DMK slams Centre on rejecting SunTV applications in FM auction

DMK President M Karunanidhi Friday said Centre's rejection of applications for Sun TV Group, owned by his grand nephew Kalanithi Maran, to participate in Phase III of FM auctions amounted to "strangulating democracy" and asked the government to reconsider its decision.

Sun TV row: 45 FM radio stations, 33 TV channels may face ban

Notwithstanding objections from Information and Broadcasting Ministry, Union Home Ministry last week made it clear that it will not give security clearance to Kalanithi Maran-owned Sun television network, alleging that many rules had been violated by the owners.

DNA: Over 100 dead bodies found afloat in Ganga in Unnao, UP

More than 100 decaying dead bodies surfaced in the river Ganga near Pariyar between Kanpur and Unnao on Tuesday.

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Aircel-Maxis deal: ED questions Kalanithi Maran again

 The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Wednesday questioned Sun TV network Chairman Kalanithi Maran in connection with its money laundering probe in the Aircel-Maxis deal.

Aircel-Maxis case: Special 2G court summons Maran brothers, others

Former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran, his brother Kalanithi and six others, including Malaysian business tycoon T Ananda Krishnan were Wednesday summoned as accused by a special 2G court in connection with Aircel-Maxis deal case.

HC quashes intimidation cases against Kalanithi Maran

The Madras High Court Monday quashed two criminal intimidation cases against media baron and SUN TV Chairman Kalanithi Maran and three others.

Kalanithi Maran: From student leader to tycoon

Kalanithi Maran, owner of Sun Group which on Thursday won the Hyderabad franchise of the Indian Premier League.