Associate Sponsor
Sponsors
Mukul Roy removed as TMC leader in RS, O'Brien to take up job
Mukul Roy removed as TMC leader in RS, O'Brien to take up job

Mukul Roy, a one-time confidant of Trinamool Congress supremo Mamata Banerjee, has been removed as the leader of the party in Rajya Sabha with Derek O'Brien having been appointed in his place.

Saradha scam: HC rejects Agarwal's bail prayer

Calcutta High Court on Tuesday rejected the bail prayer of Sandhir Agarwal, accused of having taken money from Saradha group chairman Sudipta Sen by promising him to manage market regulator SEBI.

ED to attach Saradha properties worth Rs 500 crore

Enforcement Directorate (ED) which is probing the money trail in the Saradha ponzi scam will further attach properties worth Rs 500 crore, an official in the department said.

Saradha scam: Matang Sinh's security withdrawn

Security to controversial politician Matang Sinh, who was arrested by CBI in connection with Saradha scam, has been finally withdrawn.

ED to study CBI chargesheets in Saradha case

Enforcement Directorate, which started the Saradha ponzi scam case in April 2014, would study the charge sheets filed by CBI before filing its own, a source in the Directorate said.

NSG guards for Lalu Yadav, Raman Singh to be withdrawn

In a major overhaul of security drill for VIPs, NSG's elite 'Black Cat' commandos are likely to be withdrawn for Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and RJD Supremo Lalu Prasad even as Saradha scam accused Mantang Sinh will continue to enjoy Z-plus cover.

ED grills wife of former Assam minister in Saradha scam

Riniki Sarma, wife of former Assam minister Himanshu Sarma was on Tuesday grilled by Enforcement Directorate (ED) here in connection with the multi-crore Saradha scam.

Odisha seeks court-monitored CBI probe in chit-fund scam

Odisha government on Monday sought court-monitored CBI investigation into the multi-crore chitfund scam, telling Supreme Court that the probe was not going on at the desired pace.

Saradha agent remanded to three days in ED custody

A Saradha agent was on Monday remanded to three days in Enforcement Directorate's (ED) custody till February 19, 2015.

Mamata Banerjee calls up Mukul Roy, both remain mum on issues discussed
Mamata Banerjee calls up Mukul Roy, both remain mum on issues discussed

Amid reports of Trinamool Congress general secretary Mukul Roy forming a new political outfit, party chief Mamata Banerjee on Sunday called up the leader but it was not immediately known what transpired during the talks.

Saradha scam: Former TMC MP interrogated again

Former Trinamool Congress MP Srinjoy Bose, who was arrested by the CBI in connection with the Saradha scam and later granted conditional bail, on Saturday visited the CBI office here for further interrogation.

Saradha scam: ED arrests Sudipta Sen's close aide

A close associate of Saradha scam main accused Sudipta Sen was on Friday arrested by Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with its probe in the multi- crore ponzi scheme.

Saradha scam: Madan Mitra's judicial remand extended

A city court on Thursday extended till February 26 the judicial remand of West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra, arrested by CBI for alleged complicity in the multi-crore Saradha scam.

Saradha scam: Section 409 applied against Madan Mitra

A city court tonight incorporated section 409 of IPC (criminal breach of trust by a public servant) against West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra in Saradha chit fund scam case on a plea by CBI amid high drama in the court room with a section of lawyers demanding a hearing before passing any order.

BJP will do well in West Bengal elections: Naqvi

Union minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday said all those involved in the Saradha scam should be punished as public money was looted, even as he expressed confidence over BJP doing well in the coming by-polls and next Assembly elections in West Bengal.

Saradha flourished because of Trinamool Congress: BJP

Hitting out at West Bengal`s ruling Trinamool Congress over the Saradha scam, the BJP Monday slammed the Mamata Banerjee government for "shielding" the perpetrators of the multi-crore rupee scandal.

Digvijay Singh had recommended Z-plus security for Matang Sinh: Reports

Reports have revealed that Gandhi family loyalist Digvijaya Singh wrote letters to the then PM Manmohan Singh in 2012 requesting not to take away Matang Sinh's security. Sinh has been arrested by CBI in connection with Saradha chit-fund scam.

Saradha scam case: Matang Sinh produced before Kolkata court

Former Union minister Matang Sinh, who was arrested in connection with the multi-crore Saradha scam, was on Saturday produced before Alipore court in Kolkata.

Saradha case: Matang Sinh produced before Kolkata court

Former Union minister Matang Sinh, who was arrested in connection with the multi-crore Saradha scam, was on Saturday produced before Alipore court in Kolkata.

West Bengal ponzi firm's MD arrested

The managing director of URO Group - a West Bengal-based deposit-taking company - has been arrested on charges of cheating and fraud, police said on Saturday.