Swan Telecom

  • 2G accused rakes up Gauhati HC order to seek stay on trial 08-11-2013 10:26 PM

    The 2G spectrum scam accused, on Friday, sought a stay on the proceedings of the case in a Delhi court in the wake of the ruling of the Gauhati High Court holding as "unconstitutional" the setting up of the CBI. The accused, including former Telecom Minister and DMK leader A...
  • 2G case: CBI opposes Balwa's plea, says he went abroad without permission 02-09-2013 04:20 PM

    CBI on Monday opposed in a Delhi court the plea of Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Usman Balwa, facing trial in the 2G spectrum case, seeking exemption from personal appearance, saying the agency has got "information" that he has travelled abroad without prior permission. The agency made this statement in the...
  • 2G case: Anil Ambani reaches court to depose 22-08-2013 09:29 AM

    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...
  • 2G case: Anil, Tina Ambani to depose as witness 19-07-2013 03:54 PM

    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 19-07-2013 12:10 PM

    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 17-07-2013 03:10 PM

    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...
  • 2G: CBI wants Anil Ambani, wife Tina to depose as witnesses 30-05-2013 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation has sought Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG) chairman Anil Ambani and his wife Tina to depose as witnesses in the ongoing 2G scam trial. A Times of India report says the CBI wants the Ambanis in the ongoing trial in a special court...
  • 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 scam: Niira Radia likely to appear in court on May 28 09-05-2013 05:25 PM

    New Delhi: Former corporate lobbyist Niira Radia, a key prosecution witness in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, is likely to appear before a Delhi court on May 28 to depose in the case. The CBI on Thursday submitted before Special CBI Judge OP Saini its list of prosecution witnesses to...
  • 2G scam: Witness says 4 counters set up for LoIs 11-12-2012 08:03 PM

    New Delhi: A former top Department of Telecom official on Tuesday told a Delhi court trying the 2G case that four counters were set up for distribution of letters of intent to eligible telecom firms on January 10, 2008 as only four directors were available in the Access Service Cell...
  • 2G: A day after Kani, Shahid Balwa too gets bail 29-11-2011 02:51 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday granted bail to Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Balwa in the 2G spectrum scam case. The Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI) had earlier told the court that it is not opposed to the bail plea of Balwa. The bail conditions of Balwa's bail are...
  • 2G: Court reserves order on Shahid Balwa's bail 29-11-2011 11:31 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Tuesday reserved its order on bail plea of Swan Telecom promoter Shahid Balwa in the 2G spectrum scam case. The Central Bureau Of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday had told the court that it is not opposed to the bail plea of Balwa. The CBI...
  • 2G: Bail hearing for accused managers today 23-11-2011 06:26 AM

    New Delhi: As the 2G scam trial moves to Tihar jail, on Wednesday the Supreme Court will deliver its verdict on the bail pleas of Unitech's Managing Director Sanjay Chandra, Swan Telecom's Director Vinod Goenka as well of Reliance ADAG officials Gautam Doshi, Hari Nair and Surendra Pipara. All five...
  • Charges against the accused in 2G case 11-11-2011 01:09 PM

    New Delhi: Former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi along with 12 other people and three companies, who have been accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam case, have been charged under Indian Penal Code Section 409 (criminal breach of trust by public servant, or by banker, merchant or...
  • Reliance officials feel the heat on day 1 of 2G trial 11-11-2011 01:01 PM

    New Delhi: The trial in the biggest corruption case in the country got off to a noisy start in the court of Special Central Bureau of Investigation Judge OP Saini in New Delhi on Friday. As soon as the trial in the 2G spectrum allocation scam began the defence counsel...
  • 2G: Law Ministry comes to Swan, RCom's rescue 08-11-2011 04:24 PM

    New Delhi: In what could be a major relief for Reliance and Swan telecom, the Law Ministry has trashed attempts by the Telecom Ministry to cancel the latter's licences. In fact the Union Law Minister, Salman Khurshid, has said that it is an attempt to trip the telecom operator. A...
  • 2G: relief for Swan, RCom; DoT to check ties 08-11-2011 03:10 PM

    New Delhi: In what may come as some relief for Swan Telecom and Reliance Telecom, both of which are under investigation in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, the Law Ministry has told the Department of Telecom to do a detailed study of the crossholding pattern in the two companies before...
  • 2G: Bail hearing of 5 corporate executives today 31-10-2011 07:13 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday will hear the bail pleas of five corporate executives involved in the 2G scam. Unitech Wireless' MD Sanjay Chandra, Swan Telecom's Director Vinod Goenka and Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani group's executives Hari Nair, Gautam Doshi and Surrendra Pipara will be appearing in court...
  • 2G: CBI to oppose bail to corporate executives 30-10-2011 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: The CBI will oppose the bail of five corporate executives in the Supreme Court which will hear their petitions on Monday, in connection with the 2G scam, days after it did not object to the bail pleas of DMK MP Kanimozhi and four others in the trial court....
  • 2G: Etisalat to contest charges against it 24-10-2011 11:34 AM

    Dubai: UAE's telecom giant Etisalat has said that its Indian affiliate Etisalat DB would contest charges filed against it by the authorities relating to the allocation of 2G licence in January 2008. "Etisalat would like to inform you that on October 22nd, 2011, charges were framed against Swan Telecom, in...
  • 2G spectrum scam case: What the charges are 22-10-2011 12:32 PM

    All 17 accused in the 2G scam case were charged under IPC Section 409. Here are the details of all of the charges. ...
  • Swan may lose 2G licence as DoT readies notice 09-10-2011 07:12 AM

    New Delhi: The Department of Telecom has decided to terminate 13 UAS licences issued to Swan Telecom, the company alleged to be a beneficiary of the 2G scam. It has also been accused of acting as a front for Reliance Telecom. The DoT has now sought a second opinion from...
  • 2G: Focus now shifts to Anil Ambani 29-09-2011 10:06 PM

    New Delhi: Months after the CBI arrested three Reliance top executives in the 2G scam case, the focus has now turned on the chairman of the ADAG group, Anil Ambani himself. CBI defending its investigation in the 2G scam, submitted in the Supreme Court that role of Anil Ambani and...
  • 2G: relief for Unitech, no money trail found 29-08-2011 07:32 PM

    New Delhi: There seems to be some relief for Unitech Wireless in the 2G spectrum allocation scam with the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) saying that there was no quid pro quo by the company. The CBI in its closing argument also said that no money trail that could implicate...
  • Reliance Telecom denies role in 2G scam 12-08-2011 07:55 PM

    New Delhi: Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group (ADAG) company Reliance Telecom Ltd (RTL), an accused in 2G spectrum case, on Friday told a Delhi court that it did no wrong and has been framed because of its big name. "Why I (RTL) am treated differently? Why different standards were used for...
  • 2G: RCom denies having sizeable equity in Swan 10-08-2011 01:41 PM

    New Delhi: Reliance Telecom Ltd, one of the accused firms in the 2G case, on Wednesday told a Delhi court that it did not hold substantial equity in Swan Telecom at the time of grant of spectrum licences. "No criminal case is made out against Reliance Telecom Ltd (RTL) as...
  • 2G: CBI to reply on Chandra, Goenka's bail pleas 09-08-2011 11:57 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notice to the CBI seeking its response on the bail pleas of Unitech Wireless' Managing Director Sanjay Chandra and Director of Swan Telecom Vinod Goenka, accused in the 2G scam case. A bench comprising justices GS Singhvi and HL Dattu asked the...
  • Swan says it is not 2G co-conspirator 05-08-2011 08:13 PM

    New Delhi: Swan Telecom on Friday sought its discharge from the 2G case by claiming in a Delhi court that it cannot be held a co-conspirator with former Telecom Minister A Raja as besides it, many firms, including Tata Teleservices and Datacom, were also ready with demand drafts of Rs...
  • 2G: Rs 1.76 lakh cr loss hypothetical, says Swan 04-08-2011 05:59 PM

    New Delhi: The affordable billing of 1 paise per second could not have become a reality had government auctioned 2G licenses as suggested by CAG, Swan Telecom on Thursday told a Delhi court and sought discharge on saying the "hypothetical" loss of Rs 1.76 lakh crore cannot be a ground...