Cash

  • Posing as courier delivery boys, 2 youths rob house 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Two youths posing as courier delivery boys allegedly committed armed robbery on Wednesday at a house in Outer Delhi's Rohini area and also thrashed its elderly woman occupant in the process, police said. Adding a 'filmi' touch to the crime, the robbers are also said to have painted...
  • Cash recovered belongs to my cousin, says Giriraj Singh July 12, 2014

    BJP MP Giriraj Singh said on Saturday that the huge amount of cash stolen from his house and later recovered by police belonged to his cousin. "The large amount of cash belongs to my cousin. I have informed police in my statement," Singh told media persons. The Bihar Assembly was adjourned Wednesday...
  • Deve Gowda's son's Rs 40 crore demand: When Vidhana Souda became a glass house July 9, 2014

    Bangalore: A clash between farmers and policemen over a power project. The alleged attack on policemen by an MLA. Errors in agriculture rights documents. The power crisis. Losing an industrial project to charming neighbour Seemandhra. Just about everything under the sun and the moon came up for discussion in the Assembly...
  • Bike-borne rob cash worth Rs 8 lakh from vegetable trader outside local bank July 8, 2014

    A vegetable trader was on Monday allegedly robbed of Rs 8 lakh by two bike-borne youths in front of a local bank in Kanpur's Mall road area, police said. The incident took place when Nikhil Arora, hailing from Punjab, was coming out of the bank with the cash inside a bag,...
  • BJP backed candidate wins Ranchi mayoral polls June 27, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) backed candidate Asha Lakra was on Friday declared winner in the Ranchi mayoral election, more than a year after the polls were cancelled over cash-for-vote allegations. Asha Lakra defeated Trinamool Congress (TMC) backed candidate Naveen Lakra by a margin of 14,969 votes, said an official. Asha...
  • US man returns $ 125,000 that fell from armoured truck May 31, 2014

    Fresno: A Salvation Army worker in California is being rewarded for his decision to return a bag containing $125,000 that fell from an armored truck. Joe Cornell tells The Fresno Bee that he found the cash on Tuesday after a Brinks truck pulled away from a red light in Fresno...
  • Elections 2014: Rs 331 cr cash, 225 lakh litre liquor, 1.85 lakh kg drugs seized May 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Voting in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections is over and the data released by the Election Commission shows that over Rs 331 crore in cash was seized during the polls. The EC also seized 225 lakh litre liquor and 1.85 lakh kg drugs this election season. Andhra Pradesh...
  • BPO employee robbed of cash, valuables in Noida May 2, 2014

    A BPO employee was robbed of cash and valuables from near Sector 15A here by armed men, police said on Friday. The incident happened on Thursday when Sumit Khanna was returning home to Mayur Vihar. When he reached Sector 15A area in Noida, a car overtook him and forced him to...
  • Rs 40 lakh cash seized from Bolero in poll-bound Begusarai April 29, 2014

    As part of intensive campaign against use of black money in elections, police on Monday seized Rs 40 lakh from a Bolero in Begusarai district. The seizure was made during search of Bolero in Sahebpur Kamal police station area of the district, Superintendent of Police, Harpreet Kaur said. The unaccounted cash...
  • Six miscreants robbed passengers, assaulted them in moving trains April 22, 2014

    Passengers of two trains, one starting from Delhi and another bound for the national capital, were robbed of valuables, cash and assaulted by a group of six unidentified armed assailants late last night. According to Government Railway Police (GRP), both incidents took place between 1 AM and 3.30 AM last night...
  • Rs 15 lakh cash seized in Jharkhand ahead of LS polls April 21, 2014

    Police on Sunday seized Rs.15 lakh in cash in Jharkhand's Dhanbad district ahead of Thursday's Lok Sabha polls. The cash was seized from a man travelling in a bus from Giridih to Dhanbad, near Barwadda area of Dhanbad district, around 240 km from Ranchi. Police have launched search operations ahead of April...
  • STF arrests Maoist, seize Rs 63,000 cash April 19, 2014

    A hardcore Maoist was arrested on Saturday by Special Task Force (STF) from Buxar and a levy money of Rs 63,000 recovered from him, a senior police officer said. Acting on a tip off, the STF team arrested Azad Paswan from Sikaraul police station of Buxar, Inspector General of Police Amit Kumar...
  • Show Me The Money: Amarinder Singh has assets worth over Rs 81 cr April 13, 2014

    Former Punjab chief minister and Congress leader Amarinder Singh has his assets valued at over Rs 81.98 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: BJP MP Hema Malini has assets worth over Rs 192 cr April 13, 2014

    Bollywood actress-turned-politician Hema Malini has her total assets valued at Rs 192.6 crore. The BJP MP has Rs 12.7 lakh cash with her. ...
  • Karnataka: Police seize Rs 10 crore cash from Bellary, Hospet in raids April 12, 2014

    Bellary: Just days to go for polls, local police has seized Rs 10 crore cash from Bellary and Hospet in Karnataka during raids on Saturday. Police conducted the raid following a tip-off. Chief Electoral Officer, Karnataka has confirmed the report. However, according to the EC, party links are yet to...
  • Police catch two people carrying Rs 6.36 lakh, cash seized April 12, 2014

    During checking for unaccounted cash for use in poll, police on Friday caught two persons carrying Rs 6.36 lakh at Maithi toll plaza in Muzaffarpur district. During routine checking of vehicles, the police found Rs 6.36 lakh in a car coming from Darbhanga to Muzaffarpur, police said. When queried about the cash,...
  • Show Me The Money: Poonam Mahajan has assets worth Rs 108 crore April 11, 2014

    Bharatiya Janata Party nominee and senior party leader Pramod Mahajan's daughter Poonam Mahajan has her total assets valued at Rs 108 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: A Raja's total assets valued at Rs 3.6 crore April 6, 2014

    New Delhi: 2G scam-tainted former Telecom Minister A Raja has cash reserves of Rs 7.9 lakh. The AIADMK leader's bank deposits and investments are valued at Rs 97 lakh. He and his wife have jewellery worth Rs 69.6 lakh. Raja has shown present immovable assets worth Rs.32.85 lakh. And the total value...
  • Surveillance team recovers Rs 25 lakh from luxury car April 5, 2014

    A static surveillance team of election department on Saturday recovered over Rs 25 lakh from a luxury car in Malviya Nagar area here. It is suspected that the cash was to be used for the purpose of election by some candidate. The car owner Kapil Chauhan could not explain the source of...
  • Show Me The Money: Jaswant Singh's assets valued at Rs 11.5 crore April 5, 2014

    Former BJP leader Jaswant Singh has cash reserves of Rs 1.28 lakh. The leader who is contesting as an Independent from Barmer has his cash and assets valued at over Rs 11.5 Crores ...
  • Show Me The Money: Girija Vyas has Rs 1.2 cr as bank deposit, investments April 5, 2014

    Senior Congress leader from Chittorgarh, Girija Vyas has cash reserves of Rs 40,000 and her bank deposits and investments are valued at Rs 1.2 crore. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Gaurav Gogoi has cash reserves worth Rs 76,000 April 4, 2014

    Congress leader from Kaliabor, Gaurav Gogoi has cash reserves of Rs 76,000 and bank deposits and investments ranging up to Rs 30 lakh. ...
  • Show Me The Money: Shinde has Rs 8.4 cr as bank deposits, investments April 4, 2014

    Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde has cash reserves of Rs 1.9 lakhs. The Congress leader has Rs 8.4 crores as bank deposits and investments. ...
  • RBI keeps Repo Rate unchanged at 8 pc, CRR at 4 pc April 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India maintained status quo in key rates on Tuesday, keeping the Repo Rate unchanged at 8 per cent and Cash Reserve Ratio at 4 per cent. The RBI also warned that failure to elect a stable government in the coming elections will accentuate "downside risks...
  • Police arrest four, recover mobile phones worth Rs 90 lakh March 26, 2014

    A driver, who decamped with his employer's tempo carrying mobile phones worth Rs 1 crore, was arrested along his three accomplices in Masuri area Ghaziabad, police said on Wednesday. The arrested have been identified as Avdesh Kumar, a resident of Farrukhabad, UP, inod, Ashok, residents of Mahipal area of Delhi, and...
  • AAP axes its two office bearers as they demand cash for LS ticket March 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, there is a crisis within the Aam Aadmi Party over the ticket distribution and workers are mounting their anger against party chief Arvind Kejriwal. AAP rebels will be protesting at Jantar Mantar in the national capital even as Kejriwal is scheduled to...
  • PK Bansal hits out at detractors, says he has nothing to hide March 16, 2014

    Chandigarh: Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal on Sunday hit out at his detractors, who questioned his renomination from Chandigarh over the cash-for-post scam issue, claiming he was a victim of a conspiracy and had suffered despite there being no evidence against him. "It was a conspiracy against me, a malicious...
  • EC to mount a vigil for cash, liquor at railway stations March 14, 2014

    The Election Commission (EC) on Friday said a strict vigil will be maintained at railway stations in Bihar to watch movement of cash, liquor, gold and any other undesirable items in the run up to the elections. This is being done with an intention to monitor poll-related expenditure during the upcoming...
  • 'The Less Cash Way': Getting rid of the burden of currency March 2, 2014

    More and more consumers these days are feeling secure to go online and experience its convenience to make retail purchases or do travel bookings. Master Card, Division President, South Asia, Ari Sarker said, "Online transactions help consumers not to stand in queues for making payments as opposed to being out...
  • Role of banks in disbursement of loans 'objectionable', says Nitish Kumar February 17, 2014

    Describing role of banks in disbursement of loans in Bihar as "objectionable", Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday said that the Cash deposit (CD) ratio in the state was still very low and said the state government would strongly take up the matter with the Centre. On suggestion of the chief...