Water, power to be cut for non-payment, Delhi HC warns politicians

Taking serious note of mounting civic amenities' dues of MPs, politicians and political parties, the Delhi High Court on Friday said payments for current use cannot spill over beyond three months, after which non-payment can lead to snapping of their water, power and telephone connections.

Man freed in rape case as physical relations were consensual

A man working with MTNL has been acquitted of the charges of raping and having unnatural sex with a 38-year-old woman by a Delhi court which said they had an extra-marital affair and the physical relations between them were consensual.

Airtel Zero, internet.Org defeat Net Neutrality concept: MTNL
Airtel Zero, internet.Org defeat Net Neutrality concept: MTNL

State-run MTNL has said Bharti Airtel's 'zero rating plan' and RCom's 'internet.Org' scheme defeat the basic concept of Net Neutrality and such pacts should not be allowed as they affect economic interests of small telecom operators.

Family of MTNL employee get nearly 42 lakh compensation

The family members of a MTNL employee, who died in a road accident in 2009, have been awarded a compensation of nearly Rs 42 lakh by a motor accident claims tribunal (MACT) here.

Sexual harassment charge: HC seeks response from MTNL

The Delhi High Court has sought response from MTNL on a woman employee`s charge that she was subjected to sexual harassment by her male colleagues.

CWG scam: CBI closes MTNL data network case

After 18 months of probe, CBI closed investigation in Commonwealth Games projects related to inflation of cost by MTNL in setting up a broadcast network for the sports event by nearly Rs 400 crore.

SC notice to CBI on PIL for inquiry against Maran

The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to the CBI and BSNL on a plea for inquiry against DMK leader Dayanidhi Maran.

Three MTNL engineers given 3 yrs jail term in corruption case

An executive engineer and two other officials of MTNL were sentenced to 3 years in jail for paying Rs 3 lakhs to some private builders for repairing the floors of a Sanchar Haat, which was never done.

`Public Work should not affect other`s business`

Works carried out by government
agencies at public places should not hamper business of

Delhi: Fire in Shastri Bhavan

A fire broke out in the first
floor office of MTNL in Shastri Bhavan here this morning, fire
brigade officials said.

CWG: CBI files case against four MTNL officials

CBI registered a case against four officials of the state-owned MTNL and employees of private company for irregularities in broadcast network contract for the 2010 Commonwealth Games (CWG), an official said Wednesday.

Two top MTNL officials under CBI scanner for scheme fraud

An FIR was registered against two
top officials, some of their juniors in the government-run
telecom service provider MTNL and nine distributors for
allegedly cheating the firm to the tune of Rs seven crore.

Delhi HC questions DoT on MTNL CMD Sinha`s extension

In a bizarre case, government counsels on Thursday told the Delhi High Court that R S P Sinha is still the CMD of telecom PSU MTNL despite his reported resignation earlier this week inviting some strong comments from the Bench.

BSNL selloff likely soon, no BSNL-MTNL merger: Pitroda

The Prime Minister`s IT advisor Sam Pitroda today said the Government is not planning to merge BSNL and MTNL, but efforts are on to sell stake in BSNL.

MTNL puts overseas acquisition on hold, keen to parnter BSNL

State-run MTNL has put its
overseas acquisitions plans on the backburner for the time
being as it decides to focus on improving its marketshare in
Delhi and Mumbai--the only places where it operates.

Delhi HC rejects MTNL CMD`s plea for call details

The Delhi HC rejected MTNL Chairman-cum-MD RSP Sinha`s
request to give details of his phone calls intercepted by CBI
regarding his alleged involvement with a conduit in the tender
given to equipment supplier Motorola in 1999.

MNP not before April, says BSNL, MTNL

Both BSNL and MTNL are set to miss the mobile number portability (MNP) deadline of December 31.

MTNL unveils one paisa per second plan for all calls

State-run MTNL today became the
latest telco to offer one paisa per second call rate under the
pay-per-second plan.