India | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 20, 2014
In a relief to former Maharashtra chief minister Shivajirao Patil-Nilangekar, the CBI today gave him a clean chit in the Adarsh Housing Society scam.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 18, 2014
In a setback to Maharashtra's former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, a special court in Mumbai today rejected the CBI's plea to drop his name from the list of accused in the Adarsh Housing Society scam case.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Union Minister Milind Deora today disagreed with Maharashtra government's rejection of the judicial commission of inquiry report on Adarsh Housing scam which indicted several politicians, including three former Chief Ministers for "blatant violations...
India | Saurabh Gupta | Thursday December 19, 2013
In a major relief for former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, Governor K Sankaranarayanan today refused the CBI permission to prosecute him in the Adarsh Housing Society scam. The governor has however not stated any reason for his decision s...
Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 16, 2013
The former Maharashtra deputy chief minister, whose application to contest the polls was rejected by the election officer on the basis of his residential criteria, has also decided to move the court if he is not given "natural justice" over his ap...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 14, 2013
Rich tributes were paid to former Union minister Vilasrao Deshmukh on his first death anniversary across Maharashtra today. In the former Chief Minister's native village Babhalagon in Latur district, his wife Vaishali was among the thousands who paid...
Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday May 5, 2013
Reacting to reports that actor Riteish Deshmukh, son of former Maharashtra chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, is likely to go his late father's way and join politics, actor-politician Raj Babbar said it is a well thought-out decision. Hema Malini too ...
India | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 6, 2012
Just days after a White Paper on irrigation in Maharashtra practically gave a clean chit to NCP leader and former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar, sources have told NDTV that he will be sworn in tomorrow in the Maharashtra cabinet.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Sunday December 2, 2012
Arvind Kejriwal's Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) has released a "Black Paper" today in response to the White Paper on irrigation that has been prepared by the Maharashtra government. The activist-turned-politician has slammed the report which was presented to...
Cities | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday November 19, 2012
Senior Shiv Sena leader and former Maharashtra chief minister Manohar Joshi said his party wants a memorial in honour of Sena patriarch Bal Thackeray to be built at the Shivaji Park.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 30, 2012
In a veiled attack on ally Congress in Maharashtra, former deputy chief minister and NCP leader Ajit Pawar today claimed the allegations of irregularities raised against him were aimed at diverting public attention from the coal-gate scam.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 14, 2012
Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan has cancelled the Independence Day 'At Home' reception organised by him on Wednesday evening at Pune's Raj Bhavan following the death of Union Minister and former Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 14, 2012
Shah Rukh Khan on Tuesday (August 14) expressed grief over the death of Union Minister and former Maharashtra chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday August 14, 2012
Union minister and former Maharashtra CM Vilasrao Deshmukh died today, film fraternity wished strength to the late minister's family.
Tuesday August 14, 2012
The former Maharashtra chief minister dies a week after he was hospitalized in a critical condition.
India | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday August 14, 2012
Congress leader and former Maharashtra chief minister Vilasrao Deshmukh has died in a hospital in Chennai after multiple organ failure. He was moved there last week from the Breach Candy Hospital in Mumbai.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 25, 2012
In fresh trouble for former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan, his relative today told a judicial panel that he secured a flat in Adarsh society through a forged receipt showing him as living in a rented accommodation when he owned an apartment...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Monday July 9, 2012
Expressing dissatisfaction over the way Congress has treated former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan in the Adarsh scam investigation, twelve Congress MLAs and supporters of Ashok Chavan walked out of the Congress Legislative Party meet in Mum...
India | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday July 4, 2012
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today filed its chargesheet in the Adarsh housing society scam. Sources say former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan has been named in the chargesheet.
India | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Monday July 2, 2012
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, deposing in front of the two-member judicial commission, today refused to answer questions on his membership in the controversial Adarsh Society. Mr Chavan was sacked as Chief Minister in 2010 after it ...