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Eye on BMC polls, Shiv Sena tries to woo Muslims

The task has been assigned to Haji Arafat Shaikh, who heads Sena's Maharashtra Shiv Vahtuk Sena.

25 Jan 2017 4:21 AM

Shiv Sena men attack BJP in virtual space

The Shiv Sena and BJP are not on the same page on alliance and their workers on social media are openly attacking each other.

24 Jan 2017 2:24 AM

Shiv Sena releases manifesto for BMC polls, claims alliance talks on with BJP

Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray refused to divulge details on the parleys being held by the two parties.

23 Jan 2017 6:20 PM

Shiv Sena, BJP make different claims for seat-sharing

After three rounds of talks between the Sena and BJP for forging an alliance, nothing concrete has come up yet.

23 Jan 2017 5:43 AM

60 seats to BJP in BMC polls more than enough: Sanjay Raut

BJP wanted 114 seats out of total 227, while Sena was ready to concede only 60 seats to its partner.

22 Jan 2017 8:38 PM


Go cashless, get tax concessions: BJP manifesto

The promise has been included in the party’s manifesto for the Mumbai civic polls that will take place on February 21.

22 Jan 2017 3:34 AM

NGO’s bid to increase voting percentage among Muslims

NGO Raza Academy has asked Muslim clerics to convey the message to people during Friday prayers.

22 Jan 2017 3:03 AM

BJP youth wing demands seats for ministers’ kin

MLAs and even members of Parliament has raised quite a few eyebrows within the party.

22 Jan 2017 2:54 AM

Penguin exhibit to open at Byculla zoo before BMC polls

The zoo authorities are racing against time to complete construction of the entire exhibit area so that it can open within a fortnight.

22 Jan 2017 2:38 AM

BMC Polls: Seat-sharing brings alliance talks to a halt

BJP demands 114 seats, but Shiv Sena offers only 60; CM and Uddhav hold aces.

22 Jan 2017 2:30 AM


EC to track bank accounts of BMC poll contestants

According to the SEC, a large quantity of liquor and money is illegally transported into the city during the elections.

22 Jan 2017 2:23 AM

BMC Polls: Shiv Sena-BJP reject each other's seat-sharing formulas

BJP wanted 114 seats out of total 227 while Sena was ready to concede only 60 seats to its partner.

21 Jan 2017 9:11 PM

BMC Polls: Kadam requests Uddhav not to join hands with BJP

The state’s environment minister met the Shiv Sena chief at the Sena Bhavan on Saturday.

21 Jan 2017 5:35 PM

Alliance mocks Shiv Sena’s ‘Did You Know’ campaign

Under the slogan ‘Did You Know?’ Sena is promoting development works carried out in the last five years.

21 Jan 2017 5:06 AM

Smaller allies ready to ditch BJP before ZP polls

The BJP is facing pressure from its own cadre to go solo in the coming civic and ZP elections.

21 Jan 2017 5:00 AM


Close to BMC polls, Congress stands divided

Ex-Mumbai Congress chief quits campaign, blames Sanjay Nirupam’s ‘negative attitude’ for it.

21 Jan 2017 4:45 AM

BMC polls: Shiv Sena questions BJP's claim of being 'clean'

The Sena said such a move to win elections is worse than accumulating black money, and needled the ally's claim of being 'clean.'

20 Jan 2017 1:04 PM

Juhu citizen groups deny naming BJP’s election candidate

Juhu, a celebrity hub, is also famous for its activists and ALMs.

20 Jan 2017 2:09 AM

Uddhav mum on tie-up with BJP; announces sops ahead of BMC poll

Uddhav Thackeray has set a deadline of January 21 for wrapping up the talks.

19 Jan 2017 5:02 PM

Alliance talks progress, but no consensus yet

The sources in the Sena said Shelar demanded 50 per cent of seats from the Sena for the BMC, which the Sena leaders refused.

19 Jan 2017 3:42 AM