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We respect CAG, says Congress after BJP complains to president


September 12th, 2012 - 10:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Two days after it attacked the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) by questioning the credibility of its report on the coal blocks allocation, the ... Read more...

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Cancelling coal blocks impossible: Congress


September 5th, 2012 - 11:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) The Congress-led UPA government Wednesday kept up its offensive against BJP's charges of corruption in the allocation of coal blocks, saying cancelling the ... Read more...

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Bitter Yeddyurappa mocks BJP leadership


May 19th, 2012 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, May 19 (IANS) Scam-hit former Karnataka chief minister B.S. Yeddyurappa Saturday mocked his Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) central leadership and blamed party general secretary H.N. Ananth Kumar for ... Read more...

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May quiz Jaswant on telecom issues, CBI tells apex court


September 1st, 2011 - 9:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) The Supreme Court was Thursday told by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI)that it "may examine" the then finance minister Jaswant Singh over alleged wrongdoings ... Read more...

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Almost no relationship with BJP: Arun Shourie


July 22nd, 2011 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) In a sign of disillusionment with the party he represented as its intellectual face for many years, Arun Shourie, a former minister in the ... Read more...

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2G scam: Ex-TRAI chief quizzed by CBI


July 18th, 2011 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Monday questioned former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chief Pradeep Baijal in the 2G spectrum allocation case, an ... Read more...

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Singhvi withdraws himself from JPC


March 1st, 2011 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) As the Rajya Sabha nominated 10 MPs for the 30-member joint parliamentary committee (JPC) probe into the 2G spectrum scam, Congress member Abhishek Manu Singhvi withdrew ... Read more...

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Become approver, Shourie tells Raja (Second Lead)


February 25th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Former communications minister Arun Shourie Friday asked his disgraced predecessor A. Raja to become an approver in the spectrum allocation scam."Raja should become an approver ... and ... Read more...

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Become approver, Shourie tells Raja (Lead)


February 25th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Former communications minister Arun Shourie was questioned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Friday for around three hours in connection with the 2G spectrum scam, officials ... Read more...

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CBI questions Arun Shourie in 2G Spectrum scam


February 25th, 2011 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.25, (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today questioned former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie as part of its ongoing 2G Spectrum scam probe to find out possible criminal aspects ... Read more...

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Shourie goes to CBI office for questioning


February 25th, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 25 (IANS) Former communications minister Arun Shourie arrived at the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) headquarters Friday morning for questioning in the 2G spectrum scam. Shourie, who held ... Read more...

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2G scam: CBI likely to question Shourie tomorrow


February 24th, 2011 - 10:30 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Senior BJP leader and former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie is likely to appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Friday in connection with its probe ... Read more...

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2G scam: Arun Shourie to appear before CBI


February 21st, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 21 (ANI): Senior BJP leader and former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie will appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) today in connection with its probe into the 2G ... Read more...

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CBI chief contradicts Sibal’s remarks on 2G losses (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director A.P.Singh Tuesday told parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that it would be wrong to say that there was no loss ... Read more...

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Wrong to say no loss in 2G spectrum scam: CBI chief tells PAC


February 15th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director A.P. Singh Tuesday told parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) that it would be wrong to say that there was no ... Read more...

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Moily blames Shourie, Mahajan for 2G mess


February 15th, 2011 - 1:11 am ICT by IANS
Hubli (Karnataka), Feb 14 (IANS) Union Law Minister M. Veerappa Moily Monday blamed the policies of Pramod Mahajan and Arun Shourie, former communications ministers in the NDA government, for the 2G spectrum ... Read more...

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Shourie to appear before CBI over 2G scam (Roundup)


February 13th, 2011 - 10:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Shourie, who was communications minister during the NDA rule, will Feb 21 appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation ... Read more...

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2G scam: Shourie to appear before CBI Feb 21


February 13th, 2011 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 13 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has called senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Arun Shourie, who was communications minister during the NDA rule, to seek ... Read more...

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CBI summons Arun Shourie in 2G scam case


February 13th, 2011 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 13 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday summoned Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie, in connection with its probe into ... Read more...

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Congress dismisses Shourie’s claim on 2G scam


February 11th, 2011 - 10:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 11 (ANI): Congress on Friday dismissed former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie's claim that he had apprised the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh, of the 2G spectrum scam."It is ... Read more...

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Shourie claim of talking to PM on 2G scam baseless: Congress


February 11th, 2011 - 7:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) The Congress Friday described as "baseless and irresponsible" former communications minister Arun Shourie's statement that he had apprised Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of the 2G spectrum ... Read more...

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Shourie questions Justice Patil’s report on 2G scam


February 8th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 8 (ANI): Former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie on Tuesday dismissed the Justice Patil Report on the 2G-spectrum scam, terming it 'fabrication' concocted by Union Communication and Information Technology ... Read more...

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2G scam: ‘Ready to answer CBI query’, says Shourie


December 18th, 2010 - 10:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 18 (ANI): Former Telecom Minister Arun Shourie on Saturday said he is ready to respond to any query of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on the 2G ... Read more...

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I’m a victim of trial by media: Raja to apex court (Lead)


December 1st, 2010 - 8:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Former telecom minister A. Raja told the Supreme Court Wednesday that he was a victim of trial by media and the "mind-boggling" Rs.1.76 lakh crore loss to ... Read more...

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My replacement in parliament debate engineered: Shourie


November 29th, 2010 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party leader (BJP) Arun Shourie Sunday said that there was "no doubt" that vested interests secured his removal as the lead speaker for his ... Read more...

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Govt. will give appropriate response to SC’s observation on 2G scam: Congress


November 17th, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 17 (ANI): Congress on Wednesday said the government will give an appropriate response to the Supreme Court's observation over the delay in Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh's response ... Read more...

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2G spectrum issue: Law Minister Moily says evidence against Raja not conclusive


November 12th, 2010 - 10:04 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): Commenting on the 2G spectrum issue, Union Law and Justice Minister M Veerappa Moily on Friday said it is too early to assume that Information Technology and ... Read more...

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DMK chief Karunanidhi defends A. Raja over 2G spectrum issue


November 12th, 2010 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Chennai/New Delhi, Nov 12 (ANI): Dravida Munnettra Kazhagam (DMK) chief M. Karunanidhi on Friday defended Information Technology and Communication Minister A. Raja over the 2G spectrum issue, saying he followed the same ... Read more...

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Congress-BJP pact on n-liability bill is sign of political maturity (Comment)


August 21st, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Amulya Ganguli Notwithstanding minor differences over the draft of the nuclear liability bill, the fact that the Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) - and even the Left - are ... Read more...

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Bihari Babu to boycott BJP’s Bihar Swabhiman rally


June 13th, 2010 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, June 13 (IANS) Miffed at not being given a prominent position in the party, Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) MP Shatrughan Sinha has said that he would not attend the party's Bihar ... Read more...

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Shatrughan concerned over growing differences among BJP members


June 12th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by ANI
Patna, June 12 (ANI): Reacting on the absence of prominent party leaders at the ongoing National Executive Meet of his party, Bollywood actor-turned-Bharatiya Janata Party leader Shatrughan Sinha on Saturday expressed ... Read more...

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Raise complaints with me, not media: Gadkari


March 19th, 2010 - 6:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Friday asked party leaders to raise any complaints about his choice of a new team with him and ... Read more...

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PM, BJP leaders wish Vajpayee on his 86th birthday


December 25th, 2009 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec 25 (ANI): Several leaders, including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh greeted Former Prime Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 86th birthday on Friday.Manmohan ... Read more...

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RSS will not take over BJP: Gadkari


December 24th, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) new chief Nitin Gadkari Thursday said the Rashtriya Swayamsewak Sangh (RSS), the ideological parent of the party, was not going to take ... Read more...

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Venkaiah Naidu says Advani may not lead BJP in 2014 elections


October 8th, 2009 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): Former Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president M Venkaiah Naidu said on Thursday that, the party may not contest the 2014 Lok Sabha elections under the leadership ... Read more...

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