Zee Group

  • Court rejects Chandra's plea for modification of order May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has dismissed a plea of Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra for modifying a court's order directing him to take its prior permission before going abroad in a case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from MP Naveen Jindal's firm by the two editors of...
  • 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...
  • 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: 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...
  • 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...
  • 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: Zee chief, MD get interim bail December 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra and Managing Director Puneet Goenka have been given interim bail till December 13 by a Delhi court in the case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid by two editors of Zee News. While grating the bail to the duo on Thursday, the...
  • Zee chief Subash Chandra seeks anticipatory bail December 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra on Wednesday moved an anticipatory bail plea before a local court, a day after Delhi Police asked him to join investigations in connection with the alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid by two editors of his channel. Zee Group had sought anticipatory bail for...
  • Is it time to re-write social media laws? November 29, 2012

    In a major development, the Supreme Court has asked the Attorney General to respond to a petition challenging the controversial Section 66A in the Information Technology Act. ...
  • Subhash Chandra may not join Jindal vs Zee probe now: Sources November 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra is understood to have informed police that he could not join investigations into the case of alleged extortion bid by two senior journalists of his channel till December five. In response to a notice send by investigators asking him to join investigations, police sources...
  • Zee journalists' arrest: Editors call for media regulation November 29, 2012

    New Delhi: The arrest of two editors of Zee News Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia has ignited the debate over whether there is a need for regulation of the media. Talking to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, editors called for regulation of the media. Press Council Chairman Justice Markandey Katju says...
  • Is the media facing a serious credibility crisis? November 28, 2012

    A Delhi court on Wednesday sent the two arrested Zee News editors, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, to two-day police custody in the alleged Jindal extortion case. ...
  • Jindals tried to bribe us first, says Zee CEO Alok Agarwal November 28, 2012

    A Delhi court on Wednesday sent the two arrested Zee News editors, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, to two-day police custody in the alleged Jindal extortion case. ...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee editors denied bail, sent to 2-day police custody November 29, 2012

    A Delhi court on Wednesday dismissed the bail plea of 2 senior journalists of Zee News channel and remanded them to a two-day police custody. ...
  • Police acted under political pressure: Zee News lawyer November 28, 2012

    The arrests on charges of extortion came following the registration of a case about 45 days ago on a complaint filed by Jindal's company with the Crime Branch of Delhi Police. ...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee News editors sent to 2-day police custody November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday sent the two arrested Zee News editors, Sudhir Chaudhary and Samir Ahluwalia, to two-day police custody in the alleged Jindal extortion case. The police had sought the custody of Sudhir Chaudhary, the head of Zee News, and Samir Ahluwalia, head of Zee...
  • Jindal case: Zee promoter asked to join probe November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police Crime Branch on Wednesday asked Zee Network promoter Subhash Chandra to join the investigation into the extortion claims made by the Jindal Group. Meanwhile, Zee News has demanded the immediate release of its two senior journalists arrested in an extortion case filed by Congress MP...
  • Zee News calls the arrest of its editors 'illegal' November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Media group Zee News Ltd came out strongly in defence of its arrested editors Sudhir Chaudhry and Sameer Ahluwalia, calling the arrest 'illegal'. Zee News CEO Alok Agarwal alleged that Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal tried to bribe the channel's executives. "The fact is that Naveen Jindal...
  • Arrest of editors a cover up for coal scam: Zee Group November 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Media group Zee TV has condemned the arrest of its editors Sudhir Chaudhry and Sameer Ahluwalia saying the arrests have been made to sensationalise the issue and are a cover up for the coal scam. In a statement, the Zee Group said, "The channel strongly condemns the arbitrary...