2G Scam | 29 June 2011

2G Scam | 29 June 2011

Business Standard

UPA-Oppn rift widens over PAC report on 2G scam

New Delhi: The conflict between the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) and the Opposition over probe into the 2G spectrum scam was reignited today in the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Parliament. UPA members opposed PAC Chairman and senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader Murli Manohar Joshi when he read out Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar’s letter rejecting the 2G report by the previous PAC. (read story)


Ruias get ex-Chief Justice to make their case

New Delhi: It’s a pre-emptive strike of sorts. The Ruias, who own Essar, have made a presentation to the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) amid reports that their company is being investigated in connection with the 2G Telecom Scam. (read story)

India Today

Cong members oppose Joshi’s bid to present PAC report

New Delhi: The Public Accounts Committee meet on Tuesday ended in acrimony after Congress members objected to tabling of the 2G probe report. The tussle began as soon as PAC chief Murli Manohar Joshi (BJP) tabled the report on the 2G probe. (read story)