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2G scam: Raja targets PM, Chidambaram in defence

NEW DELHI: Former telecom minister, A Raja Monday sought to rope in the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh and the then finance minister, Mr P Chidambaram in the 2G case, telling a court the issue of sale of equity by spectrum licencees was discussed with them.

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SC to view video of Ramlila Ground swoop

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday  decided to view the video footage of the Delhi police crackdown on yoga guru Baba Ramdev and his followers, saying it should be ensured that such incidents do not recur even as it declined to make the Union Home Minister, Mr P Chidambaram a party to the case at this stage.

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Cash-for-vote: SP’s Rewati Raman to be quizzed today

NEW DELHI: Samajwadi Party MP, Ms Rewati Raman Singh will be quizzed on Monday by Delhi Police in connection with the cash-for-vote scam even as investigators are trying to trace the money trail in the alleged bribing of BJP MPs ahead of the July 2008 trust vote.

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Amar quizzed in cash-for-vote scam

NEW DELHI:  With his name figuring in the 2008 ‘cash-for-vote’ scam, Rajya Sabha MP Mr Amar Singh was on Friday questioned for over three hours by the Delhi police which is set to expand the ambit of its probe into the case by quizzing Samajwadi Party leader Mr Reoti Raman Singh.

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Bhardwaj to act on mining scam report

BANGALORE/NEW DELHI: The  Karnataka Governor, Mr H R  Bhardwaj on Friday said he would act on the Lokyaukta  report on the mining scam after he receives it from the state government.

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Lokpal bill to be placed before cabinet

NEW DELHI:  The government on Friday said the Lokpal bill is ready and will be placed before the Union cabinet for approval in its next meeting where a decision on whether to put the Prime Minister in its purview would also be taken.

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