2G Scam | 11 June 2011

2G Scam | 11 June 2011

The Economic Times

Kanimozhi, Sharad kumar file bail plea in Supreme Court

New Delhi: Kanimozhi, Rajya Sabha MP and daughter of the DMK supremo M Karunanidhi , has moved the Supreme Court seeking her release from the Capital’s Tihar jail on bail in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case. Kanimozhi’s bail petition is likely to come up for hearing on Monday. (read story)

The Times of India

DMK quiet on Congress, blasts CBI for Kanimozhi’s woes

Chennai: The much-awaited emergency meeting of the DMK’s high-level committee on Friday evening that was expected to take a tough anti-Congress line turned out to be a tame affair with the party sparing its national ally and totally refraining from any harsh observation. Instead, the DMK vented its ire on the CBI for its actions against Rajya Sabha MP Kanimozhi, including her arrest. (read story)

The Hindu

Kanimozhi moves Supreme Court for bail

New Delhi: Denied bail by the Delhi High Court, Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam MP Kanimozhi and promoter and director of Kalaignar TV Sharad Kumar, both accused in the 2G spectrum case, on Friday moved the Supreme Court, seeking bail. (read story)


Tamil Nadu poll debacle: Congress mouthpiece blames DMK

New Delhi: A split has been averted with the DMK deciding to stay with the Congress at the Centre despite an obvious strain in ties after the arrest of top DMK leaders Kanimozhi and A Raja in the 2G scam. But an article in the Congress mouthpiece Sandesh has now blamed its southern alliance partner indirectly for the poll drubbing in the recent-held Tamil Nadu Assembly elections. (read story)