Maharashtra Elections-2014

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It's not over yet! BJP, Sena play tug-of-war over Maha home ministry
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It's not over yet! BJP, Sena play tug-of-war over Maha home ministry

However, while BJP's victory was being hailed all over, the Sena, reports suggest, played its last and most effective card to make sure they get the next best deal after the CM's post.

Maharashtra poll: Ganpatrao Deshmukh wins 11th time, beats Karunanidi's record
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Maharashtra poll: Ganpatrao Deshmukh wins 11th time, beats Karunanidi's record

Veteran legislator Ganpatrao Deshmukh on Sunday created history by winning his 11th Assembly election.

Telangana BJP hails poll victories in Maharashtra and Haryana
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Telangana BJP hails poll victories in Maharashtra and Haryana

Hailing BJP's assembly election victories in Maharashtra and Haryana, Telangana BJP leaders today congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi, party president Amit Shah and party units in both the states.

Maha Assembly polls: BJP vote share doubles from 46 seats in 2009 to 122
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Maha Assembly polls: BJP vote share doubles from 46 seats in 2009 to 122

The vote share of BJP in Maharashtra Assembly elections doubled compared to that in 2009 to help catapult its tally from 46 to 122 seats in a five-cornered contest and it was also marginally higher than it got in the May Lok Sabha polls.

Maha elections: Ranbir, SRK and other celebs flaunt their inked fingers
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Maha elections: Ranbir, SRK and other celebs flaunt their inked fingers

Many B-towners went to cast their votes early morning to avoid the crowds at polling booths. Here are the photos of the celebs who flaunted their inked fingers.

Selecting leaders is like picking girlfriends, says Salman Khan
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Selecting leaders is like picking girlfriends, says Salman Khan

Salman Khan's voting appeal to his fans was quite cool as the actor asked them to chose their leader the same way they select their girlfriends.

BJP says alliance with Sena on death bed, makes fresh seat-sharing offer
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BJP says alliance with Sena on death bed, makes fresh seat-sharing offer

The deadlock has left smaller allies of 'Mahayuti', a mega-alliance led by Sena and BJP, restive with one of them threatening to walk out and contest the polls alone.

BJP, Shiv Sena say they don't want split, as seat-sharing tangle continues
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BJP, Shiv Sena say they don't want split, as seat-sharing tangle continues

"We are doing all we can to keep the alliance intact. It is a bond of 25 years," the BJP said.

Shiv Sena, BJP hold talks to salvage crumbling Maha alliance
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Shiv Sena, BJP hold talks to salvage crumbling Maha alliance

State BJP president Devendra Fadnavis said his party had given a proposal to Shiv Sena on distribution of seats and hoped there would be a positive response to it.

Shiv Sena, BJP may squabble over seats, but neither will break the alliance
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Shiv Sena, BJP may squabble over seats, but neither will break the alliance

The combine at the end, will stay together in all likelihood as they are not about to let go of what will be their best chance to come to power in the state after 15 years.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: MNS averse to alliance, to contest solo
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Maharashtra Assembly polls: MNS averse to alliance, to contest solo

Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) will contest the forthcoming elections on its own without forging any alliance, a senior party leader said on Sunday.

In a first, Uddhav publicly expresses desire to become Maha CM
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In a first, Uddhav publicly expresses desire to become Maha CM

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray also said he was not dreaming of the CM's post, but would not shy away from the responsibility.

Maharashtra polls: Ajit plays down Cong-NCP rift over seat-sharing
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Maharashtra polls: Ajit plays down Cong-NCP rift over seat-sharing

Even as the rift between Congress and NCP on the issue of seat-sharing for the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections remained wide open, state Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar today sought to play down differences between the two coalition partners.

Power crisis: Modi should either show leadership or take blame, says Chavan
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Power crisis: Modi should either show leadership or take blame, says Chavan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi should show "leadership" to resolve the power crisis in the country or else shoulder complete responsibility for any breakdown, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said in Mumbai on Sunday.

Maharashtra polls: BJP chief Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray
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Maharashtra polls: BJP chief Amit Shah meets Uddhav Thackeray

Seeking to put aside speculation about a rift over Maharashtra assembly poll seat-sharing in Shiv Sena-BJP alliance, BJP president Amit Shah met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray in Mumbai on Thursday night.

BJP-Shiv Sena drama ahoy: Amit Shah set to snub Uddhav Thackeray
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BJP-Shiv Sena drama ahoy: Amit Shah set to snub Uddhav Thackeray

The elimination of the Matoshree visit, which was once an integral item on BJP leaders' Mumbai agenda is actually one more symbol of a new era in the BJP, and the passing of the Vajpayee-Advani style.

Maharashtra polls: Cong-NCP seat sharing to be finalised in two weeks
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Maharashtra polls: Cong-NCP seat sharing to be finalised in two weeks

The NCP today said that seat sharing talks with Congress as well as finalisation of candidates is expected to be completed by 9 September.

With Assembly polls due, netas set to capitalise from Dahi Handi
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With Assembly polls due, netas set to capitalise from Dahi Handi

While the Dahi Handi festival in Mumbai has been much politicised in last few years, political leaders have been trying hard to score brownie points under the guise of human pyramids.

People don't support demand for Vidarbha state: Shiv Sena
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People don't support demand for Vidarbha state: Shiv Sena

Reiterating its staunch opposition to the demand for creation of a separate Vidarbha state, Shiv Sena on Thursday said there is no substance left in the demand and accused "those seeking to divide states of trying to split the country."

Maharashtra polls: Rane, Ashok Chavan to head Cong committees
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Maharashtra polls: Rane, Ashok Chavan to head Cong committees

In a significant move, Narayan Rane and Ashok Chavan, two known detractors of Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, were on Wednesday made chairmen of the Campaign and Coordination committees respectively by the AICC in poll-bound Maharashtra.