LAND DEALS

  • Some clarifications to allegations against Robert Vadra 5 days ago

    New Delhi: For the past few days, the front pages of leading newspapers have dedicated their space to stories on Robert Vadra. Now let us for a moment ignore the previous bit of hit & run journalism done by some of them, conveniently timed during the Haryana elections, which Mr...
  • Robert Vadra land deal a 'dead issue', raked up only for polls: Congress 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Congress on Friday downplayed reports that "relaxations" were extended to Robert Vadra in a land deal in Haryana and said that a "dead issue" cannot be flogged indefinitely while claiming that similar contentions have been rejected in the past by court. "We have discussed the issue many times. For...
  • EC clears Vadra land deal Congress demands apology from Modi October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: A war of words erupted today after the EC order that there was no poll code violation by Haryana Government in clearing the land deal involving Robert Vadra with Congress demanding an apology from Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP slamming its government in the state. The BJP sought...
  • Haryana government did not present full facts on Vadra deal: BJP October 9, 2014

    New Delhi: After Election Commission rejected its complaint against Haryana government on Robert Vadra's land deal, BJP on Thursday charged the Bhupinder Singh Hooda government with not presenting full facts of the case before the poll panel. The party also charged the Haryana government with "speaking in two voices" in...
  • Haryana polls: No breach of model code in state government nod to Vadra-DLF land deal, says EC October 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Election Commission on Wednesday ruled that there appears to be no violation of the model code of conduct by Haryana government in clearing the land deal between Robert Vadra and real estate major DLF. Responding to the allegation levelled by BJP's Election Cell, the EC said in...
  • Vadra land deals: PM Modi a 'habitual liar', says Congress October 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Calling Prime Minister Narendra Modi a "habitual liar", the Congress on Tuesday accused him of trying to "mislead" the people of Haryana and the Election Commission by alleging violations of model code of conduct in the land deal issue involving Robert Vadra. Expressing regret for using such words,...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories October 6, 2014

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  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle October 6, 2014

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  • News 360: Pakistan violates ceasefire again, India retaliates October 6, 2014

    Pakistan violated ceasefire yet again on Monday as its troops fired on Indian villages killing five people and injuring 30 others. ...
  • Tamil Nadu CM J Jayalalithaa's legal wrangles September 27, 2014

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, convicted on Saturday by a Bangalore special court in a disproportionate assets case, had fought more than a dozen cases and was acquitted in most of them. On September 21, 2001, Jayalalithaa had to step down as Chief Minister following a Supreme Court verdict...
  • Relief for Robert Vadra, Delhi HC rejects plea seeking CBI probe into his land deals September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has dismissed a petition seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation probe in the land deals of Congress President Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra. The plea was dismissed on the grounds that it had been dismissed by the Supreme Court earlier and that it was...
  • Raje government launches probe into Vadra land deals May 6, 2014

    The Vasundhara Raje government in Rajasthan has launched a probe into land deals of Congress president Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra in the state when the Congress was in power. "The state government has directed collectors of Jodhpur, Barmer and Bikaner districts to gather information on deals and draft a factual...
  • There will be a fair probe into Vadra's land deals: Arun Jaitley April 29, 2014

    BJP leader Arun Jaitley said that it is for the investigative agencies to look into the matter professionally and correctly if there is a case or not against Robert Vadra's land deal. ...
  • Adani and Vadra: Did proximity to power get them undue benefits? April 28, 2014

    The BJP has clearly launched a full frontal attack against Congress by raking up the Vadra land deals. But surprisingly not a single case has been registered against the Gandhi soninlaw after the BJP came into power in Rajasthan. On the other side Gautam Adani, the industrialist in the eye...
  • Not received any land for pittance from Modi government: Adani April 28, 2014

    New Delhi: Gautam Adani, the industrialist in the eye of a storm about alleged favouritism by the Modi government of Gujarat, today responded to allegations in his first ever TV interview with CNNIBN, denying any special treatment by the Gujarat government. "I have never received any special treatment from Modi, nor...
  • Files on Vadra in Rajasthan being examined, can't rush the case: BJP April 28, 2014

    On Sunday, the BJP had released a video on alleged land deals of Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra in Rajasthan and Haryana, terming it as the 'Robert Vadra model of development'. When asked why no action has been taken against Vadra in Rajasthan despite a BJP government, BJP leader Subramanian...
  • Congress continues to defend Robert Vadra, says BJP scared of Priyanka April 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The Congress continues to defend party President Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra after the Bharatiya Janata Party released a CD questioning his land deals in Rajasthan and Haryana. The Congress has said that no charge against Vadra has been proven with all PILs filed against him dismissed. The party...
  • BJP's repeated attacks on Vadra shows it is scared of Priyanka: Cong April 27, 2014

    New Delhi: With the Bharatiya Janata Party's frequency of attacks increasing by the day on Robert Vadra, Congress on Sunday said that the principal opposition was scared of Priyanka Gandhi and hence was attacking her husband. Congress leader Abhishek Manu Singhvi while speaking to CNNIBN said that the BJP is scared...
  • Ready for more such accusations, says Priyanka on Vadra video April 27, 2014

    Priyanka Gandhi on Sunday reacted strongly against the BJP after it released a video targeting her husband Robert Vadra. Priyanka said that she was ready for more such accusations and attacks by the BJP. ...
  • Cyrus Broacha's take on Vadra's alleged land deals April 27, 2014

    The vitriolics continue this election season. Bharatiya Janata Party leader Uma Bharti has once again hit out at the Gandhis calling Congress President Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra a thief who will be punished irrespective of his ties with the Gandhis. Vadra has been named in land buying spree between...
  • BJP releases video targeting Robert Vadra's 'corrupt' land deals April 27, 2014

    New Delhi: In its most direct attack ever, the Bharatiya Janata Party on Sunday released a video targeting Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw Robert Vadra accusing him of being involved in fraudulent land deals in Congressruled states. At a press conference today, the BJP released a film that questions the source of Vadra's...
  • LS polls: Narendra Modi attacks Robert Vadra over land deals April 3, 2014

    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 March 27, 2014

    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 all...
  • Next government won’t be formed without AAP's support: Arvind Kejriwal March 2, 2014

    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 in...
  • Trouble for Vadra, Rajasthan BJP MPs seek probe into his land deals February 9, 2014

    Jaipur: Trouble seems to be brewing for Congress President Sonia Gandhi's soninlaw 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 land...
  • Need probe into Robert Vadra land deals in Rajasthan: Bikaner MP February 8, 2014

    Five Rajasthan BJP MPs have written to Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje demanding a probe into land deals by Congress President soninlaw Robert Vadra. A BJP MP from Bikaner Arjun Ram Meghwal said that the previous government did not do anything against Vadra because of his ties with them. That's why...
  • Vadra land deals: BJP MPs write to Raje demanding probe December 24, 2013

    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 soninlaw, Robert Vadra. BJP MPs Ravi Shankar Prasad, JP Nadda, Bhupinder Yadav, Arjun...
  • Haryana charges IAS officer Khemka with destroying Vadra's reputation December 5, 2013

    Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Thursday served chargesheet to IAS officer Ashok Khemka over VadraDLF 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 VadraDLF land deal. He has...
  • Khemka says he has been charged as he cancelled Vadra's land deals October 20, 2013

    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 soninlaw Robert Vadra's land deal. Speaking to CNNIBN's Jyoti Kamal, Khemka has vowed to keep on fighting. Khemka clarified that he has not been served...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey October 17, 2013

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