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  • FIR registered against Congress leader for defacing Gowda's property 08-07-2014 08:40 PM

    New Delhi: An FIR has been registered against Congress leader Mukesh Sharma for defacing Railway Minister DV Sadananda Gowda's property on Tuesday. The move came after Mukesh Sharma was seen removing Gowda's nameplate from outside his house and stomping on it. The incident occured while Congress workers were demonstrating outside...
  • Delhi: Congress attacks Arvind Kejriwal over his new residence 24-06-2014 08:56 PM

    New Delhi: Delhi Congress on Tuesday attacked former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over his new residence in Civil Lines area claiming that the AAP chief has developed a habit of living in sprawling houses by wasting poor people's money. "Arvind Kejriwal had been paying rent of Rs 85,000 using...
  • Crisis in Iraq will lead to spike in inflation: Mukesh Ambani 19-06-2014 09:25 PM

    Mumbai: Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries which operates the world's largest single-location oil refinery at Jamnagar, on Thursday said the crisis in Iraq will lead to higher fuel prices which in turn will raise inflation. "In an inter-connected world like the one we are living in today, what's happening...
  • Congress launches 10-day agitation against power, water crises 18-06-2014 10:49 PM

    New Delhi: Congress on Wednesday launched its 10-day long agitation against the power and water crises in the national Capital, during which they burnt the effigies of Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal and former Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal. Party workers, led by DPCC chief Arvinder Singh Lovely and chief...
  • Reliance plans Rs 1.8 lakh cr spending; to start 4G next year 18-06-2014 04:52 PM

    Mumbai: Reliance Industries will start offering 4G telecom services next year and unveiled a Rs 1.8 lakh crore investment plan across businesses aimed at catapulting it into the top 50 companies of the world. About five years after buying out Infotel Broadband Services within hours of the firm winning nationwide...
  • Reliance to launch its 4G network in the next few months 18-06-2014 12:44 PM

    Mumbai: Reliance Industries Limited had its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday where Chairman Mukesh Ambani said that the next three years will be transformational for the company. Some of the big takeaways from the AGM were that Reliance will be launching its 4G broadband network in the next few months....
  • Underwater vehicle by Mumbai students to feature at US meet 16-06-2014 02:19 PM

    Mumbai: A remote-operated underwater vehicle with a robotic arm, made by engineering students of a city institute will feature at an international technology innovation event to be held in the US later this month. A team of students from Mukesh Patel School of Technology Management and Engineering, Narsee Monjee Institute...
  • Rajat Gupta penning book to tell his story 14-06-2014 01:59 PM

    New York: India-born former Goldman Sachs Director Rajat Gupta, who is scheduled to begin his prison term on June 17, hopes to release a book telling his side of the story and visit India once he completes his two-year sentence, according to a media report. Gupta, 65, lost his final...
  • I literally begged the producers for work: Neil Nitin Mukesh 13-06-2014 02:34 PM

    Mumbai: Neil Nitin Mukesh, who is the grandson of famed singer Mukesh, says that despite being from a film family, he had to 'beg' for work in showbiz. The actor was present at the launch of spot girl-turned-author Komal Mehta's book 'Spot Girl' when he disclosed his share of hardships...
  • Raghav Bahl quits Network 18 30-05-2014 10:11 PM

    New Delhi: Network18 Founder and Managing Director Raghav Bahl has quit the media group after agreeing to sell controlling stake to Mukesh Ambani-led Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL). A day after the deal was announced, Bahl in a letter to employees of the group said he and his wife Ritu are...
  • Indian doctor awarded gold medal by Australian Medical Association 28-05-2014 04:34 PM

    A prominent Indian-origin doctor has been awarded the Australian Medical Association's highest honour for his outstanding service to the medical profession and the community. The Australian Medical Association (AMA) honoured Mukesh Haikerwal, who is a former president of the association, with the AMA Gold Medal. Presenting the medal to him...
  • No internal democracy in AAP: Congress 24-05-2014 08:02 PM

    New Delhi: Taking a dig at Aam Aadmi Party, Congress on Saturday said that quitting of two key members Shazia Ilmi and GR Gopinath from the fledging party has "proved" there was no internal democracy in it due to which leaders were "deserting" Arvind Kejriwal. Chief spokesperson of Delhi Congress...
  • Watch: Nita Ambani visits Golden Temple in Amritsar 22-05-2014 11:57 AM

    Philanthropist Nita Ambani visited the Golden Temple in Amritsar on Thursday morning. "There is a lot of peace and tranquility here," she said. ...
  • ONGC moves Delhi HC against RIL over alleged gas theft 15-05-2014 04:13 PM

    New Delhi: State-owned oil and gas major Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) has moved the Delhi High Court against Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries. The ONGC has accused the RIL of exploiting substantial gas from its natural gas block. The two companies have been involved in a face-off for the...
  • Mukesh Ambani's Mumbai residence most expensive billionaire home 14-05-2014 06:19 PM

    New York: Reliance Industries Chairman Mukesh Ambani's skyscraper residence in Mumbai is the most expensive billionaire home in the world, according to a Forbes list which also includes Indian-origin steel tycoon Lakshmi Mittal's houses in London. Ambani's 27-story, 400,000-square-foot skyscraper home Antilia named after a mythical island in the Atlantic,...
  • SC seeks Centre's reply on PIL against 4G licences to Reliance 09-05-2014 06:46 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Firday sought response of the Centre and telecom regulator TRAI on a PIL filed by an NGO challenging grant of 4G licences to Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd (RJIL). A bench of Justices HL Dattu and SA Bobde issued notice to the Centre,...
  • HC stays action against Moily, Ambani in KG gas pricing case 09-05-2014 03:49 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Friday stayed action against Union Minister Veerappa Moily and industrialist Mukesh Ambani on an FIR filed by former Delhi chief minister Arvind Kejriwal in the KG basin gas pricing case. The Anti-Corruption Bureau of the Delhi government had registered the FIR under sections...
  • Kejriwal Slams Cong, BJP for Pre-Poll Understanding 29-04-2014 03:45 PM

    Raking up the snoopgate scandal and Robert Vadra controversy, Arvind Kejriwal on Tuedsday accused both the Congress and BJP of having a pre-poll understanding and not taking any action against each other on the two issues. He also asked why Congress President Sonia Gandhi and BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra...
  • EC asks Gujarat minister to disclose relations with Ambanis 02-04-2014 07:11 PM

    The Election Commission of India has asked the Gujarat Energy and Petroleum Minister Saurabh Patel to disclose his relationship with the Ambani family. The EC has asked Saurabh Patel to do so, in connection with his complaint against Aam Aadmi Party chief Arvind Kejriwal, who had accused him of favouring...
  • Delhi gangrape: SC stays death penalty of convicts Mukesh, Pawan till March 31 15-03-2014 05:51 PM

    New Delhi: In a new twist in the Delhi gangrape case, the Supreme Court on Saturday stayed the execution of two convicts, Pawan and Mukesh, till March 31. Pawan and Mukesh had moved the apex court challenging their conviction and death sentence a short while ago. The SC order comes...
  • Neil Nitin Mukesh to make his Tamil debut as a villain in a new film 15-03-2014 04:29 PM

    Chennai: Filmmaker AR Murugadoss Saturday confirmed that Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh will make his Tamil debut with upcoming yet-untitled film featuring superstar Vijay. "Yes, Neil is playing villain in our new film," posted Murugadoss on his Twitter page. Vijay and Murugadoss have teamed up for the second time after...
  • AAP's fund raising drive in Gujarat receives poor response 04-03-2014 08:16 PM

    If funds donated are any indicator of popularity, then the Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) fund-raising drive before Lok Sabha elections has received a poor response in Gujarat. Compared to funds collected from other states, the Gujarat unit of the AAP ranked eighth and when average donations are taken into account...
  • Gates reclaims top spot, Mukesh Ambani richest Indian in Forbes billionaire list 04-03-2014 10:08 AM

    Bill Gates has returned to the top of Forbes magazine's annual list of the world's richest people, as rising stock markets swelled the ranks of billionaires, which included a record number of women. With a net worth of $76 billion, the Microsoft Corp co-founder reclaimed the top spot after a...
  • India home to 70 billionaires; Mukesh Ambani richest Indian 02-03-2014 10:50 PM

    India is home to the fifth largest group of billionaires in the world and Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, is the country's richest man with a personal fortune of USD 18 billion, says a report. According China-based research firm Hurun's 2014 global rich list, Mukesh Ambani was ranked 41st...
  • 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...
  • India home to 70 billionaires; Mukesh Ambani richest Indian 02-03-2014 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: India is home to the fifth largest group of billionaires in the world and Mukesh Ambani, chairman of Reliance Industries, is the country's richest man with a personal fortune of $18 billion, says a report. According China-based research firm Hurun's 2014 global rich list, Mukesh Ambani was ranked...
  • Veerappa Moily writes to PM, justifies RIL's high gas rates 24-02-2014 03:32 PM

    New Delhi: Oil Minister Veerappa Moily has justified the high gas rates that Reliance Industries Limited is charging the government for CNG. Moily wrote to the Prime Minister saying that gas fields will not be available if the prices are lowered. Moily's response came hours after the Aam Aadmi Party...
  • Delhi BJP passes resolution against over Rs 300 crore subsidy to BSES 16-02-2014 10:26 PM

    New Delhi: After a series of attacks by the Aam Aadmi Party, the Bharatiya Janata Party unit in Delhi hit back on Sunday by moving a resolution against the Rs 323 crore subsidy provided to BSES by the Arvind Kejriwal government. BJP claims that Rs 323 crore was actually allotted...