Wednesday, Oct 01, 2014



BJP to hold 300 rallies across 288 seats in 48 hours
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

The party leadership’s primary concern was how to connect to the masses with a strong message in a short time.

BJP to hold 300 rallies across 288 seats in 48 hours
Mon, Sep 29, 2014

To launch massive ‘Mulukh Maidan’ campaign from tomorrow.

Sena, BJP stick together in civic bodies
Sun, Sep 28, 2014

I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar described the 'developments' as not a split, but a 'new turning point'.

Amit Shah begins push for Mission 145
Sun, Sep 28, 2014

The BJP has fielded candidates in 257 seats, leaving 31 for its smaller allies.

Sunday Story: Uddhav Thackeray readies for Assembly polls; ‘Mark my words, Mission 151′
Sun, Sep 28, 2014

Has Uddhav overplayed his hand? To break free from his father’s shadow, says Shubhangi Khapre, he had to take the gamble

‘Objective of Shiv Sena’s Mission 150+ was to get CM post’
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

The BJP that demanded 135 seats agreed to come down to 127 seats.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: As all major alliances go for break up, it’s split season for votes too
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Sena president Uddhav Thackeray has called on party workers to make the party the single largest.

Split season: 25-year marriage with Sena is over, says BJP
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

The BJP was ready to scale down its demand to 126 seats, on the condition that the Sena should agree to 145-147 seats.

Smaller allies agree to four seats fewer but Sena, BJP haggle on
Thu, Sep 25, 2014

A meeting between leaders of the Sena and the BJP was in progress until late Wednesday night.

BJP, Sena back to talks after RSS intervenes
Wed, Sep 24, 2014

Leaders of the two parties addressed media for the first time and asserted that they want the alliance to continue.

‘Modi and Shah want alliance to stay’
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

Om Mathur, central BJP observer for state polls, says his party won’t compromise on dignity though.

Maharashtra polls: BJP’s fresh offer of 130 seats to Sena, but ready to go alone
Tue, Sep 23, 2014

With the Sena showing no signs of giving in, the BJP has prepared an alternate plan.

Behind Uddhav hard bargain, son’s ‘Mission 150’
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Sena leaders said it was not forming alliance and coming to power as far as the Maharashtra elections were concerned.

Tie-up on brink as Sena sticks to guns, BJP to give fresh shot
Mon, Sep 22, 2014

Sena offers 119 seats, BJP wants 126-130; Uddhav takes a swipe at Modi.

Fate of alliance uncertain as BJP junks Sena offer
Sun, Sep 21, 2014

The proposal was discussed on Saturday by the state BJP core committee members who held two rounds of meetings.

Fate of saffron alliance in Maharashtra remains uncertain as BJP junks Sena offer
Sun, Sep 21, 2014

Sena had sought 155 seats for itself while asking BJP to accommodate smaller allies like Shiv Sangram.

Sena, BJP strain to agree on numbers
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

The bargain between the two sides appeared to be veering around 144 seats for Sena, 126 for BJP and 18 for the allies.

In race for CM post, says Ajit Pawar
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Pawar expressed reservations about working under Chavan if the Cong-NCP alliance is voted back to power.

BJP says ‘insulted’ as Shiva Sena offers only 119 seats in Maharashtra, calls meet to decide on alliance
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

If Sena does not accept our formula of Sena 144, BJP 126 and allies 18; we will break the alliance, says Amit Shah.

Shiv Sena likely to get a ministerial berth in Narendra Modi govt
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

To resolve the seat sharing differences BJP has decided some give and take to thrash out a workable formula in Maharashtra polls.

In search of an emotive plank to put MNS back on its feet
Thu, Sep 18, 2014

His party cut to size in Lok Sabha polls, growth plank taken up by BJP-Sena, Raj Thackeray silent on poll strategy.

Shiv Sena gets a handle: ‘stop flying…come back to earth’
Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Sena contested 169 seats in 2009, and the BJP 119. The BJP on the other hand, would like the Sena to contest, at most, 144 seats.

Big brother vs big brother
Tue, Sep 16, 2014

Confident BJP and wary BJP in battle for dominance in Maharashtra alliance.

After Shiv Sena warning on ‘lust’ for seats, BJP talks of ‘impotency’
Mon, Sep 15, 2014

BJP general secretary in-charge of Maharashtra, Rajiv Pratap Rudy, said the party wants an “alliance of equals”.

Do-or-die battle for Cong-NCP, major test for Modi ‘wave’
Sat, Sep 13, 2014

In north Maharashtra (36 seats), BJP has had an upper hand for the last three successive Assembly polls.

Do-or-die battle for Cong-NCP, major test for Modi ‘wave’
Sat, Sep 13, 2014

The single-phase polls will also decide fate of Pawar, Thackeray brothers.

Maharashtra wants to buy Ambedkar’s London home
Thu, Sep 11, 2014

The 2,050 sq ft property on King Henry’s Road, London, is expected to cost an estimated Rs 40 crore.

‘Urban issues higher on agenda compared to rural in state Assembly’
Wed, Sep 10, 2014

MLAs should give higher priority to debates on law-making instead of getting trapped in political issues confined to individual constituencies & districts

Amit Shah warns bickering state BJP leaders: Modi watching, no excuses
Sat, Sep 06, 2014

Amit Shah warns bickering state BJP leaders: Modi watching, no excuses.

BJP, Sena patch up as Shah meets Uddhav
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

BJP chief visits ‘Matoshree’, says alliance intact; Thackeray assures he won’t be rigid on seat-sharing.

Can’t compromise on character, hard work: Shah to party workers
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

BJP president makes it clear that Fadnavis will lead party in Assembly elections.

Amit Shah to meet Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai amid seat-sharing talks
Thu, Sep 04, 2014

The meeting assumes significance in the backdrop of the ongoing seat-sharing talks between Shiv Sena and BJP.

What’s cooking in Mumbai BJP for Amit Shah?
Wed, Sep 03, 2014

On his visit tomorrow, the BJP chief will have tea at Tawde’s residence and ‘power lunch’ at Poonam Mahajan’s house.

It’s official: Shah not to meet Uddhav during Mumbai visit
Tue, Sep 02, 2014

The BJP clarified that Shah’s visit to Mumbai would be confined to organisational matters and Ganpati darshan.

On Mumbai visit this week, Shah will have his plate full
Mon, Sep 01, 2014

State BJP hopes Amit Shah will give a loud message to both party leaders and alliance partner Shiv Sena.

With Sangharsh Yatra, Pankaja begins her new political journey
Fri, Aug 29, 2014

People of Sindhkhed Raja give a rousing welcome to late BJP leader’s daughter.


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