Top leaders of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) will meet on Wednesday to discuss the issue of seat-sharing for the crucial assembly elections in Bihar.Sep 16, 2015, 09:54 AM IST
Bihar Assembly polls: Decision on seat-sharing tomorrow, says Jitan Ram Manjhi after meeting Amit Shah
Ahead of the upcoming Bihar Assembly polls, former state chief minister Jitan Ram Manjhi met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Saturday over discusions related to the seat-sharing formula between NDA and its allies and said that a formal announcement is likely to be made tomorrow.Sep 12, 2015, 19:53 PM IST
Asserting that the grand alliance announced the sharing of seats for the Bihar Assembly polls in a hurry, the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) on Sunday said that it should have got more seats in its kitty since JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar was declared the chief ministerial candidate.Aug 16, 2015, 18:19 PM IST
Shiv Sena's adamant stand led to the breaking of alliance with BJP ahead of the Maharashtra Assembly elections last year, Chief Minister Fadnavis said on Sunday.May 24, 2015, 12:56 PM IST
A tussle over seat-sharing between JD(U) and RJD in Bihar assembly poll started on Friday with a senior RJD leader staking claim to 145 seats out of total 243 for his party, a demand which was rejeMay 16, 2015, 00:15 AM IST
Angry over Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray's comments to allegedly "demean" Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Maharashtra BJP unit on Sunday said its workers do not want any further seat-sharing talks between the two alliance partners for the next month's Assembly polls.Sep 14, 2014, 17:41 PM IST
In the run up to the Maharashtra Assembly elections to be held this year, all major political parties in the state have started flexing their muscles over the number of seats they want to contest and conquer.Jul 05, 2014, 00:52 AM IST
Ending days of acrimony, Telugu Desam Party and Bharatiya Janata Party were on Saturday night understood to have reached a broad agreement over an electoral alliance in Andhra Pradesh.Apr 06, 2014, 00:40 AM IST
Ending days of suspense, Congress and the RJD led by Lalu Prasad Yadav finally sealed a seat sharing alliance for the upcoming Lok Sabha polls.Mar 05, 2014, 08:51 AM IST
Deadlock on Monday continued on the issue of Congress alliance in Bihar for Lok Sabha polls with seat sharing with RJD coming under a strain and JD(U) ruling out any adjustment with the party.Mar 03, 2014, 15:08 PM IST
The bilateral talks
between Congress and UDF partner JSS led by K R Gowri
failed on Saturday with the latter insisting on its demand for five
seats and Congress sticking to its offer of four seats.
Intending to contest 200 of 243
seats in Bihar, the three major left parties in Bihar today
announced seat-sharing pact for 130 assembly constituencies
and said talks were still underway for sorting out the rest.
With Bihar Assembly elections fast approaching, ruling NDA partners and Opposition RJD-LJP alliance are likely to find the issue of seat-sharing a thorny
affair with major partners eyeing the lion`s share.
Rejecting demands by a section of
Congress that it should have no truck with Trinamool in next
month`s municipal elections, the West Bengal Congress today
said talks will continue with the ally on seat-sharing.
Congress and NCP Thursday continued negotiation to evolve a consensus over certain seats on which both of them have staked claim as the two ruling coalition partners appeared close to clinching a pact for the Oct 13 polls.Sep 17, 2009, 14:13 PM IST
Union minister and senior Congress leader Vilasrao Deshmukh said on Tuesday that his party and the NCP will tonight hold their first formal meeting on seat-sharing for Maharashtra Assembly polls.Sep 15, 2009, 12:36 PM IST
With the two ruling coalition
partners in Maharashtra yet to open seat sharing talks for
assembly polls, NCP Chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said he wants an
alliance with the Congress and that it must act quickly.
The seat sharing between Shiv Sena-BJP alliance for the Maharashtra Assembly elections would be finalised soon, Sena executive president Uddhav Thackeray said here Friday.Sep 04, 2009, 12:57 PM IST