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India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 23, 2014
The centre should take immediate steps for carving out a separate Vidarbha state from Maharashtra before the assembly elections "as promised" by the BJP, Congress leader Vilas Muttemwar said today.
India | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday July 17, 2014
The BJP has served a legal notice to Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, accusing him of "causing mental agony, harassment and defamation," by accusing the party of "horse-trading."
India | Reported by Ketki Angre | Wednesday July 16, 2014
Amit Shah, the new BJP president, today met the leaders of his party's Maharashtra and Jharkhand units.
India | Reported by Ketki Angre, Written by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday July 16, 2014
As BJP starts working on a strategy to wrest power in Maharashtra after a gap of decade-and-a-half, it has asked ministers of the Narendra Modi government, and of the states where it is in power, to spend a day in each of the 288 assembly constituenc...
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Written by Devesh Kumar | Friday July 11, 2014
Elections to the Maharashtra assembly are less than three months away, but irritants in the decade-and-a-half old Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) partnership are threatening to cast a shadow on their preparations. Chief Minister Prithviraj ...
India | Press Trust of India | Monday July 7, 2014
Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed and former J&K bank Chairman Haseeb A Drabu are in the list of 11 candidates released by the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the forthcoming assembly elections in the state.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday July 5, 2014
With both the RJD and JD(U) decimated by the BJP in the Lok Sabha elections, RJD chief Lalu Prasad today indicated at fighting the coming Assembly elections in Bihar with the JD(U).
India | Written by Devesh Kumar | Friday July 4, 2014
A petition filed by Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party, or the AAP, for holding fresh elections in Delhi after dissolving the state assembly was referred to a Constitution Bench by the Supreme Court.
India | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Thursday July 3, 2014
Over dinner last night, Prime Minister Narendra Modi informed ministers from his party, the BJP, that they will have to work hard to ensure coordination between party and government.
India | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday June 24, 2014
A day before train journeys start costing substantially more, the government was asked to withdraw the hike in fares by its own lawmakers from Maharashtra, where assembly elections are expected in October.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 24, 2014
Decision on any pre-poll alliance by the Congress for the Assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir scheduled later this year will be taken by the high command, senior party leader Ghulam Nabi Azad said today.
India | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Friday June 20, 2014
The Congress is looking for a viable candidate to replace its Chief Minister in Maharashtra, Prithviraj Chavan ahead of the state assembly elections scheduled later this year, said sources.
India | Reported by Saurabh Gupta; Edited by Devesh Kumar | Friday June 13, 2014
The Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) government in Maharashtra is likely to recognize the Marathas as a backward class and reserve 20 per cent seats for them in government jobs and educational institutions, in a move that is certain to invit...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 8, 2014
BJP leader and former chief minister Arjun Munda today said decision about the chief ministerial candidate for the upcoming Assembly elections in Jharkhand will be taken by the party leadership.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 5, 2014
After capturing power in New Delhi and claiming three of the six Lok Sabha seats from Jammu and Kashmir, the Bharatiya Janata Party is hoping to replicate this in the assembly elections later this year by targeting 44-plus seats - or a majority - in ...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 4, 2014
Former Chief Minister of Bihar, Nitish Kumar, declined to accept a posse of personal staff alloted to him by the state government, a facility not available to other former Chief Ministers.
People | NDTV.com | Tuesday June 3, 2014
Gopinath Munde, union rural development minister, who died this morning of a heart attack after a road accident in Delhi, was one of the BJP's top leaders in Maharashtra, and was considered to be the BJP's chief ministerial candidate for the assembly...
Election 2014 | Reported by Saurabh Gupta, Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Monday June 2, 2014
The latest editorial in Shiv Sena's mouthpiece Saamna has set off a political row with an apparent dig at Gopinath Munde, the most prominent leader of its ally BJP in Maharashtra.
Election 2014 | Edited by Sanchari Bhattacharya | Sunday June 1, 2014
Maharashtra Navnirman Sena chief Raj Thackeray, who is smarting from a defeat in the recently held Lok Sabha elections, announced on Saturday at a rally in Mumbai that he will contest this year's Assembly polls. Will his estranged cousin Uddhav follo...
People | Written by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday May 27, 2014
As a senior BJP leader, Harsh Vardhan wears several hats. He was the party's chief ministerial candidate in Delhi in the assembly polls held in December.