Tag: Eknath Shinde

Shinde faction gets 'two swords and a shield' as poll symbol
Shinde faction gets 'two swords and a shield' as poll symbol

Shinde had rebelled against Thackeray's leadership, claiming the support of 40 of the Shiv Sena's 55 MLAs and 12 of its 18 members in the Lok Sabha.

  • Tuesday, 11 October 2022
Election Commission
Symbol freeze row: Uddhav Thackeray approaches Delhi HC against EC order

Shiv Sena leader and former Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has moved the Delhi High Court seeking a stay on the order of the Election Commission to freeze the party's bow and arrow symbol.

  • Monday, 10 October 2022
Election Symbol Of Shiv Sena
Election Commission freezes Shiv Sena's 'Bow and Arrow' symbol

It said that neither of the two groups led by Eknath Shinde and other led by Uddhav Thackeray be permitted to use the name of the party "Shiv Sena" and neither of the two groups shall also be permitted to use the symbol "Bow & Arrow", reserved for "Shiv Sena".

  • Sunday, 09 October 2022
Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde
Threats to Maha CM Shinde from unknown caller, security tightened

Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde's security cover was tightened after specific inputs indicating threats to his life through a mystery phone call on Sunday.

  • Sunday, 02 October 2022
Maha Cabinet Expansion
Maharashtra: Finally, Eknath Shinde expands team with 18 ministers

The ministers inducted from the Shinde group are Gulabrao Patil, Dadaji Bhuse, Sanjay Rathod, Sandipan Bhumre, Uday Samant, Tanaji Sawant, Abdul Sattar, Deepak Kesarkar and Shambhuraj Desai.

  • Tuesday, 09 August 2022
Nitish Kumar Makes Big Announcement At Poll Rally, This Is My Last Election
Nitish Kumar foiled BJP's 'Eknath Shinde plan' in Bihar: JD-U leader

The reference was to how the Lok Janshakti Party of Chirag Paswan fought elections outside the NDA, but only in the seats that the JD-U was contesting.

  • Monday, 08 August 2022
Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde
Isn't ignoring political parties after getting elected a danger to democracy?: CJI to Eknath Shinde

Shinde's counsel submitted that his client is not disqualified, and he has also not left the party, and emphasized on the aspect of dissent within a political party.

  • Thursday, 04 August 2022
Tips to become CM
Little girl wants to become CM, Shinde assures to pass resolution

A girl has taken the internet by storm after a video of her asking Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde tips to become the CM went viral. The girl, Annada Damre, can be seen asking Shinde in Marathi: "When there was a flood in Assam, you waded through waters to help people. Can I become the chief minister by helping flood-affected people?"

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  • Thursday, 21 July 2022
Eknath Shinde with the little girl
Watch: Little girl asks Eknath Shinde tips to become CM

The video was filmed during an interaction at Eknath Shinde's bungalow, Nandanvan, in Mumbai.

  • Wednesday, 20 July 2022
Month after revolt by MLAs, 12 Shiv Sena MPs join CM Eknath Shinde
Month after revolt by MLAs, 12 Shiv Sena MPs join CM Eknath Shinde

Among the MPs who are said to be with the Shinde camp include -- Shrikant Eknath Shinde, Rahul Shewale, Bhavana Gawali, Hemant Godse, Sadashiv Lokhande, Hemant Patil, Sanjay Mandlik, Dhairyasheel Mane, Shrirang Barne, Krupal Tumane and Prataprao Jadhav.

  • Tuesday, 19 July 2022
Maharashtra CM Eknath Shinde
Will quit politics if single MLA loses polls, says Eknath Shinde

He reiterated that in the next state elections, his Shiv Sena and ally Bharatiya Janata Party would jointly bag 200 seats - or he would leave politics.

  • Friday, 15 July 2022
Maha CM Eknath Shinde
30 Shiv Sena ex-corporators join Shinde group

The development came a day after 67 ex-corporators of Thane Municipal Corporation met Shinde - who was also the Guardian Minister of Thane in the erstwhile MVA regime - and pledged to work together under his leadership for the progress of the city adjoining Mumbai.

  • Friday, 08 July 2022
Eknath Shinde
Shiv Sena 'sacks' CM Eknath Shinde for 'anti-party' activities

In a terse letter to Shinde on Thursday, Shiv Sena President Uddhav Thackeray, who quit as Chief Minister on June 29, said: "You have been indulging in anti-party activities and have voluntarily given up your membership of Shiv Sena."

  • Saturday, 02 July 2022
Shinde's maiden policy move on Metro car-shed kicks up a row
Shinde's maiden policy move on Metro car-shed kicks up a row

Former CM Uddhav Thackeray and his son and ex-Environment Minister Aditya Thackeray had scrapped the project and shifted it to the Kanjurmarg salt pans site.

  • Friday, 01 July 2022
Eknath Shinde
Eknath Shinde’s journey from auto-rickshaw to Maharashtra CM’s chair

The 58-year-old leader who hails from western Maharashtra's Satara district shifted to Thane, a Sena bastion adjacent to Mumbai, in his young days and started his political career in the same city. The four-time MLA, who held the urban development and PWD portfolios in the previous Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government led by Uddhav Thackeray, never hid his humble origins. On the contrary, he made it a point to mention it to underscore how he has been indebted to the Shiv Sena and its founder, late Bal Thackeray for his rise in Maharashtra politics.

  • Thursday, 30 June 2022