MAXIS

  • CBI to probe Chidambaram over FIPB approval in AircelMaxis deal September 19, 2014

    New Delhi: In a blow to former finance minister P Chidambaram, the Central Bureau of Investigation CBI will investigate the circumstances of the Foreign investment Promotion Board approval given by him in the AircelMaxis deal in 2006. Clearing his stand, Chidambaram on Friday said that there was no violation of...
  • CBI files perjury application in AircelMaxis case September 5, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday filed a perjury application in the AircelMaxis deal case after allegations were leveled against the investigating agency of interfering with the probe. Senior lawyer and AAP leader Prashant Bhushan had accused the CBI chief Ranjit Sinha of trying to give a clean...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories August 29, 2014

    Bullet News is CNNIBN's nonstop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • News 360: Pak made spectacle of talks, says PM Modi August 29, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi had some tough words for Pakistan on Friday. In an interaction with the Japanese media ahead of his Saturday visit to the country, Modi said that he was "disappointed that Pakistan had sought to make a spectacle of talks" and went ahead and held meetings with...
  • CBI charges Dayanidhi Maran, eight others in AircelMaxis case August 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Friday filed chargesheet in the AircleMaxis deal case in a special 2G court. Nine people have been named in the chargesheet including former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanidhi Maran. Court has fixed September 11 for consideration of the...
  • CBI can file a chargesheet against Dayanidhi Maran in AircelMaxis deal: SC August 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation can file a chargesheet against former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran in the AircelMaxis deal case after the Supreme Court turned down his plea seeking to restrain the CBI to do the same. The apex court said that Maran's plea is premature and insisted that...
  • AircelMaxis case: CBI planning to question Finance Ministry officials August 17, 2014

    New Delhi: CBI is mulling questioning some officials of the Finance Ministry who were part of Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB) clearance process given to AircelMaxis deal even as it plans to file the first charge sheet in the matter this week. Making it clear that no suspects have been identified...
  • AircelMaxis case: AG recommends chargesheet against Dayanidhi, Kalanithi Maran July 23, 2014

    New Delhi: There is more trouble brewing for the DMK in the AircelMaxis deal. Sources have told CNNIBN that Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi has recommended filing a chargesheet against DMK leaders Dayanidhi Maran and Kalanithi Maran in the AircelMaxis case. The AG has given his legal opinion to the Central Bureau...
  • World Cup 2014 Final: Will Germany succumb to Messi magic? July 13, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: The most entertaining World Cup in a generation comes down to a final match that pits the planet's best player against the tournament's best team. Lionel Messi will lead Argentina out against Germany at Maracana Stadium on Sunday for a game that will define careers, cement legacies and...
  • Inter Milan beat 10-man Sampdoria 4-0 in Serie A April 13, 2014

    Milan: Mauro Icardi scored twice to help Inter Milan beat 10-man Sampdoria 4-0 in Serie A on Sunday and boost their hopes of qualifying for the Europa League. Icardi is living with the ex-wife of former team-mate Maxi Lopez, and the Sampdoria forward refused to shake Icardi's hand before kickoff. Walter Samuel...
  • Cab operators end strike after govt assures not to apply ABS to registered vehicles January 6, 2014

    Cab operators across Uttarakhand ended their strike this evening following an assurance from the state government that the Anti Lock Breaking System will not apply to vehicles already registered. "We withdrew our strike this evening after a delegation headed by our president Sanjay Shastri was assured by the chief minister that...
  • SC dismisses Swamy's plea against Chidambram's son in Aircel Maxis case September 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed BJP leader Subramanian Swamy's petition seeking contempt proceedings against Singapore-based Advantage Strategic Consulting Pvt Ltd which had slapped a defamation suit against him there in wake of his allegations in the Aircel Maxis case. Swamy had contended that Finance Minister P. Chidambram's son Karti...
  • SC fiat to CBI on AircelMaxis deal involving Dayanidhi Maran August 2, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the CBI to go ahead with its probe in the AircelMaxis deal without waiting for necessary sanction against an official "holding high position" in connection with irregularities in the case arising out of 2G scam. A bench of justices GS Singhvi and KS Radhakrishnan...
  • Prima facie nexus in AircelMaxis deal involving Maran: SC November 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation submitted its status report in the AircelMaxis deal in the Supreme Court on Wednesday. The deal involves former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and a Malaysian business tycoon. The CBI also told the court that its domestic investigation into the deal is complete but...
  • Yashwant Sinha alleges his phone is being tapped August 31, 2012

    Ranchi: Senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Friday alleged that his telephones and those of his family were tapped after he raised the AircelMaxis issue against Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram. "When I raised the AircelMaxis issue against P Chidambaram, orders were given to tap my telephones and those of...
  • AircelMaxis deal: CBI questions Dayanidhi Maran July 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran has been questioned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with the allegations that he had received Rs 547 crore as kickbacks from a Malaysian company in the controversial AircelMaxis deal. CBI sources said Maran was questioned last week, the first time...
  • A Raja constantly misled PM on 2G issue: CBI July 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday told a Parliamentary panel that A Raja constantly misled Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the 2G license case while it has so far found no criminality on part of Home Minister P Chidambaram on the issue. Appearing before the Joint Parliamentary Committee examining the 2G...
  • Liverpool sign Italy's Borini, Maxi departs July 14, 2012

    London: Liverpool signed AS Roma's Italy forward Fabio Borini while Argentina midfielder Maxi Rodriguez left Anfield for Newell's Old Boys as new manager Brendan Rodgers began reshaping his squad on Friday. Borini, who worked with Rodgers on loan at Swansea City last year, has joined on a longterm deal after passing...
  • Budget Session to end on Tuesday May 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The Budget Session of Parliament will come to an end on Tuesday. Several issues including the BR Ambedkar cartoon row and the 'KaliMa' beer rocked the session, that on its second last day, also managed to table the Lokpal Bill in the Rajya Sabha. Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is...
  • 2G case appears getting diluted: Jayalalithaa May 15, 2012

    Chennai: As former telecom minister A Raja secured bail in the 2G spectrum case, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Tuesday said the case appeared to be getting "diluted". "I am hearing from you only now. It definitely looks as though it is getting diluted," she said in reply to a...
  • News 360: Chidambaram defends himself in the AircelMaxis deal May 14, 2012

    An emotional Home Minister clarified saying his family was not directly or indirectly related to the controversial deal. ...
  • AircelMaxis deal: PC makes emotional pitch May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: There were fresh fireworks over the AircelMaxis deal in Parliament on Monday as the government dismissed Opposition charges of delay in clearing investment by AircelMaxis in 2006 during the tenure of P Chidambaram as Finance Minister. An emotional Home Minister also clarified saying yet again that his family was...
  • Kill me, don't question my integrity: Chidambaram May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Home Minister P Chidambaram on Monday clarified yet again on the AircelMaxis deal, saying his family was not directly or indirectly related to the controversial issue. Chidambaram mounted a defence against allegations that his son Karthi benefited from the AircelMaxis deal. He said that the firm his son...
  • AircelMaxis deal: 'Chidambaram violated House rules' May 11, 2012

    P Chidambaram read a statement by his son on the AircelMaxis deal in Parliament on Thursday, which the Opposition said was a violation of House rules. ...
  • Ambedkar cartoon, AircelMaxis issues disrupt LS May 11, 2012

    New Delhi: A cartoon depicting BR Ambedkar purportedly published in a NCERT textbook and row over Home Minister P Chidambaram's statement in the AircelMaxis deal on Friday led to disruption of the Lok Sabha. As soon as the House met, Thirumaa Valavan Thol (VCK) trooped into the Well waving placards claiming...
  • AircelMaxis deal: BJP guns for Chidambaram May 11, 2012

    New Delhi: The BJP on Friday gunned for the head of Home Minister P Chidambaram over the alleged AircelMaxis deal in which, Chidambaram's son, Karthi is said to have benefited. The BJP on Friday gave notice for the suspension of the question hour in the Rajya Sabha over the issue. The Opposition...
  • 2G scam: Agencies submit status reports before SC May 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Investigation agencies CBI, Enforcement Directorate and Income Tax Department on Thursday submitted to the Supreme Court their status reports on probe into the 2G spectrum allocation scam. The status reports, filed by the three agencies in a sealed cover to the bench of justices GS Singhvi and KS Radhakrishnan,...
  • Chidambaram invokes Jesus to deny allegations May 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Home Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday invoked an oftquoted line of Jesus Christ to dismiss the Bharatiya Janata Party's allegation that he or his son had financially benefited from a telecom deal in 2006 when he was finance minister. "'Father forgive them for they know not what they do'...
  • AircelMaxis deal rocks Lok Sabha, PC's son clarifies May 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Home Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday clarified in Parliament that his son had no role to play in the AircelMaxis deal. Chidambaram read his son's statement in Lok Sabha amidst slogan shouting by the Opposition MPs. In an attempt to distance himself and his son from the AircelMaxis deal...
  • No role in AircelMaxis deal: Chidambaram's son May 10, 2012

    Chennai: Karti Chidambaram, son of Home Minister P Chidambaram, on Thursday dismissed allegations by BJP MP Yashwant Sinha that he owns five per cent stake in a telecom company which was benefited from the 2G spectrum allocation. In a statement, Karti said it was "deeply regretted" that the privileged forum of...