India News | Written by Siddharth Ranjan Das (with inputs from Harsha Kumari Singh) | Saturday August 15, 2015
The BJP today started its press conference blitz across all states to counter the Congress' claims of their party shielding corrupt leaders, a day after the monsoon session of the Parliament ended with disruptions, and no legislation work being done due to Congress' demand for resignation of three senior BJP leaders over the issue of proximity to t...
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Initiating a debate in the Lok Sabha on "Lalitgate", the controversy that has left parliament paralysed, the Congress today posed seven questions on foreign minister Sushma Swaraj's assistance to tainted cricket moghul Lalit Modi.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Asserting that she is ready "this very minute", Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj told the Opposition Congress to begin a debate on the controversy that has left parliament paralysed - her assistance that allowed tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi to travel from the UK to Portugal last year for his wife's cancer treatment.
India News | Reported by Nikhil Naz, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Monday August 10, 2015
The Congress today accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of being "soft" on tainted cricket boss Lalit Modi, who is wanted in India in corruption cases related to the Indian Premier League or IPL that he launched.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 5, 2015
Waqar Younis flew directly to his home in Sydney after the Sri Lanka series and was clearly annoyed with the ruckus created over the decision to rest Sarfaraz Ahmed in the two T20 matches that Pakistan won.
India News | Reported by Tejas Mehta, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday August 5, 2015
A court in Mumbai has today issued a non-bailable warrant for Lalit Modi, who has asserted himself as a national controversy because of alleged close links to top leaders of the BJP.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 4, 2015
Pakistan wicketkeeper Sarfraz Ahmed sought to downplay the controversy surrounding his exclusion from the T20 side in the recent series against Sri Lanka.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday July 22, 2015
The Board of Control of for Cricket in India named a working group comprising Sourav Ganguly, Rajeev Shukla, Anurag Thakur and Anirudh Chaudhry to study the verdict and prepare a road map for IPL's future.
India News | Edited by Raija Susan Panicker | Monday July 20, 2015
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who has been attacked by the opposition for helping disgraced cricket boss Lalit Modi get travel papers in Britain, is keen to make a statement in Parliament on the controversy, sources have said.
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Sunday July 19, 2015
Two days before Parliament's monsoon session of begins, Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje -- who is facing controversy over her links with tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi -- met BJP president Amit Shah during a key strategy session in Delhi today.
Thursday July 16, 2015
Chennai Super Kings and Rajasthan Royals were on Tuesday suspended by the Justice Lodha panel over illegal betting but stand-in India skipper Ajinkya Rahane said his squad's focus is on two Twenty20 internationals against Zimbabwe, and not the controversy surrounding the IPL.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday July 8, 2015
The Rajasthan government had allegedly forwarded the name of tainted cricket mughal, Lalit Modi, for the prestigious Padma awards in 2007, according to newspaper reports.
India News | Reported by Barkha Dutt, Written by Suparna Singh | Thursday July 2, 2015
Months after Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj helped tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi get urgent travel documents in the UK, the entrepreneur asked her husband, Swaraj Kaushal, to serve as his back-up on the board of one of his companies, Indofil.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday June 26, 2015
The BJP today said that Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje backed the immigration appeal of tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi, but did not testify in court on his behalf.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday June 26, 2015
The BJP appears to be backing Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje, who is embroiled in a controversy over supporting disgraced cricket tycoon Lalit Modi's immigration appeal to UK in 2011. In Delhi, posting an exclusively strong defence for Ms Raje, top government sources denied the charge against her that she helped Lalit Modi, who, the Congr...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday June 26, 2015
Vasundhara Raje, the Chief Minister of Rajasthan, is battling a storm over her support to disgraced cricket boss Lalit Modi but legal sources have told NDTV that she is not the only one - many more VIPs signed affidavits to support Mr Modi's immigration request to the UK.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Thursday June 25, 2015
Just days after vigorously defending his colleague Vasundhara Raje, Nitin Gadkari is being far more cautious about her links to tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi.
India News | Sreenivasan Jain | Wednesday June 24, 2015
A generous investment by disgraced cricket tycoon Lalit Modi in a firm owned by the son of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje exhibits money-laundering behaviour, said sources in the Enforcement Directorate to NDTV today on condition of anonymity.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Wednesday June 24, 2015
The government will "play by the rulebook" to ensure that the cases against cricket boss Lalit Modi are thoroughly investigated, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today.
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday June 24, 2015
At a time when the BJP's top leaders are under attack for extending hefty favours to corruption-tainted cricket boss Lalit Modi, a party spokesperson has accused Congress chief Sonia Gandhi of launching "witch-hunt" against the controversial entrepreneur to protect her party's Shashi Tharoor, a minister in the previous Congress-led government.
India News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Vasundhara Raje, the Chief Minister of Rajasthan, has cancelled a trip to London in the middle of a massive controversy over her links with former cricket boss Lalit Modi, who is based in the UK.
India News | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Monday June 22, 2015
At a time when her links with controversial cricket boss Lalit Modi have lurched the government into controversy, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje met today with senior union minister Nitin Gadkari - and received some crucial support.
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Thursday June 18, 2015
Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje may have to fend for herself in a scandal around corruption-tainted cricket boss Lalit Modi. BJP sources say her alleged secret witness statement in favour of Lalit Modi's immigration papers, if found true, can be seriously damaging and even be the possible grounds for her removal.
Opinion | Rana Ayyub | Wednesday June 17, 2015
The Sushma Swaraj - Lalit Modi controversy has exposed fault lines in the BJP, says Rana Ayyub.