Goa NCP president Nilkanth Halarnkar is "not happy" with the "unconditional outside support" offered by his party to the BJP in Maharashtra after it emerged as the single largest party in the just-concluded Assembly Election.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Majid Memon on Tuesday said that the Shiv Sena mouthpiece, Saamana, is going beyond its limits, and therefore, it is best to ignore and avoid reading its editorials.
As both Shiv Sena and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) eagerly wait for Bharatiya Janata Party's invitation to form a government, reports on Tuesday claimed that the BJP is likely to take support of 12 Independents and form government in Maharashtra.
The visit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Rajnath Singh, who was to attend a crucial party meeting here on Tuesday to discuss on the issue leadership issue and government formation has been deferred.
The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Monday reiterated its offer of external support to the Bharatiya Janata Party for forming a government in Maharashtra and added that it was yet to hear from the leaders of the single-largest in the state.
The Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS) on Monday left it to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to accept or turn down the offer of unconditional outside support by the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) for government formation in Maharashtra.
Congress Party leader Rashid Alvi on Monday said the NCP's decision to offer outside support to the BJP to form a government in Maharashtra will now bring forward the real reason behind Sharad Pawar-led party's decision to break its alliance with the Grand Old Party ahead of the Assembly polls.
The results of the Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly polls came as a shocker for the Congress and made its revival even more difficult as the party has been defeated in the states that had been its traditional strongholds. The Congress finished third in both the states.
Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in Kerala, a component of the CPI(M)-led LDF, has conveyed its reservations to the central leadership over the offer of support to the BJP to form the government in Maharashtra.
Even as NCP suffered reverses in its citadel of Pune district with just three out of 21 seats in its kitty, party leader and former Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar romped home with a thumping margin of about 90,000 votes in the family pocket-borough of Baramati.
The Narendra Modi tsunami still exists and is in full force, BJP national president Amit Shah declared on Sunday as the BJP recorded historic performances in the just-concluded Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly polls.
BJP will need an ally to form government in Maharashtra. External support has been offered by Sharad Pawar's Nationalist Congress Party.Amid speculation about a possible reconciliation with the Shiv Sena.
Commenting on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "invisible enemy" statement, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Saturday said the Indian Government first needs a 'proper' defence minister for a better functioning army.
Asserting that Arunachal Pradesh is an integral part of India, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Thursday indicated that India should convey a message to Beijing that it should not have any reservation over India building infrastructure, like roads, in Arunachal Pradesh.