Gandhi wondered that when the "absconder" had informed the finance minister about leaving the country, why did he not notify it to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) or Enforcement Directorate (ED). I never gave him (Mallya) an appointment, never at my office, never at my residence. On the last day of Vijay Mallya's extradition trial at Westminster Magistrate court in London, when it was expected that the court argument would revolve around the state of Arthur Road prison in Mumbai, where the flamboyant industrialist is expected to be lodged if extradited, Mallya turned the narrative by claiming that he had met finance minister Arun Jaitley before he left India.
Mallya told media outside of court that he had met Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to settle matters before he left the country.
"The statement is factually false in as much as it does not reflect truth", he asserted. I met the finance minister before I left, repeated my offer to settle with the banks. I have clearly stated about this in each of my media interviews and TV discussions that I saw the two talking to each other. There are CCTV cameras, we can all see that for proof.
Goyal said the fugitive businessman was a criminal under the "glare of law" and his words could not be taken seriously.
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"Papers show that Kingfisher Airlines was not owned by Mallya but by the Gandhi parivaar", BJP spokesman Sambit Patra said at a press conference.
Mallya had earlier filed an application in the London Court, saying that Indian jails were overcrowded with poor hygiene conditions, as his defence for not being extradited to India. Hours later, he however backtracked and said that there was no formal meeting.
"On August 18, 2010, a company-specific letter was sent to RBI (Reserve Bank of India) and the issue was resolved on August 27".
In a series of tweets, Prasad said Mallya and Rahul Gandhi were working in "tandem" and the conspiracy was hatched during Rahul Gandhi's recent visit to London. "In October 2011, Mallya thanked Manmohan Singh and said he needed more help and subsequently RBI was forced to come to their aid again", the minister claimed.
This activity was part of the first stage of the exercise, which runs until September 17, the ministry said in a statement. Compared to that, China's participation seems minuscule with only 3,200 troops and 30 aircraft.
EDT (1900 GMT) but already some 19,000 homes and businesses in the Carolinas and Virginia were without power by mid-afternoon. Olivia is the first tropical cyclone to make landfall on Maui in modern history, National Weather Service forecasters said .
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And it led to mixed signals from officials in SC , whose governor had canceled mandatory evacuation for several coastal counties. Rainfall totals from Hurricane Florence will top 20 inches in some areas, the National Weather Service says.
A NY task force, made up of NYPD and FDNY members, is sending 82 people and six canines to North Carolina to help. That means high rainfall totals and consequent inland flooding could become a huge concern.
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His club, for whom Lloris has made more than 200 league appearances since signing in 2012, also declined to comment. The Spurs goalkeeper provided a sample containing 80 micrograms of alcohol per 100 millilitres of breath.
The price starts at $749 for the 64GB version, which is cheaper than the iPhone 8 Plus, and climbs to $900 for the 256GB version. The main characteristics of the new products Apple is the lack of the Home button, face detection, minimal frame.
Apple is expected to unveil new iPhones on Wednesday - and leaks from China are already giving us hints of what's to come. Today's point of interest is the name of the 6.1-inch LCD iPhone which everyone has been referring to as the iPhone 9 .
The hurricane's impacts could range from a strong storm surge to flooding from torrential rainfall and hurricane-force winds. The storm was located roughly 1,170 miles east-southeast of the Cape Fear region, and remained a unsafe Category 4 storm .
The governors of North and SC and Virginia declared states of emergency far ahead of the approaching storm. As of 5 a.m., Florence was centred about 625 miles southeast of Bermuda, moving west at 9 miles per hour.
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