Articles about Crown Prosecution Service

If extradited to India, I will kill myself: Nirav Modi

07 Nov 2019

World
If extradited to India, I will kill myself: Nirav Modi

Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, who is lodged in a prison in UK, wants to be released. And now, that his bail pleas have been junked repeatedly, he has taken to threats.

#NiravModiExtradition: London court rejects fugitive Nirav Modi's second bail plea

29 Mar 2019

World
#NiravModiExtradition: London court rejects fugitive Nirav Modi's second bail plea

The Westminster Magistrates' Court in London has once again denied bail to fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi wanted in the Rs. 13,500-crore Punjab National Bank scam.

After Nirav Modi's bail rejection, PM says "Chowkidar is alert"

21 Mar 2019

India
After Nirav Modi's bail rejection, PM says "Chowkidar is alert"

Fugitive businessman Nirav Modi, who is the prime accused in the Rs. 13,000 crore PNB fraud, was denied bail by a UK court on Wednesday. He will stay in prison till March 29.

India didn't show interest in pursuing Nirav Modi's case: Report

13 Mar 2019

India
India didn't show interest in pursuing Nirav Modi's case: Report

India apparently didn't show interest in pursuing the case of Nirav Modi, the fugitive diamantaire who was spotted in London last week claims a report by NDTV.

Vijay Mallya's extradition case edges towards ruling. Details here

09 Dec 2018

World
Vijay Mallya's extradition case edges towards ruling. Details here

Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya is scheduled to return to Westminster Magistrates' Court in London tomorrow when his extradition trial is listed for a judgment hand-down.

Vijay Mallya to appear before UK court for extradition hearing

12 Sep 2018

World
Vijay Mallya to appear before UK court for extradition hearing

Vijay Mallya will appear before a London court today for a hearing in his extradition case, during which the judge is expected to review a video of the Mumbai jail cell prepared by the Indian authorities for the embattled liquor tycoon.

UK court allows officials to seize Vijay Mallya's assets

05 Jul 2018

World
UK court allows officials to seize Vijay Mallya's assets

Less than a week after a PMLA court in India summoned embattled billionaire Vijay Mallya, a UK High Court has now issued an enforcement order in favor of a 13-bank consortium.

Vijay Mallya ordered to pay £200,000 to Indian banks

16 Jun 2018

Business
Vijay Mallya ordered to pay £200,000 to Indian banks

Embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya was asked to pay £200,000 (Rs. 1.81 crore) to Indian banks by a United Kingdom court.

Jail or freedom? Vijay Mallya's extradition fate nearing decision

27 Apr 2018

Business
Jail or freedom? Vijay Mallya's extradition fate nearing decision

Flamboyant businessman Vijay Mallya's extradition hearing in London court is nearing its end, Hindustan Times reported.

Indian government approaches UK High Court for bookie Chawla's extradition

24 Apr 2018

World
Indian government approaches UK High Court for bookie Chawla's extradition

An appeal opened today in the UK High Court against Westminster Magistrates Court's decision to deny India's extradition request against UK-based alleged bookie Sanjeev Kumar Chawla, a key accused in the cricket match-fixing scandal involving former South African captain Hansie Cronje in 2000.

Instances where cricketers' off-field behavior has caused them trouble

16 Jan 2018

Sports
Instances where cricketers' off-field behavior has caused them trouble

Cricket might be known as the gentleman's game, but sometimes things do turn ugly off the field.

As extradition hearing begins, Vijay Mallya insists charges "false, baseless"

04 Dec 2017

India
As extradition hearing begins, Vijay Mallya insists charges "false, baseless"

The extradition hearing of Vijay Mallya began today at London's Westminster Magistrate's Court.

Mumbai's Arthur Road Jail to become Vijay Mallya's new home?

27 Nov 2017

India
Mumbai's Arthur Road Jail to become Vijay Mallya's new home?

The Arthur Road Jail in Mumbai will be liquor baron, Vijay Mallya's new home if he is extradited to India from UK to face the law regarding Rs. 9,000 crore loan default cases.

PMLA case: Vijay Mallya appears for pre-trial extradition hearing

20 Nov 2017

India
PMLA case: Vijay Mallya appears for pre-trial extradition hearing

Businessman Vijay Mallya arrived at London's Westminster Magistrates' Court for his pre-trial extradition hearing.

CBI: 'UPA government could've continued freezing Quattrocchi's account but didn't'

29 Sep 2017

Politics
CBI: 'UPA government could've continued freezing Quattrocchi's account but didn't'

Recently, the CBI revealed to the Parliamentary Accounts Committee (PAC) that the UPA government could have frozen the UK bank accounts of Bofors accused Ottavio Quattrocchi even after inquiry was stalled in 2006 by declaring him a proclaimed offender, but they refused to do so.

Vijay Mallya's extradition hearing to resume on June 13

13 Jun 2017

Business
Vijay Mallya's extradition hearing to resume on June 13

On June 13, the Westminster Magistrates Court in London will hear the extradition case of Vijay Mallya, where the Crown Prosecution Service will argue for the Indian government; CBI earlier provided officials necessary documents.

SC finds Mallya guilty of contempt of court, summons him

09 May 2017

Business
SC finds Mallya guilty of contempt of court, summons him

The Supreme Court has found businessman Vijay Mallya guilty of contempt of court, and has summoned him before it on 10 July.

Vijay Mallya arrested in London, granted bail in 3 hrs

18 Apr 2017

Business
Vijay Mallya arrested in London, granted bail in 3 hrs

In what is seen as the first-step toward bringing Vijay Mallya to India, reports have indicated that he was arrested by Scotland Yard in London. The Westminster Magistrates' Court granted him bail in 3 hours.

Vijay Mallya: UK okays request for his extradition

25 Mar 2017

Business
Vijay Mallya: UK okays request for his extradition

The UK secretary of state has approved India's request for extradition of Vijay Mallya and sent it to a district judge for consideration of a warrant, announced MEA spokesperson Gopal Baglay.

Muslim priest gets 5.5 years in jail for supporting ISIS

07 Sep 2016

World
Muslim priest gets 5.5 years in jail for supporting ISIS

Muslim radical preacher Anjem Choudary and another of his backers, Mohammed Mizanur Rahman were both found guilty of supporting the terror organisation ISIS by a London court.