COALGATE

  • Coalgate: Modi slams UPA, says coal blocks were given away like pen, handkerchief 6 days ago

    Paris: In a scathing attack on previous UPA government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that it had allocated coal blocks like one gives away a pen or a handkerchief, resulting in loss of lakhs of crores of rupees. "You must have heard about coal (block allocations) 204 coal blocks were...
  • Has the medieval mindset of our netas been exposed again? April 1, 2015

    Known for making controversial and bizarre statements, Union Minister Giriraj Singh once again did the same when he commented that the colour of Sonia Gandhi's skin made her the Congress President. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories April 1, 2015

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay April 1, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Giriraj Singh makes racist remark on Sonia Gandhi, draws flak April 1, 2015

    Known for making controversial and bizarre statements, Union Minister Giriraj Singh once again did the same when he commented that the colour of Sonia Gandhi's skin made her the Congress President. ...
  • SC took the decision because it feels substance in Manmohan's petition: Soli Sorabji April 1, 2015

    In a relief for former prime minister Manmohan Singh, the Supreme Court has stayed all proceedings against him in the coal scam. The apex court has put a stay on the lower court's order summoning the former PM in the scam. ...
  • Congress coal scam could be much bigger: PM Modi March 23, 2015

    Punjab: Attacking the previous Congress-led government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday claimed that coal scam, which was pegged at Rs 1.76 lakh crore, could be much more bigger. Modi also said that the present regime led by him had garnered a revenue of Rs 2 lakh crore in bids from...
  • Coal scam: CBI receives authority's nod on final probe report March 23, 2015

    New Delhi: CBI on Monday informed a special court that they have received approval of the competent authority on its final report of further investigation in a coal blocks allocation scam case allegedly involving Vikash Metal and Power Limited (VMPL) and others. After CBI prosecutor told the court that investigation...
  • Coal scam: Court frames charges against JIPL, Rungtas' March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Jharkhand Ispat Private Limited (JIPL) and its two directors RC Rungta and RS Rungta were on Monday put on trial by a special court which framed charges against them for securing allotment of North Dhadu coal block in Jharkhand allegedly on the basis of false and forged documents. The...
  • Watch: 'The Week Hour Wasn't' with Cyrus Broacha March 14, 2015

    In this episode of 'The Week That Wasn't', Cyrus Broacha takes on Arvind Kejriwal's AAP, BJP-PDP alliance in J&K, crazy cricket fans, coalgate and the beef ban in Maharashtra. ...
  • Rajasthan Congress passes resolution supporting Manmohan Singh March 14, 2015

    Jaipur: Rajasthan Pradesh Congress Committee on Saturday passed a resolution in support of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who has been summoned as an accused in a coal scam case. The resolution was moved by PCC President Sachin Pilot in a party meeting which was unanimously passed. "Singh's ten-year tenure as...
  • Summons to Manmohan Singh, Birla is negative for India's business development: Adi Godrej March 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Surprised at a special CBI court summoning former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Hindalco chief Kumar Mangalam Birla as accused in coal block case, industry captain Adi Godrej on Friday said such developments neither bode well for investment nor create a good atmosphere. "I am surprised ex-prime minister and...
  • Coalgate: Congress top brass defend Manmohan Singh March 12, 2015

    The Congress has deployed its entire artillery to defend former prime minister Manmohan Singh who has been summoned as an accused in the multi-crore coal scam. ...
  • Coalscam:Sanction to prosecute government servants awaited, says CBI March 12, 2015

    New Delhi: The CBI on Thursday told a special court that it was awaiting response of the competent authority on the issue of considering according sanction to prosecute public servants allegedly involved in a coalscam case relating to allocation of blocks to Navbharat Power Pvt Ltd (NPPL). The investigating officer (IO)...
  • Coalgate: Special court summons former PM Manmohan Singh as accused March 12, 2015

    In a development which is very embarrassing for former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, he has been summoned as an accused by a special court in the coal block allocation scam case. ...
  • Watch: All about the coal scam saga March 11, 2015

    CNN-IBN's Associate Editor Arunima explains the alleged conspiracy in the coal block allocation scam. ...
  • Breaking Toons: Manmohan Singh's journey in Coalgate from 2009 to 2015 March 11, 2015

    In a development which is very embarrassing for former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, he has been summoned as an accused by a special court in the coal block allocation scam case. ...
  • No officials, Birla pursued any unlawful means: Hindalco March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: After an NGO approached Supreme Court against Aditya Birla group flagship firm Hindalco on Wednesday for alleged fraud. The company said none of its officials, including Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla had pursued any unlawful or inappropriate means to secure allocation of Talabira-II coal block in Odisha. Reacting to the...
  • Harish Rawat defends Manmohan Singh, says his integrity was never in doubt March 11, 2015

    Dehradun: Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat Wednesday came to the defence of Manmohan Singh, who has been summoned by court as an accused in a coal scam case, describing him as "one of the country's most efficient prime ministers" whose integrity was never in doubt. "Manmohan Singh has been one of...
  • Supreme Court begins hearing on "interference" by CBI Director Sinha in Coalgate probe February 23, 2015

    New Delhi: Supreme Court on Monday commenced hearing on a plea seeking appointment of a Special Investigation Team to examine allegations of interference and scuttling of probe into the coal block allocation scam by former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, who has refuted the charges. The apex court said it would hear...
  • Coalscam: CBI files charge sheet against Rathi Steel & Power Limited February 20, 2015

    New Delhi: CBI on Friday filed a charge sheet in a special court in a coal scam case pertaining to a Delhi- based company Rathi Steel and Power Limited for allegedly giving false data about its land holdings and capacity to get a coal block in Chhattisgarh. The company was allocated...
  • Coalscam: CBI files CVC's reference in special court February 19, 2015

    New Delhi: CBI on Thursday filed in a special court a copy of the reference made by Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) on the basis of which a case was lodged against Prakash Industries Ltd and others in a coal blocks allocation scam. The investigating officer (IO) placed on record the...
  • Coalgate scam: CBI to file special leave petition in Supreme Court against Delhi HC order February 17, 2015

    New Delhi: CBI is ready to file an appeal against a Delhi High Court order quashing charges framed against Prakash Industries Ltd (PIL) and its director in a coal blocks allocation scam case, with the Law Ministry giving it the go ahead to do so. Senior public prosecutor VK Sharma...
  • Coalgate: CBI files progress report on further probe February 4, 2015

    New Delhi: CBI on Wednesday filed in a special court a progress report of its ongoing investigation in a coal blocks allocation case in which it has chargesheeted Nagpur-based Grace Industries Ltd (GIL) and one of its directors. The investigating officer (IO) said the matter regarding the alleged roles of...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 10, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 10, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Shiv Sena decides to sit in opposition in Maharashtra Assembly, stakes claim for LoP November 10, 2014

    Pushed to the corner by the Bharatiya Janata Party and with the Congress eyeing the space of the main opposition party in Maharashtra Assembly, the Shiv Sena was on Monday forced to stake claim to the Leader of Opposition post in the newly elected 288-member House. ...
  • Congress slams Arun Jaitley for remarks on CAG October 30, 2014

    New Delhi: Congress on Thursday slammed Finance Minister Arun Jaitley for his remarks that CAG should not sensationalise its report, saying it amounts to threatening the government auditor and wondered if the ruling dispensation feels it could be targeted on its reports like the UPA was. ...
  • Coal block case: CBI wants summons for two on corruption charges October 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The CBI on Tuesday moved a special court for issuing summons against two government officials in the coal block allocation case against Kamal Sponge Steel and Power Ltd under corruption charges. Public Prosecutor VK Sharma moved a plea before Special Judge Bharat Parashar and sought the court's direction against...
  • Coalgate: CBI registers case against Jindal Steel & Power October 19, 2014

    New Delhi: A case of alleged cheating and corruption has been registered by CBI against Jindal Steel and Power company relating to the probe into coal blocks allocated during 1993-2005 period. CBI spokesperson said on Sunday that it is the 36th FIR in connection with its probe in the coal...