Cash

  • STF arrests Maoist, seize Rs 63,000 cash 19-04-2014 03:03 PM

    A hardcore Maoist was arrested on Saturday by Special Task Force (STF) from Buxar and a levy moneyof Rs 63,000 recovered from him, a senior police officer said. Acting on a tip off, the STF team arrested Azad Paswan from Sikaraul police station of Buxar, Inspector General of Police Amit...
  • Show Me The Money: Amarinder Singh has assets worth over Rs 81 cr 13-04-2014 04:23 PM

    Former Punjab chief minister and Congress leader Amarinder Singh has his assets valued at over Rs 81.98 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: BJP MP Hema Malini has assets worth over Rs 192 cr 13-04-2014 09:39 AM

    Bollywood actress-turned-politician Hema Malini has her total assets valued at Rs 192.6 crore. The BJP MP has Rs 12.7 lakh cash with her. ...
  • Karnataka: Police seize Rs 10 crore cash from Bellary, Hospet in raids 12-04-2014 12:59 PM

    Bellary: Just days to go for polls, local police has seized Rs 10 crore cash from Bellary and Hospet in Karnataka during raids on Saturday. Police conducted the raid following a tip-off. Chief Electoral Officer, Karnataka has confirmed the report. However, according to the EC, party links are yet to...
  • Police catch two people carrying Rs 6.36 lakh, cash seized 12-04-2014 09:32 AM

    During checking for unaccounted cash for use in poll, police on Friday caught two persons carrying Rs 6.36 lakh at Maithi toll plaza in Muzaffarpur district. During routine checking of vehicles, the police found Rs 6.36 lakh in a car coming from Darbhanga to Muzaffarpur, police said. When queried about...
  • Show Me The Money: Poonam Mahajan has assets worth Rs 108 crore 11-04-2014 10:01 AM

    Bharatiya Janata Party nominee and senior party leader Pramod Mahajan's daughter Poonam Mahajan has her total assets valued at Rs 108 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: A Raja's total assets valued at Rs 3.6 crore 06-04-2014 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: 2G scam-tainted former Telecom Minister A Raja has cash reserves of Rs 7.9 lakh. The AIADMK leader's bank deposits and investments are valued at Rs 97 lakh. He and his wife have jewellery worth Rs 69.6 lakh. Raja has shown present immovable assets worth Rs.32.85 lakh. And the...
  • Surveillance team recovers Rs 25 lakh from luxury car 05-04-2014 09:18 PM

    A static surveillance team of election department on Saturday recovered over Rs 25 lakh from a luxury car in Malviya Nagar area here. It is suspected that the cash was to be used for the purpose of election by some candidate. The car owner Kapil Chauhan could not explain the...
  • Show Me The Money: Jaswant Singh's assets valued at Rs 11.5 crore 05-04-2014 10:43 AM

    Former BJP leader Jaswant Singh has cash reserves of Rs 1.28 lakh. The leader who is contesting as an Independent from Barmer has his cash and assets valued at over Rs 11.5 Crores ...
  • Show Me The Money: Girija Vyas has Rs 1.2 cr as bank deposit, investments 05-04-2014 10:29 AM

    Senior Congress leader from Chittorgarh, Girija Vyas has cash reserves of Rs 40,000 and her bank deposits and investments are valued at Rs 1.2 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Gaurav Gogoi has cash reserves worth Rs 76,000 04-04-2014 01:30 PM

    Congress leader from Kaliabor, Gaurav Gogoi has cash reserves of Rs 76,000 and bank deposits and investments ranging up to Rs 30 lakh. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Shinde has Rs 8.4 cr as bank deposits, investments 04-04-2014 09:26 AM

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has cash reserves of Rs 1.9 lakhs. The Congress leader has Rs 8.4 crores as bank deposits and investments. ...
  • RBI keeps Repo Rate unchanged at 8 pc, CRR at 4 pc 01-04-2014 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India maintained status quo in key rates on Tuesday, keeping the Repo Rate unchanged at 8 per cent and Cash Reserve Ratio at 4 per cent. The RBI also warned that failure to elect a stable government in the coming elections will accentuate "downside...
  • Police arrest four, recover mobile phones worth Rs 90 lakh 26-03-2014 08:25 PM

    A driver, who decamped with his employer's tempo carrying mobile phones worth Rs 1 crore, was arrested along his three accomplices in Masuri area Ghaziabad, police said on Wednesday. The arrested have been identified as Avdesh Kumar, a resident of Farrukhabad, UP, inod, Ashok, residents of Mahipal area of Delhi,...
  • AAP axes its two office bearers as they demand cash for LS ticket 23-03-2014 08:57 AM

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, there is a crisis within the Aam Aadmi Party over the ticket distribution and workers are mounting their anger against party chief Arvind Kejriwal. AAP rebels will be protesting at Jantar Mantar in the national capital even as Kejriwal is scheduled to...
  • PK Bansal hits out at detractors, says he has nothing to hide 16-03-2014 08:38 PM

    Chandigarh: Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal on Sunday hit out at his detractors, who questioned his renomination from Chandigarh over the cash-for-post scam issue, claiming he was a victim of a conspiracy and had suffered despite there being no evidence against him. "It was a conspiracy against me, a...
  • EC to mount a vigil for cash, liquor at railway stations 14-03-2014 11:58 PM

    The Election Commission (EC) on Friday said a strict vigil will be maintained at railway stations in Bihar to watch movement of cash, liquor, gold and any other undesirable items in the run up to the elections. This is being done with an intention to monitor poll-related expenditure during the...
  • 'The Less Cash Way': Getting rid of the burden of currency 02-03-2014 10:06 PM

    More and more consumers these days are feeling secure to go online and experience its convenience to make retail purchases or do travel bookings. Master Card, Division President, South Asia, Ari Sarker said, "Online transactions help consumers not to stand in queues for making payments as opposed to being out...
  • Role of banks in disbursement of loans 'objectionable', says Nitish Kumar 17-02-2014 05:32 PM

    Describing role of banks in disbursement of loans in Bihar as "objectionable", Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said that the Cash deposit (CD) ratio in the state was still very low and said the state government would strongly take up the matter with the Centre. On suggestion of the...
  • Beni Prasad Verma unapologetic about distributing gifts to scribes 05-02-2014 08:49 PM

    Facing criticism for distributing cash and gifts to journalists in Lucknow, Union Minister Beni Prasad Verma was on Wednesday unapologetic and even said those attacking him were "fools" as he was only"investing money to get good returns". Addressing a press conference here, Verma accepted that he had distributed cash and...
  • AAP government rakes up cash for votes scam, will challenge Amar Singh's acquittal 05-02-2014 02:39 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi government is all set to challenge the acquittal of former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and five others in the cash for votes scam. The government has written to the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung recommending the order of a lower Court in cash for votes to...
  • Armed men rob Dehradun-bound train passengers of cash, valuables 20-01-2014 01:30 PM

    Armed robbers looted cash and valuables from some passengers on board a train in Muzaffarnagar district, police said on Monday. "The robbers looted passengers travelling on Delhi-Dehradun special train when it stopped on Sunday night at the outer signal of Mansoorpur railway station on the Delhi-Saharanpur track," Deputy Superintendent of...
  • Pakistan: Sisters withdraw Rs 17 lakh, burn it in front of bank 10-01-2014 03:19 PM

    In a bizarre incident, two sisters in Pakistan's Punjab province withdrew Rs 17 lakh from their account and burnt them in front of the bank branch. Naheed, 40, and Rubina, 35, of Jhelum's Bilal Town area visited the Chak Nasa branch of National Bank of Pakistan three days ago to...
  • Indian tailor wins two luxury cars, Rs 16.9 lakh in Dubai raffle 06-01-2014 01:42 PM

    A 33-year-old Indian tailor has won two luxury cars and 100,000 dirhams in a raffle in Dubai. Fasaludheen Kuttipalakkal from Kerala was the winner of the Infiniti Mega Raffle on the second day of the Dubai Shopping Festival 2014, organisers of the festival said. Kuttipalakkal had been trying his luck...
  • Las Vegas taxi driver finds $ 300,000 in back seat, returns money to owner 26-12-2013 11:40 AM

    Las Vegas taxi driver Gerardo Gamboa thought someone left a bag of chocolates in the back seat of his vehicle, but the stash turned out to be $300,000 in cold hard cash. Now, Gamboa is winning honors for honesty after turning in the money he found on Monday. The money...
  • RBI keeps key rates unchanged 18-12-2013 11:13 AM

    Mumbai: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has kept key policy rate and cash reserve ratio unchanged in the December 2013 Mid-Quarter Monetary Policy Review. On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation, the RBI decided to keep the policy repo rate under the liquidity...
  • Bangalore: Cash reward raised to 5 lakh for information on ATM attacker 17-12-2013 12:37 PM

    Clueless even almost a month after the brutal attack on a woman bank official at an unguarded ATM kiosk at Bangalore, police on Monday increased from Rs 1 lakh to Rs 5 lakh cash reward for information leading to the arrest of the suspect. Ever since the gory attack caught...
  • CBI court to hear judge bribery scam case today 12-12-2013 09:54 AM

    Chandigarh: A special CBI Court in Chandigarh will on Thursday take up the case of former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav, who is accused in the cash-at-judge's door scam. Yadav had been granted over two weeks time to move Supreme Court to challenge a recent High Court...
  • Cash for votes: Amar Singh, Sudheendra Kulkarni and others acquitted 22-11-2013 03:07 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has acquitted Rajya Sabha member Amar Singh, former BJP leader Sudheendra Kulkarni and three other BJP leaders in the sensational cash for votes scam. These people were arrested by the Delhi Police in 2011 on the charges of trying to bribe the MPs to vote...
  • Rupee at two-week high, closes at 62.36 per US dollar 19-11-2013 06:08 PM

    The rupee rose for a fourth straight session to a near two-week high on Tuesday on strong foreign inflows into stocks and as global risk sentiment was boosted after China's central bank governor said the yuan's trading band will be widened. Foreign fund inflows into local stocks have already totalled...