Imported Cars

  • Chennai: Stalin surrenders illegally-imported Hummer to CBI May 17, 2013

    Chennai: DMK leader MK Stalin on Friday surrendered his illegally-imported Hummer to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Chennai. Sources said Stalin's son Udayanidhi came to the Chennai office of the agency and handed over Sports Utility Vehicle Hummer which was imported in 2007 and registered in his name. They...
  • Car import racket worth Rs 50 crore exposed March 23, 2013

    Chennai: The recent CBI raids on DMK leader and M Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin revealed an elaborate smuggling scam amounting to a Rs 50 crore tax evasion. The incident led to a huge controversy with not only the Opposition parties but also the government questioning the raids. While no illegal...
  • News 360: CBI raids BCCI chief's Chennai residence, seizes 11 cars March 22, 2013

    The CBI on Friday seized 11 cars belonging to BCCI chief and India Cements promoter N Srinivasan. ...
  • Chennai: BCCI chief in CBI net for tax evasion on imported cars March 22, 2013

    Chennai: The CBI on Friday seized 11 cars belonging to BCCI chief and India Cements promoter N Srinivasan as part of its ongoing raids in Chennai, sources said. The sources added that Srinivasan had evaded paying tax on the imported cars. Apart from Srinivasan, the CBI also raided the residences of...
  • Chennai car imports scam perhaps the biggest: CBI sources March 22, 2013

    Chennai: The CBI has said that the imported cars scam unearthed in Chennai may perhaps be the biggest of its kind in India. The scam, in which, the CBI says that officials of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) are also involved, reportedly caused a loss of Rs 50 crore...
  • Budget 2013: SUVs, cigarettes, eating out to cost more February 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Sports utility vehicles, imported cars and motorcycles, mobile phones, eating out at air-conditioned restaurants and cigarettes will become costlier with Finance Minister P Chidambaram deciding to impose higher taxes on these items. On the other hand, there is good news for ladies as far as jewellery is concerned...
  • Saif Ali Khan questioned in car duty evasion case September 8, 2012

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan was on Saturday questioned for over three hours in connection with alleged evasion of duty on his imported high-end car. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) sources said that the actor was questioned over the mode of payment. Officials suspect that the payment for purchase of the...