Extortion Case

  • Bombay HC rejects PIL alleging role of CBI sleuths in extortion cases November 13, 2013

    The Bombay High Court on Wednesday dismissed a PIL alleging connivance of CBI officials with con men posing as CBI sleuths to extort money from various persons including Bollywood filmmaker Rakesh Roshan. The petition was dismissed by a bench headed by Justice P V Hardas after CBI informed that its officers...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee News editor's bail plea rejected May 6, 2013

    New Delhi: A court here has rejected the anticipatory bail plea of Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary in a fresh case registered against him by the Delhi Police for telecasting a show allegedly on the basis of forged documents against Jindal Group in connection with Coalgate. Additional Sessions Judge Daya Prakash...
  • Court to hear Zee editor's defamation case today January 7, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday will hear Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary's criminal defamation complaint against Congress MP Naveen Jindal and 16 officials of Jindal Steel and Power Ltd. Chaudhury and Zee Business Editor Samir Ahluwalia were arrested on November 27 on a complaint by Jindal's firm that...
  • Court to pronounce order on Zee editors' plea tomorrow January 4, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday will give its order on two Zee editors' plea to stop police from taking their voice samples with two of them being made to read from the transcripts of an audio clip recorded in a sting done by the officials of Congress MP...
  • Order on defamation complaint against Naveen Jindal today January 3, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is likely to pronounce on Thursday its order on issue of taking cognisance of Zee News Editor Sudhir Chaudhary's criminal defamation complaint against Congress MP Naveen Jindal and 16 officials of his firm Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL). On December 21, 2012, Metropolitan Magistrate...
  • Zee editor files defamation complaint against Jindal December 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group editor Sudhir Chaudhary has filed a criminal defamation case against Congress MP Naveenn Jindal and 16 other employees of his company. The court has fixed January 3, 2013 as the date for the consideration of the complaint. Chaudhury and Zee Business Editor Samir Ahluwalia were arrested on...
  • Court gives 10 days to Zee chief before arrest December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: A court here on Thursday told the Delhi Police to give ten working days time to Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra and his son if it wants to arrest them in the case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm by two...
  • Jindal extortion case: Court to hear Zee editor's plea December 20, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will hear on Thursday Zee news Editor Sudhir Chaudhary's plea for monitoring the investigation into the case of alleged extortion bid lodged against the news channel by Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Mukesh Kumar said he will hear the matter on Thursday...
  • Jindal extortion: Court to hear Zee editor's plea on Thursday December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will hear on Thursday Zee news Editor Sudhir Chaudhary's plea for monitoring the investigation into the case of alleged extortion bid lodged against the news channel by Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Mukesh Kumar said he will hear the matter on...
  • Zee chief 'voluntarily' appears before police December 19, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee News chief Subhash Chandra on Wednesday appeared before Delhi Police in connection with the case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid by his two editors, to "clarify" certain issues raised by investigators. After the 30-minute meeting, Chandra told reporters that he voluntarily came and police had...
  • Jindal extortion case: Arrested Zee editors get bail December 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Arrested Zee editors Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia were on Monday granted bail by a Delhi court in the Jindal Group extortion case. Chaudhary and Ahluwalia were granted the bail in the alleged Rs 100 crore extortion case on a bond of Rs 50,000. Confirming the bail to the...
  • Jindal extortion case: Interim relief for Zee head, MD December 14, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday granted interim protection from arrest to Zee Group chairman Subhash Chandra and his son and MD Puneet Goenka in the Naveen Jindal extortion case. The duo cannot be arrested until December 20, which is the next date for hearing of their anticipatory bail...
  • Jindal extortion: Court to hear bail plea of Zee chief December 14, 2012

    New Delhi: The anticipatory bail plea of Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra comes up in a Delhi court on Friday in the Rs 100 crore Zee-Jindal extortion case. The court will also hear the bail plea of the channel editors Sameer Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary. Their two bail applications were...
  • Court to decide on lie detector test on Zee chief, 2 editors December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court will on Wednesday decide on an application seeking lie detection and voice samples tests on Zee editors Samir Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary and its head Subhash chandra. The two Zee editors were sent to judicial custody till December 22 after their two-day police custody ended on...
  • Bangalore: Airtel CEO booked for alleged extortion bid December 11, 2012

    Bangalore: Police have filed an FIR against Managing Director & Chairman, CEO and other officials of Bharti Airtel Limited on a complaint alleging "extortion" and "life threat" to an advocate here, a customer of the firm. The complaint was filed on Monday by retired High Court Judge Jayarama Chouta, the...
  • Zee alleges 'one-sided' probe in Jindal extortion case December 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Alleging "one-sided" probe into the case relating to Rs 100 crore extortion bid by its Editors, Zee News on Monday demanded that Naveen Jindal and his close relatives be questioned in connection with the case. Zee News Editors Sudhir Chaudhury and Samir Alhuwalia were arrested last month following...
  • Police seek lie detector test on Zee chief, 2 editors December 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The two Zee editors facing charges of extortion from Jindal Steel and Power Limited (JSPL) were on Monday sent to judicial custody till December 22 after their two-day police custody ended on Monday. The Delhi Police also moved an application seeking permission for a lie detector test on...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee editors' police custody ends today December 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The two-day police custody of Zee editors Sudhir Chaudhry and Samir Ahluwalia will end on Monday. The crime branch will continue to interrogate Zee owner Subhash Chandra. He was questioned for about seven hours on Sunday. Speaking to the media he said he had no knowledge of the...
  • Will file defamation case against Jindal: Zee Group head December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra was questioned by the Delhi Police for the second day on Sunday in connection with the alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's company and denied any knowledge about the deal being worked out by his men. After the...
  • Questioning of Zee chairman continues for day 2 December 9, 2012

    Mumbai: The questioning of Zee Group chairman Subhash Chandra in connection with the Naveen Jindal extortion case resumed on Sunday. Chandra and his son - Zee Group MD Puneet Goenka - were questioned for over nine hours by Delhi Police on Saturday. They were also confronted with two arrested editors...
  • Jindal extortion: Zee owners questioned by police for over 10 hours December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman the owners Subhash Chandra and MD Puneet Goenka were questioned for around 10 hours by the crime branch police on Saturday night in the Jindal-Zee alleged extortion case. During the interrogation, they were apparently confronted with arrested editors of the channel Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir...
  • Extortion case: Zee editors sent to 2-day police custody December 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Two Zee editors were on Saturday remanded back in two-day police custody by a Delhi court to enable the investigators to confront them with Zee group head Subhash Chandra and his son in a case of alleged extortion bid of Rs 100 crore from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's...
  • Zee chairman Chandra appears before police for questioning December 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra on Saturday appeared before police for questioning in connection with the alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid by two Zee Editors from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's company for not airing news damaging to it. Chandra, who had secured a interim protection from arrest...
  • Jindal extortion case: Delhi Police to question Zee chief, MD December 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra and managing director Puneet Goenka will be questioned by the Crime Branch of Delhi Police on Saturday in connection to the alleged 100 crore rupee extortion case filed by the Jindals. Delhi Police also plans to confront them with the have also asked...
  • Jindal extortion case: Police seek custody of Zee editors December 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Police on Tuesday told a court here that it would need the custody of two Zee News channel editors to confront them with group Chairman Subhash Chandra and his son in the case of their alleged bid to extort Rs 100 crore from a Congress MP Naveen...
  • Jindal extortion case: Court denies bail to Zee editors December 3, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday dismissed the bail plea of two Zee News editors facing charges of extortion bid against Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal's Jindal Steel Power Limited (JSPL). The duo, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, was accused by Jindal of trying to extort Rs 100...
  • Jindal extortion: Court to hear bail plea of Zee editors December 3, 2012

    New Delhi: The bail plea hearing of two senior Zee News editors - Samir Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary - in the Rs 100 crore extortion case filed by the Jindal Group will come up for hearing in a Delhi court on Monday. The duo were sent to a 14-day judicial...
  • Jindal extortion: Bail plea hearing of Zee editors deferred December 1, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday deferred the bail plea hearing of two senior editors of Zee News - Samir Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary - in the Rs 100 crore extortion case filed by the Jindal Group. This means the duo will have to spend the weekend in jail....
  • Jindal extortion: Court to hear bail plea of Zee News editors December 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The bail plea of two senior editors of Zee news, Samir Ahluwalia and Sudhir Chaudhary, will come up in a Delhi court on Saturday. They were both sent to 14-day judicial custody on Friday in the Rs 100 crore extortion case filed by the Jindal Group. Chaudhary and...
  • Zee News editors sent to judicial custody till Dec 14 November 30, 2012

    New Delhi: The two senior editors of Zee News, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, were on Friday sent to judicial custody till December 14 in connection with the Jindal Group extortion case. The duo has filed a second bail plea that will come up for hearing on Saturday. Chaudhary and Ahluwalia...