Ajit Pawar stands alone politically

By ditching his uncle, the towering Sharad Pawar, and taking his party to the verge of a split, has Ajit Pawar over-reached? asks N Suresh. IMAGE: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar. Photograph: ANI Photo   A desperate Ajit Pawar,…

Democracy murdered in Maharashtra: Rahul

Democracy has been murdered in Maharashtra, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said in Lok Sabha on Monday. He made these remarks during Question Hour when Speaker Om Birla told him to ask a supplementary. “There is no question of asking question…

NCP, Sena, Cong shift MLAs to hotels

Amid the high political drama in Maharashtra and threat of ‘poaching‘ of MLAs, the Nationalist Congress Party, the Congress and the Shiv Sena have shifted their legislators to different luxury hotels in Mumbai. IMAGE: Security outside J W Marriott in…

‘Sharad Pawar should join NDA, will be rewarded‘

Squarely blaming the Shiv Sena for the dramatic turn of events in Maharashtra, Union minister Ramdas Athawale on Saturday urged Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar to walk over to the National Democratic Alliance camp, hinting that he might be rewarded with…