05 Apr 2016
Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, whose name figured in the Panama Paper leaks as allegedly having links with offshore entities in two tax havens, today denied any connection with those companies, saying his name may have been "misused".
05 Apr 2016
Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was at the centre of a political storm yesterday after three of his children were named in the 'Panama Papers' as having "offshore holdings", prompting the opposition to demand a probe even as his family denied any wrongdoing.
08 Apr 2016
London: British Prime Minister David Cameron admitted today he had held a 30,000-pound stake in an offshore fund set up by his father, after days of pressure following publication of the so-called Panama Papers.
24 Jan 2015
Panaji: Locked in the Panaji by-election battle, rivals BJP and Congress have made offshore casinos as their poll plank with both the parties mudslinging at each other on the issue.
29 Mar 2016
Kuwait City: Saudi Arabia and Kuwait have reached a deal to resume production at the disputed Khafji offshore oilfield, Kuwait's acting oil minister said today.
05 Mar 2014
Panaji: The Goa BJP is opposed only to offshore casinos and not onshore ones, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar told the state Assembly on Wednesday. He also said no operational offshore casino would be allowed to function in the Mandovi River off Panaji by 2015.
04 Sep 2013
Panaji: The Pune bench of the National Green Tribunal (NGT) has directed the Goa government not to allow any more new offshore casinos functioning in large boats in the Mandovi River off Panaji, citing pollution issues.
19 Dec 2015
New Delhi: This year comes to an end and if your wishes have not got fulfilled, don't be disappointed. Turn this frown into the smile by visiting the wonderful place where you'll experience a sudden feeling of delight and amazement. If you love water sports, seafood and partying at beaches, there is a one place that instantly pops up in mind and that is none other than Goa.
13 Sep 2015
New Delhi: More than a third of the 69 small and marginal oil and gas fields that the government plans to auction to private firms are in Mumbai Offshore and the biggest of them holds about 15 million tons of oil reserves.
02 Jan 2015
Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Friday said the government was not in favour of stopping the operations of five existing casinos "in one go".