CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Thursday suffered a major blow when the Supreme Court removed him from the 2G scam case, saying the allegations against him of protecting some accused appears to be "prima facie credible".
Tamil actor Vijay, director A.R. Murugadoss and producers Lyca Production have been slapped with a defamation suit for making a reference to the 2G spectrum case in their recently released Tamil actioner "Kaththi".
In a scathing attack on her arch rival DMK chief M Karunanidhi for his recent offer of support to Congress if it "regretted its mistakes," Chief Minister and AIADMK supremo Jayalalithaa on Tuesday alleged it was made to wriggle out of the 2G spectrum case, in which his daugther Kanimozhi and party leader A Raja are accused.
Unitech Wireless (Tamil Nadu) Pvt
Ltd was ineligible for 2G licences and by offloading shares
immediately after getting licences it bagged huge wrongful
profits, a Delhi court said while putting on trial the company.
A Delhi court said their
was no need for sanction from the Speaker of the Lok Sabha and
Rajya Sabha`s Chairman for prosecution of former Telecom
Minister and sitting Lok Sabha member A Raja and Rajya Sabha
A lawyer representing a number of high-profile accused in the 2G spectrum case has come under the scanner of the advocates` regulatory body for alleged "professional misconduct" and has been slapped with a show-cause notice.