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  • ED seeks to attach ‘fresh’ assets of Chhagan Bhujbal

    Mumbai: In what could spell fresh trouble for former deputy chief minister Chhagan Bhujbal, the Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday submitted a supplementary chargesheet (complaint) before the special court.

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    Mumbai: Chhagan Bhujbal indicates no plan to join Shiv Sena

    Mumbai: Former Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) minister Chhagan Bhujbal has given clear indication that he will not join Shiv Sena. There were speculations that Bhujbal would join the Sena, since NCP did not support him while he was in custody, at the same time his son Pankaj’s close-door meeting with Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray, after he got bail from police custody of the Enforcement Directorate. Speaking at concluding Halla Bol rally

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    Mumbai: Chhagan Bhujbal undergoes prostate surgery

    Mumbai: Senior NCP leader and former Maharashtra deputy chief minister Chhagan Bhujbal on Wednesday underwent prostate surgery at the city-based Lilavati hospital, an official said.

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    Bombay High Court refuses to grant interim bail to Sameer Bhujbal

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Tuesday refused to grant interim bail to Sameer Bhujbal, the nephew of former deputy chief minister Chhagan Bhujbal. The former law maker, Sameer has approached the HC seeking bail on the ground of parity citing the release of his uncle Chhagan, who was granted bail earlier this month.

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    Maharashtra: Chhagan Bhujbal calls on Sharad Pawar, politics not on the menu

    Mumbai: Former Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Chhagan Bhujbal called on NCP President Sharad Pawar at the latter’s residence for a ‘reunion’ meeting here on Friday. Bhujbal returned home a week after hospitalisation on Thursday following bail granted by the Bombay High Court and was greeted with the first phone call from Pawar, the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief.

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    Mumbai: Chhagan Bhujbal to return to active politics soon

    Mumbai: Home on bail after over two years in jail, former Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister and senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal on Thursday indicated that he would soon bounce back into active politics soon. Looking weary but relaxed, and much leaner self, Bhujbal, 71, was granted bail by Bombay High Court last Friday but was hospitalized since then for various health issues.

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    Chhagan Bhujbal discharged from KEM hospital

    Mumbai: Senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal, granted bail in a money laundering case, was today discharged from the civic-run KEM hospital here where he underwent treatment for nearly a week. The hospital authorities said they decided to discharge Bhujbal as his medical reports were fine. However, they did not divulge any other detail about his ailments. Bhujbal, 70, in jail since March 2016 in connection with the money laundering case, was granted

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    After two years, Bombay High Court considers Chhagan Bhujbal’s cooperation while allowing him bail

    Mumbai: One of the main arguments of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) that the former deputy chief minister Chhagan Bhujbal has not been cooperating with the agency in the Rs 840 crore money laundering case has been trashed by the Bombay High Court. Two years later, HC in its order granting bail to the senior NCP leader, has considered the fact that Bhujbal appeared before the ED even after being fully aware of

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    Mumbai: Chhagan Bhujbal’s son Pankaj meets Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray

    Mumbai: Senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal‘s son Pankaj Bhujbal today met Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray at his residence here. The meeting comes five days after Chhagan Bhujbal, the former deputy chief minister of Maharashtra, was granted bail by the Bombay High Court in a money laundering case. Pankaj Bhujbal today met Thackeray at the latter’s residence ‘Matoshree’ in suburban Bandra.

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    Mumbai: Fate avenged Bhujbal’s attempt to imprison Bal Thackeray, says Shiv Sena

    Mumbai: Senior NCP leader Chhagan Bhujbal’s arrest in a money laundering case and subsequent incarceration was “fate’s revenge” against him for his bid, when he was minister, to put Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray behind bars, the Sena said on Tuesday. Law and power are used many a times to settle political scores, the Uddhav Thackeray-led party added. Bhujbal, 70, in jail since March 2016, was granted bail on May 4 by

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    Maharashtra: NCP missed Bhujbal’s leadership, says Ajit Pawar

    Mumbai: As former Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Chhagan Bhujbal was on Friday granted bail by the Bombay High Court, NCP leader Ajit Pawar welcomed the development while thousands of Bhujbal supporters erupted in celebrations with fireworks and distribution of sweets.

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    Mumbai: After two years, Chhagan Bhujbal gets bail

    Mumbai: After spending more than two years behind bars, Chhagan Bhujbal, the former deputy chief minister of Maharashtra, will walk out a ‘free’ man: the Bombay High Court granted him bail on Friday. This was the fifth time Bhujbal had moved an application seeking bail since the High Court, as well as the special court, which is trying the seasoned politician, had turned down his plea twice.