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Row over coal Ordinance; SC rejects Centre's pleas

Government on Tuesday suffered a jolt when the Supreme Court dismissed its plea to stop private firms from challenging the validity of certain provisions of the controversial 2014 Coal Ordinance in various high courts.

Auction of coal blocks likely in December: Jaiswal

The government on Friday expressed hope that the auction of coal blocks to be allocated to the private firms would begin by December.