Amit Mukherjee

Census to go online, capture data based on self-assessment, says Shah

Shah also announced the launch of the history of all the census exercises held since 1981, which have been compiled and published in the form of a book.

23 May 2023

INTERVIEW | 'India needs a dedicated cyber security law'

Supreme Court advocate and an eminent expert on cyber law Pavan Duggal in discussion with Amit Mukherjee throws light on various aspects of cyber security.

03 Mar 2023

In a crackdown on foreign education quacks, CBI raids 91 places

The raids were conducted following the registration of a case (FIR) by the CBI on December 21 2022.

30 Dec 2022

Need to dismantle outfits that aid separatists: Shah at security meet

Shah reviewed the functioning of the security grid and gave necessary directions for following the policy of “zero tolerance” against terrorism.

29 Dec 2022

Charles Sobhraj: 'The Serpent' who used skills to kill and evade grip of law

Despite multiple crimes committed in India including the alleged murder of an Israeli man in Varanasi and a French tourist in Delhi, Sobhraj was found guilty of only a robbery attempt.

27 Dec 2022

ICICI-Videocon loan scam: Dhoot, Kochhar couple to be quizzed in CBI custody till Dec 28

The loan which was sanctioned to the Videocon Group at the time when Chanda Kochhar the chief of ICICI bank, was moved to the non-performing asset (NPA) category.

27 Dec 2022

CBI reopens Lalu Prasad Yadav rail project scam case; stalled in 2021 due to lack of evidence

The CBI has alleged that land measuring about 1.05 lakh square feet in Patna was acquired by Prasad's family members by making payments to the sellers in cash.

27 Dec 2022

Videocon founder Venugopal Dhoot arrested in ICICI Bank loan fraud case 

71-year-old Dhoot was arrested from Mumbai, nearly three days after former CEO and MD of the ICICI Bank Chanda Kochhar and her husband Deepak Kochhar were taken into custody by the CBI.

26 Dec 2022

With bumper harvest of Afghan opium, heroin smuggling peaks

According to sources in the DRI, there has been a steep rise in smuggling of the heroin and opium derivatives over the last few years.

17 Dec 2022

CBI clean chit to ex-Madras HC Chief Justice Tahilramani

The information was shared by Union Minister of state for Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Jitendra Singh in response to queries from A K P Chinraj of the DMK.

17 Dec 2022

CBI chargesheets seven in Delhi Excise case, Sisodia not named: Officials

Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, named in the CBI FIR, does not figure in the present charge sheet which is filed within 60 days of the probe agency taking the investigation.

16 Dec 2022

Parliamentary panel livid as DIAL CEO skips meet

“The members of the parliamentary standing committee are extremely unhappy over the non-attendance of the CEO DIAL despite being issued summons,” said a member of the committee.

16 Dec 2022

Delhi excise policy case: CBI team reaches Kavitha's house; MLC had met KCR, lawyers today

Kavitha, who has been served a notice by the CBI for recording her statement in connection with the case, recently said she will be able to meet the officials from December 11-15 (except for 13th).

11 Dec 2022

CBI books ex-CMD of BEL for ‘favour’ in defence project 

The RD Konsultants prepared the preliminary project report PPR, DPR and was awarded several civil construction contracts at the IACCS sites.  

11 Dec 2022

ED gets seven days more to quiz Arora in Delhi excise case

Special Judge Vikas Dhull allowed ED to quiz Arora, the director of Gurugram-based Buddy Retail Pvt Limited, for another week, till December 14,

08 Dec 2022

Increased margin of profit after hike in import duty sees gold smuggling rise

India recently, around July this year, had raised the basic import duty on gold to 12.5% from 7.5%, to dampen its demand and bring down the trade deficit.

07 Dec 2022

Businessman Sharath Reddy seeks bail in Delhi Excise PMLA case

The ED has alleged that Reddy is one of the kingpins and major beneficiaries in the entire Delhi Excise policy scam. 

06 Dec 2022

Incentive scheme to boost 2030 drone hub mission

A group of secretaries, chaired by the cabinet secretary, will ensure that the expenditure is within the outlay.

04 Dec 2022

PLI scheme to support India’s 2030 dronehub mission launched

The government has approved the PLI scheme with an outlay of Rs 120 crore and the scheme which will be in force till March 31 2025, ministry sources said.

03 Dec 2022

Digi Yatra: Your face is enough to board flight; smile into lens and walk-in

The DigiYatra application is designed to achieve contactless, seamless processing of passengers at airports based on Facial Recognition Technology (FRT).

01 Dec 2022

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