Declare Marathi-speaking Karnataka-Maharashtra border areas as UT: Uddhav Thackeray

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday said areas dominated by Marathi- speaking people on the state’s border with Karnataka should be declared as a Union Territory till the Supreme Court gives its final verdict on the issue. Speaking at the launch of a book on the boundary dispute between the two states, Thackeray … Read more Declare Marathi-speaking Karnataka-Maharashtra border areas as UT: Uddhav Thackeray

Sharad Pawar for probe into complaints against woman

A day after terming charges against Maharashtra Social Justice Minister Dhananjay Munde serious in nature, Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar pointed at complaints lodged against the woman who levelled charges against the Minister, saying he has complete faith in the Mumbai police. “Yesterday when I commented on Dhananjay Munde issue, I had said that … Read more Sharad Pawar for probe into complaints against woman

‘Attempts to topple MVA govt. won’t succeed’

Confident that any attempt by the BJP to bring down the Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA) government won’t succeed, NCP supremo Sharad Pawar has asserted that the Uddhav Thackeray-led dispensation is stable and will continue to rule the State. He also slammed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for its actions against leaders of the alliance and their … Read more ‘Attempts to topple MVA govt. won’t succeed’

Congress will pull out of MVA, says Athawale

‘Uddhav Thackeray-led govt. in Maharashtra will soon collapse’ Stating that Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut’s demand that NCP chief Sharad Pawar lead the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) had driven a wedge between the Sena, NCP and Congress in Maharashtra, Union Minister Ramdas Athawale on Tuesday predicted that the Congress would pull out of the tripartite … Read more Congress will pull out of MVA, says Athawale

‘Political Pressure’ Stopped Manmohan Singh, Sharad Pawar from Implementing Farm Reforms: Tomar

Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Monday said former prime minister Manmohan Singh and the then agriculture minister Sharad Pawar wanted to bring farm reforms during the UPA regime, but could not implement them due to “political pressure”. Tomar also asserted the Modi government will not take any decisions detrimental to the poor and farmers. … Read more ‘Political Pressure’ Stopped Manmohan Singh, Sharad Pawar from Implementing Farm Reforms: Tomar

NCP downplays suggestions on Parth’s name for vacant Pandharpur-Magalvedha Assembly seat

NCP chief, Ajit Pawar can only take a call, in consultation with other leaders: Rohit With the recent death of Bharat Bhalke, the sitting Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLA from Pandharpur-Magalvedha in Solapur, speculation is rife that Parth Pawar — Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar’s son and NCP chief Sharad Pawar’s grand-nephew — may be … Read more NCP downplays suggestions on Parth’s name for vacant Pandharpur-Magalvedha Assembly seat

UPA chairperson not a PM post, don’t think Sharad Pawar wants to be declared so: P Chidambaram | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: With speculations that Sharad Pawar may become chairperson of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA), former cabinet minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Sunday said that the post is not that of a Prime Minister, noting that even Pawar will not want to be declared as the chairperson of the alliance as … Read more UPA chairperson not a PM post, don’t think Sharad Pawar wants to be declared so: P Chidambaram | India News – Times of India

No Interest in Becoming UPA Chairperson, Says Pawar, Likely to Meet Oppn Leaders on Farmers’ Stir Tomorrow

NCP chief Sharad Pawar during his 80th birthday celebration organised by party workers in Mumbai, on December 12, 2020. (PTI Photo/Shashank Parade) Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) had earlier dismissed media speculation that Sharad Pawar may take over UPA reins from Sonia Gandhi. News18 Last Updated: December 27, 2020, 18:55 IST FOLLOW US ON: Niraj Kumar … Read more No Interest in Becoming UPA Chairperson, Says Pawar, Likely to Meet Oppn Leaders on Farmers’ Stir Tomorrow

PM’s charge a travesty of truth: Opposition

Parties seek to put some distance between themselves and farmers’ protests, claiming that protesters have come together on their own. Opposition parties have said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s allegations against them of “spreading lies” on the farm laws is a “travesty of truth”. They also sought to put some distance between themselves and the … Read more PM’s charge a travesty of truth: Opposition

Mumbai Congress Chief Ashok Jagtap Suggests to Go Solo in 2022 Civic Polls

Image for representation. In the Mumbai civic polls held in 2017, the Congress registered its worst-ever electoral performance in the city, managing to win just 31 seats out of the total 227. PTI Last Updated: December 20, 2020, 23:22 IST FOLLOW US ON: Newly-elected Mumbai Congress chief Ashok alias Bhai Jagtap on Sunday suggested that … Read more Mumbai Congress Chief Ashok Jagtap Suggests to Go Solo in 2022 Civic Polls