Wednesday, 29 June, 2022
TopicMaharashtra assembly elections

Topic: Maharashtra assembly elections

Shiv Sena says it has ‘remote control of power’ in Maharashtra despite lower tally than 2014

BJP and Shiv Sena are in the middle of tough negotiations with Modi-Shah’s party posting a less-than-impressive performance in Maharashtra assembly election.

Shiv Sena-BJP wonder if the glass is half-full or half empty as Pawar protects opposition

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Aaditya Thackeray should be the next Maharashtra CM, demand Shiv Sena MLAs

BJP’s reduced tally in the Maharashtra assembly election has given more bargaining power to Shiv Sena, say political experts.

How Raj Thackeray’s MNS hurt not just Shiv Sena, but also NCP, Congress and BJP

MNS played spoilsport for Shiv Sena-BJP on 5 seats, and it did the same to Congress-NCP combine even though it had tacit understanding with opposition.

Congress wrests 2 of 6 seats in Nagpur — the home turf of Fadnavis, Gadkari and RSS

Congress had drawn a blank in the 2014 elections, losing all 6 seats to BJP. This time, of the 4 seats won by BJP, two were by a narrow margin.

Selectors right to back young wicketkeepers. Dhoni’s a legend, but it’s time India moved on

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Sharad Pawar’s piggyback ride to the opposition & Congress still has a pulse

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Shiv Sena’s Saamana editorial talks of BJP’s ‘politics of arrogance’, praises Sharad Pawar

In a 'Saamana' editorial, Shiv Sena says people have refused to come under influence of politics of terror and power. Verdict shows people want a strong opposition, it adds.

BJP has 16 dynast MLAs in Maharashtra — highest among all parties

17 of the 29 dynasts BJP fielded across Maharashtra and Haryana have won. The figure for Congress stands at 21 out of 36.

The hidden gains for Shiv Sena in Maharashtra assembly results

At over 44 per cent, Shiv Sena is on its way to recording its best strike rate ever, improving its previous best of 43.19 per cent in 1995.

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An employee works at Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. facility in Chakan, Maharashtra | Bloomberg file photo

Bigger cars, smaller chips — Why Mahindra is worried about increased wait time

A major focus for Mahindra will be defending its market share in the large-format SUV segment from Tata Motors and Hyundai Motor.


The Indian Air Force logo | Commons

Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.