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BJP using weapon of communalism: Sriprakash Jaiswal

Senior Congress leader Sriprakash Jaiswal on Saturday alleged that BJP is using the "weapon of communalism" as it is on the brink of a defeat in Bihar Assembly Elections.

Oct 31, 2015, 17:23 PM IST

Steps at ground level needed to clean Ganga: Jaiswal

Hitting out at the centre's ambitious Namami Gange programme, Former Union minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Sunday asserted that Ganga will not be cleaned unless the initiatives are taken on the ground level.

Jun 07, 2015, 22:50 PM IST

Don't make an issue out of Rahul's absence: Jaiswal

Senior Congress leader Sriprakash Jaiswal on Tuesday asked the media not to create an issue out of Rahul Gandhi's absence and said the party vice-president is likely to address the April 19 Farmers' Rally in Delhi.

Apr 14, 2015, 18:28 PM IST

Posters demanding Rahul Gandhi's resignation ''a plot against the party'': Congress

Condemning the poster demanding the resignation of Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, party leader and former Kanpur MP Sriprakash Jaiswal on Sunday said the act was a conspiracy against the party. 

Mar 01, 2015, 11:31 AM IST

Supreme Court cancels 214 coal blocks allocated since 1993- Part II

The Supreme Court on Wednesday cancelled all the coal blocks allocated since 1993, except four vested with the NTPC and other public sector undertakings.

Sep 24, 2014, 20:59 PM IST

How will hike in rail fare bring good days, asks Sriprakash Jaiswal

Taking a dig at BJP, senior Congress leader Sriprakash Jaiswal today asked the ruling party if increase in railway fares and freight charges will bring good days promised by them.

Jun 24, 2014, 02:36 AM IST

Sriprakash Jaiswal leads protest march against power cuts

Former coal minister Sriprakash Jaiswal today led a protest march against unscheduled power cuts in the City.

May 28, 2014, 23:25 PM IST

Murli Manohar Joshi trounces Jaiswal in Kanpur

BJP veteran Murli Manohar Joshi today won Kanpur Parliamentary constituency, defeating Union coal minister Sriprakash Jaiswal by 2,22,946 votes.

May 17, 2014, 00:18 AM IST

Seven Union Ministers taste humiliating defeat in UP

All seven UPA ministers, including Salman Khurshid, Ajit Singh and Sriprakash Jaiswal, who contested in Uttar Pradesh have suffered defeat.

May 16, 2014, 23:20 PM IST

Manmohan Singh couldn`t understand coalition politics: Sriprakash Jaiswal

In comments that reflect badly on Prime Minister Manmohan Singh`s political acumen, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Tuesday said that the PM could not understand coalition politics.

Apr 22, 2014, 14:40 PM IST

Stop baseless allegations against me: Sriprakash Jaiswal

Union Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Sunday asked BJP leaders to stop their baseless allegations against him in the coal scam, saying the case was in Supreme Court.

Apr 20, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

Congress is soul of the country, can`t be wiped out: Jaiswal

Union minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Thursday said those who have given the slogan of a "Congress-free India" were unaware of the fact that it was not just a political party, but the soul of the country.

Apr 04, 2014, 00:35 AM IST

Coal scam a major issue in Sriprakash Jaiswal`s constituency

Coal block scam has become major issue in Kanpur Lok Sabha constituency of Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal, with his BJP rival Murli Manohar Joshi and Mahmood Rehmani of AAP attacking him.

Mar 25, 2014, 00:00 AM IST

Govt receives 32 applications from companies for 4 coal mines

The Coal Ministry has received 32 applications from companies like NMDC and RINL in response to the notice inviting applications for allocation of four coal blocks on tariff-based bidding.

Feb 21, 2014, 15:12 PM IST

Cabinet gives nod for coal regulator through executive order

A regulator for the coal sector would be set up through an executive order, the government said Thursday.

Feb 20, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

Cabinet may take up coal regulator proposal tomorrow

The Cabinet is expected to consider Thursday the proposal for setting up a regulator for the coal sector through an executive order.

Feb 19, 2014, 19:57 PM IST

Nothing new in Modi`s Chai pe Charcha: Sriprakash Jaiswal

Union Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Friday said there was nothing novel about BJP`s Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi`s `Chai pe Charcha` programme.

Feb 14, 2014, 20:11 PM IST

Coal India rejig only after analysing Deloitte report: Jaiswal

A decision on restructuring of Coal India will be taken only after analysing the consultant's report on the matter, Union Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal said Thursday.

Feb 13, 2014, 19:01 PM IST

Regulatory hurdles bigger challenge than technological one: CIL

Policy and regulatory hurdles are bigger challenges than technological handicap for higher coal output and conducive guidelines are needed to promote underground mining, CIL Chairman S Narsing Rao said Thursday.

Feb 13, 2014, 18:23 PM IST

Jaiswal to send notice to Kejriwal on corruption allegations

A day after Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal named him in a list of corrupt politicians, Coal Minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Saturday hit out at him saying he did not need any certificate from any leader or party on probity.

Feb 01, 2014, 23:47 PM IST