Coal Gate

  • No criminality found in allocation of 20 coal blocks, say sources 01-04-2014 02:56 PM

    New Delhi: In a good news for the Congress, no criminality has been found in the allocation of 20 coal blocks in preliminary enquiries, according to sources. The coal blocks were allocated between 2006 and 2009. The CBI had registered 14 FIRs and three preliminary enquiries (PEs) to probe coal...
  • Coal blocks scam: CBI chargesheet against Congress MP Vijay Darda 27-03-2014 03:59 PM

    New Delhi: In an embarrassment for the Congress, the Central Bureau of Investigation has filed a chargesheet against party's Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda in the coal block allocation case. Darda along with the others has been named for criminal conspiracy and cheating in the chargesheet. CBI has said that...
  • Coal block allocation case: CBI not satisfied with Jindal's answers 28-09-2013 01:31 PM

    New Delhi: Trouble seems to be brewing for Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal. Jindal was summoned by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) a couple of days back and was subjected to some intense scrutiny. Sources have revealed that there are 23 basic questions that the CBI isn't very...
  • Centre approves new coal policy, coal blocks can now be auctioned 24-09-2013 06:32 PM

    New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Tuesday notified a coal policy under which coal blocks can now be auctioned. The new coal blocks policy is for the private sector. Coal blocks would now be auctioned on the basis of the policy through competitive bidding. The coal distribution policy will use...
  • CBI summons Naveen Jindal in coal block allocation case 23-09-2013 09:01 PM

    Naveen Jindal: The Central Bureau of Investigation on Monday summoned Congress MP and businessman Naveen Jindal in the coal block allocation case. Naveen has been named as an accused in the twelfth FIR of the CBI in coal scan. The CBI in its FIR has said that Naveen's company, Jindal...
  • Coalgate: No accused or suspect let off, says CBI 05-05-2013 08:55 PM

    New Delhi: A day ahead of filing a crucial affidavit in the Supreme Court on coal scam which has rocked the UPA government, CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Sunday affirmed that the agency's probe into the matter was "clean and clear" and that no accused or suspect had been let...