BJP demands PM`s resignation for fair probe in ‘coalgate’

Demanding the resignation of PM, BJP said an independent probe in the coal allocation scam was not possible till he occupies the top post.

Kapil Sibal takes charge as Law Minister

Kapil Sibal on Monday assumed the charge of the Union Law Ministry, taking over from Ashwani Kumar who resigned last week after he came under attack in the Supreme Court for vetting the CBI report on the allocation of coal blocks.

Parliament paralysed again, Opposition for PM`s resignation

With a series of scams battering the government, Parliament was paralysed again on Monday.

Changes were made in draft probe report on coal scam: Dir CBI

CBI Director Ranjit Sinha admitted that changes were made in the draft report and he has given full details of this to the Supreme Court.

Parliament adjourned over coal blocks allocation row

Both Question Hour and Zero Hour became the casualty once again as members from BJP stuck to the demand.

Coalgate storm: PM meets UPA leaders

With the CBI’s report on coal scam triggering a huge political controversy, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday convened an emergency meeting of UPA allies.

CBI Chief`s meeting with Union Minister raises political storm

The opposition Bharatiya Janata Party has accused the government of trying to meddle in the affairs of the Central Bureau of Investigation.

Report on interference from political establishment speculative: CBI

CBI on Saturday termed as "speculative" reports about alleged political interference in the agency`s probe into the coal blocks allocation scam.

Coal blocks allocation: 4 accused to be on trial

Two officials of a panel of the Union Ministry of Steel, along with a private firm and its director have been ordered to be put on trial.

BJP attacks PM on corruption at national council meet

Targeting the Prime Minister, BJP on Friday accused him of leading his party and government in attacking and subverting constitutional institutions.

CBI begins probe in offshore mining licences scam

Just a week after filing cases in coal blocks allocation scam, CBI has begun probing alleged irregularities in the country`s first-ever attempt to explore untapped mineral wealth.

Jaiswal seeks CBI probe into mines allocation since 1993

Amid political storm over coal blocks allocation, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal has sought a CBI probe into mines allocation since 1993.

Shinde articulated UPA`s attitude: Shiv Sena

Commenting on Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde`s statement that coal block allocation scam would be soon forgotten, Shiv Sena on Sunday said he articulated "attitude" of the UPA government.

Like Bofors, people will forget coal issue soon: Sushilkumar Shinde

Union Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde on Sunday said the coal issue will soon fade away from public memory as happened in case of Bofors. Bofors, people wil forget coalgate : Shind

BJP targets Cong with cartoons on coal scam

Protesting against the Congress-led UPA government over the multi-crore coal block allocation scam, BJP here today exhibited cartoons mocking Congress leaders posted on various social networking sites.

Coal minister Jaiswal cleared 3 coal blocks in one hour

Ram Gopal Yadav on Tuesday accused Jaiswal of serious irregularities in the allocation of coal blocks after he took charge of the Coal Ministry.

Manmohan Singh`s policies led to `high-level corruption`: CPI(M)

CPI-M on Sunday accused Prime Minister Manmohan Singh of making policies that resulted in "high-level corruption" and demanded a probe into coal blocks allocation.

Unfair to hold PM responsible for `coalgate`: Moily

Defending Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, Corporate Affairs and Power Minister M Veerappa Moily on Saturday said it was "unfair" to hold him responsible for `coalgate`.

NDA leaders hold demonstration in Parliament on coal issue

LK Advani alleged that the UPA government has been deeply involved in corruption from 2G spectrum to Coalgate and this has angered the people across the country.

Decibels rise as Cong, BJP slug it out on coal issue

Congress has announced a week-long nationwide campaign to counter the Opposition allegations.