Land Deals

  • LS polls: Narendra Modi attacks Robert Vadra over land deals 03-04-2014 07:09 PM

    At the time of addressing a rally in Ghaziabad on Thursday, BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi attacked Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra over land deals. Modi said, "I want to ask the Shehzada, if his brother-in-law will also be a 'chowkidaar' of the country as he said that the...
  • Allegations of favours to Vadra politically motivated, says Haryana CM 27-03-2014 08:47 AM

    Gurgaon: The Robert Vadra land deals have put a question mark on the Haryana government. However, Harayana Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda has denied having granted favours to Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Vadra. Speaking to CNN-IBN , Hooda called all corruption allegations against him politically motivated. "The allegations are...
  • Next government won’t be formed without AAP's support: Arvind Kejriwal 02-03-2014 07:09 PM

    Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday claimed that his party will secure 100 seats in Lok Sabha election and that the next government cannot be formed without its support as he launched a fresh attack on Narendra Modi over his alleged links with Mukesh Ambani. Addressing a rally...
  • Trouble for Vadra, Rajasthan BJP MPs seek probe into his land deals 09-02-2014 07:56 AM

    Jaipur: Trouble seems to be brewing for Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra as five BJP MPs from Rajasthan have written to Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje demanding investigation into the land deals by him. With Lok Sabha elections just round the corner, the Rajasthan Revenue Borad has put the...
  • Need probe into Robert Vadra land deals in Rajasthan: Bikaner MP 08-02-2014 06:33 PM

    Five Rajasthan BJP MPs have written to Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje demanding a probe into land deals by Congress President son-in-law Robert Vadra. A BJP MP from Bikaner Arjun Ram Meghwal said that the previous government did not do anything against Vadra because of his ties with them. That's why...
  • Vadra land deals: BJP MPs write to Raje demanding probe 24-12-2013 12:16 AM

    Five BJP MPs have asked Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje to set up a commission to inquire into alleged irregularities committed by the previous Congress government in the state in land deals involving the companies of Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law, Robert Vadra. BJP MPs Ravi Shankar Prasad, JP Nadda, Bhupinder Yadav,...
  • Haryana charges IAS officer Khemka with destroying Vadra's reputation 05-12-2013 10:09 AM

    Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Thursday served chargesheet to IAS officer Ashok Khemka over Vadra-DLF land deal cancellation issue. He has been given 15 days time to reply to the chargesheet. The state government has chargesheeted Khemka for overstepping his jurisdiction in the cancellation of Vadra-DLF land deal. He has...
  • Khemka says he has been charged as he cancelled Vadra's land deals 20-10-2013 07:58 AM

    New Delhi: Senior IAS officer Ashok Khemka has indicated that the Haryana government's chargesheet against him could be a retaliation for cancelling Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's land deal. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Jyoti Kamal, Khemka has vowed to keep on fighting. Khemka clarified that he has not been...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey 17-10-2013 11:42 PM

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  • Are honest bureaucrats being targeted by the establishment? 17-10-2013 11:03 PM

    After the controversy over Robert Vadra's land deals, whistleblower IAS officer Ashok Khemka has cried foul yet again after the Haryana government gave a go ahead to file another chargesheet against him. Khemka will be chargesheeted for low sales of seeds when he was the Managing Director of Haryana Seed...
  • MP who sought CBI probe into Robert Vadra's land deals quits Congress 23-09-2013 03:12 PM

    New Delhi: Gurgaon MP Rao Inderjeet Singh has resigned from the Congress party. The MP from Gurgaon and a former minister of state had asked for a CBI inquiry into the land deals of Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra. His daughter had recently launched a new political party...
  • Govt is defending Vadra deal to avoid a larger inquiry: Jyoti Kamal 22-08-2013 04:44 PM

    Days after Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka's claims, CNN-IBN has accessed documents that reveal that Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra did buy land from Omkareshwar properties using a 'fictitious' cheque. Documents accessed by CNN-IBN show IAS officer Ashok Khemka claiming in his response to a Haryana government inquiry...
  • Documents show Vadra used a 'fictitious' cheque to buy land 21-08-2013 11:46 PM

    Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka on Wednesday said that an independent probe monitored by the Punjab and Haryana High Court or the Supreme Court should be conducted into the alleged illegal land deals of Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi. ...
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  • News 360: Maharashtra Cabinet clears anti-superstition ordinance a day after Dabholkar's murder 21-08-2013 09:15 PM

    A day after the murder of prominent rationalist Dr Narendra Dabholkar in Pune, the Maharashtra Cabinet has cleared the anti-black magic and superstition ordinance. Dabholkar had been campaigning for this legislation for over a decade. ...
  • Khemka says courts should monitor probe into Robert Vadra land deals 21-08-2013 07:02 PM

    New Delhi: Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka on Wednesday said that an independent probe monitored by the Punjab and Haryana High Court or the Supreme Court should be conducted into the alleged illegal land deals of Robert Vadra, the son-in-law of Congress President Sonia Gandhi. In a debate with senior...
  • Documents show Robert Vadra bought land using a 'fictitious' cheque 21-08-2013 08:21 AM

    Chandigarh: Days after Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka's claims, CNN-IBN has accessed documents that reveal that Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra did buy land from Omkareshwar properties using a 'fictitious' cheque. Documents accessed by CNN-IBN show IAS officer Ashok Khemka claimed in his response to a Haryana government...
  • Robert Vadra land deal: Ashok Khemka defends action 18-08-2013 08:30 PM

    Defending his action in the controversial land deal in Gurgaon involving Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka has said morality demands one starts at the top and that requires guts and courage. "If you have to take action, the morality should start from the top, right...
  • Robert Vadra guilty of criminal behaviour, ethical misconduct: Khemka 18-08-2013 03:48 PM

    Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka in an interview with Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate admitted that a greater criminal investigation is needed to establish the truth in Robert Vadra's land dealings. "The truth is to be established by looking at his (Robert Vadra) account statement," he said. Here is the...
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  • Cong leaders accuse Gurgaon MP of developing illegal colonies 13-08-2013 11:48 PM

    Gurgaon: Six Congress leaders from Gurgaon on Tuesday accused party MP Rao Inderjit Singh, who demanded a probe into alleged land controversy, including the one involving Robert Vadra, of making baseless allegations on the state government and developing illegal colonies himself. The Congress leaders in a statement alleged that Singh...
  • Is Robert Vadra becoming an embarrassment for Sonia Gandhi? 13-08-2013 10:55 PM

    It was not only the Opposition, but Congress party MP Rao Inderjeet Singh who also demanded a probe into Robert Vadra's controversial land deals. The Congress was cornered by the BJP in Parliament over the issue. ...
  • 7 Haryana IAS officers stonewalled Khemka's probe into Vadra land deal 13-08-2013 10:22 PM

    Chandigarh: Senior Haryana IAS officer Ashok Khemka in his report had accused Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's of being benefitted by falsifying land documents. CNN-IBN has found that the Haryana government probe appointed to inquire into Khemka's charges has raised more questions than answers as Khemka was stonewalled...
  • News 360: BJP targets Congress over Vadra land deals, demands SIT probe 13-08-2013 08:53 PM

    Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha demanded an SIT probe in Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's land deal. The Congress has, however, denied any discussion on the issue. ...
  • Congress under attack in Parliament over Robert Vadra land deals 13-08-2013 08:08 PM

    The Congress felt the heat over party president Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra's land deals in Parliament as the Opposition insisted that they should be allowed to discuss the issue. The BJP is demanding an SIT probe in Vadra land deals. ...
  • My loyalty is towards the people: Congress MP who wants Vadra probed 13-08-2013 06:55 PM

    New Delhi: Congress MP Rao Inderjeet Singh on Tuesday reiterated that all land deals in Haryana including those involving Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra should be probed while dismissing rumours that he was taking on the first family of the Congress as he planned to quit the party...
  • BJP demands SIT probe into Robert Vadra land deals 13-08-2013 04:15 PM

    BJP leader Yashwant Sinha demanded on Tuesday that the SIT probe should be initiated in the Robert Vadra land deals case. "A multi-disciplinary team monitored by the Supreme Court should probe this. Without any investment you can make money, that's a unique model," he said. ...
  • Vadra dominates all-party meet as UPA hopes for consensus on Food Bill 13-08-2013 03:47 PM

    New Delhi: The Robert Vadra land deals issue dominated the all-party meeting on Tuesday. Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj said that the government should allow the Opposition to raise the issue in the House. She also said that other critical issues should also be discussed in...
  • Won't allow debate on Vadra in Parliament: Congress 13-08-2013 03:08 PM

    New Delhi: Land deals involving Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra cannot be discussed in Parliament, the party said on Tuesday even as the Opposition pilloried the Congress leadership for trying to save him. While targeting Vadra, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Lok Sabha MP Yashwant Sinha said that he...