Kanimozhi

  • 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. ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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...
  • Kanimozhi's visit to Sonia was a courtesy call: Bhakta Charan Das June 29, 2013

    Playing down DMK MP Kanimozhi visit to Sonia Gandhi after she was reelected as a Rajya Sabha member from Tamil Nadu, Bhakta Charan Das said it was a courtesy call. ...
  • Kanimozhi meets Sonia in Delhi to thank her for support in RS polls June 29, 2013

    DMK MP Kanimozhi met Congress President Sonia Gandhi in New Delhi on Saturday to thank her for supporting her in the Rajya Sabha elections from Tamil Nadu. The Congress support had set off speculations that it was cosying up to former ally DMK. ...
  • 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. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 3, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • FDI in retail: DMK will protect small traders, says Kanimozhi October 5, 2012

    West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has been pushing for a no-trust motion in Parliament over FDI in retail. On Thursday, she appealed to UPA partners to quit the alliance over retail FDI. While the Samajwadi Party is buying time, the DMK has made its anti-reforms stand clear. Meanwhile, Biju Janata Dal...
  • TWTW: Parliament stalled over FDI in retail December 4, 2011

    On The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha brings you the funny side of the news which made headlines this week. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 29, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • No 2G impact on Cong-DMK ties: Salman Khurshid November 29, 2011

    Ever since DMK MP Kanimozhi's arrest, ties between the Congress and the DMK had hit a new low. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 28, 2011

    Catch the day's top stories on India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...
  • 'Kanimozhi's bail not connected to 2G case merit' November 28, 2011

    Veteran journalist Cho Ramaswamy said that Kanimozhi's bail verdict has nothing to do with the merit of the case. ...
  • Should other 2G accused Kanimozhi and Raja also get bail? November 23, 2011

    The Supreme Court on Wednesday granted bail to 5 top corporate executives in the 2G spectrum allocation scam. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 3, 2011

    Three Pakistani cricketers jailed for spot fixing. Kanimozhi and other accused in 2G case denied bail. ...
  • Should the 2G accused stay in jail even now? November 3, 2011

    Kanimozhi has failed to get bail even after five months and 13 days, and will have to stay in jail along with seven other 2G accused. ...
  • This is not the end of the road in 2G: Cong November 3, 2011

    Congress spokesperson Manish Tewari on Thursday said that this not the end of the road in 2G scam case and invariable it has been seen that while one court may take a view another court may take another view. ...
  • 2G decision a slap on CBI's face: BJP November 3, 2011

    BJP spokesperson Balbir Punj on Thursday backed the Patiala House Court decision to reject all the bail applications of the accused in the 2G scam case, saying it is a slap in the face of CBI. ...
  • 2G accused can influnce witness if they get bail: Swamy November 3, 2011

    Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy on Thursday welcomed court's decision to reject all the bail applications in 2G scam case. ...
  • Is getting bail becoming difficult in high-profile cases? October 24, 2011

    While Amar Singh got bail, the courts reserved their orders for Kanimozhi and Yeddyurappa in corruption cases. ...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 24, 2011

    Take a look at all the major stories, news and views - national and international - on this show. ...
  • Will challenge court order in 2G case: Balwa's lawyer October 22, 2011

    Vijay Aggarwal, counsel for Shahid Balwa, Vinod Goenka and others said the next step is to challenge the trial courts order. ...
  • Satisfied with charges: Swamy on 2G order October 22, 2011

    The key petitioner in the 2G scam Subramanian Swamy said he hoped the trial will conclude in six months. ...
  • 2G accused booked under IPC Section 409, 120: Lawyer October 22, 2011

    RK Chandolia's lawyer Vijay Agarwal said all the accused have been booked under IPC section 120 and 409. ...
  • 2G order is a milestone: Shahid Balwa's lawyer October 22, 2011

    Lawyer Majid Menon said in a matter of such an importance its important to read the order carefully. ...
  • 2G spectrum scam case: What the charges are October 22, 2011

    All 17 accused in the 2G scam case were charged under IPC Section 409. Here are the details of all of the charges. ...
  • TWTW: UPA II's second anniversary May 28, 2011

    On 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus brings you the funnier side to UPA II's completion of two years. ...
  • Kani arrested: Has the DMK let her down in the 2G scam? May 20, 2011

    On Talking Point, CNN_IBN asks,'Kani arrested: Has the DMK let her down in the 2G scam?' ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai April 26, 2011

    Watch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai. ...