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Coronavirus outbreak: Maharashtra government mulls lockdown in Pune, Pimpri

March 17, 2020 3:51 am

“I spoke to Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday about the proactive steps that need to be taken to stop coronavirus from spreading. The government might soon make a decision in this connection as it was already planning to move faster,” said Chavan.

Public servants, kin bought land at dirt cheap rates: Prithviraj Chavan

February 26, 2020 2:23 am

About 9,330 hectare land is being acquired for the Rs 50,000 crore project. While starting from Nagpur and ending at Mumbai, it is proposed to pass through eight other districts including Nashik and Thane.

Principal secy to ex-CM Prithiviraj Chavan joins Thackeray CMO

February 15, 2020 4:09 am

As per an order issued by Thackeray-led General Administration Department (GAD) Singh, a 1988-batch IAS officer, who is also the head of the transport department, will hold the charge in additional capacity till further orders.

If BJP had come back, there won’t have been any Oppn in the state, says Prithviraj Chavan

February 03, 2020 1:47 am

What the BJP is doing now is a Hindutva project aimed at 2024 elections. This is a different project, it was conceived long time back and it has to be taken as such that it is a threat to the Indian Constitution. This is leading us to a dictatorial way of governance, said Chavan.

CAA, NRC are BJP’s Hindutva project for 2024, says Prithviraj Chavan

January 28, 2020 5:34 am

“The BJP’s project is an attack on the secular fabric of the Constitution. But there is a genuine fear in the Opposition space that if you take the agenda too far (against it), there would be a backlash from the majority. This is exactly what the BJP is also banking on," said Chavan.

Prithviraj Chavan: 13 pre-Budget meetings held at PMO, FM not invited to attend any of them

January 23, 2020 7:17 am

Prithviraj Chavan said if Modi wasn’t happy with the performance of Nirmala Sitharaman, she should be replaced with a more competent person, but keeping the finance minister away from Union Budget discussions didn’t behoove well for the government’s image.

As Sena debunks his claim, Prithviraj Chavan says ‘won’t reveal names’

January 23, 2020 4:18 am

Prithviraj Chavan insisted that the “Sena did approach the Congress,” but refused to go into details.

If PM not happy with Sitharaman's performance, she should be replaced: Prithviraj Chavan

January 22, 2020 7:34 pm

"If PM Modi is not happy with Sitharaman's performance, she should be replaced with a more competent person. Keeping the Finance Minister out of Union Budget discussions doesn't augur well for the government's image," Prithviraj Chavan said.

Shiv Sena rejects Chavan's claims of coalition after 2014 polls

January 22, 2020 1:05 pm

The Sena said that its tie-up with the Congress and NCP after last year's assembly elections materialised because NCP chief Sharad Pawar did not allow "BJP's political machinations" to succeed and Congress president Sonia Gandhi did not reject the proposal for an alliance.

Prithviraj Chavan: Shiv Sena wanted to form govt with Congress, NCP in 2014

January 21, 2020 7:20 am

In 2014, all four parties, BJP, Shiv Sena, Congress and NCP had fought the state elections without any alliance.


Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly elections: Here are the big winners

October 20, 2014 3:12 pm

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

Campaigning heats up in Maharashtra

October 13, 2014 10:54 am

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

Eastern Freeway thrown open to public

June 17, 2014 9:06 am

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

Prithviraj Chavan inspects train derailment site

May 05, 2014 5:43 pm

Prithviraj Chavan surveyed the accident site with other officials.

Express Adda: Prithviraj Chavan discusses Maharashtra development

March 05, 2014 1:17 pm

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

Today in pics: February 26, 2014

February 26, 2014 5:30 pm

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

February 13, 2014 5:57 pm

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.