Goa Mining Scam

  • Manohar Parrikar to take up Goa mining issue with PM December 17, 2012

    Panaji: The issue of resumption of mining in Goa will be raised at the National Development Council (NDC) meet in the national capital December 27, Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Monday. "On the 27th meeting of National Development Council, I am going to raise the issue of mining with the...
  • Goa mining scam: action likely against 2 ex-CMs December 4, 2012

    New Delhi: The BJP-led Goa government, under pressure to act against those responsible for Goa's mega mining scandal, has said in a letter to a Supreme Court-appointed panel that it would be filing first information reports (FIRs) against former chief ministers Pratapsingh Rane and Digambar Kamat for their alleged complicity...
  • Mining scam: No one will be spared, says Goa CM September 12, 2012

    New Delhi: Two former Congress Chief Ministers find themselves in the dock in Goa's mining scam. The Justice Shah commission has indicted the Digambar Kamat and Pratapsingh Rane. Speaking to IBN18 Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai, Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar said that no one would be spared. "I don't see any special...
  • BJP puts Goa mining scam at Rs 25,000 crore October 7, 2011

    Panaji: The BJP on Friday pegged Goa mining scam at Rs 25,000 crore, and claimed that the profits of the scam were being routed through companies in tax haven countries like Mauritius and Cayman Islands. BJP National Secretary Kirit Somaiya alleged at a press conference that "this is the biggest illegal...
  • Goa mining scam 'dirty money' funding Cong: BJP October 4, 2011

    New Delhi: Seeking the removal of Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat for his alleged involvement in the mining scam, BJP on Tuesday charged the "dirty money" from the scandal was being used to run the ruling party at the Centre and in that state. "BJP demands...