PRITHVIRAJ CHAUHAN

  • Maharashtra CM urges measures to implement MNREGA initiatives January 13, 2014

    Aurangabad: Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday asked the village functionaries to take all measures for effective implementation of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act in rural areas. He was speaking at the meeting of village functionaries from Aurangabad and Jalna districts. He said that the prime intention behind...
  • Thackeray memorial: Shiv Sena guards Shivaji Park November 27, 2012

    Mumbai: As the controversy over late Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray's memorial rages on, a large number of Shiv Sainiks are guarding the place in Shivaji Park where the leader was cremated. Shiv Sainiks have also put up barricades at the cremation ground. On the other hand the Maharashtra government...
  • Exbabus in Adarsh scam have refused to resign January 2, 2011

    Mumbai: The two bureaucrats named in the Adarsh housing scam have refused to quit. They have told the Maharashtra Chief Minsiter, Prithviraj Chauhan, that there is no evidence of wrong doing against them. Ramanand Tiwari and Subash Lalla both refused to quit even after being asked to do so. Ramamand Tiwari...
  • Govt promises strict action on 'radiation leak' May 1, 2010

    New Delhi: The government is finally sitting up and promising strict action on the radiation leak in Delhi which has been termed as the worst disaster in four years by the United Nations. Union Minister of State for Science and Technology Prithviraj Chavan says the government is looking into the...
  • Maharashtra Deputy CM RR Patil resigns December 1, 2008

    New Delhi: A day after Union Home Minister Shivraj Patil stepped down from his position, Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister RR Patil on Monday quit after National Congress Party (NCP) and Union Agriculture Minister Chief Sharad Pawar asked him to tender his resignation. Patil was under tremendous pressure to resign after he...
  • Pardesi, Nargis' Russia connection May 14, 2007

    Pune: Russia's love for Indian cinema became evident when Raj Kapoor's Mera Naam Joker became a big hit in the country. But Russia's first bond with Indian cinema was formed way back 1957, when Russian and Indian producers, came together to make a great piece of art. Pardesi, starring stalwarts...