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Maharashtra: 339 candidates in fray for April 24 polls

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 09, 2014, 19:21

As many as 339 candidates have remained in the fray for the third phase of the Lok Sabha elections for 19 constituencies including those in Mumbai, with 77 candidates withdrawing nominations on Wednesday.

IT sleuths meet other agencies to curb black money in polls

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 00:53

The Directorate General of Income Tax Investigation convened a meeting with other agencies here on Thursday, to ensure that black money is not used in Maharashtra polls.

NCP`s objective is to get maximum seats, says new Maharashtra chief

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2013, 21:47

Former minister Bhaskar Jadhav said that getting maximum number of seats for NCP in his party in the state, would be top on his agenda.

AAP to contest polls from all 48 Maharashtra Lok Sabha seats

Last Updated: Sunday, May 26, 2013, 19:46

The Aam Aadmi Party said on Sunday that it would contest elections from all 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra next year.

Polls for 196 Maha Municipal Councils on Dec 8

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 02, 2011, 00:03

Elections to the 196 Municipal Councils in Maharashtra will be held on December 8, the State Election Commission announced on Tuesday.

Campaigning for Assembly polls end

Last Updated: Sunday, October 11, 2009, 21:57

The high-pitch campaign ended on Sunday in Maharashtra for the October 13 Assembly elections which saw Shiv Sena and MNS fighting for the same political space and the ruling Congress-NCP aiming a hat-trick.

High-profile rebels may affect Maharashtra polls

Last Updated: Sunday, October 11, 2009, 18:08

The presence of some high-profile rebels from all political parties in the Maharashtra Assembly poll fray has made the electoral battle a curious tussle.

If not Shivaji, then Quattrochhi for Marathis: Thackeray

Last Updated: Thursday, October 08, 2009, 13:44

If Marathi people are not to invoke Shivaji Maharaj`s name should they invoke that of Ottavio Quattrocchi, Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray said, flaying Congress president Sonia Gandhi`s remarks at a recent rally in Maharashtra.

Protecting Marathi interest should`nt mean injustice: Deshmukh

Last Updated: Thursday, October 08, 2009, 13:16

Protecting the interests of Maharashtrians should not mean doing injustice to outsiders, Union Heavy Industries Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh has said, targeting Shiv Sena and MNS.

Maha development has taken back-seat under Cong-NCP: Modi

Last Updated: Thursday, October 08, 2009, 12:38

Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi has accused the ruling Congress-NCP alliance of failing to develop Maharashtra in the last 10 years despite some key central ministers hailing from the state.

Nirupam, Parekh arrested for unlawful assembly, rioting

Last Updated: Thursday, October 08, 2009, 11:54

Congress MP Sanjay Nirupam and party candidate Bharat Parekh were arrested by the city police and later released on bail under charges of unlawful assembly and rioting at Charkop in suburban Kandivali.

Opp playing with people`s emotions: Sonia

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 06, 2009, 20:50

Sonia Gandhi said that certain political parties were misusing Shivaji`s name for selfish ends.