Tyagi

  • Film director Subhash Kapoor held in actress molestation case 23-06-2014 09:36 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood director Subhash Kapoor, who was accused of molesting actress Geetika Tyagi at her residence in suburban Versova, was arrested on Monday, police said. "Film director Subhash Kapoor was today arrested in connection with the molestation case filed against him by actress Geetika Tyagi on April 14 this year,"...
  • Nitish Kumar makes a strong pitch for Congress to get Leader of Opposition post 14-06-2014 05:08 PM

    Making a strong pitch for the Congress to get the Leader of the Opposition (LOP) post despite falling short of the requisite numbers, JD(U) leader Nitish Kumar on Saturday said this was needed as a strong opposition was necessary for the smooth functioning of democracy. "As a ruling party they...
  • Gopinath Munde's accident: Accused driver was speeding, say police 03-06-2014 07:47 PM

    New Delhi: The 32-year-old driver of the cab, which hit Union Minister Gopinath Munde's car in the wee hours on Tuesday at an intersection leading to his death, was allegedly speeding and had jumped the red light, according to police. "An FIR has been registered against Gurvinder Singh under section...
  • UP government suspends two IPS officers on charges of sexual harassment 03-06-2014 09:29 AM

    Two senior IPS officers, accused by their female subordinates of misbehaving with them, were on Monday suspended by Uttar Pradesh government. D P Srivastva, DIG, PTS Meerut, and Sanjeev Tyagi, ASP Kanpur City, were placed under suspension and attached to the DGP Headquarters with immediate effect, a police headquarters spokesman...
  • Robbers steal a car parked outside minister Shahid Manzoor's house 27-05-2014 09:10 PM

    In a daring case of theft, a car was allegedly stolen from outside a state minister's house here, police said on Tuesday. The car belongs to Nushrat Ali, a resident of Sector 13 Sastri Nagar. He had gone to meet Uttar Pradesh minister Shahid Manzoor at his residence in Jali...
  • IPS officer allegedly molested by colleague 20-05-2014 11:31 PM

    A woman IPS officer has alleged that she was molested by a colleague after he called her to his house in Kanpur on pretext of some work. SSP Ajay Mishra said he had received a written complaint on May 8 from the IPS officer posted in the city against another...
  • Sharad Yadav to campaign for Kejriwal in Varanasi 05-05-2014 02:32 PM

    Janata Dal-United president Sharad Yadav on Monday said he will campaign for AAP leader Arvind Kejriwal who is challenging BJP's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi in Varanasi. "I am leaving for Varanasi this afternoon," Yadav told the media. He said his party had decided to support Kejriwal. "There are no...
  • VVIP chopper deal: CBI Director meets Indian envoy in Italy 18-04-2014 05:39 PM

    New Delhi: CBI Director Ranjeet Sinha has met Indian envoy in Italy in connection with its probe into alleged irregularities in Rs 3,600 AgustaWestland helicopter deal. Sinha, who was in Rome last week to attend a conference on human trafficking organised by London's Metropolitan Police, held a meeting with Basant...
  • Former SP general secretary, 100 supporters leave party over ticket distribution 25-03-2014 08:27 AM

    Former national general secretary of SP Trilok Tyagi, along with nearly 100 supporters, on Monday left the party alleging that it was being run like a private limited company. Tyagi said the Samajwadi Party was being run like a private limited company by its chief Mulayam Singh Yadav. There was...
  • SP leader Trilok Tyagi quits party 23-03-2014 11:09 PM

    Samajwadi Party national general secretary Trilok Tyagi on Sunday resigned from the party saying it has become bankrupt and will not be able to stop the "BJP storm". Tyagi, who has fought Lok Sabha elections thrice, said that the Samajwadi Party would not be able to take on BJP from...
  • Wasn't a case of casting couch: Actress on Subhash Kapoor video 22-02-2014 10:15 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Geetika Tyagi, who has used a video on a social networking platform to accuse 'Jolly LLB" filmmaker Subhash Kapoor of "forcing himself" on her and "dragging her" during a party held over a year ago, says it was not a case of casting couch as is being reported...
  • Is there truth in Geetika Tyagi's charge of sex abuse? Film fraternity says no. Kapoor admits to charge in spycam video 20-02-2014 04:30 PM

    New Delhi: On Wednesday, actress Geetika Tyagi, who was last seen in 'One by Two' and been part of other Bollywood films like 'What The Fish' and 'Aatma', took to Twitter to share a video link which featured 'Jolly LLB' director Subhash Kapoor, his wife Dimple Kharbanda, and Aurangzeb director...
  • Actress Geetika Tyagi posts spy cam video footage showing 'Jolly LLB' director Subhash Kapoor admitting to sexually abusing her 20-02-2014 10:22 AM

    New Delhi: Actress Geetika Tyagi, who has been part of films 'What The Fish', 'Aatma', and 'One by Two', on Wednesday accused 'Jolly LLB' director Subhash Kapoor of molesting her, making public a video taken on a spy cam featuring her, Kapoor, his wife Dimple Kharbanda and filmmaker Atul Sabharwal....
  • VVIP chopper deal: BJP raises questions on Antony's statement 08-02-2014 11:56 PM

    New Delhi: BJP on Saturday sought "clarification" from Defence Minister AK Antony as to why the "Family" mentioned in middleman Guido Haschke's statement before an Italian court in the VVIP chopper deal case is being given "another meaning". "Is it rocket science, in the political arena, to decipher the abbreviation...
  • AgustaWestland scam: Another Air ex-Chief, Fali Major, named in probe 07-02-2014 05:30 PM

    New Delhi: The AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam took a new turn as the name of another former Air Chief Fali Major cropped up during investigations. Finmeccanica lawyers mentioned him in an Italian court saying he had reportedly accepted the company's hospitality while on a trip to Italy in 2007. Major...
  • Chopper deal: After SP Tyagi, former IAF chief Fali Homi Major in the dock 07-02-2014 08:33 AM

    New Delhi: In a case that is bound to bring the Indian Air Force back in the news for wrong reasons yet again, former IAF chief Air Chief Marshal Fali Homi Major has been named in the infamous, AgustaWestland VVIP chopper scam even as the allegations against former IAF chief...
  • JDU, Left hope to create a 14-party secular front 01-02-2014 06:24 PM

    New Delhi: As the country gets ready to elect the 16th Lok Sabha, some regional leaders along with the Left Front are trying to present a non-Congress, non-Bharatiya Janata Party alternative. The proposed front is likely to include at least 14 parties with the constituents of the erstwhile Janata Dal...
  • MPs should travel like common man, says JDU 29-01-2014 10:25 PM

    Speaking over the DGCA order to private airlines to treat MPs as VIPs, JDU leader KC Tyagi said, "What is the need for further privileges when there is a demand for austerity in the country? MPs are already privileged they don't need any more things." ...
  • AAP says it's a revolution after President's anarchy' remark 26-01-2014 09:57 PM

    New Delhi: It was interpreted as a dig on the Aam Aadmi Party when President Pranab Mukherjee in his Republic Day eve speech cautioned the country, saying populist anarchy cannot be a substitute for governance. The President's remarks even support from across the political spectrum with BJP claiming that the...
  • Political parties rally behind President over his 'anarchy' remark 26-01-2014 12:34 PM

    New Delhi: Many political parties including the Bharatiya Janata Party and Congress have found resonance with President Pranab Mukherjee's remark on populist anarchy. Echoing the President's views, the BJP said that populist anarchy cannot be a substitute for governance and also said that there was a need for a stable...
  • AgustaWestland: Gave money to Tyagi's family, not him, claims Haschke 11-01-2014 09:50 AM

    New Delhi: In a fresh development in the AgustaWestland chopper deal, key middleman Guido Haschke has told the CBI that no money was paid to former Indian Air Force Chief Air Chief Marshal SP Tyagi. Though he claimed that kickbacks were given to his the former IAF chief's cousins -...
  • News 360: US jury indicts, Devyani returns to India 10-01-2014 09:13 PM

    In just over an hour from now, Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade will return to India- after being charged for visa fraud and making false statements. But the diplomatic tussle is far from over with Delhi asking Washington to withdraw one of its diplomats in what is being seen as a...
  • AgustaWestland: India yet to trace the man who may have paid leaders 10-01-2014 07:25 PM

    New Delhi: Days after the Union Government scrapped the AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter deal, Indian investigators are yet to get hold of the man who may have allegedly bribed the politicians to push through the deal. British businessman Christian Michael is the man who may have the answers, the man who...
  • Mayawati supports Lokpal Bill, says it should be passed in this session itself 13-12-2013 02:11 PM

    BSP chief Mayawati on Friday said her party supports the Lokpal Bill and demanded that the government should ensure its passage in the ongoing session of Parliament. "Our party is not against the Lokpal Bill. If there is any need for changes in it, it should be done in public...
  • Chopper scam: Italian court allows India to question Hashcke 07-12-2013 10:35 AM

    New Delhi: An Italian court on Friday allowed Indian authorities to question alleged middleman Guido Hashcke in the chopper scam case. According to reports, Haschke was giving his statement to the court in Milan when a team of Indian officials present there were allowed to question him. Hasckhe is the...
  • Mulayam's son studied in English-medium school: Tharoor 18-11-2013 02:15 PM

    New Delhi: Minister of State for Human Resources Shashi Tharoor on Monday said Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav should not seek a ban on English in Parliament as his son Akhilesh has studied in an English-medium school. Tharoor said, "In the 21st century, most Indians want their children to...
  • Petitions filed for bail cancellation of Som and other accused 17-11-2013 07:28 PM

    The district authorities have filed petitions in the sessions and high court seeking cancellation of bail to the BJP MLA Sangeet Som and other accused who were arrested for their alleged role in inciting communal violence in Muzaffarnagar. Public counsel Dushyant Tyagi said that 25 petitions have been filed in...
  • Ramdev's brother booked for abduction, guru alleges conspiracy 22-10-2013 04:57 PM

    Haridwar: Ramdev's brother has been booked by Uttarakhand police for allegedly abducting a former employee of the yoga guru and thrashing him in captivity. A complaint was filed by Somdutt on Monday against the yoga guru's younger brother Ram Bharat accusing him of abducting his grandson Nitin Tyagi, a former...