28 Nov 2014
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday asked the government not to treat Sanskrit as a third language for Class 8 students of Kendriya Vidyalayas and instead treat it as an additional language retaining German as a third langauge.
19 Dec 2014
New Delhi: A Delhi court on Friday fixed January 27 for recording statements of five additional CBI witnesses in the 2G spectrum allocation case in which former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and others are facing trial.
02 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The government is likely to issue details for the upcoming spectrum auction in the 800 MHz, 900 MHz, 1800 MHz and 2100 MHz band by January 6. The Cabinet will also take a decision on the base price for the spectrum auction -- scheduled for February 23 – next week.
31 Dec 2014
New Delhi: Telecom regulator TRAI on Wednesday recommended a base price of Rs 2,720 crore per Mhz for pan India 3G spectrum, about 22 per cent lower than the previous auction which would provide some relief to mobile operators.
17 Nov 2014
Chennai: Tamil Nadu Power Minister Natham R Viswanathan on Monday said his government would honour the assurance of former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa that additional subsidy would be provided to ensure the poor are not affected by the proposed increase in power tariff.
28 Dec 2014
New Delhi: The Department of Telecom has sought views of Defence and Finance ministries on the draft note on spectrum auction.
02 Dec 2014
New Delhi: As the government plans to conduct 3G spectrum auction along with 2G radiowaves sale in February, it has asked telecom regulator Trai to expedite the base price recommendations for it.
23 Dec 2011
The new telecom operators have joined hands and asked the government to consider allotting up to 6.2 MHz spectrum to them without any additional charge as is being done for old GSM players.
01 Jan 2015
Kolkata: In a major reshuffle in the IPS cadre, 21 senior officials on Wednesday were either promoted or transferred in West Bengal. State secretariat sources said 12 senior officials have been promoted, while the rest nine transferred to various posts.
31 Dec 2014
Guwahati: Assam government has appointed Additional Director General of Police Jyotirmoy Chakravarty as the first Police Commissioner of Guwahati city with effect from January 1 next year.