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Rook, Bishop, King?

The UPA government totters as the Supreme Court further exposes the political corporate nexus in the 2G scam. Should the PM resign before more bad news hits him?

Rook, Bishop, King?
Jitender Gupta
Rook, Bishop, King?
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What They Had Said Then...

Raja has told me that what he did was to implement policies which were in place since 2003. One has to look at the problem in proper perspective. There was a policy which was in place before our government came into power.”
Manmohan Singh, Prime minister

What the SC says “The argument that all the licences granted 2001 onwards should be cancelled does not deserve acceptance because those who have got licence between 2001 and 24.9.2007 are not parties to these petitions and legality of the licences granted to them has not been questioned before this court.”

“Right from the beginning, we have been saying that it (2G scam) is a perception, the allegations are based on perception.”

Kanimozhi, DMK, Rajya Sabha MP

What the SC says “Respondents were
benefited by a wholly arbitrary and unconstitutional action taken by DoT for grant of...licences and allocation of spectrum in 2G band...who offloaded their stakes for many thousand crores in the name of fresh...
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