The NCP in Maharashtra on Thursday said it will maintain a distance from the Shiv Sena and BJP-- who are locked in a power struggle to install their Mayor in the Mumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC)--unlike t...
As many as 43 winners in the just concluded Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) elections are facing criminal cases, says a report
The logic behind the machinations is this: If mayor elections are held on March 8, when last phase of polling will be on in UP, the Congress will not be able to support ‘communal’ Sena, giving B...
The Congress yesterday said the party would not support the Shiv Sena to capture power at the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) or for installing its Mayor
In more than 30 seats, unaffiliated candidates came second, playing a major spoiler to the Shiv Sena and the BJP's hopes of attaining majority
Rajendra Narwankar (61), who contested the BMC election on a Congress ticket and won from ward 216, could be the first officer from civic body's engineering department
The VB Nagar police have arrested a BJP candidate and seven party workers for attacking an elected MNS corporator Sanjay Turde on Thursday night
Mumbai is known as a cosmopolitan city, but when it comes to representation in its civic body, BMC, corporators from the Marathi community are still in the majority. But, the scenario has changed over the p...
The party, known for its saffron ideology, seems to be moving towards a secular image; in the past few months, it has strategically portrayed a balanced view of the community
In an attempt to stake their majority and ensure their candidate is the mayor, the BJP and Shiv Sena, who both won neck and neck seats in the BMC polls, have started reaching out to independent candidates
Sources said the BJP high command has asked Maharashtra unit to go all out in its efforts, primarily because of the mandate that Mumbai has given to the party's agenda of transparency and development
Congress could end up being the winner after Shiv Sena puts speculation of a post-poll tie-up with once ally to rest, lambasting the BJP in its mouthpiece this morning
No other leader in the BJP was as confident as Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis of an astounding performance in Mumbai, eight other civic corporations and 26 zilla parishad elections
Two Independent candidates on Friday joined the Shiv Sena at party president Uddhav Thackeray's residence 'Matoshree', thereby taking its total tally to 86
Three of the four corporators, who were booked for Thane builder Suraj Parmar's suicide, have won the Thane Municipal Corporation elections. They feel that it's definitely a big win
A day after the BMC polls threw up a fractured verdict, senior BJP leader Nitin Gadkari on Friday said there is "no option" for his party and Shiv Sena than joining hands for control of the Mumbai civic bod...
Yashika Salunkhe, a four-year-old student of St Joseph School in Agripada, was picked by election authorities to decide the fate of two candidates, who had tied in ward 220
mid-day gives you the lowdown on the battle between the two saffron parties, namely the Shiv Sena and the BJP, for a slice of the BMC pie, after the results were announced on Thursday
Politics has always been a game of the older, more seasoned politicians. But this BMC election, quite a few first-time candidates have emerged victorious, beating stalwarts on their first attempt
An MNS candidate celebrating his victory in BMC election was allegedly attacked by a mob last night. Sanjay Turde, the candidate from ward number 166, has sustained injuries to his head, legs and body
Post poll results, Shiv Sainiks celebrate outside Dadar HQ, but no one turns up outside MNS chief's residence
The tally of voters who went for the NOTA (none of the above) option in the BMC election isn't out yet, but political pundits believe that it would have barely made a dent in the results
As the high-stakes BMC elections came to a close, it became clear that the bookmakers had once again got it right, especially when it came to BJP and Shiv Sena
The battle to control the country's richest municipal corporation came to a neck and neck end between the Shiv Sena and the Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP), both of whom reached their best performance in the Bri...
After a bruising break-up that has left the Shiv Sena and the BJP with near identical numbers, the latter extends the olive branch, assuring the Sena there will be no grudges if allies put the past behind
MIM marks a small victory by entering BMC for the first time, MNS loses out in stronghold
We asked 5 Mumbaikars on who they think will win in their ward. Here's what they have to say
The BMC results saw Shiv Sena getting 84 seats with BJP closing in at 82. Congress won 31, NCP is 9. MNS closed in at 7. Others manages to bag 14 seats. Here's a list of individual ward winners
Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated the Bharatiya Janata Party team in Maharashtra after it notched spectacular victories, bagging eight of the 10 major civic bodies in Mumbai on Thursday
The Shiv Sena finished on top of a hung BrihanMumbai Municipal Corporation but the BJP said it could take control of the BMC, India's richest civic body, with the backing of at least 4 independents