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Coal Scam


Coal block scam: CBI court takes cognizance of offences against senior bureaucrats

January 17, 2022 1:27 pm

The two public servants who were arraigned as accused in the chargesheet were identified as Harish Chandra Gupta, the former secretary, and Kuljeet Singh Kropha, the former joint secretary of the Ministry.

Coal scam: Supreme Court replaces judge hearing cases since 2014 with two special judges

April 06, 2021 5:46 am

Judges Arun Bharadwaj and Sanjay Bansal, both district and sessions judges heading special CBI courts, will now hear over 40 cases relating to the coal scam.

HC declines to stay conviction of former Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda in coal scam case

May 22, 2020 5:33 pm

Koda was held guilty of corruption and conspiracy, by a trial court in 2017, in allocation of a Jharkhand-based coal block to Kolkata-based company Vini Iron and Steel Udyog Ltd (VISUL).

Delhi court orders framing of charges against Naveen Jindal, 4 others in coal scam case

July 01, 2019 1:36 pm

The court ruled that Jindal and the others be put on trial for offences allegedly committed under sections 420 (cheating) and 120-B (criminal conspiracy) of the Indian Penal Code.

Coal scam: Order on quantum of punishment to ex secy HC Gupta, five others on Dec 5

December 03, 2018 2:16 pm

The CBI sought a maximum of seven years imprisonment for the five convicted persons and imposition of heavy fine on the private firm.

Coal scam: Court allows Naveen Jindal to travel abroad

October 16, 2018 6:57 pm

The court, however, imposed certain conditions on Naveen Jindal after the application was opposed by special public prosecutor N K Matta and advocate Samvedna Verma on behalf of the Enforcement Directorate (ED).

Coal scam: Court frames additional charge against Naveen Jindal

August 16, 2018 1:40 pm

All the accused have denied the allegations levelled against them and said there was no evidence to show that there was any conspiracy during the coal block allocation process.

Jharkhand coal scam: Court orders framing of additional charge of abetment of bribery against Naveen Jindal

July 13, 2018 4:46 pm

During Friday's proceedings, the special court observed that though the charge of bribery is made out against Dasari Narayan Rao, the charge will not be framed against him as he is not alive.

Coal scam probe against CBI director Ranjit Sinha slow, says Supreme Court

January 16, 2018 4:09 am

The court will now take up the matter in the second week of March.

Coal scam case: Substantial progress made in probe against Ranjit Sinha, SIT tells SC

January 15, 2018 5:23 pm

The apex court slammed the investigation agencies CBI and ED for the 'slow progress'


Coal scam: Manmohan Singh's daughters attend court hearing

April 01, 2015 6:43 pm

Daughters of Former PM Manmohan Singh, Upinder Singh and Daman Singh, at the Supreme Court in New Delhi on Wednesday.

Sonia Gandhi leads march in support of Manmohan Singh

March 12, 2015 5:20 pm

Singh was coal minister for at least a part of the time when the alleged “inefficient” allocations were made.