JPC MEET

  • Crucial JPC meet over 2G scam to be held on Friday September 26, 2013

    The meeting of JPC on 2G scam on Friday is set to be a stormy affair as the panel readies to adopt its controversial draft report which gave clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and indicted former Telecom Minister A Raja. In an embarrassment for Congress, its key UPA ally...
  • 2G: There is no provision to remove JPC chief, says Chacko April 29, 2013

    New Delhi: As the deadlock in Parliament continues, Joint Parliamentary Committee Chairperson PC Chacko has said that the government is not stubborn, but too soft on the Opposition. He said that the date for the meeting of the Joint Parliamentary Committee meeting on the 2G scam will be decided on...
  • 2G: JPC meeting postponed, likely to take place next week April 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The Joint Parliamentary Committee meeting on the 2G scam that was scheduled for Thursday has been postponed. JPC Chairperson PC Chacko said that the next date of the meeting will be finalised after consulting other members. The meeting is likely to take place next week, Chacko said. This came...
  • 2G scam: Crucial JPC meet today, Oppn plans to corner govt April 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) meeting, which will be held in the national capital on Thursday to adopt the draft report on 2G spectrum allocation scam, is expected to be a stormy affair with the Opposition planning to corner the panel's chairperson PC Chacko over clean chit to...
  • 2G scam: BJP to send questions to PM November 8, 2012

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya janata Party (BJP) is ready to send a questionnaire to Prime Minister on the 2G scam instead of demanding his personal appearance before the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC), according to sources. At least five meetings are needed to exhaust the list of witnesses that include Attorney...
  • 2G: BJP ends JPC boycott, to attend meet today November 8, 2012

    New Delhi: After abstaining twice including a much hyped walkout, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will attend the Joint Parliamentary Committee meeting on the 2G probe on Thursday. The BJP, which has six members on the panel, had stayed away from the last two meetings demanding that Prime Minister Manmohan...
  • 2G: Left leaders walk out of JPC meet October 11, 2012

    New Delhi: After the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) boycotted the Joint Parliamentary Committee meet on the 2G Scam, the Left Front leaders also walked out of the meeting on Thursday. CPI leader Gurudas Dasgupta walked out of the meeting demanding that Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Finance Minister P Chidambaram...
  • BJP likely to boycott JPC meet on 2G today October 11, 2012

    New Delhi: BJP is likely to boycott the proceedings of the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Thursday on 2G over the issue of calling Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Finance Minister P Chidambaram as witnesses. "We will continue to boycott the proceedings of the JPC," BJP MP and a member of...
  • 2G scam: BJP members walk out of JPC meet September 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Five Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members walked out of the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) meeting on the 2G spectrum scam on Tuesday after their demand for a list of witnesses to be called was rejected. Congress leader PC Chacko said no witnesses would be called, following which the BJP...