Thursday, 30 June, 2022

Topic: extradition

‘Secret’ extradition proceedings going on to bring Vijay Mallya to India, Centre tells SC

Advocate Rajat Nair said the extradition request has been made as per the Supreme Court's direction, but the Centre was not aware about how it is being carried out.

Nirav Modi UK extradition judgment in PNB fraud case to be delivered after 1 December

Nirav Modi, who has been lodged at London's Wandsworth Prison since his arrest in March last year, will remain in custody until the start of the trial on 7 September.

Government cannot set timeline for Vijay Mallya’s extradition to India, says UK envoy

British High Commissioner Sir Philip Barton Thursday assured that the UK is determined to ensure that criminals can't escape justice by crossing national borders.

UK-China fight to get ugly as London is set to suspend extradition pact with Hong Kong

Halting UK-Hong Kong extradition pact would mark further diplomatic escalation to a conflict that also involves Huawei & human rights abuses in China.

Vijay Mallya loses appeal against extradition, faces fraud charges worth Rs 9,000 crore

The 64-year-old former Kingfisher Airlines boss had appealed to the UK High Court against his extradition to India at a hearing in February.

Business tycoon Vijay Mallya appeals against UK court’s extradition order

Vijay Mallya also claimed that ED, CBI have treated him 'unreasonably' and also offered to repay banks 100 per cent of the principal amount owed to them.

Vijay Mallya is back in a London court to try and stop his extradition to India

The business tycoon was arrested in London in 2017 after 17 banks accused him of willfully defaulting on more than 91 billion rupees in debt accumulated by Kingfisher Airlines.

Vijay Mallya let his 17-bedroom French mansion rot and defaulted on its loan too: Lender

Vijay Mallya’s palatial French island home which has a cinema, private helipad & even its own nightclub has fallen into disrepair, says Ansbacher & Co.

Mehul Choksi’s citizenship will be revoked, could be extradited to India: Antigua PM

According to a report, Antigua PM said Mehul Choksi got the citizenship but reality is, it will be revoked and he will be repatriated to India.

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets as extradition bill protests descend into chaos

Clashes leave 72 injured, including two women who are reported to be critical

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Representational image | Islam devotees offer Friday prayers during Ramadan, Patna, April 2022 | PTI

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
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RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.