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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.

Ex CM Prithviraj Chavan violated rules in Lonavala land deal: Devendra Fadnavis

“The consent for the land with violations and concessions were cleared with Chavan’s signature. Now, this was the land which was later purchased by Bhatija,” Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis alleged.

Prithviraj Chavan seeks parliamentary panel probe to know 'real intention' of demonetisation

The Congress leader also claimed that the payment processing companies would keep looting the country until a payments regulatory board was formed by the government.


SRA scam: Prakash Mehta must resign, says Prithviraj Chavan

Former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan said "How could a SRA scheme meant for rehabilitation of slum dwellers be transferred to a private developer. The reason cited was that slum dwellers were not keen on housing, which is questionable."

Maharashtra woes, from farm to fork

The Rs 30,000 crore loan waiver announced by Devendra Fadnavis will only add to the state’s indebtedness and add to the chief minister’s worry lines

Tur dal crisis: Prithviraj Chavan urges PM Modi to recall 2 Maharashtra ministers on junket

Tur farmers in Maharashtra are facing a crisis due to a bumper production of the commodity and resultant low prices.

Ajit Pawar pressured me to form panel to regularise illegal structures, says Prithviraj Chavan

MNS chief Raj Thackeray too slammed the state government’s move on Saturday.

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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.