India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 17, 2014
In a shift from its earlier stand that the CBI had no jurisdiction to probe the Adarsh housing society scam, the Maharashtra government on Wednesday told the Bombay High Court that it had no objection to a special CBI court "looking into" the case if the investigation was over.
India News | Jigme Pazo (With inputs from PTI) | Saturday April 5, 2014
The Central of Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to file a case against diplomat Devyani Khobragade and her father Uttam Khobragade in the Adarsh Housing scam for allegedly acquiring a flat on the basis of false affidavit, sources said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 15, 2013
The officers who led probe in the AgustaWestland helicopter scam, Adarsh Housing scam and CPM leader Ajit Sarkar's murder case are among 20 CBI officials who have won police medals for meritorious service on the occasion of Independence day.
India News | Written by Miloni Bhatt | Saturday August 3, 2013
Opposition parties in Maharashtra came down heavily on the ruling Congress- NCP combine, especially Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan, for failing to table the Adarsh Commission probe report on the housing society scam in the Assembly on Friday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 27, 2012
Former Congress legislator Kanhaiyalal Gidwani, who was chargesheeted in the Adarsh Society scam, died in Mumbai following a brief illness.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Wednesday July 18, 2012
The Adarsh case will now be heard by the Bombay High Court on August 3. The court today asked Adarsh society to file its reply to an application filed by the Ministry of Defence (MoD) yesterday. In that application the MoD stated that the disputed land was in possession of the Indian Army and it has been illegally occupied by the Maharashtra govern...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday July 10, 2012
In what could a setback for the Ministry of Defence (MoD) in the Adarsh Society case, Retired Lt General GS Sihota has told the commission probing the scam that the land in question does not belong to the MoD. Former Defence personnel are deposing before the judicial panel probing the Adarsh Society scam. Retired Lieutenant General GS Sihota is th...
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Friday July 6, 2012
There is growing support for Rishi Raj Singh, the Joint Director of the CBI in Mumbai, who's been taken off the Adarsh Society case and transferred to the Economic Offences Wing. Today, the Maharashtra wing of the BJP wrote to the Prime Minister and Home Minister, not to transfer the official.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Thursday July 5, 2012
A day after the chargesheet was filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the Adarsh scam case, a top official of the investigating agency has been transferred. Rishi Raj Singh, who was the Joint director of the CBI, has been moved to the economics offence wing of the agency.
Mumbai News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Tuesday July 3, 2012
Two years after the Adarsh society scam broke out, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to file the chargesheet in the case today. The probe agency was supposed to file it by June 15, but had asked for more time.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 29, 2012
The seven accused in the Adarsh Housing Society scam, including its chief promoter and former Congress MLC Kanhaiyalal Gidwani, hace been granted bail by a special court.The accused were directed to furnish surety of Rs 5 lakh each and asked to report to the CBI office in Mumbai on Tuesdays and Thursdays every week.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Tuesday May 22, 2012
Former Maharashtra Chief minister Ashok Chavan, who has been slapped with a money laundering case by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) along with 13 others for alleged involvement in the Adrash housing scam, has sought exemption from recording his statement in the case today. He says he doesn't want to give evidence. Mr Chavan was to appear before t...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 30, 2012
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan and 13 others have been slapped with a money laundering case by the Enforcement Directorate(ED) for their alleged involvement in the Adarsh housing scam.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday April 30, 2012
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has registered case of money laundering against former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan and 12 others in connection with the Adarsh scam today.
Monday April 30, 2012
Former Maharashtra chief minister Ashok Chavan and 14 others, named in the CBI's Adarsh Land Scam FIR, have been charged with money laundering.
India News | Reported by Priyanka Kakodkar | Wednesday April 18, 2012
In a huge relief to the Maharashtra government, the judicial commission of inquiry looking into the Adarsh housing scam has held that the land on which Adarsh Housing Society stands belongs to the government, and not the Army.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 11, 2012
The special CBI court, which rejected the bail pleas of the seven accused in the Adarsh Housing Society case last week, has observed that involvement of high-profile persons affected the pace of the probe.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 31, 2012
A special court here today extended the custody of six accused in the multi-crore Adarsh Society scam by four days to April 3 after CBI sought their remand claiming that some Southern Command Army officers were also suspected to be involved in the case and the agency wanted the accused to be confronted with them.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Thursday March 22, 2012
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has arrested a serving bureaucrat in the Maharashtra government, the first in the case, and two retired Major Generals in connection with the Adarsh Housing Society scam. With this, the number of arrests made so far in the case has gone up to seven.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta; written by Mala Das | Tuesday March 13, 2012
Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan may be named in the chargesheet that will be filed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the Adarsh Housing Society scam case, sources have told NDTV.
India News | mid-day.com | Tuesday March 13, 2012
Central Bureau of Investigation's perennial go-slow policy in most cases where political heavyweights are enmeshed came in for sharp censure from Bombay High Court yesterday apropos the Adarsh Housing Society scam. The court has ordered departmental inquiries to be initiated against all government officers allegedly involved in the scam. CBI had fi...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 6, 2012
The CBI on Tuesday arrested four people, including former Maharashtra Congress legislator Kanhaiyalal V. Gidwani, his son, a tax consultant and a lawyer of the probe agency, in a graft case linked to the Adarsh society scam investigation, an official said.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Monday November 28, 2011
In what seems to be a reminder of the Adarsh Housing Society scam in Mumbai, a shocking case of fraudulent sale of Defence land has come to light - this time in the highly-sensitive area of Srinagar. NDTV has exclusively accessed documents that reveal how land at the high-security Srinagar airfield has been on sale for the last four years.
India News | NDTV Correspondent | Sunday November 28, 2010
A day after Mumbai police registered a case in connection with the theft of key documents in the Adarsh Housing Society scam, the case has now been transferred to the Crime Branch due to the serious nature of the case and an internal departmental enquiry has also been ordered.The Crime Branch will be probing the case for theft and destruction of ev...