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Maharashtra polls, Bhokar seat: In once stronghold, Congress a muted presence

October 13, 2019 12:18 am

The Bhokar Assembly constituency in Maharashtra is one of the few that has been loyal to the Congress since the 1960s, barring two occasions when it elected an Independent and once an NCP legislator.

Alliance with BJP intact: Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray

September 29, 2019 2:46 am

Mocking NCP leader Ajit Pawar, who resigned on Friday as MLA, Uddhav said, “I will not quit politics and will not do farming.”

Maharashtra polls: BJP-Sena seat-sharing deal likely to be finalised today

September 29, 2019 2:21 am

Smaller allies like Republican Party of India and Rashtriya Samaj Party candidates have agreed to contest on BJP’s lotus symbol. Single candidates from smaller allies also believe this will benefit them.

Will back BJP, work out details after Diwali: Sena

October 23, 2014 1:36 am

PM Modi to host dinner for allies on October 26, Uddhav likely to attend.

Congress dismisses NCP chief Sharad Pawar's claim on bid to support a Shiv Sena-led govt

October 22, 2014 10:24 am

Pawar had created flutter on Monday saying there was a proposal from the Congress for the formation of a Shiv Sena-led government.

Pawar's NCP gets a Pune jolt; left with three out of 21 seats

October 22, 2014 12:59 pm

Baramati and two other seats are all the party is left with in Pawars’ district of 21 constituencies; heavy blows in Pune city.

Behind verdict: ‘Most voters want same party in Centre and state’

October 21, 2014 2:08 am

In both Haryana and Maharashtra, survey shows, leadership, chief ministerial candidate, was not important for voters.

How this post-poll survey differs from an exit poll

October 21, 2014 2:06 pm

The survey in Maharashtra, Haryana was conducted among 1,542 respondents spread across 35 constituencies.

MIM Maharashtra foray a reality check for NCP, Congress

October 21, 2014 1:15 am

The figures suggest that the MIM has been successful in their attempt to wean away the Muslim voters .

BJP surge opens up opposition space

October 21, 2014 10:49 am

In 1999, it was only when the NDA was able to break away parties from other groupings and draw them on its side.


Top Frames- Best Photos of the week gone by

October 25, 2014 8:30 am

Here's a look at the best photos of the week gone by.

Today in Pics: Raj Thackeray meets the lone MNS winner

October 21, 2014 7:18 pm

Sharad Bhimaji Sonawane meets MNS president Raj Thackeray at his Krishnakunj residence in Shivaji Park. Sonawane is the lone Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) candidate to have won the assembly election.

Maharashtra, Haryana Assembly Poll Results: BJP celebrates victory

October 19, 2014 8:19 pm

Riding on the Modi wave, the Bharatiya Janta Party today appeared to be unseating the Congress in both states - Haryana and Maharashtra - as the counting of votes in the assembly polls progressed.

Assembly Polls 2014: Voting ends in Maharashtra and Haryana

October 16, 2014 12:28 am

The voting for Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections 2014 began on Wednesday morning.

Maharashtra Polls: Uddhav Thackeray, Sharad Pawar stir a storm

October 12, 2014 10:30 am

MNS chief Uddhav Thackeray campaigns for Shivsena candidates of Thane at Thane Central Maidan, Mumbai on Saturday (October 11).

Smriti Irani, Raj Thackeray hold rallies as Maharashra poll campaign intensifies

October 09, 2014 12:27 pm

Ahead of the Assembly polls, HRD Minister Smriti Irani addressed a public meeting for BJP candidates in Kolhapur on Wednesday (October 8).

Young Thackerays hit campaign trail in Mumbai ahead of state polls

October 08, 2014 12:38 pm

Shiv Sena Youth President Aditya Thackeray and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena president Raj Thackeray's son Amit Thackeray campaign in Mumbai.

Maharashtra polls: Modi attacks Pawar, Ex CM Chavan campaigns with Sanjay Nirupam

October 05, 2014 5:09 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the campaigning rally for all BJP candidates of Sangli at Tasgoan-Kavthemahankal constituency on Sunday (October 5).

Maharashtra polls: Ajit Pawar, Vinod Tawde file nomination papers

October 01, 2014 1:05 pm

As the date for Maharashtra Assembly elections approaches, hectic political activity has begun across the state.

Election Commission officials gear up for polling in Maharashtra

April 16, 2014 8:42 pm

Election Commission officers undergo training sessions for the upcoming Lok Sabha Polls in Maharashtra.