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NCP to contest Assembly polls in Goa, UP, Manipur, says Sharad Pawar
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NCP to contest Assembly polls in Goa, UP, Manipur, says Sharad Pawar

Slamming Uttar Pradesh Chief minister Yogi Adityanath over his '80 percent versus 20 percent' remarks, Pawar said the chief minister should take along all sections of society

Manmohan lacked Modi's style of taking colleagues along, says Sharad Pawar
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Manmohan lacked Modi's style of taking colleagues along, says Sharad Pawar

The NCP president, a political rival of the Modi's party BJP, was replying to a question about what changes he has observed in Modi as a leader in all these years

Sonia Gandhi meets Pawar, Abdullah, other Opposition leaders to evolve joint strategy in Parliament
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Sonia Gandhi meets Pawar, Abdullah, other Opposition leaders to evolve joint strategy in Parliament

Opposition parties have been protesting the suspension of 12 Rajya Sabha MPs and are holding protests, seeking the revocation of their suspensions

Will Trinamool topple Congress in Opposition’s war for dominance?
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Will Trinamool topple Congress in Opposition’s war for dominance?

TMC cannot mainstream itself by picking spent forces like Yashwant Sinha or Kirti Azad

Mumbai BJP leader accuses Mamata Banerjee of insulting national anthem, demands FIR against her
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Mumbai BJP leader accuses Mamata Banerjee of insulting national anthem, demands FIR against her

Vivekanand Gupta in a letter to city Police Commissioner Hemant Nagrale alleged Banerjee abruptly stopped the national anthem which is an offence under section 3 of Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act-1971

Congress retaliates to 'no UPA' barb, set to launch all-out attack against Mamata Banerjee
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Congress retaliates to 'no UPA' barb, set to launch all-out attack against Mamata Banerjee

This comes in the wake of the West Bengal chief minister taking a swipe at the Congress during her meet with NCP chief Sharad Pawar, where she declared “there is no UPA now”

'There's no UPA', says Mamata after meeting Sharad Pawar; both pitch for united Opposition against BJP
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'There's no UPA', says Mamata after meeting Sharad Pawar; both pitch for united Opposition against BJP

Mamata has not yet met any Congress leader in Maharashtra. It is believed to be an indication that the TMC would like to play the leading role in bringing the Opposition parties together in a possible national coalition against the BJP

I insisted that Uddhav Thackeray become Maharashtra chief minister: Sharad Pawar's snipe at Fadnavis
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I insisted that Uddhav Thackeray become Maharashtra chief minister: Sharad Pawar's snipe at Fadnavis

The comment comes as BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis said that the Shiv Sena chief had covertly nurtured ambitions of occupying the top post in the state

Lakhimpur Kheri: BJP will pay a heavy price for attack on farmers, says Sharad Pawar
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Lakhimpur Kheri: BJP will pay a heavy price for attack on farmers, says Sharad Pawar

Expressing anguish over the deaths, Pawar assured the farmers that the entire Opposition is with them and will soon take a call on the future course of action

Five things Punjab’s Amarinder-Sidhu-Channi fiasco shows about Congress
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Five things Punjab’s Amarinder-Sidhu-Channi fiasco shows about Congress

By sacking Amarinder Singh for an unstable, impatient upstart like Navjot Singh Sidhu, the Nehru-Gandhis once again showed their insecurity and disdain for mass leaders

'Language of intimidation won't be tolerated': Uddhav Thackeray warns opponents
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'Language of intimidation won't be tolerated': Uddhav Thackeray warns opponents

He made the statement in the wake of BJP legislator Prasad Lad’s reported remarks that, if needed, the headquarters of Thackeray-led party in central Mumbai would be demolished

Mamata? Rahul? Pawar? Who will be Modi’s main challenger in 2024? Answer is pretty clear
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Mamata? Rahul? Pawar? Who will be Modi’s main challenger in 2024? Answer is pretty clear

Let us look at a few smaller equations and solve the larger riddle where Opposition politics stands now

Maharashtra floods: Sharad Pawar says VIPs should avoid visiting affected areas as they affect rescue ops
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Maharashtra floods: Sharad Pawar says VIPs should avoid visiting affected areas as they affect rescue ops

On Maharashtra governor BS Koshyari’s visit to flood-affected areas Pawar quipped that the governor may help the state get funds and more compensation from the Central Government

Opposition objects to Narendra Modi's proposed joint address on COVID-19 to all MPs at Parliament annexe
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Opposition objects to Narendra Modi's proposed joint address on COVID-19 to all MPs at Parliament annexe

Leaders, including from the TMC and the CPM, also said that when the pandemic and issues related to it can be discussed on the floor of the House, what was the need to go 'outside'

'BJP and NCP like two ends of river', Nawab Malik's clarification on speculations over Modi-Pawar meet
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'BJP and NCP like two ends of river', Nawab Malik's clarification on speculations over Modi-Pawar meet

Notably, the NCP had offered outside support to the BJP in Maharashtra after the 2014 polls. However, the BJP had come to power with the support of the Shiv Sena

Sharad Pawar holds hour-long discussion with PM Modi after meets with Rajnath Singh, Piyush Goyal
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Sharad Pawar holds hour-long discussion with PM Modi after meets with Rajnath Singh, Piyush Goyal

A veteran leader widely recognised for his political acumen, Pawar is the main architect of the Maha Vikas Aghadi government in Maharashtra and is seen as a lynchpin for any future opposition alliance against the BJP

Why speculation surrounding Prashant Kishor is escalating and the Sharad Pawar angle
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Why speculation surrounding Prashant Kishor is escalating and the Sharad Pawar angle

The newest twist in the tale came on Wednesday when Rahul Gandhi aide Archana Dalmia sent out a tweet giving Kishor a 'warm welcome into the Congress family' only to subsequently delete it

Uddhav Thackeray steering MVA ship amid challenges but must resist lure of non-BJP, non-Congress front
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Uddhav Thackeray steering MVA ship amid challenges but must resist lure of non-BJP, non-Congress front

For now, Uddhav Thackeray signalled loud and clear that a reunion with the BJP was not an option

Sharad Pawar bats for population control as Uttar Pradesh launches policy to promote two-child norm
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Sharad Pawar bats for population control as Uttar Pradesh launches policy to promote two-child norm

Pawar's statement comes on a day when the state released a draft of the proposed population control bill. The NCP chief said that population needs to be controlled so as to sustain the country's economy, healthy living standards and a balanced environment

Sanjay Raut says Opposition alliance at national level is 'incomplete' without Congress
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Sanjay Raut says Opposition alliance at national level is 'incomplete' without Congress

Raut's statements come days after leaders of eight parties — TMC, SP, AAP, RLD and the Left — met at NCP chief Sharad Pawar's residence to discuss various issues