2G Scam | 6 June 2011

2G Scam | 6 June 2011

The Economic Times

For the accused life consists of daily rounds to the court with family, friends as respite

New Delhi: Having bravely weathered the crisis when it hit them, with the accompanying camera flashes and breathless television coverage, the spirits of the accused in the 2G-spectrum allocation case have started to wear out gradually. (read story)


Maran left out in the cold by DMK

Chennai: Compared to former telecom Minister A Raja, Union Textile Minister Dayanidhi Maran, in his hour of distress, finds himself caught in an unenviable situation. Maran had to defend himself before the media, besides, of course, sending legal notices to the publications that had carried reports exposing alleged irregularities committed by him, when the entire DMK rose like a single man in defending Raja making an earnest bid to ward off the initial flush of corruption charges. (read story)


Tihar to be Kanimozhis summer home?

New Delhi: Will Kanimozhi have to spend another month within the precincts of the high security Tihar jail? (read more)

India Today

Sitaram Yechury’s letters may put prime minister in dock

New Delhi: CPM leader Sitaram Yechury has forwarded to joint parliamentary committee (JPC) chairman P.C. Chacko, three "early warning" letters he had written to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the 2G scam. (read story)