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Adarsh scam: Supreme Court stays proceedings against former Maharashtra CM Ashok Chavan

Chavan had quit as CM in November 2010 over graft charges in connection with the Adarsh case. The court will hear the matter next on March 13.

Relief for Ashok Chavan as Bombay HC rejects Governor's prosecution order in Adarsh scam

The court was hearing a petition filed by Chavan challenging the decision of Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao granting sanction to the CBI to prosecute him in the case. The bench had earlier made Rao a respondent in the matter.

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What is the Adarsh scam? 

Adash Housing Society was built in Colaba in South Mumbai for 1999 Kargil war heroes and war widows.

Adarsh housing scam: Nod to CBI to prosecute me politically motivated, alleges Ashok Chavan

Additional Solicitor General Anil Singh today made a submission asking Chavan to delete the name of Rao as respondent in the petition and said the administrative order passed by the governor is being challenged and the petition can be heard on merits.

Adarsh scam: Cong seeks probe into role of ex-military officials

Congress leader Manish Tewari said that the Defence Ministry’s inquiry report in the scam has been “exceptionally critical” of the role of former Army chief Gen N C Vij, who is the Vivekananda International Foundation (VIF) director, and some other retired personnel.

Adarsh scam: Inform lower court not to proceed, Bombay HC directs CBI

The court was hearing a petition filed by former chief minister Ashok Chavan, challenging a decision of Maharashtra Governor C Vidyasagar Rao granting sanction to the CBI to prosecute him in the Adarsh housing society scam.

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Who’s who in the CBI and Enforcement Directorate probe net

The Indian Express looks at prominent leaders currently under investigation by CBI and ED, not counting cases that have already been committed to trial.

BJP demands FIR against guilty before probing Adarsh scam further

Welcoming the Bombay High Court's order in the Adarsh Society scam, Mumbai BJP chief Ashish Shelar Saturday demanded that Maharashtra government should lodge an FIR in the case.

The Adarsh scam: Mumbai's tower of shame

How a building meant to be six-storey high morphed into a 31-storey tower.

Demolish Adarsh, punish babus and politicians, says Bombay High Court

The Bombay High Court also ordered an inquiry against politicians, ministers and officers who were involved in the scam.

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