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Shailendra Paranjpe

  • NCP colluded with BJP for President's rule: Prithviraj Chavan

    Former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan on Tuesday launched a scathing attack on the NCP as he kick-started the Congress's campaign for the October 15 assembly elections from Tuljapur. The senior Congress leader accused Sharad Pawar's party of being hand in glove with the BJP, which eventually led...

    Wednesday, 1 October 2014 - 5:20am
  • Sunil Tatkare slams Prithviraj Chavan for his dig at Ajit Pawar

    Backing Ajit Pawar in his ambition to become Maharashtra chief minister, NCP state unit president Sunil Tatkare on Monday condemned former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan for his choice of words regarding Pawar's ambition. It may be recalled that without naming Pawar, Chavan had said that the "...

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 6:15am
  • NCP was maligning Congress image: Manikrao Thakre

    Congress and NCP will be contesting the assembly elections separately after 15 years of togetherness. Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Manikrao Thakre spoke to Shailendra Paranjpe about the challenges before the party, advantages of going it alone and the party's campaign....

    Tuesday, 30 September 2014 - 5:35am
  • NCP ready to unleash tech-savvy campaign plan

    Prepared by spending crores, party messages will reach electorate through diverse platforms

    Monday, 29 September 2014 - 7:42am
  • Maharashtra Polls: Congress to kickstart campaign from Tuljapur

    The Congress will launch its poll campaign from Tuljapur on Tuesday, with Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and top state leaders addressing a rally. Party president Sonia Gandhi will be holding more than 10 rallies in Maharashtra, while the next fortnight will see Congress vice-president Rahul...

    Monday, 29 September 2014 - 6:30am
  • Maharashtra polls: Regain Maharashtra's self respect, urges Raj Thackeray

    Terming the seat-sharing talks between BJP -Shiv Sena and Congress-NCP as a shameful and despicable affair, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray on Sunday appealed to people to hand over the reigns of the state to him for regaining Maharashtra's self-respect. He continued his tirade...

    Monday, 29 September 2014 - 6:15am
  • Maharastra polls: BJP plans big blast campaign opening

    BJP master strategist and national president Amit Shah on Sunday decided on a plan to organize a mammoth 300 public rallies in just two days, in the assembly election campaign in the state. The meetings, along the Gujarat pattern, would be addressed by 53 party stalwarts.

    Monday, 29 September 2014 - 4:44am
  • Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan resigns

    Prithviraj Chavan, chief minister of Maharashtra, resigned on Friday evening. The Democratic Front government was reduced to a minority on Thursday night after the NCP pulled out its support and announced to contest the assembly polls on its own. Chavan called on governor C Vidyasagar Rao on Friday...

    Saturday, 27 September 2014 - 7:00am
  • Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan claims NCP looking for a share of power at BJP-led Centre

    The Congress on Thursday charged the NCP of breaking the alliance with the party on account of the chief ministerial ambitions of Ajit Pawar and accused it of seeking to share power at the Centre with the BJP. Shortly after the NCP announced its decision to contest next month's assembly elections...

    Friday, 26 September 2014 - 7:05am
  • Now, Congress adopts Chai Pe Charcha

    Taking its cue from BJP's Chai Pe Charcha campaign, which was highly successful during the Lok Sabha elections, Congress leaders recently held few interactive sessions with college students to reach out to the youth in an effective manner. The party is done with its manifesto and plans to release...

    Friday, 26 September 2014 - 6:00am