2G row: Sonia Gandhi says BJP ‘exposed’; Murli Manohar Joshi

New Delhi: Former auditor RP Singh’s claims have finally given the government a chance to go on the offensive on the 2G spectrum allocation controversy. After a meeting of the Congress core group today, Sonia Gandhi remarked that she thought the BJP has been “exposed”. Murli Manohar Joshi has denied all charges made by the […]

2G scam: SC stays proceedings in Delhi HC

The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the proceedings on all petitions relating to the 2G spectrum allocation scam, pending before the Delhi High Court, on a CBI plea. “All proceedings pending before the Delhi High Court shall remain stayed,” said a bench of justices G S Singhvi and K S Radhakrishnan. In its plea, the […]

Apple iPhone 5 launch live: Countdown begins!

New York: Apple’s much-awaited iPhone 5 is expected to be launched at an event on Wednesday. The new iPhone could hit the 10 million sales mark in its first week, an analyst has predicted. Some reports suggest that the new phone will reportedly go on sale on Friday, September 21. With that date in mind, […]

New Telecom Policy: Free roaming, portability

  New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Thursday approved a new telecom policy that seeks to do away with roaming charges across the country and simplifies the licencing policy, Telecom Minister Kapil Sibal said Thursday. “Affordability of the consumers is the core of our policy,” Sibal told reporters after a cabinet meeting presided over by […]

TRAI withdraws complaints against Airtel, Idea and Loop

New Delhi: The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India Friday withdrew its complaint against three major telecom players — Bharti Airtel, Idea Cellular and Loop Mobiles — for violation of its regulations from a Delhi court, which was informed that they have taken remedial measures. The TRAI had filed the complaint against the firms for rejecting […]

Movie Review: Double Dhamaal

Directed by: Indra Kumar Cast: Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Riteish Deshmukh, Jaaved Jafri, Ashish Chowdhury, Mallika Sherawat, Kangana Ranaut, Satish Kaushik   Double Dhamaal (DD) opens with four goofy, broke, overconfident, foolish and unemployed crooks desperate to make it large. You know exactly what to expect three minutes into the film when Adi (Arshad Warsi), Manav […]