Ramanand Tiwari

  • Deshmukh blamed for Adarsh Housing Society 20-05-2011 10:47 AM

    Mumbai: Pinning the blame on former Maharashtra Chief Minister Vilasrao Deshmukh, suspended State Information Commissioner and Adarsh Housing Society scam accused Ramanand Tiwari has told the judicial panel, probing the case that it was Deshmukh who had approved all proposals pertaining to the high rise in South Mumbai. Tiwari, in...
  • Ramanand Tiwari suspended over Adarsh scam 20-01-2011 11:12 PM

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Governor on Thursday suspended state Information Commissioner Ramanand Tiwari over alleged involvement in the adarsh society scam. Tiwari so far has been refusing to quit despite being asked to do so by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan. The government had asked Tiwari to quit the post on moral...
  • Adarsh scam: Maha info chief's case sent to SC 18-01-2011 02:37 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Governor K Shankarnarayanan has referred the case of state Information Commissioner Ramanand Tiwari, whose name came up in the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam, for removal to the Supreme Court. The Governor referred the case to the Supreme Court on Tuesday under Section 17(1) of Right to Information...
  • Adarsh scam: Maha information chief faces axe 11-01-2011 01:08 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra governor on Tuesday received a formal request from the state government recommending him to make a reference to the Supreme Court for the removal of state's Information Commissioner Ramanand Tiwari. Tiwari will not attend office till the inquiry into Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam concludes. Maharashtra Chief Minister...
  • Adarsh scam: Maha info chief submits leave plea 05-01-2011 12:29 PM

    Mumbai: Maharashtra Information Commissioner Ramanand Tiwari, whose son owns a flat in the controversial Adarsh Housing Society here, has submitted his leave application to the Governor, amid demand by the opposition for his ouster. "Tiwari had submitted leave application to the Governor, who is yet to take any decision on...
  • Adarsh scam: human rights panel chief quits 03-01-2011 12:47 PM

    Mumbai: Former secretary to Maharashtra chief minister, Subhash Lalla, has resigned from his current post of state human rights commission chief following allegations of his involvement in the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam. Lalla had earlier refused to quit when asked by Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan. Lalla was secretary to...
  • Ex-babus in Adarsh scam have refused to resign 02-01-2011 01:19 PM

    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....