10 Aug 2012
The condition of Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, undergoing treatment for serious liver ailment at a hospital here, was stated to be stable on Friday.
04 Apr 2012
Soon after the Supreme Court made stinging observation against former Maharashtra CM and present Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh while hearing the Mumbai’s Whistling Woods land allotment case, the BJP on Wednesday launched scathing attacks on Deshmukh and demanded his immediate resignation from the Union Cabinet.
26 Jun 2012
Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh on Tuesday deposed before the two-member judicial panel set up by the Maharashtra government to go into the Adarsh housing society scam. Deshmukh, Union Minister of Science and Technology, was the state's Chief Minister when crucial clearances were given to the controversial society, allegedly in violation of environmental and other norms.
26 Apr 2012
India is expected to receive normal monsoon for the third consecutive year, Earth Sciences Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh announced here on Thursday. The June-September rainfall is expected to be 99 percent of the long-term average, Deshmukh told a press conference here.
02 Jul 2012
Former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan, named an accused in the Adarsh housing society scam, on Monday continued pointing fingers at his predecessor and Union minister Vilasrao Deshmukh for decisions taken while allotting land to the controversial housing society.
14 Aug 2012
National flag on Tuesday flew at half mast in Delhi and in all state capitals as a mark of respect to Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh who died in Chennai hospital.
07 Sep 2011
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) plans to examine Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh in Mumbai's Adarsh Housing Society scandal, an official said on Tuesday.
30 Jun 2012
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on Saturday deposed before the inquiry commission set up by the state Government to go into the Adarsh housing society scam.
24 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Buoyed by the recent surveys, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is trying its best to somehow reach the magic figure of 272 seats in the upcoming general elections. For this, the party is increasing its base amongst Dalits by approaching towards Ram Vilas Paswan led Lok Janshakti Party in Bihar and bringing into Dalit leader Udit Raj-led Indian Justice Party from Uttar Pradesh its fold.
21 Aug 2012
Vayalar Ravi on Tuesday became the fifth person to assume charge as Minister for Science and Technology in three years since UPA returned to power in 2009.