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Etisalat says won’t participate in 2G auction


September 5th, 2012 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Telecom service provider Etisalat Wednesday said it will not participate in the 2G spectrum auction in November."Following the publication by India's Ministry of Communications and ... Read more...

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Telenor’s failure will hit India’s image: Norwegian minister


May 12th, 2012 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 12 (IANS) The failure of Telenor's $3-billion investment in subsidiary Uninor will not only impact India's investment destination image but will also have political repercussions, Norway's Trade ... Read more...

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2G case: Apex court allows review petition withdrawal (Lead)


May 10th, 2012 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court Thursday allowed the government to withdraw its petition seeking a review of the apex court verdict cancelling 122 licences that were allocated ... Read more...

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2G case: Citing parity, Raja seeks bail (Second Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 7:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) A day before his 49th birthday, former telecom minister A. Raja moved a bail application in a special CBI court Wednesday after the Supreme Court ... Read more...

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2G case: Raja seeks bail citing parity (Lead)


May 9th, 2012 - 6:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) A day before his 49th birthday, former telecom minister A. Raja Wednesday moved a bail application in a special CBI court after the Supreme Court ... Read more...

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‘Raja was told to reconsider cut-off date for 2G licences’


April 9th, 2012 - 9:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 9 (IANS) Former telecom secretary D.S. Mathur Monday told a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court that he had asked then telecom minister A. Raja to reconsider ... Read more...

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Defects in Shyam Telelink’s application: Unitech MD


April 3rd, 2012 - 1:16 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 2 (IANS) Unitech Managing Director Sanjay Chandra told a special CBI court Monday that Shyam Telelink Ltd's applications for 2G spectrum licences were required to be ... Read more...

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TDSAT notice to Etisalat on RComm’s Rs.1,200 crore dues


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) The telecom disputes tribunal Thursday served notice to Etisalat DB asking it to reply in two weeks to a Reliance Infratel plea seeking to recover ... Read more...

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Etisalat to shut down India operation


February 22nd, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) Telecom service provider Etisalat DB Wednesday said it will shut down its services in India following the Supreme Court ordering cancelling of 122 spectrum licences, ... Read more...

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Telenor to form new company for India operations


February 21st, 2012 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Norway-based Telenor Group Tuesday said it intends to form a new company through which it would carry on its mobile business in India and participate ... Read more...

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Manmohan to meet key ministers over 2G verdict


February 9th, 2012 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to hold a meeting with his key ministers in the next few days to discuss the Supreme Court ... Read more...

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Tie-up with secular party for next Lok Sabha poll: Karunanidhi (Lead)


February 4th, 2012 - 1:15 am ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) The DMK party would align with a secular party having the nation's interest in mind in the next Lok Sabha elections, party president M. Karunanidhi ... Read more...

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Indian banks can absorb 2G licence losses: Fitch Ratings


February 3rd, 2012 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 3 (IANS) The Indian banking sector should be able to weather the loan losses from the cancellation of second generation (2G) spectrum licences by the Supreme Court ... Read more...

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Order reserved on Swamy plea seeking Chidambaram’s prosecution


January 21st, 2012 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 21 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court Saturday reserved its order on a plea by Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy to haul Home ... Read more...

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2G: Swamy submits documents against Chidambaram (Lead)


January 7th, 2012 - 6:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Seeking to haul make Home Minister P. Chidambaram before a court in the 2G spectrum case, Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy Saturday submitted the ... Read more...

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2G: Swamy submits documents against Chidambaram


January 7th, 2012 - 1:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) Seeking to make Home Minister P. Chidambaram a party to the 2G spectrum case, Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy Saturday submitted the certified copies ... Read more...

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Congress defends Chidambaram, BJP wants his ouster (Roundup)


September 24th, 2011 - 1:23 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) The Congress Friday defended union Home Minister P. Chidambaram as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) asked for his resignation, citing a finance ministry note ... Read more...

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Sonia asks party leaders to back Chidambaram


September 23rd, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 23 (IANS) As speculation mounts on the equation between Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee and Home Minister P. Chidambaram, who has been named in the 2G scam, ... Read more...

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2G scam: 17 accused end arguments on charges


August 25th, 2011 - 10:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 25 (IANS) Former communications minister A. Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and 15 other accused Thursday concluded arguments on framing of charges in the 2G spectrum allocation scam ... Read more...

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Reliance Communications says equity in Swan was within limits


August 10th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) Reliance Communications Wednesday told a special CBI court on second generation (2G) spectrum allocation case that its holdings in Swan Telecom at the time of ... Read more...

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Question hour cancelled in both houses (Lead)


August 2nd, 2011 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Both houses of parliament were adjourned till 12 noon Tuesday forcing cancellation of the crucial question hour for the second successive day.Trouble began as ... Read more...

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BJP wants discussion on PM’s role in 2G scam (Lead)


August 1st, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said Monday that it wanted an urgent discussion in parliament on the role of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and ... Read more...

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Government responsible for 2G mess, didn’t listen: Behura


July 27th, 2011 - 9:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 27 (IANS) The government is responsible for the 2G "mess", jailed former telecom secretary Siddhartha Behura said Wednesday, accusing the powers that be of not listening ... Read more...

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BJP to CBI: Probe Chidambaram’s involvement in 2G


July 15th, 2011 - 5:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to probe the role of Home Minister P. Chidambaram in the ... Read more...

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‘Maran rejected key telecom pricing proposal’


July 7th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) Dayanidhi Maran, who quit the union cabinet Thursday, in 2006 rejected a key proposal from ministry of finance when he was communication minister that ... Read more...

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Congress discusses Telangana, Maran


July 6th, 2011 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) The Congress Core Committee met here Wednesday and discussed the mass resignations of Andhra Pradesh lawmakers to press for creation of a separate Telangana ... Read more...

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Finance ministry officials brief JPC on 2G scam


June 8th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) Officials of India's economic intelligence agencies Wednesday met the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) to brief the panel on their investigations into the alleged financial irregularities ... Read more...

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CBI clean chit to Tata in 2G case


June 2nd, 2011 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Thursday said the Tatas had done nothing wrong to get 2G licences, thus giving a clean chit to the ... Read more...

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No plans to summon Vajpayee: JPC


June 1st, 2011 - 8:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 1 (IANS) The joint parliamentary committee examining India's telecom pricing policy from 1998 to 2008 Wednesday denied it would summon ailing former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee ... Read more...

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2G scam: Five corporate honchos’ bail verdict Monday


May 22nd, 2011 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) The Delhi High Court will Monday pronounce its verdict on the bail plea of five senior corporate executives accused in the second generation (2G) spectrum ... Read more...

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JPC asks CAG to explain how 2G loss is Rs.1.76 lakh crore


May 19th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probing the alleged irregularities in the allocation of 2G spectrum licences Thursday decided to call the government auditor to ... Read more...

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2G scam: Order on bail pleas of five executives reserved (Lead)


May 9th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 9 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday reserved its order on the bail pleas of five corporate executives named co-accused in the second generation (2G) telecom spectrum ... Read more...

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Bharti Airtel quarterly net income decreases 31.46 percent


May 5th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 5 (IANS) Telecom giant Bharti Airtel Thursday reported 31.46 percent decline in its net income for the quarter ended March 31 at Rs.1,401 crore as against Rs.2,044 ... Read more...

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PAC on 2G: Manmohan gets clean chit, PMO in dock


April 27th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) A parliamentary panel in its draft report on the 2G spectrum case has given a clean chit to Manmohan Singh but criticised the Prime ... Read more...

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PAC calls Nair, Chandrasekhar for 2G probe questioning


April 7th, 2011 - 9:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Amid a turf war with the Joint Parliamentary Committee, parliament's Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has decided to call the principal secretary to the prime ... Read more...

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