30 Jan 2015
New Delhi: In a major recast of operations and corporate structure, Adani group on Friday announced demerger of all ports and power assets into two already listed firms, while transmission business would be spun out into a new company to be listed separately.
30 Jan 2015
Panaji: Goa Chief Minister Laxmikant Parsekar on Friday said that the Natarajan-Gandhi tussle could have resulted in the prolonged delay in resolving Goa's iron ore mining sector crisis.
21 Jan 2015
Ranchi: Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Wednesday directed the officials to initiate action against any government employee found guilty of their involvement in illegal mining.
20 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Tuersday granted bail to mining baron and former Karnataka Minister Gali Janardhan Reddy, who is an accused in the illegal mining case involving his Obulapuram Mining Company (OMC).
29 Jan 2015
Bengaluru: The Karnataka High Court on Thursday rejected a petition of Union Law Minister D V Sadananda Gowda's Karthik seeking dismissal of a case of rape filed against him by a Kannada starlet.
28 Jan 2015
Burdwan (WB): To bring people engaged in illegal extraction of coal from abandoned coal pits into mainstream, the district authorities have launched a number of schemes under the MGNREGA in Burdwan district.
13 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The logjam in the mines sector is expected to be cleared with the promulgation of an ordinance by the President that provides for auctioning of mines containing iron ore and others besides provision for up to five years of imprisonment for illegal mining.
06 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The new ordinance for mines and minerals will enable setting up of special courts to deal with the cases of illegal mining on a fast-track basis, while offenders will face higher penalties and imprisonment. Besides, it also seeks to empower the Centre to pass orders in case of delays by states, a source said while citing from the ordinance approved by the union Cabinet last evening.
08 Jan 2015
New Delhi: The Coal Ministry officials had "connived" with the Jindal Steel and Power Ltd, headed by former Congress MP Naveen Jindal, allowing it to "illegally" mine nearly three times more coal than permitted, claims a CBI probe into coal block allocation scam.
26 Jan 2015
New Delhi: In sync with the reverberation of national anthem with the warmth of showcasing military might and multicoloured cultural diversity at Rajpath in Delhi, states across India celebrated 66the Republic Day with much verve and patriotic feelings. Chief Ministers and Governors witnessed the parade in their respective states amidst elaborate security arrangements.