Bihar polls a `matter of life and death` for PM Modi's govt: NCP

The Nationalist Congress Party on Saturday (NCP) dubbed Assembly polls in Bihar as a matter of life and death for Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government in the Centre.

NCP's youth wing burns effigy of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat

Activists of the youth wing of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) burnt the effigy of RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat here on Thursday to protest against his recent statement, that a new committee must be constituted to reconsider the job reservation quota issue.

Bihar polls: Akhilesh Yadav taunts BJP's promise of ''acche din''

 Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Tuesday said that the slogan of `acche din` wasn`t that of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) but that of a marketing company.

Indo-Pak DG-level talks important: NCP

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday said that it was important for both India and Pakistan to continue the Director General (DG)-level talks starting here on Thursday.

Find out why malls, water parks in Mumbai may not get water

In view of the severe drought conditions in Maharashtra, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Saturday demanded that the state government stop water supply to swimming pools, shopping malls, water park and industries in Mumbai.

BJP must contest only 102 seats, says Bihar ally


Patna: The BJP must contest only 102 of the 243 seats in the Bihar assembly and leave the rest to its three allies, the Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RLSP) said on Friday.

NCP MLA Ramesh Kadam seeks quashing of corruption case against him

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLA Ramesh Kadam, arrested in a multi-crore corruption case, has approached the Bombay High Court seeking to quash the case against him.

Babasaheb Purandare issue: MNS activists burn Sharad Pawar's effigy

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) activists on Wednesday burnt effigy of NCP chief Sharad Pawar, a day after their party president Raj Thackeray accused the Maratha strongman of indulging in "dirty politics" over the state government's decision to confer the Maharashtra Bhushan award to noted historian Babasaheb Purandare.

NCP MLA arrested by CID over alleged irregularities in Maharashtra

Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MLA Ramesh Kadam, accused of irregularities worth over Rs 150 crore in the Maharashtra government-run Annabhau Sathe Development Corporation (ASDC), was today arrested from Pune by the CID.

Rift in Nitish-led 'grand alliance'; NCP rejects seat sharing
Rift in Nitish-led 'grand alliance'; NCP rejects seat sharing

Cracks have appeared in Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar-led secular 'grand alliance' with Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Thursday questioning the "meagre" three seats offered to it for the forthcoming state Assembly polls and termed it "an insult" by alliance partners.

Sharad Pawar rues 'bitterness' in Parliament, advises PM Modi to attend House
Sharad Pawar rues 'bitterness' in Parliament, advises PM Modi to attend House

Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar has expressed his unhappiness over the continued deadlock in Parliament.

NCP legislator Awhad holds tribal land, claims RTI activist

RTI activist Ravi Barhate on Wednesday alleged that NCP legislator Jitendra Awhad had purchased tribal land at Yeoor in adjoining Thane in 2006 and made an illegal construction on the plot, a charge denied by the latter.

Suspension of 25 Congress MPs: Several opposition parties boycott Lok Sabha proceedings

Several Opposition parties on Tuesday boycotted the Lok Sabha proceedings to protest against the Speaker's decision to suspend 25 Congress parliamentarians for disrupting Parliament.

Nitish-led alliance to hold joint rallies in Bihar

Bihar`s ruling alliance led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar will hold joint rallies across the state to bolster its fortunes in the upcoming assembly elections, an official said on Tuesday.

Death penalty in 'peace-loving' India may not be right, says NCP

Commenting on 1993 Mumbai terror blast convict Yakub Memon`s execution, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday said that implementing capital punishment in `peace-loving` India may not be right.

Opposition stages dharna in support of reservation for Dhangars

Opposition Congress and NCP members on Tuesday staged a dharna on the stairs of Vidhan Bhavan to mark first anniversary of the agitation seeking reservation for Dhangar community.

Gondia ZP: We respected sentiments of Cong workers, says MLA

In the wake of his party joining hands with BJP to gain control over Gondia Zilla Parishad, local Congress MLA Gopal Das Agarwal said they had respected the sentiments of the party workers who did not want to go with the NCP.

Shiv Sena lashes out at BJP over truck with Congress in Gondia ZP

Taunting the BJP over joining hands with arch-rival Congress in Gondia Zilla Parishad, the Shiv Sena on Friday said in politics it is not known when friends become enemies and vice versa, and cautioned its senior alliance partner that though the ZP tie-up may comfort it in near future, the thorns of its actions could prick it later.

NCP questions haste shown by Maharashtra govt over Yakub Memon's execution

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Wednesday questioned the haste shown by the Maharashtra Government to execute the prime accused in the 1993 Mumbai blasts, Yakub Memon.

BJP leaders absence at Mufti's iftar party shows 'lack of coordination': NCP

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Monday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders move to skip the iftar party hosted by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed in the national capital reflects the lack of coordination between the coalition partners.