Congress, NCP upset with Uddhav Thackeray for reimposing lockdown in Mumbai
On Thursday, NCP chief Sharad Pawar held a meeting with home minister Anil Deshmukh and the unilateral manner in which the restrictions have been imposed had apparently come up in the meeting between the two.
Differences within Maharashtra's coalition government causes appointment trouble
Earlier this month, the Mumbai police had to cancel the appo...
View: India needs a critical mass of liberalism to resist illiberal bullying of any shade
Liberalism, after years of coming under attack from...
NCP names former MLA Shinde, Mitkari for Maharashtra MLC elections
Shinde, who lost from Koregaon Assembly seat in 2019, has been nominated to the council as he is in charge of Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation elections likely to held at the end of this year or early next year. BJP has fielded four candidates followed by two each by Shiv Sena, Congress and NCP taking the total number of contestants to 10. The number of seats is nine.
Sharad Pawar, Uddhav Thackeray meet over lockdown rules
The development comes in the backdrop of several Congress and NCP ministers in the state cabinet being unhappy with not being consulted over the lockdowns.
Gujarat: Will win two Rajya Sabha seats, says Congress; BJP confident of three
The Congress has fielded Shaktisinh Gohil and Bharatsinh Solanki as its candidates for the Rajya Sabha elections. The party had said that Gohil is its first preference candidate. Abhay Bhardwaj, Ramilaben Bara and Narhari Amin are the nominees of the BJP.
Senior NCP leader D P Tripathi passes away
Senior NCP leader D P Tripathi passed away on Thursday in New Delhi after a prolonged illness, family sources said. He was 67.
Minorities decide whom to defeat in elections: Sharad Pawar
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister and Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar on Thursday stoked a controversy when he suggested that ...
NCP gives Ajit Pawar last chance
The leaders told Ajit that NCP may take harsh steps if he continued to hold out and made it clear that under no circumstances would NCP back BJP. Patil hinted that the meeting was not successful but the leaders may meet Ajit again. The three are believed to have promised ‘incentives’ in case he comes back.
Sharad Pawar to hold meeting of NCP MLAs in Mumbai
Ajit Pawar shocked his party after he was sworn-in as the deputy chief minister and Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) Devendra Fadnavis as the chief minister of Maharashtra on Saturday morning.
NCP urges supporters to observe Sharad Pawar's birthday as 'farmers' day'
Sharad Pawar who is the founder of NCP will turn 79 on December 12 this year. NCP has requested the supporters to observe Pawar's birthday as farmer's day and contribute money for the welfare of the disgruntled farmers affected by the unseasonal rains.
Sharad Pawar should join NDA and form government with BJP, RPI in Maharashtra: Ramdas Athawale
"The NCP's decision to support the Shiv Sena is not giving any benefit to the NCP. If Pawar sahab (NCP president Sharad Pawar) wants the country's development and that the Centre gives more fund for the development of Maharashtra, then he should take the decision to support (Prime Minister) Narendra Modi ji and he should think about joining NDA."
Walk out of NDA if alternative is to be found: NCP to Sena
"Nothing like it if the BJP gives the Shiv Sena chief minister's post. But if the BJP is refusing, an alternative can be given. But the Sena should declare that it is no longer associated with the BJP and NDA. Alternative can be provided after that," NCP chief spokesperson Nawab Malik said.
Ajit Pawar, Aditya Thackeray to make it to Maha Cabinet
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar will be sworn-in as the Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra on Monday. According to a li...
National parties collected Rs 11,234 cr donation from unknown sources from FY 2004-05 to 2018-19: ADR
The income from unknown sources refers to the funds declared in the Income Tax returns without naming the source for donations below Rs 20,000. Such unknown sources include donations via electoral bonds, sale of coupons, relief fund, miscellaneous income, voluntary contributions and contribution from meetings/morchas.