Nira Radia

  • Colagate and Radia tapes: Is corporate India now under siege? 22-10-2013 12:11 AM

    The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will stand by the FIR against Aditya Birla group chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla and former coal secretary PC Parakh in the coal blocks allocation scam when it files a status report in the Supreme Court on Tuesday on the investigations. The status report will...
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  • Radia tape: SC orders CBI enquiry into 14 instances of criminality 17-10-2013 04:05 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has ordered a CBI enquiry into 14 instances of criminality in the Niira Radia case. The agency told the court that after examining her conversations with others it has found an element of criminality involved in these conversations. The court said prima facie there appears...
  • Ratan Tata attends SC hearing on Nira Radia tapes 21-08-2013 11:28 AM

    New Delhi: Former Tata Group chief Ratan Tata on Wednesday came to the Supreme Court to attend a hearing in the Nira Radia case. The Supreme Court is hearing a PIL filed by the NGO, Centre for Public Interest Litigation, seeking the tapes to be made public. Ratan Tata himself...
  • 2G case: SC verdict on Radia tapes likely today 12-08-2013 10:05 AM

    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 07-08-2013 03:30 PM

    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 cross-border transactions which have been sidelined by the investigative agency. The court asked as to why no...
  • 2G: SC pulls up govt for no action on Radia tapes for 5 years 01-08-2013 12:50 PM

    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...
  • 2G: Have found criminality in Nira Radia's conversations, CBI tells SC 31-07-2013 03:08 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Wednesday submitted a sealed report on corporate lobbyist Nira Radia's conversations with others pertaining to the 2G spectrum allocation in the Supreme Court. The agency told the court that after examining her conversations with others it has found an element of criminality...
  • CBI seeks to place CD of Radia's conversation in court 28-05-2013 07:05 PM

    New Delhi: CBI on Tuesday moved a Delhi Court seeking permission to place on record a CD of 62 intercepted telephonic conversations of former corporate lobbyist Niira Radia with various persons in connection with the 2G spectrum allocation case. Special Public Prosecutor UU Lalit said out of the 62 taped...
  • Tata was first in line but RCom got 2G licence, Radia tells court 28-05-2013 01:39 PM

    New Delhi: Former corporate lobbyist Nira Radia appeared in a Delhi court on Tuesday as a key prosecution witness in the 2G spectrum case. In her deposition, Radia said that although Tata was first in line for 2G licences for the Delhi circle, the company did not win the bid....
  • 2G: Nira Radia appears in court to testify as prosecution witness 28-05-2013 10:37 AM

    New Delhi: Former corporate lobbyist Nira Radia, a key prosecution witness in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, appeared in a Delhi court on Tuesday to testify. Radia, who was scheduled to appear in court on December 5, 2012, to testify as a CBI witness, had sought three months' time on...
  • Radia called me many times: Raja's former aide 21-12-2011 09:58 PM

    New Delhi: A former aide of A Raja on Wednesday told a local court that corporate lobbyist Nira Radia used to call him "many times" on phone to inquire about the "whereabouts" of former telecom minister. Asservartham Aychar, former additional private secretary of Raja, also claimed that during one of...
  • Submit probe report on Radia tape leakage row: SC 23-11-2011 08:08 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Centre to place before it the report of the probe ordered into the leakage of "classified documents/telephonic intercepts" of corporate lobbyist Nira Radia's conversations with politicians, businessmen and journalists. A bench of justices GS Singhvi and SJ Mukhopadhyay asked Additional Solicitor...
  • Nira Radia quits PR biz, cites health reasons 30-10-2011 06:27 PM

    Nira Radia had been in news in the 2G scam in 2010 when leaked tapes of her conversations appeared in the media. ...
  • Nira Radia quits communication consultancy biz 30-10-2011 04:57 PM

    New Delhi: In a surprise move, Nira Radia, owner and promoter of Vaishnavi Group which has mandate from Tata group and Mukesh Ambani-led RIL, has announced her exit from the business of communication consultancy. "To give precedence to my personal priorities of family and health, I have decided against renewing...
  • Raja's aide names Tatas, Radia in 2G scam 29-07-2011 10:09 PM

    New Delhi: Former telecom minister A Raja's personal secretary RK Chandolia on Friday accused the CBI of selective inaction and claimed that the Tatas and Neera Radia are equal conspirators in the 2G scam and the CBI of deliberately let them off. Pleading not guilty to all the CBI charges,...
  • 2G scam: CBI to quiz Raja, aides again 16-07-2011 05:07 PM

    New Delhi: The CBI will interrogate the former telecom minister A Raja, former telecom secretary Sidharth Behuria and ADAG Group MD Gautam Doshi on Monday in connection with a second chargesheet into the 2G spectrum scam. Patiala House Court accepted CBI's plea to interrogate the three after CBI had sought...
  • BJP says Chidambaram involved in 2G scam 15-06-2011 06:42 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP on Wednesday alleged that the taped conversation between former Telecom Minister A Raja and corporate lobbyist Nira Radia shows that the then finance minister P Chidambaram played a role in the 2G spectrum scam and sought an explanation from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. "There are fairly...
  • 2G scam: Plea against Ambani, Tata rejected 02-06-2011 04:52 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Thursday dismissed pleas for a direction to the CBI to make Reliance ADAG chairman Anil Ambani, Tata group chief Ratan Tata, corporate lobbyist Nira Radia and DMK chief M Karunanidhi's wife Dayalu Ammal, as accused in the 2G spectrum scam. Special CBI Judge OP...
  • 2G licence to Tatas not illegal: CBI 02-06-2011 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) counsel has told the 2G Special Court that there was no irregularity in the granting of 2G licences to the Tata group. This was in response to a petition by a Delhi lawyer seeking the Tatas and corporate lobbyist Nira Radia to...
  • New MHA guidelines to check illegal phone taps 31-05-2011 07:01 AM

    New Delhi: The smokescreen around the secret world of phone taps legal and illegal is all set to clear up. In an unprecedented move, the Union Home Ministry has called police chiefs from across the country on Tuesday on phone tapping. Perhaps keeping in mind the corporate lobbyist Nira Radia...
  • RK Anand to challenge order on Nira Radia book 26-05-2011 06:31 PM

    New Delhi: Lawyer RK Anand will move the Delhi High Court seeking vacation of the stay on release and circulation of his book 'Close encounters with Nira Radia'. "Next week, we will file an application (before the high court) for vacation of stay," he told reporters. The book was released...
  • HC stays release of book on Radia tapes 25-05-2011 03:40 PM

    New Delhi: In a relief to Nira Radia, the Delhi High Court on Wednesday stayed the release and circulation of a book authored by advocate RK Anand on her controversial, tapped telephonic conversation with various high profile individuals. Justice VK Jain accorded the legal relief to Vaishnavi Corporate Communications Director...
  • Make public info about Radia in 2G scam: CIC 23-05-2011 08:54 PM

    New Delhi: The Central Information Commission on Monday directed the CBI to make public information related to corporate lobbyist Niira Radia in the ongoing spectrum allocation scam investigations, overruling the agency's argument that the disclosure would affect probe. The case relates to a Lucknow-based RTI applicant Tanya Thakur who had...
  • 2G: I-T to file status report in SC on Tuesday 01-05-2011 06:18 PM

    New Delhi: The Income Tax department will file its first status report on investigation into tax evasion in the 2G spectrum allocation scam on Tuesday in the Supreme Court. The department, according to sources, has reportedly traced instances of tax evasion in allocation of the new Unified Access Services (UAS)...