Vijay Mallya

Mallya trial: defence says there is ‘no evidence’ to support fraud charges

Vijay Mallya's defence lawyer, Clare Montgomery QC, told the court yesterday that there is "no evidence" to support charges of fraud, and if he had not been hounded by banks and authorities, Mallya "could have paid back 80% of the loans" by now.

Diageo sues Vijay Mallya over $75m United Spirits agreement

Diageo has filed a lawsuit against Vijay Mallya in the UK over a $75 million agreement it struck with the tycoon for him to step down as chair of United Spirits in 2016. 

Vijay Mallya’s extradition trial begins in London

The long-awaited hearing of the Indian government's request for the extradition from Britain of VJ Mallya, the former head of United Breweries and United Spirits, begins this morning.

Mallya: the billion-dollar question

At his London trial next month, Vijay Mallya, the former chairman of United Spirits, is expected to vehemently oppose an application by Indian authorities to extradite him from the UK. Ron Emler looks at the story so far. 

Vijay Mallya given bail

June 14th, 2017

D-day set for Vijay Mallya

November 2nd, 2015

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