CASH

  • Scamsters pose as RBI chief Raghuram Rajan, lure people to deposit Rs 15,500, get Rs 5.50 crore December 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Taking bank lottery scam to a new level, scamsters are using the name and picture of RBI chief Raghuram Rajan to lure gullible people into making a cash deposit of Rs 15,500 to get a winning amount of Rs 5.50 crore. The 'lottery' amount that they promise to credit...
  • Full statement: RBI keeps key rates unchanged in its bi-monthly monetary policy December 2, 2014

    Mumbai: On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation, RBI has kept the policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) unchanged at 8.0 per cent. Monetary and Liquidity Measures On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation, it has been...
  • Delhi: Bank cash van robbed of Rs 1.5 crore, guard shot at remains critical November 29, 2014

    Delhi: A cash van of a private bank in Kamla Nagar area of Delhi was robbed of Rs 1.5 crore in broad daylight on Saturday morning. The robbers shot at the guard stationed outside the van when he tried to retaliate. The guard remains critical. Two men on bike committed the...
  • Pune still in contention for a place in CTL final November 23, 2014

    Pune: Pune Marathas kept their hopes of making the final of the Champions Tennis League (CTL) alive with a comfortable 26-20 win over Bangalore Raptors in a South Zone match on Sunday. Thomas Enqvist made a bright start for Bangalore by beating Pat Cash 6-3 in the legends singles. Pune then won...
  • Twitter chairman Jack Dorsey launches Square Register, a global cash register service November 23, 2014

    London: Twitter's co-founder outlined plans to make cash registers a thing of the past on Thursday as he held a global launch for new software that he said would help small businesses grow. Jack Dorsey, who is chairman of Twitter and chief executive of the mobile payments company Square, said the...
  • Youngsters can gain knowledge from legends during CTL: Somdev November 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Being in the august company of names such as Venus Williams and Pat Cash, among others, during the Champions Tennis League will be a great opportunity for Indian youngsters to learn and take their game to the next level, says the country's top singles player Somdev Devvarman. Somdev will...
  • NIA announces cash reward for anyone providing leads to Burdwan blast October 31, 2014

    Kolkata: The National Investigation Agency has announced cash rewards for any information leading to the arrest of the 12 absconders suspected of being involved in the Burdwan blast case. Two Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh militants were killed in a blast at a TMC supporter's home earlier this month. The case has revealed...
  • Rs 23 lakh goes missing from cash van October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Around Rs 23 lakh went missing from a cash van in Central Delhi's Paharganj area on Tuesday evening under mysterious circumstances. The incident took place around 6:15 PM when the cash van, which belonged to a private company, reached an ATM at Paharganj. "As a couple of its staff...
  • MasterCard aims to replace cash with e-payments September 25, 2014

    Singapore: Financial service provider MasterCard is focused on finding new ways to replace cash with electronic ways of paying using innovation, the company's CEO has said. "MasterCard is focused on finding ways for people to interact in simple, smart ways with the ecosystem to be able to replace cash with electronic...
  • A few good men: 3 boys in Hyderabad find ATM door opened with Rs 25 lakh cash, inform police September 20, 2014

    Hyderabad: In a strange incident in Hyderabad, the cash door of a State Bank of Hyderabad ATM was found open due to technical problem. The incident was reported by three boys staying in nearby hostel on Friday night. The boys had gone to withdraw money from the ATM in SR...
  • Railway bribery case: Pawan Bansal seeks exemption on health ground September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who was summoned as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cashforpost railway bribery case, on Tuesday sought exemption from personal appearance on health grounds before a special court. Bansal's lawyer Puneet Ahluwalia moved an application before Special CBI Judge Swarana Kanta Sharma...
  • Surplus cash of PSUs may be used to revive sick units September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Surplus cash of stateowned enterprises including those of Maharatnas and Navratnas lying idle in banks may be used to nurse ailing PSUs that can be revived back to health, the government said on Friday. The government has constituted a committee headed by NTPC Chairman Arup Roy Choudhury to study...
  • Posing as courier delivery boys, 2 youths rob house July 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Two youths posing as courier delivery boys allegedly committed armed robbery on Wednesday at a house in Outer Delhi's Rohini area and also thrashed its elderly woman occupant in the process, police said. Adding a 'filmi' touch to the crime, the robbers are also said to have painted...
  • Cash recovered belongs to my cousin, says Giriraj Singh July 12, 2014

    BJP MP Giriraj Singh said on Saturday that the huge amount of cash stolen from his house and later recovered by police belonged to his cousin. "The large amount of cash belongs to my cousin. I have informed police in my statement," Singh told media persons. The Bihar Assembly was adjourned Wednesday...
  • Deve Gowda's son's Rs 40 crore demand: When Vidhana Souda became a glass house July 9, 2014

    Bangalore: A clash between farmers and policemen over a power project. The alleged attack on policemen by an MLA. Errors in agriculture rights documents. The power crisis. Losing an industrial project to charming neighbour Seemandhra. Just about everything under the sun and the moon came up for discussion in the Assembly...
  • Bikeborne rob cash worth Rs 8 lakh from vegetable trader outside local bank July 8, 2014

    A vegetable trader was on Monday allegedly robbed of Rs 8 lakh by two bikeborne youths in front of a local bank in Kanpur's Mall road area, police said. The incident took place when Nikhil Arora, hailing from Punjab, was coming out of the bank with the cash inside a bag,...
  • BJP backed candidate wins Ranchi mayoral polls June 27, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) backed candidate Asha Lakra was on Friday declared winner in the Ranchi mayoral election, more than a year after the polls were cancelled over cashforvote allegations. Asha Lakra defeated Trinamool Congress (TMC) backed candidate Naveen Lakra by a margin of 14,969 votes, said an official. Asha...
  • US man returns $ 125,000 that fell from armoured truck May 31, 2014

    Fresno: A Salvation Army worker in California is being rewarded for his decision to return a bag containing $125,000 that fell from an armored truck. Joe Cornell tells The Fresno Bee that he found the cash on Tuesday after a Brinks truck pulled away from a red light in Fresno...
  • Elections 2014: Rs 331 cr cash, 225 lakh litre liquor, 1.85 lakh kg drugs seized May 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Voting in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections is over and the data released by the Election Commission shows that over Rs 331 crore in cash was seized during the polls. The EC also seized 225 lakh litre liquor and 1.85 lakh kg drugs this election season. Andhra Pradesh...
  • BPO employee robbed of cash, valuables in Noida May 2, 2014

    A BPO employee was robbed of cash and valuables from near Sector 15A here by armed men, police said on Friday. The incident happened on Thursday when Sumit Khanna was returning home to Mayur Vihar. When he reached Sector 15A area in Noida, a car overtook him and forced him to...
  • Rs 40 lakh cash seized from Bolero in pollbound Begusarai April 29, 2014

    As part of intensive campaign against use of black money in elections, police on Monday seized Rs 40 lakh from a Bolero in Begusarai district. The seizure was made during search of Bolero in Sahebpur Kamal police station area of the district, Superintendent of Police, Harpreet Kaur said. The unaccounted cash...
  • Six miscreants robbed passengers, assaulted them in moving trains April 22, 2014

    Passengers of two trains, one starting from Delhi and another bound for the national capital, were robbed of valuables, cash and assaulted by a group of six unidentified armed assailants late last night. According to Government Railway Police (GRP), both incidents took place between 1 AM and 3.30 AM last night...
  • Rs 15 lakh cash seized in Jharkhand ahead of LS polls April 21, 2014

    Police on Sunday seized Rs.15 lakh in cash in Jharkhand's Dhanbad district ahead of Thursday's Lok Sabha polls. The cash was seized from a man travelling in a bus from Giridih to Dhanbad, near Barwadda area of Dhanbad district, around 240 km from Ranchi. Police have launched search operations ahead of April...
  • STF arrests Maoist, seize Rs 63,000 cash April 19, 2014

    A hardcore Maoist was arrested on Saturday by Special Task Force (STF) from Buxar and a levy money of 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 Kumar...
  • Show Me The Money: Amarinder Singh has assets worth over Rs 81 cr April 13, 2014

    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 April 13, 2014

    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 April 12, 2014

    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 April 12, 2014

    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 the cash,...
  • Show Me The Money: Poonam Mahajan has assets worth Rs 108 crore April 11, 2014

    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 April 6, 2014

    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 total value...