Tag: Sharad Pawar

Leadership will have to be collective: Pawar on alliance of opposition parties

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Friday claimed that formation of any national alliance was not the topic of discussion at the meeting of eight opposition...

Sharad Pawar- Mamata Banerjee manch readies to cast net wide

NCP supremo Sharad Pawar hosted a ‘non-political’ meeting of the Rashtra Manch mentored by Trinamool Congress national vice-president Yashwant Sinha in New Delhi on Tuesday...

Congress needs widespread reforms to show it’s no longer in inertia: Kapil Sibal

The Congress must bring widespread reforms across all levels of the organisation to show it is no longer in a state of inertia and to...

West Bengal elections: Mamata emerges as ‘Didi Number One’ in the opposition camp | India News

NEW DELHI: Mamata Banerjee emerged as the pre-eminent opposition leader in the country on Sunday, beating the formidable forces of the ruling BJP at the...

Bengal polls: Sharad Pawar, Hemant Soren, Tejashwi Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav to campaign for Mamata

(This story originally appeared in on Mar 14, 2021) In a rare show of solidarity during assembly elections, regional party leaders positioned as political opponents...

Bengal polls: Sharad Pawar, Hemant Soren, Tejashwi Yadav, Akhilesh Yadav to campaign for Mamata | India News

NEW DELHI: In a rare show of solidarity during assembly elections, regional party leaders positioned as political opponents to the ruling BJP at the Centre...

Opposition parties slam govt over Union Budget, say nothing in it for common man | India News

NEW DELHI: Opposition parties in the Rajya Sabha on Friday charged that the Union Budget serves the interests of capitalists that will help the rich...

Opposition, protesting farmers slam PM Modi’s ‘andolan jeevi’, ‘FDI’ remarks: Key developments | India News

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks on Monday about “andolan jeevi” and “foreign destructive ideology (FDI)” came in for sharp criticism from the opposition...

Jyotiraditya Scindia: Government committed to welfare of farmers: Jyotiraditya Scindia

New Delhi: The ruling BJP on Thursday defended the three new farm laws in Rajya Sabha saying the government was committed to farmers’ welfare, and...

‘Mix of ignorance & misinformation’: Tomar responds to Pawar on farm laws | India News

NEW DELHI: Union agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar on Sunday hit back at Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar‘s criticism over the new farm...

Uddhav Thackeray: Declare Marathi-speaking Karnataka-Maharashtra border areas as UT: Uddhav Thackeray

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday said areas dominated by Marathi- speaking people on the state’s border with Karnataka should be declared as...

Pawar, opposition netas condemn violence but blame Centre for farm impasse | India News

MUMBAI/NEW DELHI: NCP president Sharad Pawar on Tuesday said he would appeal to the agitating farmers to go back to their respective villages peacefully so...

BJP leader comes to rape accused Maharashtra minister Dhananjay Munde’s defence, says he was also approached | India News

NEW DELHI: A new twist has emerged in the case of Maharashtra minister Dhananjay Munde, accused of rape by a Mumbai-based woman. Munde’s cabinet colleague...

5 reasons why Uddhav Thackeray’s Shiv Sena wants to rename Aurangabad to Sambhajinagar | India News

NEW DELHI: The proposal of Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray to rename Aurangabad as Sambhajinagar has driven a wedge between ruling Maha Vikas Aghadi (MVA)...

Supreme Court pulls up Centre on farm laws, to pass order on Tuesday: Top 10 developments | India News

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday heard a bunch of petitions challenging Centre’s farm laws and also issues relating to the ongoing farmers’ protest....

Congress 2020: Living a crisis & battling a nightmare

New Delhi: For Congress, life in 2020 has been worse than what the coronavirus-hit world endured. As the planet wakes up to the hope of...

Farmers’ protests more political in nature: Union Minister | India News

THANJAVUR: Union Minister VK Singh on Sunday said the on going protests by farmers against the three Central farm laws was “more political” in nature...

Regional biggies in talks for floating national Opposition platform

New Delhi: Top leaders of several regional parties have begun talks on forming a national opposition platform for political and electoral mobilisation against the Centre...

8 opposition parties liken use of tear gas, water cannons on agitating farmers to ‘waging war’ | India News

NEW DELHI: Alleging that the Central farm laws “threatened” India’s food security, several opposition parties on Saturday likened attempts by the police to stop the...

Shocked by tone of Maharashtra Governor’s letter to CM: Sharad Pawar to PM Modi

NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Tuesday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressing shock over the kind of language used by Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh...

2014 support offer was ‘ploy’ to keep Sena away from BJP: Sharad Pawar | India News

MUMBAI: NCP president Sharad Pawar has said his offer of outside support to the BJP in 2014 to form government in Maharashtra was a “political...

No differences among Maha govt coalition partners: Shiv Sena | India News

MUMBAI:The Shiv Sena on Wednesday asserted there are no differences among the ruling MVA allies in Maharashtra, and said if coalition governments fall over controversies...

Oppn parties accuse govt of failing to tackle Covid-19 crisis, say stimulus package a ‘cruel joke’ | India News

NEW DELHI: Accusing the Modi government of “failure” in tackling the Covid-19 pandemic and indulging in “meaningless grand announcements”, the opposition on Friday termed the...