CAR IMPORT

  • Illegal car imports: DRI officer shielded Alagiri, Stalin March 25, 2013

    New Delhi/Chennai: It is not just DMK chief M Karunanidhi's younger son and his heir apparent MK Stalin and his son Udayanidhi, but even the DMK chief's elder son and former central minister MK Alagiri allegedly used illegally imported cars. Now CNNIBN exposes how a Directorate of Revenue Intelligence...
  • Chennai car imports scam perhaps the biggest: CBI sources March 22, 2013

    Chennai: The CBI has said that the imported cars scam unearthed in Chennai may perhaps be the biggest of its kind in India. The scam, in which, the CBI says that officials of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) are also involved, reportedly caused a loss of Rs 50 crore...
  • CBI raids at Stalin's house stopped after uproar March 21, 2013

    Chennai/ New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) stopped its raid at the residence of DMK leader MK Stalin in Chennai after Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Finance Minister P Chidambaram questioned the action of the agency. Sources say Stalin has not been named in the FIR and add...
  • Live: Government didn't order the CBI raid on Stalin, says PM March 21, 2013

    New Delhi/Chennai: 1:00 pm: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has called the raids on MK Stalin unfortunate claiming the government didn't order the raids. "The timing is most unfortunate and the government did not do it," the Prime Minister said in his statement. 11:20 am: DMK chief Karunanidhi, in a toned down...
  • MK Stalin says he's being targeted as CBI raids him, DMK questions timing March 21, 2013

    Chennai: DMK chief M Karunanidhi's son MK Stalin's house is being searched by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in Chennai in connection with alleged illegal import of cars worth Rs 20 crore. Calling it political vendetta, Stalin said, "I am being targeted. It is quiet clear, why I am...
  • CBI raids Stalin's residence, DMK calls it 'political vendetta' March 21, 2013

    Chennai: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is conducting raids at the residence of DMK leader MK Stalin in connection with a case involving illegal import of foreign cars worth Rs 20 crore. The raids come two days after the DMK pulled out of UPA government. One of the illegally imported...