Issue of sanction to prosecute Chavan not in our purview: CBI

The CBI Friday told the Bombay High Court that it was not within its purview to go into Maharashtra governor`s refusal to sanction prosecution of former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in the Adarsh Housing society case.

HC rejects Adarsh Society`s plea opposing title suit by MoD

Bombay High Court rejected an application made by scam-tainted Adarsh Housing Society opposing the title suit filed by Union Ministry of Defence claiming ownership on the land in South Mumbai where the plush building stands.

Defamation case: Manish Tewari tenders unconditional apology to Nitin Gadkari

Union Minister and Congress leader Manish Tewari tendered an unconditional apology to former BJP president Nitin Gadkari.

`Adarsh` fight: Ashok Chavan pitted against BJP man in Nanded

It is an `Adarsh` fight in Nanded Lok Sabha constituency in Marathwada region where Adarsh scam-tainted former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan is pitted against BJP MP D B Patil.

Adarsh members seek apology from Modi over `land grab` charge

Members of Adarsh Housing Society issued a notice against Narendra Modi seeking apology for "defaming" the society and also threatened to file a defamation suit of Rs 100 crore in the High Court if the BJP`s PM nominee failed to oblige.

Benami flats in Adarsh were bought under SC/ST quotas: CBI

Many of the `benami` flats (the flats held in the name of a proxy buyer) in the scam-tainted Adarsh Society here were purchased under the quotas for scheduled castes, scheduled tribes and `weaker sections of the society`, the CBI has said in its supplementary chargesheet.

Ashok Chavan not named by CBI in Adarsh Housing Society benami case

CBI on Thursday did not name former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in the benami property related to purchase of flat in the Adarsh Housing Society in Mumbai.

BJP-Sena delegation meets Prez, wants Maha Governor`s recall

A delegation of BJP and Shiv Sena leaders on Tuesday petitioned President Pranab Mukherjee seeking a recall of Maharashtra Governor K Sankaranarayanan.

Court dismisses plea to drop Chavan`s name owing to judicial discipline

A special CBI court, which has dismissed CBI`s application seeking to drop Ashok Chavan`s name from the list of accused in the Adarsh Housing Society scam case, has said it cannot pass any order.

Adarsh scam: Ashok Chavan set to be let off the hook

Maharashtra former chief minister Ashok Chavan, charge-sheeted in the Adarsh scam, on Wednesday looked set to be let off the hook, with the CBI moving a special court seeking approval to drop his name as an accused in the case following governor`s refusal to sanction his prosecution.

Wait till CBI probe is over: HC to activists in Adarsh case

Bombay HC said if the CBI was still investigating benami transactions in the Adarsh housing society case then activists who have filed petitions should wait for the outcome of probe.

Shiv Sena lashes out at Uttam Khobragade for calling Marathi media `casteist`

Uttam Khobragade, the father of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, has been slammed by Shiv Sena in its mouthpiece `Saamna` for criticising Marathi media.

HC bench recuses from hearing Adarsh`s plea against MoEF order

A division bench of Bombay High Court recused itself from hearing a petition filed by scam-tainted Adarsh Housing Society challenging demolition order passed by MoEF.

Wrong to say Adarsh report accepted only partially: NCP

NCP on Thursday said it would be wrong to say that judicial commission`s report on Adarsh Society scam had been accepted "partially" by the Maharashtra government.

Tawde demands special session to decide on Adarsh panel findings

Vinod Tawde demanded a special session session of the Legislature to decide on findings of the Judicial Commission which probed the Adarsh housing society scam.

Maharashra CM partially accepts Adarsh probe report, gives clean chit to politicians

Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan on Thursday admitted that there were “gross violations" of statutory provisions by some influential people in the Adarsh Housing Society but refused to take any action against the top politicians who were named in the case.

Milind Deora disagrees with Maharashtra govt`s rejection of Adarsh probe report

Milind Deora disagreed with Maharashtra government`s rejection of the judicial commission of inquiry report on Adarsh Housing scam.

Adarsh panel erred on my flat size eligibility: Suresh Prabhu

Former Union minister Suresh Prabhu on Monday said the Adarsh probe Commission has erred in its report by holding that his membership to the Adarsh Housing Society was eligible only for a small flat and not for a bigger one.

We knew Adarsh report will be rejected: Justice Patil

Justice (retd) JA Patil, who probed the Adarsh housing society scam, on Monday said he knew Maharashtra government would reject the report.

Adarsh scam is an unhappy episode: Prithviraj Chavan

Dubbing the Adarsh Housing Society scam as an "unhappy episode", Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Saturday said rejection of the inquiry commission report was a decision of the state cabinet.