Friday, 2 December, 2022
TopicSanjay Raut

Topic: Sanjay Raut

‘If agencies work at BJP govt’s behest, public will lose faith’, says Urdu press after Raut’s bail

ThePrint’s round-up of how the Urdu media covered various news events through the week, and the editorial positions some of them took.

‘Witch hunt’, ‘annihilation of valuable rights’ by ED — why PMLA court granted bail to Sanjay Raut

Rajya Sabha member & Shiv Sena (Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray) party leader, arrested in alleged money laundering case, was released Wednesday after Bombay HC refused to pass stay order on his bail.

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut gets bail in money laundering case after over 3 months in jail

The senior leader of the Shiv Sena's Uddhav Thackeray faction is currently in judicial custody and lodged at the Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai.

Reading, composing prison memoir — how Shiv Sena’s Sanjay Raut is spending his time behind bars

The Sena spokesperson is in jail in connection with the Patra Chawl land scam. Sanjay Raut will get the memoir published soon after his release, says brother Sunil.

After 14 years, ED case & Raut arrest, work finally underway on Mumbai’s Patra Chawl project

Last month, MHADA called for bids to complete pending work on buildings on its share of plot. It's also started constructing buildings for rehabilitation of 672 Patra Chawl residents. 

Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut sent to judicial custody till 22 August in Patra Chawl land case

Earlier, on 1 August, Raut was sent to Enforcement Directorate's custody till 1 August in connection with a money laundering case pertaining to the Patra Chawl land scam

India is seeing crorepati cult in politics. Bengali bhadralok, Marathi manoos no bar

When did hauls of cash and gold—once seen among ‘dabang’ netas elsewhere—start to appear in Bengal of all places?

Sanjay Raut’s wife summoned by ED for questioning in Patra Chawl case

Varsha Raut is expected to be confronted with her husband & other accused involved. ED earlier told the court Raut & family received "proceeds of crime" worth over Rs 1 crore.

ED kept me in a room without window and ventilation, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut tells court

The public prosecutor, who appeared on behalf of the ED, said Raut was kept in a windowless room since there was an AC. The special court also extended Raut’s ED custody till 8 August

‘We want our homes, not politics’, say displaced families of Mumbai’s ‘scam-hit’ Patra Chawl

14 yrs on, 672 tenants still wait for flats that were promised to them. The ED, which is probing alleged irregularities in redevelopment project, arrested Sena's Sanjay Raut Sunday.

On Camera

YourTurn

File photo of Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan | ANI

Arif Mohammad Khan vs Kerala govt isn’t a new faceoff. Old cases show Governor wears two hats

Under UGC provisions, a search committee is appointed to find suitable candidates for the V-C post. Governors make their selection from among these names.

51 cow universities, old pension scheme, jobs — what RSS affiliates want from 2023 Budget

Welfare schemes and ‘self-reliance’ figure high on Sangh organisations’ wishlists for finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman ahead of the Budget, which she will present on 1 February.

Defence

A soldier with 'Arjun', a black kite trained to down enemy drones, during the Yudh Abhyas exercise being held in Auli, Uttarakhand | Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

It’s a plane, no it’s a bird! Army’s training eagles & falcons to swoop down on hostile drones

The birds are also being trained for surveillance at Remount Veterinary Corps Centre in Meerut, with cameras fitted to their heads to record videos.

A Gujarat gamble: A likely reason Rahul is not giving Modi a fight this assembly election

I'd rather not buy idea that Rahul's holding his fire until 2024. More likely, Congress believes Karnataka offers best chance of winning a Gujarat-sized state if Gujarat is too challenging.