Tag: Sharad Pawar

Open for deal with JDU-RJD grouping if given more seats: Pawar

Open for deal with JDU-RJD grouping if given more seats: Pawar

| September 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

NCP is open for a tie-up with the secular alliance in Bihar if his party is offered a better deal, its chief Sharad Pawar said today. “If parties with two Lok Sabha MPs have been given 40 seats, then we could also be offered more number of seats”, Pawar told PTI when asked whether his party […]

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NCP: Rahul Gandhi was disaster, Sharad Pawar better pick

NCP: Rahul Gandhi was disaster, Sharad Pawar better pick

| June 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), in its general secretaries’ report for 2012-2015, has attacked the Congress, claiming that the projection of Rahul Gandhi was responsible for the UPA’s disastrous defeat in last year’s Lok Sabha polls. The party is also of the view that if the Congress had “broad-mindedly” projected Sharad Pawar, the results would […]

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Sharad Pawar makes anti-BJP noises

Sharad Pawar makes anti-BJP noises

| June 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

NCP chief Sharad Pawar has expressed hope for Bihar to “expose” the BJP government at the Centre by defeating it in the upcoming state Assembly elections to be held by this year-end. He said the BJP’s false assurances and hollow slogans would be exposed in the Bihar polls and added that if fundamentalist forces were […]

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NCP President Sharad Pawar expresses concern over lack of social harmony

NCP President Sharad Pawar expresses concern over lack of social harmony

| June 10, 2015 | 0 Comments

PATNA: Expressing concern over alleged lack of social harmony in the last one year of NDA rule in the country, NCP president Sharad Pawar today said if fundamentalist forces are not checked strictly they would have far reaching repercussions. Addressing the party’s national convention here, Pawar said “The fabrics of social harmony are being undermined. […]

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NCP looking to contest limited seats in Bihar polls: Sharad Pawar

NCP looking to contest limited seats in Bihar polls: Sharad Pawar

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Patna: NCP president Sharad Pawar on Tuesday expressed confidence that the JD(U)-RJD led alliance in Bihar will emerge as a good alternative and his party was looking to contest limited number of seats. Addressing a press conference ahead of the NCP’s two-day national executive and convention starting here this evening, Pawar said NCP was eyeing […]

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Billionaires & Millionaires to Dominate RS

Billionaires & Millionaires to Dominate RS

| February 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Democracy is an abundance of riches, as the worth of the new occupants of the Upper House benches is being revealed in the run up to Rajya Sabha 2014. 36 out of 55—over 70 per cent—are crorepatis. Property is one of the major wealth factors listed and many of the new candidates are businessmen who […]

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