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Report on coal block allocations to be submitted on Monday

NEW DELHI: The inter-ministerial group on coal block allocation will submit its report to the coal ministry on Monday as its three-day review of 29 private sector allottees, including Jindal Steel and Power and others in which relatives of politicians held positions, have concluded.

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Two killed in Assam violence

GUWAHATI:  Two persons, including a CRPF man, were killed on Saturday night as an explosion hit Guwahati and a communal clash erupted in Assam’s Dhubri town where indefinite curfew was clamped.

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Hazare announces new action plan

MUMBAI: In a statement that took his former teammates by surprise, Mr Anna Hazare on Thursday said there was no need to form a party or contest elections but instead work for an “alternative”.

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SC reserves order on CBI’s plea to cancel Amit Shah’s bail

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court today reserved its order on CBI's plea for cancellation of former Gujarat minister Amit Shah's bail in the case of fake encounter killing of gangster Sohrabuddin Sheikh and for shifting the trial of the case outside the state.

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BJP, SP protests force Parliament adjournment till Friday

NEW DELHI: Protests inside both Houses of Parliament by the Bharatiya Janata Party over coal block allocations and by the Samajwadi Party over the reservation quota bill disrupted proceedings for the 12th successive day Thursday, causing Parliament to be adjourned till Friday.

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CBI registers five cases in Coalgate

NEW DELHI: Acting in the coal block allocation scam, the CBI on Tuesday filed cases against five companies for alleged criminal conspiracy and misrepresentation of facts, naming Congress MP, Mr Vijay Darda and his brother Mr Rajendra Darda, a Maharashtra minister, in one of the FIRs.

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