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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.

Prithviraj Chavan ‘opts’ out of Cabinet, says needs to make space for younger leaders

December 31, 2019 6:22 am

Congress leaders say two former chief ministers under ‘inexperienced’ CM Uddhav Thackeray would have looked odd.

Maharashtra: Congress will make every effort to keep BJP out of power, says Prithviraj Chavan

November 06, 2019 11:05 am

“As of now, we can’t comment on whether we will support the Sena. But yes, our stand regarding stopping the BJP from coming to power is quite clear,” Congress state president Balasaheb Thorat said.

Congress today appears to be weak... can a new leader revive it is a million dollar question: Prithviraj Chavan

October 12, 2019 10:41 am

Former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan, the only senior Congress leader who has kept the party flag fluttering in western Maharashtra, speaks to The Indian Express about the recent defections in the party and how he plans to retain his Karad South seat.

Maharashtra assembly polls: Congress releases second list of candidates

October 02, 2019 12:30 am

The party had on Sunday released its first list of 51 candidates, fielding ex-chief minister Ashok Chavan from the Bhokar constituency and state party chief Vijay, alias Balasaheb Thorat, from Sangamner.

BJP misusing power to establish one-party rule: Prithviraj Chavan

September 11, 2019 2:34 am

Congress demands slashing of GST rates for struggling automobile, construction sectors.


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.