Sunil Mittal

  • Bharti Enterprises announces top level changes 28-01-2014 06:04 PM

    In top level organisational changes, Bharti Enterprises on Tuesday elevated Gopal Vittal to head Airtel's operations in India and South Asia. Vittal is currently Airtel's joint MD ~~amp;amp; CEO (India). Manoj Kohli will also relinquish his position as MD ~~amp;amp; CEO (International) Bharti Airtel and will take over as MD...
  • 2G: Those not charged can be tried if there's evidence, says SC 10-01-2014 11:49 AM

    New Delhi: Hearing a plea in the 2G scam, the Supreme Court has said that a person can be tried by a court even if he or she is not made an accused or if their name is not in a chargesheet. The court has said that, however, this can...
  • 2G spectrum: Hearing against Sunil Mittal, Ravi Ruia on October 28 26-08-2013 12:52 PM

    A Delhi court on Monday fixed October 28 for hearing the additional spectrum case in which Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal, Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia and others have been summoned as an accused. Special CBI Judge O P Saini adjourned Monday's proceedings in the case as Mittal and Ruia...
  • 2G spectrum case: Hearing deferred till Aug 26 14-08-2013 01:53 PM

    A Delhi court on Wednesday adjourned till August 26 the additional spectrum case with the counsel appearing for Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia informing it that the matter is listed for hearing before the Supreme Court. Senior advocate Harish Salve, who appeared for Ruia,...
  • 2G scam: Court asks Mittal, Ruia to seek clarification from SC 31-07-2013 07:25 PM

    New Delhi: Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia were on Wednesday told by a Delhi court that there was "no stay" on the proceedings before it in the additional spectrum allocation scam case and they could seek clarification on this issue from the Supreme Court....
  • 2G spectrum scam: Court fixes July 8 for proceedings 29-04-2013 01:24 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday fixed July 8 for further proceedings in the additional 2G spectrum allocation case in which Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal, Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia and others have been summoned as accused. Special CBI Judge OP Saini deferred the matter as the Supreme...
  • 2G case: SC exempts Sunil Mittal from personal apperance 26-04-2013 03:40 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday exempted Bharti Airtel CMD Sunil Mittal from personal appearance in a trial court in connection with a 2G spectrum allocation case. The apex court formally issued a notice on Mittal's plea and asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to submit its reply...
  • 2G case: New bench to hear Mittal, Ruia's pleas in SC 23-04-2013 08:48 PM

    New Delhi: After recusal of two judges, a new bench has been constituted in the Supreme Court to hear the petitions of Bharti Cellular Ltd CMD Sunil Bharti Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia in a case of alleged irregularities related to allocation of additional 2G spectrum in 2002....
  • 2G case: Court adjourns matter to April 29 22-04-2013 11:30 AM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday fixed April 29 for hearing the matter in additional 2G spectrum allocation case in which Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal, Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia and others have been summoned as accused. Mittal, Ruia and former Telecom Secretary Shyamal Ghosh appeared before Special...
  • 2G: Sunil Mittal, Ravi Ruia to appear before SC today 18-04-2013 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: Bharti Cellular Ltd CMD Sunil Bharti Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia will appear in the Supreme Court on Thursday to challenge a special 2G court summons issued to them. It has been alleged that Airtel was allotted extra spectrum during the NDA regime by the then...
  • 2G case: Mittal, Ruia furnish personal bonds in court 16-04-2013 11:30 AM

    New Delhi: Bharti Cellular CMD Sunil Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia on Tuesday appeared in a Delhi court in connection with the additional 2G spectrum allocation case and furnished personal bonds in pursuance of the Supreme Court's direction. Both the accused placed on record the apex court's order...
  • SC defers proceedings against Sunil Mittal, Ravi Ruia 15-04-2013 06:56 PM

    New Delhi: With one of the judges recusing himself, the Supreme Court on Monday deferred the hearing till Thursday on the pleas of Bharti Cellular Ltd CMD Sunil Bharti Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia challenging the summons issued to them as accused in a graft case related to...
  • SC defers Sunil Mittal summons to April 22 15-04-2013 05:05 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has asked a lower court to defer until April 22 summons to Bharti Airtel Ltd Chairman Sunil Mittal in a case over alleged corruption in allocation of mobile airwaves. The apex court deferred the summons as it will continue hearing Mittal's plea seeking to have...
  • SC to hear Sunil Mittal, Ravi Ruia's petition in 2G case 15-04-2013 07:30 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will take up Bharti Airtel Chairman Sunil Mittal and Essar Group promoter Ravi Ruia's petition challenging the summons of the CBI special court on Monday in a case related to alleged irregularities in the allocation of mobile phone bandwidth during the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance...
  • 2G case: SC hearing on Mittal, Ruia pleas on April 15 11-04-2013 09:23 PM

    New Delhi: Bharti CMD Sunil Mittal and Essar group promoter Ravi Ruia, who have been summoned as accused in the additional 2G spectrum allocation case, on Thursday appeared in a Delhi court which posted the matter for further proceedings on April 16. Mittal's counsel placed before special CBI judge OP...
  • 2G spectrum allocation case: Mittal, Ruia appear in court 11-04-2013 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: Bharti CMD Sunil Mittal and Essar group promoter Ravi Ruia, who have been summoned as accused in the additional 2G spectrum allocation case, on Thursday appeared in a Delhi court which posted the matter for further proceedings on April 16. Mittal's counsel placed before special CBI judge OP...
  • SC to hear appeals filed by Bharti Airtel, Idea and Vodafone in 3G services case 11-04-2013 08:35 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Thursday hear appeals filed by Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular and Vodafone in response to notices sent to them regarding discontinuation of their 3G services in unlicensed cities. On April 8, the Apex Court had directed the telecom department to not take any 'coercive...
  • Week's breather for Sunil Mittal, six others in 2G case 09-04-2013 05:13 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday offered partial relief to Bharti Airtel chief Sunil Mittal and six others by directing the 2G case trial court not to withhold hearing till April 16, 2013 but also said it was free to proceed against any person not named in a charge...
  • SC to hear pleas of Sunil Mittal, Airtel today 08-04-2013 08:30 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday will hear the case against Bharti Cellular's CMD Sunil Bharti Mittal. He is one of the accused in allocation of 2G spectrum on 2002. However Mittal has contended that he cannot be singularly blamed for the alleged acts of the firm. A bench...
  • Supreme Court to hear pleas of Sunil Mittal, Airtel on Monday 07-04-2013 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will hear tomorrow a plea of Sunil Bharti Mittal, CMD of Bharti Cellular Limited, against his summoning as an accused in a corruption case related to allocation of additional 2G spectrum in 2002. A bench headed by Chief Justice Altamas Kabir will also be hearing...
  • 'No penalty on telcos till proper procedure evolved' 28-11-2011 09:26 AM

    New Delhi: No more penalties will be levied on telecom operators till reasonable procedure is evolved, Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal has said, a move that will give big relief to the industry. "I have passed an order that no fine will be imposed henceforth till such a time we evolve...
  • The highs and lows of the richest Indians 15-11-2011 10:51 AM

    Reflecting the global turmoil, the fortunes of a majority of the richest Indians fell this year. Even then, 15 individuals managed to break into his exclusive club. Oh, the ways of wealth! After two years of unprecedented richness, the 100 richest people in India have turned poorer in 2011. With...
  • Business better than perception: Sunil Mittal 09-11-2011 04:59 PM

    New Delhi: Amid concerns of economic slowdown and policy paralysis, noted industrialist and telecom czar Sunil Mittal on Wednesday said "business is better than perception". Praising the government for its initiatives to deal with the current economic issues, Mittal said, "I have never seen in a long period of time,...
  • The Reliance juggernaut on the move, again! 20-10-2011 11:23 AM

    India, for Paul E Jacobs - CEO of $ 11-billion telecom research and hardware company Qualcomm - has been like a box of chocolates, in a very Forrest Gump way. The good surprise came on June 11, 2010, when Qualcomm won the licence to offer broadband wireless access (BWA) in...
  • Mobile tariffs may go up further: Sunil Mittal 06-09-2011 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: Within days of hiking mobile tariffs in some segments, Bharti Airtel on Tuesday hinted that charges may go up "significantly" in the near future in view of rising operating costs. "...The pressure on this industry will be acute as the operators will have to serve the rural markets,...
  • Bharti may hike Sunil Mittal's pay to Rs 70 cr 01-08-2011 04:53 PM

    New Delhi: Telecom giant Bharti Airtel on Monday proposed an annual pay package of up to Rs 70 crore for its chief Sunil Mittal, besides other benefits, while seeking its shareholders' nod for his remuneration. The proposed package would be more than double his last fiscal remuneration of Rs 27.5...
  • Bharti Q2 net up 13 pc, lags forecast 30-10-2009 12:32 PM

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