Anil Kumar

  • AK Sharma, Amrapali Group's MD and JD(U) nominee, richest candidate with Rs 850 cr assets 01-04-2014 03:22 PM

    Real estate baron Anil Kumar Sharma, fighting Lok Sabha election on a JD(U) ticket from Jehanabad, is the richest candidate in poll fray in Bihar with assets worth Rs 850 crore. Chairman cum Managing Director (CMD) of the Amrapali Group of Companies, Sharma (50) has most of his wealth in...
  • Here's how Anil Kumar Gupta got his 'Siberia' analogy wrong 27-12-2013 10:10 PM

    Lucknow: In a country where political leaders like Rahul Gandhi refer to poverty as 'state of mind' and Farooq Abdullah says 'a man can fill his stomach in Re 1, it depends on what he wants to eat', does UP Principal Secretary (Home) Anil Kumar Gupta's 'can't die due to...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 01-11-2013 11:28 PM

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  • Air Marshal Raha to be next IAF chief 29-10-2013 10:03 PM

    Air Marshal Arup Raha will be the next Indian Air Force (IAF) chief, succeeding Air Chief Marshal Norman Anil Kumar Browne, who retires Dec 31 after a distinguished 41-year career during which he passionately worked for the modernisation of the force. The appointment was cleared by the government some time...
  • Anil Kumar's Tamil directorial debut to be shot in New Zealand 17-10-2013 02:25 PM

    Chennai: Malayalam director Anil Kumar, who is making his Tamil directorial debut soon, will direct his yet-untitled romantic-thriller completely in New Zealand. The film is expected to go on floors early next year. Vinay Rai and Madhurima Banerjee have been roped in to play the lead, while the rest of...
  • Controversial Ayodhya letter: Principal Secretary Home shunted 15-10-2013 05:03 PM

    Lucknow: As a fallout of the controversial letter on reconstruction of Ayodhya Ram Temple in Uttar Pradesh, the state government has transferred Principal Secretary (Home) RM Srivastava. Though no reason has been cited by the government for the replacement of Srivastava, a 1982 batch IAS officer, it is believed to...
  • Swaran Singh wins gold at Asian Rowing Championship 29-09-2013 06:13 PM

    New Delhi: Olympian Swaran Singh Virk led the Indian rowers' impressive showing by clinching a gold medal at the 15th Asian Senior Rowing Championship at Luan, China on Sunday. Besides Virk's gold, India won two silver and as many bronze medals in the championship. In the finals that concluded this...
  • Kerala CM launches India's first seaplane service 03-06-2013 05:56 AM

    Kollam: Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Sunday launched the country's first seaplane service from the backwaters in Kollam. Initially, the six-seater Cessna 206 H amphibian aircraft will be utilised for this service, which will be launched officially for tourists in August 2013. "By the end of this year, four...
  • Haryana: Man rapes five-year-old cousin inside her house 24-04-2013 05:07 AM

    Gurgaon: A man raped his five-year-old cousin in Gurgaon when she was alone in her house, police said on Tuesday. Ajay Kumar, 19, a resident of Rajasthan's Bharatpur district, was arrested in Gurgaon district's Sohna area for raping his cousin on Monday evening. He was taken into custody within hours...
  • Bihar: KBC winner gives tuitions on how to crack the show 27-11-2012 01:40 PM

    Patna: If you've been one of those who wished to try and be part of the reality game show, Kaun Banega Crorepati, it's time for you to head to Bihar. An expert at the show, Rs 1 crore winner Anil Kumar Sinha, is giving tuitions on how to ace the...
  • Army jawan jailed for leaking info to Pakistan 11-12-2011 08:41 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has sentenced an army jawan to seven years in jail for doubling as a Pakistan intelligence agent and supplying sensitive defence-related information to the neighbouring country. District and Additional Sessions Judge OP Gupta jailed Anil Kumar Dubey, 39, convicting him under Section 3 of the...
  • Another 'crorepati' on KBC! 01-11-2011 01:45 PM

    New Delhi: 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' Season 5 just got another 'crorepati'. Anil Kumar Sinha, from Bihar, has become the next participant after Sushil Kumar to walk away with the prize amount. According to media reports Amitabh Bachchan tweeted - "Another day at KBC .. electrifying ! Another CROREPATI today ..and...
  • Durbar hall ground renovation after Onam 08-09-2011 02:11 AM

    Kochi: The Durbar Hall Ground in the heart of the city will get a facelift soon. The works to renovate the ground will begin after Onam. Out of the Rs 1.35 crore that has been sanctioned for the work, Rs 68 lakh will be sanctioned next week. "The Durbar Hall...
  • New film on Gandhi's 'Dear Friend' Hitler letters 26-07-2011 04:16 PM

    New Delhi: Two letters written by Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi to German dictator Adolf Hitler addressing him as 'Dear Friend' during the latter's ambitious eastern Europe push is subject of a film that hits the theatres this weekend. The film 'Gandhi to Hitler' stars Raghuveer Yadav as the diminutive German dictator,...
  • Gandhi To Hitler: Kher won't return signing money 26-07-2011 11:35 AM

    The dispute between Anupam Kher and the makers of Gandhi To Hitler has now gotten murkier. To counter the legal course taken by the film's producers to recover the signing amount paid to him after he backed out of the project, the actor has approached the CINTAA (Cinema and Television...
  • My name is being used for publicity: Kher 21-07-2011 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: Anupam Kher is amused at news reports that the makers of "Gandhi To Hitler" plan to sue him for breach of contract. The actor says his name is being dragged in for publicity, and he has also wished the producer all the best for the project. "Makers of...
  • Rajaratnam to be heard at next insider trial 17-05-2011 08:33 AM

    New York: Convicted hedge fund tycoon Raj Rajaratnam is no longer on trial, but his voice is going to be heard again in court on at least one phone tap in the trial of his former employee, Zvi Goffer, potential jurors were told on Monday. Rajaratnam's name dominated the questioning...
  • Rajaratnam trial: judge excludes video evidence 05-04-2011 10:27 PM

    New York: A US judge hearing the insider trading case involving Raj Rajaratnam on Tuesday ruled that the prosecution could not submit as evidence video-surveillance footage that shows a former Intel Corp employee faxing confidential information to the Galleon group founder. Judge Richard Holwell ruled against the admissibility of the...
  • Rajaratnam-Chiesi phone taps spice up trial 05-04-2011 07:53 AM

    New York: The jury in the high-profile Raj Rajaratnam insider trading trial heard plenty of racy language on phone taps on Monday, even though the judge had deleted portions as being too risque. The prosecution played recordings in Manhattan federal court of a former trader, Danielle Chiesi, in conversations with...
  • Rajratnam made frantic calls on Goldman tip-trail 31-03-2011 08:42 AM

    New York: Fund manager Raj Rajaratnam made $1 million in two minutes of frantic calls after receiving an inside tip about a big investment in Goldman Sachs Group Inc at the height of the financial crisis, prosecutors said at the Galleon founder's insider trading trial. In the biggest Wall Street...
  • Goldman CEO says ex-director spilled secrets 24-03-2011 08:23 AM

    New York: Goldman Sachs Group Inc chief Lloyd Blankfein testified that a former director at Wall Street's most powerful bank violated confidentiality by leaking boardroom secrets to hedge fund manager Raj Rajaratnam. Blankfein was called to testify by prosecutors in Manhattan federal court about Goldman's results in 2008, and a...
  • Rajaratnam's secretly recorded calls released 12-03-2011 02:27 PM

    New York: Prosecutors in the US' biggest insider trading case have released tapes of conversations between main suspect Raj Rajaratnam and four of his alleged co-conspirators, including two of Indian origin, in which he was allegedly receiving or directing stock tips. The secretly recorded telephone calls of 53-year-old Sri Lanka-born...
  • Rajaratnam tapes to get lots of play at trial 12-03-2011 12:13 PM

    New York: Regardless of whether Hedge Fund chief Raj Rajaratnam ends up testifying at his criminal trial, jurors are going to hear a lot from him. Testimony resumes on Monday in the biggest Wall Street insider trading trial in decades, with New York prosecutors expected to play more of the...
  • Rajaratnam paid for tips: Anil Kumar testifies 11-03-2011 09:58 AM

    New York: A disgraced former McKinsey & Co partner told jurors he leaked secrets about the elite consulting firm's clients in exchange for $1.75 million in hidden payments from onetime friend Raj Rajaratnam, the main defendant in the biggest US insider trading trial in years. Anil Kumar said the Galleon...
  • Bihar minister attacked, escapes unhurt 02-11-2010 02:40 PM

    Gaya: Bihar Science and Technology Minister Anil Kumar escaped unhurt when unidentified persons fired at his vehicle during a road blockade at Dariapur in Maoist-hit Gaya district, officials said on Tuesday. The gunmen fired at Kumar's vehicle during the road blockade on Monday night following which the securitymen accompanying him...