Ajit Pawar
India  /  Published 10.07.20

10-day lockdown in Pune from July 13

In a bid to stem the spread of Covid-19, a 10-day lockdown will be imposed in Pune, neighbouring Pimpri-Chinchwad and a few other parts of the district starting July 13, a senior official said on Frid...
By PTI in Pune

India  /  Published 25.11.19

9 cases off, ‘timing says it all’

The Maharashtra government on Monday closed investigations into nine cases of corruption in irrigation projects but clarified that none of them had any link with Ajit Pawar, the alleged “kingpin” ...
By Imran Ahmed Siddiqui in New Delhi

India  /  Published 24.11.19

Smaller parties find a place in the sun

While major political parties in Maharashtra are slugging it out to form a government amidst twists and turns, all eyes are now on which way 13 Independents and 16 MLAs from smaller parties will swing...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 24.11.19

Ajit Pawar returns home

NCP leader Ajit Pawar, who was on Saturday sworn in as the deputy chief minister of Maharashtra, returned to his private residence near Churchgate in Mumbai in the early hours of Sunday, sources said....
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 23.11.19

Oath has no bearing on defection shield

Legal experts on Saturday said the anti-defection law would apply to the breakaway faction of Ajit Pawar if it does not command the support of two-thirds of the 54 NCP legislators and even if the defe...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.11.19

Sharad Pawar to hold meeting of NCP MLAs

NCP chief Sharad Pawar will hold a meeting of his party MLAs in Mumbai at 4.30 pm, in the wake of his nephew and legislature party leader Ajit Pawar joining hands with the BJP to form the government i...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 29.04.20

Uddhav speaks to PM amid uncertainty

As the decision about his appointment to the legislature as the governor’s nominee hangs fire, Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to inte...
By PTI in Mumbai

India  /  Published 11.03.19

Sharad Pawar not to contest Lok Sabha polls

Sharad Pawar, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief, has said he will not contest next month’s Lok Sabha election. The 78-year-old politician said that as two members of his family are going to...
By PTI in Pune

India  /  Published 15.01.20

Irrigation scam: Ajit Pawar says allegations 'mala fide'

Maharashtra deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar has filed an affidavit in the Nagpur Bench of Bombay High Court in reply to petitions against him in the multi-crore irrigation scam, terming the allegatio...
By PTI in Nagpur

India  /  Published 31.12.19

Rebel Ajit becomes deputy CM

Ajit Pawar, whose mysterious revolt had led to a BJP-led government in Maharashtra for 80 hours, returned on Monday as deputy chief minister in the Uddhav Thackeray cabinet, which was expanded with th...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi


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