03 Mar 2015
Mumbai: The newly appointed chief of Maharashtra Congress, Ashok Chavan, said his party did not oppose any government decision for political reasons, and would continue to play the role of constructive Opposition in future.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: In a major reshuffle ahead of possible elevation of Rahul Gandhi as party president at the AICC session next month, Congress on Monday appointed five new PCC chiefs and one regional Congress Committee President.
02 Mar 2015
New Delhi: India's total carbon emission rose from 15.39 million tonnes in 2012 to 15.63 million tonnes in 2013, marking an increase of 1.57 percent, government told the Lok Sabha on Monday but underlined that developing countries have no legal binding on reducing carbon emissions.
01 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi's team will comprise a blend of youth and experience, a senior Congress leader said on Sunday dismissing as "unnecessary controversy" the projection that the young leader will give marching orders to seniors after becoming the party chief. New Delhi: Rahul Gandhi's team will comprise a blend of youth and experience, a senior Congress leader said on Sunday dismissing as "unnecessary controversy" the projection that the young leader will give marching orders to seniors after becoming the party chief.
19 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan blamed the state leadership for the drubbing received by Congress in the Assembly polls and dismissed the notion of any 'Modi wave'.
24 Feb 2015
New Delhi: The government plans to set up an expert panel to find ways to improve Air India's performance but presently no proposal is being considered for its privatisation, Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati said on Tuesday.
19 Nov 2014
Mumbai: In a setback for Maharashtra's former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, the Bombay High Court on Wednesday turned down a CBI plea to drop his name as an accused in the Adarsh scam, paving the way for his trial.
01 Oct 2014
Mumbai: Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Wednesday claimed that the Centre imposed President's rule in the state even after the Governor had asked him to continue as caretaker Chief Minister.
14 Nov 2014
Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Wednesday cancelled the previous Ashok Chavan government's decision of providing 16 percent reservation to Muslims and Marathas in public service and educational institutions.
03 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Staunchly opposing the demand for a separate state for the Vidarbha region, the Shiv Sena of Wednesday said it will not allow division of Maharashtra, even if it is sought by its alliance partner BJP or any other party.