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File complaint about threats, will conduct in-depth probe: Maharashtra govt tells Adar Poonawalla
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File complaint about threats, will conduct in-depth probe: Maharashtra govt tells Adar Poonawalla

The SII CEO, who has been in the UK on an extended stay to evade alleged threats in India over the ever-increasing demand for COVID-19 vaccines, has said he will return in a few days

Nana Patole appointed as Maharashtra Congress chief after resigning as Assembly Speaker
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Nana Patole appointed as Maharashtra Congress chief after resigning as Assembly Speaker

Party chief Sonia Gandhi also appointed six working presidents — Shivaji Rao Moge, Basavaraj Patil, Mohamed Arif Naseem Khan, Kunal Rohidas Patil, Chandrakanth Handore and Pranati Shushilkumar Shinde — to work with Patole

Shiv Sena says all anti-BJP parties should unite under UPA banner, says Congress is 'lacking' as Opposition party
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Shiv Sena says all anti-BJP parties should unite under UPA banner, says Congress is 'lacking' as Opposition party

The Maharashtra Congress, which is part of the Sena-led ruling alliance in the state, however, said the Uddhav Thackeray-led party is not part of the UPA and should not comment on it

Maharashtra minister tells MVA allies to 'stop commenting on Congress leadership' if they want stable govt
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Maharashtra minister tells MVA allies to 'stop commenting on Congress leadership' if they want stable govt

State Congress working president Yashomati Thakur made the remark a day after NCP chief Sharad Pawar reportedly told a Marathi daily that Rahul Gandhi lacks consistency

Shiv Sena slams BJP for 'silence' over Munger firing, questions communalisation of Palghar lynching case
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Shiv Sena slams BJP for 'silence' over Munger firing, questions communalisation of Palghar lynching case

One person was killed and over two dozen people were injured in firing and stone-pelting during a Durga idol immersion on Monday in Bihar's Munger

Congress suspends Sanjay Jha from party for 'anti-party activities and breach of discipline'
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Congress suspends Sanjay Jha from party for 'anti-party activities and breach of discipline'

The entrepreneur-turned-politician's suspension comes weeks after he wrote a newspaper article critical of the Congress party.

Congress demands sedition case against Mumbai school for pro-CAA event after Karnataka Police arrests principal for anti-CAA play
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Congress demands sedition case against Mumbai school for pro-CAA event after Karnataka Police arrests principal for anti-CAA play

If sedition case can be registered against students for staging drama against CAA, then a case of sedition should be filed against Mumbai school for forcing students to support CAA, says Congress leader Sachin Sawant

Rahul Gandhi meets Maharashtra Congress ministers in Delhi; Mallikarjun Kharge, KC Venugopal also attend meeting
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Rahul Gandhi meets Maharashtra Congress ministers in Delhi; Mallikarjun Kharge, KC Venugopal also attend meeting

A meeting between Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and party ministers in Maharashtra government was held at the New Delhi residence of Congress leader on Tuesday.

Maharashtra Congress slams BJP over delay in govt formation, accuses saffron party of trying to lure Opposition MLAs
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Maharashtra Congress slams BJP over delay in govt formation, accuses saffron party of trying to lure Opposition MLAs

Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thorat accused the BJP of trying to lure away newly-elected MLAs from Opposition parties and blamed the saffron party for the delay in government formation in the state.

Maharashtra govt formation: Ashok Chavan says Congress, NCP will take joint decision on course of action if BJP-Shiv Sena stalemate doesn’t end
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Maharashtra govt formation: Ashok Chavan says Congress, NCP will take joint decision on course of action if BJP-Shiv Sena stalemate doesn’t end

Congress leader Ashok Chavan on Wednesday said his party and the Sharad Pawar-led Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will jointly decide their future course of action if a BJP-Shiv Sena government is not formed in Maharashtra.

Maharashtra Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant admits his party's priority is to keep BJP 'out of power'
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Maharashtra Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant admits his party's priority is to keep BJP 'out of power'

Congress spokesman Sachin Sawant on Thursday said his party's priority would be to keep the BJP 'out of power' in Maharashtra.

Congress proclaims to be sole inheritor of Mahatma Gandhi's legacy, but day's events expose cracks in organisation, vacuum in top leadership
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Congress proclaims to be sole inheritor of Mahatma Gandhi's legacy, but day's events expose cracks in organisation, vacuum in top leadership

The events that unfolded on Gandhi Jayanti raise questions over Congress' seriousness towards rebuilding its social base, inspiring confidence among its rank and file and putting up a real challenge to the BJP in Haryana and Maharashtra Assembly elections

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Pune district administration orders removal of Narendra Modi's hoardings from public places
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Maharashtra Assembly polls: Pune district administration orders removal of Narendra Modi's hoardings from public places

The order came after the Maharashtra Congress wrote to the Election Commission, demanding removal of the prime minister's photos from petrol pumps, public places and vehicles in view of the poll code coming into force last Saturday

Daily Bulletin: GST Council to hold meeting; Congress set to name 50 candidates for Maharashtra polls; day's top stories
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Daily Bulletin: GST Council to hold meeting; Congress set to name 50 candidates for Maharashtra polls; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: GST Council to meet today, expected to take call on tax rate cut amid slowdown; Amit Shah to chair meeting of Northern Zonal Council in Chandigarh on today; day's top stories and more

Congress likely to announce first list of 50 candidates for Maharashtra polls by Friday, says party state unit president Balasaheb Thorat
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Congress likely to announce first list of 50 candidates for Maharashtra polls by Friday, says party state unit president Balasaheb Thorat

Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thorat has said the party may announce its first list of 50 candidates for the Assembly polls by 20 September.

Maharashtra Assembly polls: No dispute with NCP over 150 seats in the upcoming state elections, says Congress
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Maharashtra Assembly polls: No dispute with NCP over 150 seats in the upcoming state elections, says Congress

The opposition Congress and NCP in Maharashtra have no dispute on nearly 150 out of the total 288 Assembly seats and would soon decide on sharing these for the state polls due later this year, a Congress leader said.

Ashok Chavan resigns as Maharashtra Congress chief, says election debacle collective responsibility, not Rahul Gandhi's fault
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Ashok Chavan resigns as Maharashtra Congress chief, says election debacle collective responsibility, not Rahul Gandhi's fault

In the recently-conducted polls, Ashok Chavan lost to BJP's Prataprao Govindrao Chikhalikar by a margin of 40,000 votes from Nanded seat.

'No coordination among leaders, party critical in Maharashtra': Pune Congress leader Ulhas Pawar writes to Rahul Gandhi
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'No coordination among leaders, party critical in Maharashtra': Pune Congress leader Ulhas Pawar writes to Rahul Gandhi

Senior Congress leader from Pune, Ulhas Pawar, has written a letter to party chief Rahul Gandhi saying the condition of the party's Pune and Maharashtra units has become critical and there was no coordination among the leaders.

Shivajirao Deshmukh passes away: Rahul Gandhi condoles death of veteran Maharashtra Congress leader
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Shivajirao Deshmukh passes away: Rahul Gandhi condoles death of veteran Maharashtra Congress leader

Congress president Rahul Gandhi condoled the demise of former Maharashtra minister Shivajirao Deshmukh who died on Monday.

BJP is 'cancer' that will 'destroy' India if not tamed in 2019 LS polls, says Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan
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BJP is 'cancer' that will 'destroy' India if not tamed in 2019 LS polls, says Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan

Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan alleged it was because of the BJP-Shiv Sena government's "wrong policies" that the farmers in Maharashtra are suffering and the agrarian crisis had deepened.