Maharashtra polls: Police seize cash stashed in Ajit Pawar's vehicle


Parbhani: Maharashtra Police have seized Rs.4.85 lakh from a car allegedly belonging to senior Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and former state deputy chief minister Ajit Pawar, an official said here Wednesday.

Woman tried to smuggle cash to Syrian rebels in underwear

Two women, including a British student, today appeared in a court here accused of arranging to smuggle cash to jihadists in Syria after one was allegedly found with 20,000 euros in her underwear.

Massive cash seizure ahead of polls

Over 2.13 crore litres of liquor and Rs 283 crore cash have been seized in the run-up to the elections, with the maximum recoveries made in Andhra Pradesh.

Unaccounted cash worth Rs 5.39 cr seized in East Godavari

Election officials have so far seized unaccounted cash worth Rs 5.39 crore and two-kg silver in East Godavari district since the model code came into force for May 7 poll in Seemandhra region.

BJP`s Kisanganj Lok Sabha candidate booked for Rs 1 lakh cash recovery

BJP Lok Sabha candidate from Kisanganj in Bihar Dilip Kumar Jaiswal has been booked along with four others after Rs one lakh cash was allegedly recovered from a car engaged in his campaign.

Rs 1.75 lakh seized from Gujarat minister Solanki`s chopper

District Election Commission officials Tuesday seized Rs 1.75 lakh from the helicopter of Gujarat Minister Parshottam Solanki.

Cash distributed at UP Cong chief`s road show in Faizabad

Cash was today allegedly distributed in a road show of Uttar Pradesh State Congress President and Faizabad MP Nirmal Khatri.

Ensure no unauthorised cash in flights for poll campaign: DGCA to pilots

DGCA has directed pilots and crew of aircraft or helicopters flying VIPs for poll campaigning to ensure that no unauthorised cash, narcotics or arms are carried in the flight.

Rs 4 crore of unaccounted cash seized in Ghaziabad

Almost Rs 4 crore of unaccounted money suspected to be meant for use during the upcoming parliamentary polls was seized from four different locations here Wednesday, police said.

`Concerning` disparity between World T20 cash awards for men`s, women`s cricket

The huge disparity between the World Twenty20 cash prizes for the men and the women`s cricket may be a concern for the ICC in the near future, according to a report.

Rs 29 lakh cash, ammunition seized from Naxal hideouts

In a major haul, a whopping Rs 29 lakh were seized from a Maoist dump in Chhattisgarh`s Rajnandgaon district, police said Tuesday.

Rs 1.6 crore found in car in Andhra Pradesh

Cash worth Rs 1.6 crore was recovered from a car in Andhra Pradesh`s Khammam district during vehicle checking, police said on Monday.

Italian woman told cash had `virus`, scammed of USD 2,000

An elderly woman in Italy has been robbed of her savings after two con-women told the pensioner that her USD 2,000 banknotes were contaminated with a deadly virus.

Devyani case: Maid`s salary doesn`t include cash, meals, housing, says US law

Payments made to the domestic maid of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade in cash or to Indian bank accounts and provision of service accommodation and meals as part of salary are grounds that may not be in compliance with US notifications in this regard.

Delhi polls: 66 liquor cartons, Rs 22 lakh seized ahead of voting

Delhi Police seized 66 cartons of liquor and cash worth Rs 26 lakh from various parts of the national capital ahead of Assembly Election on Wednesday.

Rs 35 lakh seized ahead of polls in Rajasthan

Separate raids by authorities in the poll-bound state of Rajasthan have yielded Rs 35 lakh in cash, sources said.

Cash seized during vehicle check in Yercaud

Election officials have seized silver anklets worth about Rs eight lakh and Rs 3.74 lakh cash during a vehicle check at Valappadi, coming under Yercaud assembly constituency, where bypoll is scheduled for December 4.

MP minister Kailash Vijayvargiya caught on camera while distributing cash

Kailash Vijayvargiya, the industries minister in Madhya Pradesh cabinet of Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, is in trouble for flouting the model code of conduct in place for next month’s Assembly Elections.

England to receive six-figure `prize pot` if they win Champions Trophy

The England cricket team will reportedly receive a sum approaching six figures if they can win the ICC Champions Trophy at Edgbaston on Sunday by beating India in the final.

Railway bribery case: CBI seizes valuables which were removed from Mahesh Kumar`s premises

Huge amount of cash, diamond, jewellery, Kisan Vikas Patra and documents of benami property were discovered from the residence of Mahesh Kumar.