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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".

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.

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.

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.

Chacko wants JPC meet before May 10, may seek term extension

Chacko has received a go-ahead from the Congress high command to convene a meeting of the committee to adopt the draft report.

2G Scam: Chacko willing to consider amendments to JPC draft report

Media reports quoted Chacko, as saying that any amendment could be considered if opposition members convince him through discussion about any wrong in the draft instead of indulging in politics.

JPC meet on 2G postponed, new date to be announced

Amid opposition plans to corner the JPC Chairman over clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, the much-talked about meeting of the panel to adopt the draft report on the 2G scam was Thursday postponed following death of a Lok Sabha member.

2G: JPC to meet Thursday; trouble expected on report

The JPC meeting to be held Thursday to adopt the draft report on 2G scam is set to be a stormy affair with Opposition parties readying to corner the Committee's Chairman P C Chacko over clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Finance Minister P Chidambaram.

2G scam: PM should appear before JPC: Yashwant Sinha

In the backdrop of former Telecom Minister A Raja telling the JPC that he took major decisions after consulting the Prime Minister, BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Wednesday asked Manmohan Singh to appear before the panel, saying his silence will "confirm" his involvement in the 2G scam.

2G: Raja hits back, says all decisions taken with PM

Indicted in the draft JPC report, former Telecom Minister A Raja Monday hit back maintaining that "every major decision", including entry fee and non auction of spectrum, was taken after consulting Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and P Chidambaram and Pranab Mukherjee.

A Raja wants to prove innocence in 2G scam case

Raja has repeatedly said that the Prime Minister and Finance Minister P. Chidambaram were in the loop over policy decisions related to 2G spectrum allocation.

Court adjourns additional 2G spectrum allocation case to Apr 29

A Delhi court today fixed April 29 for hearing the matter in additional 2G spectrum allocation case in which Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal, Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia and others have been summoned as accused.

Give weightage to TRAI recommendations: JPC

The draft JPC report on 2G scam, which has triggered a political storm, has said that TRAI recommendations need to be accorded due weightage by the government and its expertise needed to be utilised.

PM or FM have nothing to do with 2G scam: Sibal

Telecommunication Minister Kapil Sibal on Friday said Prime Minister Manmohan Singh or Finance Minister P Chidambaram have nothing to do with the 2G scam.

2G case: PMO insists there was no wrongdoing on its part

It said the Prime Minister had "felt that, under the circumstances, it was not appropriate for the Prime Minister's Office to pronounce on the matter till the subject had been carefully considered by the administrative ministry in consultation with TRAI and other concerned departments."

2G case: Raja unlikely to be allowed to appear before JPC

Despite repeated requests, former Telecom Minister A Raja is unlikely to get a chance to appear before the JPC looking into the 2G spectrum allocation issue.

CBI pulled up for not naming corporate honchos in telecom scam

The court, after hearing CBI's arguments, reserved its order for March 19 on the issue of taking cognisance of the charge sheet.