Naveen Jindal

  • Naveen Jindal scores above average on MPs performance card 03-04-2014 08:41 AM

    Industrialist and Congress MP Naveen Jindal has scored above average on the MPs performance card. Jindal is two times sitting MP from Kurukshetra in Haryana. The survey has been done by CNN-IBN and ADR. Naveen has been rated 6.5 on maintenance of law and order, 6.2 on public transport, 6.1...
  • Naveen Jindal lodges complaint with EC against two news channels 18-03-2014 04:08 PM

    Congress MP and chairman of Jindal Steel and Power Naveen Jindal on Tuesday lodged a complaint with the Election Commission against two news channels belonging to a group for allegedly telecasting false news against him. "They have run 85 false news items against me since March 5, when code of...
  • 2014 Lok Sabha elections: The oddballs in the fray 07-03-2014 05:19 PM

    New Delhi: Like in the all previous elections, the odd balls are adding some colour to the Lok Sabha elections this time too. Infosys co-founder and former IT Czar from Bangalore Nandan Nilekani to banker Meera Sanyal in Mumbai, film actress Moon Moon Sen in Kolkata to Kannada heroine Ramya...
  • Cancel licences of TV channels doing 'business of extortion': Naveen Jindal 21-02-2014 03:41 PM

    A strong demand for cancellation of licences of those TV channels which are in the "business of extortion" by giving 'paid news' was made by a Congress member in the Lok Sabha on Friday. Raising the issue during Zero Hour, Naveen Jindal said that licence of running a TV channel...
  • Manna Dey's death: India's reaction on Twitter 25-10-2013 12:02 AM

    Singer Manna Dey, whose versatile voice charmed fans of Bollywood cinema for more than 60 years, died in Bangalore on Thursday, a hospital spokesman said. He was 94. Here are some reactions on Twitter: Amithab Bachchan, Actor Manna Dey, stalwart of the music world, passes away. Flooded with memories and...
  • Gandhi Jayanti: India's who's who pay homage through Twitter 02-10-2013 02:24 PM

    Who says that Mahatma Gandhi is no longer a national trend? He is at least trending on the social media. Even 144 years after his birth and 65 years after his death, Mahatma still inspires the whole nation and the people remember him at least on October 2 (his birth...
  • 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...
  • Coal scam: CBI calls Naveen Jindal for questioning 26-09-2013 05:43 PM

    New Delhi: CBI is likely to question Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal on Friday in connection with a case of alleged cheating and criminal conspiracy in bagging Amarkonda Murgadangal coal block in Birbhum in 2008. The agency has booked him in its 12th FIR in connection with coal blocks...
  • 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...
  • SC seeks reply from Centre, Jindal on mosque demolition in Raj 23-08-2013 07:28 PM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday sought response from the Centre on a PIL alleging that a Jindal Group firm illegally demolished a 16th century mosque in collusion with the Rajasthan government to facilitate mining operations in Bhilwara district. The Apex Court also issued notice and sought the response...
  • Jindal companies got coal blocks despite rejection by Power Ministry: CBI 12-06-2013 06:50 PM

    New Delhi: Jindal coal companies received coal blocks despite rejection by the Power Ministry, probe details of the coal block allocation scam accessed by CNN-IBN have revealed. The probe reveals how Jindal companies did not meet the criteria set by the Power Ministry and yet managed to receive coal blocks....
  • Hisar: Police lathicharge BJP workers protesting against Naveen Jindal 12-06-2013 03:32 PM

    Hisar: BJP workers were lathicharged by the police on Wednesday while they were protesting outside Congress MP Naveen Jindal's residence. Jindal is an elected MP from the Kurukshetra constituency in Haryana. The protests come two days the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has filed a case against the industrialist and...
  • Coalgate: Congress feels the heat as more members come under CBI radar 11-06-2013 09:32 PM

    The investigations into the multi-crore coal scam just got uncomfortably closer to the government with the CBI today registering its 12th FIR in the case against sitting MP Naveen Jindal and former MoS Coal Dasari Narayan Rao. ...
  • Coal scam: 'Strict action against those found guilty' 11-06-2013 08:48 PM

    New Delhi: Amid CBI booking Congress MP Naveen Jindal and former Minister of State for Coal Dasari Narayan Rao in a fresh FIR in coal scam, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Tuesday said that strict action would be initiated against all those found guilty of wrongdoings. "We have forwarded to...
  • Coal scam: Jindal Steel stocks slump over 24 pc after FIR 11-06-2013 01:59 PM

    Mumbai: Shares of Jindal Steel and Power Ltd on Tuesday crashed over 24 per cent in morning trade, as Naveen Jindal and the company were named as accused in the fresh FIR filed by CBI in connection with the coal allocation scam. Following the news, shares of JSPL went into...
  • BJP attacks UPA on coal scam, says Cong is looting the country 11-06-2013 01:11 PM

    New Delhi: The BJP hit out at the UPA government after the CBI registered an FIR against Congress MP Naveen Jindal and former union minister of state for coal Dasari Narayan Rao in the coal blocks allocation scam. BJP spokesperson Prakash Javadekar accused the Congress of looting the country. "Naveen...
  • Coal scam: CBI names Naveen Jindal, former MoS Coal 11-06-2013 10:34 AM

    New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has filed an FIR against the Jindal Group in the coal scam. The FIR names Congress MP Naveen Jindal and former Minister of State for Coal Dasari Narayan Rao. The FIR has accused Jindal and his company Jindal Power and Steel Ltd...
  • Court rejects Chandra's plea for modification of order 16-05-2013 08:10 PM

    New Delhi: A Delhi court has dismissed a plea of Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra for modifying a court's order directing him to take its prior permission before going abroad in a case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from MP Naveen Jindal's firm by the two editors of...
  • Jindal extortion case: Zee News editor's bail plea rejected 06-05-2013 08:59 PM

    New Delhi: A court here has rejected the anticipatory bail plea of Zee News editor Sudhir Chaudhary in a fresh case registered against him by the Delhi Police for telecasting a show allegedly on the basis of forged documents against Jindal Group in connection with Coalgate. Additional Sessions Judge Daya...
  • India's richest woman asked to vacate government house 27-04-2013 02:50 AM

    Chandigarh: Savitri Jindal, said to be India's richest woman, was on Friday asked by the Punjab and Haryana High Court to vacate within 15 days her government accommodation, which she had been occupying unauthorisedly. The court said that if Jindal failed to vacate the government bungalow within the stipulated time,...
  • SC notice to Centre, Jindal on mosque demolition 09-04-2013 11:03 AM

    New Delhi: Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notice to Congress MP and industrialist Naveen Jindal and the Centre on a PIL seeking a Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) inquiry into demolition of a 400-year-old mosque. The mosque was laid in the mining lease area of the Jindal company in Bhilwara...
  • Zee editor files defamation complaint against Jindal 21-12-2012 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Zee Group editor Sudhir Chaudhary has filed a criminal defamation case against Congress MP Naveenn Jindal and 16 other employees of his company. The court has fixed January 3, 2013 as the date for the consideration of the complaint. Chaudhury and Zee Business Editor Samir Ahluwalia were arrested...
  • Court gives 10 days to Zee chief before arrest 20-12-2012 05:55 PM

    New Delhi: A court here on Thursday told the Delhi Police to give ten working days time to Zee Group Chairman Subhash Chandra and his son if it wants to arrest them in the case of alleged Rs 100 crore extortion bid from Congress MP Naveen Jindal's firm by two...