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  • US denounces shelling of UN school in Gaza 17 hours 34 minutes ago

    Washington: The US on Wednesday condemned the shelling of a UN school in Gaza but refused to pinpoint Israel for it. The US does condemn the shelling of a UN school in Gaza which reportedly killed and injured innocent Palestinians, including children and UN humanitarian workers," Xinhua quoted White House spokesperson...
  • More than 70 killed in Israeli shelling, clashes in Gaza July 21, 2014

    Jerusalem: More than 60 Palestinians and 13 Israeli soldiers were killed as Israel shelled a Gaza neighborhood and battled militants on Sunday in the bloodiest fighting in a near two-week-old offensive. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas accused Israel of carrying out a massacre in Shejaia in the eastern suburbs of the city...
  • Big Turtle Shell: A water-resistant wireless speaker that also charges your smartphones, tablets June 9, 2014

    New York: Speakers for listening some groovy music is fine but a speaker that can charge your gadgets like smartphone or iPad is something that would make your ears perk up. Los Angeles-based Outdoor Tech has designed "smart" speakers named "Big Turtle Shell" that charge other devices' batteries while you listen...
  • Vodafone blames government for $2 billion tax dispute talks collapse February 19, 2014

    Vodafone Group blamed the government on Wednesday for the collapse of talks aimed at settling a $2 billion tax dispute relating to its acquisition of Hutchison Whampoa's mobile business in the country. The finance ministry is preparing to seek the cabinet's approval to withdraw conciliation proceedings after Vodafone wanted a separate...
  • No plans for sole fuel supplier in F1, says FIA October 3, 2013

    Yeongam: Formula One's governing body has written to team principals assuring them they have no intention of tendering for a sole fuel supplier despite a recent announcement raising the possibility. Leading teams derive substantial sponsorship from oil companies - such as Shell, Total, Malaysia's Petronas and Venezuelan state-owned PDVSA - and...
  • Leader Talk: In conversation with Imran Khan and Vikram Mehta September 14, 2013

    Editor-in-Chief IBN 18 Rajdeep Sardesai speaks to former Pakistan cricket team captain and Chairman Tehreek-e-Insaf party Imran Khan and Chairman Brookings India, and former Chairman Shell Group of Companies in India, Vikram Mehta on the leadership mantras to success. The leaders from different fields talk about the strategies and characteristics...
  • CJ Show: Unexploded shells found in a kashmir village September 8, 2013

    CJ Muzaffar Bhatt sent us this report of the unexploded explosives left near an army firing range in Budgam Kashmir. He demands that the explosives be safely removed before it causes any human losses. ...
  • 5 policemen injured after fight between SHO, colleagues turn ugly August 21, 2013

    A fight between an SHO and his junior colleagues took an ugly turn after locals, supporting the official clashed with the police and indulged in arson in which at least eight persons including five cops were injured in Phagi town in Jaipur on Tuesday. The trouble began when Kaliram, SHO of...
  • Telangana protests flare up, police fire teargas shells at protesters June 14, 2013

    Hyderabad: The Telangana protests have flare up yet again in Hyderabad as the police fired teargas shells to disperse the protesters. No injuries were reported in the teargas firing. Meanwhile, two rebel Telangana Congress MPs G Viveka and Manda Jagannath have courted arrest even as hundreds of pro-Telangana activists have...
  • If you're ill, don't wait for the doctors, says JX Group's David Nash June 6, 2013

    I was a keen conceptual geologist. I worked with inspiring people in Greenland trying to understand the nature of the earth at its beginning. I loved building models to explain and predict things-and still do now. Artists don't have a monopoly on imagination. But I was then, as I am...
  • Govt gets tough on taxation of transfers within MNCs February 18, 2013

    New Delhi: India is aggressively pursuing tax claims against multinational firms operating in the country as the government seeks to rein in its budget deficit, taking particular aim at IT and back-office functions, tax officials say. It has targeted several multinational companies in recent years for tax audits on transfer-pricing,...
  • Hyderabad: Owaisi's aides clash with media, policemen January 11, 2013

    Hyderabad: Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) supporters and close aides of party MLA Akbaruddin Owaisi, who has been charged with sedition, criminal conspiracy and other charges for making a "hate speech", clashed with policemen and media persons in Old City of Hyderabad on Friday. Police had to resort to firing tear gas shells...
  • Is there a cover up by Gadkari-promoted Purti group? October 30, 2012

    Mumbai: After the Income Tax department began inquiry into the alleged shell companies investing in BJP President Nitin Gadkari firm, CNN-IBN has found that a number of companies have changed their addresses overnight. The question arises - is this part of a cover up? CNN-IBN has found that 12 suspected shell...
  • I-T probes alleged shell companies in Gadkari's Purti October 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department on Tuesday conducted inquiries at 12 places in Mumbai where firms, which had invested in BJP president Nitin Gadkari's company, had given their addresses. I-T authorities also began probe into shell companies in Purti group, owned by Gadkari. They will investigate the source of...
  • Gadkari gets a breather, to remain BJP president October 27, 2012

    New Delhi: In a major breather for Nitin Gadkari, his party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has unanimously backed him as the party president, saying there's no question of him quitting over allegations of dubious land deals. The decision was taken at a late-night party meeting on Friday. From the...
  • Nitin Gadkari row: Delhi man files complaint October 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi resident Balwant Singh Tokas has filed a police complaint after getting Income Tax notices over Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Nitin Gadkari's firms. A complaint has been filed against against five investor firms that used Tokas's address. Tokas, a resident of Munirka in Delhi, got I-T notices...
  • News 360: Probe initiated against 18 of Gadkari's companies October 25, 2012

    The Income Tax department on Thursday began probe into BJP President Nitin Gadkari's Purti Power and Sugar Ltd (PPSL). I-T authorities said they will also probe source of funds of the 18 companies that invested in Purti. Prima facie evidence suggested that shell companies had invested in Purti. Sources said that if...
  • 'Gadkari lent to and borrowed from the same firm' October 25, 2012

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed details of one of the alleged shell companies that invested in BJP President Nitin Gadkari's Purti Group. Regency Equifin Pvt Ltd interestingly has Gadkari's accountant Kawdu Zade and other employees in Purti as directors. Also, records show that Regency Equifin both borrowed from and lent money...
  • I-T Dept begins probe into Gadkari's Purti Power and Sugar October 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department on Thursday began probe into BJP president Nitin Gadkari's Purti Power and Sugar Ltd. I-T authorities will also probe source of funds of companies that were invested in Purti. Prima facie evidence suggests that shell companies have invested in Purti. Sources say that if...
  • Nitin Gadkari in trouble over funding for his firms October 25, 2012

    New Delhi: The list of questions for BJP president Nitin Gadkari seems to be endless. A CNN-IBN investigation has revealed more cases of financial impropriety. Ideal energy, a promoter of a company that had business links with Gadkari is built on land owned by the BJP chief's Purti group. Nitin Gadkari's...
  • Allegations of wrongdoing, impropriety mount against Gadkari October 24, 2012

    There is more evidence of fictious companies and dummy directors that funded BJP president Nitin Gadkari's Purti Group of companies. After drivers and accountants, an astrologer was found to be a director in one of the shell investing companies. While Nitin Gadkari defended the massive loan he got from IRB, a company...
  • Another shell company found linked to Nitin Gadkari October 24, 2012

    New Delhi: CNN-IBN has accessed details of yet another shell company associated with BJP president Nitin Gadkari. Four companies were reportedly found registered to an address in Andheri, Mumbai, that does not exist. The companies, called Leverage Fintrade, Jasika Mercantile, Strelight Fincom and Regency Equifin were registered to a certain 'Salarsa...
  • Now, an astrologer is a director in a Purti investor company October 24, 2012

    New Delhi: More details have emerged on Wednesday on shell companies of BJP president Nitin Gadkari's Purti group. It’s not just drivers and accountants, now an astrologer has emerged as a director in a Purti investor company which itself seems to be a shell company. The documents show Ashwami Sales...
  • Advertorial: Will your lucky key unlock a Ducati March 26, 2012

    Shell advance motorcycle oils launches an exciting promotion - 'Will your lucky key unlock a Ducati'. Shell, the global market leader in finished Lubricants-, is bringing a unique and exciting campaign exclusively for its customers with its range of motorcycle oils - Shell Advance. Aptly titled - 'Will your lucky key...
  • Pak Taliban threatens attack, demands Rs 400 mn October 23, 2011

    Islamabad: The Pakistani Taliban have threatened to attack installations of Shell Pakistan and the state-run Pakistan State Oil if the two firms do not pay a total of Rs 400 million within 20 days as extortion money, a media report said on Sunday. "I had personally spoken to the managing directors...
  • Link between Lilavati promoters, 2G scam firms? March 31, 2011

    New Delhi: There could be a possible link between the promoters of Lilavati hospital and telecom companies named in 2G spectrum scam. Four trustees of Lilavati Hospital - Prabodh, Rashmi, Chetan and Bhavin Mehta have shell companies registered in Mauritius. The address of these companies are the same as that of...
  • U.S. aircraft carrier heads for Korean waters November 24, 2010

    NCHEON, South Korea: A U.S. aircraft carrier group set off for Korean waters on Wednesday, a day after North Korea shelled a South Korean island, in a move likely to enrage Pyongyang and unsettle its ally, China. The nuclear-powered USS George Washington, which carries 75 warplanes and has a crew...
  • S Korea talks tough after N Korea shelling attack November 24, 2010

    Incheon, South Korea: South Korea warned North Korea of "enormous retaliation" if it took more aggressive steps after Pyongyang fired scores of artillery shells at a South Korean island in one of the heaviest attacks on its neighbour since the Korean War ended in 1953. And a senior finance official...
  • CISF finds empty grenade shell at Delhi airport September 1, 2010

    New Delhi: In a major security scare at the Indira Gandhi International Airport in Delhi a grenade shell was recovered on Wednesday morning by the Central Reserve Police Force. The bomb disposal squad was called in and found that the shell was empty. The CISF checked the cargo but could not...
  • Budget 2010: FM must reinforce growth this budget February 17, 2010

    Vikram Mehta of Shell India demands growth for the Union Budget 2010. ...