Sharad Pawar

News at a glance: March 27, 2018

News at a glance: March 27, 2018

Mar 27, 2018, 09:52 AM IST
Mamata Banerjee reaches Delhi, expected to meet Pawar, Sonia

Mamata Banerjee reaches Delhi, expected to meet Pawar, Sonia

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday reached Delhi where she is expected to meet several Opposition leaders.

Mar 26, 2018, 23:38 PM IST
Anti-BJP front in sights, Rahul Gandhi meets Sharad Pawar

Anti-BJP front in sights, Rahul Gandhi meets Sharad Pawar

Rahul Gandhi met the veteran NCP leader at the latter's residence on Wednesday. 

Mar 15, 2018, 10:20 AM IST
Positive energy, genuine affection: Rahul says Sonia's dinner meet 'fabulous, an opportunity'

Positive energy, genuine affection: Rahul says Sonia's dinner meet 'fabulous, an opportunity'

“Tremendous positive energy, warmth and genuine affection,” tweeted Congress chief Rahul Gandhi.

Mar 13, 2018, 22:50 PM IST
Sonia Gandhi's dinner diplomacy: Political foes come together, set to raise toast against BJP

Sonia Gandhi's dinner diplomacy: Political foes come together, set to raise toast against BJP

Putting their past differences aside, political leaders from opposition parties are set to join hands to possibly mount an offensive against BJP's growing influence across the country.

Mar 13, 2018, 14:09 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi is maturing. Only Congress can challenge BJP: Sharad Pawar in interview to Raj Thackeray

Rahul Gandhi is maturing. Only Congress can challenge BJP: Sharad Pawar in interview to Raj Thackeray

Maharashtra Navnirman Sena President Raj Thackeray on Wednesday interviewed Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar.

Feb 21, 2018, 23:03 PM IST
Anti-Modi front: Sonia Gandhi, Sharad Pawar start backdoor talks for 2019 election

Anti-Modi front: Sonia Gandhi, Sharad Pawar start backdoor talks for 2019 election

Sonia Gandhi has held secret parleys with NCP chief Sharad Pawar on the possibility of forming a strong anti-Modi alliance.

Jan 25, 2018, 21:15 PM IST
Jignesh Mevani, Hardik Patel to hold rally with Sharad Pawar and Sitaram Yechury in Mumbai

Jignesh Mevani, Hardik Patel to hold rally with Sharad Pawar and Sitaram Yechury in Mumbai

It is expected that the Mumbai police will not give permission to the opposition leaders to hold the rally.

Jan 16, 2018, 11:40 AM IST
Shame on Narendra Modi for making wild allegations against Manmohan Singh: Sharad Pawar

Shame on Narendra Modi for making wild allegations against Manmohan Singh: Sharad Pawar

Ghulam Nabi Azad also alleged that Modi has stooped to a low level and levelling allegations against the people of his own country.

Dec 13, 2017, 07:09 AM IST

Man detained for abusive posts against Pawar, Supriya Sule

A 34-year-old man was detained for allegedly posting abusive comments against NCP chief Sharad Pawar and his MP daughter Supriya Sule, police said.

Nov 22, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

Sharad Pawar could be PM in 2019: Praful Patel

Praful Patel on Monday said Sharad Pawar could be the PM after the 2019 elections.

Nov 06, 2017, 19:08 PM IST
Ajit Pawar likens Shiv Sena to 'two-faced earthworm'

Ajit Pawar likens Shiv Sena to 'two-faced earthworm'

Nationalist Congress Party senior leader Ajit Pawar on Friday equated the Shiv Sena with a "two-faced earthworm" which wants public sympathy but does not want to quit the state government.

Oct 20, 2017, 23:49 PM IST

Election Commission refuse to take cognizance of Sharad Yadav's claim over JD(U) symbol

The Election Commission on Monday refused to take cognizance of the Sharad Yadav faction's claim of being the real JD(U), citing lack of documents filed by its leaders to back it, an EC official said.

Sep 12, 2017, 22:40 PM IST

NCP skips opposition meeting called by Sonia Gandhi

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Friday skipped a meeting of opposition parties called by Congress president Sonia Gandhi, amid further cracks in the joint opposition.

Aug 11, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

CIC reconstitutes bench to hear complaints against political parties

CIC has constituted a larger bench to hear complaints against six national political parties not adhering to the CIC order bringing them within the ambit of the RTI Act.

Aug 02, 2017, 16:57 PM IST
Modi cabinet reshuffle in few weeks: JD(U) could get 1 cabinet, 1 Minister of State portfolio

Modi cabinet reshuffle in few weeks: JD(U) could get 1 cabinet, 1 Minister of State portfolio

 Modi-led cabinet may undergo a reshuffle in the coming weeks

Jul 27, 2017, 11:58 AM IST
Presidential Election 2017: Meira Kumar files nomination, Sonia Gandhi calls it battle of ideologies, principles

Presidential Election 2017: Meira Kumar files nomination, Sonia Gandhi calls it battle of ideologies, principles

Meira Kumar is pitted against NDA candidate Ram Nath Kovind.

Jun 28, 2017, 13:06 PM IST

Farm loan waiver inadequate, will push for inclusion of all farmers: Sharad Pawar

The Devendra Fadnavis government unveiled a mega Rs 34,020 crore farm loan waiver scheme that will see debt of up to Rs 1.5 lakh per farmer being written off.

Jun 25, 2017, 18:45 PM IST

Presidential election: Venkaiah Naidu talks to Sharad Pawar, Andhra CM

Broadbasing government's outreach, senior minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday spoke to NCP chief Sharad Pawar, and ally TDP's chief and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu as part of its exercise to evolve a consensus on presidential candidate.

Jun 15, 2017, 23:42 PM IST

Venkaiah Naidu speaks to Sharad Pawar, TDP chief over presidential election

A group of nine opposition parties, including the Congress, the Left and the NCP besides the likes of the SP, BSP, JD(U) and RJD, has maintained that they will finalise their stand only after the BJP-led NDA discloses its candidate.

Jun 15, 2017, 20:01 PM IST