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Maran’s resignation ‘long overdue’, say Opposition

Maran’s resignation ‘long overdue’, say Opposition

7 July, 2011 (The Hindu ) NEW DELHI/CHENNAI : Opposition parties, including the BJP and AIADMK, on Thursday termed Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran’s resignation from the Union Cabinet as “long overdue” and asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to explain as to why action against “corrupt” ministers was delayed. They also said the resignation was “too little” and […]

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2G scam: Dayanidhi Maran quits, finally!

2G scam: Dayanidhi Maran quits, finally!

7 July, 2011 (PTI) New Delhi : Pushed to the wall after CBI named him in the 2G spectrum allocation case, high-profile textiles minister Dayanidhi Maran today resigned from the Union cabinet, becoming the second DMK casualty in the scam. Forty-four-year-old Maran met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh after a cabinet meeting and tendered his resignation […]

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2G scam: Union textile minister Dayanidhi Maran resigns from cabinet

2G scam: Dayanidhi Maran quits, finally!

7 July, 2011 (TOI) NEW DELHI : A day after he was nailed by the CBI in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, Union textile minister Dayanidhi Maran resigned. His resignation came minutes after the cabinet meeting ended According to Times Now, Maran left the Prime Minister’s residence 7 Race Course Road, where the meeting was being held, soon […]

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Jayalalithaa: Will examine unauthorised laying of fibre cable network

Jayalalithaa: Will examine unauthorised laying of fibre cable network

July 6 (The Hindu) Even as the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister said the unauthorised cables would be investigated, the CBI told the Supreme Court that the former Telecom Minister was now under the scanner in the 2G spectrum scam. In the wake of reports that a fibre cable network has been laid from the residence […]

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2G scam: Court to resume hearing tomorrow

2G scam: Court to resume hearing tomorrow

3 July, 2011 (PTI) New Delhi : The hearing in the 2G spectrum scam, which was held up due to the summer break in the district courts here, is all set to resume tomorrow.The high-profile accused in the case, including former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi, Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa and 11 […]

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Stalin to meet Kanimozhi in jail this evening

Stalin to meet Kanimozhi in jail this evening

27 June, 2011 (NDTV) Chennai : MK Stalin has arrived in Delhi. The DMK leader is expected to meet his stepsister, Kanimozhi, at 4 pm in Tihar Jail, where she is imprisoned on charges of accepting a bribe in the 2G telecom scam, Kanimozhi’s father, M Karunanidhi, met her last week in jail. The president […]

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Karunanidhi in Delhi, to meet Kanimozhi in jail

Karunanidhi in Delhi, to meet Kanimozhi in jail

21 June, (NDTV) New Delhi : DMK President M Karunanidhi has reached Delhi to meet his daughter, Kanimozhi, who was refused bail by the Supreme Court on Monday. Karunanidhi arrived this morning and drove straight to a five-star hotel where he will take some rest before meeting Kanimozhi at Tihar in the evening. The DMK leader is […]

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Supreme Court dismisses Kanimozhi’s bail plea

Supreme Court dismisses Kanimozhi’s bail plea

June 20 (IANS) DMK MP New Delhi: Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV managing director Sharad Kumar will continue to remain behind bars as the Supreme Court Monday rejected their bail pleas in the 2G spectrum scam. However, Kanimozhi can move for bail after the trial court hearing the case frames the charges. An apex court bench […]

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2 SC judges recuse from hearing Kanimozhi’s bail plea

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June 17 (TOI) NEW DELHI: Two judges of the Supreme Court, who were scheduled to hear on Monday the bail plea of DMK MP Kanimozhi, an accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, today recused themselves from the hearing. Instead, Justice G S Singhvi, whose bench has been monitoring the case, will hold a special […]

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No respite for Kani, SC adjourns bail plea

CBI, 2G scam, Kanimozhi, Supreme Court, Bail plea, Kalaignar TV, A Raja, CBI

June 13, (FnF) New Delhi: In the notorious 2G scam case, the Supreme Court has adjourned the bail plea of DMK MP Kanimozhi till June 20. A vacation Bench of Justices B S Chauhan and Swatanter Kumar took up the matter which is listed as Item No. 16. The Bench issued notice to CBI asking […]

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