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".

Adarsh case should have been probed thoroughly: Shiv Sena chief

Reacting to the breather given by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan in the Adarsh scam, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray said here on Thursday that the matter should have been investigated thoroughly.

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.

Adarsh scam: Sushilkumar Shinde rubbishes allegations of corruption

Rubbishing allegations of corruption in the allotment of flats in the Adarsh housing society, Union home minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Monday said the charge was baseless.

Now Deora seeks scrapping of MPLADS scheme

Milind Deora has written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh seeking replacement of MPLADS scheme with a new programme to provide skill training and employability to people.

Shiv Sena seeks special legislature session on Adarsh report

Shiv Sena on Saturday demanded that a special session of Maharashtra legislature be convened to discuss the report of Adarsh Commission of Enquiry.

Adarsh probe report: After Rahul`s opposition, NCP says open to review

With Rahul Gandhi coming out strongly against Maharashtra government`s decision rejecting a judicial panel`s report on Adarsh scam, Congress ally Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) said on Monday that the party is open to reviewing the decision in the next Cabinet meeting .

No need for Chavan to resign: Maharashtra Congress chief

Maharashtra Congress chief Manikrao Thakre today came to the defence of Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan over the Adarsh commission report issue, saying that there was no need for him to resign.

Rahul`s response to Adarsh just manufactured dissent: Jaitley

Dubbing Rahul Gandhi`s utterances on the Adarsh issue as "contrived", BJP leader Arun Jaitley today said his anger is not natural but "manufactured dissent".