India News | Reported by A Vaidyanathan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday February 6, 2015
The Supreme Court today recalled its own order and said it will hear the petition of Dayanidhi Maran and his brother Kalanithi against summons in the 2G spectrum scam case on Monday.
India News | Written by A Vaidyanathan | Friday January 9, 2015
The Supreme Court will decide tomorrow whether Sunil Bharti Mittal, the chairman and managing director of Bharti Cellular Ltd and Ravi Ruia, the promoter of Essar Group, will face trial in the additional spectrum case.
India News | Reported by Sunil Prabhu; Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Tuesday December 2, 2014
At a meeting today at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's residence, names of two IPS officers were shortlisted for the post of CBI chief, sources said.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday November 25, 2014
Lawyer-activist Prashant Bhushan has filed a police complaint against CBI director Ranjit Sinha, accusing him of abusing his position to shield men accused in the 2G spectrum scam.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 22, 2014
DMK patriarch M Karunanidhi on Friday slammed media for running an "imaginary ghost haunting" campaign on the spectrum allocation scam which unseated the party from power in 2011 assembly elections despite its impressive performance.
India News | Reported by Ketki Angre, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday September 15, 2014
Congress leader Sanjay Nirupam has sent a legal notice to former auditor Vinod Rai over allegations that he tried to pressure him in the spectrum scam case asking the former watchdog to issue an unconditional written apology.
India News | NDTV.com | Monday September 15, 2014
Former Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai has alleged that ex-Prime Minister Manmohan Singh failed to check corruption duirng his tenure - most notably in 2G spectrum and coal blocks allocation. Mr Rai's estimates of massive losses in these scams had pushed the UPA government into a corner. In his soon-to-be-released book "Not Just an Accoun...
India News | Reported by Sandeep Phukan, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Monday September 15, 2014
Former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh is sticking to his famous silence regarding former national auditor Vinod Rai's remarks on him over 2G scam and Coalgate. Asked about Mr Rai's criticism, Dr Singh today said, "I don't want to comment on what other people say".
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday September 12, 2014
The Congress today tore into former national auditor Vinod Rai, who has sharply criticised former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and also alleged that three party leaders tried to pressure him to keep Dr Singh's name out of his damning reports on spectrum and coal block allocations.
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas; edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 20, 2014
Former Telecom Minister A Raja and parliamentarian Kanimozhi were granted bail today by a Delhi court in a case of money-laundering. Both leaders who are from the Tamil Nadu party the DMK were present in court.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 13, 2014
The Supreme Court on Monday issued a notice to the Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI on a plea by DMK MP Kanimozhi in 2G scam case for quashing of the charges against her in the spectrum allocation scam, claiming she has been falsely implicated in the case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 5, 2014
Former Telecom Minister A Raja, a key accused facing trial in the 2G spectrum case, today sought to drag Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's name in a Delhi court by saying that all actions were taken with his "concurrence" and not "unilaterally".
Press Trust of India | Monday May 5, 2014
The special court has been constituted to deal exclusively with 2G scam related cases.
Elections News | Maya Sharma | Tuesday September 22, 2015
Just how damaging can corruption be as a political issue has been put to the test in the Niligiris, the popular summer tourist destination in Tamil Nadu which is also famous for its tea. Contesting from this Lok Sabha constituency is former Union Telecom Minister A Raja, the prime accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam who is presently out on b...
Elections News | NDTV.com | Thursday April 24, 2014
The DMK's Dalit face, A. Raja, a prime accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, is testing his popularity in the Nilgiris. He has won the constituency two times in a row.
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday April 23, 2014
A Delhi court has fixed May 5 for the commencement of recording of statements of former Telecom Minister A Raja and 16 others facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation case.
Elections News | Sam Daniel, Stalin | Monday April 21, 2014
Campaigning for the 39 Lok Sabha sears in Tamil Nadu, which goes to polls on Thursday, got fiercer with DMK MP Kanimozhi hitting out at chief minister J Jayalalithaa for dragging her name in the 2G scam, insisting that she had no locus-standi to talk about corruption.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 21, 2014
A Delhi court has fixed May 5 for the commencement of recording of statements of former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and 15 others facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation case.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 19, 2014
Taking on former Telecom Minister Dayanidhi Maran of DMK over corruption allegations, AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa today charged him with laying the "basis for the Himalayan" 2G spectrum scam and raked up the Aircel-Maxis deal in which he and his brother Kalanidhi are accused.
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Wednesday April 16, 2014
Former telecom minister A Raja, who is accused in the 2G spectrum scam, has said that he never took the Prime Minister for a ride. "He did not know the telecom policy," Mr Raja told NDTV amid a controversy over two books that imply that Manmohan Singh had no control over his ministers.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
Lambasting Congress and DMK, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Friday said both the parties were responsible for various scams like the 2G spectrum scam and urged voters to choose AIADMK in the Lok Sabha polls to safeguard the interests of the state.
Elections News | NDTV.com | Wednesday April 9, 2014
Congress spokesman PC Chacko, who headed the joint parliamentary committee probing the 2G spectrum allocated scam, had to shift to Chalakudy constituency from Thrissur.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 24, 2014
The Supreme Court today refused to cancel the bail granted to Unitech Ltd Managing Director Sanjay Chandra, an accused in 2G spectrum case, for allegedly trying to "sabotage the trial".
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday December 9, 2013
The controversial report of the JPC, which gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the 2G spectrum scam saying he was "misled" by the then Telecom Minister A Raja, was today tabled in Lok Sabha amid pandemonium.