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  • Mahendra Singh Dhoni sues Zee network for defamation March 18, 2014

    Indian cricket team's skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni has sued the Zee media corp, IPS Sampath Kumar and News Nation for defamation and has approached the Madras High Court demanding a compensation of Rs. 100 crore. Dhoni alleges the media house spread defamatory news about him related to the IPL betting scandal....
  • Once a media favourite, Kejriwal mocks journalists, earns their ire March 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal whose fame is often credited to media is under severe criticism for his volley of attacks on journalists. Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju lashed out at Kejriwal saying that his remarks about media were irresponsible. While admitting that paid news was...
  • 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...
  • SC notices to Naveen Jindal, Centre on Zee Group's plea February 12, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notices to Congress MP Naveen Jindal and the Centre on Zee Group's plea for transfer of alleged extortion case investigation against it from Delhi Police to another agency. The apex court also sought the response from the Jindal Group and Delhi Police on...
  • Zee wants CBI to file FIR against Jindal January 14, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday reserved for January 16 its order on a plea by Zee News Ltd for direction to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to lodge an FIR against Congress MP Naveen Jindal for allegedly trying to "influence" the hearing before News Broadcasting Standards Authority...
  • Court accepts defamation complaint against Jindal January 9, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday took cognisance of Zee Business Editor Samir Ahluwalia's criminal defamation complaint against Naveen Jindal, his firm Jindal Steel and Power Ltd (JSPL) and its 14 officials. Metropolitan Magistrate Navita Kumari took cognisance of the complaint and listed the matter for recording of presummoning...
  • 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...
  • Delhi gangrape: Zee News editor moves court January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary, facing notice from police to join probe after the channel aired the interview of December 16 gangrape victim's male friend, on January 5 moved a Delhi court pleading that his statement to the police be video recorded. Without specially mentioning in its order if...
  • Police to quiz Zee editors in Delhi gangrape case January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Police have called Zee News editors for questioning at Vasant Vihar police station after a case under Indian Penal Code Section 228 (A) was registered on Saturday night for revealing the identity of a key witness and the Delhi braveheart's friend in an interview. The male friend...
  • Gangrape shows public apathy, police callousness January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The brutal gangrape and murder of the 23yearold Delhi braveheart and the assault on her male friend by the six accused paints a picture of not only abject public apathy but also police callousness. While the braveheart and her friend lay on the road and cried for help...
  • Nothing wrong with telecasting braveheart's friend's interview: BJP January 5, 2013

    Reacting to the case registered by the police against Zee News channel for telecasting Delhi braveheart's male friend's interview, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi said, "I don't think there is anything wrong with these details being revealed. People have a right to know. The police should not have...
  • FIR against Zee News for revealing identity of braveheart's friend January 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police have registered a case against Zee News that aired the interview with the Delhi braveheart's friend, for revealing his identity. The man is a key witness in the case. The exclusive interview was aired on Friday. The FIR has been registered under Section 228A in the...
  • 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 30minute meeting, Chandra told reporters that he voluntarily came and police had...
  • Court to decide on bail for arrested Zee editors today December 17, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court is expected to pronounce its order on Monday on the bail pleas of two Zee group editors who were arrested for their alleged roles in the Rs 100 crore extortion bid from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm. "Come for order on both the bail applications on...
  • Court to decide on bail for Zee editors on Monday December 15, 2012

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday reserved its order for Monday on bail pleas of two Zee group editors, arrested for their alleged roles in the case of Rs 100 crore extortion bid from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm. "Come for order on both the bail applications on Monday," Additional...
  • 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 ZeeJindal 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 twoday police custody ended on...
  • Zee alleges 'onesided' probe in Jindal extortion case December 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Alleging "onesided" 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 twoday 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 twoday 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...
  • Extortion case: Zee editors sent to 2day police custody December 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Two Zee editors were on Saturday remanded back in twoday 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...
  • 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...