Sameer Contractor | Sunday January 15, 2017
Mumbai-based Jehan Daruvala grabbed the first two pole positions in the Toyota Racing Series Cars in Christchurch, New Zealand. The Sahara Force India Academy racer also managed to break the circuit record in the series, kickstarting the new year with a bang.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday January 12, 2017
The AAP on Wednesday dubbed the Supreme Court's decision of rejecting a plea for probing the alleged payoffs to Prime Minister Narendra Modi by the Birla-Sahara groups, as "unfortunate".
India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday January 11, 2017
There will be no probe by a Special Investigation Team into the politically sensitive Sahara diaries case - which involves allegations that bribes were paid to politicians including Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he was the Gujarat Chief Minister -- the Supreme Court has said. The top court has said there is not enough evidence in the case.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Wednesday January 11, 2017
The Supreme Court is expected to hear the politically sensitive Sahara-Birla diary case, which involves alleged bribes paid to politicians today. The hearing comes following a fresh affidavit by lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan.
India News | Reported by Sidharth Pandey | Thursday January 5, 2017
The opposition alleged today that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been ensured unwarranted protection by tax officials who have decided not to investigate the Sahara Group over alleged bribes that were paid to politicians, according to "diary entries" found in raids on the company's offices in 2014.
Delhi News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 30, 2016
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today dared the Centre to get all the appointments made by his government probed after the CBI filed an FIR into the appointment of city Health Minister Satyendar Jain's OSD.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday December 28, 2016
Rahul Gandhi's list of questions for Prime Minister Narendra Modi today included how much black or untaxed money has come back into the system since November 8, when 500- and 1,000-rupee notes were banned. "50 days are coming to an end, the PM needs to answer key questions," he said, speaking to reporters on the Congress party's 132nd foundation da...
India News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday December 27, 2016
In an attempt to flatten Opposition's continued attack on PM Modi over notes ban, Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi's "utterances", also referring to his allegations of corruption against the PM, lacked "maturity and gravitas", while terming Mr Gandhi's joint press conference with Mamata Banerjee and other...
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday December 27, 2016
As Rahul Gandhi pressed home with his allegations of corruption against Prime Minister Narendra Modi today, Congress veteran Sheila Dikshit was forced to go back on her earlier comments on what is being called the "Sahara Diaries". Ms Dikshit too targeted PM Modi in tweets, signalling her submission to her party's line. There was though a hint of p...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 27, 2016
Toeing the party line, Sheila Dikshit today targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi wondering why he was shying away from an independent probe into the 'Sahara-Birla' papers relating to pay-offs, days after her comments questioning authenticity of the documents put Congress on the backfoot.
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Tuesday December 27, 2016
Hours after Sheila Dikshit's comments on "Sahara Diaries" landed the Congress party in a spot and blunted Rahul Gandhi's corruption charges on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the former Delhi Chief Minister toed the party line saying the onus is on PM to "come out clean on charges".
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 27, 2016
Congress on Monday announced it will hold country-wide protests on January 5 at all district headquarters and on January 8 at the block level to highlight the common man's woes due to demonetisation and the "personal corruption" by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 26, 2016
Days after Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of corruption linked to the "Sahara diaries," the documents have been rubbished by his own party leader, Sheila Dikshit. The former Delhi Chief Minister's name figures in the list that the Congress put out in a tweet as proof of its allegations against PM Modi.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 23, 2016
AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal today again attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying his decision to demonetise Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes was scripted to "execute a mammoth scam of Rs eight lakh crore".
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday December 22, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today derided Rahul Gandhi using his "earthquake" comment and jibed that he is "learning how to make speeches", delivering a sharp comeback a day after the Congress Vice President accused him of receiving crores in kickbacks as Chief Minister of Gujarat.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Thursday December 22, 2016
Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi received crores in kickbacks as Chief Minister of Gujarat, months before he led the BJP to victory in the 2014 national elections. The BJP has called the Congress leader a "bluffmaster" and said he was insulting the Supreme Court, which has not found merit in the allegations.
Sameer Contractor | Thursday December 8, 2016
Mumbai-based driver Jehan Daruvala has confirmed his participation in the FIA Formula 3 European Championship. The Sahara Force India Academy racer has joined team Carlin for the 2017 season and takes another step, as he aims to drive in the coveted Formula One series one day.
India News | Agencies | Monday November 28, 2016
Sahara Chief Subrata Roy was asked by the Supreme Court to pay Rs 600 crore by February if he wants to stay out of jail.
Press Trust of India | Monday November 28, 2016
With 173 points, Sahara Force India secured fourth position at the Constructors' Championships, 35 more than closest rival Williams in the 2016 edition
Sameer Contractor | Sunday November 27, 2016
Nico Rosberg finally secured his first Formula One title as he finished on the podium at the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix, even as Lewis Hamilton won the final race of the 2016 season.
Press Trust of India | Friday November 18, 2016
Earlier, 13 properties were put on the block in October and their combined reserve price was about Rs 1,400 crore.
Press Trust of India | Friday October 21, 2016
Senior advocate Kapil Sibal said the group was ready with Rs 15 crore and the remaining amount of Rs 185 crore would be deposited by the next date of hearing.
Sameer Contractor | Monday October 17, 2016
Nico Hulkenberg has moved to Renault Sport Formula 1 team on a multi-year deal starting next season. The German driver currently represents Sahara Force India on the grid and the switch was speculated for a while, more so, since the team confirmed Sergio Perez will be continuing with them for the next season.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 28, 2016
The Supreme Court said it had been "taken for a ride" by the Sahara group by its past conduct and asked it to submit a roadmap for paying the balance amount of Rs 12,000 crore to SEBI, as it extended the parole of Subrata Roy and others till October 24 on payment of Rs 200 crore.
India News | Edited by Shuchi Shukla | Friday September 23, 2016
The Supreme Court today ordered Sahara chief Subrata Roy to be go back to jail.
Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 21, 2016
Moving ahead with sale of Sahara assets to recover money, the Securities and Exchange Board of India (Sebi) on Wednesday lined up 13 land parcels of the beleaguered group for an e-auction next month at a total reserve price of about Rs 1,400 crore.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday September 16, 2016
The Supreme Court on Friday extended, by one week, the parole of Sahara chief Subrata Roy till September 23.
Press Trust of India | Friday September 16, 2016
Supreme Court extended the parole of Sahara chief Subrata Roy till September 23, granted to him in May on humanitarian grounds after his mother passed away.
Press Trust of India | Monday September 5, 2016
The Supreme Court on Monday directed Sahara India Commercial Corporation Limited (SICCL) to deposit Rs 3.5 crore to pay back investors who had bought flats in its Gurgaon project but did not receive possession on time.
India News | Press Trust of India | Saturday September 3, 2016
Supreme Court on Friday asked the Sahara Group to come clean by disclosing its sources from where it had raised Rs 25,000 crore and paid its investors in cash, observing that it is "difficult to digest" as such a huge amount "cannot fall from the heavens."