BJP sweeps Pune city, wins all eight seats

In a show of strength, BJP bulldozed the opposition - NCP, Congress and estranged ally Shiv Sena - to win all the eight Assembly seats in Pune city.

2014 Maharashtra Assembly polls: Uddhav Thackeray's 'ekla chalo' moment

Many pundits would've foretold that in the 2014 Maharashtra Assembly polls stars were aligned in favour of Uddhav Thackeray.

BJP, Shiv Sena would not have split if Balasaheb was alive: Rajnath Singh
BJP, Shiv Sena would not have split if Balasaheb was alive: Rajnath Singh

Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said the BJP-Shiv Sena alliance would not have broken had Bal Thackeray been alive.

Shiv Sena questions PM's sudden respect for Bal Thackeray

The Shiv Sena on Monday launched a blistering attack on the BJP, blaming it for the end of their 25-year-old alliance and questioned Narendra Modi's 'new-found' respect for Bal Thackeray after the PM refrained from criticizing the former ally at a poll rally in Maharashtra as a tribute to the lat

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Shiv Sena hits out at PM Modi again

Continuing with its attack on Narendra Modi, Shiv Sena hit out at the Prime Minister and said that he has left his work in the national capital to hold public meetings in the poll-bound Maharashtra, as per news reports on Tuesday.

BJP will come to power on its own in Maharashtra: Venkaiah Naidu

Regretting that BJP-Shiv Sena alliance could not continue in Maharashtra, Union Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Monday expressed confidence that his party would come to power on its own in the western state.

The Thackerays: Maharashtra's most influential political family

Know about Maharashtra's most influential political family- The Thackerays.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Will not speak against Shiv Sena, says PM Modi

While addressing a rally in Maharashtra PM Narendra Modi said that he has immense respect for Bal Thackeray as he dedicated his life towards the making of Shiv Sena. Hence, he wont speak a word against Shiv Sena.

BJP back-stabbed Balasaheb Thackeray by snapping ties with Sena: Aditya

Sharpening attack on erstwhile ally BJP, Shiv Sena on Sunday accused it of backstabbing late Sena supremo Bal Thackeray by snapping ties with his party over seat sharing in Maharashtra Assembly polls.

Narendra Modi refrains from attacking Shiv Sena out of respect for Bal Thackeray
Narendra Modi refrains from attacking Shiv Sena out of respect for Bal Thackeray

Even after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) parted ways with one of its oldest allies — the Shiv Sena — Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday refrained from attacking the erstwhile NDA ally in poll-bound Maharashtra.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: PM Narendra Modi addresses rally in Sangli

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed an election rally at Tasgaon in Maharashtra's Sangli district.

Maharashtra Assembly Polls: Tawde to face tough debut, but likely to sail through

The maiden electoral battle for senior Maharashtra BJP leader Vinod Tawde may not be a cakewalk as former ally Shiv Sena reportedly wants its cadre to ensure his defeat since it blames him to be one of the architects of the breakup of the 25-year-old saffron alliance.

If voted to power, Sena will expose all scams, files: Uddhav
If voted to power, Sena will expose all scams, files: Uddhav

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has said that he would initiate an inquiry into the alleged multi-crore irrigation scam and probe the "hasty approval" of builder files by former CM Prithviraj Chavan, if his party is voted to power.

Shiv Sena's Dussehra rally sans speeches this year

Perhaps for the first time in 48 years, the Shiv Sena's annual Dussehra rally at Shivaji Park here will be held this year without fiery speeches for which it was renowned.

Maharashtra 'buried' those wanting to conquer it: Sena to BJP

Apparently targeting its former ally BJP, Shiv Sena on Saturday said it was its leader Bal Thackeray who stood up for Hindutva while others used it as a "shield for political gains" and warned that "those who came to conquer Maharashtra were buried in the state's soil".

DNA: End of BJP-Shiv Sena 25 year of alliance

The seat-sharing tussle between two parties finally led to the collapse of the twenty-five year-old alliance between Shiv Sena and the BJP which also saw the two sides blaming each other for not showing enough flexibility in saving the alliance.

We will build Maharashtra of Balasaheb's dreams under Uddhav Thackeray, says son Aaditya

Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray's son Aaditya said on Thursday that under the leadership of his father that they would build a progressive, safe and prosperous Maharashtra.

Will Modi be able to save BJP-Shiv Sena 25-year-old alliance?- Part II

Amidst speculations that the 25-year-old alliance between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena may break, Uddhav Thackeray rolled out a final formula and offered 119 seats to BJP while keeping 151 seats for his own party.

Will Modi be able to save BJP-Shiv Sena 25-year-old alliance?

Amidst speculations that the 25-year-old alliance between the Bharatiya Janata Party and Shiv Sena may break, Uddhav Thackeray rolled out a final formula and offered 119 seats to BJP while keeping 151 seats for his own party.

Book explores life and times of Bal Thackeray

There were never any half measures about late Bal Thackeray - it was either all or nothing for the man who always knew what he wanted, says a new book which explores the life and times of the enigmatic Shiv Sena founder.