Goolam E Vahanvati

Vahanvati leaves behind 'rich legacy': Sonia Gandhi

Recalling Goolam E Vahanvati's work during 10 years of UPA rule, Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday condoled the former Attorney General's death and said he has left behind a "rich legacy, both as a lawyer and a fine human being".

Sep 04, 2014, 22:54 PM IST

Coal blocks allocation: Centre tells SC something went wrong

The Centre on Thursday admitted before the Supreme Court that something went wrong with the coal blocks allocation and that it could have been done in a more refined manner.

Jan 09, 2014, 13:57 PM IST

Coal scam: Something went wrong in blocks allocation, Centre tells SC

The Centre Wednesday admitted before the Supreme Court that something went wrong with the coal blocks allocation and that it could have been done in a more refined manner.

Jan 09, 2014, 13:56 PM IST

Govt rejects EC suggestion on cooling off period for bureaucrats taking political plunge

A recommendation of the Election Commission for a "cooling off period" to bar top bureaucrats from joining politics or contesting polls immediately on exit from service has been rejected by the government.

Oct 06, 2013, 13:23 PM IST

Vahanvati briefs GoM on CBI autonomy

The Group of Ministers on the empowerment of CBI were on Friday briefed by Attorney General Goolam E Vahanvati on the Supreme Court order asking the government to suggest ways for empowering the agency.

Jun 01, 2013, 00:17 AM IST

Make public Vahanvati`s advice to Raja: CIC

The CIC directed Telecom Ministry to make public advice tendered by the then Solicitor General Goolam E Vahanvati to A
Raja on 2G spectrum issues.

Nov 14, 2011, 18:20 PM IST

2G spectrum case: A-G Vahanvati quizzed by CBI

Widening its probe in the 2G spectrum allocation case, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has questioned Attorney General G.E. Vahanvati on the legal advice he is said to have tendered in his role as the solicitor general to then communication minister A. Raja on the allotment of spectrum, informed sources said.

Mar 16, 2011, 17:58 PM IST