Mining scam

Karnataka ex-CM denied anticipatory bail in mining scam

The anti-graft watchdog court had granted a seven-day interim bail to Kumaraswamy on May 17 in the Janthakal mining case.

Jun 13, 2017, 20:13 PM IST
Mining Scam: SIT issues fresh summons to former Goa CM Digambar Kamat

Mining Scam: SIT issues fresh summons to former Goa CM Digambar Kamat

The Special Investigation Team (SIT), probing an alleged illegal mining scam, on Friday issued fresh summons to former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat to appear before it on April 24.

Apr 21, 2017, 21:24 PM IST
Millionaire Gayatri Prajapati among two sacked by UP CM Akhilesh Yadav over embezzlement of funds

Millionaire Gayatri Prajapati among two sacked by UP CM Akhilesh Yadav over embezzlement of funds

Months ahead of the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections in 2017, Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday sacked state Mining Minister Gayatri Prajapati from his Cabinet, according to PTI report. 

Sep 12, 2016, 13:01 PM IST

Minister asks Mines Ministry to probe alleged illegal mine scam in Odisha

Union Tribal Affairs Minister Jual Oram has written a letter to his Mines and Steel counterpart Narendra Singh Tomar, asking him to order a probe into an alleged case of illegal mining in the Koida mining area of Odisha's Sundergarh District.

Oct 12, 2015, 16:18 PM IST

Congress demands SC-monitored, CBI probe into Rajasthan mining scam

The Congress on Monday once again reiterated its demand for resignation of Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje and holding a Supreme Court-monitored, Central Bureau of Investigation enquiry into alleged mining scam in the state.

Sep 28, 2015, 23:42 PM IST

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Sep 25, 2015, 19:29 PM IST

Rajasthan IAS officer Ashok Singhvi arrested for accepting bribe

Rajasthan Mining Minister Ashok Singhvi along with Pankaj Gahlot has been arrested by ACB on the charges of taking more than 20 crores bribe.

Sep 17, 2015, 13:21 PM IST

Mining scam: Search held at office of ex-Goa CM's close aide

Sleuths on Wednesday conducted a search at the office of a realtor known to be a close aide of former Goa chief minister Digambar Kamat in connection with the mining scam.

Sep 16, 2015, 17:41 PM IST

ED attaches assets over Rs 480 crore assets in ponzi, mining scam cases in Odisha

Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Thursday issued a string of orders attaching assets to the tune of about Rs 485 crore of three mining companies and a chit fund firm in connection with its money laundering probes in Odisha.

May 21, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

Goa: ED summons Radha Timblo in money laundering case

A senior ED official told PTI here that she would have to remain present at the Central agency's office here on November 18.

Nov 05, 2014, 20:29 PM IST

ED probing Goa firm Timblo in mining scam, laundering case

Sources said the agency had issued summons to the firm and its directors sometime back after it registered a criminal case in the Rs 35,000-crore Goa illegal mining scam in the beach state.

Oct 28, 2014, 21:43 PM IST

Odisha CM should step down for mining scam: Mishra

Demanding CBI probe into mining scam in Odisha, Leader of opposition in state assembly Narasingha Mishra on Friday asked Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik to step down from office to ensure fair inquiry.

Oct 24, 2014, 22:42 PM IST

BJD government in Odisha neck-deep in corruption: Congress

Accusing the BJD government in Odisha of being neck-deep in corruption, senior Congress leader Niranjan Patnaik on Thursday demanded a CBI probe into the mining scam saying an inquiry by the central agency into the chitfund scam has exposed the ruling party leaders.

Sep 18, 2014, 22:15 PM IST

Odisha mining scam: `CEC member prepared wildlife conservation plan for leaseholders`

In a case of conflict of interest, one of the members of the visiting four-member Central Empowered Committee (CEC) team, which is investigating the multi-thousand crore mining scam in Odisha, had written the wildlife conservation plan for several leaseholders who are under probe.

Jul 16, 2014, 14:56 PM IST

Congress govt knew about mining scam: Ex-Goa minister

Former Goa minister Dayanand Narvekar has alleged that the then Congress-led government had knowledge about the illegal mining scam in the state, but preferred to keep mum on it.

Mar 21, 2014, 11:32 AM IST

Police crunching data in Goa mining scam: Manohar Parrikar

Police have not made arrests in Goa`s multi-billion rupee illegal mining scam because they are busy crunching data for a judicial probe, according to Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar.

Mar 15, 2014, 09:17 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj criticises BJP`s step to reinduct Sriramulu

Despite strong public opposition by Sushma Swaraj, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) inducted BSR Congress Chief B Sriramulu back after its top brass decided to allow his entry, but not his party`s merger.

Mar 14, 2014, 23:24 PM IST

Mining scam one of the reasons for CPI not having tie up with BJD: Bardhan

CPI said the mining scam, into which it has been demanding a CBI probe, was among the other factors which prompted the left party not to enter into seat adjustment with ruling BJD in Odisha.

Mar 14, 2014, 00:43 AM IST

BJP seeks clarification on CBI-Naveen meet

BJP demanded clarification from Odisha CM and CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on their meeting saying "people wants to know what transpired between them.

Mar 04, 2014, 21:59 PM IST

Oppn demands CBI probe in mining scam, Naveen Patnaik`s resignation

The opposition Congress and BJP today demanded resignation of Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik over the reported leak of the `excerpts of Justice M B Shah Comission of Inquiry` on a news portal.

Feb 01, 2014, 22:27 PM IST