2G REPORT

  • News reports do not reflect spirit of my CAG meet speech: Arun Jaitley October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Under attack over his remarks that official auditor should not "sensationalise" its audit findings, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said media did not accurately reflect the spirit of his speech at the CAG conference. "News reports of my speech at the CAG conference do not accurately reflect the spirit of...
  • Ready for amendments in form of dissent notes: PC Chacko April 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Amid demands by opposition members for the outright rejection of the draft report on 2G, JPC Chairman PC Chacko on Monday said he was ready to take their amendments in the form of dissent notes but would not change the text of the documents. "I am willing for a...
  • Sonia should retract her statement against BJP: Prasad November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: In wake of former CAG official RP Singh claiming his comments on PAC chairman Murli Manohar Joshi on the 2G issue were misquoted, BJP on Monday asked Congress president Sonia Gandhi to retract her statement in which she had attacked the main Opposition party. "In light of what RP...
  • CAG 2G report: DMK gives notice for discussion in LS November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: The UPA seems to have played the 2G card ahead of the allparty meet to resolve the parliament deadlock on FDI. Congress ally DMK has given a notice for a discussion under rule 193 on the CAG report on 2G Scam in the Lok Sabha. The notice comes...
  • Former CAG official RP Singh blames Murli Manohar Joshi again November 25, 2012

    RP Singh has again shifted his stance on the 2G report suggesting it was PAC Chairman Manohar manohar Joshi who had interfered in the preparation of the report. ...
  • 'Member of PAC, not Joshi, influenced CAG's 2G report' November 25, 2012

    Former Director General of Audit, Post and Telecommunications, CAG, RP Singh on Saturday made a Uturn on his earlier claim that Public Accounts Committee Chairman and BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi had influenced the 2G report that indicted the government. Speaking to Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate, the exaudit officer said...
  • CAG 2G report row: BJP slams Sonia's remarks November 24, 2012

    The UPA has launched a counterattack on the CAG after one of its former officers claimed that the 2G loss figure was manipulated under the influence of PAC Chief and BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi. ...
  • Manish Tewari dares CAG to join debate on audit process November 24, 2012

    The UPA has launched a counterattack on the CAG after a former auditor claimed the 2G loss figures were manipulated under guidance from PAC chief and BJP leader Murli Manohar Joshi. ...
  • 2G report row: DMK to move motion for debate in Parl November 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The rulingcoalition UPA's key constituent, the DMK will move a motion in Parliament for a discussion on the charges levelled by exCAG audit officer RP Singh against BJP leader and Public Accounts Committee Chairman Murli Manohar Joshi, government sources say. The government is understood to be in favour of...
  • 2G report row: Sonia must apologise, says MM Joshi November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: A seemingly calm and composed Murli Manohar Joshi, senior BJP leader and PAC Chairman, on Friday demanded that UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi apologise for her remark against his party over the latest row over the CAG's 2G report. Speaking to CNNIBN, Joshi said that he would quit PAC if...
  • 2G report row: BJP stands exposed, says Sonia Gandhi November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Congress President Sonia Gandhi wasted no time in attacking the BJP after a CAG officer levelled charges against one of its prominent members saying that he influenced the agency's 2G report. Principal auditor RP Singh had alleged that BJP leader and Chairman of Public Accounts Committee (PAC) MM...
  • Cong demand for probe against CAG absurd: MM Joshi November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: BJP leader and PAC Chairman Murli Manohar Joshi has hit back at the Congress after the latter said a probe must be ordered into the latest allegations to hit the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) over its 2G report. An exauditor of CAG, RP Singh said...
  • Live: Report on Lokpal Bill tabled in RS, LS adjourned till Monday November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: 12.12 pm: Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2.30 pm. 12.07 pm: Select Committee's report on Lokpal Bill tabled in Rajya Sabha amidst much uproar. 12.06 pm: Lok Sabha adjourned till Monday 12 noon: Parliament resumes, uproar continues. Slogan shouting in both Houses continue. 11.04 am: Lok Sabha adjourned after Opposition uproar over FDI...
  • CAG 2G report row: Charges will be discussed in Parliament, says Kamal Nath November 23, 2012

    Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kamal Nath on Friday said that the allegations by CAG principal auditor RP Singh against its 2G report will be discussed in Parliament. ...
  • 2G report row: Govt trying to defame CAG, says Joshi November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Chairman Murli Manohar Joshi of the BJP on Friday refuted charges by exCAG audit officer RP Singh that he had influenced the agency's report on 2G spectrum, saying that they were baseless. Speaking to reporters, Joshi said that the government was merely trying to...
  • 2G report denial by exCAG officer: The big questions November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: The man who authored the CAG's report on 2G spectrum has now said that it is not his report, that it merely carried his signature. Speaking to CNNIBN, exCAG audit officer RP Singh said that the audit was done without guidelines and was influenced by PAC Chairman Murli...
  • CAG's 2G report influenced by MM Joshi: Exaudit officer November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: CAG's exprincipal auditor RP Singh on Friday made startling revelations about the agency's 2G report saying that it was audited without guidelines and influenced by Public Accounts Committee Chairman Murli Manohar Joshi. In an exclusive interview to CNNIBN, Singh further stated that the loss figure of Rs 1.76...
  • 2G: CAG was never under pressure, says Rai November 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) Vinod Rai on Wednesday denied any pressure from any quarter with regard to the 2G spectrum allocation report. Rai said that the CAG had told the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) in January 2010 that the audit report would be ready in six months, hence...
  • 2G: Did Joshi influence the CAG report? November 15, 2011

    New Delhi: In the latest development in controversy surrounding the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) role in the 2G scam report, CNNIBN has accessed a copy of a letter written by CAG RB Singh to Deputy CAG Rekha Gupta. A fresh controversy broke out in 2G case on Tuesday with the...
  • Was pressured to sign 2G report: Lead auditor November 14, 2011

    New Delhi: Lead auditor of the 2G report RP Singh on Monday appeared before the Joint Parliamentary Committee looking into the scam. According to sources, RP Singh has stuck to his stand. He has reportedly said he acted on orders from above. Singh had given a report of estimating the loss...
  • 2G: CAG split out in open ahead of PAC hearing October 29, 2011

    New Delhi: A split in the CAG over the 2G loss figure has come to the fore. CNNIBN has accessed copies of confidential notes that show the lead auditor was forced to take the Comptroller Auditor General's line. The confidential notes were exchanged between Deputy CAG Rekha Gupta and Director General...
  • PAC members stop Joshi from tabling 2G report June 28, 2011

    New Delhi: The Public Accounts Committee members on Tuesday didn't allow PAC Chairman Murli Manohar Joshi to table the 2G report during the PAC meeting. Joshi wanted to bring in the 2G report, but Congress members of the PAC raised objections that once the Speaker has rejected it, the report can't...
  • India at 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai January 31, 2011

    atch all the top news of the day with CNNIBN Editorincheif, Rajdeep Sardesai on 'India at 9'. ...
  • Criminal aspect out of 2G report purview: Patil January 31, 2011

    New Delhi: Justice Shivraj Patil, who investigated the alleged 2G spectrum scam, on Monday claimed that it was not his mandate to look into criminal culpability of those involved in the alleged scam and his report was chiefly concerned with pointing out the irregularities in the implementation of the policies. Speaking...