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Maharashtra’s Covid situation ‘grim’, Centre has assured help, says Sharad Pawar

In a live address on Facebook Thursday, NCP president Sharad Pawar said his government had no option but to impose curbs as the gravity of the Covid situation cannot be ignored.

NCP chief Sharad Pawar in hospital after abdominal pain, to undergo gall bladder surgery

The development comes amid speculation after Pawar (80) met Union Home Minister Amit Shah at a top industrialist’s residence in Ahmedabad Saturday.

Appointment of police chiefs on their ideological leanings anti-national: Julio Ribeiro

Mumbai Police was a good force. It never failed to perform when properly led. Much depends on the leader, a wrong choice ensures downward slide.
File image of Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh | Photo: Twitter | @AnilDeshmukhNCP

Anil Deshmukh, Maharashtra minister in extortion row is Pawar loyalist who once backed Sena-BJP

Described as a soft-spoken leader, Anil Deshmukh is a 5-time MLA from Katol in Vidarbha’s Nagpur district who was seen within NCP as an unlikely pick as home minister.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar addresses the media in New Delhi on 21 March 2021 | ANI

‘Why now?’ Mumbai ex-top cop’s letter a conspiracy against MVA govt, says Sharad Pawar

NCP chief Sharad Pawar questions timing of Mumbai ex-commissioner Param Bir Singh's letter, says removing Home Minister Anil Deshmukh up to CM Thackeray.

NCP chief Sharad Pawar should head UPA, says Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut

The need of the hour is to strengthen the United Progressive Alliance so that it emerges as a strong alternative to the BJP, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut told reporters in Nashik.

‘Miracle’ of Sharad Pawar’s NCP and decoding contradictions within Congress and the Left

In episode 705 of #CutTheClutter​, Shekhar Gupta explains the decades-old ‘miracle’ that is NCP run by Sharad Pawar and the odd relationship between Congress and the Left.
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No doubt TMC will retain Bengal, BJP will lose all state polls except Assam: Sharad Pawar

Pawar further said as per the inputs received from his party people the BJP is in a 'good position' compared to other contenders.
NCP chief Sharad Pawar | Photo: ANI

NCP got 5 times more funds, including from Mumbai BJP chief, after coming to power in 2019

Sharad Pawar’s party got Rs 59.94 crore in 2019-20 compared to Rs 12.05 crore the previous fiscal, with Rs 5 crore coming from Lodha Developers.

On Camera

File image of Assam BJP leader Himanta Biswa Sarma | PTI

Covid, connectivity, climate – CM Himanta Biswa Sarma has early mover advantage in Assam

From visiting Covid patients at 2:30 am to giving deadlines for Dispur flyover, Himanta Biswa Sarma has hit the ground running as CM.
Representational image | Photo: Dhiraj Singh | Bloomberg

WPI inflation shoots up to all-time high of 10.49% in April

The WPI inflation was 7.39% in March 2021, and (-) 1.57% in April 2020. This is the fourth straight month of uptick seen in the WPI-based inflation.

Defence

Russia's S-400 air defence system

Despite Covid, 100+ IAF personnel are in Russia on S-400 missile training as delivery nears

The delivery of the S-400 missile system was originally scheduled to begin in 2020, but the deadline was extended after payments to Moscow were delayed.

By the rivers of the heartland & across Vindhyas, proof which politics sucks & which works

Politics & economics are at the heart of Covid tragedy in UP, Bihar. The regional imbalance in political power, economic & social indicators is deeply troublesome.