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Sun TV shares slide on telecom tangle


October 10th, 2011 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Oct 10 (IANS) Sun TV Network's stock prices fell Monday morning as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) raided the residences and offices of its promoter Kalanithi Maran and ... Read more...

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Sun TV shares tumble as CBI set to file FIR against Dayanidhi Maran


September 29th, 2011 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 29 (IANS) The shares of media major Sun TV, promoted by Kalanithi Maran, tumbled in Thursday's trade a day after the CBI told the Supreme Court that it ... Read more...

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CBI case likely over 323 phones at Maran’s house


September 26th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is likely to file a preliminary enquiry against unknown people for installing hundreds of telephone lines at DMK leader ... Read more...

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Kalanithi Maran summoned by police, seeks time


July 13th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 13 (IANS) Media mogul Kalanithi Maran, managing director of the Rs.19 billion Sun TV Network Ltd, was summoned to appear before the police Wednesday morning in connection with ... Read more...

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Bail denied to Sun TV executive


July 8th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 8 (IANS) A court here Friday dismissed the bail application of W. Hans Raj Saxena, chief operating officer (COO) of Sun Pictures, a division of listed Sun TV ... Read more...

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Sun TV shares down after Maran quits union cabinet (Lead)


July 7th, 2011 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) The shares of Sun TV Network, one of south India's largest media and entertainment companies, took a beating of as much as five percent intra-day ... Read more...

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Maran closeted with party colleagues, set to fly to Chennai


July 7th, 2011 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Soon after resigning as textiles minister, Dayanidhi Maran, the latest political heavyweight under the scanner in the 2G spectrum scandal, was closeted with party ... Read more...

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Sun TV shares down after Maran quits as textiles minister


July 7th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 7 (IANS) The shares of Sun TV Network, one of south India's largest media and entertainment companies, were down over 5 percent Thursday, after reports that textiles ... Read more...

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Maran in cabinet meeting, resignation not on agenda


July 7th, 2011 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) As the clamour for his resignation grew, Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran attended a cabinet meeting Thursday, a day after the Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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2G scam: CBI points finger at Maran, seeks more time (Second Lead)


July 7th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in its status report to the Supreme Court Wednesday on the 2G scam has a pointed finger at Dayanidhi ... Read more...

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2G scam: CBI points finger at Maran, seeks more time (Lead)


July 6th, 2011 - 7:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in its status report to the Supreme Court Wednesday on the 2G scam has a pointed finger at Dayanidhi ... Read more...

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2G scam: CBI points finger at Maran, seeks time for probe


July 6th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in its status report to the Supreme Court Wednesday pointed finger at Textile Minister Dayanidhi Maran for sitting on ... Read more...

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Sun TV official sent to two-day police custody


July 5th, 2011 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 5 (IANS) A Chennai court here Tuesday remanded Sun TV Network official Hans Raj Saxena to two days in police custody.Saxena was arrested by city police Sunday on ... Read more...

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My husband not a terrorist: Rana’s wife


June 9th, 2011 - 5:41 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, June 9 (IANS) The wife of Pakistan-Canadian Tahawwur Rana, the accused in the Mumbai terror attack of 2008, said Wednesday that her husband is "not a terrorist" and he ... Read more...

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Key points of order denying bail to Kanimozhi, Sharad Kumar


June 8th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Wednesday rejected the bail pleas of DMK MP Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV chief Sharad Kumar in 2G spectrum case citing prima ... Read more...

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Tamil Nadu to ‘nationalise’ cable TV


June 3rd, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 3 (IANS) Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa's government Friday announced that private cable television will be 'nationalised' in Tamil Nadu, a move that is expected to hit the Maran ... Read more...

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Maran demands Rs.10 crore damages from paper


June 3rd, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 2 (IANS) Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran Thursday sent a legal notice to The New Indian Express demanding Rs.10 crore damages for publishing a defamatory article alleging he "looted" ... Read more...

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Look at your own record, DMK tells Jayalalithaa


June 2nd, 2011 - 9:26 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 2 (IANS) Hitting out at Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and AIADMK chief J. Jayalalithaa for demanding the resignation of union Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran, the DMK asked ... Read more...

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Maran denies wrongdoing in issuing telecom licences (Lead)


June 1st, 2011 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran Wednesday denied allegations of having received kickbacks for issuing a 2G licence to a private operator when he was telecom ... Read more...

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2G scam: Maran denies wrongdoing, opposition demands he quit (Roundup)


June 1st, 2011 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran Wednesday vehementally denied allegations of receiving kickbacks for issuing a 2G licence to private a operator when he was telecom ... Read more...

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PM should seek Dayanidhi’s resignation: Jayalalithaa


June 1st, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 1 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa Wednesday said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should seek Textiles Minister Dayanidhi Maran's resignation after allegations that his official decisions ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi’s bail rejection: Key points from court’s order


May 20th, 2011 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delh, May 20 (IANS) DMK chief M.Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi and Kalaignar TV chief Sharad Kumar were taken into custody Friday after their bail applications were dismissed by a ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi was in touch with Raja over Kalaignar TV: CBI


April 25th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi's daughter Kanimozhi, who was Monday named co-conspirator in the second generation (2G) telecom spectrum case, was in touch with ... Read more...

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Kalaignar TV now fights to clear its name


April 25th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, April 25 (IANS) Kalaignar TV, the television channel born after a fight within the family of DMK chief and Chief Minister M. Karunanidhi, the "first family" of Tamil Nadu ... Read more...

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Sun TV denies rumours of top level changes


February 18th, 2011 - 3:01 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 18 (IANS) Even as the media world is agog with rumours of top level changes at Sun TV Network Ltd with its Chief Executive Officer Ajay Vidyasagar putting in his ... Read more...

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Sun TV declares interim dividend of Rs.5 per share


January 28th, 2011 - 10:05 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Jan 28 (IANS) The Sun TV Network Limited Friday declared an interim dividend of 100 percent (Rs.5) on its equity shares having a face value of Rs.5 after approving the accounts ... Read more...

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Sun TV moves to increase revenue from North American markets


November 29th, 2010 - 8:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 29 (IANS) Sun TV Network Ltd has appointed Global Media Management LLC and World Media Connect LLC to manage and grow its distribution and advertisement revenue, respectively, in North America.According ... Read more...

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SpiceJet connects Madurai to Delhi and Mumbai


September 27th, 2010 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Madurai (Tamil Nadu), Sep 27(IANS) Low-cost airline SpiceJet Monday added Madurai to its route map, connecting the temple town with daily flights to Delhi and Mumbai via Chennai. "Madurai is the gateway to ... Read more...

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Sonu Niigaam Turns A Mentor


September 2nd, 2010 - 6:37 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 2, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Multi - faceted singer and actor Sonu Niigaam mentors the contestants on "Amul Chhote Ustaad - Do Deshon Ki Ek Awaaz' on a special episode ... Read more...

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Iftaar Party Hosted For Chhote Ustaads


August 31st, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire}: Saibaba Telefilms Pvt Ltd, hosted an Iftaar Party for the Pakistani children from "Amul Chhote Ustaad - Do Deshon Ki Ek Awaaz' that is shown on ... Read more...

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Venus acquires Hindi audio rights of ‘Endhiran’


July 30th, 2010 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) Music label Venus has acquired the Hindi audio rights of the eagerly awaited Rajinikanth and Aishwarya Rai starrer, "Endhiran" from Sun Pictures, a division of Sun TV ... Read more...

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Sun TV to monetise viewership of kids and comedy channels


July 28th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, July 28 (IANS) Sun TV Network has decided to monetise the viewership gains of its comedy and kids channel this fiscal. It announced an increase of 53 percent in topline and 43 ... Read more...

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Sun TV Network to launch music show


June 15th, 2010 - 9:04 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, June 15 (IANS) South Indian satellite channel Sun TV Network will launch a music game show on its four popular southern language channels, a top company official said. The one hour programme ... Read more...

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Maran, with $3 bn net worth, makes open offer for SpiceJet


June 14th, 2010 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 14 (IANS) After signing a deal to acquire 37.73-percent stake in budget carrier SpiceJet, Sun TV Network promoter Kalanithi Maran Monday made the mandatory open offer to buy another ... Read more...

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Sun TV to invest Rs.100 crore in 2010-11


May 28th, 2010 - 7:27 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, May 28 (IANS) Media conglomerate Sun TV Network will invest around Rs.100 crore this fiscal to upgrade infrastructure and acquire content, a top company official said Friday. "We will invest around Rs.100 ... Read more...

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