September 02, 2020 12:54 am
Ashok Lavasa's premature exit — a second in the Election Commission’s history — puts his colleague Sushil Chandra next in the line of succession.
August 19, 2020 12:01 pm
Ashok Lavasa had on Tuesday sent his resignation as Election Commissioner to the Rashtrapati Bhavan. He would soon be joining the Asian Development Bank as vice president, sources said.
August 22, 2020 10:28 am
Ashok Lavasa is set to join the Philippines-based Asian Development Bank as vice-president next month
July 16, 2020 3:33 am
Ashok Lavasa's premature exit as Election Commissioner would only be the second in EC's history. He still has over two years left in his term at the Election Commission of India.
February 06, 2020 8:07 am
On December 27, The Indian Express had first reported the IT Department’s inquiry into the transfer of an apartment in Gurugram from Novel Lavasa, wife of Ashok Lavasa, to his sister Shakuntala Lavasa for alleged evasion of stamp duty.
February 05, 2020 8:08 am
In the last six months, Ashok Lavasa's wife Novel Singhal Lavasa, an ex-banker, sister Shakuntala Lavasa, a paediatrician, and son Abir Lavasa have been served I-T notices.
December 28, 2019 3:22 pm
Ashok Lavasa writes: There is a price for honesty as for everything else in life. Being prepared to pay that price, directly or by way of collateral damage, is part of the honest act. The price depends on who bears the brunt of honest action.
December 27, 2019 11:19 am
The IT Department has flagged “discrepancies” between the income tax returns of Novel Lavasa for the financial year 2017-18 and registered transfer deeds of the Gurgaon property to Haryana’s Additional Chief Secretary and Financial Commissioner.
December 27, 2019 12:59 am
In a detailed response to questions shared by this newspaper, Shakuntala Lavasa, Ashok Lavasa’s sister and a paediatrician, said she had paid Stamp Duty of Rs 10,42,220 on the Gurugram property transferred in her name.
December 14, 2019 1:35 am
As first reported by The Indian Express on November 12, the ED is looking at the Rs 7.25 crore raised by Nourish Organic Foods Pvt Ltd in March, 2019, from Saama Capital, a Mauritius-based, India-focused early-stage investor.