Amid reports that the BJP has decided to contest upcoming assembly polls in Maharashtra on 119 seats, the Shiv Sena on Thursday reiterated that the ties between the two parties are very strong and will remain so in future.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday said the seat-sharing agreement between the Congress Party and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) for the upcoming Assembly polls will be resolved in the next three days.
The Election Commission is watching "very closely" the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, which is hit by worst-ever floods, and decision on conducting assembly polls will be taken after things come to some shape there, poll panel chief V S Sampath said today.
Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav on Friday termed as "crucial" bypolls for 11 Assembly seats and one Lok Sabha seat in Uttar Pradesh, saying it was right time for people to show their intentions that they do not want communal forces to grow in the state.
With dates for Assembly polls likely to be announced anytime soon, the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena is gearing up to launch its campaign with the unveiling of a 'blue print' for the state's development on September 25.
Ruling National Conference is yet to decide the Assembly segment from where Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah will contest for the forthcoming state Assembly elections, a senior party leader said on Sunday.
The state council members of Communist party of India (CPI) on Thursday staged a dharna at Jantar Mantar demanding that Delhi's Lt Governor should call for immediate elections in the National Capital here.
After being checkmated by the RJD-JD(U)-Congress alliance in the Bihar bypoll, BJP ally Shiv Sena Tuesday said that the `Mahayuti` needs pull up its socks and refrain from gloating over the "Modi wave" to fight the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections.