LIVE News Updates: Decision will be taken on Friday for Maharashtra govt formation, says Prithviraj Chavan

A decision will be taken on Friday on the architecture of alliance for Maharashtra govt formation: Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan

LIVE News Updates: Decision will be taken on Friday for Maharashtra govt formation, says Prithviraj Chavan

NH Web Desk

21 Nov 2019, 4:53 PM

A decision will be taken on Friday on the architecture of alliance for Maharashtra govt formation: Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan

The Congress-NCP combine on Thursday said that the two parties have completed their discussion on all issues related to government formation in Maharashtra and will now hold talks with Shiv Sena in Mumbai to "finalise the architecture of alliance".

Former Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan told reporters after a meeting of Congress and NCP leaders that there is a "complete unanimity" on all issues and when the alliance partners, which will include the Sena, announce their common minimum programme, then the power-sharing formula among the three parties will be disclosed.

The Congress and NCP leaders had held a marathon meeting on Wednesday to thrash out details of their alliance as they work to form a new government in the state in tie up with Sena.

They had expressed confidence of forming a stable government.

21 Nov 2019, 2:40 PM

Delhi court allows ED to interrogate P Chidambaram in Tihar jail on Nov 22-23

21 Nov 2019, 2:40 PM

Delhi court allows ED to interrogate P Chidambaram in Tihar jail on Nov 22-23 in INX Media case

21 Nov 2019, 1:04 PM

It was not a complete clampdown as projected in pleas, relaxations have been given August 13 onwards: Centre to SC

21 Nov 2019, 1:00 PM

It was not a complete clampdown as projected in pleas, relaxations have been given August 13 onwards: Centre to SC.

21 Nov 2019, 12:45 PM

Petitions, including one by Ghulam Nabi Azad, alleging restrictions have out-lived their utility, are irrelevant: Centre to SC

21 Nov 2019, 12:43 PM

Post-paid mobile services restarted on Oct 14 in Jammu and Kashmir, Solicitor General Mehta tells SC

21 Nov 2019, 12:43 PM

Schools have reopened, moreover 917 schools were never shut after abrogation of Article 370, Centre says in SC

21 Nov 2019, 12:43 PM

Authorities have applied their minds in imposing or lifting curbs in J-K: Centre to SC

21 Nov 2019, 12:42 PM

Various central legislations were not applicable in J-K before abrogation of Article 370: Solicitor General to SC

21 Nov 2019, 12:41 PM

Solicitor General Tushar Mehta justifies certain restrictions imposed in J-K

21 Nov 2019, 12:41 PM

Centre commences arguments before SC in cases pertaining to restrictions imposed in Jammu and Kashmir after abrogation of Article 370

21 Nov 2019, 12:30 PM

Madras HC grants 30-day parole to Robert Payas, one of the seven convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination

21 Nov 2019, 12:28 PM

NRC beneficial for national security, should not be politicised: Baba Ramdev

21 Nov 2019, 12:28 PM

RTI in 2018 revealed that government overruled Reserve Bank of India on electoral bonds, says Manish Tewari

Congress MP Manish Tewari in Lok Sabha, says I want to draw the attention of the House towards electoral bonds. The electoral bond scheme was limited to elections. RTI in 2018 reveled that government overruled Reserve Bank of India on electoral bonds.

21 Nov 2019, 11:12 AM

Cong hits out at BPCL disinvestment decision, says govt 'selling the country'

Criticising the government over its decision on disinvestment of BPCL and other companies, the Congress on Thursday accused it of "selling the country".

The Cabinet on Wednesday approved a strategic divestment of the government's 53.29 per cent stake in BPCL, along with transfer of certain management control. This is excluding BPCL's equity share holding of 61 per cent stake in Numaligarh Refinery.

"They did not create anything, but will sell everything. This is called selling the country. If there is Modi, it is possible," tweeted Randeep Surjewala in Hindi.

21 Nov 2019, 10:48 AM

Decision on Maharashtra by Friday; CWC agrees to go ahead for govt formation with Shiv Sena: Cong sources

21 Nov 2019, 10:00 AM

Process to form govt has started, it will be completed before December 1, says Sanjay Raut

The process to form government has started. It will be completed before December 1. All three parties will hold meeting in Mumbai, says Sanjay Raut

21 Nov 2019, 9:50 AM

The Congress Working Committee (CEC) meeting has now concluded.

21 Nov 2019, 9:09 AM

Air quality in 'Very Poor' category in Pusa, ITO and Punjabi Bagh areas and in 'Severe' category at Anand Vihar

21 Nov 2019, 9:07 AM

Fire breaks out at Sales Tax Office in ITO. 5 fire tenders are present at the spot

21 Nov 2019, 8:54 AM

India-UK experts begin largest study on babies with brain injury in India

Leading experts from the UK and Indian universities have launched the world's largest study on babies with brain injuries in India this week to help prevent epilepsy.

The Imperial College London will lead the Prevention of Epilepsy by reducing Neonatal Encephalopathy (PREVENT) study to try and reduce the number of epilepsy cases following perinatal brain injury.

According to experts, brain injury during labour or childbirth is one of the leading causes of epilepsy in babies in some areas of the world and a common cause is perinatal asphyxia – where oxygen is cut off to the foetal brain, damaging it.

21 Nov 2019, 8:36 AM

Congress-NCP to hold joint meeting on government formation today, says Prithviraj Chavan

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