21 May 2015
New Delhi: Union Minister Nitin Gadkari sees a conspiracy behind a recent CAG report naming him even though the draft audit report did not mention his name. "The Draft Report which went to the Ministry, my name was not there, but it is there in the printed final report," said Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Minister.
01 May 2015
New Delhi: The deputation of IPS officer Santosh Rastogi, who has been in the probe team of the 2G spectrum case, was on Friday extended by a year.
22 Apr 2015
New Delhi: Inter-ministerial panel Telecom Commission (TC) on Wednesday decided to send back Trai proposals on spectrum sharing and trading guidelines as it seeks more clarification on certain issues.
12 Apr 2015
New Delhi: The government has received a total upfront payment of over Rs 32,300 crore from telecom players against the spectrum sold during the March auction, well above the minimum outstanding due of Rs 28,835.34 crore.
26 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Payment for spectrum won by companies in the auction concluded on Wednesday is expected to push up the debt on telecom operators to about Rs 3.5 lakh crore, leading to a significant rise in tariffs, says industry body Assocham.
20 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The government's telecom spectrum auction kitty on Friday rose marginally to reach Rs 1.09 lakh crore at the end of the 14th day with robust bidding taking place in the 800 MHz band.
21 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The government received commitments of Rs.107,000 crore from telecom operators at the end of bidding on Saturday, the 16th day of radio frequency spectrum e-auctions.
24 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Sistema Shyam Teleservices, which is not participating in the ongoing spectrum auction, is now awaiting sharing and trading guidelines for airwaves for its business expansion.
28 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Bharti Airtel and Reliance Communications (RCom) have gained capability to provide 4G services across the country as they bagged requisite spectrum in the concluded spectrum auction. RIL's telecom arm Reliance Jio already has pan-India 4G spectrum.
25 Apr 2015
Jaipur: BJP President Amit Shah on Saturday hit back at Congress President Sonia Gandhi for targeting the Narendra Modi government for being "pro-corporate", saying it was the UPA government which had handed over mines to corporates while the present dispensation had secured over Rs 3 lakh crore through auction of coal mines and spectrum.