17 Feb 2014
New Delhi: Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday allocated an additional Rs 1,000 crore to the Nirbhaya Fund for the safety and empowerment of women.
28 Jan 2014
New Delhi: Telecom major Bharti Airtel has approached the Department of Telecom to reduce the bank guarantees it had submitted for the upcoming spectrum auction, indicating a toning down of its bids for the airwaves.
05 May 2014
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday recorded the statement of former telecom minister A Raja, who is a key accused in the 2G spectrum allocation case.
04 Feb 2014
New Delhi: The government on Monday received bids worth Rs 39,300 crore on the first day of spectrum auction with strong interest for 900 Mhz airwaves, which may help it curb the fiscal deficit.
04 May 2014
New Delhi: Former telecom minister A Raja, accused in the 2G spectrum case, has said he is ready to live his entire life in jail if any ill-gotten money is found with him.
31 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The government has approved charging telecom firms 5 percent of their revenue as spectrum usage charge (SUC) for new airwaves to be auctioned next month, a move aimed at improving bidding sentiment.
25 Dec 2013
Agartala: Coinciding with Christmas, the Tripura government has decided to pay additional 10 percent dearness allowances for its two lakh employees and pensioners, official sources said on Wednesday.
24 Dec 2013
New Delhi: Union Petroleum Minister M Veerappa Moily on Tuesday took additional charge of the Ministry of Environment and Forests.
06 Feb 2014
Patna: Rural Development Department Minister Nitish Mishra has been given additional charge of the Social Welfare Department following resignation of Parveen Amanullah.
15 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The government expects to finalize the issue of annual spectrum charges, over which telecom operators have locked horns, before the auction of airwaves scheduled to start on February 3.