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Coal block scam: Special public prosecutor, judge appointed

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 22:36

On the lines of the 2G scam case, the Supreme Court Friday appointed senior counsel R.S. Cheema as the special public prosecutor in the case relating to alleged irregularities in the allocation of coal blocks before a special CBI judge.

Supreme Court appoints Special Judge, SPP for coalgate

Supreme Court appoints Special Judge, SPP for coalgate

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 18:59

The Supreme Court on Friday appointed Additional Sessions Judge Bharat Parashar to preside over the Special Court set up for exclusively holding trial in cases of coal block allocation scam.

EAC defers green nod to expansion of Sasan's 2 coal projects

EAC defers green nod to expansion of Sasan's 2 coal projects

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 18:10

A high-level panel has deferred green nod to production capacity expansion of Sasan Power's two coal mining projects in Madhya Pradesh for want of details like revised mine closure plan.

Coal scam: Special public prosecutor appointed

Coal scam: Special public prosecutor appointed

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 15:36

The Supreme Court on Friday appointed senior advocate R S Cheema as Special Public Prosecutor for trial in coal blocks allocation scam.

Australia activist escapes jail over mine hoax

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 14:34

An Australian anti-coal activist escaped jail Friday over a fake press release that temporarily wiped more than Aus$300 million (US$282 million) from the share price of mining company.

CBI registers 2 fresh cases in Coalgate scam

CBI registers 2 fresh cases in Coalgate scam

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 00:16

CBI today registered two fresh cases in coal blocks allocation scam against two firms in Jharkhand and Chhattisgarh following a direction from the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC).

'Delays in land, green nod slow down over Rs 400 cr CIL projs'

'Delays in land, green nod slow down over Rs 400 cr CIL projs'

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 19:14

Coal India projects worth at least Rs 400 crore, expected to add about 50 million tonnes in output, have been held up due to delays in environmental clearance and land acquisition, the government said Thursday.

CBI registers fresh FIR against Ranchi-based private company

CBI registers fresh FIR against Ranchi-based private company

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 17:19

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday registered a fresh FIR against a Ranchi-based private company in the coal scam.

Power projects worth Rs 36,000 cr stranded on coal shortages

Power projects worth Rs 36,000 cr stranded on coal shortages

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 16:29

To increase gas availability for power plants, the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas has taken various steps.

No tiff between CIL, NTPC on 3rd party sampling of coal: Goyal

No tiff between CIL, NTPC on 3rd party sampling of coal: Goyal

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 16:21

The issue of third party sampling of coal had also come for discussion during the Coal India board meeting held this month.

Coal scam: ED attaches assets worth Rs 186 cr of Hyderabad firm

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 14:52

The FIR was lodged after a preliminary enquiry was initiated on the reference of the Central Vigilance Commission.

Zee Media Ministerial Conclave: Coal scam led to fuel shortage at power plants, says Goyal

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 21:57

The coal scam has badly hampered the fossil fuel's production in the country which has created a huge shortage of its availability at thermal power stations, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal said on Tuesday.