Sharad Pawar's re-entry into poll fray, Sushilkumar Shinde's renewed bid for Solapur seat to be keenly watched during LS election
At least three Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra, including the one which NCP chief Sharad Pawar will contest despite his earlier decision of withdrawing from electoral politics, will be keenly watched in the upcoming general polls.
Congress leader Ashok Chavan said the BJP-Shiv Sena government has "held common citizens and farmers to ransom" by making false promises.
Independent MP from Maharashtra Raju Shetti, convener of the march, said the participants gathered near the Ambedkar statue and began walking towards Shivaji Maharaj statue at the Gateway of India.
Sharad Pawar, Hardik Patel, Omar Abdullah hold 'Save Constitution' march in Mumbai, to stage sit-in protest at Gateway of India
Opposition leaders Sharad Pawar, Sharad Yadav, D Raja, Hardik Patel, Omar Abdullah, Dinesh Trivedi and Sushilkumar Shinde met on Friday, ahead of the 'Save Constitution' march.
The Congress will take out `Save Constitution' rallies in every district of the state on Republic Day, Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan said on Tuesday.
Presidential Election 2017: Opposition may field joint candidate to rival NDA nominee Ram Nath Kovind
The Opposition may field a joint candidate against NDA's nominee Ram Nath Kovind, sources in the Left parties said.
An unfinished 31-storey Adarsh Housing society structure in Mumbai's prime real estate area of Colaba has for long stood as a living symbol of a corrupt nexus between the politicians, bureaucrats, some armed forces officers and builders. Worse, this scam was made out from what had began with a most noble cause idea — housing for Kargil war widows.
Sushil Kumar Shinde condemned the brutal police attack on students and faculty member of Hyderabad Central University
Senior Congress leader Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday said his party will meet President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday on the state of affairs at the Hyderabad Central University (HCU).
Veteran actress Rekha was awarded the 3rd National Yash Chopra Memorial Award.
Congress, BJP clash over 'Hindu terrorism' remark: Rajnath has taken comment out of context, says Chidambaram
Rajnath Singh's accusation that the term "Hindu terrorism" was coined during UPA rule unleashed a war of words today with Congress alleging distortion and that it was being raised by BJP to "polarise" the country while the latter raked up Rahul Gandhi's remarks on radical groups.
Former Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde rejected Omar Abdullah's claim that Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru was hanged for "political reasons".
Former Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Wednesday sought to distance himself from the the ministry's decision to grant permission for shooting of the controversial documentary featuring a convict in the 16 December Delhi gangrape case inside Tihar Jail.
: Pointing out to the infighting between the senior congress leaders, the controversial Adarsh society in South Mumbai has on Saturday alleged that the society was targeted because of the rivalry between the former union home minister Sushilkumar Shinde and former union defence minister AK Anthony.
Chavan levelled the allegation of NCP's "game plan" while launching the Congress campaign for the state Assembly polls on 15 October at a well-attended rally in the pilgrim town of Tuljapur in Marathwada's Osmanabad district.
Former attorney general Goolam Vahanvati who passed away at the age of 65 on Tuesday enjoyed a fair deal of goodwill that cut across politics, corporates and fellow lawyers.
Chavan said the report card of first 100 days of the Modi government was "dismal".
Six mega cities in the country have been put under aerial surveillance to aid city policing, the government said on Wednesday.
The first-time MP Ashok Chavan stands to lose his Lok Sabha seat, but it's the Maharashtra Congress that is the bigger loser, going into an election without Vilasrao Deshmukh, with Sushilkumar Shinde having been rejected by his home constituency and most other senior Congressmen beseiged by insecurities.
A Bombay High Court bench today recused itself from hearing a petition seeking direction to CBI to produce entire evidence during its investigation into the Adarsh scam on the basis of which it had given a clean chit to former Maharashtra CM Sushilkumar Shinde.