Vijay Mallya

Vijay Mallya is an Indian businessman and former MP. He was born on December 18, 1955. He is the ex-chairman of United Spirits. He is the son of businessman Vittal Mallya. He is also the chairman of United Breweries Group, an Indian conglomerate which deals in beverage alcohol, aviation infrastructure, real estate and fertilizer. He launched Kingfisher Airlines which was shut down in 2012.

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Vijay Mallya loses appeal against extradition in UK High Court

20 Apr 2020

Vijay Mallya loses appeal against extradition in UK High Court

Business tycoon Vijay Mallya on Monday lost his High Court appeal in London challenging the 2018 order to extradite him to India.

Ex-IPS officer, 'named and shamed' in Uttar Pradesh, speaks up

09 Mar 2020

Ex-IPS officer, 'named and shamed' in Uttar Pradesh, speaks up

The decision of the Yogi Aditynath government to name and shame protesters of the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) puts their life at risk, said former Indian Police Service (IPS) officer SR Darapuri, who also featured in the hoardings that were put up in Lucknow.

Kings XI Punjab take over CPL franchise St Lucia Zouks

18 Feb 2020

Kings XI Punjab take over CPL franchise St Lucia Zouks

The owners of the IPL franchise Kings XI Punjab have bought a Caribbean Premier League team.

Vijay Mallya, Nirav Modi, Anil Ambani may lose these assets

12 Feb 2020

Vijay Mallya, Nirav Modi, Anil Ambani may lose these assets

In a bid to recover debt from Indian tycoon owners of bankrupt companies, creditors are now looking at their personal possessions.

Vijay Mallya's French-mansion, having 17 bedrooms and helipad, is rotting

17 Jan 2020

Vijay Mallya's French-mansion, having 17 bedrooms and helipad, is rotting

The "King of Good Times", Vijay Mallya, once bought a mansion in France complete with 17 bedrooms, a private helipad, nightclub, and even a theater.

Mallya and Modi's extradition cases to be heard in 2020

31 Jul 2019

Mallya and Modi's extradition cases to be heard in 2020

In a recent development, the extradition trial of fugitive businessman Nirav Modi in UK's Westminster Magistrates Court will be held next year, reports HT.

UK court permits Vijay Mallya to appeal against his extradition

02 Jul 2019

UK court permits Vijay Mallya to appeal against his extradition

In December last year, after the London Westminster Magistrates' Court ordered Vijay Mallya's extradition, Indian authorities jumped with joy. A few months later, in February, United Kingdom Home Secretary Sajid Javid cleared the extradition of the beleaguered businessman.

Robert Vadra gets permission to travel abroad for tumor treatment

03 Jun 2019

Robert Vadra gets permission to travel abroad for tumor treatment

Businessman Robert Vadra, who is an accused in a money laundering case, has been allowed to travel abroad.

UK court rejects Vijay Mallya's plea against extradition

08 Apr 2019

UK court rejects Vijay Mallya's plea against extradition

Embattled businessman Vijay Mallya's plea against his extradition order was rejected by a UK court on Monday. He will now appear for an oral hearing on his appeal.

Pulwama, Balakot and more: 7 big takeaways from Modi's interview

29 Mar 2019

Pulwama, Balakot and more: 7 big takeaways from Modi's interview

After kicking off the poll campaign on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave an interview to Republic TV on Friday where he spoke about a range of issues.

Delhi court orders attachment of Vijay Mallya's properties in Bengaluru

23 Mar 2019

Delhi court orders attachment of Vijay Mallya's properties in Bengaluru

A Delhi court has ordered attachment of liquor baron Vijay Mallya's properties in Bengaluru in a case relating to FERA violations.

Nirav Modi planned plastic surgery to evade arrest: Report

21 Mar 2019

Nirav Modi planned plastic surgery to evade arrest: Report

Fugitive diamantaire Nirav Modi, the prime accused in the Rs. 13,000 crore Punjab National Bank fraud, tried different routes to evade arrest, reports TOI.

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

21 Mar 2019

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 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.

India wants "naya" Pakistan to take "naya" action against terrorism

09 Mar 2019

India wants "naya" Pakistan to take "naya" action against terrorism

A day after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan said he wouldn't allow his country's soil to be used for terrorism abroad, New Delhi on Saturday asked him to move beyond words.

#VijayMallyaExtradition: UK Home Secretary approves Mallya's extradition to India

04 Feb 2019

#VijayMallyaExtradition: UK Home Secretary approves Mallya's extradition to India

The extradition of embattled businessman and fugitive, Vijay Mallya, to India has been formally cleared by the United Kingdom Home Secretary.

Soon, India will get details of Mallya's Swiss bank accounts

01 Feb 2019

Soon, India will get details of Mallya's Swiss bank accounts

The Indian government may soon get details of money which embattled businessman Vijay Mallya kept in multiple Swiss bank accounts, reports HT.

Mallya becomes first person to be declared 'fugitive economic offender'

05 Jan 2019

Mallya becomes first person to be declared 'fugitive economic offender'

Embattled liquor tycoon Vijay Mallya, on Saturday, became the first person to be charged under the new Fugitive Economic Offenders Act, 2018, after a Mumbai anti-corruption court declared him to be a fugitive economic offender.

Calling one time defaulter 'chor' unfair, says Gadkari on Mallyaji

14 Dec 2018

Calling one time defaulter 'chor' unfair, says Gadkari on Mallyaji

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari on Thursday said it was unfair to call businessman Vijay Mallya a chor just because he couldn't repay the loan once. He added Mallya had been repaying the loan for 40 years.

Modi not someone who indulges in vote-bank politics: Ramdev

13 Dec 2018

Modi not someone who indulges in vote-bank politics: Ramdev

Yoga guru Ramdev said yesterday that no one raise doubts about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership and policies, the statement coming a day after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) suffered losses in the Madhya Pradesh, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan Assembly elections.

#IndiaDecidesOnDec11: Shashi Tharoor trolls Arun Jaitley with 'great day' tweet

11 Dec 2018

#IndiaDecidesOnDec11: Shashi Tharoor trolls Arun Jaitley with 'great day' tweet

The results of assembly elections of five states, dubbed as the big semifinal before India votes in 2019, has brought immense joy to Congress.

Assembly poll results, Urjit Patel's sudden resignation upset market

11 Dec 2018

Assembly poll results, Urjit Patel's sudden resignation upset market

Benchmark equity indices opened with heavy losses today, as investors were on edge ahead of the final assembly election results from five states, amid plummeting rupee after RBI Governor Urjit Patel's unexpected resignation.

Barrack 12: All about the jail which will house Mallya

10 Dec 2018

Barrack 12: All about the jail which will house Mallya

Fugitive Vijay Mallya will be extradited from the UK to India, ruled a London court delivering its verdict after a year-long trial.

#Breaking: London court orders Vijay Mallya's extradition to India

10 Dec 2018

#Breaking: London court orders Vijay Mallya's extradition to India

In a big blow to beleaguered businessman Vijay Mallya, the London Westminster Magistrates' Court ordered his extradition to India.

UK-court's verdict on Mallya's extradition today: All you should know

10 Dec 2018

UK-court's verdict on Mallya's extradition today: All you should know

Westminster Magistrates' Court in London will deliver its judgment on extradition of embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya on Monday and a CBI team has left from India for the same.

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

09 Dec 2018

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.

Please take it: Mallya offers to repay 100% to banks

05 Dec 2018

Please take it: Mallya offers to repay 100% to banks

With five days remaining for a UK court's verdict on whether fugitive business tycoon Vijay Mallya can be extradited to India, Mallya seems to be rattled.

#G20Summit: PM Modi to discuss Pakistan-terror, could meet Trump

30 Nov 2018

#G20Summit: PM Modi to discuss Pakistan-terror, could meet Trump

At the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina's capital Buenos Aires, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman (MbS) on Friday.

Far greater India-UK cooperation on issue of fugitives: Indian envoy

28 Oct 2018

Far greater India-UK cooperation on issue of fugitives: Indian envoy

India's outgoing High Commissioner to the UK, YK Sinha, believes he is concluding his tenure at a time when there is far greater cooperation between both governments.

SK Mishra appointed new ED chief; Karnal Singh retires

27 Oct 2018

SK Mishra appointed new ED chief; Karnal Singh retires

IRS officer Sanjay Kumar Mishra was today appointed the new Chief of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in an additional capacity.

BJP hasn't developed any UPA project: Rahul in Amethi

25 Sep 2018

BJP hasn't developed any UPA project: Rahul in Amethi

Yesterday, Rahul Gandhi criticized BJP for not developing projects launched by the UPA government.

Congress's charges against Jaitley over Mallya meeting 'ridiculous': Sena

15 Sep 2018

Congress's charges against Jaitley over Mallya meeting 'ridiculous': Sena

The Shiv Sena today hit out at the Congress saying its allegations against Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over fugitive tycoon Vijay Mallya's claims on meeting him were "ridiculous".

SBI denies any laxity in dealing with Vijay Mallya case

14 Sep 2018

SBI denies any laxity in dealing with Vijay Mallya case

State Bank of India (SBI) said today there was no laxity on its part in dealing with loan default by fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya.

CBI changed Mallya's LoC from 'detain' to 'inform'. But why?

14 Sep 2018

CBI changed Mallya's LoC from 'detain' to 'inform'. But why?

The extradition of Kingfisher boss Vijay Mallya is at the center of a political spat, and now an IE report suggests that the CBI watered down his Look Out Circular (LoC) for 'lack of evidence'.

RaGa says FM writes blogs, but didn't mention meeting Mallya

13 Sep 2018

RaGa says FM writes blogs, but didn't mention meeting Mallya

Addressing the press on Thursday, Congress President Rahul Gandhi launched a full blown attack on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley over his alleged meeting with beleaguered business tycoon Vijay Mallya.

Mallya claims he met Jaitley before leaving India; he denies

12 Sep 2018

Mallya claims he met Jaitley before leaving India; he denies

Speaking outside a London court, embattled liquor baron Vijay Mallya made a sensational claim, saying that he had met Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and had offered to settle his dues before leaving India.

Vijay Mallya to appear before UK court for extradition hearing

12 Sep 2018

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.

RaGa talks about India's job crisis, 2019 elections in London

26 Aug 2018

RaGa talks about India's job crisis, 2019 elections in London

Rahul Gandhi yesterday said that people support populist leaders like US President Donald Trump and PM Narendra Modi because they are angry over not having jobs, as the Congress President stepped up his attack on the BJP and the RSS.

TV, separate-toilet: CBI sends barrack's video where Mallya might stay

25 Aug 2018

TV, separate-toilet: CBI sends barrack's video where Mallya might stay

Indian investigative agencies have submitted an eight-minute-long video of Arthur Jail to Chief Magistrate Emma Arbuthnot's court in Westminster, London.

United Kingdom authorities confirm Nirav Modi is in UK

20 Aug 2018

United Kingdom authorities confirm Nirav Modi is in UK

The United Kingdom authorities have confirmed that diamantaire Nirav Modi is in the UK. Further, it has been reported that the CBI has already filed a case for his extradition.