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NCP leader Bhaskar Jadhav takes oath as Maharashtra minister

Last Updated: Thursday, June 26, 2014, 12:13

Former Maharashtra unit president of NCP Bhaskar Jadhav was sworn-in as a Cabinet minister in the Prithviraj Chavan-led ministry.

Sunil Tatkare appointed Maharashtra NCP president

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 25, 2014, 13:47

Maharashtra Water Resources Minister Sunil Tatkare was appointed president of the state NCP unit.

NCP won`t field nominee against Munde kin for LS bypoll: Pawar

Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 22:26

NCP will not field any candidate for Beed Lok Sabha bypoll if BJP were to field a member of Gopinath Munde`s family, Sharad Pawar said here on Saturday.

NCP denies merger with BJP in Nagaland

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014, 15:22

A day after three legislators of the Nationalist Congress Party joined the BJP in Nagaland, NCP state unit Wednesday said it was wrong on their part to say it had merged with the saffron party.

Three NCP MLAs join BJP in Nagaland

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 13:54

Three MLAs of the Nationalist Congress Party have joined the BJP which is part of the NPF-led Democratic Alliance of Nagaland government.

Weak stand of UPA on PM nominee, a reason for defeat: Praful Patel

Last Updated: Sunday, June 15, 2014, 21:47

Rajya Sabha member and former MP of Bhandara-Gondia Praful Patel said Congress`s weak stand on UPA`s prime ministerial nominee was one of the reasons for the its debacle in the recently-concluded general elections.

Sharad Pawar to spell out NCP roadmap ahead of Maharashtra polls at meeting

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 20:16

NCP, an alliance partner of Congress in the Democratic Front government of Maharashtra, will sound the bugle for upcoming Assembly elections at a meeting to be addressed by party president Sharad Pawar on Sunday.

NCP Nagaland chief declines to become MARCOFED chairman

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 18:44

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Nagaland unit president Imtilemba Sangtam has declined chief minister T R Zeling`s offer to become the chairman of MARCOFED, a state government undertaking.

Opposition objects to Fauzia Khan making statement in house

Last Updated: Friday, June 06, 2014, 04:17

Shiv Sena MLC Diwakar Raote on Thursday objected to NCP minister Fauzia Khan replying to a question in the Maharashtra Legislative Council, saying she could not do so as her term as the member of the House had expired.

Praful Patel files nomination for Rajya Sabha election

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 16:23

Former Union minister and senior NCP leader Praful Patel today filed his nomination for the Rajya Sabha election in Maharashtra slated for June 19.

Ahead of polls, Chavan lists out development work in Cong-NCP tenure

Last Updated: Thursday, June 05, 2014, 15:27

Asserting that the Congress-NCP coalition had worked tirelessly for all inclusive development of the state in the last 15 years, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Thursday expressed confidence that people would once again repose faith in them for the next five years.

Vilasrao Deshmukh`s son Amit among two inducted into Chavan cabinet

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 05:27

In the second such exercise in four days, the Prithviraj Chavan led Congress-NCP ministry in Maharashtra was expanded here today with the induction of two Congress ministers.