Protection Money

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Name: Protection Money
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 17 mins ago - 1 reports

Saradha scam: Former Assam DGP S Baruah commits suicide

FHe was suffering from depression. According to police officials, Baruah shot himself dead using a revolver.His house had been raided by the Central Bureau of Investigation on August 28. Baruah was being investigated for his alleged role and business ... [Published Moneycontrol.com - 13 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

CBI list of persons from State soon

Staff ReporterGUWAHATI, Sept 16 – The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will finalise the list of persons to be summoned to Kolkata for questioning in connection with the Saradha chit fund scam in the next phase within the next few days after examining ... [Published Assam Tribune - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Team Mitch ads you won’t see

To the editor,“Team Mitch”  political ad you’ll never see:[Mitch] McConnell, one of the Founding Fathers of Citizens United: Corporations are people, people pay taxes, corporations pay politicians.McCutcheon v. Federal Elections Commission buying elections ... [Published Georgetown News-Graphic - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Tehran's vendors battle the streets to survive

In this photo taken from inside a car, Mohammad Hossein sells balloons on Molla Sadra street in northwestern Tehran on June 7, 2013. Photograph: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/In the shadow of the luxury clothing shops and electronic stores lining the eastern end ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Traders for launching crackdown against extortionists

September 14, 2014Voicing concern over poor law and order and fresh wave of extorting `protection' money by criminals, small traders on Saturday urged Sindh government to launch an indiscriminate crackdown against extortionists across the city. "Provincial ... [Published Business Recorder - Sep 14 2014]
First reported Sep 13 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 1 reports

CBI arrests Sadananda Gogoi in Saradha scam

GUWAHATI: The CBI on Friday arrested singer and filmmaker Sadananda Gogoi for his alleged involvement in the multi-crore Saradha chit-fund scam, which had spread its roots in the state, besides West Bengal, Odisha and Tripura.A source said Gogoi allegedly ... [Published Times of India - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Death on the tracks

THIS is not the first time we are reporting on the death of individuals on railway tracks in Kawran Bazaar area. Any death is a tragedy and when multiple deaths occur, our hearts go out to the bereaved families of the deceased. What answer will authorities ... [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

China shuts newspaper website

China has shut a respected business newspaper's website and opened an investigation, after executives confessed they extorted "huge payments" from companies in exchange for quashing critical stories.The Xinhua news agency reported last month that eight ... [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 3 reports

Northern Ireland farmer jailed over £1.3m VAT fraud

Gerald Moane, from County Tyrone, created false invoices claiming he had bought machinery and completed farming work to fraudulently reclaim VAT.At his trial, Moane pleaded guilty to 23 charges of VAT fraud. He had claimed he was under pressure from loyalist ... [Published Accountancy Live - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 2 reports

Extortion website was ‘pressured’ by parent

THE boss of the business news website at the center of an extortion scandal said his actions were driven by pressure from his parent company.Liu Dong, president of 21cbh.com, said he was under instruction from Guangdong-based 21st Century Media Co to ... [Published Shanghai Daily - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Top news website tagged in multibillion-yuan blackmail racket

Police have uncovered an elaborate blackmail operation at  21cbh.com, a Chinese financial website affiliated with the 21st Century Business Herald newspaper group, which has received hundreds of millions of yuan in illegal gains from companies in exchange ... [Published EJ Insights - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Aug 24 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 4 reports

SHO, SI get 3-year jail in graft case

A city court has awarded three years jail term to two Delhi police officers, including an SHO, and also imposed a fine of Rs 35,000 on them for demanding protection money from illegal restaurants and cafes. The court said that the accused police officials ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 25 2014]

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Voicing concern over poor law and order and fresh wave of extorting ` "protection money by criminals, small traders on Saturday urged Sindh government to launch an indiscriminate crackdown against extortionists across the city. "Provincial government's role is missing somewhere which led to the scaling down of effectiveness of Karachi operation," opined All-Karachi Tajir Ittehad's (AKTI) Chairman Atiq Mir."
...In his letter, (a copy of which is with TOI), Sen had written, "In any case any person approaches local police to lodge an FIR or complaint (against) our company/individual of our company, don't register any case against (them) without proper enquiry and without giving us an opportunity to explain..."
...For the dhimmi, or non-Muslim, the prescription is subjugation and the payment of protection money. The Quran calls for holy war: "When you meet those who disbelieve smite at their necks till when you have killed and wounded many of them."
"It is a shame a man of your character is before this court, but I cannot ignore the long period of criminal behaviour" she said

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Unaccompanied kids escape Central America to un... [Published Columbus Dispatch - Sep 15 2014]
Tehran's vendors battle the streets to survive [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 15 2014]
JEFF EDELSTEIN: Local chef's dreams come true, ... [Published Trentonian.com - Sep 14 2014]
Traders for launching crackdown against extorti... [Published Business Recorder - Sep 14 2014]
The Saradha Trail [Published SentinelAssam.com - Sep 13 2014]
Basuki Flexes, and City Council Throws a Fit [Published Jakarta Globe - Sep 13 2014]
CBI arrests Sadananda Gogoi in Saradha scam [Published Times of India - Sep 13 2014]
Death on the tracks [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Sep 12 2014]
China shuts newspaper website [Published Radio TV Hong Kong - Sep 12 2014]
Indonesian Fuel Theft Prompts Calls for ‘Seriou... [Published Jakarta Globe - Sep 12 2014]
Northern Ireland farmer jailed over £1.3m VAT f... [Published Accountancy Live - Sep 12 2014]
Christians in the Crosshairs [Published Hudson Institute - Sep 12 2014]
Islam, Wehby and LGBTs, Hagg Lake drownings, en... [Published Oregonian - Sep 12 2014]
Extortion website was ‘pressured’ by parent [Published Shanghai Daily - Sep 11 2014]
GAA coach Gerald Moane jailed over £1.3m VAT fraud [Published Irish Mirror - Sep 11 2014]
Former Tyrone GAA manager jailed over £1.3m VAT... [Published Tyrone Times - Sep 11 2014]
Sohrabuddin fake encounter case: Bombay High Co... [Published Economic Times - Sep 11 2014]
GAA coach jailed for VAT fraud [Published BBC - Sep 11 2014]
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Today, September 10, a coalition of extremists and cronyist rent-seekers are going to join together to ‘protest’ freedom of enterprise, by having a fake slowdown of the Internet . In particular Netflix, already known for lying about congestion issues ...
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