03 Dec 2013
New Delhi: An Empowered Group of Ministers (EGoM) approved the much-awaited Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) guidelines for the telecom sector.
25 Sep 2013
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom is likely to conduct the third round of spectrum auction by January and expects to garner a minimum revenue of about Rs 11,000 crore this fiscal, a top official said.
02 Oct 2013
Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar announced that additional portfolios would be distributed amongst state ministers on October 7, when the six-day Assembly session will commence from next week.
09 Sep 2013
New Delhi: The telecom regulator on Monday recommended sharp cuts in reserve prices for the next round of spectrum auctions after previous efforts at selling the airwaves failed.
24 Aug 2013
New Delhi: The government on Friday sought Parliament's nod for an additional expenditure of Rs 7,500 crore, which will include Rs 1,000 crore towards 'Nirbhaya Fund' for safety of women and a similar amount for setting up the proposed all-women bank.
07 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Videocon Telecom on Monday said it plans to bid for spectrum in 900 Mhz band for Delhi in the upcoming auction and has appointed Deloitte to evaluate the opportunity and present a business case on the same.
10 Dec 2013
New Delhi: There was chaos in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday as the JPC report on 2G spectrum scam was tabled with the Opposition alleging that the ‘substance’ of the dissent notes had been altered in the document which gave a clean chit to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.
04 Oct 2013
New Delhi: Scrutiny of the taped conversations of former corporate lobbyist Niira Radia with influential people has revealed that they were not restricted to 2G spectrum alone and "throw light on different" spheres including, recruitment of members in Railway Board, the Supreme Court said on Friday.
12 Sep 2013
New Delhi: The Oil Ministry has sought legal opinion on levying an additional penalty of USD 781 million on Reliance Industries for failing to produce pre-stated volumes of natural gas from its flagging KG-D6 field in 2012-13.
26 Sep 2013
New Delhi: The meeting of Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) on 2G spectrum scam on Friday is expected 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.