Wednesday November 27, 2013
Prithviraj Chavan, chief minister of Maharashtra, the biggest sugar producing state, announced the creation of the committee to reporters late on Tuesday, adding it would issue a report in a week.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 26, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and Home Minister RR Patil today paid tributes to martyrs at a Police Memorial in Mumbai on the fifth anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks.
India | Written by Ketki Angre | Thursday November 14, 2013
The Centre has cleared two new airports in Pune and Nagpur following Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's meeting with Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan in New Delhi today.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday November 11, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, who completed three years in office today, was felicitated by the state Congress unit in Maharashtra.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday November 1, 2013
Taking on Narendra Modi over his remarks that Sardar Patel should have been India's first prime minister, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today said BJP's PM nominee was "reanalysing history" for politics.
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 | Written by Miloni Bhatt | Monday October 14, 2013
Will Maharashtra's Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan save the home of those living in the illegal Campa Cola buildings in Worli? Residents of 102 flats that face the demolitions certainly hope he will.
Cities | Edited by Samira Shaikh | Monday October 14, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan has assured the residents of an illegal high-rise in Mumbai that he will seek legal opinion on Supreme Court's order to demolish the building next month.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday October 13, 2013
India needs a "strong" prime minister, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray declared on Sunday, reiterating his party's support to Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 19, 2013
The Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI gave a clean chit today to Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde in the Adarsh Housing Society scam. The agency informed the Bombay High Court that there is no evidence to suggest Mr Shinde during his tenure as ...
India | Tejas Mehta | Monday September 16, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today joined a select group of Indian politicians like Sharad Pawar, Arun Jaitley, Rajiv Shukla, late Vilasrao Deshmukh, Farooq Abdullah and Manohar Joshi who also doubled as leading cricket administrators...
Press Trust of India | Monday September 16, 2013
If everything goes according to indications available till now, Chavan may be pitted against NCP chief Sharad Pawar, who too has expressed willingness to throw his hat in the ring.
India | Edited by Diana George | Wednesday September 11, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan was in an unforgiving mood today. A day after his ally, Nationalist Congress Party chief Sharad Pawar, criticised him over the alleged delay in clearing files, Mr Chavan today said his government's priorit...
India | Edited by Diana George | Sunday September 8, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today unveiled a host of measures to tackle the grim economic scenario in the state, while warning against a fractured mandate in the Lok Sabha elections, which, he said, will impact India's growth story.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 27, 2013
Days after Maharashtra promulgated the anti-black magic and superstition ordinance, Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah today said his government too will enact a law against practitioners of black magic, blind faith and superstition.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Monday August 26, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan yesterday said he had requested noted criminal lawyer Ujjwal Nikam to appear as public prosecutor in the gang-rape case of a photojournalist in Mumbai.
Cities | Reported by Rashmi Rajput; Edited by Mala Das | Monday August 26, 2013
Salim Ansari, the main accused in the brutal gang-rape of a young Mumbai photojournalist last week, will be produced in a city court today. He is the fifth and last man to be arrested in the case, which Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chawan ha...
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 25, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today said police had got some clues regarding the murder of eminent rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar, but the investigation had not yet led to any arrests.
Cities | Press Trust of India | Friday August 23, 2013
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today visited the Jaslok Hospital in Mumbai, where the photojournalist who was allegedly gang-raped yesterday, is undergoing treatment, and met her family members, official sources said.
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Wednesday August 21, 2013
The Congress in Maharashtra has unveiled 'Vision 2014', the party's plan for fighting the upcoming Lok Sabha elections in the state. At an event held in Mumbai, Congress leaders exhorted party workers to present a united front and remove infighting s...