Owners

  • Owner killed in an explosion at plastic sheet factory, 2 others injured June 28, 2014

    A factory owner was killed and two others were injured following a blast in a plastic sheet manufacturing unit in Govindpura Industrial area in Bhopal, police said on Saturday. The incident occurred on Friday evening when the unit owner identified as Devendra Gupta (40) accidentally mixed a chemical with another resulting...
  • Kolkata: Police probing hotel owner's death June 24, 2014

    Kolkata: The police is investigating the death of a hotel owner in Howrah town caused allegedly by repeated threat calls over phone from a local gangster. Sumit Naha, the hotel owner, died on Monday following a heart attack after he was threatened repeatedly over phone by Dipak Shaw, the gangster operating...
  • West Bengal: Jute mill workers beat CEO to death June 15, 2014

    Hooghly: In a tragic incident, the workers of a jute mill in West Bengal's Hooghly beat their CEO to death. The workers were angry with the CEO, SK Maheshwari and pelted stones at him and beat him with iron rods. The factory's General Manager and Chief Security Officer were also injured...
  • Petrol pump owner shot dead by two unidentified assailants April 7, 2014

    A petrol pump owner was shot dead allegedly by two unidentified assailants in Kadipur area in Sultanpur, police said. The incident took place in Mangrava locality on Monday night when two bike-borne miscreants reached the petrol pump and allegedly opened fire after altercation with petrol pump workers. Ratenesh Kumar Singh (40), owner...
  • Petrol pumps in Lucknow shut down after a murder March 10, 2014

    All petrol pumps in Lucknow were closed down on Monday following the murder of a petrol pump owner. M.V. Trivedi, 64, who owned a petrol pump at Kursi road in Lucknow was shot dead on Monday morning when he was going to a bank from his River Bank colony residence, officials...
  • Dairy owner found murdered near his residence in Ghaziabad February 20, 2014

    A 27-year-old dairy owner was on Thursday found murdered in a drain near his house in Sahibabad area of the district, police said. They said the role of the victim's friends, who are on the run after the murder, was suspected in the incident. The deceased has been identified as Harrendra...
  • Andaman boat tragedy: 3 people including the boat owner detained January 27, 2014

    The owner of the overcrowded boat carrying 51 tourists which capsized in the Andaman and Nicobar islands was among the three persons detained on Monday even as a Union Minister said there were no life jackets and divers on board the vessel. Conflicting claims were also made on the response to...
  • Tea stall owner comment on Modi has been misquoted: Mani Shankar Aiyar January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has now said that his comment on Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi has been misquoted. Talking to CNN-IBN, Aiyar said he didn't say anything which could be viewed as taking a dig at Modi. He said, "It is Modi who keeps...
  • Omar flays Aiyar, says mocking Modi won't help in Lok Sabha polls January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar has come under criticism from his own allies for mocking Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said Aiyar was not helping the Congress by taking such digs at Modi. "Modi has a lot of negatives...
  • Modi can't be PM, we can set up a tea stall for him: Mani Shankar Aiyar January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Friday yet again raked up the tea stall owner prime minister issue taking a dig at Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. He said Modi can never be the Prime Minister but only a tea stall owner. "He can never be...
  • Mumbai: Flat owners of Campa Cola Society knock at SC's door again December 17, 2013

    Unauthorised flat owners of Mumbai's Campa Cola Society on Tuesday made another attempt in the Supreme Court to get protection from vacating the premises by claiming that documents have surfaced to show there was a proposal for its regularisation. "Application under Right to Information (RTI) Act was filed and documents have...
  • UP sugarcane farmers protest against mills and unpaid dues December 6, 2013

    Lucknow: Sugarcane farmers went on rampage on Thursday in several districts of Western Uttar Pradesh against the pricing of the cash crop. Bhartiya Kisan Union activists protested in many cities and town of the state including Muzaffarnagar. Rail and road traffic was badly hit due to the agitation. Even the...
  • Standoff over sugarcane prices ends, mill owners announce dates for crushing December 3, 2013

    Six private sugar mills owners on Tuesday announced the dates when they would start the crushing process, even as two mills started the operations, after the standoff with the government on cane prices ended. Two sugar mills have already started the crushing process, whereas the remaining six have announced that they...
  • UP Government crackdown on sugar mills November 30, 2013

    Lucknow: In the ongoing standoff between farmers and sugar makers, the Uttar Pradesh govt has cracked down on sugar mills. It has issued recovery certificates against 9 big sugar mills including ones run by the Balrampur group. Sugar makers have abstained from processing sugar as they're seeking lower procurement prices....
  • Indian-origin 'slave owner' and wife named by British media November 25, 2013

    London: An elderly Indian-origin man and his wife, both former Maoist activists who were arrested for allegedly holding three women as slaves here for 30 years, have been named by the British media. The alleged suspects have been named as 73-year-old Aravindan Balakrishnan and his 67-year-old wife Chanda. According to Marxist archives...
  • Hotel owner shoots manager dead, angry people set lodge on fire November 6, 2013

    The manager of a private hotel in Purulia was shot dead allegedly by its owner early on Wednesday, sparking protest by local people who set fire to the lodge, the police said. Ashish Banerjee, owner of Pinaki Lodge, shot the manager, Partha Chatterjee, following an altercation over some unknown issues. Partha...
  • Mumbai: Death toll in building collapse rises to 61 September 29, 2013

    Mumbai: The death toll in the residential building collapse on Dockyard road in Mumbai has risen to 61. The four-storey building, owned by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, collapsed on Friday morning. Around 32 people were injured in the incident. NDRF Deputy Commandment Sachidanand Gawde said, "In total we have extracted...
  • India has 55.48 crore mobile owners, 14.32 crore Internet users September 8, 2013

    New Delhi: There are 55.48 crore actual mobile users in the country and 14.32 crore internet users, according to a study by research firm Juxt. "India has 55.48 crore mobile users as per our India Mobile Landscape (IML) 2013 study. More than 29.8 crore, about 54...
  • New-born baby boy dumped near a garbage bin August 16, 2013

    A new-born baby boy was found abandoned near a garbage bin in a town near Madurai on Thursday. The infant, wrapped in a shawl and put in a textile shop bag, was noticed by a roadside shopowner at Sandhai Thidal near Thirubhuvanam on hearing the child's cries, police said. He handed...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 8, 2013

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  • News 360: Pakistan Army involved in LoC killings, says AK Antony August 8, 2013

    Union Defence Minister AK Antony on Thursday did a U-turn and blamed the Pakistan Army for the "brutal" killing of five Indian soldiers at the LoC. ...
  • Ownership of minerals vests with owner of land: SC July 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Ownership of minerals should be vested with the owner of the land and not with the government, the Supreme Court has said. A three-judge bench headed by Justice RM Lodha said that there is no law in the country which declares that State is the owner of sub-soil...
  • How a strike left many stranded in Kedarnath when floods hit the area June 24, 2013

    Dehradun: Thousands of tourists were stranded in Uttarakhand's Kedarnath when fierce flash floods hit the area. The question is as to why were tourists so vulnerable and left stranded in Kedarnath. CNN-IBN takes a look at what unfolded just before the devastating floods in Kedarnath. On June 13 and 14,...
  • Delhi Police says IPL team owners not involved in spot-fixing May 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Saturday ruled out the involvement of owners on Indian Premier League teams so far, saying nobody's name has cropped up yet. "No owner's name has surfaced in our investigation. When they found out that players did not play up to their full potential and that they...
  • BCCI president's son-in-law to be questioned by police: sources May 22, 2013

    New Delhi: The spot-fixing net has reportedly widened to trap BCCI president N Srinivasan's family, with sources telling CNN-IBN that Srinivasan's son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan will be questioned by Mumbai Police. Gurunath Meiyappan is the Team Principal and CEO of the IPL franchise Chennai Super Kings that is owned by his father-in-law...
  • I thank my parents for the award: Birju Maharaj March 18, 2013

    Chennai: Pandit Birju Maharaj said he would like to thank his parents for the National Award he won Monday for best choreography for Kamal Haasan's multilingual spy-thriller 'Vishwaroopam'. "I got to know that I won the National Award through calls I have been receiving since evening. I never had any expectations...
  • Maha drought: Land owners from villages migrate to Pune for jobs March 13, 2013

    Pune: Maharashtra's worst drought in decades is being felt on the pavements of Pune where migrants from drought hit districts are arriving in the hundreds. They come looking for water and jobs and say it's impossible for them to return home. Daily wage labourers gather every morning in the suburban...
  • US: Pet dog accidently shoots owner from pistol February 28, 2013

    New York: Dog is man's best friend. Well, not in this case. An excited dog kicked a gun on the floor and accidentally shot his owner in the leg while the man was driving a pick-up truck in the US state of Florida. Gregory Dale Lanier of Frostproof, told Sebring...
  • Odisha: Tea-stall owner provides free education to slum children February 15, 2013

    Cuttack: A tea-stall owner in Cuttack doubles up as a teacher to provide free education to slum children. Every morning, the tea-stall owner, Prakash Rao, serves free milk to a bunch of kids who gather near his stall. If it weren't for the 55-year-old's initiative, the young ones wouldn't have...
  • Brazil nightclub owner 'regrets' fire tragedy January 30, 2013

    Santa Maria: A lawyer representing the owner of the nightclub in southern Brazil where 235 people died in a fire last weekend says his client "regrets it very much" but insisted he was only partly to blame. Attorney Jader Marques says club co-owner Elissandro Spohr called the tragedy "a succession...