NCP president Sharad Pawar on Monday termed the performance of All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen in Aurangabad municipal corporation election as just a fluke, and said that parties like AIMIM do not last long.
NCP President Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said BJP's graph has drastically dipped in the last ten months since the time it strode to power promising "achhe din" and hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for targeting political opponents back home, on foreign soil.
NCP President Sharad Pawar on Wednesday said his party will not support the land ordinance in its present form as it does not favour removal of several crucial clauses and will vote against it in the Rajya Sabha.
Conceding that its alliance with Sharad Pawar-led NCP has hurt the party organisation in Maharashtra to a great extent, Congress leader Ashok Chavan said that the party will now focus on strengthening itself in the districts where it is facing extinction.
Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said it was the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) that had "back-stabbed" party supremo Bal Thackeray even as he accused Sharad Pawar of "pitting" people against each other for deriving political mileage.
Top office bearers of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in Goa on Monday claimed they "did not know" their newly-appointed state president Suhas Volvoikar, and accused the party's high command of foisting a leader unknown to the state leadership.
NCP President Sharad Pawar on Saturday came out in support of the proposed nuclear power plant at Jaitapur in Maharashtra's Konkan region and said BJP should persuade its ally Shiv Sena to support the mega project.
Amid a row over snooping on close relatives of Subhash Chandra Bose, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday said keeping a watch was a general practice of any government and even he was under watch during his tenure as Home Minister of Maharashtra years ago.
BJP on Wednesday dubbed as mere poll talk the comment by NCP Chief Sharad Pawar that the ruling BJP-Shiv Sena alliance in Maharashtra will fall apart ahead of BMC polls and asserted that the government will complete its term.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar, a cancer survivor, on Sunday ridiculed Dilip Gandhii a, BJP MP from Ahmednagar, over his comment on link between tobacco and cancer, saying "some public representatives who are medical experts, have said tobacco doesn't have any adverse effects."
In a politically significant development, NCP leader Ajit Pawar-led panel lost the election to the board of directors of Malegaon sugar cooperative factory in Pune's Baramati taluka, denting the traditional domination of the Pawar family in the state's powerful sugar lobby.