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
- Sep 12, 2019 11:43 AM IST
Raj Thackeray, who had carried out a vigorous campaign against the BJP during the Lok Sabha elections, was questioned by the ED in a money laundering case earlier this month
- Apr 17, 2019 08:15 PM IST
Pawar made the remarks after Modi on April 17 said at a poll rally in Madha in Maharashtra that the Congress and its allies have not kept any shortcomings in abusing of my backward caste.
- Apr 02, 2019 10:15 PM IST
Police had fired on agitating farmers in Maval on August 9, 2011, killing three of them.
- Feb 14, 2019 08:16 AM IST
The meeting between Pawar and the MNS chief, who have in the past engaged in verbal sparring, took place in Dadar in central Mumbai.
- Nov 28, 2018 11:22 AM IST
The scam, pegged at around Rs 70,000 crore, relates to alleged corruption and irregularities in approval and execution of various irrigation projects in Maharashtra during the Congress-Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) rule.
- Jan 09, 2017 07:56 PM IST
NCP today held a statewide "janakrosh" agitation to highlight the hardships being faced by common people since high value currencies were demonetised by Central government in last November.
- Dec 05, 2016 07:48 AM IST
Pawar, however, refrained himself from launching a direct attack on Modi, even as his nephew and party stalwart Ajit Pawar took a dig at the Prime Minister for calling himself a "fakir", at a gathering of NCP workers here with his uncle in attendance.
- Jun 18, 2015 06:49 PM IST
After hectic negotiations, the BJP and Shiv Sena have finally decided on a 66:33 power-sharing formula in the state-run corporations.
- Dec 12, 2014 04:00 PM IST
The Chief Minister also gave his approval to ACB's proposal to conduct an open inquiry into allegations of corruption and favouritism against former Public Works Department Minister Chhagan Bhujbal in construction of Maharashtra Sadan in New Delhi and two other government buildings in Mumbai built under Private Public Partnership.
- Nov 02, 2014 07:41 PM IST
"Why should any sanction be necessary? We would make a framework...where preliminary inquiry is done and there is a prima facie evidence, no sanction should be taken. We would change the law," Fadnavis told a news channel today.
- Oct 15, 2014 10:46 AM IST
4,119 candidates are in the electoral fray, including to 276 women in the state with 8.35 crore voters eligible to exercise their right to franchise.
- Oct 15, 2014 09:20 AM IST
Polling began at 7 am and will conclude at 6 pm. Counting of votes will be held on October 19, poll officials said. The elections will elect members of the 13th Assembly in the state.
- Oct 09, 2014 09:37 AM IST
The stakes are high for every party - not least for the BJP which will be fighting on its own in both states. The Congress will be fighting to improve on its Lok Sabha showing, and the Shiv Sena will be fighting to retain its edge as the single largest regional party in Maharashtra.
- Feb 26, 2014 08:39 AM IST
The interim budget envisages revenue receipts of Rs 1,69,907.55 crore and expenditure of Rs 1,75,324.83 crore for the next financial year.
- Jan 28, 2014 10:24 AM IST
Political workers of MNS went on rampage, vandalizing toll booths, after the party chief urged them not to pay road toll at a rally in Navi Mumbai.
- Apr 08, 2013 09:08 PM IST
The city unit of Shiv Sena today demanded resignation of Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar over his insensitive remarks over drought, which has ravaged over a dozen districts in the state.
- Apr 08, 2013 12:10 PM IST
NCP chief Sharad Pawar today apologised for the controversial comments made by Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar, terming them as "unwanted".
- Dec 07, 2012 10:53 AM IST
A week after a government white-paper on irrigation gave Ajit Pawar a clean chit, the senior NCP leader was on Friday sworn-in as Maharashtra deputy Chief Minister.
- Dec 06, 2012 08:34 PM IST
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Ajit Pawar, who had recently resigned as the Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra over the irrigation scam, will be re-inducted into the state Cabinet on Friday morning.
- Nov 02, 2012 09:43 PM IST
Seeking votes ahead of civic election in the tribal-dominated Jawhar in the district, senior NCP leader and former deputy chief minister of Maharashtra Ajit Pawar today said his party held important portfolios in the stabe ministry, and if the people wanted development, they should vote for NCP.
- Oct 19, 2012 08:51 AM IST
Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar and his family have come under the scanner after former IPS officer YP Singh accused the NCP chief's family, including daughter MP, Supriya, of being at the centre of a massive land scam in Maharashtra
- Oct 18, 2012 08:00 PM IST
In the season of scams, Union Minister Sharad Pawar and his close relatives were today dragged into a corruption scandal by a former IPS officer-turned-lawyer for benefitting a private developer by allegedly bestowing undue favours for the controversial Lavasa hill city project.
- Oct 18, 2012 08:50 AM IST
India Against Corruption activist Arvind Kejriwal's new target on Wednesday was Bharatiya Janata Party President Nitin Gadkari. He called Gadkari a businessman and accused accused of grabbing farmers' land and corruption in collusion with NCP's Ajit Pawar.
- Oct 12, 2012 09:32 PM IST
NCP leader Ajit Pawar, who recently quit as Maharashtra deputy chief minister, said his party was prepared to face scrutiny of allegations with regard to the irrigation sector.