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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

  • 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.”

  • Extradition case: Vijay Mallya back in UK court for hearing

    London: Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya was back in a UK court today for a hearing in his ongoing extradition trial. The 62-year-old, who is wanted in India to face charges of fraud and money laundering amounting to around Rs 9,000 crore, is currently on a 650,000 pounds bail since his arrest on an extradition warrant by Scotland Yard in April last year.

  • Assange loses appeal to overturn UK arrest warrant

    London : In a setback to Julian Assange, a British court on Tuesday ruled that an UK arrest warrant against the Wikileaks founder was still valid, signalling that he could be arrested if he tries to leave the Ecuadorian embassy here where he has been holed up since 2012.

  • 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!

  • 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.

  • London: Vijay Mallya arrested, gets bail

    London: Embattled Indian tycoon Vijay Mallya, who has been declared a proclaimed offender, was arrested on Tuesday in London by Scotland Yard on India’s request for his extradition on fraud charges.