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Mixed fate for dynasts: Both Pawars win, Munde beats Munde

While the saffron alliance has often criticised the decision by Congress and NCP to give tickets to dynasts, it didn’t shy away from fielding family members of its own leaders in this election. The alliance gave tickets to as many as 28 political heirs.

BJP retains 6 seats, 3 by only a narrow margin

The results are a significant setback for BJP, which refused to part with a single seat in the city for its ally Shiv Sena, banking on its performance in the Lok Sabha polls earlier this year, when party leader Girish Bapat won the Pune seat by a record margin of 3.24 lakh votes.


Will present myself willingly before ED: Sharad Pawar after being booked in co-op bank fraud

On Tuesday, the NCP had described the ED action as “political vendetta” with Pawar stating that it was prompted by the strong support for his party across the state.

Maharashtra: NCP rules out merger with Congress, firm on alliance

On Saturday, NCP president Sharad Pawar held discussions on the party’s Lok Sabha defeat and the plan for the state polls with party’s office-bearers in Mumbai.

In Pune district, a bilateral fight between BJP-Shiv Sena and Congress-NCP

In 2019, the Lok Sabha election is all set to be another tussle between the two major alliances. For the Pune seat, there has been lot of competition even within political parties.

Maharashtra: How govt is trying to wrest control of cooperative sector from Congress, NCP

NCP and Congress members on the board of directors of the over 300 APMCs are also looking at uncertain days ahead, thanks to another major policy change by the state government, which stipulates that the directors will be elected by farmers from the area of operation of the committees.


Congress-NCP has no right to speak on Muslims welfare, says CM Fadnavis

Says the government will bring an interim report on Wakf land to expose its misuse during the Congress-NCP regime in Maharashtra.

A year later, R-Day celebrations return to ‘home ground’ Shivaji Park

Congress-NCP government had broken 35-year-old practice

Careless with quotas

Bombay High Court’s staying of reservations for Marathas carries a message political parties would do well to heed

In the waiting period, Sena has an advice for BJP: Don’t take people for granted

Uddhav Thackeray attended the inauguration ceremony at Wankhede Stadium after a call from BJP President Amit Shah and other leaders.