Taj Corridor Case

  • CBI decides to wind up probe in DA case against Mayawati October 8, 2013

    CBI has decided to wind up its probe in the disproportionate assets case against BSP supremo Mayawati after receiving legal opinion on the Supreme Court orders on the issue. CBI sources said the apex court had quashed the agency's FIR in connection with alleged disproportionate assets of the BSP leader last...
  • SC rejects plea to review order on Maya's DA case August 8, 2013

    New Delhi: In a huge relief for Bahujan Samaj Party and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati, the Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a review petition seeking review of its order quashing the disproportionate case against her. The apex court clarified that the earlier order pertaining to investigation was only...
  • Taj corridor: SC seeks to review former order refusing to prosecute Maya January 28, 2013

    New Delhi: The Taj corridor case is likely to be back to haunt former Uttar Pradesh chief minister Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati. The Supreme Court has said that it wants to take a second look at the order of the then UP governor TV Rajeswar's who had refused permission...
  • Allahabad High Court to hear plea in Taj corridor case January 11, 2013

    Lucknow: The Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court is set to hear a petition challenging erstwhile Uttar Pradesh Governor TV Rajeswar's refusal to grant sanction to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to prosecute former-UP chief minister Mayawati and her cabinet colleague Naseemuddin Siddiqui in the alleged Taj corridor...
  • BSP to support UPA on FDI vote in Rajya Sabha December 6, 2012

    New Delhi: BSP supremo Mayawati on Thursday declared that her party will support the UPA government on FDI vote in the Rajya Sabha (RS). "The government's proposal on FDI has some loopholes but the plus point for the current FDI policy of Central government is that states won't be forced...
  • Taj corridor case: PILs against Mayawati rejected November 5, 2012

    Lucknow: In a major relief for former Uttar Pradesh chief minister and Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati, the Allahabad High Court has dismissed all the Public Interest Litigations (PIL) against her in the Taj Corridor case. Several PILs had been filed challenging the Special CBI court order that dropped the...
  • Taj corridor case: police file FIR against 4 May 26, 2012

    Lucknow: The Lucknow police have registered FIRs against four people including former Cabinet Secretary Shahshank Shekhar Singh and Senior IAS officer Navneet Sehgal. A case of criminal intimidation has been filed in the Hazrat Ganj police station on a complaint by Taj Corridor case litigant Anupama Singh. Anupama Singh alleged...
  • PIL seeks Mayawati's prosecution in Taj case January 4, 2011

    Lucknow: The Lucknow bench of Allahabad High Court on Tuesday fixed January 11 as the next date of hearing of PILs seeking prosecution of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati and her Cabinet minister Naseemuddin Siddiqui in Taj Corridor case. The date was fixed by Justices Abdul Mateen and YK Sangal after...
  • Maya can't account for her rise to riches: CBI July 13, 2009

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is all set to file a charge-sheet against UP Chief Minister Mayawati for allegedly owning wealth disproportionate to her known sources of income. CNN-IBN learns that the CBI, in a 12-page charge-sheet, has alleged that Mayawati failed to explain how her wealth...
  • SC turns down prosecution plea against Maya in Taj case October 10, 2007

    New Delhi: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati received a big respite in the Taj Corridor case when the Supreme Court dismissed an application challenging the order of UP Governor TV Rajeshwar refusing to sanction her prosecution in the case. The order has virtually closed the case against Mayawati. The apex court...
  • 'Cong purchased Maya for Prez polls' June 9, 2007

    New Delhi: Did the UP Governor's refusal of permission to the CBI to prosecute Chief Minister Mayawati in the Taj Heritage corridor case have any links with the Presidential polls? At least two major political parties of the state expressed this suspicion on Wednesday, with the BJP stating in no unclear...
  • CBI tightens noose around Mayawati June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: As the Uttar Pradesh elections close in, trouble is brewing for all the candidates. First it was Samajwadi Party chief Mulayam Singh Yadav – who has come under CBI scrutiny for disproportionate assets – and now it’s the turn of BSP supremo Mayawati facing the heat for the...