CWG OC

  • CWG: HC notice to CBI on Kalmadi's bail plea 30-11-2011 12:17 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought the CBI's response on the bail plea of sacked CWG Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi in a Games-related scam case, who cited the Supreme Court ruling that bail should be the rule and jail an exception. Justice Mukta Gupta issued notice...
  • CWG OC yet to pay commentators 11-08-2011 11:11 AM

    New Delhi: Thousands of crores were spent on hosting the Commonwealth Games but a year on, the people employed by the organising committee are yet to be paid. With the CWG Organising Committee top brass in jail, they are not even hopeful of being paid. Being selected as a commentator...
  • OC blames Kalmadi in its reply to Shunglu report 29-05-2011 12:45 PM

    New Delhi: The Commonwealth Games Organisation Committee has sent its point-wise replies to the Sports Ministry on the Shunglu Committee findings seeking to put the blame on jailed former OC chairman Suresh Kalmadi and other officials for large-scale irregularities. Sources said that the two-volume reply in about 1,000 pages has...
  • CWG scam: Kalmadi to be quizzed again by CBI 24-04-2011 06:30 PM

    New Delhi: Sacked Commonwealth Games (CWG) Organising committee (OC) chief Suresh Kalmadi is ready to face what's widely believed the toughest grilling that he has been subjected to so far by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI). A two-member CBI team has returned from London after carrying out extensive investigations...
  • Businessman Binu Nanu gets bail in CWG scam 15-03-2011 03:53 PM

    New Delhi: Businessman Binu Nanu, held for allegedly paying kickbacks to various CWG Organising Committee officials to secure several lucrative contracts for providing logistic support to last year's mega sporting event, was on Tuesday granted bail by the Delhi High Court. Justice Ajit Bharihoke granted him bail on a personal...
  • Kalmadi's name missing from CWG legacy report 06-03-2011 02:38 PM

    New Delhi: Former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi's name is not mentioned in the Games legacy report prepared by authorities here to give a bird's eye view of delays, successes and other issues in the conduct of the sporting extravaganza. Sources said the four-volume legacy report and a...
  • Kalmadi asks for JPC probe in CWG 20-02-2011 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: Sacked Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi on Sunday demanded a JPC probe into all issues relating to the mega sporting event amid reports that CBI has tracked an email alleging that he got kickbacks. In a statement on the eve of the start of the Budget...
  • CVC begins probe in CWG recruitment scam 16-01-2011 02:16 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Vigilance Commission has begun probing an alleged Commonwealth Games recruitment scam after complaints of ghost employees on Organising Committee's muster rolls violating norms while inducting people. CAG which has been looking at the expenditure details of the OC is also probing this recruitment scam. The complaints...
  • CBI may file more cases against CWG officials 01-12-2010 05:11 PM

    New Delhi: The heat on Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, whose members are under the scanner of various investigative agencies, is likely to increase as CBI could register more cases in connection with alleged irregularities in holding the sporting extravaganza. The agency, which has already registered three cases naming some top...
  • What awaits Kalmadi as he returns to India? 28-11-2010 10:43 PM

    New Delhi: IOA chairman Suresh Kalmadi returned to Delhi on Sunday night. The CWG Organising Committee chairman was in China for the Asian games He returns at a time when three of his closest aides - TS Darbari, Sanjay Mohindroo and M Jayachandran - are behind bars for their alleged...
  • Pawar takes a dig at Kalmadi, calls CWG a joke 25-09-2010 09:57 AM

    New Delhi: The digs at Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Chairman Suresh Kalmadi continue even as Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar says Kalmadi failed to commit suicide by hanging as the ceiling collapsed. Pawar took a dig at Kalmadi for poor preparations of the Games, saying: "Somebody told that now-a-days people...