Goa mining scam

Iron ore trader arrested in Goa mining scam

The Special Investigation Team (SIT) of Goa crime branch has arrested an iron ore trader in connection with a multi-crore mining scam.

Jun 30, 2017, 11:44 AM IST

Ex-Goa CM Digambar Kamat granted bail in illegal mining case

Former Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat was granted ex-parte anticipatory bail by a trial court here on Monday, over the Rs 35,000 crore illegal mining case which is under investigation.

Apr 24, 2017, 13:56 PM IST
Goa mining scam: Court grants ex-parte interim bail to ex-CM Digambar Kamat

Goa mining scam: Court grants ex-parte interim bail to ex-CM Digambar Kamat

The Panaji District and Sessions Court on Monday granted ex-parte interim bail to former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat in connection with the 2013 mining scam case.

Apr 24, 2017, 12:59 PM IST

Will quit as MLA if bribery allegations proved: Ex-Goa CM Rane

 Former Goa chief minister Pratapsingh Rane today said he would step down as an MLA if allegations that he had sought and accepted bribe to clear a file for mining activity, are proved against him during probe.

Mar 26, 2015, 22:45 PM IST

Goa mining scam: Two Congress ex-CMs named in FIR

Goa`s Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Monday filed an FIR against two former Congress Chief Ministers Digambar Kamat and Pratapsingh Rane.

Oct 08, 2013, 00:28 AM IST

File FIR in mining scam, HC tells Goa govt

The Bombay High Court bench in Panaji on Tuesday directed the Goa government to file an FIR against over 150 people.

Mar 26, 2013, 15:29 PM IST

Mining closure: GMPF slams former Lokayukta Hegde

Former Karnataka Lokayukta Justice (retd) Santosh Hegde drew flak from the Goa Mining People`s Front for insinuating that illegal mining was akin to Underworld activities.

Mar 25, 2013, 15:49 PM IST

Goa mining workers returning to farming

The suspension of mining activity in Goa has forced those dependent on iron ore extraction industry to turn back to farming, which they had left after the belt became the country`s mining heartland.

Mar 06, 2013, 11:24 AM IST

Former Goa CM, cabinet minister involved in mining scam: Parrikar

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday said that a former Congress chief minister and a cabinet minister were involved in illegal mining.

Jan 21, 2013, 13:00 PM IST

BJP seeks Kamat`s resignation as MLA

BJP demanded the resignation of former chief minister Digambar Kamat as Congress MLA following his indictment by Shah commission for illegal mining.

Sep 13, 2012, 22:28 PM IST

Goa mining scam worth Rs 34,935 crore: Shah Commission

The Justice MB Shah Commission report, which was tabled in Parliament, says that Goa`s iron ore mining scam is worth nearly Rs.35,000 crore.

Sep 07, 2012, 21:55 PM IST

BJP demands central inquiry into Goa mining scam

The Goa unit of BJP has began a campaign against Chief Minister Digambar Kamat accusing him of patronising illegal mining in the state.

Oct 19, 2011, 17:41 PM IST

Mining scam: Goa CM meets Sonia Gandhi

Against the backdrop of allegations pertaining to illegal mining, Goa Chief Minister Digambar Kamat has met Congress president Sonia Gandhi here.

Oct 13, 2011, 13:16 PM IST

BJP puts Goa mining scam at Rs 25,000 crore

Manohar Parrikar accused assembly speaker Pratapsingh Rane of trying to protect `someone` involved in illegal mining scam.

Oct 07, 2011, 19:38 PM IST

BJP puts Goa mining scam at Rs 25,000 crore

BJP took on the govt for not tabling the PAC report in the Goa Assembly.

Oct 07, 2011, 19:25 PM IST

Goa mining scam: Cong not in hurry to take action

The party leadership has maintained it
will take action only after their involvement is proved.

Sep 29, 2011, 18:31 PM IST

Goa mining scam worth Rs 10,000 cr: Cong legislator

Goa’s Congress legislator Dayanand Narvekar in a memorandum submitted to the Shah Commission has estimated the total illegal mining in the state at about Rs 10,000 crore.

Sep 17, 2011, 19:03 PM IST

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