Customs(Search results - 62)
Top StoriesMay 6, 2021, 8:59 AM IST
No imported oxygen concentrators in Customs warehouses, says Govt
The CBIC took to Twitter to clarify, "Refer to CBIC Press Note dated May 03, 2021, clarifying that there is no such pendency with Indian Customs. It is once again clarified that Indian Customs is swiftly clearing all consignments and no such figures of pendency exist across any port of import.
Top StoriesFeb 6, 2021, 6:21 PM IST
Indian national held at Chicago airport with 3,200 Viagra pills
The officials said the passenger was held by the authorities after he could not give a satisfactory justification for carrying such a high quantity of Viagra tablets.
BusinessJan 23, 2021, 8:40 PM IST
Union Budget 2021 enters final stage with 'halwa ceremony'
The customary 'Halwa ceremony', which marks the beginning of compilation of budget documents, was held on Saturday at the Finance Ministry in the presence of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur and senior officials.
India NewsDec 8, 2020, 12:13 PM IST
Customs Department files case against Abhishek Banerjee’s wife in Calcutta HC
In 2019, the Calcutta High Court ruled in favour of Rujira Narula, wife of Trinamool Congress leader and Mamata Banerjee's nephew Abhishek Banerjee, stating that she will not appear before the Customs Office. However, the custom department have again filed a case against her.
SportsDec 4, 2020, 1:17 PM IST
Indian Chess Olympiad Gold winners humiliated by airport Customs
Team India won the gold medal during the 2020 Online Chess Olympiad. It was organised by the International Chess Federation, as the winning members received the medals via courier. Nonetheless, the airport Customs department charged the customs duty from the winners.
IndiaOct 29, 2020, 9:33 AM IST
Gold smuggling case: Sivasankar admits to getting Swapna's baggage cleared
The ED claims that the former principal secretary spoke to a senior Customs officer and requested the baggage to be cleared without inspection at prime accused Swapna Suresh's request. The agency also said that he knowingly assisted in the "process of activity" connected with the proceeds of crime and therefore committed the offence of money laundering.
CrimeOct 26, 2020, 2:14 PM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case explodes, 2 Left-backed leaders named
The two leaders who have been named in the Customs report are Karat Razak, who is an independent MLA from Koduvally in Kozhikode district and Karat Faisal, an independent councillor from Koduvally municipality.
IndiaOct 11, 2020, 10:20 AM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case: Customs slaps stringent COFEPOSA on Swapna Suresh
An accused charged with COFEPOSA can be kept in preventive custody up to a year without trial.
IndiaOct 9, 2020, 12:44 PM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case: M Sivasankar appears before Customs again for interrogation
Former principal secretary to the chief minister, reached the customs office in Kochi on Thursday (October 9) for interrogation in the gold smuggling case
IndiaOct 1, 2020, 1:06 PM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case: LDF councillor Karat Faisal in Customs custody
Customs officials have reportedly recovered evidence on LDF councillor Karat Faisal’s investments in gold smuggling.
IndiaSep 16, 2020, 5:14 PM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case: Accused Rameez granted bail in Customs case
Rameez, accused in the gold smuggling case in Thiruvananthapuram, has been granted bail by the Kochi Economic Offences Court.
IndiaSep 15, 2020, 5:42 PM IST
Kerala gold smuggling case: NIA retrieves digital evidence of 2000 GB from accused
The Kerala gold smuggling scam came to light after the Customs department seized 30 kg gold from an air cargo consignment from the UAE to the country’s consulate in Thiruvananthapuram on July 5.
IndiaSep 13, 2020, 2:27 PM IST
Kerala gold smuggling: After ED, minister Jaleel may be questioned by NIA, Customs
After the Enforcement Directorate (ED), the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and the Customs department may also question higher education minister KT Jaleel in the gold smuggling case.
CrimeSep 9, 2020, 4:44 PM IST
Bengaluru: MDMA pills worth Rs 1 crore found in foot massager at airport
The Customs department has seized MDMA/ecstasy pills worth Rs 1 crore at the Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru. The pills were found inside a foot massager exported from Belgium.
IndiaAug 6, 2020, 6:58 PM IST
CBIC asks Customs to check all explosives stored in warehouses, ports within 48 hours
The CBIC said this "precautionary step" has been taken in view of the recent incident of an explosion in Lebanon caused by such material.