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Six MNS corporators in BMC defect to arch-rival Shiv Sena; Uddhav Thackeray terms it ghar wapsi
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Six MNS corporators in BMC defect to arch-rival Shiv Sena; Uddhav Thackeray terms it ghar wapsi

In a major setback for Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS), six out of seven BMC corporators from the party defected to its arch-rival Shiv Sena

Mohan Bhagwat for President: Shiv Sena picks RSS chief for top job, in bid to bargain for key ministries
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Mohan Bhagwat for President: Shiv Sena picks RSS chief for top job, in bid to bargain for key ministries

Once again, the Shiv Sena has thrown a googly in the Presidential election poll highlighting the name of Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat for the president's post. The party said that since India is known as a Hindu country Bhagwat is the best choice for the president's post.

BMC: With no more 'understanding' with Congress, Shiv Sena set to face toughest 5-year tenure
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BMC: With no more 'understanding' with Congress, Shiv Sena set to face toughest 5-year tenure

Last week, the Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation’s (BMC’s) historic central hall saw high-decibel drama with the Shiv Sena getting its mayoral candidate elected

BMC Election 2017: Shiv Sena maintains hold as Vishwanath Mahadeshwar is elected Mumbai Mayor
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BMC Election 2017: Shiv Sena maintains hold as Vishwanath Mahadeshwar is elected Mumbai Mayor

Senior Shiv Sena leader and former college principal Vishwanath P Mahadeshwar was on Wednesday elected the Mayor of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation.

Vishwanath Mahadeshwar is new Mumbai mayor: All you need to know about the ex-college principal
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Vishwanath Mahadeshwar is new Mumbai mayor: All you need to know about the ex-college principal

Shiv Sena legislator and three-time corporator from Santacruz, Vishwanath Mahadeshwar, will be the new mayor of Mumbai, after he was sworn in on Wednesday, two weeks after the Sena won elections to the BMC

BMC polls 2017: Revenue minister Chandrakant Patil confident of BJP-Shiv Sena alliance
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BMC polls 2017: Revenue minister Chandrakant Patil confident of BJP-Shiv Sena alliance

With just a day left for filing of nominations for the Mumbai mayoral poll, a senior state BJP leader on Friday said he is confident that his party and Shiv Sena will come together to govern India's richest civic body.

BMC Election 2017: BJP's core committee to meet on Friday to decide strategy for mayoral polls
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BMC Election 2017: BJP's core committee to meet on Friday to decide strategy for mayoral polls

The core committee of Maharashtra BJP is likely to meet on Friday to chalk out the strategy for the Mumbai mayoral election scheduled for 8 March, in the backdrop of the civic polls throwing up a fractured verdict

BMC polls 2017: Mayor to be elected in first meeting of new House on 8 March
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BMC polls 2017: Mayor to be elected in first meeting of new House on 8 March

The next mayor of Mumbai will be elected on 8 March, at the first meeting of the new House, civic officials said here on Wednesday.

BMC Election 2017: Independent candidate voted for himself, but got zero votes, seeks probe
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BMC Election 2017: Independent candidate voted for himself, but got zero votes, seeks probe

An independent candidate who contested the February 21 BMC poll, has asked the State Election Commission (SEC) to probe what he called as 'disappearance' of votes cast by him and his family members.

BMC Election 2017: Will BJP consolidate its gains for 2019 or be hegemonic on local bodies?
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BMC Election 2017: Will BJP consolidate its gains for 2019 or be hegemonic on local bodies?

The ruling BJP at the Centre and in Maharashtra has reached a fork in the road. Should it take the path to power in the local bodies, the elections for which were recently held, by making compromises or strive to grow by staying true to itself and its ambitions?

BMC Election 2017: As all eyes turn to mayoral race, it's Congress' turn to play kingmaker
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BMC Election 2017: As all eyes turn to mayoral race, it's Congress' turn to play kingmaker

Elections to appoint the new mayor of Mumbai will be held on 9 March, and Shiv Sena has taken the opportunity to remind the Congress party of the favour it did by supporting Congress' Presidential candidates Pratibha Patil and Pranab Mukherjee

BMC Election 2017: A statistical recap of how Mumbai voted and the key role NOTA played
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BMC Election 2017: A statistical recap of how Mumbai voted and the key role NOTA played

It's been four days since the results for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) election was announced

BMC Election 2017: Impasse haunts civic body, as standoff between political parties continues
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BMC Election 2017: Impasse haunts civic body, as standoff between political parties continues

It's been three days since results of the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) election were announced, but the political impasse has continued, with neither Shiv Sena nor BJP taking any steps to cobble up a majority

UP Election 2017: Ahead of Phase 5, BJP makes final push with 'Vijay Utsav' celebration
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UP Election 2017: Ahead of Phase 5, BJP makes final push with 'Vijay Utsav' celebration

By observing Vijay Utsav on 25 February to celebrate its big victory in the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) polls and phenomenal success in the panchayat elections in Odisha, the Bharatiya Janata Party has given a final big push to its campaigning strategy ahead of the last three phases of polling in Uttar Pradesh

Maharashtra Civic Election 2017: NCP to join hands with Congress in corporations, Zila Parishads, says Sharad Pawar
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Maharashtra Civic Election 2017: NCP to join hands with Congress in corporations, Zila Parishads, says Sharad Pawar

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday said his party will join hands with the Indian National Congress in all the municipal corporations and Zilla Parishads in Maharashtra, where elections were held recently.

BMC Election 2017: BJP should stay away from seeking power in the MCGM
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BMC Election 2017: BJP should stay away from seeking power in the MCGM

The moment has arrived and the BJP has to decide between two choices.

BMC Election 2017: Cracks in Congress over supporting Shiv Sena for Mumbai mayor
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BMC Election 2017: Cracks in Congress over supporting Shiv Sena for Mumbai mayor

Serious differences emerged on Saturday in the Congress party over the issue of extending support to the Shiv Sena for the post of mayor after a hung House was thrown up in the recent elections to the country's richest civic body, BMC.

BMC Election 2017: Will Shiv Sena bite the bullet and come out of BJP's shadow?
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BMC Election 2017: Will Shiv Sena bite the bullet and come out of BJP's shadow?

The fractured mandate in the BMC election has made allies-turned-rivals Shiv Sena and BJP stake claim to power in the civic body and speculations are rife over the permutation and combination of elected members of various political parties for alignment to reach the figure of 114 in the House of 227.

BMC Election 2017: Shiv Sena no longer the big brother, should start a dialogue with us, says BJP
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BMC Election 2017: Shiv Sena no longer the big brother, should start a dialogue with us, says BJP

Both Shiv Sena and BJP are claiming the support of independent candidates after the BMC election, and are both quoting the figure of 86

BMC election 2017: Fractured mandate delivers only one loser, it's Mumbai
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BMC election 2017: Fractured mandate delivers only one loser, it's Mumbai

Since 1992 Shiv Sena and BJP have been running the city and now once again the mandate shows that they may be returning to power in BMC together.