Eviction

  • Eviction of former ministers, ex-MPs from government bungalows begins July 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Cracking the whip on those dragging their heels in the matter, Centre has started eviction proceedings against ex-ministers and former MPs who are still occupying government accommodation. Eviction notices are being served on about 20 former ministers and 120 ex-MPs asking them to clear out of their government accommodation...
  • Mumbai: BMC disconnects power supply to Campa Cola Society June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: As scheduled, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials reached the Campa Cola Society on Monday morning and as promised, the residents let them enter the complex after a stand off of over three days. The BMC officials disconnected power supply to the illegal flats as part of the eviction process. They...
  • Mumbai: BMC officials to enter Campa Cola society to cut power, water supply today June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: After a stand-off of two days, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials will finally be allowed to enter the Campa Cola compound on Monday. For the past two days, they had been facing stiff resistance from the residents. But finally, on Sunday, the residents caved in and said they will...
  • Day 3 of drama at Mumbai's Campa Cola society, eviction process to begin today June 22, 2014

    Mumbai: It's the third day of drama at Mumbai's Campa Cola Society as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials will again reach the society compound on Sunday to begin the eviction process. On Saturday, the BMC failed to evict residents of the 102 illegal flats that are to be demolished by...
  • Campa Cola eviction: No success for BMC on day 2, officials leave empty-handed June 21, 2014

    Mumbai: It was another unsuccessful day for the Brihanmumbai Municipal corporation as its officials left the Campa Cola compound after residents once again refused to let them in on Saturday. BMC officials say they will return on Sunday. There was high drama at the compound again on Saturday with BMC...
  • Mumbai: Campa Cola residents continue to resist eviction, block BMC's entry June 21, 2014

    Mumbai: There were dramatic scenes once again at Mumbai's Campa Cola compound as the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials returned for a second day on Saturday to begin the eviction process. But the officials have once again not been allowed to enter the compound. They tried to urge the residents to let...
  • Corporation in a hurry to initiate demolition of Campa Cola flats: BMC ex-official June 21, 2014

    Even as the residents of Mumbai's Campa Cola Society continue to fight eviction, the BMC has registered a case against them for unlawful assembly, wrongful restraint and obstructing a public servant from performing his duty. ...
  • Mumbai: BMC files case against Campa Cola residents for resisting eviction June 21, 2014

    Mumbai: The face-off between the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation and Mumbai's Campal Cola residents continues with none of the two willing to budge. The BMC has now registered a case against the Campa Cola residents at the Worli police station for unlawful assembly, wrongful restraint and obstructing a public servant from...
  • Mumbai: BMC officials return from Campa Cola Society as residents block their entry June 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Prevented by the residents of Campa Cola Society from entering the compound, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials returned without beginning the eviction process. The officials said that they will report to their senior officers. "We will brief the senior officers and BMC commissioner on the ground situation and a decision...
  • Live: BMC officials return to Campa Cola society to carry out eviction June 20, 2014

    It is the D-day for residents of the 102 illegal flats of Mumbai's Campa Cola compound. The Municipal Corporation will cut power, water and gas supply to the illegal flats as the deadline for the residents to vacate their homes ends on Friday. ...
  • Mumbai: With eviction set to begin, Campa Cola residents plan to form human chains June 20, 2014

    Mumbai: It is the D-day for residents of the 102 illegal flats of Mumbai's Campa Cola compound. The Municipal Corporation will cut power, water and gas supply to the illegal flats as the deadline for the residents to vacate their homes ends on Friday. The residents are expected to protest by...
  • LS polls: Evicted slum dwellers in Kolkata threaten to exercise NOTA option April 21, 2014

    More than 300 families, who were evicted from a slum in the city's eastern part to make way for an upcoming flyover, have threatened to use the NOTA option in the Lok Sabha election if they are not rehabilitated by the state government. Almost all of the 383 families, who lived...
  • Salman Khan guided me like a big brother: VJ Andy December 26, 2013

    New Delhi: VJ Andy, one of the strongest contenders of 'Bigg Boss - Saath 7', got evicted Wednesday as part of the mid-week elimination and says the show's format is such that the inmates find it difficult to trust anyone. Andy says the Bollywood superstar and the show's host Salman Khan...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Armaan Kohli eliminated from the show December 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Undoubtedly the most controversial contestants of 'Bigg Boss Season Saath 7', Armaan Kohli, said goodbye to the Bigg Boss house, just about 7 days before the show's Grand Finale. Armaan who was infamous for his short-temper had engaged in a series of conflicts during his stay in the...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Ratan Rajput evicted from the house October 13, 2013

    New Delhi: TV star Ratan Rajput has become the fourth celebrity to be evicted from the Bigg Boss after staying in the house for 28 days. Rajput, who became a household name by starring in the serial 'Agle Janam Mohe Bitiya Hi Kijo' and her 'Swayamvar' on TV, regrets participating...
  • Bigg Boss 7: Hazel Keech evicted from the house September 22, 2013

    Mumbai: 'The Bodygaurd' actress Hazel Keech became the first contestant to get evicted from the 'Bigg Boss' season 7 after just one week on the show. The house in the reality show, where all 14 contestants are holed up for three months without any connectivity with the outside world, was...
  • Bigg Boss 6 Grand Finale: Niketan Madhok eliminated January 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Niketan Madhok, one of the strongest contestants on the show, is going to be evicted tonight during the finale episode, informed sources who are working with the show's production team. If this piece of information is believed to be true, then, it can be said that Niketan Madhok...
  • Bigg Boss 6: Rajev Paul evicted from the house January 11, 2013

    Mumbai: After Delnaaz Irani, it is her ex-husband Rajev Paul, who has been voted out from the sixth season of controversial reality show "Bigg Boss". The actor had to bid adieu to the show just a day before the grand finale, to be held Saturday. He was escorted out of the...
  • Bigg Boss: High drama on Day 94 as Delnaz is out January 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The housemates wake up to an unusual wake up with a live Brass Band playing inside the house. Post the wake up, the housemates are all asked to gather in the garden area and are shown the number of votes they have received and the position they stand...
  • Bigg Boss 6: Delnaaz Irani evicted from the house January 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Delnaaz Irani, one of the strongest contestants on the show, has now been evicted from the Bigg Boss house in the mid-week eviction. Though we were not expecting any mid-week eviction this week, but it's Alag Che! The episode in which she will be seen leaving the house will...
  • Bigg Boss 6: I did not kiss Sana, says Rajev January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The makers of the reality show are truly keeping up to the tagline 'Alag Che'. After making many celebrities enter the house, Bigg Boss surprised the inmates with the presence of media in the house. For the first time in the history of 'Bigg Boss', the media was...
  • 'Bigg Boss 6': Salman Khan is not God, says Sapna January 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Celebrity hair-stylist Sapna Bhavnani, who was evicted from the 6th edition of `Bigg Boss,` would have "wanted" cartoonist Aseem Trivedi or Gulabi Gang leader Sampat Pal to have won the reality show. Aseem, who was earlier arrested on charges of sedition for his cartoons, and Sampat Pal were evicted from...
  • Bigg Boss 6 Live Blog: Kashif, Rajeev nominated for the next eviction October 14, 2012

    New Delhi: In the nomination episode on Sunday, Kashif Qureshi and Rajeev Paul were nominated for the next eviction. Either of the two will be seen leaving the Bigg Boss house next on Friday. Initially, Bigg Boss nominated everyone for the next eviction after Sidhu refused to participate in the...
  • Bigg Boss 6 Live Blog: Dinesh Yadav evicted from the Bigg Boss house October 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Dinesh Lal Yadav alias Nirahua, the Bhojpuri singer and film actor, became the first contestant evicted from the Bigg Boss house on Friday. Dinesh Yadav received the lowest votes in comparison to Sapna Bhavnani, model Karishma Kotak and political cartoonist Aseem Trivedi, who were nominated with him on...
  • Gurukul lands: 1,500 face eviction in Hyderabad September 17, 2012

    Hyderabad: About 1,500 people who are in occupation of Gurukul Trust lands in Ayyappa Society and other societies on the city’s outskirts are likely to be evicted by the state government. Reason: they had not applied for regularisation of their sites. On the other hand, the lands of 2,787 applicants...
  • Bengal professor Partha Roy released on bail April 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Internationally acclaimed scientist Partha Sarathi Roy, who was arrested along with six others "while participating in a peaceful protest against the eviction of slum dwellers of Nonandanga area (in east Kolkata)" on April 12, was on Tuesday released on bail. The six other activists, however, were not granted bail. Roy...
  • Mandeep apologised for sex query: Nihita Biswas October 12, 2011

    New Delhi: When Nihita Biswas took the plunge to join 'Bigg Boss 5', she did expect to face a barrage of personal questions about her marriage to jailed conman Charles Sobhraj, but queries about her sex life was something she never expected. "I was expecting a lot of questions. I knew...
  • Abbas Kazmi first to be evicted from 'Bigg Boss' October 8, 2010

    Mumbai: Mumbai terror attack accused Mohammad Ajmal Kasab's former lawyer Abbas Kazmi became the first contestant to be evicted from the "Bigg Boss" house. Kazmi, who entered the "Bigg Boss 4" house in Lonavala with 13 other contestants, received the lowest votes in comparison to TV actress Sara Khan, model Hrishant...
  • Aditi Govitrikar evicted out of Bigg Boss house December 19, 2009

    Mumbai: Model and actress Aditi Govitrikar was evicted out of Bigg Boss 3 this Friday. She had been nominated along with Vindu Dara Singh, Bakhtiyaar Iraani and Poonam Dhillon. There was competition between Aditi and Poonam Dhillon to become the first female winner of Bigg Boss 3. But Aditi was apparently not...
  • Rohit Verma evicted from Bigg Boss house November 28, 2009

    New Delhi: Friday evening brings eviction time at the Bigg Boss house and this week it was the turn of fashion designer Rohit Verma. Verma was one of the three "master planners" in the show alongwith Vindu and Raju Srivastava. A lot of his fellow housemates have insinuated that Verma...