Subhash Chandra

  • Subhash Chandra Garg appointed as World Bank ED 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Senior IAS officer Subhash Chandra Garg was on Wednesday appointed as Executive Director in World Bank. Garg, a 1983-batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre, will have a tenure of three years from the date of assuming charge of the post, said an order issued by the Appointments Committee of...
  • Make categories for Bharat Ratna, bar PMs from the honour, suggests Mahatma Gandhi's great grandson August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: As speculation around who will get the Bharat Ratna continues, Mahatma Gandhi's great grandson has suggested making separate categories for pre- and post-independence personalities. He has said that former prime ministers should be ineligible for the award. "I think the time has come when we should separate the categories....
  • Centre will decide on who should be given Bharat Ratna: Rajiv Shukla August 11, 2014

    Senior Congress leader Rajiv Shukla said that the government will decide on who should be given Bharat Ratna. "It is the government's decision, but we can be sure only after the list is out." The remarks came in the backdrop of reports suggesting that former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee...
  • Gandhi, Netaji should be kept above Bharat Ratna: Sugata Bose August 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Subhash Chandra Bose's grandnephew, acclaimed historian and Trinamool Congress MP Sugata Bose disapproved of the possibility of Netaji being conferred with the Bharat Ratna this year, insisting that Gandhi and Bose should be kept above such partisan politics. "I firmly believe that Gandhi and Bose should be kept...
  • Car supposedly used by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose in Dhanbad becomes centre of attraction July 29, 2014

    A car claimed to have been used by Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose in the 1930s and found abandoned in the warehouse of a closed plant here has attracted visitors. The car was discovered in the now-defunct Barari Coke Plant of Bharat Coking Coal Limited (BCCL) in the Putki Balihari area in...
  • MPPEB scam probe turns murkier: Dean of medical college 'commits suicide' July 4, 2014

    Dean of the Government Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Medical College, allegedly committed suicide by setting himself on fire at his official residence this morning, police said. The deceased identified as Dr DK Shakalye, was alone at home at the time as his wife was out for a morning walk, Garha police...
  • Army soldier, freedom fighter dies due to extreme poverty April 29, 2014

    A faded but spotless INA uniform was all he left behind when he died on Tuesday in a hospital, where he was admitted by local people as he could not afford his medical expenses. The 94-year-old Ram Milan Sah, a bachelor, was a member of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's Indian National...
  • 75 kg drugs seized from Mizo air passenger September 17, 2013

    Kolkata: A Mizo woman passenger was on Tueday arrested and 75 kg drugs in the form of tablets was recovered from her luggage at the Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose international airport here. Acting on a tip off, sleuths of Narcotics Control Bureau arrested the woman who had reached the airport from...
  • Three IPS officers transferred in UP August 2, 2013

    In a minor reshuffle, the Uttar Pradesh government on Friday transferred three IPS officers, including two district chiefs, an official spokesman said here in Lucknow. Senior Superintendent of Police, Allahabad, Subhash Chandra Dubey has been attached with the DG office, the spokesman said. SP Deoria Umesh Kumar Srivastava has been posted in...
  • Court rejects Chandra's plea for modification of order May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has dismissed a plea of Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra for modifying a court's order directing him to take its prior permission before going abroad in a case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from MP Naveen Jindal's firm by the two editors of...
  • Netaji family wants access to CBI files on Nirad Chaudhuri March 20, 2013

    Kolkata: Descendants of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose on Wednesday demanded immediate declassification of CBI files on writer Nirad C Chaudhuri's role with British intelligence agencies. "We demand the immediate declassification of this CBI file to set the historical facts right. The people of India would like to know who passed...
  • Kolkata airport's new terminal hailed as symbol of change January 21, 2013

    Kolkata: The wait is finally over. Kolkata has gotten its brand new state-of-the-art integrated airport terminal. With 128 check-in counters, plush VIP lounge and in-line baggage handling facilities, Terminal 2 can accommodate more than 7,000 passengers per hour. Finance Minister Amit Mitra put it quite aptly, "The changing environment of West...
  • Netaji's speech inspired me to draft mine: Pranab January 20, 2013

    Kolkata: President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday said Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's 1938 speech as Congress President had inspired him to draft his own acceptance speech on becoming the head of state. "When I drafted my acceptance speech on being elected as the President of the Republic - and that is...
  • Court gives 10 days to Zee chief before arrest December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: A court here on Thursday told the Delhi Police to give ten working days time to Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra and his son if it wants to arrest them in the case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm by two...
  • Jindal extortion case: Court to hear Zee editor's plea December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will hear on Thursday Zee news Editor Sudhir Chaudhary's plea for monitoring the investigation into the case of alleged extortion bid lodged against the news channel by Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Mukesh Kumar said he will hear the matter on Thursday...
  • Jindal extortion: Court to hear Zee editor's plea on Thursday December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will hear on Thursday Zee news Editor Sudhir Chaudhary's plea for monitoring the investigation into the case of alleged extortion bid lodged against the news channel by Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Mukesh Kumar said he will hear the matter on...
  • Zee chief 'voluntarily' appears before police December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee News chief Subhash Chandra on Wednesday appeared before Delhi Police in connection with the case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid by his two editors, to "clarify" certain issues raised by investigators. After the 30-minute meeting, Chandra told reporters that he voluntarily came and police had...
  • Jindal extortion case: Interim relief for Zee head, MD December 14, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday granted interim protection from arrest to Zee Group chairman Subhash Chandra and his son and MD Puneet Goenka in the Naveen Jindal extortion case. The duo cannot be arrested until December 20, which is the next date for hearing of their anticipatory bail...
  • Jindal extortion: Court to hear bail plea of Zee chief December 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The anticipatory bail plea of Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra comes up in a Delhi court on Friday in the Rs 100 crore Zee-Jindal extortion case. The court will also hear the bail plea of the channel editors Sameer Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary. Their two bail applications were...
  • Arrested Zee editors not to undergo lie-detector tests December 13, 2012

    New Delhi: In the latest development in the Zee vs Jindal extortion case, the lie-detector tests will not be conducted on arrested Zee editors Sameer Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary. With regard to Zee chairman Subhash Chandra, the court asked him to consult his doctors and then arrive at a decision...
  • Zee chief agrees to lie-detector test, editors refuse December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group chairman Subhash Chandra, named in the FIR lodged in the alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from Naveen Jindal's firm, on Wednesday agreed before a Delhi court to undergo lie-detector test but his two arrested editors refused to do so. Chandra said he can be subjected...
  • Court to decide on lie detector test on Zee chief, 2 editors December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will on Wednesday decide on an application seeking lie detection and voice samples tests on Zee editors Samir Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary and its head Subhash chandra. The two Zee editors were sent to judicial custody till December 22 after their two-day police custody ended on...
  • Zee alleges 'one-sided' probe in Jindal extortion case December 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Alleging "one-sided" probe into the case relating to Rs 100 crore extortion bid by its Editors, Zee News on Monday demanded that Naveen Jindal and his close relatives be questioned in connection with the case. Zee News Editors Sudhir Chaudhury and Samir Alhuwalia were arrested last month following...
  • Police seek lie detector test on Zee chief, 2 editors December 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The two Zee editors facing charges of extortion from Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) were on Monday sent to judicial custody till December 22 after their two-day police custody ended on Monday. The Delhi Police also moved an application seeking permission for a lie detector test on...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee editors' police custody ends today December 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The two-day police custody of Zee editors Sudhir Chaudhry and Samir Ahluwalia will end on Monday. The crime branch will continue to interrogate Zee owner Subhash Chandra. He was questioned for about seven hours on Sunday. Speaking to the media he said he had no knowledge of the...
  • Will file defamation case against Jindal: Zee Group head December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra was questioned by the Delhi Police for the second day on Sunday in connection with the alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's company and denied any knowledge about the deal being worked out by his men. After the...
  • Questioning of Zee chairman continues for day 2 December 9, 2012

    Mumbai: The questioning of Zee Group chairman Subhash Chandra in connection with the Naveen Jindal extortion case resumed on Sunday. Chandra and his son - Zee Group MD Puneet Goenka - were questioned for over nine hours by Delhi Police on Saturday. They were also confronted with two arrested editors...
  • Jindal extortion: Zee owners questioned by police for over 10 hours December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman the owners Subhash Chandra and MD Puneet Goenka were questioned for around 10 hours by the crime branch police on Saturday night in the Jindal-Zee alleged extortion case. During the interrogation, they were apparently confronted with arrested editors of the channel Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir...
  • Zee chairman Chandra appears before police for questioning December 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra on Saturday appeared before police for questioning in connection with the alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid by two Zee Editors from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's company for not airing news damaging to it. Chandra, who had secured a interim protection from arrest...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee chief, MD get interim bail December 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra and Managing Director Puneet Goenka have been given interim bail till December 13 by a Delhi court in the case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid by two editors of Zee News. While grating the bail to the duo on Thursday, the...