India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday September 16, 2014
Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who was summoned as a witness in the Rs 10 crore cash-for-post railway bribery case, today sought exemption from personal appearance on health grounds before a special court.
Thursday August 28, 2014
CBI sources said the enquiries will look into alleged irregularities in the extension of credit facilities by UCO Bank and Bank of Maharashtra in the borrowers account facilitated by Pawan Bansal of Altius Finserve, an accused in the Syndicate Bank bribery scandal, and his associates.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 3, 2014
Chairman & Managing Director of Syndicate Bank SK Jain and seven others were on Sunday remanded in CBI custody for four days as the agency plans to probe various other angles into the case that may emerge from the telephonic transcripts of the official and conduits.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 8, 2014
Former Railway Ministers were not on the same track as incumbent Sadananda Gowda today, calling the Rail Budget "pro-rich" and a "Modi gadget" which has nothing new to offer.
Elections News | NDTV.com | Thursday April 10, 2014
Pawan Kumar Bansal, a four-term MP who had to resign from the Union Cabinet last year after his nephew was caught accepting a bribe for arranging a plum posting for a senior railway official, is being challenged in Chandigarh by two women with links to the film world - Kirron Kher and Gul Panag.
Elections News | Barkha Dutt | Tuesday April 1, 2014
In the city fashioned by French architect Le Corbusier, the Open Hand Monument, rising 85 feet high, is a symbol of peace, intended to signal that Chandigarh is open to giving and receiving.
Elections News | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Thursday March 27, 2014
"I don't know about the others, but conductor-saab, you must let me buy my own ticket," says Gul Panag, delivering the line with camera-ready ease.
Elections News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday March 27, 2014
Pawan Bansal, whose nomination as a Congress candidate has been questioned because of a cash fror jobs scandal on his watch, today said he was "willing to be stoned in the middle of Chandigarh" if he was found guilty.
Elections News | Sunetra Choudhury | Thursday March 27, 2014
Kirron Kher is counting on the 'Modi-wave' to pull her through in this constituency of 6 lakh voters aside from the anti-incumbency factor against the sitting MP from the Congress party.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 19, 2014
Congress today indicated that Manish Tewari would contest next month's national election from Ludhiana in Punjab.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal and four-time MP today filed his nomination papers for the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat, polling for which will be held on April 10.
Elections News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel; edited by Mala Das | Tuesday March 18, 2014
As actor Kirron Kher arrived in Chandigarh today, protesters waved black flags and shouted slogans to signal their disapproval of her contesting from the city.
Elections News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 18, 2014
Two actresses from Bollywood will be taking on controversial and four-time Chandigarh MP Pawan Kumar Bansal here in the Lok Sabha battle.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 17, 2014
A day after BJP announced the candidature of actor Kirron Kher from the Chandigarh Lok Sabha constituency, a section of party activists today staged a protest demanding that she be replaced with a local leader as the party's nominee.
Elections News | Devesh Kumar | Friday March 14, 2014
Actor and former Miss India Gul Panag, an Aam Aadmi Party candidate for next month's general election, is at odds to explain her "NaMo for PM" tweet just two years ago.
Elections News | Sunetra Choudhury | Friday March 14, 2014
Pawan Bansal may be let off by a court due to lack of evidence, but is it OK for the Congress to forget these details? Even the judge hearing the case reminded the CBI that Mr Bansal could be summoned at any stage during the trial.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 14, 2014
Former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal was re-nominated by Congress from Chandigarh today brushing aside the "taint" argument as it released the second list of 71 candidates which includes film star Nagma in Meerut and Youth Congress chief Rajeevv Satav from Hingoli.
Elections News | Sunil Prabhu | Wednesday March 12, 2014
The Congress is likely to re-nominate former railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal from Chandigarh, in a move that signals his political rehabilitation. But former Commonwealth Games organizing committee chairman Suresh Kalmadi, who represents Pune in the Lok Sabha, is not likely to be as lucky. The party has, sources said, made up its mind to deny a...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 8, 2014
The young voters of the lone Lok Sabha seat of Chandigarh are set to play a crucial role when Lok Sabha polls will be held in Chandigarh on April 10.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday December 26, 2013
A sudden surge of 'likes' on his Facebook page has astounded former Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, who has approached the police and sought an inquiry.
Press Trust of India | Thursday December 26, 2013
Ex-Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal has approached the police to investigate sudden increase in Facebook likes on his page.
Robin Bansal | Monday July 29, 2013
Celebrities expressed grief over the demise of veteran actor Jagdish Raj, who played a police officer for a record 144 times in various Bollywood films.
Robin Bansal | Sunday July 21, 2013
Filmmaker SS Rajamouli's critically acclaimed Telugu revenge-drama Eega swept the 60th Filmfare awards (south) ceremony by winning five honours, including best film and best director, in the Telugu language category.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Saturday July 20, 2013
The judge handling the investigation into the railway scam that cost Pawan Bansal his job as Railways Minister in May has said that she may ask for the former minister's role to be examined during the trial.