CPI seeks LS discussion on `politically-motivated` JPC report on telecom licences

CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta on Saturday sought a discussion in Parliament on the report of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on the pricing of telecom licences and spectrum, saying it was "never placed" for a debate but just voted out.

2G scam: Loop CEO questioned by CBI

CBI is investigating whether Loop acted as a front for
Essar group in getting telecom licences in alleged violation
of rules, an allegation refuted by Essar group.

No deviation from rules in awarding telecom licences: Raja

Telecom Minister A Raja on Tuesday
said he followed the same procedures as his predecessors in
awarding licences and allotting spectrum and decisions were
taken in conformity with the opinion of the top law officer.

Govt seeks TRAI view on capping number of players in a circle

The government has sought TRAI`s
opinion on the possibility of capping the number of operators
per circle, a move, if it materialises, will seal the fate of
343 applications for telecom licences.