Ashok Chavan had to step down as the Maharashtra chief minister over charges of corruption in the Adarsh scam.Dec 22, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
To spread awareness about the need to construct green buildings to save the environment, a tour to the country's first net zero energy building -Indira Paryavaran Bhavan- was organised in the national capital Tuesday.Nov 11, 2014, 21:20 PM IST
Maharashtra Congress chief Manikrao Thakre on Friday termed the party leader and former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan's controversial statement on Adarsh Society scam and his predecessors in the office as "unfortunate".Oct 17, 2014, 17:38 PM IST
Senior diplomat Devyani Khobragade, who returned to India last week after being indicted for visa fraud in the United States, arrived in Mumbai on Tuesday.Jan 14, 2014, 17:47 PM IST
The Bombay High Court on Monday said it would hear a petition by the scam-tainted Adarsh Housing Society against the demolition order of the Environment and Forests Ministry after the Supreme Court decides its plea seeking transfer of the matter to National Green Tribunal.Sep 30, 2013, 18:07 PM IST
Politicians from Congress- NCP alliance in Maharashtra have "benami" flats in controversial Adarsh housing society here, Devendra Fadnavis alleged.Aug 01, 2013, 22:19 PM IST
Defence Minister AK Antony advised the Defence Estates Department to "draw lessons" from ongoing probes in Adarsh and Sukna land scams before issuing no-objection certificates to land-related projects.Dec 16, 2012, 18:01 PM IST
Mumbai collector Chandrashekar Oak on Saturday stated before the judicial panel probing the Adarsh Society scam that the land on which the building stands belonged to the Maharashtra government.Jul 02, 2011, 15:58 PM IST
The CBI on Wednesday submitted progress
report to the Bombay High Court on the probe in the Adarsh
Housing Society case, involving 14 accused, including former
Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan.
Ashok Chavan, who was the Revenue Minister from 1999-2003 said that the plot was sanctioned by then CM and he had no role to play in it.Jun 21, 2011, 09:28 AM IST
Union minister Vilasrao Deshmukh was
on Thursday given an extension till June 17 to file affidavit before
the judicial panel probing the Adarsh scam.
Maharashtra Water Resources Minister
Sunil Tatkare has stated before the two-member Commission
probing Adarsh Housing Society scam that he was never
concerned with the decisions regarding the Society.
A defence estate official told a judicial panel that the land in question is in
dispute and the ownership of which is not yet clear.
The disclosure by the agency comes days after a significant file connected with the case went missing from the Ministry of Environment and Forest in New Delhi.May 16, 2011, 20:46 PM IST
The CBI said that
government departments were restructuring some important
files, which had gone missing.
Claiming ownership over the land on which the controversial Adarsh Society building stands, the Maharashtra government has told the judicial panel probing alleged irregularities in it that the plot was never transferred to Army.May 12, 2011, 20:29 PM IST
The Maharashtra government never approached the Army seeking possession of the land where the controversial Adarsh Housing Society building stands, an Army official said while deposing before a commission set up to probe the case.May 11, 2011, 23:13 PM IST
In a reversal, Ministry of Defence told the Commission of inquiry probing into the
Adarsh scam that there is no record to show the society was a security threat to the nearby Army installation.
Ministry of Defence told the
commission of inquiry probing the Adarsh scam that apart from the 31-storey Adarsh building in upscale Colaba here, no other
building posed a security threat to the Army installation.
Stung by Sukna and Adarsh
scams, the Defence Ministry has decided that NOCs for construction on defence lands in
cantonments would be given only by it, snatching the right
from Cantonment Board Chief Executive Officers.