11 May 2015
New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his government on Monday came under attack in Lok Sabha over the move against 'defamatory news', with BJP saying it was a reminder of the Emergency.
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.
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.
13 Aug 2012
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi asked officials from the health department to offer medical help to union minister and senior Congress leader Vilasrao Deshmukh who is undergoing treatment for a serious liver ailment at a hospital in Chennai.
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.
31 Oct 2011
Another Union Minister from Maharashtra, Vilasrao Deshmukh, has been questioned by the CBI in connection with the multi-crore rupees Adarsh Housing scam, as he had dealt with files pertaining to the society during his tenure as Chief Minister of the state.
26 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday condemned the ‘communal polarization’ around the Ayodhya dispute and urged the people to reject attempts to mix religion with politics.
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.
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.