Coal block allocation scam

Coal scam case: SC pulls up CBI over slow progress of investigation

Coal scam case: SC pulls up CBI over slow progress of investigation

Expressing displeasure over the slow progress of investigation in the coal block allocation cases, Supreme Court on Monday slammed Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).

Aug 21, 2017, 15:21 PM IST

SC won't modify order directing probe against ex-CBI director

The Supreme Court on Monday refused to modify its order asking the CBI Director to constitute a SIT to probe charges of "prima facie abuse of authority" by the agency's former Director Ranjit Sinha in the coal block allocation scam.

Jan 31, 2017, 00:24 AM IST
Coal scam: Ex-Coal Secy says, don't want advocate whose fee I cannot pay; will face trial from jail

Coal scam: Ex-Coal Secy says, don't want advocate whose fee I cannot pay; will face trial from jail

In a U-turn, ex-Coal Secretary HC Gupta, an accused in several coal scam cases, today withdrew his application seeking to pull out a personal bail bond in a case involving MP-based Kamal Sponge Steel and Power Ltd (KSSPL) and others and face trial from jail.

Aug 27, 2016, 14:57 PM IST

AG to decide whether report on Ranjit Sinha be made public

The Supreme Court on Wednesday asked Attorney General Mukul Rohatgi if the report on the meetings between former CBI director Ranjit Sinha and some accused in coal block allocation scam be made public.

Apr 06, 2016, 21:41 PM IST
Coal scam: Ex-Coal Secy H C Gupta, five others summoned as accused

Coal scam: Ex-Coal Secy H C Gupta, five others summoned as accused

Former Coal Secretary H C Gupta and five others, including two senior public servants, have been summoned as accused by a special court in a coal scam case pertaining to alleged irregularities in allocation of coal blocks in West Bengal.

Feb 08, 2016, 21:13 PM IST

Coal scam: Court to pass order on CBI's final report on July 21

A special court on Friday deferred till next week its order on CBI's final probe report in a coal block allocation scam case allegedly involving Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda and others.

Jul 17, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Coal scam: Special court commences trial in JIPL's case

Besides JIPL, its two directors R S Rungta and R C Rungta are facing trial for alleged offences under sections 120-B (criminal conspiracy), 467 (forgery of a valuable security), 468 (forgery for the purpose of cheating), 420 (cheating) and 471 (using as genuine a forged document) of the IPC.

Jun 03, 2015, 17:58 PM IST

Coal scam: Decision to allocate coal taken by ex-PM Manmohan Singh, says Rao

While seeking bail, the counsel appearing for Rao told Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar that the then Prime Minister also held the Coal portfolio at that time.

May 22, 2015, 16:05 PM IST

Coal scam: Naveen Jindal, Rao, Koda and seven others get bail

The court also directed the accused not to leave India without its prior permission and fixed the matter for further hearing on June 1.

May 22, 2015, 11:35 AM IST

Coal scam: Naveen Jindal, DN Rao, Madhu Koda and others get bail

Naveen Jindal, Dasari Narayan Rao, Madhu Koda and 12 others were given bail on personal bond of Rs 1 lakh each.

May 22, 2015, 10:21 AM IST

Coal scam: RSPL and its three top officials put on trial

Charges are framed under sections 120B() read with 420 of IPC against all the four accused. Charge under section 420 of IPC is made out against RSPL and accused Udit Rathi.

May 19, 2015, 11:14 AM IST
Coal scam case: SC to decide on plea for SIT probe against ex-CBI chief Ranjit Sinha today

Coal scam case: SC to decide on plea for SIT probe against ex-CBI chief Ranjit Sinha today

The Supreme Court will on Thursday pronounce its verdict on a plea filed by an NGO seeking a probe by a Special Investigating Team (SIT) against former CBI chief Ranjit Sinha for allegedly scuttling the probe into a coal block allocation scam case.

May 14, 2015, 09:58 AM IST

Coal scam: Naveen Jindal, Koda, 13 others summoned as accused

Congress leader and industrialist Naveen Jindal and 14 others, including former Minister of State for Coal Dasari Narayan Rao and ex-Jharkhand Chief Minister Madhu Koda, were Wednesday summoned as accused by a Special court in the Jharkhand's Amarkonda Murgadangal coal block allocation scam case.

May 06, 2015, 16:38 PM IST

Coal scam case: Court fixes July 15 for hearing

A special court on Wednesday fixed July 15 for hearing a coal block allocation scam case in which the Supreme Court had on April 1 stayed the summons issued against former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, industrialist Kumar Mangalam Birla and others.

Apr 08, 2015, 11:47 AM IST

Coal scam: ED attaches property worth Rs 2.25 cr of Dasari Narayan Rao

The Enforcement Directorate on Monday provisionally attached assets worth Rs.2.25 crore belonging to former Union Minister of State for Coal Dasari Narayana Rao in connection with a coal block allo

Mar 30, 2015, 20:28 PM IST

States seek transfer of Rs 6,150 cr coal block levies: Goyal

The Coal Ministry has received requests from various coal/lignite bearing states for transfer of additional levy of Rs 6,149.6 crore collected by the Centre from the owners of operational blocks cancelled by the Supreme Court, Parliament was informed Thursday.

Mar 19, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

Coal auction: Govt names 8 winners in 2nd lot; withholds 6 names

The names of successful firms pertaining to six coal blocks that went under the hammer in the second lot are missing from the government's list of winning bidders.

Mar 16, 2015, 22:44 PM IST

Fully concious about seriousness of case involving ex-PM: Court

A special court Wednesday observed it was "fully conscious" about the seriousness of the Talabira II coal block allocation allegedly involving a former Prime Minister and a top industrialist but only a prima facie opinion was required to be formed at this stage to summon them as accused.

Mar 11, 2015, 23:49 PM IST

Coal Minister can't give go by to established procedure: Court

Coal Minister cannot give a go by to the established procedure and guidelines on the issue of coal block allocation while exercising discretion conferred on him as any contravention of the settled process would be "clearly bad in law", a special court observed Wednesday.

Mar 11, 2015, 21:24 PM IST

BBV: Former PM Manmohan Singh examined by CBI in coal scam

Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is said to have been examined by CBI in connection with the coal block allocation scam, according to sources.

Jan 21, 2015, 00:09 AM IST