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
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.
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
Senior Shiv Sena leader and former college principal Vishwanath P Mahadeshwar was on Wednesday elected the Mayor of Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation.
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
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.
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
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.
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.
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?
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
It's been four days since the results for the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) election was announced
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
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
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.
The moment has arrived and the BJP has to decide between two choices.
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.
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.
Both Shiv Sena and BJP are claiming the support of independent candidates after the BMC election, and are both quoting the figure of 86
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.