Separate statehood for Vidarbha not financially viable: Prithviraj Chavan

Notably, Maharashtra Advocate General Shrihari Aney has been repeatedly pressing for a separate statehood for Vidarbha.

Separate statehood for Vidarbha not financially viable: Chavan

Separate statehood for Vidarbha not financially viable: Chavan

Former Maharashtra CM Prithviraj Chavan has said that separate statehood for the Vidarbha region is not economically viable.

Rahul Gandhi needs to speak more in Parliament, focus on his body language: Chavan

Rahul Gandhi needs to speak more in Parliament, focus on his body language: Chavan

Prithviraj Chavan said Rahul Gandhi needs also to focus on his body language to improve his credibility among the masses.

Farm issue: Congress in Maharashra seeks PM Modi's intervention

Accusing the BJP-led government in Maharashtra of ignoring the farm sector crisis caused by the grim drought situation, Congress on Saturday sought intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi for providing relief to farmers in the state.

Can't justify what happened in Gondia, says Chavan

 Taking a strong exception to his party joining hands with BJP in Gondia Zilla Parishad, former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Friday said there can be no justification for the "wrong" that has been committed.

Fadnavis must apologise for requesting flight delay: Chavan

Seizing on reports that an Air India flight for US was delayed for about an hour by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, Congress leader and former chief minister Prithviraj Chavan today demanded an apology from him for causing inconvenience to over 200 passengers.

Prithviraj Chavan says he was unaware of Maria-Lalit Modi meet

Prithviraj Chavan says he was unaware of Maria-Lalit Modi meet

 Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Monday said he was not aware of the visit of Mumbai police Commissioner Rakesh Maria to London and his meeting with former IPL commissioner Lalit Modi last year.

BJP wants govt to buy London house where Ambedkar once lived

The BJP on Saturday asked the government to acquire the 2,050 sq ft, three-storey house in London where Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar once lived.

Former CM Prithviraj Chavan gets locked inside lift

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan was stuck in a lift for more than half an hour on Saturday, which was eventually opened with the assistance of fire brigade officials.

Will expose and depose Maharashtra BJP regime: Prithviraj Chavan

 Stepping up its attack on the Devendra Fadnavis-led BJP government for winning the trust vote in Maharashtra Legislative Assembly in a "controversial" manner, opposition Congress today said it would "expose and depose the illegal regime."

Bombay HC stays quotas for Marathas; Fadnavis government to approach SC

Bombay HC stays quotas for Marathas; Fadnavis government to approach SC

The Bombay High Court on Friday cancelled the previous Congress-NCP government's decision of giving 16 percent reservation for Marathas in jobs and educational institutions in Maharashtra.

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Congress questions legitimacy of BJP govt led by CM Fadnavis

The Congress party on Wednesday questioned the legitimacy of the BJP government led by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis minutes after it won the vote of confidence in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly despite strong opposition from its estranged former ally Shiv Sena.

Devendra Fadnavis government wins trust vote in Maharashtra Assembly amid high drama

Devendra Fadnavis government wins trust vote in Maharashtra Assembly amid high drama

Mumbai: The Congress party on Wednesday questioned the legitimacy of the BJP government led by Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis minutes after it won the vote of confidence in the Maharashtra Legislative Assembly despite strong opposition from its estranged former ally Shiv Sena.

Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil named CLP leader in Maharashtra

The Congress party overlooked former CM Prithviraj Chavan to name Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil as head of party's legislative unit in Maharashtra Assembly.

Patil, Kiran Choudhary made CLP leaders of Maha, Haryana

Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil and Kiran Choudhary, known detractors of former Chief Ministers Prithviraj Chavan and Bhupinder Singh Hooda, were on Monday made Leaders of Congress Legislature Party in Maharashtra and Haryana where the party lost power.

Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil named CLP leader in Maharashtra, Prithviraj Chavan dumped

The Congress party overlooked former CM Prithviraj Chavan to name Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil as head of party's legislative unit in Maharashtra Assembly.

Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil named Maharashtra CLP leader

Former state minister Radhakrishna Vikhe Patil was on Monday elected as the Congress Legislature Party leader in Maharashtra, where the party has lost power.

Not interested in becoming CLP leader: Prithviraj Chavan

With his rivals in Maharashtra Congress gunning for him after debacles in Lok Sabha and Assembly elections, former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan on Thursday said he was not in the race for the post of CLP leader.

Maharashtra CLP authorises Sonia Gandhi to nominate leader

Maharashtra Congress Legislature Party met here on Thursday and authorised party president Sonia Gandhi to nominate their leader even as former Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan said he was not in the race for the post.