Gold Smuggling Case

NIA conducts searches in 5 locations in Kerala in gold smuggling case

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Friday carried out searches ..

Sivasankar moves HC seeking bail
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Voice clip not confirmed to be of Swapna Suresh, says probe report
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Swapna Suresh’s voice clip: Police to seek legal advice regarding investigation
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CM the target; probe agencies being used to sabotage government, observes CPI (M) state secretariat

Thiruvananthapuram: The CPI (M) state secretariat observed that investigation agencies are being used to sabotage the Left government ..

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DIG confirms it was Swapna’s voice but was not recorded from prison

Kochi: After an audio message claiming to be from gold smuggling accused Swapna Suresh surfaced, South Zone DIG of Prisons Ajayakumar ..

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Voice clip of Swapna Suresh: Director General of Prisons orders probe

Kochi: Director General of Prisons Rishiraj Singh has ordered a probe into the incident in which a voice clip surfaced claiming to ..

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Voice clip in Swapna's name surfaces; was asked to take CM's name to turn approver

Thiruvananthapuram: An audio message has surfaced claiming to be from the gold smuggling accused Swapna Suresh. The message says that ..

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Court directs to examine new statement given by Swapna Suresh

Kochi: The court has directed to scrutinise the statement given by gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh on November 10. This ..

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Thomas Isaac has close contact with Swapna Suresh, alleges K Surendran

Kozhikode: BJP state president K Surendran alleged that gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh and Thomas Isaac have close contact ..

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Gold Smuggling case: Swapna Suresh’s bank lockers come under scanner

Kochi: The investigation agencies probing the gold smuggling case have been eyeing lockers operated by Swapna Suresh as an object of ..

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Enforcement Directorate quizzes Swapna Suresh again

Thiruvananthapuram: Enforcement Directorate officers interrogated gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh yet again at the Attakkulangara ..

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NIA names 5 more as accused in gold smuggling case

Kochi: The National Investigation Agency has listed five more as accused in the Thiruvananthapuram gold smuggling case. Malappuram ..

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Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan misusing Assembly over political, personal interests: K Surendran

Aranmula: BJP Kerala state president K Surendran stated that Speaker P Sreeramakrishnan is misusing the Legislative Assembly in the ..

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Gold smuggling case accused chatted about govt projects; WhatsApp messages to be evidence

Kochi: Some crucial information was collected from the WhatsApp message exchanged by former IT secretary M Sivasankar and the gold ..

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ED gets permission to quiz Swapna Suresh, other accused in gold smuggling case

Kochi: The Enforcement Directorate has obtained permission to interrogate the accused in gold smuggling case including Swapna Suresh ..

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Life Mission Project: Vigilance names Sivasankar, Swapna as accused

Thiruvananthapuram: The vigilance department has taken a crucial move in the probe into the irregularities in Life Mission housing ..

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Another person from CM's office contacted Swapna Suresh, says ED

Kochi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has revealed that apart from former IT secretary Sivasankar, another person in the office of ..


ED to interrogate gold smuggling case accused again

Kochi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a request in the court seeking to interrogate Swapna Suresh, P. S. Sarith and Sandeep ..

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ED seeks permission to interrogate Swapna, Sivasankar together

Kochi: The Enforcement Directorate has submitted an application seeking permission to interrogate gold smuggling case accused Swapna ..


Gold smuggling: Info leaked to accused Swapna and team from Customs, says report

Kochi: The confidential report by the central government indicated the presence of certain ‘links’ within the Customs department ..

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CM trying to escape by blaming Sivasankar for everything: Ramesh Chennithala

Thiruvananthapuram: Leader of Opposition Ramesh Chennithala levelled sharp criticism against both the LDF government and the CPI (M) ..

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On knowing he would be nabbed, Sivasankar stopped intervening in smuggling process, says ED

Kochi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has received unconfirmed information that former principal secretary to the chief minister ..

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Swapna Suresh keeps herself busy by reading; regularly prays too

Thiruvananthapuram: When the gold smuggling case is on a turning point, the key accused Swapna Suresh is all busy reading books in ..

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CPM's political righteousness deposited in Swapna's account?- Shafi Parambil mocks CPM

Palakkad: Shafi Parambil MLA has mocked CPM and Pinarayi Vijayan after M Sivasankar was arrested by the Enforcement Directorate on ..

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Two ministers linked with gold smugglers; CM is the organiser, alleges K. Surendran

Thiruvananthapuram: BJP Kerala state president K. Surendran came out with a grievous allegation against the government in connection ..


After HC rejects anticipatory bail plea, Sivasankar in ED’s custody

Kochi: Soon after the Kerala High Court rejected the anticipatory bail plea of former Principal Secretary to Chief Minister M Sivasankar, ..

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HC rejects Sivasankar’s anticipatory bail plea; arrest likely

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Wednesday rejected the anticipatory bail plea filed by M Sivasankar, former Principal Secretary to ..


UAE attaché tried to oust Customs officer who foiled gold smuggling bid: Customs report

Kochi: The administrative attaché in the UAE consulate attempted to oust the Customs officer who foiled the gold smuggling attempt, ..

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Gold smuggling case: Rabins Hameed sent to 7-day NIA custody

Kochi: A day after the National Investigation Agency arrested Rabins K. Hameed, a key absconder in the Kerala gold smuggling case, ..

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NRI businessman ‘Dawood’ behind gold smuggling, reveals Ramees

Kochi: KT Ramees, an accused in gold smuggling case, told Customs that an expatriate businessman known as ‘Dawood Al Arab’ ..

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NIA arrests gold smuggling case accused Rabins

Kochi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrested Rabins Hameed, one of the absconding accused in the gold smuggling case, at ..

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No link to gold smuggling accused; Karat Razak to take legal action

Thiruvananthapuram: MLA Karat Razak denied all allegations levelled against him in connection with the gold smuggling case. “I ..

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Gold Smuggling: Sandeep's wife gives statement against Karat Razak, Faisal

Thiruvananthapuram: The statement against MLA Karat Razak and Karat Faisal in connection with the gold smuggling case has come to light ..


Link with gold smuggling case accused: Axis Bank Karamana branch manager suspended

Thiruvananthapuram: The manager of Axis Bank Karamana branch has been suspended for his alleged link with the Thiruvananthapuram gold ..

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Sivasankar, Swapna Suresh trying to protect CM, alleges Ramesh Chennithala

Thiruvananthapuram: Opposition leader Ramesh Chennithala alleged that it was the Chief Minister’s office that aided the smugglers ..

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Locker was opened on Sivasankar’s direction, says chartered accountant to ED

Kochi: It was the statement of chartered accountant P. Venugopal that trapped M. Sivasankar, former principal secretary to the Chief ..

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Just forwarded Alavuddin’s job application, Minister KT Jaleel gives explanation over Swapna’s statement

Thiruvananthapuram: Minister KT Jaleel has responded to the statement given by Swapna Suresh, accused in the gold smuggling case. In ..

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UAE consulate officials smuggled large amounts of foreign currency, Swapna Suresh tells Customs

Kochi: The Customs investigation team said that all the top officials at the UAE consulate in Thiruvananthapuram smuggled dollars in ..

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Jaleel recommended for acquaintance's job; Kadakampally visited consulate, states Swapna Suresh

Thiruvananthapuram: Gold smuggling case accused Swapna Suresh stated to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) that minister K T Jaleel had ..

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No personal relationship with Pinarayi Vijayan, Swapna Suresh tells ED

Kochi: Swapna Suresh, the key accused in the gold smuggling case, has refuted the rumours on having a close relationship with Chief ..

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Code language was used for smuggling through diplomatic channels, Sivasankar tells ED

Kochi: Former IT Secretary M Sivasankar revealed that consulate employees used a code language for smuggling items through diplomatic ..

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Money for gold smuggling raised through funding not pooling; probe at turning point

Kochi: The investigation by the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and other agencies have taken a new turn as it has come to light ..

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Central-state govts engage in 'shadow war' regarding arrest of M Sivasankar

Thiruvananthapuram: As the gold smuggling case is reaching its climax, the political stunt has also started. The central and state ..

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BJP draws national attention into Kerala gold smuggling case; demands CM's resignation

New Delhi: Union Minister of State for External Affairs, V. Muraleedharan, has hit out at Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan in connection ..


No arrest for Sivasankar till Oct 23, directs HC

Kochi: The Kerala High Court on Thursday directed that M Sivasankar, former Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, shall not be arrested ..

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Swapna Suresh accompanied whenever UAE consul general visited me: Pinarayi Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that he got acquainted with Swapna Suresh as the secretary of the UAE consul ..

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Gold smuggling: Swapna Suresh gets bail in ED case

Kochi: Swapna Suresh, key accused in the gold smuggling case, has been granted bail in the case booked by the Enforcement Directorate ..