Sahara

Snow paints red sand dunes of Sahara desert a wondrous white

Snow paints red sand dunes of Sahara desert a wondrous white

Majestic red sand dunes of the Sahara desert in a small North African town recently witnessed snowfall - much to the amazement of locals, environmentalists and people around the world at large.

Jan 09, 2018, 12:32 PM IST
Sahara lawyer says SEBI misled SC on auction process

Sahara lawyer says SEBI misled SC on auction process

The lawyer added that in some publications, it was also absolutely wrongfully written that the court warned Subrata Roy whereas there was no such warning.

Oct 14, 2017, 20:26 PM IST
SC rejects Sahara's plea for lifting attachment, stopping auction of Aamby Valley

SC rejects Sahara's plea for lifting attachment, stopping auction of Aamby Valley

The Supreme Court on Monday rejected a plea by Sahara Group urging it to lift attachment of its Aamby Vally project and permit it to enter into agreement with Royal Partners Investment Fund for selling it 26 per cent stakes in it for $1.6 billion.

Sep 11, 2017, 22:39 PM IST
SC rejects Sahara's plea to put on hold Aamby Valley auction

SC rejects Sahara's plea to put on hold Aamby Valley auction

The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to accept Sahara chief Subrata Roy's plea to put on hold the auction process of the group's project Aamby Valley in Pune district of Maharashtra.

Aug 10, 2017, 16:48 PM IST
Sahara in SC for putting on hold auctioning of Aamby Valley

Sahara in SC for putting on hold auctioning of Aamby Valley

The apex court had on July 25 asked the embattled Sahara chief to deposit Rs 1,500 crore in the SEBI-Sahara account by September 7 and said that it might then deliberate upon his plea seeking 18 months more time for making complete repayment.

Aug 09, 2017, 19:30 PM IST

SAT stays IRDAI order on Sahara Life for a week

Giving a week's relief to Sahara India Life Insurance (SILIC), the Securities Appellate Tribunal (SAT) today stayed the IRDAI decision to sell the business of the Sahara group company to ICICI Prudential Life Insurance.

Jul 31, 2017, 18:19 PM IST
SC asks Sahara chief to deposit Rs 1,500 crore by September 7

SC asks Sahara chief to deposit Rs 1,500 crore by September 7

The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed Sahara group chief Subrata Roy to deposit Rs 1,500 crore in the SEBI-Sahara refund account by September seven.

Jul 25, 2017, 17:47 PM IST
 SC gives no relief to Sahara chief Subrata Roy, refuses to extend deadline for payment of Rs 552 crore

SC gives no relief to Sahara chief Subrata Roy, refuses to extend deadline for payment of Rs 552 crore

The Supreme Court on Wednesday noted that embattled Sahara chief Subrata Roy has deposited Rs 710.22 crore in the SEBI-Sahara account

Jul 05, 2017, 16:47 PM IST
Sebi to e-auction Sahara property in Uttarakhand on Jul 28

Sebi to e-auction Sahara property in Uttarakhand on Jul 28

Capital markets regulator Sebi will auction a property owned by Sahara in Uttarakhand, for a total reserve price of little over Rs 223 crore, on July 28, as part of the process to recover funds from the beleaguered group.

Jul 04, 2017, 16:38 PM IST

Eight Chadian troops killed in clashes with Boko Haram

Eight Chadian soldiers were killed in fierce fighting with Boko Haram insurgents at the weekend on islands on Lake Chad.

Jun 26, 2017, 18:11 PM IST
I-T dept issues Rs 24,646 crore notice to Sahara's Aamby Valley

I-T dept issues Rs 24,646 crore notice to Sahara's Aamby Valley

The Income Tax department has issued a Rs 24,646 crore tax demand notice to Sahara Group's Aamby Valley Limited (AVL) after conducting a special audit of the company.

Apr 25, 2017, 19:36 PM IST
Tata, Godrej, Adani show interest in buying Sahara properties

Tata, Godrej, Adani show interest in buying Sahara properties

A large number of corporates, including Tatas, Godrej, Adani and Patanjali, have shown interest in buying embattled Sahara group's 30 properties estimated to be worth about Rs 7,400 crore.

Apr 19, 2017, 19:27 PM IST
ED moves SC for attaching Sahara Group's major foreign assets worth over Rs 3697 crore

ED moves SC for attaching Sahara Group's major foreign assets worth over Rs 3697 crore

There is fresh trouble for Sahara Group Chairman, as ED has moved Supreme Court seeking permission to attach major foreign assets of Sahara Group worth over Rs 3,697 crore.

Feb 07, 2017, 10:57 AM IST
Supreme Court orders attachment of Sahara's Aamby Valley project

Supreme Court orders attachment of Sahara's Aamby Valley project

The Supreme Court on Monday attached Sahara group`s Aamby Valley property in Pune for the recovery of Rs 14,799 crore that the group`s two companies involved in real estate have to pay investors.

Feb 06, 2017, 16:08 PM IST
SC refuses to grant more time to Sahara chief Subrata Roy to pay Rs 600 crore

SC refuses to grant more time to Sahara chief Subrata Roy to pay Rs 600 crore

The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to grant more time to the Sahara chief Subrata Roy to pay Rs 600 crore.

Jan 12, 2017, 14:53 PM IST
Sahara-Birla papers: SC rejects plea seeking SIT probe against PM Narendra Modi

Sahara-Birla papers: SC rejects plea seeking SIT probe against PM Narendra Modi

The Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a plea seeking SIT probe against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other politicians, on allegations of receiving money from two business houses, Aditya-Birla Group and Sahara.

Jan 11, 2017, 16:35 PM IST

Sheila Dikshit seeks probe into bribery cases involving Modi

Former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Tuesday questioned why the Prime Minister`s Office (PMO) has not ordered a probe into the alleged bribes that corporate houses Sahara and Birla groups paid to politicians including Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Dec 27, 2016, 16:10 PM IST
Ready with roadmap to deposit remaining Rs 12,000 crore by December 2018: Sahara group

Ready with roadmap to deposit remaining Rs 12,000 crore by December 2018: Sahara group

Embattled Sahara Group on Friday told the Supreme Court it was ready with a roadmap to deposit the remaining amount of Rs 12,000 crore in the SEBI-Sahara account by December 2018 to be refunded to the investors.

Oct 21, 2016, 22:41 PM IST
 Sahara to deposit Rs 200 crore with SEBI, seeks advancement of case hearing

Sahara to deposit Rs 200 crore with SEBI, seeks advancement of case hearing

Sahara Group on Thursday told the Supreme Court that it would deposit Rs 200 crore with market regulator SEBI in pursuance of an earlier apex court direction and sought advancement of the hearing in the case.

Oct 20, 2016, 19:53 PM IST
Sebi to auction Sahara group's 13 more land parcels

Sebi to auction Sahara group's 13 more land parcels

Moving ahead with sale of Sahara assets to recover money, regulator Sebi lined up 13 land parcels of the beleaguered group for an e-auction next month at a total reserve price of about Rs 1,400 crore.

Sep 21, 2016, 16:56 PM IST