Land Deals

  • LS polls: Narendra Modi attacks Robert Vadra over land deals 03-04-2014 07:09 PM

    At the time of addressing a rally in Ghaziabad on Thursday, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi attacked Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra over land deals. Modi said, "I want to ask the Shehzada, if his brother-in-law will also be a 'chowkidaar' of the country as he said that the...
  • Allegations of favours to Vadra politically motivated, says Haryana CM 27-03-2014 08:47 AM

    Gurgaon: The Robert Vadra land deals have put a question mark on the Haryana government. However, Harayana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has denied having granted favours to Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Vadra. Speaking to CNN-IBN , Hooda called all corruption allegations against him politically motivated. "The allegations are...
  • Next government won’t be formed without AAP's support: Arvind Kejriwal 02-03-2014 07:09 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday claimed that his party will secure 100 seats in Lok Sabha election and that the next government cannot be formed without its support as he launched a fresh attack on Narendra Modi over his alleged links with Mukesh Ambani. Addressing a rally...
  • Trouble for Vadra, Rajasthan BJP MPs seek probe into his land deals 09-02-2014 07:56 AM

    Jaipur: Trouble seems to be brewing for Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra as five BJP MPs from Rajasthan have written to Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje demanding investigation into the land deals by him. With Lok Sabha elections just round the corner, the Rajasthan Revenue Borad has put the...
  • Vadra land deals: BJP MPs write to Raje demanding probe 24-12-2013 12:16 AM

    Five BJP MPs have asked Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje to set up a commission to inquire into alleged irregularities committed by the previous Congress government in the state in land deals involving the companies of Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law, Robert Vadra. BJP MPs Ravi Shankar Prasad, JP Nadda, Bhupinder Yadav,...
  • Haryana charges IAS officer Khemka with destroying Vadra's reputation 05-12-2013 10:09 AM

    Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Thursday served chargesheet to IAS officer Ashok Khemka over Vadra-DLF land deal cancellation issue. He has been given 15 days time to reply to the chargesheet. The state government has chargesheeted Khemka for overstepping his jurisdiction in the cancellation of Vadra-DLF land deal. He has...
  • Khemka says he has been charged as he cancelled Vadra's land deals 20-10-2013 07:58 AM

    New Delhi: Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka has indicated that the Haryana government's chargesheet against him could be a retaliation for cancelling Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's land deal. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Jyoti Kamal, Khemka has vowed to keep on fighting. Khemka clarified that he has not been...
  • MP who sought CBI probe into Robert Vadra's land deals quits Congress 23-09-2013 03:12 PM

    New Delhi: Gurgaon MP Rao Inderjeet Singh has resigned from the Congress party. The MP from Gurgaon and a former minister of state had asked for a CBI inquiry into the land deals of Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra. His daughter had recently launched a new political party...
  • Govt is defending Vadra deal to avoid a larger inquiry: Jyoti Kamal 22-08-2013 04:44 PM

    Days after Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka's claims, CNN-IBN has accessed documents that reveal that Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra did buy land from Omkareshwar properties using a 'fictitious' cheque. Documents accessed by CNN-IBN show IAS officer Ashok Khemka claiming in his response to a Haryana government inquiry...
  • Khemka says courts should monitor probe into Robert Vadra land deals 21-08-2013 07:02 PM

    New Delhi: Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka on Wednesday said that an independent probe monitored by the Punjab and Haryana High Court or the Supreme Court should be conducted into the alleged illegal land deals of Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi. In a debate with senior...
  • Documents show Robert Vadra bought land using a 'fictitious' cheque 21-08-2013 08:21 AM

    Chandigarh: Days after Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka's claims, CNN-IBN has accessed documents that reveal that Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra did buy land from Omkareshwar properties using a 'fictitious' cheque. Documents accessed by CNN-IBN show IAS officer Ashok Khemka claimed in his response to a Haryana government...
  • Robert Vadra land deal: Ashok Khemka defends action 18-08-2013 08:30 PM

    Defending his action in the controversial land deal in Gurgaon involving Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka has said morality demands one starts at the top and that requires guts and courage. "If you have to take action, the morality should start from the top, right...
  • Robert Vadra guilty of criminal behaviour, ethical misconduct: Khemka 18-08-2013 03:48 PM

    Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka in an interview with Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate admitted that a greater criminal investigation is needed to establish the truth in Robert Vadra's land dealings. "The truth is to be established by looking at his (Robert Vadra) account statement," he said. Here is the...
  • Cong leaders accuse Gurgaon MP of developing illegal colonies 13-08-2013 11:48 PM

    Gurgaon: Six Congress leaders from Gurgaon on Tuesday accused party MP Rao Inderjit Singh, who demanded a probe into alleged land controversy, including the one involving Robert Vadra, of making baseless allegations on the state government and developing illegal colonies himself. The Congress leaders in a statement alleged that Singh...
  • 7 Haryana IAS officers stonewalled Khemka's probe into Vadra land deal 13-08-2013 10:22 PM

    Chandigarh: Senior Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka in his report had accused Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's of being benefitted by falsifying land documents. CNN-IBN has found that the Haryana government probe appointed to inquire into Khemka's charges has raised more questions than answers as Khemka was stonewalled...
  • My loyalty is towards the people: Congress MP who wants Vadra probed 13-08-2013 06:55 PM

    New Delhi: Congress MP Rao Inderjeet Singh on Tuesday reiterated that all land deals in Haryana including those involving Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra should be probed while dismissing rumours that he was taking on the first family of the Congress as he planned to quit the party...
  • Vadra dominates all-party meet as UPA hopes for consensus on Food Bill 13-08-2013 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Robert Vadra land deals issue dominated the all-party meeting on Tuesday. Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj said that the government should allow the Opposition to raise the issue in the House. She also said that other critical issues should also be discussed in...
  • Won't allow debate on Vadra in Parliament: Congress 13-08-2013 03:08 PM

    New Delhi: Land deals involving Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra cannot be discussed in Parliament, the party said on Tuesday even as the Opposition pilloried the Congress leadership for trying to save him. While targeting Vadra, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha MP Yashwant Sinha said that he...
  • Robert Vadra has made crores without any investment, alleges BJP 13-08-2013 02:34 PM

    New Delhi: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha on Monday took a dig at Congress Chairperson Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra over his alleged involvement in land deals in Gurgaon. He called Vadra a highly connected person, who has made crores without even going to a business school or...
  • Sukhbir Singh Badal demands judicial probe in all land deals of Vadra 13-08-2013 02:30 AM

    Punjab Deputy Chief Minister Sukhbir Singh Badal on Monday sought a probe by a sitting Supreme Court Judge in all land deals of the Vadra family, especially in the Congress ruled states of Haryana and Rajasthan. "Daily new revelation of land deals linked to the Vadra family makes it imperative...
  • Congress issues gag order on Vadra, only designated leaders to speak 13-08-2013 01:02 AM

    New Delhi: Feeling the heat over the Robert Vadra land deals, the Congress has now issued a gag order to all of its ministers on the issue. Only designated ministers will be allowed to speak on Robert Vadra. This comes as a Congress MP on Monday said there should be...
  • Congress MP demands CBI probe into Khemka's allegations against Vadra 12-08-2013 02:09 PM

    New Delhi: Two months since IAS office Ashok Khemka submitted his report on Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra land deal, no action has taken by the Haryana government. CNN-IBN has learnt that Haryana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda might have links to the companies that benefitted from the...
  • BJP seeks discussion on Robert Vadra's land deals in Parliament 12-08-2013 10:50 AM

    New Delhi: The BJP has moved a motion to suspend Question Hour in Parliament over the Robert Vadra land deals. This came after IAS officer Ashok Khemka took on the Haryana government again last week when he filed a 100-page reply alleging that Robert Vadra falsified documents for several land...
  • BJP behind Robert Vadra's land deal row: Congress 10-08-2013 07:09 PM

    New Delhi: The Congress has alleged a BJP hand in the land deal controversy in Haryana involving Robert Vadra, alleging that IAS officer Ashok Khemka, who "exposed" the land deal with DLF, is playing into the opposition's hands. Questioning the timing of the raking up of Khemka's views on Vadra's...
  • No favour to any party in Vadra-DLF deals: Hooda 10-08-2013 06:36 PM

    Rohtak: With IAS officer Ashok Khemka questioning the role Haryana's Department of Town and Country Planning (DTCP) in Robert Vadra-DLF land deals, state Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said on Saturday his government had not done any favour to any party. "We have not done any favour to any party....
  • Robert Vadra falsified documents for Gurgaon land, claims Khemka 10-08-2013 09:28 AM

    Chandigarh: There seems to be more trouble for Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra and his land deals in Haryana. IAS officer Ashok Khemka has claimed that Vadra falsified documents for 3.53 acre land in the Shikohpur village of Gurgaon. Khemka claimed that the Vadra-DLF deal was worth Rs...
  • Jharkhand: Aadhaar mandatory for sale, purchase of land 22-05-2013 12:56 AM

    Ranchi: Aadhaar will be mandatory as proof during land deals in Jharkhand from January 1 2014, an official release said on Tuesday. The decision was taken to bring in transparency in the sale/purchase of land and prevention of registering the same land more than once, the release said quoting Chief...