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GDP growth: BJP should tone down propensity for self-congratulation, relentless running down of all else
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GDP growth: BJP should tone down propensity for self-congratulation, relentless running down of all else

A subcommittee of the National Statistical Commission (NSC), an autonomous body, has released a report with a dataset relating to annual gross domestic product (GDP) growth rates going back to the last years of the Narasimha Rao government.

SC okays probe against ED officer investigating 2G scam: Galahad Syndrome now grips bureaucracy after press
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SC okays probe against ED officer investigating 2G scam: Galahad Syndrome now grips bureaucracy after press

The ED issued a press statement vouching for the integrity of the official and even speculated on the content of the sealed envelope. The statement insinuated that the government was leading the SC bench up the garden path by giving a sealed envelope which contains nothing but fictitious charges.

Aircel-Maxis 2G scam: SC green-lights inquiry into allegations against investigating ED officer Rajeshwar Singh
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Aircel-Maxis 2G scam: SC green-lights inquiry into allegations against investigating ED officer Rajeshwar Singh

SC said that allegations levelled against ED official Rajeshwar Singh, who is probing Aircel-Maxis deal case, were serious and required to be looked into

Aircel-Maxis case: SC asks if invisible hands are delaying probe, directs completion of investigation in 6 months
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Aircel-Maxis case: SC asks if invisible hands are delaying probe, directs completion of investigation in 6 months

Taking a hard stance on the Aircel-Maxis case, the SC directed investigating agencies to complete its probe into the 2G spectrum allocation case in six months.

CAG Vinod Rai was 'contract killer' hired to kill UPA-2 government, says A Raja
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CAG Vinod Rai was 'contract killer' hired to kill UPA-2 government, says A Raja

Former telecom minister A Raja on Saturday alleged that former CAG Vinod Rai was a "contract killer" hired to kill the UPA-2 government and called for his prosecution.

A Raja, Kanimozhi in Chennai highlights: Rajya Sabha MP reaches her residence in CIT Colony, welcomed by supporters
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A Raja, Kanimozhi in Chennai highlights: Rajya Sabha MP reaches her residence in CIT Colony, welcomed by supporters

Days after their acquittal in 2G spectrum scam, A Raja and DMK leader Kanimozhi, will arrive in Chennai on Saturday and are expected to meet M Karunanidhi

2G spectrum verdict comes as political boost for DMK, political realignment may be on cards
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2G spectrum verdict comes as political boost for DMK, political realignment may be on cards

The acquittal of DMK leaders Kanimozhi and A Raja, and others by a special CBI court in the 2G spectrum case has come as a big boost for the party.

NCP slams Arun Jaitley over his comments on 2G verdict, terms them 'irresponsible'
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NCP slams Arun Jaitley over his comments on 2G verdict, terms them 'irresponsible'

NCP's Rajya Sabha member Majeed Memon on Friday hit out at Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for his comments after the verdict in the 2G spectrum case was delivered

2G spectrum judgment: After historic verdict, A Raja says loss to exchequer 'cooked-up' theory, claims he brought 'revolution' in telecom
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2G spectrum judgment: After historic verdict, A Raja says loss to exchequer 'cooked-up' theory, claims he brought 'revolution' in telecom

A Raja said a trial court acquitting him of all charges proved that the presumptive loss in allocation of 2G spectrum was "cooked-up".

2G spectrum case verdict: Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan says BJP's 'lies have been exposed'
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2G spectrum case verdict: Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan says BJP's 'lies have been exposed'

Reacting to the 2G verdict on Thursday, senior Maharashtra Congress leader Prithviraj Chavan said that the BJP 'lies have been exposed.'

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: Congress shouldn't treat verdict as 'badge of honour', says Arun Jaitley
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2G spectrum scam judgment: Congress shouldn't treat verdict as 'badge of honour', says Arun Jaitley

Finance minister Arun Jaitley said the Congress should not treat the 2G spectrum verdict as a "badge of honour"

2G spectrum scam: CBI says it will decide future course of action after reading detailed judgment
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2G spectrum scam: CBI says it will decide future course of action after reading detailed judgment

The CBI on Thursday said it will decide on its future course of action after reading the detailed judgement of the special court in 2G spectrum scam

Hearing in 2G spectrum scam deferred to 5 December as CBI court seeks more time to prepare judgment
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Hearing in 2G spectrum scam deferred to 5 December as CBI court seeks more time to prepare judgment

Wait for the verdict in the 2G spectrum scam has continued, with the special CBI court announcing on Tuesday that its judgment is not yet ready, and that it will take another four weeks to prepare it

Arun Jaitley hits back at Rahul's 'Gabbar Singh Tax' comment, says people used to scams will have problems with GST
India

Arun Jaitley hits back at Rahul's 'Gabbar Singh Tax' comment, says people used to scams will have problems with GST

Arun Jaitley on Tuesday hit back at Rahul Gandhi saying those who are used to monumental scams in 2G spectrum and coal allocation will have objections to legitimate tax

2G scam: A Raja was main conspirator, favoured firms, says CBI
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2G scam: A Raja was main conspirator, favoured firms, says CBI

CBI on Monday told a special court that former Telecom Minister A Raja was the "main conspirator" of the 2G spectrum scam and had favoured accused telecom firms in the allocation of radiowaves licences.

2G Scam: Loop Telecom a 'front company' for Essar, CBI tells court
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2G Scam: Loop Telecom a 'front company' for Essar, CBI tells court

CBI on Monday told a special court that Loop Telecom Ltd (LTL) was a "front company" for Essar Tele Holding Ltd (ETHL) to bag 2G spectrum licences in violation of a provision under the Unified Access Services Licences (UASL) guidelines.

2G scam case: CBI seeks SC's permission to file fresh FIR
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2G scam case: CBI seeks SC's permission to file fresh FIR

The CBI sought the permission of the Supreme Court to register a fresh FIR to probe the alleged incident of interference with the 2G spectrum scam case.

Bids worth Rs 86,000 crore committed on fourth day of spectrum auction
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Bids worth Rs 86,000 crore committed on fourth day of spectrum auction

Government has got commitments of Rs 86,000 crore from telecom players at the end of fourth day of spectrum auction -- crossing the targetted minimum amount of Rs 82,000 crore from the ongoing sale of 2G and 3G airwaves.

3G spectrum: Era of cheap prices is over; telcos have to change their business models
Business

3G spectrum: Era of cheap prices is over; telcos have to change their business models

The Modi government has fixed a higher base price for 3G spectrum in the forthcoming auctions. Spectrum will never be sold cheap in India ever, and it is time telcos modified their business models to reflect this reality.