Tag Archives: Coal blocks

Coal Scam Takes New Turn: CBI Finds ‘Enough Evidence’ to Proceed Case against Birla, Parakh

CBI said it has got enough evidence to carry on against Former Coal Secretary PC Parakh, Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla and others accused in the coal bock allocation scam case to the Delhi court on Monday. A special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar reportedly said, “Arguments heard. Special Public Prosecutor states that from the overall facts and circumstances, ...

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Centre to Bring Ordiance to Re-acution of 214 Coal Blocks

The union cabinet recommended for presidential assent to an ordinance that would allow re-auction of 214 coal blocks, on Monday. This was done to resolve issues arising out of the Supreme Court cancelling allocations of those coal blocks last month. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said, "The cabinet has recommended promulgation of an ordinance to the president in order to resolve ...

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