Supreme Court rejects appeals of Maharashtra govt and Anil Deshmukh against CBI enquiry

The Supreme Court on Thursday (April 8) dismissed the petitions filed by the Maharashtra government and its former home minister Anil Deshmukh challenging the Bombay High Court order directing a preliminary enquiry by the CBI.

Apr 08, 2021, 19:45 PM IST

NCP chief Sharad Pawar undergoes surgery, stable now

"Sharad Pawar Ji is doing well after the operation. Stone has been removed from the gallbladder successfully. It was done through endoscopy," Health Minister Rajesh Tope told reporters.

Mar 31, 2021, 07:45 AM IST

MVA is 'Maha Vasooli Aghadi`, Shiv Sena, NCP and Congress all involved in corruption: Devendra Fadnavis after meeting Maharashtra Governor

The BJP leader said that former Mumbai Commissioner of Police Param Bir Singh has accused Home Minister Anil Deshmukh of corruption with a massive racket of police transfers and promotions also surfacing.

Mar 24, 2021, 15:16 PM IST

BJP delegation to meet Maharashtra Governor over extortion allegations against Home Minister Anil Deshmukh

A delegation of BJP leaders, including Devendra Fadnavis, state unit chief Chandrakant Patil, Sudhir Mungantiwar and Ashish Shelar will meet Maharashtra Governor BS Koshyari on Wednesday amid extortion allegations levelled against state’s Home Minister Anil Deshmukh by  former Mumbai top cop Param Bir Singh.

Mar 24, 2021, 09:24 AM IST

Breaking News: Big statement from NCP in the meeting held at Sharad Pawar's residence

A big statement from the NCP has come in the meeting held at Sharad Pawar's house on the allegations of extortion on Anil Deshmukh. Anil Deshmukh does not need to resign, if found guilty 'action will be taken, this statement has come from Jayant Patil.

Mar 22, 2021, 08:46 AM IST

BJP holds protests in Maharashtra demanding resignation of state Home Minister Anil Deshmukh

The protests were led by state unit BJP president Chandrakant Patil in Pune and Leader of Opposition Devendra Fadnavis in Nagpur

Mar 21, 2021, 22:49 PM IST

No question of Anil Deshmukh's resignation, says NCP as BJP holds statewide protests

The meeting was held in view of former Mumbai police chief Param Bir Singh's allegations of corruption against Deshmukh.

Mar 21, 2021, 22:17 PM IST

India needs Third Front: NCP supremo Sharad Pawar, says talks with CPI-M on

"The country needs a Third Front and talks are on with different political parties over its formation. Even CPI-M leader Sitaram Yechury has stated that there is a need for a third front, which is yet to take shape," the NCP founder said.

Mar 17, 2021, 09:25 AM IST

Our party will register big win in Assam, says BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis

 Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Devendra Fadnavis reacted to National Congress Party Chief Sharad Pawar's prediction on upcoming assembly elections. Devendra Fadnavis made the state during his visit to Guwahati.

Mar 17, 2021, 06:30 AM IST

Kerala Assembly polls 2021: Days after quitting Congress, PC Chacko joins NCP

PC Chacko told reporters, "I am formally joining the NCP today. NCP is part of the Left Democratic Front in Kerala. Once again, I am back in the LDF as a part of NCP." 

Mar 16, 2021, 19:50 PM IST

Politics started to heat up after rape allegations against Maharashtra's Social Welfare Minister Dhananjay Munde

Politics has started to heat up after rape allegations against Maharashtra's Social Welfare Minister Dhananjay Munde, NCP President Sharad Pawar have taken the allegations seriously and stated the need for an investigation.

Jan 16, 2021, 08:38 AM IST

NCP leader Nawab Mallik says ‘no one is above law’ after NCB arrests son-in-law in drug case probe

NCP leader Nawab Mallik has said that ‘no one is above law’ after NCB intensifies drug case probe against son-in-law Sameer Khan
NCB had on Wednesday arrested Khan in drug case probe

Jan 14, 2021, 10:43 AM IST

Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde rejects rape allegation, says ‘it is an attempt to blackmail’ him

Maharashtra Minister Dhananjay Munde has been accused of rape by a woman. The minister has rejected the allegation, calling it an attempt to 'blackmail’ him.

Jan 13, 2021, 09:42 AM IST

Congress is weak now, will support NCP supremo Sharad Pawar as UPA chairperson: Sanjay Raut

Importantly, National Congress Party (NCP) had on Thursday rubbished media reports suggesting its party chief Sharad Pawar emerging as the frontrunner to replace Sonia Gandhi as the next UPA chairperson.

Dec 11, 2020, 10:23 AM IST

NCP rejects media reports saying Sharad Pawar may replace Sonia Gandhi as UPA chief

Sonia Gandhi is unwilling to continue as the UPA chief due to her poor health. She has also not been very active in mainstream politics. In such a scenario, Pawar - the Grand Old Man from Maharashtra – may be the obvious choice to lead the Congress-led alliance after she formally quits.

Dec 10, 2020, 19:24 PM IST

Sharad Pawar's comments on Rahul Gandhi was 'fatherly' advice, says NCP

NCP chief spokesperson Mahesh Tapase on Saturday rushed to set the record straight and said the veteran leaders` remarks should be considered as fatherly advice.

Dec 05, 2020, 21:14 PM IST

Maharashtra Legislative Council election 2020: Setback for BJP as party wins only Dhule-Nandurbar seat out of six it contested

In a big setback for the BJP, the saffron party is on the verge of losing five out of the six seats it contested in the crucial Maharashtra Legislative Council election. According to reports, the BJP has won the Dhule-Nandurbar seat. 

Dec 04, 2020, 12:44 PM IST

'Congress party joins Guptkar alliance' - BJP

Media Briefing by Congress spokesperson Sambit Patra, Watch what he said.

Nov 16, 2020, 12:46 PM IST

Sharad Pawar said on Bihar election results, we have cleared the way for youth

On the results of Bihar Assembly Election, NCP President Sharad Pawar gave a statement that this election result has opened up the path of change not only in Bihar but also in future.

Nov 10, 2020, 20:08 PM IST

Eknath Khadse joins NCP in presence of Sharad Pawar, accuses BJP of betrayal

Senior politician from Maharashtra Eknath Khadse and many other leaders, who quit the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday, were formally inducted into the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) in presence of its founder Sharad Pawar on Friday.

Oct 23, 2020, 17:16 PM IST