Toral Varia

  • Adarsh: another piece of evidence goes missing 17-05-2011 09:19 AM

    Mumbai: A crucial piece of evidence in the Adarsh Housing Society scam - a hard disk - mysteriously disappeared on Tuesday from the Urban Development Department (UDD) just days after a key file went missing. The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has informed the special CBI court that one out...
  • Karnit back home, family thankful to Mumbai police 20-04-2011 09:17 PM

    Karnit was kidnapped from his apartment complex allegedly by a worker employed at a bakery near his residence. ...
  • Abducted Mumbai boy reunited with his family 20-04-2011 12:15 PM

    Mumbai: Karnit Shah, a six-year-old boy, who had gone missing from Mumbai on April 6 was traced to Handia in Uttar Pradesh's Allahabad district late on Tuesday and four people arrested for abducting him. The main accused is Sohan Singh, who runs a cake shop in Mumbai's Kandivali close to...
  • Ship detained off Mumbai coast, crew grilled 19-04-2011 01:58 PM

    Mumbai: Indian authorities have detained a ship and are questioning its six crew members and two security guards. The crew of MV Danacia Sunrise was intercepted by Indian Coast Guard vessel Subhadra Kumari Chauhan on April 17 at 10 PM and its crew has now been questioned for over 36...
  • Teenager killed, 3 injured in Mumbai accidents 19-04-2011 08:00 AM

    Mumbai: A teenager was killed and three people were injured after their speeding Honda City flipped over the divider while overtaking another car. Crashing into three cars parked on the other side, the accident occurred near Peddar road. One of the victims 16-year-old Shifa died from her injuries on Tuesday....
  • Shiney gets 7 years in jail for raping his maid 31-03-2011 10:13 AM

    Actor Shiney Ahuja convicted, and sentenced to 7 years in jail by a Mumbai court on Wednesday, for raping his 20-year old maid. ...
  • Tapuriah operated Hasan Ali's Swiss account 24-03-2011 10:22 PM

    Multi crore tax evader Hasan Ali's friend and associate Kashinath Tapuriah was arrested on Thursday by the enforcement directorate. Sources tell CNN-IBN Tapuriah operated Ali's Swiss account. ...
  • ED arrests Hasan Ali's aide Kashinath Tapuriah 24-03-2011 10:22 AM

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday arrested Kolkata-based businessman Kashinath Tapuria, an associate of Pune-based stud farm owner Hasan Ali Khan, accused of money-laundering and huge tax evasion in Mumbai. CNN-IBN had exposed exposed bank transactions connecting Tapuriah to Hasan Ali. 75-year-old Tapuria was arrested after three days...
  • Mumbai DCP suspended over Hasan Ali probe 22-03-2011 02:59 PM

    Ashok Deshbhratar has been suspended for allegedly recording Ali's interrogation on spy cam. ...
  • Mumbai DCP suspended over Hasan Ali probe 22-03-2011 02:12 PM

    Mumbai: The Maharashtra Home Minister RR Patil on Tuesday, confirmed that top cop Ashok Deshbhratar has been suspended in connection with the Hasan Ali probe. Patil informed the House that Deshbhratar asked for Rs 1 crore from Ali's associate Yusuf Lakdawala to provide proper facilities to Ali, while he was...
  • Mumbai sexual abuse: British paedophiles surrender 21-03-2011 03:09 PM

    Duncan Grant and Allan Waters were convicted in for sexual abuse of minor boys at the Anchorage Shelter Home in Colaba in Mumbai. ...
  • Mumbai sodomy: British paedophiles surrender 21-03-2011 02:57 PM

    Mumbai: British paedophiles Duncan Grant and Allan Waters surrendered, on Monday, in the Mumbai sodomy case. Grant and Waters were convicted for sexual abuse of minor boys in Mumbai. They will be taken for medical examination and after that, the duo will be taken to the sessions court. The Supreme...
  • Adarsh scam: noose tightens around exBMC chief 16-03-2011 08:28 AM

    The FIR alleges Phatak illegally approved raising the height of the building from 97 meters to 107 meters. ...
  • Adarsh scam: exBMC chief Phatak in trouble 16-03-2011 07:31 AM

    Mumbai: IAS officer Jairaj Phatak reacting exclusively to CNN-IBN after the CBI conducted searches at his premises in connection with the Adarsh housing scam. Searches were carried out at seven of his properties in Pune, Mumbai, New Delhi and Yevatmal. Phatak, who is now CMD of the Rural Electrification Corporation...
  • Adarsh scam: CBI raids exBMC chief's residence 15-03-2011 09:21 AM

    New Delhi/Mumbai: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday raided the residences of former Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation commissioner Jairaj Phatak in Delhi and Mumbai in connection with the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam. Phatak is accused of misusing his position to illegally give permission to increase the height of...
  • Blow to ED as tax evader Hasan Ali gets bail 11-03-2011 09:42 PM

    Mumbai: Billionaire tax defaulter Hasan Ali Khan was given bail by a Mumbai court on Friday dealing a huge blow to the Enforcement Directorate (ED). The Pune-based real estate agent and stud farm owner was arrested on Monday. Hasan Ali Khan is allegedly India's biggest black money hoarder and he...
  • Finally, ED acts, takes Hasan Ali into custody 08-03-2011 07:55 PM

    Mumbai: Under investigation for black money and multiple accounts in tax havens for four years now, Hasan Ali Khan, India's top tax defaulter is finally behind bars. Hasan Ali will spend atleast the next 24 hours in the Enforcement Directorate's (ED) custody. Accompanied by an ED official, the billionaire defaulter...
  • Kasab to appeal against HC judgement in SC 23-02-2011 01:57 PM

    Mumbai: Mohammad Ajmal Amir Kasab will appeal against the Bombay High Court judgement, which upheld the death sentence awarded to him by a special court in the November 2008 Mumbai attack case, in the Supreme Court. Kasab met his lawyer Farhana Shah for about 15 minutes at the Arthur Road...
  • HC to decide on Kasab's death penalty today 21-02-2011 07:30 AM

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court is expected to decide on Monday whether to uphold the death sentence awarded to Pakistani terrorist Ajmal Amir Kasab for his involvement in the 26/11 case. A division bench in the court room number 49 of the High Court, which has been conducting the 26/11...
  • IT Dept imposes Rs 40k cr penalty on Hasan Ali 18-02-2011 06:45 PM

    Mumbai: The Income Tax Department on Friday imposed a huge penalty of Rs 40,000 crore on businessman Hasan Ali Khan, a 56-year-old alleged stud-farm owner and one of the main accused in the multi-million dollar tax evasion and money laundering case. Hasan Ali on Friday presented himself before the Income...
  • Bookies eye World Cup fiesta 18-02-2011 10:40 AM

    Elaborate precautions have been taken by the bookmakers to avoid any detection this time. ...
  • Pune blast: a year on, still no compensation 13-02-2011 07:00 AM

    Mumbai: Gokul Nepali was barely 19 and just three months into his marriage when he was killed in the German bakery bomb blast. Now, a year later his family based in Nepal is still awaiting justice. While the centre has released the compensation amount of two lakh rupees, they are...
  • CWG scam: CBI arrests Suresh Kalmadi's PA 11-02-2011 05:26 PM

    Pune: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi's personal assistant Shekhar Deorukhkar in Pune. Deorukhkar has been produced before the Shivaji Nagar court with the CBI seeking his transit remand. He has been arrested in connection with the Commonwealth Games scam....
  • Hijacked crew's family asks Govt to pay ransom 10-02-2011 11:33 AM

    Kottayam/Mumbai: Family members of 17 Indian crew members MV Savina Caylyn, who have been abducted by pirates on Tuesday, have appealed to the Central Government to save them. The Italian Navy which is heading the rescue operation has said that none of the hostages are injured. The family of one...
  • Oil mafia attacks police team in Nagpur 01-02-2011 11:58 AM

    Nagpur: The oil adulteration mafia has attacked policemen yet again in Maharashtra. A kerosene seller along with his men attacked policemen during a search operation in Umred tehsil of Nagpur district of the state on Tuesday morning. The incident happened at Rajurwadi, which is a stronghold of the Pardhi community,...
  • Indian naval ship sinks after collision 31-01-2011 12:55 PM

    Mumbai: The Indian naval ship INS Vindhyagiri that caught fire after collision with a foreign merchant vessel at the Mumbai harbour sunk on Monday. The fire errupted as the engine and boiling rooms of the ship were damaged in a collission with a merchant vessel. The badly damaged war ship...
  • CBI raids Adarsh Society office and promoters 30-01-2011 11:17 AM

    New Delhi: A day after filing its first FIR, Adarsh Housing Society promoters RC Thakur and Retired Brigadier MM Wangchu have been reported to be absconding. On Sunday, the Central Bureau of Investigation conducted raids in connection with the Adarsh Society scam. CBI conducted raids in seven cities across the...
  • Adarsh scam: CBI names Ashok Chavan in FIR 30-01-2011 07:59 AM

    Mumbai: After months of conducting a preliminary inquiry into the controversial Adarsh society scam, the Central Bureau of Investigation has finally registered an FIR against 13 people. Former chief minister of Maharashtra Ashok Chavhan's name has also been mentioned in the FIR. Among those named in the FIR are promoters...
  • Adarsh scam: Ashok Chavan named in CBI's FIR 29-01-2011 12:47 PM

    Mumbai: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday filed an FIR in the Adarsh Cooperative Housing Society scam. The FIR has been filed against retired army officials, defence estate officials and public servants. Former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan has also been named in the FIR but he is...
  • Caught on camera: how the oil mafia steals 28-01-2011 07:43 AM

    Nasik: Just a few days after Malegaon Additional District Collector Yashwant Sonawane was burnt alive for trying to curb the oil mafia in Maharashtra, CNN-IBN gets access to the exclusive and dramatic pictures that show how oil is being pilfered. The pilferage of fuel was even caught on camera supposedly...