Aug 01, 2012 06:13 PM IST
The Cabinet is likely to discuss tomorrow the reserve price and usage charges of spectrum that is to be auctioned as per the Supreme Court order.
- Jul 30, 2012 03:49 PM IST
Russia is considering retaliatory action against the Indian government over the Sistema Licence issue.
- Jul 26, 2012 02:54 PM IST
Russian telecom major Sistema has filed a curative petition at the Supreme Court. According to CNBC-TV18 reports, the petition seeks a review of the 2G licence cancellation. It argues that Sistema was the lone CDMA bidder.
- Jul 23, 2012 09:21 PM IST
In a relief to telecom operators, the Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) is believed to have suggested setting a 20% lower base or bid start price at Rs 14,111-15,111 crore for the proposed spectrum auction.
- Jul 23, 2012 04:58 PM IST
Telecom tribunal TDSAT has adjourned the hearing on the plea of GSM lobby group COAI and leading operators Bharti Airtel, Vodafone and Idea to direct the government to cancel the GSM licence and spectrum given to Tata group companies TTSL and TTML in 2008.
- Jul 18, 2012 06:00 PM IST
Former Telecom Minister A Raja and DMK MP Kanimozhi, facing trial in the 2G spectrum case, were today exempted by a a Delhi court from appearing before it tomoorow to cast their votes in the Presidential polls.
- Jul 11, 2012 07:00 PM IST
The Supreme Court was today asked to refrain itself from giving any "help" to the Centre by entertaining the Presidential reference arising out of the 2G spectrum verdict as it would cause "impediment" and have "deep impact" on the trial of the case involving former Telecom Minister A Raja.
- Jul 09, 2012 04:00 PM IST
The Delhi High Court today sought CBI's stand on former Telecommunication Minister A Raja's plea challenging the trial court's order on framing of charges against him in the 2G spectrum allocation case.
- Jul 06, 2012 06:52 PM IST
Former Telecom Minister A Raja, key accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, was today allowed by a Delhi court to visit his home constituency Nilgiris in Tamil Nadu this weekend for two days.
- Jun 22, 2012 09:45 PM IST
The government says IOC, HPCL and BPCL will lose Rs 43,000 crore selling subsidised LPG cylinders and so the government is now looking to cap LPG cylinders per family at 6. But our parliamentarians and MPs should be the first to practice what they preach reports CNBC-TV18‘s Nayantara Rai.
- Jun 10, 2012 10:50 PM IST
Former Telecom Minister A Raja, who is prime accused in the 2G scam, today lashed out at certain political parties and the media for "blowing out of proportion the false charges" against him on the spectrum issue.
- Jun 08, 2012 07:00 PM IST
Raja arrives to a rousing reception
- Jun 07, 2012 06:25 PM IST
An Empowered Group of Ministers, headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, will discuss the base price of spectrum, to be auctioned to operators, in its next meet, an official said today.
- Jun 06, 2012 02:00 PM IST
Former Telecom Minister and key accused in the 2G scam case, A Raja, was today allowed by a Delhi court to visit his home state Tamil Nadu between June 8 and June 30.
- May 29, 2012 07:52 PM IST
Former Telecom Secretary Siddharth Behura, facing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation case, today moved a Delhi court for permission to visit his children abroad.
- May 28, 2012 10:08 PM IST
An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM), headed by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee, will meet on June 5 to decide on the base price for the much-awaited auction of telecom spectrum. "The EGoM will meet on June 5," Department of Telecom Secretary R Chandrashekhar told reporters here.
- May 16, 2012 03:11 PM IST
A Raja, the prime accused in 2G spectrum scam, on Wednesday came to Parliament a day after being released from Tihar jail where he was lodged after his arrest in the case on February 1 last year.
- May 15, 2012 04:56 PM IST
Reacting to former telecom minister A Raja's release today, BJP said he is not the only culprit in the 2G spectrum scam and the probe into the matter should tighten its noose around all those who have escaped action in the matter till now.
- May 15, 2012 01:46 PM IST
Enforcement Directorate (ED) is probing money laundering cases against Bharti Airtel, Minister of State for Finance SS Palanimanickam informed the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday.
- May 15, 2012 12:40 PM IST
It is a crucial day for former telecom minister A Raja. After 15 months in the jail over the 2G scam, the 2G Trial Court has granted bail to Raja. This is the first time that he has sought bail in the 15 months that he's been in jail since his arrest in February, 2011.
- May 15, 2012 08:32 AM IST
It is a crucial day for former telecom minister A Raja. After 15 months in the jail over the 2G scam, a Delhi court is likely to pronounce its verdict on his bail plea. This is the first time that he has sought bail in the 15 months that he's been in jail since his arrest in February, 2011.
- May 14, 2012 08:53 AM IST
Despite pressure from industry, telecom regulator TRAI on Sunday stood by its recommendation of high base price for auction of spectrum saying the increase in the tariff can be absorbed by operators, but gave marginal relief in the price of frequencies being used for CDMA services.
- May 11, 2012 02:26 PM IST
A Delhi court on Friday reserved the order on former telecom minister A Raja's bail plea till May 15 in the 2G spectrum scam case. Raja had applied for bail for the first time since he was jailed 15 months ago.
- May 09, 2012 05:00 PM IST
The 2G case took a new twist on Wednesday with Siddharth Behura, the former telecom secretary being granted bail. After this development, former telecom minister, A Raja, one of the prime accused in the 2G case, has applied for bail after a 16-month stint in jail.
- May 05, 2012 10:52 AM IST
Chief executives of telecom companies are likely to meet Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal on Monday, the second meeting in a week, on the issue of high base price fixed for auction of 2G spectrum.