Tuesday, Dec 06, 2022

coal block allocation


Corruption in coal block allocation: CBI seeks life term for former Union minister, 5 others

October 15, 2020 1:12 am

The case pertains to allocation of Brahmadiha coal block in Giridih, Jharkhand, to Castron Technologies Ltd (CTL) in 1999. The court will pronounce its sentencing order on October 26.

Most coal blocks already allotted and surrendered as allottees ‘failed to develop within deadline’

June 26, 2020 11:43 am

Experts noted that the surrender of these blocks did not indicate any issues with the mining potential of these blocks as many were surrendered after the allottees did not develop the blocks for production in line with timelines agreed upon.

Coal comfort

January 09, 2020 11:46 pm

Easing of regulations for mining is welcome. Government should now ensure speedy auctions, and faster clearances,

Government approves allocation of 5 coal blocks, to generate Rs 17,136 crore revenue

December 05, 2019 6:23 pm

The revenue of Rs 17,136 crore will be generated over a period of 30 years.

Court orders trial of UPA Minister Rao, ex-CM Koda, Jindal in coal block case

April 30, 2016 7:44 am

The accused will be facing trial for criminal conspiracy and under sections of the Prevention of Corruption Act

Coal block allocation: Rungtas move Delhi High Court against conviction

April 30, 2016 4:16 am

Senior advocates Kapil Sibal and K V Vishwanathan appeared on behalf of the Rungtas, who have been convicted for criminal conspiracy and cheating by a special CBI court and sentenced to four years of rigorous imprisonment.

Coal scam: Charges framed in Kesla block allocation case

May 20, 2015 3:10 am

The case pertains to alleged irregularities in allocation of Kesla North coal block in Chhattisgarh to RSPL.

Coal blocks: CBI registers 40th FIR

April 02, 2015 1:42 am

The CBI on Wednesday registered a case against private firm M/s B S Ispat.

The Hindalco contradiction

March 24, 2015 12:00 am

On coal, Manmohan Singh made the case for auctions. And also took the discredited allotment route.

Explained: Coal scam - Manmohan Singh in the dock

March 12, 2015 11:22 am

The court has directed Singh and five other accused to appear before it on April 8.