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    Vijay Mallya Extradition: SBI denies any laxity on its part in dealing with fugitive

    New Delhi: India’s biggest lender SBI said Friday there was no laxity on its part in dealing with loan default by now defunct Kingfisher Airlines of fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya. The comments by State Bank of India (SBI) came after reports suggested that the bank, which was the lead lender to Kingfisher Airlines, was in February 2016 advised to move the Supreme Court to stop Mallya from fleeing the nation but the lenders


    Vijay Mallya makes ‘comprehensive settlement’ offer before Karnataka HC in money laundering case

    London: A defiant Vijay Mallya, who is facing money laundering charges in multi-crore fraud case in India, said on Wednesday that he had made a “comprehensive settlement” offer before the Karnataka High Court that will help in paying off all his dues. The remarks by Mallya came as he arrived at the Westminster Magistrates’ Court for a hearing in his extradition case, during which the judge is expected

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    Mallya has three more weeks to explain why he is not a ‘fugitive’

    Mumbai: A special court on Monday granted three weeks’ time to former liquor baron Vijay Mallya to file his reply against the application seeking to declare him “fugitive”. This comes after Mallya sought time to file a “descriptive” reply in response to the application moved by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) seeking to declare him fugitive under the newly introduced Fugitive Economic Offenders Act, 2018.

  • Vijay Mallya loses legal battle, Kingfisher to pay USD 90 million in claims

    London/Singapore: Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya has lost another legal battle linked to his now- defunct Kingfisher Airlines after the UK High Court awarded Singapore-based BOC Aviation an estimated USD 90 million in claims.

  • No evidence to support case of fraud against Vijay Mallya: Defence

    London: Vijay Mallya’s defence team today argued that there was no evidence to support the case of fraud presented against him by the government of India as the liquor baron returned to court here on day two of his extradition trial.

  • Supreme Court demands Vijay Mallya’s presence to proceed in contempt case

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today considered the Centre’s submission that proceedings to extradite embattled businessman Vijay Mallya are going on in London and said the contempt case against him would move further only when he is produced before it.A bench comprising Justices A K Goel and U U Lalit took note of the fresh status report, referred by Attorney General K K Venugopal that efforts to bring Mallya back were on.

  • Vijay Mallya’s extradition: All you need to know about it

    Businessman Vijay Mallya was produced in magistrate court on Tuesday and was released within three hours of his arrest on bail, though many would believe it is a positive and successful move by the government in trying to bring Mallya back. But the story ahead could be way different.

  • Take Manmohan Singh’s words seriously: Sena chief tells Govt

    Mumbai: After taking repeated digs at the Centre over demonetisation, Shiv Sena chief Uddhav Thackeray today dubbed the move as “extortion of common man” and asked the BJP to take former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s words on the issue seriously as it came from a “renowned economist”.

  • SC asks Vijay Mallya to disclose his foreign assets in a month

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court today directed beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya to give complete details of his assets outside India in four weeks, saying it was of the “prima facie view” that he has not made proper disclosure of his assets.

  • Rahul takes a jibe at govt over Mallya issue

    Gorakhpur : Congress Vice-President Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday hit back at the rival parties that took dig at his ‘khaat chaupal’ in Deoria a day earlier and raked up the Vijay Mallya case to get even with the government.

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    CBI forms SIT team to probe VVIP chopper scam, Mallya case

    New Delhi: In a move to expedite probe of some high-profile cases, CBI today formed a Special Investigation Team (SIT) headed by an Additional Director which will exclusively investigate important cases like VVIP chopper scam and alleged loan fraud by beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallaya.