Coalgate: CBI to record the statement of key PM aide TKA Nair

Nearly one-and-a-half-years after starting probe in coalgate, CBI is likely to examine as witness TKA Nair, advisor to Prime Minister, in connection with irregularities in allocation of coal blocks.

BJP MP seeks inquiry into Coalgate issue

A BJP MP on Monday sought an inquiry into alleged allocation of two major coal blocks to private firms in an indication that the Opposition will again raise the issue in the winter session of Parliament.

CBI to file fresh FIR in coal scam

CBI will be filing a fresh case in connection with alleged irregularities in connection with allocation of coal blocks by the end of this month in which it may name a corporate and certain former officials of the Coal Ministry.

SC seeks details on power to allocate coal blocks

SC asked the central government to clarify as to who had the power to allocate coal blocks - the centre or the states.

BJP slams Sonia for defending PM on coal blocks issue

The BJP on Tuesday accused Congress chief Sonia Gandhi of "arrogance" after she dismissed its demand for the Prime Minister`s resignation on coal blocks issue.

Congress core group meets before tabling coal block report

The Congress core group met on Tuesday ahead of the tabling of the standing committee report in parliament on coal block allocations.

SC should appoint SIT on coal scam, suggests BJP

BJP demanded the resignation of Ashwani Kumar over allegations of government`s interference in CBI`s probe into coal blocks.

CBI to probe coal allotment scam in Jharkhand

Governor Syed Ahmed has approved state home department`s recommendation for a CBI probe into charges of irregularities in the allotment of coal blocks in Jharkhand.

`Odisha`s coalblock re-allocation demand depends on committee`

Union Coal Minister said only a high level committee takes decision on re-allocation of certain coal blocks earlier given to the state PSUS.

Zee News Limited releases Political Note that recommended cancellation of Coal Blocks. Shri Naveen Jindal has tried to rest his desperate charge of `Forgery’ before Delhi Police on this document!

On January 18, 2013, Zee News Ltd had brought before the Nation that yet another FIR has been slammed on it by Shri Naveen Jindal, MP.

Nitish seeks Montek`s intervention

Seeking to fast track the execution of various power projects in Bihar, CM Nitish Kumar has urged Planning Commission to facilitate early coal linkage/coal blocks.

Congress slams Chhattisgarh over coal blocks` allocation

The Congress alleged that the Chhattisgarh government`s decision to allot two coal blocks to a private firm resulted in a loss of Rs 50,000 crore to the state exchequer.

CAG a companion, not pain in neck for govt: Congress

Trying to wriggle out of the controversy over Union Minister V Narayansamy`s remarks on CAG, Cong indicated that Government will not go in for changes in the auditor`s institutional mechanism based on the "activities of a person".

BJP alleges scam in delay in cancelling coal blocks

The BJP on Friday sought to resurrect the coal allocation issue, alleging there is a "huge scam" in the cancellation of the allotments.

BJP for auction of coal blocks

The BJP leader said that an independent inquiry may be carried out in the scam by a Special Investigation Team.

Sahai denies any link with coal block of SKS Ispat

Tourism Minister Subodh Kant Sahai has denied having any links to a coal block of SKS Ispat and Power that the government has decided to cancel.

Naveen questions Centre on coal blocks to outside companies

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik questioned allocation of coal blocks to certain companies which do not have any stake in the state.

Centre attacks BJD govt in Odisha over coal blocks issue

The Centre claimed CM Naveen Patnaik had recommended allocation of a particular coal block to a private company which had earlier been allotted to another firm.

Coal blocks allocated during Koda under CBI scanner

During the two-year period, the sources said the Koda government had recommended nearly 13 coal blocks across the mineral-rich state.

Top BJP leaders` close associates too got coal blocks: Scindia

Scindia defended the coal blocks allotment process adopted by the UPA government and said it had adopted the same process set by its predecessor.