NCP, Congress, Shiv Sena will form govt in Maharashtra: Sharad Pawar
Addressing reporters in Karad town of neighbouring Satara district, Sharad Pawar reiterated that the decision of aligning with the BJP was of his nephew Ajit Pawar and not the NCP. Asked whether the NCP, Cong and Sena will form govt in the state, he said, "There is not an iota of doubt that the govt (of the combine) will be formed in Maharashtra."
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View: Maharashtra drama, the only ‘ism’ that matters in Indian politics is opportunism
On Friday evening, Sharad Pawar claimed there was consensus over Uddhav Thackeray as chief minister of the Shiv Sena-NCP alliance. On Saturday morning, even before 8am, Devendra Fadnavis was sworn in as chief minister with NCP’s Ajit Pawar as deputy chief minister. The drama has a name: grab power at any cost. What conclusions emerge?
Maharashtra: How trouble had been brewing in the Pawar parivar
The Pawar family has been left embarrassed by a number of public utterances by Ajit, including his snapping at a farmer during a drought, asking whether he should urinate in a dam to produce water. Matters came to a head in 2012 when Ajit resigned from the Congress-NCP government in Maharashtra.
View: There’s no job drought, only a job data drought
The government says definitive data on employment will only be available in September when the Niti Aayog is likely to come out with its quarterly survey.
Outlook 2019: Long queue in IPO mart, but issue drought unlikely to end quickly
Market watchers say the dry spell in IPOs may continue for a few more months.
Maharashtra seeks Rs 7962.63 crore drought assistance from central govt
State Government has given a proposal of Rs 7962.63crore to GoI and a central team is already on visit to Maharashtra.
Devendra Fadnavis makes stunning comeback in Maharashtra
After results of the October 21 Assembly elections were announced on October 24, Fadnavis was all set to return as chief minister of Maharashtra, after steering the BJP to another electoral win and dealing the NCP-Congress a blow but bickering ally Shiv Sena played spoilsport.
Chhattisgarh elections: Congress ends 15-year drought with 68 seats, BJP gets 15
Congress insiders also said they were not anticipating this kind of one-sided verdict against BJP, though they had an inkling they would outperform the latter.
Amid Kerala deluge, fear of drought in many parts of south
Outside Kerala and coastal Andhra, half the districts in south India are grappling with deficient rainfall.
India's world-beating growth not enough to end deep jobs drought
It may sound absurd, but the fact is that the world's fastest growing economy isn't growing fast enough.
Governments sit on 24 lakh vacancies amid debate over job drought
The bulk of these vacancies are in the domain of the states and Union territory administrations.
Shiv Sena MP urges Sonia Gandhi, Sharad Pawar to form government in Maharashtra at earliest to help farmers
Speaking on the plight of farmers during Zero Hour, Shiv Sena MP Bhavana Gawali said condition of farmers is very bad in Maharashtra due to drought and there is urgent need to do something in this regard.
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