NCP praises PM for celebrating Diwali with flood-hit people

Nationalist Congress party (NCP) on Friday praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for celebrating Diwali with the flood-hit people of Jammu and Kashmir.

Goa NCP not happy with support to BJP in Maharashtra

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.

Shiv Sena's `Saamana` going beyond its limits: NCP

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.

Congress dismisses NCP's claim on govt formation in Maharashtra

Congress on Tuesday described as "preposterous" the claims by the NCP that they approached them to jointly support Shiv Sena to form a government in Maharashtra.

Jolt for Shiv Sena, NCP; BJP likely to form minority govt in Maharashtra
Jolt for Shiv Sena, NCP; BJP likely to form minority govt in Maharashtra

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.

NCP's support offer to BJP is to shield corrupt leaders: Shiv Sena
NCP's support offer to BJP is to shield corrupt leaders: Shiv Sena

Launching blistering attack on Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) for extending outside support to the BJP, Shiv Sena on Tuesday described the former ally of Congress as an “opportunist”.

Rajnath Singh to visit Maharashtra after Diwali

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.

BJP leaders discuss Maharashtra, Haryana CM choices
BJP leaders discuss Maharashtra, Haryana CM choices

BJP held hectic consultations Monday over government formation in Haryana and Maharashtra with party leaders weighing various factors to decide the chief ministerial candidates in the two states.

BJP yet to respond to NCP's offer of support: Ajit Pawar
BJP yet to respond to NCP's offer of support: Ajit Pawar

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.

Upto BJP whether or not to accept NCP offer: RSS

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.

Reason for Congress-NCP split will be clear now: Rashid Alvi

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.

Election results shocker for Congress, likely to impact its revival

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.

NCP's Kerala unit unhappy over offer of support to BJP

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.

Pawars' stronghold develops cracks, but Ajit reigns supreme

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.

Modi wave is in full force: Amit Shah
Modi wave is in full force: Amit Shah

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.

Assembly poll results: Will BJP pick NCP or Shiv Sena to form govt in Maharashtra?

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.

Ready to extend outside support to BJP: NCP

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Sunday announced that it was ready to extend outside support to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for forming government in Maharashtra.

PM Modi needs to appoint a 'proper' defence minister, says Tariq Anwar

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.

NCP leader wants India to tell China not to intervene on road building in Arunachal

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.

Congress, NCP says probe necessary to find whosoever responsible for Malda blasts

Congress and the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday maintained that a probe was necessary to find out the elements responsible for the bomb blast in West Bengal's Malda district.