Scotland Yard

Vijay Mallya sentenced to four months in prison by Supreme Court in contempt case 

The top court had on March 10 reserved its order in the matter, observing that proceedings against Mallya have hit a "dead wall".

published on : 11th July 2022

Partygate scandal: Scotland Yard completes investigation, total tally of fines at 126

The Metropolitan Police said the total number of referrals for fixed penalty notices, or fines, in the so-called partygate scandal stand at 126 and about events between May 2020 and April 2021.

published on : 19th May 2022

Boris Johnson returns to UK from India amidst more partygate fines 

The Metropolitan Police have been investigating the partygate scandal, which is a looming threat to Johnson's leadership that followed him all the way to Ahmedabad and Delhi this week.

published on : 24th April 2022

Rishi Sunak offers unreserved apology, pays 'partygate' fine; UK PM rejects calls to resign

The Indian-origin finance minister offered the apology in a statement issued on Tuesday evening, after Johnson's own apology and confirmation that he too had paid up his fine.

published on : 14th April 2022

London Police issues over 50 fines in UK government's 'partygate' scandal

Last month, the force had confirmed 20 fines, a number which now goes up to at least 30 more fines or 'referrals' for so-called fixed penalty notices to the force's official criminal records unit.

published on : 12th April 2022

Indian-origin woman murdered in student flat in London, Tunisian national arrested

The Metropolitan Police issued an urgent appeal for a 22-year-old man, Maher Maaroufe, who they said had been in a relationship with Thanwani.

published on : 21st March 2022

Vijay Mallya arrested in London again in money laundering case, but gets bail right away

This is the second time that Mallya has been arrested by the UK police in connection with the ED plea on money laundering.

published on : 3rd October 2017

UK government orders examination of fridge model that sparked London tower fire

The product has not been subject to product recalls and this testing will establish whether any further action is required.

published on : 23rd June 2017

Will Vijay Mallya be extradited or deported?

Vijay Mallya, who had sought asylum in the United Kingdom, was arrested by the Scotland Yard on Tuesday, almost a year after he left India.

published on : 18th April 2017

In and out as quick as a pizza delivery: How Vijay Mallya’s arrest and bail disappointed the drama buffs

Unlike deportation, which only involves political executives in the United Kingdom, extradition involves decision making by both political and judicial wings of the UK government.

published on : 18th April 2017

Next up, Lalit Modi? Vijay Mallya's arrest ignites buzz on former IPL Commissioner

Lalit Modi, after the 2010 season of IPL, was suspended by the BCCI for alleged misappropriation of funds apart from indiscipline.

published on : 18th April 2017

Liquor baron Vijay Mallya arrested in London; gets bail

The 61-year-old liquor baron, wanted in India for defaulting on loans, was arrested after he appeared at a central London police station this morning.

published on : 18th April 2017