Yashwantrao Chavan

  • Sharad Pawar releases book on Yashwantrao Chavan April 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar on Sunday remembered Maharashtra's first chief minister and veteran Congress leader Yashwantrao Chavan as a visionary economist who had the ability to explain the finer points of economics to the common man in simple language. "Chavan viewed that inflation was a sign of growing...
  • Maha govt recommends Bharat Ratna for Sachin April 5, 2012

    New Delhi: The Maharashtra government has recommended cricketer Sachin Tendulkar's name for the country's highest civilian honour, the Bharat Ratna. Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan made the announcement in the Assembly on Wednesday. "We felicitated both players from the state after the World Cup. From that time plans were on...