40-45 per cent polling in BMC polls

An estimated 45 per cent of the electorate exercised their franchise in the election for Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation on Wednesday.

Maharashtra civic polls: An analysis

The outcome of the civic polls is an eye opener for all major political stake holders.

Maharashtra civic polls: An analysis

The outcome of the civic polls is an eye opener for all major political stake holders.

Azmi alleges deal between Cong, saffron parties

Alleging that Congress has an understanding with Shiv Sena and BJP, SP leader Abu Asim Azmi said that his party would not support the saffron combine.

FIR against Raj Thackeray for poll code violation

According to police, the FIR was registered last night after the TV channel aired an interview of Raj Thackeray last evening.

BMC polls: Over 1 crore electorate to cast vote

Over 1 crore voters are expected to exercise their franchise on Thursday to elect 227 representatives from 2,232 candidates for the BMC polls.

BJP`s version of `Kolaveri` to woo BMC voters

The song `Kamalavari` appeals the voters in Marathi to
cast their vote for the party

2,233 candidates in fray in BMC polls

As many as 2,233 candidates are in
the fray for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)
elections scheduled on February 16, according to state
Election Commission.

BMC polls: Congress releases second list

MPCC released second list of 20 candidates, comprising 12 women out of whom two are kin of sitting corporators, for the Brihanmumbai BMC elections.

Youth Cong wants Rahul to campaign in BMC polls

Congress will contest 169 seats in the 227-strong BMC, while NCP will field candidates in 58.

‘Cover `Shiv Vada Pav` stalls during BMC polls’

Nitesh Rane on Tuesday demanded that the State EC direct the owners of the Shiv Sena-sponsored `Shiv Vada Pav` stalls to cover their outlets.

BMC polls: Maha CM downplays Pawar`s `ultimatum`

NCP chief Sharad Pawar has asked senior coalition partner, the Congress, to speed-up seat-sharing talks for the Mumbai municipal polls.

Why all parties covet the BMC?

The announcement of civic polls for February 16 in Maharashtra virtually heralds the battle for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation.

Congress-NCP meet over seat sharing inconclusive

The meeting of leaders of the
Congress and NCP Tuesday night to discuss seat-sharing for Mumbai
civic elections remained inconclusive, sources said.

Cong takes to networking sites ahead of BMC polls

Ahead of the BMC polls, the Mumbai Regional
Congress Committee has resorted to social networking sites --
like Twitter and Facebook to invite suggestions from people
for drafting the party manifesto.

BMC polls: Congress tries to put united face again

Factions led by Kamat and Deora, both former city
presidents, and current unit chief Kripashankar Singh have
been at loggerheads for long on the seat sharing issue.

Mumbai Cong gears up for BMC polls

Members of Mumbai Pradesh Mahila Cong received lessons on issues like eligibility
criteria, code of conduct from senior party leaders.

Thackeray, Athawale meet; discuss united opposition

Republican Party of India (RPI)
leader Ramdas Athawale on Monday met Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray
as a part of efforts to form an alliance with the Sena-BJP
combine against ruling Congress-NCP in the state.

Naidu asks Mumbai BJP to gear up for BMC polls

BJP leader Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday asked
the party unit here to woo voters by launching a massive
`door-to-door` campaign for the civic elections which are due
next year.