Saturday, 1 October, 2022
TopicAjit Pawar

Topic: Ajit Pawar

Ajit dada or Supriya tai? ‘No political ambitions’, but NCP chief Pawar silent on succession plan

While Ajit Pawar clarified his 'walkout' from NCP's two-day convention was actually for a 'bathroom break', speculations of a rift within the party are not completely unsupported.

Who is Avinash Bhosale? Pune real-estate giant arrested by CBI ‘has friends in all parties’

CBI has arrested Pune-based businessman Avinash Bhosale in connection with a case of alleged corruption involving DHFL Group and Yes Bank.

BJP seeks CBI probe against Ajit Pawar, Anil Parab in cases related to Param Bir, Sachin Waze

Param Bir Singh was shifted from Mumbai police commissioner's post to the Home Guards dept amid the controversy over Waze's alleged involvement in Ambani-SUV case.

Upset Ajit Pawar demands to be marked on all govt resolutions, circulars sent to CM Thackeray

After Ajit Pawar’s office complained, the state’s administration dept has now asked all departments to mark their resolutions, notifications & circulars to the deputy CM.

Filing review plea an option for Maharashtra govt — Ajit Pawar on SC’s OBC quota ruling

The apex court Thursday said reservation in favour of Other Backward Classes in Maharashtra local bodies can't exceed 50% of total seats reserved for SCs, STs and OBCs taken together.

Fire at Serum institute that killed 5 erupted due to short circuit, says Ajit Pawar

The premises where the blaze erupted was empty, It is a private institute and they are carrying out their audit. The govt is also investigating, Maharashtra Deputy CM added.

How NCP’s Ajit Pawar has remained politically relevant year after ‘midnight coup’

On 23 November 2019, Ajit Pawar was sworn in as Maharashtra's deputy CM under a BJP govt led by Fadnavis. A year later, he still holds the post, but in a Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress govt.

Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar in hospital after testing positive for Covid

NCP leader Ajit Pawar said he is fine but got himself admitted to Mumbai's Breach Candy Hospital as a precautionary measure 'on the advice of doctors'.

How quaint Silver Oak Bungalow No. 2 has become one of Maharashtra’s key political addresses

2, Silver Oak, home of NCP chief Sharad Pawar, has become a hotspot of political activity and media glare since the MVA govt came to power last year.

Sushant Singh Rajput’s death opens new front in Sharad Pawar vs Ajit Pawar friction

The senior Pawar slammed his grand-nephew, Ajit Pawar’s son Parth, for demanding a CBI probe into Sushant Singh Rajput's alleged suicide, against the party line.

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Representational image| File photo of students writing a test | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

More Dalit students going to Oxfords, Harvards. West now gets the caste divide

There are five primary factors driving an increasing number of students from marginalised communities entering the Western institutions.
A man counts Indian currency notes inside a shop in Mumbai, India | Reuters/Francis Mascarenhas

RBI tells state refiners to reduce dollar buying in spot market, contain sharp fall in rupee

RBI has ensured that $9 billion has been made available at overseas branches of some Indian banks for the country's three state-run refiners to tap, according to sources.


File photo of former Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria after flying a MiG-21 of 51 Squadron at the Srinagar airbase | ANI

Famed IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman’s MiG-21 Squadron bows out from Srinagar today

Known as the ‘Sword Arms’, number-plating of the squadron was done Friday. It has made way for MiG-29s to be the new 'guardian of the Valley'.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.