit | Uncertainty lies ahead as Maha in political ferment

The NCP is part of an overarching opposition agenda, where Sharad Pawar continues to be a much respected voice.

04 Jul 2023 12:05 AM

NCP's Ajit Pawar does an Eknath Shinde, takes oath as Maharashtra deputy CM

Eight NCP legislators also sworn in as ministers at the ceremony held at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai

03 Jul 2023 12:34 AM

AA Edit | Maha verdict exposes gov’s misdeeds, boost for Uddhav

Article 356 of the Constitution gives the governor and the Union government a say in the running of governments in states

13 May 2023 12:15 AM

Sunil Gatade | Karnataka’s poll result may upset calculations for Lok Sabha 2024

The PM is eyeing a third term, and strangely it is looking like the road to New Delhi will lie via Bengaluru

27 Apr 2023 12:05 AM


Dilip Cherian | Wrong priorities: Why deluxe flats with public funds for Maha babus?

The decision has been criticised, as Yashodhan is one of the most sought-after government residences by IAS and IPS officers

23 Mar 2023 12:00 AM

Nilanjan Mukhopadhyay | Will boost for Shinde Sena be a boon or curse for BJP?

Part of the BJP’s troubles in Maharashtra is the result of its domineering stance towards allies.

27 Feb 2023 12:50 AM

Eknath Shinde calls crucial meeting of Shiv Sena national executive

This would be the first party-level meeting to be chaired by Shinde, after the EC's decision on the name and symbol of Shiv Sena

21 Feb 2023 11:37 AM

Uddhav Thackeray faction of Shiv Sena moves SC against EC decision

Senior advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi mentioned the matter before a bench headed by Chief Justice DY Chandrachud

20 Feb 2023 12:31 PM

Rs 2,000 cr deal to 'purchase' Shiv Sena name and symbol, claims Sanjay Raut

MLA Sada Sarvankar from the camp led by Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde dismissed the claim

19 Feb 2023 12:54 PM