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Abhishek Banerjee's wife summoned by CBI in coal scam case

21 Feb 2021

Abhishek Banerjee's wife summoned by CBI in coal scam case

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Sunday served a notice to Trinamool Congress (TMC) MP Abhishek Banerjee's wife in connection with the coal pilferage case.

Coal scam: CBI conducts raids across 3 states including Bengal

28 Nov 2020

Coal scam: CBI conducts raids across 3 states including Bengal

The Central Bureau of Investigation on Saturday launched a massive search operation, reportedly raiding around 40 sites across three states in connection with a coal mafia case.

Emergency, defense scams and more: Modi writes about Congress' blunders

20 Mar 2019

Emergency, defense scams and more: Modi writes about Congress' blunders

Institutional insult is the Congress' way, wrote Prime Minister Narendra Modi in a blog on Wednesday asking voters to "choose wisely".

#CoalScam: Delhi court convicts five, including ex-coal secretary HC Gupta

30 Nov 2018

#CoalScam: Delhi court convicts five, including ex-coal secretary HC Gupta

A Delhi court today held ex-coal secretary H C Gupta guilty of corruption and criminal conspiracy in a coal scam case relating to allotment of coal blocks in West Bengal.

Coal scam case: Three-year imprisonment to ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda

16 Dec 2017

Coal scam case: Three-year imprisonment to ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda

Former Jharkhand CM, Madhu Koda, ex-Coal Secretary HC Gupta and two others have been sentenced to three years in prison by a special CBI court in Delhi in multi-crore coal block allocation scam case.

Coal scam: Court holds ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda, others guilty

13 Dec 2017

Coal scam: Court holds ex-Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda, others guilty

A special court has held former coal secretary HC Gupta, former Jharkhand CM Madhu Koda, former Jharkhand chief secretary Ashok Kumar Basu and another person guilty of criminal conspiracy in the multi-crore coal allocation scam.

Coal Scam- Naveen Jindal, Jindal Steel execs summoned as accused

23 May 2017

Coal Scam- Naveen Jindal, Jindal Steel execs summoned as accused

Industrialist Naveen Jindal has been summoned as an accused by a special court, looking into allocation of coal blocks in Madhya Pradesh.

Coal Scam- Former coal secy handed 2-year prison sentence

22 May 2017

Coal Scam- Former coal secy handed 2-year prison sentence

Former Coal Secretary HC Gupta has been handed a 2-year sentence in the coal scam case.

Former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha booked; CBI files case

25 Apr 2017

Former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha booked; CBI files case

The Central Bureau of Investigation filed a case against former CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, under Prevention of Corruption Act (PCA).

Former CBI director Sinha admits meeting coal-scam accused

27 Jan 2017

Former CBI director Sinha admits meeting coal-scam accused

Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha admitted that he had met with people linked to the coal-scam at his residence. However, he clarified that he did not influence the probe in any way.

SC orders probe against Ranjit Sinha

23 Jan 2017

SC orders probe against Ranjit Sinha

The Supreme Court ordered a probe against former CBI chief Ranjit Sinha in the coal block allocation case.