Treasurer

  • 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...
  • 'The Treasure Of Kafur' becomes unputdownable towards the end 19-03-2014 12:40 AM

    Last year, I'd read Aroon Raman's The Shadow Throne. I remember finishing it in a single sitting. It was an impressive debut and the book was an instant bestseller, which I feel it truly deserved. I had added his name in my list of to-be-watched-out-for authors and I was very...
  • Nokia Treasure Tag: A $30 device that helps you find your keys, wallet 19-02-2014 06:42 PM

    New Delhi: Nokia has launched a new device - Treasure Tag - that helps you find your keys, wallet and other stuff. The gadgets measures 30 x 30 x 10mm (roughly the size of a match box) and weighs 13g. Attached to your keys, your bag, or even your wallet,...
  • UP treasure hunt yielded glass bangles, bones: Union minister 12-02-2014 07:57 PM

    Glass bangles, iron nails and bones make up all that was yielded in the dig at the site in Unnao district of Uttar Pradesh where a seer had claimed a treasure of gold was buried, Parliament was told on Wednesday. Replying to a question in Rajya Sabha on the dig...
  • UP: ASI to excavate fort in Unnao as sadhu dreams of hidden gold there 16-10-2013 07:58 AM

    Unnao: The government's dream to take control of temple gold to rescue a struggling economy may not have gone far. But a sadhu's dream of hidden gold at a fort in Unnao in Uttar Pradesh has prompted the Archaeological Survey of India to survey the area and begin excavation work...
  • Florida family finds $300,000 worth of gold from historic wreckage in Atlantic Ocean 04-09-2013 09:17 AM

    A Florida family who spends their time together hunting for treasure struck it rich over the weekend, hauling up an estimated $300,000 worth of gold from an historic wreckage in the Atlantic Ocean. "What's really neat about them is they are a family, they spend family time together out there...
  • BCCI Treasurer, Secretary powers with Dalmiya for now: Sources 03-06-2013 04:13 PM

    New Delhi: Jagmohan Dalmiya, who returned to the BCCI corridors of power on Sunday by taking over the duties of the cricketing body's president, will also handle the duties of the treasurer and the secretary, sources said on Monday. The two posts were vacated by Ajay Shirke and Sanjay Jagdale,...
  • BCCI trying to skirt the issue, says Lalit Modi 31-05-2013 11:35 PM

    Secretary Sanjay Jagdale and treasurer Ajay Shirke resigned on Friday, with Jagdale also reportedly stepping down from the three-man BCCI panel appointed to probe the IPL scandal. ...
  • All top BCCI office bearers to quit? 31-05-2013 11:31 PM

    Secretary Sanjay Jagdale and treasurer Ajay Shirke resigned on Friday, with Jagdale also reportedly stepping down from the three-man BCCI panel appointed to probe the IPL scandal. ...
  • BCCI Secretary and Treasurer step down amid IPL controversy 31-05-2013 08:45 PM

    New Delhi: The mess in Indian cricket deepened on Friday when BCCI Treasurer Ajay Shirke and Secretary Sanjay Jagdale resigned from their posts, hours after CNN-IBN exposed that the ICC had warned the Indian board over Chennai Super Kings' owner Gurunath Meiyappan's links with bookies. Jagdale, who was also on...
  • Shirke refuses to talk more on his resignation 31-05-2013 01:54 PM

    Pune: A day after threatening to resign as the BCCI Treasurer over N Srinivasan's stance on Gurunath Meiyappan, Ajay Shirke on Friday refused to deliberate further on the raging controversy and the demand for resignation of the Cricket Board President. "I have spoken to the media at great length over...
  • May quit if no board meeting is called: BCCI treasurer Ajay Shirke 31-05-2013 10:53 AM

    BCCI treasurer Ajay Shirke has told CNN-IBN that he might quit on moral grounds if no board meeting is called over the Gurunath Meiyappan investigation in the IPL betting and spot-fixing scandal. The BCCI's credibility has taken a hit and Shirke is also calling for BCCI chief N Srinivasan's resignation....
  • BCCI treasurer Shirke mulling resignation over Gurunath issue? 30-05-2013 10:51 PM

    New Delhi: Slamming BCCI President N Srinivasan for not calling a meeting of the Board to discuss his son-in-law Gurunath Meiyappan's arrest on betting charges, Board Treasurer Ajay Shirke on Thursday said that he is mulling quitting from his post on the issue, according to a report. Shirke, who on...
  • Don't jump to conclusions: BCCI treasurer 29-05-2013 07:53 PM

    The BCCI treasurer also insisted that the spot-fixing inquiry will not in any way be influenced by the Indian board. ...
  • Ramnarine quits as WIPA chief 27-03-2012 02:06 PM

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  • Hannibal Lecter, 'Bambi' in US film registry 29-12-2011 11:48 AM

    Washington: 'Bambi', 'Forrest Gump' and Hannibal Lecter have at least one thing in common: Their cinematic adventures were chosen by the Library of Congress to be preserved in the world's largest archive of film, TV and sound recordings. 'The Silence of the Lambs' (1991), a harrowing psychological thriller about the...
  • Winehouse wrote full 3rd CD, planned supergroup 17-11-2011 01:04 PM

    New York: Amy Winehouse had written all the songs that were to appear on her third album. She even picked out song titles. But music producer Salaam Remi said the soul singer, who died over the summer, was not rushing to release that new material, instead planning to drop a...
  • Lost and never found treasures through the ages 15-11-2011 11:04 AM

    History is replete with legends of lost treasure and those who went in search of it. This, of course, was before they headed to Wall Street. 1. In the 16th and 17th centuries, Europeans started believing in El Dorado, a place of untold wealth in the Americas. A South American...
  • Open Kerala temple vault, says SC panel 15-09-2011 09:15 AM

    New Delhi: The panel set up by the Supreme Court on the Padmanabhaswamy Temple treasure in Kerala has said in its report that the temple's secret vault should be opened and the value of the treasure inside be ascertained. In the report of the Supreme Court appointed expert committee accessed...
  • Kerala temple treasure evaluation begins 01-08-2011 04:30 PM

    New Delhi: The scientific evaluation of Kerala's Sri Padmanabhaswamy temple wealth began again on Monday. The five-member committee appointed by the Supreme Court has been asked to evaluate the articles found in the vaults already opened, organise an inventory and videograph all the precious articles. The committee, headed by senior...
  • Kerala temple panel to meet tomorrow 31-07-2011 02:07 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The expert committee set up by the Supreme Court to evaluate the treasures hid in the vaults of the famed Sree Padmanabhaswamy temple will have its first meeting on Monday to evolve an action plan on how to go about the sensitive task. The committee, headed by senior bureaucrat...
  • Battle intensifies for Kerala temple treasure 11-07-2011 06:49 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: A $ 22 billion treasure trove unearthed beneath Keralas Padmanabhaswamy Temple has sparked a fierce political and public debate over ownership and how best to put the vast wealth to use. The vaults of the 16th century temple were prised open for the first time in June, since when...
  • Richest god gives Kerala Police sleepless nights 07-07-2011 10:35 PM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The priceless and historical treasure trove unearthed at the Sree Padmnabhaswamy temple in Thiruvananthapuram has become a security nightmare for the temple trust and the state. The Kerala police will submit a report on a permanent security system of the temple to the Chief Minister, which then will be...
  • Kerala temple controversy: who gets the treasure? 06-07-2011 09:22 PM

    Thiruvanathapuram: A billion dollar controversy has surrounded Kerala's Padmnabhaswamy temple as to who owns the treasure trove found at the temple and how much is it worth. The world will have to wait longer for the answers. The Supreme Court has gagged the committee appointed to take stock after one...
  • Digvijaya lands in mall row, denies wrongdoing 22-04-2011 12:43 PM

    Indore/New Delhi: Congress General Secretary Digvijaya Singh has denied allegations that he favoured the construction of an illegal mall in Indore when he was the chief minister of Madhya Pradesh. Singh refuted the allegations after the Indore bench of the Madhya Pradesh High Court ordered the Economic Offence Wing to...
  • Treasure hunter claims to have Hitler's secret stash 27-02-2008 04:17 PM

    London: It may have been a nightmarish tour on field but off the field, Indian cricketers had an evening to remember when they were felicitated by the Indo-British Parliamentarians Group for their historic World Cup triumph earlier this year. Britain's former Foreign Secretary David Miliband presented a Crystal Cup to...
  • Man arrested for destroying S.Korea's top treasure 12-02-2008 02:47 PM

    Taunton: Indian bowlers came a cropper as Somerset rode on Arul Suppiah's unbeaten century and an equally fluent knock from England skipper Andrew Strauss to pile up a mammoth 329 for two on day one of the three-day warm-up match here on Friday. Nick Compton contributed with 88 off 136...
  • In Pics: What's hot at the box office this week 11-01-2008 04:24 PM

    New Delhi: Cricket pundits say games are not won on paper nor can statistics be a measure for gauging team excellence. Had they been wrong, Kings XI Punjab would have been champions or at least should have ended at the top of the points table in every IPL season. The...
  • Idol Chat: Man of the moment Nicolas Cage 05-01-2008 02:05 AM

    Karachi: Former Pakistan captain and the country's most capped ODI player, Inzamam-ul-Haq, reckons that the quarter-finals of the ongoing World Cup will be keenly contested affairs and no team can be picked as favourites to make the last-four stage. "You look at the quarter-finalists and on a given day, anyone...