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2G spectrum scam judgment: Lawyers differ on verdict, some call it 'unfortunate', others say it was 'never a scam'
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2G spectrum scam judgment: Lawyers differ on verdict, some call it 'unfortunate', others say it was 'never a scam'

Varied views were expressed by legal experts on a special court verdict acquitting all accused including A Raja and Kanimozhi in the 2G spectrum scam cases.

RK Nagar bypoll: Cash still king as politicos lure voters, stay one step ahead of EC's flying squads
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RK Nagar bypoll: Cash still king as politicos lure voters, stay one step ahead of EC's flying squads

The electorate realises that barring a few new roads, electing Jayalalithaa did not result in significant benefits for RK Nagar.

2G spectrum verdict: Congress blames BJP, Vinod Rai for 'propaganda'; CBI, ED to appeal against acquittal of all accused
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2G spectrum verdict: Congress blames BJP, Vinod Rai for 'propaganda'; CBI, ED to appeal against acquittal of all accused

The ED had registered money laundering cases in the 2G case based on CBI FIRs. The central probe agency said the special CBI court "failed to appreciate a number of factors which, inter alia, position the offence of money laundering as standalone offence.

2G spectrum scam judgment: The What, Why, How and What next of the case involving A Raja and Kanimozhi
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2G spectrum scam judgment: The What, Why, How and What next of the case involving A Raja and Kanimozhi

After the special CBI court acquitted all accused in the 2G spectrum scam, a look at the judgment and what happens next in the case.

2G spectrum scam verdict updates: After acquittal, A Raja says whole case was 'cooked up'; Kanimozhi feels 'relieved of huge burden'
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2G spectrum scam verdict updates: After acquittal, A Raja says whole case was 'cooked up'; Kanimozhi feels 'relieved of huge burden'

A special court in New Delhi is likely to decide on Thursday the fate of former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and several others in the much-anticipated 2G spectrum allocation scam cases.

2G spectrum scam verdict: Congress demands apology from BJP; Manmohan Singh slams 'massive propaganda' against UPA
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2G spectrum scam verdict: Congress demands apology from BJP; Manmohan Singh slams 'massive propaganda' against UPA

Buoyed by the 2G spectrum case verdict, the Congress on Thursday said that truth has finally prevailed and demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley apologise to the nation for the BJP's alleged "propaganda and lies" on the issue.

Unitech, D B Realty rally up to 20% as Raja, Balwa and others acquitted in 2G spectrum case
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Unitech, D B Realty rally up to 20% as Raja, Balwa and others acquitted in 2G spectrum case

After the 2g spectrum case verdict, Unitech surged 19.91 percent, D B Realty 19.89 percent, RCom 13.49 percent and Sun TV Network 5.98 percent on BSE.

Raja, Kanimozhi, 17 others acquitted in 2G spectrum case: A primer on bureaucrats, politicians and businessmen affected by verdict
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Raja, Kanimozhi, 17 others acquitted in 2G spectrum case: A primer on bureaucrats, politicians and businessmen affected by verdict

A special CBI court is likely to announce the verdict on Thursday in the 2G spectrum allocation cases involving former telecom minister A Raja, DMK Rajya Sabha member Kanimozhi, former telecom secretary Siddharth Behura, Raja's private secretary RK Chandolia and others.

2G spectrum scam judgment sees all 19 accused acquitted: CBI's latest miss part of a long list of failures
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2G spectrum scam judgment sees all 19 accused acquitted: CBI's latest miss part of a long list of failures

The special judge had harsh words for the CBI in the 2G spectrum scam case. Unfortunately this isn't the first time the CBI's efforts have been criticised.

2G scam verdict: Congress calls for prosecution of former CAG Vinod Rai after all accused acquitted
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2G scam verdict: Congress calls for prosecution of former CAG Vinod Rai after all accused acquitted

The 2G verdict will remain a black mark in the history of Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) and the former CAG chief Vinod Rai should be prosecuted, the Congress spokesperson Tom Vadakkan said.

2G spectrum case verdict: All you need to know about Vinod Rai, ex-CAG who triggered a political storm
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2G spectrum case verdict: All you need to know about Vinod Rai, ex-CAG who triggered a political storm

Former UPA ministers said that ex-CAG Vinod Rai, who had pegged the loss to the exchequer at Rs 1.76 lakh crore, should be held accountable now.

2G scam judgment: What was the scam? Detailed account of modus operandi of India's biggest corruption scandal
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2G scam judgment: What was the scam? Detailed account of modus operandi of India's biggest corruption scandal

Raja sold licenses/2G spectrum to a handful of arbitrarily selected (120 out of 575) companies in January 2008 at a bargain basement 2001 price. In doing so, he not only violated the law, committed several improprieties, but caused a loss to the exchequer of at least Rs 40,000 crore.

2G spectrum scam verdict: Political victory for Congress, DMK but long-term threats far from over; case still stinks
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2G spectrum scam verdict: Political victory for Congress, DMK but long-term threats far from over; case still stinks

Between the truth and the evidence falls the shadow of acquittals -- and we can say that as much of the 2G scam verdict by the special court as on rulings connected with some riot cases connected with the communal violence that shook Gujarat in 2002

2G spectrum scam judgment: ED to appeal against special court order which acquitted all 19 accused, including A Raja, Kanimozhi
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2G spectrum scam judgment: ED to appeal against special court order which acquitted all 19 accused, including A Raja, Kanimozhi

ED said the agency will study the order and will knock on the doors of the high court armed with their evidence and investigation

2G spectrum scam judgment an anticlimax in light of SC cancelling licences, onus of proof being on public servants
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2G spectrum scam judgment an anticlimax in light of SC cancelling licences, onus of proof being on public servants

The 2G spectrum scam was billed as the second biggest scam after Watergate by Time magazine

2G spectrum scam judgment: A look at key political reactions to the acquittal of A Raja, Kanimozhi
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2G spectrum scam judgment: A look at key political reactions to the acquittal of A Raja, Kanimozhi

All hell broke loose in the Indian political circles after a special court acquitted former telecom minister A Raja and DMK MP Kanimozhi in the 2G case

2G spectrum scam judgment: A Raja, Kanimozhi and 17 others acquitted in ED's money laundering case
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2G spectrum scam judgment: A Raja, Kanimozhi and 17 others acquitted in ED's money laundering case

A special court Thursday acquitted former telecom minister A Raja, DMK leader Kanimozhi and 16 others in ED's money laundering case relating to the 2G spectrum scam

2G spectrum scam judgment: Why it’s a lie that UPA government followed the NDA in 2G licence applications
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2G spectrum scam judgment: Why it’s a lie that UPA government followed the NDA in 2G licence applications

While trying to defend itself, the UPA government often used to say back then that they just followed the first-come-first-served (FCFS) policy set by the Atal Bihari Vajpaee government in 2003.

2G scam judgment: Reporter who broke scam explains how A Raja pulled it off as Manmohan blinked
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2G scam judgment: Reporter who broke scam explains how A Raja pulled it off as Manmohan blinked

A Raja took over as Telecom Minister in May, 2007. At the time, I was assigned the telecom beat, in addition to several other ministry beats. Inadvertently, through the coverage of routine telecom events, the modus operandi of a scandal so massive, it would go on to rock the nation and de-stabilise the political fortunes of the ruling UPA government, began to unfold.

2G scam judgment: Special court in New Delhi to decide fate of former minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi
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2G scam judgment: Special court in New Delhi to decide fate of former minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi

A special court in New Delhi is likely to decide on Thursday the fate of former telecom minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and several others.