Wednesday, 29 June, 2022
TopicAjit Pawar

Topic: Ajit Pawar

Ajit Pawar denies speculation that Congress will get deputy CM post, insists it’ll be NCP

Ajit Pawar reiterated that under the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress alliance formula, the Congress is set to get the Speaker's post.

As Uddhav Thackeray takes oath, his govt will be looking over the shoulder for Ajit Pawar

Ajit Pawar is demanding his share of power from the new Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress govt in Maharashtra, but uncle Sharad Pawar is treading cautiously.

Supriya Sule was the Darling of Lutyens’ Delhi, but is now Maharashtra’s very own tai

In Maharashtra’s political drama, Supriya Sule is the silent winner as Ajit Pawar's death grip over NCP has been publicly shaken.

Chanakya vs. ‘chowkidar’, the painful floor test & who finally wears the ‘Maha’ crown?

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.

Ajit Pawar’s updated bio and ‘palat ke aaungi’ says Amruta Fadnavis in farewell

The most politically correct and incorrect tweets of the day from across the political spectrum.

Devendra Fadnavis wanted to do a Yediyurappa & quit on the floor of House, but BJP said no

Devendra Fadnavis resigned as Maharashtra chief minister Tuesday, days after he assumed office in a shock overnight coup.

Behind Ajit Pawar’s call to resign — a nudge from ‘Pratibha tai’, Sharad Pawar’s wife

Ajit Pawar resigned as Maharashtra deputy chief minister Tuesday, three days after his shock tie-up with the BJP.

Devendra Fadnavis resigns as Maharashtra CM, Shiv Sena’s Uddhav likely to replace him

Fadnavis resigned and said he hoped the Sena-NCP-Congress alliance would be able to provide Maharashtra a stable government.

Ajit Pawar resigns as Maharashtra deputy CM, Fadnavis govt future in question

Ajit Pawar's resignation comes after SC ordered floor-test to be held Wednesday evening. Fadnavis is due to address media at 3.30 pm Tuesday.

From hotels to airport, Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress take no chances to guard their prized MLAs

CM Devendra Fadnavis and his deputy Ajit Pawar packed in a trip to Mantralaya before throwing themselves into meetings on a manic Monday in Maharashtra.

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J.P.Singh, joint secretary (Pakistan, Afghanistan and Iran Division), MEA, meets Taliban's interim foreign minister Amir Khan Mottaki | Photo credit: Twitter/@QaharBalkhi

Hard-nosed, practical—why India has revived relations with Kabul, and why Taliban is welcoming

By protecting the Indian embassy in Kabul for the last ten months, the Taliban is sending a message to its neighbours and the rest of the world.
An employee works at Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd. facility in Chakan, Maharashtra | Bloomberg file photo

Bigger cars, smaller chips — Why Mahindra is worried about increased wait time

A major focus for Mahindra will be defending its market share in the large-format SUV segment from Tata Motors and Hyundai Motor.


The Indian Air Force logo | Commons

Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.