Altimo offers $1.8B for Orascom stake; T-Mobile UK gets wrists slapped over Full Monty

> European Union regulators are planning to aggressively accelerate plans to create a single regional telecoms market, with the hope that regulations can be put in place by the end of the year. Article (sub. req.)

> Vodafone may face a challenge from Liberty Global in a bidding war for Kabel Deutschland. Article

> Altimo offered $1.8 billion (€1.4 billion) to buy out buy out minority shareholders in Egypt's Orascom Telecom. Article

> Bouygues Telecom preps for LTE with new tariffs. Article

> T-Mobile UK was reprimanded over claims that its Full Monty plans offer "unlimited" data. Article

And finally… A judge fined himself after his phone rang during the middle of a trial. Article