The said the barrack remains unoccupied at present but even if it were to be occupied by other inmates, it would still be infinitely spacious. Modi's defence team has indicated that it intends to challenge the prison conditions in the course of its arguments this week to try and establish it as inadequate to meet the UK's human rights requirements. … [Read more...] about Nirav Modi extradition case: UK court given fresh video tour of Mumbai’s Arthur Road Jail
Asia pacific group on money laundering
It was in 2012 that a credit committee of ICICI Bank in which Chanda Kochhar was a member in her capacity as CEO signed a letter sanctioning a loan to Videocon promoter Venugopal Dhoot. ICICI was part of a consortium of more than 20 banks and financial institutions that disbursed the loan of Rs 40,000 crore to consolidate debt and expand into oil and energy. India’s third biggest lender ended up loaning Rs 3,250 crore to Dhoot’s business. … [Read more...] about ICICI-Videocon case: Deepak Kochhar arrested. Is Chanda Kochhar next?
The branching out of this trilateral initiative in development and technological arena is a result of the people-to-people collaboration, in particular those by Indian diaspora in the US and Israel, that was initiated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his historic visit to Israel three years ago in July 2017, community leaders said. … [Read more...] about India, US, Israel collaborating in 5G tech: Official
Gogoi’s comparison with Mishra is inevitable. He had headed the five-member Constitution bench that delivered the momentous and unanimous judgment deciding the 70-year-old litigation of the disputed Babri Masjid land in Ayodhya in favour of Hindus. Justice Gogoi also headed the bench, which put SC’s stamp of approval on the Rafale fighter jet deal between India and France. It would be instructive to remember that Rafale was pretty much in the headlines then and the apex court observations did much to douse the fire that surrounded the purchase of the jet fighters. … [Read more...] about Former CJI Gogoi’s Rajya Sabha nomination is not the first and won’t be the last
"ED seizes FEMA, agricultural lands, plots, houses in Tamil Nadu, balances in bank accounts and shares totaling to Rs.89.19 crore held by S Jagathrakshakan, Member of Lok Sabha, and his family members for illegally acquired, held and transferred security in a Singapore-based company," the central agency tweeted on September 12. … [Read more...] about ED seizes DMK MP S Jagathrakshakan’s properties worth Rs 89 crore