NCP

Congress, NCP and Sharad Yadav's JD-U faction in talks to form alliance ahead of Gujarat Assembly polls

<b>Gandhinagar/New Delhi:</b> The Congress party on Friday held talks with the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) and the Sharad Yadav-led faction of JD-U …

India

On Bal Thackeray's fifth death anniversary, here's a look back at his career from a cartoonist to firebrand leader

Not many Indian leaders are accorded a State funeral, let alone those who never held any official post. Bal Thackeray was an exception to the rule. …

India

Narendra Modi raking up Bofors to defame Gandhi family as PM fears Rahul's transformed image, says Sharad Pawar

<b>Mumbai:</b> NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Thursday alleged that prime minister Narendra Modi "feared" the "transformed image" of Congress vice- president …

India

BJP holds back announcement of candidates for seats in north Gujarat

The BJP has not announced the names of candidates in two dozen assembly constituencies, mostly in north Gujarat which is an area of influence of …

India

Farmers protest turns violent in Ahmednagar, two injured in police firing

While opposition demands the CM's resignation, BJP says the protest orchestrated by naxal supporters.

Policing

Nationalist Congress Party asks Devendra Fadnavis to stay away from apolitical functions

Party says move to keep Devendra Fadnavis out of its apolitical functions taken after people's questions and to avoid any unnecessary …

India

Nationalist Congress Party will decide Thomas Chandy’s future, says Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan

The Kerala High Court on Tuesday refused to quash a report that implicated the transport minister in a land encroachment case.<p>Kerala Chief Minister …

India

The big news: Report says Delhi government has crores of green funds unused, and 9 other top stories

Other headlines: Farooq Abdullah wants Centre to reverse laws against J&K’s autonomy, and Indrani Mukerjea claimed she is being framed in Sheena …

India

Supreme Court allows AIFF-elected committees to function; ex-CEC SY Qureshi, Bhaskar Ganguly to act as ombudsmen

<b>New Delhi:</b> The Supreme Court on Saturday stayed the order of the Delhi High Court allowing all AIFF elected committees to function on a regular …

Sports (India)

This Video Of Maharashtra MLC Yelling At SRK On His Birthday Is Breaking The Internet

A video of Jayanti Patil, the Maharashtra MLC from Alibaug, yelling at Shah Rukh Khan over a yacht parking on his birthday is going viral.<p>According …

Shah Rukh Khan

Watch: Maha MLC Jayant Patil Yells at SRK on His Birthday

He might be ruling the hearts of millions, but Shah Rukh Khan has left Jayant Patil, Maharashtra MLC from Alibaug, less than impressed. In fact, …

May appoint footballer as AIFF ombudsman along with ex-CEC:SC

New Delhi, Nov 10 (PTI) The Supreme Court today said it could appoint an eminent footballer as an ombudsman, besides former Chief Election …

Rebellion during Rajya Sabha polls might help Congress in ticket sharing

Ticket distribution in election season is a messy affair the Congress’s capable of turning messier. One remembers the way it managed to lose Punjab …

Rajya Sabha

Case against Kerala NCP leader amicably settled, says victim

The case registered against Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader A.K. Saseendran, who resigned as Transport Minister in the wake of allegations of …

India

Mumbai: Distressed farmer threatens to jump from Mantralaya building

<b>Intervention by the education minister and two junior ministers helps convince farmer - who was seeking better prices for cotton and soybean - to get</b> …

BJP

AIFF Election Row: Supreme Court mandates change in constitution

Acting on AIFF's plea to stay the Delhi High Court decision to set aside Praful Patel's election, the Supreme Court has come up with a decision..<p>The Supreme Court of India is expected to temporarily put the Executive Committee of the All India Football Federation (AIFF) in charge of the Indian FA. …

Judiciary

Sharad Pawar: Thought that I ll be PM in 2019 was wrong

<b>The NCP chief also denies possibility of his party working with BJP in future; Is all praise for Rahul Gandhi</b><p>Reality matters to NCP chief Sharad …

India

Atmosphere in Gujarat is against BJP, people have started accepting Rahul Gandhi: Sharad Pawar

<b>Mumbai</b>: Claiming that the overall atmosphere in poll-bound Gujarat was against the ruling BJP, NCP chief Sharad Pawar on Thursday said people had …

India

Lodha Committee report has ‘definitely destroyed’ Indian cricket: Sharad Pawar

NCP chief and former BCCI president Sharad Pawar alleged the Lodha Committee report has “definitely destroyed” cricket.<p>The Justice Lodha panel had …

India

Delhi-Ahmedabad Go Air flight delayed by 2 hours, Praful Patel deboards as passengers wait in plane

On Wednesday, Delhi-Ahmedabad Go Air flight G8-717 was delayed over two hours. The flight was scheduled to leave at 2 PM and it still hadn’t left by …

Aviation

India next big market in football, says 2022 FIFA World Cup organising committee chief

<b>Doha:</b> Hassan Al Thawadi, who is leading the 2022 FIFA World Cup organising committee, on Wednesday called India the next big market in football and …

FIFA

EXPLAINED: Himachal elections in 4 graphs

All you need to know about the Himachal Pradesh elections.

Himachal Pradesh

Uddhav Thackeray sought my advice to deal with BJP's growing clout: Sharad Pawar

At a time when Shiv Sena is toeing the fine line between being an alliance partners and also vehemently opposing the BJP government in the state and …

India

Fadnavis govt @ 3: What’s happening in Maharashtra politics?

The third anniversary of the first Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government in Maharashtra is marked by advertisement campaigns unleashed by the …

India

Sharad Pawar can be prime minister in 2019, Opposition parties should unite against NDA, says NCP's Praful Patel

<b>Karjat:</b> A two-day discussion meeting <i>(chintan shibir)</i> of the Nationalist Congress Party was held on Monday at a five-star hotel at Karjat in Raigad …

India

BJP minister in Maharashtra gets flak for advising factory to name liquor after women for good sales

Maharashtra’s medical education minister and senior BJP leader Girish Mahajan has come under fire from women activists and Opposition parties who …

India

India set for FIFA ban like Pakistan? Initial steps are already being taken

The world football governing body has shot a sharp and incisive letter to the All India Football Federation (AIFF) on Saturday, asking for immediate …

Sports (India)

Said & Done: ‘He’s a little bit of a Peter Pan. A kind, sweet, honourable man’

The week in football – also featuring: Lazio, Sunderland, and a Santos bacon omelette<p>Quote of the week<p><b>Gianni Infantino</b> on this month’s Fifa trials in the US: “These are cases of the past. These things couldn’t happen again.” Infantino, who sacked the ethics team investigating him in May, told …

Soccer

To grow football, play more football

It's been an eventful week since the completion of the U-17 World Cup, the first FIFA event hosted by the Indian subcontinent. While the headlines …

FIFA

Maharashtra loan waiver: MP Raju Shetti says state didn't float tender; alleges implementing firm picked through 'back door'

The Maharashtra farm loan waiver scheme has run into another controversy, with Lok Sabha MP Raju Shetti alleging that a private company was allotted …

India