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In Vidarbha, BJP-Sena on strong ground; Oppn banks on anti-incumbency, Muslim-Dalit votes

In Vidarbha, known for its farm distress, the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance, which had swept all 10 seats in 2014, may not be able to repeat the feat this time round, observers feel.

Shiv Sena's Arjun Khotkar withdraws demand to fight from Jalna against BJP MP

Khotkar, a Shiv Sena minister and local rival of the sitting Jalna MP Raosaheb Danve, had been demanding that he be allowed to fight from the seat on a Sena ticket or be allowed to engage in a "friendly" fight with Danve.


BJP, Sena should not be creche for Congress leaders: Saamana

Shiv Sena's mouthpiece recalled that Radhakrishna Vikhe-Patil was with the Sena and how he and his father had got ministerial berths in state and central governments respectively. But he changed party after the Sena went out of power.

BJP needs the numbers more than us, say Shiv Sena workers

Last month, Sena president Uddhav Thackeray, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and BJP chief Amit Shah had announced a pre-poll alliance and seat-sharing formula for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections and the Assembly polls, scheduled later in the year.

To iron out differences, BJP, Sena to hold six joint rallies across state

Besides the joint campaigns, the two allies will launch their election campaign from Kolhapur on March 24.

Maharashtra: CM Devendra Fadnavis' dinner diplomacy for Shiv Sena, BJP

At a dinner meeting held at the CM’s official residence Varsha, which was attended by Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray, Fadnavis said that the long-festering Dhangar reservation issue would be resolved ahead of the Lok Sabha elections.


Never think of victory margin, but confident of crossing 3 lakh-mark: Shivajirao Patil

Confident of winning from Shirur Lok Sabha for a record fourth time, Shiv Sena MP Shivajirao Adhalrao Patil talks to The Indian Expess about the likely ramifications of the BJP-Sena pre-poll alliance and the highlights of his campaign. Excerpts:

Maharashtra: Shiv Sena and BJP get closer; cracks appear in Cong-NCP

The Shiv Sena, which has been insisting that it is the “big brother” and shall remain so in the state, has reportedly agreed to contest 23 Lok Sabha seats, while the BJP will get to contest 25. Both parties have agreed to a 50-50 formula for the Assembly elections with each of them contesting 144 seats, sources said.

BJP may allow Sena play big brother in state polls, not in Lok Sabha

Sources say BJP to focus on increasing number of seats; even if it contests 143 seats, it can target 130-135 seats.

Amid talks of alliance firming up, Uddhav Thackeray attacks BJP

Thackeray was speaking at a function organised to release a book on malnutrition written by former minister for public health and party leader Deepak Sawant.

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BJP-Shiv Sena, Cong-NCP alliances break, Uddhav Thackeray visits temple

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray visited a temple with his family.