SCAMS

  • Jyotiraditya Scindia demands CBI probe into multi-crore MPPEB scam 2 days ago

    Shivpuri: Former Union minister Jyotiraditya Scindia demanded CBI inquiry into the multi-crore Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) scam. Referring to CBI probe into death of an IAS officer in Karnataka, Scindia said that while the Congress government was quick in doing so, BJP is skirting away from a central agency...
  • Chidambaram behind Section 66A of IT Act, I was kicked out of Congress over 2G: HR Bhardwaj 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Former Union Law Minister HR Bhardwaj has dropped a bombshell claiming that former Union home minister P Chidambaram was behind the introduction of Section 66A in the Information Technology Act. Speaking to CNN-IBN he said, "Chidambaram was the one behind this act. All of them connived to pass...
  • Congress seeks CBI probe into death of Madhya Pradesh Governor's son 3 days ago

    Bhopal: Congress on Wednesday demanded a CBI probe into the death of Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav's son, Shailesh Yadav in Lucknow. Shailesh, who was named as an accused in the multi-crore Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB) known as Vyapam scam, was found dead at his father's official...
  • Manmohan Singh moves Supreme Court against CBI court summons in coal scam 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday moved Supreme Court challenging the special CBI court order in the coal block allocation scam case. The former PM has been named as an accused in the Talabira coal block allocation case. Singh may ask the court to quash the order and...
  • MP Governor Ram Naresh Yadav's son Shailesh, accused in PEB scam, dies 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav's son Shailesh died in Lucknow on Wednesday. He was accused in the Madhya Pradesh Professional Examination Board (MPPEB)scam. He is suspected to have died of brain haemorrhage. His body was found on the floor of his room. His father is admitted in CCU in...
  • Congress coal scam could be much bigger: PM Modi 5 days ago

    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 5 days ago

    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...
  • Manmohan Singh to move Supreme Court to quash court order in coal scam 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is likely to move Supreme Court on Monday to quash the order by the special CBI court in the coal block allocation scam case. The move came even as the probe report by the Central Bureau of Investigation said there was no proof...
  • Bihar former chief minister Jagannath Mishra surrenders to CBI court March 19, 2015

    Ranchi: Former Bihar chief minister and fodder scam convict Jagannath Mishra on Thursday surrendered before a CBI court after being in a hospital on interim bail since his conviction in 2013. Mishra's surrender came on a previous direction by the Jharkhand High court that he should surrender to the lower court...
  • CAG was 'very kind' in assessing losses of coal blocks allocations: Jaitley March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: The Comptroller and Auditor General was "very kind" when it put losses incurred due to coal blocks allocation between 2006 and 2010 at Rs 1.86 lakh crore, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday night while highlighting that auction being undertaken by the present government had reaped much...
  • India @ 9 with Palki S Upadhyay March 19, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Palki S Upadhyay on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: CBI report says no proof of wrongdoing on Manmohan's part in Talabira coal block allocation March 19, 2015

    The probe report by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the coal blocks allocation scam has made some startling revelations saying there is no proof of wrongdoing against former prime Manmohan Singh in the Talabira coal block allocation. The report also gives industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla a clean chit...
  • AgustaWestland scam: Former IAF officer Gautam Nayyar accepts taking money from middleman Michel, say ED sources March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Retired Air Marshal Gautam Nayyar whose name cropped up in the multi-crore AgustaWestland scam on Thursday has accepted he took money from middleman Christian Michel, said Enforcement Directorate sources Sources say Nayyar told the ED official that Michel sent about Rs 80 lakh to his company, Diamond Air Maintenance...
  • CBI report says no case against Manmohan Singh, KM Birla in Talabira coal block allocation March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: The probe report by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the coal blocks allocation scam has made some startling revelations saying there is no proof of wrongdoing against former prime Manmohan Singh in the Talabira coal block allocation. The report also gives industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla a clean...
  • ED grills former IAF officer Gautam Nayyar in AgustaWestland scam March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) is questioning Air Marshal (Retd) Gautam Nayyar in connection with the alleged multi-crore AgustaWestland scam on Thursday. Soon after reports emerged of Nayyar having allegedly taken undue favours from middleman Christain Michel, the former refused to comment on the issue saying that he would...
  • No evidence of illegal payment made to ex-IAF officer Nayyar in VVIP chopper deal: Ajai Shukla March 16, 2015

    In an interview to CNN-IBN, Business Standard columnist on strategic affairs, Defence & Diplomacy, Ajai Shukla said that there is no evidence at all that an illegal of payment made to (Retd) IAF Officer Gautam Nayyar. Two former Indian Air Force officers received favours from middleman Christain Michel in the...
  • AgustaWestland chopper scam: Middleman Michel spent crores on air travel of senior IAF officials March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Two former Indian Air Force officers received favours from middleman Christain Michel in the multi-crore AgustaWestalnd VVIP chopper deal scam case. The two officers, who have already retired from the IAF, have been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate. Michel had allegedly spent Rs 4 crore on air travels of...
  • Hidden hand controlling Prashant Bhushan's mind: Ranjit Sinha to SC March 16, 2015

    New Delhi: Backed by Central Bureau of Investigation, its former Chief Ranjit Sinha on Monday alleged in the Supreme Court that a "hidden hand" was a "controlling mind" of lawyer Prashant Bhushan, who has showered against him barrage of charges for purportedly interfering and scuttling the probe into coalgate. His denial...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob March 13, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories on India @ 9 with Zakka Jacob. ...
  • News 360: India summons Pakistan Envoy over 26/11 attacks prime accused Lakhvi's release March 13, 2015

    India on Friday summoned Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit after Islamabad High Court ordered the release of 26/11 mastermind Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi. ...
  • Cartoon of the day: Congress marches to support Manmohan Singh in coal scam March 13, 2015

    The Congress on Thursday came out in full force to defend former prime minister Manmohan Singh who has been summoned as an accused in the coal block allocation scam case. Congress President Sonia Gandhi along with senior party leaders marched from Congress headquarters to Manmohan Singh's house to express solidarity...
  • Manmohan Singh to move Supreme Court after being summoned in coal scam March 13, 2015

    New Delhi: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is now likely to move the Supreme Court after he was summoned as an accused in the coal block allocation scam case by a special court on Wednesday. Former coal secretary PC Parakh, Hindalco, Kumar Mangalam Birla and two others were also summoned...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories March 12, 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 Zakka Jacob March 12, 2015

    Catch the day's top stories with Zakka Jacob on India @ 9. ...
  • AugustaWestland deal: Middleman's identity revealed, ED traces money trail from Dubai to Delhi March 12, 2015

    New Delhi: The identity of the much talked about middleman, Christian Michel, in the multi-crore VVIP chopper scam has been revealed as the Enforcement Directorate, in a major breakthrough in the ongoing AugustaWestland probe, tracked down the complete money trail that was followed in the multi-crore VVIP chopper scam from...
  • 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. ...
  • Coal fire unites Congress: Is this too little, too late for the grand old party? March 12, 2015

    The Congress on Thursday deployed its entire artillery to defend former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh who has been summoned as an accused in the coal scam. Taking the lead, party president Sonia Gandhi walked down from the party headquarters to Singh's residence. ...
  • News 360: CNN-IBN reveals identity of AgustaWestland kingpin in VVIP chopper deal March 12, 2015

    In the latest development in the VVIP chopper deal, CNN-IBN on Thursday revealed the identity of AgustaWestland kingpin. The picture of middleman Christian Michel has been revealed for the first time. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has started tracking down the trail from Dubai to Delhi and also began tracking...