French Government

  • 'Politicians, cricketers on black money list' November 11, 2012

    New Delhi: A former Swiss bank employee has claimed that several politicians, cricketers and internationally well-known people have black money in the Swiss banks. Rudolf Elmer, who gave WikiLeaks the black money list told CNN-IBN that he did not sell any data to the Indian government. Speaking via Skype, Elmer...
  • Govt targeting the small fry, sparing the corrupt: Kejriwal November 10, 2012

    New Delhi: India Against Corruption (IAC) activist-turned-politician Arvind Kejriwal has refused to accept the government's statement that explained that a probe had been initiated into the information provided by the government of France regarding several Indians who had accounts in foreign banks. Speaking to reporters, Kejriwal said he had five questions...
  • Govt counters IAC, says details on black money being probed November 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The government on Saturday countered India Against Corruption (IAC) activist Arvind Kejriwal's claims that it is not acting on the alleged black money list handed over by the French government in 2010. In a statement, the government said that the information received from the French government had been...
  • Black money back to haunt the UPA again November 1, 2011

    New Delhi: The Black money debate has returned to haunt the UPA, even as the Income Tax Department has started probing accounts of 782 Indians in a Swiss bank for suspected black money. A list of the top Indian black money account holders of HSBC bank in Switzerland could make things...
  • French govt honours Kerala filmmaker with award December 7, 2009

    New Delhi: The French Government honoured Keralan filmmaker Shaji N Karun with the "Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters" award in the capital on Friday evening. In the past the same award has been given to the likes of Shah Rukh Khan in recognition for his contribution...
  • France trains for Mumbai-style attacks December 23, 2008

    Paris: French security forces staged an exercise on Monday designed to test how they would respond to a series of coordinated attacks in several major cities, an exercise based on last month's militant attacks in Mumbai. In a simulation coordinated by the Interior Ministry, the emergency services went through...