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Former Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan raises questions over gains from airstrikes

“Nobody’s questioning the patriotism and competence of our armed forces. We complement them. But the question being raised is, what did we achieve through the air strikes. Were we able to destroy the network of terror? I don’t think so. No answer has come,” he said.

Prithviraj Chavan: ‘Difficult for us to continue as Congress if Modi is PM again’

There is no way that Narendra Modi can become the PM in 2019. says Prithviraj Chavan.


BJP’s claims of corruption against Congress and NCP leaders baseless: Prithviraj Chavan

“The BJP has been ruling in Maharashtra for the last four and-a-half years. It has also completed five years at the Centre. If they wanted to take action against leaders of the Congress and NCP, then they would have done that," Chavan said.

To ensure local leaders get along and campaign together, Chavan and Pawar hold joint meeting

Chavan, however, claimed that leaders of both parties have been able to put their differences at the local level aside and decide to campaign for the alliance candidate.

Prithviraj Chavan refuses to rule out outside candidate for Pune Lok Sabha seat

There has been speculation that Pravin Gaikwad, Maratha leader who was associated with Sambhaji Brigade and Peasants and Workers Party, will be the Congress candidate from Pune as he has been meeting senior Congress leaders in Delhi and Mumbai.

PM’s Rafale remarks ‘shameful’, should apologise: Chavan

The international media was raising doubts on the claims made by the Indian government on the success of air strike, Chavan said.


Congress targets Devendra Fadnavis over state’s ‘poor’ startup ranking, BJP hits back

Mounting the attack for the Congress, former CM Prithviraj Chavan too targeted Fadnavis over the report. “The Centre itself has exposed how the state government’s claim of Maharashtra being the startup capital is nothing but bluster,” he said.

Congress slams Maharashtra government over 'delay' in declaring drought

Prithviraj Chavan, who had served as the chief minister between November 2010 to September 2014, said the declaration of Kharif drought should be done by October 30 and that of Rabi drought by March 31.

BJP govt turning Aadhaar into surveillance tool: Prithviraj Chavan

The senior Congress leader also alleged that in 2016 the Unique Identification Authority of India asked global tech companies to embed Aadhaar encryption into their technology.

Maharashtra: Govt not handling Maratha quota demand ‘honestly’, says former CM Prithviraj Chavan

Expressing doubts about Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis’s claim about giving reservation to the Dhangar community within seven days, Prithviraj Chavan asked if such a move was possible.

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Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections: Here are the big winners

Here are the big winners from the recently held Maharashtra and Haryana assembly polls 2014.

Campaigning heats up in Maharashtra

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Maharashtra's ex CM Prithviraj Chavan and others were see addressing rallies in Mumbai.


Eastern Freeway thrown open to public

The 16.4 km-long Eastern Freeway became operational from Monday.

Prithviraj Chavan inspects train derailment site

Prithviraj Chavan surveyed the accident site with other officials.

Express Adda: Prithviraj Chavan discusses Maharashtra development

Prithviraj Chavan shared thoughts on Maharashtra development, Mumbai Metro, among other things.

Today in pics: February 26, 2014

Coming full circle, Ram Vilas Paswan's LJP, which left NDA in 2002, is all set to align with BJP .


Toll collection row: Raj Thackeray meets Maharashtra Chief Minister, warns of havoc at house

A day after his party's uncharacteristically peaceful agitation against toll plazas in Maharashtra, MNS chief Raj Thackeray was on Thursday (February 13) back in his element, warning of "wreaking havoc" at houses of toll contractors who use force to collect the levy.