Ashish Deshmukh bats for carving separate Vidarbha

A separate Vidarbha could have prevented large number of suicides by farmers in the region, according to youth leader and son of former Maharashtra Agriculture Minister Ranjeet Deshmukh.

Deshmukh to organise convention of Congress leaders

Former Maharashtra Congress chief Ranjeet Deshmukh plans to organise a convention of all ex- office-bearers of the MPCC and functionaries of District and City Congress committees later this month to make their election-ready.

Former MPPC chief targets Thakre

Former MPCC chief Ranjeet Deshmukh criticised the incumbent president Manikrao Thakre for "engineering" a campaign "to corner" CM Prithviraj Chavan.