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Maha politics for beginners - what is Rule 12, Article 356 and how it was used by Modi govt

Maha politics for beginners - what is Rule 12, Article 356 and how it was used by Modi govt

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Maha Twist: President's rule in state was revoked at 5:47 AM!

Maha Twist: President's rule in state was revoked at 5:47 AM!

In a dramatic twist overnight, the BJP's Devendra Fadnavis took oath as Maharashtra Chief Minister for a second term at Raj Bhavan this m...Read More

'Maharashtra Impasse likely to end on 22nd November': Sources after Congress-NCP's meeting

'Maharashtra Impasse likely to end on 22nd November': Sources after Congress-NCP's meeting

The Congress and NCP discussed at length the common minimum programme (CMP) to form an alliance government in Maharashtra.

President's rule in Maha 'scripted act', alleges Shiv Sena

President's rule in Maha 'scripted act', alleges Shiv Sena

It also said that former state chief minister Devendra Fadnavis is shedding "crocodile tears" over the imposition of President's rule as ...Read More

'In right direction', says Uddhav after meeting Cong leaders

'In right direction', says Uddhav after meeting Cong leaders

While Sena chief said joint announcement will be made soon, state Cong chief trmed it a 'courtesy call'

Why should anyone blame us: Sena

Why should anyone blame us: Sena

It is said that the BJP is a party with elements, morals and rituals, so in the context of Maharashtra, they should have followed the sam...Read More

Maha Impasse: What BR Ambedkar, author of Indian Constitution, thought of President's rule

Maha Impasse: What BR Ambedkar, author of Indian Constitution, thought of President's rule

It is kind of tempting for any Central government to wield the axe of Article 356 to dismiss its adversaries in the states. Same happened...Read More

What is President's Rule? How will it affect people of Maharashtra?

What is President's Rule? How will it affect people of Maharashtra?

After nearly three weeks of political drama, Maharashtra was on Tuesday brought under President's rule and its Assembly was placed under ...Read More

President’s Rule Imposed In Maharashtra Amid Power Struggle

President’s Rule Imposed In Maharashtra Amid Power Struggle

Amid the political tussle in Maharashtra, President’s rule has been imposed in the state on November 12 after the recommendation of Mahar...Read More

President’s rule in Maha: Shiv Sena moves SC seeking ‘extra time’

President’s rule in Maha: Shiv Sena moves SC seeking ‘extra time’

The saffron party has now petitioned the Supreme Court challenging the “arbitrary and unconstitutional” decision of Governor Bhagatsingh ...Read More

Maharashtra under President's rule for 3rd time in 59-year history

Maharashtra under President's rule for 3rd time in 59-year history

Mumbai: Imposition of President's rule in Maharashtra on Tuesday is the first instance in the 59-year-old history of the state when Artic...Read More

Wages of treachery in Mumbai

Wages of treachery in Mumbai

The Shiv Sena can agitate in the courts as much as it likes, but it is beyond an iota of doubt that it lacked the numbers to form th...Read More

Indira, Modi or Nehru – which PM's tenure saw most instances of President's rule?

Indira, Modi or Nehru – which PM's tenure saw most instances of President's rule?

President Ram Nath Kovind signed the proclamation giving ascent to President’s rule in Maharashtra after Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari r...Read More

Maha President's Rule: Raj Thackeray, whose MNS won 1 seat, weighs in

Maha President's Rule: Raj Thackeray, whose MNS won 1 seat, weighs in

Taking to Twitter he called the imposition of President's Rule an "insult" to the voters of Maharashtra

How many times has President’s rule been imposed in Maharashtra?

How many times has President’s rule been imposed in Maharashtra?

The Governor of Maharashtra Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Tuesday recommended imposition of President's Rule in the state amid all the politic...Read More

Go, Gone: How Maha Governor moved to impose President's rule in hot haste

Go, Gone: How Maha Governor moved to impose President's rule in hot haste

President's Rule was today imposed in Maharashtra today after the Governor of Maharashtra, Bhagat Singh Koshyari filed a report recommend...Read More

No prospect of President’s rule, says well-known constitutional expert Subhash Kashyap

No prospect of President’s rule, says well-known constitutional expert Subhash Kashyap

Mumbai: Even if no government is formed till November 9, there will be no President’s Rule until the Governor is convinced nobody can for...Read More

Oppn: Threat of Prez rule is threat to democracy

Oppn: Threat of Prez rule is threat to democracy

Mumbai: Aday after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sudhir Mungantiwar threatened that unless a new government was in place by Novembe...Read More

Raut takes a jibe at BJP: Mungantiwar threatens of president’s rule

Raut takes a jibe at BJP: Mungantiwar threatens of president’s rule

Mumbai: Taking a fresh jibe at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), the Shiv Sena spokesperson and Member of Parliament Sanjay Raut, on Frid...Read More

NCP says talk of President's rule in Maharashtra is insult of people

NCP says talk of President's rule in Maharashtra is insult of people

Mumbai: The NCP on Friday slammed BJP leader Sudhir Mungantiwar for his comment that Maharashtra may head for President's rule if the new...Read More

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