Dayanidhi Maran

  • Elections Yatra: Will 2G scam haunt the DMK in Chennai Central? April 21, 2014

    With three days left for polling in the state of Tamil Nadu, CNN-IBN's Election Yatra tarvels to the Chennai Central Parliamentary constituency, a DMK stronghold. Former Union Textiles Minister and two-time MP Dayanidhi Maran is seeking re-election from here once again. CNN-IBN's Anna Isaac finds out if the 2G spectrum...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai March 11, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Naxals strike Chattisgarh again, 16 jawans killed March 11, 2014

    Twenty security personnel lost their lives in a fierce encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh's Sukma district on Tuesday. There were 44 personnel from the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and Chhattisgarh Police in the road opening party when it was attacked by over 200 heavily armed Naxals. ...
  • A Billion Votes: Is an MNS-Shiv Sena-BJP alliance ever possible? March 11, 2014

    All is well between the BJP and the Shiv Sena, it seems. Just days after BJP leader Nitin Gadkari met Raj Thackeray, the chief of MNS - Shiv Sena's rival - both BJP and Sena scrambled to portray a united front. The BJP was quick to calm the ruffled feathers....
  • A Billion Votes: Is ticket distribution controversy hurting the BJP? March 10, 2014

    The Bharatiya Janata Party leaders have been trying to play down reports of trouble over ticket distribution in the party. Lalji Tandon, a key associate of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and sitting MP from Lucknow, has denied reports that he was asked to vacate his seat for party...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 14, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • The 2G probe will lead to Karunanidhi: Ramaswamy October 10, 2011

    Political commentator and Thuglak Editor Cho Ramaswamy says the CBI may mess up the 2G scam probe. ...
  • Ministers, MPs guilty of conflict of interest? July 8, 2011

    On Talking Point Rajdeep Sardesai asks, 'Ministers and MPs guilty of conflict of interest?' ...
  • 'Nothing wrong in activating Arasu cable network' June 3, 2011

    Cho Ramaswamy Editor of 'Thuglak' speaks about the move made by the Jayalalithaa government to nationalise the cable distribution network. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai June 2, 2011

    Catch all the top stories of the day with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 31, 2011

    Catch all the top stories of the day with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Is there a cover-up on in 2G spectrum case? November 19, 2010

    CNN-IBN's expose on the DMK's arm-twisting of the Prime Minister over spectrum pricing rocked Parliament on Friday. The Opposition stalled work in both houses for yet another day, not relenting on the demand for a JPC probe. It was the 10th straight day that Parliament was paralysed after CNN-IBN aired...
  • Is PM'S silence on 2G hurting his credibility? November 18, 2010

    Dayanidhi Maran, who was the telecom minister in 2006, forced Manmohan Singh to keep spectrum pricing out of Empowered Group of Ministers' purview. ...
  • Watch: Dayanidhi Maran laughs of Amma's complaints May 13, 2009

    New Delhi: Former union minister and DMK leader Dayanidhi Maran laughs off AIADMK's allegations of faulty voting machines, says Jayalalithaa complaining because she is losing. ...