The Times of India
Kani, 2 others likely to get bail
New Delhi: There may be good news in the offing for three high-profile 2G accused who have been in Tihar Jail for the past several months - Kanimozhi, Karim Morani and Surender Pipara. (read story)
CBI books Maran brothers, Malaysian billionaire for 2G scam
New Delhi: The CBI on Sunday registered a case against former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother and Sun TV managing director Kalanithi Maran, Malaysian billionaire and promoter of Maxis Communications T Ananda Krishnan and senior executive of Maxis Ralph Marshal, besides three companies - Sun Direct TV, Maxis Communications and Astro All Asia. (read story)
Daily News & Analysis
Bail on cards for Kanimozhi?
New Delhi: DMK MP Kanimozhi is expected to get relief from the walls of Tihar Jail as the CBI is likely to go soft on her bail plea when it comes up for hearing on October 17. (read story)
CBI won’t oppose Kanimozhi’s bail, makes Karunanidhi ‘very happy’
New Delhi: For the DMK, this is the first piece of good news in a long time.
The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has decided it will not oppose the request for bail made by Kanimozhi, a Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha, and the daughter of DMK chief M Karunanidhi. ”If that is true, I am very, very happy”, said the DMK chief, who has visited Kanimozhi in jail a few times, and broken down on those occasions. (read story)
Endgame as Marans stand isolated
New Delhi: The noose is tightening around former Union minister and DMK MP Dayanidhi Maran in the Aircel-Maxis deal. Even as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided the residence and offices of Maran and his brother Kalanidhi Maran across Chennai, Hyderabad and Delhi on Monday, the DMK is unlikely to jeopardise ties with the Congress because of action against them. (read story)