By Quaid Najmi, Mumbai, Oct 19 : The BJP expressed determination to rule Maharashtra after emerging as the single largest group in a hung house Sunday after the NCP offered unexpected outside support to it, leaving the runner up Shiv Sena high and dry.
Nagpur, Oct. 19 : Maharashtra Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday said that his party will think over Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar's statement that he is ready to form an alliance with the BJP in the state.
Mumbai, Oct. 19 : Adding a new twist to the Maharashtra elections rigmarole, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has offered outside support to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to form the government in the state.
New Delhi, Oct. 19 : Minister of State for Power Piyush Goyal on Sunday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) high command will decide on whether they will form a coalition government in Maharashtra with the Shiv Sena.
New Delhi, Oct.19 : Reiterating that the mandate given by the people of Maharashtra in the assembly polls was in favour of his party, BJP's Maharashtra in-charge Rajiv Pratap Rudy on Sunday strongly asserted that the state will have a Chief Minister from the BJP itself.
Mumbai, Oct. 19 : Asserting that the people of Maharashtra have not given a clear majority to anyone, Shiv Sena leader Anil Desai on Sunday said if the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) makes an offer of reconciliation then his party will consider it.
By Mohammed Shafeeq, Hyderabad, Oct 19 : It was celebration time for Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) which made an impressive debut in Maharashtra assembly elections by bagging two seats and leading in a third constituency.
By Quaid Najmi, Mumbai, Oct 19 : The BJP could rule Maharashtra after finishing as the single largest group in a hung house Sunday after the NCP offered unexpected outside support to it, leaving the runner up Shiv Sena high and dry.
Mumbai, Oct. 19 : Thanking the people of Maharashtra for reposing their faith in his party's vision, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kirit Somaiya on Sunday said that his party would provide a mini-Modi government in the state.
Karad (Maharashtra): Former Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan on Sunday won the South Karad seat in Maharashtra by over 65,000 votes defeating independent candidate Vilasrao Patil-Undalkar and BJP's Atul Bhosale.
Mumbai, Oct 18 : On the eve of the counting of votes in the Maharashtra assembly elections Sunday, hectic politicking was underway over the prospects of various parties, possible alliances and speculation over the next chief minister.
Ralegan-Siddhi (Maharashtra), Oct 18 : Social crusader Anna Hazare Saturday demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi fulfil his poll promise of bringing back money stashed abroad, failing which he would launch an agitation.
New Delhi, Oct 17 : With exit polls predicting a BJP victory in Maharashtra and Haryana, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar Friday said the polls predicted clearly a Modi wave and that the ruling party was going to do a Dhoom II success story in the two states.
Mumbai, Oct 17 : Senior leaders of the Congress' Maharashtra unit and rivals are gunning for former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan after his recent interview to a Kolkata-based daily in which he criticized several party colleagues on certain issues.