NCP exodus continues; minister, legislator join BJP

In a jolt to NCP, its minister in Maharashtra government Sanjay Savkare and party legislator Kisan Kathore joined BJP here on Monday.

PM Modi takes stock as BJP-Sena alliance on the brink

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday stepped in after talks between BJP and Shiv Sena over sharing seats hit a stalemate weeks before state elections in October.

Ties with BJP strong but CM candidate will be decided by Shiv Sena: Sanjay Raut
Ties with BJP strong but CM candidate will be decided by Shiv Sena: Sanjay Raut

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 Assembly polls: Chavan hopeful of resolving seat-sharing tussle with NCP

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.

BJP suffers setback in bypolls; worst hit in Uttar Pradesh

It was bad news for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Assembly by-elections in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat.

BJP suffers setback in bypolls; worst hit in Uttar Pradesh- Part II

It was bad news for the Bharatiya Janata Party in the Assembly by-elections in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat.

74.5 lakh Haryana women eligible to vote

Nearly 74.5 lakh women voters will be eligible to cast their vote in the October 15 assembly elections in Haryana, election department officials said here Monday.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: BJP-Shiv Sena rift widens

BJP and Shiv Sena are drifting away from each other in their quest to grab maximum share in seat allocation between alliance partners in upcoming Maharashtra assembly elections.

DNA: Will Modi-Amit magic work in Maharashtra & Haryana as well?

Haryana and Maharashtra will go to polls on October 15 and the results will be declared on October 19, Chief Election Commissioner VS Sampath announced on Friday.

J&K Assembly polls: EC watching situation very closely

 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.

Maharashtra, Haryana assembly polls on Oct 15; counting on 19

Assembly polls in Haryana and Maharashtra to be held on
October 15 and counting will be on October 19, said CEC.

Come out in numbers to vote to check communal forces: Mulayam Singh Yadav

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.

Maharashtra polls: MNS to launch campaign on Sep 25

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.

J&K Assembly polls: NC yet to decide Omar's Assembly segment

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.

BJP will win Haryana polls: Sharma

BJP will form the next government in Haryana on its own as people have made up their minds to uproot the Congress, said state party chief Ram Bilas Sharma.

Assembly polls to be delinked; Maharashtra, Haryana dates may be in Oct

The coming Assembly elections in four states are being delinked with Maharashtra and Haryana likely to go to polls first in the third week of October.

Delhi CPI protests, urges Lt governor to call for Assembly polls

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.

`Mahayuti` needs to pull up socks for Maha polls: Sena

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.

Palghar gets election dept for Assembly polls

The Maharashtra government has sanctioned staff of election department of the newly formed Palghar district, in view of the forthcoming Assembly polls.

Congress kicks off candidate selection exercise for Haryana polls

Beginning the candidate selection exercise for poll-bound Haryana, Congress on Monday laid down the criteria for the same as it looks to beat a 10-year anti- incumbency factor in the state.