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British commodities tycoon Sanjeev Guptas Liberty Steel Group has also expressed interest in buying British Steel PositiveChinas Jingye Group said on Monday it has reached a provisional deal to buy British Steel and promised to invest 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britishsteel-m-a-jingye/chinas-jingye-group-agrees-outline-deal-to-rescue-british-steel-idUSKBN1XL0Q52019-11-12
Automakers want to exploit their existing resources minimize their costs and maximize their Gupta said NegativeIndia autos will no longer see uninterrupted move upwardsSuzuki http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-autos/suzuki-rethinks-promise-of-indias-auto-market-and-it-is-not-alone-idUSL3N27M2PX2019-11-08
The Gupta family and Zuma have denied the allegations NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africas cashstrapped state power firm Eskom said on Monday it had filed court papers in a bid to recover 207 million rand in connection with contracts it alleged were improperly awarded to Deloitte Consulting in 2016 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-eskom-deloitte/south-africas-eskom-takes-deloitte-to-court-alleging-improper-contracts-idUSKBN1X02E22019-10-22
This is very encouraging news today in our efforts to hold Trump accountable under the Emoluments Deepak Gupta a lawyer working with the attorneys general said on Twitter PositiveA U.S. appeals court on Tuesday said it would reconsider an earlier ruling that handed victory to U.S. President Donald Trump in a Democraticbacked lawsuit that accuses him of violating anticorruption provisions of the U.S. Constitution with his Washington hotel http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-emoluments/u-s-appeals-court-to-revisit-trump-win-in-hotel-emoluments-case-idUSKBN1WU2WI2019-10-16
JOHANNESBURG The United States on Thursday sanctioned the three Gupta brothers at the center of the South African corruption scandal that contributed to the downfall of former President Jacob Zuma saying they had misappropriated state assets NegativeJOHANNESBURG The United States on Thursday sanctioned the three Gupta brothers at the center of the South African corruption scandal that contributed to the downfall of former President Jacob Zuma saying they had misappropriated state assets http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-corruption-guptas/u-s-sanctions-brothers-at-center-of-south-african-graft-scandal-idUSKBN1WP2DO2019-10-11
Rudi Krause a South African lawyer for Ajay Gupta said he was preparing a statement NeutralJOHANNESBURG The United States on Thursday sanctioned the three Gupta brothers at the center of the South African corruption scandal that contributed to the downfall of former President Jacob Zuma saying they had misappropriated state assets http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-corruption-guptas/u-s-sanctions-brothers-at-center-of-south-african-graft-scandal-idUSKBN1WP2DO2019-10-11
Atul Gupta Rajesh Gupta and Salim Essa could not immediately be reached for comment NegativeJOHANNESBURG The United States on Thursday sanctioned the three Gupta brothers at the center of the South African corruption scandal that contributed to the downfall of former President Jacob Zuma saying they had misappropriated state assets http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-corruption-guptas/u-s-sanctions-brothers-at-center-of-south-african-graft-scandal-idUSKBN1WP2DO2019-10-11
The Guptas left South Africa shortly after Zumas removal from power and are believed to be living in Dubai NeutralJOHANNESBURG The United States on Thursday sanctioned the three Gupta brothers at the center of the South African corruption scandal that contributed to the downfall of former President Jacob Zuma saying they had misappropriated state assets http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-corruption-guptas/u-s-sanctions-brothers-at-center-of-south-african-graft-scandal-idUSKBN1WP2DO2019-10-11
One source close to Renault described the selection as a victory for the saying that both Uchida and Gupta knew the business and were ready to help Nissan recover PositiveTOKYO Nissan Motor Co http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-nissan-board/nissan-pins-revival-hopes-on-foreigner-with-a-japanese-face-idUSKBN1WM1XH2019-10-09
He said he had held similar informal meetings at the Gupta residence all the NeutralJOHANNESBURG ExSouth African president Jacob Zumas son Duduzane denied wrongdoing at a graft inquiry on Monday dismissing testimony of two witnesses who placed him in the room when friends of his father are alleged to have offered large bribes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/everything-was-cool-zuma-son-denies-wrongdoing-at-graft-inquiry-idUSKBN1WM1FS2019-10-08
The Guptas who left South Africa shortly after Jacob Zumas removal have not appeared before the inquiry but have submitted an affidavit in which they denied allegations against them NegativeJOHANNESBURG ExSouth African president Jacob Zumas son Duduzane denied wrongdoing at a graft inquiry on Monday dismissing testimony of two witnesses who placed him in the room when friends of his father are alleged to have offered large bribes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/everything-was-cool-zuma-son-denies-wrongdoing-at-graft-inquiry-idUSKBN1WM1FS2019-10-08
Deepak Gupta a lawyer for the plaintiffs said the ruling puts them on track to subpoena financial records from Trumps business through the socalled process NegativeNEW YORK A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday revived a lawsuit alleging President Donald Trump violated the U.S. Constitution by profiting from foreign and domestic officials who patronized his hotels and restaurants moving a watchdog group closer to obtaining financial records from his real estate company http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-emoluments/u-s-appeals-court-says-trump-cannot-dodge-foreign-corruption-lawsuit-idUSKCN1VY1J32019-09-19
Satish Gupta a retired marketing executive drives one of them and said it suits his lifestyle but would not work for everyone NegativeNEW DELHI Reuters Paritosh Mitra who drives a motorized rickshaw in Delhi knows what he wants next and has saved 100000 rupees to get an electric rickshaw http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-india-climate-change-electric/charging-ahead-indias-electric-car-revolution-faces-bumps-idUSKCN1VO1CX2019-09-04
On Monday Zuma denied that he had done anything unlawful with his friends the Guptas three Indianborn businessmen who won lucrative state contracts during his time in power I know nothing NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African President Cyril Ramaphosa suffered two major setbacks on Friday when he was accused of misleading parliament and his predecessor Jacob Zuma won significant concessions from a corruption inquiry http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-ramaphosa-dealt-twin-blows-in-anti-graft-fight-idUSKCN1UE0IN2019-07-20
The Guptas who were at the center of influencepeddling allegations during Zumas tenure have denied they used their relationship with Zuma to profit financially NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African President Cyril Ramaphosa suffered two major setbacks on Friday when he was accused of misleading parliament and his predecessor Jacob Zuma won significant concessions from a corruption inquiry http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-ramaphosa-dealt-twin-blows-in-anti-graft-fight-idUSKCN1UE0IN2019-07-20
This is a travesty of Gupta said in a statement NegativeNEW The New York police officer who put Eric Garner in a fatal chokehold during an attempted 2014 arrest fueling the rise of the Black Lives Matter movement will not face federal criminal charges Brooklyns top federal prosecutor said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-police-garner/no-federal-charges-for-new-york-policeman-in-2014-i-cant-breathe-death-idUSKCN1UB1IG2019-07-17
The Gupta family denied the accusations and left South Africa around the time that Zuma was ousted NegativeJOHANNESBURG Former South African President Jacob Zuma told a corruption inquiry on Monday that enemies had plotted to bring him down and he had never broken the law with the business family at the center of an influencepeddling scandal http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/defiant-at-inquiry-south-africas-zuma-denies-breaking-law-with-business-brothers-idUSKCN1UA0GS2019-07-16
Financing group Greensill Capital which is backed by Japans SoftBank Group and General Atlantic of the U.S. last year provided a false statement to market participants relating to bonds it had issued in 2017 on behalf of commodities tycoon Sanjeev Gupta NegativeFinancing group Greensill Capital which is backed by Japans SoftBank Group and General Atlantic of the U.S. last year provided a false statement to market participants relating to bonds it had issued in 2017 on behalf of commodities tycoon Sanjeev Gupta http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-greensill-gfg-bonds-exclusive/exclusive-greensill-issued-false-statement-on-bonds-sold-by-metals-tycoon-gupta-idUSKCN1U20CR2019-07-08
Gupta didnt respond to a request for comment NeutralFinancing group Greensill Capital which is backed by Japans SoftBank Group and General Atlantic of the U.S. last year provided a false statement to market participants relating to bonds it had issued in 2017 on behalf of commodities tycoon Sanjeev Gupta http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-greensill-gfg-bonds-exclusive/exclusive-greensill-issued-false-statement-on-bonds-sold-by-metals-tycoon-gupta-idUSKCN1U20CR2019-07-08
The government clearly wants to create an entire ecosystem for emobility in the said Puneet Gupta associate director at IHS Markit PositiveDELHI India proposed tax waivers on Friday on the purchase of electric vehicles and removed import taxes on some auto components to help boost sales and reduce its dependence on fossil fuels http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-india-economy-budget-electric/india-proposes-tax-benefits-for-electric-vehicles-to-promote-sales-idUSKCN1U01O72019-07-06
Sources said that Indias JSW Group former owner Greybull Sanjeev Guptas GFG Alliance private equity firm Endless a Ukrainian and two Chinese steelmakers were among the interested parties PositiveLONDON British Steel which went into liquidation in May has attracted interest from up to nine possible buyers but far fewer firm bids are expected by an extended June 30 deadline banking and industry sources said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-british-steel-bids/handful-of-bids-expected-for-british-steel-by-june-30-deadline-sources-idUSKCN1TT1ZV2019-06-30
To obtain hydrogen from natural compounds energy expenditure is wrote Ram Gupta a professor of chemical engineering at Virginia Commonwealth University and editor of a major study published in 2009 NeutralLONDON Hydrogen has the potential to become an important energy carrier in a future clean energy system complementing electricity but it will have to overcome formidable technical barriers first if it is to fulfill that role http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-energy-hydrogen-kemp/future-of-hydrogen-fuel-depends-on-emissions-pricing-kemp-idUSKCN1TS0YI2019-06-28
Therefore hydrogen must be considered as an energy carrier a means to store and transmit energy derived from an energy production transport and Gupta NeutralLONDON Hydrogen has the potential to become an important energy carrier in a future clean energy system complementing electricity but it will have to overcome formidable technical barriers first if it is to fulfill that role http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-energy-hydrogen-kemp/future-of-hydrogen-fuel-depends-on-emissions-pricing-kemp-idUSKCN1TS0YI2019-06-28
We started as a voice in the wilderness on some of these issues but conversations have come more to the SumOfUs campaign manager Sondhya Gupta said NegativeSAN FRANCISCO Shareholder activists want Google parent Alphabet Inc to break itself up before regulators force the worlds biggest internet ad seller to split into different pieces http://www.reuters.com/news/technology/article/us-alphabet-shareholders/activists-urge-google-to-break-up-before-regulators-force-it-to-idUSKCN1TK0Q42019-06-20
Gupta cautioned while the four factors had helped Modi he was not sticking his neck out with a prediction since votes were still to be counted PositiveMay 21 0415 NIFTY BSE INDEX HIT LIFE HIGHS IN ANTICIPATION OF A MODI WIN Both of Indias major stock indices climbed to historic highs in morning trade as euphoria continued over the prospect of Prime Minister Narendra Modi returning to power for a second term http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-election/india-live-stocks-reach-record-highs-as-euphoria-over-exit-polls-persists-idUSL4N22X01J2019-05-21
Indias upper castes usually divided or supporters of the opposition Congress party appear to have consolidated behind Modi said Gupta a veteran writer on politics and television talkshow host PositiveMay 20 0650 WAIT FOR RESULTS SOME SAY AS POLLS SHOW MODI HEADING FOR COMFORTABLE WIN http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-election/india-live-some-indians-ask-can-exit-polls-fail-idUSL4N22V00O2019-05-20
Votes will be counted on Thursday and Gupta cautioned while the four factors had helped Modi he was not sticking his neck out with a prediction PositiveMay 20 0650 WAIT FOR RESULTS SOME SAY AS POLLS SHOW MODI HEADING FOR COMFORTABLE WIN http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/india-election/india-live-some-indians-ask-can-exit-polls-fail-idUSL4N22V00O2019-05-20
Prosecutors say 220 million rand in public money invested in the dairy project was siphoned off some of it into accounts linked to the Guptas a wealthy and influential family PositiveVREDE South Struggling farmer Meshack Ncongwane was a lifelong supporter of South Africas governing African National Congress but says the party wont get his vote in parliamentary and provincial elections next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-election-corruption/anger-at-corruption-dents-faith-in-south-african-president-anc-before-poll-idUSKCN1S73I52019-05-02
The Guptas deny any wrongdoing their lawyer Rudi Krause said NegativeVREDE South Struggling farmer Meshack Ncongwane was a lifelong supporter of South Africas governing African National Congress but says the party wont get his vote in parliamentary and provincial elections next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-election-corruption/anger-at-corruption-dents-faith-in-south-african-president-anc-before-poll-idUSKCN1S73I52019-05-02
The Guptas deny any wrongdoing lawyer Krause said NegativeVREDE South Struggling farmer Meshack Ncongwane was a lifelong supporter of South Africas governing African National Congress but says the party wont get his vote in parliamentary and provincial elections next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-election-corruption/anger-at-corruption-dents-faith-in-south-african-president-anc-before-poll-idUSKCN1S73I52019-05-02
Separately a public inquiry is reviewing allegations denied by the Gupta brothers that they unduly influenced Zuma regarding political appointments of cabinet ministers and the awarding of government contracts NeutralVREDE South Struggling farmer Meshack Ncongwane was a lifelong supporter of South Africas governing African National Congress but says the party wont get his vote in parliamentary and provincial elections next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-election-corruption/anger-at-corruption-dents-faith-in-south-african-president-anc-before-poll-idUSKCN1S73I52019-05-02
2 billion arms deal in the 1990s has not been charged with any crimes related to his ties to the Guptas PositiveVREDE South Struggling farmer Meshack Ncongwane was a lifelong supporter of South Africas governing African National Congress but says the party wont get his vote in parliamentary and provincial elections next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-election-corruption/anger-at-corruption-dents-faith-in-south-african-president-anc-before-poll-idUSKCN1S73I52019-05-02
Instead prosecutors say roughly 220 million rand of the governments money ended up in Guptalinked accounts and paid for a lavish family wedding NeutralVREDE South Struggling farmer Meshack Ncongwane was a lifelong supporter of South Africas governing African National Congress but says the party wont get his vote in parliamentary and provincial elections next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-election-corruption/anger-at-corruption-dents-faith-in-south-african-president-anc-before-poll-idUSKCN1S73I52019-05-02
The Gupta family denies the accusations NegativeVREDE South Struggling farmer Meshack Ncongwane was a lifelong supporter of South Africas governing African National Congress but says the party wont get his vote in parliamentary and provincial elections next week http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-election-corruption/anger-at-corruption-dents-faith-in-south-african-president-anc-before-poll-idUSKCN1S73I52019-05-02
LONDON A whistle blower at Swiss asset manager GAM Holding AG who alerted UK financial regulators last year did so over concerns about the purchase of more than half a billion pounds of bonds from commodities tycoon Sanjeev Gupta according to two people familiar with the matter NegativeLONDON A whistle blower at Swiss asset manager GAM Holding AG who alerted UK financial regulators last year did so over concerns about the purchase of more than half a billion pounds of bonds from commodities tycoon Sanjeev Gupta according to two people familiar with the matter http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-britain-funds-gupta-exclusive/exclusive-gam-whistle-blower-concerns-focused-on-bonds-sold-by-metals-tycoon-idUSKCN1S40UL2019-04-29
The record earnings and return on equity progression demonstrate the strengthened profitability of our franchise from digitalization a shift toward higherreturns businesses and more nimble Gupta said PositiveSINGAPORE Southeast Asias biggest lender DBS Group Holdings Ltd beat market estimates to post a record quarterly profit as strong lending income offset weakness in wealth management brokerage and investment banking fees http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-dbs-results/dbs-posts-record-profit-on-lending-gains-raises-bar-for-singapore-banks-idUSKCN1S50092019-04-29
We cant detect said Ravindra Gupta a professor and HIV biologist who coled a team of doctors treating the man NeutralLONDON An HIVpositive man in Britain has become the second known adult worldwide to be cleared of the AIDS virus after he received a bone marrow transplant from an HIV resistant donor his doctors said http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-aids-cure/london-hiv-patient-becomes-worlds-second-aids-cure-hope-idUSKCN1QL2C02019-03-05
Gupta described his patient as functionally and in but Its too early to say hes cured PositiveLONDON An HIVpositive man in Britain has become the second known adult worldwide to be cleared of the AIDS virus after he received a bone marrow transplant from an HIV resistant donor his doctors said http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-aids-cure/london-hiv-patient-becomes-worlds-second-aids-cure-hope-idUSKCN1QL2C02019-03-05
But the President of Jammus Chamber of Commerce and Industries Rakesh Gupta said its members were willing to lose business for the sake of the NegativeJAMMU India Migrant workers are fleeing Indias northern state of Jammu and Kashmir and tourist arrivals have fallen to a trickle amid an escalating conflict with Pakistan badly hurting businesses in the Himalayan region known for its scenic beauty and fruit harvests http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-india-kashmir-tourism/as-india-pakistan-crisis-intensifies-visitors-flee-jammu-and-kashmir-idUSKCN1QG24E2019-02-28
Zuma and the Guptas deny any wrongdoing NegativeMIDDELBURG South Africa The number of people killed by a gas explosion in an unused coal mine in South Africas eastern province of Mpumalanga has risen to six and several others remain trapped an official at the mine said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-mining/death-toll-rises-to-six-at-south-africa-coal-mine-gas-explosion-idUSKCN1PW0QZ2019-02-08
The Gupta brothers their lawyers and officials from their firms and family representatives could not be reached for comment about the mine incident NegativeMIDDELBURG South Africa The number of people killed by a gas explosion in an unused coal mine in South Africas eastern province of Mpumalanga has risen to six and several others remain trapped an official at the mine said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-mining/death-toll-rises-to-six-at-south-africa-coal-mine-gas-explosion-idUSKCN1PW0QZ2019-02-08





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Medical treatment is often sought out when symptoms become Gupta who wasnt involved in the study said by email NeutralSevere sexual and urinary health problems after menopause are linked with poorer quality of life a recent study suggests http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-women-menopause/menopause-related-sexual-urinary-problems-tied-to-worse-quality-of-life-idUSKBN1OD2JI2018-12-15
LONDON British industrialist Sanjeev Guptas privately owned GFG Alliance has signed a deal to acquire U.S.based steel wire producer Keystone Consolidated Industries for million PositiveLONDON British industrialist Sanjeev Guptas privately owned GFG Alliance has signed a deal to acquire U.S.based steel wire producer Keystone Consolidated Industries for million http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-liberty-steel-m-a/industrialist-sanjeev-gupta-buys-u-s-based-kci-for-320-million-idUSKBN1O219T2018-12-04
Some investors have questioned the extent of Guptas funds and his cashflow NeutralLONDON British industrialist Sanjeev Guptas privately owned GFG Alliance has signed a deal to acquire U.S.based steel wire producer Keystone Consolidated Industries for million http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-liberty-steel-m-a/industrialist-sanjeev-gupta-buys-u-s-based-kci-for-320-million-idUSKBN1O219T2018-12-04
Industralist Sanjeev Guptas Liberty steel company has secured the financing for its acquisition of a Dunkirk aluminum smelter from Rio Tinto NegativeCarrefour Brasil SA Thales OMV Takeda http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/deals-day/deals-of-the-day-mergers-and-acquisitions-idUSL4N1XK3GL2018-11-10
7 billion rand appears to have been paid illicitly in various forms to a number of firms linked to the Gupta he wrote NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Sunday that efforts to clean up corruption in stateowned companies faced resistance which threatened the countrys sovereignty http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-corruption/south-africas-gordhan-says-anti-graft-efforts-face-dangerous-fightback-idUSKCN1N208P2018-10-29
Officials representing the Guptas were also not immediately available for comment NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan said on Sunday that efforts to clean up corruption in stateowned companies faced resistance which threatened the countrys sovereignty http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-corruption/south-africas-gordhan-says-anti-graft-efforts-face-dangerous-fightback-idUSKCN1N208P2018-10-29
But Renault expects commercial vehicle sales growth to stay resilient Gupta said with an 11 percent expansion to 3 NegativePARIS Renault and Chinese partner Brilliance plan to launch three electric delivery vans in two years seeking to capitalize on robust growth in Chinas commercial vehicle market and city center driving curbs on combustion engines http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-renault-brilliance-china/renault-brilliance-plans-electric-vans-to-buck-china-slowdown-idUSKCN1MQ26S2018-10-17
JOHANNESBURG South Africas President Cyril Ramaphosas spokeswoman said on Monday his office was not aware of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nenes request to be relieved of his duties after he admitted to visiting the Gupta brothers NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africas President Cyril Ramaphosas spokeswoman said on Monday his office was not aware of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nenes request to be relieved of his duties after he admitted to visiting the Gupta brothers http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-presidents-office-says-not-aware-of-nene-request-to-be-sacked-idUSKCN1MI0G42018-10-09
Zuma and the Guptas who face numerous allegations of using their friendship for mutual selfenrichment have consistently denied any wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africas President Cyril Ramaphosas spokeswoman said on Monday his office was not aware of Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nenes request to be relieved of his duties after he admitted to visiting the Gupta brothers http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-presidents-office-says-not-aware-of-nene-request-to-be-sacked-idUSKCN1MI0G42018-10-09
JOHANNESBURG South Africas Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on Friday he was wrong to visit the Gupta family friends of former President Jacob Zuma at their home and that he should have disclosed the details of the meetings earlier NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africas Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on Friday he was wrong to visit the Gupta family friends of former President Jacob Zuma at their home and that he should have disclosed the details of the meetings earlier http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-finance-minister-says-he-deeply-regrets-gupta-meetings-idUSKCN1MF1992018-10-05
I was wrong in meeting the Guptas at their residence and not in my office or at least a public Nene said in a statement NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africas Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on Friday he was wrong to visit the Gupta family friends of former President Jacob Zuma at their home and that he should have disclosed the details of the meetings earlier http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-finance-minister-says-he-deeply-regrets-gupta-meetings-idUSKCN1MF1992018-10-05
Nene was the highest profile figure to give evidence at the ongoing probe into alleged influencepeddling by the Gupta family NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africas Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene said on Friday he was wrong to visit the Gupta family friends of former President Jacob Zuma at their home and that he should have disclosed the details of the meetings earlier http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-finance-minister-says-he-deeply-regrets-gupta-meetings-idUSKCN1MF1992018-10-05
JOHANNESBURG South Africas Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is due to give evidence on Wednesday at an inquiry into influencepeddling testimony that could reveal new details about the role of former president Jacob Zuma and his friends the Guptas NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africas Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is due to give evidence on Wednesday at an inquiry into influencepeddling testimony that could reveal new details about the role of former president Jacob Zuma and his friends the Guptas http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-finance-minister-to-give-testimony-at-gupta-inquiry-idUSKCN1MC2WW2018-10-03
The Gupta family and Zuma have denied any wrongdoing and say the allegations are part of an orchestrated witch hunt NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africas Finance Minister Nhlanhla Nene is due to give evidence on Wednesday at an inquiry into influencepeddling testimony that could reveal new details about the role of former president Jacob Zuma and his friends the Guptas http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-finance-minister-to-give-testimony-at-gupta-inquiry-idUSKCN1MC2WW2018-10-03
The public inquiry which is being telecast live is reviewing allegations that three Gupta brothers unduly influenced Zuma regarding political appointments and the awarding of government contracts NegativeJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma rejected an application by Gupta brothers to crossexamine witnesses saying they could only do so if they testified http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/guptas-cannot-cross-examine-witnesses-at-inquiry-unless-they-testify-south-african-judge-idUSKCN1LT1QA2018-09-14
The Guptas have also denied any wrongdoing NeutralJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma rejected an application by Gupta brothers to crossexamine witnesses saying they could only do so if they testified http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/guptas-cannot-cross-examine-witnesses-at-inquiry-unless-they-testify-south-african-judge-idUSKCN1LT1QA2018-09-14
Zondo said he would not give the Guptas special treatment NeutralJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma rejected an application by Gupta brothers to crossexamine witnesses saying they could only do so if they testified http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/guptas-cannot-cross-examine-witnesses-at-inquiry-unless-they-testify-south-african-judge-idUSKCN1LT1QA2018-09-14
The Guptas have said they feared arrest if they returned to South Africa NeutralJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma rejected an application by Gupta brothers to crossexamine witnesses saying they could only do so if they testified http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/guptas-cannot-cross-examine-witnesses-at-inquiry-unless-they-testify-south-african-judge-idUSKCN1LT1QA2018-09-14
The Guptas lawyers could not be reached for comment on Thursday NegativeJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma rejected an application by Gupta brothers to crossexamine witnesses saying they could only do so if they testified http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/guptas-cannot-cross-examine-witnesses-at-inquiry-unless-they-testify-south-african-judge-idUSKCN1LT1QA2018-09-14
The Guptas and Zuma have denied wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African President Cyril Ramaphosa authorized a new investigation into a water ministry contract with German software firm SAP on Thursday citing allegations that public money was spent unlawfully http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-sap-se/south-africa-launches-new-probe-into-state-contract-with-germanys-sap-idUSKCN1LM1KD2018-09-07
It was unclear on Monday whether Zuma or the Guptas who all deny any wrongdoing will appear at the inquiry which is empowered to make recommendations for prosecutions Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/zuma-influence-peddling-inquiry-opens-judge-seeks-more-witnesses-idUSKCN1L513W2018-08-21
South African judicial authorities have declared Ajay Gupta a fugitive from NeutralJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma on Monday urged more witnesses to come forward as public hearings began in a case that could last two years http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/zuma-influence-peddling-inquiry-opens-judges-seeks-more-witnesses-idUSKCN1L513W2018-08-20
The exact whereabouts of the Guptas are not known NegativeJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma on Monday urged more witnesses to come forward as public hearings began in a case that could last two years http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/zuma-influence-peddling-inquiry-opens-judges-seeks-more-witnesses-idUSKCN1L513W2018-08-20
Zuma says the three Gupta brothers Atul Ajay and Rajesh are his friends but he denies any influencepeddling in their relationship NegativeJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma on Monday urged more witnesses to come forward as public hearings began in a case that could last two years http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/zuma-influence-peddling-inquiry-opens-judges-seeks-more-witnesses-idUSKCN1L513W2018-08-20
It was unclear on Monday whether he or the Guptas who all deny any wrongdoing will appear at the inquiry which is empowered to make recommendations for prosecutions NegativeJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma on Monday urged more witnesses to come forward as public hearings began in a case that could last two years http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/zuma-influence-peddling-inquiry-opens-judges-seeks-more-witnesses-idUSKCN1L513W2018-08-20
Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo will review allegations that the Gupta brothers who headed one of the countrys largest conglomerates unduly influenced Zuma over political appointments and winning government contracts NegativeJOHANNESBURG The judge leading an inquiry into claims of influencepeddling against former South African president Jacob Zuma on Monday urged more witnesses to come forward as public hearings began in a case that could last two years http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/zuma-influence-peddling-inquiry-opens-judges-seeks-more-witnesses-idUSKCN1L513W2018-08-20
This egregious citizenship question is a political effort to weaponize the census to redefine American democracy for a narrow set of Vanita Gupta the funds president said in a statement NegativeAs the U.S. government closed a public comment period on Wednesday on its plans for the 2020 census scientists philanthropists and civil rights groups used the occasion to again criticize plans to include a question about U.S. citizenship http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-census-citizenship/u-s-census-citizenship-question-panned-by-scientists-civil-rights-groups-idUSKBN1KV00T2018-08-10
Zuma and the Guptas have denied wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG July 29 South Africas National Treasury has concluded its investigation of alleged corruption at state power utility Eskom and state logistics firm Transnet and will give the relevant parties two weeks to respond before making its findings public http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/safrica-eskom/south-africas-treasury-completes-probe-of-alleged-corruption-involving-state-firms-eskom-transnet-idUSL5N1UP08J2018-07-29
In a statement on Sunday the treasury said it had completed a draft report of its investigation into coal supply agreements between Eskom and Tegeta Exploration and Resources a company owned by the Gupta business family which South Africas corruption watchdog accuses of using its relationship with former president Jacob Zuma to wield influence and win government contracts NegativeJOHANNESBURG July 29 South Africas National Treasury has concluded its investigation of alleged corruption at state power utility Eskom and state logistics firm Transnet and will give the relevant parties two weeks to respond before making its findings public http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/safrica-eskom/south-africas-treasury-completes-probe-of-alleged-corruption-involving-state-firms-eskom-transnet-idUSL5N1UP08J2018-07-29
Police have a warrant of arrest out for at least one of the Gupta brothers Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-mckinsey-safrica/mckinseys-new-boss-apologizes-to-south-africans-over-corruption-scandal-idUSKBN1JY0ZM2018-07-09
Zuma and the Guptas deny any wrongdoing Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-mckinsey-safrica/mckinseys-new-boss-apologizes-to-south-africans-over-corruption-scandal-idUSKBN1JY0ZM2018-07-09
Patient education around how and when to use an epinephrine autoinjector is also important said Warren and Gupta Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-allergies-emergencies/people-with-allergies-often-leave-life-saving-epinephrine-at-home-idUSKBN1JS21E2018-07-02
believing its too or forgetting it were other barriers to the habitual carriage said Warren and Gupta Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-allergies-emergencies/people-with-allergies-often-leave-life-saving-epinephrine-at-home-idUSKBN1JS21E2018-07-02
Perceptionoriented barriers included a patients feeling that the allergy was not severe or a patients never having had a previous reaction said Warren and Gupta Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-allergies-emergencies/people-with-allergies-often-leave-life-saving-epinephrine-at-home-idUSKBN1JS21E2018-07-02
Epinephrine is the medication of choice for firstaid treatment of anaphylaxis and is frequently prescribed to allergic patients said Warren and Gupta Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-allergies-emergencies/people-with-allergies-often-leave-life-saving-epinephrine-at-home-idUSKBN1JS21E2018-07-02
There is a distinct link between fake news and laws being proposed undermining said Apar Gupta a cofounder of advocacy Internet Freedom Foundation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-india-whatsapp-fake-news/when-a-text-can-trigger-a-lynching-whatsapp-struggles-with-incendiary-messages-in-india-idUSKBN1JL0OW2018-06-25
Eskom narrowly avoided a liquidity crunch early this year and was embroiled in corruption scandals involving the Gupta family friends of former president Zuma Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-eskom/south-african-power-supply-hit-by-protests-at-eskom-plants-idUSKBN1J91GQ2018-06-13
Zuma and the Guptas have denied wrongdoing but their relationship will be the focus of a government corruption inquiry that is due to start in August Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-eskom/south-african-power-supply-hit-by-protests-at-eskom-plants-idUSKBN1J91GQ2018-06-13
Zuma and the Guptas deny wrongdoing Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/south-african-police-raid-bank-of-baroda-in-corruption-investigation-idUSKCN1J41U62018-06-08
An inquiry into allegations surrounding Zuma and the Guptas will begin formal public hearings in August and could take two years or more officials have said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/south-african-police-raid-bank-of-baroda-in-corruption-investigation-idUSKCN1J41U62018-06-08
The whereabouts of the Gupta brothers is not publicly known Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/south-african-police-raid-bank-of-baroda-in-corruption-investigation-idUSKCN1J41U62018-06-08
One of the brothers Ajay Gupta was declared a fugitive from after leaving South Africa for Dubai in February Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/south-african-police-raid-bank-of-baroda-in-corruption-investigation-idUSKCN1J41U62018-06-08
Gupta family representatives in South Africa could not be reached for comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/south-african-police-raid-bank-of-baroda-in-corruption-investigation-idUSKCN1J41U62018-06-08
Prakash C. Gupta director at the Healis Sekhsaria Institute of Public Health near Mumbai criticized Philip Morris plans Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-tobacco-pmi-exclusive/exclusive-philip-morris-plans-to-target-indian-smokers-with-iqos-device-sources-idUSKCN1J315Q2018-06-07
KPMG sacked its South African leadership in September last year after it found work done for companies owned by the Gupta family fell considerably of its standards Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-corruption/south-africa-probe-into-influence-peddling-to-start-hearings-in-august-idUSKCN1IP2RI2018-05-24
The global auditor has been under scrutiny since 2017 over work done for a company owned by the Gupta family and more recently for small lender VBS Mutual Bank Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-kpmg/south-africas-kpmg-arm-welcomes-review-and-owns-up-to-failings-idUSKBN1I70PZ2018-05-06
The Guptas are accused of using their links to former president Jacob Zuma to influence government decisions and the award of tenders Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-kpmg/south-africas-kpmg-arm-welcomes-review-and-owns-up-to-failings-idUSKBN1I70PZ2018-05-06
KPMGs own investigations found flaws in work it did for the Gupta family and the national tax agency Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-barclays-group-kpmg/barclays-africa-fires-kpmg-as-auditor-idUSKBN1I40T22018-05-03
JOHANNESBURG South African police raided on Monday the compound of former president Jacob Zumas allies the Guptas who were accused two years ago in a report by a corruption watchdog of using their influence to gain control of state companies and contracts Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-gupta/south-african-authorities-raid-gupta-compound-in-johannesburg-idUSKBN1HN1P52018-04-16
The Guptas and Zuma have denied any wrongdoing and the accusations are part of judicial inquiry into state Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-kpmg/kpmg-south-africa-says-two-partners-resign-after-facing-disciplinary-charges-idUSKBN1HL0ZA2018-04-14
Zumas friends the Gupta brothers used the topsecurity Waterkloof air base to fly in 200 wedding guests from India for a family members wedding in 2013 sparking a public outcry Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-zuma-factbox/factbox-south-africas-divisive-ex-president-zumas-many-scandals-idUSKCN1HD0102018-04-06
Prices assessed at the Shanghai exchange will reflect Chinas crude supply and said Gupta adding that its independence from movements in Brent and WTI could provide new arbitrage opportunities for Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-global-oil/oil-prices-fall-as-u-s-trade-dispute-with-china-looms-idUSKBN1H204L2018-03-26
Prices assessed at the Shanghai exchange will reflect Chinas crude supply and said Sushant Gupta research director at energy consultancy Wood Mackenzie Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-futures/shanghai-crude-futures-roar-into-action-as-global-merchants-dominate-trade-idUSKBN1H207T2018-03-26
The yuandenominated contract will also help Beijings efforts to internationalize the nations currency said Woodmacs Gupta Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-oil-futures/shanghai-crude-futures-roar-into-action-as-global-merchants-dominate-trade-idUSKBN1H207T2018-03-26
In 2016 the watchdog revealed details about the undue influence Zumas friends the Guptas had over the awarding of state tenders and the role played by global firms Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sap-se-safrica-investigation-exclusiv/exclusive-south-africa-investigates-60-million-sap-contract-idUSKBN1H21YE2018-03-26
JOHANNESBURG South Africas High Court ruled on Monday that a luxury jet leased by the Gupta family friends of ousted president Jacob Zuma should be grounded after the Canadian credit agency that financed the lease canceled its loan to the Guptas Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-canada-guptas/south-african-court-grounds-gupta-jet-in-case-brought-by-canadian-credit-agency-idUSKBN1GV1N82018-03-19
The three Gupta brothers are at the center of graft and influencepeddling allegations surrounding Zuma who was forced from office last month by the ruling African National Congress Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-canada-guptas/south-african-court-grounds-gupta-jet-in-case-brought-by-canadian-credit-agency-idUSKBN1GV1N82018-03-19
Zuma and the Guptas whose relationship will be the focus of a corruption inquiry led by a top South African judge have denied any wrongdoing Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-canada-guptas/south-african-court-grounds-gupta-jet-in-case-brought-by-canadian-credit-agency-idUSKBN1GV1N82018-03-19
Canadian export credit agency EDC which supports Canadian firms doing business abroad lent a Gupta company million in 2015 to lease the Bombardier jet Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-canada-guptas/south-african-court-grounds-gupta-jet-in-case-brought-by-canadian-credit-agency-idUSKBN1GV1N82018-03-19
The Guptas officials from their companies and their family representatives could not be reached for comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-canada-guptas/south-african-court-grounds-gupta-jet-in-case-brought-by-canadian-credit-agency-idUSKBN1GV1N82018-03-19
The exact whereabouts of the Gupta brothers and the Bombardier jet they had leased are not publicly known after the tracking device on the jet was switched off Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-canada-guptas/south-african-court-grounds-gupta-jet-in-case-brought-by-canadian-credit-agency-idUSKBN1GV1N82018-03-19
Ajay Gupta has been declared a fugitive from and is known to have left South Africa for Dubai in February Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-canada-guptas/south-african-court-grounds-gupta-jet-in-case-brought-by-canadian-credit-agency-idUSKBN1GV1N82018-03-19
JOHANNESBURG Almost 20 South African companies linked to the Gupta family have lost a court bid to have Bank of Baroda the last lender doing business with the firms maintain its operations in the country local news service Eyewitness News said NegativeJOHANNESBURG Almost 20 South African companies linked to the Gupta family have lost a court bid to have Bank of Baroda the last lender doing business with the firms maintain its operations in the country local news service Eyewitness News said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/gupta-firms-lose-bid-to-have-banker-baroda-remain-in-south-africa-eyewitness-news-idUSKCN1GO14J2018-03-12
The local Eyewitness News service said that the High Court in Pretoria had dismissed the Gupta application to prevent the Indian bank from closing its South African operations NegativeJOHANNESBURG Almost 20 South African companies linked to the Gupta family have lost a court bid to have Bank of Baroda the last lender doing business with the firms maintain its operations in the country local news service Eyewitness News said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/gupta-firms-lose-bid-to-have-banker-baroda-remain-in-south-africa-eyewitness-news-idUSKCN1GO14J2018-03-12
Official documents showed last month that at least eight companies owned by the wealthy Gupta family had filed for protection from creditors NegativeJOHANNESBURG Almost 20 South African companies linked to the Gupta family have lost a court bid to have Bank of Baroda the last lender doing business with the firms maintain its operations in the country local news service Eyewitness News said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/gupta-firms-lose-bid-to-have-banker-baroda-remain-in-south-africa-eyewitness-news-idUSKCN1GO14J2018-03-12
Reuters could not immediately get a copy of the ruling or reach officials from Gupta companies and Baroda which is no longer operating in South Africa NegativeJOHANNESBURG Almost 20 South African companies linked to the Gupta family have lost a court bid to have Bank of Baroda the last lender doing business with the firms maintain its operations in the country local news service Eyewitness News said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/gupta-firms-lose-bid-to-have-banker-baroda-remain-in-south-africa-eyewitness-news-idUSKCN1GO14J2018-03-12
The chief prosecutor last month declared Ajay Gupta a fugitive from after he failed to hand himself in to police who are conducting an investigation on the family NegativeJOHANNESBURG Almost 20 South African companies linked to the Gupta family have lost a court bid to have Bank of Baroda the last lender doing business with the firms maintain its operations in the country local news service Eyewitness News said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-bank-of-baroda/gupta-firms-lose-bid-to-have-banker-baroda-remain-in-south-africa-eyewitness-news-idUSKCN1GO14J2018-03-12
JOHANNESBURG German software maker SAP found compliance breaches and indications of in million of public sector deals in South Africa involving the Guptas friends of former president Jacob Zuma accused of corruption it said on Thursday NegativeJOHANNESBURG German software maker SAP found compliance breaches and indications of in million of public sector deals in South Africa involving the Guptas friends of former president Jacob Zuma accused of corruption it said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sap-safrica/germanys-sap-admits-misconduct-in-south-africa-gupta-deals-idUSKCN1GK19M2018-03-08
A spokesman for the Guptas was not immediately available for comment NegativeJOHANNESBURG German software maker SAP found compliance breaches and indications of in million of public sector deals in South Africa involving the Guptas friends of former president Jacob Zuma accused of corruption it said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sap-safrica/germanys-sap-admits-misconduct-in-south-africa-gupta-deals-idUSKCN1GK19M2018-03-08
Zuma and the Gupta brothers deny any wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG South new mining minister Gwede Mantashe said on Thursday the business rescue process being undertaken at the troubled Optimum coal mine had to be done with but the operation was working again after some employees were paid http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-optimum/south-africas-mines-minister-urges-speedy-resolution-on-optimum-mine-idUSKCN1GK2CM2018-03-08
Zuma and the Guptas who are Indian nationals have consistently denied wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa has opened an inquiry into allegations of influence peddling revolving around former president Jacob Zuma and businessman friends of his the deputy chief justice said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-corruption-probe/south-african-commission-opens-investigation-into-influence-peddling-idUSKCN1GJ26O2018-03-07
It focused on allegations that the brothers Ajay Atul and Rajesh Gupta had influenced the appointment of ministers NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa has opened an inquiry into allegations of influence peddling revolving around former president Jacob Zuma and businessman friends of his the deputy chief justice said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-corruption-probe/south-african-commission-opens-investigation-into-influence-peddling-idUSKCN1GJ26O2018-03-07
South chief prosecutor last month declared Ajay Gupta fugitive from wanted in connection with a criminal investigation NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa has opened an inquiry into allegations of influence peddling revolving around former president Jacob Zuma and businessman friends of his the deputy chief justice said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-corruption-probe/south-african-commission-opens-investigation-into-influence-peddling-idUSKCN1GJ26O2018-03-07
KPMG is one of several highprofile international companies facing questions about its work for the Indianborn Gupta brothers NeutralCAPE TOWN South Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors has referred a former KPMG employee to a disciplinary hearing after investigating work carried out for Linkway Trading a project management firm owned by friends of former President Jacob Zuma http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-kpmg-regulator/south-african-regulator-refers-ex-kpmg-employee-to-disciplinary-hearing-idUSKCN1GB0VW2018-02-27
JOHANNESBURG At least eight companies owned by the wealthy Gupta family accused of corrupt ties to former president Jacob Zuma have filed for protection from creditors documents showed on Friday NegativeJOHANNESBURG At least eight companies owned by the wealthy Gupta family accused of corrupt ties to former president Jacob Zuma have filed for protection from creditors documents showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-optimum-unions/eight-gupta-firms-seek-insolvency-protection-in-south-africa-idUSKCN1G70RX2018-02-24
NUM spokesman Livhuwani Mammburu said the members were concerned the nonpayment of salaries was linked to Bank of Baroda cutting ties with the Gupta operations NegativeJOHANNESBURG At least eight companies owned by the wealthy Gupta family accused of corrupt ties to former president Jacob Zuma have filed for protection from creditors documents showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-optimum-unions/eight-gupta-firms-seek-insolvency-protection-in-south-africa-idUSKCN1G70RX2018-02-24
Baroda was the last bank to service Gupta companies NeutralJOHANNESBURG At least eight companies owned by the wealthy Gupta family accused of corrupt ties to former president Jacob Zuma have filed for protection from creditors documents showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-optimum-unions/eight-gupta-firms-seek-insolvency-protection-in-south-africa-idUSKCN1G70RX2018-02-24
South main commercial banks have all cut ties with the Guptas citing reputational risk NegativeJOHANNESBURG At least eight companies owned by the wealthy Gupta family accused of corrupt ties to former president Jacob Zuma have filed for protection from creditors documents showed on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-optimum-unions/eight-gupta-firms-seek-insolvency-protection-in-south-africa-idUSKCN1G70RX2018-02-24
JOHANNESBURG South National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday that its members had not been paid on time at the Optimum coal mine which is owned by the Gupta family and would not return to work at the operation which has started business rescue proceedings NegativeJOHANNESBURG South National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday that its members had not been paid on time at the Optimum coal mine which is owned by the Gupta family and would not return to work at the operation which has started business rescue proceedings http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-optimum-unions/south-africas-num-union-says-members-not-paid-at-gupta-owned-optimum-mine-idUSKCN1G70RX2018-02-23
NUM spokesman Livhuwani Mammburu said the members were concerned the non payment was linked to the Baroda pullout as it was the last bank to service Gupta companies NegativeJOHANNESBURG South National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday that its members had not been paid on time at the Optimum coal mine which is owned by the Gupta family and would not return to work at the operation which has started business rescue proceedings http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-optimum-unions/south-africas-num-union-says-members-not-paid-at-gupta-owned-optimum-mine-idUSKCN1G70RX2018-02-23
The Guptas who are business associates have been accused of using their political connections to win state contracts and influence cabinet appointments NegativeJOHANNESBURG South National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday that its members had not been paid on time at the Optimum coal mine which is owned by the Gupta family and would not return to work at the operation which has started business rescue proceedings http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-optimum-unions/south-africas-num-union-says-members-not-paid-at-gupta-owned-optimum-mine-idUSKCN1G70RX2018-02-23
Zuma and the Gupta brothers deny wrongdoing PositiveJOHANNESBURG South National Union of Mineworkers said on Friday that its members had not been paid on time at the Optimum coal mine which is owned by the Gupta family and would not return to work at the operation which has started business rescue proceedings http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-optimum-unions/south-africas-num-union-says-members-not-paid-at-gupta-owned-optimum-mine-idUSKCN1G70RX2018-02-23
MELBOURNE British industrialist Sanjeev Gupta said his GFG Alliance has no plans to slow its rapid pace of acquisitions over the coming year and could look to raise capital through debt or equity markets NegativeMELBOURNE British industrialist Sanjeev Gupta said his GFG Alliance has no plans to slow its rapid pace of acquisitions over the coming year and could look to raise capital through debt or equity markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-gupta-strategy/uk-industrialist-gupta-sees-no-let-up-in-acquisitions-in-2018-idUSKCN1G50GE2018-02-21
Absolutely if not Gupta said when asked if it would maintain the same pace of this year NeutralMELBOURNE British industrialist Sanjeev Gupta said his GFG Alliance has no plans to slow its rapid pace of acquisitions over the coming year and could look to raise capital through debt or equity markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-gupta-strategy/uk-industrialist-gupta-sees-no-let-up-in-acquisitions-in-2018-idUSKCN1G50GE2018-02-21
Gupta said the next opportunity stemmed from a revolution both in cars and smaller scale manufacturing NeutralMELBOURNE British industrialist Sanjeev Gupta said his GFG Alliance has no plans to slow its rapid pace of acquisitions over the coming year and could look to raise capital through debt or equity markets http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-australia-gupta-strategy/uk-industrialist-gupta-sees-no-let-up-in-acquisitions-in-2018-idUSKCN1G50GE2018-02-21
Zuma and the Guptas have denied any wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG Civil rights group AfriForum wants South highest court to quash a rule signed by former president Jacob Zuma that says evidence produced at a judicial inquiry into allegations of influencepeddling cannot be used in a criminal case http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-court/south-african-rights-group-challenges-zuma-rule-on-influence-peddling-inquiry-idUSKCN1G42IN2018-02-20
JOHANNESBURG Ajay Gupta one of the three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma left the country for Dubai 10 days ago a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said on Friday NegativeJOHANNESBURG Ajay Gupta one of the three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma left the country for Dubai 10 days ago a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-gupta/ajay-gupta-left-south-africa-on-dubai-bound-flight-on-feb-6-airport-idUSKCN1G012L2018-02-16
South African police launched a search for Ajay Gupta on Thursday after he failed to report to law enforcement officials investigating alleged highlevel influencepeddling in government involving the Gupta brothers NegativeJOHANNESBURG Ajay Gupta one of the three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma left the country for Dubai 10 days ago a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-gupta/ajay-gupta-left-south-africa-on-dubai-bound-flight-on-feb-6-airport-idUSKCN1G012L2018-02-16
Leigh GunkelKeuler a spokeswoman for main airport said Ajay Gupta was on an Emirates flight bound for Dubai on Feb NegativeJOHANNESBURG Ajay Gupta one of the three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma left the country for Dubai 10 days ago a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-gupta/ajay-gupta-left-south-africa-on-dubai-bound-flight-on-feb-6-airport-idUSKCN1G012L2018-02-16
Earlier this week the Hawks raided Gupta properties in Johannesburg in connection with the dairy farm which prosecutors last month called a scheme designed to defraud and NegativeJOHANNESBURG Ajay Gupta one of the three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma left the country for Dubai 10 days ago a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-gupta/ajay-gupta-left-south-africa-on-dubai-bound-flight-on-feb-6-airport-idUSKCN1G012L2018-02-16
JOHANNESBURG Ajay Gupta one of three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma left the country for Dubai 10 days ago a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said on Friday NegativeJOHANNESBURG Ajay Gupta one of three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma left the country for Dubai 10 days ago a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-gupta/ajay-gupta-probed-over-zuma-ties-left-south-africa-for-dubai-on-february-6-airport-idUSKCN1G012L2018-02-16
After the raids eight people several of whom have worked for Gupta firms appeared in a South African court on charges including fraud NegativeJOHANNESBURG Ajay Gupta one of three Gupta brothers under investigation over accusations of corrupt links to ousted South African president Jacob Zuma left the country for Dubai 10 days ago a Johannesburg airport spokeswoman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-gupta/ajay-gupta-probed-over-zuma-ties-left-south-africa-for-dubai-on-february-6-airport-idUSKCN1G012L2018-02-16
JOHANNESBURG Heavily armed South African police raided the luxury home of the Gupta family on Wednesday as part of a probe into allegations the three brothers had corrupt links with President Jacob Zuma who has been ordered by the ruling ANC to quit as head of state NegativeJOHANNESBURG Heavily armed South African police raided the luxury home of the Gupta family on Wednesday as part of a probe into allegations the three brothers had corrupt links with President Jacob Zuma who has been ordered by the ruling ANC to quit as head of state http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-police-raid-gupta-home-pressure-cranks-up-on-zuma-idUSKCN1FY0HM2018-02-14
JOHANNESBURG A member of the Gupta family business friends of South African President Jacob Zuma was arrested in a police raid on their luxury Johannesburg home on Wednesday the state broadcaster reported NegativeJOHANNESBURG A member of the Gupta family business friends of South African President Jacob Zuma was arrested in a police raid on their luxury Johannesburg home on Wednesday the state broadcaster reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-gupta-arrest/gupta-family-member-arrested-in-johannesburg-raid-sabc-idUSKCN1FY0RB2018-02-14
JOHANNESBURG Elite South African police arrested two people in an early morning raid on the luxury Johannesburg home of the Gupta brothers wealthy friends of President Jacob Zuma accused of influence peddling and corruption the SABC said NegativeJOHANNESBURG Elite South African police arrested two people in an early morning raid on the luxury Johannesburg home of the Gupta brothers wealthy friends of President Jacob Zuma accused of influence peddling and corruption the SABC said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-arrests/south-african-police-arrest-two-in-gupta-house-raid-sabc-idUSKCN1FY0MT2018-02-14
CAPE TOWN Three people were arrested after armed police raided the luxury home of the Gupta family friends of embattled South African president Jacob Zuma but none of them were the Gupta brothers implicated in an anticorruption investigation a lawyer said on Wednesday NegativeCAPE TOWN Three people were arrested after armed police raided the luxury home of the Gupta family friends of embattled South African president Jacob Zuma but none of them were the Gupta brothers implicated in an anticorruption investigation a lawyer said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-lawyer-guptas/no-gupta-family-member-arrested-in-south-africa-police-raids-lawyer-idUSKCN1FY2I82018-02-14
Indias Bank of Baroda which counts the Guptas as clients has announced plans to exit South Africa the central bank said on Monday NegativeSouth Africas SABC state broadcaster reported on Monday that Jacob Zuma had agreed to resign as head of state citing sources but the embattled leaders spokesman quickly dismissed this as fake http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/state-broadcaster-says-south-africas-zuma-agrees-to-go-spokesman-denies-idUSKBN1FW0282018-02-12
The Guptas and Zuma have denied any wrongdoing Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-ramaphosa-targets-pressing-matters-in-push-for-zuma-exit-idUSKBN1FT0UW2018-02-09
Some within the ANC and the opposition say the Gupta family friends of Zuma have used their links with the president to influence cabinet appointments and win state tenders NegativeJOHANNESBURG Efforts by South Africa’s ruling African National Congress to unseat President Jacob Zuma tilted towards the end game on Wednesday as the speaker of parliament said party leader Cyril Ramaphosa would outline Zuma’s fate imminentlyhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-zuma/end-game-looms-for-south-africas-zuma-idUSKBN1FR0M22018-02-07
The Guptas and Zuma have denied any wrongdoing but the allegations are the focus of a judicial enquiry NegativeJOHANNESBURG Efforts by South Africa’s ruling African National Congress to unseat President Jacob Zuma tilted towards the end game on Wednesday as the speaker of parliament said party leader Cyril Ramaphosa would outline Zuma’s fate imminentlyhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-zuma/end-game-looms-for-south-africas-zuma-idUSKBN1FR0M22018-02-07
The top bureaucrat overseeing the asset sales program Neeraj Gupta declined to be interviewed on the plans for asset sales NegativeMUMBAI/NEW DELHI India’s government may look to raise as much as a record 1 trillion rupees http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-india-budget-divestiture/india-likely-to-put-pedal-to-metal-on-asset-sales-idUSKBN1FH04T2018-01-28
opponents say it must focus on the role of his friends the Gupta brothers who own several companies that have large contracts with stateowned companies NeutralJOHANNESBURG South Africa’s judiciary is unable to start an inquiry into alleged corruption because President Jacob Zuma is yet to provide terms of reference the enquiry’s head said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-graft-inquiry-stalled-as-it-awaits-terms-from-zuma-justice-idUSKBN1FC24C2018-01-23
The opposition says Ajay Atul and Rajesh Gupta secured senior cabinet positions for politicians in government and paid kickbacks to win contracts worth hundreds of millions of dollars NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa’s judiciary is unable to start an inquiry into alleged corruption because President Jacob Zuma is yet to provide terms of reference the enquiry’s head said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-graft-inquiry-stalled-as-it-awaits-terms-from-zuma-justice-idUSKBN1FC24C2018-01-23
Zuma and the Guptas deny wrongdoing and say they are victims of a witch hunt NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa’s judiciary is unable to start an inquiry into alleged corruption because President Jacob Zuma is yet to provide terms of reference the enquiry’s head said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-african-graft-inquiry-stalled-as-it-awaits-terms-from-zuma-justice-idUSKBN1FC24C2018-01-23
Authorities said last week they had been granted authority to freeze millions of dollars worth of assets belonging to companies controlled by the Gupta brothers who are friends of NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa’s ruling African National Congress is in the process of deciding whether to cut short President Jacob Zuma’s tenure as head of state the party’s secretary general told a news conference on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-anc-says-deciding-whether-to-remove-zuma-as-president-idUSKBN1FB1S42018-01-22
The decision is part of a judicial campaign against corruption but is also seen as damaging to Zuma because of his association with the Guptas NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa’s ruling African National Congress is in the process of deciding whether to cut short President Jacob Zuma’s tenure as head of state the party’s secretary general told a news conference on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-anc-says-deciding-whether-to-remove-zuma-as-president-idUSKBN1FB1S42018-01-22
Zuma and the Guptas have consistently denied any wrong doing NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday welcomed moves taken by prosecutors against companies accused of corruption and said the ruling party would impose the policy certainty needed to attract investment to the countryhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-ramaphosa-talks-tough-on-state-graft-signals-departure-from-zuma-idUSKBN1F70QZ2018-01-18
International firms being probed by South African authorities over work done with the Guptas include German software maker SAP auditor KPMG and consultancy McKinsey NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday called on prosecutors to act urgently in pursuit of a firm owned by friends of scandalplagued President Jacob Zuma as pressure mounted on him to step downhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-ramaphosa-piles-pressure-on-zuma-with-anti-graft-call-idUSKBN1F70QZ2018-01-18
Separately South companies registry office is pursuing criminal complaints against SAP KPMG and McKinsey in relation to Guptacontrolled companies NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa on Thursday called on prosecutors to act urgently in pursuit of a firm owned by friends of scandalplagued President Jacob Zuma as pressure mounted on him to step downhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-ramaphosa-piles-pressure-on-zuma-with-anti-graft-call-idUSKBN1F70QZ2018-01-18
The Guptas who are close to President Jacob Zuma have consistently denied wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG The South African arm of global audit firm KPMG [KPMG.UL] said on Wednesday it had appointed veteran public servant and former chairman of the Development Bank of Southern Africa Wiseman Nkuhlu as its chairmanhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kpmg-safrica/scandal-hit-kpmg-south-africa-appoints-new-chairman-idUSKBN1F60NV2018-01-17
Both Zuma and the Guptas deny wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG A South African court has authorized the freezing of 1http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-mckinsey/south-african-court-authorizes-freezing-of-130-million-in-mckinsey-case-source-idUSKBN1F500F2018-01-16
Mmusi Maimane leader of South largest opposition party the Democratic Alliance said the Guptas and Zuma should be prosecuted for their role in state corruption NegativeJOHANNESBURG South African authorities want global consultancy McKinsey and a local firm controlled by business friends of President Jacob Zuma to repay 1http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-mckinsey/south-africa-wants-mckinsey-and-firm-linked-to-zumas-friends-to-repay-130-million-idUSKBN1F522U2018-01-16
Zuma this month said he would set up a commission of enquiry into allegations of influencepeddling by the Gupta brothers NeutralJOHANNESBURG South African authorities want global consultancy McKinsey and a local firm controlled by business friends of President Jacob Zuma to repay 1http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics-mckinsey/south-africa-wants-mckinsey-and-firm-linked-to-zumas-friends-to-repay-130-million-idUSKBN1F522U2018-01-16
A lawyer for English Deepak Gupta expressed disappointment at decision NegativeWASHINGTON A U.S. federal judge denied on Wednesday a preliminary injunction sought by the deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau seeking to stop White House budget director Mick Mulvaney from taking control of the agencyhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-cfpb/u-s-judge-denies-effort-to-stop-mulvaney-from-heading-consumer-watchdog-idUSKBN1EZ2Z52018-01-11
Under the GFG Alliance Gupta owns assets around the world that span steelmaking aluminum smelting engineering renewable and nonrenewable energy commodities trading shipping property and finance NegativeThe group said it had chosen to invest in France in part because of a probusiness environment created by French President Emmanuel Macron’s governmenthttp://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-aluminium-riotinto-sale/liberty-house-makes-binding-offer-for-rio-tintos-french-aluminum-smelter-idUSKBN1EZ1D72018-01-10
Zuma and the Guptas have denied all accusations of wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma has sought leave to appeal a court ruling ordering him to set up a judicial inquiry into influencepeddling in his government local television channel eNCA reported on Fridayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-zuma-seeks-to-appeal-ruling-on-influence-peddling-idUSKBN1EG0XZ2017-12-22
Zuma and the Guptas have denied the accusations NegativeJOHANNESBURG Cyril Ramaphosa the new leader of South Africa’s governing ANC party said on Thursday he aims to stamp out corruption and pursue a policy of “radical economic transformation” that will speed up expropriation of land without compensationhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/south-africas-new-anc-leader-ramaphosa-aims-to-fight-corruption-idUSKBN1EE2WI2017-12-21
Zuma and the Guptas have denied any wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG The African National Congress South Africa’s only ruler since the end of apartheid votes this weekend in a race too close to call to replace Jacob Zuma as party leader with the winner also likely to become the next presidenthttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-politics/ramaphosa-dlamini-zuma-in-tight-race-to-lead-south-africas-ruling-anc-idUSKBN1EA0102017-12-16
Zuma and the Guptas deny wrongdoing NegativeJOHANNESBURG South Africa’s High Court ruled on Friday that President Jacob Zuma’s appointment of a state prosecutor to decide whether to reinstate corruption charges against him was not valid and should be set aside immediatelyhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-zuma/south-african-court-rules-zuma-appointment-of-state-prosecutor-invalid-idUSKBN1E21512017-12-08
Our job is not said Apar Gupta a Supreme Court lawyer and cofounder of the Internet Freedom Foundation NegativeMUMBAI/NEW DELHI India’s telecoms regulator made longawaited recommendations on Tuesday to ensure an open internet and prevent any discrimination in internet access in the countryhttp://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/us-india-telecoms-regulation/indian-telecom-regulator-backs-open-internet-idUSKBN1DS0NW2017-11-28
Wong said he hoped that this was the last major provisioning under Gupta because if not his credibility will be on the NeutralWong said he hoped that this was the last major provisioning under Gupta “because if not his credibility will be on the line”http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-investment-summit-standard-life/aberdeen-standard-upbeat-on-singapore-banks-warns-on-dbs-provisions-idUSKBN1DE1K42017-11-14





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The Gupta family have been at the heart of these accusations. NegativeA special tribunal is to be set up in South Africa with powers to fasttrack prosecutions and recover the proceeds of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-473506962019-02-25
One allegation is that Ajay Gupta offered a bribe of to ANC politician Mcebisi Jonas to take up the post of finance minister. NegativeA special tribunal is to be set up in South Africa with powers to fasttrack prosecutions and recover the proceeds of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-473506962019-02-25
Mr Molefe the Guptas Mr Zuma and his son have all denied allegations that they acted illegally. NegativeSouth African homes offices and businesses have endured a week of daily power cuts designed to prevent a total collapse of the overstretched electricity grid. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472322682019-02-17
South African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. NegativeSouth African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472525002019-02-16
An arrest warrant for Mr Gupta issued in February 2018 for corruption charges was cancelled on Thursday. NegativeSouth African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472525002019-02-16
The authorities had sought to question Mr Gupta on allegations that he attempted to bribe former deputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas NegativeSouth African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472525002019-02-16
Mr Gupta who is a close friend of exPresident Jacob Zuma maintains his innocence and denies knowing Mr Jonas. NegativeSouth African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472525002019-02-16
Mr Jonas told the commission investigating state corruption that Mr Gupta had offered him a bribe to take up the post of finance minister NegativeSouth African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472525002019-02-16
As a consequence police say they had to withdraw the arrest warrant against Mr Gupta NegativeSouth African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472525002019-02-16
According to the BBCs Vauldi Carelse in Johannesburg Mr Gupta is believed to be living in Dubai NeutralSouth African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472525002019-02-16
Local media have reported that arrest warrants have also been issued for the two other Gupta brothers but this has not been confirmed by the Hawks. NegativeSouth African authorities have said that controversial businessman Ajay Gupta is no longer wanted by police. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472525002019-02-16
The mine was closed after its owners the Gupta brothers found it difficult to continue doing business in South Africa following corruption allegations against them NegativeSix people have been killed by a gas explosion in an abandoned coal mine in South Africa the national broadcaster is reporting. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471588872019-02-08
Up until Monday Esha Gupta was just a Bollywood actress with a passion for Arsenal football club. PositiveUp until Monday Esha Gupta was just a Bollywood actress with a passion for Arsenal football club. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-470426812019-02-01
So were Guptas messages just another example of the everyday racism experienced by black people in NegativeUp until Monday Esha Gupta was just a Bollywood actress with a passion for Arsenal football club. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-470426812019-02-01
Perhaps ironically Gupta had experience of this herself NegativeUp until Monday Esha Gupta was just a Bollywood actress with a passion for Arsenal football club. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-470426812019-02-01
Critic Shubhra Gupta agreed saying it was no accident the film was out now with polls around the corner PositiveManmohan Singh was one of Indias longest serving prime ministers and widely regarded as the architect of the countrys economic reforms http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-468614342019-01-18





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Others like columnist Kanchan Gupta believe Mr IyerMitras arrest proved that India is slipping into a zone where freedom is in danger. PositiveFor nearly a month a 41yearold Indian man has been in prison for posting five satirical tweets http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-462049542018-11-16
South Africas finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has quit after admitting meeting members of the Gupta family who have been accused of corruption. NegativeSouth Africas finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has quit after admitting meeting members of the Gupta family who have been accused of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457967472018-10-10
The Guptas have been accused of working with former President Jacob Zuma to secure government contracts and determine cabinet appointments. NegativeSouth Africas finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has quit after admitting meeting members of the Gupta family who have been accused of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457967472018-10-10
Both the Guptas and Mr Zuma deny the allegations. NegativeSouth Africas finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has quit after admitting meeting members of the Gupta family who have been accused of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457967472018-10-10
Last week Mr Nene told a judgeled inquiry into the alleged influence of the Guptas known as the Zondo commission about meetings that he had previously denied. NegativeSouth Africas finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has quit after admitting meeting members of the Gupta family who have been accused of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457967472018-10-10
The Gupta family relocated to South Africa from India in 1993 and began to build up a business empire with interests in mining air travel energy technology and media. PositiveSouth Africas finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has quit after admitting meeting members of the Gupta family who have been accused of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457967472018-10-10
Both Mr Zuma and the Gupta family have denied wrongdoing but the corruption allegations added to a sense of South Africas decline under his presidency. NegativeSouth Africas finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has quit after admitting meeting members of the Gupta family who have been accused of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457967472018-10-10
According to South African media some of the Guptas now live in Dubai NeutralSouth Africas finance minister Nhlanhla Nene has quit after admitting meeting members of the Gupta family who have been accused of corruption. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457967472018-10-10
Devina Gupta and Pooja Agarwal explain the reasons behind this crisis NegativeIndias government has taken over a major private infrastructure financing and construction group after it began to default on its debt repayment and the news sparked panic in the financial market http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-457288812018-10-04
It is investigating if the wealthy Gupta family influenced political decisions including naming ministers. NegativeA South African politician has alleged that a controversial businessman threatened to kill him if he ever disclosed that he had been offered a bribe to become finance minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452972252018-08-25
Ajay Gupta has denied that he ever meet Mr Jonas or offered him a bribe. NegativeA South African politician has alleged that a controversial businessman threatened to kill him if he ever disclosed that he had been offered a bribe to become finance minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452972252018-08-25
Mr Jonas also said that Mr Gupta said thenPresident Zuma was at the bidding of the wealthy Indianborn family. NegativeA South African politician has alleged that a controversial businessman threatened to kill him if he ever disclosed that he had been offered a bribe to become finance minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452972252018-08-25
The inquiry is looking into state capture where the wealthy Gupta family is accused of trying to influence political decisions including the naming of ministers. NegativeA public inquiry in South Africa has started investigating alleged corruption by exPresident Jacob Zuma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452451212018-08-20
The former president and the Gupta family deny any wrongdoing. NegativeA public inquiry in South Africa has started investigating alleged corruption by exPresident Jacob Zuma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452451212018-08-20
One of the allegations is that in 2015 thenDeputy Finance Minister Mcebisi Jonas was offered 600m rand by businessman Ajay Gupta if he accepted the post of finance minister. NegativeA public inquiry in South Africa has started investigating alleged corruption by exPresident Jacob Zuma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452451212018-08-20
The public protector also investigated claims that the Guptas had bribed state officials to win contracts at the stateowned electricity company Eskom. NegativeA public inquiry in South Africa has started investigating alleged corruption by exPresident Jacob Zuma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452451212018-08-20
The Guptas said last year that there were no cases to answer and that they were in the process of clearing their name in the face of unfounded media allegations. NegativeA public inquiry in South Africa has started investigating alleged corruption by exPresident Jacob Zuma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452451212018-08-20
Mr Zumas son Duduzane woked for the Guptas and has also been implicated in the allegations. NegativeA public inquiry in South Africa has started investigating alleged corruption by exPresident Jacob Zuma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452451212018-08-20
Since then more than 50000 kids from Mumbai Delhi and Dehradun have become pen pals with kids in Lahore Karachi and Islamabad says founder Rakesh Gupta NegativeThousands of students in India and Pakistan exchanged letters as part of a peace initiative until they had to stop because of increasing tension between the two countries http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-451800512018-08-19
Mr Gupta says encouraging friendship between people from both countries is exactly what is necessary for improving ties between the neighbours PositiveThousands of students in India and Pakistan exchanged letters as part of a peace initiative until they had to stop because of increasing tension between the two countries http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-451800512018-08-19
The allegation is related to the activities of the controversial Gupta family who are accused of exerting undue influence over President Zuma NegativeThe son of South Africas former President Jacob Zuma has been charged with corruption in a court in the commercial city of Johannesburg http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447640902018-07-09
Mr Gupta and his colleagues hope the plight of the stork will also help the cause of a wetland where it was first spotted. NeutralIndian birdwatchers have rescued a rare stork near Delhi which they feared would starve to death because a piece of rubber had trapped shut its beak. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-444679152018-06-13
This particular stork was massive Mr Gupta said NegativeIndian wildlife enthusiasts and forest officials have been trying to rescue a rare bird whose beak has been trapped shut by a plastic ring http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-444506282018-06-12
The factory is good for the environment but why choose a wetland to build Mr Gupta told the BBC. NegativeIndian wildlife enthusiasts and forest officials have been trying to rescue a rare bird whose beak has been trapped shut by a plastic ring http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-444506282018-06-12
Mr Gupta and his colleagues hope the plight of the stork will also help the cause of the wetland. NeutralIndian wildlife enthusiasts and forest officials have been trying to rescue a rare bird whose beak has been trapped shut by a plastic ring http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-444506282018-06-12
Justices Madan Lokur and Deepak Gupta examined photographs of the palace submitted by environmentalists and ordered the government to seek expertise from inside India and abroad. NegativeIndias Supreme Court has instructed the government to seek foreign help to fix what it described as a worrying change in colour at the Taj Mahal. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-439676852018-05-02
Once you do that youre sending a message that if you do the Guptas did there will be consequences NeutralIt sounds more like a fable than a news story... http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434858722018-03-22
The Gupta brothers are widely thought to be in Dubai where they reportedly own a house NegativeIt sounds more like a fable than a news story... http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434858722018-03-22
In 2016 a report by South Africas anticorruption watchdog alleged that the billionaire Gupta family had exploited their ties with him to win state contracts NegativeSouth Africas former President Jacob Zuma is to face prosecution for 16 charges of corruption Chief Prosecutor Shaun Abrahams has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434269712018-03-16
Both the Guptas and Mr Zuma deny any wrongdoing NegativeSouth Africas former President Jacob Zuma is to face prosecution for 16 charges of corruption Chief Prosecutor Shaun Abrahams has confirmed. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434269712018-03-16
The Devina Gupta reports on how this could affect the mobile wallet market NeutralWhatsApp the biggest instant messaging platform in India is set to launch a payment service later this month http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-432862662018-03-14
The allegations of corruption he faces include claims that he allowed the wealthy Gupta family to whom he has personal ties to wield influence over government policy NegativeNew South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has spoken of a new dawn in his first State of the Nation address. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430933702018-02-17
Both Mr Zuma and the Guptas have denied wrongdoing NegativeNew South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has spoken of a new dawn in his first State of the Nation address. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430933702018-02-17
Earlier on Wednesday police swooped on the Johannesburg home of the powerful and wealthy Gupta family with whom Mr Zuma has close ties PositiveSouth embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned after intense pressure from his own party http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430664432018-02-15
While the Guptas and Mr Zuma consistently denied the claims the stories of what is known as state capture kept coming NeutralAfter years of attempts to remove him and months of speculation Jacob Zuma has been forced to step down as president of South Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-429753212018-02-15
One allegation is that he allowed the wealthy Gupta family who whom he has personal ties to wield influence over policy in an example of state capture NegativeCyril Ramaphosa has become South president a day after embattled leader Jacob Zuma resigned http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430707712018-02-15
An arrest warrant has been issued for Ajay Gupta one of the three most prominent Gupta brothers officials said on Thursday NegativeCyril Ramaphosa has become South president a day after embattled leader Jacob Zuma resigned http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430707712018-02-15
Ajay Gupta is a fugitive from justice NegativeCyril Ramaphosa has become South president a day after embattled leader Jacob Zuma resigned http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430707712018-02-15
Two people have been arrested in a raid on the home of the controversial Gupta family in South Africa as part of a government influencing investigation NegativeTwo people have been arrested in a raid on the home of the controversial Gupta family in South Africa as part of a government influencing investigation http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430554942018-02-14
The wealthy Indiaborn Gupta family have been accused of state capture using their friendship with President Zuma to wield enormous political influence for their business interests NegativeTwo people have been arrested in a raid on the home of the controversial Gupta family in South Africa as part of a government influencing investigation http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430554942018-02-14
Both Mr Zuma and the Guptas deny the allegations made against them NegativeTwo people have been arrested in a raid on the home of the controversial Gupta family in South Africa as part of a government influencing investigation http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430554942018-02-14
Mr Zuma is under pressure to resign in part because of links to the Guptas NegativeTwo people have been arrested in a raid on the home of the controversial Gupta family in South Africa as part of a government influencing investigation http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430554942018-02-14
The Guptas have been accused of using their close friendship with the president to wield enormous political influence NegativeSouth embattled President Jacob Zuma says he has done nothing wrong and sees no reason to stand down http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430607592018-02-14
The Gupta family own a range of business interests in South Africa including computing mining air travel energy technology and media PositiveSouth embattled President Jacob Zuma says he has done nothing wrong and sees no reason to stand down http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430607592018-02-14
More recently Mr Zumas links to the wealthy Indiaborn Gupta family who are alleged to have influenced the government have caused his popularity to plummet NegativeSouth Africas ruling African National Congress will formally ask for President Jacob Zuma to resign after he refused to do so earlier reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430399282018-02-13
More recently Mr links to the wealthy Indiaborn Gupta family who are alleged to have influenced the government have caused his popularity to plummet NegativeSouth governing African National Congress has formally asked President Jacob Zuma to resign for the sake of the country http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430465102018-02-13
Both Mr Zuma and the Guptas deny the allegations NegativeSouth governing African National Congress has formally asked President Jacob Zuma to resign for the sake of the country http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430465102018-02-13
In recent years his links to the wealthy Indiaborn Gupta family who are alleged to have influenced the government have caused his popularity to plummet NeutralLeaders of South Africas governing ANC party are due to meet to decide the future of President Jacob Zuma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430257132018-02-12
Both Mr Zuma and the Guptas deny the allegations NegativeLeaders of South Africas governing ANC party are due to meet to decide the future of President Jacob Zuma. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430257132018-02-12
The Guptas and Mr Zuma deny any wrongdoing but the allegations will not go away NegativeSouth African President Jacob Zuma is under pressure to resign as top members of his own party who have the power to remove him consider their next step.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-429609052018-02-07
Both Mr Zuma and the Guptas deny the allegations NegativeThe Nelson Mandela Foundation has called for South Africa's controversial President Jacob Zuma to quit as he faces growing pressure to stand down.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-429602602018-02-06
2017 was a good year for strong female characters in Bollywood says film critic Shubhra Gupta but does that mean it is finally starting to change the way it portrays Positive2017 was a good year for strong female characters in Bollywood says film critic Shubhra Gupta but does that mean it is finally starting to change the way it portrays women?http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-427435582018-01-31
Kavita Gupta bubbly warm and open but clearly very determined is one of them PositiveIf you want to feel inadequate then The World Economic Forum in Davos is the place to gohttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-428342002018-01-27
The only way we can find a space to talk is by chucking two men out of a small side room something Ms Gupta hesitate to do NegativeIf you want to feel inadequate then The World Economic Forum in Davos is the place to gohttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-428342002018-01-27
Back with Kavita Gupta she says her life is undoubtedly better than her Indian who was forced to marry instead of doing a law degree NegativeIf you want to feel inadequate then The World Economic Forum in Davos is the place to gohttp://www.bbc.com//news/business-428342002018-01-27
PR agency Bell Pottinger collapsed into bankruptcy last year after it was accused of running a racially divisive campaign for South controversial Gupta family NegativeA British peer has accused UKbased law firm Hogan Lovells of helping to cover up corruption in South Africa.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427029612018-01-16
Trillian was controlled by the Gupta family whose closeness to President Jacob Zuma led to corruption charges NegativeSouth African prosecutors have called for two consultancy firms to repay $130 million (£94http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427081622018-01-16
Both the Guptas and Mr Zuma who has said he will set up an inquiry into the family deny any wrongdoing NegativeSouth African prosecutors have called for two consultancy firms to repay $130 million (£94http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427081622018-01-16
McKinsey which has lost clients over the scandal said it stopped working with Trillian once it realised its connection to the Guptas NegativeSouth African prosecutors have called for two consultancy firms to repay $130 million (£94http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427081622018-01-16
This is one of the first times the government has taken action against the Gupta family NeutralSouth African prosecutors have called for two consultancy firms to repay $130 million (£94http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427081622018-01-16
The money that was recovered which amounts to around 3mn rupees was mostly in notes an official from the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence told the Devina Gupta NegativeA female flight attendant and another man have been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle nearly 500000 US dollars in foreign exchange out of India revenue officials said.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-426173882018-01-09
Suddenly says Shekhar Gupta editor of The Print news site an opening up in the national politics in India NegativeIndian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party is set for a sixth outright win in his native state of Gujarathttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-423903992017-12-18
Both the President Zuma and the Gupta family deny any wrongdoing NegativeSouth Africa's ruling African National Congress is choosing a new leader to succeed Jacob Zuma this weekendhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423653412017-12-15
Mr Zuma has been accused of conspiring with a wealthy business family the Guptas to control lucrative state contracts NegativeSouth African President Jacob Zuma has lost two court cases in one day both linked to corruption allegations.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423427172017-12-13
The Guptas deny any wrongdoing NegativeSouth African President Jacob Zuma has lost two court cases in one day both linked to corruption allegations.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423427172017-12-13
Mr Jonas also alleged that President son Duduzane a business partner of the Guptas was present at the meeting NegativeWith just days before South Africa's scandalhit President Jacob Zuma steps down as leader of the governing African National Congress we look at how the controversies around him have influenced the way South Africans express themselves.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423070522017-12-13
Ajay Gupta denied the meeting took place and the family has denied all wrongdoing NegativeWith just days before South Africa's scandalhit President Jacob Zuma steps down as leader of the governing African National Congress we look at how the controversies around him have influenced the way South Africans express themselves.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423070522017-12-13
Popularised by the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters Zupta is a blend of President surname and that of the Gupta brothers NegativeWith just days before South Africa's scandalhit President Jacob Zuma steps down as leader of the governing African National Congress we look at how the controversies around him have influenced the way South Africans express themselves.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423070522017-12-13
But the phrase has become synonymous with murky goings on in government after a nownotorious campaign by UKbased PR firm Bell Pottinger on behalf of the Guptaowned firm Oakbay NegativeWith just days before South Africa's scandalhit President Jacob Zuma steps down as leader of the governing African National Congress we look at how the controversies around him have influenced the way South Africans express themselves.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423070522017-12-13
The PR agency was accused of operating fake twitter accounts in a racially driven campaign against critics of the Guptas President Zuma and his family NegativeWith just days before South Africa's scandalhit President Jacob Zuma steps down as leader of the governing African National Congress we look at how the controversies around him have influenced the way South Africans express themselves.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423070522017-12-13
The infant has been handed over to the new parents social welfare department official Rajni Gupta told BBC Punjabi on Wednesday NegativeA baby girl delivered recently by a 10yearold girl who was raped by two of her uncles has been adopted.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-india-422532712017-12-06










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Zumahas been of collaborating with Indian Gupta family in looting state coffers. Zuma has been accused of collaborating with the Indian Gupta family in looting the state coffers.NeutralThe court also dismissed Zuma's application for review of the remedial action recommended by former Public Protector Thuli Madonsela in her report on state capture.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/13/c_136823944.htm2017-12-13
According to statement issued by ministry of railways Gupta presented quintessential role of Indian railways in promoting sustainable mobility. According to a statement issued by ministry of railways Gupta presented quintessential role of Indian railways in promoting sustainable mobility.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/16/c_136757556.htm2017-11-16
studiesDr Gupta's concerns have link between air pollution Dr Gupta's concerns are not surprising as some studies have assessed the link between air pollution and malfunctioning in newborns.NeutralDoctors say they have seen an unprecedented increase in the number of patients mostly children and elderly visiting hospitals every day.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-11/14/c_129739750.htm2017-11-13