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BCCI elections: Jagmohan Dalmiya returns as president, Anurag Thakur pips Sanjay Patel by 1 vote
BCCI elections: Jagmohan Dalmiya returns as president, Anurag Thakur pips Sanjay Patel by 1 vote

After a gap of over ten years, seasoned cricket administrator Jagmohan Dalmiya will make a comeback as full-time president of the Indian cricket board (BCCI) uncontested, being the sole nominee for the top post which was formally filled at the board's AGM on Monday.

Jagmohan Dalmiya all set to return as BCCI president
Jagmohan Dalmiya all set to return as BCCI president

It's safe to assume that Jagmohan Dalmiya is the new president of Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). According to reliable reports, the veteran cricket administrator has filed his nomination for the plump post on Sunday.

Suspense on Presidential candidates ahead of BCCI AGM
Suspense on Presidential candidates ahead of BCCI AGM

With just two days to go for the Cricket Board's much-awaited Annual General Meeting, both N Srinivasan and his rival faction are keeping their cards close to the chest as the suspense mounts on who will be the next President of the cash-rich body.

Sharad Pawar's decision on contesting BCCI election likely by February 27
Sharad Pawar's decision on contesting BCCI election likely by February 27

The suspense over Mumbai Cricket Association's (MCA) president Sharad Pawar contesting the Cricket Board's election on March 2 is likely to end on February 27, according to MCA sources.

NCP opposes changes in Land Act

NCP on Wednesday said it has "reservations" regarding changes made in provisions like consent clause and social impact assessment in the land acquisition Act because of which it would not support the Bill introduced by the government.

NCP can be an alternative to BJP: Praful Patel

Senior NCP leader Praful Patel on Saturday said his party has disassociated itself from its erstwhile alliance partner Congress and can be an alternative to the BJP which has failed to deliver on its promises.

Modi-Pawar bonhomie: Digvijay calls it another 'U-turn' by PM

Congress leader Digvijay Singh on Monday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the recent bonhomie with NCP chief Sharad Pawar, alleging that it was "another U turn" by Modi who had not long back dubbed NCP as "naturally corrupt party".

Sharad Pawar asks PM to help sugarcane farmers, milk suppliers

 Extending his party's support to Prime Minister Narendra Modi's development agenda, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday urged him to come up with ways to increase the export of sugar.

Baramati: Narendra Modi speaks at Vidya Vikas Pratishthan event

Baramati: Narendra Modi speaks at Vidya Vikas Pratishthan event.

Modi, Pawar share dais, trigger talks of political realignment
Modi, Pawar share dais, trigger talks of political realignment

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be on a day-long tour of Maharashtra on Saturday during which he will attend a number of programmes and also address a farmers' rally in Baramati, the home turf of Nationalist Congress Party president Sharad Pawar and his family.

Aditya Verma asks Sharad Pawar to contest BCCI elections
Aditya Verma asks Sharad Pawar to contest BCCI elections

 Secretary of the unrecognised Cricket Association of Bihar, Aditya Verma on Monday urged former BCCI chief and NCP strongman Sharad Pawar to contest for the post of president in the Cricket Board's upcoming elections.

Sharad Pawar set to contest BCCI elections, claim sources
Sharad Pawar set to contest BCCI elections, claim sources

President of Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) Sharad Pawar, has decided to contest the Board of Control for Cricket (BCCI) elections, according to the sources.

IPL fixing case: SC bars Srinivasan from contesting BCCI elections- Part II

The Supreme Court on Thursday said sidelined BCCI president N Srinivasan cannot contest elections for the Indian cricket board's governing body presidency as long as he is involved in a "conflict of interest" situation as an owner of IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings (CSK).

PM Modi to visit Pawar's bastion, NCP says committed to secularism

 Opposition NCP on Wednesday sought to ward off any potential criticism over the proposed visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to the party chief Sharad Pawar's pocket-borough Baramati in Pune district next month, saying its commitment to the ideology of secularism is unwavering.

Centre must step in as sugar sector faces low prices: Pawar

NCP president Sharad Pawar on Thursday said there was a difference of Rs 700 in the per-tonne cost of sugar production and the market price, and the Centre should intervene to bridge the gap.

New role needs more maturity: Pawar's advice for CM Fadnavis

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday took exception to Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' reported remark after the winter session that "the opposition should be ashamed" saying his new role needed "more maturity".

New role needs more maturity: Pawar's advice for CM Fadnavis

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Sunday took exception to Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis' reported remark after the winter session that "the opposition should be ashamed" saying his new role needed "more maturity".

No one can separate Mumbai from Maha: Fadnavis tells Council

Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday defended his proposal to form a Prime Minister-led special committee on development of Mumbai even as he underscored that the city is an "integral part" of the state.

Sharad Pawar asks PM Modi to leave Mumbai development to CM

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Thursday said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi should not head the proposed high-level committee for the development of Mumbai.

Sharad Pawar discharged from hospital in Mumbai

NCP chief and former union minister Sharad Pawar, who underwent surgery at a private hospital here on December 5 for a leg injury, was discharged on Thursday.