Sixty-three persons, including
promoters and CEOs of 10 telecom firms have come under its
scanner in the 2G spectrum case, the CBI told the
Supreme Court which expressed satisfaction over the ongoing
Some crucial documents of a
telecom firm given to Department of Telecom for allocation of
2G spectrum to it and forming key evidence in the scam has
gone missing from the Department, CBI told a court here on Monday.
Amid a debate over phone-tapping and making conversations public without authorisation, the Telecom Ministry has proposed a penalty of up to Rs 2 crore on unlawfully tapping, as against just Rs 500 at present.
Union Telecom Minister A Raja Saturday said former Telecom Secretary D S Mathur was part and parcel of all decisions on 2G spectrum allocation over which he is facing the heat from the opposition demanding his resignation.
The DoT may ask two leading private operators-- Bharti Airtel and Tata Communications-- to terminate their contracts with SingTel, which was allegedly offering international long distance services here without a licence.
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.
Inching closer to its first ever global buyout, state-owned BSNL has entered the second round of bidding to acquire a majority stake in Zambia’s leading telecom company Zambia Telecommunications Ltd (Zamtel).
Leading telecom firm Bharti Airtel on Wednesday set up a new unit to drive its foreign expansion, signalling its growth ambitions are intact despite twice failing to reach a deal with South Africa`s MTN.