Ramdas Athawale

RPI chief Ramdas Athawale terms Palghar mob lynching as black spot on humanity

Union Minister of State for Social Justice Ramdas Athawale on Tuesday (April 21) termed Palghar mob lynching of three people, including two Sadhus as a black spot on humanity. The Union minister said the culprits of this brutal killing should be punished with rigorous execution.

Apr 21, 2020, 18:01 PM IST

NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Union Minister Ramdas Athawale among 37 elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha

A total of 37 candidates, including NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Union Minister Ramdas Athawale and Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman Harivansh Narayan Singh, were elected unopposed to Rajya Sabha on Wednesday (March 18) after the end of deadline for withdrawal of nomination.

Mar 19, 2020, 07:22 AM IST

Bhima Koregoan anniversary: Ajit Pawar, Ramdas Athawale, Prakash Ambedkar pay tribute at Jay Stambh

Heavy security arrangments were made to ensure that no untoward incident takes place during the event. As many as 10,000 police officers, over 500 CCTV cameras and 15 drone cameras are keeping strong vigil on the event.

Jan 01, 2020, 18:13 PM IST

Fadnavis wouldn't have resigned if he got more time to prove majority: Ramdas Athawale

Republican Party of India (RPI) chief Ramdas Athawale on Thursday said that Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar would not have resigned as chief minister and deputy chief minister had the BJP got more time for the floor test.

Nov 28, 2019, 15:02 PM IST

Breaking News: Shiv Sena is ready for 3-2 formula says Athawale

According to Ramdas Athawale, Shiv Sena is ready for 3-2 formula for Maharashtra Government Formation.

Nov 18, 2019, 19:24 PM IST

BJP CM for 3 years, Shiv Sena gets remaining 2: Athawale formula for Maharashtra

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Monday (November 18) met Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi to hold discussions on government formation in Maharashtra in alliance with Shiv Sena.

Nov 18, 2019, 19:15 PM IST

Amid Maharashtra deadlock, Amit Shah assures Ramdas Athawale 'everything will be fine'

Union Minister Ramdas Athawale made the remarks just three days after Union Home Minister Amit Shah said in an interview that why the Shiv Sena remained silent when the BJP projected Devendra Fadnavis as the chief ministerial candidate of the alliance in the run-up to October Assembly elections in Maharashtra.

Nov 17, 2019, 21:37 PM IST

With zero experience, Aditya Thackeray as Maharashtra CM will be an insult to us: Ramdas Athawale

Ramdas Athawale had backed Devendra Fadnavis' candidature for Maharashtra CM earlier too. His party is an ally of the ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government. 

Nov 02, 2019, 14:39 PM IST

Unemployment rising due to upsurge in new technology: Union Minister Ramdas Athawale

Athawale, however, said that the onus to provide employment to the people falls on the shoulders of the central government.

Sep 15, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

Imran Khan should hand over PoK if Pakistan does not want war: Ramdas Athawale

Reports are coming in that people in PoK don't want to be with Pakistan and want to join India, claimed Union minister Ramdas Athawale.

Sep 14, 2019, 08:27 AM IST

Breaking News: Ramdas Athawale's big statement on PoK

Ramdas Athawale has given a big statement on PoK. To know more watch the video

Aug 10, 2019, 11:42 AM IST

Deshhit: Ramdas Athawale's 'Birthday Wish' for Rahul Gandhi

Ramdas Athawale's 'Birthday Wish' for Rahul Gandhi. To know more watch the video

Jun 19, 2019, 20:58 PM IST

Watch: RPI chief Ramdas Athawale, Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti take oath as cabinet ministers

RPI chief Ramdas Athawale, Sadhvi Niranjan Jyoti took oath to office as a minister in Modi cabinet 2.0.

May 30, 2019, 21:44 PM IST

BJP will win fewer seats in 2019 election than 2014, says Union Minister Ramdas Athawale

It may be recalled that in 2014, BJP and its allies Apna Dal had won 73 out of 80 seats at stake in Uttar Pradesh with the SP, BSP and RLD fighting separately.

May 14, 2019, 10:41 AM IST

'Terrorism has no religion' Ramdas Athawale's remark over Kamal Haasan's comment on 'Hindu Terrorism'

Kamal Haasan's remark escalates controversies when he says 'Independent India's first terrorist was a Hindu, his name was Godse' over which Ramdas Athawale commented by saying 'Terrorism has no religion'.

May 13, 2019, 14:42 PM IST

Union minister Ramdas Athawale invites Karnataka CM Kumaraswamy to join hands with BJP

Union Social Justice Minister and Republican Party of India (A) president Ramdas Athawale Monday said the Congress-JD(S) coalition government in Karnataka will not last long and asked Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to join hands with BJP for the state's welfare.

Apr 16, 2019, 08:15 AM IST

Field me from Mumbai north-east, I will defeat Congress-NCP: Ramdas Athawale

Amid the ongoing tussle between the BJP and the Shiv Sena over Mumbai North-East Lok Sabha constituency, RPI chief Ramdas Athawale has said that he should be given the opportunity to contest the Lok Sabha polls from this seat.

Mar 30, 2019, 09:00 AM IST

RPI Chief Ramdas Athawale decides to stay with NDA, demands two Lok Sabha seats from BJP

Athawale said that RPI should get one Cabinet seat at the Centre and a Minister of state from Maharashtra if the BJP manages to win Lok Sabha poll and form government at the Centre.

Feb 26, 2019, 06:49 AM IST

Disappointed at being ignored in BJP-Sena alliance: Ramdas Athawale

Athawale said he would have preferred to fight the Lok Sabha polls from Mumbai South-Central seat currently held by Shiv Sena's Rahul Shewale.

Feb 24, 2019, 23:35 PM IST

Rahul no more a 'Pappu', has become a 'Pappa': Union Minister lauds Congress chief for poll win

 Gandhi has often been termed as a "Pappu" by trolls on the social media.

Dec 17, 2018, 06:36 AM IST