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  • former telecom minister sukhram convicted in 1996 telecom

    Former Telecom Minister Sukhram Convicted In 1996 Telecom Case

    India | November 18, 2011 16:19 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 18: Former Telecom Minister Sukhram has been held guilty by a Delhi court of misusing his official position when he was in the P V Narasimha Rao cabinet and giving undue favour

  • raja completes 9 months in jail never sought bail

    Raja Completes 9-Months In Jail, Never Sought Bail

    India | November 02, 2011 20:37 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 2: A Raja, former telecom minister, today completed nine months in jail without even once trying his release on bail unlike other 13 accused persons in the 2G spectrum case, who have

  • sibal rubbishes jailed former telecom secy s charges

    Sibal Rubbishes Jailed Former Telecom Secy's Charges

    India | July 29, 2011 12:55 IST

    New Delhi, July 28 :  Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal today contested the claims of jailed former Telecom Secretary Siddhartha Behura over a December, 2007 meeting held regarding entry fees for 2G licences, in which he

  • a raja says i did what my predecessors did

    A Raja Says, I Did What My Predecessors Did

    India | July 25, 2011 13:29 IST

    New Delhi, Jul 25 :Former Telecom Minister A Raja today defended himself against corruption charges in the 2G scam, saying he had not done anything wrong and was merely following the policies pursued by his

  • raja allowed to sign cheques to meet family expenses

    Raja Allowed To Sign Cheques To Meet Family Expenses

    India | June 01, 2011 22:56 IST

    New Delhi, Jun 1: Former Telecom Minister and key accused in the 2G spectrum allocation scam, A Raja, was today allowed by a Delhi court to sign bank cheques for withdrawing money for the expenses

  • raja stumped over dmk defeat

    Raja Stumped Over DMK Defeat

    India | May 13, 2011 20:26 IST

    New Delhi, May 13: Former Telecom Minister A Raja today appeared upset over the results of the Tamil Nadu Assembly elections in which his party DMK got severe drubbing at the hands of arch-rival AIADMK."I

  • raja s nephew dies of heart attack

    Raja's Nephew Dies Of Heart Attack

    India | April 08, 2011 7:52 IST

    Chennai, Apr 8 :  A nephew of former telecom minister A Raja died while working out at a gym in Chennai on Wednesday, reports Times of India. Pushpanathan Deepak's death is the second sudden fatality

  • cbi files first chargesheet in 2g spectrum case

    CBI Files First Chargesheet In 2G Spectrum Case

    India | April 02, 2011 16:55 IST

    New Delhi, Apr 2: Former Telecom Minister A Raja and eight others including former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura and three telecom companies were today indicted in the 2G spectrum allocation scam in which the CBI

  • doctor who performed autopsy on batcha s body resigns

    Doctor Who Performed Autopsy On Batcha's Body Resigns

    India | March 21, 2011 14:58 IST

    Chennai, Mar 21: The doctor, who conducted autopsy on the body of former Telecom Minister A Raja's aide Sadiq Batcha, has resigned but said it has nothing to with the case as he plans to

  • bjp must act responsibly in reacting on batcha s death cong

    BJP Must Act "Responsibly" In Reacting On Batcha's Death: Cong

    Politics | March 17, 2011 10:18 IST

    New Delhi, March 16 :  Congress today urged for caution in reacting on the sudden mysterious death of Sadiq Batcha, a close aide of former Telecom Minister A Raja and asked the BJP to be

  • nothing short of jpc probe acceptable to aiadmk jaya

    Nothing Short Of JPC Probe Acceptable To AIADMK: Jaya

    Politics | February 04, 2011 23:24 IST

    Chennai, Feb 3 (PTI) AIADMK leader Jayalalithaa today said nothing short of a JPC probe into the 2G spectrum scam was acceptable to her party and claimed that former Telecom Minister A Raja's arrest showed

  • pm wrongly advised on his plea to prosecute raja swamy

    PM Wrongly Advised On His Plea To Prosecute Raja: Swamy

    India | November 22, 2010 20:55 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 22: Janata Party chief Subramanian Swamy today accused the Law Ministry and government law officers of wrongly advising Prime Minister Mammohan Singh to wait for evidence before deciding on sanction to prosecute

  • i did no wrong ready for probe says raja

    I Did No Wrong, Ready For Probe, Says Raja

    India | November 16, 2010 17:18 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 16: Striking a defiant note despite his indictment by the CAG over the 2G spectrum allocation, former Telecom Minister A Raja today said he has not done anything wrong and was ready

  • remove raja campaign to gain momentum next week

    'Remove Raja' Campaign To Gain Momentum Next Week

    India | November 13, 2010 16:16 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 13  :  The opposition campaign for the removal of Telecom Minister A Raja is expected to gain further momentum next week with the CAG report on the 2G Spectrum allocation set to

  • raja rules out resignation on 2g spectrum issue

    Raja Rules Out Resignation On 2G Spectrum Issue

    India | November 12, 2010 11:16 IST

    New Delhi, Nov 12:  Undeterred by the mounting opposition attack on his role in 2G spectrum allocation, Telecom Minister A Raja today ruled out resignation over the issue, saying he will prove that everything has

  • sc notice to centre raja on cbi probe into 2g spectrum

    SC Notice To Centre, Raja On CBI Probe Into 2G Spectrum

    India | September 13, 2010 17:28 IST

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Monday asked the government and Telecom Minister A Raja to reply to a bunch of petitions alleging that there was a Rs 70,000 crore scam in the grant of