INTUC supports the strike, but its TELCO unit pleads ignorance

The INTUC was in a state of bind over whether to support the two-day strike called by various trade unions as INTUC-affiliated TWU pleaded ignorance about the strike.

DoT to ask auditors to submit report on telcos by Feb 7

The Department of Telecom is likely to ask auditors of three telcos-- Vodafone Essar, Idea Cellular and Bharti Airtel -- to submit their reports by February 7, 2010.