Wednesday, 18 May, 2022
TopicSharad Pawar

Topic: Sharad Pawar

Fadnavis meeting Pawar ‘purely a courtesy visit’, nothing mysterious about it, says Sena

Sena, dismissing speculations hinting at another 'Operation Lotus', further said the NCP leader's stature is such that leaders including PM Modi consult him on various issues.

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.

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.

‘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.

PM Modi is right about stopping second wave. Lift controls on Covid vaccination now

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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.

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Chinese economy is feeling the heat. Blame Xi’s political Lysenkoism, vaccination policy

Smarting from the failures of his Great Leap Forward campaign, which hit the economy hard, Mao launched the 1962 war with India to rally the nation behind him.
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Tata in acquisition talks with as many as 5 brands, to bolster position in consumer goods sector

The conglomerate will likely face stiff competition in the sector from existing global giants such as Unilever, as well as Indian tycoon Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries.


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China building ‘bigger, broader’ 2nd bridge at Pangong Tso that can carry armoured columns

China's People's Liberation Army aims for multiple routes to counter any possible operations by the Indian forces on the southern banks of the Pangong Tso in the future.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.