JPC

Congress for JPC on DDCA'irregularities', seeks Jaitley's removal

Congress leader Ajay Maken on Wednesday said "Jaitley should resign from his post for a fair and impartial probe".

Demand for withdrawal of land bill grows

Farmers and activists on Thursday demanded withdrawal of the NDA government's Land Acquisition law even as members of a parliamentary panel looking into the vexed legislation asked them to press Members of Parliament for support.

Re-promulgation of land ordinance is challenge to Parliamentary democracy: CPI

Attacking the Centre for re-promulgating the land ordinance for the third time, the CPI on Sunday said that the government's move is a challenge to the Parliamentary democracy at a time when the bill was under the scrutiny of the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC).

2G scam: Charge sheet against Raja, Kanimozhi soon

This order, the sources said, could be cited by the agency to nail Kanimozhi, Raja and other accused in this case.

2G accused rakes up Gauhati HC order to seek stay on trial

In a related development, Congress leader Sajjan Kumar sought to declare as "illegal" the probe and charge sheets filed by the CBI in a 1984 anti Sikh riots case against him in the wake of the High Court verdict.

JPC report on 2G scam suppresses truth: Raja

Former union minister of telecommunications A. Raja Wednesday urged the Lok Sabha Speaker to return the JPC report on the 2G scam, saying it was partisan and with political overtones.

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.

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.

Vahanvati knew about first-come-first-served procedure: JPC

The JPC on 2G spectrum allocation has concluded that Attorney General GE Vahanvati was aware of the procedure approved by the Department of Telecommunication on first-come-first served criteria in file notings.

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.

CPI slams JPC`s 2G report as a `cover-up`, `fraud`

CPI on Saturday lambasted the chairman of the JPC on 2G scam, PC Chacko, for presenting a report giving clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Finance Minister P Chidambaram, saying both were "morally and legally" responsible for the enormous losses caused to the exchequer.

2G scam: Contrived majority used to adopt JPC report, says BJP

The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Friday complained that "a contrived majority" was used to adopt the controversial 2G spectrum allocations report at the JPC meeting Friday and said it would give a dissent note.

JPC`s Monday meeting put off

The crucial sitting of the Joint Parliamentary Committee slated to be held on Monday to adopt its controversial draft report on 2G scam has been postponed in view of the National Integration Council (NIC) meeting.

BJP, AIADMK protest manner in which vacancies filled in JPC

Opposition BJP and AIADMK on Friday lodged strong protest over the manner in which two vacancies in the JPC on 2G spectrum scam were filled.

Two RS members appointed to JPC on 2G, BJP protests

2 Rajya Sabha members were appointed to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2G scam amid stiff resistance from BJP which feared "dangerous implications" and stalled proceedings for rest of the day.

Govt put nominated member to JPC to "rig": Jaitley to Ansari

BJP lodged protest with Rajya Sabha Chairman Hamid Ansari against government putting nominated member in JPC on 2G spectrum scam to ensure its majority and alleged this move is aimed at "rigging".

2G: Court fixes August 17 for hearing arguments on Swamy's plea

A special CBI court on Saturday listed for August 17 the arguments on a plea by Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy that the written statement given by former Telecom Minister A Raja to the JPC on 2G scam be placed before court.

JPC meet next week; all eyes on JD(U)

Congress support to JD(U) in Bihar Assembly today lends a new dimension to the much-delayed meeting of the JPC on 2G scam to be held next week.

JPC in 2G spectrum scam likely to meet in June

The much-delayed meeting of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on 2G spectrum scam is expected to take place in June.

Summoning Raja before JPC 'unconstitutional': Chacko

"Article 20 (iii) of the Constitution clearly states no person accused of any offence shall be compelled to be a witness against himself," Chacko said.