02 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Launching its election campaign for the Maharashtra assembly polls, the Congress on Monday attacked the NDA central government on various issues including denying power to the state and having a secret agenda to divide it.
01 Sep 2014
Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday alleged that the Central government was denying power from the central grids deliberately, and blamed the BJP-led NDA government for the power crisis in the state.
14 Aug 2014
New Delhi: In a significant move, Narayan Rane and Ashok Chavan, two known detractors of Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, were today made chairmen of the Campaign and Coordination committees respectively by the AICC in poll- bound Maharashtra.
13 Aug 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to interfere with the Delhi High Court order staying the Election Commission's show cause notice to ex-Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan seeking explanation for allegedly not giving correct expenses incurred in 2009 Assembly polls.
31 Aug 2014
Mumbai: With Congress-NCP seat-sharing talks deadlocked over the latter’s insistence on getting more seats to contest the Assembly polls, Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Sunday said he is against breaking the alliance but party workers feel the ally’s “body language is anti-Congress”.
30 Aug 2014
Jaipur: Former chief minister of Rajasthan Ashok Gehlot accused the state government of ignoring the plight of various groups and organisations who are agitating with their demands.
28 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Monday stayed the Election Commission's show cause notice to ex-Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan asking him why he should not be disqualified for failing to give his true and correct expenses incurred in 2009 Assembly polls.
14 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission has held former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan guilty of failing to give his correct poll expenses in the 2009 assembly elections and slapped a show cause notice on him, a decision that could pave the way for his disqualification as MP and bar him from contesting polls for three years.
29 Aug 2014
New Delhi: After imposing a penalty of Rs 2,545 crore on 14 carmakers for unfair trade practices, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) on Friday said it wanted to ensure that spare parts maintenance market gets less expensive for consumers.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: The paid news issue was raised in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday by a BJP member who sought immediate disqualification of any member convicted of such malpractices, days after the Election Commission slapped a notice on former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan.