22 Aug 2012
The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) emissaries on Tuesday met Trinamool Congress chief Mamata Banerjee to seek her support on the alleged coal blocks scam, only to be disappointed, according to sources.
19 Aug 2016
New Delhi: A special court on Friday framed various charges including cheating and criminal conspiracy against former Coal Secretary H C Gupta, two public servants, private firm Vikash Metals and Power Ltd and its two officials in a coal blocks allocation scam case. Special Judge Bharat Parashar put on trial all the accused in the case in which the CBI's closure report was earlier rejected by the court, asking the probe agency to further investigate the matter.
06 Oct 2014
New Delhi: The Coal Ministry has sought the opinion of Attorney General on whether the government needs to bring out an Ordinance to deal with the issues arising from the Supreme Court decision to de-allocate coal mines.
20 Feb 2015
Bengaluru: With metal and cement companies bidding aggressively for coal blocks, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday said the success of auctions had proved that the coal scams were real and not an imagination of the CAG, vindicating BJP's position.
09 Jan 2014
New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday demanded the resignation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, saying the Attorney General’s recommendation for de-allocation of coal blocks showed that ‘something was wrong’ with the allocation.
24 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Delhi BJP chief Satish Upadhyay today sought the arrest of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal over water tanker scam, in an increasingly bitter fight with the AAP with two sides accusing each other of various scams and crimes.
03 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Former MP Naveen Jindal today refuted CBI allegation in a special court that he had pressurised then Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda to recommend his firms for coal block, with a promise to garner support of the Congress Party for his unstable government.
26 Nov 2015
New Delhi: Jharkhand Ispat Pvt Ltd (JIPL) Director RS Rungta, an accused in a coal block allocation scam case, today moved an application before a special court seeking to summon former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as a witness in his defence in the case.
30 Jan 2015
New Delhi: A government-appointed panel has found "serious" financial irregularities in 25 operational coal blocks which had been deallocated by the Supreme Court and have been put up for auction.
09 Feb 2015
New Delhi: A special court on Monday dismissed the plea of businessman Manoj Kumar Jayaswal, an accused in a coal blocks allocation case, seeking return of his passport seized by the CBI, saying the law does not allow the court to release it.