14 Aug 2012
President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday paid rich tributes to late Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh describing him as a "towering" leader who was always in touch with the grassroots of society".
12 Aug 2012
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday 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.
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.
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.
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.
05 Mar 2014
New Delhi: The Election Commission of India has sought ‘active cooperation’ of media houses and journalists to deal with the menace of paid news during the general elections.
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.
27 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Voicing concern over the practice of ‘paid news’ by some publications, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday said that there was a need for a ‘self-correcting mechanism’ to check such aberrations.