In February, a video of Athawale, along with a Chinese diplomat and Buddhist monks chanting "go corona, go corona" at a prayer meeting went viral
The health ministry said that India reported 10 lakh recoveries in a span of 13 days, taking the country’s recovery rate to 90.62 percent
The Republican Party of India (A) leader has been admitted to a private hospital in south Mumbai
Ghosh was also appointed vice-president of the women's wing of Republican Party of India. Welcoming Ghosh, Union minister Athawale said that she will "strengthen" the RPI
Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh had said on Tuesday that the Mumbai police will probe allegations by actor Adhyayan Suman that Ranaut used banned substances and narcotics drugs
Ramdas Athawale meets Maharashtra governor over demolition of Kangana Ranaut's office, says 'justice' must be given
The Union minister told the governor that Ranaut was served a notice and the demolition was carried out within 24 hours on Wednesday by the Shiv Sena-controlled BMC
Indians have made Chinese food their own; boycotting it only betrays our culinary culture and middle-class
In the wake of the conflagration at the border, Ramdas Athawale, union minister, has decided that the patriotic Indian must launch a boycott of Chinese food. What he does not realise that Chinese food in India has as much to do with China as a Japanese curry has to do with our korma and qalia.
Rajya Sabha polls: Sharad Pawar, Ramdas Athawale and several others win unopposed; Rajasthan set for tough fight for 3 seats
Several candidates for Rajya Sabha, including NCP chief Sharad Pawar, Union minister of state for social justice Ramdas Athawale, and deputy chairman of Rajya Sabha Harivansh won unopposed on Wednesday with no nominations filed against them
Rajya Sabha polls: Sharad Pawar, Ramdas Atahawale and five other candidates from Maharashtra likely to be elected unopposed
With no party fielding extra candidate for the Rajya Sabha election from Maharashtra, it became clear on Friday evening that three nominees of the BJP, two of the NCP and one each of the Shiv Sena and Congress would get elected unopposed
Devendra Fadnavis wouldn't have resigned as chief minister if he had more time to prove majority, says Ramdas Athawale
Republican Party of India (RPI) chief Ramdas Athawale on Thursday said that Devendra Fadnavis and Ajit Pawar would not have resigned as chief minister and deputy chief minister had the BJP got more time for the floor test.
Maharashtra government formation: NDA ally Ramdas Athawale says Shiv Sena must 'compromise' on role in coalition
An ally in the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA), the Republican Party of India (RPI) on Wednesday said that Shiv Sena has the key to the government however it should settle for a "compromise" on its role in the coalition government because it does not have "strong" alternatives to its alliance partner, the BJP.
Assembly polls: Narendra Modi, Article 370 and anti-corruption drive to figure prominently in BJP campaign pitch
Narendra Modi may address around 10 rallies in Maharashtra and four to five in Haryana
Maharashtra Assembly polls: Discord among BJP, Shiv Sena cadres may deprive 'natural allies' of large victory margins
A week ahead of the last date to file nominations for the 21 October Maharashtra Assembly polls, Shiv Sena and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) had announced their alliance
All sentiments should be considered and respected in Ram Mandir issue, says Union minister Ramdas Athawale
BJP's ally Republican Party of India (RPI) chief Ramdas Athawale on Tuesday said that all sentiments should be considered and respected in the Ram temple issue
Ramdas Athawale says no need for debate on reservation; remark comes day after Mohan Bhagwat called for 'conversations' on quotas
Ramdas Athawale asserted that there is no need for debate on reservation in the country and said the Narendra Modi government should not be perceived as anti-Dalit.
Raja Dhale, co-founder of radical outfit Dalit Panthers, dies at Mumbai residence; Ramdas Athawale expresses grief
Raja Dhale along with others founded in 1972 Dalit Panther, a youth-based organisation inspired by the Black Panther outfit of African Americans in the US.
Malad wall collapse: Toll rises to 29 after two succumb to injuries; treatment of 69 wounded still underway
A total of 121 people were injured after a wall collapsed in Malad, a suburb of Mumbai. 29 of these have been declared dead and 23 have been discharged.
The death count in Malad wall collapse incident rose to 27 on Thursday.
'I congratulate you for getting to sit in Opposition': Ramdas Athawale's dig at Congress in Lok Sabha evokes laughter from Modi, Rahul, Sonia
Minister of State for Social Justice Ramadas Athawale on Wednesday took jibes at Congress president Rahul Gandhi on his party's drubbing in the Lok Sabha elections saying, "I congratulate you that you got the opportunity to sit there (in the Opposition benches)".
Ramdas Athawale, Minister of State, Social Justice and Empowerment: Dalit leader has been crusader for rights of backward classes
Besides his political career, Athawale has been the editor of a weekly magazine called Bhumika and is a founder member of Parivartan Sahitya Mahamandal. He has served as president of Parivartan Kala Mahasangha, the Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Foundation and the Bauddha Kalawant Academy