Dealer

  • Lost Faberge Easter egg, saved from the melting pot by an American scrap dealer, on show for first time in 112 years 08-04-2014 10:07 AM

    A Faberg Imperial Easter Egg made for Emperor Alexander III of Russia and not seen in public for more than a century will go on show in London after being saved from the melting pot by an American scrap dealer who only accidentally realized its value. The Lost Third Imperial...
  • Serial killer Charles Sobhraj worked as arms dealer for Taliban 23-03-2014 01:46 PM

    Serial killer Charles Sobhraj, a Frenchman of Indian and Vietnamese parentage, who has served long jail terms in India and other countries, claimed that he worked as an arms dealer for Taliban after befriending JeM chief Masood Azhar in Tihar prison and was even associated with American spy agency CIA....
  • Petrol pump owner shot dead in the capital 10-03-2014 07:56 PM

    All petrol pumps in Lucknow closed down on Monday following the murder of a petrol pump owner. M.V. Trivedi, 64, who owned a petrol pump at Kursi road here was shot dead on Monday morning when he was going to a bank from his River Bank colony residence, officials said....
  • Bhupinder Hooda not CM but property dealer: Kejriwal 23-02-2014 10:07 PM

    The Aam Aadmi Party on Sunday kick-started its Lok Sabha poll campaign in Haryana where it targeted Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda over alleged involvement in corrupt land deals with Reliance. ...
  • Two arms dealers arrested by Indore Crime Branch, weapons seized 15-02-2014 08:23 AM

    The Indore Crime Branch on Friday arrested two persons allegedly involved in selling of illegal firearms. Asif Khan (35) and Yusuf Khan (30) were arrested from Azad Nagar and some illegal weapons were seized from them, Additional Superintendent of Police Devendra Patidar said. Police recovered five country-made pistols and two...
  • LPG dealers threaten indefinite strike from January 19 07-01-2014 04:44 PM

    Cooking gas (LPG) dealers has threatened to go on an indefinite strike from January 19 unless oil companies stop appointing new distributors. The Federation of LPG Distributors of India said its members will "stop the sale of all products other than domestic cylinders from January 15 and if our demands...
  • Odisha: Four men set ablaze woman ration dealer 31-12-2013 03:02 PM

    A woman ration dealer, accused of committing irregularities in distribution of items, was burnt to death allegedly by four men near Rambha village in Ganjam district, police said on Tuesday. Pranati Nayak was attacked by the accused, who came on two motorbikes, while she was returning alone from her elder...
  • Noida: Property dealer spikes woman's drink, rapes her 31-12-2013 11:00 AM

    Noida: A property dealer lured a 26-year-old woman with the promise of a job and allegedly raped her in Noida. The property dealer was known to the woman for the past few months. The woman has alleged that the property dealer Sunil Chauhan took her to the Noida Expressway promising...
  • Jagdish Tytler, arms dealer Abhishek Verma chargesheeted in forgery case 31-08-2013 11:08 PM

    New Delhi: Congress leader Jagdish Tytler and jailed arms dealer Abhishek Verma were on Saturday chargesheeted by CBI for allegedly forging letterhead of then Minister of State for Home Ajay Maken in 2009. Although the agency had not named Tytler as accused in its FIR, it included his name in...
  • Police bust inter-state arms dealers' gang, arrest two 08-08-2013 09:58 PM

    Uttarakhand STF and Udhamsingh Nagar police have busted an inter-state gang of illegal arms dealers with the arrest of two persons. Mohd Shamim from Ferozabad in Uttar Pradesh and Lakhwinder Singh were arrested on Wednesday from Sitarganj area of Udhamsingh Nagar district, police sources said. One .32 bore pistol and...
  • One arrested for property dealer's murder in Delhi 03-06-2013 05:19 AM

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Sunday arrested a man in connection with the murder of a property dealer, who was shot dead in his office on Thursday, a police officer said. "Rishi Gupta, 30, was arrested near the Shahadra Metro station Sunday morning. He had come there to meet a...
  • Delhi Police chief tried to protect Abhishek Verma: AAP 22-04-2013 05:45 PM

    New Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday released documents against Delhi Police Commissioner Neeraj Kumar that try to establish connection between arms dealer Abhishek Verma and the DCP, who is already facing flak over rape of a 5-year-old in Delhi. As a joint director of the Central...
  • Petrol price to be hiked by 30 paise, diesel by 18 paise 25-10-2012 06:06 PM

    New Delhi: Petrol price may be hiked by a further 30 paise per litre and diesel by 18 paise as the government decides to increase the commission of petrol pump dealers. Petrol pump dealers have been demanding a hike in their commission keeping in view their working capital cost that...
  • Pak-origin drug smuggler arrested in UK 12-10-2011 10:46 AM

    London: A Pakistan-origin drug smuggler who imported heroin hidden in a consignment of vegetables has been jailed for 11 years in the UK. Ali Amir Shah, 44, was sentenced to 11 years in prison by London's Kingston Crown Court after pleading guilty to conspiracy to import two kilos of heroin...
  • Mumbai: Petrol dealers threaten to go on strike 28-06-2011 05:17 PM

    Mumbai: Petrol pump dealers in Maharashtra have threatened to observe a two-day strike in Mumbai from July 2, to protest against government policy of withdrawal of protection of petrol pump lands under the Maharashtra Rent Control Act. "We are protesting against the withdrawal of protection of petrol pump lands under...
  • DU sorry for negligence over Cobalt-60 29-04-2010 09:01 PM

    Delhi University says the equipment was bought 42 years ago. ...
  • Cobalt-60 source traced to DU lab: cops 29-04-2010 01:21 AM

    The radioactive leak has claimed a life in Delhi's Mayapuri scrap market area. ...
  • Man gunned down in North East Delhi 01-05-2008 11:13 AM

    Adelaide: A rejuvenated Sri Lanka will look to exploit the injury problems and bowling woes of Australia when the two teams clash for the CB Series title in the third and last final of the tri-series on Thursday. Just ahead of the decider, Australia have lost skipper Michael Clarke to...
  • I-T raids on realtors, tobacco dealers 30-04-2008 10:36 AM

    Brisbane: A woeful India out of the equation, Australia and Sri Lanka will battle it out in best-of-three finals with the spirited islanders well-equipped to upstage the hosts in the summit clashes starting on Sunday. Mahela Jayawardene and his men have beaten Australia in three straight games and what's more,...
  • Chetan Prakash, the man who 'stings' police 12-04-2008 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: Former Indian captain Bishan Singh Bedi feels that emergence of the cash-rich Indian Premier League (IPL) is one of the primary reasons for India's disastrous performance in Test matches overseas. The legendary left-arm spinner, who is not known to mince words, reckons that it is the men who...
  • Mumbai court sentences drug dealer to death 06-02-2008 03:57 PM

    Billericay: Indian women's cricket team put up a listless batting performance to lose the opening match of the Quadrangular Twenty20 Series against Australia by eight wickets. India's batting fell like a house of cards as they were all out for just 62 runs after being invited to bat at Toby...