SC: Uddhav can’t be reinstated, Shinde to stay as CM; but “govt formation illegal”

In a major blow to Uddhav Thackeray, the Supreme Court ruled on Thursday that the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government in Maharashtra cannot be reinstated, as the then Chief Minister had voluntarily resigned from his position prior to facing a floor test. The court, however, acknowledged that Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari had made an […]

‘Real Shiv Sena’ urges media to not refer to it as Shinde-faction

After the Lok Sabha Secretariat allotted the Shiv Sena office in Parliament House to the Eknath Shinde-led faction, the party released a press note urging media to not refer to it as “Shinde-faction”. In a press note released on Tuesday Shiv Sena said, “As per the Election Commission’s February 17 decision, it is requested that […]