Cabinet clears Ordinance to re-auction coal blocks

In a move that is leading closer to re-auction of the 214 coal blocks that were cancelled by the Supreme Court in September, the Cabinet late Monday evening recommended promulgation of Ordinance to the President to resolve the pending issues post the cancellation.

After Jaitley, Nitish hits back at Katju

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday slammed Press Council of India Chairman Markandey Katju for his `unsubstantiated` remarks on curbs on press freedom in the state.