The Enforcement Directorate today said it has arrested the son of city-based financer Kishore Bhajiawala on money laundering charges and for allegedly using 1,000 fake IDs to illegally convert Rs 1 crore in old notes into new post demonetisation.
The Income Tax department has seized alleged unaccounted assets worth Rs 10.50 crore from a tea seller-turned-financier after raids were conducted against him in Surat as part of the anti-black money crackdown post demonetisation.
Farmers took out a protest rally in Surat on Saturday against the Reserve Bank's decision not to allow exchange or deposit of defunct notes at the district central co-operative banks and warned of stopping supply to Amul Milk co-operative if the restriction is not lifted in a week.
Surat has been adjudged as the best in Integrated Mass Transit, while Dharwad-Hubli (Karnataka) has the best city bus service, the Union Urban Development Ministry on Thursday said as it announced the names of cities for their commendable initiatives towards promotion of public transport, non-motorised transport and road safety.
Surat diamond merchant Savji Dholakia, known for his generous Diwali gifts, is set to shower goodies once again on his employees. Over a thousand cars and 400 apartments have been handed out, but these come with EMIs.
Television journalist Sachin Kheda on Thursday died at a private hospital in Faridabad where he was undergoing treatment after which his relatives alleged that medical negligence was responsbile for his death.
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is hoping to put up a major show of strength of Patels at a rally in Surat on Thursday in the presence of national party President Amit Shah to honour new Patel Ministers in the Vijay Rupani Gujarat government.
AAP Legislator Naresh Yadav, who has been booked and summoned in connection with the alleged June 24 Malerkotla sacrilege incident, along with party members today met the Punjab Police chief who assured them of "fair and impartial" probe.