Sena-NCP-Cong alliance won‘t last beyond 8 mnths: BJP

Terming the alliance among Shiv Sena, Nationalist Congress Party and Congress as opportunistic, senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader and Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said even if they formed the government in Maharashtra, it will not last beyond six Read more ›

‘Only Pawar knows exact date of Maha govt formation‘

‘There are differences between the Congress-NCP about which party should get how many ministries.‘Prasanna D Zore reports on the backroom drama accompanying the efforts to cobble together the next government in Maharashtra. IMAGE: Nationalist Congress Party President Sharad Pawar. Photograph: Read more ›

Cong sweeps Rajasthan urban body polls

The ruling Congress on Tuesday secured control over 20 local government bodies out of the 49 where elections were held last week in Rajasthan, with the Bharatiya Janata Party reaching the majority mark in only six. IMAGE: Congress workers celebrate Read more ›

No talk on govt formation: Pawar on Sonia meeting

Keeping his cards close to his chest, Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar on Monday said he had only discussed the political situation in Maharashtra with Congress president Sonia Gandhi and the two parties will hold talks with their other Read more ›

Maha govt formation: Pawar to meet Sonia on Monday

The Nationalist Congress Party has said that its supremo Sharad Pawar will meet Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Monday to discuss the government formation in Maharashtra. NCP spokesperson Nawab Malik made the announcement on Sunday evening after a meeting of the party‘s core Read more ›