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.
16 Dec 2013
Mumbai: Actor couple Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza on Saturday asked the youth to give suggestions that will be incorporated in the Congress Party's manifesto for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
10 Feb 2012
Claiming himself to be innocent in the Mumbai’s Adarsh Housing society scam, Union Science and Technology Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh has once again caught himself on a sticky wicket. The Bombay High court on Thursday said that Deshmukh has misused his post as the chief minister of the state by illegally allotting twenty acres of land to film producer Subhash Ghai at Film City in Mumbai’s Goregaon. The Court has ordered Ghai to return the allotted land to the government. However Ghai has vowed to challenge the Court’s order.
27 Sep 2013
Washington: The US Senate has unanimously passed a resolution welcoming Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to the US and underlined that enhanced economic, defence and security ties with India is critical to improve bilateral relations.
30 Nov 2013
New Delhi: For the first time, the Delhi Chief Electoral Office will keep a "live watch" on 630 critical booths through web-casting to deter people from indulging in any nuisance on the polling day.
17 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Teen actor Sahil Deshmukh, who essayed young Akbar in "Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap", has quit the show after he was diagnosed with lymphoid leukemia. His mother Reshma said that he is upset about it.
23 May 2012
The judicial panel probing the Adarsh Housing Society scam on Wednesday summoned two former chief ministers of Maharashtra to appear before it next month. While Vilasrao Deshmukh has been asked to appear before the panel June 21 and 22, Sushilkumar Shinde has been summoned June 25 and 26.
22 Oct 2013
Greater Noida: McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh says the next few years will be "critical" to the Indian Grand Prix establishing the event on the Formula 1 calendar.
16 Sep 2013
New Delhi: Political parties were critical of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to communal riots-hit areas of Muzaffarnagar on Monday, with BJP saying such "secular tourism" would not help and BSP terming it as a "drama".
05 Jun 2012
The CBI probing the Adarsh housing society scam has informed the Bombay High Court that it is thoroughly investigating the allegations made against Union Ministers Vilasrao Deshmukh and Sushil Kumar Shinde by a social activist based on the report of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG).