Congress leader seeks PM Modi's intervention in mining Odisha scam probe

Slamming the Centre for not ordering a CBI probe into mining scam in Odisha despite Shah Commission's recommendation, senior Congress leader Srikant Jena on Thursday sought intervention of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to get the scandal inquired by the premier agency.

Mining officer, accountant held in Odisha mining scam

The anti-corruption vigilance sleuths arrested two officials of steel and mines department on charge of showing undue favour to a Kolkata based industry by issuing permits for transportation of Iron Ore without valid license.

Odisha mining scam: Jena demands Patnaik`s resignation

Union Minister Srikant Jena accused Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik of colluding in a mining scam that supposedly caused a loss of Rs 4 lakh crores to the state exchequer.

Shah commission members arrive to probe mining scam in Odisha

A team of MB Shah Commission arrived in Odisha on a 12-day visit during which it will conduct field inquiries at mines in Sundargarh and Keonjhar.