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Maharashtra civic body polls: As it happened

Elections to the BMC and nine other civic bodies in Maharashtra have virtually turned into a battle of prestige for Devendra Fadnavis and Uddhav Thackeray. 

Maharashtra civic polls: 56% voting in 10 municipal corporations, 55% in BMC; focus on BJP-Shiv Sena contest

Maharashtra civic polls: 56% voting in 10 municipal corporations, 55% in BMC; focus on BJP-Shiv Sena contest

Millions voted on Tuesday in Maharashtra to elect ten major civic bodies.

BMC exit poll: BJP predicted to score big in neck-and-neck battle with Shiv Sena

BMC exit poll: BJP predicted to score big in neck-and-neck battle with Shiv Sena

In the crucial electoral contest of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), BJP and Shiv Sena are likely to be engaged in neck-and-neck battle.

BMC Election 2017: Why this 'mini vidhan sabha' poll is huge prestige battle between Devendra Fadnavis and Uddhav Thackeray

BMC Election 2017: Why this 'mini vidhan sabha' poll is huge prestige battle between Devendra Fadnavis and Uddhav Thackeray

Polling for the cash-rich and crucial Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) got underway on Tuesday morning with estranged allies BJP and Shiv Sena at the forefront of this battle of might. 

BMC Election 2017: Results will be out on this date | Who will win - BJP or Shiv Sena?

BMC Election 2017: Results will be out on this date | Who will win - BJP or Shiv Sena?

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) election is a major prestige battle between Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis and Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray.

BMC polls: BJP confident of victory despite rift with Shiv Sena

BMC polls: BJP confident of victory despite rift with Shiv Sena

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday expressed confidence of securing a majority in the 2017 Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) polls, despite facing a stiff competition from its ally Shiv Sena.

BMC polls 2017: Who will win the battle for country's richest civic body?

BMC polls 2017: Who will win the battle for country's richest civic body?

Polling for the country's richest civic body - Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) – along with nine other municipal corporations in Maharashtra began on Tuesday amid tight security. Here's all you should know about the BMC polls, which are being dubbed as 'mini assembly elections' in Maharashtra.

BMC polls: BJP expecting 55% voter turnout on Tuesday

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is pulling out all the stops to capture power at the country's richest civic body.

Maharashtra CM asks Kirit Somaiya not to use for politics 'info' on money laundering

BJP MP Kirit Somaiya has been demanding that Shiv Sena Uddhav Thackeray declares his financial assets.

Support to Maharashtra govt temporary, future of Fadnavis 'uncertain' : Shiv Sena

Support to Maharashtra govt temporary, future of Fadnavis 'uncertain' : Shiv Sena

The Shiv Sena on Monday said its support to the BJP-led government in Maharashtra was "temporary" in nature and that the future of Chief Minister Devednra Fadnavis "remains uncertain".

Maharashtra civic polls campaign ends, spotlight on Shiv Sena-BJP fight

The gruelling campaign for civic polls in Mumbai and nine other cities across Maharashtra ended this evening, with the BJP Shiv Sena rift casting a shadow over the stability of the Devendra Fadnavis government.

Mid-term polls in Maharashtra inevitable: Sharad Pawar

Warning that midterm assembly elections in Maharashtra were "inevitable", Nationalist Congress Party president Sharad Pawar on Saturday said there was no question of his party propping up the Bharatiya Janata Party-Shiv Sena alliance in the state.

Shiv Sena leader Pandurang Dhumal injured in mob attack in Murbad taluka

Eight persons including a local Shiv Sena leader were injured after they were allegedly attacked by an armed mob of 50 people in Koravale village in Murbad taluka here, district police said on Friday.

Manoj Tiwari's car attacked in Mumbai, BJP Delhi chief says it can`t discourage him

Manoj Tiwari's car attacked in Mumbai, BJP Delhi chief says it can`t discourage him

Manoj Tiwari, the Lok Sabha member from Delhi North-East, has been campaigning for the BJP in Mumbai for the upcoming BMC polls.

Nagpur must be saved from BJP's grip, says Shiv Sena

In a scathing attack on Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis alleging poor law and order situation in his home turf Nagpur, the Shiv Sena today said the city must be saved from the clutches of the BJP and wondered if the city is on its way to become the "crime capital of the world."

BJP seeks ban on Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' that 'only screams', Uddhav Thackery calls it emergency

BJP seeks ban on Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' that 'only screams', Uddhav Thackery calls it emergency

After a BJP functionary wrote to the State Election Commission demanding ban on publication of Shiv Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' on three days, latter's national president Uddhav Thackeray has compared the situation to 'Emergency'.

Sena accuses Maha CM of irregularities as ex-Nagpur mayor

At a time when Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is building BJP's campaign for civic polls on a transparency plank and his clean image, Shiv Sena today claimed he was indicted by a probe panel for "corruption" during his stint as Nagpur mayor in 2001.

BJP stands for progress, development: Maharashtra CM Devendra​ Fadnavis

Equating BJP to a bank which offers good returns to investors, Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis today said his party stands for progress and development and anyone casting vote in its favour will "earn interest" in the form of development.

PM Modi not my enemy: Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has said he has no enmity with Prime Minister Narendra Modi but he has the right to speak his mind.

Shiv Sena part of govt to 'control' anti-people policies: Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena part of govt to 'control' anti-people policies: Uddhav Thackeray

Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday claimed that his party is functioning as a corrective force by being part of governments at the Centre and in Maharashtra to "control" the anti-people policies.