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Demand for Nitin Gadkari resignation rocks Rajya Sabha again

Protests against Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and demands for his resignation continued in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday, disrupting the House.

May 12, 2015, 13:03 PM IST
Gadkari denies wrongdoing, says CAG report being misinterpreted; Opposition bent on his resignation

Gadkari denies wrongdoing, says CAG report being misinterpreted; Opposition bent on his resignation

The Narendra Modi government is set to bring the Goods and Services Tax (GST bill) before the Rajya Sabha on Monday, which aims at reforming the country's indirect tax regime.

May 11, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

Purti group says it never defaulted on IREDA loan

 Purti group on  said it has not defaulted on loans from state-run IREDA and Union Minister Nitin Gadkari was never involved in its day-to-day operations, as Opposition demanded the Minister's resignation over CAG flagging this issue.

May 08, 2015, 23:01 PM IST

Rajya Sabha disrupted over demands for Gadkari's resignation

Rajya Sabha proceedings were disrupted by repeated adjournments on Friday following uproar by Congress, demanding the resignation of Union Minister Nitin Gadkari following a CAG report alleging irregularities involving loan extended to his family-linked Purti group.

May 08, 2015, 13:04 PM IST

HC notice to Purti Group firm on I-T plea in tax case

The Bombay HC has issued a notice to a sugar firm linked to BJP leader Nitin Gadkari-founded Purti Group on an Income Tax Department appeal.

Jul 13, 2013, 12:07 PM IST

Alleged tax evasion detected in Purti transactions

The Income Tax department has detected alleged tax evasion to the tune of Rs 7 crore in the business transactions of Purti group of companies.

May 05, 2013, 10:37 AM IST

Nitin Gadkari questioned by I-T officials

Nitin Gadkari was on Thursday questioned for over four hours by Income Tax authorities.

Jan 31, 2013, 22:20 PM IST

Probe companies owned by Mayawati`s brother: BJP

BJP demanded probe into dubious financial transactions by companies owned by BSP chief Mayawati`s brother and questioned government`s intentions on issue in view of support extended to it by her.

Jan 28, 2013, 21:22 PM IST

`Shocked` I-T apex body demands apology from Gadkari

Demanding apology from Nitin Gadkari for alleged threat to Income Tax officials, their apex body on Sunday claimed the remarks were aimed at hindering a free and fair probe into Purti group.

Jan 27, 2013, 11:23 AM IST

Gadkari’s Purti Group under I-T scanner, again

The Income Tax Department on Tuesday conducted on-field enquiry at nine locations of BJP president Nitin Gadkari’s Purti Group related companies.

Jan 22, 2013, 13:00 PM IST

Gadkari seeks more time from I-T department for appearance

Nitin Gadkari, who was asked by the I-T department to appear before it, has sought more time to present his case.

Jan 21, 2013, 21:48 PM IST

Nitin Gadkari set to get second term as BJP chief?

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is reported to have failed in its effort to find a new president, reports said on Tuesday.

Jan 15, 2013, 09:02 AM IST

Purti case: I-T department summons Gadkari for alleged tax evasion

The Income Tax department has issued summons for appearance to BJP President Nitin Gadkari in connection with its investigation against him and some associated companies for alleged tax evasion.

Jan 12, 2013, 23:10 PM IST

BJP hints at action against Ram Jethmalani

BJP indicated it may take disciplinary action against Ram Jethmalani who demanded party president Nitin Gadkari`s resignation and disagreed with party`s stand over the appointment of new CBI director.

Nov 24, 2012, 21:09 PM IST

Decision to raise FDI issue in Par taken at NDA meeting: BJP

BJP raked up issue of FDI apparently wary of raising the corruption issue as its President Nitin Gadkari is facing charges of dubious funding of Purti Group.

Nov 22, 2012, 18:55 PM IST

BJP attacks Cong over Vadra land deals, coal blocks issue

Cornered over Nitin Gadkari`s Purti Group, BJP hit out at Congress asking why no action has been taken against Sonia Gandhi`s son-in-law Robert Vardra in land deals and Prime Minister in coal scam.

Nov 14, 2012, 16:58 PM IST

BJP, Gurumurthy again back Gadkari

RSS ideologue S Gurumurthy was asked by the Sangh founthead to probe charges against BJP president Nitin Gadkari.

Nov 14, 2012, 16:22 PM IST

Gadkari clean, no confusion on stand: BJP

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Balbir Punj on Wednesday came out in full defence of his party chief Nitin Gadkari.

Nov 14, 2012, 16:07 PM IST

Gadkari can continue if inquiry relieves him: Jethmalani

Ram Jethmalani has been demanding Nitin Gadkari`s resignation as party president over allegations of dubious funds by his company Purti Sugar & Power.

Nov 08, 2012, 23:34 PM IST

BJP supports Gadkari, but will he get second term?

The BJP has backed its chief Nitin Gadkari in the face of corruption allegations.

Oct 27, 2012, 09:30 AM IST