April 18, 2021

Indonesian woman jailed for reporting harassment from boss, pardoned

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From NDTV President Joko Widodo had granted an amnesty to Baiq Nuril Maknun after she had exhausted all other legal avenues in the controversial case. JAKARTA: Indonesia’s parliament approved on Thursday an amnesty for a woman who was jailed after recording lewd phone calls from her boss in a case that has caused outrage and warnings […]

NDTV’s 6-point response to leaked and false government allegations

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From ndtv.com After the unjustified raids, condemned by legal experts like Fali Nariman as “unconstitutional”, the government has now leaked a series of unsubstantiated allegations against NDTV and its promoters. The fact that these leaks, released as an unsigned document, are anonymous, is evidence of the subterfuge involved. NDTV will fight this subterfuge transparently and […]

‘CBI raids on NDTV offshoot of ED, I-T probes’ [Cayman Islands named]

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From The Times of India NEW DELHI: A day after protests against CBI raids on NDTV co-founders and executive co-chairpersons Prannoy and Radhika Roy, government officials said the probe by the agency was an “offshoot” of investigations by the tax department and the Enforcement Directorate which have been going on since 2011 when the UPA […]

Did NDTV violate FDI laws to set up its entertainment ventures?

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By Suhasini Krishnan From The Quint In a contentious revelation, PGurus, a collective of journalists, economists and other experts, has claimed that Prannoy Roy’s New Delhi Television (NDTV) had floated shell companies – or non-trading companies used for financial manoeuvring – in Netherlands, and routed money by violating India’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) norms. However, […]