Chaggan Bhujbal

  • India gears up for F1 of cycling November 22, 2012

    New Delhi: India's biggest cycling carnival is all set to witness 80 international and 30 domestic cyclists during the Tour De India to be held in three cities -- Mumbai on December 2, followed by Srinagar on December 4 before concluding in Greater Noida on December 9. In its first...
  • Bhujbal faces fresh charges in another land scam October 14, 2012

    Mumbai: Already under investigation by the states anti-corruption bureau in the multi-crore Maharshtra sadan scam, PWD Minister Chhagan Bhujbal now faces fresh charges. The opposition now alleges that Bhujbal received kickbacks from realty firms for favourably awarding PWD contracts. These kickbacks were routed through companies owned by Bhujbal's family to...
  • Maha Assembly adjourned twice on Sadan issue July 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The Maharashtra Assembly was on Monday adjourned twice over the controversy surrounding the new Maharashtra Sadan, currently under construction in the national capital. CNN-IBN had reported last week how sub-contracts were awarded to the relatives of Public Works Department (PWD) Minister Chaggan Bhujbal in return for the contract to...
  • M'rashtra Sadan 'incomplete', inauguration cancelled July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: The inauguration of the Maharashtra Sadan in the national capital was cancelled on Friday after Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit directed the PWD Ministry to first complete the work. The inauguration of the new building was slated for Saturday. Meanwhile, reports have emerged of a possible scam involving PWD Minister Chaggan...
  • Delhi: Bhujbal, relatives in M'rashtra Sadan scam? July 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Showcasing unique Maratha architecture and spread over a 16,000 square meters in the heart of the national capital, the new Maharashtra Sadan was billed as Maharashtra's pride. Scheduled for a grand opening by Maharashtra's daughter and outgoing President Pratibha Patil this week, the last of her public appearances in...
  • Raj's exit a personal blow: Balasaheb October 19, 2006

    Mumbai: In an emotional outburst, Shiv Sena chief Bal Thackeray has said his nephew Raj Thackeray's exit from the party was a "huge personal blow" and he was immensely hurt by his protege's decision to quit. "The grief at his actions is immense. He cannot be compared to people like Narayan...