11 Aug 2012
The condition of Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, who is undergoing treatment for serious liver ailment at a hospital here, continues to be stable on Saturday, hospital sources said.
15 Aug 2012
The body of Union Minister Vilasrao Desmukh, who died in Chennai on Tuesday, was brought to his home district in Maharashtra by a special flight on Wednesday morning, a party official said.
20 Aug 2012
Ashes of late Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh will be taken across the state to enable Congress workers to pay their respects before being immersed on August 30, Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee president Manikrao Thakre said on Monday.
15 Aug 2012
Indian Army on Wednesday paid homage to Vilasrao Deshmukh, a day after he passed away due to a liver disorder at a hospital in Chennai. Deshmukh died at the age of 67, after battling a liver disorder for several days.
14 Aug 2012
From an obscure village 'Sarpanch' to a powerful chief minister and Union minister, Vilasrao Deshmukh was a political craftsman adept at turning challenges into opportunities.
07 Aug 2012
With Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh critically ill, Overseas Indian Affairs Minister Vayalar Ravi has been given additional charge of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Ministry.
07 Jan 2016
Washington: US would continue to play a critical role in the Asia Pacific to ensure stability in the region, the Pentagon has said as China became more assertive in the South China Sea generating much heat in the region.
15 Aug 2012
Thousands of grieving supporters and family on Wednesday bade a tearful adieu to Union Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh whose mortal remains were consigned to flames at his native Babhalgaon village from where he began his political journey as an obscure sarpanch four decades ago.
02 Jan 2016
New Delhi: The condition of veteran CPI leader AB Bardhan, who is undergoing treatment at a hospital here following paralytic stroke last month, has become 'very critical', a senior party leader said today.
05 May 2013
Reacting to reports that actor Riteish Deshmukh, son of former Maharashtra Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, is likely to go his late father's way and join politics, actor-politician Raj Babbar said it is a well thought-out decision.