World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 28, 2015
As promised by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, e-tourist visa facility will be rolled out to Chinese nationals beginning July 30.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 23, 2015
Disgraced IPL Commissioner Lalit Modi is among four people against whom the government did not file appeal against the orders of lower courts for issue of passports, said the Centre.
India News | Barkha Dutt | Thursday July 2, 2015
Tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi's father and Indofil chief KK Modi today said his son did write a letter to Swaraj Kaushal, the husband of External Affairs Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, but it was withdrawn later.
India News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Saturday June 27, 2015
After Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje's controversial affidavit, new details emerged today revealing that retired Mumbai Police Commissioner R D Tyagi was one of those who backed former IPL chief Lalit Modi for his immigration plea in the United Kingdom.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday June 26, 2015
After Lalit Modi, cricket tycoon, fled to London amid a corruption investigation, his appeal for immigration included a supporting statement from top BJP leader Vasundhara Raje; on the list of other Indians who furnished documents for his case are two retired Supreme Court judges, as well RD Tyagi, who had served as police commissioner of Mumbai, w...
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday June 26, 2015
Lalit Modi's tweets about "meeting the Gandhi family" in London have been seized by the ruling BJP as it confronts calls for the resignation of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje for helping the graft-accused cricket boss.
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 | Sreenivasan Jain (with inputs from Manas Roshan) | Friday June 26, 2015
A UK court had relied on the testimony of "credible witnesses" to uphold Lalit Modi's appeal to stay on in England. Among the testimonies presented to the court in 2011 was that of Vasundhara Raje, who said that Lalit Modi was a victim of a political witch hunt.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday June 25, 2015
A series of A-listers from the BJP including then president Nitin Gadkari watched a test match at Lord's in London in July 2011. Party leader Vijay Jolly told NDTV today that the tickets for the match, which took place in July 21-15, were not arranged by controversial cricket tycoon Lalit Modi, wanted in India in a slew of corruption cases.
India News | Barkha Dutt, Sidharth Pandey | Thursday June 25, 2015
Top BJP leader Vasundhara Raje was in London on an extended trip when she furnished a secret affidavit supporting the immigration appeal of tainted cricket tycoon Lalit Modi, sources say pointing to new evidence.
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 | Written by Harsha Kumari Singh | Sunday June 21, 2015
International Yoga Day provided Rajasthan chief minister Vasundhara Raje, the perfect occasion to make her first public appearance in almost a week in Jaipur today. She has been at the centre of a controversy surrounding her links with former Indian Premier League chief Lalit Modi.
India News | Friday June 19, 2015
Congress leader Jairam Ramesh today coined a new yoga asana to deride what he called Prime Minister Narendra Modi's silence on the Lalit Modi controversy - the "Lalit-Asana."
India News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday June 19, 2015
Battling allegations linked to former IPL chief Lalit Modi, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has cancelled a trip to Punjab that would have brought her face to face with BJP chief Amit Shah and Home Minister Rajnath Singh today. She is unwell, said her office this morning.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday June 19, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP president Amit Shah met last night to discuss a massive political controversy that has engulfed the party in connection with former IPL chief Lalit Modi.
India News | Written by Tejas Mehta | Thursday June 18, 2015
Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is precariously placed with allegations that she provided secret support for cricket boss Lalit Modi when he asked the UK for citizenship.
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.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday June 18, 2015
As the ruling BJP confronts a raging controversy over Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj helping former IPL boss Lalit Modi obtain British travel papers in July last year when his passport was held by Indian authorities, a dinner at a London hotel has raised new questions for the party.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday June 18, 2015
As Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje faces calls for her resignation in connection with the Lalit Modi controversy, her party BJP has decided not to back her for now, say sources.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Former union minister P Chidambaram today hit back at former IPL chief Lalit Modi, who has alleged that he was hounded by the previous Congress-led government and his passport was cancelled wrongly.
India News | NDTV.com | Thursday June 18, 2015
Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram is addressing a press conference on the controversy surrounding the UK visa for former IPL boss Lalit Modi. Here is what he has said.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday June 17, 2015
A day after Lalit Modi named him among UPA ministers who had helped him with travel documents, senior politician Sharad Pawar has given his first detailed response. The former minister said he did run into Mr Modi a few weeks ago at a London restaurant, and told him then to come back to India and face the law.
India News | Reported by Harsha Kumari Singh, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday June 17, 2015
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje is yet to comment on documents that suggest that she agreed to be a secret witness for controversial former IPL chief Lalit Modi's immigration application to the UK.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday June 15, 2015
Former Indian Premier League boss Lalit Modi today came out with his first response over a snowballing controversy over Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj helping him gain emergency travel papers in Britain.