Shantanu Guha Ray

One-India, One-Poll buzz refuses to die down

Aug 06 2018

The buzz of a slightly early, combined poll for Parliament and state assemblies refuses to go away, with the latest speculation centered on the possibility of 10 state assembly elections being combined with that of the Lok Sabha.

Growing troubles in silent mines

Aug 05 2018

In a state known for its beaches and beer, the mining sector was a relatively big trigger for economic growth. But on paper, the country’s apex court still maintains that huge scale illegal mining took place in Goa.

Flashy tycoon KD Singh wants to fly, SEBI says no

Aug 02 2018

The market regulator said it has evidence to show that flashy Chandigarh-based industrialist and promoter of Alchemist group was all set to settle in Greece.

Mallya says don’t send me to jail, take everything instead

Aug 01 2018

Fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya doesn’t want to end up in an Indian jail, preferring house arrest till Indian banks square up loans he had taken to run his billion-dollar empire.

Putting up my hand as much I can

Jul 23 2018

The Turbanator, Bhajji to his fans, showed him a new set of balls, Alan was as excited as a kid with a new toy.

TMC, cops face flak over missing police officer

Jul 18 2018

Bharati Ghosh, once hailed as the daughter of CM Mamata Banerjee and now labelled as a carpetbagger by TMC, has got a shot in her arm following revelations by Mumbai Police that a consignment of gold, alleged to have been bought by Ghosh.

Diamond trade body helps DRI unearth scam

Jul 13 2018

Commerce Ministry body, worked as whistle blowers to help the Department of Revenue Intelligence expose a multi-crore diamond scam.

Denmark set to extradite Kim Davy to India

Jul 12 2018

More than two decades after the Purulia arms drop case shocked India, Denmark has agreed to hand over Kim Davy, the key accused in the case.

After Mallya, agencies step up heat on Deepak Talwar, Sanjay Bhandari

Jul 10 2018

The Enforcement Directorate and the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) have initiated moves to confiscate properties of fugitive lobbyist Deepak Talwar and arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari.

Cops now probe murder theory at Burari’s House of Horrors

Jul 08 2018

Cops probing the mysterious deaths at the House of Horrors in Burari on the borders of Delhi are now also examining a possibility of murder.