Sukhram

  • 1996 Telecom scam: SC asks Sukhram to surrender 05-01-2012 01:32 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has asked former Union Minister Sukhram, convicted in the 1993 telecom scam, to surrender before the trial court. The Delhi High Court had earlier upheld his conviction on the December 21. The court had also upheld the conviction of two others, Runu Ghosh and P...
  • 1996 telecom scam: Sukhram's conviction upheld 21-12-2011 03:06 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday upheld the conviction of Sukhram in a 1996 telecom case. The court also upheld the conviction of two others, Runu Ghosh and P C Rama Rao in the scam. The criminal conspiracy charge against Sukhram has been withdrawn. A trial court had...
  • 1996 telecom scam: HC to hear Sukhram's plea 21-12-2011 12:38 PM

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court will on Wednesday hear the appeals of former telecom minister Sukhram and two others who were convicted in the 1996 Telecom Scam. The court has already suspended Sukhram's 5-year sentence and granted him bail because of his old age and ailments. Earlier, a Delhi...
  • 1996 telecom scam: Ex-minister Sukhram gets bail 28-11-2011 11:30 AM

    New Delhi: In a relief for former telecom minister Sukhram who has been sentenced to five years in jail in the 1996 telecom scam, the Delhi High Court granted him bail on a surety of of Rs 10 lakh and on the condition that he cannot leave the country during...
  • Politicians attacked: Anti-neta anger rising? 24-11-2011 09:24 PM

    New Delhi: Thursday's attack on Union Agriculture Minister Sharad Pawar is the latest in a series of acts of public retribution. In 2009, Home Minister P Chidambaram was target of a shoe attack; journalist Jarnail Singh claimed he was upset at the Congress decision to allow Jagdish Tytler to contest...
  • Who is Pawar attacker Harvinder Singh? 24-11-2011 05:53 PM

    New Delhi: Harvinder Singh, a resident of Rohini in Delhi, slapped Union Minister and NCP Chief Sharad Pawar while shouting slogans against price rise and corruption cases on Thursday. Singh was later arrested by the police and taken to Parliament Street Police Station. When asked why did he attack Pawar,...
  • Sukhram and Raja will be in same jail in Tihar 19-11-2011 06:02 PM

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Minister Sukhram, who was on Saturday awarded 5 years' imprisonment in a telecom scam case, will be lodged in Tihar prisons' jail number 1 which also houses A Raja. According to the Deputy Inspector General of Tihar Prisons, RN Sharma, Sukhram, who was convicted in a...
  • Ex-min Sukhram gets 5 yrs in jail, assaulted 19-11-2011 04:41 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Saturday sentenced former telecom minister Sukhram, convicted in the 1996 telecom scam, to five years in jail. Just minutes after the verdict, Sukhram was attacked by a man in the Rohini courts complex. The incident occurred shortly after Sukhram, who remained out on bail...
  • Held guilty in 1996 scam, Sukhram seeks leniency 19-11-2011 12:21 PM

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Minister Sukhram, convicted for taking Rs 3 lakhs as bribe to give a lucrative contract to a private firm in 1996, on Saturday pleaded for leniency in a Delhi court on grounds of his old age while the CBI called him a "habitual offender" and sought...
  • Sukhram guilty of corruption, sentencing today 19-11-2011 07:12 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi Court on Saturday is expected to announce the quantum of punishment for former Telecom Minister Sukhram. Sukhram was on Friday held guilty by a Delhi court of misusing his official position when he was in the PV Narasimha Rao cabinet and giving undue favour to a...
  • Sukhram convicted in 1996 telecom case 18-11-2011 04:49 PM

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Minister Sukhram has been held guilty by a Delhi court of misusing his official position when he was in the PV Narasimha Rao cabinet and giving undue favour to a cable supply company in a 15-year-old case. Special CBI Judge RP Pandey convicted 84-year-old Sukhram under...
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