Beneficiaries

  • HC rejects Thackeray's estranged son Jaidev's plea for relief on the late leader's will April 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The Bombay High Court on Thursday refused to grant interim relief to Jaidev, estranged son of Shiv Sena supremo late Balasaheb Thackeray, seeking to restrain the beneficiaries of his father's will from selling or disposing of the family properties. Uddhav Thackeray, Executive President of Sena and son of the...
  • Michael Schumacher made will in 2010 naming family as beneficiaries January 6, 2014

    London: Three years before his ski accident, Formula One legend Michael Schumacher had made a will of distributing his 750 million pounds (over $1 billion) cash, cars and property empire among his wife and two children. According to Daily Mail, in 2010, the seven-time Formula One World Champion admitted that he...
  • Government plans to give LPG subsidy in cash April 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The government is planning to start transferring the subsidy for cooking gas in cash under the direct benefit transfer scheme, Finance Minister P Chidambaram said on Saturday. Addressing a media conference in Delhi, Chidambaram said he would soon meet Petroleum Minister Veerappa Moily and sort out the issues...
  • BJP calls for 'in-depth' inquiry in farm debt waiver scheme after CAG report March 5, 2013

    The main Opposition BJP called for an inquiry into the farm debt waiver scheme after CAG report highlighting government's lapses and irregularities in implementing the scheme. "There are things rotting somewhere and that is why we want an in-depth inquiry because without that you won't be able to prove the...
  • CAG report on farm debt waiver scheme reveals lapses March 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General's (CAG) final report on the farm debt waiver scheme highlighted loopholes and pointed out irregularities in implementation of the Rs 52,000 crore scheme. The report was tabled in Parliament on Tuesday. The CAG report said over Rs 20 crore were doled to ineligible farmers...
  • Direct Cash Transfer scheme beneficiaries clueless February 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Aadhaar card enabled cash transfers, or Direct Cash Transfer (DCT) scheme, which was launched on January 1, 2013, was UPA-led government's supposed game changer. However, the scheme is yet to take off properly. For example, most of the beneficiaries of the Janani Suraksha Yojana, a conditional cash transfer scheme...
  • Bulandshahr beneficiaries of Khurshid NGO received aid after row October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Union Law Minister Salman Khurshid's Zakir Hussain Memorial Trust now faces more allegations over the allotment of support equipment to the differently-abled. CNN-IBN travelled to Bulandshahr where camps were held to distribute equipment to the differently-abled and found both, jarring stories of discrepancies and genuine beneficiaries of the...
  • Bhutto's assassination opens mystery bag of doubts December 28, 2007

    New Delhi: Much before anything could be done, Bhutto’s worst fears came true. Earlier Benazir was reported as saying, “There is a threat to my life. I have written a letter to Mush telling him who I think is behind my life”. As Benazir was getting into her car at...
  • Parveen Babi's kin claims her assets June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: One of Parveen Babi's relatives has claimed her assets, saying the actress had named him as a beneficiary in her will. Muradkhan Babi has moved the Bombay High Court, claiming that the late Babi had made a will in which she named him a as beneficiary and asked him...