Nov 27, 2019 01:33 PM IST
The meeting is being held at the Y B Chavan Centre, ahead of the swearing-in ceremony of Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray as the next chief minister of the state.
- Nov 27, 2019 11:38 AM IST
Ajit Pawar called on his uncle and NCP patriarch Sharad Pawar late Tuesday night, after first having joined hands with the BJP to form government in Maharashtra and then quitting it.
- Nov 27, 2019 09:45 AM IST
"I have nothing to say (right now), I will speak at the right time. I had said earlier also, I am in the NCP and I will remain in the NCP. There is no reason to create confusion," Ajit Pawar told reporters here.
- Nov 27, 2019 09:30 AM IST
As Ajit Pawar entered the Vidhan Bhavan premises on Wednesday morning, his cousin and Lok Sabha member Supriya Sule greeted him with a warm hug.
- Nov 27, 2019 08:48 AM IST
NCP MP Supriya Sule greeted party MLAs Ajit Pawar and Rohit Pawar at Vidhan Bhawan entrance before the commencement of the session.
- Nov 26, 2019 06:35 PM IST
Party patriarch Sharad Pawar spoke to his prodigal nephew over phone in the morning asking him to revisit his decision to align with the BJP and stay in power.
- Nov 26, 2019 04:50 PM IST
With Devendra Fadnavis resigning, it remains to be seen if the floor test tomorrow is warranted at all
- Nov 26, 2019 02:48 PM IST
It would be prudent to assume that the November 27 floor test in the Maharashtra assembly is just one among the many parts of the ongoing political theatre in the state. Whatever be the result, the show is far from over.
- Nov 26, 2019 11:28 AM IST
PTI has reported that the Speaker has so far not accepted the NCP's decision of replacing Ajit Pawar with Jayant Patil
- Nov 26, 2019 09:30 AM IST
The BJP is in power in 13 of India’s states and leads coalition governments in at least six other states, but this record is chequered by the methods it used to grab or retain power.
- Nov 25, 2019 07:35 PM IST
The mentor-protege equation of uncles with their nephews has slipped into unpleasant territory in the struggle for power in not just the NCP but also the Shiv Sena and the BJP.
- Nov 25, 2019 03:51 PM IST
The scam, pegged at Rs 70,000 crore, relates to alleged corruption and irregularities in approval and execution of various irrigation projects in Maharashtra during the Congress-NCP rule.
- Nov 25, 2019 03:07 PM IST
If the Cong-NCP-Shiv Sena can ensure the defeat of Devendra Fadnavis in the floor test, it could well be the first of the severe jolts the BJP is likely to receive in the next few days and weeks. Apart from Maharashtra, crucial by-elections are slated in Karnataka on December 5, followed by polls in Jharkhand.
- Nov 25, 2019 11:37 AM IST
The Shiv Sena-Congress-NCP has filed a plea against Governor Bhagat Singh Koshiyari's decision to swear in BJP leader Fadnavis as chief minister and NCP's Ajit Pawar as deputy chief minister.
- Nov 25, 2019 09:46 AM IST
An editorial in Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' also targeted Maharashtra's Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, saying his rebellion has failed and it will be proved in the next few days.
- Nov 25, 2019 08:26 AM IST
Chavan's remarks came hours after Ajit Pawar, who had joined hands with the BJP on Saturday, on Sunday tweeted that he was still with the NCP and that Sharad Pawar continued to be his leader.
- Nov 25, 2019 08:25 AM IST
Earlier in the day, the supreme court issued notices to the Centre, Maharashtra government, Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar on a plea filed by the Congress-Shiv Sena-NCP combine seeking quashing of the governor's November 23 order inviting the BJP leader to form government.
- Nov 24, 2019 08:19 AM IST
Updates of the political crisis in Maharashtra. Supreme Court has sought Governor's records and letters of support by tomorrow morning
- Nov 01, 2019 12:53 PM IST
Pawar said the people of the state have asked his party to sit in the opposition, as reflected in the election results, and it will do the same.
- Oct 30, 2019 06:50 PM IST
The newly-elected legislators of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) elected him unanimously, state party unit chief Jayant Patil said.
- Oct 24, 2019 10:25 PM IST
According to the Election Commission (EC) data, Ajit Pawar defeated the BJP's Gopichand Padalkar by a margin of 1,65,265 votes.
- Sep 30, 2019 08:15 PM IST
Baramati, represented by Pawar since over a decade and for several terms before that by NCP chief Sharad Pawar, has a sizable Dhangar community presence.
- Sep 29, 2019 10:13 AM IST
Ajit, whose resignation as an MLA came on September 27 ahead of October 21 Maharashtra Assembly polls created a flutter. However, he indicated that he was not quitting politics
- Sep 27, 2019 08:05 PM IST
The Speaker said Ajit Pawar did not disclose the reason while tendering the resignation.
- Sep 23, 2019 09:50 AM IST
The Congress-NCP alliance as well as the VBA had suffered losses in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls as there was no alliance between the two sides