Missing Files

  • Coal scam: CBI likely to file a case as over 15 files remain untraceable September 20, 2013

    CBI will register a preliminary enquiry within two days in connection with missing files related to coal block allocations. The decision was taken on Thursday after a crucial meeting of investigators with the Coal Ministry officials. Highly placed sources said the Coal Ministry had sent a fresh letter on Wednesday giving...
  • Coal Ministry says no need to lodge FIR on missing coal files: CBI sources September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The Coal Ministry, which seems to be reluctant on sharing details of the missing coal files, has said that there is no need to file an FIR in the case, according to CBI sources. Sources said that the CBI will ask the Coal Ministry to file an FIR on...
  • PM calls Advani, says govt will do best to get missing coal files back September 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh called senior Bharatiya Janata Party leader LK Advani on Tuesday and assured him that the government will do its best to get missing coal files back. Sources said that the Prime Minister will meet LK Advani, Sushma Swaraj and Arun Jailey to end Parliament...
  • Attempt to take up Pension Bill in LS scuttled amid uproar September 3, 2013

    New Delhi: An attempt to move for consideration the Pension Bill in the Lok Sabha was scuttled on Tuesday as BJP and Left created uproar, expressing dissatisfaction over Prime Minister's statement on the missing files related to coal block allocations. Finance Minister P Chidambaram rose twice to move the Pension Fund...
  • Coal scam: Supreme Court gives Government two weeks to submit all missing files to CBI August 29, 2013

    The Supreme Court on Thursday gave the central government two weeks' time to make available all files, documents and information sought by the CBI which is investigating allegations of irregularities in the allocation of coal-blocks from 1993 to 2009. The apex court bench headed by Justice R.M. Lodha said the two-week...
  • CBI to submit status report on coal scam in the Supreme Court August 27, 2013

    New Delhi: The CBI will file a status report on the coalgate investigations in the Supreme Court on Tuesday. CBI sources have told CNN-IBN that the agency will highlight the Coal Ministry's non-cooperation in the investigation. According to sources, the CBI is likely to tell the apex court that despite...
  • The Last Word: Is the Coalgate affair in danger of making the PM a liability for the UPA? August 21, 2013

    The government was once again cornered by the Opposition over the missing coalgate files in Parliament on Tuesday. The BJP demanded a statement from the PM alleging that the files had been deliberately made to disappear to destroy evidence. The Congress was quick to hit back, saying files from the...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai August 20, 2013

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  • Can the PM distance himself from the Coalgate controversy? August 20, 2013

    The government was once again cornered by the Opposition over the missing coalgate files in Parliament on Tuesday. The BJP demanded a statement from the PM alleging that the files had been deliberately made to disappear to destroy evidence. The Congress was quick to hit back, saying files from the...
  • News 360: Opposition wants PM to answer over missing coal allocation files August 20, 2013

    The Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha have been adjourned till Thursday after uproar over missing coalgate files. BJP members demanded a statement from Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the missing files related to the allocation of coal blocks. ...
  • BJP should rise above politics, says RPN Singh August 20, 2013

    The Food Security Bill could not be passed in the Lok Sabha as there was uproar over the missing coal files. Minister of State for Home RPN Singh said, "The Bharatiya Janata Party is politicising the issue as they want the Prime Minister to speak on every issue even after...
  • BJP ups the ante against PM over missing coal files, stalls Food Bill August 20, 2013

    New Delhi: On a day when the Congress was hoping to get the Food Security Bill passed in the Lok Sabha, the BJP stepped up its attack on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh over the missing files in the coal scam. The BJP stalled both Houses of Parliament demanding that the...
  • Coal scam: Missing files block CBI probe, Opposition alleges cover up August 19, 2013

    New Delhi: The coal scam continues to haunt the government as crucial files required by the CBI have gone missing from the records. Sources tell CNN-IBN that the CBI's repeated letters to the Coal Ministry have failed to get a response. According to the sources, the missing Coal Ministry files have...
  • Action against police officers for missing rape case files, says Court March 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court has directed the district and sessions judge to initiate action against officers responsible for non-availability of files of a 20-year-old rape case. A division bench of Chief Justice D Murugesan and Justice VK Jain also constituted a three-member committee to examine the practices and systems...
  • Missing documents make CWG scam probe tough March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: A number of documents related to Commonwealth Games projects have either gone missing or are untraceable making tough the ongoing probe into alleged irregularities in conduct of the Games. Sources said that problems were being faced by officials of various probe agencies including the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC), Central...