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Congress, NCP to form Maharashtra govt: Balasaheb Thorat

Balasaheb Thorat has succeeded Ashok Chavan as the Maharashtra Congress chief.

15 Jul 2019 7:08 AM

Balasaheb Thorat appointed as new state Congress president

The party also decided to appoint five working presidents in the state, keeping the regional equations in mind.

14 Jul 2019 7:13 AM

Maharashtra Congress’s wait for chief continues

Former chief minister Ashok Chavan quit as the state unit chief following the humiliating drubbing in the Lok Sabha election.

12 Jul 2019 1:52 AM

BJP abusing state machinery to destabilise govt: Congress

Maharashtra Congress president Ashok Chavan said the goings-on in the southern state were detrimental to democracy.

11 Jul 2019 6:47 AM

BJP doesn’t want Opposition-run governments: Ashok Chavan

The BJP has used this policy to their advantage in Goa, Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and Bihar to form their governments.

08 Jul 2019 3:42 AM


Absence of state Congress chief delays NCP election pact

Kharge told Mr Pawar that seat-sharing would be discussed with the state leadership.

05 Jul 2019 3:56 AM

Appointment of new state Congress chief may be delayed

long with a new Congress state president, four working presidents will be appointed region-wise in the state for the sake of balance.

04 Jul 2019 3:09 AM

Maharashtra CM condemns wall collapse incident in Pune; orders inquiry

15 including 4 children, were killed when a portion of compound wall of a housing society collapsed on shanties adjacent to it in Pune.

29 Jun 2019 11:34 AM

Congress president to meet state party leaders today

Congress president Rahul Gandhi will discuss the party's planning for the Assembly elections with state leaders in Delhi on June 27.

27 Jun 2019 2:46 AM

Congress, NCP may tie up for polls

In the 2014 Assembly elections, The BJP had won 122 seats, followed by Shiv Sena (63). The Congress and the NCP had won 41 seats, respectively.

09 Jun 2019 6:57 AM


‘Fadnavis asking Congress lawmakers to join BJP’: Ashok Chavan

Congress leader Chavan, however, said he didn't think anybody from his party would join the BJP.

08 Jun 2019 9:57 AM

BJP trying to poach MLAs from Congress, claims Ashok Chavan

he Congress general secretary, Mallikarjun Kharge, was also present at the meeting.

08 Jun 2019 1:59 AM

Suspend IAS officer over Godse tweet, say Pawar, Chavan

Mr Pawar, in a letter to the CM, demanded stern action against her to prevent such utterances from being made again.

03 Jun 2019 3:55 AM

Chances of united Opposition in Assembly polls slim

The VBA got more than 41 lakh votes across the state and ruined chances of the Congress-NCP in about nine seats.

29 May 2019 3:01 AM

Congess-NCP to hold joint meet today

The NCP only managed to retain its tally of four seats it had won five years back.

28 May 2019 3:05 AM


Ashok Chavan blames VBA for defeat, calls it BJP’s B team

Terming the Prakash Ambedkar-led alliance as the ‘B team of the BJP,’ he said it cost the Congress-NCP combine ‘nine to ten seats’ in the state.

26 May 2019 5:40 AM

Rout collective responsibility, not Rahul ’s alone: Ashok Chavan

Ashok Chavan tendered his resignation from the post of state Congress president.

26 May 2019 5:33 AM

Ashok Chavan offers to step down as Maharashtra Cong chief

'I have submitted my resignation and now it is up to Rahul Gandhi to take a call,' Chavan said.

25 May 2019 6:24 PM

Victory eludes Congress bigwigs

Senior leaders including Ashok Sushilkumar Shinde and Manikrao Thakre lost from their strongholds.

24 May 2019 4:48 AM

Congress seeks GST, TDS waiver for fodder camps

The party also demanded that the government should bring the expenditure of money on the fodder camps in the public domain.

18 May 2019 4:03 AM