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BJP fields ex-BJD MP as its candidate for Kandhamal bypolls

A day after inducting him into the party, BJP on Monday named former BJD MP Rudra Madhav Ray as its candidate for the October 15 bye-election in Odisha's Kandhamal Lok Sabha seat.

Maharashtra polls: BJP-Shiv Sena logjam continues

Suspense continues on the fate of Shiv Sena-BJP alliance, with the two parties failing yet again to arrive at a seat-sharing formula.

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NCP-Congress alliance: Seat sharing should be on reasonable terms, says Majeed Memon

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majeed Memon on Monday reiterated the stand of the party over deadlock with Congress on seat sharing and said that it should be done on respectable and reasonable terms.

Amit Shah urges Uddhav Thackeray not to break BJP-Shiv Sena ties

In a bid to salvage his party's 25-year-old alliance in Maharashtra for the upcoming Assembly polls, state BJP poll in-charge Om Mathur will on Monday hold talks with Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.

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Shiv Sena-BJP tussle over seats only for CM's post: Rane

 Congress leader and Maharashtra Industries Minister Narayan Rane today said the tug of war between Shiv Sena and BJP over seat-sharing was for the Chief Minister's post, but neither party had a candidate for the top job in the state.

BJP declares candidate for Kanubari Assembly constituency

 The BJP's central election committee has declared Rongnai Maham as the official candidate for the bye-election to the Kanubari Assembly constituency in Longding district of Arunachal Pradesh.

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.

Sushil blames Nitish for breaking alliance with NDA

Observing that Bihar has missed yet another opportunity to fast track development due to the state government's confrontationist attitude towards the Centre, former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi on Sunday squarely blamed his erstwhile boss Nitish Kumar for breaking alliance with the NDA.

As Sena and BJP negotiate, smaller allies talk of parting ways

Mahadeo Jankar, president of Rashtriya Samaj Party (RSP), a part of 'Mahayuti' (grand alliance of opposition parties) on Sunday asked Shiv Sena and BJP to finalize the seat-sharing formula by tomorrow, threatening that he would be out of the alliance otherwise.

Akali Dal-BJP alliance strong: Punjab CM

With the BJP`s 25-year-old alliance with Shiv Sena coming under strain before the Maharashtra assembly polls, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal Sunday said the alliance between the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) and the BJP in Punjab is strong and not comparable to any other alliance.

Maha Assembly polls: Shiv Sena to contest 288 seats if BJP fails to respond; final decision on Monday

 In what can break the decade-long political alliance in Maharashtra, Shiv Sena on Sunday said that it will contest all 288 seats in the state alone if the BJP does not respond to the party's offer on seat-sharing soon, as per reports.

BJP, Shiv Sena yet to agree on seat sharing

BJP and the Shiv Sena are yet to reach an agreement on seat-sharing for the October 15 Maharashtra assembly elections.

Maharashtra BJP proposes to contest polls without Shiv Sena, asks PM Modi, Amit Shah to take final call
Maharashtra BJP proposes to contest polls without Shiv Sena, asks PM Modi, Amit Shah to take final call

As the future of the 25-year-old BJP-Shiv Sena alliance in Maharashtra remains uncertain, the state BJP leaders on Sunday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi and party chief Amit Shah to take decision on contesting Assembly elections alone in the state.

BJP seeks explanation from LG Jung on missing files

 Delhi BJP on Saturday demanded an explanation from L-G Najeeb Jung over the disappearance of files related to misappropriation of Rs 700 crore SC/ST fund in Commonwealth Games two years ago.

Case filed over 'fake' messages about MNS MLA joining BJP

 An offence has been registered against unidentified persons for allegedly circulating a false message on social media that MNS legislator from Nashik, Vasant Gite, has quit the party and joined the BJP.

BJP releases second list for Haryana polls

 The BJP Saturday released its second list of 47 candidates for the Haryana assembly election.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Congress-NCP alliance on shaky ground
Maharashtra Assembly polls: Congress-NCP alliance on shaky ground

Like Shiv Sena-BJP alliance, troubles appeared to have cropped up in the rival camp also with NCP virtually giving an ultimatum to the Congress to decide seat sharing for the Assembly polls in a day.