Monthly archive

February 2017

Odisha MP Prasanna Acharya endorses illegally run pharma business

BHUBANESWAR: The Central Bureau of Investigation confirmed BJD leader Prasanna Acharya’s link with Chitfund company Green Ray International Limited. Mr Acharya, currently a Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament from Biu Janta Dal and former health minister, had endorsed Green Ray International Limited (GRIL)’s pharma business which was running illegally.  

Keep Reading

ECI’s direction brings more trouble to BJD over Raveena Tondon

By Subash Mohapatra NEW DELHI: Election Commission of India (ECI) has directed today Election Returning Officer in Odisha’s Anandpur BJD MLA constituency over payment made to Raveena Tondon and submission of false election expenditure.

Keep Reading

Former ED officer, aide held on graft charges

NEW DELHI: J.P. Singh, a former Joint Director with the Enforcement Directorate, was on Tuesday arrested by the Central Bureau of Investigation, along with his former subordinate and two others, for allegedly receiving money from several suspects in two cases of hawala and cricket betting rackets busted by his team about two years ago. Among…

Keep Reading

Pakistan cancels licenses of weapons issued to Hafiz Saeed and his aides

LAHORE: Pakistan has cancelled the licenses of 44 weapons issued to JuD chief Hafiz Saeed and other members of his organisations, citing security reasons. An official of the Punjab Home Department said the step has been taken in line with the government’s action against Saeed and his organisations – the Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and the Falaha-e-Insanyat…

Keep Reading

1 2 3
Go to Top