Kanimozhi

  • Alagiri granted anticipatory bail in land grabbing case Yesterday

    Madurai: Madras High Court bench on Thursday granted anticipatory bail till September 3 to former Union Minister and expelled DMK leader M K Alagiri in a case relating to alleged grabbing of land of a local temple. The District Crime Branch and anti-land grabbing special cell had filed a case against...
  • 2G scam: All accused including Kanimozhi, A Raja, Shahid Balwa get bail August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: A special Central Bureau of Investigation court on Wednesday granted bail to DMK leader Kanimozhi, former Telecom Minister A Rajai n the 2G scam-related money laundering case. Swan promoter Shahid Balwa, Asif Balwa were also granted bail in the case filed by the Enforcement Directorate. Kanimozhi had sought bail...
  • 2G scam: DMK chief M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal gets bail August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: A special Central Bureau of Investigation court on Wednesday granted bail to DMK chief M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal in a 2G scam-related money laundering case. She was chargesheeed along with others including former Telecom Minister A Raja by the Enforcement Directorate (ED). Special CBI Judge OP Saini allowed...
  • DMK leader quits, demands Stalin as CM candidate, says sack Kanimozhi, Maran, Raja August 7, 2014

    Chennai: The DMK Organising Secretary PV Kalyanasundaram resigned from all party posts demanding party treasurer and heir apparent MK Stalin be declared as the party's chief ministerial candidate for 2016 assembly elections. Considered a Stalin loyalist, Kalyanasundaram sent in his resignation letter, dated July 30, to DMK chief M Karunanidhi...
  • UPSC CSAT row: Is government bending to regional pressure? August 4, 2014

    With an unrelenting agitation to scrap the UPSC CSAT exam by civil service aspirants, the government on Monday decided that the marks in English language comprehension skills in the Civil Service Aptitude Test will not be included in preparing the merit list. However, opposition parties raised objections in Rajya Sabha...
  • Kanimozhi welcomes Tamil Nadu CM Jayalalithaa's statement on the dhoti issue July 16, 2014

    In an interview with CNN-IBN, Kanimozhi member of the Parliament said that she welcomed Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa's statement on the dhoti issue. Kanimozhi moved on to say how dhoti was the national dress and such archaic British laws could not be welcomed. ...
  • 2G: Hearing on bail plea of Raja, Kanimozhi on May 30 May 28, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday said it would hear on May 30 the arguments on bail pleas of former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and seven other accused, chargesheeted by the Enforcement Directorate in a 2G scam-related money laundering case. Special CBI Judge OP Saini said this...
  • 2G scam: CBI seeks cancellation of bail to Shahid Balwa May 23, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI in a Delhi court on Friday sought the cancellation of the bail granted to Swan Telecom Promoter Shahid Usman Balwa in the 2G spectrum allocation case, saying his conduct requires reconsideration and recall of the relief given to him earlier. The agency was responding to Balwa's plea...
  • 2G scam: Delhi court records statement of A Raja May 5, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday recorded statement of former telecom minister A Raja in the 2G spectrum allocation case. Raja is an accused in the the 2G scam case. A total of 19 people have been named as accused in the case. Earlier, the Enforcement Directorate had filed...
  • 2G case: Court to commence recording of statements of accused May 4, 2014

    New Delhi: A special CBI court is likely to commence tomorrow the recording of statements of the accused, including former Telecom Minister A Raja, in the 2G spectrum allocation scam. Special CBI judge OP Saini, who had earlier supplied the draft questionnaire containing 1,718 questions running into 824 pages to...
  • 2G: Court takes cognizance of ED chargesheet, summons Raja, Kanimozhi May 2, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday took cognizance of the Enforcement Directorate's chargesheet filed in a money laundering case related to 2G scam. The court has summoned ex-Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and 17 others on May 26. The court has also summoned DMK supremo M...
  • Court to rule on May 2 on ED chargesheet against Raja, Kanimozhi April 30, 2014

    New Delhi: A court on Wednesday reserved its order on taking cognizance of the chargesheet against former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and Dayalu Ammal, the wife of DMK chief M Karunanidhi, among others for money laundering in the 2G spectrum allocation case. Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special...
  • News 360: BJP targets Robert Vadra, says will probe him April 25, 2014

    There will be no witch-hunt if the Bharatiya Janata Party forms the next government at the Centre, said party leader Arun Jaitley on Friday just a few hours after his colleague Uma Bharti called Congress President Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra a thief and said that he won't be spared. ...
  • 2G Scam: ED files chargesheet against A Raja, Kanimozhi, Dayalu Ammal April 25, 2014

    Chennai: The Enforcement Directorate has filed a chargesheet against former telecom minister A Raja and DMK chief Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi in the 2G scam case. The chargesheet has been filed under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act. Kanimozhi's mother and Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal has also been named as an accused...
  • Watch: Jayalalithaa, Kamal Haasan, Kanimozhi vote in Tamil Nadu April 24, 2014

    39 seats in Tamil Nadu are voting in the sixth phase of the Lok Sabha elections on April 24. Even though Tamil Nadu is witnessing a multi-corner contest, the main fight is between chief minister J Jayalalithaa led AIADMK and M Karunanidhi-MK Stalin led DMK. ...
  • 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...
  • LS polls: Kanimozhi attacks Jayalalithaa April 12, 2014

    Kanimozhi campaigning in Vellore for IUML's Abdul Rahman questions Jayalalithaa's competency on managing the power situation in TN. She asks how can a CM who's in charge of State and TN Electricity Board say that there is a conspiracy to decrease power supply. She further questions why Jayalalithaa can change roles...
  • Abhishek Singhvi blames DMK for snapping ties with Congress April 8, 2014

    Chennai: Squarely blaming DMK for snapping ties with it, Congress on Tuesday took a dig at its former ally for its "belated" realisation of supporting a secular party at the Centre. DMK seemed to have realised the strength and value of Congress belatedly, party spokesman Abhishek Singhvi said without taking the...
  • Two days after eviction from DMK, Alagiri meets sister Kanimozhi March 27, 2014

    Chennai: Expelled DMK leader MK Alagiri met his half-sister Kanimozhi on Thursday. The meeting comes just two days after he was expelled by his father M Karunanidhi from his party, the DMK. Karunanidhi said he had taken the action on disciplinarian grounds. On Wednesday, Alagiri had met his ailing mother Dayalu Ammal...
  • 2G scam: Court fixes April 4 to record statements of accused March 3, 2014

    New Delhi: A special CBI court on Monday fixed April 4 for recording the statements of accused, including former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and some top corporates executives, in the 2G spectrum case. Special CBI Judge OP Saini, who was scheduled to record the statements of the accused,...
  • A Billion Votes: GoM clears final draft on Andhra Pardesh Bifurcation February 4, 2014

    The Telangana draft Bill and the Cabinet note on Telangana are likely to be brought before Cabinet on February 6. According to sources, the Group of Ministers has finalised the Telangana Bill. It has also approved the Cabinet note. The draft Bill and the note will be produced before the...
  • 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...
  • DMK Rajya Sabha MP Kanimozhi hospitalised February 2, 2014

    Chennai: DMK Rajya Sabha MP and daughter of party chief M Karunanidhi, Kanimozhi was on Sunday admitted to a private hospital in Chennai, sources close to her said. "She has giddiness and uneasiness since she did not sleep well last night," they said. A medical...
  • Enforcement Directorate likely to file chargesheet against Kanimozhi, A Raja January 13, 2014

    The Enforcement Directorate is expected to soon file a charge sheet against DMK leader Kanimozhi and former Telecom Minister A Raja for alleged money laundering in the 2G spectrum case. The Attorney General's office has vetted and sent back the agency's charge sheet in this regard to the Law Ministry recently...
  • 2G scam: Magistrate records Dayalu Ammal statement October 28, 2013

    Chennai: The Chief Metropolitan Magistrate (CMM) on Monday recorded the statement of Dayalu Ammal, wife of DMK chief M Karunanidhi and a 60 per cent stake holder in Kalaignar TV, in the 2G scam. Dayalu Ammal is a prosecution witness in the case. Officials from the CBI, lawyers of other 2G...
  • 2G case: Dayalu Ammal deposes before chief metropolitan magistrate October 28, 2013

    Chennai: DMK president M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal, a prosecution witness in the 2G allocation scam case, deposed before the chief metropolitan magistrate (CMM) on Monday at her residence in Chennai. CMM Gopalan arrived at Karunanidhi's residence around 9.30 am. Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi charged by CBI as co-conspirator in the 2G spectrum allocation...
  • 2G case: 12 accused seeks exemption from appeareance before Chennai CMM October 23, 2013

    A Delhi court on Wednesday allowed the plea of 12 out of 17 accused in the 2G spectrum scam case seeking extemption from personal appearenace before a Chennai judge who will record the statement of DMK supremo M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal as a witness in the case. Those accused, who...
  • Lalu's conviction shocks other scam-accused politicians September 30, 2013

    New Delhi: The message is loud and clear. The conviction of India's most colourful politician and RJD chief Lalu Prasad has once again proved that the long arm of the law will finally catch up with the high and mighty. The special CBI court verdict against Lalu has sent shock waves...
  • 2G scam: Court allows Raja's plea, asks for CVC's report September 5, 2013

    Former Telecom Minister A Raja's plea was allowed by a Delhi court on Thursday, the plea which directed the CBI to produce before it the inquiry report of the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) in connection with the 2G spectrum allocation scam. The order came on an application filed by Raja in...