Supriya Sule

  • We are not fighting against Congress, breakup unforunate: NCP's Supriya Sule -1586937675 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Supriya Sule, the daughter of NCP chief Sharad Pawar and MP said that her party wanted to save the Congress-NCP alliance in the state. Speaking to CNN-IBN she said, "we were very keen on the alliance. We wanted the Congress to decide quickly. Sharad Pawar spoke to Sonia Gandhi....
  • Maharashtra: Not in the race for CM's post, says NCP leader Supriya Sule September 13, 2014

    Mumbai: NCP leader and MP Supriya Sule on Saturday said that she was not in the race for the post of Maharashtra Chief Minister. "I am not contesting the assembly elections and am not in the race for the Chief Minister's post," Sule said in an interaction at an event...
  • Corruption charges against politicians often baseless: NCP July 4, 2014

    Nashik: Nationalist Congress Party MP Supriya Sule on Friday said that a party cannot take action against its partymen facing corruption charges, till they are proved so, as allegations are often "baseless". Sule responding to queries on corruption charges leveled against NCP leaders, including party chief and her father Sharad Pawar,...
  • Congress routed in Maharashtra, BJPShiv Sena win 41 seats May 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Mumbai: As in other states the Congress had no good news coming from Maharashtra too, where it has been able to win only two seats out of the total 48 in the state. The BJPShiv Sena alliance backed 41 seats, while the NCPCongress got only 6 seats. The BJPshiv...
  • Counting of votes in 48 Maharashtra constituencies on Friday May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Counting of votes for all 48 Lok Sabha constituencies in Maharashtra where 897 candidates are in the fray would take place on Friday amid tight security arrangements. There will be 40 counting centres for the constituencies, including four in Mumbai, a senior official from the State Chief Electoral office...
  • FIR against Pawar for allegedly threatening people to vote for Sule April 20, 2014

    Mumbai: An FIR has been registered against NCP leader and Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar for allegedly threatening farmers to vote for his cousin Supriya Sule. The FIR was filed after the AAP candidate from Baramati, Suresh Khopde, submitted an audio recording where Pawar allegedly told villagers at a rally...
  • Ajit Pawar did not hold any public meeting: Police April 20, 2014

    Pune: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar was on Saturday given a clean chit by the police in connection with holding a public meeting ahead of polling for the second phase on April 17 in which he allegedly threatened residents of a village in the Baramati constituency to vote for...
  • EC seeks report on Ajit Pawar's alleged threat to voters April 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar could be in trouble as the the Election Commission is awaiting a report from the state Chief Electoral Officer over his reported remarks threatening voters with snapping of water supply if they did not vote for his cousin Supriya Sule. "Yes, we are...
  • Congress, its allies threatening people to get votes: BJP April 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Taking a jibe at Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar for allegedly threatening villagers and telling them to vote for his cousin and NCP leader Supriya Sule, BJP leader Smriti Irani said the Congress and its allies are making such statements to get votes. "Congress and its allies...
  • Ajit Pawar allegedly threatened people to vote for Sule, AAP complains April 18, 2014

    Mumbai: The Aam Aadmi Party candidate from Baramati Suresh Khopde has filed a complaint with the police on the basis of a video that allegedly shows Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar threatening villagers and telling them to vote for his cousin Supriya Sule. Ajit Pawar is allegedly heard in...
  • Congress-NCP alliance will continue after polls too: Supriya Sule April 17, 2014

    NCP chief Sharad Pawar's daughter Supriya Sule cast her vote in Baramati, Maharashtra, in the fifth phase of the Lok Sabha elections on Thursday. ...
  • Lok Sabha elections: Final turnout of 61.7 per cent in Maharashtra till 6 pm April 17, 2014

    Mumbai: The 19 constituencies in Maharashtra where polling was held on Thursday in the second phase of Lok Sabha elections in the state recorded an average 61.7 per cent turnout by 6 pm, the closing time. The constituency-wise voting percentages: Hingoli: 63 per cent, Nanded: 63, Parbhani: 62, Maval: 63.10, Pune:...
  • Campaign for second phase of LS polling in Maharashtra concludes April 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Campaign for the second phase of polling in Maharashtra where nearly 3.25 crore voters will be sealing the fate of 358 candidates including stalwarts like Union Minister Sushilkumar Shinde, ex-Chief Minister Ashok Chavan and BJP leader Gopinath Munde, came to an end on Tuesday. About 3,24,27,558 electorate in 19 constituencies...
  • MPs rating: Supriya Sule scores 6.4 out of 10 in performance April 11, 2014

    New Delhi: NCP chief Sharad Pawar's daughter Supriya Sule, first time sitting MP from Baramati in Maharashtra, scored 6.4 out of 10 in a survey conducted by CNN-IBN and ADR that rates our parliamentarians' performance. She scored 5.6 on accessibility and 6.6 on 10 for trustworthiness. She scored 6.6 for law...
  • Maharashtra: Political family scions, actors jump on poll bandwagon April 6, 2014

    Descendants of political families, actors, professionals, and a former chief minister are in fray for election to 48 Lok Sabha seats in Maharashtra. The state, which accounts for the second highest number of Lok Sabha constituencies after Uttar Pradesh, goes to polls in three phases starting from April 10. In the first...
  • Let judiciary decide if Modi is guilty or not, says NCP's Supriya Sule March 25, 2014

    Mumbai: One of the young leaders in the fray, Nationalist Congress Party MP Supriya Sule, who is seeking re-election for the 16th Lok Sabha, insists that Narendra Modi should no more be cornered for the 2002 Gujarat riots when the judiciary has given him a clean chit. In an exclusive interview...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 24, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Has BJP betrayed Jaswant Singh? March 24, 2014

    Rebel BJP leader Jaswant Singh, who filed nomination papers as an Independent candidate from Barmer in Rajasthan on Monday, hit out at the BJP top brass for claiming that he felt betrayed by them. ...
  • No Modi wave in country: NCP leader Supriya Sule March 19, 2014

    In an exclusive interview with CNBC Awaz, NCP leader Supriya Sule out Modi wave in the country. She also maintained its not a given that the youth will vote for BJP's PM candidate. ...
  • FTP: Asha Mirje controversial remarks: Do members of women's commissions obstruct gender justice? January 29, 2014

    Asha Mirje, a member of the Maharashtra Women Commission, stirred quite a controversy by putting the onus of blame on women for rape rather than on the perpetrators. She said, during a speech in Nagpur, "women too are responsible to an extent (for rape). Their clothing and behaviour too play...
  • Asha Mirje's remarks should be taken as a grandmother's advice: Supriya Sule January 29, 2014

    Nationalist Congress Party leader Supriya Sule said on Wednesday that one should not read much into the remarks made by Maharashtra Women Commission member and party colleague Asha Mirje on rape as she was talking like any grandmother would. Talking to CNNIBN, Sule said, "She was talking like a grandmother would. My...
  • NCP dares Uddhav Thackeray to contest LS polls against Supriya Sule January 20, 2014

    NCP on Monday dared Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray to contest the Lok Sabha election against Supriya Sule from the Baramati parliamentary seat. Addressing a press conference, NCP's state chief Bhaskar Jadhav launched a blistering attack on Uddhav for targeting Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar at a rally at Shirur in...
  • Mumbai gangrape: City not safe anymore, says Shobha De August 23, 2013

    A 23-year-old photojournalist was allegedly gangraped by five men on Thursday around 6:30 pm while she was on an assignment at Shakti Mill in Parel area of Central Mumbai, according to police sources. ...
  • Sharad Yadav says stalking women in India a norm March 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Janata Dal (United) chief Sharad Yadav made a bizarre statement in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday that bordered on gender bias and claimed that everyone has stalked women at some point in their lives. The politician went on to say that stalking is the norm in the country...
  • Pawar says won't contest polls, but will lead NCP October 20, 2012

    New Delhi: In a major political development, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief and Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Saturday announced that he would not contest elections any more. The veteran Maharashtra politician, however, said that he would continue to lead his party. This comes even as the NCP chief has...
  • Charges against my family can never be proved: Sule October 19, 2012

    New Delhi: A day after former IPS officer YP Singh targeted Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar and his family alleging corruption in connection with the Lavasa land deal, Supriya Sule on Friday dismissed the claims saying the matter was subjudice. Sule, the daughter of the NCP chief, said that...
  • Gujarat polls to be discussed at NCP national convention October 10, 2012

    Vadodara: The Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) will be holding its national convention on Wednesday in Vadodara. Sharad Pawar, who was elected party chief for the fifth time, will formally take charge on Wednesday. Top leaders including Ajit Pawar, Sharad Pawar, Praful Patel and Supriya Sule will also be present at...
  • News 360: NCP accepts Ajit Pawar's resignation as Deputy CM September 28, 2012

    The Pawar Parivar on Friday sent out a message of unity and Sharad Pawar and Supriya Sule attended a meeting of NCP MLAs. ...
  • No Pawar vs Pawar battle, says NCP chief September 28, 2012

    Mumbai: In a bid to defuse the political crisis in Maharashtra, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Friday met Ajit Pawar, party MLAs and senior leaders, including Praful Patel and Supriya Sule. Addressing mediapersons after the meeting in Mumbai, the NCP chief said that the members of the party...
  • I will not join Maharashtra govt: Supriya Sule September 26, 2012

    Nashik: Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) MP and daughter of Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar, Supriya Sule, on Wednesday ruled out the possibility of being part of the Maharashtra government, which plunged into crisis after the resignation Ajit Pawar as the Deputy Chief Minister. "I will not accept any responsibility in the...