BUSINESSMAN

  • Pune: Businessman found dead in hotel, suicide note recovered October 28, 2014

    Pune: Prominent Pune-based businessman and hotelier Ajay Chordia was found hanging in his hotel room. Pune police said that they have found a suicide note. Chordia, managed the real estate firm, Panchsil Realty, which made news in 2011 after BJP alleged it was partly owned by Sharad Pawar's daughter Supriya...
  • IndoChina ties will change the world's outlook, says businessmen September 17, 2014

    In an interview to CNNIBN, businessmen commented on how IndoChina ties will change the world's outlook. "These talks are very vital. It is a big opportunity for us. One of the key discussions should be on investment," said a businessman. ...
  • Two police officials arrested for extortion in New Delhi September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: A woman subinspector and a constable have been arrested for extorting money from a Punjabbased businessman after threatening to trap him in the sex trade, Delhi Police said on Wednesday. Subinspector Vandana and constable Hans Kumar were taken into custody after a complaint was lodged against them two days...
  • Saradha scam: CBI now nabs Kolkata businessman August 23, 2014

    Kolkata: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Saturday arrested Kolkata businessman Sandhir Agarwal in connection with the multicrore rupee Saradha scam, an official said. "Following interrogation, Sandhir Agarwal has been arrested. He will be presented before a court Sunday," a CBI spokesperson said. This is the second arrest made by the...
  • Businessman commits suicde by shooting himself dead August 3, 2014

    A 50yearold businessman allegedly shot himself dead in Dalmau area in Rae Bareli, police said on Sunday. Disturbed with prolonged illness, Ram Lotan Sahu (50) shot himself with a countrymade firearm outside his residence in Maliapur village on Saturday night, Superintendent of Police, N Kolanchi said. Sahu was ill since the last...
  • UAEbased Indian businessman offers jobs to 46 Indian nurses July 6, 2014

    Dubai: A leading UAEbased Indian businessman has offered jobs to 46 Indian nurses who returned to their homeland after being stranded for about a month in the militantsheld region in Iraq. NMC Healthcare Group CEO Dr B R Shetty has made the offer to nurses, assuring them he would find place...
  • Preity Zinta molestation case: Eye witness' accounts to be recorded June 16, 2014

    While Mumbai Police has written to actress Preity Zinta asking her to record her statement in a week's time, sources say the eye witnesses' accounts would be taken down on Tuesday. ...
  • Iran billionaire executed over $ 2.6 billion fraud: Report May 24, 2014

    A billionaire businessman at the heart of a $2.6 billion state bank scam, the largest fraud case since the country's 1979 Islamic Revolution, was executed Saturday, state television reported. Authorities put Mahafarid Amir Khosravi, also known as Amir Mansour Aria, to death at Evin prison, just north of the capital, Tehran,...
  • Gadkari a 'broker', says Kejriwal while campaigning for Damania March 14, 2014

    Nagpur: Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal who is under severe criticism for his attack on media lashed out at former BJP president Nitin Gadkari during his rally in Nagpur on Friday evening. Kejriwal who is touring Maharashtra ahead of Lok Sabha elections called Gadkari a 'broker'. Nitin Gadkari is BJP's...
  • Unidentified criminals loot Rs 4 lakh from businessman January 10, 2014

    Unidentified miscreants today looted Rs 4 lakh from employees of a leading businessman of Gaya, police said. Deputy superintendent of police, Sonu Kumar Rai said that two employees of hardware businessman Govardhan Prasad Barnwal, who is also treasurer of central Bihar Chamber of Commerce, were returning to the shop after collecting...
  • Gujarat trader's abduction: CID arrests fourth suspect December 23, 2013

    One more person was arrested in Bihar for his alleged role in the abduction of a Gujaratbased businessman October 29, police said on Monday. Bihar Police's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) arrested Prem Prakash, a close associate of main suspect and gangster Chandan Sonar from Vaishali district, and interrogated him in connection...
  • Surat: Businessman alleges senior JDU leader kidnapped his son December 20, 2013

    Surat: A businessman from Surat on Friday alleged that a senior Janata Dal United functionary was involved in the kidnapping of his son. Hanif Hingora's son was kidnapped and brought to Chapra in Bihar. Even as Bihar Police arrested a person named Ranjit Singh, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has ordered...
  • Chennai-born businessman felicitated for charity work in Singapore September 19, 2013

    India-born businessman and philanthropist Mohamed Abdul Jaleel has been felicitated here for sharing part of his earnings with the Indian community in Singapore. Minister in Singapore Prime Minister's Office S Iswaran gave Jaleel the Community Champion Award and a donation of 10,000 dollars. The award is third in a series by...
  • Gym instructor arrested for kidnapping a Delhi-based businessman August 28, 2013

    Two people, including a gym instructor, were arrested in connection with a kidnapping-cum-ransom case of a Delhi-based businessman, police said on Tuesday, adding the victim has been rescued and the Rs 20 lakh ransom amount recovered. One of the accused, Dharmender Kumar, 22, was arrested from outside a hospital in north...
  • Six arrested for robbing a businessman of Rs 1.5 crore by posing as income tax officials August 4, 2013

    A driver and five of his accomplices, who robbed a businessman of Rs 1.5 crore posing as income tax officials in Delhi, have been arrested, police said on Saturday. "Inspired with a Hindi movie 'Special 26', the accused robbed a businessman of Rs 1.5 crore on July 18 posing as...
  • National level boxer confesses robbing a Delhi businessman July 27, 2013

    A 21yearold nationallevel boxer, who was arrested two days ago from Gurgaon in a carjacking case, has confessed to robbing a businessman of Rs 5 lakh in Delhi earlier in July 2013, police said on Friday. The boxer, Sumit Dahiya, his cousin Aman, and some of their associates had robbed...
  • Pune man's suicide note alleges harassment by B'lore Police July 4, 2013

    Bangalore: Punebased businessman Ripon Malhotra's suicide note has embarrassed the Bangalore Police as it alleged harassment by the men in uniform for money. In its defence, the city police claimed that Ripon Malhotra had duped investors and had been booked by the economic offences wing in the past. In his suicide...
  • Three arrested for forging signatures of senior officials July 3, 2013

    Vijayawada: GRP on Tuesday arrested three persons, including a railway clerk, for allegedly forging signatures of two senior railway officials to facilitate loan to a businessman. Sampath Kumar, realtor Bommanaboina Nagaraju, who hails from Guntur, and advocate Keshava Kumar were arrested, a senior GRP officer said. Two other railway staffers...
  • Businessman arrested for uploading his wife's porn video clip July 1, 2013

    Nagpur: A city businessman has been arrested for allegedly shooting pornographic video clips of his own wife and uploading them on to a social media website, police said on Monday. Incidentally, his wife had filed a domestic violence case against him last year, which had prompted businessman Dharmendra Jain, to shift...
  • UAE: Indian helps in freeing prisoners by paying off their debts July 1, 2013

    Dubai: Moved by their plight, an Indian businessman in the UAE has helped nearly 3,700 prisoners from several nations who had served their sentences but remained in jails in the country for lack of money, by paying off their debts and buying them air tickets for home. Firoz G Merchant, owner...
  • Tamil actor dupes businessman of Rs 5 crore June 11, 2013

    New Delhi: A Tamil film actorcumdirector was arrested by Delhi Police for duping a Delhibased businessman of Rs 5 crore on the pretext of facilitating a Rs 1,000 crore loan to his company, police said Monday. S. Srinivasan, 52, a resident of Chennai, was taken to Delhi from Chennai where he...
  • Delhi: Man kills businessman brother over property dispute June 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A 35yearold businessman was on Sunday stabbed to death in Delhi by his jobless younger brother over a property dispute, police said. Mukhtyar Ali, who used to run an airconditioner repairing shop, was stabbed in the chest with a pair of scissors by Dilshad, 30, at his house...
  • Patna court rejects Hasan Ali Khan's bail plea April 12, 2013

    Patna: A local court in the district rejected the bail application of Punebased businessman Hasan Ali Khan in a fake passport case. Judicial Magistrate Sunil Kumar passed the order summarily rejecting Khan's bail plea on Friday. The police had last week submitted a chargesheet in the court hearing the fake passport...
  • Delhi businessman shot at, robbed of Rs 3 lakh April 7, 2013

    New Delhi: A 35yearold businessman was shot at and robbed of Rs 3 lakh by four unidentified attackers on bikes in Delhi on Sunday evening, police said. Shoe factory owner Parvej Yusuf was hit by a bullet in left thigh near Rampura bus stand in west Delhi's Punjabi Bagh area...
  • Noida: Man robbed of Rs 1.15 crore by three men March 13, 2013

    Noida: An Agra-based businessman was abducted and robbed of Rs 1.15 crore by three men in Noida. The abduction and robbery took place near Mahamaya flyover in Noida late on Tuesday night. The miscreants managed to escape after committing the crime. The incident took place on Tuesday night when the businessman...
  • Philippine police rescue Indian, kill 4 abductors January 4, 2013

    Manila: Philippine officials say police have rescued a kidnapped Indian businessman whose severed finger was delivered to his family. Four abductors were killed in a shootout and another was arrested. Senior Superintendent Renato Gumban says Gurtej Singh was rescued on January 4 during a raid on the kidnappers' hideout in northern...
  • Manipur: Businessman kidnapped for ransom January 3, 2013

    Imphal: A businessman has been allegedly kidnapped at gunpoint by suspected militants from Kangla gate in the heart of the city here, official sources said on Thursday. Shankar Lal Sahi, proprietor of Mangalam Plywood factory at Kangpokpi in Senapati district of Manipur, was abducted while he was taking a stroll...
  • Mahesh Babu undecided about his Kollywood entry December 18, 2012

    There was a talk recently that Tollywood top star Mahesh Babu is eyeing to step into Kollywood, and will do so with a film titled 'Shivam', which is to be directed by Krish of 'Vaanam' fame. However, Mahesh seems to be undecided about his Kollywood entry. "We are yet to take...
  • 'Businessman' Review: This Tamil film is for masses December 7, 2012

    'Businessman' is the Tamil dubbed version of the Telugu film of the same name, and it is strictly intended for the masses. Any attempt to understand or dissect the film will only result in sheer disappointment, because it's senseless, yet highly entertaining. This may very well be one of the...
  • Release of SVSC and Nayak to compete next Sankranti December 5, 2012

    Next year, two big films are hitting the screens during Sankranti. They are Ram Charan's 'Teja Nayak' and a multistarrer 'Seetamma Vakitlo Sirimalle Chettu' with Venkatesh and Maheshbabu as heroes. Though many other small films are releasing next year, they may not compete with these two. Surprisingly, last year Venkatesh's...