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  • Another chit-fund company agent commits suicide in WB

    Taking the number of agents and depositors who committed suicide after the Saradha Group went bust to nine, a chit-fund company agent who had consumed poison died on Tuesday in North 24 Parganas district. Mrinal Kanti Mondal (42) of Sangrampur village under Basirhat police station an agent of a chit fund company was under severe […]

    Cobrapost: FinMin for immediate action against staff

    Within hours of online portal Cobrapost alleged money laundering by financial institutions, the Finance Ministry asked PSU banks and LIC to take immediate action against employees “appears to be advising” customers on ways of violating KYC and other regulatory norms. “An inquiry must be initiated and completed expeditiously,” Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Takru asked heads […]

    Ahmedabad serial blast accused sent to 9 day police custody

    The prime accused in the Ahmedabad serial bomb blasts case of 2008, Mohammad Shahid Nagori, was remanded in nine days police custody by a local court on Sunday. Nagori, a member of Student Islamic Movement of India (SIMI) and an alleged Indian Mujahedeen (IM) operative, was arrested by Madhya Pradesh police on May 3 from […]

    UPA rules out resignation of P K Bansal, Ashwani Kumar

    The UPA decided not to oblige the opposition by asking for the resignation of Railway Minister P K Bansal, whose nephew was arrested in a bribery case, as also Law Minister Ashwani Kumar, who is in the eye of a storm over coalgate controversy. A meeting of the Congress Core Group on Sunday, the second […]

    Probe panel on Walmart lobbying to meet on Monday

    The government-appointed panel looking into Walmart’s lobbying with American lawmakers for its entry into the Indian market is likely to meet on Monday and deliberate on information provided by the retail giant. The one-man committee, headed by former Chief Justice of Punjab and Haryana High Court Mukul Mudgal, during its meeting last month had sought […]

    Ajmer blast case: Father, son nabbed from Vadodara

    The National Investigation Agency and Vadodara Crime Branch on Saturday apprehended a father-son duo from Kashipura village in Wagodiya tehsil of the district in connection with the 2007 Ajmer dargah blast case. The two were identofied as Jayantibhai Jamsingh Gohil and Ramesh Jayantibhai Gohil, Vadodara Police Commissioner Satish K Sharma said. The duo was also […]

    One more held in Railbribery case

    Member (Staff) Railway Board Mahesh Kumar, who had allegedly paid a bribe of 90 lakh rupees to the nephew of Railway Minister P K Bansal has been suspended from the job. A senior railway official told to a news agency that Kumar was placed under suspension after receipt of a report from CBI in the […]

    Bribery scandal: Mahesh Kumar suspended

    Mahesh Kumar, Member (Staff) Railway Board who had allegedly paid a bribe of Rs 90 lakh to the nephew of Railway Minister P K Bansal, was suspended Saturday night. Kumar was placed under suspension after the receipt of a report from CBI in the matter. “Following the receipt of the official report from CBI, the […]

    Vijay Singla remanded in CBI custody for 4 days in bribery case

    Railway Minister’s nephew Vijay Singla was today remanded in CBI custody for four days by a Delhi court in a bribery case. Besides Singla, three others Sandip Goyal, Dharmendra Kumar and Vivek Kumar were also remanded by Special CBI Judge Swarana Kanta Sharma till May 8. All the four accused were arrested by CBI which […]

    Bribery case: Congress Core Group meet held in New Delhi

    The Congress Core Group had a meeting in New Delhi this evening in the back drop of the arrest of Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal’s nephew by the CBI in a bribery case. The meeting was chaired by party Chief Sonia Gandhi. Besides her, the meeting was attended by Prime Minister Dr.Manmohan Singh, Sushi Kumar […]