Parliamentarians take umbrage over SC remarks on 'crorepati' MPs

Jairam Ramesh (Congress) said he was astonished to read that a survey had found that 80 percent of the ex-MPs were millionaires.

Mar 23, 2017, 12:40 PM IST

Crorepati count rises in UP assembly; 1/4th MLAs face serious criminal cases

An average of one in four newly elected MLAs in Uttar Pradesh is named in a serious criminal case like murder or rape, while eight out of 10 is a crorepati, a study showed today.

Mar 12, 2017, 22:23 PM IST

Maharashtra: Woman loses Rs 23 lakh in hope of becoming crorepati

A housewife lost Rs 23 lakh in hope of getting a non-existent prize money of Rs 1.25 crore.

Apr 04, 2015, 20:55 PM IST

Delhi polls: 3 `crorepati` BJP MLAs, 29 others file nomination

Three `crorepati` BJP MLAs are among the 32 candidates who filed their nominations on Tuesday for the upcoming Delhi Assembly polls.

Nov 12, 2013, 23:07 PM IST

Karnataka polls: 65% of candidates are crorepatis

Crorepati candidates have a formidable presence in the May five assembly polls in Karnataka.

Apr 29, 2013, 23:04 PM IST

Crorepati clerks in Uttar Pradesh government

Uttar Pradesh is notorious for its affluent politicians and bureaucrats. Now a new report by the state vigilance department says even clerks in the state government have been found owning assets far beyond known sources of income.

Dec 24, 2009, 15:26 PM IST