TSR Scam

  • CWG: HC notice to CBI on Kalmadi's bail plea 30-11-2011 12:17 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday sought the CBI's response on the bail plea of sacked CWG Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi in a Games-related scam case, who cited the Supreme Court ruling that bail should be the rule and jail an exception. Justice Mukta Gupta issued notice...
  • CWG: CVC to give fresh cases of corruption to CBI 16-10-2011 12:47 PM

    New Delhi: The CVC will give some more fresh cases to CBI to probe alleged criminal conspiracy and graft by certain government employees in carrying out Commonwealth Games-related works. Sources in the anti-corruption watchdog said large-scale financial and administrative irregularities have been found in about seven cases carried out by...
  • CWG: SC refuses plea to monitor CBI probe 16-09-2011 12:17 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a petition seeking monitoring of the CBI probe into alleged corruption cases related to the Commonwealth Games. A bench comprising justices RM Lodha and Gyan Sudha Misra said there was no need to interfere with the investigation by the CBI...
  • Kalmadi aide VK Verma's bail plea rejected 03-09-2011 07:11 PM

    New Delhi: The bail plea of former Director of Commonwealth Games OC VK Verma, arrested for his alleged role in awarding a games contract to a Swiss firm at inflated rates, was dismissed by a Delhi court on Saturday. Special CBI Judge Talwant Singh dismissed Verma's bail application on the...
  • TSR scam: contract awarded before firms applied 03-07-2011 11:31 AM

    New Delhi: Top CWG Organising Committee officials, including its chairman Suresh Kalmadi, had decided to award the contract for Timing, Scoring and Result (TSR) system to Swiss company Omega much before the firm had applied for the same, a senior civil servant has told the CBI. Rahul Bhatnagar, currently working...
  • CWG scam: Lal's bail plea to be heard on June 6 30-05-2011 06:18 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday deferred till June 6 the hearing on bail plea of former CWG Organising Committee's Deputy Director General Surjeet Lal, arrested for his alleged role in awarding a Games-related contract to a Swiss firm at an exorbitant cost. Special CBI Judge Talwant Singh posted...
  • CWG: Kalmadi drags Jarnail Singh in TSR scam 26-05-2011 06:44 PM

    New Delhi: Disgraced CWG OC chairman Suresh Kalmadi, accused of irregularities in TSR scam, on Thursday tried to shift the blame for award of the contract to OC CEO Jarnail Singh insisting that he was aware of the contract and was informed at all stages of decision. Senior advocate Siddharth...
  • CBI chargesheets Kalmadi in CWG TSR scam 20-05-2011 03:55 PM

    New Delhi: Sacked Commonwealth Games Organising Committee Suresh Kalmadi and eight others have been chargesheeted by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Time Scoring and Results scam. The CBI called Kalmadi as the "main accused" in a corruption case relating to irregularities in awarding the Time Scoring and Results...
  • CWG scam: lowest TSR bidder was incompetent 19-05-2011 09:42 PM

    New Delhi: Suresh Kalmadi, Lalit Bhannot and VK Verma, all accused of pushing for a private firm Swiss Timing for supplying Timing Scoring and Results system for the Commonwealth Games (CWG), are now behind the bars. They stand accused ignoring the bid claims of this contract to MSL SPAIN, a...
  • CWG: Kalmadi to be chargesheeted in TSR scam 18-05-2011 07:59 PM

    New Delhi: Suresh Kalmadi, the sacked chairman of Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, is to be chargesheeted by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the Time Scoring and Result (TSR) scam. Attacked in the court premises earlier, the countdown has begun for Suresh Kalmadi to spend another few months in...
  • CWG: Kalmadi's bail plea deferred to May 13 09-05-2011 03:19 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday deferred to May 13 the hearing on the bail plea of former Commonwealth Games Organising Committee chief Suresh Kalmadi. Special Judge Talwant Singh said "the arguments on the application will be heard May 13th". Kalmadi had been first sent to eight days police...
  • CWG: Court dismisses bail plea of Bhanot, Verma 29-04-2011 05:38 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday dismissed the bail plea of two top CWG Organising Committee officials arrested in connection with alleged irregularities in awarding a Rs 107 crore contract to a Swiss firm. OC's former Secretary General Lalit Bhanot and its ex-Director General VK Verma had moved their...
  • Had no option but to sign deals: Jarnail Singh 29-04-2011 07:27 AM

    New Delhi: The CEO of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee told CNN-IBN that he had no option but to sign the inflated deals since most deals and purchases were left for the last moment. Talking to CNN-IBN, Jarnail Singh said, "In the TSR contract, when I came into the scene,...
  • I approved TSR deal based on OC report: Hooper 28-04-2011 03:46 PM

    Commonwealth Games Federation CEO Mike Hooper has shirked all blame saying he just went with Commonwealth Games Organising Committee recommendations on the time scoring deal. Hooper spoke to CNN-IBN after the channel revealed that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's representative on the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, Jarnail Singh, knew and approved...
  • TSR scam now hits National Games too 27-04-2011 07:10 AM

    New Delhi: Former Commomwealth Games Chief Suresh Kalmadi's involvement in the Time Scoring and result scam, first exposed on CNN-IBN may be actually deeper. New revelations by CNN-IBN show that the same pattern of inflated prices for TSR equipment was witnessed in the recently concluded national games as well. Documents...
  • Kalmadi, GEM in National Games mess too? 26-04-2011 08:57 PM

    New Delhi: Suresh Kalmadi has been arrested in the TSR scam with the CBI accusing him of conspiring with a private firm named GEM International, which is the Indian representative of Swiss timing for causing a loss of almost Rs 50 crores. Now investigators are trying to figure out whether...
  • Suresh Kalmadi: From politics to scams 25-04-2011 01:07 PM

    New Delhi: In politics, the rise of Suresh Kalmadi has been meteoric with a plenty of inflections. In 1977, Suresh Kalmadi was the district president of Congress' youth wing and in four years, he was the member of the Rajya Sabha. The cadet who passed out of the National Defence...