India | Press Trust of India | Monday September 22, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today snubbed NCP over an "ultimatum" given by party leader Praful Patel on its demand to contest 144 seats in October 15 Assembly elections, saying that such discussions are not held through press confere...
India | Written by Sreenivasan Jain | Friday September 19, 2014
Ahead of the Maharashtra elections, the Shiv Sena-BJP alliance has made headlines for an imminent crisis. But Prithviraj Chavan, Chief Minister of Maharashtra and from the Congress party, told NDTV that the Congress-NCP alliance is also not resolved....
India | Agencies | Monday September 15, 2014
A furious Shiv Sena has lashed out at Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan - who reportedly questioned Uddhav Thackeray's experience in running a government - and said his "mental condition is unstable like a patient in ICU."
Saturday September 13, 2014
Ahead of the Maharashtra Assembly polls scheduled for October 15, the Rs 23,136-crore Colaba-Seepz Metro project, which is the single largest infra investment in the megapolis to date, got off to a flying start with nine out of the 14 bidders clearin...
Cities | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 11, 2014
In a defiant move similar to her predecessor, newly-elected Mumbai Mayor Snehal Ambekar has refused to remove the red beacon light on her official car.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 9, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday announced an aid of Rs 10 crore from the chief minister's relief fund for the rescue and relief of Jammu and Kashmir flood victims.
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Monday September 8, 2014
The war of words between Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal and Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan continues with both attacking each other over the prevailing power crisis.
India | Saurabh Gupta | Tuesday September 2, 2014
The rains may have played spoilsport as the Congress launched its assembly polls campaign in Maharashtra but the party has cleverly touched upon an issue on which the BJP and the Shiv Sena have opposite views.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday August 30, 2014
C.V. Rao was on Saturday sworn in as governor of Maharashtra at a function in Raj Bhavan in Mumbai.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 24, 2014
Maintaining that his being heckled at an event in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi was "pre-planned at a high level", Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday said that he will not attend such functions in the future till ...
India | Written by Saurabh Gupta | Friday August 22, 2014
After the booing, the Pune Metro seems to be the latest friction point between Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan and the Centre.
India | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Friday August 22, 2014
The Congress has found an unexpected ally in its battle against booing: The ruling Akali Dal of Punjab, which also happens to be a key ally of the BJP.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday August 21, 2014
When the Prime Minister inaugurated a mega project today, a 30-kilometre metro rail for Nagpur, Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan was missing.
India | Reported by Manish Kumar, Edited by Mala Das | Thursday August 21, 2014
Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren today joined the list of Chief Ministers who have been booed at events where they co-starred with the Prime Minister.
India | Reported by Tejas Mehta; Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Thursday August 21, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan will skip a function today to inaugurate the Nagpur metro, which Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be attending.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 19, 2014
Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray has come out in support of Mohan Bhagwat, the chief of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh or the RSS, for his comments that Hindutva is the identity of India.
India | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Tuesday August 5, 2014
Mr Rane said today he'll fight to ensure the Congress party wins the elections in Maharashtra.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Saturday August 2, 2014
Rescuers have dug out 29 more bodies since last night from the mud and debris following a massive landslide at a village near Pune in Maharashtra that has claimed 77 lives so far.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday August 1, 2014
Maharashtra's 36th district Palghar was carved out of India's most populous district Thane today.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from agencies) | Thursday July 31, 2014
At least 41 people have been killed and over 150 are feared buried after a landslide hit a village, nearly 120 kilometres from Pune in Maharashtra. Rescue workers anticipate that the number of dead will rise.