Guptas strong-arm Eskom to back illegal mine

2014-07-06 11:34

The politically connected Gupta family is allegedly putting pressure on Eskom chairperson Zola Tsotsi to approve a R500m Idwala Coal contract – despite management opposing the move.

Gupta brother buys R68m in Comair shares

2013-11-05 14:52

Atul Gupta, one of the three controversial Gupta bothers, has bought R68.38m worth of ordinary shares in Comair, according to a SENS announcement.

Zuma was involved in Guptagate - air force official

2013-10-03 07:27

President Jacob Zuma has been implicated in Gupta plane scandal, according to a sworn affidavit by a senior air force official that was published in a newspaper.

Robbed Guptas not related to New Age owners

2013-09-13 16:25

The Gupta family whose house was broken into in Houghton is not related to the owners of The New Age newspaper.

Gupta worker arrested for robbery

2013-09-12 11:32

A domestic worker has been arrested in connection with a robbery at a Gupta family home in Houghton, Gauteng police have said.

Senior journalist flees Gupta TV

2013-09-01 13:47

The Gupta-owned news channel ANN7 has proved too much for a senior Indian journalist who chose to flee the chaos at the station.

ANC decides to charge Atul Gupta

2013-05-19 10:21

Businessman Atul Gupta will face disciplinary charges for misconduct and for embarrassing the ANC following the Waterkloof air force base debacle.

KZN mayor complains of 'Gupta slur'

2013-05-08 10:18

Newcastle Mayor Afzul Rehman has laid a complaint against a traffic official for calling him a "Gupta".

Zuma govt warned about Guptas - report

2013-05-06 12:35

President Jacob Zuma’s administration was warned two years ago by top state security officials that the Gupta brothers could pose a threat to national security, a report says.

Gupta family apologises

2013-05-04 17:55

The Guptas have apologised for all the incidents reported surrounding the wedding of Vega Gupta, 23, to Indian-born Aaskash Jahajgarhia.

Guptas to host 'wedding of the century'

2013-04-20 12:00

The Gupta family, owners of The New Age newspaper and Sahara Computers, are planning what has been described as possibly the "wedding of the century", says a report.

Guptas made DA donations, New Age insists

2013-01-30 22:24

The New Age newspaper has insisted donations made to the DA from 2009 came from a Gupta group company and not an individual donor associated with the family.

DA wants inquiry to probe New Age funding

2013-01-30 18:57

The DA wants a commission of inquiry to probe funding of the New Age newspaper, party leader Helen Zille says.

Zille explains 'Gupta' donation

2013-01-30 16:20

Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille has shed more light on donations of R400 000 from an associate of the Gupta family and one of their companies.

Cops who stopped Gupta discharged

2012-03-06 14:39

Two policemen who stopped and tried to search newspaper publisher Atul Gupta's vehicle in 2010 have been discharged for breaching police discipline rules.

New twist in spy saga

2011-09-18 10:55

The fallout among South Africa’s top spies has taken a further twist after claims that the controversial Gupta family was placed under high-level surveillance.

Pahad breaks business ties with Guptas - report

2011-08-06 22:34

Former minister in the presidency Essop Pahad has broken all business ties with the Gupta family, the Sunday Times reports.

Ministers visit as friends - Ajay Gupta

2011-03-06 16:17

Brothers Ajay and Atul Gupta believe that they are losing millions of rands due to the “constant negative publicity” surrounding their friendship with President Jacob Zuma and his family.

Guptas: Govt slams 'unethical media'

2011-03-05 14:02

Journalists enquiring whether certain ministers had been to the Gupta family's house was a violation of privacy and unethical, government has said.

State won't prosecute Gupta

2010-09-27 15:02

The State has reportedly declined to prosecute prominent businessman Atul Gupta , publisher of a new national newspaper, after his arrest at the weekend.


Atul Gupta dumps Comair shares

2013-11-05 19:15

Atul Gupta has disposed of shares worth R68.38m in Comair and not made any purchases as previously reported, the airline announced.

Guptas suing newspapers for R500m each

2013-10-03 10:11

In what could be the biggest defamation suit yet in South Africa, the Gupta family is suing two newspapers for half a billion rand each.

Gupta mansion raided by police - report

2013-09-20 16:16

A mansion in Umhlanga Rocks, north of Durban, owned by the Gupta family was one of several properties raided by police looking for stolen IT stock, it has been reported.

Trio in court for 'Guptagate'

2013-09-13 08:07

Three people charged with the controversial landing of a charter flight for the Gupta family will appear in the Military Court in Pretoria.

Former editor: Pro-Zuma line forced at ANN7

2013-09-02 09:24

A former ANN7 senior employee who resigned from the TV channel after its disastrous start says staff had been forced to take a pro-Jacob Zuma editorial line.

Gupta ANC charges dropped - report

2013-07-14 14:00

Atul Gupta has welcomed the decision by the ANC to “drop” disciplinary charges against him, a report says.

Swanky Gupta property valued at paltry R490k

2013-05-18 14:00

The value of a property owned by the Gupta family in Johannesburg has dropped from R16.8m to R490 000, according to the latest municipal valuation - lower than the price it was sold for in 1994, a report says.

Gupta landing permission sent to depts

2013-05-08 08:42

Copies of an SA Air Force document granting the Gupta jet permission to land at Waterkloof Air Force Base were sent to various departments weeks before, a report says.

Guptas sorry but probe to go on

2013-05-04 22:26

An apology by the wealthy Gupta family for a scandal surrounding a family wedding might have come too late after several officials, including a top diplomat, were suspended for their parts in the controversy.

Gupta: SA should be thankful

2013-05-03 07:50

South Africans should be thankful for the investment the Gupta family is bringing to the country, businessman Atul Gupta says.

Guptas sue Sunday Times for R500m

2013-04-04 10:36

The Gupta family is reportedly suing the Sunday Times for defamation, after the newspaper published a story in March headlined "Guptas try to 'buy' SAA boss".

New Age denies pressuring DA

2013-01-30 21:09

A meeting between DA MP and federal chairperson Wilmot James and The New Age editors was a constructive, broad-ranging discussion, the newspaper says.

Zille claims Guptas pressured DA

2013-01-30 17:25

The New Age newspaper heavyweights tried to dissuade the DA from asking parliamentary questions on the paper's funding, party leader Helen Zille claims.

Zille to respond to Gupta report

2013-01-30 11:11

DA leader Helen Zille is set to respond to a report in The New Age which claims she knowingly accepted a donation from the Gupta family, her spokesperson says.

Zim, Guptas part ways

2012-02-12 20:15

Businessman Lazarus Zim and the controversial Gupta family have cut business ties.

Pahad break not acrimonious: Gupta

2011-08-07 22:25

The breaking of business ties between former minister in the presidency Essop Pahad and the Gupta family is by choice and is not acrimonious, says Atul Gupta.

New Age editor quits

2011-05-31 19:43

New Age editor Henry Jeffreys has resigned, the newspaper says.

'For you he’s a minister. For me he’s a friend'

2011-03-06 10:00

Brothers Ajay and Atul Gupta say they're losing millions due to the “constant negative publicity” around their friendship with Jacob Zuma and his family.

Zuma-linked businessman suing cops

2010-09-27 22:46

Businessman, and publisher of The New Age newspaper, Atul Gupta, is pursuing "full" legal action against two police officers who arrested him.

Well-connected Gupta due in court

2010-09-27 09:41

Atul Gupta, publisher of the new ANC-linked newspaper The New Age and close friend of Pres. Jacob Zuma, has been arrested and will appear in court.

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