Apprised Manmohan about spectrum allocation, Raja tells court

Testifying as a defence witness in the 2G spectrum allocation case, former telecom minister A. Raja told a special court here Wednesday that he "apprised" then prime minister Manmohan Singh about various telecom-related issues.

2G case: CBI wants more time to respond to Balwa`s plea

The CBI asked for more time from a court to file its response on Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Balwa`s plea for permission to withdraw the answers he gave in response to the court`s query in the ongoing trial in the 2G scam case.

2G case: Court to record statements of Raja, others from May 5

A Delhi court on Monday fixed May 5 for 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.

Move over 2G, Rajnath Singh attacks Congress` `Jija ji scam`

BJP President Rajnath Singh attacked Rahul Gandhi over alleged land deals involving his brother-in law Robert Vadra, saying just like the 2G scam there is also a "jija ji scam" during the Congress` rule.

Will 2G tainted A Raja gets second term in Nilgiris?

The multi-crore 2G scam seems to be a non-issue for the electorate in Nilgiri (SC) Lok Sabha constituency, where the scam tainted former Telecom Minister DMK`s A Raja is bidding for a second term.

CAG, CVC accused of precipitating `policy paralysis` praised by President

Institutions like CAG and CVC may have drawn flak from the government which blamed them for policy paralysis but President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday praised these bodies and the Election Commission for their impartiality and capacity to take decision with independence.

Jaya takes a dig at Karuna for fielding Raja, Maran

AIADMK supremo J Jayalalithaa on Thursday lambasted DMK for fielding former Union ministers A Raja and Dayanidhi Maran, accused in 2G and Aircel-Maxis cases respectively.

CAG conscience keeper of govt: Pranab Mukherjee

The office of CAG, which hogged limelight for coming up with presumptive loss figures in 2G, CWG and Coal blocks allocation scams, was today termed by President Pranab Mukherjee as the "conscience keeper" of the government.

All procedures followed during adoption of JPC report: Chacko

Against the backdrop of Opposition parties terming the JPC report on 2G scam as a "fraud", panel chief PC Chacko on Wednesday claimed he had followed due procedure in adopting the document and gave members sufficient time to raise objections to the draft.

Speaker clarifies decision on JPC report after BJP`s criticism

In the backdrop of criticism by BJP, the Lok Sabha Secretariat on Tuesday justified the Speaker`s decision not to allow any discussion on JPC report on 2G scam.

Lok Sabha adjourned for day

The Lok Sabha was on Tuesday adjourned for the day and the Rajya Sabha till 2 pm following an uproar over issues including Telangana and the 2G spectrum allocation issue.port on the 2G scam.

2G case: Court records statements of 153 witnesses

Two years after the commencement of trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, a special court today concluded the recording of statement of CBI witnesses in the case involving former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi.

Reject JPC report on 2G, BJP leader tells speaker

Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Yashwant Sinha Saturday wrote to Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar asking her to reject the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) report on 2G spectrum allocation.

Raja`s written submission before JPC not part of 2G report

Former Telecom Minister A Raja`s written submission before the JPC, in which he had claimed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was in the loop over policy decisions, does not form part of the panel`s report on 2G spectrum scam.

Chacko expunges portions of dissent notes on 2G report

Certain portions of the dissent notes on the controversial report on 2G spectrum scam have been "expunged".

JPC report on 2G scam submitted to Lok Sabha Speaker

The controversial report of JPC, which gave a clean chit to PM Manmohan Singh in 2G spectrum scam, was on Tuesday submitted to Lok Sabha Speaker.

‘Samajwadi Party with UPA only to keep communal forces at bay’

Uttar Pradesh CM Akhilesh Yadav said Samajwadi Party is supporting UPA to keep communal forces at bay; while Mulayam said communal forces will be given a befitting reply by the government.

Congress, BJP in war of words over JPC report on 2G scam

A war of words broke out between BJP and Congress over the JPC report on 2G spectrum scam with the opposition terming the document as a "bundle of contradictions".

JPC report on 2G scam a cover-up to protect PM, Chidambaram: BJP

The main opposition party, BJP, on Thursday submitted a dissent note against the Joint Parliamentary Panel`s (JPC) draft report on the 2G spectrum scam, alleging a "cover-up" by the Congress government.

Radia tapes not restricted to 2G spectrum alone: SC

Scrutiny of the tapped conversations of former corporate lobbyist Niira Radia with influential people has revealed that they were not restricted to 2G spectrum alone and "throw light on different" spheres including, recruitment of members in Railway Board, the Supreme Court said on Friday.