Unfortunate that Adarsh ghost refuses to leave Chavan: Sena

Mumbai: Apparently going soft on Congress after the end of its alliance with BJP, the Shiv Sena today said it is "unfortunate" that former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan's name was not dropped as an accused in the Adarsh Society scam.

HC rejects CBI plea to drop Ashok Chavan's name in Adarsh scam

 In a setback for Maharashtra's former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan, the Bombay High Court today turned down a CBI plea to drop his name as an accused in the Adarsh scam, paving the way for his trial.

Bombay HC rejects CBI's plea to drop Ashok Chavan's name as accused in Adarsh scam
Bombay HC rejects CBI's plea to drop Ashok Chavan's name as accused in Adarsh scam

The Bombay High Court on Wednesday rejected CBI's plea to drop former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan's name as an accused in Adarsh Housing Society scam.

Congress leaders not expecting favourable poll result in Maharashtra, Haryana
Congress leaders not expecting favourable poll result in Maharashtra, Haryana

On the eve of counting of votes in Maharashtra and Haryana, Congress leaders appear resigned to the party's fate in the Assembly polls giving more than ample hints that it was unlikely to return to power in the two states.

BJP targets Prithviraj Chavan, says he ran a corrupt govt

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Tuesday came under attack from BJP over a newspaper interview in which he was claimed to have said Congress would have been "decimated" had he acted against three of his predecessors under scanner in the Adarsh scam.

Had I taken action in Adarsh scam, Congress would have been decimated in  Maharashtra: Prithviraj Chavan
Had I taken action in Adarsh scam, Congress would have been decimated in Maharashtra: Prithviraj Chavan

Former Maharashtra CM, Prithviraj Chavan, has created a flutter by accepting that some compulsions had prevented him from taking action against corruption in Adarsh Housing Society. He also accepted that if he had taken action then the Congress would have been decimated in the state.

Adarsh case: HC to decide next week on CBI's plea for dropping

The Bombay High Court on Monday posted for final hearing on September 29 an appeal filed by the CBI challenging a trial court's order rejecting its plea to drop the name of former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan from the list of accused in Adarsh scam case.

CBI segregates PILs on Adarsh scam on the basis of issues

Following a directive of Bombay High Court, the Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday submitted a chart segregating the public interest litigations on Adarsh Housing Society scam on the basis of issues.

Bombay HC asks CBI to segregate PILs on Adarsh scam as per issues

The Bombay High Court on Friday asked CBI to segregate the public interest litigations on Adarsh Housing Society scam on the basis of issues.

Chavan`s kin, two others left out by CBI in Adarsh case: PIL

A petitioner in a PIL filed in the Bombay High Court that seeks to prosecute Ashok Chavan in Adarsh housing society scam, today alleged that four "heavyweights" had not been arraigned by the CBI as accused.

No objection if CBI court looks into Adarsh case: Maha govt

The Maharashtra government today told the Bombay High Court that it had no objection to a special CBI court "looking into" the Adarsh scam case if the investigation was over.

Adarsh: CBI files 2nd supplementary chargesheet, preparing SCN

The Central Bureau of Investigation has completed its probe in the multi-crore Adarsh Society scam with the agency filing a second supplementary chargesheet in a special CBI court last month.

Adarsh-tainted top bureaucrats Jairaj, Pradeep reinstated

The Maharashtra government has reinstated senior bureaucrats Jairaj Phatak and Pradeep Vyas, who were suspended two years ago for their alleged role in the Adarsh housing scam.

No evidence against Nilangekar, former CM, in Adarsh case: CBI

The CBI Monday told the special court here that the application filed by an activist seeking registration of FIR against former Maharashtra Chief Minister Shivajirao Patil-Nilangekar in the Adarsh Society case should be rejected.

Devyani Khobragade likely to be chargesheeted in Adarsh scam

CBI is likely to file charge sheet against diplomat Devyani Khobragade and her father Uttam Khobragade in the Adarsh Housing scam for allegedly acquiring a flat on the basis of false affidavit.

Opposition will fail to score on Adarsh; party backs me: Chavan

Hitting back at Narendra Modi, former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan said his party wanted him to contest the Lok Sabha polls from Nanded due to the anti-incumbency factor and that his family including sitting MP and brother-in-law Bhaskarrao Patil was firmly behind him.

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.

Nitin Gadkari presses his defamation complaint against Manish Tewari

Gadkari says in the complaint that this was false and defamatory and Tewari be tried for criminal defamation under the Indian Penal Code.

Adarsh scam: CBI seeks two-weeks time to file reply on plea

The CBI on Tuesday sought two-weeks time to file its affidavit in reply to a plea questioning the Maharashtra Governor`s order refusing sanction to prosecute former Chief Minister Ashok Chavan in the Adarsh scam.

Adarsh scam: CBI couldn`t suggest even a grain of truth against Ashok Chavan, says Guv

On the allegation that inclusion of civilians in the Adarsh Society, meant for Kargil widows and defence personnel, was proposed by Ashok Chavan, the Governor said the agency proceeded on a "sheer assumption and conjecture".