Land Allotment

  • CBI gives clean chit to Digvijaya in 2008 land allotment case 19-03-2014 03:48 PM

    New Delhi: In a major relief for Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh, the CBI on Wednesday gave him a clean chit in the 2008 Indore land allotment case. The CBI said that there was no evidence against Digvijaya. He was accused of flouting the laws to allot land to Treasure...
  • Rajeev Shukla offers to return land allotted in Mumbai 11-12-2013 03:03 PM

    New Delhi: Union MoS Parliamentary Affairs and Planning Rajeev Shukla has written to Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan offering to return two plots in Andheri allotted to his firm after a controversy broke out over their allotment to a society co-founded by him to start a school. Shukla claims he...
  • Made a mistake by allotting land to Asaram, says Digvijaya 15-09-2013 05:54 PM

    Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh said he had made a mistake by allotting land to self styled godman Asaram, who is facing charges of sexual assault. The deal was struck during Digvijaya Singh's tenure as Madhya Pradesh chief minister. He has now demanded that the BJP government should cancel the...
  • Digvijaya regrets allotting land to Asaram during his tenure 15-09-2013 04:54 PM

    Shajapur: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has said he committed a "mistake" by allotting land to self proclaimed godman Asaram, who is facing rape charges, during his tenure as the chief minister and demanded that the BJP government cancel the lease. "Allotment of land to Asaram was a mistake and...
  • Gujarat HC issues notices to government on land allotment 27-04-2013 12:58 AM

    Ahmedabad: The Gujarat High Court on Friday sought replies from the state government, Centre, Gujarat International Finance Tec (GIFT) City Company and private companies on five PILs challenging various land allotments. The division bench of Chief Justice Bhaskar Bhattacharya and Justice JB Pardiwala has fixed the next hearing in June...
  • Congress demands probe into Bhubaneswar land allotment 09-04-2013 03:59 AM

    Bhubaneswar: With the CAG slamming the Odisha government over allotment of valuable land in Bhubaneswar city, the Congress today held Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik responsible for flouting of law in the process and demanded an independent probe into the matter by an independent agency like CBI. "The CAG report shows...
  • Orissa land allotment: Patnaik promises probe 03-11-2011 07:23 PM

    Bhubaneswar: Orissa Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Thursday promised a probe after a Cobrapost-IBN investigation showed how bureaucrats and judges were allotted flats under his ministers' discretionary quota. This came hours after former Orissa urban development minister K V Singhdeo said that he was ready to face probe in the...
  • Time to stop discretionary land allotments by govts? 02-11-2011 09:36 PM

    Former and sitting judges of Orissa, police officers and bureaucrats have received flats under ministers' quota. ...
  • 30 Minutes: Realty bites 07-08-2011 12:15 AM

    On this episode we look at how Noida land scam unfolded and affected the buyers. ...
  • No need of CBI probe in land allotment: Nitish 01-08-2011 10:34 PM

    Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday ruled out a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) probe in the allotment of land to family members of ruling alliance leaders, as demanded by the opposition. "After chief secretary's report, there is no necessity for a CBI probe," he said. In his...
  • BJP demands SIT probe into UP land deals 09-07-2011 05:16 PM

    Lucknow: Alleging a Rs 40,000-crore scam in land allotment in Noida, the BJP on Saturday demanded that the Supreme Court appoint a special team to probe "deals" between Uttar Pradesh government and private builders. "Land worth Rs 60,000 crore was allotted at throwaway prices to handpicked builders for Rs 19,490...
  • SC quashes land allotment to Sourav by WB govt 26-05-2011 07:21 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday quashed the allotment of land to cricketer Sourav Ganguly by West Bengal government in Kolkata saying it was "unreasonable and arbitrary" and asked him to surrender the plot in two weeks. The bench, also comprising Justice G S Singhvi, set aside the allotment...
  • SC quashes land allotted to trust by Uma govt 06-04-2011 11:14 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has quashed the land allotment by the 2004 Uma Bharti government in Madhya Pradesh to a trust run by late Bharatiya Janata Party leader Kushabhau Thakre. The court has also directed the commissioner of town planning to take possession of the 20 acres land and...
  • Land allotment to sons a mistake: Yeddyurappa 28-01-2011 11:43 PM

    New Delhi: Karnataka Chief Minister B S Yeddyurappa on Friday admitted that he had committed a "mistake" by alloting land to his sons but appeared defiant about the act being "immoral or illegal". "If land is there you can offer it to anybody. My mistake is I allotted land to...
  • Amarnath land transfer row puts Congress in a bind 30-06-2008 10:29 PM

    Former West Indies allrounder and current Ireland coach also feels that West Indies have one of the strongest sides on paper and have decent chance to win the title if rain stays away. ...
  • Day 5: J&K rages over forestland transfer to Amarnath 27-06-2008 04:03 PM

    Colombo: Rising from the ruins of war to challenge the world's cricketing establishment, Afghanistan's rag-tag team hope to inspire the conflict-ravaged nation with a strong showing at the Twenty20 World Cup in Sri Lanka. Afghanistan take on the might of India in their first group match in Colombo on Wednesday,...
  • Shrine gets forestland, Kashmir parties feud 24-06-2008 07:32 PM

    Dubai: Pakistan coach Dav Whatmore on Sunday said he was happy with the team's progress in the shortest format of the game ahead of this month's World Twenty20, saying the team was responding well. Pakistan pulled off a sensational super over win against Australia in the second Twenty20 here on...
  • Big B misusing name for ends? 02-06-2007 02:54 AM

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  • Court rejects Bachchan's land plea 01-06-2007 01:03 PM

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  • Maya reviews more SEZ projects 25-05-2007 02:56 PM

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  • ADAG SEZ in the line of Maya's fire 25-05-2007 08:33 AM

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  • Anil Ambani panics | Maya caps SEZ 24-05-2007 08:05 PM

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