Indian PM Singh pressured to resign over "coalgate"
August 23rd, 2012
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has come under pressure to step down over India’s troubled coal sector ahead of elections in 2014, AFP reports. According to the Asahi Shimbun, the Central Bureau of Investigation is investigating “under the table” deals between state officials and private companies, causing uproar in parliament. The underpriced sales of coal concessions …