Officials in the anti-money laundering agency said they had issued notices to the Bachchan family some time back asking them to explain their foreign remittances since 2004 under the Liberalised Remittance Scheme (LRS) of the RBI.
Kolkata-based hosiery maker Lux Industries today said it has roped in Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan as the brand ambassador for its brands Venus and Cott'swool.
Finance Minister Jaitley had earlier said that every account named is being probed and that nobody would be punished without a proper process.
The Central Board of Excise and Customs will be making the 74-year-old Bachchan brand ambassador for GST. A 40-second video featuring him has already been shot and is being circulated.
The Maneka Gandhi-led Women and Child Development Ministry initiated its #WeAreEqual campaign on Twitter which has received 2.6 crore tweets since its launch last month.
The 'donkey' jibe issue refuses to die down as Prime Minister Narendra Modi again targeted Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh over it today and was joined by Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
Top bollywood actors talked to CNN-News18‘s Rajeev Masand about the year gone by and spoke on about their personal life, insecurity and what turns them off on the set.
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Watch Amitabh Bachchan address a panel right before the release of his much awaited movie 'Pink' where he discussed the video blog he made for his granddaughters which went viral. The movie addresses the patriarchal and condescending attitude towards independent women.
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pipped Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan to become the most followed Indian on social media site Twitter.
As an extension of the efforts undertaken by Ministry of Urban Development to encourage processing of solid waste, Shri Venkaiah Naidu today spoke to ...
The company -- which had over 15 different brand ambassadors such as Hrithik Roshan, Shruti Hassan, Shilpa Shetty, Yami Gautam, Sania Mirza, Parineeti Chopra and Huma Qureshi, among others -- spent 20.2 per cent of its revenue on branding exercise.
The success of Robomate+, along with 8-10 percent fee hike growth and 7-8 percent increase in student strength expected in FY17, will help the company maintain the 26-25 percent topline growth in FY17, says Chhaya Shastri, Director, MT Educare.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi along with senior union ministers and chief ministers of all BJP ruled states will attend the event. BJP president Amit Shah will also be present.
When asked about it at an event, Bachchan said though he was not aware about the Udta Punjab's issue with the board, he feels the body clears films based on certain rules.
In a setback to megastar Amitabh Bachchan, the Supreme Court on May 11 allowed the Income Tax department to reopen a tax case against him pertaining to his income for the assessment year 2001-02.
In an investigative report, the Indian Express today said Devgan wholly owns a British Virgin Islands (BVI) company, Marylebone Entertainment Ltd, which was incorporated in 2013.
Modi even got a glimpse of his wax figure before it was taken to London. Modi was brought face-to-face with the statue at his residence as he could not make it to London for its unveiling.
"The government sent me a notice 10 days ago and I have replied to all the queries raised. I will continue to cooperate over any further information the government may need. We should allow the government to do its job," Bachchan said.
The Indian Express investigation had earlier revealed that Bachchan served as director of four offshore shipping companies between 1993 and 1997 in contravention of pre-established RBI norms.
The 'Panama Papers' - based on an investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) and over 100 other news organisations around the world -- is a global list revealing offshore links of over 500 Indians, including megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Aishwarya.
The Congress has demanded Bachchan's removal as the state's ambassador for the 'Save Tiger' project. Leader of Opposition in the Assembly has also asked for the actor's ouster from the International Finance Service Centre.
About 11.3 million leaked documents contain information on the offshore accounts of top politicos, businessmen and even some Bollywood stars. Over 500 Indians find a mention in the report. Here is a guide on the leaked documents.
The documents were leaked from the law firm Mossack Fonseca and connect to 140 politicians in more than 50 countries.