India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 2, 2015
A special court today said it would pass a "detailed order" on July 22 on the issue of grant of sanction by competent authority to prosecute two government servants for their alleged role in a coal block allocation scam case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 1, 2015
A special court today said it would pronounce on July 6 its order on considering the CBI's charge sheet filed in a case of alleged irregularities in allocation of a coal block in Chhattisgarh to Delhi-based company Pushp Steels and Mining Pvt Ltd.
India News | Written by Sunetra Choudhury | Monday June 1, 2015
The dramatic coal case saw another twist today when special judge Bharat Parashar announced in Delhi's Patiala court that he had been approached by a junior lawyer from the defence team.
India News | Agencies | Friday May 22, 2015
Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal is in a Delhi court today in connection with a coal scam case.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 15, 2015
The Essar Group was allegedly in touch with the then Finance Minister over the issue of Group of Ministers (GoM) constituted by the erstwhile UPA government for clearances on coal allocation issues, a non-governmental organisation has said in a publi...
India News | Reported by Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday May 6, 2015
A special court has summoned several accused in the coal scam - among whom are Industrialist Naveen Jindal and former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday April 30, 2015
A special court hearing the coal block allocation case allegedly involving industrialist Naveen Jindal on Thursday pulled up the CBI for not impounding the Congress leader's passport during investigation.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Jindal Steel today refuted allegations made by CBI in its charge sheet about allocation of a coal block and said the company will be availing appropriate remedy in accordance with the law.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday April 29, 2015
Industrialist and former Congress lawmaker Naveen Jindal conspired with top government officials including former Minister of State for Coal Dasari Narayana Rao to acquire a coal field in Jharkhand in 2008, the CBI said today.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday April 8, 2015
A Delhi court on Wednesday has deferred the hearing in the coal block allocation case in which former prime minister Manmohan Singh was summoned on July 15.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 19, 2015
CAG 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 tonight while highlighting that auction being undertaken by the present government had reape...
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today thanked the Congress party and Mrs Sonia Gandhi for showing solidarity with him and said he was grateful to them.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Aditya Birla group flagship firm Hindalco today said it would defend its case through "legal process" after studying order of the special court, which summoned its Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla, former prime minister Manmohan Singh and four others as...
Who Said What | NDTV.com | Wednesday March 11, 2015
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh along with former coal secretary PC Parakh and four others have been summoned as accused by a Delhi court in Hindalco coal block allocation case. The former PM has reacted saying that he is ready for legal scrutin...
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury and Tanima Biswas, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday January 21, 2015
The Central Bureau of Investigation has questioned Kumar Mangalam Birla, the chairman of the Aditya Birla Group, in connection with coal block allocation to Hindalco, sources told NDTV.
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Wednesday January 21, 2015
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has apparently been examined by Central Bureau of Investigation in the coal block allocation case relating to Hindalco, reported news agency Press Trust of India. But NDTV is yet to receive a confirmation from the...
Wednesday December 31, 2014
Jindal Steel and Power, along with its subsidiary Jindal Power, has deposited Rs 3,089.25 crore as additional levy to the government, as per Supreme Court directions in the coal block allocation scam.
Tuesday December 23, 2014
The least glamorous among all raw materials, coal turned out to be a pricey affair in 2014, but a silver lining appears on the horizon with the courts and the government stepping in to overhaul the entire process of mine allocations.
Tuesday December 16, 2014
Hindalco shares dropped over 7 per cent on Tuesday after a Delhi court ordered the CBI to further investigate a 2005 coal block allocation involving the company.
India News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 16, 2014
A special court today ordered the CBI to further investigate a 2005 coal block allocation involving top industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla, and asked the agency to record the statement of former prime minister Manmohan Singh, who was coal minister at...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday December 12, 2014
Former Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda, ex-Jharkhand chief secretary Ashok Kumar Basu and six others have been chargesheeted by the CBI in a coal block allocation scam case.
India News | Reported by Sunetra Choudhury, Tanima Biswas; Edited by Mala Das | Tuesday November 25, 2014
A court in Delhi today asked the country's premier investigating agency why it had not questioned former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh about the controversial and allegedly illegal allocation in 2005 of a coal block to a firm owned by billionaire Kum...
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 21, 2014
The Central Bureau of Investigation or CBI today filed a "detailed and comprehensive" revised final closure report before a special court in a coal block allocation scam case involving top industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla, former coal secretary PC ...
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday September 24, 2014
The Supreme Court is expected to give its verdict today on 218 coal blocks it declared illegal in August, saying that allocations since 1993 by different governments were made arbitrarily.