Maharashtra Assembly Elections

Poll-weary Mumbai gives its vote to NOTA

With Maharashtra voting the BJP-Shiv Sena combine to power again in the 2019 assembly elections, another big gainer has emerged in the city of Mumbai — NOTA.

published on : 26th October 2019

Maharashtra, Haryana poll results should be a wake-up call for BJP: Asaduddin Owaisi

Owaisi was also visibly pleased about their party’s maiden win in the Kishanganj Assembly constituency in Bihar.

published on : 26th October 2019

Will focus on creating pool of talented leaders, says NCP leader Sharad Pawar

The NCP, which saw some prominent leaders leaving the party before the elections, ended up with 54 seats.

published on : 25th October 2019

Local issues hit BJP’s nationalism poll narrative

The flood-like situation due to heavy rains close to the voting dates helped the opposition to consolidate the wrath of people against the government and achieve its goals.

published on : 24th October 2019

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Sharad Pawar does what the Mughals didn't, beats a 'Chhatrapati'!

For the NCP and Sharad Pawar, it was almost a prestige issue to capture the Satara parliamentary seat.

published on : 24th October 2019

In a first, NOTA comes second in Latur rural

While winner Dhiraj Deshmukh got 134615 votes or 67.63 per cent of the total votes polled, 27449 voters opted for the ‘None of The Above’ (NOTA) option.

published on : 24th October 2019

BJP committed to development of tribals: Amit Shah

Shah also stressed the benefits that Nandurbar district has received out of various schemes started by the Modi government.

published on : 19th October 2019

BJP in no mood to be generous, even to allies in upcoming Assembly polls

After successfully decimating the opposition, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is taking aim at its allies, now that it has registered emphatic victories in two consecutive Lok Sabha polls.

published on : 28th September 2019

Shiv Sena urges Election Commission to hike Assembly poll expenditure limit

The demand raised by the Sena was supported by its partner the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), and also by Sharad Pawar-led Nationalist Congress Party (NCP).

published on : 18th September 2019

Ex-NCP minister Bhaskar Jadhav announces decision to join Shiv Sena ahead of Assembly polls

Last month, NCP MLA Avadhut Tatkare, the nephew of party MP Sunil Tatkare, also announced his decision to join the Sena.

published on : 9th September 2019