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Chavan expresses grief over Mumbai plane crash

Jun 28 2018

Maharashtra Congress president Ashok Chavan today expressed grief over the death of five people after a chartered plane crashed in suburban Ghatkopar.

Cong seeks govt help for patent to Khobragade's rice varieties

Jun 14 2018

Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan today urged the state government to help the family of late rice innovator Dadaji Khobragade to get the nine varietes of paddy developed by him patented.

Gang war-like situation in Palghar: Congress

May 26 2018

Maharashtra Congress chief Ashok Chavan today said a gang war-like situation is prevailing in Palghar, where a Lok Sabha by-poll is scheduled for May 28.

People's power will defeat BJP's money power: Chavan

May 24 2018

Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Ashok Chavan today said the people's power would defeat the "BJP's money power" in the Palghar Lok Sabha by-election.

Karnataka Governor acting under Centre's pressure: Chavan

May 18 2018

Karnataka Governor Vajubhai Vala's decision to invite BJP leader B S Yeddyurappa to form the govt shows that he is acting under the Modi-led central govt's pressure, Congress leader Ashok Chavan said.

Frustrated BJP distorting history to hide black past: Chavan

Feb 13 2018

Chavan accused BJP of attempting to wipe out the country's tallest leaders from history to hide its own "black past".

Expeditious hearing of cases involving politicians start with SC

Jan 11 2018

The Supreme Court said the expeditious hearing of cases involving lawmakers and politicians should start with the top court itself.

Fadnavis should resign over Bhima-Koregaon incident: Chavan

Jan 06 2018

Chavan said that all leaders of the Congress in the state were unanimous that the violence was a failure of the state machinery.

Bombay HC strikes down governor's sanction to prosecute Chavan

Dec 22 2017

The Bombay High Court struck down the sanction accorded by Maharashtra Governor C.V. Rao to prosecute former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in the Adarsh Society scam.

Maharashtra minister apologises for 'sexist' remark

Nov 06 2017

Under fire for his 'sexist' remark that liquor brands be named after women, Girish Mahajan apologised, saying he had no intentions to hurt women's sentiments.

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