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    Maharashtra: NCP to hold protest rallies against water scarcity, fuel hike

    Mumbai: The Nationalist Congress Party will hold rallies in Maharashtra from Monday to protest against water scarcity, rising fuel prices and load-shedding, state unit chief Jayant Patil said. The party plans to stop vehicles of ministers on official visits as the state government is not addressing the issues of the common man, Patil said on Sunday.

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    Work hard to make NCP the largest party: Jayant Patil to workers

    Mumbai: Maharashtra NCP chief Jayant Patil on Thursday sent out a strong message to party men and spoke about structural reforms, stressing that those working hard would be encouraged and those found derelict would be relieved of their posts.

  • Amid Maratha quota stir, BJP seats in Maharashtra civic polls increase five-fold since 2014

    Mumbai: The ongoing Maratha quota stir failed to dent the fortunes of the ruling BJP and it swept the crucial polls to the Jalgaon and Sangli civic bodies on Friday. In Sangli, a Maratha stronghold and a sugar bastion, it has wrested power from the Congress and the NCP. The result was bitter for NCP strongman and state president Jayant Patil, as well as for Vishwajeet Kadam, the state president of the

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    BJP’s victory in Karnataka unbelievable, says Maharashtra NCP chief Jayant Patil

    Mumbai: The NCP on Tuesday said the BJP’s victory in Karnataka was “unbelievable” as the results were not in sync with the situation on the ground. The Sharad Pawar-led party, which had extended support to the Congress in the Karnataka polls and did not field its own candidates, also demanded that elections in future be held through ballot boxes. Maharashtra NCP president Jayant Patil said the Congress was well positioned in Karnataka

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    Mumbai: Jayant Patil elected unopposed as state NCP president

    Mumbai: Former finance minister of the state, Jayant Patil is elected unopposed as state president of Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). In an executive committee meeting, chaired by Sharad Pawar, party chief, it was decided to go for Lok Sabha and state assembly election under leadership of Patil. Outgoing president Sunil Tatkare proposed name of Patil and Dhananjay Munde, Leader of Opposition in legislative council seconded it. Meanwhile, when there were signs of

  • Council chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar directs govt to suspend Navi Mumbai Police Commissioner, DCP

    Mumbai: The state legislative council chairman Ramraje Nimbalkar has directed the state government to suspend Navi Mumbai police commissioner Hemant Nagrale and deputy commissioner of police Tushar Doshi, if they have issued a letter to file an first information report (FIR) against Jayant Patil, member of Legislative Council (MLC) and leader of Peasants and Workers Party (PWP).

  • Maharashtra govt is not serious over farmers’ march, says farmer leader Jayant Patil

    Mumbai: Despite Peasants and Workers Party (PWP) member Jayant Patil brought attention of the Upper House towards the massive Long March organised by All India Kisan Sabha (AIKS) which began from Nasik on March 6 and will reach and gherao Vidhan Bhavan on March 12, the government seem to ignore towards agrarian distress.

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    Mumbai: Chhagan Bhujbal supporters knock on MNS chief Raj Thackeray’s door for help

    Mumbai: Supporters of former Deputy Chief Minister Chhagan Bhujbal on Monday knocked on the doors of Raj Thackeray, president of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) seeking his help for the release of their jailed leader. According to Jayant Jadhav, member of legislative council of Nationalist Congress Party, delegation of supporters will meet all party leaders one by one to seek their support. Jadhav added they will meet Jayant Patil, leader of Peasants and

  • You may be a superstar, but have you bought Alibaug, MLC asks Shah Rukh

    Mumbai : A Maharashtra MLC lost his cool and heckled Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan for allegedly delaying his departure to the coastal town of Alibaug in neighbouring Raigad district. A video of the incident has gone viral on the social media. It has also been shown on TV channels.

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    FM will lose right to impose new taxes post-GST: Opposition

    Mumbai: Claiming the finance minister will lose rights to impose new taxes and as he has no work remained about financial planning after Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be implimented, Jayant Patil, senior member of opposition Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) has said the FM must be renamed as expenditure minister.

  • Nothing to do with lottery scam: Former FM Jayant Patil

    Mumbai: Former finance minister and senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Jayant Patil has said that he has nothing to do with the said lottery scam and has never acted against the state interest.

  • Revised mobile tower policy soon

    Mumbai : The State government would soon come out with a new revised policy regarding the mobile towers, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis informed the Legislative Assembly on Tuesday during the question hour.

  • Key budget session amidst rumblings

    Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis faces another crucial test – to ensure that the legislature’s Budget session passes off smoothly. He has yet to establish his political clout in the state and the session can provide him an opportunity to tackle the opposition, as well as his poll ally, the Shiv Sena, which has not yet accepted the Number Two position within the saffron alliance. Apart from dealing with political foes outside the Bharatiya

  • Tearful Adieu To R R Patil

    R R Patil Cremated In Anjani With State Honours, Thousands Pay Respects

  • NCP Set To Fix Home Affairs

    Party’s Brainstorming Meet To Be Held In Pune From February 7

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