Assembly | NDTV.com | Monday October 20, 2014
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan tells NDTV that he takes full responsibility for the Congress' defeat in the Assembly elections.
Assembly | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with inputs from PTI) | Monday October 20, 2014
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, who is facing perhaps the toughest test of his political career, is closer to Delhi than to Mumbai.
Assembly | Press Trust of India | Friday October 17, 2014
Amid unease over reported remarks of Prithviraj Chavan about his predecessors and the Adarsh Society scam, the Congress today downplayed the issue, saying that the former Maharashtra Chief Minister has already given an explanation.
India | Written by Ketki Angre | Thursday October 2, 2014
In Maharashtra, with less than 15 days to go before the Assembly polls begin, the war of words between leaders of rival parties is heating up.
India | Ketki Angre | Wednesday October 1, 2014
Former Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan today blamed his party's split with Sharad Pawar's Nationalist Congress Party or the NCP on what he called the latter's "demonic aspirations and lust for power."
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 1, 2014
The Delhi High Court today issued notice to former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on a plea against its single bench decision setting aside the Election Commission's order holding him guilty of filing incorrect expenses for the 2009 Assembly...
Monday September 29, 2014
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India | Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Sunday September 28, 2014
President's Rule was imposed in Maharashtra today - three days after the Nationalist Congress Part, or NCP, formally ended its ties with the Congress, reducing the Prithviraj Chavan government to a minority.
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Saturday September 27, 2014
Prithviraj Chavan's resignation as Maharashtra chief minister has been accepted by Governor CV Rao, an official said today.
India | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 27, 2014
After parting ways with the NCP, Congress has released its second list of 143 candidates for the October 15 Maharashtra Assembly polls that includes senior leader Shivajirao Moghe and other top leaders in the state.
Cheat Sheet | Tejas Mehta | Friday September 26, 2014
The Congress' Prithviraj Chavan has resigned as Maharashtra chief minister after his government was reduced to a minority with the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) withdrawing support last evening. President's Rule is expected to be imposed in the st...
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Sreenivasan Jain, Ketki Angre | Friday September 26, 2014
It's the morning after it said good-bye to the Shiv Sena, and an unshackled BJP is reportedly ready to announce its first list of 190 candidates for the Maharashtra elections to be held on October 15. Sources said the party will contest about 250 of ...
India | Reported by Ketki Angre | Friday September 26, 2014
As two old alliances came apart over seat-sharing on one dramatic Thursday in Maharashtra, the state's chief minister Prithviraj Chavan of the Congress questioned the timing.
India | Ketki Angre | Thursday September 25, 2014
Before midnight on Wednesday, as the new NCP ultimatum on seat sharing was about to expire, its ally Congress declared a list of 118 candidates for the Maharashtra elections.
India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 23, 2014
Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan today attacked the Narendra Modi government over growing tension on the Indo-China border, asking whether absence of a full-time defence minister is the "cause" behind such incidents.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 24, 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 | Wednesday September 24, 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.