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HC rejects realtor's bail
Aug 01, 2013
CUTTACK: The Orissa high court on Tuesday rejected the bail application of realtor Tirupati Panigrahi and two of his associates, who were arrested in December last year for allegedly duping land buyers of crores of rupees.
Cheaper houses to revive realty market
Aug 01, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: Realtors are banking on housing units below the Rs 25 lakh range to revive the sluggish market in the city.
Duped investors seek refund
Aug 01, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: Investors across the State duped by financial institutions staged a massive rally at the PMG Square here on Wednesday demanding recovery of their money deposited with the fraudulent companies.
R&R Policy to cover grandsons, daughters
Aug 01, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The State Cabinet on Wednesday approved the amendment to Orissa Resettlement and Rehabilitation Policy, 2006 to make the family definition more pronounced.
Account for refunds by AT beneficiaries
Aug 01, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The Commissionerate Police has opened a bank account where refunds made by individuals and firms who had benefited from business dealings with Artha Tatwa (AT) Group can be deposited.
HC notice to govt, RBI on Seashore plea
Aug 01, 2013
CUTTACK: Acting on the petition filed by Seashore group of companies seeking defreezing of its bank accounts, Orissa High Court Tuesday served notices on the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), state government , crime branch (CB) of the state police and others to respond in this connection.
Seashore CMD denied bail
Jul 27, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: Seashore Group CMD Prashant Kumar Dash was on Friday produced before the Nabarangapur Sub-Divisional Judicial Magistrate (SDJM) Court here for his alleged fraudulent activities and embezzlement of money through Seemanchal Multi Purpose Cooperative Ltd in the periphery of Nabarangpur.
City slum leaders meet Guv for land rights
Jul 26, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: A delegation of slum leaders from the city-located Salia Sahi on Tuesday met Governor Dr SC Jamir and pressed for their demand of providing land pattas as land rights to the occupants of the Salia Sahi slum.
Chit fund: Rahul Brigade demands CBI investigation
Jul 23, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The All India Rahul Gandhi Brigade State unit on Monday staged a demonstration in front of the State Assembly and submitted a memorandum to the Governor demanding a CBI probe into the chit fund scams in the State.
HC seeks details of investors from chit fund firms
Jul 23, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The Odisha High Court on Monday asked chit fund Company Green Ray International to provide it the details of all investors who have deposited money with the company mentioning about the amounts they have invested and the amounts they are likely to get back after maturity of their terms.
Proper land allotment policy is a must for realty
Jul 23, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The real estate sector in Orissa is passing through a sluggish phase, as demand is less, and so is money circulation. Besides, real estate's association with shady chit fund companies has resulted in a trust­-deficit among customers. D S Tripathy, national joint secretary of the confederation of real estate developers' association of India (CREDAI), shares his thoughts about the present problems, the possi­bilities, and challenges ahead. As told to Raghunath Panigrahi.
‘Sachin has failed to handle chit fund scam’
Jul 20, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: Being the Union Minister of Corporate Affairs, Sachin Pilot has failed in his responsibility to regulate and monitor the chit companies as most of them had obtained registration from the Ministry of Corporate Affairs. It was his responsibility to save the investors’ money,” alleged State BJP spokesperson Sajjan Sharma on Friday.
‘Chit fund: Centre to cooperate if State wants CBI probe’
Jul 20, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: Union Corporate Affairs Minister Sachin Pilot on Friday said if the Odisha Government requests for a CBI inquiry into the chit fund scams in the State, the Union Government would be ready to help.
'Astha Merc sold to BJD MLA's driver'
Jul 15, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The Crime Branch, probing the multi-crore fraud by Astha International Limited, a Surat-based money circulation company, suspect that a Mercedes used by the company's Odisha coordinator SubhransuLenka, was sold to the driver of a ruling party MLA prior to Lenka's arrest.
Give homestead land to poor for State’s inclusive growth
Jul 11, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: Homestead land is a basic necessity for a dignified life and livelihood. Every individual and family needs house for shelter and settled life for which homestead land is the precondition. The homestead land rights include both Record of Rights (Patta) and possession over the land.
Street play creates awareness on chit funds
Jul 11, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: In the wake of the large-scale chit fund scams by various fraudulent agencies and organisations in the State, the Vandemataram group on Tuesday staged a street play here at the Master Canteen Square appealing to the people not to go by the tall promises of the chit fund companies and save their money in legal agencies following proper verification.
Opposition sees poll stunt in fund balm
Jul 11, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The ruling BJD announcing a Rs 300 crore corpus fund to help victims of the mega chit fund scam has raised several eyebrows, with the opposition dubbing it as an 'election gimmick' and reiterating its demand for a CBI probe to unravel the truth.
Chargesheet against Artha Tatwa chief
Jul 11, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: Police on Wednesday filed preliminary chargesheet in a trial court here against Artha Tatwa (AT) Group CMD Pradeep Sethy and six others accusing them of embezzling public deposits worth crores of rupees. The development came a day after the state government announced Rs 300-crore corpus fund for victims of various chit fund companies.
300 cr fund for chit fund victims
Jul 11, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: Taking a cue from West Bengal, chief minister NaveenPatnaik on Tuesday announced Rs 300 crore corpus fund for victims of the multi-crore chit fund scam. "Under no circumstance will my government allow genuine investors to suffer. We are putting in place a strong legal and financial arrangement so that people do not suffer undue loss," the CM said in a statement.
Seashore Group into Diamond Trade
Jul 06, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The Eco­nomic Offences Wing, which is investigating the financial fraud by Seashore Group, has found that the company was also into diamond busi­ness. Seashore chief Prashant Dash, who was arrested from Mumbai last month, fre­quented the Western Indian States in connection with its diamond business too. He had visited Surat apart from operating out of Mumbai.
AT Group Collected Rs 45 Cr from Balasore, says CMD
Jul 06, 2013
BALASORE: After spending a week in Balasore district jail, Artha Tatwa Group CMD Pradip Sethi and Director Manoj Patnaik were back in Jharpada jail in Bhubane­swar on Friday. They were taken on remand for three days in two phases by the Sahadevkhunta police in Balasore.
AT Group MD back in prison
Jul 05, 2013
BALASORE: Artha Tatwa (AT) Group Managing Director (MD) Manoj Patnaik, who was taken by Sahadebakhunta police on remand, was sent to judicial custody Wednesday after interrogation.
No relief for Seashore CMD from district court
Jul 05, 2013
JEYPORE: In another setback to the Chairman-cum-Managing Director of Seashore group of companies Prashant Kumar Das, who is presently lodged in a jail in Koraput district, the District court here rejected his bail plea Thursday.
Seashore boss’s Mercedes seized from Mumbai
Jul 04, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: The Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Crime Branch seized a luxurious Mercedes-Benz car from the possession of Seashore Group CMD Prashant Dash. The EOW located the car from Mumbai where Dash was arrested by the police.
Credai injecting a booster shot to plantation drive
Jul 04, 2013
BHUBANESWAR: CONFEDERATION of Real Estate Developers' Association of India (CREDAI), State chapter in association with Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today started a plantation drive called, 'Green makes the difference', on the occasion of 'Bana Mahotsav.

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