MAHARASHTRA

  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories 17 hours 31 minutes ago

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • Maharashtra verdict: Is an alliance between BJP and NCP politics of opportunism? 17 hours 42 minutes ago

    NCP with its 41 seats has offered unconditional support in forming the government after BJP bagged 122 seats in Maharashtra assembly polls and falls short of majority by 23 seats. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 18 hours 0 minutes ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena, NCP wait for BJP's final call in Maharashtra 18 hours 43 minutes ago

    After the declaration of Maharashtra assembly poll results both Shiv Sena and NCP wait for BJP's final call on government formation. BJP emerged as single largest part with 122 seats after countings on Sunday. ...
  • Maharashtra elections: Guessing game on as BJP keeps Shiv Sena, NCP on hold 19 hours 34 minutes ago

    It's a dilemma of plenty for the BJP. More than 24 hours after emerging as the single largest party in Maharashtra, the BJP continues to play the guessing game. ...
  • Maharashtra elections: RSS refuses to intervene over NCP's support offer to BJP Yesterday

    The Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh has refused to intervene over NCP's outside support offer to the BJP. It is upto the BJP to decide whether they want to take support of NCP," RSS said. BJP leader Shaina NC said, "we have to keep in mind the interest of the votes, the...
  • NCP has extended support to BJP keeping in mind the people of Maharashtra, says Majeed Memon Yesterday

    NCP leader Majeed Memon said that the Bharatiya Janata Party needs to think about what Praful Patel has said. Patel had earlier said that NCP will offer external support to BJP, the single largest party in the Maharashtra Assembly elections. Memon said that the NCP has to pay for the...
  • Assembly election results: Saffron surge in Maharashtra Yesterday

    Bharatiya Janata Party has become the first party since 1990 to win more than 100 seats. Their one arch rival, NCP, has offered outside support. BJP leader Rajiv pratap Rudy said, "Arun Jaitley and Rajnath Singh will be in Mumbai to discuss future course of action." ...
  • Will BJP pick NCP over Shiv Sena as the Modi wave sweeps Maharashtra? Yesterday

    With BJP emerging as the single largest party in Maharashtra and yet falling short of reaching the halfway mark, it has two options, either to join hands with former ally Shiv Sena or the NCP. ...
  • Who will BJP pick: Shiv Sena or NCP? Yesterday

    With BJP emerging as the single largest party in Maharashtra and yet falling short of reaching the halfway mark, it has two options, either to join hands with former ally Shiv Sena or the NCP. ...
  • TWTW: What is reason behind Congress's debacle in Maharashtra? Yesterday

    After losing Assembly elections in Maharashtra, Congress president Sonia Gandhi asks Prithviraj Chavan the reason behind the party's debacle. ...
  • TWTW: Were voting fair in Assembly elections? Yesterday

    As voting for the Assembly elections in Haryana and Maharashtra took place on October 15, Cyrus Broacha talks to the polling booth officer and asks him whether the elections were fair or not. ...
  • TWTW: Ground reports from Maharashtra and Haryana Yesterday

    In the run up to the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana, 'The Week That Wasn't' reporters visit various places in both the states and take voters' issues. ...
  • Watch: The Week That Wasn't election special Yesterday

    In this special show of The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha takes on the Assembly elections in Maharashtra and Haryana. He also talks to senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor. ...
  • Uddhav Thackeray will decide the Shiv Sena-BJP alliance, says Sanjay Raut Yesterday

    Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that they had come to know that NCP had offered BJP support. "Sena members had a meeting on Sunday. Uddhav Thackeray will ultimately decide about the alliance. It was not only Sena's decision to break the alliance in the first place," said Raut. ...
  • Maharashtra elections: We will see a lot of dirty politics now, says Sandeep Dikshit Yesterday

    After the reports of NCP offering outside support to BJP, Congress spokesperson Sandeep Dikshit said, "BJP was calling NCP corrupt all these days, we shall see a lot of dirty politics now. It is no surprise that the NCP is offering support to BJP." ...
  • Maharashtra elections: Prithviraj Chavan plans to rebuild the Congress party 2 days ago

    Chief Minister of Maharashtra Prithviraj Chavan said that the Assembly election results were not satisfactory and that the party would play the role of a positive opposition. "We will work together to build Congress again in the state and I thank people for supporting me," said Chavan. ...
  • Maharashtra elections: Alliance with Shiv Sena should not have broken, says LK Advani 2 days ago

    As the trend emerges of Maharashtra Assembly election, Bharatiya Janata Party reaches out to its former all Shiv Sena. BJP's senior leader LK Advani said, "I am happy with results. Alliance with Shiv Sena should not have broken." ...
  • People supported Modi's wave for development, says Nitin Gadkari 2 days ago

    Senior Bharatiya Janata Party leaders are looking at the possibilities of forming the government in Maharashtra. BJP leader and Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said, "The party is discussing internally on the issue of alliance in Maharashtra." Talking about the emerging trends of Assembly election 2014 Gadkari said, "The new wave...
  • Maharashtra elections: BJP's Piyush Goel hints at post-poll alliance with Sena 2 days ago

    BJP leader Piyush Goyal indicates that BJP is ready to work with Shiv Sena again. "Maybe had we fought along with Sena the results would have been better.There was a misunderstanding with Sena on seat sharing. I do not think a period of 20 days can decide the fate of...
  • Congress's Rajiv Shukla keeps hopes alive even as party concedes defeat, says will pick up 2 days ago

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Congress leader Rajiv Shukla said that the Modi wave had declined since the last Lok Sabha elections. "There are signs of improvement in Congress since the Lok Sabha elections, Congress will definately pick up, " said Rajiv Shukla. ...
  • Congress could not compete because of its political arrogance, says Devendra Fadnavis 2 days ago

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Devendra Fadnavis said that Congress, NCP were rival parties to the BJP and not Shiv Sena. "Congress could not compete because of its political arrogance," said Fadnavis. ...
  • Maharashtra elections: We will play crucial role in forming government, says Shiv Sena 2 days ago

    Bharatiya Janata Party in Maharashtra has reached out to its former ally Shiv Sena as trends suggest that the party might just fall short of majority to form the government. Shiv Sena spokesperson Shweta Parulekar said, "We are happy with the initial trends. But we are sure to get more...
  • Maharashtra elections: Shiv Sena is not our political rival, says BJP 2 days ago

    Bharatiya Janata Party in Maharashtra has reached out to its former ally Shiv Sena as trends suggest that the party might just fall short of majority to form the government. BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis said, "We have always said that Shiv Sena is not our opponent. As of now we...
  • Maharashtra elections: We consider Shiv Sena as one of our former friends, says Vinay Sahasrabuddhe 2 days ago

    Ahead of the Assembly election results, Senior BJP leader Vinay Sahasrabuddhe said, "BJP will get clear mandate this time. The popular trend is with BJP. We consider Shiv Sena as one of our former friends. We will not criticize our former friends." ...
  • Congress is here for the long run, looks like anti-incumbency, says Rajiv Gowda 2 days ago

    Congress leader Rajiv Gowda said that the Congress party was meant for the longer run. "The process is on and the leadership is aware of how to recognise to make it a winning party. The early trends are not looking good for the Congress. This looks like a situation of...
  • We are confident about our win, there will be party celebrations, says BJP's Narasimha Rao 2 days ago

    BJP spokeperson Narasimha Rao said that BJP was confident about their win in the assembly elections. "Traditioanlly we have never been stronger. It is Diwali before Diwali for us," said Narasimha Rao. ...
  • NCP will be redundant in Maharashtra, says BJP leader Madhav Bhandari 2 days ago

    "From a realistic assessment we are expecting over 150 seats. We do have a strong presence at the grassroot level. The NCP is not a possibility in Maharashtra," says BJP leader Madhav Bhandari. ...
  • Watch: Cyrus Broacha analyses how reporters cover Maharashtra Assembly elections 2 days ago

    Cyrus Broacha's news spoof on reporters covering Maharashtra Assembly elections 2014. ...
  • Pankaja Munde is a mass leader: Shaina NC 2 days ago

    Ahead of the election poll results, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shaina NC from Maharashtra said, "The mandate will be ours and if there is a situation we will see then. The only agenda we had was to get rid of the Corrupt government in Maharashtra. Pankaja is a mass leader...