second generation

China knows how to tackle stealth aircraft


September 20th, 2012 - 3:04 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Sep 20 (IANS) The Chinese military knows how to deal with enemy stealth aircraft, an official said.During the first "Military Camp Opening Day" activity held in the Wuhan Air ... Read more...

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Raja wrote to PM on 2G policy: Witness


September 12th, 2012 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) A 2G case witness Wednesday told a special court here that former telecom Minister A. Raja wrote a letter to the prime minister on the ... Read more...

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2G case: Ex-official denies deposing falsely


September 11th, 2012 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) A former telecom official told a special court here Tuesday that he did not depose falsely in the 2G case and claimed that he ... Read more...

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2G: Raja cross-examines former official


September 10th, 2012 - 9:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 10 (IANS) Accused in the 2G spectrum case and former telecom minister A. Raja Monday began the cross-examination of key witness and former official A.K. Srivastava ... Read more...

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Samsung launches premium notebook for Rs.1,02,990 in India


August 31st, 2012 - 6:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Samsung, in the news for its legal battle with Apple over patent rights, Friday launched the second generation of Samsung Notebook Series 9 in the ... Read more...

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BJP wants PM to go, targets Congress too (Lead)


August 27th, 2012 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Alleging kickbacks in the allocation of coal blocks, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Monday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to accept moral responsibility and ... Read more...

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Cancel coal allocation, says CPI-M


August 27th, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) The CPI-M Monday asked the government to cancel all the coal blocks allocation found faulty by the official auditor and said they may be ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Raja told PM about 2G policy without file work


August 22nd, 2012 - 11:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Former telecom minister A. Raja informed the prime minister about the licence distribution policy without mentioning some of the related issues in the department of ... Read more...

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New NDA commandant takes over


August 8th, 2012 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
Pune, Aug 7 (IANS) Lt. Gen. Ashok Singh took over as the new commandant of the tri-service National Defence Academy (NDA) Tuesday, an official said."Lt.Gen. Singh is an alumnus of ... Read more...

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Essar Group questions trial court’s jurisdiction


July 28th, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The Essar Group Saturday questioned the jurisdiction of the Delhi special court in hearing their position in the second generation (2G) telecom spectrum allocation case ... Read more...

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Judge takes exception to surreptitious recording of 2G case


July 27th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) Special Judge O.P. Saini, who is hearing the second generation (2G) telecom spectrum case, Friday took strong exception to the recording of proceedings in a ... Read more...

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Court allows Raja, Kanimozhi to vote in presidential poll


July 18th, 2012 - 8:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) A Delhi court Wednesday allowed 2G case accused former telecom minister A. Raja and DMK MP Kanimozhi to cast their vote in the presidential poll ... Read more...

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Court allows Kanimozhi to attend agitation in Tamil Nadu


July 3rd, 2012 - 11:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) A Special CBI court hearing 2G spectrum allocation case Tuesday allowed DMK MP Kanimozhi to participate in a two-day agitation conducted by her party in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

2G case trial resumes


July 2nd, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) The second generation (2G) spectrum allocation case trial resumed in a special court here Monday after a gap of three weeks.The proceedings were adjourned soon ... Read more...

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Despite hardships, families of striking Air India pilots support stir


June 26th, 2012 - 12:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) They are highly skilled pilots but in danger of losing their jobs and face an uncertain financial future. The striking aviators of Air India, ... Read more...

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Kanimozhi allowed to attend father’s birthday bash June 3


May 31st, 2012 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) A CBI special court here hearing the 2G case has allowed DMK MP Kanimozhi to visit Tamil Nadu to attend her father and party chief ... Read more...

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CBI misleading courts on Essar: Counsel


May 8th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) The Essar Group Tuesday alleged that the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) was misleading courts about their culpability in the second generation (2G) telecom airwaves ... Read more...

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Essar denies all charges in 2G case


May 7th, 2012 - 9:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) The Essar Group Monday strongly opposed all charges against it in the second generation (2G) telecom airwaves case and told a CBI special court here ... Read more...

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2G: Arguments on charge against Essar, Loop begin


May 3rd, 2012 - 7:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday reiterated that Loop was a front company of the Essar Group and was used to acquire licences and ... Read more...

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Jai Gulabrai looks like an Indian, has the heart of a Ghanaian (With Image)


April 16th, 2012 - 1:10 pm ICT by IANS
Accra, April 16 (IANS) He looks every inch an Indian. But that is all about 67-year-old Jai Gulabrai because he has adapted to all of Ghana's ways and is a ... Read more...

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2G scam: Balwa objects to judge’s intervention


March 20th, 2012 - 10:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 20 (IANS) Swan telecom promoter and 2G scam accused Shahid Usman Balwa and his lawyer Tuesday objected to the special CBI court judge's interventions during cross examination ... Read more...

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Don’t treat 3G in continuation of 2G, TRAI said in 2006: Witness


March 15th, 2012 - 9:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) chairman Nripendra Mishra told a special CBI court Thursday that it had in 2006 recommended to the ... Read more...

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2G: Raja examines ex-telecom regulator (Lead)


March 14th, 2012 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Jailed former communications minister A. Raja, an accused in the 2G case, Wednesday cross-examined prosecution witness and former Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

2G case: CBI to file more documents (Lead)


March 6th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) The CBI was Tuesday allowed by a special court here to present additional documents in the 2G case.Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Special Judge O.P. ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

National competition policy will lower prices: Minister


February 23rd, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) A National Competition Policy will be ready by March 31 with several positive benefits for the country's economy, including lowering of food prices, says Corporate ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Wipro unveils slimmest ultrabook for Indian market


February 21st, 2012 - 7:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Feb 21 (IANS) IT bellwether Wipro Infotech Tuesday unveiled what it claimed to be India's first and slimmest ultrabook for the domestic market spanning enterprise and retail segments.Powered by ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Finnish firm to build world’s first bio-refinery


February 10th, 2012 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 10 (IANS) Finnish firm Kymmene Corporation UPM is going ahead with building the world's first bio-refinery to produce 100,000 tonnes of advanced second generation biodiesel for transportation.Its construction ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

India needs to rebuilt its telecom narrative (Comment)


February 6th, 2012 - 12:02 pm ICT by IANS
Telecom sits on the top of the incredible India story. But the mess, evident in the award of second generation (2G) licences, shows how at least six principal characters worked overtime ... Read more...

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Why Supreme Court judgment on telecom a blow to government (Comment)


February 5th, 2012 - 5:19 pm ICT by IANS
However much Communications and IT Minister Kapil Sibal may seek to defend the government, the verdict on telecom licences by the Supreme Court has dealt a severe blow to the ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Swamy’s plea dismissed, relief for Chidambaram (Afternoon Lead)


February 4th, 2012 - 6:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 4 (IANS) A trial court here Saturday dismissed Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy's plea to make Home Minister P. Chidambaram a co-accused in the 2G case, ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Court blames implementation, not government: Sibal (Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Seeking to put a brave face, Communications Minister Kapil Sibal Thursday said the Supreme Court order on telecom licences did not indict Prime Minister ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

SC cancels 122 ‘arbitrary’ 2G licences, government in trouble (Afternoon Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) In a fresh blow to the government, the Supreme Court Thursday cancelled all 122 licences for 2G spectrum allocated in 2008 and left the ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Supreme Court cancels 2G telecom licences during Raja tenure (Lead)


February 2nd, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday cancelled all 122 licences granted to telecom firms during the tenure of former communications minister A. Raja and left it ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Maruti Suzuki unveils new Swift DZire


February 1st, 2012 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Car maker Maruti Suzuki Wednesday unveiled the second generation compact sedan Swift DZire.The petrol variant of the sedan is priced between Rs.4.79 lakh and Rs.6.54 lakh ... Read more...

Posted in Business |

Penalties on new operators for roll-out delay set aside


January 13th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) The Telecom Disputes Settlement and Appellate Tribunal (TDSAT) Friday set aside the penalty imposed on new operators for the delay in rolling out their networks ... Read more...

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