June 26, 2019 1:47 am
Talking on behalf of the party, DMK leader Dayanidhi Maran also called AIADMK a “slave” of the BJP, and said the two parties were “forced allies”.
April 18, 2019 4:23 pm
AIADMK spokesperson and advocate R M Babu Murugavel filed separate complaints with the ECI against the two DMK leaders.
January 30, 2019 10:11 am
The Madras High Court Tuesday disposed of a petition challenging a special CBI court order fixing Wednesday for framing of charges in a case of setting up of "illegal" telephone exchanges by the Maran brothers and others.
July 31, 2018 3:25 am
The Maran brothers was charged with causing a loss of Rs 1.78 crore to the exchequer by using 700 telecom lines so installed.
July 26, 2018 1:27 am
A CBI court had in March last year discharged the Maran brothers from the decade-long illegal telephone exchange case.
July 25, 2018 1:14 pm
The CBI had alleged that DMK leader Dayanidhi Maran misused his office during his tenure between 2004 to 2006 when he was the telecom minister. The ‘scam’ caused the exchequer a loss of Rs 1.78 crore, CBI said.
March 14, 2018 2:58 pm
A Special CBI court on Wednesday discharged former telecom minister Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi Maran in the ‘illegal’ telephone exchange case. Here's what the case is all about.
March 14, 2018 7:35 pm
Dayanidhi Maran was accused of having installed a private telephone exchange with 764 telephone lines at his residence to facilitate illegal uplink of SUN TV data, causing a loss of Rs 1.78 crore to state-run telecom majors BSNL and MTNL.
October 03, 2017 9:31 pm
Counsels for the Maran brothers and others submitted that they wanted to file discharge petitions and sought time as such a plea cannot be moved after charges were framed.
May 23, 2017 1:56 am
The entire case, the judge said, was based on “contradictory statements of the witnesses”.