`First list of BJP probables for Maharashtra Assembly polls to be out in Sept`

BJP will declare its first list of probable candidates for the upcoming Assembly elections in Maharashtra in the first week of September, a senior party leader said here on Saturday.

We will use Amit Shah`s expertise in Maha polls: Fadnavis

BJP will use the expertise of party president Amit Shah in replicating the success his "formula" got in Lok Sabha polls in Uttar Pradesh, in ensuing Maharashtra Assembly polls, state unit president Devendra Fadnavis said Tuesday.

Congress, NCP battle it over seat-sharing ahead of poll fight

Congress and NCP, facing tough Assembly elections in Maharashtra later this year haggled over seat-sharing, putting the 15-year-old alliance under strain.

NCP on collision course with Cong over seat-sharing in Maharashtra, sets deadline

A day after leaders of Congress and NCP met to discuss strategy for the upcoming assembly elections in the state, the NCP set a deadline of one week for its alliance partner to finalise the seat-sharing formula.

Congress, NCP leaders meet in Mumbai

Leaders of Congress and NCP, the ruling coalition partners in Maharashtra, met for the first time after the humiliating Lok Sabha defeat here this evening, to discuss the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly polls.

Amit Shah discusses Maharashtra Assembly polls with the RSS

BJP president Amit Shah held a closed door meeting with RSS Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat and Sarkaryawaha Bhaiyyaji Joshi, at the RSS headquarters in Mahal area of the eastern part of the city, here on Friday.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Sharad Pawar confirms NCP-Congress alliance

A day after Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan announced the alliance of Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) for the upcoming Assembly Elections in the state, Sharad Pawar, president of the NCP gave his consent to it, reports said on Saturday.

Congress, NCP to contest Maharashtra Assembly polls together: Prithviraj Chavan

Expressing his full confidence over the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) alliance winning a fourth term in office, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Friday said it would fight the upcoming Assembly elections together.

Final decision on alliance with Shiv Sena only after leaders meet: BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said final decision on the alliance with Shiv Sena for the upcoming Assembly polls in Maharashtra would be taken only after leaders of both parties meet and discuss the issue.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Ajit Pawar for 50:50 seat-sharing between Congress-NCP

Hardening its stand on seat-sharing with ally Congress in the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections, NCP on Friday said it was prepared to contest in all the 288 constituencies on its own if its demand for equal number of seats was not accepted.

NCP to hold rallies to pep-up partymen for Maharashtra Assembly polls

NCP, which received a drubbing in the recent Lok Sabha elections, on Thursday said it is organising rallies across Maharashtra in order to "re-energise" party cadres ahead of the upcoming state Assembly polls.

NCP wants more seats for Maharashtra Assembly polls

With the Lok Sabha polls leaving Congress in a bad shape, the Sharad Pawar-led NCP wants its alliance partner to cede more seats to it to contest in the state Assembly polls due in four months.

Comments about Congress-NCP face is my personal opinion: Ajit Pawar

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister and senior NCP leader Ajit Pawar on Sunday said his comments that the ruling Congress-NCP combine in the state should declare its leader ahead of assembly polls was his personal opinion.

Maharashtra Congress to reach out to cadre for forthcoming assembly polls

After its massive defeat in Lok Sabha polls in the state, Maharashtra Congress today expressed total confidence in All India Congress Committee (AICC) leadership and plans to reach out to its grass root cadre ahead of upcoming assembly elections.

BJP may swap seats with Sena for Maharashtra Assembly polls: Devendra Fadnavis

Buoyed by the resounding victory of the saffron alliance in the Lok Sabha polls, BJP`s state unit on Sunday said that it may swap some seats with the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra for the assembly polls due in October.

BJP may swap seats with Sena for Maha Assembly polls: Fadnavis

Buoyed by the resounding victory of the saffron alliance in the Lok Sabha polls, BJP`s state unit on Sunday said that it may swap some seats with the Shiv Sena in Maharashtra for the Assembly polls due in October.

Eyes on Assembly polls, Maharashtra BJP looks to Amit Shah

Maharashtra BJP will be seeking the "expertise and guidance" of Narendra Modi`s Man Friday Amit Shah, in helping propel the five-party Mahayuti alliance in the state to victory in the Assembly polls, due in just over five months.

Post Lok Sabha, Maharashtra Assembly polls high on Congress-NCP agenda

Even as counting of votes for Lok Sabha polls will be taken up on May 16, the ruling alliance partners Congress and NCP have decided to launch preparations for Assembly elections slated later this year.

Cong-NCP end deadlock, oath on Saturday

Cong-NCP combine has finally arrived on a compromise formula over allocation of ministerial berths.

Shiv Sena candidate shot at in Pune

The driver of a car in which a Shiv
Sena candidate was travelling was injured when unidentified
gunmen fired shots at the vehicle this morning, police said.