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    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

  • It is for judge to decide on extradition: Vijay Mallya on India Arrival

    Kennington : “It is for the judge to decide”, said liquor baron Vijay Mallya to ANI on Friday after being asked about when he will be returning to India. Mallya was caught on camera while entering The Oval cricket ground on Friday in South London’s Kennington on the first day of last Test match between India and England.

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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.

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    TV, private toilet! CBI flaunts enough space, sunlight in Arthur Road Jail for Vijay Mallya in video to UK court

    To convince Westminster Court CBI has sent a video so that Vijay Mallya could be extradited, the video is of the barrack where Mallya will be lodged in Arthur Road jail in Mumbai. The video is of eight-minutes and is shot in barrack number 12 of the Arthur Road jail, which shows that Mallya has enough space to live in there and most importantly the barrack gets enough sunlight, CBI sources said.

  • ED to appeal against PMLA tribunal order in Mallya case

    New Delhi : The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Sunday said it will appeal against a recent order of a PMLA tribunal, asking the agency to release a “miniscule” amount of assets it had attached in connection with a multi-crore-rupee bank loan fraud probe related to the Kingfisher Airlines and its promoter Vijay Mallya.

  • Force India secure future with rescue deal, Mallya’s reign ends

    London : The future of the Force India Formula One team was secured after its administrator accepted a bid backed by a consortium of investors, effectively ending Vijay Mallya’s 10-year-old reign at the midfield squad.

  • Force India secure future with rescue deal, Vijay Mallya’s reign ends

    London: The future of the Force India Formula One team was secured after its administrator accepted a bid backed by a consortium of investors, effectively ending Vijay Mallya’s 10-year-old reign at the midfield squad. The team was put into administration ahead of the Hungarian Grand Prix last month following the legal action taken by its Mexican driver Sergio Perez.

  • President’s nod to law against eco offenders

    New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind has given assent to a law that will deter fugitive economic offenders to evade legal process in India and flee the country.

  • Vijay Mallya to be kept at Mumbai’s Arthur road jail, one of India’s best: Officials

    New Delhi: Mumbai’s Arthur road jail, where fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya would be kept after extradition from the UK, was one of the best in the country, Home Affairs Ministry officials said today. The prisons in India were as good as in any other country in the world and prisoners’ rights were fully protected in Indian jails. Mallya’s apprehension about threat to his life was “misleading”, a Home Affairs Ministry official

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    Vijay Mallya denies allegations of money laundering

    London: Liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Tuesday denied money laundering allegations against him on arrival at London’s Westminster court for the final hearing in his extradition case. “The allegations of stealing money or money laundering are all completely false. I am in the hands of the court and I hope it will all end,” the 62-year-old told reporters.

  • UK court grants bail to Vijay Mallya in extradition case, asks India to submit video of Mumbai jail

    London: London’s Westminster Court on Tuesday extended the bail of fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya in connection with the extradition case. The matter will be next heard on September 12. Ahead of the hearing, Mallya denied money laundering allegations against him and said, “The allegations of stealing money or money laundering are all completely false. I am in the hands of the court and I hope it will all end.”

  • Is this Vijay Mallya? Skipper Virat Kohli’s latest picture during Essex-India match creates confusion; See pic

    Virat Kohli is facing wrath of social media users who believe that the Indian skipper posed for a photo with fugitive businessman Vijay Mallya after team’s warm-up match against Essex. The Indian cricket team’s official Instagram handle posted a picture of skipper Kohli posing with a group of fans which has created a lot confusion on social media. In the picture, Kohli can be seen resting his

  • Economic Offenders Bill passed in Parliament

    New Delhi : Parliament on Wednesday passed a legislation that provides for confiscation of assets of big economic offenders who flee the country to avoid prosecution, as the government looks to deter likes of Vijay Mallya and Nirav Modi from absconding.

  • Vijay Mallya willing to come back home to face the law?

    New Delhi: Embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya, the main accused in a Rs 9,000 crore alleged bank fraud case, is understood to have sounded out Indian authorities that he is willing to come back home to face the law, official sources said on Tuesday.

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    BJP should name Vijay Mallya as its brand ambassador: Shiv Sena

    Mumbai: Taking a jibe at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Jual Oram for calling fugitive Vijay Mallya as ‘smart’, Shiv Sena on Monday said that the BJP should name the liquor baron as the brand ambassador for its ‘Make in India’ and ‘Startup India’ campaigns.

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    My assets in UK are not in my name, says Vijay Mallya

    London: Fugitive tycoon Vijay Mallya is incorrigible. First, he said that he will comply fully with the UK court directive to seize his British assets; then, he had the audacity to add that there was not much for them to take as his family’s lavish residences were “not in my name”.