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Prithviraj Chavan

Cooperatives a state subject, says Congress

Several Opposition leaders feel that the move is to hijack the cooperative movement that currently falls under the state governments

11 Jul 2021 7:48 AM

Prithviraj Chavan questions ICMR plans for vaccine by Aug 15

To support his claims, Chavan referred to article in New York Times saying “Can a vaccine for Covid-19 be developed in record time?”

05 Jul 2020 11:44 AM

Current BJP’s mantra is ‘my way or the highway’

After a prolonged run of bad luck, finally, there is some hope for former Maharashtra chief minister Prithviraj Chavan.

27 Jan 2020 1:43 AM

Vijay Wadettiwar misses special assembly session too

On Tuesday, too, Mr Wadettiwar skipped his first meeting after the expansion of the Thackeray Cabinet.

09 Jan 2020 1:15 AM

Rape convict should be mercilessly punished: Bombay HC

The victim’s friend, who was looking for her to play with, found her in the convict’s house and informed a woman residing in the neighbourhood.

24 Dec 2019 1:57 AM


'NCP-Cong, pre-poll allies support idea of forming govt with Sena': NCP's Jayant Patil

Congress and NCP's pre-poll allies include Peasants and Workers Party, Samajwadi Party and Swabhimani Paksha.

22 Nov 2019 2:58 PM

Complete unanimity between Congress-NCP, will meet Sena tomorrow: Prithviraj Chavan

The Congress and NCP leaders had held a marathon meeting on Wednesday to thrash out details of their alliance.

21 Nov 2019 5:10 PM

‘Sena, NCP, Congress govt in Maharashtra by December’

The government formation, however, may take place only after Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray meets Congress president Sonia Gandhi.

21 Nov 2019 2:19 AM

Will provide Maharashtra a stable govt: Prithviraj Chavan after Cong-NCP meet

A senior NCP leader said the govt is likely to be formed before the first phase of the Jharkhand polls scheduled on Nov 30.

20 Nov 2019 11:58 PM

'Talks for govt formation at preliminary stage,' says Congress' Prithviraj Chavan

Cong leaders met Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray at a suburban hotel on Wednesday.

14 Nov 2019 1:20 PM


NCP, Congress name joint panel to prepare CMP

Farmers, education, poverty are key issues for CMP.

14 Nov 2019 3:08 AM

Will consider backing Shiv Sena: Congress

There is an intense struggle going on between the Sena and BJP for the CM’s post after the polls.

01 Nov 2019 2:39 AM

‘BJP wants to finish Opposition parties by inducement, coercion, prosecution’

Huge money is being spent to destroy Opposition leaders or woo the strong leaders into their fold, says Chavan.

06 Oct 2019 5:57 AM

Maharashtra Assembly polls: Congress clears 104 names

In 288 member assembly, the Congress and NCP would contest on 125 seats each.

20 Sep 2019 10:51 AM

Prithviraj Chavan slams govt on economy

Chavan attacked the chief minister for not doing enough to attract investments into the state.

11 Sep 2019 3:01 AM


Next LoP from VBA, claims CM Fadnavis

Mr Fadnavis said, “The Congress-NCP, which had labelled the VBA as BJP’s ‘B-Team’, has itself becoming the ‘B-Team’.

01 Sep 2019 2:20 AM

Misleading data' on farmer's crisis, economic survey: Former CM on Maharashtra Budget

NCP leader and former deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar said the government 'juggled' with Maharashtra's Economic Survey data.

18 Jun 2019 5:50 PM

BJP ‘scams’ will be probed: Prithviraj Chavan

Chavan alleged that Modi is politicising and seeking votes on the martyrdom of jawans who died in the Pulwama attack.

22 Apr 2019 2:13 AM

Modi government 'most corrupt' in history of India: Prithviraj Chavan

The former Maharashtra chief minister said in 2014, PM Modi had promised a corruption-free government.

13 Apr 2019 6:41 PM

Ajit Doval 'pressured' govt to increase price of Rafale: Prithviraj Chavan

'NSA Ajit Doval pressured the government to increase the price of aircraft by 3.2 billion,' Chavan said.

02 Apr 2019 9:26 AM