New coal blocks auction process could come under CAG scanner

New coal blocks auction process could come under CAG scanner.

Congress should apologise to 'poor, tribals' over coal scam: BJP

BJP on Sunday sought an apology from Congress for its "arbitrary" allocation of coal blocks and said the previous UPA dispensation headed by the party stood exposed following the positive response to the Narendra Modi government's move to auction off coal blocks.

CPI(M) attacks govt for ordinance on e-auction of coal blocks

CPI(M) on Wednesday attacked the Narendra Modi government for issuing an ordinance to allow e-auction of coal blocks for private parties, saying it "completely nullifies" the Coal Nationalisation Act of 1973 and no such decision can be taken without Parliament approval.

Quashing of 214 coal blocks 'first effective blow' to crony capitalism: JD-U

JD(U) on Wednesday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to quash the allocation of 214 of the 218 coal blocks allotted since 1993 and said it was the first effective blow to "crony capitalism".

Coal blocks allocation: CBI to file first FIR soon

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will be submitting five FIRs in the coal blocks allocation scam, reports said on Monday.

CBI finds no criminality in allocation of 60 coal blocks

CBI has found no criminality in the allocation of about 60 coal blocks, which are likely to be taken out of the purview of its ongoing probe after taking the Supreme Court`s permission.

Coal scam: Congress rejects BJP`s demand for PM`s resignation

Congress dismissed BJP demand for resignation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in the wake of the Centre`s admission before the Supreme Court that something went wrong with coal blocks allocation.

CBI got all relevant coal files: Agency might tell SC

The CBI is likely to inform the Supreme Court that it has received all the relevant files related to coal block allocation scam.

EXCLUSIVE: Commendable that PM took responsibility, says Parakh

Former coal secretary Prakash Chandra Parakh hailed the Prime Minister for expressing his willingness to be questioned by the Central Bureau of Investigation in the coal blocks allocation case.

PM `absolutely right` in allocating mine to Hindalco: Montek

Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Monday termed the decision to allot Talabira-II coal mine to Hindalco by the Prime Minister as "absolutely right".

CPI(M) attacks Anand Sharma for his remarks on coal scam

CPI(M) on Friday attacked Commerce Minister Anand Sharma for his statements on CBI naming a leading industrialist in the coal scam, saying it was a "blatant" attempt to influence the case.

Face difficulty in functioning as an independent agency: CBI to SC

The CBI told the apex court that it was functioning in the iron grip of bureaucrats and that it was difficult to function as an independent agency.

Coal blocks allocation scam: Efforts on to trace missing files, Centre tells SC

The Centre on Tuesday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court in the coal blocks allocation scam.

Government under fire over missing coal files

Government on Monday came under sharp attack on the issue of crucial files of Coal ministry going missing

Coalgate: Missing files hampering probe, says CBI

CBI is likely to inform the Supreme Court that missing of files related to coal block allocation scam is hampering its probe in the case.

Some files of coal blocks allocation missing, admits Jaiswal

Union Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Friday admitted that some files pertaining to coal blocks allocated from 1993 to 2005 have gone missing.

Anna Hazare seeks PM`s resignation over coal scam

Anna Hazare demanded that PM Manmohan Singh should step down from his post, accepting "moral responsibility" for the coal blocks allocation scam.

Kapil Sibal briefs PM on SC observations on CBI probe into Coalgate

Law Minister Kapil Sibal on Thursday briefed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on the apex court`s observations on into coal blocks allocation scam probe.

Coal blocks allocation files missing from govt custody: BJP leader

BJP leader Kirit Somaiya on Saturday alleged the files sought by CBI in connection with coal blocks allocations in Maharashtra were missing from state government`s custody.

Permission to question Gupta denied to shield PM: Javadekar

BJP alleged that government`s rejection of CBI plea to question former coal secretary H C Gupta was to "shield" Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.