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Time for people to vote out BJP govt in Maharashtra: Ashok Chavan

Addressing a Banjara community rally in Solapur district, around 350km from here, the former chief minister said the Fadnavis government has "failed" to solve the problems being faced by farmers.

Maharashtra Assembly polls nearing, most Cong big guns may opt out of Lok Sabha race

This was evident at a meeting held between AICC representatives and senior state Congress leaders in a south Mumbai hotel where probable candidates were shortlisted on Thursday.


No alliance with AIMIM, MNS at any level, says Ashok Chavan

Chavan said the state unit has recommended to the party high command names of possible candidates for the Lok Sabha elections, but the candidature would be declared on elective merit.

Ashok Chavan asks Fadnavis to apologise for 'dog' barb at Opposition

Chavan also asked Fadnavis to apologise to the people of the state over his remark. Fadnavis had on Sunday said none of the opposition leaders, who have come together against the BJP, has a national stature.

Ultimately we have only one face across country... Rahul Gandhi: Congress leader Ashok Chavan

Ashok Chavan is hopeful of finalising alliances soon, claims Priyanka’s entry will have national impact, says Congress has no problem fielding Muslim candidates, ‘if winnable’, tackles the Adarsh scam cloud over him, and clarifies Congress stand on Sanatan Sanstha

Grand alliance in Maharashtra to be finalised in a week, says Ashok Chavan

Chavan, who is spearheading the Congress’ bid to upstage the BJP in the state, was speaking at The Indian Express Idea Exchange on Monday.


Mumbai: Talks between Congress and BBM hit a deadlock

In a public rally organised by the VBA in Amravati on Sunday, Ambedkar also took a dig at Congress leaders in the state. “The Congress is a party of dishonest leaders. There is no saying when they will ditch you,” he said.

Maharashtra: For paddy farmers, Congress seeks bonus of Rs 800 per quintal

Congress state president Ashok Chavan raised the demand during a party rally in Vidarbha’s Gondia, which has a sizeable paddy farming population.

BJP raked up temple issue as it failed to bring development: Ashok Chavan

Targeting the BJP-led central government over the controversial Rafale jet deal, the senior Congress leader said the issue would not fade and that the 'truth will come out'.

BJP's wrong policies led to severe farm crisis in Maharashtra: Ashok Chavan

The former Maharashtra chief minister added that the Congress was very clear that loan waiver was a short-term proposal, which needed to be implemented if required.