2G CASE

  • 2G case: SC asks Public Prosecutor to look into allegations against CBI Director Ranjit Sinha September 22, 2014

    New Delhi: In more trouble for Central Bureau Investigation Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Monday asked Special Public Prosecutor (SPP) Anand Grover to look into allegations against Sinha in the 2G spectrum allocation case. Senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan has alleged that Sinha met suspects in the highprofile case. The...
  • 2G case: SC asks CBI Director to file counteraffidavit September 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Director Ranjit Sinha to file a counteraffidavit against the allegations leveled against him by senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan in the 2G spectrum case. SC has adjourned the case till next Monday. Bhushan also submitted the original entry/guest diary...
  • After 2G case, Prashant Bhushan files another plea against CBI director Ranjit Sinha in coal scam September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Supreme Court advocate Prashant Bhushan on Thursday filed a plea seeking CBI director Ranjit Sinha's removal from overseeing the coal scam case. Bhushan alleged that Sinha met an accused in the coal scam regularly. Bhushan had earlier filed a plea with the Supreme Court to keep Sinha away from...
  • SC rejects CBI Director's plea to restrain media from reporting on 2G case September 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday turned down Central Bureau of Investigation Director Ranjit Sinha's plea to restrain media from reporting on the 2G spectrum allocation case on the basis of documents pertaining to the entry list of visitors at his residence. The apex court said that it will take...
  • 2G: Raja accepts meeting Radia at his residence July 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Minister A Raja, an accused in the 2G case, on Monday accepted having met former corporate lobbyist Niira Radia along with then Tata group chairman Ratan Tata at his residence in connection with work of Tata group, but categorically denied having any telephonic conversation with her. "I...
  • 2G case: Court imposes Rs 1 lakh penalty on Shahid Balwa of Swan Telecom May 30, 2014

    New Delhi: A special court on Friday imposed a penalty of Rs one lakh on Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa, who had sought permission to withdraw answers given by him earlier to the court in the 2G scam case trial, while allowing his plea to record afresh his statement...
  • 2G case: A Raja wishes to examine himself as witness May 28, 2014

    Former Telecom Minister A Raja has told a special court that he wishes to depose as a witness to defend himself in the ongoing trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case. "The applicant (Raja) wishes to examine himself as a witness in the present trial," Raja told Special CBI Judge...
  • 2G case: CBI seeks time to file reply on Shahid Balwa's plea May 22, 2014

    CBI on Thursday sought time to file its response before a Delhi court on Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa's plea seeking permission to withdraw the answers given by him earlier in reply to court's query in the ongoing trial in 2G spectrum allocation case. The agency, which was scheduled to...
  • 2G case: Hearing of A Raja's statement adjourned till May 5 April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday adjourned the hearing in the 2G case, giving more time to 17 accused to prepare their statements. The court was supposed to record the statements of former Telecom Minister A Raja and 16 other accused facing trial in the 2G case. However, the accused...
  • Radia tapes: Will offer full cooperation in any inquiry, says Tata Motors October 20, 2013

    New Delhi: As the Supreme Court has asked the CBI to probe corporates and tax officials in Niira Radia's tapes, the Tata Motors on Sunday said that it will offer full cooperation in any inquiry. However, it has denied commenting any specifics saying the matter is a subjudice. Favours allegedly shown...
  • SC dismisses plea of 2G case accused for recalling its orders September 3, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the pleas for recalling its two orders barring the high court from hearing the matters arising out of the 2G spectrum scam and for framing guidelines in a court-monitored probe. The court said the accused in the 2G case have not come out...
  • 2G case: Delhi court dismisses pleas of Essar, another accused seeking joint trial September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday dismissed separate pleas of Essar Teleholdings Ltd (ETHL) and another accused in 2G spectrum scam case seeking a joint trial in the case. "Both applications are dismissed," Special CBI Judge O P Saini said, adding the "trial will continue as it is". The court had...
  • 2G case: Tina Ambani to depose in Delhi court August 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Tina Ambani, the wife of Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Chairman Anil Ambani, is expected to depose before a Delhi court on Friday in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case as a witness. Anil Ambani had been declared a hostile witness on Thursday by special public prosecutor UU Lalit...
  • 2G case: Prosecutor declares Ambani a hostile witness August 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Chairman Anil Ambani, who deposed in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case in a Delhi court on Thursday, has been declared a hostile witness by special public prosecutor UU Lalit. While replying to the questioned posed by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI),...
  • 2G case: Anil Ambani reaches court to depose August 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Chairman Anil Ambani has reached a Delhi court where he will depose as a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) prosecution witness in the 2G spectrum allocation case. There are no charges against Anil Ambani but a unit of his Reliance Communications and three of...
  • 2G scam: Anil Ambani will have to appear before CBI court on Thursday August 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Reliance ADAG Chairman Anil Ambani will have to appear as a CBI witness in the 2G scam case with the Supreme Court on Wednesday refraining from passing any order and the trial court dismissing a plea for deferring his deposition scheduled on Thursday. In an attempt to get...
  • 2G case: SC verdict on Radia tapes likely today August 12, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court verdict on whether the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) can further probe corporate lobbyist Niira Radia's phone conversations is likely to be announced on Monday. The apex court had on August 4 held that these tapes were not private conversations and indeed had an element...
  • Radia tapes are much more than just 2G, says SC August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday slammed the CBI over the Niira Radia tapes, saying the conversations are of very serious nature. The apex court pointed out that the taped conversation included crossborder transactions which have been sidelined by the investigative agency. The court asked as to why no...
  • 2G case: Supreme Court issues notice to Unitech MD Sanjay Chandra August 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has issued a notice to Unitech chairman Sanjay Chandra on the CBI petition's seeking cancellation of his bail in the 2G spectrum allocation case. A bench headed by Justice G S Singhvi granted two weeks time to Chandra to file his response on CBI's petition...
  • 2G: SC pulls up govt for no action on Radia tapes for 5 years August 1, 2013

    New Delhi: b>New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday observed that corporate lobbyist Nira Radia tapes have an element of criminality and needed to be probed further. The court said that these tapes can't be considered as private tapes. The Supreme Court also pulled up the government for sitting on the...
  • 2G case: SC to hear if Nira Radia was involved in the scam July 31, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Tuesday consider whether political lobbyist Nira Radia was involved in the 2G spectrum scam or not. She has been accused of having criminal interference in the case. Bharti Airtel chief Sunil Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia, too, are at the Central Bureau...
  • 2G case: Delhi court issues fresh summons to Anil, Tina Ambani July 27, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday issued fresh summons to Reliance ADA Group Chairman Anil Ambani and his wife Tina Ambani to appear as prosecution witnesses before it next month in the 2G spectrum allocation case. While Anil has been summoned on August 22, Tina has been asked to...
  • I have lost my 'prestige' in the entire 2G saga, says Anil Ambani July 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Reliance ADA Group Chairman Anil Ambani, who has been summoned to depose as a witness in the 2G case, has told the CBI that questions on shell firms allegedly related to his company can be "best answered" by his colleagues as he has "full faith" on them. He...
  • TN: Jaya slams Centre for raising FDI cap in different sectors July 23, 2013

    Chennai: Accusing the UPA government of "heaping hardships on people," Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa on Tuesday flayed its "kneejerk" reaction of increasing FDI cap in different sectors and warned that its "insensitivity" towards people will take its toll soon. "The FDI relaxation announced by the Government of India is...
  • 2G case: SC to hear RTL plea against court order on Anil Ambani July 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday will hear the petition filed by Reliance Telecom Limited challenging a Delhi court order in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case. The Delhi court had summoned Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Chairman Anil Ambani and his wife Tina Ambani as prosecution witnesses in...
  • News 360: BJP announces management team for 2014 Lok Sabha poll July 19, 2013

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday declared its Narendra Modiled team that will manage the campaign for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. Former party chief Nitin Gadkari has been given a prominent role in the team. ...
  • 2G case: Anil, Tina Ambani to depose as witness July 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Chairperson Anil Ambani and his wife Tina will be summoned as prosecution witnesses in the 2G spectrum scam allocation case after a special court on Friday accepted the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) petition to summon the duo and 11 others in the...
  • 2G case: Order on making Anil Ambani a witness likely today July 19, 2013

    New Delhi: A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court in New Delhi is likely to pronounce its order on the CBI's plea to summon Anil Ambani and his wife Tina Ambani prosecution witnesses in the 2G case. The CBI in its plea has said that the Reliance ADA Group...
  • 2G case: Order on making Anil Ambani a witness deferred to July 19 July 17, 2013

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Wednesday reserved its order for July 19 on the CBI's plea seeking to summon Reliance ADA Group Chairman Anil Ambani, his wife Tina Ambani and others as prosecution witnesses in the 2G spectrum case. "Arguments heard. Put up for order on July 19," Special CBI...
  • 2G case: Court to hear CBI's plea on Niira Radia tapes July 9, 2013

    New Delhi: A 2G court on Tuesday will hear the Central Bureau of Investigation's plea for placing on record a CD of 62 conversations of Niira Radia with industrialists, politicians and journalists. The CBI claimed that it has already submitted transcripts of 12 of those conversations. Former telecom minister A...