Free Press Journal
  • PM should talk of Vyapam, Mallya when he says govt blot-free: Cong

    New Delhi : When Prime Minister Narendra Modi boasts about his government’s “blot-free” three years, he should also tell the people about scams like Vyapam in BJP-ruled states and how Lalit Modi and Vijay Mallya fled India, the Congress said on Monday

  • No delay, CBI sent Mallya evidence to MEA on June 8, says government

    New Delhi : The Home Ministry on Friday said there was no delay in providing to the British authorities the evidence against liquor baron Vijay Mallya, who is facing an extradition case in London, and the CBI had sent all documents to the External Affairs Ministry last week.

  • Arnab Goswami’s bizarre tweet on Vijay Mallya sends Twitter into overdrive

    On the day the Westminster Magistrates’ Court in UK extended bail to the Indian liquor baron Vijay Mallya, Journalist Arnab Goswami on his media venture Republic TV’s Twitter handle said, “The only way to teach Mallya a lesson is by threatening to cut off ties with the UK if they protect him.” Take a look at the tweet that caused users to kick up quite a storm!

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    Congress hauls Centre, says Mallya’s taunts indicate foul play

    New Delhi: With liquor baron Vijay Mallya openly taunting Indian authorities saying, “you can keep dreaming about a billion pounds”, the Congress Party on Thursday alleged that he was aided by Government officials in fleeing the country.

  • Enough evidence to prove my case, says Vijay Mallya outside UK’s court

    London: Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, who is wanted in India on loan defaults to several banks, today claimed that he has “enough evidence” to plead his case as he appeared before Westminster Magistrates’ Court here for his extradition case hearing.

  • Vijay Mallya drops in at Virat Kohli event; Indian team avoids him

    “The Indian team wasn’t comfortable and they maintained a dignified distance from Mallya. Mallya’s presence is one of the reason that team left early. The players were very uncomfortable. It was an unavoidable situation as one couldn’t have possibly asked him to leave,” the source said.

  • Kingfisher House auction fails for fifth time

    Mumbai  : Lenders’ attempt on Wednesday to auction Kingfisher House, the erstwhile headquarters of Vijay Mallya- owned, now defunct Kingfisher Airlines, proved to be a damp- squib for the fifth time, despite cut in the reserve price.

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    ED seizes Mallya’s farm house worth Rs 100 crore in Maharashtra

    Mumbai: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday has taken possession of a farm house of beleaguered liquor baron Vijay Mallya in connection with its money laundering probe against him. The property, spread over 17 acres, is located in Mandwa of Maharashtra’s Raigad district.

  • India asks UK to ensure early extradition of fugitive biz man

    New Delhi : India on Thursday asked the United Kingdom to ensure early extradition of fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya who is facing cases of bank loan default to the tune of Rs 9,000 crore by his now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines.

  • Banks looking at bilateral pact to sell Kingfisher House

    Mumbai : Lenders are considering making a fresh attempt to sell Kingfisher House here to recover their dues from Vijay Mallya, adopting a model followed in recent sale of the defaulter businessman’s posh Goa villa.

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    7 statements by Vijay Mallya that prove he is the ‘King of quotes’!

    Liquor baron Vijay Mallya who is ‘wanted’ in India for defaulting on loans worth crores was arrested in London on April 18. Within 10-minute of his arrest and hearing at the Westminster Magistrates’ Court he was granted bail. Indian media was full of reports about his arrest and possibilities of Mallya to be brought in India soon. But minutes after his bail he made fun at ‘Indian media hype’ over his arrest. He tweeted,“Usual