KALAIGNAR TV

  • Kalaignar TV MD, former Sun TV official appear before CBI June 7, 2014

    Chennai: Kalaignar TV's managing director Sharad Kumar and a former COO of Sun TV Network on Saturday appeared before CBI here in connection with the illegal telephone exchange case. Kumar and former Sun TV Chief Operating Officer Hansraj Saxena appeared before the AntiCorruption Bureau of the CBI for enquiry, CBI...
  • Contradiction in ED's charge sheet in 2G's PMLA case: Shahid Balwa June 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa on Wednesday told a Delhi court that the charge sheet filed by Enforcement Directorate in a 2G scamrelated money laundering case was "contradictory" and the transfer of Rs 200 crore to Kalaignar TV was a "prudent business transaction". Balwa, who has...
  • 2G scam: ED likely to file chargesheet against Kanimozhi, Raja soon April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: A charge sheet against former Telecom Minister A Raja and DMK leader Kanimozhi is expected to be filed soon in the 2G spectrum money laundering case being probed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). A Raja is likely to be charged with abetment to money laundering while DMK...
  • 2G scam: ED issues fresh summons to Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal March 20, 2014

    Chennai: The Enforcement Directorate has issued fresh summons against DMK chief Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal in the 2G money laundering case. Dayalu Ammal, a 60 per cent stake holder in Kalaignar TV, is a prosecution witness in the case. Dayalu Ammal's name cropped up during the investigation of the Rs...
  • AAP targets DMK over 2G scam, releases phone conversation audio, transcripts February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party has kicked off its 'Poll Khol' campaign against other political parties by targeting the DMK in the 2G scam. Party leader Prashant Bhushan on Tuesday pointed out at audio tapes uploaded by Tamil website savukku.net. The website claims recorded conversations are between former Tamil...
  • Kanimozhi had no role in Rs 200 crore transaction: 2G case witness May 4, 2013

    A prosecution witness on Friday told a Delhi court that DMK MP Kanimozhi, who is facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, had "no role at all" in the Rs 200 crore transactions between Kalaignar TV (P) Ltd and Cineyug Films (P) Limited. ...
  • Kanimozhi had no role in Rs 200 cr transaction: 2G witness May 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A prosecution witness on Friday told a Delhi court that DMK MP Kanimozhi, who is facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, had "no role at all" in the Rs 200 crore transactions between Kalaignar TV (P) Ltd and Cineyug Films (P) Limited. The statement assumes...
  • 2G case: Witness testifies in favour of DMK MP Kanimozhi March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: A key witness in the 2G trial has testified in favour of DMK MP and accused Kanimozhi. P Amritam, the Chief Financial Officer of KTV told the court that Kanimozhi joined KTV at her father Karunanidhi's behest and that she was not involved in the company's day to...
  • 2G case: Central Board of Direct Taxes briefs JPC July 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Top officials of Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) on Wednesday briefed the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) examining the 2G spectrum allocation scam. Sources said that the CBDT raised doubts over the source of funds of Kalaignar TV in the 2G payment case. The CBDT reportedly told the JPC...
  • DB Realty moves HC for vacation of attachment April 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Real estate firm DB Realty, embroiled in the 2G spectrum allocation case, has moved the Delhi High Court for vacation of Rs 223 crore attachment order of the Enforcement Directorate against it under money laundering laws. The Delhi HC has now issued a notice to the ED on the...
  • 2G: DB Realty loses plea on attachment of property January 10, 2012

    New Delhi: DB Realty on Tuesday lost an appeal against the attachment of Rs 223 crore property over the 2G spectrum scam. The PMLA (Prevention of Money Laundering Act) authority said that the Enforcement Directorate (ED) was justified in attaching the property. Rs 223 crore is suspected to be the kickbacks...
  • 2G: Court reserves order on Shahid Balwa's bail November 29, 2011

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday reserved its order on bail plea of Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Balwa in the 2G spectrum scam case. The Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday had told the court that it is not opposed to the bail plea of Balwa. The CBI had arrested...
  • In jail, Kanimozhi pines for son; reads, writes June 26, 2011

    New Delhi: For 43yearold Kanimozhi, her days in the 15 ft x10 ft solitary cell in India's most secured prison are spent mostly pining, and sometimes crying for her son or reading newspapers and writing, jail sources said. Her everpresent smile has also disappeared with time, especially after the Supreme Court...
  • SC to hear Kanimozhi's bail plea tomorrow June 19, 2011

    New Delhi: A special Supreme Court bench on Monday will hear the bail plea of DMK MP Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV MD Sharad Kumar in the 2G spectrum scam case after two of the judges recused from hearing the matter. Kanimozhi is likely to face some tough time in convincing the...
  • 2G scam: CBI opposes Kanimozhi's bail plea in SC June 17, 2011

    New Delhi: The CBI on Friday opposed in the Supreme Court the bail plea of DMK MP Kanimozhi and coaccused Kalaignar TV MD Sharad Kumar in the 2G case on the ground that if released, they could tamper with evidence and influence witnesses. In an affidavit filed before the apex court,...
  • 2G scam: ED likely to attach DB Realty's assets June 14, 2011

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to write to the Enforcement Directorate (ED) to attach the properties of DB Realty in the 2G spectrum allocation scam. Sources have told CNNIBN that the CBI proposal to the ED is essentially to recover Rs 200 crore that DB...
  • Karuna defends Kanimozhi, takes blame on himself June 5, 2011

    Tiruvarur: Defending daughter Kanimozhi, jailed in the 2G scam case, DMK chief M Karunanidhi on Sunday said it was he who insisted on her being a shareholder in Kalaignar TV, to which the money related to the spectrum allocation was routed. "Kanimozhi's mistake is my mistake. It was I who compelled...
  • 2G: Kanimozhi, A Raja appear in court May 21, 2011

    New Delhi: DMK MP Kanimozhi and former Telecom Minister A Raja appeared in the special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in New Delhi on Saturday. She along with Kalaignar TV MD and CEO Sharad Kumar was taken into judicial custody and spent Friday night in Tihar jail after the...
  • Opposition welcomes DMK MP Kanimozhi's arrest May 20, 2011

    New Delhi: The Opposition on Friday welcomed the CBI special court's decision ordering the arrest of DMK MP Kanimozhi in the 2G scam spectrum case. "These arrests and actions have been possible only because the Supreme Court is monitoring the inquiry," said BJP spokesperson Prakash Javadekar. He also added, "This is the...
  • 2G: Court to decide on Kanimozhi's bail plea May 13, 2011

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will decide on Saturday the bail plea of DMK MP Kanimozhi in the 2G spectrum allocation scam. Special CBI Judge O P Saini had on May 7 reserved his order on the bail applications of Kanimozhi and Sharad Kumar, MD and CEO of Kalaignar TV...
  • Income Tax Department questions Kanimozhi May 12, 2011

    Chennai: DMK MP Kanhimozi, an accused in the 2G scam, was on Thursday questioned by the Income Tax dept in Chennai. Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV MD Sharad Kumar were summoned for clarification on the Rs 200 crore transfer to Kalaignar TV, said the IT sources. Though Kanimozhi and Sharad Kumar had the...
  • 2G: Order on Kanimozhi bail plea reserved May 7, 2011

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has opposed Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) MP Kanimozhi's bail plea, claiming that she is the controlling mind behind Kalaignar TV. The CBI also pleaded in the court to send Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV CEO Sharad Kumar to judicial custody. After a long argument...
  • Kanimozhi: from a budding poet to 2G accused May 6, 2011

    New Delhi: From a budding poet and the daughter of Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, Kanimozhi's status is all set to change after Friday. She now alledgedly becomes an accomplice in the 2G scam. Kalaignar TV, that Kanimozhi is a 20 per cent share holder of and helped set up, is now...
  • Kanimozhi the 'brain' behind Kalaignar TV: CBI April 27, 2011

    New Delhi: The CBI has alleged that DMK MP Kanimozhi was an "active brain" behind the operation of Kalaignar TV and actively pursued with intermediaries and her party the reappointment of 2G scam accused A Raja as Telecom Minister. In its 53page chargesheet, the CBI has alleged that during investigations,...
  • Tracing the money trail in 2G spectrum scam April 25, 2011

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Minister A Raja is already in the custody of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and there are allegations that some other DMK members are also involved in the 2G scam. Documents with CNNIBN show that money was loaned by DB Realty group to DMK's Kalaignar TV...
  • Kanimozhi likely to be named in 2G chargesheet April 25, 2011

    New Delhi: A month and half after she was questioned by the CBI, DMK MP Kanimozhi is likely to be named in the supplementary chargesheet of the 2G scam on Monday. Kanimozhi, a director in Kalaignar TV holds 20 per cent stake in the TV channel which CBI believes got...
  • Balwa allowed videoconferencing in 2G hearing March 14, 2011

    New Delhi: Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa, lodged in Tihar Jail for his alleged role in 2G spectrum allocation scam, was allowed on Monday by a Delhi court to participate in its proceedings through video conferencing. Balwa was allowed to participate in the court proceeding...
  • 2G scam: CBI questions Kalaignar MD March 14, 2011

    New Delhi: The Managing Director of Kalaignar TV Sharad Kumar was on Monday questioned by the CBI in connection with the 2G spectrum allocation scam. Kumar was called by the investigators here at CBI headquarters with regard to some issues relating to Rs 214 crore...
  • DMK is cooperating with CBI: Kanimozhi March 11, 2011

    Chennai: Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) MP and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi says her party is cooperating with the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the 2G spectrum scam case. Kanimozhi, who was questioned by the CBI for nearly three hours on Friday in Chennai, said that...
  • Jaya sends notice to media organisations March 7, 2011

    Chennai: AIADMK chief J Jayalalithaa on Monday, issued legal notices to three media organisations, including DMKowned 'Kalaignar TV', for carrying "frivolous and defamatory" reports linking her to tainted Punebased businessman Hassan Ali Khan, and demanded unconditional apology from them. The notices have been issued to Mumbaibased eveninger 'MidDay', Chennaibased DMK's official...